Tiger Talk Season 3 Episode 24 – Show recorded 1/27/19

 Welcome to Tiger Talk.  This show is being recorded for the week of Jan 28th thru Feb 3rd but

We want to apologize. If you were looking for the show last week and couldn’t find it we are sorry. We had technical issues (The computer I use to edit video needed to be serviced)   but we are back at it again….

  • Tiger Talk reporters and or anchors wanted
    • As we move into the new year, we want to expand those helping us promote Holy Cross and all there is to know about it. If your interested drop us an email at hctigertalk@gmail.com

items in the NEWS

  • Two Holy Cross Athletes Named All-Academic Honorees
    • for 2018-2019 by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association. Powerlifter Charles Wellington and Varsity Soccer player Andre Farnet are both recipients of the Academic Composite team honors.
  • Academic Games Team Places First in City
    • Congratulations to our elementary Academic Games team, which recently won first place in the city in the Presidents competition, with our middle school division taking second place.
  • Fifth grader Peter Schissel was named the top elementary player in the city; with sixth grader Tyler Tran placing third an fifth grader Blake Bigner placing fifth. Holy Cross has three of the top five players in the city in the elementary division (fifth and sixth grade). Both Peter and Tyler will be recognized at the National WWII Museum on January 24, and team awards will be awarded in May.
  • You’re a good man Charlie Brown
    • You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown is only one week away! Do you have your tickets yet? It will play Feb 1st through the 10th
  • HC Basketball update  
    • Tigers get the WIN over Rummel 73-55. Jan 15th
      • Kalil Thomas – 17pts
      • Myles Sanders – 15pts
      • Jeremy Lindsey – 12pts
      • Tyler Beaver – 11pts
    • Tigers get the WIN on the road over Riverdale 87-56 Jan 18th
    • HC beats Shaw 66-33 Jan 22
      • Kalil Thomas – 21pts
      • Sidney Madison -13pts
      • Myles Sanders -12pts
    • HC vs St Aug Friday Jan 25th
  • Soccer update
    • 1/15 HC beat Rummel 2-0
    • 1/17 6-0  HC over NOMMAHC
    • 1/22 0-0. Tigers and Blue Jays tie
    • On 1/24 3-0 Final HC defeats Lakeshore for district title finishing 17-3-2
  • upcoming events
  • HC basketball @ Brother Martin 1/29
  • HC bowling vs Kenner Discovery
    • All star Lanes 1/30
  • 7th grade parent/son lunch 2/1
  • HC basketball vs Jesuit ALUMNI NIGHT 2/1
  • Bowling v Bonnabal All Star Lanes 2/4
  • HC basketball @ John Curtis 2/5
  • Cheerleaders @Nationals 2/7
  • HC wrestling State Tourny 2/8
  • HC basketball v Rummel 2/8
  • Mens Club meeting 2/14
  • HC Fishing Rodeo at Hopedale Marina
    • May 31st thru June 1st

Holy Cross business spotlight

                Today’s spotlight.

  • Rod Nunez ’85 Employee Benefits Consultants at USI Insurance Service
  • nunuz@usi.com
  • CLOSING

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Tiger Talk Season 3 Episode 22 – Show recorded 1/13/19

 Welcome to Tiger Talk and welcome to carnival season.  This show is being recorded for the week of Jan 14th thru Jan 20th   

Hope everyone is doing great.

  • Tiger Talk reporters and on anchors wanted
    • As we move into the new year, we want to expand those helping us promote Holy Cross and all there is to know about it. If your interested drop us an email at hctigertalk@gmail.com

items in the NEWS

  • High School entrance testing
    • The current HC 7th grade class as well as many others from around the metro area met early Saturday morning to take their entrance exam for high school. The parents enjoyed talks from faculty and alum talking about what to expect in the coming years. It was wrapped up by the students joining, in several team building activities.
  • HC Basketball update  
    • Tigers have a big win against B.M. 59-49 on Jan 5th
      • Kalil Thomas – 16pts  
      • Jason Chan – 13pts
      • Tyler Beaver – 8pts
    • Holy Cross overcomes very slow start to overcome Jesuit in OT 58-55
      • Tyler Beaver – 12pts
      • Kalil Thomas – 11pts  7rebs
      • Jeremy Lindsay – 11pts | 7rebs | 3ast
      • Tyler Kirkwood – 9pts
      • Jason Chan -9pt
    • Tigers get the WIN over John Curtis.70-68
      • Jason Chan – 17pts | 1000 career points
      • Kalil Thomas – 17pts, 13rbs | double-double
      • Jeremy Lindsey
      • – 12pts | 9pts in OT
      • Tyler Beaver – 7pts
      • Tyler Kirkwood – 7pts
  • Soccer update
    • HC 4-0 beats Holy Savior Menard
    • And your Tigers take home another victory – 4-1 vs Teurlings.
    • HC 8-0 over Franklinton now 2 and oh in district play
    • 3-0. HC over Vandebilt
  • upcoming events
  • School Mass, 1/15
  • Soccer vs Rummel @HC 1/15
  • Basketball vs Rummel @ Rummel 1/15
  • 9th Grade Parent Breakfast, 1/16
  • Wrestling La. Classic 1/18
  • Basketball vs Riverdale @ Riverdale 1/18
  • HC Science & Eng fair 1/19
  • Martin Luther King Holiday, 1/21
  • Teacher Professional Development (no school for students PK-12), 1/22
  • Basketball vs Shaw @ HC 1/22
  • Wrestling Jesuit Dual @ HC 1/23
  • Alumni association meeting 1/24
  • HC basketball vs St Aug @ HC 1/25

