Tiger Talk events for the week of 01/29/2018 through 02/04/2018

 

1/28/18 Tiger Talk with Coach Kirkwood

Posted by Tiger Talk on Sunday, January 28, 2018

News

  • Basketball Fundraiser
    • The fundraiser bake sale will be held Friday, February 2, 2018, when John Curtis comes to visit the HC Arena.
    • The sale will take place at 5 pm till and all proceeds will go towards the HC Basketball Program
    • More on basketball with coach after the news!
  • Powerlifting update
    • Congratulations to our Holy Cross Powerlifting Team, who finished first place at the 2018 Ellender Memorial Patriot Invitational with a total of 56 points!
      • 123 weight division – 1st place – SR. Kobi Woodruff and 2nd place SR. Reed Lyons.
      • 132 weight division – 1st place – JR. Ahmad Coleman and 2nd place SR. David Sanchez
      • 165 weight division – 1st place – JR. Alex Davis
      • 181 weight division – 3rd place – SR. Jalil Dukes
      • 198 weight division – 3rd place – JR. Shawn Howell
      • 220 weight division – 1st place – SR, Josh Gillard
      • 242 weight division – 2nd place SR, Jack Tomeny and 3rd place SR. Patrick Johnson
      • Heavyweight division – 1st place – SR, Andrew Centola
    • OUTSTANDING LIFTERS AWARDS
      • Alex Davis – 165 weight division
        • Squat – 510 lbs
        • Bench – 240 lbs
        • Deadlift – 560 lbs TOTAL – 1310 lbs
      • SR, Adrew Centola – Heavyweight division –
        • Squat – 675 lbs
        • Bench – 340 lbs
        • Deadlift – 475 lbs TOTAL – 1490 lbs
      • Meet against St. Thomas Aquinas
        • 132 weight division- 2nd place SR, Devin Hamilton
        • 148 Weight Division – 2nd place ,SR. Carter Hoang
        • 165 weight division -2nd place, JR Pascal Porsche
        • 275 Weight Division – – 1st place, JR Maurice Robichaux
      • Holy Cross Center Stage presents Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand.
        • This tragi-comedy will celebrate the French heritage of New Orleans. There will be love, hate, war, sword fighting and fun! The play will be on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, February 22, 23 & 24 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, February 25 at 2:00 p.m. in the Watson Family Theatre. Seats may be reserved by emailing mbaisier@holycrosstigers.com, or just drop in! Tickets are $12 and include refreshments.
      • Students Perform with District VI Honor Choir
        • Congratulations to Holy Cross’s District VI Honor Choir members. Holy Cross students performed with the District Youth Choir and Senior Mixed Choir this weekend.  Both groups presented excellent concerts led by inspiring clinicians. Photo Gallery: http://photos.holycrosstigers.com/District-Honor-Choir-2017/
      • Guys please help us!
        • We need field reporters from all teams and clubs. We want you to tell us the wins, losses and fun times the group has so we can share it with the others in the Holy Cross family.
        • Remember if you want your team, club or school event mentioned on the air all you need to do is email us at hctigertalk@gmail.com or send us a message on Facebook @tigertalk

 A visit with head basketball coach Mister Kirkwood

  • HC beats district leader and undefeated in district BM at BM 71 60.
  • Tigers never trailed in the game. The players executed the coaching staff’s plan on both side of the floor for the victory.
    • Go watch the video or listen to the show to hear coach!

events coming this week

M 1/29 BCDE
M 1/29 Soccer Senior Game vs. Country Day 6:00 PM Pan American Stadium
TU 1/30 Full Faculty/Planning Period Meetings 3:00 PM Main Campus
TU 1/30 Freshmen Soccer vs. Ben Franklin 3:30 PM Holy Cross
TU 1/30 Varsity Soccer vs. Denham Springs 6:00 PM Pan American Stadium
TU 1/30 Varsity Basketball vs. Shaw 7:00 PM Shaw
W 1/31 TCAC Soccer 3:00 PM Middle School Field
W 1/31 First Pitch Baseball Banquet 6:00 PM Messina’s at the Terminal
TH 2/1 TCAC Soccer 3:00 PM Middle School Field
F 2/2 Mass: Feast of the Presentation of our Lord 9:10 AM Student Center
F 2/2 TCAC Soccer-Make Up Day 3:00 PM Middle School Field
F 2/2 Varsity Basketball vs. John Curtis 7:00 PM Holy Cross
F 2/2 HC Swim Team Banquet 7:00 PM Cafeteria
SA 2/3 Varsity Wrestling-District Championship TBA Holy Cross
SA 2/3 Varsity Baseball vs. Teurlings Catholic TBA Teurlings Catholic
SA 2/3 Track and Field-High School Qualifier 10:00 AM LSU- Maddox Fieldhouse
SA 2/3 Tiger Band Marching in Krewe of Ponchartrain 1:00 PM Uptown Route

