WGSO to broadcast Rummel vs. Brother Martin

WGSO, 990 AM and www.wgso.com will broadcast the District 9-5A battle between Brother Martin and Rummel in the Bob Conlin Gymnasium tonight. The pre-game show begins at 6:50 with the play-by-play to follow.

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Wrestling Dominates Louisiana Classic

Wrestling Dominates Louisiana Classic

The wrestling team scored 340 points and completely dominated the 45 team Louisiana Classic defeating 2nd place Holy Cross by 123 points. The Crusdars placed 8 in the championship finals with Steven Shields, Stephen Rumney, Taylor Gambill, Paul Klein, Blaine Elsensohn, Mason Williams & Yehia Riles all winning individual …

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Oil & Gas Leader Leads Discussion with Excalibur Honor Society

Oil & Gas Leader Leads Discussion with Excalibur Honor Society

This morning, Mrs. Catherine G. Coats, an engineer with Halliburton, spoke to the Excalibur National Honor Society for Excellence in Science club. Mrs. Coats gave a summary of her engineering career specifically focusing on the curriculum she followed at LSU and the duties in her current job. In addition, …

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Late Goals Surge Crusaders Past Tigers

Late Goals Surge Crusaders Past Tigers

Brother Martin is king of Gentilly as they defeated Holy Cross in soccer and wrestling in the “Battle of Gentilly” on Wednesday, January 14th.

Crusader soccer started the day off with a 3-1 win over the Tigers on Farley Field then the wrestling traveled to defeat the Tigers in a 37-20 …

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Wrestling Grinds Out a Win

Wrestling Grinds Out a Win

Holy Cross scored a victory first as they recorded an 11-1 major decision win in the 103 lb. match. The Crusaders responded with a 6 match win streak to take a 16-4 lead. Brother Martin’s Steven Shields (113 lb.) scored a takedown as time expired to record an 11-3 …

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Wallis Named New Orleans Advocate’s Player of the Week.

Wallis Named New Orleans Advocate’s Player of the Week.

Senior guard Venjie Wallis has been selected as The New Orleans Advocate’s Player of the Week. As a 6-foot-4 guard, Wallis averaged 13 points and 8.3 rebounds per game to help lead Brother Martin to its Crusaders Invitational title. Wallis was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player after leading …

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What is Eucharistic Adoration?

What is Eucharistic Adoration?

A tradition that began at Brother Martin with the dedication of the Branton Chapel in November of 2011, is monthly Eucharistic Adoration.  On the first Friday of the month, when school is in session, there is Eucharistic Adoration from periods 1-8.  This month, as the First Friday was on …

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Early Goal Proves to be Enough

Early Goal Proves to be Enough

The Crusaders had a shot at redemption and took it in Monday night’s 1-0 non-district win against Grace King at Tad Gormley.  The Fighting Irish defeated Brother Martin in last season’s state quarterfinal match in PKs to knock out the Crusaders.

An early goal by senior Austin Bourgeois in the …

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Lacrosse Has Busy Weekend; Gears Up for League Play

Lacrosse Has Busy Weekend; Gears Up for League Play

The Crusade Lacrosse Team traveled to Baton Rouge this past weekend for scrimmage games against the Catholic High Bears, the St. Paul’s Wolves, and the Baton Rouge Mustangs. The weekend was a final tune-up for the squad before starting league play this coming week.  The Lacrosse Team will travel to …

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Crusaders Crowned Tournament Champs

Crusaders Crowned Tournament Champs

In the first annual Crusader Invitational, the Crusaders (14-5) jumped out to a 15-7 first quarter lead and continued to play well throughout the game en route to a 64-42 victory over Catholic-BR to claim the tournament trophy.

Heavy defensive pressure forced Catholic into turnovers , six in the first half, …

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Mu Alpha Theta Brings Home Second Place Title

Mu Alpha Theta Brings Home Second Place Title

On Saturday, January 10th, members of Mu Alpha Theta placed 2nd in Division 2 at the Catholic High Tournament. The following awards were given to Brother Martin students:

1st place in Algebra 2 Math Bowl: Hunter Mathas, Justin Jevy, Jeremy Baier, and Jackson Vicknair

1st place in Calculus Math Bowl: Logan …

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Crusaders End in a Draw

Crusaders End in a Draw

On a cold Friday night, the Brother Martin Crusaders (5-1-5) and the Jesuit Blue Jays met for a district showdown at John Ryan Stadium, and after two periods, the match ended in a 1-1 draw.

The Blue Jays started the match off slow , and Brother Martin nearly took advantage …

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Crusaders Explore Marine Sanctuary

Crusaders Explore Marine Sanctuary

Crusaders in Mr. Dossaji’s 8th Grade Environmental Science Class spent the afternoon exploring the Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary in the Gulf of Mexico.  Students used The Resilient Planet Interactive Simulation to operate a ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) to maneuver themselves through the sanctuary and study the ecosystem of …

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Crusaders Roll the Raiders

Crusaders Roll the Raiders

In the opening round of the Crusader Invitational, the Brother Martin Crusaders (12-5) rolled through the Runnels Raiders of Baton Rouge 64-35.  A stout Crusaders defense set the pace for the game as the team put heavy pressure on the Raiders causing many turnovers resulting in fast-break points.  At …

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Post Season Honors

Post Season Honors

The following individuals received the honor of recently being named to post-season teams. Congratulations to the following individuals for their outstanding performance throughout the football season and the entire team on a remarkable season.

2014 New Orleans Metro Area Coaches All-District Team

Rory Luke-OL
Jeremy Singleton-WR
Jared West-RB
Bruce Jordan-Swilling-Ath
Brendan Hayes-DL
Jonathan Parker-LB
Roderic Teamer-Secondary

2014 All-Metro …

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Alumni LAX Players Return

Alumni LAX Players Return

The Brother Martin 2015 Lacrosse season kicked off this past Saturday at Muss Bertolino Stadium in Kenner with the annual Alumni/Varsity Game. A great showing of over 30 Alumni came out to participate in the game. Edwin Pigeon (#21) led the Varsity with 3 goals and Robby Borrello (#43) …

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