Wolfpack Struggle at Marist Invite
03/23/2019 - Boys Varsity Volleyball
The Pack went 1-4 at the Marist Invite this weekend finish in 16th Place. Ignatius defeated Shepard 25-18, 25-17 and then lost to Lincoln Way Central 25-21, 25-22 in pool play. In the Silver Division the Wolfpack lost St. Rita 25-22, 25-16, Benet 23-25, 25-19, 13-15 and Niles North 25-20, 27-25.
Pack Can't Find Win Column at Maroon & Gold Invite
03/23/2019 - Boys Varsity Water Polo
The Wolfpack went 0-3 in the Maroon & Gold tournament, losing to Sandburg, Jones and Whitney Young. Moises Lopez led the way offensively, with Luke Siwik and Nikhil Robinson also scoring. Alec Beckwith was a stalwart in goal. The Pack host Brother Rice on Monday at UIC.
Wolfpack Shut Out Jones
03/21/2019 - Girls Varsity Soccer
Senior captains Grace Campbell and Shay Reifert scored their first goals of the season in the 2-0 victory over Jones. Sophomore Darcy Schoen recorded the shutout in the net and a solid performance from Junior Maddie Flynn in the victory.
Fenwick Defeats Wolfpack
03/20/2019 - Girls Varsity Water Polo
The Pack fell to the Friars of Fenwick 10-6 in a MCAC match up. Joia McKinney led the way with 5 goals, Claire Cariola added one. Alicia Montes led the defensive charge with 3 steals.
Friars Top Pack
03/20/2019 - Boys Varsity Water Polo
The Wolfpack lost to Fenwick 18-10. Moises Lopez led the attack with 4 goals, while Brady Bartels, Charles Lewis, Nikhil Robinson and Gavin Bohan also scored. Alec Beckwith had 8 saves in goal. The Pack are back in action this weekend at the Maroon & Gold tournament at UIC.
Wolfpack Win Opener Over Broncos
03/20/2019 - Boys Varsity Volleyball
The Wolfpack started on the right foot by grabbing their home opener over Montini 25-15, 25-18. Michael Eastman led the offense with 8 kills while Henry Zapata added 4 kills. John Ross had 12 assists and Walt Fieweger added 2 kills and 2 blocks.
Pack Grab Home Win in Opener
03/20/2019 - Boys JV Volleyball
The Pack defeated the Broncos of Montini 25-16, 25-19 in their home opener. Joe Caproni (6 kills) and Dan Caproni (3 kills) led the Wolfpack.
Wolfpack and Loyola Duel to a Tie
03/19/2019 - Girls Varsity Soccer
In the first GCAC game of the season, the Wolfpack jumped out to an early 1-0 advantage on a goal from Sophomore Ella Richards. After missing on a few chances to go ahead, Loyola tied up the game on a corner kick that deflected off the back of a Wolfpack defender. With chances from both teams in the second half, neither team was able to secure the go ahead goal. Both teams have 1 point in the GCAC division.
Ramblers Edge Pack
03/19/2019 - Girls JV Soccer
The Wolfpack lost a tough back-and-forth battle against Jesuit rivals Loyola Academy by a score of 3-2. The Wolfpack dominated passing play during the first 15 minutes of the game. Sofie Kowalski picked out Fiona Bartholomew through the middle who finished cleanly for the game’s first score. The Ramblers woke up and equalized a few minutes later and the game was tied 1-1 at halftime. The Wolfpack had several chances to score in the second half but failed to convert. Loyola tallied two goals in two minutes on defensive breakdowns. Molly Pultz grabbed one goal back off a free kick with one minute left in the game, but time expired before the Wolfpack could find the tying goal.
Wolfpack 2nd at GCAC Indoor
03/17/2019 - Girls Varsity Track
The Wolfpack was led by GCAC Champions Rhiannon O'Keefe (1600, 3200), Ari Afolabi (60 Hurdles), the 4x200 Relay (Sheridan Carter, Gianna Bachand, McKenzie Martin, Afolabi) and McKenzie Jackson (High Jump).
