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Peake BMW Claims Legion First District Title

Peake BMW Claims Legion First District Title

Coming down to the last at bat, Brother Martin-based Peake BMW scored two runs in the top of the ninth resulting in a 5-3 victory over Jesuit-based Retif Oil to capture the 1st District Championship at Kirsch-Rooney Stadium Tuesday.

Retief Oil held a 3-0 advantage through five innings, but in …

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Incoming Crusaders Complete Enrichment

Incoming Crusaders Complete Enrichment

After three successful weeks, Brother Martin Summer Enrichment has come to an end.  Incoming 7th-9th grade students were invited to attend Brother Martin during the month of June to help them get adjusted to life at Brother Martin.  Each morning, students would attend academic classes to familiarize themselves with …

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Province of the United States Decree of Foundation

Province of the United States Decree of Foundation

The Brothers of the Sacred Heart announce the formation of a new entity, the Province of the United States, effective July 1, 2014. The New Orleans, New England, and New York Provinces of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart will merge to form the new province. As stated in …

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Wes Gonzales ’09 Named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America DI Men’s and Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country Team

Wes Gonzales ’09 Named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America DI Men’s and Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country Team

Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns track and field decathlete Wes Gonzales ’09 was one of 45 student-athletes named on Thursday to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America® Division I Men’s and Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country teams, which is selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

Gonzales, a senior …

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Summer Basketball Ends With Win

Summer Basketball Ends With Win

The Brother Martin summer basketball team ended the De La Salle summer league with a 47-38 win over East Jefferson on Thursday night.  The Warriors started the first half with a strong showing leading 22-16 at halftime. But, the Crusaders were surge back in the second half.  Brother Martin …

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Running Back Jared West Commits

Running Back Jared West Commits

Senior running back Jared West announced on Tuesday afternoon that he has committed to Northern Colorado.

The Bears were his only offer at this time but he is also seeing interest from Utah, South Alabama, Kent State, Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana-Monroe and McNeese State. While announcing his commitment, West also said he …

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Tampa Alumni Watch Rays Win

Tampa Alumni Watch Rays Win

Members of the Tampa Alumni Chapter gathered in a suite at Tropicana Field to cheer on the Rays against the Astros. Alumni and guests were invited to enjoy complimentary food and drinks, a king cake for a “little taste of New Orleans”, and watched their Rays take down the …

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Rising Senior Wrestler Gives Louisiana Team a Jolt

Rising Senior Wrestler Gives Louisiana Team a Jolt

Blaine Elsensohn, a rising senior on the Crusader wrestling team, has an exciting pin in the last match of the dual to give the Crusader Wrestling Club (CWC) a come from behind victory over the Oklahoma Rampage in the quarterfinals of the Jazztown Duals. The CWC placed 4th in …

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Baseball Players Receive Post Season Honors from The New Orleans Advocate

Baseball Players Receive Post Season Honors from The New Orleans Advocate

Three Crusader baseball players were named to the New Orleans Advocate’s First Team.  Receiving those honors were:

Receiving honorable mention was also Crusader outfielder Daniel Lahare.


8th Graders Explore Texas

8th Graders Explore Texas

Members of the Crusader 8th grade class returned home from a summer trip to Dallas and San Antonio this week. The group departed Brother Martin on Monday, June 2nd to start their journey.  On the first day, they visited Dealey Plaza (JFK Assassination site) and Main Event USA for …

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Football Program Begins Summer Workouts

Football Program Begins Summer Workouts

Over the past few weeks, Coach Mark Bonis has been leading the Crimson Crush in summer workouts. The football squad arrives each morning at 7:00 am and puts in work on new plays and formations. The team also participates in a rigorous strength and conditioning program to help the …

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Bequest from Philip Pizzolato ’37 Establishes Student Assistance Fund

Bequest from Philip Pizzolato ’37 Establishes Student Assistance Fund

Mr. Philip J. Pizzolato, a 1937 graduate of St. Aloysius who recently passed away, has generously left Brother Martin High School with a gift of $125,000. With this gift, the Philip J. Pizzolato ‘37 Student Assistance Fund has been created in his name and will be used for the education …

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Early Scoring Leads Peake BMW to 4-1 Victory

Early Scoring Leads Peake BMW to 4-1 Victory

Peake BMW (6-1) jumped out in front early in Wednesday’s game against Deanie’s Seafood scoring 3 out of its 4 runs in the 1st inning leading to a 4-1 victory.

Peake’s first four batters reached base then Magee ripped a single down the right field line scoring two runners. Jonathan …

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Summer Basketball Finds Continued Success

Summer Basketball Finds Continued Success

The Crusader basketball team, playing as ‘Katie’s Restaurant’, owned by Scot Craig ’80, improved its summer record to 8 and 2 this weekend. The Crusaders played in the Southeastern Louisiana University Team Camp in Hammond.

The results of the team camp were:

BROTHER MARTIN 34 – RIVERSIDE 43
BROTHER MARTIN 52 – …

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Cadets Complete Basic Leadership Training

Cadets Complete Basic Leadership Training

Four NJROTC cadets completed Basic Leadership Training on Saturday morning in Gulfport, MS.  Cadets participating in the training were Grant Strohmeyer, Samuel DeGarmo, Christopher Raymond and Emmanuel “Manny” Guillott.