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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

St. Augustine’s depth too much for Lake Area in regular season opener

By Jonathan Willard, Student Reporter. Photo by: Mark Boucree, Student Photographer  It’s the season of slam dunks, crossovers, and unbelievable athleticism at high schools across the state. Regular season basketball began Nov. 16 throughout Louisiana.  The St. Augustine Purple Knights started the season with a junior varsity and varsity battle in the school’s gym against the

St. Aug Brass Band performs for Catholic Charities

Our very own St. Augustine Brass Band performed for the Catholic Charities Convocation on November 3, 2015. Take a look at the performance below with an introduction from board member Demetric M. Mercadel. (Photography by St. Aug’s film and video crew)

Jamal Pettigrew to play in Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl

St. Aug tight end and LSU commit Jamal Pettigrew will play in the 2016 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl this winter. The fifth annual game will take place Jan. 3 at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Kickoff is at 9 p.m. and will be televised on Fox Sports 1. Pettigrew, son of Curtis and Racquel Pettigrew, was presented his

Justice McCoy named GNOSF QB Club Player of the Week

St. Augustine junior quarterback Justice McCoy has been chosen as the R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation Quarterback Club, SportsNOLA.com, WGSO, 990 AM, WHNO TV 20 and Friday Night Football Prep Player of the Week for Week No. 5. Click here to read more.

Alumni Return for Basketball Game

Students, alumni, staff and faculty enjoyed some afternoon b-ball as we welcomed home alumni to kick off homecoming weekend. Sophomore Andre Wilson, interviews a few alumni participants following today’s basketball game. View the video here. 

Film Department at Work: Interviewing Players

Student journalists capture a few thoughts from players Jonathan Willard WR and and Junius Houston DB. View video. Student journalists capture a few thoughts from William Atkins DB. View video. Football player and St. Augustine Athletics Film Department member Andre Wilson Jr. LB, captured a few post game thoughts from Jamal Pettigrew TE, Jonathan Willard

Despite Adversity, Team Remains Focused and Optimistic

When will they win a game? Why is the football team losing? Spectators on both sides of the scoreboard, ask those questions and many more at Saint Augustine football games. First, it was the 26-20 fall to one of St. Augustine’s newest rivals, McDonogh 35. Then, Scotlandville Magnet High School sting of 42-12 was so

St. Augustine vs. Scotlandville

The visiting Scotlandville Hornets took the opening kickoff 85 yards for a touchdown in what would prove to be a long night for the Purple Knights. Scottlandville’s Quarterback Levi Lewis went for 292 total yards. A bright spot for St. Augustine was Darrel Landry for the third consecutive week he scored a tochdown on special