 Other upcoming events 

Feb 12th Mardi Gras holidays begin

Feb 13th  MARDI Gras day

Feb 14th  Ash  Wed / Valentine’s day

Mar 7th  Blade’s Birthday

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Tiger Talk events for the week of 01/22/2018 through 01/28/2018

News

  • Weird week…… as one student asked us ‘How about that 9 day weekend?’
  • Basketball update
    • Tigers fall to Rummel 56-48
    • PLAYER SPOTLIGHT
      • NAME:  Tyler Beaver – (JR)
      • Favorite College & NBA team:  Duke and Pelicans
      • Favorite HC Basketball Moment:
        • The trip we went on to Florida last year and Kalil hitting buzzer beater.
      • What are your pre-game rituals?
        • Before the game I usually go and get something to eat and then relax to think about the game. After, I go and get some shots to get warm.
        • Favorite Teacher:  Coach Arvitis
      • Guys please help us!
        • We need field reporters from all teams and clubs. We want you to tell us the wins, losses and fun times the group has so we can share it with the others in the Holy Cross family.
        • Remember if you want your team, club or school event mentioned on the air all you need to do is email us at hctigertalk@gmail.com or send us a message on Facebook @tigertalk

events coming this week

M 1/22 CDEF
M 1/22 Bowling Match vs. St. Augustine 3:15 PM All Star Lanes-Kenner
M 1/22 5th and 6th Grade Basketball vs. Hynes 4:30 PM Holy Cross
M 1/22 7th Grade Basketball vs. Hynes 5:30 PM Holy Cross
TU 1/23 5th and 6th Grade Basketball vs. John Curtis 5:00 PM John Curtis
TU 1/23 Varsity Baseball Parent Meeting 6:30 PM Cafeteria
TU 1/23 Varsity Basketball vs. Ben Franklin 7:00 PM Holy Cross
W 1/24 Varsity Wrestling-Jesuit Dual TBA Jesuit
W 1/24 TCAC Soccer 3:00 PM Middle School Field
W 1/24 Varsity Soccer vs. Lakeshore 6:00 PM Lakeshore
W 1/24 JV Soccer vs. Lakeshore 7:30 PM Lakeshore
TH 1/25 TCAC Soccer 3:00 PM Middle School Field
TH 1/25 Football Practice-Lift 3:00 PM
TH 1/25 Bowling Match vs Holy Rosary 3:15 PM All Star Lanes-Kenner
TH 1/25 Middle School Baseball Meeting for 5th, 6th & 7th Grade 6:00 PM Huddle
TH 1/25 Lady Tigers Social 6:30 PM Cafeteria
F 1/26 5th and 6th Grade Basketball vs. Christian Brothers 4:00 PM Christian Brothers
F 1/26 7th Grade Basketball vs. Christian Brothers School 5:00 PM Christian Brothers
F 1/26 Varsity Basketball vs. Brother Martin 7:00 PM Holy Cross
SA 1/27 JV Soccer vs. Rummel TBA Holy Cross-Time
SA 1/27 Powerlifting Meet 8:00 AM Thomas Aquinas
SA 1/27 Junior High/Kids Wrestling-Bayou Elite Tournament 8:00 AM Holy Cross

 Other upcoming events 

Feb 1st – 3rd Theater: Cyrano de Bergerac (Watson Family Theatre)

Feb 3rd Pajama Jam in the Student Center

Feb 13  MARDI Gras day

Feb 14  Ash  Wed / Valentine’s day

Mar 7th  Blade’s Birthday

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Tiger Talk events for the week of 01/15/2018 through 01/21/2018

 

 

