The Review

Coaches challenged to cover 2,020 miles in memory of lost season

The SJS Track & Field team at last year's SPC championship.

Cameron Ederle, Staff Writer

May 20, 2020

SPC coaches participated in a challenge to run, bike or walk a collective 2020 miles on May 2, the date that would’ve been the final day of spring SPC. 

Athletes adapt to stay-at-home orders, SPC cancels spring season

Hay throws a pitch in his backyard while in quarantine.

Russell Li, Staff Writer

April 13, 2020

On March 31, the SPC conference announced the cancellation of the entire 2020 spring sports season, including the SPC championships.

Wrestling off to strong start, wins first of Trifecta of championships

The Mavericks accrued 325 total points to their opponents’ combined 70, defeating Bishop Lynch High School, ranked no. 2 among Texas private schools, 60-15 in the finals.

Russell Li, Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

In 2019, the wrestling team won the “Trifecta” of Texas high school wrestling championships—the Texas State Duals, Texas Prep State and SPC championships—and was the first program to do so in state history. This year, the team has set the goal of defending their Trifecta victory. On Jan. 18,...

Defend Houston club attends Houston Texans’ movie screening

Members of Defend Houston, a club that aims to educate the SJS community about the United States’s faulty criminal justice system, attended the Texans' screening of

Chloe Zhao, Staff Writer

January 23, 2020

The Houston Texans Foundation arranged a screening of "Just Mercy," a movie starring Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Foxx centered around racial bias.

Boys’, girls’ cross country competes in South Zone

Boys' cross country starts running at the South Zone meet.

Natalie Boquist and Wilson Bailey

November 8, 2019

The boys' and girls' cross-country teams competed in South Zone at St. Andrew's Episcopal School on Oct. 28.

Video: 2019 fall captains play The Newlywed Game

Video: 2019 fall captains play The Newlywed Game

Ryan Doughty, Video Editor

October 2, 2019

See how well the fall captains know each other in The Newlywed Game!

Winter SPC Recap: Girls’ basketball finishes fourth, boys take 10th

Junior captain Isaac Blue drives to the basket.

Afraaz Malick and Russell Li

March 6, 2019

Girls' basketball lost to Houston Christian in the semi-final round of the SPC tournament, and boys' basketball lost to Casady in the consolation finals.

Girls’ soccer adjusts to largest varsity roster in school’s history

This year's varsity girls' soccer team is the largest in the school's history.

Megan Chang, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019

Without enough players to field both varsity and JV teams, girls' soccer has only one team for the 2018-2019 season.

Freshman attends swim camp at the Olympic Training Center

Ella Flowers poses with other swimmers at the Olympic Training Center.

Kate Willey, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018

In October, freshman Ella Flowers attended an intense swim camp in Colorado Springs. Flowers was one of 48 girls invited to the four-day camp.

Volleyball game sparks spirit across sports teams

The team celebrates after winning a point.

SJ Lasley, Assignments Editor

September 21, 2018

The girls' volleyball team received support from football and boys' volleyball athletes during their game against Incarnate Word.

Pod on the Quad: Road to Winter SPC

In the first edition of Impact, sophomore Ella West sits down with Vail Kohnert-Yount.

Eloise Reasoner and Sophia Kontos

February 15, 2018

Winter sports teams have spent all season preparing for SPC. The conference will take place starting Feb 15.

Field hockey travels to St. Louis for Gateway Tournament

The trip gave the players extra time together, which they appreciated since their retreat had been canceled.

Mira Thakur and Camille McFarland

October 9, 2017

The field hockey team played five games in St. Louis over the weekend of Sept. 29 to Oct. 1, giving players time to practice and bond.

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