The Standard: 2022 Veterans Day Prayer Service


By Jimmy Gilmartin ‘23

On Thursday, Nov. 10, Brother Rice held its annual Veterans Day prayer service. Brother Rice hosts this prayer service every year to honor and remember all the brave men and women who have served for this country.

The service started with an opening prayer and scripture reading by peer ministers Bill Reardon and Joe Heilmann.

The next event to take place was the saying of petitions, led by peer ministers Kevin Lufrano and Ben McMurray.

Ben McMurray ’23 said, “I think it’s great that the school took time out of the day for the prayer service. We often take our lives […]

The Standard: 2022 Veterans Day Prayer Service2022-11-17T23:11:26-06:00

The Standard: 2022 Homecoming Pep Rally


By Jimmy Gilmartin ‘23

The students of Brother Rice kicked off the homecoming pep rally by lining the hallways as the Crusader band marched toward the gym.

Band member Alex Cichowicz said, “Walking down the halls for the pep rally each year is just a great experience seeing everyone getting hype and ready for the big homecoming game and dance.”

Once we got to the gym, we were shocked to see a giant wrestling ring set up in the center surrounded by the members of the football team.

Mr. Creed credited all the fall sport teams for their success; this created uproar throughout the stands. […]

The Standard: 2022 Homecoming Pep Rally2022-10-19T17:00:43-05:00

The Standard: “The Wizard of Zou”


By Josh Sutker ‘23

Everyone in the Brother Rice community knows about the man behind the camera. At every sporting event last year, he was either taking pictures, broadcasting in his bright orange jacket, or playing defense for the lacrosse team. Jacob “Wiz” Wizgird ‘22 began to churn out content at the beginning of the football season last year, and it only got better with time.

Wizgird’s passion for videography and photography began in the BRTV club. He was able to cover the game from a different angle and started to realize how cool sports were, especially on 99th and Pulaski.

Wizgird had the […]

The Standard: “The Wizard of Zou”2022-09-27T19:39:29-05:00


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