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Rugby: USA Vs. Canada

Noah King, Staff Writer
March 9
Filed under Sports

On Saturday February 18th, the USA came to play that Canadian Senior Men’s National team. The game, along with past three others Canada has played, is apart of the 2017 Americas Rugby Championship. Bill Chamberlain, Mike Stiles, and Jonathan Mergui chauffeured a St. George's fan bus to go out to ...

2017 Road To Ross

2017 Road To Ross

Isaac Dorner and Ahmed Alghamdi
March 7
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On February 23rd, 2017 the St. George’s School Junior Varsity hockey team traveled to Langford, British Columbia to compete in the annual Ross Cup. The Ross Cup tournament lasted for three days and was held at Kerry Park Ice Rink, located outside of Langford in a small town named Mill Bay.  The Juni...

All-Star Game Tips-Off at Smoothie King Centre

All-Star Game Tips-Off at Smoothie King Centre

Ahmed Alghamdi, News & Student/Residential Life Editor
February 27
Filed under Showcase, Sports, What's Trending

On February 17-19, 2017, The National Basketball Association (NBA) held the annual All-Star Weekend. This year it was supposed to take place in Charlotte, North Carolina. However, the event was switched to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana. All-Star Weekend is an event owned by the NBA that cons...

Revisiting a Georgian – Zachary Yuen

Revisiting a Georgian – Zachary Yuen

Nolan Lee and Michael Hua
February 27
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Former Saint and current Georgian,  Zachary Yuen, who graduated in 2011, has made big strides since leaving St. George’s to pursue hockey. He stands 6’0 tall and weighs 200 pounds; Zachary’s “strength is playing as a stay-at-home defenceman. He is a great defender and very difficult to beat." - Tr...

Second Varsity Ballers

Second Varsity Ballers

Noah King, Staff Writer
February 27
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Second Varsity basketball season came to a close with an away game against the West Point Grey Academy Wolves on Friday February 17th. The Saints lost the nail biting game by the score of 51-50, with the lead changing multiple times in the last quarter. The squad has a multitude of depth including ...

Ping Pong, Rally On

Ping Pong, Rally On

Noah Strang, Staff Writer
February 23
Filed under Showcase, Sports

St. George's has achieved plenty of athletic awards and achievements and that has continued this season as the school once again has achieved plenty of athletic success. In this spirit, the St. George's teachers and students have started a ping pong tournament using the ping pong tables that have been...

Varsity Hockey: Saville Cup 2017

Varsity Hockey: Saville Cup 2017

Nolan Lee and Michael Hua
February 3
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On January 21st, the St. George’s Senior Hockey Team headed to Vancouver Island to compete against the Brentwood Senior Hockey Team in the anticipated Saville Cup, an annual hockey showcase hosted at Kerry Park. Even though St. George’s was favoured on paper, Brentwood had the home crowd adv...

Saints Vs. VC

Adam Radcliffe, Editor in Chief
January 30
Filed under Sports, What's Trending

On Wednesday, January 18th, the first basketball game of the Saints vs. Vancouver College series took place. The game was held at VC for the sole purpose of finding out who's the better team. Following a big win from the grade 10’s, the Varsity teams took to the gym. The room was roaring with both schools ch...

Rugby Never Stops At Saints!

Rugby Never Stops At Saints!

Noah King, Staff Writer
January 22
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Coming into the New Year, the St. George’s Rugby program has had to adopt an alternative method of training due to the ice rink qualities of the fields. The season is fast approaching, and cancelling even more sessions would further delay the team from developing skills required to be a provincial...

This Hasn’t Happened in Five Years

This Hasn’t Happened in Five Years

Trevor Li, Staff Writer
December 7
Filed under News, Residential Life, Showcase, Sports, What's Trending

The Battle of Harker Hall is an annual basketball game where a team of boarding students face off the house parents. It is attended by all members of the boarding community (and often some esteemed guests as well). The 2016/17 game took place on the evening of Tuesday, December 6th, and marks the 7th ga...