Tiger Talk Season 3 Episode 28 – Show recorded 2/24/19

 Welcome to Tiger Talk.  This show is being recorded for the week of Feb 25th  thru March 3rd The first week of carnival season

items in the NEWS

  • Holy Cross School Names Andy Cannizaro Head Varsity Baseball Coach for 2019-2020
    • Cannizaro is a former Major League Baseball infielder and was head baseball coach for Mississippi State University. He played college baseball for the Tulane Green Wave and was drafted by the Yankees in the seventh round of the 2001 Major League Baseball Draft. In 2014, Cannizaro was named hitting coach and recruiting coordinator at LSU and then went on to serve as head coach for the Mississippi State Bulldogs.
    • Trey Guillot ’95 assumed the role of interim head coach in November, replacing former coach Cass Hargis for the 2018-2019 season. Guillot, who is a vital part of the administrative team serving in enrollment management, will also continue in his role as director of baseball operations for the school’s fifth through twelfth grade baseball program.
  • Full STEaM Ahead! Middle School STEM Club
  • through the generous support of a grant from the Terracon foundation, the Holy Cross Science Department will pilot a new STEM club for middle school students. This club will focus on building the skills that students need to succeed in the STEM-oriented career of engineering.  Students will work in groups with an engineering mentor to design, build, and test a product that solves a real-world problem. The club will be open to a maximum of 24 students and will meet after school on Wednesdays or Thursdays, from 3:00-4:30, beginning the week of March 11; it will also require one Saturday commitment in April. Because the school anticipate demand to be high, there is a short application that they are asking interested students to complete and turn in to Marie Hooper by Wednesday, February 27 at 3:00 p.m. Applicants will be notified on Friday, February 29, if they are accepted into the club.  Please email Marie Hooper or Katherine Schilling with questions.
  • City Park Night, March 23
    • Wristbands for Holy Cross City Park Night may be purchased either through your SMART Tuition account for $15/each or at the gate on the night of the event for $20. If you purchase your wristbands online, you will receive a confirmation email and the wristbands will be distributed to the students the week of the event.
  • Band Marching Mardi Gras Parades
    • Our Tiger Band will be marching in several Mardi Gras Parades. We hope you will get a chance to come out and see them perform.
      • Krewe of Hermes – Friday, March 1
      • Krewe of Thoth – Sunday, March 3
  • HC Basketball update  
    • The State Playoff Brackets Are Set Your Tigers enter the playoffs as the #3 seed and will host the winner of the  Rummel vs Brother Martin game. March 1st at Holy Cross….DONT MISS IT!!
    • Congratulations to Guards Jason Chan and Kalil Thomas for being named to the 2018-2019 All-District Team for your District Champion Tigers
  • Soccer update
    • Congratulations to our soccer team for bringing home the Division II State Championship for the second year in a row. We are so proud of Coach Matt and the whole team!
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  • upcoming events
  • School Mass, 2/19
  • 7th Grade Parent Meeting, 2/20
  • Lady Tigers, 2/21 was canceled
  • But Alumni Assoc will have their meeting
  • State VEX robotics championship 2/23
  • Mardi Gras Holidays, 3/4-3/8
  • Men’s Club, 3/14
  • Crescent Tiger Throwdown, 3/15
  • Mass & St. Joseph’s Altar, 3/19
  • Evening with Moreau, 3/20
  • Lady Tigers, 3/21
  • City Park Night, 3/23
  • Alumni Association Meeting, 3/28
  • Junior Prom, 3/29
  • Holy Cross Gala, 3/30
  • Grandparents Day Mass (Grades 5-12), 4/2
  • HC Fishing Rodeo at Hopedale Marina
    • May 31st thru June 1st
  • CLOSING

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Tiger Talk Season 3 Episode 27 – Show recorded 2/17/19

 Welcome to Tiger Talk.  This show is being recorded for the week of Feb 18th  thru Feb 24th

items in the NEWS

  • Holy Cross Wrestling Brings Home Four Individual State Champions
    • The Holy Cross Wrestling team traveled to Shreveport/Bossier City this weekend to compete against 28 Division I teams in the 2019 LHSAA State Wrestling Tournament.  Holy Cross ended with 12 wrestlers standing on the podium including 4 State Champions– Senior Caden Mumme (182 lbs), senior Cameron Frost (170 lbs), and freshman twins Evan (106 lbs) and Jacob (113 lbs) Frost..
  • Holy Cross Seniors Named National Merit Finalists
    • Two Holy Cross School seniors have been named Finalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.
    • Cade Martin, son of Sean and Jenna Martin (Class of 1992), and Blake Ziegler, son of Melvin and Rebecca Ziegler (Class of 1977), have both been named National Merit Finalists. These academically talented high school seniors are among approximately 15,000 Finalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, and they will now have the opportunity to compete for one of 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $31 million that will be offered this spring.

