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Athletic Department announces plans to resume workouts

The Padua Athletic Department has announced their plan to resume athletic workouts starting next week. The safety of our student-athletes, coaching staff and Padua community is our primary focus as we start to resume school sponsored athletic activities for our athletic programs. The following guidelines and procedures will be implemented until further notice and will

Summer Workout Information and Fall Tryout Schedules

SUMMER/FALL SCHEDULE 2020 CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED SCHEDULE OF SUMMER WORKOUTS AND PRACTICES   ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT STAFF (CONTACT INFO) Athletic Director: Kevin Leigh (kleigh@paduafranciscan.com) Assistant Athletic Director: Brian Raymont (braymont@paduafranciscan.com) Associate Athletic Director: Mike Polevacik (mpolevacik@paduafranciscan.com) Assistant to the Athletic Directors: Marianne Cohagan (mcohagan@paduafranciscan.com) Head Athletic Trainer: Josh Chapin (jchapin@paduafranciscan.com) HEAD COACH CONTACT INFO Mike

Padua seeks new Girls Bowling coach

The Padua Athletic Department is looking for a new Head Coach in Girls Bowling after the resignation from Jim Mascardine. “We appreciate all of the hard work and dedication from Coach Mascardine to our Girls Bowling program over the years”, Athletic Director Kevin Leigh said. Coach Mascardine helped with starting up the Bruin Bowling Classic,

Padua adds Girls Lacrosse

The Padua Athletic Department will be adding Girls Lacrosse to their sport offerings in the Spring of 2021. With the addition of Girls Lacrosse, Padua now offers 25 Varsity sports with 6 teams in the Spring season. “We have a number of female student-athletes who are very interested in playing lacrosse in the school, plus

Athletic Department Holds Spring Virtual Banquets Honoring Teams

On Thursday Evening, the Padua Athletic Department Released the Spring Virtual Banquets honoring our Spring Sport Teams and also, the Class of 2020. Though the seasons were not what anybody expected, this Spring will always be remembered! Please click below on each Video link to help honor the 2020 Padua Franciscan Bruins Spring Sport Teams: Track

Nine Seniors Commit to College Athletics

Padua Franciscan High School Through its Athletic Department announced on Monday May 15th of Nine Seniors Committing to College Athletics.  The Nine Seniors are: Chloe will be attending Bowling Green State University in the Fall.  She plans to study Digital Art. Some of Chloe’s Accomplishments over the past four years are below: Figure Skating Captain (Junior & Senior

Cheerleading Final Tryout Results

Thank you to all of the girls who attended the clinics and tryouts for the 2020-2021 Padua Cheerleading Squads. All of the girls did a wonderful job throughout the week, and should be very proud of their performance. Squad placement for next year is in the attachment below, based on the girl’s tryout number. Placement

Padua Athletic Department announces the cancellation of all summer sports youth camps

Due to the Ohio Department of Health’s order to close all school facilities through June 30 and Padua’s concern about the safety of everyone in our community, the Athletic Department has cancelled all Summer Sports Youth Camps in June and July for 2020.  The Athletic Department will work with Ryzer Sports, web host for camp registrations,

ICYMI: BeHarry Named to MaxPreps Top 100 High School Coaches

Head Volleybal Coach Jim BeHarry was recognized for his accomplishments by MaxPreps as being Honored as one of the Top 100 High School Coaches (Click here for Article). Coach BeHarry has led the Lady Bruins to three state titles as a head coach (2013, 2016 and 2017) and was also apart of the first two

Padua Bruins Sports Youtube Channel Launches

With the announcements of the school and facilities closing for the 2019-2020 School Year, some Winter Sports Teams were not able to celebrate their accomplishments from the 2019-2020 season. Below are some video’s highlighting those specific teams who were not able to celebrate: Padua Wrestling Video Padua Boys Basketball Padua Gymnastics Padua Basketball Cheerleading