At the Golf State Championships, Rockhurst finished in 2nd place. This marks the 14th consecutive year the Hawklet golfers have finished in the top 3 at State.
Two Rockhurst Juniors earned perfect scores on the ACT. Blaise Rebman and Colin Slaymaker both scored a 36 on the test. On average, less than one-tenth of 1 percent of all students taking the test earn the top score.
Sophomore Collin Nill won 1st place in the White Rose Essay Contest, sponsored by the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education. Collin's essay was selected from more than 180 entries from throughout the metropolitan Kansas City area.
At the State Music Festival, Rockhurst sent a school-record 16 singers. All received the top two ratings possible: Andrew McLeese, Ben Pautler, Vincent Bockwinkel, Jed Rellihan, Randy Willnauer, Mac Walsh, Tony George, Mike Ha, Alex Reynolds, Stephen Schier, Oliver Hutchison, James Howerton, Dominick Parry, Will Bresette, Patrick Bessenbacher, Trevor Weinrich.
At the State Music Festival, the following musicians received a 2nd place medal for State: Patrick Vogt - violin, Vincent Jones - alto sax, Peter Spalitto - piano, Mikhail Faulconer - trumpet. The following earned 1st place medals: Liam Carroll - violin, Jordan Savage - alto sax, Joseph Pennington - clarinet, Vincent Galate - cello, Matt Roxas - piano.
Families of the Seniors of the Class of 2015 can pre-order a Senior DVD for $65 here. Footage includes Mother/Son Dinner Dance, Pre-Prom and Prom, and Graduation.
Upcoming Varsity Spring Sports Schedules
Baseball - Lost in District Finals
Golf - Team 2nd Place at State
Lacrosse - Lost in LAKC Semifinal
Tennis - 5/28-30 State Championship, Springfield, MO
Track - 5/29-30 State Championships, Lincoln University - Jefferson City, MO