Pack 2nd at CCL Indoor Championships
03/17/2019 - Boys Varsity Track
With a strong team effort, the Wolfpack finished second at the Chicago Catholic League Indoor Championship meet with 72 points, behind winner Loyola (103) and holding off third place St. Laurence (70). Senior Aiden Ouimet scored 28 total points, with a first in the pole vault (14-00 feet PB), second in the long jump (19-09), third in the 400 (52.08 seconds PB), and fifth in the 60 high hurdles (9.05 PB). Sophomore Malcolm Bevans won the triple jump (41-01.50) and finished fifth in the long jump (19-05). Senior John Walls finished fifth in the 800 (2:07.50) and seventh in the 1600 (4:46.92). Junior Jacob Flynn was fourth in the 3200 (9:57.90), and sophomore Liam Linnen took sixth in the 1600 (4:44.72 PB). Senior Daniel Solis was sixth in the pole vault (10-00), and junior Lloyd Rice was seventh in the high jump (5-04). The Wolfpack also scored in all three relays. Bevans, Solis, senior Inigo Curran, and junior Alex Gegax placed sixth in the 4x200 (1:39.73). In the 4x800, seniors Christian Coletta, Nicola Mennella, and Tom Novy teamed with freshman Nick Kiley for fifth (8:58.34). Needing to beat St. Laurence to secure second place for the team in the meet’s exciting final event, Curran, Gegax, Kiley, and freshmen Zach Kiley ran a strong race for fifth-place points in the 4x400 (3:41.70). “We left a few points out on the track that we were hoping to win and make a run to win the meet,” said Coach Ed Ernst. “But second place is a great achievement for the team, who kept faith in each other right up to the last event.”
Pack Tie for 6th at CCL
03/17/2019 - Boys Frosh/Soph Track
The Wolfpack tied for sixth at the Chicago Catholic League Indoor Championship meet. Freshmen Sam Hansen finished first in the high jump (5 feet and 7 inches PB), third in pole vault (7-00), and sixth in the triple jump (35-02). Freshman Brian Moore was second in the 3200 (10 minutes and 32.59 seconds), with freshman Theo Conroy seventh (11:29.27), and sophomore Colin Linnen was third in the 800 (2:14.47 PB). Sophomore Sultan Lugboso was sixth in the high jump (5-02 PB) and fifth in the pole vault (6-06 PB). In the relays, freshman Ted Schmiedeler (2:30) teamed with sophomores Connor Walls (2:23), Michael LaSusa (2:30), and Kevin Freeman (2:23) for fifth in the 4x800 (9:46.43). The Wolfpack scored 46.5 points to tie St. Laurence and finish behind winner Loyola (110.5), Marmion (73.5), Providence Catholic (58), St. Rita (57), and Mt. Carmel (48). “We ran a bunch of our younger guys in the varsity meet, and the team would have scored a lot more points if those guys ran in the frosh soph meet,” said Coach Ed Ernst. “They’ll do better in the CCL frosh soph meet in the spring.”
Pack Stop Glenbard South
03/16/2019 - Girls JV Soccer
The Wolfpack earned a second straight victory with a convincing 5-0 defeat of Glenbard South today. On a sunny Saturday morning, the girls dominated the passing game from the very beginning. Rose Sullivan picked out Fiona Bartholomew for a beautiful through pass, who finished cleanly for the first score of the game. In the second half the team clicked on all cylinders as they rattled off four additional scores. Fiona scored again off an assist from Bella Corral; Kiley DelGiudice scored off an assist from Fiona; freshman Maddie Morrissey scored her first two goals of her high school career, the first assisted by Rose Sullivan, the second solo. The defense played a solid game from start to finish, with freshman Lizzie Naumann making her debut start at outside back.
Pack 1-2 at Fremd Quad
03/16/2019 - Girls Varsity Water Polo
The Wolfpack went 1-2 at the Fremd Quad. Ignatius lost to Fremd 10-6 with Joia McKinney (four goals) and Paula West adding two more to lead the Pack. The Pack edged Lane Tech then 7-6. McKinney led the charge in a strong way with six goals while Claire Cariola added a goal. In the final match the Pack lost to the Eagles of Sandburg 10-7. Six different scorers showed up for the final game of the quad. Claire Cariola, Lillie Mitchell, Alicia Montes, Paula West, and Lila Macklin each had one goal and Joia McKinney added a pair.
