Another First Place Finish for Boys Golf

Dallas Koth led the boys golf team to a first place finish at the 24-team Raider/Redbird Classic at Weibring Golf Club on Tuesday. He shot a 2-under-par 69, taking second place individually. Team members Ethan Huynh finished in seventh with a 74 and Brevin Knight tied for eighth with a 75. Way to go Pioneers!

Boys Golf Brings Home First Place

The U-High boys golf team finished in first place at the 18-team Peoria Notre Dame Invitational held at the Kellogg Golf Course in Peoria. The team was led by Dallas Koth who finish in second place individually with a 6-under-par 66. Tony Palumbo tied for fourth with a 74, Ben Bazan tied for eighth with a 75 and Alex Kullman and Brevin Knight shot 81s. Congratulations guys!

Boys Golf Takes Third

The U-High boys golf team kicked off the season with a third placed finish on Thursday at the High School Showcase at Senica’s Deer Park Golf Club in Oglesby. The team was led by Tony Palumbo and Dallas Koth who each shot a 1-over-par 72 and the team shot a 300 total. Tony ended up finishing in 7th place and Dallas finished in 9th place overall. Congrats and good luck this season guys!

Fall Sports Pictures Schedule

Thursday, August 17, 2017:  Girls Gold at 2:00 pm @ ISU Golf Course ; Boys Golf at 2:15 pm @ ISU Golf Course ; Girls Tennis at 3:00 pm @ U-High Tennis Courts ; Cheer at 3:20 pm @ U-High front doors on Gregory; Girls Swim/Dive at 4:30 pm @ U-High front doors on Gregory

Saturday, August 19, 2017: Cross Country (Boys & Girls) at 6:45 am @ U-High front doors on Gregory; Varsity Football at 7:30 am @ ISU Hancock Stadium ; Frosh-Soph Football at 8:00 am @ ISU Hancock Stadium ; Varsity Volleyball at 8:45 am @ U-High front doors on Gregory; JV Volleyball at 9:00 am @ U-High front doors on Gregory; Freshman Volleyball at 9:15 am @ U-High front doors on Gregory; Varsity Soccer at 9:45 am @ U-High Soccer Field ; JV Soccer at 10:00 am @ U-High Soccer Field

Tuesday, August 22, 2017:  Marching Band and Color Guard at 1:00 pm @ ISU Hancock Stadium


National ACT-SO Results

This month, students from U-High and the area competed in the Annual National NAACP ACT-SO Competition in Baltimore, MD. They competed along with 700 talented youth from across the US. U-High senior Jordyn Blythe brought home a gold medal in oratory speaking! We are very proud of Jordyn and extend our sincere congratulations to her!

Academic All Americans

The National Speech and Debate Association has named recent graduates Colin Hardman, Justin Maaks, Alex Plumadore and Austin Spaulding Academic All Americans! This coveted award recognizes academic rigor, competitive success and personal excellence. Less than 500 out of 141,000 students earn this award each year. This accomplishment places these students among the top half of one-percent of all student members across the country. Congratulations to our students and their success!

Going out for a Fall Sport

All athlete’s going out for a fall sport NEED the following BEFORE practice/tryouts start:

  1. Current physical on file in the athletics office
  2. IHSA Sports Medicine Acknowledgement & Consent Form
  3. IHSA Post-concussion Consent Form
  4. 2017-2018 University High School Emergency Information/Permission to Treat form (found in registration packet)
  5. University High School Emergency Treatment Release & Waiver form (found in registration packet)

If the athlete does not have these forms on file in the athletics office, they WILL NOT BE ABLE TO TRYOUT/PARTICIPATE!  NO EXCEPTIONS!

Please do not give forms to the coaches.

If you have any questions please contact Michelle Freimann at 309-438-7373 or email at