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.

Mr. Mark Bonis - Head Coach
Mr. Shane Bohrer (C)
Mr. Tommy Clapp (C)
Mr. Justin Franks
Mr. Mike Leblanc – Offensive Coordinator (C)
Mr. Jeff Lupo ’92
Mr. Jon Norris – Defensive Coordinator
Mr. Aaron Paladino
Mr. Daniel Roane
Mr. Todd Roser (C)
Mr. Ryan Zeringue

Freshmen Coaches:
Mr. Richard Bourlet (NF)
Mr. Sal Brocato ’88 (NF)
Mr. Jeff Howard (NF)
Mr. Don Riley (Head Coach) (C)
Mr. Malcolm Robinson (C)

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

Film Manager – Mr. Michael Cappo ’00
Equipment Manager – Mr. Justin Franks, Alex Migliore

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

Crusader Football News

Mr. Archie Manning Honors Andrew Genois at the 2014 National Football Foundation Awards Luncheon

The Allstate Sugar Bowl Chapter of the National Football Foundation/College Football Hall of Fame held its 2014 Awards Luncheon on Wednesday afternoon in the Napoleon Room of the Hilton Riverside.  Thirty-two local high school football players were recognized for their achievements in the classroom and on the football field. The honorees were chosen from a nominated group of talented scholar athletes from the New Orleans area. Archie Manning, the Read more »

Crusader Coach to Broadcast for the New Orleans Voodoo

Brother Martin’s own Strength and Conditioning Coach Jon Norris will partner with’s Ken Trahan to provide play by play and analysis for the television broadcasts for The New Orleans VooDoo game.  The New Orleans Voodoo and Pelican Sports Network have reached an agreement to broadcast VooDoo home games live during the 2014 season. Pelican Sports Network will broadcast eight VooDoo home games, and ESPN2 will broadcast one game on Read more »

Geaux Tigers!

Congratulations to senior William Clapp on officially signing his letter of intent. Will signed his letter among family and friends in the Terrace on Wednesday afternoon. Will signed his letter to play football at LSU and follow in the footsteps of his dad, Tommy Clapp ’83. Coach Mark Bonis spoke on behalf of Will, highlighting accomplishments, leadership skills, and importance to the team during their time at Brother Martin. Good luck in the SEC! Read more »

2014 Football Convocation

The Athletic Department hosted a convocation last night in the Benson Mall honoring the football program. Junior High Head Coach, Sal Brocato, Freshmen Assistant Head Coach, Malcolm Robinson, and Varsity Head Coach, Mark Bonis, each spoke on behalf of their respective teams. Those athletes/students receiving special recognition were: Scout Team – Defense: Colby Lemoine Team Award: Brice Johnston, Andrew Boucvalt, Tarrell Youngblood and Alex Read more »

Crusader Footballers Named to All-District Team

Congratulations to the following members of the 2013 Crusader football team on being named to the 2013 All District Team: Senior Andrew Boucvalt – Punter Senior William Clapp – Offensive Line 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