BOYS BASKETBALL

2018-2019 Sophomore Roster
Jersey Name Position Height Weight Class
0 Seth Watanabe G 5'7 2021
2 Dakota Straight G 5'10 2021
4 Lucca Kessler F 6'1 2021
5 Jack Noone G 5'9 2021
10 Luke Denny G 5'9 2021
11 Colin Springer G 5'10 2021
15 Braeden Smith F 6'1 2021
20 John Townsend F 6'2 2021
21 Jimmy Arentz G 5'9 2022
22 Davis Billows G 5'10 2021
23 Owen Moran G 6'1 2022
32 Justin Janowski F/C 6'1 2021
35 Alex Alberico F 6'1 2022
42 Lucas Przybyl F 6'1 2021
44 AJ Gliwa G 5'10 2021
Coaching Staff
Ryan Clavenna
Assistant Coach

Coach Clavenna played basketball and baseball at Lincoln Way West High School in New Lenox, IL. As a senior he was named to the All Area Baseball Team. After high school he went on to attend Joliet Junior College where he would play baseball. He would later transfer to the Univerity of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. He received his degree in Recreation, Sport, and Tourism with a concentration in Sport Management. Coach Clavenna was hired in 2017 as a Sophomore Boys Basketball Assistant Coach.





Matt Eddington
Assistant Coach

Matt Eddington attended Jasper Place HS in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and Carson City HS in Carson City, NV, class of 1999. He was a 4 year varsity basketball player. He graduated from Lewis University with his B.A. in psychology. Coach Eddington started out coaching in youth basketball leagues at various YMCA locations. He was hired in 2010 to be the Assistant Freshman Coach and the Freshman B Team Head Coach.

Mike Hicks
Head Coach

Mike Hicks played for hall of fame coach Dean Riley at Ottawa High School. He would go on and attend school at Illinois Valley CC and Illinois State University. Prior to becoming a Celtic his first stop was at St. Viator High School in Arlington Heights. He spent 2 seasons as the Head Freshman Coach. He would than spend the next 8 seasons as the Head Sophomore Coach. After 10 seasons at St. Viator, he became the Head Sophomore Coach at Midland High School in Varma, IL. Coach Hicks was hired in 2010 to be the Head Sophomore Coach for the Celtics.