The Standard: Kairos 157- A Success


By Sean Maloney ‘22

“Kairos was something I never thought I needed. It was an amazing experience from the very first day I entered to the last,” said senior Alejandro Macias.

Last week, some students took part in Kairos 157. The retreat began on Wednesday, and the group returned home on Friday. Senior Nelson Lopez raved about his time on the retreat.

“K157 has changed my life and helped me become close with many others. I implore others to try it,” said Lopez.

After going for the first time this past year, Nelson hopes to lead a future Kairos retreat. Senior Manny Flores received that […]

The Standard: Kairos 157- A Success2021-11-17T22:23:29-06:00

The Standard: Crusaders fall to Joliet Catholic Academy in shootout


By Sean Maloney ‘22

In week 7 of the Illinois high school football season, powerhouses Brother Rice and Joliet Catholic met on the gridiron on Chicago’s south side. Brother Rice entered the game ranked #2 in the Chicago area by the Chicago Sun-Times, while JCA entered ranked #3.

Both schools boasted electric offenses with Division 1 players. The game was projected to be high scoring, and those projections were spot on.

Just minutes into the game, Rice struck first on a 5-yard touchdown scamper from Aaron Vaughn. Following the touchdown run and PAT, kicker Jack Welniak kicked an onside kick and recovered it himself. […]

The Standard: Crusaders fall to Joliet Catholic Academy in shootout2021-11-08T20:09:08-06:00

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