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  • Construction Innovates Blanchet Facilities

    Construction Innovates Blanchet Facilities

    Emily Wurdeman, Reporter

    September 26, 2017

    Since the beginning of Spring Break 2017, Bishop Blanchet High School has been undergoing some major changes. Construction to add a new cardio center, new locker rooms, a brand new heating system new coaching offices as well as a new space for our trainer Dave Grove and injured athletes began in Spring of 2017 at Bishop B...

    Saturday crews work to stay on target for the October 11th deadline. This crew looks like it is playing Tetris, getting all of the locker to fit in the girl's locker room.

  • Let the show begin!

    Let the show begin!

    September 20, 2017

    The Secret in The Wings, this fall's play, has been cast, and the crews have been chosen. The show, written by Mary Zimmerman, will run December 1-3 in the Marge Bradburn Theater. Ticket information will be forthcoming. Cast List Opening: Mom- Leah McIntyre Dad- Nick Shamulka Heid...

How Are We to React to Barrage of Abuse Allegations?

How Are We to React to Barrage of Abuse Allegations?

Editorial Board

November 10, 2017No Comments

With the expansion of the public eye due to the rise of smartphones, social media, and the internet, the good, the bad, and the appalling acts of any celebrity or person in power are now easily made into public knowledge-- an...

Trump Plans to Terminate Program That Has Helped Millions Because of One Individual’s Actions

Clara Costa, Editor

November 8, 2017No Comments

This past Tuesday, October 31,2017, a 29-year-old Uzbekistani man by the name of Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov drove a rental pickup truck through a heavily populated bike lane in Lower Manhattan, leaving eight individuals dead ...

Off the Rez Brings a New Taste to Blanchet’s Lunches

Off the Rez Brings a New Taste to Blanchet’s Lunches

Jason Knoblich, Reporter

November 8, 2017No Comments

Last week the braves celebrated the annual Native American Week at Blanchet and with it Off the Rez visited Blanchet,  giving students and faculty the opportunity to try the various items on their menu. On October 3...

Olivia Holt Launches Adventurous New Single

October 16, 2017No Comments

Olivia Holt, one of Disney’s newest pop sensations, has dropped her second, adventurous single “Generous” on September 22, 2017.   The song collaborates R&B alongside alternative pop allowing the singl...

Catalonia Pushes for Independence from Spain

Derek Loen, Reporter

October 16, 2017No Comments

Along the east coast of Spain, the region of Catalonia is fighting for their independence.   Hundreds of years ago, Catalonia was a nation of its own. Today, it still holds traditions and other cultural differ...

Rohingya Refugees Flee Myanmar

Rohingya Refugees Flee Myanmar

Clara Costa, Editor

October 16, 2017No Comments

The Rohingya people are a group of over two million individuals who are currently being persecuted by Buddhist Monks in the country of Myanmar. These people are often considered the “world’s most persecuted minority,” an...

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Freshman Football Wraps Up an Eventful and Fun-Filled Season

Hunter Redmon, Reporter

November 9, 2017No Comments

Freshman year of high school is a scary time for many people. It means going to a brand new school, with brand new people to have brand new experiences. Not to mention often times going from being the oldest at school to t...

Boys’ Cross Country Disappointing in Defeat

Cade Prinzivalli, Reporter

November 8, 2017No Comments

On Saturday, October 28, the Boys’ Cross Country team placed a disappointing eighth in the 5,000 Meter race and failed to qualify for the State meet as a team. “It’s unfortunate that the whole team didn't qualify’” s...

Girl’s Varsity Soccer Kicks This Season Behind Them

Maddie Gudrian, Reporter

November 8, 2017No Comments

For the first time in six years, varsity soccer did not make it to state. With losses felt throughout the whole team from Lake Washington (0-1), Ingraham (0-2), West Seattle (1-3), and Eastside Catholic (2-3),  they hope to...

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Saturday, October 28

    Varsity Football

    My School 42 - Nathan Hale 16

  • Friday, October 20

    Girls Swimming

    My School 121 - Eastside Catholic 46

  • Friday, October 20

    Varsity Football

    My School 48 - West Seattle 6

  • Thursday, October 19

    Varsity Girls Soccer

    My School 2 - Prep 2

  • Wednesday, October 18

    Varsity Volleyball

    My School 1 - Eastside Catholic 3

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Native American Week Educates the Blanchet Community

Zoe Baker, Reporter

November 14, 2017No Comments

Native American week, organized by Jlynn Joseph, from Native American descent, Mr. Jesse McFeron, and the students of the Diversity Club, opened many eyes to the realities facing Native Americans both hi...

ASB Decides Homecoming Theme

Derek Loen, Reporter

November 14, 2017No Comments

On Friday, September 22nd, the Blanchet ASB officers led a meeting of the class cabinets to discuss the upcoming homecoming week. Along with Ms. Meaux, the ASB has been getting all of the small details...

The Ball is Rolling for Intramural Sports

Cole Thomas, Reporter

November 8, 2017No Comments

Sunday mornings at BBHS are calm and quiet. There are no students or teachers there to go about their business. But when the sun sets Sunday nights and the shoes are laced up, competition runs high in th...

Frau Willoughby Reminiscing Homecoming Week Memories

Kayla Ponti, Reporter

October 16, 2017No Comments

The first week of October kicked off Homecoming celebrations for the Brave community, and German teacher, Frau Willoughby was reminiscing on her homecoming memories from her time as a Blanchet student. Frau...

JV Soccer Manages to Hold Seattle Prep

Chris Salvador, Reporter

October 16, 2017No Comments

The girls JV soccer team managed to hold the Panthers on September 28th on Mickey Nash Field.   The Braves were looking forward to playing Seattle Prep for the first time of the year. Nerves...

Mr. McFeron Jumps Back in Time to his BBHS Homecoming

Allie Boyle, reporter

October 5, 2017No Comments

One of the most exciting, and memorable times of the year at BBHS is Homecoming week. For decades, it has brought the school together for a week full of school spirit, and celebration of the new school y...

Braves Launch Into German Week

October 3, 2017

They Came, They Prayed, They Pilgrimed

They Came, They Prayed, They Pilgrimed

October 2, 2017

Getting Tropical in The Quad

Getting Tropical in The Quad

September 25, 2017

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