The baseball program was busy playing games with the nice weather the weekend of April 8 and 9, 2017. The freshmen defeated Lemont on Friday 10-5. Hector Gil had a huge day at the plate, going 2 for 3 with a triple and RBI. Tommy Devine, Nate Sobek, and Luke Whirity were great on the mound. On Sunday, the freshman team defeated Marist 10-1. Colin Smyth and Jake Sullivan dominated the Red Hawks on the mound. Smyth also led the offense, going 2 for 3 with 3 RBI.
The sophomore team defeated Bishop Mac on Saturday 14-5. Eric Diaz pitched a phenomenal game while Micah Gouwens, Evan Kirts, and Eli Sweiss paced the offense. On Sunday, Marist defeated the sophomore team 13-6. Micah Gouwens was the star of the game with a towering 3 run home run.
The varsity team loss to Kimberly from Wisconsin on Friday 4-1. Jake Ridgway was brilliant on the mound leading the Crusaders. On Saturday, the varsity team bounced back and defeated Bishop Mac 9-1. Joey Payton and Josh Silverman were dominant on the mound while Pat Mayo, Ryan King, and Jake Ridgway paced the offense. On Sunday, the varsity team defeated Joliet Catholic 5-3. Ryan Kutt, Ryan Palmblad, and Shane Gorman were outstanding on the mound. Pat Mayo, Ryan King, and Sam Jones led the offense.