The Calvert Hall Cardinals went into the 2008 Anderson National Classic ranked #4 in the Nation. But after a tough four games they finished the tournament 1 and 3.
Losses to El Dorado, CA, Aptos, CA and Cottonwood, UT in the first three days put an end to the Cardinals winning streak and their #4 National ranking. The Cardinals did rebound in their final game with a win over West Linn, OR. Crespi, CA won the tournament.