Twenty-four of the nation’s top young male basketball players, 23 of whom participated in the 2016 USA Junior National Team’s October minicamp, have accepted invitations to attend the 2017 USA Basketball Men’s U16 National Team training camp, which will be used to select the 12-member team that will represent the USA at the 2017 FIBA Americas U16 Championship for Men. The 2017 FIBA Americas U16 Championship will be held June 14-18 in Argentina (city TBD), and the top four finishing teams will qualify for the 2018 FIBA U17 World Cup for Men.
McQuaid Jesuit's own Isaiah Stewart has been selected and will attend the camp. We are very proud of his hard work, and his dedication to the sport of basketball. Click here to read more about the twenty-four players who have been invited.
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Congratulations to Noah Williams, whose performance at the NYSPHSAA/NYS Federation Championships on March 4th at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex earned him the title of NYS Champion in the 55 meter dash with a time of 6.46s. Complete results from the race can be seen here: http://www.nysphsaa.org/Portals/0/PDF/Sports/Indoor%20Track%20and%20Field/2017/2017%20Final%20Results.pdf
Advance tickets for Wednesday's basketball game are available in the Athletics Office Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8am-3pm. The presale price is $5.
We strongly urge you to purchase tickets in advance due to the following policy set forth by the Blue Cross Arena:
- No one under the age of 20 will be allowed to purchase tickets at the BCA unless accompanied by an adult age 20 and above, unless they have purchased an advance sale ticket at a competing school. An adult may accompany a maximum of 5 persons under age 20 into the BCA. Tickets purchased at the BCA will be $6.
The Varsity Basketball Knights finished their season last night with a record of (16-7), after a loss to UPrep in the Section V Class AA Semifinals at Blue Cross Arena. Isaiah Stewart had 20 points, 8 rebounds and 2 blocks in the effort, while Thomas Jones had 12 points and 6 rebounds. Get the complete story on the D&C website by clicking here. Congratulations on a great season, gentlemen!
Congratulations to both JV hockey teams, who each won their division championships on Sunday, February 19th.
The JV Gold team beat Pittsford JV in a 6-2 win. The team finished their season 12-3. The JV Black team beat Webster Schroeder that same evening for their division championship in OT, 3-2. Way to finish up the season JV Hockey Knights!
JV Gold Hockey team with their division trophy