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Senior night is a ‘swishing’ success for the St. Joseph’s Academy Angels

Senior night is a ‘swishing’ success for the St. Joseph’s Academy Angels

Emily Ferbert, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


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The St. Joseph’s Angels basketball team wins won its senior night game on February 15, improving its record to 18-6. The senior night basketball game for St. Joseph’s Academy was played at home with a roaring crowd cheering them on.  St. Joseph’s opponent, Visitation Academy, was a tough ma...

SJA Swim takes the 3rd place win

SJA Swim takes the 3rd place win

Meghan Martin, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


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On February 15 and 16, the St. Joe Swim team competed in the Class 1 Swimming and Diving State Championship, at the St. Peters Rec Plex. They had been preparing for this weekend since their tryouts in November. The team fought hard, and together they placed third in the state with 161 points. Seni...

SJA Varsity Volleyball Takes State

SJA Varsity Volleyball Takes State

Trudy Buck, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


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The road to state was far from easy for the 2017-2018 Varsity Volleyball Team. Quite literally on the way to Louisville for the state tournament, the team’s bus broke down twice, causing them to walk to the nearest Denny’s for shelter. Do not worry though because senior Morgan Smith admits it “was d...

Swim Team: New Coach, New Year, New Excitement

Swim Team: New Coach, New Year, New Excitement

Caroline Cutler, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018


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In winter, the air turns colder and the days become shorter. But the St. Joseph’s Academy swimmers are not afraid of winter;  in fact, winter is their favorite time of the year! St. Joe’s swimming and diving program has always been focused on doing everything as a team, whether that be winning, l...

Start to the Racquetball Season

Start to the Racquetball Season

Megan Johar, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


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Racquetball has officially started for the year. The three teams, JV2A, JV2B, and Varsity, have been competing in singles and doubles matches since November.    Varsity put up a good fight against long-time rivals, Lafayette Lancers. The team remains hopeful for the rest of their season and to ...

Cross Country’s Final Stretch

Cross Country’s Final Stretch

Mary Baker James, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


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The Cross Country team had a great season and competed strong all through the season. On September 30th, Varsity competed at the Greater Louisville Classic.  While Varsity was competing, the Junior Varsity team conducted their own voluntary practice at Forest Park.  After the voluntary practice, the JV ...

Angels at the National Letter of Intent Signing

Angels at the National Letter of Intent Signing

Emma Heienickle, Sports Editor

November 28, 2017


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On November 8th, eight athletes signed to play in college. Gabby Blossom signed for volleyball to Penn State University, Emily Ferbet for rowing to Loyola Marymount University, Madison Gresham for volleyball to Furman University, Alex Kerr for basketball to Missouri S&T in Rolla, Annie Kreikemeier for...

Golf Wins State!

Golf Wins State!

Parker Lewallen, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


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The girls on varsity are ecstatic with their win at state! The girls who played at state were Grace Renfer, Grace Aromando, Lauren Gallagher, Nicole Rallo, and Drew Nienhaus. On the first day the girls finished with a 317, in second place, right behind Notre Dame de Sion. This put an enormous am...

Athlete of the Month: Morgan Smith

Athlete of the Month: Morgan Smith

Emma Spitznagel, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017


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Morgan Smith, who is currently a senior at SJA, has been playing volleyball since she was in third grade.  She started of her volleyball career by playing for her grade school, Mary Queen of Peace.  She started playing competitive club volleyball in fifth grade.  Currently, she plays for Rockwood Thunder ...

Angels Angle for Consistency

Angels Angle for Consistency

Alex Kerr, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017


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The St. Joe’s 2017 Softball team has had some very impressive wins this season. The team put up a significant 13 runs in a 13-3 domination of Nerinx Hall on August 29, tallied a win over Westminster 8-3 on August 31, and handed Ladue an 11-6 loss on September 5.  As Taylor Adler puts it, “When t...

SJA fans root for Cards

Erin Schuler, News Editor

August 26, 2017


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As fall quickly approaches, the Cardinals prepare for the end of the season and push to make it into the playoffs.  The Cardinals have struggled to stay above .500 this year, however there is still faith they will make it to postseason.   Junior Sara Isaacson comments, “I’ve been to a bunch of game...

Cross Country Team Runs for State

Cross Country Team Runs for State

Meredith White, Staff Writer

August 19, 2017


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School has finally begun again! With the hustle and bustle of a new school year comes the arrival of a myriad of activities. Most apparent of all, however, is the opening for a new sports season! Along with their new classes, the cross country team practices for the start of their 2017-2018 season. The ...

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