Junior Residents

All the latest news and stories about our neighborhood’s junior residents.

Bishop Kenny Girls Beach Volleyball Team takes State Beach Volleyball Runner-Up

Bishop Kenny Girls Beach Volleyball Team takes State Beach Volleyball Runner-Up

Head Coach Suzanne Winkler finished the regular season undefeated and took a very young team to the Sunshine State Athletic Conference (SSAC) State Beach Volleyball Championship April 30 – May 1.  The State Championship was held at Hickory Point Beach in Tavares, Florida.  The Crusaders lost a very tight match in the finals against Riverview […]

Assumption’s middle school students perform at Rock “OUT” music concert

Assumption’s middle school students perform at Rock “OUT” music concert

Assumption Catholic School’s music teacher Katie Rewa employed her creativity to assemble an outdoor concert on the Rosary Stage, inviting middle school students to perform. They wore their favorite costumes, brought their favorite instruments, and sang their favorite songs for the show. Two separate performances were held. One was to entertain parents on an April […]

Donors Dive In: Three generations of families make waves and impact Bolles swimming

Donors Dive In: Three generations of families make waves and impact Bolles swimming

Members and friends of the Tarver family were the first to jump into Bolles’ new pool, named the Tarver Pool, in honor of Jack Tarver, grandfather of Missy Pearson, who, with her husband, Josh Pearson, has five children who graduated from or are attending The Bolles School. The Tarver family’s generous gift made the pool […]

Troop 35 Celebrate 100 Years

Troop 35 Celebrate 100 Years

With high spirits, Troop 35 Scouts and adult leaders defied a blustery Nor’easter morning as they prepared for and celebrated Troop 35’s 100th Anniversary and Scout Sunday Celebration at Southside United Methodist Church of Jacksonville, Florida. Tasty refreshments included a delightful menu of donuts, fruit, juice, and a coffee bar. Displays of Troop Memories & […]

The Wolfpack finishes best season yet, make quarter finals in lacrosse

The Wolfpack finishes best season yet, make quarter finals in lacrosse

On April 12, the Varsity Girls Lacrosse team of Samuel Wolfson School for Advanced Studies finished their best season in the school’s history by defeating Paxon in the district quarterfinals hosted at Wolfson. The game made for a total of seven wins and five losses for the team in the 2021 season. This was a […]

Taylor Richardson is reaching for the stars

Taylor Richardson is reaching for the stars

At only 17 years old, Taylor Richardson has already impacted the local community, the country, the world. She aspires to someday impact space.        Taylor is determined to visit Mars. “A little Black girl walking around in an astronaut’s suit saying she wants to go to Mars was a very lofty dream. But she is doing […]

Jasmyne Roberts Named Florida Dairy Farmers Class 4A Girls Player of the Year

Jasmyne Roberts Named Florida Dairy Farmers Class 4A Girls Player of the Year

Jasmyne Roberts, BK Class of ’21 received a new title on Tuesday, March 16, Florida’s Best in Class 4A girls’ basketball.  Roberts is committed to play basketball for the University of Miami in the Fall. Roberts transferred to BK as a sophomore and has been the starting guard since 10th grade. Roberts stated, “I love playing guard […]

Spartan girls win 10th consecutive state soccer championship trophy

Spartan girls win 10th consecutive state soccer championship trophy

On Wednesday, March 3, the girls’ varsity soccer team of St. Johns Country Day School won their 10th consecutive state championship trophy. The Spartans 6-0 defeat of Ft. Myers’ Canterbury School began when St. Johns scored two goals in the first two minutes of the game. By the half, Mia Sadler ‘21 had scored twice […]