Speedy Claxton is the Pride’s new head hoops coach.
A number of local basketball products won college awards.
Despite the pandemic, the St. Francis de Sales Summer Classic took place.
Chris Mullin’s niece Caitlin of Xaverian H.S. will play college hoops at SUNY Oneonta.
The sports world lost a legend last weekend. Kobe Bryant was a five-time NBA champion, 18-time All-Star, two-time Olympic medalist, father of four girls — and a Catholic.
Margaret Alaimo is the new athletic director at St. Joseph’s College Brooklyn in Clinton Hill.
Everyone who came in contact with Msgr. John Brown knew what a kind, caring and generous individual he was. As a result, the girls’ Msgr. King Tournament has been named in his honor.
CYO wrapped up its fourth annual summer basketball league. The league provides girls’ and boys’ basketball players from third through eighth grade the opportunity to keep their skills sharp in preparation for the winter season.
The Catholic Youth Organization of Brooklyn and Queens hosted its annual girls’ volleyball diocesan championships May 13 at Msgr. McClancy H.S., East Elmhurst, and May 20 at St. Andrew Avellino, Flushing.
For the first time in school history, The Mary Louis Academy (TMLA), Jamaica Estates, has a high school varsity basketball All-American.