St. Catherine girls earn third consecutive title

Team members pictured (front row) Hannah Silva, Bella Basso and Rosie Alibrandi; (second row) Annie Stook, Rosa Rizzitelli, Kirsten Rodriguez, Kate Rudini and Maxannie Byron. The team is coached by Dave Rudini and Steve Basso.
Team members pictured (front row) Hannah Silva, Bella Basso and Rosie Alibrandi; (second row) Annie Stook, Rosa Rizzitelli, Kirsten Rodriguez, Kate Rudini and Maxannie Byron. The team is coached by Dave Rudini and Steve Basso.

The St. Catherine of Siena girls varsity basketball team won its third consecutive Bridgeport Diocese Championship with a 47-24 victory over All Saints of Norwalk.

The girls now advance to the New England Catholic School Tournament, hosted this year by the Hartford Archdiocese, to be held in Waterbury starting on April 7.

The girls are hoping to win their third straight New England Catholic School championship.