Monday, July 22, 2024

VASJ takes bye as top seed in D3 Garfield Heights District

Villa Angela-St. Joseph's pursuit of a sixth state championship in boys basketball will begin at Viking Village on March 6.

VASJ, the top seed in the Division III Garfield Heights District, took a bye and will play the winner of Gilmour and Cleveland MLK in a sectional final on Friday, March 6 at Viking Village.

The Vikings, winners of the last two Garfield Heights District titles, are 15-2.

Warrensville Heights, the 2014 district runner-up, is in the bottom of the bracket and opens at home against St. Martin DePorres.

If VASJ wins the sectionaal title game at home, the Vikings will play at Garfield Heights on March 9.

VASJ won the Division IV state championship in 2013 and were D-III state runner-up in 2014 losing to Lima Central Catholic last March. 

Steve Hare
Steve Harehttp://www.ohiovarsity.com
Steve Hare is the Chagrin Valley Conference's Sports Information Director. He also created and publishes OhioVarsity.com, an online publication dedicated to providing hyperlocal coverage to area high school athletic programs. Hare began covering high school sports for the Lake County News Herald in 1997. Hare attended Willoughby South High School through the middle of his senior year, then graduated from Berkshire High School in Burton in 1986. He played football, wrestled and was an all-Geauga county baseball player (1986). He lives in Chardon with his wife Paulette and their children.

Related Articles

Stay Connected

1,119FansLike
3,810FollowersFollow
364SubscribersSubscribe

Latest Articles

Former West Geauga standout Riley Huge realizes dream

Former West Geauga standout Riley Huge realized a dream when he was drafted in the 13th round of the Major League Baseball draft.
00:01:32

Hawken hosts 7-on-7

Hawken hosted Kirtland, Eastlake North, and Lake Catholic in a 7-on-7 showdown on Thursday.
00:01:58

Perry puts in work at Chardon

Perry's football team prepared for the 2024 season by competing in a 7-on-7 at Chardon on Wednesday.

2024-2025 CVC Divisional Alignment: Girls Tennis

The 2024-2025 school year will see several slight changes to the Chagrin Valley Conference divisional alignments.
00:01:40

Berkshire hosts competitive 7-on-7

Berkshire's football team took another step in preparing for the 2024 football season by hosting a 7-on-7 on Wednesday.