Congratulations to Jake Purichia who was named the Marion County Athletic Association's 2014 City Athlete of the Year! Jake had a stellar senior year leading the Cardinal Ritter Football Team to a 2A State Championship and the Varsity Baseball Team to Semi-State. Purichia was named to the 2A All-State Baseball team this summer as well as being named by the Indianapolis Star as the Sportsman of the Year Runner-Up. Jake has lettered four times in football and baseball and twice in basketball. He graduated as Indiana's all-time leader in touchdown passes (142) while also passing over 11,000 yards, the second most in Indiana's history. Jake will attend the University of Indianapolis this fall to study business and play football.
Jake is the 10th Cardinal Ritter Athlete to be named City Athlete of the Year. The Cardinal Ritter winners are John Pfeifer (CR '82), Steve Roberts (CR '86), Connie Carrol-Nell (CR '87), Katie Murphy-Waggoner (CR '92), Bobby Beyer (CR '97), Rodney Byrnes (CR '01), Jordan Berty (CR '08), Tyrone Walker (CR '09), Armond Jones (CR '13), and Jake Purichia (CR '14).
Congratulations, Jake! We are so proud of you. Good luck this year at UIndy!
Summer Reading List 2014
The 2014 Summer Reading List is now up! Enjoy!