Athletics

Fall Athletics:

Cheerleading

Coaching Staff
Varsity Coach: Ms. Beth Winkeler
Varsity Assistant Coaches: Mrs. Kysa Richter and Ms. Lindsey Lappe
Junior Varsity Coaches: Ms. Roxzen Pelczynski and Ms. Taylor Kuhl

ICCA State Competition Accomplishments
Varsity
2008 Varsity Co-Ed Division Third Place
2013 Varsity Medium Division Third Place
2017 Varsity Small Division Third Place

Junior Varsity
2008 and 2009 Junior Varsity Small Division State Champions
2013 Junior Varsity Small Division Fourth Place

Stunt Group
2013 Female Division Second Place

IHSA State Competition Accomplishments
2006 Varsity Co-Ed Division Third Place
2017 Varsity Co-Ed Division Seventh Place

2018-2019 Competition Schedule

ICCA Invitationals (JV and V)
December 9, 2019: Pinckneyville High School (JV 11:00 a.m., Varsity 2:10 p.m.)
December 16, 2019: Edwardsville High School
January 20, 2019: Mater Dei Catholic High School

ICCA Championship
January 5, 2019 - Varsity: Bank of Springfield Center, Springfield
January 6, 2019 - JV: Bank of Springfield Center, Springfield

IHSA Sectional (Varsity)
January 26, 2019: Edwardsville High School

IHSA State Finals (Varsity)
February 1-2, 2019: Grossinger Motors Arena, Bloomington

Cross Country - Boys and Girls

Coaching Staff
Boys Head Coach: Mr. Marvin Eversgerd
Girls Head Coach: Mr. Dave Kohnen

IHSA Accomplishments
1996 Boys Cross Country Class A State Runner-Up
2003 Girls Cross Country Class A State Champions

2020-2021 Boys & Girls Cross Country Schedule

DATE EVENT TIME LOCATION
August 29 Mascoutah Kickoff 7:00 am Mascoutah Middle School
September 5 Granite City Invitational 8:30 am Granite City HS
September 11 Wesclin Invitational 4:00 pm Wesclin HS
September 19 Althoff Invitational 8:00 am Clinton Hills Conservation Park
September 30 Triad Invitational 4:00 pm Triad HS
October 3 Highland Invitational 8:30 am Alhambra Fireman & Legion Park
October 8 Centralia Invitational 4:30 pm Foundation Park
October 10 Freeburg Invitational 9:00 am Smithton Park
updated 09-15-2020

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Football

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Jim Stiebel
Assistant Coaches: Mr. Randy Dooley, Mr. Trevor Durham, Mr. Jared Green, Mr. Daniel Litteken, Mr. Dennis Litteken, Mr. Mark Loepker, Mr. Glenn Monken, Mr. Nolan Seelhoefer, and Mr. John Wieter

IHSA Accomplishments
2015 Class 3A Final Four
2006 Class 4A State Runner-Up
1993 Class 3A  and  2008 Class 4A State Final Four

2020-2021 Varsity Football Schedule

DATE OPPONENT TIME LOCATION
March 20 Marquette 1:00 p.m. Away
March 27 Staunton 1:00 p.m. Home
April 3 Nashville 1:00 p.m. Home
April 10 Hillsboro 1:00 p.m. Home
April 17 Mt. Carmel 2:30 p.m. Away
updated 4-12-21

2020-2021 Freshman and Junior Varsity Football Schedule

DATE OPPONENT TIME LOCATION
March 25 Salem (Fr) 6:00 p.m. Away
March 29 Waterloo (JV) 5:00 p.m. Home
April 1 Collinsville (Fr) 6:00 p.m. Home
April 8 Collinsville (Fr) 6:00 p.m. Away
April 12 Red Bud (Fr/So) 6:00 p.m. Away
April 19 Mt. Vernon (JV) 6:00 p.m. Home
April 22 Triad (Fr) 5:00 p.m. Home
April 24 Mascoutah (JV) 1:00 p.m. Home
updated 4-12-21

Golf - Boys and Girls

Coaching Staff
Boys Head Coach: Mr. Parker Lawrence
Girls Head Coach: Mr. Mike Palm

