The St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND) men’s basketball team capped off its 2015-2016 season with a 55-50 victory over St. Bernard of Playa del Rey in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Div. V. title game.
The Pilots won the back-and-forth tilt with a total team effort, including crucial made free throws from an unlikely source. SJND came out the gates firing from downtown. The Pilots scored 12 of its 14 first-quarter points off of four 3-pointers. The team would go on to make six 3-pointers. The Pilots held a slim 14-13 lead after the first quarter.
The St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND) Pilots men’s and women’s basketball teams had their seasons end last week in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) NorCal playoffs.
The women’s team lost to Salesian College Preparatory (SCP) of Richmond, 55-47, in the opening round of the CIF NorCal Open Division tournament on Feb. 27. The Pilots entered the six-team tournament as the fifth seed. SCP was the four seed.
Three Alameda high school athletes took part in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) track championships Saturday, June 3, at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Clovis.
Encinal junior Kendall O’Farrell finished tied for 10th in the women’s high jump finals with a height of 5’ 2”. She finished just six inches behind the first place winner Abigail Burke from Poly High of Riverside.
The high school basketball season on the Island came to an end last Saturday, March 18, when the St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND) women’s basketball team suffered a season-ending 70-30 loss to West Campus of Sacramento. The Pilots advanced all the way to the NorCal Div. IV championship game, but SJND could not keep up with the Warriors in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) regional title game.
The St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND) men’s basketball team’s run toward a NorCal open division championship ended after a 67-61 loss to Archbishop Mitty of San Jose last Friday, March 10.
The contest was a first round match up in the California Interscholastic Federation NorCal tournament between the three-seed Pilots and the six-seed Monarchs. The game was played at the Pilots’ home gym.
A St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND) track-and-field athlete completed an impressive 2015-2016 season with a California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) title in the men’s 3,200-meter race, last Saturday, June 4.