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Where Were You on September 30th?

Where Were You on September 30th?

Where were you on September 30, 2014? What about on September 30, 2013? 2012? And, what does it matter? September 30 is the anniversary date of the founding of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart. On that day in 1821, ten men climbed a hill in Lyons, France, to …

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Letterman Homecoming

Letterman Homecoming

Beautiful weather, the Crusader Spirit and a last second comeback victory were a winning combination for Homecoming 2014. Pre-game festivities kicked off with jambalaya from Pete Algero ’80, pizza, compliments of Sal Brocato ’88 and student ambassadors, under the direction of Debbie Broussard, serving to the masses. The Crusader …

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Ducote ’13 Announces Move to LSU

Ducote ’13 Announces Move to LSU

Cody Ducote ’13 was one of three Delgado Baseball sophomores who announced their commitments to continue their academic and athletic careers at Louisiana State University next fall. Ducote was a huge contributor to Delgado’s successful 2014 campaign, which was capped off by a South Central District title and a trip …

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Gameday Comes to Crusader Nation

Gameday Comes to Crusader Nation

Friday morning, October 24th, a special High School GameDay themed pep rally was held to celebrate the upcoming weekend’s Homecoming festivities.  The Conlin Gym was filled with ‘Sader Spirit as the student body packed the gym to cheer on the Crusader football team for their Friday night Homecoming game …

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Crusaders Cheer on LSU Tigers

Crusaders Cheer on LSU Tigers

Last weekend, Brother Martin cheerleaders and cheerleader alumni came together for the LSU vs. Kentucky game.  The group was high spirited after the 41-3 Tiger win.

LSU Alumni & Brother Martin Cheerleader Alumni
Jessica Spitale ’06 (current BMHS cheer coach)
Katie Prechter McNulty ’03

Current LSU cheerleaders & Brother Martin Alumni/Cheerleader Alumni
Ben Cartner …

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Mrs. Gayle Benson Speaks at Morning Prayer Breakfast

Mrs. Gayle Benson Speaks at Morning Prayer Breakfast

On Tuesday, October 21st, Brother Martin hosted the 10th Annual Prayer Breakfast at Metairie Country Club. This year’s keynote speaker was Mrs. Gayle Benson. Mrs. Benson spoke about the troubles from her past and how always putting trust in God will help guide you through life.

Mrs. Benson is a …

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Crusader Career Day

Crusader Career Day

On Friday, October 17th, Brother Martin hosted its annual Career Day.  All sophomores, juniors, and seniors attended four 20 minute Career Day Sessions.  These sessions gave students the opportunity to learn about 4 different careers from 57 different alumni representing 45 different careers.  The 7th and 8th graders attended …

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CGN Success

CGN Success

On Thursday, October 16th, members of the Brother Martin Crimson & Gold Network (CGN) gathered for a fall social.  Alumni enjoyed food, drinks, socializing and networking before listening to two special presenters.  The first presenter was Jeff Teague ’91, Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration, with GNO Inc.  He …

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MIDWEST CHAPTER DINNER IN MINNEAPOLIS

MIDWEST CHAPTER DINNER IN MINNEAPOLIS

David Wilson ’84 hosted a chapter dinner at Manny’s Steakhouse in Minneapolis this past Tuesday.  Eric Bloomfield ’72, a Doctor in the Anesthesiology Department at The Mayo Clinic, Justin Scanlan ’00, a Regulatory Affairs Manager at Simple Science, and Becky and Drew Wolf ’00, an Area Manager for Walgreen’s, joined …

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Millsaps Finds a Gem in Zach Bell ’11

Millsaps Finds a Gem in Zach Bell ’11

Millsaps Major and Crusader alum, Zach Bell ’11 has made a name for himself on the gridiron.  Bell a 6’0-220lb defensive end has twice been chosen as conference MVP, among many other accomplishments. This season, he’s in consideration for the National Player of the Year, similar to the Heisman …

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Alumni Who Dats Invade Tampa

Alumni Who Dats Invade Tampa

Tampa area alumni and their families gathered at Tibby’s New Orleans Kitchen in Winter Park, FL for a New Orleans Saints view party on Sunday, October 5th. ’Saders met to watch the New Orleans Saints take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. There was plenty of food and drink for everyone to …

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Legacies Return

Legacies Return

On Wednesday, October 1st, Brother Martin opened its doors for its legacy families.  Over 50 alumni families returned to campus and enjoyed a night on Elysian Fields.  Alumni fathers were able to tour the campus with their family and share memories from their time as a Crusader.  Afterwards, everyone …

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2014 Crusader Cook-Off

2014 Crusader Cook-Off

The 2014 Crusader Cook-off & Homebrew Competition took place this past Sunday in the backyard and The Benson Mall.  Chefs presented 18 tailgate dishes and 9 brews for guest judges and attendees.  The Spice Boys (Lindsey Williams ’83, Judge Mark Shea ’76 and Duke Nelson ’84) won the Top …

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Inaugural Alumni Flag Football Tournament is a Success

Inaugural Alumni Flag Football Tournament is a Success

On Sunday morning, alumni came together to play in the inaugural flag football tournament.  On a rainy day, alumni took to the gridiron to play in a tournament amongst other alumni from all years.  Team HAMMATIME defeated the Purebreds in the championship game to take home the trophy.

Afterwards, all …

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Welcome Back, Dad

Welcome Back, Dad

Alumni dads of 7th, 9th, 10th and 11th graders joined their sons for lunch in The Benson Mall last week. Dads and their sons were treated to VIP treatment in the lunch line, visited with faculty and shared stories during their visit. The 8th Grade Alumni Dad Lunch is …

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