Juan Carlos Ramierz

O’Neill departs from Brophy after coaching through 12 consecutive state championships
Photo courtesy of Mr. Daren Brubaker | After 13 years of coaching Mr. Patrick O’Neill leaves Brophy with 12 state championships under his coaching. By Juan Carlos Ramirez ’18 THE ROUNDUP At the end of the 2017-2018 school year, head swim coach and math teacher Mr. Patrick O’Neill, will finalize his last year at Brophy. According to Athletic Director Mr. Bill Woods, Mr. O’Neill’s departure was based on many factors…
“Dutch Dukeout” portrays Brophy community between alumni and current students
Photo Courtesy of Scott Fitzgerald | On Thanksgiving day Brophy held its first Dutch Dukeout at Granada Park. The Dutch Dukeout is a flag football torunament where Brophy Alumni compete against each other. By Juan Carlos Ramirez ’18 THE ROUNDUP Current ASU students and alumni Sam Minton ’14, Scott Fitzgerald ’14 and Dylan Bryant ’14 organized and held the first Dutch Dukeout, a friendly flag football tournament between alumni and…
Rutt overcomes physical challenges, completes Ironman triathlon
Photo Courtesy of Mr. Will Rutt ’08 | Mr. Rutt completed an iron man in July with a time of 13:37.26. By Juan Carlos Ramirez ’18 THE ROUNDUP Mr. Will Rutt ’08 overcame physical, mental and spiritual barriers to complete a full Ironman triathlon in Canada on July 24, 2016. Mr. Rutt’s interest in the Ironman triathlon began when his father signed him up for an Olympic distance triathlon in…
Should the electoral college be exterminated?
By Juan Carlos Ramirez ’18 THE ROUNDUP Whether you are a Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump supporter, any issues concerning the electoral college should concern us as the people. While there are potential problems with the system, it still allows for better representation of minority groups. The electoral college is systematic voting process where we elect a group of people who represent our vote in the presidential election in November.…
Runner-up Maanik Chotalla submerges himself into loving community
Photo by Bryce Owen ’17 – Maanik Chotalla ’16 introduces the guest speaker before her keynote address. By Juan Carlos Ramirez ’18 THE ROUNDUP If you do not know Maanik Chotalla ’16, the roundup’s Man of the Year runner-up, he points out he is that one guy walking around campus with the beard. Chotalla said that attending Brophy wasn’t in his plans. “Admittedly I was very hesitant to come here…
Volleyball team expects success with new blood
Photo by Andrew Brown ’18 – The volleyball team practices in the gym March 3. With a younger team, Coach Mr. Tony Oldani expects this to be a learning year for the team, with a more athletic roster than in past years. By Juan Carlos Ramirez ’18 THE ROUNDUP The volleyball team has a very young roster with only three returning seniors. Varsity head coach Mr. Tony Oldani said he…