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    Welcome to another season of Red Knight Hockey

    Benilde-St. Margaret’s is proud of our student athletes. Their hard work, commitment to excellence, teamwork, and integrity reflects the mission of BSM for every student: to educate, empower, and inspire learners within a Catholic community to lead lives of faith, achieve academic excellence, and contribute meaningfully to a global society.

    Benilde-St. Margaret's Mission, Vision, and Values

    Benilde-St. Margaret’s is a dynamic Catholic learning community where faculty and staff partner with parents and guardians to inspire and motivate students to achieve their highest potential in mind, body, and spirit. Our holistic approach to education in grades 7–12 ensures a balance of classroom and co-curricular activities matching student interests with opportunities for growth and lifelong success.

    Our junior high experience places students in a setting with attentive teachers and a rigorous curriculum, while our senior high experience offers a challenging college preparatory program that prepares students for college and life.

    From faith formation to over 70 athletic and co-curricular options, Benilde-St. Margaret’s provides each student with big opportunities within a right-sized community. Stop by and see for yourself today.

    2023-24 Team Information

    School Information
    Location: St. Louis Park, Minnesota
    Enrollment: 1,118
    Year Founded: 1907 (St. Margaret's Academy - Girls)
    1956 (Benilde High School - Boys)
    1974 (Benilde-St. Margaret's School - Co-Ed)
    Nickname: Red Knights
    Colors: Red and White
    Conference: Metro West Conference
    President Danielle Hermanny '03
    Principal: Stephanie Nitchals
    Athletics Director: Rick Johns
    Team Information
    Home Arena: St. Louis Park Recreation Center
    State Tournament Appearances: 8 - 1965, 1966, 1967, 1969 (Catholic Schools), 1999, 2001 (Class A), 2008, 2012 (Class AA)
    State Championships: 3 - 1999, 2001 (Class A), 2012 (Class AA)
    2022-23 Record: 18-9-0 (8-1-0 Metro West)
    Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 11/12
    Head Coach: Ken Pauly
    BSM Record: 521-245-27 (30 Seasons)
    Career Record: 565-276-34 (33 Seasons)
    Assistant Coaches: John Russo, Casey Maikkula
    Asst. Coach/Dir. of Operations: Derrick Raymond
    Goalie Coach: Grant Holler
    Athletic Trainer: Beth Zook, ATC
    Director of Communicatons/Stats and Analytics: Craig Roberts
    Team Chaplain: Mike Jeremiah
    Team Information:
    JV Head Coach: Chris McGowan
    Assistant JV Coaches: Dave Liebrenz, Tanner Grina
    Team Video: Anna Brown, Marin King, Anushka Poppler
    Team Managers and Scoial Media: Lucia Halstrom, Ellie Hilbrands
    Shelby Loberg, Piper Crowley, Sebastian Proudlock
    JV Team Manager: Maddy Poppler
    Statistics: Avery Coen, Erin Anderson

    Click on this image to view the entire 2023-24 media guide.

    Legacy Hockey is the official site of Minnesota boys' high school hockey.

    The Journey Continues

    KSTC 45 MSHSL Boys Hockey Montage 2012

    KSTC 45 has compiled a montage of video from the 2012 Minnesota State High School League boys state hockey tournament. You can view the video on YouTube here.

    BSM Fight Song

    Go Benilde-St. Margaret’s High
    We cheer with pride today
    Our voices strong with courage
    Hear the cry
    And join in song to say

    Fight! Fight! Fight!
    For honor with pride
    Red & White all hail to your side
    Red Knights will ever be
    Charging on to victory.

    Craig Roberts

    Craig Roberts

    Director of Communications/Statistics and Analytics

    Media Inquires

    All media inquires, including requests for broadcasting BSM home games, should be directed to Craig Roberts.