Basketball Madness
Block Pool

2022 Basketball Madness
Block Pool

Thank you to all who joined in our first ever block pool fundraiser to support Saint Joseph's and Our Lady of Victory Catholic School Athletics.

Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner!
Based on the assignments of both pool 1 and pool 2, we are happy to announce the following winners of the block pool prizes (Note: Prizes denoted with * have two winners.  Both winners receive the prize amount.)

Elite 8 Games

Houston V. Villanova
Half-time Score Prize ($150): Richard McKim
Final Score Prize ($200): Brian Spencer

Arkansas V. Duke
Half-time Score Prize ($150): Samantha Weakland
Final Score Prize ($200): Jason Foytack

Kansas V. Miami
Half-time Score Prize ($150): Fran Topf
Final Score Prize ($200): Andrea Brandimarte

North Carolina V. St. Peter’s
Half-time Score Prize ($150): Jason Foytack (Yes, won again!)
Final Score Prize ($200): Julie Hershbine

Final 4 Games

Villanova V. Kansas
Half-time Score Prize($200): Thomas La Porta
Final Score Prize ($250): Jill Shunk

UNC V. Duke
*Half-time Score Prize ($200): Grace Marshall and Anthony Gallucci
Final Score Prize ($250): Brian Chrismar

Championship Game

UNC vs. Kansas
*Half-time Score Prize ($250): Joseph Machi and Sharon Deplato
*Final Score Prize ($500): Cheryl Gigante and Delia Guido

I won! How do I get my prize?
Saint Joseph's Catholic Academy will send checks for the prizes by US mail to individuals who had purchased the the winning blocks.  Please allow 2 weeks to receive payment.

Where does this fundraising money go? 
The proceeds from this fundraiser will be distributed evenly to support Saint Joseph's Catholic Academy and Our Lady of Victory Catholic School Athletics.

How can I get a receipt?
If you paid for your blocks by credit card, you will receive an email receipt from STS.  This email will be coming from ""  If you paid by check and need a receipt, please, contact the Saint Joseph's school office at

Generous Sponsors
Thank you to our generous sponsors: The Yartz Group, RE/MAX Centre Realty, State College Family Medicine, Mariner Wealth Advisors, Swift Kennedy and Associates, Doty & Hench Insurance, and Seko Logistics, Inc. 

Contact us at or 814-808-6118.  Thank you for your support of Saint Joseph's and Our Lady of Victory Catholic School Athletics!


Saint Joseph’s Catholic Academy

901 Boalsburg Pike, Boalsburg, PA 16827
(814) 808-6118