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May 13, 2024

Updated: May 17

SPECIAL THANKS to Dr Susan Savaglio-Jarvis and the Siena School Adm. for sponsoring lunch today. Smoked Meats of Sliced Brisket and Pulled Chicken, Sides including Mac and Cheese, Baked Beans with Brisket, Potato Chips, and a Garden Salad.

As well as a variety of BBQ Sauces and Slider Rolls. Luncheon was OUTSTANDING !!!

Destiny Fergus, Executive Assistant was on hand to organize today's luncheon.

It was catered by Mission BBQ of Kenosha.

Unfortunately, Dr Susan Savaglio-Jarvis was not present. She was attending her mother's funeral. Prayers for Dr Susan and her family.

Joining Us: Destiny Fergus, Marty Defatte, Dave Benjamin, Mark Mano, Pam Mano,

Bob Letsch, Dan Bentz, Joe Ingrasci, Chelsea Ortsrov, Gabby Imbrugia, Don Klemt,

Joe Woitach, George Gordon, Kory Borek, Cintia Sanchez, Bobby Letsch Jr, Charlie Presta, Rick Jones, Dan DeMatthew, Cathy Poulsen, Dan Howard, Richard Hagopian, Al Hagopian, Jeff Tarkowski, Bill Lynch, Dan Stachowiak, Bob Broihier, Frank D'Acquisto, Terry Toll,

Dan Petersen, Dan Kovara, Terry Kovara, Jack Kelley, Gary Schonert, John Ketarkus,

Lloyd Tremmel, Joe Macareno, Ed DeMuelenaere, Jeff Pulda, Dave Cook, Bill Horvath, Roger DeMark, Chris Gorman, Fr Juan, Dave O'Brien, Dr Parisa Meymand, Chuck Schovain 



  • Photos Compliments of Lloyd Tremmel.............

               A few of the Tables...............

  • New Faces................

Don Klemt, Fr Juan, Chris Gorman

Fr Juan is from the St Paul Community and is the lead priest in Racine


Jeff Tarkowski, Chris Gorman, Don Stachowiak '77 Thomas More, Bill Lynch '77 Pius XI

Jeff & Bill were teammates in BBall at Pius & Dan was an opponent at TM

  • Number of New Items donated by Lloyd Tremmel..........Don Klemt made a donation and took home the lounge chair below that Lloyd Tremmel is exhibiting. Partial list of items from Lloyd - Patio Umbrella, Golf Bag, Titleist Pro V Golf Balls, Two Drones, Metal Drinking Glasses, Collapsible shot glasses, Scented Candles, 6 Mason Jars.

  • Gary Schonert donated two sets of Earbuds. Gary took home a Drone, Patio Umbrella and Digital Clock. Number of the guys took home the Golf Balls. Charlie Presta took a Beer Sign.

  • A Trip Down Memory Lane.................

  • Racine Junior Belles - Fast Pitch Baseball back in the day. My big sister Mary Ann (Wood '48) Pawzun played on the Gray team. There were 4 Junior Belles teams Coached by Dean Miller '35, Vic Seitz, Herb Hoppe and the Green team was coached by my dad LeRoy Wood '26. I was the bat boy. The teams played Sundays in the Park Bowl on the East & West diamonds. The team rotated playing each other throughout the summer.

  • Mary Ann's husband Richard is deceased, children include Mike '73, Mark '75, Joanne '77 (deceased), Tricia '82 She lives in San Antonio TX, kids are in the area. She will celebrate her 94th birthday May 30th, still very sharp and alert, walks everyday, drives, does crosswords & puzzles daily, loves her weekly scratch-offs.


  • Hello everyone, Kimberly Gardner Chief Advancement Officer

Please enjoy the April Community Newsletter. Have a wonderful day!

Today's Laugh.............................Ha Ha Ha !!!

  • Cribbage Results.........almost Accurate !!!

Table #1: Charlie Presta/ Bob Letsch 4 - 5, Dave Benjamin/ Don Klemt 4 - 5

Lloyd Tremmel & Bobby Letsch Jr 1 - 8

Table #2 Mark Mano/ George Gordon 6 - 6 vs Joe Macareno/ CWood 6 - 6

Canadian Cribbage.

Table #3 Chris Gorman/ Dan DeMatthew 3 - 0 Frank D'Acquisto/ Chuck Schovain 0 -3

Dan DeMatthew working on his Cribbage game in Therapy

SPECIAL EVENT......................

