Tiger Talk for 3/20/17 thru 3/26/17

Hello, welcome and enjoy all the News, events and more involving Holy Cross New Orleans.

  • News
    • Live Report from City Park Night
      • Great time had by all at City Park
  • Senior Matthew Hedrick Achieves Eagle Scout Rank
    • Congratulations to Holy Cross senior Matthew Hedrick, who achieved the rank of Eagle Scout through Boy Scouts of America.
  • Holy Cross Competes in Rock-n-Chaw Track Relay
    • Congratulations to the Holy Cross track team for finishing up in second place in this year’s Rock-n-Chaw Relay. Go to HCs main website under news and see the results.
  • Debaters Qualify for National Tournament
    • For the fifth consecutive year, Holy Cross School debaters have qualified for the National Speech and Debate Association National Championship Tournament to be held in Birmingham, AL, June 18-23, 2017.  Alex DePriest will represent Louisiana in Congressional Debating, while Leland Ensminger will compete in Dramatic Interpretation.  The team of Daryl Naquin and Jeffrey Swift will be one of Team Louisiana’s entries in Public Forum Debate and Roshan Sadhwani will compete in Lincoln Douglas Debate. Sadhwani has earned the rare honor of competing at the national tournament each of his four years in high school.
  • Holy Cross Students Take Home Honors at Louisiana Social Studies Fair
    • Three Holy Cross School seventh graders–Henry Herbert, Vincent Bourgeois and Will Dwelle–participated in the Louisiana State Social Studies Fair in Lake Charles on March 3. Holy Cross is very proud of these three young men and their accomplishments. For details on their individual projects visit holycrosstigers.com and look under news.
  • Eighth Grade Baseball Starting off Strong
    • Congratulations to the Holy Cross eighth grade baseball team on their 8-2 win over Archbishop Rummel. he team is continuing to impress everyone with their strong showings on the field, including an 8-4 win over Rummel last week. The team also hosted an eighth grade tournament in early March and finished the weekend 5-0, beating Brother Martin 4-3, Rummel 11-2, Jesuit 6-5, Northshore 10-2, and Houma Christian 7-6. The future of Holy Cross baseball is bright!
  • Senior Matthew Hedrick Achieves Eagle Scout Rank
    • Congratulations to Holy Cross senior Matthew Hedrick, who achieved the rank of Eagle Scout through Boy Scouts of America.
  • Celtics Take Home the TCAC Basketball Championship
    • Congratulations to the Celtics for winning the TCAC basketball championship after defeating the Clippers 51-32. Noah Watson and Garrett Cantrelle led the way scoring 18 points apiece. Thank you to all of the players for a great and successful season.
  • Student’s Italian-themed Social Studies Project Receives Recognition
    • Congratulations to Holy Cross seventh grader Renzo Cantin on the recognition he is receiving from his social studies fair project titled Influence of Italian Immigrants in Louisiana. Along with his research, Renzo recreated a miniature St. Joseph’s Day altar that has impressed many.
  • Bowling Team Finishes Regular Season as District Runners-Up
    • The Holy Cross Bowling Team finished the regular season as District runners-up with an impressive 9-3 record totaling in 36,882 pins.
    • The Tigers will continue their season in the Regional Playoffs this Monday, March 20 at All-Star Lanes in Kenner. A victory here will advance them to Baton Rouge on March 28 as they continue the fight for the State Title. Monday’s matches will be live-streamed on Sportsnola.com beginning at 1 p.m.

events coming this week

M 3/20 JV Baseball vs Jesuit-Time TBA TBA Jesuit
M 3/20 Freshmen Baseball vs. De La Salle TBA TBA
M 3/20 Varsity Bowling Playoffs-Regionals 17:30 All Star Lanes-Kenner
M 3/20 Soccer Program Recognition Night 20:00 Cafeteria
T 3/21 Golf Match vs. Brother Martin 16:30 Lakewood
T 3/21 Tennis vs. Rummel 17:30 UNO-Courts
T 3/21 Freshmen Baseball vs. Jesuit 18:00 Holy Cross Park
T 3/21 Varsity Baseball vs. Jesuit 20:30 Jesuit
W 3/22 5th Grade WWII Museum Field Trip 14:00 WWII Museum
W 3/22 Band-Large Ensemble Assessment 14:00 Chalmette HS
W 3/22 8th and 12th Grade Boys to Men Activity 13:00 Cafeteria/Middle School Field
W 3/22 8th Grade Baseball vs Northshore 18:30 Holy Cross Park
W 3/22 Varsity Lacrosse vs. Catholic High School 20:30 Muss Bertolino-Home Game
TH 3/23 Debate Tournament-Louisiana High School Speech League State Championships 21:00 St. Thomas Moore-Lafayette, LA
TH 3/23 Winter Awards Presentation 10:20 Student Center
TH 3/23 Golf Match vs. St. Augustine 16:30 Bartholomew
TH 3/23 JV Baseball vs. Jesuit 17:45 Holy Cross PArk
F 3/24 Varsity Track and Field-“Sugar Bowl Relays” Friday and Saturday TBA Tad Gormley Stadium
F 3/24 Freshmen Baseball vs. Jesuit-Time TBA TBA Jesuit
F 3/24 Debate Tournament-Louisiana High School Speech League State Championships  Friday and Saturday 21:00 St. Thomas More-Lafayette, LA
F 3/24 Cane Bayou Ecology Canoe trip 14:00 Fountainbleu State Park
F 3/24 Detention 16:40 Holy Cross Room H203
F 3/24 Varsity Baseball vs. Jesuit 17:30 Holy Cross Park
SA 3/25 14 U Lacrosse vs. St. Martin’s TBA Away Game-St. Martin’s
SA 3/25 12 U Lacrosse vs. Carrollton Boosters TBA Away Game-St. Martin’s
SA 3/25 Freshmen Baseball vs. John Curtis TBA Mike Miley
SA 3/25 Holy Cross Crawfish Boil-Sponsored by the Men’s Club 18:00 Campus
SA 3/25 Varsity Baseball vs. John Curtis 14:30 Holy Cross Park
SA 3/25 JV Lacrosse vs. Ocean Springs 17:00 Home Game-Muss Bertolino
SA 3/25 Varsity Lacrosse vs. Ocean Springs 20:30 Home Game-Muss Bertolino
SA 3/25 Junior Prom 23:00 Sheraton Galleria

 Other upcoming events 

  • March 31st    Mother Son date night 6pm to 9pm at the Potchartrain Center
  • April 1st Sat– Holy Cross Baseball Alumni Game 9:00 AM Holy Cross Park Baseball Field
  • April 8th Sat – HC BBQ cookoff will be held… see the flyer on the HC website
  • April 22ndGold and Blue ‘Be our Guest” Gala at the Student Center starting at 7:30pm
  • April 29th Sat Alumni of the Year Banquet  6:00 PM Student Center
  • May 19th & 20thClass of 1967 holds their 50 year reunion
  • Registration for Holy Cross Summer Camp is now open for boys and girls 4-12
  • Registration for Holy Cross STEM camp open. Follow the link from our website to see about registration.


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