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Spartans Clinch a share of Sub District Title

  In a football season where you expect the unexpected, a shorthanded Orono team lost a hard nosed football game to 5A Spring Lake Park 14-0 and won a Sub District Co-Championship.  The Spartans were scheduled to play DeLaSalle in the final game of the 2020 regular season.  With the Islanders forced to cancel due

Spartans fall to St. Louis Park

Coming off a challenging week of Zoom practices due to COVID the Spartans showed no early signs of the week away from practice.  Orono marched down the field on the opening drive of the game and finished it off with a 12 yard touchdown pass from Teddy Deters to Noah Arneson for a 7-0 lead. 

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Spartans Topple Wildcats – Big 2nd Half Propels Orono to Win

  After three consecutive road games, Orono finally had it’s first home game Friday night facing rival Waconia, the third consecutive 5A school on the Spartan schedule.  Behind it’s ball hawking, run stopping defense, big plays from it’s seniors, and big contributions from younger players, Orono rallied to a 26-6 victory.  “It was great to

Spartans Upset #1 Chaska 24-14

Orono came into the game as an underdog. On the road for the third straight week and facing a very tough Chaska Hawk team. The Spartans used that underdog role as inspiration throughout the week and on a chilly late October Friday night, delivered their own October surprise beating Chaska in every phase of the

Orono Football Upends Cooper

Exciting finish seals 22-13 road win. Since the move to District football schedules, the toughest part of Orono’s schedule comes when they step up to play 5A schools.  That test for 2020 started on Friday night against the #8 class 5A Cooper Hawks.  Orono was looking to build on it’s dominant win at Benilde St

Spartans Dominate in Season Opener

High school football is back!  On a beautiful October evening, coach McPherson took his 2020 Orono Spartans on the road against an always tough and well prepared Benilde St. Margaret’s team.   The Orono formula of running behind a big and tough offensive line with a duel threat rushing attack combined with a run stuffing turnover

Registration for Football is Open

Here is the link for MyPaymentPlus access.  There is no more FeePay. The link can be found on the front page of the district website.   The parents will need to be registered and then they can register for the sports they choose.  Please note:  The directions on this link, follow them it will help and