Victory at the Triad Class 1A Sectional Tournament secures a trip to Chicago for MCHS's #1 Doubles team. Marquette ended the season with a 3rd place team victory the Traid Sectionals. The IHSA State tournament begins May 23rd in Chicago.
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Meg Miller, the MCHS Alumni Relations Coordinator, hosted the first St. Louis Alumni Gathering at McGurk's Pub in Soulard on Thursday, May 9th. There was an excitement
This year's girls track team is the first to cross the Sectional Finish Line for MCHS and the first Riverbend team to win sectionals since 1993. The Explorers qualified for 9 events in the Illinois State Meet and finished with 83 points in the Carlinville Class 1A Sectional Meet.
The Explorers have added another varsity sport to the list. The 12 man JV boys volleyball team has proven that hard work and determination pays off. Congratulation on your inaugural season!
The MCHS softball team took another swing at fighting childhood cancer. This is the 2nd year the team has traveled to Peoria over prom weekend to participate in the "Hits for a Cure" fundraiser for St. Jude's Children's Cancer Research. There is still time to make a donation. https://pledgeit.org/for/hitsforthecure2019
Congrats to the entire MCHS World Wide Youth Science and Engineering (WYSE) team who competed at the State competition at Eastern Illinois. Special Congratulations to Frankie Grabowski and Grace Yost and their impressive achievement of 3rd and 4th place State metals in Biology!
Mrs. Michele Sands, Engineering Instructor, and MCHS students Evan Hendricks, Will Dixon, Joseph Grabowski and Elizabeth Wurth will head to Washington D.C. on April 7, 2019 as finalists in the SouceAmerica Design Challenge. This design team researched, designed and created the "Shell Shover" to help employees at Challenge Unlimited complete their job more efficiently.
Join us in congratulating MCHS's baseball coach, Tim Fahnestock, on his 100th career win. He is entering his 6th year at the helm of the Explorers and was named the Telegraph Coach of the year for the 2017-18 season.
As an Explorer, Meghan Schorman's pitching record made her an area standout. She continues to be noticed as a University of Kentucky Wildcat.
Marquette Catholic congratulates Payton Bradley, Natalie Brown, Frankey Grabowski, Kennedi Koetzle, Daniel McCluskey, Riley Siener, Sophia Suchomski, Garrett Weiner, Maria Wendle and Grace Yost on being the 2019 MCHS Silver Medallion Award recipients.
Please join us in congratulating Chris Hartrich for being named this month's Rotary Student of the Month. Students selected for this honor are eligible to compete for a $6,000 Scholarship that will be presented to one of the students honored as a “ Student of the Month” during the school year.
It's a doubleheader! Cardinals vs Pirates and Explorers vs STL Patriots. Get your tickets today. $30/each ($58/value)
This year's Riverbend CEO class is selling a classic board game with a twist- a Riverbender twist. What local property with you land on? Norton & Rain Insurance, Duke Bakery, Roberts Ford, Liberty Bank...you'll know them all!
Marquette Seniors are gearing up for their week-long Mission Project. This is the 4th year that our students have assisted PRIDE, Inc. in its mission to help homeowners who are no longer able to maintain their homes without assistance.
The IHSA has recognized four MCHS fall athletic teams for their academic success. Congratulations to girls golf, volleyball, tennis, and boys soccer for maintaining over a 3.0 team GPA during your season!
With a 44-40 victory against Greenville in the Southwestern Regionals, the boys basketball team moves onto the DeQuion High School Sectionals. Our Explorers play the Pinckneyville Panthers on Tuesday, February 26th at 7 PM. On Explorers!
Congratulations to freshman, Adrenna Snipes for receiving Honorable Mention to the Associated Press Illinois All-State 2A team. Adrenna finished the season with 17.9 points per game, 5.0 rebounds per game, 3.26 assists per game, 5.45 steals per game.
The MCHS Athletic Office proudly announces Christopher Hartrich is one of only 26 high school students in the state of Illinois to be named to the prestigious IHSA All-State Academic Team. Chris was chosen from hundreds of Illinois high school seniors who were nominated based on their academic and athletic accomplishments.
Stephen Hasse (Sr.) received the DAR Good Citizen Award and Peyton Zigrang (Jr.) was honored with the Daughters of the American Revolution Youth Citizenship Award. Their strong character and contributions to the community made these two students stand out.
Senior, Payton Bradley has excelled in her academics while accumulating over 125 service hours during her four years at Marquette. Her passion for helping others has inspired her decision to pursue a career as a nurse practitioner. She plans to attend Maryville University.