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Mr. Cotchen Returns to McCort

Mr. Cotchen Returns to McCort

Austin Dressick, Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under News, Who's Who at McCort?

Many Bishop McCort students were thrilled by the news of former biology teacher/dean of discipline, Mr. Cotchen, was returning for the new year. I had the pleasure of getting to interview him for his big return.   Q: What was your last year at McCort and what former positions did you hold be...

Calling All Entrepreneurs and Fine Scholars

Calling All Entrepreneurs and Fine Scholars

John Isenberg and Coryn Thomas-Porter

September 24, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Student Life

Business 101 This 2017-2018 school year, Bishop McCort introduced a new elective class open to Juniors and Seniors. This class is none other than the infamous Business 101 class, taught by Dr. Randy Frye, and Ms. Sandy Schrum. Randy and Sandy commute daily from both Saint Francis University and Penn ...

Phillips Wins Athletic Award From Ryan Young

Phillips Wins Athletic Award From Ryan Young

Zach Goins, Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under News, Sports

Last Monday Ridge Phillips received an award from "Farmers Insurance Ryan Young Agency." Ridge quoted, "Playing football at Bishop McCort is really an honor. It is a privilege to give everything for my team while wearing red and gold, knowing that so many great players have played here before me. The...

Junior Retreat

Junior Retreat

Samantha Garlesky

May 16, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

On Thursday,  May 18th, the junior class will be going on retreat at Duquesne University. While there, junior class will tour the campus, and  learn  about the educational opportunities that are offered at Duquesne. Many of the seniors from McCort decide to attend Duquesne University each year. The...

Envirothon Win

Envirothon Win

May 1, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life, Uncategorized

On April 26, 2017 the Bishop McCort Envirothon team went Disaster's Edge to compete for the win. Envirothon is an event where you go and take a test in forestry, aquatics, soils, wildlife, and a current event issue. McCort team 1 placed 5th out of 20 teams McCort team 3 came in 8th place ...

25/25/25 Fundraiser

25/25/25 Fundraiser

April 24, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

On April 25, connect with other Bishop McCort supporters from around the globe and donate $25 (or more) to benefit scholarships for our students at 25 Osborne Street. Whether you are a past donor or someone giving for the first time,your generous donate will be helping the 79% of our students who...

Four Crushers Moving Forward in Their Careers

Four Crushers Moving Forward in Their Careers

April 21, 2017


Filed under News, Sports, Student Life, Uncategorized

Congratulations to the four member of the Bishop Mccort class of 2017 that have signed to their intentions of following their athletic careers in college! Andre Nash is attending Alderson-Broaddus University as a Two-Year letter winner in basketball and football, and a 2016 All-Conference Selection...

Musical Tickets on Sale Now!!

Musical Tickets on Sale Now!!

Emmalee Dull and Haley Cannada

April 11, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life, Uncategorized

The Bishop McCort Drama Club will be performing the show "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" in just about 2 weeks!! Tickets are on sale in the main office; $5 for students and $8 for adults. Showtimes are: April 28th and 29th at 7:00pm and April 30th at 2:00pm in the Guzzi Performing...

McCort Lenten Penance Service

McCort Lenten Penance Service

Emily King and Breonna

April 3, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life, Uncategorized

Today, April 3, the students gathered in the auditorium and were given the opportunity to participate in the sacrament of Reconciliation. The students participated in this sacrament to get their sins absolved before Palm Sunday. It is important that students remember to participate in the Services of...

Penance Service

Penance Service

April 3, 2017


Filed under Faith & Service, News, Student Life, Uncategorized

On Monday, April 3rd, Bishop McCort will hold the annual Penance Service. Each year before Easter, there is a service held at McCort that allows students to reflect on their sins prior to their last confession, and to confess their sins. Pastors from various parishes will be present at the service on...

Crusher Stars Named to All-Star Team.

Crusher Stars Named to All-Star Team.

Jonah Ambrose and Machala Gibbons

March 30, 2017


Filed under News, Sports, Uncategorized

Six Crusher basketball stars were recently named to the local All Star games. Ben Vitovich, Logan Kasper, and Andre Nash will represent the Crushers on the boys' side in the Ameriserv All- Star classic. Bishop McCort's Machala Gibbons, Haley Thomas, and Aunna Yingling will represent the Crushers on the...

Bishop McCort Blood Drive

Bishop McCort Blood Drive

March 30, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life, Uncategorized

Bishop McCort will be holding the 3rd blood drive of the school year on March 31st from 7:00am-1:00pm in the Bach Wellness Center. Students who signed up to be blood donors will be called down by name at the preferred time that they provided. All students planning to donate blood will need to provid...

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