SUNDAY FEBRUARY 27, 2022
4TH GRADE CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL
HOME TEAM: St. Pius X
COACH’S: Chris Philippi, Chris Bloomer
PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Zoe, Dany, Beatrice, Sarah, Emma, Sophia, Cate, Rose, Emma, Avery, Jordan
St. Pius X 4th Grade Girls win the gold in the 2022 CYO City Basketball Championships
VISITING TEAM: Valley Catholic
COACH’S: Owen Elkins, Robert Birbeck
PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Malia, Addison, Aubrey, Sahasra, Samantha, Anshu, Ariya, Lexi, Zoey, Samantha, Amanda
Valley Catholic dominated the first quarter with a score of 5 to 0.
St. Pius X started a comeback scoring 4 points and Valley Catholic added 2 for a halftime score of 7 – 4 Valley Catholic
Both teams scrambled for points toward the end of the third quarter adding 6 points apiece for a quarter ending 13 – 10 Valley Catholic lead.
Fourth Quarter: “The Game”
Three minutes into the game, St. Pius X took the lead, 12 – 11 beginning a firestorm of excitement and activity. The game ended with a score of St. Pius X 14 and Valley Catholic 13.