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Sat 21

Varsity girls soccer @ State Invitational Tournament

October 21 - October 22
Hagerstown MD 21742
Sat 21

Varsity boys soccer @ State Invitational Tournament

October 21 - October 22
Hagerstown MD 21742
Tue 24

Golf @ IPSL Championship

October 24 @ 3:15 pm
Mercersburg PA 17236
Tue 24

Varsity volleyball – IPSL Championship vs. St. James

October 24 @ 6:00 pm
Hagerstown MD


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James Brisco

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Assistant Coach


Herald Mail All-County Team. See press release here.

1st Team: Arielle Jean-Jacques

2nd Team: Kirsten Searcy

2016-17 All-IPSL Girls Basketball Team:

Kirsten Searcy

From Herald Mail Media, February 23, 2017, “Goretti girls finish season with road win.” read more here.

From Herald Mail Media, January 18, 2017, “Demory’s Late Basket Lifts Goretti Over Clear Spring.” read more here.

From Herald Mail Media, January 11th, 2017, “Gaels Rev Up Scoring Against Blue Storm.” read more here.

From Herald Mail Media, January 9th, 2017, “Jean-Jacques is Timely for Goretti.” read more here.

From Herald Mail Media, December 30th, 2016, “Goretti Girls Have Spectacular Day at more here.

Kendall Jones hit a game-winning 3-pointer as Goretti edged Northern Bedford 50-49. Sirri Akaya finished with 18 points for the Gaels, while Arielle Jean-Jacques scored 15 in the win.

Goretti (6-6) then defeated Bishop Walsh 67-47, led by Paige Demory with 16 points and Claire Hahn with 11.

From Herald Mail Media, November 19th, 2016, “Gaels Win Their Classic.” read more here.

“St. Maria Goretti defeated Bishop Walsh 67-32 on Saturday to win the 15th Lady Gael Classic.

The win gave the Gaels (2-0) back-to-back titles and their fifth overall.

Arielle Jean-Jacques scored 26 points and was named most outstanding player of the tournament. Sirri Akaya was named most valuable player, and Paige Demory was named to the all-tournament team.”



Date Day of week Time Opponent Location
14-Nov M 4:30 At Highland View (scrimmage) A
15-Nov T 5:15 Glenelg Country (scrimmage) H
18-Nov F 8:00 LGC vs. Chapelgate (W 77-49) H
19-Nov Sa 4:00/6:00 Lady Gael Classic (W 67-32) H
22-Nov T 5:00 at Grace Academy A
29-Nov T 7:00 Broadfording (W 61-31) H
1-Dec Th 6:30 at Jefferson (L 61-46) A
5-Dec M 7:00 Frederick (L 68-42) H
8-Dec Th 7:00 at MSD* (L 55-20) A
13-Dec T 6:00 at Martinsburg (L 65-32) A
16-Dec F 7:00 James Wood (L 51-38) H
21-Dec W 7:30 at Alleghany (L 71-47) A
29-30-Dec Th-F TBD at Hancock Mixer (Southern Fulton W 50-48; North Bedford W 50-49; Bishop Walsh W 67-47) A
3-Jan T 7:00 Jefferson (W 67-50) H
9-Jan M 7:00 at St. James* (W 49-45) A
11-Jan W 5:00 Mercersburg* (W 65-29) H
18-Jan W 7:00 Clear Spring (W 58-56) H
19-Jan Th 5:30 at Grace Academy (W 57-42) A
24-Jan T TBD at St. John’s* (L 74-40) A
27-Jan F 6:00 Frederick Force H
29-Jan Su TBD IPSL Championship TBD
1-Feb W 7:00 Sherando (L 60-34) H
3-Feb F 7:00 Fort Hill (L 61-48) H
7-Feb T 7:30 at Musselman (W 56-48) A
10-Feb F 4:30 at Gerstell (W 51-37) A
13-Feb M 7:00 Oakdale (L 46-44) H
14-Feb T 6:00 Frederick Force (W 49-36) H
16-Feb Th 7:00 at Urbana (L 50-43) A
21-Feb T 7:00 at Brunswick (W 71-42) A
22-Feb W 5:30 Spencerville- Senior Night (W 77-17) H
23-Feb Th 7:00 at Bishop Walsh (W 75-33) A
As of January 10, 2017
*IPSL Game


Class of 2017:

Kirsten Searcy, Division III, Cabrini University.


Kirsten Searcy signs to play basketball at Cabrini University (PA).

Class of 2016:

Ama Mitchual, Division III, Norwich University.


Ama Mitchual signs her letter of intent to play Division III basketball at Norwich University in VT.



