Rosary Athletics

Rosary Athletics

The emphasis of Rosary's sports program is placed on developing skills, striving to reach one's potential and exploring all of the opportunities available through sports. We believe success comes in many forms - achieving a personal best, improving on a team record or reaching new levels of competition. The future of women's sports lies in the hands of the well-rounded athlete. 

Rosary offers:
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Competitive Cheerleading
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming & Diving
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Volleyball

Fast Facts
  • We are a part of the Girls Catholic Athletic Conference and members of the IHSA
  • 69% of Rosary students are in athletics (2022-23)
  • 166 students compete in one sport, 57 students compete in two sports, and 12 students compete in three sports - 193 total athletes (2022-23)
  • 67% of Rosary`s athletes are Scholar Athletes with an average GPA of 3.58 (2022-23)

Scholar Athletes
A Rosary Scholar Athlete is a student who is named to the honor roll during her competitive season, which indicates that she has successfully balanced an average of 23 hours of sports per week with the demands of Rosary’s high academic standards. On average, 81% of Rosary's athletes earn the Scholar Athlete ranking.

Rosary athletes have been offered college scholarships and the opportunity to compete for colleges and universities of all sizes. Read more on our Royals/Beads in College Page.

Team & Individual Records

In recent years, Rosary High School athletes have experienced both team and individual success. Looking at Rosary’s overall performance, you will see a tradition of solid team competition in all sports arenas and the opportunity of individual recognition.

State Team Titles
  • Cross Country - 3rd '22
  • Swim - EIGHT-TIME STATE CHAMPIONS 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2023
  • Swim - 2nd '14, `04, ’03,`00; 3rd `10,`01,`99, `94; 4th `02, 
  • Track and Field - `85,
  • Track and Field - 3rd '21

State Records Held
Track (Discus)
Swim (200 Medley Relay, 200 Free, 100 Fly, 200 IM, 200 Free Relay, 100 Breaststroke)

Individual State Medalists
Cross Country, Swim, Tennis, Track

Teams with Consistent State Qualifiers
Golf, Swim, Tennis, Track, Cross Country

All-State & All-Sectional Team Qualifiers
Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Swim, Volleyball

Academic All-Conference Qualifiers
Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swim, Tennis, Track, Volleyball

All-American Recognition
Swim, Track, Volleyball

Conference Titles earned in
Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Swim, Tennis, Track, Volleyball

Regional/Sectional Titles earned in
Basketball, Softball, Soccer, Swim, Tennis, Track, Volleyball

John Rutter, Athletic Director
(630) 896-0831 x225
Rosary High School is a Catholic, college-prep high school for young women sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois. Rosary creates a sisterhood of truth, faith and strength.