Scholar Athletes

Congratulations to senior football players Zachary Kael, Rory Luke and Roderic Teamer for being selected Scholar-Athletes by the All-State Sugar Bowl Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame. These Crusaders will be honored at the annual Scholar-Athlete Award Luncheon on Tuesday, April 21st at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Way to go, Crusaders!     Zachary Kael Rory Luke Roderic Teamer   Read more »

Decisions Upcoming for TE Irv Smith recruiting writer Andrew Lopez recently spoke with junior tight end Irv Smith to talk about his recruitment. The Class of 2016 standout has heard from schools such as Miami, Arizona State, Tulane, Colorado State, Ohio, Western Kentucky, Arkansas State, LSU, Notre Dame and Texas. Smith says he “always loved Notre Dame” but is open to looking at all possibilities.  Smith’s father, former New Orleans Saints tight end Irv Smith, played for the Read more »

Ryan Hoefeld ’13 Named to 2014 All ACC Academic Football Team

Florida State’s Ryan Hoefeld ’13 was recently named to the 2014 All-ACC Academic Football Team announced by ACC Commissioner John Swofford. Hoefeld, a redshirt freshman center, stepped into the lineup for the Seminoles because of injuries and helped lead FSU to a 4-0 record in his starts, including wins over then-No. 5 Notre Dame and a 21-point comeback victory at Louisville. To be eligible for consideration for the team, a student-athlete Read more »

Crusaders Sign on the Dotted Line

On National Signing Day, seniors Roderic Teamer and Brendon Hayes signed their letters of intent.  Teamer decided to commit with the Tulane Green Wave.  The Teamer family has a long tradition with Tulane University which weighed heavily into Rod’s decision.  Teamer is excited about the opportunity because he feels like he’s “got a chance to play early” and wants to play wherever he can help the team out most.  He looks forward to playing at Yulman Read more »

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 Quinonez and Andrew McGuire COMPETE Award – Jeremy Singleton SCOUT Read more »

Football Championships
1969-1970 – Miracle Strip Bowl
1971-1972 – District, State
1972-1973 – District
1975-1976 – Shrimp Bowl
1977-1978 – District
1978-1979 – Turkey Bowl
1983-1984 – District
1985-1986 – District
1989-1990 – State Runner-up
1992-1993 – District
2007-2008 – District
2008-2009 – District

The Football Program consists of five levels of competition: seventh grade, eighth grade, ninth grade, junior varsity, and varsity. Team selections for the varsity and junior varsity teams are made through a tryout process.

Participation at the junior high and ninth grade levels is limited only by medical or physical concerns.

Get to know your Crusader Football Leaders!


Crusaders charge the field against Rummel

Crusaders charge the field against Rummel



Mr. Mark Bonis – Head Coach
Mr. Tommy Clapp ’83 (C)
Mr. Justin Franks
Mr. Dalton Hilliard ’09 (C)
Mr. Mike Leblanc – Offensive Coordinator (C)
Mr. Jeff Lupo ’92
Mr. Jon Norris – Defensive Coordinator
Mr. Aaron Paladino
Mr. Daniel Roane
Mr. Ryan Zeringue

Freshmen Coaches:
Mr. Richard Bourlet (NF)
Mr. Jeff Howard (NF)
Mr. Don Riley (Head Coach) (C)
Mr. Malcolm Robinson (C)
Mr. Jon Zeringue ’09 (NF)

Junior High Coaches:
Mr. Sal Brocato ’88 – (Head Coach – NF)
Mr. Michael Cappo ’00
Mr. Joey Lupo ’99 (NF)
Mr. Stephen Lewis ’03
Mr. Duffy Rousselle
Mr. Scott Senner (NF)
Mr. Chris Stromboe ’98 (NF)

Film Manager - Mr. Stephen Lewis ’03
Equipment Manager - Mr. Daniel Roane

(C) CECP Coach
(CS) College Student
(NF) Non-Faculty