High School Girls Basketball
Newsday swishes and dishes on Long Island's girls basketball scene.
Wednesday March 7 at St. Francis Prep
No. 1 Christ the King gets a bye
Christ the Kings plays winner of Nazareth vs. St. John the Baptist at 5:45 p.m.
Bishop Ford vs. Moore Catholic, 4 p.m.
Molloy vs. St. Anthony's, 7:30 p.m.
Friday March 9 at Molloy High School
Semifinals 5 and 7 p.m.
Saturday March 10 at Christ the King
Finals at 7 p.m....Read more »
Class AA state tournament
Wednesday March 7
Quarterfinals at St. Francis Prep
Loser of NSCHSAA finals vs. Nazareth, 5:45 p.m.
Winner of NSCHSAA finals vs. Molloy, 7:30 p.m....Read more »
Friday March 2 Semifinals at St. Dominics 5 p.m.: No. 1 St. Anthony's vs. No. 4 Sacred Heart6:45 p.m.: No. 2 Holy Trinity vs. No. 3 St. John the Baptist Sunday March 4 at LIU POST 2 p.m.: "A" State Qualifier -- Losers of the semifinals3:45 p.m. NSCHSAA Championship game (Both teams advance to the CHSAA State "AA" playoffs) ...Read more »
Tuesday Feb. 28 at higher seeds
No. 8 St. Dominic at No. 1 St. Anthony's, 5:45 p.m.
No. 5 Kellenberg at No. 4 Sacred Heart, 5:45 p.m.
No. 6 St. Mary's at No. 3 St. John the Baptist, 5:45 p.m.
No. 7 Our Lady of Mercy at No. 2 Holy Trinity, 6 p.m.
Friday March 2 at St. Dominic 5 and 7 p.m.
Sunday March 4 1 p.m....Read more »
Holy Trinity junior guard Katie Poppe just scored her 1,000th career point in a CHSAA Class A state first-round playoff game against Preston. She scored on a layup with 5:27 left in the third quarter. She needed 12 points to reach the milestone. She was just removed from the game with Holy Trinity winning 51-20.
Poppe was just named the CHSAA Player of the Year....Read more »
The CHSAA Class A state playoffs begin today. Here's the schedule involving Long Island teams,
Kellenberg at Cardinal Spellman, 5:30 p.m.
Sacred Heart vs. Our Lady of Victory, 6 p.m. at Our Lady of Mercy
Holy Trinity vs. Preston, 8 p.m. at Our Lady of Mercy...Read more »
St. Anthony's won its first CHSAA championship since 1988 with a 54-51 win over St. John the Baptist. Get the full story here....Read more »
St. Anthony's will play St. Peter's in the first round of the CHSAA Class AA state tournament on Friday at 5:30 p.m. at St. Anthony's. St. John the Baptist will play Moore Catholic on the same day 7:30 p.m. at St. Dominic. The semifinals are the following day at Kellenberg and the finals Sunday March 13 at Holy Trinity.
During halftime of the CHSAA championship game, Holy Trinity's...Read more »
No. 1 St. Anthony's (23-2) vs. No. 2 St. John the Baptist (19-5)
What's up everyone? It's a battle between the two best teams on Long Island for the NSCHSAA championship here at Hofstra. St. Anthony's went undefeated in league play to earn the No. 1 seed. The Friars beat SJB on Dec. 14, 52-39. They led 38-15 at the half. The second game was more competitive with the Friars winning 49-43 on...Read more »
Five teams from Long Island will participate in the CHSAA state tournament.
St. Anthony's will play Moore Catholic in the first round of the Class AA tournament on Friday March 11 at 5:30 p.m. at St. Anthony's. St. John the Baptist will play St. Peter's on the same day 7:30 p.m. at St. Dominic. The semifinals are the following day at Kellenberg and the finals Sunday March 13 at Holy Trinity.
Holy...Read more »