6th GRADE GIRLS:
The St. Apollinaris 6th Grade Girls Basketball Team just finished their Championship Season with a hard fought 20-19 OT victory over St. Francis of Sonoma. It was a total team defensive effort to hold a very good offensive team to just 19 points with Kayla deLeuze, Kendall Martin and Hannah Chau being the defensive standouts. Ally Jackson and Alicia Prince played great at both end of the floor while Katie Stillwell pulled in some key rebounds. The team was lead on offense by Emmy Morrison with 9 pts, Carlyn Bacci with 6, Kendall Martin with 3 and Rebecca Reynolds with 2. The team finished league play in first place with a record of 7-1 and then went 3-0 in the North Bay Catholic School League Tournament to win both titles.
6th Grade Team photo:
Back row: Coaches Ted Bacci and Mike Jackson
Middle row: Kayla deLeuze, Katie Stillwell, Rebecca Reynolds, Emmy Morrison, Kendall Martin, Alicia Prince Front row: Carlyn Bacci, Ally Jackson, Hannah Chau
5th GRADE GIRLS:
The St. Apollinaris 5th Grade Girls Basketball Team just finished their Championship Season with a hard fought 13-14 loss to St. John’s of Ukiah. It was a heartbreaking loss after fighting from six down at halftime to close the gap to one point before the final buzzer sounded. The game really came down to defense with Annika Holquist, Kelsey Klungel, and Isabella Galambos pulling down some key rebounds as well as some key blocked shots. Jane McLoughlin, Kendall Hyatt, Caroline Long and Paige Hall exhausted themselves with critical steals when it came time to press. Ally Peterson, Anna Gsell, and Emily Han contributed on the floor with continuous strong defensive play. The team was lead on offense by Jane McLoughlin with 4 pts, Kendall Hyatt with 3pts and Paige Hall, Caroline Long and Annika Holquist with 2pts each respectively. The team finished league play in first place with a record of 7-0 and then went 1-1 in the North Bay Catholic School League Tournament to finish 2nd.
5th Grade Team photo:
Back row: Coaches Nick Klungel and Bret Hyatt
Middle row: Isabella Galambos, Paige Hall, Annika Holquist, Kelsey Klungel, Ally Peterson, Emily Han, Caroline Long and Anna Gsell
Front row: Kendall Hyatt and Jane McLoughlin
St. A’s March Madness Basketball Tournament (2nd Place – St. Apollinaris 8th Grade Girls Basketball Team)
St. Apollinaris Cheer Team