The Standard: My senior year


By Gavin Flood ‘22

My senior year at Brother Rice has been a rollercoaster ride of emotions. From making the golf team to taking the ACT test, it has been one heck of a ride.

My senior year started out with me making the golf team before school had started in the summer. I remember being very nervous before tryouts and thought that I was going to fail.

As I played in the tryouts, I remembered with all of the practice I did, I knew that there was no chance I failed.

I ended up making the golf team and being one of the top […]

The Standard: My senior year2022-05-17T20:43:46-05:00

The Standard: Brother Rice Defeats Mount Carmel to Advance to State Semifinals


By Gavin Flood ‘22

People thought that Brother Rice could not defeat Mount Carmel for a third time in 2021, but they were wrong.

The Crusaders defeated Mount Carmel 41-28 in the state quarterfinals on Nov. 13, 2021. Senior Jack Lausch led the team with four rushing touchdowns, while running back Aaron Vaughn had two.

The Crusaders started out shaky in the first half, trailing Mount Carmel 7-6.

Senior Mikey Fahy, a safety on the Crusader defense said, “We knew that they were going to come out firing at the start of the second half, so we wanted to have a strong second half.”

They certainly […]

The Standard: Brother Rice Defeats Mount Carmel to Advance to State Semifinals2021-11-17T22:42:03-06:00

The Standard: Putting Out The Season


By Gavin Flood ‘22

The Brother Rice Golf season has officially come to an end. The Crusaders had a spectacular season making their way all the way up to the sectionals tournament at Sanctuary Golf Course in New Lenox.

The Crusades first started their playoff run for the Catholic League which was played at Cog Hill Golf & Country Club. Joe Murphy, a senior on the golf team, played great, scoring a 78 and securing the low score for the Crusaders.

In the Catholic League tournament, the Crusaders placed 7th out of 12 teams and advanced to regionals.

Regionals were played at Old Oak Country […]

The Standard: Putting Out The Season2021-11-08T20:09:23-06:00


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