June 2, 2014
 "And you shall be my witnesses..." Acts 1:8

Cavaliers at the Next Level

Here is the weekly update of how Cavalier Alumni are performing beyond Serra. As usual, we are grateful to Coach Joshua Dabbs for providing this information.

 Cavaliers at the Next Level 06/02/14

In Memoriam


Jayson "Jay" Wilkes '97 passed away.  A service was held May 22 at Serra in Rm 405.


Jay played for Coach Hurt and was coaching basketball at Windward. Many of his players, past and present, attended.



Gino Mezzapella '64 passed away on May 16th. A mass was celebrated on May 24th in Severna Park, MD 


Alumni/ Development Office 

Vince Kates '61

Alumni Director

310-324-6675 x 3010


Joe Cormier '81

Development Director

310-324-6675 x 1017


Zac Bose '82


Junipero Serra High School Alumni Newsletter
Junipero Serra High School believes that students of all faiths and backgrounds deserve an academically challenging, spiritually enriching Catholic college preperatory education that forms them to become generous, responsible citizens and leaders
Graduation 2014

The 133 members of the Class of 2014 graduates this Friday, June 6th at 4:00PM at Kretzschmar Stadium.  All qualifiy for a 4 year school.  77% will attend 4 year schools. 


Acceptances include The United States Naval Academy, Notre Dame, USC, Boston University, Marist and most of the UC's.  The class is at 6.7m in scholarships including 2m in athletic scholarships.  


Click the link to see the new "Serra Experience" for more information.       


Also on June 6, 1944

Seventy years ago, the United States and its Allies launched its invasion of Europe against Nazi Germany. 


Track & Field

Serra's Lady Cavs qualified in the 4x100m, 4x400m. Individually, Jasmine Reed '17 in the 100m and 200m and Jeanette Paul '16 qualified in the 100m and 300m hurdles.  For the boys, Jeremy Franklin '14 qualified in the discus. If you live in Clovis, they will be competing in the California State Finals this weekend. 


50th Anniversary

Father Frank Prieto '55 celebrated his 50th anniversary Mass at St. John Bosco Mission Church on May 25th in Highland, California.  After Mass, Father Prieto donned his Serra Alumni visor for a picture with Jerry Uribe '55, Dave Reidt '58 and Vince Kates '61.

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