YOUNGSTOWN,OH– Cardinal Mooney picked up its first victory of the 2019-2020 season against St. Thomas Aquinas 52-46.
Mooney was led by their big man, Michael Pelini, for the second game in a row. Pelini tallied 16 points throughout the game. Right behind him was guards Sonny Rodriguez and Thomas Fire who notched 7 points each.
Mooney jumped out to a 10-0 run in the early stage of the third quarter and was able to kee the momentum rolling to secure its first win of the season. St. Thomas Aquinas drops to 0-2 on the year, while Mooney is 1-1.
*Contributed by YSN’s Richie Juliano