NATIONAL COFFEE DAY!
SCHEDULE TODAY: 2,3,B,4,5,1
OFJ is sponsoring Buck-A-Jeans or Joggers to raise money for Jesuit school partners in Puerto Rico. Please keep hurricane relief a priority. Want to donate directly? Get your family involved? Here’s the donation center where today’s collection will end up. https://connect.jesuitscentralsouthern.org/hurricanerelief
BIRTHDAY WISHES go out to Erik DiMaria ’18, Samuel Scanlon ‘20 and to all BRONCOS who celebrate a birthday today. Also, birthday wishes to Mrs. Tanea Hibler and Mr. Blair Cook who will celebrate tomorrow. ♪Happy Birthday to you♫
CONGRATULATIONS Coach O’Neill and the Brophy Swim Team – The Brophy Swim & Dive team hosted Pinnacle High School yesterday at the Father Reece Aquatic Facility. Brophy won by a score of 137-48. All 3 of our relays took 1st place and second place in a dominating performance. First place winner were Mike Niezgodzki in 100 breast and 100 free, AJ Frakes in 100 fly, Matt Milovanovic in the 200 free, Dane Nelson in 50 free, Patrick Schramm in 100 back and Matt Herdegen in Diving. The boys came away with an impressive win win!!! A big thanks to all our fans, volunteers and parents that came out to support us. Great Job swimmers and divers, “Three Decades of Excellence” #30/40
CONGRATULATIONS Coach Griffin Wong and the Frosh B Tennis Team who picked up another win yesterday by the score of 6-3 against Notre Dame Prep! Shoutout to Sean O’Gara, Gavin Kurtz, and Payton Bagshaw for bringing home singles win!
Faces of Brophy – Tuesday October 3rd – LUNCH – Great Hall – Brophy Culture Project will be hosting its first event of the year Tuesday, October 3rd at lunch, HGH! Join BCP for an opportunity to hear the stories and narratives of members of the community and join together to discuss and discern what it means for each of us.
Attention Brophy seniors. The Brophy Peer Editing Network (PEN) is now offering revisions to your college essays and personal statements. Check out our website at pen.brophyprep.org or the daily announcements for instructions on how to submit.
BLAM. The Brophy Literary & Arts Magazine‘s first contests of the year are Beyond Binary (creative writing): “Write a short story with two divergent endings,” and Black & White (art): “Create a piece of art using only black and white.” View the contest posters in the daily bulletin. Submissions to BLAM@brophyprep.org are due October 7th.
KEY CLUB VOLUNTEERS – Annunciation Catholic School is looking for volunteers to be ushers at their school play 9/28 -10/1. Please contact Erinn Dougherty at email@example.com
KEY CLUB BOWL-A-THON ASSISTANCE – Would you like a fun event to do with your friends and family this Saturday 9/30? Brophy Key Club is helping our sponsoring Kiwanis fundraise with a Bowl-A-thon at Let it Roll Bowling Alley on 12th St. The event starts at 1pm and cost is $20
Homecoming Dance – Mark your calendar…This year’s Homecoming Dance will be Saturday, Oct. 7, HGH
Employment Opportunity – AZ Air Time is NOW HIRING! Saving for college? Looking to add job experience to your college applications? Love working with kids? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then AZ Air Time is the place for you. We are looking responsible Brophy sophomores, juniors, and seniors for fill part time positions (10-15 hours) on Friday nights as well as opening and closing shifts on Saturdays and Sundays. Applicants must be sixteen and have reliable transportation to and from work. Applying online is easy and only takes five to ten minutes to complete: https://goo.gl/forms/Tzqrra1dpLCdqI9h1
SCUBA Club meet the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month @ LUNCH, E110.
BROPHY RELIEF will meet Tuesdays during lunch in the Red Room of Romley Hall.
JEWISH STUDENT UNION – Come join the JSU! Fun. Games. Free food. Mondays at lunch in B103. All students are welcome!
PEN (Peer Editing Network). How to Submit Your Writing for PEN Feedback:(1) Create a great draft of your writing using Google Docs. (2) Update the Doc’s sharing privileges (share > get shareable link > anyone at Brophy with the link can comment). (3) Visit pen.brophyprep.org to complete the PEN Submission Form as directed, and give us 24-48 hours to return your work with useful feedback.
