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
Boys Junior Varsity Basketball, Boys Varsity Basketball · 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
Boys Junior Varsity Basketball, Boys Varsity Basketball · 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.
Boys Junior Varsity Basketball, Boys Varsity Basketball · 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
Boys Junior Varsity Basketball, Boys Varsity Basketball · 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
Multiple Teams · First NBC Bank Prep Showcase features St. Augustine-Holy Cross playoff matchup this week
Game tickets are $8 pre-sale and $10 at the gate. The bookstore is open Thursday November 12, and Friday November 13, 3-5pm. The live stream of the St. Aug vs. Holy Cross game may be found at the following link: http://sportsnola.com/live-games/ NEW ORLEANS – A season filled with firsts on the First NBC Bank Prep Showcase
Multiple Teams · 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)
Multiple Teams · 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
Purple Knights News · 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.
Multiple Teams · 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.