Cathedral Preparatory School
Villa Maria Academy
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Athletics

Cathedral Prep

Villa Maria Academy

Results

Team Opponent Date Time Location Result Score Recap
Football - Varsity Boys
1st Round PIAA Playoffs vs. Bellefonte
Clarion University Memorial Stadium
Soccer - Varsity Girls
PIAA Championship vs. Lansdale Catholic
Hersheypark Stadium
Soccer - Varsity Girls
PIAA Semifinal vs. North Catholic
Slippery Rock High School Win 4-2

Abby Godlewski and Ella Raimondi both had a pair of goals as Villa defeated North Catholic 4-2 at Slippery Rock H.S.

Villa punched their ticket to Hershey by scoring 4 straight goals after spotting North Catholic, the WPIAL Champion a 1-0 lead early in the game.  The Victors will face Lansdale Catholic in the PIAA Championship at Hershypark Stadium on Friday.

 

Hockey - Varsity Boys
Mount Lebanon
Mercyhurst Ice Center Win 3-2 SO

The Ramblers won in a shootout over Mount Lebanon on Tuesday 3-2. Jake Kruszewski had two goals including this game winner. Seth Faulkner made 45 saves in net.

Competitive Cheer
UCA Regionals
Slippery Rock University 9th Place

Their first competition under Coach Kathryn Wiltse and Assistants Bill Wiltse and Mindy Marshall saw the Victors take 9th place at the UCA Invitational at Slippery Rock University. 

Hockey - Varsity Boys
St. Ignatius
Loss 3-9
Soccer - Varsity Boys
PIAA Quarterfinals vs. Franklin Regional
Slippery Rock High School Loss 0-2

Prep's only loss of the season comes in the state quarters, falling to Franklin Regional 2-0. The Ramblers finished an outstanding, District 10 championship season at 22-1. 

Soccer - Varsity Girls
PIAA Quarterfinals vs. Bedford
Chartiers Valley H.S. Win 1-0

Villa advanced to the PIAA Semifinal with a 1-0 over the defending state champ, Bedford H.S. Alexa Tojaga gathered a pass from Izzy Schoonover and lofted a perfect placement over the keeper. Senior Goalie Alex Velez and the Victors defense made that stand up. The Victors will North Catholic with a trip to Hershey on the line.

Football - Varsity Boys
PIAA Subregional vs. University Prep
Cupples Stadium Win 42-6

Prep jumped to a 42-0 halftime lead and never looked back in eliminating University Prep 42-6. Tamar Sample was 5-9 for 136 yards and two TD’s. Both went to Jaelen Carson who had 3 catches for 101 yards.

Hockey - Varsity Boys
North Allegheny
Baierl Galaxy Loss 1-5
Soccer - Varsity Boys
1st Round PIAA Playoffs vs. Blackhawk
Fairview High School Win 4-0

Jack Foht scored a hat trick and the Ramblers found the net four times, all in the second half, in a 4-0 win vs. Blackhawk. 

Soccer - Varsity Girls
1st Round PIAA Playoffs vs. Yough H.S.
Fairview High School Win 4-2

Villa Jumped out to a 2-0 halftime lead thanks to goals from Ella Raimondi and Mackenzie Fletcher in defeating WPIAL foe Yough H.S. in the PIAA Championship's 1st round. Morgan Harrington and Moira Thunell added goals in the second half with Lauren Baloga adding an assist. The Victors will face Bedford out of District 5 in the next round.

Tennis - Varsity Girls
PIAA Doubles Championship Match vs. Delco Christian
Hershey Racquet Club State Champions

Senior Sarah DeMarco and Junior Tara Thomas made PIAA history with a 6-2, 6-0 win over Delco Christian. It was their record setting 3rd straight PIAA Doubles Championship. Congratulations to the Victors, led by Coach Mary Jean Taylor and assistant Amery Hollingsworth.

Cross Country - Varsity Boys
PIAA Championship Meet
Parkview CC Course
Tennis - Varsity Girls
PIAA Doubles Championship Semifinal against Wyoming Seminary
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Hershey Racquet Club Win 6-1,6-1

Sarah DeMarco swept into the PIAA Doubles Championship Match with a straight Set win over Wyoming Seminary.

