The Gator Varsity Basketball team competes in the League of Independent Schools Conference and VISAA. They also compete against many area public schools. Saint Gertrude has a strong tradition of great basketball. The Gator teams have won 7 LIS Championships, 10 State Catholic Championships, 3 State Independent Finals appearances and 1 State Independent Championship. The 2017-2018 team boasted one LIS first-team player and finished in the top 15 in the state poll.
Saint Getrude 75 Bishop Sullivan 36Bishop Sullivan: T. Cajes 12pts, 6 reb, B Matthews 10 ptsSaint Gertrude: Nan Kerner 7reb, 7assists, 7 steals, 9pts, Sha'lelia Moore 13 pts 7 rebounds. K. McLellan & M. Powers 14 pts eachSaint Gertrude to play Steward School in Championship Game 4pm Friday.
Top performers:(Saint Cats) Mary Clark Wallace 18 pts, 8 rebounds, Cara Menges 13 points, H Felton 11points (Saint Gertrude) Kelsie McLellan 13 points, Aimee DeBell 8 rebounds. Margot Powers 11 points