Saint Patrick High School offers 12 male varsity sports, all of which offer various levels of competition for our student-athletes. The Shamrocks compete at a variety of prestigious facilities – from the baseball diamond at Kerry Wood Field to the football field of Triton College, Read-Dunning Park and the golf courses of Ridgemoor Country Club – in addition to hosting basketball, swimming, wrestling and more at the school.

For questions, please contact Athletic Director, Matt Reardon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SHAMROCK ATHLETIC TEAMS

BASEBALL

The Saint Patrick High School Baseball Program consists of two teams (Junior Varsity and Varsity) and is led by Coach Chris Hall. The season runs from late February through the State Playoffs held in late May.

VARSITY SCHEDULE

BASKETBALL

The Saint Patrick High School Basketball Program consists of three teams (Freshman, Junior Varsity and Varsity) and is led by Coach Mike Bailey. Saint Patrick has had only two basketball coaches in the past 64 years, the legendary Max Kurland (35 years) and Coach Bailey, staring his 29th season. The Shamrocks, who have had only 4 losing seasons in the past 64 years, have had 4 Super Sectional berths and 22 Regional championships! Saint Patrick basketball is always recognized as one of the most consistent and successful programs in the Chicago area. The season runs from late November to State Playoffs in late March.

VARSITY SCHEDULE  | SOPHOMORE SCHEDULE  |  FRESHMAN (A) SCHEDULE  |  FRESHMAN (B) SCHEDULE
 

BOWLING

The Saint Patrick High School Bowling Program consists of two teams, Junior Varsity and Varsity. The Varsity team had a successful ’21-’22 season finishing 6th in the IHSA State Finals. The season runs from early November through the State Finals in late January.

VARSITY SCHEDULE  |  JUNIOR VARSITY SCHEDULE

CROSS COUNTRY

The Saint Patrick High School Cross Country Program has one team (Varsity) and is led by Coach Patrick Grodach. The Shamrock team finished 9th at Sectionals in the ’21-’22 season. 

VARSITY SCHEDULE  |  JUNIOR VARSITY SCHEDULE

FOOTBALL

The Saint Patrick High School Football Program consists of three teams (Freshman, Junior Varsity and Varsity) and is led by Coach Luke Mertens ’94 (Varsity) and Coach Paul Csongradi ’12 (Freshman/JV). The Shamrock Varsity squad advanced all the way to the third round of the IHSA State Playoffs in the 2021 season and produces numerous scholar-athletes each year. The football season runs from late August to late November with the State Final.

VARSITY SCHEDULE  |  FRESHMAN SCHEDULE

GOLF

The Saint Patrick High School Golf Program consists of two teams (Junior Varsity and Varsity) and is led by Coach Teddy Kon ’11. In 2021, two Shamrock golfers advanced to the State playoffs. The golf season runs from mid-August to early October with the State Finals.

VARSITY SCHEDULE   |  JUNIOR VARSITY SCHEDULE

SOCCER

The Saint Patrick High School Soccer Program consists of two teams (Junior Varsity and Varsity) and is led by Coaches Kyle McClure and Melchor Castro ’05. The soccer season runs from late August to early November with the State Playoffs. 

VARSITY SCHEDULE  |  JUNIOR VARSITY SCHEDULE

SWIMMING

The Saint Patrick High School Swimming Program consists of one Varsity team and is led by Coach Kamil Kulczycki ’02. The swim season runs from late November to late February.

SWIM TEAM SCHEDULE

TRACK AND FIELD

The Saint Patrick High School Track and Field Program consists of one Varsity team and is led by Coach Shannon Pearce. This is a spring sport with a season that runs from early to late May.

TRACK AND FIELD SCHEDULE

VOLLEYBALL

The Saint Patrick High School Volleyball Program consists of two teams (Junior Varsity and Varsity) and is led by Coach Dean Zummo ’12. The Volleyball season runs from late April to early June with the State Final.

VARSITY SCHEDULE  |  JUNIOR VARSITY SCHEDULE

WATER POLO

The Saint Patrick High School Water Polo Program consists of one Varsity team and is led by Coach Kamil Kulczycki ’02. The Water Polo season runs from early May to late May with the State Final.

VARSITY SCHEDULE

WRESTLING

The Saint Patrick High School Wrestling Program consists of three teams (Freshman, Junior Varsity and Varsity) and is led by Coach Tom Kelliher. The Wrestling season runs from late November to mid-February with the State Final.

VARSITY SCHEDULE  |  JUNIOR VARSITY SCHEDULE  |  FRESHMAN SCHEDULE

UPCOMING EVENTS

01Oct

Freshman Football @ Carmel Catholic

9:00 am - 11:00 amCarmel Catholic
01Oct

Varsity Soccer vs Benet Academy

12:00 pm - 12:00 pmRead/Dunning Park
06Oct

Varsity Soccer vs Fenwick

6:30 pm - 6:30 pmRead/Dunning Park
07Oct

Sophomore Football v. Fenwick High School

5:00 pm - 7:00 pmTriton College
07Oct

Varsity Football v. Fenwick High School

7:30 pm - 9:30 pmTriton College
08Oct

Freshman Football vs. Fenwick High School

9:00 am - 11:00 amRead/Dunning Park

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