Opinions

Post-high school gap year should be embraced by students, colleges

By Austin Norville THE ROUNDUP For many, the time after graduation marks a transition into college life and the start of new independence. But for some the time is disorienting and a gap year could prove beneficial. In the United States the idea of taking a gap year between high school and college is unpopular […]

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Featured Sports

Track wins Olivier Invitational, looks to state

Photo by Roberto Aponte ’17 — Robert Brooks ’17 (second from right) competes in the 200 meter race at the Chandler Rotary Invitational Meet. By Chase L. Manson ’16 THE ROUNDUP As the track season winds down, head coach Mr. Bill Kalkman looks forward to the state competition in May with a large team behind […]

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Featured News

Photos: Grad, innovator Ebeling speaks to student body

Photo by Cory Wyman ’16 – Mick Ebeling ’88 prepares to shoot a freethrow at the assembly, April 28, after being called out by Fr. Reese. Photo by Cory Wyman ’16 – During the Q & A section, Mick Ebeling ’88 expanded on his ideas for future projects, and explained what one could do to […]

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Featured Lacrosse Sports

Brophy lacrosse passes league games undefeated, preps for playoffs

Photo by Brendan Hinkle ’16 – Brophy lacrosse plays against Lawrenceville, March 18. Brophy lost the game, ending it with a score of 10-17, however Brophy remains undefeated in league games as of March 23. By Brendan Hinkle ’16 THE ROUNDUP The 2015 lacrosse season was at the midway point as of March 20, with […]

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Entertainment

‘Froot’ demonstrates impeccable songwriting, luscious vocals

By Chase L. Manson ’16 THE ROUNDUP “Froot” by Marina and the Diamonds 9.5 out of 10 Ever come across something so fantastic that you just need to tell the world? For me now its British indie pop singer, Marina and the Diamonds. Don’t be confused, its not a band. It is a single person, […]

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Multimedia

Photo Essay: Technology at Brophy

A Brophy student checks his phone to keep himself current with the world during lunch. By Michael Rowland ’16 SPECIAL TO THE ROUNDUP We are all surrounded with technology. It is the main driving force for everything we do as a school community. However, it doesn’t often occur to us how much of our lives […]

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Multimedia

Photo Essay: Spring Fling

Sophomore Max Fees ’17 organizes the Spring Fling whiteboard during the first hour Leadership class. By Brendan Burg ’17 SPECIAL TO THE ROUNDUP When the senior members of Brophy Student Council were asked the tough question, “What is going to be the footprint you leave behind on this campus?” on the annual Student Council retreat, the Spring Fling […]

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Soccer Sports

Students create co-ed off-campus soccer team, play against teams around the state

Photo Courtesy of 24 Karat Goal – 24 Karat Goal is a co-ed, indoor soccer league. The team practices once a week at Phoenix Sports Center. By Will Schubert ’15 THE ROUNDUP This semester a handful of seniors decided to create an indoor co-ed soccer team called 24 Karat Goal. The team plays its games […]

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Entertainment

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid stuns audience, has flawed pacing

Revisiting the Classics ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid’ Starring—Paul Newman, Robert Redford, and Katharine Ross 9 out of 10 By Sam Romero ’17 THE ROUNDUP The classic western movie “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” directed by George Roy Hill, tells the true story of Butch Cassidy’s hole-in-the-wall gang and their adventures. It starts […]

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Featured Multimedia

Photo Essay: Student Activities

Students practice their juggling skills on the lawn as part of Brophy’s new Juggling Club. By Bryce Owen ’17 SPECIAL TO THE ROUNDUP As soon as the bell rings, eager students rush through the halls and out the doors. Whether they are headed to a meeting for a club or just to hang out with […]

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