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A little football and a lot of rugby

A little football and a lot of rugby

July 19, 2018

At the 2016-2017 National Championship in Kansas City, the Jesuit High School varsity rugby team faced some challenges. Before the tournament, many of their key players started getting food poisoning and battled dehydration. Their chances of bringing home ...

Opinion: Beckham Jr. is (almost) the best wide receiver in the league

Opinion: Beckham Jr. is (almost) the best wide receiver in the league

July 19, 2018

When I think of the wide receivers that have made the most impact on the NFL in such a short amount of time, three names come to my mind: Randy Moss, Terrell Owens, and Odell Beckham Jr. I know the last one’s crazy because Beckham Jr. is still playing in...

Stronger by swimming

Stronger by swimming

July 18, 2018

Jesuit High School varsity swimmer Adam Olsen ’19 has been swimming since he was four years old. Before Jesuit, he swam on a recreational team called the Arden Park Dolphins. Years later, he moved to the Glen Oaks Sea Lions and still swims there whe...

Chocolate-y drama

Chocolate-y drama

July 18, 2018

Even though Gabe Rogers ’19 is 17 years old, he played as a 96 year-old Grandpa Joe in Jesuit High School’s latest production, Wonka. The main character of Wonka, Charlie, lives with his grandparents and parents in a shack next to a chocolate factory...

A real foodie

A real foodie

July 18, 2018

Head Chef Trang Chung and the rest of the Jesuit cooking staff makes over 400 pizzas a day while serving hundreds of students. They partner with local farmers and suppliers and provide students with fresh foods that put the body and mind in nirvana. T...

Shortstop superstar

July 16, 2018

In the previous baseball season at Jesuit High School, the varsity team had some trouble. They started off with a record of zero wins and four losses. However, the starting shortstop for the team, Tyler White ’18, always kept his faith that the team wo...