Wednesday, May 16, 2018

District Champions!

Coach Kent Christenson, Luke Gutschewski, Lorcan Jamal, John Hudson, Logan Hock, Matt Winters

Congratulations to the Mount Michael Golf Team for winning the District Championship.
Also quite notable is that Mount Michael freshmen Luke Gutschewski won the individual championship in a sudden death playoff!   Seniors John Hudson placed 4th and Matthew Winters place 9th.


Good Luck at State!
Go Knights!

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Omaha World Herald All-Academic List

Nolan Huetter                            Nicholas Orr
Each year the Omaha World-Herald asks Nebraska school counselors to contact students who have an SAT score of 1390 or higher or an ACT score of 32 or higher. These students must fill out an extensive application that includes all their classes, grades, and service.  These students represent the top 4% of Nebraska’s seniors academically.  This year Mount Michael had 19 students qualify for the distinction, which is 34% of the graduating class.
In addition Nolan Huetter and Nicholas Orr were named to the Omaha World-Herald All-Metro Area Academic 2nd Team!
The seniors below are All Academic Honorable Mention. They are in alphabetic order by last name, left to right.

Nicholas Arkfield, Alvin Chui, Zhouyo Dong,Garrett Gloeb, Lorcan Jamal, Ian Kim, John Kuhry, Colin Lakeman, Ziyou Li, Armel Mignondje, Adam Orr, Joseph Recker, Lucas Rief, Nicholas Snyder, Matthew Thiele, Dash Wedergren, Lukas Williams


Monday, May 14, 2018

Graduation


The Mount Michael Benedictine School Class of 2018 has 57 graduates.  The average ACT score for this class is 28.6, which surpassed last year’s record score of 28.5.

The 57 boys of the Class of 2018 were accepted at 87 colleges in 30 states. This was nine different colleges in Nebraska and seven different colleges in NY.
They will be attending 30 different colleges in 16 states; with 44% going out-of-state and 37% to private colleges. Twenty-nine boys will be attending five different colleges in Nebraska.

The Class of 2018 was offered $ 7,723,944 of scholarship dollars.  One-third of this class qualified for full tuition scholarships. Two-thirds of these boys will be using scholarship money for the institution they will be attending which is more than $2 million.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Ten Students Become Oblates of Saint Benedict


At Vespers this past Sunday, ten students professed their oblation before a gathering of family members, monks, and fellow Oblates both student and adult.

They read their Oblation before the Abbot and then sign their document and placed it upon the altar.  Afterwards a reception was held in the Monastery.

Trevin Detwiler, Dash Wedergren, Kolton Koubsky, Alex Payne, Evan Schroder, Abbot Michael, Ben deMayo, Will Janecek, Ben Goetz, John Scholl, and Sid DeMayo.

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Alex Payne reads his oblation.

Conference Champions!

Lorcan Jamal, Ethan Meduna, Luke Guschewski, Logan Hock, Matt Winters, John Hudson, Coach Kent Christianson

Congratulations to the Mount Michael Knights golf team for capturing the River Cities Conference Championship held at Benson Golf Course.

Team Results:
1= Mt Micheal = 313
2= Skutt Catholic = 329
3= Beatrice = 334
4= Ralston = 354
5= Gross Catholic = 369
6 = Roncalli Catholic = 379
7 = South Sioux City = 425

Individual Winners
1= Luke Gutschewski- Mt. M 71
2= Graham Southwick- Beat 75
3= John Hudson- Mt. M 76
4= Dillon Eaves- Ron 77
5= Evan Macke- Ral 77
6= John LaPour - Gro 79
7= Charlie Zielinski - Sku 79
8= Kaleb Fullerton- Sku 80
9= Lorcan Jamal Mt. M 82
10= Logan Hock Mt. M 84