Tiger Talk 1/15/18

Posted by Tiger Talk on Monday, January 15, 2018

News

  • Basketball update
    • The tigers beat Jesuit and a packed house on campus 64 58. HC never trailed in the ball game.
    • On alumni night Khalil Thomas score 18 with nine rebounds, Jason Chan had 14, Miles Sanders coming back after 3 weeks with an ankle injury had nine, Sydney Madison eight and Tyler Beaver seven. Aaron Ursin also contributed with for big blocks. Friday HC  travel to Rummel JV start at six varsity is to follow. Worth mentioning the holy cross tailgaters club put the word out for students to come cheer on the Tigers and they did with a great student section.
  • Guys please help us!
    • We need field reporters from Wrestling, track, soccer, and many other clubs and teams. We want you to tell us the wins, losses and fun times the group has so we can share it with the others in the Holy Cross family.
    • Remember if you want your team, club or school event mentioned on the air all you need to do is email us at hctigertalk@gmail.com or send us a message on Facebook @tigertalk

events coming this week

M 1/15 Martin Luther King Day School Holiday
M 1/15 5th and 6th Grade Basketball vs. Smothers 5:00 PM Holy Cross
TU 1/16 School Holiday
TU 1/16 Faculty/ Staff Mission Retreat 8:30 AM Main Campus
TU 1/16 JV Soccer vs. Jesuit 5:00 PM Jesuit
TU 1/16 Varsity Soccer vs. Jesuit 6:30 PM Jesuit
TU 1/16 Varsity Basketball vs. St. Augustine 7:00 PM Holy Cross
W 1/17 EFGA 12:00 AM
W 1/17 TCAC Soccer 3:00 PM Middle School Field
W 1/17 Freshmen Soccer vs. Jesuit 3:45 PM Jesuit
W 1/17 5th and 6th Grade Basketball vs. Stuart Hall 4:00 PM Stuart Hall
W 1/17 7th Grade Basketball vs. Stuart Hall 5:00 PM Stuart Hall
W 1/17 8th Grade Catholic League Basketball Game 5:00 PM Student Center
TH 1/18 Bowling Match vs Rummel 3:15 PM All Star Lanes-Kenner
TH 1/18 Soccer vs. St. Charles Catholic 3:30 PM Holy Cross
TH 1/18 7th Grade Basketball vs. Holy Name of Jesus 4:00 PM Holy Cross
TH 1/18 5th and 6th Grade Basketball vs. Holy Name of Jesus 5:00 PM Holy Cross
TH 1/18 Academic Night 6:00 PM Watson Family Theatre
F 1/19 Varsity Wrestling-Div. 1 Duals 12:00 AM UNO Lakefront Arena
F 1/19 11th/12th Grade Balfour Presentations Make Up Order Day 12:40 PM Student Center
F 1/19 TCAC Soccer 3:00 PM Middle School Field
F 1/19 5th Grade Game Night 7:00 PM Student Center
F 1/19 Varsity Basketball vs. Rummel 7:00 PM Rummel
SA 1/20 Powerlifting Meet 8:00 AM Ellender
SA 1/20 Freshmen Soccer vs. Ben Franklin 9:00 AM Ben Franklin
SA 1/20 Track and Field-High School Qualifier 10:00 AM LSU- Maddox Fieldhouse
SA 1/20 JV Soccer vs. Ben Franklin 11:00 AM Ben Franklin
SA 1/20 Varsity Soccer vs. Ben Franklin 2:30 PM Ben Franklin

 Other upcoming events 

Feb 13  MARDI Gras day

Feb 14  Ash  Wed / Valentine’s day

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Tiger Talk events for the week of 01/08/2018 through 01/14/2018

 

Tiger Talk recorded 1/7/2018

Posted by Tiger Talk on Sunday, January 7, 2018

News

  • Basketball update
    • The team won 52 to 33 against Shaw Friday night

 Baldassaro and Sequeira Named to All-Metro Cross Country Team

    • Tiger Cross Country Seniors Blake Baldassaro and Adam Sequeira were named to the 2017 All-Metro Cross Country Team by the New Orleans Advocate. Baldassaro finished 14th overall at the LHSAA 5A State Championship meet, with Sequeira finishing 17th.  Both seniors have contributed mightily to the architecture of the Tiger Cross Country Program, and the Holy Cross family celebrates the accomplishments of these talented student athletes.  Go Tigers!
    • Link to Advocate article http://www.theadvocate.com/new_orleans/sports/high_schools/article_ec9a450e-e619-11e7-a149-97c7086f27bc.html

