St. Joseph’s proud athletic heritage marked by lifelong bonds, fair share of BIIF championships

Cole deSilva was the BIIF Division II boys basketball player of the year for St. Joseph in 2016, the last time the Cardinals won the league championship. (Hawaii Tribune-Herald/File Photo)

In light of St. Joseph’s financial difficulties, namely raising $500,000 to keep the 151-year-old school operating, the connections, memories and lessons will live on, uniting those who went there or hold the school dear in their hearts.