* Student Trip..........

We have a group of kids traveling this summer to Ecuador and are raising funds to help offset the costs for students and their families. We are trying to do several small fundraisers, but this is our very first one. This week only, we are selling Spirit Wear Apparel. I have included the link below. If anyone is interested in purchasing an item, please let me know.

Have a blessed evening! Take care,Kris RivasEcuador Spirit Wear

                            Future Building Addition - South End of SCHS

                                         "Our Time Is Now"        

            New Addition New Main Entrance New Chapel


• Angels Connecting..................

• Class of '74 will hold its 50th class reunion Saturday, July 20, 2024, at Racine Country Club, 2801 Northwestern Ave. BBall Team members sponsor lunch Monday July 22nd

at the Alumni House......................

For more information, visit the St. Catherine's High School Class of '74 Facebook page, or the "Alumni" tab on the St. Catherine's High School website.

Contact Barb Porcaro (Suprak) - or

Jim Rammelt -

*Class of '75 Reunion Committee

Mary Michel, Peggy Smithana (Henkes),Gina Derderian (Rupsch),Nancy Rittgers (Small)

Dan DeMatthew, Joanne Balestrieri (Koleske),Yvonne Anton-Hartl (Anton) 

  • Not pictured but attended in person: Dennis Mikulecky

via ZOOM: 

Grace LeRose, Dennis Andrewski, Vivian Dominici-Sacripanti (Dominici), Billy Wells

• Class of '79 will hold its 40th reunion celebration 5:30 p.m. Aug. 3 at Third Coast Woodfire Pizza and Pub, 207 Gaslight Drive. For more information, visit the alumni tab on the school website,


• Class of '60 meets the last Wednesday of each month at Dynasty restaurant

- contact Renee (Ricchio) Benjamin for details - 

• Class of '59 meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at Castlewood restaurant

- contact Mary (D'Acquisto) Woitach for details - 

• Class of '58 meets 1st Tuesday of the month at Dynasty restaurant

- contact Karen (Petersen) Verbeten for details -

• Purchase your Angels Items online. Click on......

  • Angels in the News...............

Golf Outings ----- Register online at

Monday June 24th - Angel Golf Classic

Friday Sept 27th - McGuire/Letsch Annual Golf Scramble

  • Racine News.........

• Prayers for the families of departed Angels and Friends......

Del Alston'57 P wife passed away this week.

• Prayers for Alumni & Friends dealing with Health issues:  

  • Dave Letrenta fell and has bruises & cuts - off for three months rehabbing

  • Joe Ingrasci has Cancer Nodules on his Lung - treatment in the near future

  • Marcia Pfost '66 H (Pat Nielsen's good friend) dealing with MAC infection (lung disease along with fluid in her lung) and edema in her legs & heart issues.  

  • Dick Heidenreich's walking challenges - wheel chair bound.

  • Jim Poulsen had Cataract Surgery he's upbeat and willing to visit. He hopes friends will call as well. 262-497-9249

  • Terry Toll working on lowering his Blood Sugar Level

  • Bob "Worm" Stanton is in a Florida hospital for problems related to his urinary tract.Text to his "Pies" phone Linda at 414-841-3460 - Thanks Jim Mascari

  • Walt Strini working out at Razor Sharp Fitness Center and getting stronger

  • Monica (LaFleur) DaPra broke her wrist while playing Pickle Ball.

  • Jeff Pulda was attacked by the neighbors German Shepherd

  • Gary Schonert fell while working in his yard, bruised his side.

Special Prayers needed for: 

Chris & Sue Gorman's grandson Eli, Rick Jones, Walt Strini, Jim Poulsen, John Hansen, Tom Clazmer, Don Heck, Jack Kelley, Dan Bentz, Tom Konieczko, Ken Kusters, Tom Pulda, Jeff Pulda, Dave O'Brien, George Gordon, Bob Letsch, Bob Garrity, Kathy (Hackl) Wirtz,

Mickey Postorino, John Miller, Helen (Willmes) Miller, Mike O'Brien, Dick Albregts' wife, Rudy Weibel's wife, Tom Krug’s wife, Del Alton's wife, Marty Defatte's wife, Bill Halberstadt's wife, Dan Peterson's wife, Pat (Peters) Obernberger, Dick Graceffa's wife Peg


Important Dates.................................

