BOYS BASKETBALL

2017-2018 Varsity Roster
Jersey Name Position Height Weight Class
0 Kamaron Smith G 6-0 2019
1 Ethan Petric C 6-8 2018
2 Jack Nichols F 6-3 2019
3 Connor Duesing G 6-2 2018
4 Matt DiNardi G 6-3 2019
5 Joe Alfirevich G 5-10 2020
10 Aaron Gaspardo G 5-11 2018
11 Sam Brody G 6-0 2018
15 Kyle Laird G 5-10 2019
20 Adam Taylor G 6-4 2019
21 Luke Kilhafner G 5-11 2019
23 Bobby Shurilla F 6-6 2018
32 Scott Slocum G 6-2 2018
33 Brian Castelli F 6-4 2018
35 Jake Mazrimas F 6-3 2019
Connor Fries G 6-0 2019
Coaching Staff
Dennis Cleveland
Assistant Coach

Dennis Cleveland graduated from Coe College with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration & Physical Education. He would than attend the University of Iowa and receive his Masters of Science in Athletic Administration. He started his coaching career as both the girls and boys varsity teams at Shellsburg Community High School. He would then move on to be the Junior Varsity Coach at Coe College. After finishing the season, the University of Illinois Chicago would hire him as assistant coach for the next 2 seasons. After trying his hand in the college ranks, Coach Cleveland would move on and become a coach at Lincoln-Way High School for the next 10 years. He would spend 8 of those years as the Head Sophomore Coach. The next 9 years he moved on to become a Varsity Assistant at Providence Catholic. His last year before returning back to Providence was spent as a Varsity Assistant at Joliet Catholic.

Kyle Murphy
Interim Head Coach

Kyle Murphy is a graduate of Providence Catholic High School, class of 2004. He attended Loyola University receiving a B.A. in History and a B.S. in Psychology. Coach Murphy received his Masters in School Counseling from Lewis University in 2010. He spent one year as the sophomore assistant at Oak Forest High School. In 2010 he became the Head Freshman Coach at Providence Catholic High School. In 2015 he moved to assistant varsity coach. He is currently the Senior/College counselor and Director of Student Activities at Providence Catholic.