Manresa

Cross Country team places fifth to start season, looks to improve
Team embarks on retreat to Manresa in hopes of turning season around By Cory Wyman ’16 THE ROUNDUP The 2013-2014 cross country season officially began for Brophy with their first event of the year at the Sole Sports Invitational, Sept. 2. The team has 68 runners on their roster and roughly 35 returning runners. This no-cut sport includes runners of all abilities and ages this year. “While this is not…
Brophy’s retreat center more than just a spiritual place

Almost everyone at this school has heard of how St. Ignatius of Loyola traveled to the city of Manresa in Spain, where he meditated and started to develop his spiritual exercises.

Brophy has its own retreat center named after St. Ignatius’s Manresa nestled in the bottom of Oak Creek Canyon, north of Sedona.

“Manresa is a great place to forget yourself for a while,” said Brophy teacher Mr. Mike Welty ’83.