Sports articles

Besh’s game-winner lifts Brophy over Mountain Pointe for first win of season

Brophy 62 Mountain Pointe 61 By Jack Davis ’19 THE ROUNDUP Thanks in part to Colin Besh ’18’s game-winning layup, the Broncos beat the No. 4 ranked Pride to capture a victory in their 2017-18 opener Nov. 28 and make their record 1-0. “Tonight, we were obviously very excited,” said Jaxson Baker ’18. “Our first

Rise of club sports gives athletes new path to recruitment

By Joey Bottini ’19 THE ROUNDUP With the continuous rise of club sports, high school athletes with dreams of playing at the college level weigh their chances of being recruited by considering where college coaches are finding their players. “Colleges will look at you in comparison with everybody else and they are going to have

Different coaches dramatically impact the player’s performance

By Mike Niezgodzki ’18 THE ROUNDUP Several student-athletes play for both Brophy and their club sports teams. Almost all Brophy sports require practice with their teams during the high school season and not the athletes’ clubs during their sport’s season. The only exception to that is swimming, which still requires a Tuesday afternoon workout/yoga and

Golf team has eyes set on state title

Photo by Josh Spano ’18 | Patrick Jackson ’19 talks with golf coach Mr. Jon Shores. By Joey Bottini ’19 THE ROUNDUP A year after the Broncos finished 8th overall in the state championship, Anthony Hendricks ’19 said the current team’s depth and consistency may catapult them to succeed at the State Title in late