St. Anthony's will play nationally ranked Nazareth at 2:30 p.m. on Jan. 15 in the Rose Classic at Bishop Ford high school in Brooklyn. The teams met last season in the CHSAA AA state semifinals and the Friars nearly pulled off the upset but fell 46-44.
Nazareth went on to win the Federation championship. Nazareth is ranked No. 1 in the country by HoopGurlz and No. 6 nationally by USA Today. Nazareth is loaded with Division I players and added Brianna Butler, Sadie Edwards, and Destini Feagin, who all transferred from out of state.