Aaron Toomey(Bishop McGuinness) leading Amherst College back to Salem, Virginia for DIII Final Four

Posted by Andy Durham on March 18, 2014 at 6:13 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Aaron Toomey(Bishop McGuinness High School in Kernersville, N.C.), now a 2,000 point scorer for the Lord Jeffs of Amherst College, will be leading his team back to Salem, Virginia this coming weekend for the DIII Men’s Final Four…. from the Amherst College athletics web site: AMHERST, Mass. – For the second time in as many …Read the Rest…

Aaron Toomey(Bishop McGuinness HS) and Amherst win DIII National Title

Posted by Andy Durham on April 7, 2013 at 5:32 pm under College | 2 Comments to Read

Aaron Toomey(Greensboro, N.C.) and the Amherst Lord Jeffs are NCAA DIII National Basketball Champions….They took the title down in Atlanta, Georgia today…. from www.espn.com: The Amherst Lord Jeffs used balanced scoring from across their deep and talented lineup to beat Mary Hardin-Baylor 87-80 and win the Division III national championship. Allen Williamson scored 18 points, …Read the Rest…


Former Bishop McGuinness standout Aaron Toomey named D3 All-American

Posted by Press Release on March 21, 2013 at 1:13 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Former Bishop McGuinness standout Aaron Toomey (2010) has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division 3 All-America Team as well as NABC Northeast District Player of the Year. In 2009 Toomey guided the Villains to a 31-2 record, capturing the NCHSAA 1A State Championship. Toomey was named to the Associated Press …Read the Rest…

Aaron Toomey(Bishop McGuinness) named NESCAC Player of the Year

Posted by Press Release on March 1, 2013 at 12:43 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Amherst Men’s Basketball Rakes in NESCAC All-Conference Awards SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – Guiding the Jeffs to a 25-2 overall record and a second-consecutive conference title, David Hixon ’75 has been named the 2013 NESCAC Coach of the Year, while Aaron Toomey ’14 also garnered special recognition as the conference’s Player of the Year. Willy Workman …Read the Rest…

Big game-winning three-pointer for Aaron Toomey(Bishop McGuinness HS) and Amherst holds off Middlebury in DIII thriller in 3OT

Posted by Andy Durham on February 13, 2013 at 2:31 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

CLICK HERE to see the video of the free throw, the miss and put-back and then the game-winning three-pointer by our local hero, Aaron Toomey, from Bishop McGuinness HS… The Amherst men’s basketball won an absolute thriller at Middlebury last night, 104-101. It was a 3OT game between the #2 and #3 teams in Division …Read the Rest…


Aaron Toomey(Bishop McGuinness) named DIII First Team All-America

Posted by Andy Durham on November 9, 2012 at 9:55 am under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

As our old friend Skipp McCall might say, “It’s Toomey Time, It’s Toomey Time, Basketball Fans, It is now Toomey Time and he’s from the Triad”…… A former Bishop McGuinness Boys basketball player has been named to the NCAA D3 Pre-Season All-America First team. Aaron Toomey (Bishop ’10) gained the honor earlier this week. Aaron …Read the Rest…