Athletics

 

St. Mary’s Spirit Wear
St. Mary’s Spirit Wear will be made available several times of year.  Contact a Boosters officer for more information.

St. Mary’s Athletics and Boosters Club

St. Mary’s Athletic Program is sponsored by the SMS Boosters Club. Athletics available at SMS include soccer, basketball, volleyball and track & field The Boosters Club provides funds and equipment to manage the athletic programs.

All athletics are governed by the Diocese of Peoria. A copy of the Athletic Handbook can be found at the Diocesan web-site, or at the link below:

Diocese of Peoria Athletic Handbook

SMS Boosters Officers for 2016-2017 are:

President: Alan Myers
Treasurer: Teresa Sager
Secretary:  Shannon Tyre

Members @ Large – Doug & Ginny Hanley
*  All parents are considered members of the Booster Club.

Basketball

Basketball is available for boys and girls in 5th – 8th Grade. SMS teams play other Catholic and private schools in the Peoria area. St. Mary’s is host to the Monsignor Livingston 5th Grade Boys Tournament in January.

Soccer

The soccer program is governed by the Peoria Parochial Soccer Association (PPSA) and is a parish sponsored sport. Any student entering grades 1 – 8 in the fall that attend St. Mary’s School or who are active members of St. Mary’s Parish in Kickapoo, St. Patrick’s in Elmwood, St. Joseph’s in Brimfield, and St. Sharbel in Peoria are eligible to play on the Mustangs soccer teams. The season lasts for August to early October. St. Mary’s 2017 soccer coordinator is Jenna Alwood.

Volleyball

Volleyball is available to girls in 5th – 8th grades. The season is from February to April. St. Mary’s plays other Catholic and private schools in the Peoria area.

Track & Field

SMS offers a competitive track team for 5th – 8th grade boys and girls. The team participates in the Peoria Parochial Track Meet in May as well as other meets with local public schools such as Brimfield and Dunlap.

Successes

  • First place, St. Mark’s Boys JV Basketball Tournament, 2008
  • Second place, St. Mary’s – Monsignor Livingston 5th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament, 2008
  • First place, Parochial Soccer Tournament, Third/Fourth Girls, 2006
  • Second place, Parochial Soccer League, Third/Fourth Boys, 2006
  • Second place, St. Phil’s 6th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament, 2006
  • Consolation Champs, Blessed Sacrament 6th Grade Girls Volleyball, 2006