The Cathedral Royal Irish's 14-0 victory in the Boys HS Club NIT was a
tough battle, but that was OK, Cathedral is used to it.
The Indianapolis team won their second NIT in three years by beating three
Californian teams by an average of nine points - Sierra Foothills 24-17,
Danville 12-7, and Santa Monica... Read More
In an exciting final, Gonzaga HS held off a furious Jesuit comeback to win
the boys High School NIT single-school bracket 27-26 Saturday in Elkhart,
Gonzaga were paced by the excellent goalkicking of
Ben Cima, and two tries from center Michael Barry, the Air Force
Academy-bound midfielder who had a lights-out game at a critical
Jesuit scored early when a Gonzaga... Read More
It will be Jesuit of Sacramento and Gonzaga of Washington DC in the final
of the Boys Single-School NIT, a repeat of the 2013 final won by
The Marauders from Sacramento showcased some slick ball-handling and
superior power up front to take a commanding lead against Xavier. But in
the second half of that semifinal, the New York team battled back, scoring
twice to make it... Read More
Cathedral Royal Irish have qualified for their third-straight Boys HS Club
NIT final with a tough 12-7 victory over Danville Friday.
In a game where both teams squandered
excellent scoring opportunities despite the rain in Elkhart, Ind.,
Cathedral at least got points from multiple trips inside the 22 - scoring
four penalty goals.
The teams were deadlocked at 0-0 for much of the... Read More
Xavier High School moved into the Single-School Boys NIT semis with a 29-3
defeat of Greenwich Thursday, a game that Xavier never felt completely
"We didn't make many substitutions," said Xavier Head Coach Joe Sweeney.
"Greenwich is very dangerous and I think we wanted to be absolutely sure.
We also were bringing back some players from injury and wanted them to get... Read More
Eight teams are left looking in the hunt for national titles in Boys High
School after quarterfinal matches Thursday.
In the Boys Multi-Schooly (aka HS Club) division, Danville hammered
defending champs United 41-19 in an impressive display. Cathedral, 2013
finalists and 2012 champions, had to work to hold off Sierra Foothills
The San Diego Mustangs upset the Kansas City... Read More
Two teams that went to overtime a year ago will meet again in the Boys HS
Club NIT, this time in the semis, as Cathedral and Danville both won their
quarterfinal matches this weekend.
Cathedral is looking to book their third-straight NIT final, and held off a
tenacious Sierra Foothills team 24-17.... Read More
With three brackets at the Boys HS NIT, there’s a lot to look at this
weekend (well, long weekend, as the game begin Thursday).
So, since the action in Elkhart, Ind. begins tomorrow, let’s get to
Jesuit v Brownsburg
Xavier v Greenwich
Penn v St. Thomas Aquinas
Notre Dame de la Salette v Gonzaga
The great thing about this NIT is that the games are (... Read More
The Girls National High School Invitational is set to kick off this weekend
in Western Massachusetts, with 16 teams in two tiers.
Here's a quick rundown of the schedule and our picks:
Saturday, May 17 Quarterfinals
Fallbrook (Calif.) v North Bay (Md.)
Catholic Memorial (Wisc.) v Kent (Wash.)
Amazons (Calif.) v St. Joseph's Academy (Ohio)
DSHA (Wisc.) v Danville (Calif... Read More