 

  • Guys please help us!
    • We need field reporters from Wrestling, track, soccer, and many other clubs and teams. We want you to tell us the wins, losses and fun times the group has so we can share it with the others in the Holy Cross family.
    • Remember if you want your team, club or school event mentioned on the air all you need to do is email us at hctigertalk@gmail.com or send us a message on Facebook @tigertalk

 

events coming this week

M 1/8 FGAB
M 1/8 JV Soccer vs. Ben Franklin 3:30 PM Holy Cross
M 1/8 Varsity Football Awards Ceremony 6:00 PM Cafeteria
TU 1/9 Class Photo 5th-7th 9:20 AM Student Center-Arena
TU 1/9 Middle School Soccer Game 4:00 PM Middle School Field
TU 1/9 Varsity Soccer vs. Salmen 6:00 PM Salmen
TU 1/9 Varsity Basketball vs. John Curtis 7:00 PM John Curtis
W 1/10 JV Soccer vs. East Jefferson 4:00 PM Holy Cross
W 1/10 Varsity Wrestling-Shaw Dual 6:00 PM Holy Cross
TH 1/11 Varsity Soccer District vs. Franklinton 3:30 PM Holy Cross
TH 1/11 Men’s Club Meeting 6:30 PM
F 1/12 Varsity Wrestling-Louisiana Classic 12:00 PM Dixon Expo Center-Gonzales, LA
F 1/12 TCAC Soccer 3:00 PM Middle School Field
F 1/12 Basketball Tailgate 3:00 PM Football Field
F 1/12 Varsity Basketball vs. Jesuit 7:00 PM Holy Cross
SA 1/13 Holy Cross Science Fair 8:00 AM Cafeteria
SA 1/13 Powerlifting Meet 8:00 AM Pope John Paul
SA 1/13 Varsity Wrestling-Louisiana Classic 9:00 AM Dixon Expo Center-Gonzales, LA
SA 1/13 Varsity Soccer vs. West Jefferson 10:00 AM West Jefferson

 Other upcoming events 

Jan 15 Martin Luther King Holiday

Jan 16 Faculty/Staff Retreat & Student Holiday

Jan 19 School Mass – Feast of Father Basil Moreau

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Tiger Talk events for the week of 01/01/2018 through 01/07/2018

 

Tiger Talk 1/1/2017 One Anniversary Show!

Posted by Tiger Talk on Monday, January 1, 2018

  • Hello and welcome to our Anniversary show. We have been on the air now for 1 year. We started right after Christmas last year and have been having nothing but fun putting out a show for you to get your Holy Cross news and information. This show is for January 1st 2018 through December 7th, 2018.

News

  • Basketball update
    • The team won their first game of the Sixth Annual Pensacola Catholic Crusader Classic by beating Saraland of Alabama 53 – 45.
      • Kalil Thomas hit 5 Three Pointers and had 25 points in the game
    • HC lost a back and forth game Thursday night in Pensacola to Pine Forest 72-69
    • Tigers beat West Florida on Friday night 48-30
  • Remember if you want your team, club or school event mentioned on the air all you need to do is email us at hctigertalk@gmail.com

Not a lot of other news but we do have some emails and messages to read.

  • First Happy New Year!!! Welcome to 2018. And if you want to get us something please give us a 5 star review on iTunes.
  • The basketball team and Coach Kirkwood and his staff give a shout out to Blade and BJ for their hard work on the HC Tiger Talk Podcast and its 1 year anniversary.   We are HC
  • Holy Cross Gridiron club wishes Tiger Talk a Happy Anniversary and keep up the good work
  • Ellie 6th grade and Chris Cannon ‘84, occasional guests in the studio, said congrats on I year and hope to be guests again soon.
  • Holy Cross Men’s Club, one of our favorite groups here at the show said keep at it and make year 2 even better
  • John Schneider Class of ’63, Blades Grandfather, wishes him many more awesome shows.
  • We thank everyone that wished us well and are pleased to have so many dedicated listeners and viewers. We want you to be part of the show so tell us what we can do, what youd like to hear or come on for a chat.

