EXAM ALERT!! Tiger Talk year end recap next week

Good luck to all the students preparing for your exams. Tiger Talk is doing the same and with it being a study intense week we thought we would reward everyone with a year end recap show next week.

We will touch on highlights for the 2017-18 school year…. tell a few jokes (bad) and have some fun (good) If you would like to be part of the show drop us a line via email Facebook or whatever and we will get you on. (feel free to send us an audio clip)

Once again GOOD LUCK and STUDY SMART not hard.

Tiger Talk events for the week of 05/14/2018 through 05/21/2018

Tiger Talk Podcast from the 2018 men’s club crawfish boil

Posted by Tiger Talk on Saturday, May 12, 2018

News

  • Holy Cross CRAWFISH BOIL
  • Seniors Celebrate College Day
    • Last week our seniors had an opportunity to wear their college shirts to school. This year’s class will be well represented throughout the country, with students receiving scholarships and acceptance to military academies, Harvard University, Boston College, Duke University, Baylor and much more.
    • Congratulations to these amazing students on their accomplishments! We wish you all much success in your college careers!

 

  • Alumni Association to Sponsor Holy Cross Fishing Rodeo
    • The Holy Cross Alumni Association would like to invite all families, friends, and alumni to Delacroix for a weekend of fishing and fellowship. Come join us on June 1 and 2 at the Sweetwater Marina as we host a Captain’s Party and Seafood Dinner on Friday with the fishing competition continuing Saturday.  Enjoy the opportunity to compete for a First Place team cash prize and many other categories, including (new this year)….Red Snapper!

 Holy Cross Names Wrestling Coaching Staff

    • With the recent promotion of Eric DesOrmeaux to the position of Chief of School, Holy Cross will have new leadership for its storied wrestling program this fall.
    • Dylan Azinger has been named as the new head wrestling coach of the Tigers while Landon Williams will be the Director of Wrestling Operations.
    • Both Azinger and Williams wrestled at Division III national powerhouse Wartburg College and have been working with DesOrmeaux and the program since 2015 at Holy Cross.
    • Holy Cross has won 28 state wrestling championships, the most in Louisiana history. Polowy guided Holy Cross to 22 of its state championships while Ed Kavanaugh coached the Tigers to a pair of state titles.

 

  • Baseball update
    • After defeating Brother Martin in two games as part of the quarter finals HC battled John Curtis on Thurs suffering a crushing defeat 8 to nothing.
    • We are so proud of out Tiger Baseball team and their deep run into the playoffs. Congradulations to team members family and fans alike.


  • Reunion updates
    • May 19th Class of 68, 50th reunion
    • June 15th and 16th Class of 93, 25th reunion

 events coming this week

 May 14 Mon

May 15 Tue

May 18 Fri

May 19 Sat

Other upcoming events

Tiger talk end of school year show in 2 weeks with highlights from the year

May 25th  Last day of school

June 1st & 2nd Holy Cross fishing rodeo

Oct 15, 2018 HC Golf tournament

 

CLOSING

 

And remember

WE ARE HC!!!

