Davis, Citron Net Honors

Archbishop Stepinac High School’s R.J. Davis and The Ursuline School’s Sonia Citron each received basketball for their play during the 2019-2020 season.

Davis was named Mr. New York State Basketball by the Basketball Coaches Association of New York, and Citron received the Gatorade New York State Girls Basketball Player of the Year award.

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NYSPHSAA Cancels Playoffs

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association has cancelled the remainder of its winter sports state tournaments, the NYSPHSAA announced Monday.

The NYSPHSAA was in the middle of state regional tournaments for boys and girls basketball, state semifinals for ice hockey and boys and girls bowling state tournaments.

The Ursuline School won the Section 1 Class AA championship, and was scheduled to play Monroe-Woodbury in a state regional semifinal when the playoffs were suspended.

CHSAA and CYO Practices, Games Suspended Indefinitely

All CYO and CHSAA practices and games have been suspended indefinitely, according to a release from archdiocesan Superintendent of Catholic Schools Michael Deegan.

Among the events suspended by this release:

— Two quarterfinal CHSAA AA boys basketball games scheduled for Friday at Mount St. Michael Academy.

— State championship boys basketball games in Buffalo on Saturday for Salesian and Fordham Prep.

— The Catholic high school girls basketball tournament semifinal and championship games that were originally for this weekend and were moved to March 20 and 21.

— This weekend’s CYO basketball semifinal and championship games at Mount St. Michael Academy.

— CYO Cheerleading Championships at the College of Staten Island on March 21.

— CYO Indoor Track and Field Championships at Ocean Breeze on Staten Island on March 28.

 

CHSAA Playoffs Continue

BOYS BASKETBALL

CHSAA Class AA Archdiocesan Playoffs

Quarterfinals

Cardinal Hayes 58, St. Peter’s 41

Archbishop Stepinac 99, Mount St. Michael 62

Msgr. Scanlan 78, Iona Prep 69

Semifinals

Archbishop Stepinac 68, Cardinal Hayes 63

St. Raymond 69, Msgr. Scanlan 67

Final

Archbishop Stepinac 73, St. Raymond 68

CHSAA Playoffs

AA Division

Mount St. Michael 70, Holy Cross 69

Second round

Msgr. Scanlan 66, Christ the King 63

Cardinal Hayes 60, Mount St. Michael 47

Iona Prep 61, Bishop Loughlin 47

Archbishop Molloy def. St. Peter’s

Quarterfinals

St. Raymond 82, Archbishop Molloy 54

Msgr. Scanlan 73, St. Francis Prep 68

Friday, March 13 at Mount St. Michael

NY No. 5 Iona Prep vs. NY No. 1 Archbishop Stepinac, 4 p.m.

NY No. 3 Cardinal Hayes vs. BQ No. 2 Xaverian, 5:45 p.m.

A Division

First round

Cardinal Spellman 32, Nazareth 30

All Hallows 62, St. Joseph by-the-Sea 55

Quarterfinals

Msgr. Farrell 70, All Hallows 45

Fordham Prep 57, Msgr. McClancy 53

St. Edmund 72,  Cardinal Spellman 46

LaSalle 57,  Xavier 42

Semifinals

St. Edmund 55, La Salle 52

Fordham Prep 58, Msgr. Farrell 56

Final

Fordham Prep 60, St. Edmund 49

B Division

Quarterfinals

Regis 62, Moore Catholic 46

Sacred Heart 64, Cathedral Prep 52

St. John’s Prep 90, Cristo Rey 85

Salesian def. Kennedy Catholic

Semifinals

Salesian 72, St. John’s Prep 57

Regis 53, Sacred Heart 46

Final

Salesian 57, Regis 51

 

CYO Title Games Postponed

The CYO New York basketball semifinal and final games scheduled for this weekend at Mount St. Michael Academy have been postponed due to the evolving public health risks related to coronavirus.

The games are tentatively rescheduled for April 25 and 26.

An announcement will be made Friday regarding the CYO cheerleading championships at the College of Staten Island on March 21.