events coming this week

TU 1/2 Varsity Basketball vs. Brother Martin 7:00 PM Brother Martin
W 1/3 Varsity Wrestling-Chalmette/Pearl River Duals 12:00 AM Chalmette High
W 1/3 ABCD TBA  
W 1/3 JV Soccer vs. East Jefferson 3:30 PM Holy Cross
TH 1/4 Middle School Soccer Game 4:00 PM Middle School Field
TH 1/4 Varsity Soccer vs. East Jefferson 4:30 PM East Jefferson
F 1/5 Varsity Soccer Lafayette Tournament TBA Lafayette
F 1/5 Middle School Soccer Game 4:00 PM Middle School Field
F 1/5 Varsity Basketball vs. Shaw 7:00 PM Holy Cross
SA 1/6 Junior High Wrestling-Junior High District Duals TBA Shaw
SA 1/6 Freshmen Soccer vs. Jesuit TBA Jesuit
SA 1/6 Track and Field-LSU High School Classic 10:00 AM LSU- Maddox Fieldhouse

Other upcoming events  

Jan 6 High School Application Day

Jan 15 Martin Luther King Holiday

Jan 16 Faculty/Staff Retreat & Student Holiday

Jan 19 School Mass – Feast of Father Basil Moreau

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Tiger Talk events for the week of 12/17 through 12/31/2017

 

Tiger Talk Recorded 12/17/2017

Posted by Tiger Talk on Sunday, December 17, 2017

 

  • Hello and welcome to a special double addition of Tiger Talk for the weeks of December 18th through December 31st, 2017. We will be taking the Christmas week off to spend time with family, but we wouldn’t let you our audience out, so we are covering everything up to the new year on this show. When we come back we at Tiger Talk will be celebrating the shows 1-year anniversary!

News

  • First and foremost, we here at Tiger Talk want to wish everyone a safe and happy holidays. And if you want to get us something please give us a 5 star review on iTunes.

 

  • Holy Cross Band performs Christmas concert
    • Our choir students performed their annual Christmas Concert Monday night at Holy Name of Jesus Church.
      • Photo Gallery: http://photos.holycrosstigers.com/Choir-Christmas-Concert-2017/
    • Choir Students Perform Christmas Concert at Holy Name of Jesus

 

  • Students Named to New Orleans Honor Band
    • On December 9, 2017, the auditions were held for the honor band for the city of New Orleans and surrounding areas.
    • The following students were selected from Holy Cross:
      • William Kline – flute (alternate)
    • The students that were all-state selections are an automatic choice for district 6 because of their previous choice as an all-state musician are designated with an asterisk before their name.
      • Justin Borne – clarinet
      • Gabriel Rhinehart- bass clarinet
      • Bryson Parker – alto saxophone
      • Justin Schileci – tenor saxophone – selected for the second time as an all state musician.
      • Damion Jarusook – baritone saxophone – selected for the third time as an all state musician.
      • Blake Ziegler – trumpet
      • James Sixkiller – trumpet
      • Joshua Lizama – trumpet
      • Maxwell Arceneaux – French horn
      • Eli Boudreaux – baritone
      • Brandon Dillon – trombone
      • Alex Tedesco – tuba
    • In the junior high school auditions:
      • Nicholas Davillier – trombone.

 

  • HC basketball update
    • Martin’s tournament:
      • Thursday HC beat Northlake Christian 47 18
    • Friday HC beat EJ 46 29
    • Saturday at 245pm will play Lusher for the championship. Will send score after.

  • This week’s player spotlight:
  • Junior Miles Sanders
    • My favorite college and NBA teams are Syracuse and the Golden State Warriors
    • My favorite HC basketball moment was when we all went to Pensacola and played competitive and proved that we can play with anyone.
    • My pregame rituals are prayer, a lot of music and warming up early
    • My favorite teacher is Mr. Collick

