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Three lifts. Three attempts. Twenty-one contestants. One state champion. On Saturday in Abilene, Texas, Akuda Esin ‘12 took the state title in the 2012 Texas High School Powerlifting Association (THSPA) tournament in the 220 pound weight-class. Esin is the first Jesuit student athlete to ever compete in the THSPA state tournament, and also became the Rangers’ first state champion...
Within the Terry Center on the Jesuit campus lurk committed athletes rowing their hearts out on the ergs, or rowing machines. But one young man clearly stands out above all the others. His name? Westford Lang, one of two captains on the Jesuit crew team.   Westford Lang ’12 did not know what crew was until he attended Jesuit. During his...
Jesuit students have always been known for excellence in many aspects, particularly athletics, having dominated the competition since the TCIL days. Although Jesuit always sends many athletes to play on a collegiate level, the class of 2013, especially, supports one of the most athletically gifted classes ever, with six athletes, mere juniors, having already committed to play college sports. Lacrosse...
Akuda Esin ’12 can lift nearly a ton in three lifts.  Esin had a more than impressive performance at the regional powerlifting meet on March 3, taking third place in the event. For those who are not familiar with powerlifting, here are the details.  Power-lifting competitions consist of three different lifts:  bench press, squat, and dead lift.  In the end,...
Congratulations to Brendan O'Brien, Jefferson Award finalist, and Ben Warren, Presidential Award finalist, for being nominated for these two prestigious awards! The Jefferson Award recognizes Brendan O'Brien '12 for being in the top 5 percent of the country, having a high SAT score, and presenting a large amount of leadership. To receive this honor, a student must write essays, answer...
Just across the border in a city named Guadalajara lies a Jesuit school much like our own. Instituto de Ciencias, as it is called there, welcomes around 3000 students each day, ranging from preschool to high school. This spring, for the fourth time, Dallas Jesuit received five high school students from this school for 7-weeks as part of the...
This Friday, February 18, 2011, Bulls in a China Shop (BICS) will play at the Door, a popular night venue in Deep Ellum. In the final round of a battle of the bands which featured 18 bands, BICS will compete against five other groups for a chance to win $1,000 as well as some much earned recognition and publicity. Consisting...

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