Titans Start Well but Stumble to .500: A Mid-Season Review

Chris George

December 8, 2011

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       As the Titans approached the midpoint of their season with a record of 4-4, their record was better than most would have predicted. Starting out of the gate fast, the Tennessee Titans won three straight against Baltimore...

Athlete Profile: Tennis Star, Druffel, Shines At Pope

Connor McCarthy

December 7, 2011

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Fellow JpII student, Junior Andy Druffel has shown a great deal of success on the court as well as in the classroom. Druffel is a 3 Star Recruit and is currently ranked 225th in national rankings and 93rd in the southeast, whi...

Juvenile Hunt Weekend

Mitchell Nelson

November 21, 2011

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From October 28th through the 29th, 10-16 year old boys and girls were allowed to hunt for deer with an adult and a weapon of their choice in Tennessee. The youths were allowed to kill one doe and one buck. Being a hunter...

Golf Team’s State Results

Connor McCarthy

October 21, 2011

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Over fall break, both the Men and Women’s golf teams competed in the TSSAA Div. II AA Regional Competition at the Bear Trace at Tim’s Ford golf course in Winchester, Tennessee. The top four placing teams in the Men’s...

Lady Knights Keep Heads Up After Close Losses

Joseph Lascara

October 11, 2011

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The Lady Knights soccer team started with a strong season, winning the local Ladies Tournament and defeating several teams such as Harpeth Hall and St. Cecelia. In the previous week, on September 10th, the team had edged Henr...

Titans Season Preview: Better Than Expected

Chris George

October 10, 2011

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A new head coach, new coordinators, two new quarterbacks, a wide receiver with off the field issues and a franchise running back holding out in Florida. All of this going on during the first changing of the guard in the Titans s...

The New American Pastime: Fantasy Football

Zach Pelka

September 26, 2011

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It’s that time of year again when your neighbors are seen furiously doing yard work, your priest is speeding up the sermon, and your father hasn’t shaved in two weeks – it’s football time!!! All across the country overweight,...

Knights Defeat Goodpasture: Deja Vu

Connor McCarthy and Joseph Lascara

September 16, 2011

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Flashback to 2006, when the Knights had played Goodpasture for the first time—they were down by two touchdowns with less than a minute left. Golden Tate eventually returned a kick and scored for JPII, creating a window of opportunity...

JPII Golf Team… Anything But Sub-Par

Connor McCarthy

September 16, 2011

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The Knights Golf Team is off to a blistering start this season with a 12-1 match record. Led by captain, Connor McCarthy, the Knights are looking forward to a prosperous season this year with hopes of a state championship appearance. The...

Hunting Season Coming Soon

Mitchell Nelson

September 16, 2011

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School has started up again and with it comes the return of hunting season for most game. One of the most popular hunting seasons, and arguably the most well known, is deer season. With the return of “buck fever” in the air,...