Mustang of the Month – April 2014
Ian Leyden – Senior
Ian is a member of Queen of Martyrs Parish and a graduate of Queen of Martyrs grammar
school. While at St. Rita he has participated in Band and Jazz Band, Golf, and Bowling. Ian is also an active member in the Stock club, French club, Creative Arts Society, The Natir, and Knights of Augustine.
When asked to share what his time at St. Rita has meant to him, Ian says, “The four years I’ve spent at St. Rita have been the greatest in my life. I have made great friends that will last a lifetime and I feel that St. Rita has prepared me to make the leap to the college level.”
Congratulations Ian, April Mustang of the Month in the Senior class!
Terrance Roberts– Junior
Terrance is a member of Holy Name of Mary Parish and a graduate of St. Ethelreda grammar school. While at St. Rita Terrance has participated in basketball, track, and football. Outside of St. Rita Terrance is involved in his parish youth ministry service club and is an alter server there.
When asked to share what his time at St. Rita has meant to him Terrance says, “St. Rita has allowed me to grow and mature as a young man and has set the stepping stone for me to build upon. The loving atmosphere of St. Rita has made my three years a marvelous experience and I look forward to my senior year.”
Congratulations Terrance, April Mustang of the Month in the Junior class!
Neil Daly – Sophomore
Neil is a member of St. John Fisher Parish and a graduate of St. John Fisher grammar school. While at St. Rita he has participated in golf, lacrosse, and is a basketball manager. Neil also participated in SAVI last fall. Neil will be participating in the Peacebuilders Initiative starting this summer.
When asked to share what his time at St. Rita has meant to him, Neil says, “St. Rita has been a great place to me the last two years. I am glad I chose to come here and can’t wait to see what the next two years has in store for me and my classmates.”
Congratulations Neil, April Mustang of the Month in the Sophomore class!
Austin O’Connor – Freshman
Austin is a member of St. Joseph Parish and a graduate of Oak Prairie grammar school. Austin has participated in football and wrestling where he was a state champion. Austin is a member of Team Illinois wrestling and this summer will be participating in the cadet training program.
As Austin finishes his first year at St. Rita he states, “My time at St. Rita has been amazing so far. I have met many new people and got be part of the varsity wrestling team. I am looking forward to my next three years here and all that St. Rita has to offer.”
Congratulations Austin, April Mustang of the Month in the Freshman class!
Nate Soria – Senior
Nate is a member of St. Bernards Parish and a graduate of Homer Junior High. While at St. Rita he has participated in baseball, football; is a member of the National Honor Society and was a Kairos leader. Nate helps out with youth baseball clubs and works at the special needs night for the Illinois Sparks.
When asked to share what his time at St. Rita has meant to him, Nate says, “These four years at St. Rita have been an unbelievable experience despite flying by so fast. The friendships with my Rita brothers, faculty, and coaches will last for the rest of my life. I will always be able to call St. Rita my home.”
Congratulations Nate, May Mustang of the Month in the Senior class!