The dynamic duo is looking for their 3rd straight PIAA gold.

Cross Country - Varsity Girls
PIAA Championship
Parkview CC Course
Football - Varsity Boys
D-10 Championship vs. Fort LeBoeuf
Veterans Stadium Win 56-0

Prep captured the D-10 championship over Fort LeBoeuf. Tamar Sample was 6-8 for 154 yards and 3 TD's in the first half. Jaelen Carson had one of those TD receptions and blocked a punt to score another. The Ramblers yielded just 130 yards in total offense. 

Tennis - Varsity Girls
PIAA Doubles Championship vs. Allentown Central Catholic.
Hershey Racquet Club Win 6-1, 6-0

Round 2 goes to Sarah and Tara. They will face Wyoming Seminary in the State Semifinals

Tennis - Varsity Girls
PIAA Doubles Championship vs. Wyomissing
Hershey Racquet Club Win 6-4, 6-1

Sarah DeMarco and Tara Thomas began their PIAA Doubles quest with a win over Wyomissing. They’ll face a Allentown Central Catholic dude next at 5 PM.

Tennis - Varsity Girls
PIAA Singles Championship vs. East Pennsboro
Hershey Racquet Club Loss
Soccer - Varsity Boys
D-10 Championship vs. Slippery Rock
Fort LeBoeuf H.S. Win 2-1 OT

In a torrential storm, the Ramblers pulled out a 2-1 overtime victory to capture the District trophy. Danny Harrington got the winner in the extra session.

Soccer - Varsity Girls
District Ten Championship vs. Mercyhurst
Fort LeBoeuf H.S. Win 1-0

Ella Seifert found Ella Raimondi for a first half goal and GK Alex Velez and the Victor defense made it stand up as Villa defeated rival Mercyhurst 1-0 for the AA District Ten title.

Hockey - Varsity Boys
Bethel Park
Mercyhurst Ice Center Win 2-1

Joe Agresti scored twice as Prep won their first game back, in honor of teammate Jack Shoenig, 2-1. 

Soccer - Varsity Boys
D-10 Semifinal vs. Fort LeBoeuf
Harbor Creek High School Win 6-0

Jack Foht netted a hat trick, helping Prep to advance to the D-10 championship. 

Soccer - Varsity Girls
District Ten Semifinal vs. General McLane
Fort LeBoeuf H.S. Win 2-0

Mackenzie Fletcher and Abby Godlewski scored for Villa as they defeated GM. Alex Velez had the shutout in goal.

Water Polo - Varsity Boys
State Championship vs. LaSalle
Wilson HS Win 11-8

11 goals got the Ramblers 3rd in the state. Prep defeats LaSalle 11-8. Robbie Lupo had 5 goals, Michael Rahner 3. Connor Moritz, Mark Miller and Joseph Armanini also scored. All-State selections: 1st Team - Mike Rahner, 2nd Team - Robbie Lupo & Ethan Neff, Honorable Mention - Mark Miller.

Water Polo - Varsity Girls
Small School State Championship vs.Muhlenberg
Win 10-7

Villa wins the small school state tournament, 10-7 over Muhlenberg. Laura Anthony had 3 goals. Emily Consiglio, Molly Fehr, Ellen Mercatoris-Morrison, Emma Sanders, Rachel Kreidinger, Maddie Slater and Jasmine Chen also scored. Olivia Sanders had 18 saves and 4 steals.

Football - Junior Varsity Boys
Clarkson North
Dollinger Field PPD.
Cross Country - Varsity Boys
D-10/D-8 Qualifying Meet
Buhl Park 3rd Place

Prep’s Kody Klein (2nd), Devan Bailey (6th) and Kaemen Smith (10th) qualified for the state meet in Hershey. The team finished 3rd in the meet.

Cross Country - Varsity Girls
D-10 AA Meet
Buhl Park 6th Place

Freshman Sarah Clark finished 4th as Villa finished 6th overall as a team

Water Polo - Varsity Boys
Boys State Championship vs. North Penn
Wilson HS Loss 7-10

Prep lost 10-7 to North Penn. Michael Rahner had 3 goals.

