Knight Errant

BSM boys’ hockey defeats Cretin-Derham Hall in a 2-1 win

The Red Knights celebrate after their win in the section semi-final game.

Sophie Ludwig, Social Media Manager

February 25, 2020

After a huge win on Saturday, February 22, the Benilde-St. Margaret’s Boys’ Hockey team advances to section finals on Wednesday, February 26 at 6 pm at Mariucci.  The BSM boys’ hockey team began their first section game on Thursday, February 20th against the Academy of Holy Angels (17-8) a...

BSM girls’ varsity basketball brings back their iconic pregame pants

Mak Swan tearing off her iconic pregame warmup pants.

Ava Krueger, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

Before his retirement this year, Bob Lyons had coached the girls’ varsity basketball team for over 20 years. The team’s iconic statement throughout his years of coaching were retro tearaway pants, worn by players during warmup time. Eventually, tearaway pants fell out of style and the players st...

Girls’ dance wins third at state tournament

The girls celebrating when BSM was called for 3rd place.

Maggie Anderson, Staff Writer

February 21, 2020

At the 2020 State Tournament, Benilde-St. Margaret’s Knightettes earned third place in jazz for the first time in 25 years. BSMDT has earned either a gold or silver medal at the State Tournament since 1995. Usually, the battle for first is between BSM and Totino Grace, but this year BSM fell shor...

Student athletes choose BSM over other schools. Why?

Blake Mahmood pitching in one of his last games of the 2019 season

Charlie Deterding, Staff Writer

February 20, 2020

Over the past couple of years, there has been a number of students who have not come to Benilde-St. Margaret’s for the academics, but rather the athletics. These students have come for a variety of different sports and have come with the same goal: to make the sports better.   The lacrosse tea...

Girls’ dance team goes to state

BSM girls' varsity dance team goes to state and hopes to place higher than last year.

Blake Mesenburg, Staff Writer

February 10, 2020

Girls dance team takes second place in jazz and kick at sections to advance to the state tournament which takes place the weekend of February 14th at the Target Center.  As the state tournament gets closer and closer the mindset and energy changes at the BSM girls dance team practices. The practice...

Basketball mid-season catch up

Senior Zach Carden and sophomore Sam Best playing at home against Waconia.

Francesca Near, Staff Writer

January 27, 2020

The BSM boys’ basketball team went into this season with many goals. The team’s overall record was not the top priority. The main goal was ending as second in the Conference and the possibility of going to state.  As of now, the goals for the team have drastically changed. “The goal for the r...

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