Diocese of Providence hosts New England Basketball Tournament
Pictured at top right, both St. Pius V Parish girls and boys teams celebrate first place victories. Pictured above at right, Friday night, Our Lady of Mercy School’s girls basketball enjoyed a 36-24 win over St. Catherine of Siena of Trumbull, Connecticut, at Bishop Hendricken High School to advance in the tournament. Bishop Richard G. Henning and Father Daniel M. Mahoney cheer on the team. The team took second place after a very close 24-22 championship game to St. Mary’s of Hartford, which took place on Sunday April 2, at La Salle Academy. At left, St. Bernard Church of Norwich, Conn. wins 69 to 33 against St. Mary’s of the Hill, Milton Massachusetts, Friday, March 31.
Photo: Chris Jenkins, and St. Pius V Church (submitted)
The Diocese of Providence hosted the 2023 New England CYO basketball championships during the first weekend in April, welcoming Catholic athletes from nearby dioceses.