St. Joseph’s College Article(s)

True-blue Joe, on and off the field
TRIBUTE: Arthur Hakel True-blue Joe, on and off the field   By Susilough de S Wijeyeratne   I came to know Arthur Hakel ...
Joes slow to kick-along to rugby conversion
QUADRANGLE SPECIAL BY NEIL WIJERATNE   Joes slow to kick-along to rugby conversion     The 37th Annual General Meeting of the ...
Saint battle full of suspense and drama..
  By David Heyn Spectators at the 1962 Josephian-Pe terite Big Match were taken on a bumpy roller-coaster ride as the team...
MAGICAL MOMENTS IN THOSE ALL-TIME GREAT ESCAPES
It was the early 1960s. I was a primary school student at St Joseph’s College, and my father accompanied me daily to school. Du...
Good Lord and dropped catch saved Josephians.
It was in the late 1970s and early ‘80s, an era I recall, that as a schoolboy, eagerly looking forward to Fridays. Not so muc...
CRICKET FROM THE PAST
The Cricket Seasons of 1946 and 1947 By  Algi Wijewickrema and Sujith Silva Having featured the 1957 school cricket season in the...
8th edition is out and now available online and at selected outlets
Order the 6th issue of Quadrangle the Big Match Special out now featuring the ‘Great Escapes’. Copies available at Sar...
Antonian Duo Lafir & Stephens
The schools cricket season of 1954 was a memorable one for St Anthony’s College, Katugastota.   That was the year Antonians...
Rectors play with straight bat in Battle of the Saints
Josephian-Peterite Battle of the Saints   The 82nd Battle of the Saints, one of the most looked forward to cricket encounters b...
Shepherdians bounce to basketball double Battling Joes clinch boys’ title
Good Shepherd Convent, Kotahena, achieved a championship double among girls’ schools in basketball after winning the 2015 Inter-...
Real buzz as HORNETS put sting back into Josephian rugby
They do not fly, they do not sting and they don’t have a queen or a king. They have a history as long as their rugby ped...
That ‘1957’ School Cricket Season
LP steered St. Benedict’s College to became the ‘Unofficial Champions’ something St. Benedict’s couldn’t achieve almost ...
NATIONAL SCHOOLS SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIP..
St. Joseph’s College and Mahamaya Girls School, Kandy retained  their Championship for the 12th consecutive time and Vishaka Vi...
Captain Courageous
Glory Days : Reliving the batting exploits of Charlie Joseph By Bernard VanCuylenburg With grateful appreciation to Tilak Pananwel...
Wild Wild West – Josephian Dinner Dance – 2015
Wild Wild West Josephian Dinner Dance 2015 organized by St’ Joseph’s College Old Boys Union was held at Hilton Colombo...
MAN WITH THE GOAL-DEN BOOT….
  Peter Ranasinghe undoubtedly was the soccer hero of my generation. As a player, Peter was just sensational. And he remain...
10 QUESTIONS WITH UPALI OBEYESEKERE.
There is a bond, a camaraderie, among the quadrangle schools. There is a kind of feeling we are a special group. There is a ...
Boys From The Quadrangle…
  Trinity College The team from the hill capital, which has the richest rugby heritage in the Island in terms of class, per...
The Saints blaze a Trail Across the Island
By Franklyn Amerasinghe I was associated with the General Manager of Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese, Rev Fr. Ivan Perera at...
For success, take risks and be optimistic… – Manik Pereira
The Pership Group of Companies, which has transformed itself into a major Sri Lankan Conglomerate with bigger global footprints is...
Joes Night Of The Stars
 
SCHOOLS CRICKET REVIEW
The Under 19 Schools cricket season for 2014/2015 got off in early September with third term fixtures and there will be a one mont...