Varsity Basketball Takes Down Top-seeded All Hallows in Quarterfinal Match-up
In a match-up of the two schools that joined the CHSAA A Division this season (All Hallows from the AA and La Salle from the B), the Cardinals of La Salle earned a hard fought 58-50 victory on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Mount Saint Michael Academy in the Bronx.
Trailing after the first quarter 13-7, All Hallows used 2nd quarter adjustments to net a tied game at halftime.
The Cardinals used timely shooting in the 4th quarter, a stout defense and a dominant performance on the boards to clinch the win.
Amadou Kouyate led the Cardinals with 20 points while Michael Carothers Jr. added 12 points with 11 rebounds and Josiah Chandler chipped in 9 points with 9 rebounds.
With the upset victory, La Salle advances to the CHSAA A Division Semi-finals on Tuesday, February 26th at 6:00pm. The Cardinals will face off against Monsignor Farrell. The game will be played at Saint Raymond’s in the Bronx.
Come out tomorrow to support your winning Cardinals!