Football starts regular season with win over Desert Mountain
Brophy 49 Desert Mountain 15  By J.P. Hajjar ’16 THE ROUNDUP For the first game of the regular season, the Brophy Broncos took on the Desert Mountain Wolves Aug. 29 looking to overcome a lopsided loss the previous week. Brophy played against Nevada’s Bishop Gorman Aug. 22 in the Arizona Interscholastic Association’s annual Barry Sollenberger classic. Bishop Gorman, USA Today’s No. 1 team in the country, outmatched the Broncos with…
Season Preview: Football starts against nation’s best team, looks to become more consistent
By Chase Bayless ’15 & J.P. Hajjar ’16 THE ROUNDUP As the 2014 season kicks off, the Brophy Broncos football team prepares for another stacked schedule against top teams, including an early game against the No. 1 team in the nation. The Broncos travel to Las Vegas Aug. 22 to play their season opener against the country’s best program, according to USA Today, Bishop Gorman. “It will prepare us for our…
Freshmen ‘iPad Rollout’ runs smoothly in new format
Event streamlined, debuts YouTube series By Garrison Murphy ’15 THE ROUNDUP The Great Hall saw an influx of students Monday, Aug. 4 as technology staff distributed new iPads to incoming freshmen. Both freshmen and faculty said the event was successful. “It’s very organized, it is in one location, very fast … I really like it,” said incoming freshmen Reed Meyer ’18 who was in line to receive an iPad. “I…
Benjamin balances academics, sports throughout the year
By JP Hajjar ’16 THE ROUNDUP  Joshua Benjamin ’16 is a multi-sport athlete who maintains his grades while also competing in football and track and field. “This is my third year (doing track) and for football, this will be my second,” Benjamin said. Benjamin said he competes in the 100-meter, the 200-meter, the 400-meter, the 4 x 100-meter and the 1600-meter relay. Not just a track athlete, Benjaminalso plays football.…