Student Council launches intramural basketball league
By Hayden Welty ’19 THE ROUNDUP Brophy’s fall intramural basketball league began Monday, Aug. 15 in the Robson Gym, where competitive games took place during lunch, said Brophy Student Council Advisor Mr. Pete Burr ’07 in an email to Brophy students. The league consists of two divisions. “Division 1 will be basketball players, upperclassman and teachers, although underclassman may sign up,” Mr. Burr said. “Division 2 will only be underclassman:…
‘Suicide Squad’ draws mixed reviews from students
Photo Courtesy of Tribune News Service ‘Suicide Squad’ provides solid addition to DC Extended Universe ‘Suicide Squad’ – Starring: Will Smith and Jared Leto 7 out of 10 By Hayden Welty ’19 THE ROUNDUP Nearly a decade ago, the comic book provider Marvel expanded its product line into the movie industry, pioneering the idea of a “movie universe” where each separate movie takes place in the same universe, allowing a…
Brophy bests Pinnacle in Sollenberger Classic
  Photo by Bryce Owen ’17 | Noah Pittenger ’17 hurdles a defender at the goal line for the touchdown vs Pinnacle Saturday, Aug. 20. Brophy 31 Pinnacle 10 By Jack Davis ’19 THE ROUNDUP Led by Noah Pittenger ’17‘s two touchdowns, Brophy starts the season 1-0 after defeating the Pinnacle Pioneers Aug. 20 31-10 at Coconino High School. The 2016 Sollenberger Classic was delayed 70 minutes due to lightning and a…
Graduate Allen places 5th in Rio Olympics
Photo by Casey Weinstein ’13–Devon Allen leaps over a hurdle in the 110-meter varsity high hurdles race in the 2012 season. Allen took fifth in this event at the Rio Olympics.  By Andrew Howard ’17 THE ROUNDUP Brophy graduate Devon Allen ’13 placed fifth in the Olympic 110m hurdles final Aug. 17 with a time of 13.31 in Rio. Allen, who ran track and played football at Brophy and continues…