Friday, January 4, 2013
Angels are still ranked No. 2 in the area, and No. 2 in state, despite suffering first loss of the season in the Viz championship game. Carthage is 10-2 after a second-place finish at the Neosho Tournament.
Just about every time the St. Joseph's Academy girls basketball team takes the floor, they will be the featured attraction. No matter how big or prestigious the event is, the St. Joe girls almost always draw top billing. It was that way at the Visitation Holiday Tournament over the break, where the Angels went 3-1 and took second place, following a championship game loss to No. 1 Incarnate Word Academy. And it will be that way again on Saturday at De Smet High, when St. Joe will play in the marquee matchup of the 5th Annual Prepcasts Elite Girls Basketball Shootout. against Carthage (MO) High. The Angels will match up against one of the top teams from the southwest Missouri area, Carthage High, which owns a 10-2 record this season, after …
Thursday, June 28, 2012
No long trips to Arizona or Florida this year.
Head St. Joseph's Academy coach Julie Matheny has released the varsity basketball schedule for the 2012-13 season. While the team will be traveling to Kentucky, they won't be making a long holiday trip to either Arizona or Florida this year. They do have away games in Louisville, Charleston, MO and will play in the Visitiation Christmas Tournament and the Webster Groves Winter Challenge. Go to the PDF of the 2012-13 Varsity Basketball schedule.
Saturday, January 7, 2012
Maddie Stock's 30 points leads Angels to 59-43 win over the Tigers.
Junior guard Emmie Haring made only one shot in the Prepcasts Girls Shootout IV but it was a good one. Facing a wide open look three pointer, she drained the shot, giving St. Joseph’s Academy its first lead since the early going in their battle with Ozark High School from Southwest Missouri. The three-pointer stood up and the Angels wrestled the game from the Tigers, 59-53 running the season record to 14-2. The Angels were lethargic in the first 16 minutes and fell behind by as many as eight points, when Julie Matheny called time out with 37.0 seconds remaining in the half to stop the bleeding. In the third quarter, St. Joe outscored Ozark 20-2. They made up the five-point halftime deficit and they held a 50-37 point lead, heading into …
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Top-ranked St. Joseph's Academy plays the nightcap against Ozark, Missouri.
The top girls basketball teams in Missouri and illinois will clash in the fifth-annual Prepcasts Elite Shootout Saturday at CBC. Admission for everyone is $5. Here's a capsule look at the schedule of games: 1:00 Eureka Wildcats (6-6) vs Edwardsville Tigers (13-0) Coach Lori Blade has Emmonnie Henderson at 17 points per game to lead her unbeaten Tigers. The Tigers have already won the Salem and Edwardsville Tournaments. James Alsup has the leading scorer in the area at Eureka in Alex Hillyer. This Missouri State signee has a 23.8 points per game as a premier inside player. She leads the Suburban West Conference in points, rebounds and blocked shots 2:30 St Dominic Crusaders (7-3) vs Smithville Warriors (6-3) This is rematch of the 2011 …