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Book Review: The Naturals All In

Book Review: The Naturals All In

Autumn Gossard and Amelia Williams
January 23, 2017
Filed under Student Life

The Naturals All In, by Jennifer Lynn Barnes is about a group of teenagers that have special abilities that they acquired through their childhood experiences. The main characters are Cassie, who profiles people along with Dean, Sloane who can rattle off statistics and facts, Michael who can read emotions,...

Boy’s Basketball

Boy’s Basketball

Katie Konieczny
January 23, 2017
Filed under Sports

This past Friday the boys beat Somerset 78-52. The Crushers improve to (11-2) while the golden eagles drop to (6-7).  This adds to the Crushers' 5 game winning streak. The Crushers are ranked  3rd in the LHAC behind Westmont (11-4) and Richland, and 2nd in the D6 rankings behind Moshannon Valley. Sen...

March for Life

March for Life

Adeline Mishler, Mitch Johnson
January 23, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On Friday, January 27th, the March for Life will be held in Washington, D.C. The rally begins at 12pm in front of the Washington Monument. Following musical presentations and speakers, the march starts immediately after and will conclude at the U.S. Supreme Court. Weather for the march is expected...

Baseball Starting Back Up

Baseball Starting Back Up

Bryce Kramer and Michael Koslin
January 23, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

After a historic season last year, the Bishop McCort Baseball team is back to the grindstone. With a sour taste in the mouths of the players they are hungry for another dominant season and a deep postseason run. But, the reason the Crushers made it so far last year was due to the incredibly hard work...

Book Review: What Alice Forgot

Book Review: What Alice Forgot

Azia Andrews, Rachel Hause
January 23, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

What Alice Forgot was written by Laine Moriarity and published in 2009. This book follows Alice Love and how fast her world changed. Alice wakes up on a gym floor thinking she is twenty-nine, pregnant with her first child and happily in love with her husband Nick. She hit her head and lost a decade worth...

Midterms

January 23, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

Crushers, I hope you slept a full eight hours last night and had a hearty breakfast...who are we kidding? We've been too caught up slaving over studying for midterms for the past week. We can only hope that our efforts have not been in vain, because testing officially has begun this morning! Today mark...

Cheerleaders PIAA

Cheerleaders PIAA

Grace LaMoy and Libby Robertson
January 23, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

Over the weekend, the Bishop McCort cheerleaders traveled to Hershey PA to compete in the PIAA Championship. The first day of the competition was Friday the 20th,2017. They did very well and hit every stunt,move, and cheer. Our Lady Crushers came up short  and finished 6th at the PIAA State Championships...

Women’s March

Women’s March

Braden Rosemas and Carmine Cannizzaro
January 23, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

Over the weekend, on Saturday January 23rd, women throughout the world held a protest. The main place of the march took place in Washington D.C., but there were many cities throughout the world that participated.  This protest consisted of women and men marching together with the main focus on the election...

A New Mirror Staff?

A New Mirror Staff?

Rylee Russell, Kale Camacho
January 23, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Many outsiders might ask, why do all the McCort students seem on edge this week. Well the simple answer, midterms. On this Monday, the 23rd, students took midterms for their 1st, 3rd, 7th, and 9th period midterms. And tomorrow, the 24th, students will take their 2nd, 4th, 5th/6th, or 8th period midterms....

McCort Mirror Forever

McCort Mirror Forever

Meghan Seitz and Kaylee Moyer
January 23, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Being apart of the McCort Mirror has altered the lives of many students. They have been allowed the opportunity to become an actual journalist for a few months. This is an exciting new experience that many students are proud to have been apart of. This class has provided a way for us as students to express...

Bailee and Nathan’s Farewell

Bailee and Nathan’s Farewell

Bailee Bair and Nathan Roberts
January 23, 2017
Filed under Student Life

As our time with the McCort Mirror comes to a close, we would just like to take some time to reflect on the great moments we have had as editors. The first thing that comes to mind is definitely Griffin Slagel. We would like to thank Griffin for always providing us with great advice and more importantly,...

New Safety Procedures

January 20, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

Starting on Monday, January 23 there will be new safety procedures that students will have to follow. Only the doors on Irene St. and Osbourne St. will be open each morning. Also, students are not permitted to walk on or along the train tracks due to safety concerns. If they do so, they will face disciplinary...

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