IHSA Accomplishments
1993 Boys Class A State Champions
2019 Boys Class 1A State Champions

NOTE: Home matches are held at Bent Oak Golf Course, 1725 South Broadway, Breese

2020-2021 Boys Golf Schedule

DATE OPPONENT(S) TIME LOCATION
August 18 Alton Redbird Tee-Off Classic (V) 1:00 pm Away (Spencer T Olin Golf Course)
August 20 Gibault (JV-V) 3:30 pm Home
August 25 Collinsville and Edwardsville (V) 3:30 pm Home
September 2 Mascoutah (JV-V) 2:45 pm Home
September 3 Belleville West, Nashville and Okawville (V) 3:30 pm Home
September 8 Central and Nashville (V) 3:30 pm Away (Nashville Municipal Golf Course)
September 9 Highland (JV) 3:30 pm Away (Highland Country Club)
September 10 Nashville Invitational (V) 3:30 pm Away (Nashville Municipal Golf Course)
September 11 Columbia Invitational 1:00 pm Away (The Prairies Golf Club)
September 18 O'Fallon Panther Classic (V) 1:00 pm Away (Far Oaks Golf Club)
September 21 Highland (JV-V) 3:30 pm Home
September 22 Althoff, O'Fallon and Roxana (V) 3:30 pm Home
September 23 Okawville (JV-V) 3:30 pm Away (Roland Barkau Memorial Golf Course)
September 24 O'Fallon (JV) 3:30 pm Home
September 25 Edwardsville Invitational (V) 12:30 pm Away (Oak Brook Golf Club)
September 26 Edwardsville Invitational (V) 12:30 pm Away (Fox Creek Golf Course)
September 28 Crusader Invitational (V) 1:00 pm Away (St. Clair Country Club)
September 28 Central (JV) 3:30 pm Home
September 30 Greenville, Mascoutah and Roxana (V) 3:30 pm Away (Belk Park Golf Course)
October 1 Futures Tournament (JV) tba Away (Tamarack Golf Course)
October 3 Mascoutah Invitational (V) 8:00 am Away (Cardinal Creek Golf Course)
updated 09-14-20

2020-2021 Girls Golf Schedule

DATE OPPONENT(S) TIME LOCATION
September 3 Greenville 3:30 pm Home
September 8 Highland 3:30 pm Home
September 9 Central and Nashville 3:30 pm Home
September 16 Greenville 3:30 pm Away (Greenville Country Club)
September 21 Okawville 3:30 pm Away (Roland Barkau Memorial Golf Course)
September 25 Althoff 3:30 pm Away (Stonewolf Golf Club)
updated 08-26-2020

 

Soccer - Boys

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. James Arnold
Assistant Coaches: Mr. Wyatt Essenpreis and Mr. Max Etter

IHSA Accomplishments
2016 Class A Regional Champions
2015 Class A Regional Champions
2012 Class A Regional Champions
2011 Class A Regional Champions

2020-2021 Boys Soccer Schedule

DATE OPPONENT TIME LOCATION
March 10 Centralia (V) 4:15 p.m. Away
March 15 Greenville (V) 5:00 p.m. Home
March 16 Marquette (JV then V) 5:00 p.m. Away
March 20 Granite City (JV then V) 11:00 a.m. Away
March 24 Central (V then JV) 4:30 p.m. Away
March 26 Belleville East (JV then V) 5:00 p.m. Away
March 29 Althoff (JV then V) 5:00 p.m. Away
March 30 Gibault (JV then V) 4:30 p.m. Home
April 3 Wesclin (V) 11:00 a.m. Away
April 6 Fr. McGivney (V) 4:30 p.m. Home
April 9 Collinsville (V) 5:00 p.m. Home
April 12 Freeburg (JV-V) 4:30 p.m. Home
April 13 Lebanon (V) 4:30 p.m. Away
April 15 Altamont (V) 4:30 p.m. Away
April 17 Highland (JV-V) 10:00 a.m. Home
updated 03-29-21

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Volleyball

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Chad Rakers
Assistant Coaches: Ms. Samantha Bedard, Ms. Alyssa Hitpas, Ms. Laura Thole

