The Lady Irish volleyball team won in three straight sets vs Warren Central Wednesday in the WAC (25-7, 25-7, 25-12). It was a balanced, all around team effort by the Irish.
After an intense stretch of matches to start the season, the Irish will practice and rest before traveling to take on the Rebels of Roncalli this Tuesday, September 3.
The Lady Irish volleyball team battled but came up short against the #3 ranked Center Grove Trojans in 4 sets (16-25, 17-25, 25-19, 24-26) Tuesday night. After a slow start, the Irish heated up, taking command of the third set early and maintaining control throughout before dropping a back and forth fourth set. The Irish effort was led by an impressive all around performance by junior standout Sarah Casper, who led the offense with 21 kills while also tallying a 100% serve percentage, including one ace, and adding 12 digs out of the back row ...
The Lady Irish volleyball team lost to nationally ranked Louisville Assumption on Saturday. The Irish were led by an outstanding defensive effort by junior libero Lucia Corsaro, who racked up 21 digs and senior middle hitter Anna Trieloff’s 11 kills.
The Irish continue to sharpen their skills at the outset of the season against top ranked teams when they travel to Center Grove this Tuesday, August 27th.
The Lady Irish volleyball team fell in their home opener Wednesday night to the Brownsburg Bulldogs in four sets (18-25, 21-25, 25-20, 18-25). All four sets were hotly contested and back and forth affairs. The Irish were led by senior setter Mae Hedrick with 23 assists and senior outside hitter Mia Dittoe with 12 kills. Senior Jojo Suppiger continues her strong start to the season with 11 kills. Freshman Mallory Dills led the defense with 16 digs.
The Lady Irish are back in action this Saturday night, August 24th against the nationally ranked Assumpti...
The Irish opened their 2019 season with a hard fought battle against host, Mt. Vernon, but fell just short losing to the 10th ranked team in the state 1-3 (21-25, 25-21, 12-25, 25-20). New head coach Mary Hemer has much to look forward to this season with this talented group of athletes. The Irish’s effort was led by senior middles, Anna Trieloff and Jojo Suppiger, who provided both key kills and blocks throughout Monday’s match.
The JV lost a tough battle 1-2.
This is a new year, and a new era.
Mary Hemer, part of Cathedral High School’s rich volleyball tradition as a player and assistant, in 2019 for the first time will be the program’s head coach.
Her objective: take one of Indiana’s most-successful high school volleyball programs “back to what we know.” Her passion for the task couldn’t be clearer.
“It’s personal for me,” Hemer said recently.
Hemer, a two-time first-team All-State selection and two-time state champion who graduated from Cathe...
Congratulations to our boys and girls volleyball programs earning the AVCA (American Volleyball Coaches Association) academic award for the season 2018-2019.
There are 21 girls programs and 4 boys programs in Indiana that earned this prestigious award. Cathedral was one of two schools in Indiana to have their girls and boys team win the award. Cathedral boys' program leads the nation for high school boys with 16 years, 14 years in a row. The girls program places third in the nation for girls programs for the nu...
Jean Kesterson was inducted to the American Volleyball Coaches Association on December 13. Coach K led the Irish volleyball program from 1989 to 2016 and won eight state championships.
From the AVCA:
Jean Kesterson is the type of coach that will have a long-lasting impact on the sport for generations to come. It isn’t just her astounding 826-166 record coaching the Cathedral High School (Indianapolis, IN) Girls Volleyball team, or her eight state championships, but the values she instilled in her players over her 40-year coaching car...
Cathedral High School is excited to announce the hiring of our new girls varsity volleyball coach, Mary Hemer. Hemer is no stranger to Cathedral. She graduated from Cathedral in 2009, and was a member of the Cathedral volleyball state championship teams in 2006 and 2008. Hemer received a volleyball scholarship to the University of Wisconsin where she played three positions and was co-captain her senior year. In her fifth year at Wisconsin, Hemer was a student volunteer coach. That season, Wisconsin's program finished as the NCAA national runner-...
Rose Meyer '19 was named 4A All-District by the Indiana High School Volleyball Coaches Association (IHSVCA). Meyer was one of 12 members named to the Central District team.
Meyer was also named to the All-City team.
See the full IHSVCA All-District Team
Dee Dee Galligher put it simply.
“It was a great year,” Cathedral High School’s girls volleyball coach said of the 2018 season.
That meant the Lady Irish during the 2018 season built for the future, and it means they succeeded in a big way in the present – and in the process, they carried on one of the most-successful traditions in Indiana high school sports.
The Irish, a year after losing in the sectional final in Galligher’s first year as the program’s head coach, not only won the City Championship in 2018 t...
The Irish will travel to Greenfield Central to play Roncalli in the first round of the 2018 VB Regionals. The first game is at 10am at Greenfield-Central.
Cngratulations to the Irish on winning the 2018 Sectionals. The Irish beat Arsenal Tech 25-2, 25-3 and 25-6, Warren Central 25-7, 25-11, 25-15 and Lawrence North 21-25, 25-11, 25-12, 25-18. The Irish were lead to victory over Tech by Rose Meyer. Rose had 7 kills, 2 blocks and 2 digs. The Irish were lead to victory over Warren by Sarah Casper with 12 kills and Anna Trieloff with 11. The Irish were lead to victory over LN by Sarah Casper with 14 kills, Rose Meyer with 11 kills and Jami Hansen with 20 digs.
Congratulations to Rose Meyer, Jami Hansen, Anna Trieloff and Sarah Casper for being named All City.
Congratulations to Rose Meyer, Sarah Casper, Anna Trieloff and Lucia Corsaro for being name to the 2018 All City Tournament Team.