Arrows Archive


November 2016

A New Basketball Coach for the 1949 Team

At the end of the '48-'49 season, Basketball Head Coach Bob Hogarty announced that he had accepted a position in the executive offices of the St. Louis Cardinals and would be leaving St. Sebastian's. The following October, Headmaster Flanigan announced... Continue Reading →

The Origins of the Annual D.C. Trip

Every Veterans Day weekend, a group of St. Sebastian’s students pack their bags and head south to our nation’s Capital. The Washington D.C. Trip is both recreational and educational; the weekend offers the boys a chance to bond and have... Continue Reading →

Veterans from the Class of 1945

This Friday, November 11th, Americans everywhere will stop and recognize Veterans Day, a Federal holiday that honors courageous men and women who have risked their lives to serve and protect our great nation. In this, our School’s 75th Anniversary year, let... Continue Reading →

“The Music Man” in 1973

St. Sebastian's has long educated students with a flare for the theatrical. This year, the Arrows put on a wonderful rendition of Robert Louis Stevenson's "Treasure Island." However, this wasn't the first, and most certainly won't be the last time, a play... Continue Reading →

“Peerless” Pierotti’s 1947 Football Footage

Check out this rare video footage of the 1947 St. Sebastian's Football Team, courtesy of Gene (Eugene) Pierotti '48. He was a member of the team and his father captured the clips. Gene was #20 and was known as "Peerless"... Continue Reading →

New Arrows Settling in on Mount St. James in 1966

In 1966, Director of Admissions at the College of the Holy Cross, Ambrose J. Mahoney S.J., lined up five St. Sebastian's graduates from the Class of 1966 on the steep stairs in front of Fenwick Hall. From left to right:... Continue Reading →

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