the student news site of xavier college preparatory


the student news site of xavier college preparatory


the student news site of xavier college preparatory


Kendall Luther

Kendall Luther, Staff Writer

Knowledgeable Kendall is a new staff writer for the XPress. This is her first year on the XPress staff, but her second year as a XPress Club member. Kendall is a senior at Xavier College Preparatory, where she participates in Drama, National Honors Society, Transfer Club, and Key Club. Kendall is very excited to be on the XPress staff for the school year. She is looking forward to learning more about journalism!


All content by Kendall Luther
Senior STUCO poses in front of the senior class before a recent rally. Rallies are a beloved Xavier tradition, especially for seniors.

Seniors then & now: Dream Jobs

Kendall Luther, Staff Writer May 5, 2022

As the date of graduation rapidly approaches, many seniors anxiously look to the future and what it has in store for them. In order to properly celebrate the seniors’ future career aspirations for...

Immaculée Ilibagiza poses with the Xavier College Preparatory student body after completing her talk and Q&A segment on WAX Day. Ilibagiza spoke about her experiences surviving the Rwandan Holocaust and discussed her novel, “Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust.”

Immaculée Ilibagiza inspires Xavier community at WAX Day

Kendall Luther, XPress Staff Writer March 30, 2022

The We Are Xavier Club (WAX), a force of change and unification in the Xavier community, hosted its first-ever WAX Day on Monday, March 7. “The mission of the We Are Xavier Club is to communicate,...

The Inés Pascual Award for Generous Service is presented on February 5 at the Mother-Son Communion Breakfast. This year, Brophy honored Xavier’s Sister Joan Fitzgerald, Sister Lynn Winsor and Sister Joanie Nuckols, as pictured from left to right.

Xavier’s leadership triumvirate receives Inés Pascual Award

Kendall Luther, XPress Staff Writer February 22, 2022

On Saturday, February 5, Sister Joan Fitzgerald, Sister Joan Nuckols and Sister Lynn Winsor were presented with Brophy College Preparatory’s esteemed Inés Pascual Award for Generous Service at Brophy’s...

Xavier’s Executive Board poses before the first Brophy home football game of the year. Executive Board elections for the 2022-2023 school year will take place on March 10.

Stuco elections are coming soon

Kendall Luther, Staff writer February 10, 2022

  Ask not what Xavier can do for you, ask what you can do for Xavier. With the second semester flying by, student council elections are around the corner. Running for a student council office...

Senior Maggie Moore takes time to journal during her break in between classes. By journaling, she is able to reflect upon her personal goals and find gratitude for the day ahead.

Part 2 of 3: Self-reflection prioritizes mental health

Kendall Luther, Staff Writer December 9, 2021

This year, Xavier’s administration has decided to conduct in-person learning without any virtual learning. This decision will impact all students as the past year-and-a-half has been primarily virtual...

Xavier’s Performance Dance class poses with New York choreographer, Aaron McGloin. The dancers worked with McGloin for a week and will perform this exciting piece in the near future.

New York choreographer leaps into Xavier’s dance classes

Kendall Luther, Staff Writer November 18, 2021

Every year, the Xavier dance department brings in talented guests, ranging from ASU Gammage National Tour performers to choreographers from professional companies throughout the country. This year was...

Frosh tennis team ‘makes lemonade’ at Central High School

Frosh tennis team ‘makes lemonade’ at Central High School

Kendall Luther, Staff Writer September 23, 2021

As Xavier College Prep’s Stark Tennis Courts undergo necessary remodels, the freshmen tennis team has moved to Central High School for its fall season. “It is a huge lesson in flexibility,” head...

Sister Lynn Winsor, who will soon be inducted into the National Interscholastic Athletic Administration Hall of Fame, poses in a hall of trophies by Xaviers athletic offices.

Sister Lynn Winsor to be honored in NIAA Hall of Fame

Kendall Luther, Club Writer March 30, 2021

On December 14, 2021, Xavier College Preparatory’s athletic director, Sister Lynn Winsor, will be inducted into the National Interscholastic Athletic Administration (NIAA) Hall of Fame in Denver, Colorado.  Since...

Load More Stories