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Fall Sports Information

Saunemin Eagles Athletic Information

Welcome to a new and exciting atheltics season at Saunemin Elementary School!  Over the past 100 years, the Eagles Athletic programs have had a long standing reputation for excellence in athletic programming.

This year, the District is proud to announce that the following sports have been added to our existing programs; Boys and Girls Cross Country, Wrestling, Golf, and Bowling!  Additionally, the District will be adding chess as a competitive activity as well.  All programs are sanctioned by the rules and bylaws of the Illinois Elementary School Association.


Our athletic and extracurricular activities will be sponsored by the following individuals:

Athletic Director - Mr. Mike Stoecklin

Baseball - Mr. Matt Starker (cooperative host)

Softball - Mr. Steve Hinz (cooperative guest at Odell Grade School)

Boys & Girls Cross Country - Mrs. Brittany Masching

Boys & Girls Golf - Mr. Matt Starker

Boys Basketball - Mr. Mike Stoecklin (cooperative host)

Girls Basketball - Miss Amanda Dietz & Mrs. Niki Friedman (cooperative guest at Odell Grade School)

Girls Volleyball - Mrs. Hayley Beyers & Mrs. Brittany Masching (cooperative host)

Wrestling - TBD 

Bowling - TBD

Track & Field - Mrs. Shannon Roahrig & Ms. Shelly Beyers (cooperative host)

Scholastic Bowl - Mrs. Karen Froelich (cooperative host)

Band & Choir - Mrs. Natasha Nelson

Cheerleading - TBD (cooperative host)


Fall 2018 Tryout Information 

Girls Softball

Saunemin Elementary School will be providing transportation to and from Odell for all practices as well as tranportation to Odell for all games.  


Boys Baseball


Boys & Girls Cross Country


Boys & Girls Golf

Boys and girls in 6th - 8th grade are welcome to participate in golf.  The golf schedule consists of a sectional meet and a state meet.  Students interested in participating in golf must inform the District by Friday, August 18, 2018.


All students must have a current physical and proof of insurance prior to tryouts. 


If a student needs assistance with acquiring resources to be eligible to participate, please contact Mr. Mike Stoecklin - Dean of Students/Athletic Director at 815-832-4421 or by email at