Monthly Archives: October 2008

Go Mock Trial!

St. Genevieve is composed of many different extra curricular activities, from sports teams, dance teams, and drum line. But one team that many know little about is Mock Trial. What exactly is Mock Trial? Mock trial is a great extra curricular for those aspiring attorneys to sit in an actual courtroom and use their argumentative

The Valiants Take on Another Challenge

On Thursday, October 2nd, several valiants demonstrated their character by volunteering to recruit potential valiants. These students traveled to Bishop Conaty in downtown Los Angeles, who hosted a high school night for incoming freshmen. St. Genevieve, a school in the heart of San Fernando Valley, was an uncommon name in comparison to high schools in

Devastating Fires

Last week there were two ruinous fires taking place in the San Fernando Valley. The Merek fire began as early as Sunday morning October 12, 2008. The official cause for this fire has been declared as “vehicle related”. It has resulted in 43 structures being burned and many having to be evacuated. The Sesnon fire began

Valiants Defeat St. Anthony, Take First Step Toward League Title

The Valiants continued their road trip, traveling to Long Beach to play the St. Anthony Saints. The playoff atmosphere was set, but the Saints had their homecoming spoiled as the Valiants pulled away with a victory, 44-36. It was a struggle in the first quarter, but offenses pulled together for a shootout as both teams combined for a total of 80

Ice Hockey Suffers Loss Because of Heart Problems

It is good to push yourself for your team, yet not in ways that will cause more damage to your body then whats already been done.

Fantasy Fiction Writers

The Motiv8 Fantasy Fiction Tour came to Saint Genvieve High School with a bang. With authors from all over the country, they really mixed it up in the Valiant gym on Thursday.

Joan Payden Library Success!

After months of hype and delays, the 27th of January was a grand opening to our The Joan Payden Library. It has been a wonder to people inside and outside the school if the library was truly money well spent. Well some students think so. “I love the library, It’s a place for peace and quiet,”

Valiants Prevail In Desert Shootout

The Valiants ventured 138 miles to play against the Silver Valley Trojans in Yermo. It was a game that took the final possesions of the fourth quarter to determine the victor. It was a very windy showdown under the lights with up to 18 mph gusts. The Valiants came out strong to win 33-27. Silver Valley quieted the Valiant offense

Valiants Handed Tough, First Loss Against Malibu

The Sharks snapped the Valiants 3-game winning streak 38-21, Saturday, September 27.  The Valiants were at Poly High School Saturday night to host the Malibu Sharks. St. Genevieve’s defense struggled early allowing a long touchdown run by Sean Conrad, #3 for the Sharks. The play was called back due to a Malibu penalty. They scored later on