Memorial Day - Monday May 27. 2024 - Alumni House CLOSED

Father's Day - Sunday June 16, 2024

Independence Day - Thursday July 4th, 2024

Schonert's Annual Picnic - Monday Aug 26, 2024

Labor Day - Monday Sept 2nd, 2024 - Alumni House CLOSED

St Catherine's "ANGEL" Athletics.................

Track and Field

Track and Field did not have any meets this week. Their next meet is the Metro Classic Conference meet on May 14th at Union Grove High School

Softball (13-5 Overall, 6-4 Metro Classic Conference)

Thursday night in a Metro Classic Conference game against Martin Luther, the Angels unfortunately couldn’t get their bats going as they were only able to collect 2 hits. Annika Munoz pitched a great game including recording 5 strikeouts, but the Angels unfortunately fell to the Spartans 4-0. Annika Munoz and Aniesa Neave each had a hit for the Angels.

In a non-conference matchup Friday afternoon, the Angels hosted Delavan-Darien. The Angels bats came alive and erupted for 13 runs as they defeated Delavan-Darien 13-1. Sicilia Lopez led the way for the Angels going 2-2 with 3 RBI’s. Isabel Sanchez added a hit and 2 RBI’s. On the mound Annika Munoz had a great outing as she only allowed 2 hits and struckout 8 batters.

Saturday the Angels traveled to Milwaukee Ronal Reagan for a non-conference game. The Angels got on the board early and wouldn’t look back as they defeated Ronald Reagan 11-1. Londyn Pardo and Annika Munoz led the way for the Angels at the plate as they each had a hit and 2 RBI’s. Aniyah Price added a hit and an RBI and Loretta Ochoa, Cristina Murguia and Emmerson Davidovic each had an RBI. On the mound Annika Munoz recorded 7 strikeouts.

Baseball (3-13 Overall, 1-10 Metro Classic Conference)

Monday night at Horlick Field the Angels hosted Racine Horlick in a non-conference game. The Angels played well all night, but the Rebels would score runs in all but 1 inning to defeat the Angels 13-6. Nate Callis led the way at the plate for the Angels going 1-3 with 3 RBI’s. Devlyn Kellogg went 2-3 with a triple and an RBI and Issac Cantu and Travion Thompson each went 1-4 with an RBI. On the mound Kellogg had 5 strikeouts.

In a conference game Wednesday night the Angels hosted Martin Luther. The team kept the game close going into the 5th inning, however a 6 run outburst by the Spartans bought the game out of the reach and the Angels were defeated 11-0. Issac Cantu and Jonathan Peterson each had a hit for the Angels and Nate Callis had 5 strikeouts on the mound.

The Angels traveled to Henry Aaron Field on Friday for a non-conference game with Milwaukee Riverside. The Angels bats had a great day as they racked up 25 hits and 11 doubles to go on to defeat Riverside 19-1. Issac Cantu had a career day at the plat as he went 5-5 with 3 doubles and 2 RBI’s. Devlyn Kellog went 3-5 with 4 RBI’s, Travion Thompson and Nate Callis each went 3-5 with 3 RBI’s and Matthew Feuerstein went 3-5 with an RBI.

Girls Soccer (0-13 Overall, 0-5 Metro Classic Conference)

In a non-conference matchup Monday night, the Angels hosted the Salam Stars. Salam jumped out to a 4-0 lead at halftime, however the Angels would score 2 quick goals in the second half by Rebekah Beere and Macieana Trujillo to make it 4-2. Unfortunately thats all the Angels offense could muster up as the game would end 4-2.

The Angels hosted The Prairie School on Wednesday night at Pritchard Park in a conference matchup. The Hawks proved why they are ranked in the top 3 of the state as they defeated the Angels 18-0. Maggie Westfall had 19 saves in the goalbox.

Friday afternoon the St. Catherine’s girls soccer team played Racine Park at Pritchard Park in an intra-city matchup. Racine Park started off quickly and the Angels couldn’t rebound as they were defeated 8-0.

Boys Tennis (0-7 Overall, 0-4 Metro Classic Conference)

In a Metro Classic Conference boys tennis match Wednesday afternoon, the St. Catherine’s/Lutheran Angels traveled to Kenosha St. Joseph. Unfortunately for the Angels the Lancers came to play as they defeated the Angels 7-0. The doubles team of Albert Holewinski/Dominic Marini pushed their doubles opponents to the brink as they were narrowly defeated 4-6, 7-5, 8-10. Cameron Krencisz also won 3 games for the Angels.

