Past News Posts

Lily Cridge sets state record; runs to second place in national meet; is MileSplit IN Runner of the Year

December 6, 2021

Congratulations to BCHS junior Lily Cridge, as she finished second in the Garmin Running Lane national meet in Huntsville, AL, on Dec. 4, 2021. She ran the 5000m course in 16 minutes, 22.81 seconds.

The previous girls Indiana record was 16:52.25, set by Mishawaka’s Anna Rohrer in 2015.

Lily’s previous best was 17:04.6 at the Shelbyville Semistate on Oct. 23. Lily won the 2021 state cross country title on Oct. 30, 2021, at Terre Haute, winning by 31 seconds in a time of 17:32.7 on a slow, rain-soaked course.

The winner of the national race, Natalie Cook from Flower Mound, TX, won the event with a time of 16:03.93. The top twenty in the nationals all ran under 17 minutes.

Milesplit Indiana Female Runner of the 2021 has named Lily Female Runner of the year from Indiana.

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Wall of Fame Induction: December 18

December 1, 2021

Join us in honoring the Class of 2020 and the Class of 2021 Athletic Wall of Fame inductees. They will be recognized in an induction ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021, at BCHS. The ceremony will occur in the Varsity Gym at the conclusion of the JV Girls Basketball game (approximately 7 p.m.).

Graduates of these 2 classes who qualified for the school’s Athletic Wall of Fame will be honored.

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Girls Basketball Alumni Night – A Recap

November 4, 2021
Girls Basketball Alumni Night

Bishop Chatard was pleased to welcome back over 60 girls basketball alumnae and coaches at their Alumni Girls Basketball Recognition Night on November 24, 2021.

They enjoyed the evening of reminiscing, socializing, and recognition. They were introduced to the sell-out crowd between the JV and Varsity girls basketball games vs Cathedral that evening.

Read about the alumni, what they are doing now, what sports they followed after graduation, in the program for the evening.

Open the Girls Alumni Program

Thank you to Coach Wagner and staff for making this happen!

Lilly Cridge is 2021 State Cross Country Champion

October 31, 2021
Lily Cridge 2021 State Champion

Lily Cridge won the 2021 IHSAA state meet in an excellent time of 17:32 in very wet and soggy conditions on the LaVerne Gibson cross country course in Terre Haute, Indiana! She is Bishop Chatard’s first cross country state champion, and we are so proud of all of her very hard work and determination that helped her to reach this truly awesome achievement!

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Semi-State Results

Lily Cridge is the 2021 semi-state champion and broke the course record with an awesome time of 17:04! Alex Teed also had a strong race in the very competitive Shelbyville semi-state meet!

Connor Moriarty, Max Bourgeois, and Davis Falcon capped off awesome seasons in the extremely competitive Shelbyville semi-state meet with very strong races, but did not advance.

Regional Results

The Girls Cross Country team placed 6th in the highly competitive Noblesville 2021 Regional meet, and missed advancing as a team by 1 place. Lily Cridge was the regional champion with an amazing time of 17:17! Additionally, her teammate Alex Teed advanced as an individual to semi-state!

The Boys Cross Country team also placed 6th in the highly competitive Noblesville regional meet, and narrowly missed advancing as a team. Max Bourgeois, Davis Falcon, and Connor Moriarty advanced as individuals to semi-state!

Good luck in the Semi-State Trojan runners! The semi-state will be held on Saturday, Oct. 23 at Blue River Park in Shelbyville, beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Sectional Results

The Boys and Girls Cross Country teams are heading to 2021 Regional competition!

The boys team placed 3rd in the sectional meet at Brebeuf and advanced to the Saturday, Oct. 16, Noblesville regional! The following runners were named to the all-sectional team: Max Bourgeois (9th), Davis Falcon (12th), Connor Moriarty (15th), and Ian Kolbus (16th).

The girls cross country team also placed 3rd in the sectional meet and advanced to Saturday’s Noblesville regional! Lily Cridge was the sectional champion! Alex Teed also made the all-sectional team by placing 15th overall!

Good luck in the Semi-State Trojan runners!

Boys & Girls are 2021 Cross Country City Champions

October 4, 2021

The Lady Trojans are 2021 Cross Country City Champions! Lily Cridge was the individual champion. Alex Teed, Mallory Stewart, Mary Bea Sowinski, Mara Foley and Mayan Stickel also earned All-City honors!

The BCHS 2021 Boys Cross Country Team also won the City Championship! Max Bourgeois was the individual champion, while Connor Moriarty, Davis Falcon, JD Haines, & Ian Kolbus also earned All-City Honors!

Congratulations Trojan runners!

Nadia Brehm heads to 2021 Golf Regionals!

September 26, 2021

Congratulations to Nadia Brehm, who hit a 90 in the 2021 Golf Sectionals and advances to the regionals. She had 33 putts, hit 9 fairways, had 6 GIRs, and 48 in the red zone. The girls team placed 5th overall, with a total score of 420.

Golf regionals was held on Sept. 25 at Edgewood Golf Club Nadia shot a 94 at the regionals. She had 38 putts, hit 9 fairways, had 5 GIRs, and 57 in the red zone, but did not advance.

Brady Braun is named to pre-season All-USA team

August 20, 2021

Congratulations to Brady Braun, current senior, who was named to the 2021 Indy Star All-USA football preseason team. He was also named second-team preseason All-American by MaxPreps. Brady averaged 39.1 yards per punt as a junior for the 2020 Class 3A Champion Trojan football team! He handles place-kicking and kickoff duties for the team as well.

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BCHS Coaches win honors

July 1, 2021
Congratulations to the following 2020/2021 BCHS coaches on their awards for the year:
  • Kristin Ennis-Pulliam, MCCGSA City Swimming Coach of the Year
  • Katie Fisher, MCCGSA City Basketball Coach of the Year
  • Dan Kinghorn, MCCGSA City Cross Country Coach of the Year
  • Sean McGinley, MCCGSA City Track Coach of the Year

Colin McSharar, ’07, is Uganda Women’s Lacrosse Coach

June 24, 2021

Colin McSharar, BCHS Class of 2007, has been named the Head Coach for Uganda’s Women’s Senior Lacrosse Team. Team Uganda will be the first African nation to compete at the World Games which will be June 29 through July 9, 2022, in Towson, MD. This will also be the first time Uganda has ever sponsored a women’s team to compete internationally.

Colin was a four-year letter winner as goalie at BCHS and went on to an illustrious college career at Mount St. Joseph University. There he was a four-year letter winner and two-year starter. He holds the university’s record for wins in a season and total goals against the average. He holds the NCAA record for career points as a goalie with 3.

Colin is no stranger to starting or helping new lacrosse programs. As a freshman at BCHS, he joined the team is its second ever season at BCHS. The Mt. St. Joseph program was also in its second year. He coached at BCHS and Butler U. His experience with starting programs took him to Franklin College, where he helped with the women’s program transition from club to DIII. And, he started the Anderson University women’s program.

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Congratulations Colin!

Royal Irish Rugby plays in 2021 National Championship

June 15, 2021

The Royal Irish Rugby team played in the 2021 Rugby National Championship Thursday, June 17-19, 2021, at the Swope Soccer Village in Kansas City, MO.

The following BCHS students are on the roster (* starters):
  • Logan O’Brien *
  • Dylan Peters*
  • Thomas Hannon *
  • Todd Kelsey *
  • Tanner Quackenbush *
  • Jakob Moore
  • Jonathan Albright
  • Adam Harkness
  • Nicholas Babcock