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Former St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows, football standout Marco Battaglia, ’91, is pictured at the Red & Blue Terrier Ring of Honor ceremony in March, 2014 with the school’s alumni director, Brother Robert Kent, O.S.F., center, and his family: wife Maria, daughter Ava and son Marco Jr. (Photo courtesy Robert Johnston)

Former NFL Tight End Supports Alma Mater

Former NFL tight end Marco Battaglia is a 1991 graduate of St. Francis Prep and still supports his alma mater.

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A ‘Breezy’ Day in the ‘Windy City’

Brian Lang, a parishioner at Blessed Trinity, Breezy Point, finished the Chicago Marathon on Oct. 12 with a time of 3:44.

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Video: CYO Hoopsters ‘Playing For a Cure’

St. Adalbert, Elmhurst, hosted the CYO’s Cancer Awareness Games Oct. 11-12 to support the Coaches vs. Cancer Foundation.

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History for Fontbonne Volleyball

The Fontbonne Hall Academy varsity volleyball accomplished the rare feat of handing St. Francis Prep its first loss in eight years.

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Photos: St. Stan’s Run Benefits Catholic Education

The St. Stanislaus Kostka, Greenpoint, Athletic League hosted its annual “Get to the ‘Point” 5K run Oct. 12, sponsored by St. Joseph’s College, Clinton Hill.

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‘Battle of the Boulevard’ Goes to Holy Cross (with video)

Holy Cross’ varsity football team earned a decisive 35-8 victory over St. Francis Prep in this year’s “Battle of the Boulevard.”

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Longtime Prep Football Moderator Honored

Longtime St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows, football moderator Joseph Licata was honored Oct. 3 at a school Mass celebrating the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi.

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CYO Hoops Tourney Supports Breast Cancer Awareness

St. Stanislaus Bishop and Martyr, Ozone Park, hosted its first annual “Battle Against Breast Cancer” basketball tournament Oct. 3-5. All proceeds benefit breast cancer awareness.

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B/Q CHSFL Varsity Standings

We’re at the half-way point of the CHSFL varsity season, so here’s a look at the standings so far for the Brooklyn/Queens teams.

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Franciscan Coach Recalls Iconic Baseball Moment

St. Francis Prep varsity baseball coach Brother Robert Kent vividly recalls watching the famous “Shot Heard ‘Round the World” on TV 63 years ago.

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