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Bowling Remains On Top

The Crusader bowling team kept their spot on top of the New Orleans Prep Bowling League with a 27-0 victory over Bonnabel on Thursday, February 12th at AMF Lanes in Kenner. Bowlers with high games were: Chad Naccari-216, Jonathan Fernandez-200 & 203, RJ Beecher-214, Brenton Dupuy-214, Max Oertling-207 & 213, and Kyle Schneider-214, 215 & 227. The bowling team takes on Holy Cross in Kenner on the Monday after Mardi Gras at 3:30. Read more »

Bowling Still Undefeated After 27-0 Win

Brother Martin remained unbeaten with a 27-0 victory over St. Augustine. This victory keeps the Crusaders on top of the league leaderboard. In game one, the Crusaders were led by Chad Naccari who bowled a 204 and Jonathan Fernandez with a 201 game. In game two, Robert Beecher took the reigns with a 213 game while Naccari recorded a 205. In game three, Peyton Romano became king of the lanes by hitting the first eight strikes and finishing with a 278 Read more »

Bowling Wins Thriller Over Rummel

Brother Martin looked to defend it New Orleans Prep Bowling League championship against the 2012 and 2013 State champion Rummel Raiders at Colonial Lanes in Harahan Thursday afternoon. Things did not look good for the Crusaders who trailed Rummel 6-2 after game one shooting 1,189 to their 1,226.  The Raiders also took game two 5-3.  Trailing 11-5 at the start of the final game, the Crusaders won the final game 6-2.  In the final game, Brother Read more »

Bowlers Advance to Semi Finals

Brother Martin started their run for a bowling state title on Thursday with a match against Madison Prep.  The Crusaders started the day off well, clinching the game after the first two sets and finishing with a score of 24-3. Bowlers with high games vs. Madison Prep were: Max Oertling – 211, Kyle Schneider – 201 & 224, Victor Earl – 226, Jeff Fernandez – 234, Austin Bouligny – 215 & 232, and Ryan Henderson – 224 & 234. In the second Read more »

Bowlers Advance

Congratulations to the Bowling Team for their 24.5 to 2.5 victory over Bonnabel in Round 2 of the Regional Tournament. With a number 1 seed, the Crusaders had a bye for the first round. Bowlers with high games were: Chad Naccari-201, Jeff Fernandez-205, Josh Perelli-236, Victor Earl-236, Ryan Henderson-210 & 211, Austin Bouligny-205 & 223, and Kyle Schneider-200 & 227. Max Oertling threw 215, 222 & 278 for a 715 series. This big win Read more »

Bowling Championships
1973-1974 – City
1977-1978 – City
1987-1988 – City
1988-1989 – City
1991-1992 – City
1994-1995 – City
1997-1998 – City
2008-2009 – State Runner-up
2009-2010 – Bi-Regional
2010-2011 – State Runner-up
2013-2014 – Undefeated District; Bi-Regional; State Semi-finalist

The Bowling Team is an LHSAA sanctioned spring sport. Team members generally participate in the Bowling Club from September through December and are selected to the Team by the outcome of their performance in Club as well as a formal try-out process. Membership is open to any 9th – 12th grade student. Competition begins in January and play-offs for the State Title are in April.

Brother Martin has built a reputation over the years as being a powerhouse in bowling. In recent years, the Crusaders were District Champ, Bi-Regional Champ, and State Runner-Up in 2009. The 2011 team also advanced to become State Runner-Up. In 2014, the Crusaders were undefeated in District and Bi-Regional competition, and a state semi-finalist. Of the 6 starters, all were named to either All-District or All-State teams. All 6 placed in the top averages in the state.

The 2015 team will need to replace 5 seniors (3 starters) but has talent in the underclassmen to rebuild a quality team.

2014 District Champs!

2014 District Champs!


Coach: Mr. Bruce Himbert ’78 (CECP Coach)
Assistant Coach: Jeffrey Fernandez ’14
Moderator: Mr. Philip Gonzalez