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Podcasting Crusaders

Podcasting Crusaders

Crusader freshmen took part in a interactive project this past week. Students in Mr. Ursin’s and Coach Casadaban’s Religion classes took to the computer labs to record their own Homily podcasts.  After successfully completing their podcasts, Crusaders will listen to their fellow classmate’s homily each weekend and participate in a …

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Wrestling Sends Wolves Running

Wrestling Sends Wolves Running

The Crusaders kept their undefeated record intact by soundly defeating St. Paul’s 55-12 on Wednesday night in the Conlin Gym.

#1 ranked Brother Martin pinned six and won 11 of the 13 matches wrestled. Paul Klein received six points for a St. Paul’s forfeit at 132. Crusaders recording pins for Brother Martin …

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Crusaders Attend St. Michael Milestone

Crusaders Attend St. Michael Milestone

St. Michael Special School in the Irish Channel recently reached its 50 year anniversary.  On its Founders Day, the school celebrated this milestone, and Catholic Schools Week, with a Mass in the gym followed by a reception in the JOY Center. Pictured are Brother Martin representatives along with Crusader friends …

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Crusaders Dominate Raiders

Crusaders Dominate Raiders

After suffering their first district loss to St. Augustine last Friday, the Crusaders were in need of a bounce back win. Brother Martin (17-6, 2-1) made a statement in a dominating 73-41 victory over Rummel on Tuesday night.

The Crusaders couldn’t miss from the perimeter as they jumped out to …

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Gatti Named the 2015 Brother More Schaefer Faculty Award Recipient

Gatti Named the 2015 Brother More Schaefer Faculty Award Recipient

Over the weekend, Mr. James M. “Jimmy” Gatti was honored as the 2015 Brother More Schaefer Faculty Award Recipient.

A graduate of Jesuit High School, Jimmy Gatti earned a Bachelor of General Studies Degree in 1987 from Louisiana State University. His first year out of college, he worked for his …

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Crusader Wrestling Salvages Weekend

Crusader Wrestling Salvages Weekend

After two tough losses for the basketball and soccer teams, it was up to the wrestlers to bring home a win for the Crusaders.  Brother Martin easily proved they are the dominate team in the State when they captured the title in the 16-team Live Oak Duals Saturday. After …

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2015 Football Convocation

2015 Football Convocation

The Athletic Department hosted a convocation on January 15th honoring our State Semi-Finalist Football Team, in addition to our sub-varsity programs. Coaches’ Bonis, Robinson, and Brocato, highlighted team accomplishments for their respective levels. Those receiving individual recognition were:

ANDY DOUGLASS – Zachary Kael

TEAM Award – Irv Smith

TOUGH Award – Victor …

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District VI Honor Chorus

District VI Honor Chorus

Congratulations to the following students who participated in the LMEA District VI District Honor Chorus this past weekend: Trey Andrews, Joseph Arrigo, Andrew Butler, Nathan Catalanotto, Noah Catalanotto, Aaron Didier, Antonio Domino, Manny Guillot, Jonathan Holder, Alex Lucas, Nader Masoud, Ethan Olsen, and Matthew Sharp.

These students prepared a concert …

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NJROTC Annual Military Inspection

NJROTC Annual Military Inspection

On Thursday, January 15th the NJROTC conducted its Annual Military Inspection. During the Annual Military Inspection, Commander Ladner, Area 8 Manager of NJROTC Units, inspected the unit’s finances, supply, armory, and, most importantly, Cadets. The Senior members of the Unit held a brief with Commander Ladner first thing in …

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Mu Alpha Theta Hosts Successful Tournament

Mu Alpha Theta Hosts Successful Tournament

On Saturday January 17th, the Brother Martin Mu Alpha Theta Club hosted one of the largest tournaments in the state with over 450 students from 23 schools competing in our Math Tournament.

The tournament was very successful, and many teachers complimented how well the Brother Martin students ran the tournament. …

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Mason Williams Selected to All-Academic Wrestling Team

Mason Williams Selected to All-Academic Wrestling Team

Congratulations to senior wrestler Mason Williams on being named to the ExxonMobile/ISC All-Academic Scholar Wrestling Team.  The Academic Scholar Team is composed of those senior student athletes with the highest GPA from all classes/divisions in a sport.  Mason will be recognized and honored prior to the state championship matches …

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A Little Rain Can’t Keep the ‘Sader Spirit Down

A Little Rain Can’t Keep the ‘Sader Spirit Down

A gloomy morning couldn’t squash the ‘Sader spirit as the student body gathered in the Conlin Gym for a morning pep rally celebrating the successful winter sports programs.  Basketball coach Chris Biehl got everyone on their feet as the Crusaders get set for a district showdown against the St. …

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Brother Martin Juniors Represent New Orleans in D.C.

Brother Martin Juniors Represent New Orleans in D.C.

Brother Martin juniors Nicolas Chanes and Dominique Lousteau were two of the 10 students selected from various New Orleans area schools to represent the area in Washington, D.C. at the annual Anti-Defamation League conference back in October.

We, along with other New Orleans delegates, were among a group of 110 …

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Serving the Community

Serving the Community

On Monday, January 19, to honor the life and work of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. and to serve the greater New Orleans community, three dozen Brother Martin faculty members and students joined over 300 other high school students from around the archdiocese to engage in service work sponsored …

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Soccer Rolls Through Rummel

Soccer Rolls Through Rummel

Wednesday afternoon on Farley Field was thought out to be a tough district battle between the Crusaders and the Raiders, but the score line would prove otherwise.  Brother Martin started off fast and took down the Raiders 5-2 to improve to 9-1-5 on the season.

The Crusader offense got early shots …

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