events coming this week

M 12/18 EXAMS E & F 8:00 AM
TU 12/19 EXAM G 8:00 AM
TU 12/19 Cheerleading Practice 6:30 PM Student Center
W 12/20 Middle and High School Exam Makeup and Records Day 8:00 AM Main Campus
W 12/20 JV Basketball vs. Lusher 6:00 PM Holy Cross
W 12/20 Varsity Basketball vs. Lusher 7:15 PM Holy Cross
TH 12/21 Christmas Holidays officially begin
TH 12/21 JV Soccer vs. Newman 6:30 PM Newman
F 12/22 Varsity Soccer vs. Baton Rouge Catholic 6:00 PM Baton Rouge Catholic
F 12/22 JV Basketball vs. Teurlings Catholic 6:00 PM Holy Cross
F 12/22 Varsity Basketball vs. Teurlings Catholic 7:15 PM Holy Cross
F 12/22 JV Soccer vs. Baton Rouge Catholic 7:30 PM Baton Rouge Catholic
M 12/25 CHRISTMAS World wide
W 12/27 Varsity Basketball-Pensacola Catholic Tournament-District 9-5A Games TBA Pensacola, FL
TH 12/28 Varsity Wrestling-Deep South Bayou Duals TBA Baton Rouge River Center
TH 12/28 Varsity Wrestling-Prep Slam TBA Holy Innocents Episcopal (Atlanta)
TH 12/28 Varsity Basketball-Pensacola Catholic Tournament-District 9-5A Games TBA Pensacola, FL
TH 12/28 9th Grade Soccer vs. Brother Martin TBA Brother Martin
F 12/29 Varsity Basketball-Pensacola Catholic Tournament-District 9-5A Games TBA Pensacola, FL
SU 12/31 NEW YEARS EVE TIME ZONE DEPENDENT

 

Other upcoming events 

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Tiger Talk events for the week of 12/11 through 12/17/2017

 

Tiger Talk Podcast recorded 12/10/2017

Posted by Tiger Talk on Sunday, December 10, 2017

News

  • Cheerleaders Take Home LHSAA Runner-Up Trophy
    • For the first time in program history, the Holy Cross Cheerleaders have brought home the LHSAA Co-Ed State Runner-up trophy! This program has come so far in the past few years thanks to the hard work and dedication of our athletes and cheer alumni and the support of our cheer parents and school. Congratulations again to our incredible athletes! We are proud of you!
  • WGNO’s Hank Allen Visits Holy Cross to Promote Coats for Kids Campaign
    • Thanks to HC media partner WGNO-TV and Chief Meteorologist Hank Allen for coming out to Holy Cross School on the 6th to promote the Coats for Kids campaign. HC is proud to be a sponsor to help those in need. With the cold weather here, there are many in need of warm coats. Students, parents and alumni can drop off coat donations to our primary, middle and high school offices throughout December and January.
    • HC Wrestlers Win Florida Border Wars 1st Place Belt for Second Year in a Row
      • Great teamwork from the Holy Cross wrestlers won the Florida Border Wars 1st place belt for the 2nd year in a row. Holy Cross competed and won the 5th Annual Border Wars Wrestling tournament hosted by South Walton High School located in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. The tournament took place on December 1st and 2nd. Other local teams competing were state title contenders St. Paul’s and Jesuit High School.

 HC basketball update

    • Tuesday HC beat Warren Easton 67-54 at the Student Center.
    • 3 players were in double figures and the team shot 6/13 from the 3 point line.
    • HC beat Sam Houston from Lake Charles 66 45. Kalil Thomas had a double double and 1 big time dunk.
  • NAME:  Mike Crossley – (SO)
    • Favorite College & NBA team:  Louisville & Golden State Warriors
    • Favorite HC Basketball Moment:  Hitting game winners last year.
    • What are your pre-game rituals? Pray and shoot before games.
    • Favorite Teacher:  Mrs. Kelly Clark

 events coming this week

M 12/11 DEFG
M 12/11 JV Soccer vs. Country Day 4:00 PM Holy Cross
M 12/11 Chorus Christmas Concert 7:00 PM Holy Name of Jesus Church
TU 12/12 Christmas Pageant 2:15 PM Student Center Arena
TU 12/12 TCAC Soccer 3:00 PM Middle School Field
TU 12/12 JV Soccer vs. Newman 6:30 PM Newman
TU 12/12 Cross Country Awards Night 6:30 PM Huddle
W 12/13 Middle School Soccer Game 4:00 PM Middle School Field
TH 12/14 Middle and High School Exams A & B Main Campus
TH 12/14 Varsity Basketball-St. Martin’s Tournament TBA St. Martin’s
TH 12/14 Men’s Club Meeting 6:30 PM
F 12/15 Varsity Basketball-St. Martin’s Tournament TBA St. Martin’s
F 12/15 Varsity Wrestling-Brother Martin Dual TBA Brother Martin
F 12/15 Middle and High School Exams C&D Main Campus
F 12/15 Class of 2017 One Year Reunion TBA Cafeteria
SA 12/16 Varsity Basketball-St. Martin’s Tournament TBA St. Martin’s
SA 12/16 Varsity Soccer vs. St. Amant 11:00 AM Pan American Stadium
SA 12/16 JV Soccer vs. St. Amant 1:00 PM Pan American Stadium

