Senior Cierra Brown hurdled her way to some new gold hardware at the Division II state track championship meet June 2, taking home two individual titles from Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium at Ohio State University.
Support CJ men’s and women’s track, the final feature teams of the 2011-12 school year, as they begin their quest for a state championship at the two-day Division II district tournament hosted at UD’s Welcome Stadium (directions).
The action begins Thursday, May 17 (4 p.m. field events, 5 p.m. track events) and continues Saturday, May 19 (2 p.m. field events, 3:30 p.m. track events). Admission is $6 each day. View the complete district schedule >
During the month of May, seven Chaminade Julienne seniors signed National Letters of Intent to continue their careers as student-athletes at the collegiate level.
According to Scott Pierce, athletic director, a total of 18 students – or about 10 percent of the senior class – have signed or committed to play eight different sports with NCAA-affiliated schools.
Runners of all ages and skill levels are invited to join the CJ community as economic students host a 5k Run/Walk for the Voiceless. The race will start at 10:30 a.m. on campus at the practice field.
Registration begins at 10 a.m. the day of the race and costs $8. Cost for participants pre-registering by Thursday, May 3 is $5. All proceeds collected from this charity race will be donated to Saving Our Adolescents from Prostitution (S.O.A.P.), an organization that uses resources to help stop human trafficking and helps to get kids off the streets.
The Eagles feature team of the week, men’s volleyball, takes on Carroll at home in their highlighted game this Thursday, May 3. The first serve will be struck at 6 p.m., so come out and cheer CJ to victory!
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Admission to home volleyball games is free for students and only $3 for adults.
Support the feature team of the week, varsity baseball, this Friday, April 27 as they battle GCL North rival Fenwick in the first of two regular season games the Eagles will play at beautiful Fifth Third Field, the home of the Dayton Dragons. Admission is free.
Take the whole family out to the ballpark for evenings of CJ baseball beginning at 4:30 p.m. Friday, and again Monday, April 30 for Senior NIght starting at 6 p.m. Concessions will be available for all your peanut and Cracker Jack needs, so come out and root, root, root for the home team in the blue and green!
This April, a pair of Chaminade Julienne seniors added an extra exclamation point to what has already been a successful Eagles athletic season as the 2011-12 school year nears a close.
Cheer on the varsity softball team Friday, April 20 at 5 p.m. as they try to secure their third win of the season in the middle of a six-game homestand at Gateway Field (directions). The CJ Spirit Committee has selected to shine the spotlight on the girls this week, rallying support for the Eagles before their featured home game against league opponent McNicholas.
Men’s tennis, the first feature team of the spring sports season, extended its winning streak to a fourth straight match Wednesday, April 4 with a 5-0 home victory over league opponent McNicholas High School. As the team nears the midway point of the regular season, we are serving up the top four points you will want to follow throughout the Eagles’ 2012 campaign.
For the second consecutive season, the Eagles women’s track team took home the Division II/III indoor track state championship at the Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches (OATCCC) meet March 17.
The CJ quintet of Cierra Brown ‘12, Alexandria Coleman ‘12, Camille Dickens ’12, Tia Jones ’13, and Devanae Mitchell ’13 combined to run away from the field with 64 points—18 better than the second place team. The girls followed up strong individual performances with the fastest foursome in the 800 meter relay to finish in first place amongst the 68-team field.