Sacred Heart Cathedral

Courtesy Jorge GuerzonSacred Heart Cathedral's Edward Lampkin has his sights set on a CCS title in the 400 meters on Friday.

SHC track standout Lampkin dedicates season to late grandparents

Every time Sacred Heart Cathedral senior track standout Edward Lampkin gets in…

Courtesy Jorge GuerzonSacred Heart Cathedral's Edward Lampkin has his sights set on a CCS title in the 400 meters on Friday.
Rich Pedroncelli/APSacred Heart Cathedral's Kayla Coloyan is comforted by coach LyRyan Russell after the team lost to Alemany 46-40 in the girls' Division III CIF state basketball championship.

Lengthy scoring drought costs SHC girls in state title game

SACRAMENTO – It's been said over and over – defense wins championships.…

Rich Pedroncelli/APSacred Heart Cathedral's Kayla Coloyan is comforted by coach LyRyan Russell after the team lost to Alemany 46-40 in the girls' Division III CIF state basketball championship.
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Sacred Heart Cathedral boys drop OT heartbreaker in state title game

SACRAMENTO – A whirlwind of swings and emotion sent the Division III…

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Matt Zheng/Special to the S.F. ExaminerPoint guard Khalil James is one of two returning starters to Sacred Heart.

Sacred Heart Cathedral defies the odds to return to state title game

Sacred Heart Cathedral boys’ basketball coach Darrell Barbour still hasn’t watched the…

Matt Zheng/Special to the S.F. ExaminerPoint guard Khalil James is one of two returning starters to Sacred Heart.
doug ko/special to the S.F. ExaminerDenied: SHC sophomore Ashanti Coleman stuffs a St. Ignatius shot attempt during Tuesday’s win.

Dominant defense sparks Sacred Heart Cathedral victory

The St. Ignatius girls’ basketball team probably thought there wasn’t much more…

doug ko/special to the S.F. ExaminerDenied: SHC sophomore Ashanti Coleman stuffs a St. Ignatius shot attempt during Tuesday’s win.
Courtesy PhotoEyes on prize: Shannon Rowbury says coach Andy Chan always kept his focus on her future as a runner.

Rowbury’s roots helped cultivate Olympic career

Andy Chan first witnessed it 14 years ago, and has seen it…

Courtesy PhotoEyes on prize: Shannon Rowbury says coach Andy Chan always kept his focus on her future as a runner.
Devin Chen/Special to The S.F. ExaminerRising to new heights: Sacred Heart Cathedral’s Taylor Johns jumped over two people to win the dunk contest on Monday.

Joshua Fox takes home MVP honors in All-Star win

The Team City boys’ basketball team found itself tied with Team SF…

Devin Chen/Special to The S.F. ExaminerRising to new heights: Sacred Heart Cathedral’s Taylor Johns jumped over two people to win the dunk contest on Monday.
Matt Zheng/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral’s Josh Fox works for two of his team-high 19 points.

Sacred Heart Cathedral's bid for state title slips away late

SACRAMENTO — The Sacred Heart Cathedral boys’ basketball team’s chances of winning…

Matt Zheng/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral’s Josh Fox works for two of his team-high 19 points.
Eric Luis/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral's Tyler Petroni can be a deadly shooter from long distance.

Guard play key to Sacred Heart Cathedral's success

Sacred Heart Cathedral boys’ basketball coach Darrell Barbour has said it so…

Eric Luis/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral's Tyler Petroni can be a deadly shooter from long distance.
Eric Luis/Special to the S.F. ExaminerZach Tapel hasn't been able to play this season for Sacred Heart Cathedral

Sacred Heart Cathedral's Zach Tapel using injury as motivation

The most prominent decoration in Zach Tapel’s bedroom is a normal sheet…

Eric Luis/Special to the S.F. ExaminerZach Tapel hasn't been able to play this season for Sacred Heart Cathedral
Eric Luis/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral’s Taylor Johns has provided plenty of highlight-reel dunks this season.

