The school's athletes have been known as the "Blazers" since 1976, after the name was decided by a contest. The nickname was a reference to their status as trailblazers in women's athletics shortly after the passing of Title IX in 1972.
ST. JOSEPH – August 25th, 1913 – College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph begins fall of 1913. Pauline Mischow was the first college girl to arrive on August 25th.
In June of 1857, four Benedictine sisters made the trek from Pennsylvania to the frontier of Minnesota, just before it became the 32nd state in the Union...
Think that "Scottish Play" is a little dry for an evening's entertainment? Maybe Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and 46 other characters from The Simpsons will change your mind. See College of St. Benedict showtimes and ticket prices after the jump.