Go Saints! XHS Activities Week-in-Review: September 21, 2017


The Xavier Saints Football team took down Charles City in week 4’s installment of Friday Night Lights with a score of 50-0 and are currently unbeaten at 4-0. Congrats to Coach Schulte and the entire team!

  • The Saints are currently ranked #2 in 3A.

  • Friday the Saints will host the undefeated Decorah Vikings. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m.

Cross Country

The boys and girls cross country teams will be in action tonight in the Eastern Iowa Classic at Seminole Valley Park. Good luck to all saint runners!

  • The boys team is currently ranked #8 in 3A

Girls Swimming

Xavier Swimmers were in action this week:

  • For CRK

    • Sarah Gannon:

      • 2nd in the 500 Yard Free, and the 400 Yard Free Relay

      • 3rd  in the 200 Yard Free

    • Maddie Gannon:

      • 2nd in the 200 Yard Medley and 400 Yard Free Relay

      • 3rd in the 200 Yard IM

  • For CRW

    • Lauren Havertape:

  • 1st in the 200 Yard Medley Relay, 50 Yard Free and the 100 Yard Breaststroke

  • 2nd in the 200 Yard Medley Relay and the 200 Yard Free Relay

Xavier Swimmers upcoming action:

  • On Saturday, 9/23

    • CRJ @ CRK (Invitational) at 9:30 a.m.

    • CRW @ Des Moines Lincoln at 11:30 a.m.

Boys Golf

The Xavier Saints boy’s golf team won a conference triangular at Dubuque Country Club on Monday. Nick Recker led the way as was the the runner up medalist, shooting a 39. The boy’s golf team also placed 3rd in the Cedar Falls invite Tuesday at Beaver Hills.

  • The Boys Golf Team is currently ranked #9 in 4A.

  • Congrats to Coach O’Brien and the entire boys golf team

  • The Xavier Boys Golf Team will be in action again Monday playing in a conference divisional at Jones starting at 9:30 a.m.


The #1 ranked 4A Xavier Saints Volleyball Team won a thriller at #8 ranked 5A Iowa City West in 5 sets on Tuesday.

  • Congrats to coach Filer and the entire volleyball team

  • The girls will be in action Saturday in the Dubuque Invite at DH with matches starting at 9:00 a.m.

Congratulations to Xavier Volleyball’s Charlotte Richards on notching her 1,000th career kill at last weekend’s Marion Invitational!

Marching Band

The Xavier Saints Marching Band has had a few great performances at Saints home football games. They will now be performing and competing at two separate venues this Saturday!

  • Linn-Mar Band Invite at 11:30 a.m.

  • Marion Marching Band Invite at 6:30 p.m.

  • Good luck to Ms. Swehla and the entire marching band!