The Creed

2nd XI Opens At Home Against Jules-Verne

2nd XI soccer team raising ISA cup.

Ryan Sangha, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017

On September 19 the St. George’s 2nd XI soccer team faced Jules-Verne. The weather conditions were excellent for the match. Jules-Verne were able to have a strong start, scoring two goals in the opening ten minutes. However, St. Georges came back to tie it 2-2 just before the end of the first half....

Varsity Basketball Completes Preliminary Fitness Testing

Varsity basketball team huddling up before home game vs VC last year.

Louis Sujir, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017

The St. George’s Varsity basketball team held preliminary fitness testing throughout the week of September 11th for students looking to tryout for the team in November. The purpose of the testing was to get a baseline feel for where all the players are athletically at this point. The team will be ho...

Start of 10B Soccer Season

Soccer photo-shoot on Mortenson Field 2016/17

Samir Dattani, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017

On September 6, 55 grade 10’s tried out to be on the St. George’s soccer team. It was a hard fought two days, with boys playing their hearts out to get onto the roster. Once the A team was selected, a 29-man roster was selected to represent the school playing on the 10B team.  Coached by Mr. Daniels...

St.George’s opens varsity soccer season with win over WPGA.

St.George's vs WPGA

Ben Steiner

September 25, 2017

September 20 Vancouver-  St.George’s opened the varsity soccer season at home with a 2-1 win over WPGA. The match started slowly, with both teams sitting back and waiting for the other side to make the first mistake. WPGA’s Lane Cunningham looked to be a problem early in the match, challenging...

Saints Domination in Victoria

Both the First and Second XI celebrate together after the First XI’s championship win.

Liam Solomon, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017

Victoria, September 15/16- Both the St. George's First and Second XI soccer teams took part in the annual ISABC Tournaments, held at St. Michael’s University School (SMUS) and Glenlyon Norfolk School (GNS). Both teams were playing in their first tournament of the season and were hoping to get off to f...

An Overview of Athletics: The Question of Underfunding

Lucas Liu Throwing An Absolute Seed (NKolakovic)

Sandy Fogarassy and JD Edmonds

June 7, 2017

Since the inaugural rugby season in 1933, athletics have become a kingpin of St. George’s at the school. But perhaps as a consequence to this, competition seems to have risen between the different sports. This possible friction has led to some wondering the obvious: are there any underfunded sports...

A Great Season, But an Even Better Playoff

The 2017 NBA Playoff bracket

Ahmed Alghamdi, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017

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

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...

Saints’ At The U-18 European Championships

Noah King, Samuel Sirlin, Conor Trainor (Grad 2007), Jack Scher, And ex Saints' student Piers Von Dadelszen pose for a photo. (Robert King)

Noah King, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017

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

Paul Bao(12) returning the ball.

Nolan Lee, Sports Editor

April 10, 2017

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 ...