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Clarion Visit

Clarion Visit

Conner Hagins, writer
September 30, 2014
Filed under Uncategorized

A representative from Clarion University will be visiting Bishop McCort on Monday, October 13th at 11:00am to talk about the opportunities at the school and answer any questions about the school. Clarion University was founded in 1867. They have over 100 academic programs at the school. At Clarion, stude...

Brittney Jackson

Brittney Jackson

September 30, 2014
Filed under Uncategorized

Brittney Jackson is a senior at Bishop McCort. She is a chairman of L'education en Vogue and also a member of Pep Club, SADD, Key Club, Rosary Club and also many more. She is also a member of the track and field team at McCort.

Volleyball Teal-Out

Volleyball Teal-Out

Abby Selan, Staff
September 25, 2014
Filed under Sports

The Bishop McCort girls’ volleyball team had a teal out on Wednesday, September 24 in honor of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. The girls defeated the Somerset Lady Eagles 3-0. To show their support, the team wore teal socks with their uniforms. Also, the girls warmed up in the teal “B.E.A.T.”...

Bishop McCort Homecoming Dance

Sam Kuhne, Writer
September 25, 2014
Filed under Student Life

On Friday, October 3rd, Bishop McCort will be hosting a Homecoming Dance open to all grade levels from 7-10pm in the cafeteria and courtyard for a price of $5. Suggested attire for male students is a button-down shirt and khakis. Female students are encouraged to wear any type of informal dress, suc...

Soccer Team Ties Up With Richland

Soccer Team Ties Up With Richland

Bryson Blough, Staff
September 25, 2014
Filed under Sports

On Monday night the Bishop McCort Crushers’ and Richland Rams’ soccer teams clashed in two hair-pulling games. The Crusher varsity team tied with Richland 1-1 while the junior varsity team won 2-1. Jacob Wassil scored the only goal for the Varsity soccer squad with a lower left shot off a Penalty K...

Bags of Blessings

Carly Hajjar, Staff
September 25, 2014
Filed under Faith & Service

This year, a Bishop McCort club, L’education enVogue, is collaborating with Johnstown’s Backpack Project to help feed hungry children. L’education en Vogue has named its project Bags of Blessings. The goal of this program is to put food in backpacks and provide them to children in the area who...

IUP Visits McCort

IUP Visits McCort

Sarah Nagy, Writer/Reporter
September 25, 2014
Filed under Uncategorized

A representative from Indiana University of Pennsylvania will be at the Thomas Conference Room at 1:00 on October 9th to discuss college opportunities at IUP. The representative, Lance Marshall, will come to answer questions about the application process, college admission, and any general questions about life at IUP. IUP was fou...

Sandyvale Cemetery Clean Up

Sandyvale Cemetery Clean Up

Bryson Blough, Staff
September 19, 2014
Filed under Faith & Service

Mr. Anderson, a Computer and Science teacher, and a group of students are going to the Sandyvale Cemetery to assist in the Sandyvale Cemetery Association Inc. fall clean-up. Mr. Anderson and about twenty students will be gone from 8a.m.-2p.m. in order to help with numerous tasks at the Sandyvale Cemetery,...

McCort Mirror Returns

McCort Mirror Returns

Marc Eckenrod, Staff
September 19, 2014
Filed under News

For the first time since 2008, the McCort Mirror, the Bishop McCort student-run newspaper, is back in publication with a brand new website for the 2014-15 school year. Bishop McCort has introduced two new classes to the curriculum for upperclassman, Journalism taught by Mr. Varga and Digital Communications...

Student/Athlete of the Month

Student/Athlete of the Month

Conner Hagins, Writer
September 18, 2014
Filed under Sports

Melanie Trzeciak, a senior volleyball player, has been chosen as the Bishop Mccort Student- Athlete of the Month for the month of September. She takes Honors Anatomy & Physiology, Honors Molecular Biology, Honors Pre-Calculus, Honors French 4, and Honors Spanish 3. Along with her busy school sch...

September Athletic Pictures

September Athletic Pictures

September 18, 2014
Filed under Sports

Crushers Go Teal for Ovarian Cancer

Noelle Potts, Writer
September 17, 2014
Filed under Student Life

Bishop McCort Catholic High School is celebrating Teal Month during September to raise awareness and show support for ovarian cancer. Many sports teams including the football team, the soccer team, and cheerleaders ordered teal apparel to show their support. The football team wore teal socks during ...

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