Cardinal Gibbons celebrated the 25th anniversary of its Wrestling program on January 11th. Mayor Seiler proclaimed the day "Coach Frank Pettineo Day" in Fort Lauderdale. The current Chiefs lineup picked up dominant victories over Miramar and Calvary Christian. Dozens of team alumni, from every year, and their parents returned to celebrate.
The Wrestling team took 2nd at the Broward County Athletic Association Championships tonight at Pompano Beach High. Three Chiefs came home as individual champions: juniors Jamel Morris (120), Jamal Morris (126 pounds), and Anthony Vazquez (138). Nicholas Limperis (145) took 2nd. Ryan Thomas (195) took 3rd. Ross Clark (106) and Trevor Martin (182) finished 4th.
The Girls and Boys Cross Country teams held their 42nd annual banquet this past Sunday at the Lighthouse Point Yacht & Racquet Club. Check out Mr. Perry's season highlight video. The following girls were given awards over brunch: Nicole Clark (Freshman Award), Brittany Morgan (Sophomore), Victoria Vigarino (Junior), and Morgan Rodriguez (Senior).
The Girls Soccer team defeated Somerset Academy 2-0 last night behind goals from Kaila Jones and Tais Salles. Mackenzie Crittenberger had both assists. Tricia Solenski had the shutout.
The Girls Soccer team heads into the District Tournament this week as the top seed. They are slated to play the winner of Mater Lakes and Somerset in a semifinal at 5:00 on Wednesday. With a win, they'll play Chaminade at 7:00 on Friday for the district title. All games are being held at the University School Athletic Complex in Davie. 1/14/13
The Wrestling Team's 25th Anniversary Celebration tonight (Friday) and the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony tomorrow (Saturday at 4:00) are being webcast live online at www.cardinalgibbons.ihigh.com. 1/11/13
The Cardinal Gibbons Athletic Hall of Fame will be unveiling seven new plaques in the gym lobby this afternoon: John Bloom '74, Mary Dunne Hembd '89, Bruce Link '92, Michael Werle '97, Jodi Kenoyer Zeman '99, Coach Jim Scott, and the 2002 & 2003 Wrestling Teams. The induction ceremony will start at 4:00 (1/12) in the gymnasium. A reception in the lobby follows the ceremony.
The Lady Chiefs defeated Pine Crest last night 2-0 at home on Senior Night. Mackenzie Crittenberger scored both goals. Senior Tricia Solenski had nine saves for her 7th shutout of the season. The following seniors were honored: Solenski, Gloria Contreras, Lucia DeSanto, Kaila Jones, Amber LaCerra, Janie Rinderman, Katie Alessi, Hailie Jones, and Morgan Rodriguez. 1/10/13
The Girls Soccer team defeated Deerfield Beach 6-0 last night behind goals from Cosette Motta, Arianne Cardoso, and Kaila Jones, all of whom also had an assist. Tricia Solenski and Valencia Vigarino split the shutout. 1/9/13