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Mt. Carmel softball heads to Sulphur for Division I Tournament

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  • 4/26/18 12:07pm

Mt. Carmel climbed to the top of Louisiana's Division I softball mountain last season winning their first state championship since 2008. It's a feeling that they want again. "I want these girls to prove to everyone that they are what they say they are and they're not just a one-hit wonder," said Mt. Carmel coach Katie Bailey. "I want them to go out there and take it by charge. I want them to 1... Keep Reading

Wickersham leads Mt. Carmel to 10-2 win over John Curtis

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  • 4/10/18 11:35pm

In a rematch of state softball powers, it was Mt. Carmel avenging an earlier loss to John Curtis in resounding fashion winning 10-2 and tying the Patriots for the 9-5A District Title. "If we come out like this undeniably the state championship is ours," said Mt. Carmel coach Katie Bailey. "I've been waiting for this team to come out all season. To come out and put two (runs) on (the scoreboard) and then... Keep Reading

Crusaders come up a few yards short in 18-16 loss to Scotlandville

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  • 11/27/16 6:35pm

For all the yards Brother Martin’s Bruce Jordan-Swilling has rushed for in his career, he and the Crusaders could have used a couple more Friday night in the Division I semifinals in Scotlandville. Swilling scored on a 9-yard run with slightly more than a minute remaining to pull to within two points of Scotlandville. Swilling got the call again on a two-point conversion attempt. The Georgia Tech commitment was stacked up by the... Keep Reading

Crusaders ousts defending champs from playoffs with 28-0 triumph

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  • 11/20/16 6:51pm

Brother Martin won the rubber match of a series of three years worth of playoff encounters with Catholic of Baton Rouge while also denying the Bears a shot of repeating as state champions with a 28-0 win over previously unbeaten Catholic in the Division I quarterfinals Friday in Baton Rouge. The Crusaders, the No. 6 seed, will return to the Baton Rouge area to take on Scotlandville in the semifinals. Scotlandville, the No. 2 seed, advanced with... Keep Reading

Big second quarter sparks Crusaders to 42-0 victory

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  • 11/14/16 6:33am

Brother Martin used a 28-point second quarter to exploded past McKinley 42-0 in the opening round of the Division I playoffs Friday at Zephyr Field. The Crusaders, the No. 6 seed, advanced to take on Catholic of Baton Rouge. Catholic, the No. 3 seed, had a first-round bye. McKinley, which ended its season 4-7, was the No. 11 seed. Brother Martin and Catholic will meet in the quarterfinals for the third year in a row. The Crusaders’... Keep Reading