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Students Compete in National Forensics Tournament

Students Compete in National Forensics Tournament

Adeline Mishler
May 29, 2015
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Five Bishop McCort students ventured to Fort Lauderdale, Florida to compete in the National Catholic Forensics League national competition. The tournament consisted of over 4,000 students from all over the nation competing in ten categorizes.  Senior Patrick Unger competed in the category of extemporaneous. Junior...

2015-2016 Student Council Election Results

2015-2016 Student Council Election Results

Abby Szelong, Writer
May 29, 2015
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The 2015-2016 Bishop McCort Student Council election results were released via text message Monday night. The results were: Student Council Officers: President – (Sr) Nick Spinelli Vice President – (Jr) Adeline Mishler Secretary – (Sr) Tahlyn Miller Treasurer – (Jr) Andrew Massoud Senior Class of 2016...

Senior Awards Ceremony

May 19, 2015
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Spring Concert Success

May 19, 2015
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Results of Girls’ Softball v. Cambria Heights

Results of Girls’ Softball v. Cambria Heights

Sam Kuhne, Writer
May 18, 2015
Filed under Sports

On Monday, May 11th, the girls’ softball team competed against Cambria Heights. Bishop McCort was defeated 9-1.  Sophomore Lea Holtz score to give McCort its one point. The girls’ softball team was scheduled to play its last game on Tuesday, May 12th against Johnstown, but the game was canc...

Career Corner: Pharmacists

Career Corner: Pharmacists

Adam Britton
May 18, 2015
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Do you like helping people? There are many ways to do this, but one way that also comes with a steady pay is being a pharmacist. Becoming a pharmacist requires six years of academic study.  The two-year pre-pharmacy portion may be taken at any accredited four-year college. According to usnews.com,...

Baccalaureate and Graduation Preview

Baccalaureate and Graduation Preview

Allison Seidel
May 18, 2015
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With the 2014-2015 school year coming to an end, seniors are getting ready for Baccalaureate and Graduation. Baccalaureate is taking place on Thursday, May 28, at St. Benedicts at 7:00 pm. Mass will be concelebrated by Bishop Mark and several area catholic priests. Graduation will be taking place...

Music department presents Spring concert

Music department presents Spring concert

Adeline Mishler
May 18, 2015
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The Bishop McCort music department presented the annual Spring Concert on Sunday, May 17th at 4 pm.  This event featured performances from the chorus, a capella choir, orchestra, and band and was open to the public. The students participating in this concert have been preparing over an extensive ...

Alayna’s Declassified Finals Survival Guide: Senior Edition

Alayna’s Declassified Finals Survival Guide: Senior Edition

Alayna Gruss, Writer
May 18, 2015
Filed under Student Life

As finals roll around, the 12th grade is faced with the daunting task of preparing for finals while infected with senioritis. For that reason, I am here to offer my fellow classmates of 2015 some helpful tips. Keep repeating to yourself, “I’m already accepted into college. I’m already acce...

Student Council Elections

Student Council Elections

Abby Szelong, Writer
May 18, 2015
Filed under Student Life

Last week, freshman, sophomores, and juniors of Bishop McCort were able to pick up packets to be in the running for a Student Council position for the 2015-2016 school year. There are fourteen positions that are available. Six of the positions are open to upcoming seniors, six are open to upcoming...

Baseball Season Recap

Baseball Season Recap

Adam Karalfa, Staff
May 18, 2015
Filed under Sports

The Bishop McCort boys’ baseball team finished their 2015 season with a 15-6 record. The season ended on Thursday after an 8-1 loss to Phillipsburg-Osceola. Nick Beblar was the starting pitcher for that game. On Tuesday, the Crushers lost to Bishop Guilfoyle 12-6 with Blake Wade on the mound ...

Releasing Fishies with the Freshies – Trout in the Classroom

Releasing Fishies with the Freshies – Trout in the Classroom

Alayna Gruss, Writer
May 12, 2015
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On Friday, May 8th, Bishop McCort freshmen released 81 trout at the Greater Ferndale Sportsman Club as part of their classroom project called “Trout in the Classroom” that they began earlier in the year. The 110 9th graders were split up into seven groups: Deer, Grouse, Firefly, Mt. Laurel, Hemlock, ...

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