The Creed

Semi Pros in the Beautiful Game; Second XI Recap

The 2015 Second XI squad

Cameron Burian, Sports Editor

October 29, 2015

It's the beginning of the school year and the sun is shining. It is great seeing all of your friends again and there is no better way to hang out with them than by playing a good old game of footy. So as a senior student what do you do? The answer is join the Second XI soccer team. This fall, the St....

Junior Rugby Sevens

Eyes on the prize

Connor Jaques, Sports Writer

October 29, 2015

Two weeks ago with the grade 9’s in the midst of their regular season the coaching staff entered them into a one day ISA Rugby Sevens tournament. Competing against 4 other schools, the St. George’s boys had a reputation to uphold. Facing adversity in their first match against Collingwood school...

Cyfarthfa – St. George’s: The Collision of Two Rugby Worlds

Post game bonding

Chris Kwon and Connor Jaques

October 29, 2015

On October 24th, Cyfarthfa High School from Wales visited St. George’s School for an exhibition rugby match. Cyfarthfa is a school from the Merthyr Tydfil County Borough in Wales and is about an hour and a half outside of Cardiff. For many students, this was their first time outside the west end o...

Cross Country: Saints Run Their Way To An ISA Championship

Roberto Mazzone (11) the first runner to cross the finish line.

Kaiz Bhatia, Staff Writer

October 18, 2015

On Monday October 7th, the saints cross country team travelled to West Point Grey Academy to compete in the ISA championships race. The course at WPGA was a difficult one as stated by grade 12 runner Hartley Witten, "The course was very hilly. While there were fewer laps and the distance ...

All Smiles as 1st XI Cruise to 5-0 win

All smiles for Chris Bonner (Grade 12)

Connor Jaques

September 22, 2015

Soccer season has hit the St. George’s Senior School and with the first match finished the 1st XI soccer team has high hopes for the season. With the team’s first match on Wednesday, September 16th against WPGA (West Point Grey Academy) there was a nervous anticipation surrounding the team. Although no...

5 Mountain Rippers: RBC GranFondo 2015

Dylan Rupnow and Brodie Nauss on the Sea to Sky Highway

Cameron Burian, Staff Writer

September 17, 2015

On September 12th, 2015, five grade 11 students, Dylan Rupnow, Konrad Swic, Brodie Nauss, Nick Varbioff and Will Andrews participated in annual RBC GranFondo. The RBC GranFondo is a bike race from Vancouver to Whistler Village. The Sea to Sky highway that connects Vancouver to Whistler is a very taxing...

Senior Varsity Tennis Teams Makes a ISA Gold 4-Peat

Senior Varsity Tennis Teams Makes a ISA Gold 4-Peat

Max Gupta, Staff Writer

May 4, 2015

On the Friday of this past week, the Saints and Crofton Varsity tennis team headed out to Brentwood on Vancouver Island to compete in the annual Independent School Association (ISA) championships. Having already bonded and come together as a team over the past several years, the members of this co-ed...

The First Major of the Year: The Masters Golf Tournament

A picture of the Augusta National Clubhouse

Preston Chan, Saints of Saints Assistant and Video Editor

April 28, 2015

The Masters Golf Tournament is the first major of the year and it is to all golfers, a very special event. A world amateur champion by the name of Bobby Jones founded the tournament and also co-founded the course where the Masters is played every year: the Augusta National Golf Club. Ever since the to...

The Saints Track & Field Team Takes on the Oregon Relays!

The Saints Oregon Team takes a picture at the south end of Hayward Field

Kenneth Ng, Reviews Editor

April 27, 2015

On April 15th 2015, six athletes and coaches Mr. Aidan Docherty and Mr. Chris Johnson from the St. George’s Track and Field Team embarked on a five day trip to Eugene, Oregon for the prestigious Oregon Relays. Located at Hayward Field in the University of Oregon campus, one of the top track stadiums i...

Athlete Of The Week: Angus Boswell

Angus at the 2015 St. George's Invite

Kaiz Bhatia, Sports Editor

April 22, 2015

Back by popular demand is our Athlete of The Week feature. This week we are featuring a third year returning veteran on the varsity ultimate frisbee team. Angus Boswell has been playing ultimate for Tight (a collaboration team composed of boys from St. George's and girls from York House) for the past...