Categories Archives: High School

Eastern Outlasts Butler 59-54 in LIT

Eastern advanced to the quarterfinals of the girls LIT with a 59-54 victory over Butler Thursday night. The Eagles led by as many as 16 in the first half before the Bearettes mounted a furious comeback and briefly took the lead. Eastern responded and pull

Raatz Fence/O’Shea’s Classic Preview

It’s once again time for the Raatz Fence/O’Shea’s Classic that Mercy Academy puts on every year. The two-day showcase features some of the top national teams year after year, but according to Mercy head coach Keith Baisch, this particular field is e

Sacred Heart Knocks Off No. 2 Ryle 71-66

If there is such a thing as a signature win, Sacred Heart got it Friday night. The Valkyries defeated second-ranked Ryle 71-66 to earn their sixth straight win entering Sunday’s showdown against arch rival Assumption. “It’s a big win for us,” said

Sacred Heart vs Assumption Basketball Preview

Assumption will host one of the biggest rivalaries in the city on Sunday as they host Sacred Heart on the hardwood. The Rockets are under new leadership in head coach Stacey Pendleton. Though, Pendleton has faced off against Donna Moir and the Valkyries

Mercy Defeats Southwestern 81-69

On Friday night, Mercy defeated Southwestern at DeSales High School 81-69. The Jaguars move to 9-6 on the season and remain undefeated in the 2019 calendar year. “It was a physical game”, Mercy Head Coach Keith Baisch said, “it was a game that was v

Sacred Heart Upends Manual 45-25

Sacred Heart’s defense stole the show in a 20-point victory over Manual Wednesday night. The Valkyries held the Crimsons to 19 percent shooting from the floor, and just five made buckets through the first three quarters of play. “I thought our defense