2023 CYO 8th Grade Girls City Championship at Valley Catholic School
Home Team: Valley Catholic
Coaches Zach Bromert (Head Coach), Frank McKeen (AS), Maggie McKeen (AS)
Players: Hannah, Leah, Meghan, Ruby, Avery, Malia, Louisa, Leah, Grace, Stephanie, Natalie
Mascot: The Valiants
Visiting Team: St. Rose
Coaches: Craig Thomas (Head Coach), Joe Healy (AS), Christopher Brennan (AS)
Players: Delaney, Gabriella, Peyton, Fia, Caitlin, Portland, Kate, Isabella, Regina, Bennett
Mascot: The Hawks
Basketball Commissioner, Steve Mueller set the stage as he announced the CYO 8th grade Girls Basketball championship beginning with team names. He made the calls throughout the game giving the kids a sense of true championship and it was very special for all of the players.
Valley Catholic and St. Rose both had an enthusiastic start playing each other toe to toe in the first quarter. Valley Catholic made some fast break points immediately in the top of the second quarter and outscored St. Rose 12 to 2.
In the second half. In the third quarter the scoring was balanced for both teams. The Valliant’s outdistanced the Hawks in the fourth quarter with a final score of 44 – 27.
Quarter 1: Valley Catholic 11, St. Rose 9
Quarter 2: Valley Catholic 23, St. Rose 13
Quarter 3: Valley Catholic 32, St. Rose 21
Quarter 4: Valley Catholic 44, St. Rose 27