Crusaders Medal at Crystal Springs

Crusaders Medal at Crystal Springs

It was a sunny and victorious weekend at the Crystal Springs Invitational, with runners setting personal records and earning top spots in each race. Collin Murtagh ’22 secured a medal in the freshman race, EJ Odocayen ’20 in the varsity race, and Liam Funke ’21 in the sophomore race.

Band to March in Italian Heritage Parade

Band to March in Italian Heritage Parade

This week begins on of the biggest of the year for Riordan’s award-winning bands. They traveled to the Hilltop on Tuesday for the USF Spirit Walk, and next up is the Feste Del Mar Band Review on Saturday, the first of four Northern California Band Association competitions this fall.
On Sunday, the entire marching band will entertain the city of San Francisco at the Italian Heritage Day Parade. The parade begins at 12:30 pm on Fisherman’s Wharf and ends in North Beach.
Mike’l Gregory ’18 Receives Top USF Scholarship

Mike’l Gregory ’18 Receives Top USF Scholarship

Scholar, Campus Ministry leader, and recipient of the Tyrone McGraw Citizenship Award at Riordan, Mike’l Gregory is now a freshman at University of San Francisco and part of the inaugural BASE program for black students. Mike’l was profiled by USF recently where he shared his goal of becoming a pediatrician and what it means to be part of the program. “It’s about the impact you make in life and what you do,” he said. “As a member of this cohort, my goal is to do the best I can and keep this program alive for future students. I want to serve my community and support others.”

We are thrilled for Mike’l’s next steps at USF and look forward to hearing about what he will accomplish in the future! Read the full article here

Photo from www.usfca.edu

Football Crusaders Top Napa

Football Crusaders Top Napa

Junior quarterback Adham Abdelghani threw for 304 yards and five touchdowns, three to senior receiver Marcus Williams and the Crusaders got the defensive stops they needed to pull out a 40-31 victory over Napa in non-league action at Memorial Stadium last Saturday. Read more

Read SF Examiner coverage of the game here.

Photo: Courtesy / Don Lex

Frosh Olympics

Frosh Olympics

44th Annual Frosh Olympics
Friday, September 14
5:15 pm Opening Ceremony – 7:15 pm Dinner

Class of 2022 families are invited to attend this great Riordan tradition of competition and community building. The Olympics start at 5:15 pm in the gym, with dinner to follow at 7:15 pm in Chaminade Hall. Please see this flyer for more information.

Registrations are required for dinner–please submit by Wednesday, September 12.