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St. Raymond 8th-graders win hoops title

 

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The eighth-grade boys basketball team at St. Raymond School in Menlo Park won the North-South PPSL Championship against All Souls on Wednesday night, March 9, at Serra High School in San Mateo.

With a final score of 42-25, the five-man St. Raymond Cardinals team finished the season undefeated.

Coaches were Randy Keller, Terry Haught and Ken Gardner.

The five St. Raymond players -- Scott Blankenberg, Rudy Diaz, Adam Greenlow, Philiip Myers and Charlie Phillips -- dominated the 10-man All Souls team from South San Francisco, for the Peninsula Parishes School League Championship,

Submitted by Katie Blankenberg of Portola Valley, who attends Sacred Heat Prep in Atherton.

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Posted by James
a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Mar 22, 2011 at 6:38 pm

Great basketball playing 5 man team ! Impressive score as well.


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Posted by Mike P.
a resident of Menlo Park: Felton Gables
on Mar 23, 2011 at 7:08 am

Played for the Cardinals a LONG time ago! Good job, men! Keep up the good work!


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Posted by Rich
a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Mar 23, 2011 at 1:44 pm

What a great 5-man team. It must be tough to play all 4 periods ... what happens if someone fouls out ? Very impressive...good coaching.


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Posted by Julie
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Mar 24, 2011 at 10:21 am

St. Raymond has great athletics...their teams always make it to the playoffs. Hope these boys go on to play in high school. Congratulations St. Raymond.


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Posted by Ann
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Mar 25, 2011 at 8:34 am

Proud Parent of Charlie!!! Great job, boys!! Another year on the banner for the Class of 2011!


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Posted by brh
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Feb 7, 2013 at 5:35 pm

Hey I used to go to the school and moved. Who was in this team?


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