 Other upcoming events 

  • Dec 25th Christmas

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Tiger Talk events for the week of 12/04 through 12/10/2017

 

Tiger Talk Podcast recorded 12/3/17

Posted by Tiger Talk on Sunday, December 3, 2017

News

  • Physics Students Design and Build Catapults
    • Students in physics honors and AP physics were tasked with designing and building a catapult. The catapults had to be capable of launching a projectile at several different angles. Students recorded the launch angle, distance, and time and then use that data to determine the initial velocity of the projectile and the maximum height achieved.
  • Swim Team Captures State Runner-Up Title
    • The Holy Cross Swimming tigers captured the State Runner-Up title at this year’s State Championships. Holy Cross was represented by a senior, 5 juniors, 3 sophomores, 3 freshman, and a 8th grader. Every swimmer posted personal best times during the two-day event, keeping Holy Cross a top tier swimming program.
  • HC basketball update
    • HC beat South Plaquemines on Tuesday night 75 – 48. Juniors, Kalil Thomas, Sidney Madison and Sophomore, Aaron Ursin each scored in double figures.
    • Holy Cross was one of the hosts for the 64th annual CYO basketball tournament this past week.
      • HC lost a tough one to Grace King in OT, 60-58 on Wednesday. The Tigers bounced back and beat Shaw 60-40 on Thursday.
      • Saturday HC lost 67 to 66 to Brother Martin in the final game of the CYO Tournament.
    • We have started a “Meet The Team Segment”. Each week we will profile a one or two players.
      • This week’s players are:
        • Sophomore Tyler Kirkwood
          • Favorite College & NBA team: Kentucky Wildcats & Cleveland Cavaliers
          • Favorite HC Basketball Moment: Being coached by my dad finally.
          • What are your pre-game rituals: Listen to music, eat protein and carbs and free my mind.
          • Favorite Teacher: Coach Batt
        • Sophomore Aaron Ursin
          • Favorite College & NBA team: UCLA Bruins & New Orleans Pelicans
          • Favorite HC Basketball Moment: Kalil hitting game-winning in Pensacola tournament last year.
          • What are your pre-game rituals: Pray to God and thank him for all he’s done for me.
          • Favorite Teacher: Shawn Collic
        • Soccer Wins Over Division IV #1 Ranked Newman
          • On Tuesday night the Division II #1 ranked Holy Cross soccer team battled the Division IV #1 ranked team, the Newman Greenies at Manning Field. This was the second time in three games Holy Cross has faced off against a #1 ranked team, having beaten the ever impressive Division III Vandebilt Catholic in their season opener.
          • The Holy Cross Tigers came away with a 4-1 win with goals from Seniors Sebastian Aguilar (2), Blake Baldassaro and impressive freshman Sinjin Mills.
          • The Tigers returned to action on Friday night vs Division foe Central Lafourche, ……………….

 Cheerleaders to Compete in LHSAA State Spirit Championship Dec. 2

    • Our Holy Cross Cheerleaders competed in the LHSAA State Spirit Championship this past Saturday, December 2 at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner. We competed in the Co-Ed Game Day division and performed three times as part of the preliminary round. Anyone that can let us know how they did please pass it along.
  • We want to give a big shout out to Coach Adam Giglio. He’s the head coach of the powerlifting team and a listener of the show. We’re very proud of all the powerlifting team and their accomplishments…. Keep up the hard training.

