Benet Herald

Redwings fall to Warriors 20-18 in first round of IHSA playoffs

Sean Barrett ‘19, Boys Sports Head Writer

November 8, 2018

The Benet Academy Redwings football team had a good season, but in the end, they came up short in the state playoffs. The Redwings made the IHSA playoffs for the seventh consecutive year, after finishing the regular season wi...

Boys golf finishes an un-fore-gettable season

Alexis Boundas ‘19

November 1, 2018

This season, the twelve young men on the Benet Academy varsity golf team were successful in their journey to the IHSA State Competition. The trip to state, though, was long and arduous. Since their first invitational tournament o...

Boys soccer ends spectacular season with crushing loss to Lake Park

Joel Wanta ‘19

November 1, 2018

The Benet Academy varsity soccer team wrapped up their run in the playoffs with a final record of 17-4-1. Having a combined 13 shutouts and total of 70 goals, their season ended on a strong note. The Redwings’ soccer program ...

Redwings lose to RedHawks 24-7, end regular season at 6-3

Caitlyn Allen ‘19, Sports Editor

October 25, 2018

Last Friday pitted the Benet Academy Redwings varsity football squad against the third-ranked team in Illinois, the Marist RedHawks. The RedHawks were 7-1 going into the game, with the Redwings close behind at 6-2. Benet had ...

Redwing Roundup returns for second episode of school year

Ryan Flynn ‘19, School News Head Writer

October 18, 2018

The Redwing Roundup, a podcast created by the Broadcasting Club, has just released their second episode of the school year. The show dives into all things Benet Academy, and it features discussions and interviews about sports, fi...

Club Spotlight: Diversity Leadership Council

Clare Gardiner ‘21

October 18, 2018

Diversity Leadership Council may be one of the newer clubs at Benet Academy, but it has already proven to be one that provokes inspiration from all of its members. DLC, which is entering its third year as a club at Benet, is a s...

Aviation Club soars above the clouds

Greta Maras ‘19, Clubs Editor

October 18, 2018

This year, the extracurriculars at Benet have risen to a new height with the formation of the Aviation Club. The Aviation Club was established by sophomore Tim Pipal and meets almost every Thursday. The club provides its membe...

Redwings demolish St. Viator 42-14 in Homecoming showdown

Jacob Infante ‘19, Co-Editor in Chief

October 11, 2018

Homecoming week is one of the most eventful weeks of the school year at Benet Academy. One of the biggest events on the schedule is the annual Homecoming football game. This was certainly no exception this year, when the Redwings bl...

Back to back: Benet hockey wins Belle Tire Classic for second consecutive year

Sean Barrett ‘19, Boys Sports Head Writer

October 11, 2018

Over the last weekend of September, the Benet Academy Redwings hockey team won the Belle Tire Back to School Classic in Detroit for the second consecutive season. The Redwings played in five games and won four of them. They bega...

Girls volleyball keeps eyes on postseason

Ben Keating ‘19

October 11, 2018

The Benet Academy Redwings girls volleyball team is off to a promising start, kicking off the 2018 season with a 23-4 record. Due to their phenomenal record, the girls are ranked second in the state of Illinois. “Our greates...

Girls tennis swinging into the new season

Alexis Boundas ‘19

October 11, 2018

Twenty-four girls strong, the Benet Academy Redwings varsity girls tennis team is serving it up with each match. With 14 wins and only three losses, this year’s Redwings squad is breezing through the competition. Losing th...

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