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Volleyball - Girls

IHSA Sweet Sixteen
1994, 1997, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2009, 2010

IHSA Sectional Champions
1994, 1997, 2002, 2003, 2004

IHSA Regional Champions
1982, 1983, 1989, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2015, 2017

Girls Catholic Athletic Conference Champions
1981, 1985, 1987, 2012

Introduction

Our staff endeavors to develop our athletes not only on the court but off the court as well. Student-athletes who participate in volleyball learn self-discipline, perseverance, hard work and a sense of personal and school pride. Developing personal integrity is also a goal of the Saint Ignatius volleyball program.

Coaching Staff

  • Erik Eastman — Varsity Head Coach
  • Dana Van Syckle — Varsity Assistant Coach
  • Kathryn Burchfield — Varsity Assistant Coach
  • Patty Ryan — Varsity Assistant Coach
  • Casey Harris — JV Assistant Coach
  • Ellen Kriz — Frosh 'A' Head Coach
  • Audra Kielbowicz — Frosh 'B' Head Coach

The Team

Saint Ignatius volleyball is a Class 4A program that competes in the Girls Catholic Athletic Conference Red Division during the regular season. The Wolfpack compete in 15 regular season matches along with 4 tournaments at the varsity level. The Wolfpack’s strong schedule challenges our players to perform at their highest level both mentally and physically throughout the season.

Academic Achievement

IHSA Team Academic Award
(Awarded to teams with a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.00 or higher)

2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award
(Awarded to teams with a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.30 or higher)

2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016