All three volleyball teams were in action today. The 8th graders won both of their matches for the day.They defeated Collegiate to open the day in an exciting three set win and then downed All Saints in the second match. The 7th graders were at Holy Cross. They lost their first match in three sets to St. Catherine but then rebounded to down St. Mary Derby in straight sets. The 6th grade showed good improvement but lost both of their matches to All Saints and St. Francis.
The boys soccer team extended their winning streak to three games with a 8-3 victory over the Wichita Home-school Defenders. The boys scored early and often building a 7-2 lead by halftime. Many exciting goals and good assist passes on the goals. Up next for the team will be in action next Tuesday when they get a chance at revenge with a game against Central Christian who handed the team its only loss this season 3-2 in the opening game of the season.
The boys soccer team won its second straight game with a 2-0 victory over Elyria Christian School. It was another well played game and had at least three other shots on goal just miss by hitting to posts. The boys will have a game on Thursday here at Holy Cross against the Wichita Defenders. It will begin at 4:3
The Holy Cross volleyball teams got their season going today. The 6th grade team ran into a tough Resurrection team and lost in two sets. The 7th grade team went 1-1 losing to resurrection in 3 sets and defeating St. Anne 2-0. The 8th graders had an exciting match with Magdalen but fell 2-1. All three teams will play again next Saturday. We will be hosting the 7th grade games next week. For details on when and where games will be played see the calendar section below
The boys soccer team played a great game with the Wichita Warriors. Each half was just a little too long or they would have come away with a victory. The Eagles were up 1-0 when the Warriors scored a goal to tie with a minute to go in the first half. Then after taking a 2-1 lead in the second half the Warriors scored in the last few seconds of the game to tie it up at 2-2. Up next will be a game against Berean Academy on Thursday. It will start at 4:00.
This week the volleyball teams go into action for the first time. However there has been one change in the schedule. St. Margaret Mary announced that they would have to forfeit their 6th grade matches on Saturday. So our 6th grade team will just play one match. It will be a 9:15 match at St. Francis against Resurrection.
The 7th grade team will be playing at Blessed Sacrament and the 8th grade at St. Thomas.
The soccer team will have two games this week on Tuesday and Thursday.
For complete schedule of events see the calendar portion of the blog.
The boys soccer team will have its first match next Tuesday against Central Christian here at Holy Cross.The match will begin at 4:30. We currently have 21 boys out for soccer and all are working hard and showing lots of improvement. It also will be a spirit wear day for the school as all students are encouraged to either wear blue and white or Holy Cross spirit wear.
Volleyball still has a few weeks before they have a match. Once the schedule is released I will have the on the calendar below. We do know that the first matches will be on September 9 but do not have any specifics.
The new bleachers have been installed and are a great blessing to the school and church. Be sure to stop by the gym and take a look at them.