RUBIK’S CUBE CLUB – We are a group of people who enjoy solving Rubik’s cubes and other twisty puzzles. Whether you’ve never solved a cube before or you’ve been solving for years, we are open to everybody! We meet Thursdays at lunch in P120. Sign up here
BROPHY STOCK MARKET GAME: Any student who wants to play the Stock Market Game needs to pay their registration fee to the Business Office and turn in their yellow registration from to Ms. Guffey in B103 THIS WEEK! The competition starts on October 2nd. We meet Thursday’s at lunch in B103. The SMG is a virtual stock competition among Brophy students. It costs $10 to register. There are monthly prizes as well as prizes for the winners in April.
YOUNG DEMOCRATS – See Mr. Danforth for information, Eller-216.
ASIAN CULTURE CLUB – Please join us for our first meeting of the year, great company, and pure fun J we meet in room P112 every Thursday during lunch.
KNOWLEDGE MASTERS CLUB is meeting in L102 on Thursday at lunch
CHESS CLUB/TEAM meets Tuesdays and Wednesdays @ lunch in Eller 215
RUGBY! After 30 years, Rugby is returning to Brophy. We need tough players with a taste for battle, and we welcome freshmen through seniors; Informational meeting TODAY, 3-4 PM in Mr. Middlemist’s room E211. The Rugby team will be coached by two Brophy grads with extensive playing and coaching experience: Tim Moran ’87 and Steve Ciarfalia ’05. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Middlemist at firstname.lastname@example.org or come by Eller 211.
The 3-on-3 Basketball Intramural Tournament takes place next week. Only registered intramural teams scheduled to play will be allowed on the courts during lunch.
Basketball Tryouts – There are mandatory meetings for all students interested in trying out for basketball this year at the beginning of lunch on Tuesday, October 10th. Those meetings will be:
- Freshmen – Brophy Hall 112 w/ Coach Burns
- Sophomores – Brophy Hall 105 w/ Coach Pidgeon
- Juniors and Seniors – Brophy Hall 104 w/ Coach Hooten
BODPOD – Attention all students and athletes! We now have BODPOD body composition testing every day at lunch. Sign up for a time on the link below. Also, anyone interested in joining the Exercise and Sport Science Club, come over to Strittmatter Sports Medicine Center (K1) at lunch every Wednesday and learn about exercise science and how to use new, exciting assessment technology. Everyone is welcome! BODPOD testing signup: https://docs.google.com/a/brophybroncos.org/spreadsheets/d/1TGgyyYEChpPej2M15mLBP_hETzm2i6t-X1fPEKacnvg/edit?usp=sharing
Friday, September 29
- CROSS COUNTRY Desert Twilight Festival @ Arizona Grande Sports World in Casa Grande
Saturday, September 30
- SWIM AND DIVE – PCDS Invite (A) 8 a.m.
- HOCKEY JV vs Hamilton @ Scottsdale Ice Den-APEX Rink, 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 1
- HOCKEY JV @ Hamilton @ Arizona Ice Gilbert-North Rink, 5:55 p.m.
- HOCKEY D1 @ O’Connor @ Scottsdale Ice Den-Ice Den Rink, 7:40 p.m.
Monday, October 2 – Schedule “C”
LOYOLA ACADEMY FLAG FB (H) 3:30 p.m.
LACROSSE – Registration forms – access those forms here. They can be turned in at the Oct. 3rd fall meeting, or to Coach Widbin’s mailbox at school or drop them off in Coach Widbin’s office in the Innovation Commons. If you know of anyone at Brophy who has not previously played for the club, please forward this email and link to the New Player Interest Form
- Every Tu and Th, Weight Training, 3-4 p.m. in the Dutch Tu, October 3 – Mandatory Fall Meeting, 6 p.m., HGH
Basketball Open Gyms –Over the next 2 months, Brophy Basketball will run Open Gym opportunities in The Dutch from 2-3:30pm on the Fridays listed below. These Open Gyms are open to any Brophy student that would like to participate, however, any athletes that are playing a fall sport must get the permission of their head coach prior to participating in an Open Gym. Players should be sure to check the daily and weekly bulletins for any schedule changes that may arise.
September 29th Friday, October 6th October 20th
Fri Sunny 98°74° Sat Sunny 99°73°FORECAST FOR THE PHOENIX METROPOLITAN AREA: Sept 25-29, 2017: OZONE Middle Moderate (Mon-Thur) Lower Moderate (Fri); PM-2.5 (Smoke/Fine Particles) Good (Mon-Fri); PM-10 (Dust/Coarse Particles) Lower Moderate (Mon-Wed) Good (Thur & Fri)