Monthly Archives: March 2013


Eagles Grasp the Championship!

     The sports seasons for Chaminade, both fall and winter, has been an adrenaline-charged experience for the players and for their respective followers. Many of the teams like boys and girls basketball, along with girls soccer, have made Chaminade history, and they are not alone but rather joined with […]


Verbifying Words

In today’s world where new devices and concepts are introduced to us constantly, it may seem relaxing to slip casually into our customary grammatical shortcuts. This is perfectly all right if everyone at least remembers not to create words that an individual understands but others would not. There are a […]


Letter From the Editor

This last month has been filled with excitement as we have watched Chaminade take over Southern California. Between the girls soccer and basketball team, the three seniors (Alex Fuentes, Mason Nystrom, and Arashdeep Gill) on wrestling, and even the very close boys basketball CIF game, we as a community have […]


Junior Ring Ceremony

On March 3rd, the Class of 2014 joined together in the Bob Hope Center to receive their Junior Rings. This year’s ceremony was hosted by the Class of 2015 and was titled “Spread your Wings.” The Sophomore class generously bought the Junior’s simple bands that had their class year on […]


Transitional Months

It’s that time of year again!  Those awkward transitional months between summer and winter.  As we go on in the year, the mental states of students may start to deteriorate. There are several reasons for this deterioration. First, it is after a long break with no homework and no worries.  […]


Heel Hop Workout

While women, including dancers, have worn high heels for a very long time, learning to survive and thrive in this sexy but often dangerous footwear has generally been something individuals learn on their own. Now, dance classes, such as professional dancer Kamilah Barrett’s “Heel Hop”, cater to women who need […]


Dr. Jerry Buss- A Lasting Legacy

On February 18, 2013, the sports world lost what many consider to be the greatest owner of all time in Dr. Jerry Buss. Aside from the 10 championships and 16 NBA Finals appearances under Dr. Buss’s tenure, this great man has meant much more to the Lakers organization and ultimately, […]


2013 March Madness

It’s finally here! The NCAA Tournament (more commonly referred to as March Madness) has taken the Chaminade student body by storm. The 64 team, 19 day tournament creates one of the most exciting atmospheres in sports. There are 4 regions in the bracket (West, Midwest, South, and East), with each […]


Olympic Athlete Kills Model Girlfriend

Many people know Oscar Pistorius as the first double amputee in the London 2012 Olympics and the Special Olympics. After the shooting of his supermodel girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in South Africa, people are starting to hear more about this one time superstar’s life. It was Valentine’s Day when the alleged […]