Saturday the boys tennis team traveled to The Prairie School to compete in the Metro Classic Conference meet. The Angels played some great tennis on the day. High performance of the day was the doubles team of Albert Holewinski/Dominic Marni as they defeated the doubles teams from Thomas More and Martin Luther 6-3, 6-1 and 6-2, 6-1. Their two wins earned themselves a 3rd place overall finish. The doubles team of Sebastian Beversdorf/Gabriel Beversdorf defeated the doubles team from Martin Luther 6-2, 6-3 to finish in 4th place.

Boys Golf

The St. Catherine’s/Lutheran boys golf team traveled to Brighton Dale on Wednesday afternoon for a Metro Classic Conference mini meet. The team continues to perform very well and finished in 6th overall. Maddox Matson led the way with a 49. Tanner Christensen shot a 55 and Finn Crawford and Carsen Naidl shot a 57.

2024 Summer Camps

Are you looking for something for your child to do this summer? If so, checkout some of our summer camp offerings at All registration and payment is completed through website.

  • Boys Speed and Strength Camp- Open to boys entering grades 4th-8th in 2024-2025. Camp runs from June 11th-July 18th. Registration deadline is June 9th, 2024

  • Boys Basketball Camp- Open to boys entering grades 4th-9th in 2024-2025. Camp runs from June 17th-June 20th. Registration deadline is June 12th, 2024

  • Girls Basketball Camp- Open to girls entering grades 4th-9th in 2024-2025. Camp runs from July 15th-July 18th. Registration deadline is July 10th, 2023

  • Speed and Strength Summer School Class- This class is offered during summer school for .25 credits. It is open to any students that will be in 9th-12th grade at St. Catherine's for the 2024-2025 school year. Sign up for the class at this link

Racine St. Catherine’s Home Game Protocols and Procedures

  1. All tickets must be purchased ahead of time at, no cash will be accepted at the gate

  2. Ticket sales will open 1 week prior to each event

  3. Ticket sales close at 2:00pm the day of the event for varsity football games as well as JV2/JV/Varsity boys basketball games. Any individual(s) not purchasing tickets by 2:00pm will not be allowed into the game

  4. Tickets can be printed at home to be scanned at the event or shown in the Ticket Spicket app on cellular devices to be scanned. NO SCREENSHOTS ACCEPTED

  5. Gates/entrance close 30 minutes after the scheduled start time of the varsity event. Anyone not in the game at this time will not be allowed in

  6. Refunds will only be issued for ticket purchases if the event is canceled

  7. No re-entry to the event, once you leave you will not be allowed back in

  8. All middle/elementary school students must be with an adult

  9. Metro Classic Conference passes are still allowed at the gate for Metro Classic Conference games only, no digital ticket required. For Non-Conference Games, Metro Classic Conference passes are not accepted and a digital ticket is required

  10. 6 and under are free, no digital ticket required.

  11. St. Catherine’s students are free with school ID, no digital ticket required. If no ID, a purchased ticket will be required

  12. Siena employees are free with ID, no digital ticket required. If no ID, a purchased ticket will be required

  13. Video Tutorial that shows how to purchase tickets and use app

Upcoming Angel Athletic Events

Monday May 13th

  • Boys tennis @ Horlick @ 4:00pm

  • Girls soccer @ University School of Milwaukee @ 4:30pm

  • Softball vs. Martin Luther @ Crawford Park @ 4:30pm

Tuesday May 14th

  • Track and Field conference meet @ Union Grove @ 3:00pm

  • Boys tennis vs. Racine Case @ Lockwood Park @ 4:00pm

  • Softball vs. Shoreland Lutheran @ Crawford Park @ 4:30pm

  • Baseball vs. Heritage Christian @ Horlick Field @ 7:00pm

Wednesday May 15th

  • Boys golf conference @ Ives Grove @ 10:00am

  • Girls soccer vs. Dominican @ Pritchard Park @ 6:30pm

Thursday May 16th

  • Baseball s. Milwaukee Lutheran @ Horlick Field @ 4:30pm

Friday May 17th

  • Baseball @ St. Anthony @ Al Simmons Field @ 4:30pm

Saturday May 18th

  • No Games/Matches/Meets Scheduled




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