“You are never going to walk again; you are never going to move
On May 6, 2017, a doctor from the Santa Clara Valley Medical
Center uttered these words to Robert Paylor ’15, then a sophomore
on the UC Berkeley rugby team. Paylor had sustained a spinal cord
injury in the Varsity Cup Championship match against Arkansas
There is no way we can lose, or so I thought as I awaited the
whistle that would signal the start of our second rugby game that
day. Our first had been in the morning when we won the semifinal
game against our longtime rival Gonzaga High School.
Even with Digital Learning Days changing many aspects of life at
Jesuit High School Sacramento, the school is doing its best to
keep students connected with their end-of-year events. Donghwan
Park ’20, this year’s valedictorian, is a crucial part of the
effort to have graduation remain a memorable celebration for the
Class of 2020.
Starting a business can be one of the most rewarding yet
challenging tasks one can undertake. Students at Jesuit High
School Sacramento looking to get a taste of what it takes to
succeed in the business world should check out the Entrepreneurs
The end of winter and the beginning of spring is possibly the
busiest time for the Athletic Department at Jesuit High School
Sacramento. As winter sports are entering the playoff season,the
nine spring sports are all starting up, including the lacrosse
team, one of the most competitive sports in the area.
Jesuit High School Sacramento showed why it’s the No. 1 seed in
II Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs when the Marauders
handily beat the Ponderosa High School Bruins in the second round
of playoffs on Friday, Feb. 21.
For over a decade, the Examen prayer enriches each afternoon at
Jesuit High School Sacramento, winding down every school day with
a reflection rooted in Ignatian spirituality, but this past year
the Daily Examen has seen a small change.
The Frosh Overnight is the start of every student’s experience at
Jesuit High School. The weekend of Aug. 24 saw the class of 2023
begin their high school journeys in the 31st annual Freshman
The focus of the retreat is, of course, on the freshmen, but it
could not happen without the participation of the senior Big
Brothers. Having already experienced the retreat, the Big
Brothers accompany the freshman class as they begin their time at