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St. Aug closes Season 12-0 in District, Wins Third Consecutive 9-5A title.

Story by: Jonathan Willard, Senior/Student Reporter The St. Aug Purple Knights phenomenally ended the 2015-2016 basketball season, on senior night, against the Jesuit Blue Jays. This marked the third consecutive district championship for the Knights as well as a perfect district record of 12-0. On what was thought by some to be a possible “down year,”

Super Bowl Champion Lorenzo Doss to throw First Pitch

Super Bowl champion cornerback and Purple Knight class of 2012 Lorenzo Doss will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before St. Augustine’s baseball game against McDonogh 35 High School on Wednesday evening at Wesley Barrow Stadium in New Orleans. Doss, a former three-sport star at St. Aug and cornerback at Tulane University, is a member of the

All Teams Schedule: Week of February 15 – February 21

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Saint Augustine High School, February 15 – February 21 MONDAY February 15, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY February 16, 2016 No events happening WEDNESDAY February 17, 2016 No events happening THURSDAY February 18, 2016 4:30 PM Boys Varsity Basketball @ Jesuit High School SCHEDULE 4:45 PM Boys

All Teams Schedule: Week of February 8 – February 14

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Saint Augustine High School, February 8 – February 14 MONDAY February 08, 2016 Varsity team game vs. Rummel: Monday, February 8, at St. Aug, 1p.m. SCHEDULE WEDNESDAY February 10, 2016 No events happening THURSDAY February 11, 2016 No events happening FRIDAY February 12, 2016 No events happening

St. Aug National Signing Day Roundup

Student-athletes signed letters of intent at St. Augustine High School adding to the school’s tradition of athletic excellence. Five student-athletes signed letters of intent to play college sports on National Signing Day, adding to a long list of other athletes who preceded them at the school. The five St. Augustine High School students joined high school

Two Purple Knights face off in Super Bowl 50

Trai Turner and Lorenzo Doss at St. Augustine. Photo credit: Kevin Blakes  When the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos step onto the field for Super Bowl 50 this Sunday, two Purple Knights will face off for the chance to raise their first-ever Lombardi Trophy. Cornerback Lorenzo Doss and the Denver Broncos defeated New England, clinching

St. Aug has Ties to all 4 teams playing in the NFL Conference Championship Games

The NFL Conference Championship playoff field is set, and each team has a tie to the historic St. Augustine High School in New Orleans. This weekend Arizona and Carolina will meet in the NFC title game, and New England and Denver will square off in the AFC title contest. 3 Purple Knight NFL players are

Purple Knights Continue Undefeated District Play after Defeating Brother Martin

By Jonathan Willard, student reporter. The legendary rivalry between the St. Augustine Purple Knights and the Brother Martin Crusaders is one of the most heated and competitive rivalries in the state.  The two schools have been arch rivals for decades and have always played great games in every sport in which they compete.  The rivals

Purple Knights pull 73-64 Win Over Shaw

See the gallery from the Shaw games below. Varsity: 73-64 Win. Junior Varsity: 45-17 Win. Freshman: 41-28 Win.  

Purple Knights dominate in district opener vs. Holy Cross

By: Jonathan Willard/Student Reporter District play for the District 9-5A Catholic League of New Orleans began Tuesday, January 6th in the city. For the St. Augustine Purple Knights, district play started against their Gentilly-Rival Holy Cross Tigers. The Knights entered the game with a 3-1 season record. More recently, St. Aug is coming off of