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  • December 13, 2017

    Article by Kristian Mayer '18: On December 4, the Boys Varsity Basketball Team left school early and began their retreat at Founders Hollow in upstate New York. Accompanying the team was Coach McCutcheon, Coach Lyons, Father Philip Eichner, and Mr. Defino. The retreat is a unique tradition at Kellenberg Memorial each season in which the athletes become closer as a team. Upon arriving, athletes were assigned a room with two other teammates. Afterwards, the task of preparing for dinner was executed by the athletes as a team. During the meal, athletes and coaches enjoyed spirited conversation and team bonding. "This was a good bonding

  • December 12, 2017

    Article by Veronica Tadross '21: On Friday, December 1, the altar in the Maria Regina Chapel was adorned with an arc of candles and the monstrance in preparation for Eucharistic Adoration. The first Friday of every month all day Adoration occurs in the chapel for students to take a break from the rigorous activities of the day and embrace a sense of serenity with Christ. On the first Friday of the month, students gather in this chapel for traditional midday prayer, where they are able to pray the Divine Office led by senior students. Adoration offers a different version of

  • December 10, 2017

    Opening the Kellenberg Track and Field year at the 67th annual CHSAA Relays, the Girl’s team faced their most ominous rival in the first race of the day, Notre Dame Academy of Staten Island. The gun was off in the Distance Medley Relay and despite and the two teams broke immediately away from the field. Nora Bennett ran a fine 1200, handing off the baton in second place. Camryn Beckford took the baton for the 400 leg and cut the deficit to thirty-five meters. Maya Richardson ran an outstanding 800 leg, and the stage was set for Kellenberg anchor Maureen

  • December 7, 2017

    Varsity Cheerleading Most Improved Olivia Reich The most improved Varsity cheerleader is a girl that has worked tirelessly throughout the fall season to improve herself in all aspects of cheerleading. She has shown great improvement in her stunting ability and has become one of the strongest bases on the team. She was determined to improve her tumbling skills, and we are very proud of the confidence she has gained in her back handspring. We have watched this young lady turn into a mature and positive leader on the team, and we are happy to acknowledge her improvements and dedication. The

  • December 5, 2017

    Congratulations to senior setter Madison Gale and junior quarterback Matt Sluka on earning All Long Island honors from Newsday. Madison Gale Her 589 assists and 27 aces paced the Firebirds to a third straight CHSAA title. From the Varsity Volleyball coaches: "When something is of great value, people often think in terms of monetary items—gold, treasure, cash.  In the world of sports, when you start talking about who is the most valuable, you are essentially referring to that athlete who contributes most to her team’s success. In the case of our 2017 season, our Most Valuable Player was a little bit

  • IS 40:25-31      At times we may feel burdened or overwhelmed by what’s going on in our lives, causing our faith in God to weaken. After all, God gives his strongest battles to his strongest soldiers. However, we must realize that He works in mystical ways and that gifts may be presented to us in times of hardship and failure. Whatever the case is, we must revert our efforts towards God and have faith