“Blake and Cade are perfect examples of Holy Cross Men. Neither gentleman rests on his academic accolades; rather, each strives to be a complete person: mind, heart, body and soul. Holy Cross School encourages young men to embrace their community to fulfill their God-given genius and to be servant leaders through participation and a commitment to excellence,” said Sean Martin, Headmaster of Holy Cross School

  • Holy Cross Campus Minister Commissioned as Lay Ecclesial Minister
    • Holy Cross campus minister and high school theology teacher Mr. Adrian Jackson ’00 was commissioned by Archbishop Gregory Aymond as a Lay Ecclesial Minister for the Archdiocese of New Orleans at St. Louis Cathedral.
    • Mr. Jackson underwent two and half years of spiritual direction, graduate courses in theology, retreats, days of formation, and a supervised practicum project.
  • 5th-12th Grade Parent-Teacher Conferences, March 12
    • Our 5th through 12th grade parent-teacher conferences will be held on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. Online registration for conferences will be available soon, and an email will be sent out in advance with a link for parents to sign up for time slots.
  • City Park Night, March 23
    • Wristbands for Holy Cross City Park Night may be purchased either through your SMART Tuition account for $15/each or at the gate on the night of the event for $20. If you purchase your wristbands online, you will receive a confirmation email and the wristbands will be distributed to the students the week of the event.
  • Band Marching Mardi Gras Parades
    • Our Tiger Band will be marching in several Mardi Gras Parades. We hope you will get a chance to come out and see them perform.
      • Krewe of Pygmalion – Saturday, February 23
      • King Arthur Parade – Sunday, February 24
      • Krewe of Hermes – Friday, March 1
      • Krewe of Thoth – Sunday, March 3
  • HC Basketball update  
    • Senior Guard Kalil Thomas is named as one of the Top uncommitted Guards in the state. Somebody is going to get a GREAT player!
    • Last District game of the season was Friday at Shaw. With a WIN, the Tigers will secure 1st place in District.
  • Soccer update
    • #1 Holy Cross defeats #9 Benton, 3-1 on the road and advances to the semis; Tigers will take on #4 Beau Chene, at HC 6pm Sat night Taking on the team they beat last year to win the State’
  • upcoming events
  • Gras Holidays, 3/4-3/8
  • School Mass, 2/19
  • 7th Grade Parent Meeting, 2/20
  • Lady Tigers, 2/21 was canceled
  • But Alumni Assoc will have their meeting
  • State VEX robotics championship 2/23
  • Mardi Gras Holidays, 3/4-3/8
  • HC Fishing Rodeo at Hopedale Marina
    • May 31st thru June 1st
  • CLOSING

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Tiger Talk Season 3 Episode 26 – Show recorded 2/10/19

Welcome to Tiger Talk.  This show is being recorded for the week of Feb 11th  thru Feb 17th