Pack Comeback to Open GBN Quad
03/15/2019 - Girls Varsity Soccer
In game one of the Glenbard North Quad, the Wolfpack surrendered an early goal and faced their first deficit of the season. From there , managing the game and creating chances started to become the theme for the rest of the game. Ella Richards recorded two goals, Shay Reifert recorded an assist to secure the win.
Pack Open with Huge Win
03/14/2019 - Girls Varsity Softball
The Pack (1-0) began the season with a 23-0 win over Pritzker College Prep. Freshmen Grace Van Pelt (3 IP, 6 K) and Ellie Giles (1 IP, 2 K) combine for a no hitter. Juniors Mary Boyle (3-4, 2 2B, 3 run homerun) and Maggie Lynn (3-3, grand slam) led the offense which collected 18 hits in the game.
Pack Sweep Meteors
03/14/2019 - Boys Varsity Tennis
The Pack swept the Meteors of De La Salle in a CCL match. Billy Taylor, 1st singles, won 6-4, 6-4. Jamieson Katz at 2nd singles won 6-1, 6-2. Jack Nash won 6-0, 6-0 win at 3rd singles. Sener Gunsel/Aeneas Hines at 1st doubles and Luke Albarracin/Jack Ward at 2nd doubles won 6-0, 6-0 in both matches.
Pack Stop Kenwood in Opener
03/14/2019 - Boys Frosh Lacrosse
The Wolfpack beat Kenwood last night 17-5 behind 4 goals from Joe Siciliano and a great defensive effort from the whole team.
Wolfpack Offense Leads Charge in Opener
03/12/2019 - Girls Varsity Soccer
The Pack started the season with a 6-0 opening win versus the Maroons of U-High. Ignatius was led by 2018 All-State forward Ella Richards with a strong performance overall while freshman Eloise Barnett recorded her first varsity goal in the opener.
Pack Top Francis Parker in Opener
03/12/2019 - Boys Varsity Tennis
The Pack beat Francis Parker 3-2 on Tuesday. Billy Taylor and Jamieson Katz earned singles victories. Jack Ward and Luke Albarracin won in doubles.
Pack Open with Shutout
03/12/2019 - Girls JV Soccer
The Wolfpack began the 2019 campaign with a solid 3-0 defeat of U-High Lab School tonight. Freshman Shannon Rydz scored first off an assist from Isa Oyuela. After a shaky start on defense, the backline solidified behind Lolo Tiemann and Sofie Kowalski. In the second half, the offense woke up after Isa Oyuela fed a ball in the midfield to Molly Pultz who launched a rocket from 30 yards out into the back of the net. Junior Fiona Bartholomew iced the game for the Wolfpack. After hitting the post three times, Fiona finally netted her goal off a header served in by Rose Sullivan, who had an outstanding game at every phase of the game.
Wolfpack Defeat Parker in Home Opener
03/12/2019 - Boys JV Tennis
The Pack beat Francis Parker 3-2 on Tuesday. Tim Walsh won in singles while Michael Preston, Brendan Cole, Miles Scheffler, and Declan Kelly won in doubles.
St. Rita Tops Pack
03/11/2019 - Boys Varsity Water Polo
The Wolfpack lost 7-3 against the Mustangs. A strong team defensive effort was not enough to overcome the deficit. Moises Lopez scored 2 goals for the Pack, with Anthony Severino also scoring 1 goal. Alec Beckwith had 8 saves in goal. The Pack will be visiting St. Viator on Wednesday.
pack 4th at Kevin Richards Invite
03/09/2019 - Boys Frosh/Soph Track
The Wolfpack finished fourth at the Kevin Richards Invite on Saturday behind home-team winner Evanston High School, New Trier, and Loyola. Malcolm Bevans won the long jump (20 feet-00 inches) and finished second in the triple jump (38-09). Liam Linnen second in the 1600 with a personal best of 4 minutes and 45.8 seconds.
Pack Take 9th at PE Invite
03/09/2019 - Girls Varsity Track
At the Proviso East Invite the Wolfpack finished 9th of 22 teams. Top finishers for the Wolfpack included Ari Afolabi (3rd in the 55 Hurdles), Rhiannon O'Keefe (4th in the 800 and 5th in the 1600) and Lexi Affolter (5th in the 800).