Good Afternoon Mighty Macs,


Girls volleyball and water polo tryouts will be held in March.  Tryout days and times are below.  You must be at each day of tryouts. Practices will begin the day after tryouts.  Please see our tryout letter on the main page of our 8 to 18 website for additional information on expectations and fees. 



Volleyball Tryouts - March 8th and 9th 

Monday, March 8th

Freshmen 2:00-4:00 pm

Sophomores 8:30-10:00 pm

Juniors and Seniors 6:30-8:30 pm


Tuesday, March 9th

Freshmen 2:00-4:00 pm

Sophomores 4:00-6:00 pm

Juniors and Seniors 4:00-6:00pm


Water Polo Tryouts:

Monday, March 15th & Tuesday, March 16th

Freshmen and Sophomores 6:00-7:30

Juniors and Seniors  7:30-9:00


If you have any questions please email the head coaches

Volleyball - Jen DeJarld

Water Polo - Nancy O'Brien-Kane


Please register for volleyball and water polo  tryouts as soon as possible.  Go to  and create an account or login if you already have one.  Click on Begin Registration and select your sport.  Please make sure that you read all forms and check the boxes at the bottom of each page.  A current physical is required prior to trying out.  If students have a physical on file with the school, dated after April of 2020,  they do not have to turn in an additional copy.


For more information regarding the IHSA guidelines and to view the sports schedule for the remainder of 2020-21, please do so here:  


Lacrosse, soccer, softball and track tryouts will begin the week of April 5th.  More information on times and dates will be sent later in March.  If you have any questions on tryouts and contact days please contact the coaches from the sport you are interested in.


Lacrosse - Coach Hopkins -

Soccer - Coach Ryan -

Softball - Coach Mixan -

Track - Coach Malone -  


We are looking forward to many more amazing sports seasons!


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out.


Mrs. J and Coach Newell

3/10/2021 2:20 AM






Athletic Director

 Laurie Jakubczak

Assistant Athletic Director

Keisha Newell

Athletic Secretary

Laurie Keaty

Coaching Staff


Head Coach

Basketball - Girls

Keisha Newell

Bowling - Girls

Mary Pat Pearson 

Cross Country - Girls

Kelly Malone

Golf - Girls

Caitlin Carney

Lacrosse - Girls

Anne Hopkins

Soccer - Girls

 Jenna Ryan


Kathleen Mixan

Swimming and Diving Girls

 Tony Cichowicz/PJ Murphy

Tennis - Girls

 Lisa LeBold

Track and Field - Girls

Kelly Malone

Volleyball - Girls

Jen DeJarld 

Water Polo - Girls

 Nancy Obrien-Kane