items in the NEWS

  • Middle School and JV Wrestlers Take Home State Honors
    • Holy Cross’ Middle School and Junior Varsity wrestling teams competed at two state tournaments this past weekend with some great results.
    • JV state finishers included 106 lbs Nick Cusimano 1st Place, 120 lbs Charles Sauerwin 1st Place, 126 lbs Reed Barnewold 2nd Place, 160 lbs Colin Wibel 2nd Place.   Jr. High results: 76 lbs Peyton Fremin 4th Place, Hunter Chabert 4th, 94 lbs Brandon Gainey 1st Place, 100 lbs Joseph Simon 1st Place.
    • The Elementary and Middle School Tournament results include 65 lbs Brock Breaux 2nd Place, 70 lbs Caden Judice 1st Place, 75 lbs Richie Clementi 1st Place,  75 lbs Anthony Oubre 4th Place, 80 lbs Landon Smith 1st Place, 85 lbs Ian Fletcher 5th Place, 95 lbs Gunner Guidry 3rd Place, 125 lbs Nicholas DiGerolamo 1st Place, 125 lbs Max Landry 5th Place, 140 lbs Isaiah Sandifer 2nd Place, 140 lbs Joshua Adams 5th Place.
  • 5th-12th Grade Parent-Teacher Conferences, March 12
    • Our 5th through 12th grade parent-teacher conferences will be held on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. Online registration for conferences will be available soon, and an email will be sent out in advance with a link for parents to sign up for time slots..
  • City Park Night, March 23
    • Wristbands for Holy Cross City Park Night may be purchased either through your SMART Tuition account for $15/each or at the gate on the night of the event for $20. If you purchase your wristbands online, you will receive a confirmation email and the wristbands will be distributed to the students the week of the event
  • Band Marching Mardi Gras Parades
    • Our Tiger Band will be marching in several Mardi Gras Parades. We hope you will get a chance to come out and see them perform.
      • Krewe of Pygmalion – Saturday, February 23
      • King Arthur Parade – Sunday, February 24
      • Krewe of Hermes – Friday, March 1
      • Krewe of Thoth – Sunday, March 3
  • HC Basketball update   Holy Cross  gets the win over  John Curtis 84- 50 last week Jason Chan finished with 18pts for HC, Myles Sanders 15 w/7 rebs, Kalil Thomas 11 w/7 rebs, 3 asts & 2 stls. Rashod Holmes had 14 w/4 rebs Darius Rockett 11 w/3 rebs & 2 asts,
  • Soccer update
    • HC defeats Live Oak 3-0 Taking a playoff win!! On to the quarterfinals
  • HC Powerlifting
    • This coming Saturday Feb 16th Over 50 TIGER lifters ranging from grades 7th-12th will compete at the 4th annual HC Powerlifting Intra-Squad Meet. Team members will be placed into 11 different weight classes. Medals will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishes. We will also award the Outstanding lightweight, and heavyweight lifters of the meet. Tiger Talk will be on site and doing live spots as well as interviews…….
    • Admission:$4 adults $2 kids
    • FREE for all HC Students with school ID.
    • T-Shirts with this years Intra-Squad logo will be on sale for $10.
    • Gumbo, jambalaya, and other concession’s will be available.
    • Doors will open at 8:30am.
    • Come support the TIGERS,
  • upcoming events
  • Band Solo & Ensemble Festival, 2/13
  • Football Banquet & Awards, 2/13
  • Evening with Moreau, 2/13
  • Middle School Game Night, 2/15
  • 8th Grade Social, 2/15
  • School Mass, 2/19
  • 7th Grade Parent Meeting, 2/20
  • Lady Tigers, 2/21
  • Mardi Gras Holidays, 3/4-3/8
  • HC Fishing Rodeo at Hopedale Marina
    • May 31st thru June 1st
  • CLOSING

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WE ARE HC!!!

Tiger Talk Season 3 Episode 25 – Show recorded 2/3/19

Welcome to Tiger Talk.  This show is being recorded for the week of Feb 4th  thru Feb 9th

items in the NEWS

  • Holy Cross Student Recognized by NOCCA
    • Holy Cross senior Elijah Boudreaux has been named a recipient of NOCCA’s 2019 President Honor Award in Classical Instrumental Music. Boudreaux has been studying with NOCCA for three years and plays trombone. He plans to continue his musical career in college and will major in trombone performance.
  • You’re a good man Charlie Brown
    • You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown is started this weekend! Did you go or Do you have your tickets yet? It will play Feb 1st through the 10th
  • HC Basketball update  
  • HC survives over Brother Martin 56-54 after being down 11 at the half;  and going in to overtime,Tigers improve to 7-1 in district play & are on an 8-game win streakKalil Thomas – 24pts (15pts in the 4th qtr)Jeremy Lindsey -9ptsMyles Sanders 8ptsTyler Beaver  -7pts
    • HC vs Jesuit Friday Feb 1st  was a tough loss67-46  but still very proud of our Tigers
      • Especially Senior Guard Myles Sanders in surpassing 1000 career points!
  • Soccer update
    • 1/28 HC over Country day 1-0
    • 1/29 Final 4-0. HC falls to Denham Springs in the last match of the regular season
    • District playoffs have HC with a first round bye next game will be 2/12

Congrats to our 7/8th grade team on their Middle School Championship!! And Congrats to Coach James Mayes, who is on a 3 year streak of Championship wins! Let’s keep it going young Tigers!!

  • HC Powerlifting
    • On Feb 16th Over 50 TIGER lifters ranging from grades 7th-12th will compete at the 4th annual HC Powerlifting Intra-Squad Meet. Team members will be placed into 11 different weight classes. Medals will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishes. We will also award the Outstanding lightweight, and heavyweight lifters of the meet.
    • Admission:$4 adults $2 kids
    • FREE for all HC Students with school ID.
    • T-Shirts with this years Intra-Squad logo will be on sale for $10.
    • Gumbo, jambalaya, and other concession’s will be available.
    • Doors will open at 8:30am.
    • Come support the TIGERS,
  • upcoming events
  • 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.

  • CLOSING

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