The Creed

Tradition praised at Annual Georgian Games

Students gather on Nigel Toy Field

Jay McCauley, Staff Writer

November 29, 2016

On Friday, November 11th, the Old Boys’ Association held their Annual Georgian Games. This event follows the Remembrance Day Ceremony and Georgian Annual General Meeting. This year, there were close to 40 participants on the rugby pitch, 30 on the soccer pitch, and more than a dozen on the basket...

2nd Varsity Basketball; The Beginnings of a Dynasty?

2nd Varsity Basketball; The Beginnings of a Dynasty?

Sandy Fogarassy, Staff Writer

November 29, 2016

Term 2 marks the start for many athletic teams in the St. George’s Senior School community. For most, basketball season is one of the most exciting times of the year, particularly the 2nd Varsity’s basketball season. This past week the 2nd Varsity team powered through a condensed schedule, which inclu...

Grade 9 Rugby Caps Off Season

Grade 9's following their win over Shawinigan Lake

Nathan Bhatia, Staff Writer

November 23, 2016

On Thursday November 19 2016 the grade 9 rugby team travelled to Vancouver Island to play in their final game of their season against St. Michaels University. St. Georges had defeated St. Michael's in their previous meeting at Nigel Toy Field. Saints found themselves down 17-5 at halftime; however, the...

Where exactly are the Vancouver Canucks Headed?

Virtanen has been sent down to the Utica Comets.

Michael Hua, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016

The Vancouver Canucks are sitting at the bottom of the standings, and have done so for the last couple years. However, instead of focusing on a single goal for the team, the Canucks stand in no man's land; They aren’t exactly in a rebuilding stage and aren’t acquiring top picks, but aren’t competi...

Saints XI Soccer Medals At CAIS

The team with their silver medals.

Nolan Lee and Adam Radcliffe

November 8, 2016

From October 12th- 16th, the 1ST XI soccer team participated in the Canadian Association Independent Schools (CAIS) annual tournament. The team headed into the tournament with a so far successful season with a league record of 6-1; as well, going undefeated and winning the Independent School Associati...

Fall Classic

Second XI players battling hard on the pitch

Isaac Dorner, Staff Writer

November 8, 2016

On Wednesday October 12th, 2016 St. George’s School held the annual Fall Classic soccer tournament.  This tournament consisted of three teams, St. George’s 10 A, St. George’s Second XI, and Bodwell High School.  The first match kicked off with the Second XI team beating the 10 A team by a final...

Varsity Volleyball wins third straight ISA Championship

Jamie Ambrose (centre) sets up the middle hitter

Jay McCauley, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016

On October 28th, the top-seeded Saints varsity volleyball team captured their third straight gold medal at the ISA Championships held at Mulgrave School in West Vancouver. The team, led by co-captains Jay McCauley and Jamie Ambrose, glided through the round-robin stage undefeated. In the semi-final,...

Grade 8 Rugby Team Heads Down to Kelowna

The Grade 8 rugby team battles hard against Shawinigan Lake

Nathan Bhatia, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016

On October 14, 2016 the grade 8 rugby team traveled to Kelowna to play in two rugby games. On Friday morning the boys hopped on a bus as they headed down to Kelowna to play the first of two  games. The grade 8s had defeated St. Michael's University in their last game before the trip. “The te...

Saints Went on Swim Tour in Santa Monica

Beside the outdoor pool, Mr. Sayers is timing the boys. (Chris Blackman)

Tommy Kuo, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016

From October 6th to 10th, Mr. Blackman, Mr. Sayers, and Mr. Ross led Saints' Swimming Team to Pacific Palisade Charter High School in Santa Monica, California. Every two years over the Canadian Thanksgiving Weekend, the Swimming Team will go on swim tours to train and compete ...

October’s Very Own Baseball Team

Toronto Blue Jays

Sandy Fogarassy, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016

The 2016 MLB postseason has rolled around for the Toronto Blue Jays and has begun with series wins over the Texas Rangers and Baltimore Orioles. While the wild card game that took place October 4th was a one game set, it nonetheless marked the beginning of the Blue Jays postseason run, in what was a...