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Sheldon senior guard Xavion Brown attempts a dunk in the fourth quarter of a basketball game between Jesuit  and Sheldon on Saturday, Feb. 1.

Jesuit falls to perennial powerhouse

February 4, 2020

ELK GROVE — When a member of the Sheldon High School basketball team steals the ball from an opponent, it usually results in one outcome: a highlight-reel dunk on the other end, sometimes over a helpless defender. Even without 4-star recruit and 6-fo...

Jesuit guard Chris Holley '21 handles the ball for the Marauders

Sac-Joaquin Section’s top two teams set to face off

January 30, 2020

In a game featuring the Sac-Joaquin Section’s best two teams, fans should be excited as Jesuit High School Sacramento battles the Sheldon High School Huskies this Saturday, Feb. 1.  Jesuit, the Sac-Joaquin Section’s No. 2 team according to MaxP...

To cheat or not to cheat

To cheat or not to cheat

January 30, 2020

What is cheating? Cheating could be a lot of different things. Cheating in a relationship, on a test, or in a game. Any form of cheating is wrong, but is in human nature to cheat?  According to a study by Caveon, 80% of “high-achieving” high school students admit to cheating. If almo...

Student Carter Wink '20 participates in Jesuit's annual Blood Drive.

Students donate 46 pints of blood in annual Blood Drive

January 23, 2020

The Blood Drive is Jesuit High School’s annual tradition of giving blood. This life-saving practice has been at Jesuit for more than 20 years, and its most recent entry was last Thursday, Jan. 16. This year, Jesuit collectively donated 46 pints of blood. This n...

Jesuit rugby player Hunter Modlin '20 passes the ball in a home game last season.

Jesuit Rugby looks to another National Championship

January 21, 2020

The Jesuit High School Rugby Program has a history of success. With 10 National Championships since 1999, the rugby team hopes to continue the legacy with another strong season. The varsity team is under the leadership of new Head Coach Andrew Acosta w...

Jesuit to honor Martin Luther King Jr. in liturgy  

Jesuit to honor Martin Luther King Jr. in liturgy  

January 16, 2020

The Mass for Peace and Justice in the Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. has been a long-standing tradition for Jesuit High School.  In typical fashion, the mass plans to highlight the accomplishments of Martin Luther King Jr. There will be quotes dis...

Jesuit suffers first Delta League loss to Franklin

Jesuit suffers first Delta League loss to Franklin

January 16, 2020

Looking to keep a perfect Delta League record, the Jesuit High School Marauders came up short in a 70-59 loss to the Franklin High School Wildcats on Wednesday.  The result marks Franklin’s second straight Delta League win as the team defeated Ple...

Jesuit soccer readies for Davis showdown

Jesuit soccer readies for Davis showdown

January 14, 2020

On the afternoon of Jan. 15, the Jesuit High School Marauders will battle the Davis High School Blue Devils at Playfields Park in Davis. The Marauders look to continue their success after amassing a perfect league record with wins over Elk Grove High...

Jesuit defeats Christian Brothers in overtime thriller

Jesuit defeats Christian Brothers in overtime thriller

January 7, 2020

In arguably the Sac-Joaquin Section’s most thrilling game this season, the Jesuit High School Marauders pulled off a 60-59 overtime win against the Christian Brothers High School Falcons on Saturday. The win marks Jesuit’s fifth consecutive victory...

A poster from the movie

Fahey’s Film Reviews: Parasite

January 2, 2020

Everyone knows the famous saying “the grass is greener on the other side.” This proverb, however, is challenged by Korean director Bong Joon-ho in his film, “Parasite,” which pits the different classes of society together in his darkly comedic t...

Renewed emphasis on the Grad at Grad

Renewed emphasis on the Grad at Grad

December 27, 2019

For over a decade, the Examen prayer enriches each afternoon at Jesuit High School Sacramento, winding down every school day with a reflection rooted in Ignatian spirituality, but this past year the Daily Examen has seen a small change. The Examen...

Perimeter shooting leads Jesuit to third place in Fr. Barry Christmas Classic

Perimeter shooting leads Jesuit to third place in Fr. Barry Christmas Classic

December 20, 2019

Pitted against talented basketball programs from the U.S. and Canada, the Jesuit High School Marauders notched a 3rd place finish at the 46th annual Fr. Barry Christmas Classic last week.  The seven other high schools competing were Garces Memorial High...