NOLA Catholic League

News Archives in January 2014

Brother Martin hands Rummel first district loss 75-66

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Other Sports
  • Teams:
  • Brother Martin Football, Rummel Football
  • Posted:
  • 1/27/14 10:56pm

Rummel's perfect Catholic League record came to an end as Brother Martin held off the Raiders attack for a 75-66 District 9-5A win. Jordan Cornish led the Crusaders with a game-high 27 points with jared West adding 10 points for a Brother martin team who is now 17-7 overall and 2-2 in the Catholic League. The Raiders were led by Trey Harris who finished with 18 points while Steven Dunbar added 15. The loss drops Rummel's... Keep Reading

Giavotella prepares for 4th MLB season

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
  • Other Sports
  • Team:
  • Jesuit Football
  • Posted:
  • 1/26/14 6:57pm

Not even the coldest winter New Orleans has experienced in recent memory can slow Johnny Giavotella down. As the Jesuit grad prepares for his fourth season in the majors, the Kansas City Royals second baseman grinds daily to earn a spot on the Royals roster. Come along for an all-access pass as Giavotella goes through an extensive cardio workout with trainer Duke Rousse on a chilly morning at Muss Bertolino Stadium in Kenner, then tag... Keep Reading

Brother Martin rallies over Holy Cross in Catholic League opener

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  • Game Recap
  • Other Sports
  • Teams:
  • Holy Cross Football, Brother Martin Football
  • Posted:
  • 1/17/14 11:48pm

Sparked by a second half surge, Brother Martin came from behind to defeat Gentilly rival Holy Cross 60-53 in the District 9-5A opener for both schools in front of a packed house where the Conlin Crazies left their mark on a pair of first-year head coaches making their Catholic League debuts. “We got to use hand signals now, it was loud and crazy,” said Holy Cross coach Mister Kirkwood. “Kids couldn... Keep Reading

Brother Martin soccer remains undefeated

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  • Feature Story
  • Other Sports
  • Teams:
  • Jesuit Football, Brother Martin Football
  • Posted:
  • 1/11/14 7:57pm

An undefeated season continued for Brother Martin soccer Saturday when the Crusaders battled back from a 1-0 deficit to defeat Jesuit 2-1 in a Catholic League showdown at John Ryan Stadium. Brother Martin is now 12-0 on the season while Jesuit falls to 9-2-3. Click on the above link to see the video. Keep Reading

Crusaders stay undefeated

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Other Sports
  • Teams:
  • Brother Martin Football, Jesuit Football
  • Posted:
  • 1/11/14 7:48pm

An undefeated season continued for Brother Martin soccer Saturday when the Crusaders battled back from a 1-0 deficit to defeat Jesuit 2-1 in a Catholic League showdown at John Ryan Stadium. Brother Martin is now 12-0 on the season while Jesuit falls to 9-2-3. Click on the above link to see the video. Keep Reading

Undefeated Brother Martin soccer prepares for rival Jesuit

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  • Feature Story
  • Other Sports
  • Team:
  • Brother Martin Football
  • Posted:
  • 1/10/14 9:44pm

Off to an 11-0 start, Brother Martin, ranked 3rd in the state, puts its undefeated record on the line Saturday when they open district play with rival Jesuit. The Blue Jays are currently ranked 5th in the state and in winning state titles in each of the past two seasons, defeated the Crusaders in the state semi-finals on both occasions. With an All-Access pass, go behind the scenes with Brother Martin soccer on the eve... Keep Reading

1-on-1 with Fournette from St. Petersburg

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • St. Augustine Football
  • Posted:
  • 1/3/14 1:15am

Emmy-winning sports broadcaster Mike Nabors went to bat for NCL.com landing a 1-on-1 interview with Leonard Fournette moments after the St. Aug star and nation's top prospect made his announcment that he is headed to LSU. Click above to watch the interview where Fournette discusses making the decision and his desire to step in right away to make an impact with the Tigers. Keep Reading

Fournette commits to LSU

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • St. Augustine Football
  • Posted:
  • 1/2/14 6:43pm

Citing his relationship with recruiter/running backs coach Frank Wilson and his desire to stay close to home, Leonard Fournette has made a verbal commitment to LSU. Having narrowed his choices to Alabama, LSU, and Texas Fournette made his announcmenet during the 4th quarter of the Under Armour All-American game which was broadcast live on ESPN. The St. Augustine product was a four-year sensation and was the number one ranked recruit in the country. Mike... Keep Reading