Tiger Talk for 2/20/17 thru 2/26/17

News, events and more involving Holy Cross New Orleans

  •  News
    • Tiger soccer
      • Congratulations to the varsity soccer team for a great season. Even though they lost to Alexandria 3-2 we are very proud of the season successes they were able to accomplish.
    • Ethan Jones Named New Orleans Advocate’s Prep Soccer Player of the Week
      • Jones had a pair of assists in the Tigers’ second-round playoff victory over Riverdale. “He’s a junior and a leader on our team,” coach Matt Millet said. “He’s started and played in almost every minute of every game. He leads us in assists and takes all our set pieces to get the ball into the middle.”
    • Holy Cross Basketball
      • The JV basketball teams just beat Rummel on Tuesday the 14th 45-37.
      • Varsity wouldn’t be shown up and won their game against the Raiders 74 – 64
        • Thanks to Chris Kennedy (class of 91) and his son for keep us posted of the scores and highlights
      • Holy Cross Alumnus James Tabary Named MVP at McNeese
        • First year quarterback James Tabary was named MVP of McNeese State University football at Monday night’s banquet to honor the 2016 Cowboys.  Tabary also received the Tough as a Boot Award
          • Tornado Relief Collection Drive to Benefit Holy Cross Families
            • Holy Cross School held a collection drive on Friday, Feb. 17, during homeroom to assist those affected by last week’s tornado. Donations collected went to current Holy Cross families in need, and then to the greater New Orleans community. Together as one Holy Cross family, we make a difference! Thank you for your contributions.
      • Holy Cross Center Stage Damn Yankees Musical
          • Holy Cross Center Stage presented the musical Damn Yankees this past weekend in the Watson Family Theater. Under the direction of theater director Maria Baisier, It was a great performance.
          • Make sure you listen to the sound bites in the show.
      • Continued Prayer Request for Holy Cross Students
          • Please keep Holy Cross students Collin Berg, who had a kidney transplant last week Cole Barrett who is battling cancer are in need of our prayers and support.
      • Parent Teacher ConferenceMarch 7th 4pm to 7pm
      • March 10th – 8th-10th Grade Semi-Formal Dance in the Holy Cross Café from 8 – 1
      • April 8th Sat – HC BBQ cookoff will be held… 
      • April 22ndBe our Guest Gala at the Student Center starting at 7:30pm

events coming this week

M 2/20 National Honor Society Meeting 2:30 PM 3:00 PM Student Center Huddle
M 2/20 Football Lift-a-Ton for 2017-2018 Freshmen and Juniors-Bench 2:45 PM 4:30 PM Weight Room
M 2/20 TCAC Basketball 2:50 PM 4:15 PM Student Center Arena
M 2/20 Track and Field-Practice- All Athletes 3:00 PM 4:00 PM City Park
M 2/20 Golf Match vs. Newman 3:30 PM 4:30 PM Lakewood
M 2/20 Varsity Baseball vs. Zachary 3:30 PM 5:00 PM Holy Cross Park
M 2/20 Damn Yankees 7:30 PM 9:00 PM Watson Family Theater
T 2/21 Dream Big with UNO-8th Grade Science Honors 12:00 PM 2:10 PM UNO
T 2/21 Football Lift-a-Ton 2017-2018 Sophomores and Seniors-Bench 2:45 PM 4:30 PM Weight Room
T 2/21 TCAC Basketball 2:50 PM 4:15 PM Student Center Arena
T 2/21 Track and Field-Discus and Javelin 3:00 PM 4:00 PM City Park-Scout Island
T 2/21 Holy Cross Band Solo and Ensemble Night 6:00 PM 7:30 PM Watson Family Theater
W 2/22 Senior Over Night Retreat 8:15 AM 2:15 PM Watson Family Theater / Camp Abbey, Covington
W 2/22 Football Lift-a-Ton 2017-2018 Freshmen and Sophomores-Squat 2:45 PM 4:30 PM Weight Room
W 2/22 TCAC Basketball 2:50 PM 4:15 PM Student Center Arena
TH 2/23 Football Lift-a-Ton 2017-2018 Juniors and Seniors-Squat 2:45 PM 4:30 PM Weight Room
TH 2/23 Track and Field-Discus and Javelin 3:00 PM 4:00 PM Scout ISland-City Park
TH 2/23 varsity Bowling vs. Chalmette 3:25 PM 5:30 PM Bowling USA-Slidell
F 2/24 Senior Parade 1:45 PM 2:15 PM Main Campus
F 2/24 Track and Field-Shot Put 2:45 PM 3:45 PM Cabrini


F 2/24 Football Lift-a-Ton Power Clean and Forty-All Grades 2:45 PM 4:30 PM Weight Room
F 2/24 Varsity Baseball vs. Parkview Baptist 4:00 PM 5:30 PM Dutchtown
F 2/24 Band Parade-Hermes 5:00 PM 5:30 PM Hermes Parade Route
F 2/24 Varsity Baseball vs. Dutchtown 6:30 PM 8:00 PM dutchtown
F 2/24 Freshman Baseball vs. Shaw 7:00 PM 8:30 PM Archbishop Shaw
S 2/25 Powerlifting-“South Regional” 9:00 AM 11:00 AM Pop John Paul
S 2/25 Band Parade-Thoth 12:00 PM 2:00 PM Thoth Parade Route
S 2/25 Varsity Baseball vs. St. Amant 3:00 PM 5:30 PM East Ascension
S 2/25 Varsity Bowling vs. Jesuit 3:25 PM 5:30 PM All Star Lanes-Kenner
S 2/25 Freshman Baseball vs. Jesuit 4:00 PM 5:30 PM Archbishop Shaw
S 2/25 Varsity Baseball vs. East Ascension 5:30 PM 7:00 PM East Ascension


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