CYO 7th Grade Girls City BXB Championships


SUNDAY March 13, 2022

7th GRADE CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL

CYO CHAMPIONSHIP

HOME TEAM: St Pius X

COACH’S: Marc McCullagh, Molly Reding

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Paley, London, Alexia, Carissa, Grace, Amani, Anna, Logan, Lauren

St. Pius X 8th Grade Girls place 1st in the CYO City Basketball Tournament March 13, 2022 at Valley Catholic High School

VISITING TEAM: All Saints

COACH’S: Simon Lamson, Kevin Kriesien

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Tabor Hadley, Scarlett, Aoife, Michaele, Olivia, Quinn, Georgia, Chloe, Paige, Olivia, Gabrielle

All Saints 8th Grade Girls Team places 2nd in the 2022 CYO City Basketball Tournament

Q1: St. Pius X came out to a quick lead of 10 – 0 and All Saints finally scored with two minues left in the frst quarter. St. Pius X 12 – 2

Q2: With 4 minutes left in the first half, St. Pius X had added another 10 to All Saints 5. Halftime score St. Pius X 27, All Saints 10. Turnovers and missed shots dashed All Saints ability to square the game.

Q3: with 2 minutes left in the game, St. Pius had added another 10 points and All Saints had put up a lot of shots but none hit the target. End of quarter score: St. Pius X 33, All Saints 12.

Q4: All Saints continued to struggle to get the ball in the basket and keep hold of the ball.  With two minutes left in the game, St. Pius X had added another 10 to All Saints 2.  Final Score: St. Pius X: 44  All Saints: 16

CYO 7th Grade Boys City BXB Championship Results


SUNDAY March 13, 2022

7th GRADE CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL

CYO CHAMPIONSHIP

HOME TEAM: St. Andrew Nativity

COACH’S: Dominique Forrest

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Davon, Kanelo, Christopher, Nahceem, Von’ye, Samuel, Jehiel, Bennett, Elijah, Isaac

VISITING TEAM: St. Pius X “The Cougars”

COACH’S: Douglas Post, Kelly Grant, Loren Hotchkiss

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Sam, Conor, Nicolas, William, Michael, Elliott, Alex

Q1: St. Pius X came out to the early lead making some great shots while St. Andrew Nativity paid the price with some turnovers.  End of quarter 12 – 6 St. Pius X.

Q2: St. Pius added several three pointers during the course of the quarter.  St. Andrew struggled with missed shots and turnovers.  34 – 16 St. Pius X.

Q3: St. Andrew came out on fire scoring 7 points in 2 minutes, getting the rebounds on the other end and playing great defense.  St. Pius finally answered with a three point to bring the score to 39 – 23.  With 2 minutes left in the third quarter, St. Andrew had brought the score within 9 points at 30 – 39. End of third quarter score: St. Pius X 39 – St. Andrew Nativity 34.

Q4: The Game. A technical foul on St. Pius X followed by a technical foul on St. Andrew Nativity set the tone for the fourth quarter.  After the technical fouls were shot, the Panthers went into a stall game to maintain a five point lead 44 – 39.  St. Andrew Nativity answered with a foul fest which extended time and the final score St. Pius X 51 and St. Andrew Nativity 45.

CYO 7th Grade Girls City BXB Championship


SUNDAY March 13, 2022

7th GRADE CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL

CYO CHAMPIONSHIP

HOME TEAM – Christ the King “The Lions”

COACH’S: T.R. Riehl

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Arsema, Elizabeth, Caroline, Cailyn, Keira, Ava, Ruby, Abby, Finley, Lucy, Alexis, Teresa

VISITING TEAM: Valley Catholic “The Valiants”

COACH’S: Zach Bromert, Frank McKeen

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Claire, Hannah, Leah B., Meghan, Avery, Malia, Louisa,

Leah N., Grace, Stephanie, Natalie

Valley Catholic 7th grade girls win second place in the CYO City Basketball Championship March 13, 2022 at Valley Catholic School.

Q1: Tough defense on both teams, no scoring until second half of the first quarter.  Christ the King was scoreless until under two minutes in the first quarter. The teams ended the quarter Valley Catholic 4, Christ the King 3

Q2: With 3 minutes left in the half, Christ the King tied the game at 6 – 6.  Christ the King gained some momentum and outscored the Valiants 10 -6 to end the half.

