BIG things are happening for 2015 Bethany Grad: Hunter!

Check out what 2015 Bethany Grad, Hunter, is up to! He is very accomplished, both on and off the court. God bless you as you enter your senior year of HS, Hunter!

Hunter is finishing up his junior year at Timothy Christian High School in Elmhurst. Hunter has been hoping Timothy would start up a boys volleyball team, and because of the popularity of the game growing in it's conference, and due to the growing interest on the part of students and families, Timothy launched it's "warm up season" this spring with a team that competed on the JV level. Competing in 6 conference matches (3 at home and 3 away) and in a JV tournament, Timothy's 11 player team completed the season with a 7-3 record, including wining 2nd at the JV tournament at Fenton High School. Next year Timothy's boys will compete in an official conference season. Hunter is excited to be part of the first team at Timothy! Go Trojans!

Hunter is also in his 4th season at Sport's Performance Boys Volleyball. He is the starting Middle Blocker on the 2nd 18's team (18 Lenny - photo). John Jaworski is one of his 10 teammates, consisting of 6 seniors and 5 juniors. They will be competing at the USAV Boy's Junior National Championship in Phoenix in early July. Their team will play in the National Open Division, after qualifying 3 times, in previous tournaments, to compete at this level. The team is named in honor of a fallen US soldier who played volleyball at Sport's Performance.

We fondly remember winning the LSA Illinois State championship in 2014. The foundations of Bethany volleyball were a great stepping stone for future achievements.

Hunter plans to play volleyball in college.

James is off to Valparaiso to become a Physician Assistant!

Celebrating our Alumnus, James! James is a 2014 Bethany graduate, and we're so proud of his accomplishments! Please join us in celebrating him. We pray for God to bless and keep him and his family as he goes off to college next year. Check it out below!

James will be graduating in a few weeks from Montini Catholic High School where a few Bethany graduates also attend school. He is an honors student, was on the Varsity Soccer Team all 4 years of high school, was all 4 years part of the Chicago Catholic League Academic All Conference for Soccer and was an assistant last year for the Montini Girls Varsity Soccer Team. He has been a summer lifeguard at Pelican Harbor, Bolingbrook Park District's pool since 9th grade and this year will be a Head Guard at the pool.

In the fall he will be attending Valparaiso University in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences. This university has a 5 year Physician Assistant program. James' goal is to be a graduate of this program which would earn him both a bachelor's and Masters degree to qualify him to be a Physician Assistant.

God bless you, James!


Academic and Athletic honors for Bethany graduate, Savannah!

Please join us in congratulating Bethany alumnae, Savannah!

Savannah will be graduating in a few weeks from Downers Grove North High School. While Savannah was at North she played on the varsity softball team all 4 years. During this time she earned all conference and all state honors. She also earned an academic letter. Savannah enjoyed helping the athletic trainers at the high school when her schedule allowed. She really enjoyed ceramics class at North. This year she earned a Gold Key and a National Silver Medal for her ceramics work. Savannah also enjoys giving pitching lessons to younger kids, encouraging them to believe in themselves and to work hard.

Savannah earned a scholarship to play Division 1 softball at Western Illinois University. She is looking forward to attending Western and continuing her softball career.

God bless you and protect you as your begin the next chapter in your life, Savannah!!!


2014 Bethany grad, Abbie is off to South Carolina!

We are so excited to announce next year's plans for 2014 BLCS alumnae, Abigail. Let's celebrate her amazing success.

Abigail is graduating this year from Oswego East. They will be holding a Top 10% banquet in May to which Abbie will attend. She is graduating in the top 5% of her high school class out of 680 students. She is an Illinois State Scholar, President of Rho Kappa (History Honor Society), a member of National Honor Society, a member of Science National Honor Society and English National Honor Society. She also played on the volleyball team for all 4 years at Oswego East. Abbie will attend The University of South Carolina in the Fall as a Nursing Major and Capstone Scholar. She plans to become a Nurse Practitioner or Cardiologist.

May God continue to keep Abigail in His loving care as she moves onto this next wonderful chapter in her life. Best wishes, Abbie!


John Jaworski in the Daily Herald

Bethany alumnus, John Jaworski, is having a GREAT volleyball career at NNHS! Check out his quotes and accomplishments in this Daily Herald article. Here's a quick sample: "Glenbard East is a really good team," Jaworski said. "We didn't lose faith. Crowd kept pushing us with energy and we were just able to do our thing." Way to go, John!! Link to article: