Which major conference teams could clinch an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament?

As the college basketball season moves into conference play, I always look forward to the NCAA Tournament and the different teams that can achieve the ultimate goal of playing for a national championship. Teams earn automatic tournament bids by winning their conference, in which there are 32 across Division 1. I picked eight significant conferences … Continue reading Which major conference teams could clinch an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament?

Coach Pat Clatchey: A Baltimore basketball legend

Mount St. Joseph High School, where Coach Pat Clatchey has coached for 30 years, is considered a premier basketball program because of the hard work put in by Coach Clatchey, and staff. Pat Clatchey has been the head basketball coach at Mount Saint Joseph for 30 years. In those 30 years, a lot has changed … Continue reading Coach Pat Clatchey: A Baltimore basketball legend

Fall Sports Sets Tone for the Rest of the Year

Our fall sports teams put an air of electricity into school everyday because of the success every team was experiencing.  Four out of the five sports teams were in position to take home championships for their respective sports, with cross country being the only team who can say they met their goal set at the … Continue reading Fall Sports Sets Tone for the Rest of the Year

“Taking the Long View” Coach Pat Clatchey’s Impact on MSJ Basketball

Before Pat Clatchey took over as head basketball coach at Mount St. Joseph High School, the Gaels had never won a Baltimore Catholic League Championship. Since Clatchey’s tenure began in 1992, Saint Joe has been a consistent threat in both the competitive BCL and MIAA leagues. They’ve won 20 league or tournament championships, and have … Continue reading “Taking the Long View” Coach Pat Clatchey’s Impact on MSJ Basketball

The 2015-2016 MSJ Basketball Season in Review

Co-Authored by Greg Keidel '19 and Christopher Flynn '19 As spring sports begin and final cuts are being made, we look back at this year's basketball season. The Gaels were led by seniors Pierre Johnson, Randy Miller, and Miles Wilson; juniors Justice Kendall, Darryl Morsell, and Nigel Jackson; and sophomore Jalen Smith. The team finished 31-5 … Continue reading The 2015-2016 MSJ Basketball Season in Review