SENIOR WINTER CRUSADER ATHLETE TRIBUTES

Journalism would like to recognize and congratulate the senior athletes in the winter sports of Basketball, Bowling, Swimming/Diving, Wrestling, Cheerleading and Dance Team. BASKETBALL Courtney J. Long Courtney has played basketball at Marian all four years and volleyball for three years. As a senior, she was the volleyball team manager and the soccer team manager… Read More SENIOR WINTER CRUSADER ATHLETE TRIBUTES

Marian’s PE teachers inspire future college athletes 

By J1 Reporter Meredith Britson  Every day, Marian’s well-loved PE teachers inspire athletes wanting to continue their athletic career in college.  Mrs. Beth Dye, PE teacher and Student Board moderator, played multiple college sports. Her impressive athletic career motivates future high school athletes to continue playing. The 20+ sports offered in colleges give opportunities for… Read More Marian’s PE teachers inspire future college athletes 

Coach Tvrdy motivates athletes in classroom, on basketball court

By NoraCorrigan Head coach for the varsity basketball team, Mr. Tom Tvrdy joined Marian full time this year as a social studies teacher. Tvrdy first became a part of the Marian community during the 2021-22 basketball season. This year, he hopes that his presence in the building full-time will offer players a chance to know… Read More Coach Tvrdy motivates athletes in classroom, on basketball court

Mr. Cunningham incorporates basketball into his teaching        

By J1 Reporter Cassie Bauer Although Mr. Peter Cunningham does not wear a coaching whistle around his neck any more, he has continued to incorporate his basketball background into his algebra and college math classes here at Marian.  Cunningham spent most of his early life either playing basketball or coaching the sport. Some of his… Read More Mr. Cunningham incorporates basketball into his teaching