Athletics News Archive

Rowbury '02 Sets US National Record in 2-Mile

June 02, 2014 San Francisco's Shannon Rowbury '02 broke the American record in the women's 2-mile run Saturday, May 31, in the 40th annual Prefontaine Classic. Rowbury finished fourth in 9 minutes, 20.25 seconds. A graduate of Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory, she surpassed the previous American record of 9:21... Read more

Kevin Greene '09 Returns Home, Signs With 49ers

May 27, 2014 The 49ers signed two players with Bay Area ties Tuesday: Kevin Greene '09, who was born in Oakland and attended Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep-San Francisco, and Stanford linebacker Chase Thomas. Greene, 24, who was undrafted after playing at USC, received a three-year deal. The 6-4, 255-pounder... Read more

Nate Ngo '06 Joins Portland Pilots Volleyball Staff

March 21, 2014 The University of Portland's first-year volleyball head coach Brent Crouch has completed his staff with the additions of assistants Nate Ngo '06 and Nellie Coleman. Most recently Ngo worked on the University of Nebraska women's volleyball staff, while Coleman has been a member of the U.S. National... Read more

Fightin' Irish Basketball Teams Headed to CCS Open Division Playoffs

February 28, 2014 A year after sending both the boys and girls basketball teams to their respective State championship games, Sacred Heart Cathedral is primed for another set of deep runs into the postseason in 2014.  The girls varsity team (19-6) earned the top-seed in the CCS Open Division playoffs for the... Read more

ESPN highlights William Henneberry '48 and the 1951 USF Dons

February 07, 2014 William Henneberry '48 and the USF Class of 1951 will be featured in an ESPN special on February 9 at 4 pm highlighting the undefeated, untied, and uninvited team. The special will be reaired throughout the week on ESPNU and ESPN2, check for times here. To read more about Henneberry's... Read more
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Danny Barrett '08 Joins US National 7s Rugby Team

January 28, 2014 Danny Barrett '08 scored a try against Argentina in his first game with the US National 7s team Olympic Residency Squad on January 25, 2014. A four-time collegiate All-American during his Golden Bear career, University of California graduate Danny Barrett has signed a contract to join the U.S... Read more

Coach Rogers '09 Featured in Catholic San Francisco

January 27, 2014 Tierra Rogers’ story reads like the Book of Job. In the first 19 years of her life, the former superstar and current coach of women’s basketball at Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory endured childhood in an impoverished, violence-riddled neighborhood, struggled with learning challenges in school,... Read more

SHC Loading Up on Tough Games

January 22, 2014 Sacred Heart Cathedral boys basketball coach Darrell Barbour walked off the Haas Pavilion court Monday shaking his head. "Little things," he said. "Lots of little things." The Irish (11-4), the two-time defending Northern California Division III champions, had just lost 73-62 to 18-1 El Cerrito -... Read more
Gardner was also named MVP of the club 7s championship.

Gardner '03 Named National Player of the Year

January 07, 2014 It takes incredible leadership to gel a squad under the circumstances in which the Berkeley All Blues found themselves, and RUGBYMag’s Women’s Club 7s Player of the Year, Irene Gardner '03, was inspiring in her individual play and the stability she provided the team. Women’s club 7s is... Read more

Kamilah Jackson '10 Nominated for Service Award

December 03, 2013 The Women's Basketball Coaches Association, the National Association of Basketball Coaches and the Allstate Insurance Company announced Hawai'i senior forward Kamilah Jackson '10 as one of 52 NCAA Division I women's basketball nominees for the 2014 Allstate WBCA and NABC Good Works Teams on... Read more