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Hall misses out on championship

Hall misses out on championship

November 7, 2017

With Rincon Valley Christian’s win over Branson last Saturday, the Knights’ football team was eliminated from the Redwood Bowl Game and a chance at winning the league champ...

Cross-country lead pack at Mt. SAC

By Nicholas Hom, Editor-In-Chief

November 2, 2017

Filed under Sports

Laying back in his seat on the long bus ride back from the Mt. SAC Cross Country Invite in Walnut, California, Antonio Dominguez ’18 reflected upon his cross-country season and the success that he and his team have had. “As my last year attending Mt. SAC, I don't think the race could have gone any better," Dominguez said. "We completely destroyed the competition, and would have still won even...

Hall prepares to live up to hype

Hall prepares to live up to hype

November 2, 2017

After an exhilarating season last year, the Stuart Hall basketball team is hungry for more success as winter approaches. Last season the Knights went 22-9, winning the Damian Lillard...

Owen’s Opinion

Owen’s Opinion

November 2, 2017

After months of speculation and suspense, the first round of indictments in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation were handed down, confirming what I had suspected all...

Sophomore skater finds success on the ice

By Owen Murray, Senior Reporter

November 2, 2017

Filed under News

For nationally-ranked figure skater Dinh Tran ’20, the skating rink epitomizes competition, athleticism and dedication. Tran, who competes in events all across the world, has been skating during his free time for the majority of his life. “I started skating when I was 4 years old,” Tran said. “I actually don’t know why I started skating. I was invited by a few friends, and I guess I...

Wildfires serve as wake up call

Wildfires serve as wake up call

November 2, 2017

Recent catastrophic events in the counties of the northern Bay Area should prompt the Convent & Stuart Hall community to realize that good fortune isn’t to be taken for granted....

So close, yet so far

So close, yet so far

November 2, 2017

After one of the most successful soccer seasons in Stuart Hall’s history, the Knights bid for the BCL West Championship ended in consolatory embraces. In front of hundreds of fans...

Learning outside the classroom

Learning outside the classroom

November 2, 2017

Though seniors enrolled in the Justice: Theory and Society class have completed their compulsory 75 hours of service, Theology & Spirituality Director Raymond O’Connor’s...

Schools take on additional year of IB Programme

Schools take on additional year of IB Programme

September 28, 2017

With two years of the International Baccalaureate Programme being offered at Convent & Stuart Hall for the first time, faculty and students are adjusting to the implementation...

New head of athletics & P.E. pursues projects

By Nicholas Hom, Editor-in-Chief

September 28, 2017

Filed under News

New Head of Athletics & Physical Education Anthony Thomas has promised several changes for the athletic department, some of which, will not be seen by outgoing seniors. Thomas’s position is a symbol of the ongoing shift from the four-independent-school model to the aligned-four-division model. "I am looking to establish a philosophy that will cross all divisions," Thomas said. "We will...

The Stigma of Sadness

By Editorial Staff, The Roundtable

September 28, 2017

Filed under Opinion

A student’s growth from freshman year to senior year is not linear. There are times of triumph and success, times of struggle and disappointment, but we must work to continue forward when feelings of hopelessness arise. The common stereotype surrounding boys is that they are meant to be emotionless beings, never crying or being seen as weak. But there are times during life where feelings of hopelessness...

Hooked on Bass

Hooked on Bass

September 28, 2017

Fishing may conjure images of an older man holding a pole on a bucket for hours, but the sport of bass fishing is captivating America’s youth with its aspects of competition,...