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Swimmers Qualify for States

On Friday afternoon, the Padua swim team competed in the Division II District swim meet to see who will advance to the State Championship meet this coming weekend. With the final results coming in late last night and early this morning, the official OHSAA state meet sheet has been posted with four Padua Franciscan Student-Athletes

Softball tryout information

Padua softball tryouts will be held in March due to some players still involved in winter sports.  Players are encouraged to come to workouts at Padua on Mon, Feb 23 & Wed, Feb 25 from 7-8:30pm in the gym. Any questions, please contact Head Coach Cheryl Seidenwand at or 440.823.5608

Baseball tryout information

Baseball tryouts will begin next week for the 2015 season.  All players should attend the tryout sessions, except for those winter athletes still competing in their sport.  Winter sports athletes who wish to tryout for baseball will be given tryout dates upon completion of their winter season.  Please contact Coach Ortiz so the coaching staff

Hockey defeats Strongsville 7-0, will face Holy Name for Sectional Championship

The Padua Hockey team defeated Strongsville 7-0 on Thursday night to advance to the Sectional Championship in the Division I Brooklyn District. Goals were scored by Seniors Michael Onorato, Alec Demsey, Jimmy Szpak (2), Brett Majors, Jake Cramer and Junior Nick Moreal. The Bruins next game will be Thursday February 26th against Cross-Town Rival Holy Name  at

Schedule and Cancellations for Thursday February 19th 2015

Due to Padua Franciscan High School being closed tomorrow Thursday February 19th, Below is an updated schedule of the athletic events for Thursday February 19th 2015: Boys Freshman Basketball at NDCL (Cancelled) Varsity Wrestling Dual  Match against Parma (Cancelled) Varsity Hockey vs Strongsville in the Division I Brooklyn District will still be played at Brooklyn Ice

Boys basketball seeded 7th in Division II North Ridgeville District

The Padua Boys Basketball team will be the 7th seed in the North Ridgeville District and will face Firelands High School on Tuesday March 3rd at Firelands High School (10643 VERMILION RD OBERLIN, OH 44074-9628) with a 7:00 pm tip. Below is the bracket for the District:   2015 Boys Basketball Bracket   Stayed tuned to

Padua Hockey Head Coach Greg Coyle ’77 chosen as GLHL Coach of the Year

Hockey Head Coach Greg Coyle ’77 was honored this past weekend as the Great Lakes Hockey League (GLHL) Coach of the Year for 2014-2015 season. The 3rd year head coach has led the Bruins to many overtime victories and also the Walsh Jesuit MLK Classic Tournament Championship as well this season.  Coyle will take his Bruins into

Wrestling team suffers loss at State Dual Finals in Columbus

On Saturday Night, the Padua Wrestling team competed in the Finals of the State Duals and suffered a heartbreaking defeat at the hands of Uhrichsville Claymont 31-19.This Thursday night, Padua will be hosting Parma Senior High in their final Dual Meet of the season and this will also be the final meet for eight seniors

Swimmers advance to Districts

The following individuals have qualified for the District Swim Meet at Cleveland State this Friday February 20th: Girls: 200 Meter Medley Relay-Caelin McManis,Amanda Peloso,Deater Martin,Katelyn Wisniewski 200 Meter IM- Alyssa Thomas and Amanda Peloso 50 Meter Freestyle- Deater Martin 100 Fly- Alyssa Thomas and Deater Martin 500 Meter Freestyle- Katelyn Wisniewski 200 Meter Freestyle Relay-Caelin