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The History of Chicago St. Benedicts High School
 
 
Chicago St. Benedict Catholic High School Quick Facts
 
Year Opened:                     1950
Year Closed:                       2019
School Bldg Use:                Continues as a grade school.
School Team Nickname:    "Bengals"
School Team Colors:          Maroon & Gold
School Fight Song:
 

ATHLETICS
 
BASEBALL

1986-87       24 - 6         IHSA Class 'A'  ELITE 8                             Coach Bob Carlson
                                      IHSA Regional Champions
                                      IHSA Sectional Champions
                                      IHSA Elite 8 Finalists
                                      Lost to Roanoke Benson 5-4
                                      Roanoke lost in Final 4 round. 
                             
1991-92       13 - 15                                                                            Coach Dean Stavrakas
1992-93       25 - 11                                                                            Coach Dean Stavrakas
1993-94       28 - 9                                                                              Coach Dean Stavrakas
1994-95       30 - 7                                                                              Coach Dean Stavrakas
1995-96       15 - 16                                                                            Coach Dean Stavrakas
1996-97       23 - 8                                                                              Coach Dean Stavrakas
1997-98       23 - 7                                                                              Coach Dean Stavrakas
1998-99       23 - 9                                                                              Coach Dean Stavrakas
1999-00       26 - 8                                                                              Coach Dean Stavrakas
2000-01       24 - 14                                                                            Coach Dean Stavrakas
                *Coach Stavrakas 229 - 104 in 10 years!
        
2002-03       18 - 9         IHSA Class 'A' Sweet 16                            Coach Peter Krackenberger
                                      IHSA Regional Champions
                                      IHSA Sectional Champions
                                      IHSA Super-Sectional FInalists
                                      Lost to Wilmington 2-0
                                      Wilmington won State Championship
      
2005-06         6 - 5 - 1                                                                        Coach Rob Potempa

 
BOYS BASKETBALL
 
1988-89                           IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions
                  
1989-90                           IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions
 
1991-92                           IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions
                 
1998-99        18 - 9                                                                           Coach Ron Ashlaw
1999-00          9 - 19                                                                         Coach Ron Ashlaw
2000-01        12 - 17                                                                         Coach Ron Ashlaw
2001-02        14 - 16                                                                         Coach Ron Ashlaw
2002-03        21 - 9                                                                           Coach Derek Rubino
2003-04        11 - 16                                                                         Coach Derek Rubino
2004-05          8 - 18                                                                         Coach Derek Rubino
2005-06          5 - 22                                                                         Coach Derek Rubino
2006-07          7 - 19                                                                         Coach Kevin Morrow
2010-11        15 - 12                                                                         Coach Tom Horn
2013-14                                                                                            Coach John Billhorn
2014-15                                                                                            Coach John Billhorn
2015-16         14 - 16                                                                        Coach John Billhorn
2016-17           7 - 17                                                                        Coach Brian Lukens

 
BOYS SOCCER
 
2010-11                                                                                            Coach Greg Borkowski
2011-12                                                                                            Coach Greg Borkowski
2012-13                                                                                            Coach Greg Borkowski
2013-14                                                                                            Coach Greg Borkowski
2014-15                                                                                            Coach Greg Borkowski
2015-16                                                                                            Coach Greg Borkowski 
2016-17          6 - 9 - 2                                                                      Coach Greg Borkowski

BOYS VOLLEYBALL
 
2015-16           6 - 11                                                                        Coach Chris Deakins

GIRLS BASKETBALL
 
1982-83                     IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions      
 
1994-95      17 - 10                                                                           Coach Valerie Enwall         
1995-96      16 - 11                                                                           Coach Valerie Enwall         
                  
1996-97      21 - 8      IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions          Coach Valarie Enwall
         
1997-98      20 - 8                                                                             Coach Valerie Enwall  
                  
1998-99      24 - 9      IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions          Coach Valarie Enwall
                        
1999-00      21 - 13    IHSA Class 'A' Sweet 16 Finalists               Coach Valarie Enwall
                                  IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions
                                  IHSA Class 'A' Sectional Champions
                                  IHSA Class 'A' Suer-Sectional Finalists
                                  Lost to Elmhurst Timothy Christian 58-54
                                  Timothy Christian placed 4th in Tournament
                 
2000-01      10 - 22    IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions        Coach Christopher Ford
 
2001-02      13 - 18    IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions        Coach Christopher Ford
           
2002-03      18 - 14    IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions        Coach Christopher Ford
                        
2003-04      14 - 18    IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions        Coach Christopher Ford
                         
2004-05        3 - 23                                                                         Coach Christopher Ford
2005-06        9 - 20                                                                         Coach Christopher Ford
2006-07      18 - 11                                                                         Coach Christopher Ford
                   
2009-10                      IHSA Class '2A' Regional Champions  
                     
2010-11      23 - 8       IHSA Class '1A' Regional Champions     Coach Christopher Ford    
              
2012-13                      IHSA Class '2A' Regional Champions  
            
2014-15                      IHSA Class '2A' Regional Champions  
                      
2015-16                                                                                           Coaches Marc Levinson
                                                                                                        & Kim Coleman
2016-17       1 - 19                                                                           Coach Amanda Genge
 

GIRLS BOWLING
                
1976-77                        IHSA State Finals Qualifier                      Coach Sr. Marie Terese
                                         IHSA District Champions

GIRLS SOCCER
 
2015-16      3 - 6 - 3                                                                         Coach Greg Borkowski

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL
                        
1989-90                         IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions
                     
1991-92                         IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions
                  
1994-95       7 - 11                                                                           Coach Ron Ashlaw
1995-96     14 - 11                                                                           Coach Ron Ashlaw
1996-97     20 - 9                                                                             Coach Ron Ashlaw
                      
1997-98     23 - 11         IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions     Coach Ron Ashlaw
                     
1998-99     26 - 6 - 2                                                                        Coach Ron Ashlaw
1999-00     14 - 13 - 2                                                                      Coach Ron Ashlaw
    
2003-04     11 - 13         IHSA Class 'A' Regional Champions     Coach David Funkhouser
               
2006-07     13 - 9                                                                             Coach David Funkhouser
            
2007-08     15 - 5 - 1      IHSA Class '2A' Regional Champions   Coach David Funkhouser
                              
2008-09     15 - 9           IHSA Class '2A' Regional Champions   Coach David Funkhouser 
               
2009-10     12 - 6 - 1                                                                         Coach David Funkhouser
2010-11     19 - 6                                                                              Coach David Funkhouser
     
2012-13                         IHSA Class '2A' Regional Champions
                         
2014-15                         IHSA Class '2A' Regional Champions
                           
2015-16                         IHSA Class '1A' Regional Champions    Coach Megan Hersey
              
2016-17     11 - 10 - 2    IHSA Class '1A' Regional Champions    Coach Amanda Genge