Monthly Archives: December 2016

Varsity Basketball advances to Msgr. King Tourney Championship

The Varsity basketball team prevailed in a thrilling match-up with Nazareth Regional HS last night in the semifinals of the Msgr. King Tournament held at St. Thomas Aquinas in Brooklyn. The Cardinals were led by Isaiah Allen-Smith (27 pts, 11 rebs) and James Bouknight (25 puts, 11 rebs) as they withstood a furious 4th quarter…
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Varsity Basketball defeats North Babylon 68-40

Playing in their first game of the Msgr. King Tournament, Varsity Basketball used a great defensive effort to secure a 68-40 victory over North Babylon last night. James Bouknight (21 points, 8 rebs, 5 asts) led four Cardinals in double figures while Justin Rivera (16 points, 6 rebs), Isaiah Allen-Smith (12 points, 8 rebs) and…
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Freshman/JV Basketball Recap

Freshman/JV Basketball at Msgr. Scanlan Christmas Classic In yesterday’s 2nd Freshman game, the LaSalle Freshman fell to the Susan Wagner by the score of 69-66, despite a frantic 4th quarter comeback from 10 points down to start the final stanza.  The Cardinals were led by Joshua Nolberto with 26 points and Amadou Kouyate with 14…
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Bishop DiMarzio Celebrates Mass at La Salle!

December 22, 2016 - On the students' last day before the Christmas break, La Salle hosted Bishop DiMarzio from the Diocese of Brooklyn and Queens, a diocese where many of La Salle’s students live. The students enjoyed a beautiful Mass said by Bishop DiMarzio while the student band and chorus provided reflective music. The Bishop…
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LSA Bowling @ Brooklyn/Queens Championships

Last night, both the Cardinals JV and Varsity Bowling teams faced off against Archbishop Molloy High School in the Brooklyn - Queens Championship. Varsity lost the series 2-1 but was led by Devin Flowers with a high game of 221 and a 615 three game series. Devin was followed by Eric Santana who had a 201…
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JV Basketball Falls in OT at Cardinal Spellman

The JV Basketball team (4-2, 3-0) battled back from an early 15 point deficit before suffering a nail-biting 72-71 OT loss to Cardinal Spellman last night in the Bronx. A tight contest throughout where both teams made runs to swing the momentum, the free-throw line would be the deciding factor as Spellman would make 2…
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Freshman Basketball earns victory over Moore Catholic

Playing at home for the first time this season, the Freshman basketball team earned a 65-46 league win over Moore Catholic on Tuesday evening. Showing a commitment to defense the Freshman would lead wire to wire in route to the victory. The Cardinals were led by Amadou Kouyate and Joshua Nolberto who each had 14…
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Varsity Basketball defeats Cardinal Spellman 63-43

Playing against long-time rival Cardinal Spellman for the first time in 4 years, the Varsity used stingy first-half defense to enter halftime with a 42-22 halftime lead. The team would keep that momentum in the second half as it secured the 63-43 victory. The Cardinals were led by James Bouknight(13 points), Bryce Council (11 points)…
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JV Basketball defeats St. John’s Prep

JV Basketball (4-1,3-0) earned a 73-32 league win against St.John's Prep on Wednesday evening in Astoria. The team used a strong 2nd half to secure a comfortable lead. The Cardinals were led by James Felton, who  led the way with 33 points followed by Jamari Watts and Nicholas Rivera who each added 9 points. JV…
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Varsity Basketball Defeats St. John’s Prep

Varsity Basketball (4-1, 2-0) earned their 2nd league win of the season with a 82-45 victory over St. John's Prep on Wednesday night in Astoria. A true team effort, the Cardinals were led by Isaiah Allen-Smith's 22 points while Korey Williams chipped in 19 points. Justin Rivera had a strong game with 14 points and…
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JV Basketball Defeats Cathedral Prep!

The JV basketball team(3-1) earned a 63-46 win against Cathedral Prep on Tuesday evening in Queens. Leading by 6 points to start the 4th quarter, the Cardinals defensive intensity allowed the team to extend its lead and secure the victory. The Cardinals were led by James Felton(28pts) and Jaden Ault(16pts). JV Basketball returns to action…
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Big Win for Varsity Basketball!

Coming off its first loss of the season, the Varsity Basketball team earned a 78-20 victory over Cathedral Prep on Tuesday evening. The first league game of the young season, the team secured 22 steals throughout the game, setting the tone on the defensive end. James Bouknight led the way with 20 points while Justin…
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Bowling is Victorious in the First Round of Playoffs!

  Yesterday evening, both the JV and Varsity Cardinal Bowling teams defeated Holy Cross High School in the first round of the playoffs. Both teams advance to the Brooklyn - Queens Championship where they both face Molloy High School. Varsity Devin Flowers led all scores with a 232 and a 644 three game series .…
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Lasallian Student Sponsorship Dinner 2016

Every year, generous friends of La Salle choose to sponsor La Salle students by contributing to their tuition, ensuring that La Salle can offer scholarships to our students and keep tuition as low as possible. Every year, our sponsors are able to spend time with each other at our annual Lasallian Student Sponsorship Dinner. On…
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Varsity Basketball Plays in the Br. Arnold Tournament

In their first game of the season and also their first game of the Br. Arnold Tournament held at Msgr. McClancy, the Cardinals used a convincing 2nd half run to pull away in the 3rd quarter en route to a 80-52 victory. The Cardinals had five players in double figures led by Isaiah Allen-Smith and…
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Bowling Headed to the Playoffs!

On Tuesday, December 6, 2016 the Cardinals JV and Varsity Bowling teams played The Mary Louis Academy for their final game of the regular season and both teams were victorious. Varsity: Freshman Devin Flowers led all scores  with a 288 league high game. He also had a 713 league high series . Daquan King  followed with…
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JV Basketball Defeats St. Joseph By The Sea!

[video width="500" height="256" mp4="https://www.lasalleacademy.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/IMG_4422_mp4.mp4" autoplay="true"][/video] JV Basketball  defeated St. Joseph by the Sea 51-48 on Friday night, December 2nd.  The visitors from Staten Island made a furious 4 quarter run, erasing a 13 point lead and tying the game with 30 seconds left. Refocused, the Cardinals secured the win with key defensive rebound and a…
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Results from the IAABO Tournament

In the first game of the Freshman IAABO tournament on Friday, December 2nd, the Cardinals fell to Holy Trinity 62-50. A hard fought team effort throughout the game, the team was led by Devin Justinian with 12 points while Amadou Kouyate and Isaiah Brown each added 9 points. The Freshman basketball team defeated Regis today…
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The McGee Science Center: A Dedication Ceremony

On Friday, December 2, 2016, La Salle dedicated The McGee Science Center in honor of the McGee family. Because of their generosity, La Salle is able to have four hydroponic towers and two 3D printers in the classroom. Nearly 20 members of the McGee family were able to attend this dedication ceremony as well as…
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Bowling Headed To The Top!

On Tuesday November 29, 2016 the Cardinals JV and Varsity Bowling Teams faced Christ The King high school and once again both teams were victorious.  Michael Anorve led all scores for junior varsity with a 224 game and a 557 three game series. , Jimmy Falcon had a 177 game.  The win moved their to…
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