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Acing into the Season: St. George’s Junior and Senior Varsity Tennis Teams Off to a Strong Start at ISAs

Acing into the Season: St. George’s Junior and Senior Varsity Tennis Teams Off to a Strong Start at ISAs

Jay Luo, Head of News, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On April 19th and 20th, the Junior and Senior (respectively) ISA Championships were held at the UBC Tennis Centre. Both teams had solid results, with a gold for the juniors and bronze for the seniors. The teams played some of the most important matches of the season over the course of the two days. ...

2018 Golf Tour – A Competitive Working Vacation

2018 Golf Tour –  A Competitive Working Vacation

Tony Li, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As spring break quickly came to an end, six members of the St. George’s Golf Team enjoyed a working vacation as they travelled to Palm Desert for the 2018 Golf Tour. It was a five day trip, from April 3rd to April 7th, to prepare and compete in the Champions Invitational Golf Tournament at Terra Lago Go...

Varsity Basketball: Season in Review

Varsity Basketball: Season in Review

Louis Sujir, The Sports Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday March 10th the Varsity basketball team played their last game of the 2017/2018 season. For the six seniors Alex Ference, Chris King, Louis Sujir, Sam Sirlin, Noah Strang and Will Lin it was their last ever high school basketball game. The boys lost the game to Lord Tweedsmuir and finished...

Swinging Into the Golf Season

Swinging Into the Golf Season

Tony Li, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

Golf season is just around the corner! From Monday March 5th to Thursday March 15th, over 30 golfers in the senior school tried out for the Saints golf team. The student-athletes played 9 holes at University Golf Club where their score would be considered during the selection process. While there is no def...

Golden Boys

Golden Boys

Ben Steiner, Sports Editor

March 12, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Ski and Snowboard team traveled to Sun Peaks, BC last weekend to compete in the BCSS provincial race series. The Skiers came home successful, while the Snowboarders finished in seventh position. Heading into the weekend the snowboard team was looking to make the podium for the first time in seven years, while the Ski Team aimed to win the gold medal after finishing second the past two years to Collingwood. The skiers came flying out of the gates and never looked back, winning all but one seed on day one of competition. Mathew Ng headlined Saint’s efforts with a silver medal win, while the rest of the skiers all finished in the top 30. After the first day, Saint’s led by five points and sat in the gold medal position. On the other side of the c...

Canada Brings Home Bronze

Canada Brings Home Bronze

Ben Steiner, Sports Editor

February 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

“We weren’t supposed to be here” those were the words Canadaian captain Chris Kelly told media before the team began their gold medal defense campaign with a convincing 5-1 win over Switzerland. The players were not the best in Canada, not even second best; but they were the best the country had...

Varsity Basketball Loses Heartbreaker

Varsity Basketball Loses Heartbreaker

Noah Strang, Editor in Chief

February 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Varsity Basketball team fought a tough battle before losing in the Lower Mainland Final on Friday February 23rd at the Richmond Oval. The team, led by Grade 11 superstar Jerric Palma, had played two games prior to the finals, and won both. The first one was a home game against New Westminster, who the Va...

Ten Time European Finalist, Two Time Olympic Heartbreak

David Guo, Junior Photographer & Videographer

February 16, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, What's Trending

After Elise Christie’s heart was torn apart at the Winter Olympics in Sochi four years ago, it took her almost two years to stop torturing herself about missing out on a medal. This time she has four days. And while Britain’s best hope for gold in PyeongChang desperately tried to sound cheerful...

Dear Sports Franchises, It’s About Time.

Samuel Chen, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Opinions, Sports, What's Trending

  Recently, the Cleveland Indians announced that their infamous Chief Wahoo logo - a smiling cartoon of an indigenous chief - is going to be retired in the upcoming 2019 baseball season. This action finally takes place after decades of disagreement, protests, and backlash. Though many news anch...

From the Slopes

From the Slopes

Ben Steiner, Chief Cheese Shredder and Historian

December 14, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The St. George's Ski and Snowboard team took part in their first race of the 2017-18 ski season on Sunday December 13. After a tough tryout, the ski team consisted of the remaining 24 skiers as well as seven snowboarders. Led by last Years provincial team members Mathew Ng, Quinton Malec and Ben Steiner;...