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Saints Grade 12’s Playing Junior Hockey Out Of Town

Saints Grade 12’s Playing Junior Hockey Out Of Town

Louis Sujir, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year two grade 12 Saints have left to pursue their hockey careers. Chris Douglas is playing with the Red Deer Rebels of the WHL and Jackson Munro is playing with the Meritt Centennials of the BCHL. Douglas a 6’0 right winger is returning to Red Deer after playing the second half of last season...

Canucks Season Preview

Canucks Season Preview

Ben Steiner, Chief Magician

October 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

  October 4th 2017- With the Canucks set to open their season against Edmonton on Saturday, the Creed previews what could be on tap for the Canucks this season. After finishing 28th and 29th in the past two seasons, the good news for the Canucks, is there is only one direction to go t...

A Strong Start for the St. George’s Senior Swim Team

A Strong Start for the St. George’s Senior Swim Team

Jay Luo, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Sports

A solid start to a sport season is imperative to the success that a team will have later on in the year. Competitive sports serves as an essential part of the collective student identity at St. George’s and over the years, the school has been building an impressive legacy in competitive sports. On ...

2nd XI Opens At Home Against Jules-Verne

2nd XI Opens At Home Against Jules-Verne

Ryan Sangha, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

On September 19 the St. George’s 2nd XI soccer team faced Jules-Verne. The weather conditions were excellent for the match. Jules-Verne were able to have a strong start, scoring two goals in the opening ten minutes. However, St. Georges came back to tie it 2-2 just before the end of the first half....

Varsity Basketball Completes Preliminary Fitness Testing

Varsity Basketball Completes Preliminary Fitness Testing

Louis Sujir, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

The St. George’s Varsity basketball team held preliminary fitness testing throughout the week of September 11th for students looking to tryout for the team in November. The purpose of the testing was to get a baseline feel for where all the players are athletically at this point. The team will be ho...

Start of 10B Soccer Season

Start of 10B Soccer Season

Samir Dattani, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On September 6, 55 grade 10’s tried out to be on the St. George’s soccer team. It was a hard fought two days, with boys playing their hearts out to get onto the roster. Once the A team was selected, a 29-man roster was selected to represent the school playing on the 10B team.  Coached by Mr. Daniels...

St.George’s opens varsity soccer season with win over WPGA.

St.George’s opens varsity soccer season with win over WPGA.

Ben Steiner

September 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

September 20 Vancouver-  St.George’s opened the varsity soccer season at home with a 2-1 win over WPGA. The match started slowly, with both teams sitting back and waiting for the other side to make the first mistake. WPGA’s Lane Cunningham looked to be a problem early in the match, challenging...

Saints Domination in Victoria

Saints Domination in Victoria

Liam Solomon, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Victoria, September 15/16- Both the St. George's First and Second XI soccer teams took part in the annual ISABC Tournaments, held at St. Michael’s University School (SMUS) and Glenlyon Norfolk School (GNS). Both teams were playing in their first tournament of the season and were hoping to get off to f...

An Overview of Athletics: The Question of Underfunding

An Overview of Athletics: The Question of Underfunding
https://youtu.be/deM4fJj2Klo

Sandy Fogarassy and JD Edmonds

June 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Since the inaugural rugby season in 1933, athletics have become a kingpin of St. George’s at the school. But perhaps as a consequence to this, competition seems to have risen between the different sports. This possible friction has led to some wondering the obvious: are there any underfunded sports...

A Great Season, But an Even Better Playoff

A Great Season, But an Even Better Playoff

Ahmed Alghamdi, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On April 15th, 2017, the iconic NBA (National Basketball Association) Playoffs begun. During the Playoffs, the top eight teams from every conference (East and West) compete to win the championship. Last year's winners were the Cleveland Cavaliers in a seven-game series versus the Golden State Warriors...