Tiger Talk events for the week of 05/7/2018 through 05/13/2018

Tiger Talk Podcast for 5/6/18

This is the Tiger Talk podast for 5/7/18 to 5/13/18

Posted by Tiger Talk on Sunday, May 6, 2018

News

  • Holy Cross Names Tiger Award Recipients
    • Holy Cross School announced the recipients of the 2018 Tiger Award, which is based on the values, concepts and qualities defined in our school mission and school code – The Holy Cross Man.
    • Recipients of this award should embrace and model the whole man philosophy, which is one of the most treasured aspects of the Holy Cross education. This honor is bestowed upon individuals who do the best job of connecting the mind, heart, body and soul throughout the school year.
    • Students, teachers, advisors, coaches and moderators nominate students, and a faculty committee completes the selection process after considering the actions and observed behavior of the nominees
    • For A LIST OF ALL THOSE AWARDED PLEASE GO TO Holy Cross’s main page
  • Middle School Track Ends Season with Championship Title
    • On Saturday April 28, the 5th and 6th grade track and field team from Holy Cross won the Championship meet for the New Orleans Athletic League for the second year in a row. This historic achievement was accomplished by a team coming together to represent their school.
    • Holy Cross scored 155 points to defeat second place Stuart Hall by 72 points. Of the twelve events scored on Saturday, Holy Cross placed first in nine of them. In the 7th and 8th grade division, with only six athletes, Holy Cross still placed 5th overall. The entire Holy Cross family celebrates the effort of these young men, and looks forward to the bright and exciting future for track and field at Holy Cross! Go Tigers!.
  • Tailgaters Host Inaugural Dodgeball Tournament
    • Our Tailgaters Club hosted its first-ever Dodgeball Tournament. They created two divisions with a total of 14 teams. After attending the baseball game, our teams enjoyed pastalaya prepared by Coach White and Coach Baiamonte, and then the games began.
    • A special thanks to Mr. Hanemann for his flawless effort and consistent officiating of our event. Thanks to Clements Insurance Services (Dave ‘98 and Tim ‘01) for their sponsorship and donation. A special thanks to seniors Patrick Johnson and Jules Martin for making the event a success!

 National Honor Societies Present Tiger Pride Awards

    • Last month the Holy Cross Chapters of the National Junior Honor Society and the National Honor Society hosted Tiger Pride Month. This observance focused on spreading compassion and kindness to others. Each week we focused on and celebrated various parts of Holy Cross: our school, community, students, faculty, and staff.
    • As Tiger Pride Month came to a close, they honored a student from each grade level as well as a middle school teacher, a high school teacher, and two staff members who exemplify Tiger Pride. Students, faculty, and staff were able to cast their votes to honor those individuals who they felt show kindness, compassion, and love to others daily. Congratulations to our winners!
    • Students:
  • 5th grade- Christopher Sercovich
  • 6th grade- Blade Schneider
  • 7th grade- Garrett Cantrelle
  • 8th grade- Renzo Cantin
  • 9th grade- Stafford Agee
  • 10th grade- Collin Staub
  • 11th grade- Mason Carter
  • 12th grade- Cole Smith
  • Faculty & Staff:
  • Primary School Teacher – Lori Kerner
  • Middle School Teacher- Ms. Julianne Watson
  • High School Teacher- Mr. Shawn Collick
  • Staff member- Mrs. Kesha Thornabar
  • Staff member- Mrs. Jill Miester
  • Two Sixth Graders Place in Academic Games Nationals
    • Congratulations to 6th graders Christian Smith and Luke Suggs for their National placements at the Academic Games National Tournament held in Knoxville, TN this past weekend.
    • They bring home the tournament’s iconic Thinker Trophies to proudly display at Holy Cross for their national placements.
  • Middle school spring concert
    • Congratulation to the 5th, 6th and 7th graders that played in the spring concert. A great job was done by all.
    • Special thanks to the high school band members that came in and rounded out the Jazz band and to everyone that came together to play Jurassic Park at the end of the concert.
  • Baseball update
    • I Semifinals Game HC vs Brother Martin at Kirsch-Rooney Stadium Fri_________
    • I Semifinals Game HC vs Brother Martin at Kirsch-Rooney Stadium Sat ________
  • Reunion updates
    • May 19th Class of 68 50th reunion
    • June 15th and 16th Class of 93 25th reunion

events coming this week

 May 7 Mon

May 8 Tue

May 9 Wed

May 10 Thu

May 11 Fri

May 12 Sat

May 13 Sun

 Other upcoming events

May 25th  Last day of school

June 1st & 2nd Holy Cross fishing rodeo

Oct 15, 2018 HC Golf tournament

CLOSING

And remember

WE ARE HC!!!