The BCS Bears had an amazing Fall season! We are so proud of all of the students and coaches for their hard work and dedication. Not only have these students excelled in their sport, they have done so with the a wonderful spirit, allowing God’s light to shine.
Varsity Volleyball End of Season Awards
District 4 4A District Champs: 14-0
- 1st Team All State: Jaclyn Wishard
- Academic All State: Jaclyn Wishard, Nyna Vasquez, Trinity Ragsdill
- 1st Team All District: Jaclyn Wishard, Caroline Griffith, Trinity Ragsdill
- 2nd Team All District: Nyna Vazquez, Alyssa Mancias, Brooklyn Allen
- Honorable Mention All District: Emma Leidlein
Football End of Season Summary
The Bears made giant strides in the building of the football program in 2017. In only the third year of competition the Bears have gone from 3 wins to 5 wins to 9 wins and we have watched our team grow up during this time. The three loses on the year came to teams that advanced to the playoffs and the Bears competed well in every game.
Individually the Bears put up some impressive numbers. Hunter Burcham led the team in rushing with 1032 yards on 170 carries. Ben Ogbodiegwu had 803 yard rushing and Blake Benton rushed for 442 yards. As a team BCS rushed for an impressive 6.9 yards per carry. Blake Benton led the team in passing with 1171 yards on 160 attempts and 77 completions. Ogbodiegwu was the leading receiver with 235 yards. Twenty five different Bears recorded tackles during the season. The leading tackler was Curtis Mack with 141 tackles followed by Isaac Copeland with 101 and Ben with 99. Sam Orick led the team in interceptions with 3.
The Bears were well represented on the All District Team with nine different athletes included. Hunter Burcham was 1st Team as a running back. Zack Mack was 1st Team as offensive line. Blake Benton was 2nd Team All District as QB and Ben Ogbodiegwu was 2nd team running back. Phillip Mach was chosen as 2nd team tight end. Jonah Connor was the 2nd team kicker. Defensively Isaac Copeland was 1st Team defensive line and Curtis Mack was 1st Team linebacker. Ben was 1st Team defensive back and Jonah Connor was the 1st Team Punter. Second team at linebackers were Sam Orick and Blake Benton. Zack Mack was also honored as 2nd Team defensive line.
Cross Country Season Summary
5-8 Cross Country finished strong at the AIPL meet.
- 5/6 Girls: Finished in 1st place: Top 10 finishers: Lyla Kate Jackson (2nd), Lauren Self (3rd), Abby Munoz (4th), and Katie Pittner (8th)
- 5/6 Boys: 3rd Place: Top 10 finishers: Colton McLain (1st), Renee Cooper (2nd)
- 7/8 Girls: 2nd Place
Our High School Cross Country team competed in the State Meet last week in Waco, TX! We had 5 girls and 6 boys compete:
- MaeAnne Herring
- Jade Klafehn
- Marina Murillo
- Alyssa McLain
- Hannah Womack
- Diego Escobedo
- Mitchell Johnson
- Michael Milicia
- Cade Young
- Isaac Stanglin
- David Crooks
The girls placed 9th overall. Our top runner was Jade Klafehn, finishing 24th. The boys top runner was Diego Escobedo, finishing 37th overall.
Congratulations to the BCS Bears on a great Fall sports season!
It’s a great day to be a Brentwood Bear!