Q3: Intense play by both teams with little penetration toward the hoop.  A lot of athleticism on both teams with great defense closing out most scoring attempts. The Lions capitalized on the Valiants endless turnovers. End of quarter Christ the King 15, Valley Catholic 10.

Q4: The Valiants had a momentum burst and brought the game within 3 points.  Turnovers vexed them throughout the game and end of game fouling sent the Lions to the charity line to add points.  Two very balanced teams the Lions were victorious today 22 – 14. FINAL

CYO 6th Grade Boys City BXB Championship Results


SUNDAY March 6, 2022

CYO 5th GRADE CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL

HOME TEAM: ST. PIUS X

COACH’S: Bob Lukasiewicz, James Williamson

PLAYER FIRST NAMES:P Collin, Sean, Aiden, Alec, Brady, Kellan, Zach, Austin, Brandon, Olly

VISITING TEAM: St. Anthony (Tigard)

COACH’S: Raymunc Baluyut, Michael Shan

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Shay, William, Boden, Cole, Garrett, Michael, Jakob, Michael, Derek

The game between these two teams was tied at the end of the first quarter 10 – 10 and close as the game went into half time.

An exciting game with St. Pius X staying close enough to keep the game interesting against a very good shooting St. Anthony that maintained a 10 point margin most of the second half.  Today, St. Anthony had the upper hand and ended the game with a  64 – 53 final score.

CYO 6th Grade Girls City BXB Results


SUNDAY March 6, 2022

CYO 5th GRADE CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL

HOME TEAM: St. Pius X

COACH’S Ted Stark, Michael Liu, Marc McCullagh, Trond Williams

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Madeline, Violet, Grace, Aubrey, Alexa, Lauren, Rowynn, Madeline, Samantha, Maizy, Anna

VISITOR TEAM: Holy Redeemer

COACH’S Sonora Thirdgill, Joseph Ederer, Malik Thirdgill, Yasmin Woodard

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Edith, Jayda, Jeannemarie, Julia, Isira, Amelia, Gema, Eva, Sera

St. Pius X and Holy Redeemer split games during the season with each team taking a game from the other. 

Quarter 1: Tough play for both teams St. Pius X lead at the end of one 7 – 2.

Quarter 2 – 13 – 12 Holy Redeemer

Quarter 3 – St. Pius X took the lead with the first shot of the third quarter and held on to the lead by one point at the end 17 – 16.

Quarter 4 – The Game!  With 3:27 left in the fourth quarter, the score remained 17 – 16 St. Pius X.  Neither team could buy a basket. The crowd was loud and supportive, the girls fought ferociously.  Finally, Holy Redeemer went to the charity line and sunk two to go ahead by one point. With 2:49 left St. Pius shot a three pointer and went ahead by two points 20 – 18.  Holy Redeemer stole the ball, made a lay up and tied the game 20-20 with under two minutes in the game.

St. Pius X passed the ball around on their next possession and shot a 20 footer to go ahead again 22 – 20.

Final St. Pius X 23 – Holy Redeemer 20 in what was the best game of the tournament thus far!

CYO 5th Grade Boys City BXB Championship Results


SUNDAY March 6, 2022

CYO 5th GRADE CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL

HOME TEAM: St. Pius X

COACH’S: Clayton Lindsay, Jason Reding

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Parker, Carter, Luca, Jack, Charlie, Lucas, Brennan, Josiah

VISITOR TEAM: Holy Trinity

COACH’S: Laura Thiebes, Tony Salazar

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Landon, Eli, Sebastian, TJ, Luck, Henry, Jagger, Thaddeus, Stanley, Colby

First Quarter:

St. Pius X came out with a strong start to hold Holy Trinity 17 – 3.

Second Quarter: Holy Trinity roared back scoring 13 points to St. Pius X’s 6 points leaving a half time score of 23 – 16 St. Pius X.

Third Quarter: Holy Trinity made a comeback 29 – 26

Final 39 – 33 St. Pius X

CYO 4th Grade Boys City BXB Champs…


SUNDAY FEBRUARY 27, 2022

4TH GRADE CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL

CYO CHAMPIONSHIP

HOME TEAM: Our Lady of the Lake

COACH’S Chris Mallory, David Cakarnis

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Briggs, Colin, Nicholas, Finn, Henry, William, Winstorn, Brady

VISITING TEAM: Valley Catholic

COACH’S: Katie Bromert, Andrea Chakrapani

PLAYER FIRST NAMES: Kevin, Luis, Cyrus, Adrian, Jacob, Arjun, Kaleb, Bryce

Valley Catholic 4th Grade Boys team brings home second place in the 2020 CYO City Basketball Championship.

