Tag: P. Erik Meyer

Chambers to retire after 45-year career

| May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Chambers to retire after 45-year career

By P. Erik Meyer ’14 & Aakash Jain ’14 THE ROUNDUP Nearly a half century ago Mr. John Chambers first stepped foot on Brophy’s campus. He will retire this May after 45 years. Over his career, he has served in a number of different roles. “I came here as a teacher and coach. I’ve coached […]

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Ignatian tradition of team prayer inspires athletes

| May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

By P. Erik Meyer ’14 THE ROUNDUP  Before most sporting events at Brophy, coaches and teammates can be seen participating in a group prayer. “It has been a long Ignatian tradition,” said the Rev. Harry Olivier, S.J. “Do we always pray for victory? No, we don’t, we pray that we use the talents that we […]

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Journalists, newspapers allow open discourse on racial issues

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Issue: Racism continues to be a hot-button issue in America. Our Stance: Media can facilitate dialogue and candid conversation on this often inflammatory issue and shed further light on the problems we face today. A potentially controversial topic in any setting, race is typically considered a “red flag” issue in journalism. This does not […]

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Summit to address racial issues

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

By P. Erik Meyer ’14 THE ROUNDUP The Summit on Human Dignity has been an annual tradition that began in 2008. This year the Office of Faith and Justice has a topic yet to be discussed during a Summit: race. “Three years ago our topic had to deal a great amount with gender, we focused […]

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Econ class assists Varsity Shop in product development, pricing

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
Econ class assists Varsity Shop in product development, pricing

By P. Erik Meyer ‘14 THE ROUNDUP For the past two years, Mr. Tony Oldani’s economics class has collaborated with the Varsity Shop to come up with student designed products. This year students worked in groups of three to complete the project titled “The Varsity Shop Lessons.” “Its overall to put them in the shoes […]

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2 future college athletes commit to schools

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
2 future college athletes commit to schools

By P. Erik Meyer ’14 THE ROUNDUP Ryan Castellani ’14 and Brad Nordstrom ’14 signed their letters of intent Nov. 13 at lunch in Harper Great Hall. Castellani committed to Arizona State a few weeks ago for baseball while Nordstrom committed to Farifield University about a year ago for lacrosse. By signing their LOI, their […]

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Molander inducted to PC Hall of Fame

| November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Molander inducted to PC Hall of Fame

By P. Erik Meyer ’14 THE ROUNDUP Phoenix College alumni and Brophy football head coach Mr. Scooter Molanderwas inducted into the Phoenix College Hall of Fame Thursday Nov. 8. Molander was one of 12 alumni honored at the college’s annual Alumni Gala and Scholarship Dinner as a “History Maker 2013.” He is currently head coach […]

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Students debate 2 sides of immigration reform

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Amnesty best solution for immigration reform By Riley Morrison ’16 The Roundup  For a variety of reasons, amnesty is the best, and only, viable option for our country in terms of immigration reform. Amnesty would allow illegal immigrants to gain permanent residency in the United States, as well as grant them forgiveness for breaking the […]

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Broncos bounce back with convincing victory over Corona del Sol

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Broncos bounce back with convincing victory over Corona del Sol

Brophy 44 Corona del Sol 6 By P. Erik Meyer ’14 THE ROUNDUP After losing four games in a row, the Broncos came out Friday night firing on all cylinders. “It puts a smile on everyone’s face ,” said head coach Mr. Scooter Molander. “I’m proud of our team for staying purposeful, for staying intentional.” […]

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Roundup named best in state for 3rd year, earns other state, national honors

| September 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
Roundup named best in state for 3rd year, earns other state, national honors

The Roundup staff recently earned multiple top honors from state and national journalism associations, including being named Arizona’s “Best High School Newspaper” for the third year in a row. The Arizona Newspapers Association along with the Arizona Associated Press Managing Editors named The Roundup the 2013 “Best High School Newspaper” in it’s annual Better Newspapers […]

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