IHSA Accomplishments
1987, 1993, 1994, 1995, 2001 Class A and 2010 and 2011 Class 3A State Champions
2009 Class 3A State Runner-Up
2014 Class 3A Third Place

Additional Website: Mater Dei Lady Knights Volleyball

2020-2021 Volleyball Schedule

DATE OPPONENT TIME LOCATION
March 17 O'Fallon (Fr-JV-V) 4:30 p.m. Away
March 22 Fr. McGivney (Fr-JV-V) 5:00 p.m. Away
March 23 Marquette (Fr-JV-V) 5:00 p.m. Away
March 24 Roxana (JV-V) 6:00 p.m.` Home
March 30 Gibault (Fr-JV-V) 5:00 p.m. Home
April 6 Granite City (Fr-JV-V) Fr 4:30 p.m.
JV-V 4:30 p.m.
Away
April 7 Freeburg (Fr-JV-V) 5:00 p.m. Away
April 13 Centralia (Fr-JV-V) 5:00 p.m. Home
April 15 Central (Fr-JV-V) 5:00 p.m. Away
April 19 Staunton (Fr-JV-V) 5:00 p.m. Home
April 21 Collinsville (JV-V) 6:00 p.m. Home
April 22 Highland (Fr-JV-V) 5:00 p.m. Away
updated 4-12-21

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Basketball - Boys

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Ron Schadegg
Assistant Coaches: Mr. Matt Becker, Mr. Gary Pollmann, Mr. Adam Etter, Mr. Cory Arentsen, and Mr. Trevor Durham

IHSA Accomplishments
Class 2A Final Four: 2020
Class 2A 2nd in State: 1996
Class 2A 4th in State: 2015
Class A Sweet Sixteen: 1995, 1984
Class AA 4th in State: 1974

Please select the following link for a printable roster: 2020-2021 Knights Basketball Roster

2020-2021 Boys Basketball Schedule

DATE TIME OPPONENT LOCATION
February 12 5:00 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Highland Away
February 16 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Marquette Away
February 19 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Althoff Home
February 20 10:00 a.m. Freshman
11:30 a.m. Sophomore
Althoff Away
February 20 12:00 p.m. JV
1:30 p.m. Varsity
Metro-East Lutheran Home
February 23 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Gibault Home
February 24 6:00 p.m. Freshman (annex)
6:00 p.m. JV (main)
7:30 p.m. Sophomore (annex)
7:30 p.m. Varsity (main)
Althoff Home
February 25 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Madison Away
February 26 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Granite City Away
February 27 12:30 p.m. JV
2:00 p.m. V
Wesclin Away
March 1 5:00 p.m. Freshman-A
6:30 p.m. Freshman-B
March 2 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Althoff Away
March 5 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Marquette Home
March 6 10:00 a.m. Freshman
11:30 a.m. JV
1:00 p.m. Varsity
Mascoutah Home
March 9 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Granite City Home
March 11 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Metro-East Lutheran Away
March 12 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Gibault Away
March 13 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Central Away
updated 02-27-21

 

Basketball - Girls

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Dave Kohnen
Assistant Coach: Ms. Avoynna Kampwerth

IHSA Accomplishments
Class 2A Regional Champions: 2020
Class 3A Regional Champions: 2019

Please select the following link for a printable roster: 2020-2021 Lady Knights Basketball Rosters

2020-2021 Girls Basketball Schedule

DATE TIME OPPONENT LOCATION
February 12 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Highland Home
February 15 5:00 p.m. JV
6:30 p.m. Varsity
Christ Our Rock Home
February 16 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Marquette Home
February 19 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Althoff Away
February 22 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Fr. McGivney Away
February 23 4:00 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
O'Fallon Away
February 25 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Central Away
February 26 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Granite City Home
March 1 5:00 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Civic Memorial Away
March 2 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Althoff Home
March 5 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Marquette Away
March 6 5:00 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Nashville Home
March 8 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Edwardsville Home
March 9 4:30 p.m. Freshman
6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Granite City Away
March 12 6:00 p.m. JV
7:30 p.m. Varsity
Gibault Home
updated 02-25-21

Bowling

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Jeff Johnson
Assistant Coach: Mr. Todd Frey

