High School Girls Basketball
Newsday swishes and dishes on Long Island's girls basketball scene.
Outside of those in the girls basketball circle, the average fan might not know much about St. Anthony’s Chastity Taylor. But those who follow the high school circuit closely are well aware of Taylor’s talents and Long Island will know soon.
Taylor was one of 18 players nationally from the Class of 2014 invited to attend the 2011 USA Basketball Women's U16 National Team Trials....Read more »
Micki Impellizeri scored 14 points to lead St. Anthony's to a 59-33 win over St. Peter's in the CHSAA state Class AA quarterfinals. The Friars play in the semifinals Saturday at St. Dominic....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 »