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BSM Beats Park Central In Section Softball Game

May 27, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

Line drives, a three run home run, and a lack of scores until the fourth inning made the 3-1 win for BSM against Park Center an exciting one. "It was a competitive game," said captain Marie Renckens, "We didn't score until the...

Girls’ golf wins sections

Anna Blackford

May 27, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

To add to BSM's already outstanding athletic achievements this year, the BSM Girls' Varsity Golf team took 1st place last Tuesday at the Section meet held at Highland National Golf Course in St.Paul. The team will be advancing...

Boys headed to state championship

John Helms

May 22, 2008

Filed under NEWS, 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...

Kobe unworthy of MVP award

May 14, 2008

Filed under SPORTS

The NBA is not the Academy, the MVP award is not the Lifetime Achievement award, and Kobe does not deserve to win. After Kobe Bryant was presented the NBA’s highest honor I was overwhelmed with a sudden feeling of disgust,...

Boys’ Lacrosse season cut short by Holy Angels

May 13, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

The varsity boys lacrosse team took on the Academy of Holy Angels for their first section game, losing 8-7 on Tuesday May 12 at Holy Angels. The Red Knights played this team twice in their regular season, both resulting in losses. The...

Girls’ Lacrosse learning to play as a team

May 6, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

Unlike the lofty, title-driven goals of BSM sports teams like golf, softball, or boys' lacrosse, the varsity girls' lacrosse team has a different goal in mind: to learn how to play as a team. "I think our biggest goal as a team...

Girls’ golf team keeps getting better

May 2, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

While many students were enjoying a break from school on Monday, April 28, BSM varsity and junior varsity golfers Allison Thimjon, Janine Karas, Lindsay Mlazgar, Amanda Nagel, Libby Roberts, and Nicole Hillman set off with their c...

Vikings deal and draft

May 1, 2008

Filed under SPORTS

What weighs 1179 pounds, has been to 6 Pro Bowls, and accumulated 25.5 sacks last season?  The answer is the Vikings defensive line, thanks to the addition of  Jared Allen. The Vikings gave up one first round pick and two...

Senior Jordan Taylor named Mr. Basketball

John Moore

May 1, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES

The 2008 Mr. Basketball award winner is J––,” and that is enough. The speaker is drowned out as the Marriot ballroom erupts with applause and fills with the shouts of joy from fans, friends, and family. And as he walks...

Boys’ Golf Sets High Goals

April 24, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

Boys’ golf has won their first three conference meets and have set high goals come sections and state where success is highly likely. This year the boys’ varsity team, made up of seniors Niklas Almstrom, John Brooks, Jeffrey...

Senior participates in Stick it to Cancer tournament

alexandra sifferlin

April 23, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports

BSM senior Emma Shields-Nordness, participated in the tenth annual Stick it to Cancer Women’s Hockey Tournament. The Stick it Cancer hockey tournament on April 18-20 was held in support for breast cancer, with proceeds going...

BSM track team finishes well at Cooper

April 23, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

Yesterday, BSM girls track team dominated in their meet against Cooper and Fridley at Cooper while the boys had a strong showing, finishing third. Some girl standouts were sophomore Hannah Horner winning high jump, and freshman...

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