Knight and Lady Knights End Their 2015-16 Basketball Season in State Championship Games
Congratulations to our Knights and Lady Knights Basketball teams on their very successful 2015-2016 season!
The Lady Knights won the Class A State Title for the 2nd year in a row with their win over Greenforest, 63-37. This is the Lady Knights 3rd State Championship title in 4 years. Thanks ladies for another spectacular season! Good luck to our seniors, Jasmine Feraro and Yasmeen Ratliff.
The Lady Knights have been chosen from a nationwide selection to be one of only 4 teams to travel to New York to participate in the Dick’s Sporting Goods High School Nationals at Madison Square Garden! The Semi-Final Games will be Friday, April 1st. St. Francis will take on Riverdale Baptist High School from Maryland @ 11:00 A.M. on ESPNU. The Finals will be on April 2nd on ESPNU @ 10:00 A.M. We’d like to recognize our ladies and congratulate them all on their hard work during this spectacular season.
Seniors: Jasmine Feraro and Yasmeen Ratliff
Juniors: Nichel Tampa, Taja Cummings, Kasi Kushkituah, Maya Dodson and Gabby Burrell
Sophomores: Kori McDaniel, Jala Jordan, Olivia Swanston, and Alexis Ratliff
Freshmen: Kennedy Powell, Sarah Recht, and Emma Motter
Team Managers: Brook Halloran, Abby Fremer, and Trent Dodson
Head Coach: Aisha Kennedy
Assistant Coaches – Desiree Williams, Jamika Hindsman & Adrian Ransom
Our Men’s Varsity Knights won the 6A Region again this year for the 4th consecutive season. They played an exciting State Championship game against Greenforest and made us all proud. Good luck to our 6 graduating seniors, Kobi Simmons, Chance Anderson, Anthony Showell, Chandler White and Carson White.
A special thank you to Coach Catlett, Coach Kennedy and their outstanding coaching staffs! We appreciate all of your hard work, exceptional leadership and efforts on behalf of Saint Francis.