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Farewell from Anthony & Kylie

Farewell from Anthony & Kylie

Anthony Cacciotti and Kylie Collier

May 26, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

As our time has come to an end at Bishop McCort High School, we would like to say thank you for a great school year. We couldn't have asked for a better senior year. It was filled with many good times and enjoyable laughs. We are saddened to see it go so quickly, but are thrilled to see what the future...

Recap of the 2016-2017 School Year!

Recap of the 2016-2017 School Year!

Haley Cannada and Emmalee Dull

May 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

It has been an exciting, eventful year here at Bishop McCort, filled with memories and fun times that will never be forgotten. In the fall, we had many accomplishing feats including the success of all of our sports teams like the football, soccer, volleyball, and cross-country teams alike! We have had...

Mr. Koontz Decade Projects

Mr. Koontz Decade Projects

Noah Mastovich and Courtlyn Ramach

May 25, 2017


Filed under Student Life

This week, students in Mr. Koontz's Honors United States History class presented their decade projects to their classmates. The decade project is a summary of one particular decade presented by students to teach their classmates about decades not covered in class during the year. These presentations...

Final Goodbye from Muck and Jam

Final Goodbye from Muck and Jam

Jonah Ambrose, Machala Gibbons

May 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

As senior year winds down for us. Jonah Ambrose (Jam) and Machala Gibbons (Muck) would like to give a big thank you to all of the readers and supporters of the McCort Mirror. We would also like to thank Mrs. Golias for the hard work and time she has put in to teach us the mechanics of journalism. As...

A Final Farewell to Journalism

A Final Farewell to Journalism

Samantha Garlesky

May 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial

During the second semester here at Bishop McCort, I didn't really know how I was going to like it or what was all involved in Journalism. After a few days of  journalism, I was learning the process of what to do and what I needed to do for the McCort Mirror page every week. We were told that for each...

KARSON HELSEL senior

KARSON HELSEL senior

James Irwin and Karson Helsel

May 25, 2017


Filed under Who's Who at McCort?

  As a Crusher, I have been a part of many sports and clubs. I played soccer, basketball, and tennis and helped lead the teams in many District Championships. I was a defender in soccer and forward in basketball. In addition to sports, I was involved in many clubs such as; National Honor Society,...

To All Seniors…

To All Seniors…

Breonna Hoffman and Emily King

May 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase, Video

Dear Seniors, The day we have all been waiting for is almost here...Graduation Day! It's crazy to think about how quickly these past four years have flown by us. So much has happened and has had such an impact on our lives. I know I enjoyed my time here with everyone and I hope you all did too. ...

Field Trip for the Juniors-May 23

Field Trip for the Juniors-May 23

Samantha Garlesky

May 23, 2017


Filed under Student Life

This Wednesday, May 23rd, the Junior class will be seeing Penn Highlands College for a college fair. College fairs are always a good opportunity to get to see the colleges in the surrounding areas and to see what they offer. Juniors always have many chances to go on college fairs and college tours...

Collegiate Athletes

Collegiate Athletes

May 22, 2017


Filed under Spotlight Athletes

Athlete of the Week :15 This week as we head into the summer months, we look at the Seniors who are moving on from McCort to pursue a  sport at the next level. The senior class excelled in both academics and athletics which helped multiple student athletes move on to continue their athletic careers...

Crushers Head to District Playoffs

Crushers Head to District Playoffs

Jonah Ambrose and Machala Gibbons

May 19, 2017


Filed under Photos, Sports

The Bishop McCort Baseball team is gearing up for the 2017 PIAA District Playoffs. After two walk off wins this week against Meyersdale and Ferndale, the Crushers look to bring the heat in the first round of playoffs. The Crushers will face the Rockets from Southern Huntingdon on Saturday, May 2...

Showcase of the Stars

Showcase of the Stars

Emmalee Dull and Haley Cannada

May 19, 2017


Filed under Student Life

This Saturday, May 20, will be the Showcase of the Stars at the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center. Come and support the Bishop McCort drama club as they will be performing a medley of songs from this year's production, "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying!"  Many schools in the Johsntown...

Senior Awards 2017

Senior Awards 2017

Anthony Cacciotti and Kylie Collier

May 19, 2017


Filed under Photos, Student Life

This year's graduating class of 2017 will be hosting the 2017 Senior Awards at Bishop McCort tonight, May 19, 2017. The annual awards take place in the school's auditorium and will start at 6:00 P.M. Awards will vary from academics and athletics to community service. It is a nice way to send the graduati...

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