Video: Brother Martin cheerleaders, wrestlers celebrate titles
NEW ORLEANS – Back-to-back Saturdays produced back-to-back titles for the Brother Martin Crusaders.
The cheerleading squad brought home the school’s first-ever national championship in the UCA High School national competition Feb. 8 at Walt Disney World.
Last Saturday in Bossier City, the wrestling team edged St. Paul’s for the Division I title, the 20th state championship in school history.
At a school assembly Wednesday morning, both teams were honored and the championship trophies were presented to Brother Martin principal Ryan Gallagher.
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Lenny was involved in college athletics starting in the early 1980s, when he began working Tulane University sporting events while still attending Archbishop Rummel High School. He continued that relationship as a student at Loyola University, where he graduated in 1987. For the next 11 years, Vangilder worked in the sports information offices at Southwestern Louisiana (now UL-Lafayette) and Tulane;…