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Xavier Music Shines at Festival

Xavier Music Shines at Festival

By Kevin Galasso, Editor

This past weekend, the Xavier Music program competed in a music festival against other schools in the area. The competition was called Music In The Park, which is a competition where the groups compete at a high school and then head to an amusement park after the performance. This competition was held...

May 3, 2017No Comments

Xavier’s Expectations for Its New Headmaster

Xavier’s Expectations for Its New Headmaster

April 4, 2017

What qualities is the Xavier community looking for in the successor of headmaster Brother Brian Davis, C.F.X? Brother Brian, who has served eight years...

How Growing Trees Can Solve Your Procrastination Problem

How Growing Trees Can Solve Your Procrastination Problem

March 28, 2017

As the school year continues, it becomes increasingly difficult to sit down and do some bulk work without using one’s phone to procrastinate. The app...

Xavier Music Shines at Festival

Xavier Music Shines at Festival

By Kevin Galasso, Editor

This past weekend, the Xavier Music program competed in a music festival against other schools in the area. The competition was called Music In The Park, which is a competition where the groups compete at a high school and then head to an amusement park after the performance. This competition was held...

May 3, 2017No Comments

Overwatch: One Year In and Still Strong

May 24, 2016: Blizzard released Overwatch, a team based first person shooter (fps) about a task force group fighting against villains. The game was receiving praise for its colorful design (especially the characters) and the fun mechanics of the gameplay. The game released and immediately the reviews...

May 25, 2017No Comments

Is  There  a  Future  to  Board  Games?

Is There a Future to Board Games?

May 4, 2017

       For  the  past  decade  or  two,  the  main  interest  in  playing  any  sort  of  game  has  been  in  sports  or  vide...

Is Call of Duty Back?

Is Call of Duty Back?

May 2, 2017

Call of Duty last week revealed its new title, Call of Duty WW2. This new title brought excitement to many current and former fans. Call of Duty has b...

What Sports Are Actually Good For?

By Matt Zablocki, Reporter

Coming  up  in  only  a  few  days  is  one  of  the  biggest  sports  days  on  the  American  calendar,  which  millions  of  people  throughout  the  country  will  celebrate  with  cook-offs,  parties,  and,  of  course  watching  the  Superbowl  on  TV.  Now,  since  I...

February 14, 2017No Comments

The First Ever Pink Basketball Game

February 14, 2017

On January 20th, Xavier faced off against its rival Fairfield Prep for the first-ever pink basketball game. Although Xavier’s basketball team fell to Fairfield Prep’s ...

Successors of Sean Marinan: Coach Andy Guyon

January 10, 2017

Andy Guyon is the new head coach of the football team for Xavier High School, taking the place of Sean Marinan, who resigned as head coach and Social Studies...

Successors of Sean Marinan: Coach Andy Guyon

By Laurenz Mosquito, Reporter

Andy Guyon is the new head coach of the football team for Xavier High School.

January 10, 2017No Comments

Winter Sports Season has Arrived!

December 13, 2016

Hey Freshmen, did you miss out on joining a sports team or club in the fall? Don’t worry, these are the sports you can join. Throughout the winter Xavier...

Xavier Hockey Skates to Success

January 14, 2016

Xavier hockey has been doing great this season. They have an 8-1 record so far and they're still going strong. Their recent successes include a win...

Is  There  a  Future  to  Board  Games?

Is There a Future to Board Games?

By Matt Zablocki, Reporter

       For  the  past  decade  or  two,  the  main  interest  in  playing  any  sort  of  game  has  been  in  sports  or  video  games.  No  one  really  has  much  interest  in  rolling  a  die  to  move  a  little  metal  piece  around  a  board  for  an  hour  and  a  half,  and  would  much  prefer...

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Is Call of Duty Back?

Is Call of Duty Back?

By Joshua Rigsby, Editor

Call of Duty last week revealed its new title, Call of Duty WW2. This new title brought excitement to many current and former fans. Call of Duty has been in decline for the past six years since it started to move into the future setting. Many fans were turned off by the over-reliance on killstreaks and deathstreaks. This combined with the advanced m...

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Nintendo Switch: From Box to Play

Nintendo Switch: From Box to Play

While I have been extensively playing the newly released Nintendo Switch and have enough information...

How Eliminating Education Would Change Xavier for the Better

By Alexander Pralea, Reporter

Of all the tenets of Xavier High School, its fascination and firm commitment to education and enlightenment are most absurd. At Xavier, the teachers are supposed to teach and shine a new light on a topic, to invest energy to change the attitude of a student, thereby instilling Xaverian values. Xavier is renowned for this throughout Connecticut, as a ...

March 30, 2017No Comments

The Water Fountain Problem

By Tyler Mathiasen, Assistant Reporter

  It is 6th period, the classes are switching, and you are thirsty. You sprint to the nearest water fountain, hoping you won’t be late to class. Finally, you make it to the fountain, only to find the water is warm. This scenario happens daily in the halls of Xavier High School. Why does a person need to run to the water fountain to get a s...

March 2, 2017No Comments

What Sports Are Actually Good For?

February 14, 2017

Coming  up  in  only  a  few  days  is  one  of  the  biggest  sports  days  on  the  Amer...

Teachers Hate The New Year

January 23, 2017

Frustration is a common sight in the classrooms of Xavier High School, especially after Christmas break....

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