Categories Archives: High School

Sacred Heart defeats Mercy in rivalry matchup

The top-ranked Sacred Heart girls’ basketball team added to their winning streak on Sunday evening by defeating rival Mercy 75-50 on the road. The Valkyries used a strong defensive performance in the third quarter to push the game out of reach against t

Sacred Heart Survives CAL 62-59

Sacred Heart senior Erin Toller admitted she was not at her best Friday night against No. 10 CAL. But when the Valkyries needed a big time shot, she rose to the occasion. Toller’s three-pointer with 1:12 to play put No. 1 Sacred Heart in the lead for go

2020 Raatz Fence/O’Shea’s Classic Preview

The 12th-annual Raatz Fence/O’Shea’s Classic will be held later this week on Friday and Saturday; the prestigious girls’ basketball classic at Mercy Academy in January every year brings in some of the top teams from both in and out of the state to p

Sacred Heart Powers Past Campbell County

Four players reached double figures for Sacred Heart in a 72-42 victory over Campbell County Friday night. Seniors Kristen Clemons and Destinee Marshall led the Valkyries with 17 points each while fellow senior Erin Toller finished with 15 points, and sop

Assumption Rockets Past Presentation 66-45

Assumption improved to 2-0 on the season with a 66-45 victory at Presentation Friday night. Senior Maddie Nalley led the way with a game-high 24 points while fellow senior Payton Cronen scored 17 points, 15 in the first half. “I have six seniors tha

Mercy rolls past Eastern in season opener

The Mercy girls’ basketball team opened up the 2019-20 campaign on the road with a commanding 83-41 victory over Eastern on Monday evening. The Jaguars led by just two points midway through the first quarter, but quickly reeled off a 15-2 run en route t

Assumption Shuts Out Atherton 2-0

The Rockets are one step closer to their first Seventh Region title in seven years following a 2-0 victory over Atherton in the region semifinals Wednesday night. The win is their fourth in a row, all via shutout. “I think we had a really good game,”