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Ranger Day 2021: Chariot Races

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Ranger Day 2021: Chariot Races

On October 22, 2021 Jesuit held their annual Ranger Day event as the main celebration of homecoming week. The day consisted of a pep rally, indoor games, outdoor games, and best of all the chariot races. This year the freshman homerooms were competing with their big brothers for the big brother trophy. The race consisted of many great themes that brought more fun to the already fun day. 

Between the heats of the race there were many performances conducted to entertain the community including the Jesuit-Ursuline Band, the Rangerettes, and the cheerleaders. These performances were helpful to prepare the next homeroom between heats of the race. 

Results

Heat 1 Allen– Halloween- SR rider Diego Torrealba (Won) Boyle– Texas Independence Day- SR rider Brady Kinzer
Heat 2 Pitts– St. Ignatius Feast Day- SR rider Brody Pawsat (Won) Clark– Mother’s Day- SR rider Ryan Fleming
Heat 3 Brndjar– Superbowl- SR rider Oliver Naumann Pointer– 4th of July- SR rider Nathaniel Walker (Won)
Heat 4 Eikenberg– Valentine’s Day- SR rider Jack McClure (Won) Bolton– President’s Day- SR rider Sean Johnston
Heat 5 Lahey– Easter- SR rider Thomas Wray Vincent– Christmas- SR rider Sam Steffler (Won)
Heat 6 Grindinger– New Years- SR rider Charlie Cohen Reese– Mardi Gras- SR rider Henry Limber (Won)
Heat 7 Richard– St. Patrick’s Day- SR rider Alejandro Landry Aberger– Shrek Day- SR rider Adam Stuecheli (Won)
Championship Reese– Mardi Gras- SR rider Henry Limber Allen– Halloween- SR rider Diego Torrealba (Won!)

 

Although Mr. Allen’s homeroom won the chariot race, Mr. Eikenberg’s homeroom won the best theme ending his homeroom to win the Big Brothers Trophy. 

Interviews:

Joey Trigiani ’22 thinks, “The chariot races were a perfect culmination to an awesome Ranger Day. I had an amazing time and I am so sad that it was my last one.”

Kevin Martinez ’25 thought the whole experience was “Simply amazing [and] enjoyable.”

Connor Cole ’25 thought “Everybody had great energy and was showing great school pride.”