Holy Cross business spotlight

              Today’s spotlight.

  • CLOSING

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Tiger Talk Season 3 Episode 21 – Show recorded 1/6/19

Welcome to the Tiger Talk and Happy New Year to everyone out there.  This show is being recorded for the week of Jan 7th  thru Jan 13th   

Hope everyone had a great holiday and is all geared up for the second half of the school year.

items in the NEWS

  • Holy Cross Band takes part in the Liberty Bowl halftime show
    • Take a look at this brief video of our Tiger Band on the field.
    • If you want to see the full video you can find it on our Youtube feed
  • HC Basketball update  
    • Tigers get the W over Lakeshore. 83-71 giving Coach Kirkwood his 100th win
    • Tigers get the W over Mandeville 63-38
      • Congratulations to Senior Guard Kalil Thomas on eclipsing 1000 career points
    • Tigers get the WIN over West Feliciana 57-25 to finish 3-0 in the Episcopal Tournament
    • Tigers fall this past week to St Aug 59-52 bringing their record to 16 – 5
    • Tigers Jan 5th game against B.M. is going on as we record
  • Soccer update
  • Tigers play their first game under the new lights and steam roll De La Salle 8-1
    • Northlake Christian get compete as HC takes the W 5-1 on Jan 2
    • Tigers are 10-3-2 going into Sat 5th game against St Louis Catholic in Lake Charles
  • Team Named 2018 Deep South Bayou Dual Tournament Champions  
    • Holy Cross Wrestlers met up with Jefferson High School out of Georgia to battle for the Gator Head trophy in the Finals of the 2018 Deep South Bayou Duals Tournament.  The Dragons have won Georgia State Championships every year since 2001. With ten state placers in 2018, their team was a formidable opponent for the Tigers.
    • The Tigers showed true grit and determination and claimed the Gator Head trophy by defeating Jefferson 31-27.
  • Team Named 2018 Deep South Bayou Dual Tournament Champions  
    • Holy Cross Wrestlers met up with Jefferson High School out of Georgia to battle for the Gator Head trophy in the Finals of the 2018 Deep South Bayou Duals Tournament.  The Dragons have won Georgia State Championships every year since 2001. With ten state placers in 2018, their team was a formidable opponent for the Tigers.
    • The Tigers showed true grit and determination and claimed the Gator Head trophy by defeating Jefferson 31-27.
  • Baseball reporter needed
    • As we move toward the start of baseball season, we are looking for a student, parent, or coach that would like to keep us posted on game happenings and allow us to get the word out about Tiger baseball.
  • upcoming events
  • Classes Resume, 1/7
  • Soccer vs Salem @HC 1/8
  • Basketball vs Jesuit @Jesuit 1/8
  • Primary Parent Breakfast, 1/9
  • Wrestling Rummel Dual @ Rummel 1/9
  • Men’s Club, 1/10
  • Soccer vs Franklinton @Franklinton 1/10
  • Wrestling Ken Cole Inv 1/11
  • Basketball vs John Curtis 1/11
  • Soccer vs Vanerbilt Catholic @ V.C. 1/12
  • School Mass, 1/15
  • Soccer vs Rummel @HC 1/15
  • Basketball vs Rummel @ Rummel 1/15
  • 9th Grade Parent Breakfast, 1/16
  • Wrestling La. Classic 1/18
  • Basketball vs Riverdale @ Riverdale 1/18
  • HC Science & Eng fair 1/19
  • Martin Luther King Holiday, 1/21
  • Teacher Professional Development (no school for students PK-12), 1/22
  • Basketball vs Shaw @ HC 1/22
  • Wrestling Jesuit Dual @ HC 1/23

Holy Cross business spotlight

              These spotlights are currently done in reverse alphabetical order and are gotten from the Holy Cross Business Associations list. We encourage all Tiger alums to support your fellow graduates if you can.

  • Today we will do two spotlights and you’ll see why in a second.
  • Brandon Peltier ’03 is with YA Environmental Services, LLC as a Senior Environmental Consultant. they consult you in all your environmental needs. He can be contacted at www.youngonline.com
  • Brett Schneider ’85 is the owner of Xiphos Books
  • CLOSING

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And remember

WE ARE HC!!!