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The “First Crusade”

The “First Crusade”

On their first day of school, more than 500 7th, 8th, and 9th grade Crusaders came to campus for a day of academics and Crusader spirit! In the morning, students attended grade level meetings to learn the ‘ins and outs’ of Brother Martin, as well as the history …

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Crusader Senior Named Samsung American Legion Scholarship National Finalist!

Crusader Senior Named Samsung American Legion Scholarship National Finalist!

Senior Bradley Giacone was named a Samsung American Legion Scholarship National Finalist. Giacone was selected by the staff of The American Legion Louisiana Boys State which was held in July at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, LA. When making the announcement, the selection officials said Giacone was named a …

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New Crusader Orientation

New Crusader Orientation

Today, members of the class of 2017, 2018, and 2019 arrived on campus for orientation.  They were welcomed by faculty and staff members who were able to assist students with any of their needs.  The students were able to purchase essential supplies such as P.E. uniforms, book bags, and locks …

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10th, 11th, & 12th Grade Orientation

10th, 11th, & 12th Grade Orientation

Monday morning, members of the 10th, 11th, and 12th grade met on campus for orientation after a long summer break.  Students were given the opportunity to purchase locks, school bags, and other apparel from the school bookstore.  They also took student ID photos and underwent a grooming check by …

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Football Family Day 2013

Football Family Day 2013

On Saturday, August 10th, players and their families kicked off the upcoming football season in the Benson Mall. Coach Bonis spoke with parents regarding the upcoming season and his expectations.  After the morning meeting, Brother Louis Couvillon celebrated Mass in the Benson Mall for everyone in attendance.  The day …

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Deichmann Makes a Name for Himself During Summer All Star Games

Deichmann Makes a Name for Himself During Summer All Star Games

Gregory Deichmann is currently playing in Long Beach, Ca in the Area Code Games.

Thursday Greg will travel to San Diego where he will play in the Rawlings All American All Star game at Petco Field (home of the Padres). The game will be televised live nationally on the MLB …

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Crusader Sophomore All Star to Represent Southwest Region

Crusader Sophomore All Star to Represent Southwest Region

Rising Crusader sophomore Blair Joseph was selected to the New Orleans RBI All-Star team who just won the RBI Southwest Regionals in Arlington, Texas at the end of July. As a result, Major League Baseball is flying them on an all-expenses paid trip to compete at the RBI World …

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Crusaders Help Lead JPRD 13 Team to Championship

Crusaders Help Lead JPRD 13 Team to Championship

Two incoming 8th grade students were on The JPRD East Bank All Stars who just won the Dizzy Dean 13 year old World Series last week in Southaven, Mississippi. This was only the second time in the last 8 years that the 13U East Bank Team has won the …

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2013 Alumni Baseball Trip

2013 Alumni Baseball Trip

Alumni, family and friends headed to Washington D.C. for the annual Alumni Baseball Trip. While in our nation’s capital the group toured national monuments, parks and museums in addition to attending two Nationals wins vs. the Mets at Nationals Park. Before the Saturday game, our Washington D.C. Chapter held …

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Peake BMW Defeats Retif Oil 5-3 in Extra Innings

Peake BMW Defeats Retif Oil 5-3 in Extra Innings

In the ninth meeting of the season for Brother Martin-based Peake BMW and Jesuit-based Retif Oil, it was Peake BMW that emerged from the battle with a 5-3 victory in 10 innings in the American Legion State tournament at McMurray Park in Sulphur on Sunday.  This was the second …

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2013 Summer Basketball Camp

2013 Summer Basketball Camp

Last week, members of the Brother Martin Basketball coaching staff and some team members hosted a basketball camp.  90 players attended the week long camp which went over the fundamentals of ball handling, shooting, defense, and sportsmanship.  On the final day of the camp, parents were invited to see …

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Peake BMW Wins 15 Inning Battle

Peake BMW Wins 15 Inning Battle

The night game was the best game of the day on Saturday in The 2013 American Legion State tournament.  Brother Martin-based Peake BMW and the Crowley Millers needed 15 innings to settle everything in a 6-4 Peake triumph.

Both scored a run in the first before Peake BMW heated up …

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JPRD East Bank Wins Dizzy Dean Title With Help from Crusaders

JPRD East Bank Wins Dizzy Dean Title With Help from Crusaders

5 Brother Martin Crusaders were on The JPRD East Bank All Stars who just won the Dizzy Dean 14 year old World Series last week in Southaven, Mississippi. The team was 5-0 and won every game by the 15 or 10 run rule outscoring their opponents 69-1. The Brother Martin …

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New Orleans Saints Players Attend Benefit to Help Brother Martin Family

New Orleans Saints Players Attend Benefit to Help Brother Martin Family

New Orleans Saints players Garrett Hartley, Thomas Morstead and Justin Drescher participated in the Swing for a Cure Golf Tournament at the Tchefuncta Country Club in Covington and were part of a special golf foursome made up of Benjamin Wessel of Metairie, his brothers Nick and Chris, current Brother …

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Peake Keeps Win Streak Alive

Peake Keeps Win Streak Alive

After a 10-0 win over HK Tors to start the American Legion Southwest Louisiana Regional, Peake BMW took on Shaw-based Refuel on Sunday night.  Peake BMW did most of its damage in the first inning working the Refuel pitcher to load the bases and scored twice to take a …

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