Tag: Totino-Grace

Since students can’t come to them, chaplains connect with high schoolers at home

Since students can’t come to them, chaplains connect with high schoolers at home

| Debbie Musser | April 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

Father Pavlak notes that his biggest challenge has been not seeing the students at school, with their energy, humor and personalities that are complemented by being around one another. “It’s been important for me to stay connected with them as their priest,” he said.

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Totino-Grace students give and receive through service immersion trips

Totino-Grace students give and receive through service immersion trips

| Debbie Musser | February 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Rio Grande River canal, near the Santa Fe Bridge, is where El Paso, Texas, meets Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. This is the site of an annual border Mass, bringing together those on both sides of the border to share in the Eucharist.

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Rams executive, Totino-Grace alumnus Pastoors says building a Super Bowl team is about people

Rams executive, Totino-Grace alumnus Pastoors says building a Super Bowl team is about people

| February 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

When Tony Pastoors was five days old, his mother, Betsy, kneeled in a hospital chapel to pray that his life would be spared.

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Cretin-Derham Hall challenges Iowa power in archdiocesan-sponsored girls basketball tournament

Cretin-Derham Hall challenges Iowa power in archdiocesan-sponsored girls basketball tournament

| November 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cretin-Derham Hall in St. Paul drew a big early-season test with Iowa girls basketball power Dowling Catholic High School and its highly-touted point guard Caitlin Clark.

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Totino-Grace wins Class A state boys soccer title

Totino-Grace wins Class A state boys soccer title

| November 2, 2017 | 2 Comments

Sophomore forward Steevenson Lamarre scored all the points Totino-Grace needed for the Class A state high school boys soccer championship Nov. 2.

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Catholic high school chaplains inspire, guide students

Catholic high school chaplains inspire, guide students

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

After the Sept. 26 death of two 2017 graduates of Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in a car accident, Jesuit Father John Paul made himself available to pray and talk to the Minneapolis school’s students and staff.

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Catholic high schools respond to national anthem protests

Catholic high schools respond to national anthem protests

| September 29, 2017 | 5 Comments

“We have not needed a written policy, but our approach is that all our students and coaches will come out and stand for the national anthem,” said Mike Streitz, the St. Agnes athletic director.

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A faith-filled kick-off for Catholic schools’ high school football seasons

A faith-filled kick-off for Catholic schools’ high school football seasons

| September 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Hill-Murray Pioneers and Holy Angels Stars met for Mass Sept. 1 before putting on pads, a day after the Cretin-Derham Hall Raiders and Totino-Grace Eagles prayed together before playing football for the first time ever.

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Cretin-Derham Hall, Totino-Grace have more in common than football prowess

Cretin-Derham Hall, Totino-Grace have more in common than football prowess

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cretin-Derham Hall and Totino-Grace own 12 Minnesota state football titles, but have never met on the field before. That will change Aug. 31 when the two Christian Brothers-sponsored Catholic schools and high school football powerhouses collide for the first time.

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Totino-Grace’s Florell goes out a state wrestling champ

Totino-Grace’s Florell goes out a state wrestling champ

| March 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Jared Florell of Totino-Grace capped a Class 2A state wrestling title March 4 with a section final rematch.

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Three Catholic high schools sweep first Thanksgiving girls basketball tournament

Three Catholic high schools sweep first Thanksgiving girls basketball tournament

| November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Academy of Holy Angels, Cretin-Derham Hall and Holy Family each went 2-0 in the Thanksgiving girls basketball tournament at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul Nov. 25-26. An estimated 1,400 fans attended the tourney hosted by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis Office of Stewardship and Development. Twelve Catholic high school varsity teams and the schools’ junior varsity and/or ‘B’ squads participated in the hoops showcase.

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Totino-Grace returns to gridiron glory in Class 6A Prep Bowl victory

Totino-Grace returns to gridiron glory in Class 6A Prep Bowl victory

| November 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Capitalizing on miscues, Totino-Grace beat Eden Prairie 28-20 for the Class 6A state high school football title Nov. 25.

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