First Half: Valley Catholic dominated with a sizeable lead.  Going into the halftime, Our Lady of the lake closed the gap and nearly tied it 11 to 12 Valley Catholic.

Second Half: Our Lady of the Lake took the lead by one with 6 minutes left in the third quarter.  The lead changed back and forth and with 6 seconds left in the quarter, Valley Catholic took a one point lead 22 to 21.

The fourth quarter featured a score fest between the two teams with the score changing hands more than half a dozen times before Our Lady of the Lake pulled ahead by three with 1:07 left in the game. Our Lady of the Lake iced the cake with another bucket with 20 seconds on the clock securing a 5 point lead and a game ending score of  34 – 28 with an added charity shot with 10 seconds left.  A great game between the two teams that kept the spectators on the edge of their seats throughout.

CYO 4th Girls City Basketball Champs…


SUNDAY FEBRUARY 27, 2022

4TH GRADE CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL

CYO CHAMPIONSHIP

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

First Quarter:

Valley Catholic dominated the first quarter with a score of 5 to 0.

Second Quarter:

St. Pius X started a comeback scoring 4 points and Valley Catholic added 2 for a halftime score of 7 – 4 Valley Catholic

Third Quarter:

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:

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.

CYO 8 Boys City BXB Champs The Madeleine School


March 10, 2019

CYO City Basketball Championships

Home Team: Madeleine

Coach(s): Laurie Merlino

Player first names: Chjarlie, Luke, Brady, Sam, Coen, Joseph, Mitch, Jayden, Trevor

Visiting Team: St. Therese

Coaches:  Glen Jenner

Players: Tevon, Gavin, Jordan, Quincy, Allen, Caden, Izaah, Simon, Loghan

Scores:

Q1: 11 – 12 St. Therese

Q2: 32 – 18 the Madeleine

Q3: 42 – 24 the Madeleine

Q4:  58 – 41 the Madeleine

Game Highlights:

            St. Therese came out to the early lead.  In the second quarter, the Madeleine went ahead and continued to build a lead and didn’t stop.

            The Madeleine team played in the championships the last 3 years and came in second.  This year, their fourth year, they won the championship!  Congratulations to both teams for having made it to the big dance!

CYO 8 Girls City BXB Champs St. John Fisher


March 10, 2019

CYO City Basketball Championships

Home Team: All Saints

Coach(s): Jim MacCallum, Ron DePalma

Player first names: Olivia, Ava, Murenda, Shannon, Mackenzie, Abigail, Sarah, Molly, Corinne

Visiting Team: St. John Fisher

Coaches: Scott Olsen, D’Ambrosia, Hawthorne, Wittman

Players: Reese, Catie, Addison, Isabella, Morgan, Lily, Isabel, Rosali, Allie, Cayton, Grace

Scores:

Q1: 5-11 St. John Fisher

Q2: 16 – 16

Q3: 27 – 20 All Saints

Q4: 38 – 39 St. John Fisher

Game Highlights:

  • With 2:41 left in the second quarter, All Saints tied the score 16 – 16.
  • After trailing most of the third quarter, St. John Fisher brings it within one in the final quarter with 3:53 left to play.
  • With 26 seconds left in the game, St. John Fisher’s Lilly tied the game at 36-36 with a swisher from 12’ out.  Lilly fouled out shortly after giving All Saints’ Shannon two charity tries with 1.6 seconds left on the clock.  She missed both shots taking the game into a 2:00 overtime.
  • All Saints 32, Shannon, got the tip, took a shot, missed it, followed up and scored 2.
  • St. John Fisher lost the ball on their possession to a travel but rebounded from All Saints failing to score.  All Saints turned the ball over to St. John fisher with 50 seconds left. St. John Fisher’s Cayton sunk a 3 pointer to go ahead by one with 28 seconds on the clock!
  • With 5.3 seconds on the clock, the ball went to St. John Fisher.  The Cardinals were able to hold off All Saints for 5 seconds to win the game.  
  • One of the best games in the tournament, both teams kept it very close and exciting.
  • CYO wishes the young women the very best as they move on to high school next year!

FINAL:  38 – 39 St. John Fisher