In the News

Louisiana Academic Games students, coaches and alumni in the news. October 2018 – Brain training Academic games help students hone critical thinking skills June 2018 – Crescent City Schools Notes for June 20, 2018 (St. Mary’s Dominican Academic Games) May 2018 – Crescent City Schools Notes for May 23, 2018 (Brother Martin Academic Games) November 2017 – Dynamic Duo: SCC twins Maggie & Allison Powell excelling across all platforms May 2017 – Brother Martin High School’s Academic Gamers Crowned National Champions May 2017 – Blue Jays Win High Honors at Academic Games National Tournament December 2016 – Brother Martin is Equations champion of the for a second year. February 2017 – Junior Caleb Rogers Scores Perfect 36 on ACT December 2016 – Brother Martin is Equations champion of the for a second year. December 2016 – Stuart Hall School for Boys team wins Academic Games competition December 2016 – Bro. Neal Golden Honored for His 50 Years of Service to Academic Games September 2016 – National Merit semifinalists for 2017 – Elizabeth Champagne, Aroosa Cheema, Elizabeth Parker April 2016 – Two from St. George’s Episcopal School head to academic games nationals March 2016 – At District Rally, 29 Blue Jays Qualify for State Competition March 2016 – Junior Elizabeth Champagne Achieves Top ACT Score March 2016 – Catholic schools shine in Academic Games contest February 2016 – Crescent City school notes for Feb. 24, 2016 September 2015 – Here are 130+ National Merit semi-finalists from the New Orleans area May 2015 – National Merit finalists named February 2015 – Benjamin Franklin High School Salutes its Five Presidential Scholars Candidates December 2014 – Jesuit student from River Ridge scores perfect 36 on the ACT March 2014 – Nick Brilli selected to the Academic Composite Team October 2013 – Nick Brilli Named to the LHSAA Academic Cross Country Team October 2013 – Students from Mount Carmel place at academic games September 2013 – Stanley Dai and Kevin Yokum commended as National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists January 2013 – Students honored for achievement in Academic Games May 2012 – Anthony Stoner of Jesuit advanced to the Top 10 in the 2012 National Geographic Bee in D.C. April 2012 – NOAGL Senior Jennifer Tu is the Louisiana Department of Education’s 2012 High School Student of the Year December 2011 – NOAGL Senior Kevin Branley named winner in Council of Catholic Schools Co-op Clubs’ and Clarion Herald’s annual essay contest October 2011 – NOAGL Senior Brett Storms selected to the 2012 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band September 2011 – Peggy St. John, former NOAGL coach, named DeLaSalle High School Principal August 2011 – Br. Neal Golden, NOAGL President, to Receive FSU’s Distinguished Alumnus Award July 2011 – Alumnus & Khan Academy Founder Sal Khan Featured on the Colbert Report June 2011 – Srijan Duggal competes in national spelling beeNOAGL Senior Jennifer Tu Accepted to prestigious Bezos Scholarship ProgramJP students recognized for AGLOA Nationals ParticipationNOAGL player Anthony Stoner, State Geography Bee Champion! February 2011 – Ben Franklin High School Academic Games Win 5 Consecutive Championships June 2010 – St. Charles Borromeo Academic Team to Compete Nationally May 2010 – Audubon Charter Academic Games: Best in the Nation, Br. Neal Golden, NOAGL President, Celebrates 40 Years at Brother Martin July 2009 – Kevin Yokum, NOAGL player, wins on ‘Jeopardy! Kids Week’