Graybeards Crown Champions At SFDS Classic
Last Thursday evening, the first day of the St. Francis de Sales Summer Classic Championships was held. The 40+ basketball championship had Team White vs. Team Gray. In a defensive battle Team White held Gray to 10 points in the second half to capture the title by winning 42-28. Terence Mullin was named league MVP after capturing the season scoring and 3-point shooting title. Terance Moriarty won Rookie of the Year. Kevin McGack was presented with the Referee Sportsmanship award. The Graybeard 40+ champions: (Top) Pat Nash, Terence Mullin, Darren Franchock and John McCann. (Bottom) Ray Marten, Derek McCarthy and Marty McManus. Not pictured: Billy Egan.
In the 50+ division, Team Blue played Team Gray for the old boys crown. Gray took home the hardware when Joe Keenan scored 8 un-answered points in the second half. Captain “Gee” Linares took home his first championship since fourth grade intramurals, which was a 42-year drought. Framing specialists were hired to transport the signed uniform to the Linares residence late that evening. Bobby Bruns won the 3-point title and scoring title, Brian King won MVP and Bob Benya took home Rookie of the Year. Larry McGuire won Commissioner of the Year for the fourth straight year. Graybeards 50+ Basketball Champions: (Top) Jim Moriarty, Jughead, Brian King, Kevin Boyle and Steve Stathis. (Bottom) Joe Keenan, Jesus Linares and Whipper Stathis.
Return to top