Tim Leary recently announced that this would be his final season coaching at the Prep. He is set to retire as the winningest coach in St. Francis Prep history as well as the active wins leader among Brooklyn/Queens CHSAA boys’ hoops coaches.
Several St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows, track runners had impressive showings in the girls’ indoor diocesan championships Jan. 29 at The Armory, Manhattan.
The Xaverian girls’ hoops team is off to an unbelievable start in the first season in program history. The team won its first 20 games and has already wrapped up the No. 1 seed in the playoffs.
The Xaverian H.S., Bay Ridge, junior varsity cheerleading squad competed for the first time in program history Jan. 21 at the CHSAA regional cheerleading competition at the College of Staten Island.
Just like the late Coach Vince O’Connor was a fixture for so many years in the St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows, varsity football program, so was Joseph Licata.
The Armory in Manhattan was the site of the exciting CHSAA Brooklyn/Queens boys’ sectional track and field championships on Jan. 29.
The St. Edmund Prep H.S., Sheepshead Bay, community gathered Jan. 26 at El Caribe Country Club Caterers in Mill Basin to induct the Class of 2017 of its Athletic Hall of Fame.
In continuing a winter tradition, St. Ephrem’s parish hosted its annual “Swish For Kids” basketball classic on Sunday, Jan. 22 in the school gymnasium.
Two varsity basketball players at St. Edmund Prep H.S., Sheepshead Bay, recently eclipsed the 1,000-pt. mark for their high school careers.
The St. Joseph’s College Brooklyn baseball and softball teams will call the American Legion fields in Canarsie home for the 2017 season.