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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...

CAIS Rugby Championship

CAIS Rugby Championship

Adam Radcliffe, Editor in Chief
May 1, 2017
Filed under News, Sports

On Wednesday, April 19th, the senior boy’s rugby team departed from YVR airport. Their destination: Ottawa, to play in the CAIS national championship. The team arrived in Ottawa at 6:00pm and immediately went to their first practice. On Friday the boys played their first game against Sacred Heart Scho...

Canadian Teams Battle for the Cup Once Again

Canadian Teams Battle for the Cup Once Again

Isaac Dorner, Staff Writer
April 26, 2017
Filed under News, Sports, What's Trending

Heavy rain pounded down on the excited crowd that had snaked around the sports bars where the playoff games were being shown. The bar was filled with a rainbow of colours supporting their favourite teams. Minutes before the puck dropped, fans were screaming encouragements for their favourite teams. The...

Saints’ At The U-18 European Championships

Saints’ At The U-18 European Championships

Noah King, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

For the first two weeks of April, three current Saint George’s students went on tour with the Under 18 National Rugby Team. Canada was set to participate in the U-18 European Championships in Quimper, France. Jack Scher (12), Noah King (12) and Samuel Sirlin (11) departed April first to Toronto...

Varsity Tennis – Strong Start In Opener

Varsity Tennis – Strong Start In Opener

Nolan Lee, Sports Editor
April 10, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Monday April 3rd, the Senior Varsity Tennis team opened their season against local rivals, Vancouver College (VC). The match was after school at 3:45pm at the St. George’s courts. This year, the team consisted of a good mix of grade 11s and 12s: Ty Mya (10), Neo Huang (11), Joshua Pollock (11), Andrew ...

Rugby: USA Vs. Canada

Noah King, Staff Writer
March 9, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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 ...