St. Francis Prep

St. Francis Prep gymnastics team aiming to continue championship dominance
St. Francis Prep gymnastics team aiming to continue championship dominance
News Liam La Guerre 11/20/2013 at 4:16PM

The St. Francis Preparatory School gymnastics team has become a powerhouse. On Friday, October 25, the team swept all events at the Catholic High School Athletic Association (CHSAA) championships to win its third consecutive title. Junior Khayla Martinez and senior Nicole Donini led the team and finished first and second in the individual showcase. Senior [...]

Football legend Vince Lombardi honored at alma mater St. Francis Prep
Football legend Vince Lombardi honored at alma mater St. Francis Prep
Sports Liam La Guerre 10/02/2013 at 4:51PM

St. Francis Preparatory School senior Kevin Brown had trouble choosing his high school years ago, but he had one requirement: it had to have a football team. His mother chose St. Francis and when he first joined the Terriers, one thing he’ll never forget the coaching staff told him is that legendary pro football head [...]

Vince Lombardi to be honored at alma mater St. Francis Prep
Vince Lombardi to be honored at alma mater St. Francis Prep
Sports Liam La Guerre 9/27/2013 at 3:34PM

The Pro Football Hall of Fame will recognize the late Vince Lombardi in a special ceremony at St. Francis Preparatory School on Wednesday, October 2. A plaque honoring Lombardi will be presented at the school, where it will be permanently placed, as a part of the Hometown Hall of Famers program. Lombardi’s grandson, John, will [...]

St. Francis Prep goes for first baseball championship since 2007
St. Francis Prep goes for first baseball championship since 2007
News Queens Courier Staff 5/15/2013 at 12:07PM

With a strong starting rotation and a solid bullpen, St. Francis Prep is eyeing its first baseball championship since 2007. Senior captain Nick LoPrinzi has been a major asset to the Terriers. LoPrinzi, a four-year varsity standout, has played behind the plate, on the mound and at first base in his young career. This season [...]

Middle Village teen makes Intel Science Talent Search semifinals
Middle Village teen makes Intel Science Talent Search semifinals
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 1/24/2013 at 2:34PM

A Middle Village brainiac has brought bragging rights to the borough as the only Queens kid to make the semifinals in a prestigious national science competition. Aishvarya Arora, 17, a senior at St. Francis Prep, made the second to last cut in this year’s Intel Science Talent Search, joining 300 of the country’s brightest high [...]

Prep teams eye championships
Prep teams eye championships
Sports Neil A. Carousso 10/24/2012 at 3:34PM

This fall sports season, the Saint Francis Prep Terriers have dominated on the gridiron, volleyball court and in gymnastics — going a combined 22-0. The Terriers football team is 6-0 in Catholic High School Football League (CHSFL) competition after their 35-14 victory last Saturday night, October 20, in Brooklyn against the Bishop Ford Falcons. The [...]

SFP beats Xavier in overtime
Sports Neil A. Carousso 10/10/2012 at 10:58AM

After beating the Xavier Knights 41-35 in overtime at Hofstra University in Hempstead on Saturday night, October 6, the Saint Francis Prep Terriers are 4-1 overall and 4-0 in Catholic High School Football League (CHSFL) competition. Their lone loss was against Washingtonville High School, from Kingston, New York, in week one. One of the Terriers’ [...]

SFP’s gymnastic team maintains balance as they look toward another championship
SFP’s gymnastic team maintains balance as they look toward another championship
Sports Neil A. Carousso 10/09/2012 at 6:05PM

The Saint Francis Prep Terriers gymnastics team — the reigning Catholic High School Athletic Association (CHSAA) champions — won their first two meets of the season against the Kellenberg Firebirds and the Holy Trinity Titans last week. Each gymnast has their strengths on the four apparatuses they compete on: vault, uneven bars, balance beam and [...]