Varsity football played their last home game of the season on Saturday, October 24.
Tensions ran high as the Chaminade Flyers matched up against a formidable St. Anthony’s squad on Thursday, October 22. When Chaminade played St. Anthony’s earlier in the season, the teams tied, and both teams were seeking victory in their last game of the regular season.
The varsity soccer team continued their winning ways on Tuesday, October 20, when the team fought the St. Dominic Bayhawks. This game was not just another league game; it marked the 2015 Senior Game, a time-honored tradition for the oldest members of both squads to reflect on a terrific four years as student athletes.
Chaminade midfielder, Christopher Mercadante ’18 said, “I thought that we fought hard, but came up short right at the end.”
“We were excited to get another opportunity to play St. Anthony’s. They’re our biggest rival, and any time we play them we want to go out and win the game. This time we had a little extra motivation,” said goalkeeper Yanni Rigos ’17.
On Saturday, September 12, the high school football season kicked off with the Varsity and Junior Varsity teams opening at the fan-filled Gold Star Stadium against Poly Prep Country Day School of Brooklyn.
On Saturday, September 12, Flyers Varsity Soccer took on the Commack Cougars in a friendly scrimmage.
The varsity and J.V. Chaminade football teams began their league campaigns on Saturday, September 19 at Gold Star Stadium with high hopes to start their journeys on the right path with wins over the St. Peter’s Eagles of Staten Island. Parents and alumni packed the stadium to support the Flyers.
Sunken Meadow Park, already a very difficult course with many steep hills, was even tougher because of the extreme heat and humidity. It was difficult, but the Flyers lived up to expectations. The freshmen ran well, showcasing their speed during each race.