Sacred Heart Cathedral's Taylor Johns not afraid to show swagger

On the scoreboard, an ordinary jump shot and an emphatic dunk are…

Eric Luis/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral’s Taylor Johns has provided plenty of highlight-reel dunks this season.
Eric Luis/Special to The S.F. ExaminerJosh Fox and SHC are one win from the state championship game.

Sacred Heart Cathedral has one last hurdle to clear to reach state title game

It’s no surprise that the Sacred Heart Cathedral and Bishop O’Dowd boys’…

Eric Luis/Special to The S.F. ExaminerJosh Fox and SHC are one win from the state championship game.
Willie Eashman/Special to The S.F. ExaminerMike Wallace was one of three SHC pitchers who combined for a shutout Tuesday.

Sacred Heart Cathedral trio combines for shutout against Lowell

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO — The Lowell High School baseball team has proven…

Willie Eashman/Special to The S.F. ExaminerMike Wallace was one of three SHC pitchers who combined for a shutout Tuesday.
Eric Luis/Special to The SF ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral’s Joshua Fox had a tough time finding room to score against an aggressive Riordan defense on Thursday.

Sacred Heart Cathedral boys' basketball team survives defensive grind

For the first time this season, the Sacred Heart Cathedral boys’ basketball…

Eric Luis/Special to The SF ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral’s Joshua Fox had a tough time finding room to score against an aggressive Riordan defense on Thursday.
Joseph Schell/Special to The ExaminerSt. Ignatius teammates show off the CCS championship trophy to fans at AT&T Park after clinching the Division III title.

St. Ignatius beats SHC to take CCS title in front of 12,000 fans at AT&T Park

The Central Coast Section Division III football championship game between St. Ignatius…

Joseph Schell/Special to The ExaminerSt. Ignatius teammates show off the CCS championship trophy to fans at AT&T Park after clinching the Division III title.
Doug Ko/Special to The ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral junior outside hitter Courtney Wong led the Irish with 16 kills Tuesday

Heartbreaking finish for Sacred Heart in NorCal volleyball title game

At the start of every game of Sacred Heart Cathedral’s Northern California…

Doug Ko/Special to The ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral junior outside hitter Courtney Wong led the Irish with 16 kills Tuesday
Doug Ko/Special to The ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral volleyball players celebrate after beating St. Ignatius to win the CCS Division III crown Sunday. The Irish move on to the NorCals along with SI.

Sacred Heart volleyboall back on top of CCS

SAN JOSE — It didn’t take long for Sacred Heart Cathedral to…

Doug Ko/Special to The ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral volleyball players celebrate after beating St. Ignatius to win the CCS Division III crown Sunday. The Irish move on to the NorCals along with SI.
Devin Chen/Special to The ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral blockers Stephanie Lee

Sacred Heart survives rival in WCAL playoffs

Sacred Heart Cathedral’s girls’ volleyball team played stellar defense all night against…

Devin Chen/Special to The ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral blockers Stephanie Lee
Sacred Heart Cathedral kept pressure on Riordan quarterback Zach Masoli (8)

Sacred Heart Cathedral secures fourth straight Stanfel Cup

The Sacred Heart Cathedral offense was certainly effective in it’s win on…

Sacred Heart Cathedral kept pressure on Riordan quarterback Zach Masoli (8)
Comfort zone: Sacred Heart Cathedral QB Jack Harrington has helped the Irish get off to a 2-0 start this season. (Doug Ko/Special to The Examiner)Comfort zone: Sacred Heart Cathedral QB Jack Harrington has helped the Irish get off to a 2-0 start this season. (Doug Ko/Special to The Examiner)

After forfeit, Jefferson faces tough test against SHC

Its first two games couldn’t have been more different, but Sacred Heart…

Comfort zone: Sacred Heart Cathedral QB Jack Harrington has helped the Irish get off to a 2-0 start this season. (Doug Ko/Special to The Examiner)Comfort zone: Sacred Heart Cathedral QB Jack Harrington has helped the Irish get off to a 2-0 start this season. (Doug Ko/Special to The Examiner)