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Varsity Soccer Advances to Provincials

Varsity Soccer Advances to Provincials

Noah Strang and Ryan Sangha

November 20, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Varsity Soccer has advanced to Provincials with a few big wins in the lower mainland finals. After beating Kitsilano in a very close semi-final, St Georges destroyed McMath 5-0 in the lower mainland, guaranteeing themselves a high seed for the Provincial tournament. After a heart-breaking loss in the sem...

Varsity Basketball Season Preview

Varsity Basketball Season Preview

Louis Sujir, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The 2017/2018 Saints Varsity basketball season is just around the corner and here’s an inside look on what to look out for this season. Saints comes into the season ranked as an honourable mention in the Preseason top 10 after finishing 8th in Provincials last year. They graduated eight seniors so...

Should College Athletes Get Paid: A Student Perspective on the Controversy

Should College Athletes Get Paid: A Student Perspective on the Controversy

David Guo, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Sports, What's Trending

The NCAA’s relationship with college athletes has always been rooted in bitter hypocrisies, with its routine scandals over the years sounding almost quaint; coming, as they do, from a billion-dollar non-profit organization whose majority of players “live under the poverty line.” Nevertheless, people all around the world – students, alumni, and left-wing politicians ...

Varsity Volleyball: Boys Take Home Gold for the 5th Consecutive Year

Varsity Volleyball: Boys Take Home Gold for the 5th Consecutive Year

Samuel Chen, Staff Write

October 30, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

On Friday, the Varsity Volleyball boys competed at the annual Independent Schools Association (ISA) tournament hosted at Mulgrave. The Saints varsity volleyball team has won this one-day tournament for the past four years and looked to continue their winning tradition. The boys were off to a stron...

An Unfortunate Loss Starts off an Ambitious Year for the St. George’s 1st XVs

An Unfortunate Loss Starts off an Ambitious Year for the St. George’s 1st XVs

David Guo, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under News, Sports

St. George’s School Rugby has had a long tradition of starting off small and climbing slowly upwards– perhaps this year will be no different, with the 1st XV's’ first game at home earlier this Friday. In the first half of the match, Saints surprised their opposition – Trent College – with their...

Saints-VC Playoff Series

Aden Gill and Louis Sujir

October 26, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The classic rivalry between St. Georges versus Vancouver College has kicked off again with Varsity Soccer. The two schools played two games against each other as they fought for a spot in the Vancouver Schools Championship; the first on October 23rd and the second on October 25th. The first game, being...

10B Soccer GVISAA Championship

10B Soccer GVISAA Championship

Samir Dattani, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

On Tuesday October 17th, the 10B soccer team played in the GVISAA Championship. The game was played on Garcia Field against St. Patrick's. The team grabbed an early lead through Fernando Chang, and managed to score 4 more goals before half. in the second half, the team carried their momentum and...

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 ...