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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...

Kayla Ponti, Reporter

December 12, 2017No Comments

On Saturday, December 2nd, the United States Senate passed its version of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act and currently the House and Senate conference committee are meeting to reconcile the differences between the two versions of the...

Joe Hinshaw, Reporter

December 11, 2017No Comments

Bishop Blanchet has incorporated many sports and clubs throughout the school's’ history, with one of the the newest being Intramural Sports. This unique addition provides a an opportunity for students and teachers to en...

Clara Costa, Editor

December 11, 2017No Comments

This past Monday, November 27th, President Donald Trump attended a ceremony at the White House to commemorate the role Navajo Veterans played in World War II. The idea that this event could have been a benevolent and honora...

Cade Prinzivalli, Reporter

November 20, 2017No Comments

On November 7, 2017, Danica Roem became the first openly transsexual elected to the Virginia Legislature when she defeated Republican delegate Bob Marshall. Roem, a former journalist and metal vocalist, focused primarily on ...

Kayla Ponti, Reporter

November 20, 2017No Comments

On November 5th, 26 people were killed and 20 were injured after a gunman opened fire at a local church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. After authorities came out with the list of victims of the shooting, the age range of pe...

Hunter Redmon, Reporter

November 20, 2017No Comments

Proceeding the highly anticipated deadline made over 25 years ago, the JFK files were released by the National Archives, revealing some interesting details about the famous JFK assassination. The assassination of John F...

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Zoe Baker, Reporter

December 7, 2017No Comments

When interviewing senior Connor Mahoney, you can feel his excitement about this upcoming 2017-2018 wrestling season. Mahoney and Zachariah Gomez have been on the wrestling team since they were both Freshmen and hope to make...

Kayla Ponti, Reporter

December 7, 2017No Comments

The Bishop Blanchet Varsity volleyball team wrapped up their season with a loss against Bellevue High School at Lakeside High School on Wednesday evening. The Braves had a strong start to the game because of the positive...

Hailey Mears, Reporter

December 7, 2017No Comments

The girls varsity basketball team is a team that is dedicated to success and improvement. With two games down, and many to go, working on growing and getting better is something that both the coaches and players are ...

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Recent Sports Scores
  • Friday, December 8

    Boys Swimming

    My School 110 - Garfield 73

  • Wednesday, December 6

    Girls JV Basketball

    My School 37 - Ballard 21

  • Friday, December 1

    Boys Swimming

    My School 89 - Roosevelt 91

  • Friday, December 1

    Girls JV Basketball

    My School 43 - Bainbridge 37

  • Wednesday, November 29

    Girls JV Basketball

    My School 54 - Marysville 16

Upcoming Games
Girls JV Basketball vs. Roosevelt
Wed, Dec 13 5:45Roosevelt
Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Roosevelt
Wed, Dec 13 7:00Roosevelt
Wrestling vs. Ballard and Roosevelt
Thu, Dec 14 6:30 P.M. Ballard
Girls JV Basketball vs. West Seattle
Fri, Dec 15 4:00BBHS
Boys JV Basketball vs. West Seattle
Fri, Dec 15 5:30BBHS
Girls Varsity Basketball vs. West Seattle
Fri, Dec 15 7:00BBHS
Boys Varsity Basketball vs. West Seattle
Fri, Dec 15 8:30 pmBBHS
NASA’s Voyager 1 Turns On It’s Backup Thrusters After 37 Years

Maddie Gudrian, Reporter

December 11, 2017No Comments

After nearly 40 years, NASA turned in the Voyager 1’s backup engines to give it two or three years left to explore the vast universe outside of our solar system. For the first time since 1980, the Voyager t...

Kayla Ponti, Reporter

December 7, 2017No Comments

To kick start the Christmas season at Bishop Blanchet, the Braves give back to the community and prepare Christmas Baskets full of gifts for families who are unable to provide for themselves. Every...

Rachel Willison, Reporter

November 20, 2017No Comments

At the start of the 2017-2018 school year a new club joined the list of the numerous clubs and activities Bishop Blanchet has to offer; Fashion Club. Fashion Club is open to everyone, helps you to identify your per...

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...

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...

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...

Principal Procopio Reminisces Homecoming

October 16, 2017

Mr. Gaskill’s Homecoming Memory

October 16, 2017

Mr. Bocian Reminisces on Homecoming Weeks of Yonder

October 16, 2017

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