Benet Herald

No. 17 Redwings Shock No. 1 Indians in Second Round Shutout

Jacob Infante '19

November 7, 2017

The Benet Academy Redwings entered their Class 7A second-round matchup with seemingly very little chance of winning. After all, their opponents, the Hononegah Indians, were the top seed in the class and had yet to lose a single...

Redwings Fall to Redhawks on Senior Night

Jacob Infante '19

October 24, 2017

It was too little, too late for the Benet Academy Redwings as they had the misfortune of facing the Marist Redhawks, who have been a juggernaut in Illinois high school football for years. Despite the odds being stacked against t...

Girls Varsity Tennis is Making a Racket

Inga Zlioba '20

October 23, 2017

The girls varsity tennis team is doing exceptionally well this season. They have won multiple trophies and matchups against schools such as Saint Viator, Nazareth Academy, and Providence. They have also won competitions such as...

Benet Golf on Par with Competition

Jacob Infante '19

October 12, 2017

After successful performances throughout the year, the Benet Academy varsity boys golf team’s 2017 season has officially come to an end. The Redwings finished in fourth place in the East Suburban Catholic Conference, as well...

Girls XC Team Survives Hot Weather Conditions for Great Outcomes

Kristine Allen '20

October 8, 2017

With a heat index of 95 degrees and a still wind blowing through the air, it was certainly not the best day for a 3-mile run. Two ambulances made an appearance at the Naperville Invitational cross country meet on Friday, September...

Redwings Defeat Spartans in Homecoming Blowout

Jacob Infante '19

October 2, 2017

Homecoming week is typically one of the most exciting weeks of the school year at Benet Academy, and this year was no exception. Whether it be the music playing in between classes, all of the fun festivities or the actual dance...

Success on the Court

James Marshall IV '19

September 28, 2017

The Benet girls volleyball team is off to a rolling 16-2 start. They have punished almost everyone who tried to step in their way, and now, they currently sit at the top of their conference. The volleyball team opened up their...

Dissapointing but Promising

Brian Hunt '18

September 24, 2017

Benet's second football game (and first home game) of the season was filled with fantastic fan-to-player camaraderie and the anticipation of another win to add to the record book. The Redwings were scheduled to face Notre Dame...

Redwings Defeat Hurricanes in Shutout

Jacob Infante '19

September 24, 2017

After a devastating loss at home to Notre Dame, the Benet Redwings varsity football team entered their matchup against the Marian Central Catholic Hurricanes with a chip on their shoulder. That mentality showed up in the boxscore,...

Swinging Fore the Summer

Swinging Fore the Summer

September 7, 2017

Boys Soccer Season Kicks Off

Julia Gallagher ‘18

September 7, 2017

After winning third place in the state last year, boys soccer has high hopes for the upcoming season. Since Conor Mote, Ben Kelly, Charlie Kane, Devin Martini, Matt Lang, and Bennett Curtis graduated, the current varsity seniors...

Summer Ball

Brian Hunt ‘18

September 7, 2017

The summer baseball season was met with a great deal of success. Despite the loss of key seniors, including Marty Dosen and Tyler Bautista, The Redwings finished with 14-3 record, with the seniors-to-be stepping up and filling...

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