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Knight Errant

Liriano rises, Twins fall

April 15, 2008

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A year and a half and one major surgery later Francisco Liriano is back in the majors.  Will he ever be able to return to his previous dominance?  Will the surgery hinder his ability to throw that devastating slider?  Can the...

Rain sends Track team indoors

April 11, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

BSM’s track and field team is not letting the weather affect them this season; over 100 athletes and lots of returning upperclassmen have been hurdling and sprinting down the main hallway, in order to get in shape for the first...

Baseball Team wins regular season opener

April 10, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

Thanks to seven solid innings of pitching by senior Jack Dwyer, the boys’ baseball team started their regular season off with a victory, defeating conference rival St. Louis Park 2-1 on Wednesday, April 9. Dwyer dominated...

Varsity Baseball team warms up over Spring break

April 3, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

While many students spent their spring breaks soaking up the sun, the BSM varsity baseball team (listed as one of the Star Tribune’s ten teams to watch) was hard at work. Making their annual spring training trip to Fort Meyers,...

John Wooden: the legendary coach from… Minnesota?

April 1, 2008

Filed under SPORTS

The year is 1948. A 38-year old John Wooden is waiting by his phone to hear about a hopeful job offer from the University of Minnesota basketball team. Unfortunately, due to the not-yet-apparent effects of global warming, a...

Boys roll into State Finals

March 28, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports

It would be an understatement to say boys’ basketball team beat Minneapolis Henry in the state semifinals; they dismantled the Patriots, 100-70, setting up a tantalizing rematch with St. Thomas Academy for the championship on...

Taylor helps boys advance

March 27, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports

Jordan Taylor dominated in the opening round of the state tournament: the senior captain scored 43 points, ensuring a BSM victory over St. Paul Como Park 76-62. Taylor started the game off hot, hitting two consecutive threes...

Hoemke to lead baseball team this spring

March 21, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

Three of 2007’s all-conference seniors are not the only things the boys’ varsity baseball team lost this year. Along with the loss of these three starters came the loss of five-year head coach and prior BSM gym teacher Mr....

Boys’ basketball wins Section

March 19, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports

For the second straight year, and the second time in school history, the boys’ varsity basketball team is headed to state. The boys defeated Holy Angels on March 18 in the section finals 69-59 at Concordia University’s Gangelhoff...

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