Sports Track and Field

Phoenix Youth Track Club gives athletes a new opportunity

The Phoenix Youth Track Club is a new program offered for track runners to continue their training in the offseason.  After the 2022 season, student athletes from the Brophy and Xavier track team wanted to keep training in the summer and fall in preparation for the upcoming season. Former Team USA professional Coach Jarret Eaton […]

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Golf Sports

Spielman, Brophy golf set records at State Championship

Photo Courtesy of: Mr. Steve Shaff – Photo of Brophy’s varsity golf team after winning the Division 1 AIA State Championship on Oct. 27, 2022. Tyler Spielman ’24 led the Brophy golf team to the Division 1 AIA State Championship on Oct. 27, 2022, winning the individual championship along the way. The Broncos shot a […]

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Sports

Brophy and Xavier Collaborating in Proposed Pickleball Courts 

Mr. Paul Fisko and Blake Mahoney ’25 proposed on Aug. 21, that the Pickleball Club would build new courts that would reignite the club, and help solve the problems they faced last year like members leaving because of the lack of playing areas.  Mahoney and Fisko have remodeled the entire club to help with the […]

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Cross Country Sports

Tight-knit Cross Country team turns to new leaders

The Brophy Cross Country team will look to new team leaders this season after many of last year’s top runners graduated. Last year, the Broncos finished fifth at the AIA State Championship meet. The roster of nine included six seniors. “You can project where teams might be based on who’s coming back, but we’re a […]

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Mountain Biking Sports

Mountain biking team showing athletes with state best times

The Mountain Biking team came back from their first race on September 10-11 where they made the top placements in the JV2 division. Edwin Beltran ’25 also had the highest Brophy placement of 2nd in the boys JV2 division. “We’re expecting to come back with our first overall team victory this season,” said head coach, […]

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Sports Swim and Dive

Swim team using last season’s shortcomings as motivation

Last year, the Brophy Swim Team lost the state championship for the second time in 32 years. Despite this, swim coach Daren Brubaker was proud of his team’s performance “A lot of people wrote us off,” said Brubaker, “but we battled and we overperformed. I think it ended really well.” Coach Brubaker is hoping to […]

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Lacrosse Sports

Brophy Lacrosse hungry for redemption after overtime loss

By Jack Willmore ’24 THE ROUNDUP After an overtime loss in last season’s Lacrosse State Championship game, Brophy Lacrosse has started off the season winning seven out of their nine games and is striving for another State Championship appearance. Brophy seems to be cruising through the season so far, only losing two games so far. […]

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Sports

Opinion: The AIA needs to fix their violation policies

The recent suspension and subsequent re-institution of Hamilton’s football program leaves many high school sports fans wondering: What is the best way to deal with instances of cheating and dishonesty in high school sports leagues? After texts of Hamilton’s defensive coordinator recruiting a defensive lineman from Cesar Chavez High School were made public, the AIA, […]

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Golf Sports

Princeton commit aims to drive golf team back to state championship

Photo by: Alex Gross ’24 After taking second place in the State Championship last fall, Charlie Palmer ’23 said the Brophy golf team is looking strong this season. Palmer finished fifth at the state championships. Last January, he verbally committed to become a Princeton Tiger. The Tigers have won twelve NCAA team titles throughout the […]

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Lacrosse Sports

Brophy Lacrosse hungry for redemption after overtime loss

By Jack Willmore ’24 THE ROUNDUP After an overtime loss in last season’s Lacrosse State Championship game, Brophy Lacrosse has started off the season winning seven out of their nine games and is striving for another State Championship appearance. Brophy seems to be cruising through the season so far, only losing two games so far. […]

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