Christ the King products Sue Bird and Tina Charles took home gold medals in women’s basketball at the Olympics.
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McClancy’s track team thoroughly enjoyed the Olympics.
The St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows, varsity baseball team held its awards night ceremony at a special venue: Citi Field in Flushing.
Greg Vetrone is back in Queens with St. John’s.
Former St. John’s University, Jamaica, fencing standout Daryl Homer is competing in the Tokyo Olympics.
When U.S. runner Sydney McLaughlin crossed the finish line to win the gold in the 400-meter hurdles on Aug. 3 in Tokyo, she had the cheers of fans supporting her from the New Jersey Catholic high school where she graduated four years ago.
After a week of historic and electrifying swimming events at the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, two Catholic Olympians will return to their hometown of Bethesda having proudly represented their parish community, their schools and the USA.
Fifty years from now, Italians now alive probably will still smile whenever someone mentions the summer of 2021, what’s now being described as the greatest summer in the history of Italian sports, its “Summer of Gold.”
The McGuires are legendary hoops figures in the Rockaways.