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School spirit soars despite an earlier homecoming date

School spirit soars despite an earlier homecoming date

September 27, 2012
Filed under Featured Content, Homecoming 2012, News

Lindsey Mestdagh '13 | Staff Writer As homecoming begins two weeks early this year, students and class advisers have been put under pressure, but are still embracing the positives. “Since we had the same float party start date, August 1st, we had a lot less time to prepare the float and poster...

Fiesta freshmen go south of the border

Fiesta freshmen go south of the border

September 26, 2012
Filed under Features, Homecoming 2012, News

Photos by Luke Kirtley '15| Staff Writers   ...

Choir Hosts 4th Annual Garage Sale

Choir Hosts 4th Annual Garage Sale

September 26, 2012
Filed under Entertainment, News

Connor Gillooly '14 | Arts & Entertainment Editor Held in the Multipurpose room on Saturday Sept. 22, the Grosse Pointe South Choir Boosters hosted the 4th annual Choir Garage Sale. Eager to get a great deal on everything from books to bicycles, people came early to start rummaging through th...

Comerica Park Meets Pointe Singers

September 26, 2012
Filed under Entertainment, News

Kylie Capps '14 | Staff Writer Many families and friends gathered together on Saturday, Sept. 22 to support the Pointe Singers as they performed the national anthem at Comerica Park. Choir Director Christopher Pratt said the group sang on national television at 4 p.m. before the Detroit Tig...

Photos: Class of ’15 goes hearty on Sophomore Spirit Day

Photos: Class of ’15 goes hearty on Sophomore Spirit Day

September 25, 2012
Filed under Featured Content, Homecoming 2012, News

Mikey Sullivan '13| Photo Editor Looking to top the juniors' display on Monday, the Sophomores stormed South's halls on Tuesday morning.

Men’s Varsity soccer beats Romeo in narrow victory, 1-0

Men’s Varsity soccer beats Romeo in narrow victory, 1-0

September 25, 2012
Filed under News, Sports

Andrew Keating '13 | Executive Web Editor The Blue Devils Varsity Soccer team narrowly defeated the Romeo Bulldogs in a 1-0 victory last night. Mikey Sullivan ’13 was there to get the pictures.  

Men’s Varsity Tennis team wins MAC Red, preparing for regionals

Men’s Varsity Tennis team wins MAC Red, preparing for regionals

September 25, 2012
Filed under News, Sports

By Will Boyce '15 | Staff Writer Knocking off Port Huron Northern, the Men’s Varsity Tennis squad won the Macomb Area Red Conference Championship on Monday, Sept. 17. “Port Huron is always a very good team, especially when we go up  there because it’s very windy and they usually have a hostile...

Junior shares tips for Freshmen to enjoy Spirit Day

Junior shares tips for Freshmen to enjoy Spirit Day

September 25, 2012
Filed under Features, Homecoming 2012, News, Opinion

By Emily Mlynarek '14 | Staff Writer For Freshmen, Homecoming Week is a new, fun experience. As this is your first Homecoming, it’s impossible to know what to expect, so here are some ground rules: First of all, wear the Fiesta Freshman shirt on Wednesday, and Wednesday only. You don’t want...

Unity Day hopes to embody schoolwide spirit

Unity Day hopes to embody schoolwide spirit

September 24, 2012
Filed under Features, Homecoming 2012, News

Olivia Lang '15 | Features Editor Aliens, Hawaiians, pirates and Mexicans alike will come together in support of Unity Day on Friday, which will be more significant this year, Rachel Forcillo ’14, Student Association (SA) member and Unity Day chairperson said. “There is a lot of rivalry during...

Junior Spirit Day: Photos and video

September 24, 2012
Filed under Features, Homecoming 2012, News

The class of 2014 stormed the halls Monday morning, and we have the pics. Scroll down to see some of the photos and videos immortalizing the event.       ...

American flags cover lawn on 11th anniversary of 9/11

American flags cover lawn on 11th anniversary of 9/11

September 10, 2012
Filed under News, Uncategorized

Emily Mlynarek ’14 | Staff Writer Exactly 2, 977 American flags will fly on South’s front lawn Tuesday, each representing a life lost to the September 11th terrorist attacks. “The 11th anniversary of 9/11 will be one South’s students and faculty have never experienced, and hopefully never f...

Varsity Volleyball team will face North, Liggett in breast cancer fundraiser

Varsity Volleyball team will face North, Liggett in breast cancer fundraiser

September 7, 2012
Filed under News, Sports, Uncategorized

Harrison Krasner '14| Staff Writer Raising money for local breast cancer patients, the South varsity volleyball team will challenge Grosse Pointe North and Liggett on Monday, September 10 in the main gym. “We are making big care package bags for cancer patients to bring along with them to their...

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