Beverly Kum, Valley Forge Military College



Goretti vs. Bishop Walsh W 75-33

Kirsten Searcy-20 points 11rebounds 12 assists, Arielle Jean-Jacques-18 points 11 rebounds, Paige Demory-8 points 14 rebounds 7 blocks

Goretti vs. Spencerville W 77-17

Kirsten Searcy-14 points 8 assists 5 steals, Arielle Jean-Jacques-26 points 16 rebounds, Paige Demory-16 points 11 rebounds 7 blocks

Goretti vs. Brunswick W 71-42

Arielle Jean-Jacques – 26points 12 rebounds, Paige Demory- 15 points 14 rebounds 7 blocks, Kirsten Searcy-13 points 12 assists 4 three pointers, Sirri Akaya-10 points 2 steals 2 assists

Goretti vs. Urbana L 50-43

Kirsten Searcy- 12 pts

Arielle Jean-Jacques- 13 pts, 11 rebounds

Paige Demory- 5pts, 12 rebounds

Goretti vs. Frederick Force W 49-36

Kirsten Searcy-17 points

Arielle Jean-Jacques-9 points 8 rebounds

Paige Demory-9 points 10 rebounds

Goretti vs. Oakdale L 46-44

Paige Demory-10pts 15 rebounds

Kirsten Searcy-15pts 7 assists

Arielle Jean-Jacques-10pts

Goretti vs. Gerstell Academy  W 51-37

Arielle Jean-Jacques – 19points 10 rebounds

Paige Demory-17points 8 rebounds

Goretti vs. Musselman W 56-48

Kirsten Searcy-15 pts 7 assists

Arielle Jean-Jacques- 19pts 12 rebounds

Sirri Akaya- 12 points 5 assists

Paige Demory- 12 points 6 rebounds

Goretti vs. Fort Hill L 61-48

Arielle Jean-Jacques-24 pts 16 rebounds

Goretti vs. Sherando L 60-34

Paige Demory- 13 pts 14 rebounds

Arielle Jean-Jacques- 10 pts 9 rebounds

Sirri Akaya- 10 pts 5 rebounds

Goretti vs. St. John’s Catholic Prep L 74-40

Arielle Jean Jacques- 13 pts

Paige Demory- 13 pts

Goretti vs. Grace Academy W 57-42

Paige Demory- 15 pts

Claire Hahn-12 pts shot 100% from the “3”

Kirsten Searcy-14 pts

Sirri Akaya-6 pts

Arielle Jean-Jacques-8pts

Goretti vs. Clear Spring W 58-56

Paige Demory-15 pts 11 rebounds, hit the game winning basket in the middle of the lane with the clock counting down from 5 seconds.

Kirsten Searcy- 21 pts 5 assists

Sirri Akaya-11 pts


Goretti vs. Mercersburg W 65-29

Junior – Arielle Jean-Jacques 19 pts

Junior – Sirri Akaya-13 pts

Senior – Kirsten Searcy-10 pts

Sophomore – Claire Hahn-11 pts

Goretti vs. St. James W 49-45

Paige Demory-led the Gaels with 13pts 10 rebounds

Kirsten Searcy added 12 points 7 assists

Arielle Jean-Jacques added 10 points 11 rebounds

Hancock Holiday Mixer

Goretti vs. Southern Fulton W 50-48

Arielle Jean-Jacques led Goretti with 22 points, 10 rebounds, and the game winning shot at the buzzer for the win

Kirsten Searcy added 16 points for the Lady Gaels.

Goretti vs. North Bedford W 50-49

Sirri Akaya led with 18 points

Arielle Jean-Jacques added 15 points.

Kendall Jones hit the game winning 3 pointer

Goretti vs. Bishop Walsh W 67-47

Paige Demory 16 points

Claire Hahn 11 points

Fri., Dec. 16, 2016:

Sirri Akaya & Arielle Jean-Jacques 16 pts each

Mon., Dec. 5, 2016:

Arielle Jean-Jacques- 16 pts

Paige Demory- 10pts 13 rebounds

Sirri Akaya- 7pts 7 assists

Thurs., Dec. 1, 2016:

Arielle Jean-Jacques 12 pts

Sirri Akaya 12 pts.

Paige Demory 10 pts, 11 rebounds.

Tues., Nov. 29, 2016:

Arielle Jean-Jacques 28 pts, 11 rebounds

Sirri Akaya 18 pts

Friday, November 18th, 2016:

Arielle Jean-Jacques-22points

Paige Demory-20pts

Sirri Akaya-15pts

Claire Hahn-13pts