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From tryout to blowout

From tryout to blowout

July 20, 2018

When he was a kid, Eric Cervantes ’18 never thought he was going to play football. “My biggest struggle playing football was being undersized,” said Eric. But when he came to Jesuit High School, his friends recommended it. He tried it out...

Story: Scientists build underwater robot to save their organization from financial downfall

Story: Scientists build underwater robot to save their organization from financial downfall

July 20, 2018

The original transcription with information for an article about Jesuit robotics did not work as expected. Since campers, then, could not write an article with inside information on robotics, it was decided that they should write an imaginative story (albei...

Defender reflects on the season

Defender reflects on the season

July 19, 2018

By their standards, Jesuit High School varsity soccer team started off slow last season, losing three games early on. For defender Grant Gini ’19, the low point of the season was the 0-1 loss to Folsom High School. “It’s tough overcoming a loss,” said G...

A team’s responsibility

A team’s responsibility

July 19, 2018

Devin Flores ’18, the safety and punter for the Jesuit high school varsity football team, brings a versatile level of skill to the team, no matter what position he is playing. But even with skill, playing football isn’t an easy sport. Cooperation is e...

When the tough gets going

When the tough gets going

July 19, 2018

In the last game of the season, soccer star Grant Gini ’19 helped Jesuit High School’s varsity soccer team fight against McClatchy High School by playing strong defense. But even with their best efforts, they still lost 2-1. “We should have...

Inside a rugby player’s time at Jesuit

Inside a rugby player’s time at Jesuit

July 18, 2018

For the last two seasons, Eric Cervantes ’20 played every minute of every game for the Jesuit High School varsity rugby team. During the last season, Eric played in the state championship game against an opposing team that had six players over 250 p...

Shortstop prepares for the future

July 17, 2018

The Jesuit High School baseball team had a rough start to their 2017-2018 season, losing their very first four games. Yet, shortstop Tyler White ’18 not only knew that the teams they lost to were high-ranking. He knew that his team could do better. ...