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VASJ BOYS BASKETBALL – Short-handed Vikings fall to CCC

A short-handed VASJ squad ran into a red-hot Cleveland Central Catholic team on Feb. 21 and fell to the Ironmen, 89-67. Jaden Hameed led four Vikings in double figures with 19 points. Noah Clarke scored 14 points, Samson Foster added 11 and Sean Johnson chipped in 10 on Senior Night. BK Kwasniak had 8 points,

VASJ BOYS BASKETBALL – Vikings lose at powerhouse Mentor

A brutal stretch to close the regular season continued for VASJ on Feb. 17 as the Vikings fell at Division I power Mentor, 86-70. The loss came three days after a road game at Lake Catholic and precedes games against Cleveland Central Catholic and St. Edward. The Cardinals won their 11th in their last 12

VASJ BOYS BASKETBALL – Vikings fall at Lake Catholic

Lake Catholic withstood a strong early effort from a short-handed VASJ squad to pull away for a 75-60 win and clinch at least a share of the NCL Blue Division on Feb. 14. Lake Catholic senior Luke Frazier scored a game-high 30 points, 20 coming after halftime. He finished with six assists, three blocks, three

VASJ BOYS BASKETBALL – Vikings welcome Broadmoor to Village on Valentine’s Day

Ask VASJ coach Babe Kwasniak what the most important game on the Vikings’ schedule is and it doesn’t take long for him to answer. Mentor? No. St. Edward? No. Lake Catholic, Benedictine, Central Catholic? No. Without hesitation it is the match-up against the Broadmoor Bobcats. Feb. 14 at 10:30 a.m. in the Viking Vilage, the

VASJ SWIMMING – Duhigg, O’Connell qualify for district meet

VASJ swimmers Anika Duhigg and Ryan O’Connell qualified for the Division II District swim meet with strong efforts at the sectionals at SPIRE on Feb. 7. Both will compete at the Cleveland State district meet for a chance at qualifying for state. Girls: Duhigg; ranked 15th in the 50 free and 11th in the 100

VASJ BOYS BASKETBALL – Vikings rally for big road win in Warren

VASJ came back from a late fourth-quarter deficit to knock off host Warren JFK, 77-74, on Feb. 8. Vikings senior Sean Johnson had a career-high 22 points to help VASJ improve to 8-10 on the season. Jaden Hameed scored 15 of his game-high 29 in the fourth quarter for the Vikings. “Sean Johnson’s career-high was

VASJ BOYS BASKETBALL – Vikings run past Eastlake North

VASJ rolled over Eastlake North, 87-68, on Feb. 6. Jonah Waag led the Vikings with 25 points. Noah Clarke had 17 points, Sean Johnson and Anthony Ivey each scored 10 and Samson Foster chipped in 9. “We got career highs from Samson Foster and Noah Clarke, and I thought it was Jonah’s best all around

VASJ GIRLS BASKETBALL – Vikings draw NDCL in sectional semi

VASJ will play at NDCL in a Division II Ashtabula sectional semifinal on Feb. 15. The statewide brackets were released on Feb. 2. The Vikings are the 13 seed in the district. The VASJ/NDCL winner will play either Hawken or St. Martin de Porres in a sectional final.  

VASJ BOYS BASKETBALL – Vikings battle, but fall at St. Ignatius

VASJ held a halftime lead before falling to host St. Ignatius, 70-55, on Feb. 1. The Vikings led, 32-27, at the half, but were unable to hold off the Wildcats in the second half, despite 27 points from Jaden Hameed. VASJ fell to 6-10 on the season. “This is the first time in 10 years