Caroline Kenow (left) and Ben Logullo (right) recently attended the Smith Walbridge drum major and mace clinics at Eastern Illinois University, during which they developed their conducting, marching and leadership skills. They look forward to utilizing their skills throughout the 2017-2018 Marching Knights’ season.
Nearly 140 fourth grade through eighth grade girls participated in Mater Dei’s Volleyball Camp June 12-15.
Award Winners Grades 4, 5 and 6
Sam Muscarello – Top Setter, Sophie Timmermann – Top Passer, Makenna Budde – Top Server, Isabella Brefeld – Camp Kangaroo (19” vertical) and Fred Rakers “I Bleed Blue” Award, and Kaydence Schroeder – Top Attacker
Camp Hustler Award winners: Avery Trame, Lauren Jamruk, Katy Huels, Emma Johnson, Ava McSparin, Harley Gebke, Addison Lampe, Adeline Morris, Ava Strake and Lydia Engelmann
Award Winners Grades 7 and 8
Riley Gebke – Top Blocker; Riley Kleber – Top Attacker, Camp Kangaroo (26” vertical) and Co-Fred Rakers “I Bleed Blue” Award; Tori Mohesky – Top Server and Co-Fred Rakers “I Bleed Blue” Award; Annalyse Richter – Top Setter; and Reagan Oster – Top Passer
Camp Hustler Award winners: Alexis Kampwerth, Lindsey Richter, Marley Jansen, Avery Budde, Ashleigh Jamruk and Alivia Lampe
Tournament Champion Teams
Grade 8: Jenna Martin, Lindsey Richter, Meg Poettker, Tori Mohesky, Riley Gebke, Emily Johnston and Jaidyn Kreke
Grade 7: Catey Cowgill, Lauren Wolter, Lexi Ceto, Emily Jansen, Jordyn Heckert, Carmen Foppe and Marley Jansen
Grade 6: Makenna Budde, Ryann Becker and Reese Kalmer
Grade 5: Bree Jasper, Kennedy Nicklin and Aubrey Wilburn
Grade 4: Lauren Jamruk, Lucia Crawford and Peyton Muscarello
Nearly ninety third grade through eighth grade girls participated in Mater Dei’s Girls Basketball Camp June 5-9.
Two hundred sixteen golfers enjoyed a beautiful day at the Mater Dei Golf Classic held on June 3 at Governor’s Run Golf Course in Carlyle. The Mater Dei community sincerely thanks all the golfers for their support!
In addition to the first place winners pictured below, the special event winners were as follows:
longest drive for men – Roman Kloeckner
longest drive for women – Morgan Pollmann
longest putt for men – Jason Kuhl
longest putt for women – Anna Lampe
closest to the pin hole #9 – Jody Harris
closest to the pin hole #14 – Theresa Kratschmer
Nearly 140 third grade through eighth grade boys participated in Mater Dei’s Boys Basketball Camp May 30 – June 2.
We congratulate the members of our Class of 2017
and pray they are blessed with continued success!
The following students earned a 4.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale: (front row from left) Sarah Maller, Angelique Kuenstler, William Harad, Victoria Arentsen, Sophia Lager, Gabrielle Ludwig, Anna Knebel, Amber Litteken, Erica Hitpas, Callista Becker; (back row from left) Sarah Schriewer, Noah Gerdes, Ethan Schumacher, Madison Peppenhorst, Branden Billhartz, Otto Stark, Brett Kaufman, Adam Gall, Nicholas Mensing, Nicholas Schmitz, Peyton Kreke, Margo Lampe, Trever Johnson, Sara Kniepmann and Corynn Henrichs.
PERFECT ATTENDANCE FOR FOUR YEARS
Logan Albers, Brett Kaufman, Nicholas Mensing, Madison Peppenhorst and Cole Strotheide
NATIONAL MERIT COMMENDED STUDENTS
Amber Litteken and Sarah Maller
ILLINOIS STATE SCHOLARS
Victoria Arentsen, Callista Becker, Branden Billhartz, Adam Gall, Austin Gebke, Noah Gerdes, William Harad, Corynn Henrichs, Erica Hitpas, Trever Johnson, Brett Kaufman, Anna Knebel, Sara Kniepmann, Peyton Kreke, Angelique Kuenstler, Sophia Lager, Margo Lampe, Amber Litteken, Gabrielle Ludwig, Sarah Maller, Nicholas Mensing, Madison Peppenhorst, Nicholas Schmitz, Sarah Schriewer, Ethan Schumacher, Keegan Spirek and Otto Stark
Eighty-six percent of the Class of 2017 received scholarship offers totaling $10.8 million.
COLLEGE CREDIT HOURS
The Class of 2017 earned over 2,260 hours of college credit through enrollment in our dual credit courses.
LIVING THEIR FAITH
The Class of 2017 includes fifty-four Eucharistic Ministers and thirty-seven catechists who served local Youth Faith Formation programs.
LOVING THEIR FAITH
The Class of 2017 provided nearly 14,000 hours of service related to the Works of Mercy and donated $1,866 to the Class of 2017 Pay It Forward Scholarship.
KNIGHT AND LADY OF THE YEAR Peyton Kreke and Sarah Schriewer
Members of the Class of 2017 were recognized for their extracurricular achievements at the Senior-Parent Banquet held on Thursday, May 25. We congratulate the award winners, as well as their families, on their accomplishments! (photos courtesy of Unforgettable Photography by Anna)
Members of the Class of 2017 were recognized for their academic achievements at the Senior-Parent Banquet held on Thursday, May 25. We congratulate the award winners, as well as their families, on their accomplishments! (photos courtesy of Unforgettable Photography by Anna)
Director of Bands Mr. Blake Korte, joined by drumline instructor Mr. Matt Murphy and color guard instructor Ms. Julianna Swanson, recognized members of our concert band, jazz band, wind ensemble, drumline and color guard at the Band Banquet held on May 15. We congratulate the award winners, as well as their families, on their accomplishments!