Lady Friar Soccer Team Moves up AGAIN in the National Rankings
The Lady Friar Soccer team once again this week moved up in the National Rankings. Last week they went from a #32 ranking, rocketing to #3 after defeating the #2 ranked team in the country. This week, coming off of a Championship weekend in Wichita Falls, winning that tournament handily, the Lady Friars are now ranked #2 in the country behind Denton Guyer High School. Way to go Lady Friars!!!!!!!
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Senior Football Players to Represent Bishop Lynch In All Star Game
Five Senior gentlemen have been selected to represent Bishop Lynch in the 2013 Tom Hillary All Star Game. Please join the Football coaches in congratulating Senior QB Barrett Renner, Senior WR Tramell Glasper, Senior C Nick Savala, Senior DT Jude Brace, and Senior DE/LB Obi Anozi, who will represent the Friars in this annual match up between Dallas and Ft. Worth Private Schools.
Participants mix together to form two teams from all of the local private schools in both TAPPS and the SPC. This is a really great chance for these guys to play alongside some of the best players in North Texas and make some memories that will last a lifetime. The five of them make us all very proud to be Friars and we should all wish them luck as they strap it up one more time.
The Tom Hillary All-Star Game is on Saturday, December 14 at 1:30 pm at Pennington Field.
Media Guide now available online!
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We hope you will excuse our dust as we continue to grow.
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Bishop Lynch Launches New Sports Network
Bishop Lynch now has its own sports network. Visit us and see what is going on in Bishop Lynch Sports!
Student Physicals, Start Early for the 2013-2014 School Year
All athletes must have an annual physical before they can participate in any athletics programs at BL, fall sports are required to have forms submitted to the Athletic Training staff by 7/21. Forms must be submitted to Coach Swayne ONLY, either in person via email or regular mail. No physical forms are to be submitted to any sport coaches. Click here to for information and forms.
Nathan Packard Named USA College Football Pre-Season All -American
Austin College football player Nathan Packard has been named by USA College Football as a pres-season Division III All-American. He is one of nine Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference playser to earn this recognition.
Packard, a senior linebacker from Dallas, was named pre-season First Team All-american after he had a team-hihg 66 tackles including 42 solo stops last year and was named First Team All-SCAC. He had 5.0 tackles for loss including 1.0 sack, recovered a fumble, and returned an interception 68 yards for a touchdown last season.
Congratulations to Nathan on this fantastic accomplishment!
About BL Athletics
Athletically, Bishop Lynch High School is second to none, fielding teams in every major sport and earning district and state titles many times over. The Bishop Lynch Friars are known throughout the city and state as excellent athletes, fair competitors, and champions both on and off the field.
Bishop Lynch is a member of TAPPS - the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools - and competes under that jurisdiction. The TAPPS All-Around Trophy is presented annually to the school that has earned the top combined score in all disciplines - athletics, academics, and the arts. Bishop Lynch has earned the award consecutively more than any other school in Texas.
Bishop Lynch Athletic Department fosters the total student/athlete by promoting sportsmanship, skills, fitness and wellness, teamwork, and a desire for excellence, and supporting the Bishop Lynch High School Mission Statement.