Teams receive academic award
Six Marist High School winter athletic teams earned the Illinois High School Association IHSA Team Academic Achievement Award. Congratulations to boys’ basketball, girls’ basketball, boys’ bowling, girls’ bowling, cheerleading, and poms. This program is designed to reward teamwork not only in competition, but in the classroom as well. This award recognizes those teams that maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or higher throughout their respective season. The grade point average for all varsity teams must be computed on a non-weighted 4.0 system. The grade point average must include every member of the team
Every Marist fall athletic program—boys’ cross country, girls’ cross country, football, boys’ golf, girls’ golf, girls’ swimming, boys’ soccer, girls’ tennis, and girls’ volleyball—received the award.