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Students Celebrate Ash Wednesday Mass at Christ the King Parish

Students Celebrate Ash Wednesday Mass at Christ the King Parish

Reilly Smith, Julia Tran, and Hailey Reeves

February 26, 2020

La Salle students and staff began the Lenten season with an Ash Wednesday mass this afternoon, Feb. 26. Mass was celebrated at Christ the King Parish by Fr. Pat Neary, C.S.C., who is from Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Portland. Students and staff had the opportunity to receive ashes on their...

Varsity Boys Basketball Team Wins Against Milwaukie With a Score of 68–66

Varsity Boys Basketball Team Wins Against Milwaukie With a Score of 68–66

Reilly Smith and Hailey Reeves

February 19, 2020

On Tuesday, Feb. 18, the #13 varsity boys basketball team won with a final score of 68-66 against #9 Milwaukie after two periods of overtime. Junior Ian Simmons made the winning shot at the end of the second overtime period. "That was a very important game for us," Simmons said. "We needed that to...

Students Compete to Win Spirit Points in the First Better Together Assembly of the Year

Students Compete to Win Spirit Points in the First Better Together Assembly of the Year

Julia Tran, Staff Photographer

February 12, 2020

On Feb. 7, students attended the first Better Together assembly and competed to earn spirit points for their Falcon Formation class. Better Together Month will be celebrated with an assembly every Friday of February....

Varsity Boys Basketball Takes On Their Biggest Rival

Varsity Boys Basketball Takes On Their Biggest Rival

Julia Tran and Hailey Reeves

January 22, 2020

On Tuesday, Jan. 21, the #17 varsity boys basketball team fell short 45-48 against #8 Wilsonville, in the brick oven. Here are some photos from last night's game: The Falcons will be at #8 Milwaukie for their next game on Jan. 24 at 7:15 p.m....

#3 Girls Basketball Team Defeats #32 Parkrose 88-20

#3 Girls Basketball Team Defeats #32 Parkrose 88-20

Reilly Smith, Staff Photographer

January 15, 2020

After last week's winning game against #12 Southridge (6A), the #3 varsity girls basketball team defeated #32 Parkrose with a final score of 88-20 last night, Jan. 14. Here are some highlights from the game: Join the girls for their next game, which will be against Putnam, at home on Friday, Jan. 17 at...

5A Girls Basketball La Salle Defeats 6A Southridge 51-41

5A Girls Basketball La Salle Defeats 6A Southridge 51-41

Julia Tran, Staff Photographer

January 15, 2020

On Jan. 10, the 2019 5A varsity girls basketball state champions, La Salle, defeated the 2018 6A varsity girls basketball state champions, Southridge. Here are some photos from last week's game: After their victory against Southridge, the Falcons went on to play their first league game of the sea...

Varsity Boys Basketball Team Takes on Oregon City

Varsity Boys Basketball Team Takes on Oregon City

Hailey Reeves, Staff Reporter

January 8, 2020

On Tuesday, Jan. 7, the varsity boys basketball team finished their fifth home game of the season with a final score of 33-44. Here are some photos from the game: The next game will be on Tuesday, Jan. 14 against Parkrose at 7:30 pm....

La Salle Swim Team Takes On Milwaukie and Scappoose in Their Second Meet of the Season

La Salle Swim Team Takes On Milwaukie and Scappoose in Their Second Meet of the Season

Hailey Reeves, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2019

On Tuesday, Dec. 17, the La Salle swim team traveled to St. Helens to compete against Milwaukie and Scappoose in their second meet of the season. The team won 181-151 against Scappoose, and 271-22 against Milwaukie. The team’s next meet is Thursday, Jan. 9 at Parkrose High School. ...

La Salle Helps Spread Christmas Joy to Lot Whitcomb Elementary

La Salle Helps Spread Christmas Joy to Lot Whitcomb Elementary

Julia Tran, Staff Photographer

December 18, 2019

Every year, students and staff participate in the annual wrapping party by bringing in gifts for the families of Lot Whitcomb Elementary School, and wrapping them during Falcon Formation.  

Varsity Girls Basketball Wins Against Roosevelt and Grant in Tonight’s Jamboree

Varsity Girls Basketball Wins Against Roosevelt and Grant in Tonight’s Jamboree

Reilly Smith

December 4, 2019

This evening, the varsity girls basketball team played their first two games of the season in a jamboree against Roosevelt and Grant. They won their first game against Roosevelt with a final score of 44-10, and won their second game against Grant with a final score of 33-21. The team won the 5A state championship last March. They will play their next game in Cali...

After Falling Short in the Playoffs For Several Years, the Boys Varsity Soccer Team Finds Redemption

After Falling Short in the Playoffs For Several Years, the Boys Varsity Soccer Team Finds Redemption

Carlie Weigel and Maddie Khaw

November 19, 2019

In 2016, the La Salle boys soccer team lost in the semifinals in penalty kicks against Wilsonville, which advanced to earn second place in state. In 2017, the Falcons lost in penalty kicks in the semifinals for the second year in a row, this time to Woodburn, which went on to claim the state titl...

La Salle Wins 5A Boys Soccer Championship

La Salle Wins 5A Boys Soccer Championship

Reilly Smith, Julia Tran, and Hailey Reeves

November 18, 2019

On Saturday, Nov. 16, the undefeated #1 varsity boys soccer team defeated #3 Wilsonville with a final score of 2-1 at the 5A State Championship match, making them the 5A boys soccer state champions. Here are some photo highlights from the day: The Falcons finished out their soccer season with 17 wins, zero losses, and one tie....

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