Water Polo - Varsity Girls
Small School State Tournament vs. Springfield
Springfield Township H.S. Win 12-1

Villa WP defeats host team Springfield H.S by a 12-1 score. Maddie Slater had 3 goals, Shelby Adams and Laura Anthony 2, Molly Fehr, Ellen Mercatoris-Morrison, Emma Sanders, Rachel Kreidinger, Lauren Belmonte also scored.

Olivia Sanders had 13 saves, which gives her the school record with 315 saves, passing Emily Rodriguez.

Football - Varsity Boys
Canada Prep Academy
Dollinger Field Win 55-0

Jaheim Howard rushed for 101 yards and a touchdown in Prep's regular season finale. Tamar Sample was 6-6 for 64 yards and a pair of touchdowns, both going to Jack Oedekoven. He caught 4 balls for 83 yards. 

Water Polo - Varsity Boys
Boys State Championship vs. Wilson
Wilson HS Win 9-8

Huge win for the Prep water polo squad to open the state championships. They shade Wilson 9-8. Michael Rahner had 4 goals. Robbie Lupo had 3 while Ethan Neff and Connor Moritz each had one.

Football - Freshman Boys vs.
Erie High School
TBD
Veterans Stadium PPD.
Soccer - Varsity Boys
D-10 Quarterfinal vs. Franklin
Fairview High School Win 11-0

Prep advanced into the next round with a shutout win over the Knights. 

Volleyball - Varsity Girls
District Ten Quarterfinal vs. Meadville H.S.
Cochranton High School Loss 0-3
Golf - Varsity Boys
PIAA Team Championship
Heritage Hills Resort 5th Place

The Prep golf team finished fifth in the state. Evan Rowane shot a 76 while Breckin Taylor carded an 82. Phil Pedano had an 85, Luke Misko an 86.

Golf - Varsity Girls
PIAA Team Tournament
Heritage Hills Resort 3rd Place

The Villa golf team finishes 3rd in the state. Madison Klinger shot an 80, Tara Thomas an 86 and McKenna Longoria had a 97.

Soccer - Varsity Girls
District Ten Quarterfinal vs. Greenville
Fairview High School Win 6-0

Abby Godlewski and MacKenzie Fletcher each had a pair of goals, Ella Raimondi added a goal and 3 assists, and Alexa Tojaga had a goal as Villa defeated Greenville in the D-10 Playoffs. Alex Velez had the shutout as Villa advanced to the D-10 Semi's.

Tennis - Varsity Girls
PIAA 1st Round vs. Sewickley Academy
Oxford Athletic Club Loss 2-3

Villa lost a tough match to Sewickley Academy in Pittsburgh, ending a great season. The Victors got wins from the doubles tandems of Rachel Bowen / Lauren Passarelli, and Annie Prichard / Abby Consiglio.

Golf - Varsity Boys
PIAA Individual Tournament
Heritage Hills Resort

Prep's Evan Rowane is a medalist. The junior placed 5th at the PIAA golf championship, carding a pair of even-par 71's.

Golf - Varsity Boys
PIAA Individual Tournament
Heritage Hills Resort

Prep’s Evan Rowane sits in 4th place after an opening round 72 at the ?PIAA individual golf championship. He is four shots in back of the leader.

Water Polo - Varsity Boys
Western Conference Championship vs. North Allegheny
David Hallman Aquatics Center Win 11-4

Cathedral Prep is the Western Conference champion. The Ramblers downed North Allegheny 11-4. Michael Rahner scored 5 times. Ethan Neff had 3 goals, Robbie Lupo 2 and Matt McCormick also scored.

Soccer - Junior Varsity Boys
Hickory Tournament vs. Hickory
Hickory High School Win 5-0
Water Polo - Varsity Girls
Western Conference Championship vs. North Allegheny
David Hallman Aquatics Center Loss 5-6
Soccer - Junior Varsity Boys
Hickory Tournament vs. Sharon
Hickory High School Win 5-0
Soccer - Junior Varsity Boys
Hickory Tournament vs. Sharpsville
Hickory High School Win 11-0
Football - Junior Varsity Boys vs.
Erie High School
Veterans Stadium Win 31-22
Water Polo - Varsity Girls
Western Conference Championship vs. McDowell
David Hallman Aquatics Center Loss 2-3