Please Make Note of the Following Changes:

Attention all freshman baseball players: Today’s game has been cancelled. We will have practice until 5 pm.

Attention 7th Grade Baseball players: Today’s game that was scheduled at Trist Middle School has been moved to City Park at 4:30 pm.

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Annual Slam N Jam is a Hit

Annual Slam N Jam is a Hit

This past Saturday Brother Martin participated in the annual Slam-n-Jam beach volleyball tournament at Coconut Beach which benefits Camp Pelican and Camp Friendship.  High schools from all across the metro area came together to raise money a great cause and have fun in the sun. Two of the four Crusader team …

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2015 Alumni Baseball Reunion Draws Big Crowd

2015 Alumni Baseball Reunion Draws Big Crowd

Nearly 40 alumni baseball lettermen participated in the Alumni Baseball Tournament and Reunion this past Saturday at Farley Field. Captains Stephen Carroll ’03 and Charles Kirchem ’01 and player/coach Ricky Gibbs ’70 led El Dorado to the championship by winning both of their games. After the round-robin tournament, alumni, …

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Crusader Baseball Picks Off Karr

Crusader Baseball Picks Off Karr

Brother Martin beat Edna Karr 9-3 in seven innings on Saturday at Farley Field after a five-run explosion in the fourth inning.

After a scoreless first three innings, the Crusaders opened things up in the fourth scoring five runs on a two-run single by Kevin Stretzinger, an error, and a …

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From Crusaders to Tigers

From Crusaders to Tigers

Congratulations to past members of the Brother Martin Cheerleaders who attended cheerleader tryouts and made the LSU 2015-2016 Team. Standing L-R: Harrison Trepagnier ’15, Calley Frey, David Trepagnier ’14, Jessie Majorie, Kyle Pecoraro ’14, Elizabeth LeRouge, and Zachary Nelson ’14. Kneeling L-R: Ben Cartner ’12 and Daniel Gegenheimer ’13.


Bowling Claims State Title!

Bowling Claims State Title!

Congratulations to the Crusader Bowling team for defeating Central Baton Rouge in the LHSAA State Finals by a score of 20-7.  The team defeated Lafayette 18-9 in the semifinals before advancing to the finals.  This is the first state title for the Crusader bowling program.  The team also finished …

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Austin Bourgeois Accepted to the US Merchant Marine Academy

Austin Bourgeois Accepted to the US Merchant Marine Academy

Congratulations to senior Austin Bourgeois on recently being accepted to the United States Merchant Marine Academy in King’s Point, New York.  During his application process, Austin met with and received a congressional nomination from Senator David Vitter.  He also underwent a physical fitness test and passed a physical as …

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Exploring the High Seas

Exploring the High Seas

Mr. Dossaji’s 8th Grade Environmental Science Class recently visited the Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON) facility in Chauvin located on the banks of Terrebone Bay in the Gulf of Mexico.

Students were given a tour of the facility, including the archival room filled with marine specimens. The young scientists were …

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Crusaders Hold Off Late Surge

Crusaders Hold Off Late Surge

Brother Martin pitcher Keagan Gillies proved to be the difference in the non-district contest between the Crusaders and St. Charles Catholic on Wednesday afternoon.

After being retired in order in the first three innings, the Crusaders finally broke the scoreless tie by plating one runner in the fourth inning.  The …

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Wrestlers Named to 2015 All-New Orleans Area Team

Wrestlers Named to 2015 All-New Orleans Area Team

The 2015 All-New Orleans team validates the area with having many of the best teams and individual wrestlers. Brother Martin senior Paul Klein was named the NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Wrestler of the Year as a four-time state champion. Head coach, Robert Dauterive ’84, claimed the title of Coach …

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Cows Arrive in Mozambique

Cows Arrive in Mozambique

Last year, Brother Martin conducted a Lenten Mission drive to feed students in Mozambique and raised enough money for six heifers. The two year wait has finally ended. Our 5 New Jersey cows and 1 bull arrived in Amatongas. Because of these efforts, the dream of the people to …

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Big Third Inning Sparks Win for Crusaders

Big Third Inning Sparks Win for Crusaders

A 15-run explosion in the third inning lifted the Brother Martin baseball squad (14-9) to a 20-4 win in five innings over St. Augustine at Wesley Barrow on Tuesday.

The Crusaders found themselves trailing 3-0 after two innings of play, but that all changed in the top of the third inning.

The Crusaders …

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Crusaders Announce 2015 Football Schedule

Crusaders Announce 2015 Football Schedule

Coming off one of the most exciting season’s in recent history, the Crusader football program has announced their 2015 football schedule. Brother Martin will face a tough slate that features one Saturday afternoon, two Saturday night and seven Friday night contests. In addition to district opponents, all four non-district …

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Test Prep Program Raises Student Scores

Test Prep Program Raises Student Scores

Four years ago, Brother Martin began its Scope and Sequence overview of the curriculum. During this process, the school aligned itself and its curriculum material with the ACT College Readiness Standards. Once this was completed, Brother Martin implemented a new Test Preparation program.

The Test Prep program divides students into groups …

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Wallis and Smith Named to All District Team

Wallis and Smith Named to All District Team

Congratulations to Senior Venjie Wallis ’15 and Junior Irv Smith ’16 on being named as All-District Basketball Players for the 14-15 Season! Great Job!


Crusader Band Returns Home

Crusader Band Returns Home

Over the Easter break, the Crusader Marching Band went on its annual trip to Disney World in Orlando, FL.  The group enjoyed great weather as it roamed the Disney parks. On Friday, the band represented Brother Martin and New Orleans in the Magic Kingdom parade down Main Street.

Way to …

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