Henry Erlandson

Brophy defeats Desert Ridge, advances to state semi-finals
Photo by Matthew Montes ’15 | Brophy’s Jack Haddon ’15 runs a blocked kick in for a touchdown Nov. 14. Brophy defeated Desert Ridge 21-7 in the quarterfinal round of the state playoffs. Brophy 21 Desert Ridge 7 By Chase Bayless ’15 & Henry Erlandson ’16 THE ROUNDUP Despite not scoring in the second half, Brophy was able to come away with a win at home Nov. 14 against Desert…
Brophy beats Dobson on the road for 6th straight win
Brophy 49 Dobson 19 By Henry Erlandson ’16 THE ROUNDUP Brophy racked up seven touchdowns and handedly defeated Dobson 49-19 Oct. 24 at Dobson High School despite starting quarterback Cade Knox ’16 not playing because of an injury. The Broncos juggled between quarterbacks Sean Roberton ’15 and Chad McClanahan ’16 all game, making it difficult for the Dobson Mustangs to counter Brophy’s offensive attack. Running back Ryan Velez ’16 had…
New band director looks to make subtle changes
Photo by Nick Park ’15 | New band director Mr. Leo Werner conducts students during jazz band Sept. 15. Mr. Werner comes to Brophy after six years at Combs High School and 17 at Mountain Pointe. By Henry Erlandson ’16 THE ROUNDUP After 17 years of directing band at Mountain Pointe and six at Combs High School, Mr. Leo Werner is now the new band director and said he is…
Cross country team places 9th in state meet
By Henry Erlandson ’16 THE ROUNDUP The varsity cross country team finished 9th overall place in this year’s November state meet. The team was an underdog coming into the 2013 season with a handful of juniors, a senior, a sophomore and a freshman. Mr. Matt Williams ’07, a former cross country runner himself, is now entering his third year as an assistant varsity cross country coach. Despite the loss, he…
Tennis serves up new freshman squad for the first time in school’s history
Veteran varsity coach Woods takes on new team By Henry Erlandson ’16 THE ROUNDUP Brophy’s first ever freshman tennis team has its players and coaches excited for a new tradition of Bronco sports. This year will be the start of Brophy’s freshman tennis team after having only a JV and varsity team for the past few decades. Coach Mr. Bill Woods, who coaches a variety of sports including tennis and…