Brophy ‘buildOn’ to host 1st Sweet Tomatoes fundraiser

By Andrew J. Barnes ’12 & Logan Hall ’14
New student-led service organization Brophy buildOn, the first Arizona chapter of the nationwide buildOn, will host its first Sweet Tomatoes Fundraiser Thursday, March 8 from 5-8p.m.

BuildOn, whose mission is breaking the cycle of poverty, illiteracy and low expectations around the world, partnered with the restaurant in order to raise funds for global education.

Science Bowl team surges through state championship

By Brett A. Mejia ’13
The Brophy Science Bowl team won Arizona’s state championship for the National Science Bowl competition March 3.

Led by Brophy science teachers Mr. Patrick Kolb and Ms. Cheryl Lenox, the team battled against 32 other teams, the most to have ever entered the competition, and came out victorious.

‘Once Upon a Mattress’ debuts March 22

By Brett A. Mejia ’13/THE ROUNDUP
Brophy’s spring musical production “Once Upon a Mattress” comes to Xavier’s Virginia Piper Performing Arts Center March 22.
Directed by Brophy English teacher Ms. Dorothy Dunnion and assisted by Brophy English teacher Ms. Susan Maynard, “Once Upon a Mattress” is a satiric retelling of the fable “The Princess and the Pea.”

Xavier spring play debuts March 1

By Kevin Cabano ’12
After four sold-out performances of “Beauty and the Beast” last fall, Xavier’s Performing Arts theatre is back with its spring production of “The Matchmaker.”

Grammys glorify noteworthy artists

By Roan Enright ’13
The Grammys kicked off its 53rd annual show Feb. 12 glorifying different musical artists with 78 different awards.
The Grammys gives recognition to bands, producers, conductors and artist from different genres, songs, albums and even music videos.