After months of preparation, Prep Robotics (Team 5438 – Technological Terrors) and their first creation, "Ignatius Prime," competed in anger for the first time last weekend. And when two long days of competition at Mount Olive High School were over, Prep emerged with the Rookie All-Star Award and the Highest Rookie Seed Award. They also reached the quarterfinals, a truly impressive start to competition!
Tickets to the 2015 Mother-Son Dance, presented by the Prep Parents' Association, are going fast! If you're looking forward to sharing in a celebration of Prep families on Sunday, March 22, now is the time to get your tickets before they're all gone! Click here for ticket to one of the most popular PPA events of the year!
That's a bit of a mouthful, but it bears repeating! Team 5438 - Techonological Terrors, Prep's very own robotics team, is ready to throw their hats (not to mention their robot) into the ring this weekend, as they head to Mount Olive High School for their first district-level competition. It will be the culmination of several months' preparation, and the team would love to have you there cheering them on! (Even if you can't be there, you can watch a live stream of all the action here!)
Join the Alumni Spirituality Committee this Sunday, March 8, for an Alumni Day of Retreat. Our retreat leader will be Fr. Peter Schineller, S.J., a noted spiritual director, a writer for America magazine, and the archivist for the Jesuits' Northeast Province.
Get those sneakers laced up and get your team together! It's time to find out who will hoist the McGovern Trophy and take home the bragging rights. The 21st annual John McGovern, '80 Memorial 3-on-3 Tournament takes to the court this April, and registration is open NOW!