first_imgThe 5th Grade Cardinals Basketball Team defeated St. Michael’s of Brookville Thursday, December 11 by the score 25-19.Abe Streator led the Cardinals in scoring. Fourteen players for the Cardinals played in the tightly contested game.The fifth grade Cardinals will close-out their season Wednesday against Glendale Elementary.Courtesy of Cardinals Coach Dale Amrhein.The St. Louis 6th grade boy basketball team played visiting St. Michaels of Brookville and came away with another victory, 33-23, Thursday night improving their record to 11-1.It was a hard fought game by both teams for the first two quarters as St Michaels led at halftime 15-14 after Ethan Back of St. Michael’s hit a three point shot in the closing seconds. The game stayed close through the third quarter but the Cardinals were able to take the lead by the end of the quarter by the score of 23-21. In the fourth quarter, the Cardinals got some key baskets from Andrew Oesterling and Jack Forbeck and played outstanding defense holding St. Michaels to only 2 points and the final score ended up 33-23.Defensively, the Cardinals were led by Riley Schebler and Sam Voegele and the scoring consisted of Oesterling with 12, Lleyton Ratcliffe 7, Voegele 6, Wil Freeland 4, Schebler 2 and Jack Forbeck with 2 points.The Cardinals last game is next Wednesday at St. Louis Activity Center against Greendale.Courtesy of Cardinals Coach Jim Oesterling.last_img