NOTE: Home matches held at V&H Recreation, 732 North 4th Street, Breese

2020-2021 Boys and Girls Bowling Schedule

DATE TIME OPPONENT LOCATION
February 11 2:30 p.m. Gibault Home
February 12 2:30 p.m. Gibault Away (West Park Bowl)
February 16 2:30 p.m. Lebanon Home
February 18 2:30 p.m. Lebanon Away (St. Clair Bowl)
February 23 2:30 p.m. Dupo Home
February 25 2:30 p.m. Dupo Away (West Park Bowl)
March 2 2:30 p.m. Cahokia Away (St. Clair Bowl)
March 4 2:30 p.m. Cahokia Home
March 9 2:30 p.m. Wesclin Home
March 11 2:30 p.m. Wesclin Home
updated 2-14-21

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Cheerleading

Coaching Staff
Varsity Coach: Ms. Beth Winkeler
Varsity Assistant Coaches: Mrs. Kysa Richter and Ms. Lindsey Lappe
Junior Varsity Coaches: Ms. Roxzen Pelczynski and Ms. Taylor Kuhl

ICCA State Competition Accomplishments
Varsity
2008 Varsity Co-Ed Division Third Place
2013 Varsity Medium Division Third Place
2017 Varsity Small Division Third Place

Junior Varsity
2008 and 2009 Junior Varsity Small Division State Champions
2013 Junior Varsity Small Division Fourth Place

Stunt Group
2013 Female Division Second Place

IHSA State Competition Accomplishments
2006 Varsity Co-Ed Division Third Place
2017 Varsity Co-Ed Division Seventh Place

2018-2019 Competition Schedule

ICCA Invitationals (JV and V)
December 9, 2019: Pinckneyville High School (JV 11:00 a.m., Varsity 2:10 p.m.)
December 16, 2019: Edwardsville High School
January 20, 2019: Mater Dei Catholic High School

ICCA Championship
January 5, 2019 - Varsity: Bank of Springfield Center, Springfield
January 6, 2019 - JV: Bank of Springfield Center, Springfield

IHSA Sectional (Varsity)
January 26, 2019: Edwardsville High School

IHSA State Finals (Varsity)
February 1-2, 2019: Grossinger Motors Arena, Bloomington

Spring Athletics:

Baseball

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Jared Green
Varsity Assistant Coach: Mr. Chris Govero
Junior Varsity and Freshman Coaches: Mr. Thomas Schniers
Junior Varsity and Freshman Assistant Coach: Mr. Tom Robben

NOTE: For home games, varsity baseball plays at Mater Dei and junior varsity baseball and freshman baseball play at Breese Northside Park.

2020-2021 Varsity & Junior Varsity Baseball Schedule

DATE TIME OPPONENT LOCATION
April 14 4:30 p.m. Waterloo (V) Away
April 17 10:00 a.m. Marquette - DH (JV-V) Away
April 20 4:30 p.m. Gibault (V) Away
April 21 4:30 p.m. Alton (V) Away
April 21 4:30 p.m. Alton (JV) Home
April 22 4:30 p.m. O'Fallon (JV-V) Away
April 27 4:30 p.m. Collinsville (JV-V) Home
April 29 4:30 p.m. Central (JV-V) Away
May 1 11:00 a.m. Althoff (JV) Away
May 1 1:00 p.m. Althoff - DH (V) Away
May 4 4:30 p.m. Civic Memorial (JV-V) Home
May 6 4:30 p.m. Wesclin (JV-V) Away
May 8 10:00 a.m. Fr. McGivney - DH (JV-V) Home
May 12 4:30 p.m. Granite City (JV-V) Away
May 15 10:00 a.m. Triad - DH (JV-V) Away
May 17 4:30 p.m. Centralia (JV-V) Home
May 18 4:30 p.m. Roxana (V) Home
May 18 4:30 p.m. Belleville East (JV) Home
May 22 10:00 a.m. Belleville East - DH (V) Home
May 22 10:00 a.m. Belleville East - DH (JV) Away
May 24 4:30 p.m. Woodlawn (V) Away
May 25 4:30 p.m. Highland (JV-V) Away
May 27 4:30 p.m. Okawville (V) Away
May 29 10:00 a.m. Mascoutah - DH (JV-V) Home
May 31 4:30 p.m. O'Fallon (JV-V) Away
June 2 4:30 p.m. Granite City (JV-V) Home
updated 4-12-21

