Results

  • @ Freeport High School

    11/26/2019 | WIN 79-66

  • @ Marshall

    11/27/2019 | LOSS 44-57

  • @ Boylan Catholic High School

    11/29/2019 | LOSS 57-60

  • @ Julian

    11/30/2019 | WIN 85-43

  • vs. Dixon High School

    12/05/2019 | WIN 65-43

  • @ Roselle (Lake Park)

    12/07/2019

  • @ Neuqua Valley HS

    12/10/2019

  • vs. Rockford Christian High School

    12/13/2019

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    12/26/2019

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    12/27/2019

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    12/28/2019

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    12/28/2019

  • @ Schaumburg Christian High School

    01/04/2020

  • @ Dekalb High School

    01/07/2020

  • @ Oregon

    01/10/2020

  • @ Rockford Christian High School

    01/11/2020

  • @ Winnebago High School

    01/16/2020

  • vs. Lockport Township High School

    01/18/2020

  • vs. Marian Central Catholic

    01/22/2020

  • @ Stillman Valley High

    01/24/2020

  • vs. Marengo High School

    01/29/2020

  • vs. Genoa-Kingston High School

    02/01/2020

  • @ Rock Falls High School

    02/04/2020

  • vs. Winnebago High School

    02/07/2020

  • @ North Boone High School

    02/11/2020

  • vs. Johnsburg High School

    02/12/2020

  • @ Byron High School

    02/14/2020

  • vs. Mendota High School

    02/18/2020

  • vs. Christian Liberty Arlington Heights

    02/19/2020

  • @ North Chicago High Schol

    02/22/2020

News

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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Saturday, Dec. 07
    Roselle (Lake Park)
    7:00 PM
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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Tuesday, Dec. 10
    Neuqua Valley HS
    7:00 PM
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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Friday, Dec. 13
    Rockford Christian High School
    7:15 PM
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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Thursday, Dec. 26

    TBD
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    BASKETBALL

    Friday, Dec. 27

    TBD
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    Saturday, Dec. 28

    TBD
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    BASKETBALL

    Saturday, Dec. 28

    TBD
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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Saturday, Jan. 04
    Schaumburg Christian High School
    6:00 PM
    Away

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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Tuesday, Jan. 07
    Dekalb High School
    7:00 PM
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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Friday, Jan. 10
    Oregon
    7:00 PM
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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Saturday, Jan. 11
    Rockford Christian High School
    6:00 PM
    Away

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  • BOYS (V)
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    Thursday, Jan. 16
    Winnebago High School
    7:00 PM
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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Saturday, Jan. 18
    Lockport Township High School
    7:30 PM
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  • BOYS (V)
    BASKETBALL

    Wednesday, Jan. 22
    Marian Central Catholic
    7:00 PM
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  • BOYS (V)
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    Friday, Jan. 24
    Stillman Valley High
    7:00 PM
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BOYS BASKETBALL | Varsity

Tom Guse, Head Varsity Coach

Coaching Staff

Varsity Asst: Walter Hill, Corey Jenkins, Alen McVeigh, Luke Weber
Junior Varsity: Alen McVeigh
Freshman: Walter Hill
8th Grade: John Penney
7th Grade: Gary Zimmerman
6th Grade: Mike Wilhelmi   

RLS High School Team History

Conference Champions: 1989-1990 (Upstate Illini East 11-1), 1990-1991 (Upstate Illini East 14-0), 1991-1992 (Upstate Illini East 14-0), 1992-1993 (Upstate Illini East 14-0), 1993-1994 (Upstate Illini East 14-0), 1994-1995 (Upstate Illini East 14-0), 1995-1996 (Upstate Illini East 13-1), 2002-2003 (Private School League) 2013-2014 (BNC 11-1) 2016-2017 (BNC 9-1)

Regional Champions: 1990-1991 (27-4), 1991-1992 (28-4), 1992-1993 (21-8), 1993-1994 (27-5), 1994-1995 (25-6), 1995-1996 (25-7), 2006-2007 (17-8), 2007-2008 (13-10), 2008-2009 (18-9), 2011-2012 (25-4), 2012-2013 (25-5), 2013-2014 (27-5), 2014-2015 (26-4)

Sectional Champions: 1990-1991 (30-4), 1993-1994 (30-5), 1994-1995 (28-6), 2011-2012 (28-4), 2013-2014 (30-5), 2014-2015 (29-4)

IHSA Super-Sectional Championships: 1990-91, 1993-94, 1994-95, 2011-12, 2013-2014, 2014-2015

IHSA State Appearances: 1990-1991  1A Elite Eight (30-4); 1993-1994 1A Final Four – 4th Place (30-5); 1994-1995  1A Elite Eight (27-8); 2011-2012 2A Final Four – 3rd (30-4); 2013-2014  3A Final Four – 4th (30-5);  2014-2015 3A Final Four – 4th (29-4)         

All Conference

2017-18 All Conference: Kenny Strawbridge (U)

2016-17 All Conference: Josh Streeter, Jacob Greeny; Honorable Mention: Luke Harper                                                                                                                                                                                      2015-16 All Conference:  Kenny Strawbridge (U); Honorable Mention: James Robinson, Michael Rhein
2014-15 All Conference:  Joe Kellen(U), Nate Wieting (U); Honorable Mention: Ryan Dolan
2013-14 All Conference: Joe Kellen, Thomas Kopelman (U), Nate Wieting; Honorable Mention: Kendall Lawson
2012-13 All Conference: Thomas Kopelman, Teyvious Montgomery,  Derek Seyller
2009-10 All Conference:  Earl Grigsby
2008-09 All Conference:  Andrew Wieting, Honorable Mention: Taylor Dixon, Nathan Green

Jr. High School Team History

Lutheran Sports Association State Champions: 1986-87, 1988-89, 2003-04, 2006-07, 2009-10 (Runner-up), 2010-11
Lutheran National Champion Runner-up:  2010-11

Videos
2015 Rockford Lutheran LightemUp Team Video

2015 Rockford Lutheran Advance to State Video

2015 Rockford Lutheran Sectional Title Video

2014 Rockford Lutheran vs Peoria Notre Dame

2014 Rockford Lutheran vs. Sycamore

2014 Rockford Lutheran vs. Maple Park Kaneland

Photos by David Olson Photography. To view more photos please visit Olson Photography.

Team Rosters

  • No.
  • Name
  • Pos
  • Hgt
  • Wgt
  • Class
  • No.
  • Name
  • Pos
  • Hgt
  • Wgt
  • Class
Varsity
Foster Bertrand 6'1" 2021 Garrett Bertrand 6'1" 2022
Bryce Broege 5'10" 2020 Carivious Brown 6'2" 2020
Zachary Derus 5'10" 2021 Erik Gibbons 6'4" 2021
Walter Hill 5'9" 2023 Nolan Moore 6'2" 2021
Eric Nystrom 6'0" 2020 Tyler Penney 6'2" 2021
Jackson Soles 6'1" 2022 Logan Villafuerte 6'1" 2021
Ethan Watts 6'2" 2021
Varsity
Foster Bertrand 6'1" 2021 Garrett Bertrand 6'1" 2022
Bryce Broege 5'10" 2020 Carivious Brown 6'2" 2020
Zachary Derus 5'10" 2021 Erik Gibbons 6'4" 2021
Walter Hill 5'9" 2023 Nolan Moore 6'2" 2021
Eric Nystrom 6'0" 2020 Tyler Penney 6'2" 2021
Jackson Soles 6'1" 2022 Logan Villafuerte 6'1" 2021
Ethan Watts 6'2" 2021