events coming this week

M 12/4 EFGA
TU 12/5 8th Grade Catholic League Basketball Game 5:00 PM Student Center-Arena/Huddle
TU 12/5 Varsity Soccer vs. St. Thomas Aquinas 5:30 PM St. Thomas Aquinas
TU 12/5 JV Soccer vs. St. Thomas Aquinas 7:00 PM St. Thomas Aquinas
TU 12/5 Varsity Basketball vs. Warren Easton 7:00 PM Holy Cross
W 12/6 JV Wrestling John Curtis/St. Paul’s Dual Meet TBA St. Paul’s
W 12/6 Varsity Wrestling John Curtis/St. Paul’s Dual Meet TBA St. Paul’s
W 12/6 Advent Confessions 8:00 AM Student Center-Arena-2nd Floor
W 12/6 8th Grade Catholic League Basketball Game 5:00 PM Student Center-Arena/Huddle
TH 12/7 Varsity Soccer Mandeville Soccer Tournament TBA Mandeville
TH 12/7 Holy Cross Band Department Christmas Concert 6:00 PM Student Center-Arena
F 12/8 Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Holy Day of Obligation) 9:10 AM Student Center
F 12/8 Primary Exploration 9:30 AM Library-Main Campus
F 12/8 Winter Blast 2:45 PM Middle School Field
F 12/8 Basketball Tailgate 3:00 PM Football Field
F 12/8 8th Grade Basketball vs. St. Charles Catholic 4:30 PM Holy Cross
F 12/8 9th Grade Basketball vs. St. Charles Catholic 5:30 PM Holy Cross
F 12/8 Varsity Basketball vs. Sam Houston 7:00 PM Holy Cross
SA 12/9 Junior High/Kids Wrestling-Bayou Elite Tournament TBA Holy Cross
SA 12/9 Varsity Football Tryouts 8:00 AM Football Field and Weigh Room
SA 12/9 9th Grade Soccer vs. Brother Martin TBA Holy Cross
SU 12/10 Swim Team Party and Video 4:00 PM Gulf Coast Bank and Trust Co. on Harrison
SU 12/10 HC Cheerleaders – Kendra Gives Back Fundraiser 4:00 PM 5757 Magazine Street, Ste C,

 

 

 

Other upcoming events 

  • Dec 8th Grotto Dedication
  • Dec 11th Chorus Christmas Concert Holy Name of Jesus Church
  • Dec 14th  Men’s club meeting

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Tiger Talk events for the week of 11/27 through 12/3/2017

News

  • Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving!!

 Holy Cross Families Donate to Local Food Pantries

    • We would like to thank all of the Holy Cross students and families who donated more than 3,000 pounds of non-perishable food items for local church food pantries! The HC family is truly blessed to have such a generous community here at Holy Cross School!.
  • HC basketball update
    • HC beat Cohen on 76 – 42 on Monday, November 20 in the Basil Moreau Thanksgiving Classic.
      • Junior Sidney Madison had a game-high 15 points and Junior Kalil Thomas had 10 points and double-digit rebounds
    • HC beat Lake Area 56 – 44.
      • Junior Myles Sanders scored 13 while Junior Tyler Beaver while playing defense took 3 offensive charges.

events coming this week

M 11/27 FGAB
T 11/28 Varsity Soccer vs. Newman 6:00 PM Newman
T 11/28 Varsity Basketball vs. South Plaquemines 7:00 PM Holy Cross
W 11/29 Varsity Wrestling-Rummel Dual TBA Holy Cross
W 11/29 Middle School Soccer Game 4:00 PM Middle School Field
W 11/29 Varsity Basketball-CYO Tournament 5:00 PM Holy Cross
TH 11/30 Sophomore Class Field Trip 8:30 AM Prytania Theatre
TH 11/30 Varsity Basketball-CYO Tournament 5:00 PM Holy Cross
F 12/1 Varsity Wrestling-Border Wars TBA South Walton HS (Florida)
F 12/1 Middle School Soccer Game 4:00 PM Middle School Field
F 12/1 JV Soccer vs. Central Lafourche 5:00 PM Central Lafourche
F 12/1 Varsity Soccer vs. Central Lafourche 6:30 PM Central Lafourche
SA 12/2 Cheerleading Dixie Championship TBA Jackson, MS
SA 12/2 HC Christmas Luncheon 10:00 AM Student Center-Arena, Track, Parking Lot
SU 12/3 Cheerleading Dixie Championship TBA Jackson, MS

 Other upcoming events 

  • Dec 2nd  Christmas Luncheon
  • Dec 7th Band Christmas Concert
  • Dec 8TH School Liturgy – Immaculate Conception
  • Dec 10th Kendra Scott Cheerleading Fundraiser
  • Dec 11th Chorus Christmas Concert Holy Name of Jesus Church
  • Dec 14th  Men’s club meeting

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