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Elementary Quiz Bowl

Elementary Quiz Bowl

Brother Martin High School, together with St. Mary’s Dominican High School, recently hosted the Elementary Quiz Bowl. Twenty-eight grammar schools competed in five rounds of questioning. St. Rita Harahan and Stuart Hall were this year’s Semi-Finalists. Holy Cross and Lake Castle competed in the championship round. Lake Castle is …

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Bowlers Advance to Semi Finals

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 …

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Team Effort Drives Golfers Past Newman

Team Effort Drives Golfers Past Newman

Congratulations to the Brother Martin golf team on their 163 to 168 win over Newman Thursday at Lakewood.  Newman had a golfer card the day’s lowest score with a 1-over 37, but it was the Crusaders who won the match.  Brothers Brandon and Blake Ducasse each posted 39s while Nick …

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Young Track Stars Win Chubby Marks Invitational

Young Track Stars Win Chubby Marks Invitational

Congratulations to both the Junior High and Junior Varsity Track & Field teams for placing first in the Chubby Marks Invitational at Tad Gormley Stadium on Wednesday night. Both teams used a total team effort to best the field of 10 teams.

Members of the Track & Field team will …

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Ruggers Win Semifinal Match

Ruggers Win Semifinal Match

The Crusader Rugby team took on Mississippi Gulf Coast in the Deep South semifinal on Wednesday afternoon. The Crusader offense controlled much of the match coming away with the win by a final score of 42-10.  Brother Martin was led by Connor Glennon, Bruce Cuccia, Daniel Cardinez, Andrew Genois, …

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2014 Basketball Convocation

2014 Basketball Convocation

The Athletic Department hosted a convocation last night honoring our basketball program. Head Coaches’ Biehl (Varsity), Caulkins (Junior Varsity), David (9th), Franks (8th) and Paladino (7th) each gave a brief synopsis of their season. Those athletes receiving special recognition at the varsity level were:

Grit Award: Bryant Boudreaux
Most Improved: Travis …

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Golf Downs Tigers

Golf Downs Tigers

Congratulations to the Crusader golf team for their 156 to 162 win over Holy Cross yesterday. The Crusaders were led by junior Evan Lefort’s one under par (35), and senior Blake Ducasse who carded a 39.

The team plays Newman on Thursday at Lakewood, starting at 3:30.


Jacob Seward ’13 Named Southeastern Louisiana Univ. Student Athlete of the Week

Jacob Seward ’13 Named Southeastern Louisiana Univ. Student Athlete of the Week

Jacob Seward was recently named the Southeastern Louisiana University Student Athlete of the Week.  As a freshman Jacob Seward raised his season batting average 90 points this past week, hitting safely in all four games the Lions played. He produced the first pair of three-hit games in his career …

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Crusaders Crush Raiders

Crusaders Crush Raiders

After a 1-0 loss to Jesuit, Brother Martin (18-3, 2-1) cruised to a blowout 10-1 win in seven innings over Rummel at Kirsch-Rooney on Tuesday night.

The Crusaders grabbed an early lead by scoring 1 run in the 1st and steadily widened the gap before breaking the game open in …

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Crusaders Fall 1-0 to Jesuit in Pitching Duel

Crusaders Fall 1-0 to Jesuit in Pitching Duel

Corey Gaconi allowed just one run on Monday at John Ryan, but the Crusaders (17-3, 1-1) couldn’t get the offense going in a 1-0 defeat to Jesuit.

The lone run of the game for Jesuit crossed the plate in the fourth inning on an RBI triple.

Greg Deichmann launched a two-out …

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Alum Hits Right Notes With Jazz History Book

Alum Hits Right Notes With Jazz History Book

Brother Martin alumnus Edward J. Branley ’76 has released a pictorial history book of New Orleans Jazz from Arcadia Publishing. Publishing on Monday, 4/7/2014, this new title celebrates the development of jazz and the legacy of jazz pioneers in over 200 vintage images.

Edward J. Branley, 55, is a …

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7th Grade Day of Service

7th Grade Day of Service

The seventh grade class at Brother Martin participated in a day of service held on Monday, March 24. The seventh graders met in the Branton Chapel for prayer and an introduction to the Brother Martin Service Learning Program.

The day was the culmination of an interdisciplinary approach to the actual …

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Juniors Develop New Bonds at Day of Reflection

Juniors Develop New Bonds at Day of Reflection

The entire junior class left campus at 8:00 AM, on six buses to embark on their annual Day of Reflection. This year, the juniors went to St. Stanislaus College and Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church in Bay St. Louis, MS for the day. The focus of the …

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Crusader Ambassadors Lend a Hand

Crusader Ambassadors Lend a Hand

Over the weekend, members of the Student Ambassadors volunteered to work the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton auction at the Pontchartrain Center.  Ambassadors greeted people at the door and helped run the auction boards during the event. Thanks to those Crusaders who helped out at the event.


2014-15 Crusader Cheerleading Team Selected

2014-15 Crusader Cheerleading Team Selected

Following a clinic with instruction in cheer technique, dance, and stunting in addition to an outstanding Saturday afternoon tryout, Brother Martin proudly announces the selection of the Crusader 2014-15 Cheerleading Team:

Girls
Callie Blue
Maggie Douglass
Lexi Fraino
Callie Frey
Jamie Hanzo
Elizabeth LeRouge
Jensen Liljeberg
Sarah Macaluso
Savanah Macaluso
Emily Malter
Holly Monk
Andrea Palmer
Ashley Perniciaro
Jordan Prattini
Ashley Stall
Alexis Thibodeaux

Boys
Austin Aleman
Mikey Alley
Jesse …

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