An exciting weekend of CYO Volleyball Playoff action culminated in three final games of skilled play before packed crowds. St. Anne, Union City won their first volleyball championship in the 6th grade with the match going to three sets, the final set score 15-13! The team from Holy Spirit, Fremont repeated championships and won the 7th grade, The 8th grade champion, St. Leander, San Leandro, "three-peated" winning the diocesan championship this year and in the 6th and 7th grades. Playoffs saw great volleyball play from all teams before excited families!
Pictured above is 8th grade finals action from 8th grade team St. Philip Neri with diocesan 8th grade champion St. Leander and runner-up St. Philip Neri pictured below.
Exciting Play in the 2014 Jim Negri Girls' CYO Volleyball Tournament
7th and 8th grade CYO teams from around the diocese met at Moreau Catholic High School, Hayward on January 19th for the annual "Jim Negri Tournament." The day began with a special Mass with tournament action following. The tournament was started almost 50 years ago by Jim Negri, a founder of girls' sports in our diocese.
Pictured above and below are the opening Mass and the RC Camp Sportsmanship Award Winners - St Felicitas in the 8th Grade and St. Felicitas/St. Bede in the 7th Grade - For results, see the tournament listing on the right of this page.
The Marty Mart Girls' Volleyball Scholarship Award
2014 Marty Mart CYO Volleyball Scholarship Awarded!
The 2014 Marty Mart Volleyball Scholarship has been awarded to Bailey Diaz from Our Lady of Grace Parish, Castro Valley. Bailey is pictured above with the Mart family.
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