CYO St. Anthony Classic Individual Results

Here are the individual results for the annual CYO St. Anthony Classic, which closed out the indoor CYO track season. The outdoor season begins at Astoria Park on April 27.    BOYS STANDING LONG JUMP PEE WEE PLACE NAME TEAM DISTANCE SHANE KENNY ST. MARGARET 32″ MARK MANSEUR ST. JOAN OF ARC 37″ NOVICE PLACE […]

CYO Awards Indoor Track Champs

The Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) indoor track season wrapped up this past Sunday at St. Anthony’s H.S., Huntington, L.I. The boys and girls champions were crowned for the regular season. The outdoor track season at Astoria Park begins April 27. Here are the results for the indoor season:   Boys Teams   Eastern Division Our […]

Kearney Twins Become Brooklyn / Queens Indoor Track Champions

                    Last week at the New York Armory, Bishop Kearney H.S., Bensonhurst twin sisters Tessy and Jackie Gallagher became Brooklyn/Queens Diocesan Indoor Track Champions. Tessy won the 3000-meter run, while Jackie won the 1500-meter with a time of 5:04 — setting a Kearney varsity school record in the […]

Brother Edward Kent Keeps Young at Heart

Running track is in the blood of Brother Edward Kent, O.S.F. So much so that the 76-year-old Franciscan has not been able to give up competing for 60 years. Brother Edward still runs competitively in USA Masters Track and Field, an organization that holds national competitions for men and women in five-year age brackets starting […]

CYO Runners Shine in College, CHSAA Championships

The College Cross Country season came to a close this past weekend with the NCAA championships. Although no Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) runners made it to the national championships, they had a strong season overall. Patrick Goldberg of St. Francis De Sales, Belle Harbor, earned Skyline Conference Rookie of the Year honors at the College […]

CYO Track Meet Results

The Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) hosted its first track meet of the season Sunday, Oct. 27 at Alley Pond Park in Queens. Here are the boys’ and girls’ results. Overall Boys’ Results Lowest score denotes higher finish. DIVISION TEAM FINISHERS POINTS 1 2 3 SENIOR 1) OUR LADY OF LOURDES 1 2 3 6 BOYS […]

Bishop Kearney Track Wins Cross-Country Championships

The Bishop Kearney H.S., Bensonhurst, track team won the cross-country championships at Van Cortlandt Park, the Bronx, on Saturday, Oct. 19. The Kearney Tigers took the overall championship by defeating Archbishop Molloy H.S., Briarwood, and placing four runners in the top-10. Sophomore Theresa Gallagher won the individual championship by beating twin sister Jacqueline Gallagher by […]

Bob Corrigan and Mary Glascock (Photo by Jim Mancari)

40 Years of Service for St. Joan of Arc Coaches (with slideshow)

At its year-end trophy ceremony, St. Joan of Arc parish, Jackson Heights, honored its two long-time track coaches, Bob Corrigan and Mary Glascock, June 22 for over 40 years of dedicated service to the parish’s Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) track program. Both coaches grew up attending the parish and elementary school at St. Joan’s, and […]

Photo by Ken Schuermann for CYO of Nassau / Suffolk

CYO Weekend Roundup

It was a busy weekend of Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) sports in the Diocese of Brooklyn. On Saturday, the second girls’ basketball Interdiocesan Classic was held at Molloy College, Rockville Centre, L.I. The Nassau-Suffolk CYO hosted the event, which was held last year at St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows. Each diocese submitted Class ‘B’ teams […]