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Senior Night 2018

Senior Night 2018

Patrick Trubee, Writer

November 29, 2018


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Senior Night, an annual Xavier event to recognize Senior participating in Fall Sports, was held on November 2nd at the Football CIF Playoff Game. Athletes from Cross Country, Football, Tennis, Cheer, Dance, and Golf were represented. Water Polo was absent due to playing in their own playoff game! Star...

Posada!

Posada!

November 29, 2018


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Join us in this wonderful tradition, bring your family and friends and enjoy this beautiful night! If you would like to donate any items for this event please sign up on the link below. We are grateful for your continued support. Friday, December 7, 2018 Xavier Quad 5:30pm to 8:00pm Del...

House Christmas Families

House Christmas Families

November 29, 2018


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At Xavier, during the Christmas Season, we walk the talk by being men and women with and for others. This year Xavier has been given the blessed opportunity and responsibility of supporting families in need in our local community by granting their wishes. We call them “House Christmas Family” for...

Sophomore Arrupe Retreat

Sophomore Arrupe Retreat

Olivia Quagliani, Co-Editor

November 29, 2018


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The Sophomore Class was offered the chance to reflect on their lives and God’s presence in their lives on the first Sophomore Arrupe Retreat of the year. The retreat was on November 2nd to November 3rd. The group of over forty Sophomores, seven student leaders, and six faculty members stayed the nigh...

Xavier Water Polo Wins First Desert Empire League Title

Xavier Water Polo Wins First Desert Empire League Title

Justin McWay, Writer

November 29, 2018


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Xavier Athletics has been off to a strong start in the 2018-2019 school year. As we wrap up the Fall season and head into Winter sports, Xavier Water Polo deserves some notoriety. With joining a new league that is in its first year, the Boys Water Polo team won the first ever Desert Empire League C...

Saints’ Opinions on Midterm Election!

Saints’ Opinions on Midterm Election!

Brooklyn Bergmann, Co-Editor

November 29, 2018


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The Xavier community is all about being able to respect all voices. These past midterm elections were controversial in many ways. However controversial, the Xavier community respected those who voiced their thoughts and opinions. In California's elections, propositions which could create a number of...

First Feature Twirler on the Field

First Feature Twirler on the Field

Bree Oandasan, Writer

November 28, 2018


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The Xavier football stands are always entertained by halftime performances from Xavier’s Dance and Cheer teams, but a new addition to this year’s show has wowed the XCP community. Veronika Braginton is a Freshman at Xavier and is the school’s first ever feature twirler. New to this school, Braginton i...

Girls Volleyball: Rewriting History

Girls Volleyball: Rewriting History

Adele Benson, Writer

November 28, 2018


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Xavier history was made by our Girls Volleyball team, which had great success this year both locally and on the state level. For the first time, the Saints' Girls Volleyball team made it to both semifinals in CIF and State. The talent and energy that our volleyball team brought when they played along...

Mr. Campbell’s Journey to Citizenship

Mr. Campbell’s Journey to Citizenship

Bazil Martinez, Writer

November 28, 2018


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Mr. Campbell recently became a United States citizen, after coming to the United States 18 years ago to attend college. Campbell met his wife in college, moved to Dallas, TX after graduation, and spent 8 years at Jesuit College Preparatory in Dallas. It was in Dallas at this sister Jesuit school where Mr. Cam...

God Bless and Go Saints

God Bless and Go Saints

Caelan Fraschetti, Writer

November 28, 2018


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Hours before the Xavier football team’s momentous 14-7 win against La Quinta on October 26, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes club surprised them with gift bags. FCA president Gabriel Lugo, a Junior at Xavier and a member of the football team himself, delivered the bags and prayed over the team. ...

The Halloween Tradition

The Halloween Tradition

Miranda Lopez, Writer

November 28, 2018


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Halloween, previously known as All Hallow's Eve, is a holiday celebrated each year in the United States on October 31. The word hallow refers to sacred and is directly related to the Catholic Church's All Saints' Holy Day. All Hallow's Eve was the night before All Saints' Day. Over time the phrase collapsed...

Profe Figueroa and the Student Leadership Council

Profe Figueroa and the Student Leadership Council

Carlos Haggar, Writer

November 27, 2018


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On October 20, 2018, Xavier proudly hosted its annual Homecoming with events all over campus. This year’s Homecoming was planned by Christina Figueroa and her Student Leadership Council (SLC). To perfect this Homecoming experience for the Xavier student body, the 2018 Homecoming team had to be dilig...

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