Josh and Richie Palacios are both pro baseball players.
Sports Round-Up Nov. 9
Longtime St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows, varsity boys’ basketball coach Jack Prenderville has died.
CYO Gives a Cheer
CYO hosted its second annual cheerleading showcase March 4 at Msgr. McClancy H.S., East Elmhurst.
Sports Round-Up March 4
The Catholic Youth Organization of Brooklyn and Queens recently crowned its indoor track champions for the 2017 season. Xaverian swimmer heading to USCGA.
At St. Ephrem’s Gym, Hoops Is Part of Recovery Process (with video)
Local college hoops teams took part in the annual “Swish For Kids” basketball classic at St. Ephrem’s parish, Dyker Heights, for children battling cancer and those who have completed their treatment.
Knights of Columbus Free-Throw Championship
Boys and girls ages nine to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2016 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship, sponsored by St. Finbar Council No. 15728.
Soccer Makes for Melting Pot at St. Athanasius (with video)
St. Athanasius youth soccer brings together players and their families from all over the world. The set-up is a microcosm of the all-inclusive Catholic faith.
Raising Awareness in Ozone Park
St. Stanislaus parish, Ozone Park, hosted the “Battle Against Breast Cancer,” a preseason Catholic Youth Organization basketball tournament to raise funds for breast cancer research.
Sports Round-Up, Oct. 10, 2015
Grace Sullivan is the Colleen Queen; CYO basketball coaching clinic; St. John’s University women’s soccer senior forward Rachel Daly became the all-time leader in goals in school history.
Baseball Pros Ring in Season at St. Kevin’s (with video)
Former Mets infielder Ed Kranepool and former Yankees outfielder Roy White joined about 100 young athletes at the Youth Sports Guild’s fifth annual baseball clinic.