Knight Errant

Winter team mangers share insights on being part of a team

Winter team mangers share insights on being part of a team

Mary Hoyt, Staff Writer

March 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

No matter what sport, managers have a lot of fun being involved in a way other than playing. The vast majority of people don’t see what goes on behind the scenes of BSM sports teams, Most sports teams have at least one manager to aid the team. Basketball managers have tasks both on and o...

Senior Riley Miller had an incredible season on the court

Senior Riley Miller had an incredible season on the court

Katie Hansen, Varsity Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

Senior point guard Riley Miller had an incredible season and was one of the boys’ basketball team leaders. He was co-captains with Joe Dunn, another senior on the team. He has been playing basketball ever since he was playing on the Fisher-Price hoop in his living room when he was younger and ha...

Boys’ hockey players reflect on the end of their season

Boys’ hockey players reflect on the end of their season

Max Byzewski, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, VIDEOS, Winter Sports

The BSM boys were coming off an undefeated conference record and a 4-0 win against St. Louis Park the previous week. However, when the first game of sections rolled around the results would not be as favorable. The red knights took an early lead when Jett Johnson scored a goal early. The momentum looked to be in ...

BSM boys’ hoops Looks to bring Madness to March

BSM boys’ hoops Looks to bring Madness to March

Turner Wine, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

After completing the regular season with a 14-12 record, the BSM boys’ basketball team enters the section 6AAA tournament as the #5 seed with very high hopes for what the offseason may hold. With a starting lineup that includes five seniors, the team believes that the experience that they have gai...

BSM Boy’s Swim Team Heads to State

BSM Boy’s Swim Team Heads to State

Santiago Lambert, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

A season of hard training and rigorous exercise has finally paid off for three members of the BSM boys' swim team. On Thursday, February 22 and Saturday, February 24, Senior Captain Michael Hunter, Junior Matt Mcgonigle, Freshman Liam Noble, and Senior Captain Graham Noble succeeded in the Section 2A...

Girls’ basketball prepares for tough Section Tournament

Girls’ basketball prepares for tough Section Tournament

Ryan Frost, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

After finishing the regular season with a strong 16-8 record, the BSM girls’ varsity basketball squad enters the Section 6AAA Tournament as the 3-seed, poised to make a deep run. BSM started the season off red-hot, going on a winning tear that lasted over a month. “In the beginning of this y...

BSM’s Athletic Trainer Percy Botchway helps student athletes daily

BSM’s Athletic Trainer Percy Botchway helps student athletes daily

Dyaln Hoen, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

Percy Botchway is the kind of person you hope you never need to deal with but if you do, you will be grateful that he is around. Botchway has been providing athletic training services for BSM for the past two years, dealing with bumps, bruises, sprains and a myriad of other physical ailments. A 2...

Dance Team takes home another State Jazz Title

Dance Team takes home another State Jazz Title

Henry Witterschein, Sports Editor

February 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

The long, hard, and enduring journey of being on dance team starts in April during tryouts and never really ends, but one thing makes all the hard work pay off: a State title. Over the last five years the Knightettes have taken home four State Jazz titles (14’, 15’, 17’,& 18’) and in 16’...

Boys’ Swim prepares for Section Meet

Boys’ Swim prepares for Section Meet

Quinn Ehlen, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

After a year of ups and downs and a record close to .500, the Benilde-St. Margaret’s Boys’ Swim Team heads into Sections this weekend after placing second in their most recent meet.  With the preliminary races on Thursday and finals on Saturday, some of the Red Knight swimmers look to qualify for th...

BSM Dance Team prepares for State Meet

BSM Dance Team prepares for State Meet

Michael Hunter, Online Managing Editor and Sports Managing Editor

February 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

With what has been an incredible season, which included a Conference Championship, rst place at the Eastview Invitational, and success at Sections, the BSM varsity dance team is now preparing for the annual Class AA State Dance Meet. The Section 2AA Meet, which was held in Big Lake, Minne...

BSM Alpine team hits the slopes at Sections

BSM Alpine team hits the slopes at Sections

Grace Christenson, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

While afternoons spent hitting the slopes are long over for most of BSM’s alpine team, the ski season is still underway for the boys and girls who qualified to compete in the 5A Section Meet last Thursday, February 8 at Afton Alps. While neither the boys’ nor the girls’ section teams qualifi...

BSM boys’ hockey ready for SLP rematch

BSM boys’ hockey ready for SLP rematch

Max Byzewski, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES, Winter Sports

BSM and St. Louis Park have had a rivalry ever since BSM was established. These neighbors have notoriously had bad blood, causing the games to have a larger crowd and become even more intense than usual. In the past, the rivalry was much closer in hockey, for the teams were very closely matched. Ho...

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