Iona Prep's 8th grade basketball team has been crowned the 2015 CYO State Champions! Prime's own Coach Rose led Iona to a 25-1 record. The team lost in an early CYO tournament to St. Paul's of Rockland County and never looked back. Iona rattled off 15 straight wins to eventually take the Westchester County Championship. The team went on the road to take down Staten Island's best with a 68-48 victory, followed by a semi-final showdown with The Bronx's St. Raymond's, which Iona won 49-41. In the state finals, Iona took on the only team to beat them; St. Paul's. In a back and forth battle, Iona outlasted St. Paul's 59-49 to take the CYO State Championship!