2020-2021 Freshman Boys Baseball Schedule

DATE TIME OPPONENT LOCATION
April 27 4:30 p.m. Collinsville Away
May 4 4:30 p.m. Civic Memorial Away
May 7 4:30 p.m. Waterloo Away
May 13 4:30 p.m. Highland Home
May 15 10:00 a.m. Triad - DH Home
May 22 10:00 a.m. Belleville East - DH Away
updated 4-11-21

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Soccer - Girls

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Wyatt Essenpreis
Assistant Coach: Ms. Lindsey Lappe

NOTE: For home games, unless noted, varsity plays first, followed by junior varsity.

2020-2021 Girls Soccer Schedule

DATE TIME OPPONENT LOCATION
April 14 4:30 p.m. Roxana (V) Home
April 16 4:15 p.m. Waterloo (V) Away
April 19 4:15 p.m. Mascoutah (V-JV) Away
April 20 4:15 p.m. Highland (V-JV) Away
April 22 4:30 p.m. Central (V-JV) Away
April 27 4:30 p.m. Marquette (V-JV) Away
April 28 5:00 p.m. Althoff (V-JV) Away
April 30 4:30 p.m. Columbia (V-JV) Home
May 6 4:30 p.m. Centralia (V-JV) Away
May 8 10:00 a.m. Freeburg (V-JV) Home
May 11 4:30 p.m. Collinsville (V-JV) Home
May 14 4:30 p.m. Belleville East (V-JV) Home
May 19 4:30 p.m. Granite City (V-JV) Home
May 20 5:00 p.m. Gibault (V) Away
May 24 4:30 p.m. Fr. McGivney (V-JV) Home
May 28 4:15 p.m. Civic Memorial (V-JV) Away
updated 4-9-21

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Softball

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Mike Palm

IHSA Accomplishments
2010 Class 3A State Final Four
2019 Class 2A Sectional Champions

2020-2021 Varsity Softball Schedule

DATE TIME OPPONENT LOCATION
April 17 10:00a.m. Alton - DH Away
April 26 4:30 p.m. Collinsville Away
April 28 4:30 p.m. Central Away
April 29 4:30 p.m. Marquette Away
May 1 10:00 a.m. Trico Away
May 1 12:00 p.m. Benton Away (Trico)
May 3 4:30 p.m. Lebanon Home
May 4 4:30 p.m. Civic Memorial Away
May 6 4:30 p.m. Wesclin Away
May 7 4:30 p.m. Carlyle Home
May 10 4:00 p.m. O'Fallon - DH Away
May 11 4:30 p.m. Fr. McGivney Home
May 12 4:30 p.m. Belleville East Home
May 13 4:30 p.m. Alton Away
May 15 10:00 a.m. Marquette - DH Home
May 18 4:30 p.m. Gibault Away
May 19 4:30 p.m. Granite City Home
May 22 10:00 a.m. Mascoutah - DH Home
May 24 4:30 p.m. Centralia Home
May 26 4:30 p.m. Belleville West Away
May 27 4:30 p.m. Okawville Away
May 28 4:30 p.m. Althoff Away
updated 4-11-21

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Track and Field - Boys and Girls

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Dave Kohnen
Assistant Coach: Mr. Daniel Litteken

NOTE: On schedule, B = Boys, G = Girls

2020-2021 Boys and Girls Track and Field Schedule

DATE TIME OPPONENT LOCATION
April 21 4:00 p.m. Althoff Invitational (B and G) Away
April 28 2:30 p.m. Highland Invitational (B and G) Away
May 4 4:00 p.m. Centralia Invitational (G) Away
May 6 4:00 p.m. Wesclin Invitational (B and G) Away
May 13 4:00 p.m. Wesclin Invitational (B and G) Away
May 17 4:00 p.m. Nashville Invitational (B) Away
May 28 4:00 p.m. Collinsville Invitational (B) Away
May 29 9:30 a.m. Wood River (G) Away
updated 4-17-21

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