02.17.17
Student Ministers Gather To Discuss Church Teachings

Student Ministers met with small groups of freshmen and 8th graders today to discuss Church teachings on healthy relationships between men and women. Today's small groups included visitors from St. Scholastica Academy in Covington. SSA participates each summer in the Student Ministry Training Workshop hosted by St. Stanislaus that also includes students from Brother Martin, E.D. White, Our Lady Academy and Vandebilt. CHS students ministers accompanied these young women at lunch and led them on a tour of the school....

02.17.17
More Than 100 Guests Enjoy CHS Men's Club Guys' Night Out!

The Catholic High School Men’s Club hosted its second Guys’ Night Out on Thursday, February 16, 2017. The event was an opportunity to thank current members for their continued support of CHS, and for prospective members to learn about the Men’s Club and how they too can get involved. The evening began with a social hour, where old friends reconnected and newcomers had the opportunity to meet and mingle with current members. Pre-meal festivities also included a $5 raffle for a Carbon Steel Texas Style BBQ Pit valued at $350. Congratulations to Jay Christina for winning the raffle.  Following the...

02.17.17
Indoor Track And Field Ready To Compete In State Championships

The Bears are shooting for their 13th Division I indoor track and field state championship when the meet gets underway at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18. LSU will host the event at the Carl Maddox Fieldhouse located on the north side of Bernie Moore Stadium. Veteran coach Pete Boudreaux is looking for top finishes from hurdles stalwart Kam Cummings, sprinter Sethan Hollier, shot putter Zach Tom and the 4x200 and 4x800 relay teams. Look for hurdler Vernon Langley to point in the hurdles for the Bears.  ...

02.17.17
Baseball Bears Prep For Season With Brothers Of The Sacred Heart Jamboree

The Brothers of the Sacred Heart Jamboree will be the last pre-season evaluation before coach Brad Bass' team opens the season.  The Jamboree will take place at Grizzly Field on Saturday, Feb. 18. The Bears will play Class 3A power E.D. White of Thibodaux at 2 p.m. The Cardinals were the #2 seed in last season's playoffs and were defeated in the semifinals. EDW will compete for the Division II title this season. At 3:30, the Bears will take on Brother Martin. The Crusaders were the #8 seed last season and were eliminated in the second round.  Brother Martin is...

02.17.17
CHS Soccer Team Chasing History

Roll back the clock to 1995. That is the last time the CHS soccer program has played in the state finals. The Bears opportunity to get back there, after a twenty-two year drought, comes Saturday, Feb. 18, when the soccerballers trek down I-12 to face No. 7 seed Mandeville in the Divison I semifinal matchup. The two sides met earlier in the year with the Bears winning 2-0. Kickoff is slated for 6 p.m. Patrick Mensah, who is also a starting cornerback on the football team, has been a huge cog in the Bears' playoff machine, providing speed, athleticism, and...

02.16.17
Nine Seniors Named National Merit Finalists

Nine Catholic High School seniors have been named National Merit Scholarship Finalists for 2017. Matthew Berdon, Andrew Ford, Michael Krzystowczyk, Jordan LeBas, Brian Long, Dominic Maggio, Harold Miller, Nicholas Mueller and Andrew Schoonmaker were selected from a nationwide pool of 16,000 Semifinalists, representing less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors. As National Merit Scholarship Finalists, these talented young men have the opportunity to compete for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $33 million to be awarded later this spring. Merit Scholar designees are selected on the basis of their skills, accomplishments and potential for success in...

02.16.17
Kam Cummings Shooting For A Three-peat (photo: John Oubre)

Senior Kam Cummings will shoot for his third straight indoor 60 meter hurdle title this weekend, as the CHS track team competes at the Carl Maddox Fieldhouse at LSU. Cummings holds the school record with a time of 8.05 seconds. Read about Kam's quest in The Advocate. Advocate file photo by John Oubre...

02.16.17
Bowling Bears Continue To Roll

The Bowling Bears continue their district dominance with a 23-4 win over Baton Rouge High. The Bears are now  8-0 on the season and 2-0 in district play. They will continue their quest for an undefeated season on Monday, Feb. 20 against Broadmoor at Circle Bowl. The first ball is set to roll at 3:30 p.m. Be there or be spare! High scores for the Bears: Christian Gendron 690 series (267, 222, 201 games) and Philip O'Neill 217 and 210 games.  ...

02.15.17
And the 2017 Challenge Day Theme Is...

The CHS Student Council has announced the 2017 Challenge Day theme... Flashback Friday: The Path of the Past  This year’s theme pays tribute to the legacy of Challenge Day. By focusing on the best aspects of the last eleven years, Flashback Friday: The Path of the Past will give the past Challenge Days their due respect while also adding new and exciting ideas to add to the already outstanding legacy of Challenge Day.   ...

02.15.17
CHS Golf Team Opens Season With A Win

The Bears got off to 1-0 start on the year with a victory over Baton Rouge High at the LSU Golf Course. The Bears fired a team score of 148, and the Bulldogs shot a 238. Sophomores Carson Caruso, Will Perilloux and freshman Jonathan Ellis, led all scorers with a 39. The golfers are back in action today at Beaver Creek as they face the Denham Springs Yellow Jackets at 3 p.m. The B team will take to the links at City Park at 3pm today versus St. Michael....

02.15.17
Hoopsters Come Up A Little Short

The Bears raced out to an eight point halftime lead, highlighted by Tensley Aldredge's 14 points, but could not hold on against Dutchtown and lost 53-52. The loss dropped the Bears to 17-13 in District 5-5A, and put a damper on Senior Night for the eight seniors who played their last regular season home game for the Bears. Aldredge led all scorers with a season high 26 points. Fellow seniors Austin Lachney chipped in eight and Dean Jolly added seven in the losing effort. Jolly, Remy Robert, Hunter Williams and Tyler Mixon hit three point shots for the Bears. In...

02.14.17
CHS Grapplers Look To The Future With Confidence

The CHS wrestling team traveled to Bossier City this past weekend to compete in the 2017 LHSAA Division I State Wrestling Championships at the CenturyTel Center. The Bears entered the meet coming off a Baton Rouge City championship title. The Bears were in fourth place after day one of the championships, but suffered some close losses and finished eighth overall, a half point out of sixth.   Junior Jacob Fereday was the state runner-up in the 170 pound division and is just forty-one wins shy of becoming the winningest wrestler in CHS history. Jude Franklin (120), Lance Blanchard (138) and...