Family Hoops Tradition Stays Strong for Alesis

Xaverian graduate Chris Alesi was recently named the new head men’s basketball coach at Manhattanville College, continuing the family tradition of hoops in the Alesi family.

Sports Round-Up Sept. 7

St. John’s University, Jamaica, will host a Dribble for the Cure event, Sept. 21.

Sports Round-Up Aug. 24

Two former members of the St. Francis College, Brooklyn Heights, men’s basketball team are continually their professional careers overseas.

St. John’s Joe Panik Back in Queens

It’s fitting that infielder Joe Panik, the newest member of the New York Mets, actually played a game at Citi Field before the Mets themselves.

Sports Round-Up Aug. 17

The sixth annual Catholic Youth Organization Boys’ Summer Basketball League concluded on in late July, with the championship games being played at Msgr. McClancy H.S., East Elmhurst.

Sports Round-Up Aug. 10

Two members of the new executive board of the St. Joseph’s College Brooklyn, Clinton Hill, Student-Athlete Advisory Committee have ties to the local GCHSAA.

Sports Round-Up July 27

A handful of St. John’s University, Jamaica, current and former men’s basketball players are trying their hand at playing professional hoops around the world.

Sports Round-Up June 15

Longtime St. John’s University, Jamaica, head baseball coach Joe Russo died on May 26 at the age of 74 following a lengthy illness.

Sports Round-Up May 25

Two Msgr. McClancy H.S., East Elmhurst, varsity basketball student-athletes will be continuing their hoops careers at the collegiate level.