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NOTE: All athletes intending to compete in the 2018-19 school year must have a completed PHYSICAL on file in the Athletic Office prior to trying out for a sport. Acceptable forms signed and dated by doctor: 1) IHSA-IESA; 2) Official physical form supplied by doctor. All parents should read/print the Concussion, IHSA, Return to Play/Learn protocol information.

On-line supplemental insurance format:

Important dates

  • Spring 2019 Tryouts
  •  2019 Summer Camps (right)
  • Spring 2018-19 Parent Awareness - (no formal meeting to be held)
  • Immediate - Please read/print Concussion, IHSA, Return to Play/Learn protocol information (above).

Marian Catholic won its 17th and 18th IHSA individual state titles on May 26 in Charleston at the Track and Field State Championships. The quartet of Brent Fitzgerald, Jalen Frazier, Daryl McIntosh and Josh Smith (left) won both the Class 2A 400-meter and 800-meter relays. The Spartans have won individual state titles in wrestling (seven), men's track (five), women's track (three), men's swimming (two) and men's basketball three-point (one).

Marian Catholic team IHSA State Championships have been achieved in 4A Football, 3A Baseball, 4A Women's Basketball and 3A Women's Volleyball.

Marian college commitments in November 2018 include (clockwise, from bottom right) Travis Ford-Melton (Purdue wrestling), Heidi Schuffert (Illinois-Springfield soccer), Temi Thomas-Ailara (Northwestern volleyball) and baseball players Pierce Jones (Northern Illinois), Chandler Kerr (Concordia), Jordan Smevoll (Webster), Michael Bohlen (Northern Kentucky), Angelo Cantelo (Lewis), Julian Ledezma (North Park) and Cameron Bufford (Grambling State).

School Fight Song

Fight on, you Marian Spartans,
Black and White and Gold,
Fight, you Marian Spartans,
True and strong and bold,
Spartans, we stand with you,
For you all the way,
Hey!, Hey!, Hey!,
On to another Spartans vic-tor-y,
Victory, Victory,
That's our cry!

"Queen of Victory, Pray for us!"

Marian Catholic High School occasionally seeks individuals to fill several coaching positions. Candidates must have a valid teaching certificate or ASEP certification. Marian is not currently seeking any head/assistant coaches. Currently (March 2019), no teaching positions are available.

Assistant coach positions for various sports will be listed in this area as openings arise. Interested candidates should apply in writing and send resume to Kevin Kelly, Athletic Director - Marian Catholic, 700 Ashland Avenue, Chicago Heights, IL 60411. More information may be obtained via email at
Marian names concession stands in honor of Val Middleton and family on Nov 30.
ATHLETICO Physical Therapy is the Athletic Training provider for Marian Catholic High School.