Athletics

Mother McAuley’s storied athletic tradition and unparalleled success has spanned throughout the state of Illinois and across the nation for decades.

By offering 14 different sports with multiple levels, Mother McAuley is able to provide our student athletes with an extraordinary opportunity for growth and competition at the highest levels.

More than 425 students are involved in one or more of our interscholastic sports.  Our volleyball team has more titles than any other school in the state, and 4 out of 5 freshmen are involved in one or more sports.

Award-Winning Athletic Programs

Bowling
Competitive Cheer

New in the 2022-2023 season!

Soccer

 

 

Swimming & Diving

 

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Spring Sports Banquet

Celebrating our athletes, coaches, and their families at the Spring Sports Banquet! Congratulations to all of our spring sports teams on a great season!

Track & Field State Qualifiers

Congratulations to the following Mighty Macs who qualified for the Track & Field State Finals! 

Maya Hooks '25 - Shot Put

Mary Claire Deacy '25 - High Jump

Jada Jones '25 - 100m & 200m

Sarah Speski '24 - Pole Vault

A Mighty Unveiling

It was another MIGHTY great afternoon on 99th Street! On April 30th, we unveiled the brand new scoreboard and lights on our turf field, thanks to the generous support of the Tom Hopkins Foundation and Marquette Bank.

Mother McAuley is proud to be the first all-girls school in Chicago with a state-of-the-art turf field. We celebrated this investment we are making towards equity in women’s sports with our Mighty Mac Community today.

Special thanks to Alderman Matt O’Shea, Mayor Terry Vorderer, Committeewoman Fran Hurley, WLS TV, WGN News and Fox 32 Chicago. 

2024 Special Olympics Opening Ceremonies

We are MIGHTY proud to share that our very own, Ellie White '24, was named Honorary Coach for the 2024 Special Olympics Opening Ceremonies!

The 56th Annual Opening Ceremonies were held this past weekend at Soldier Field. Each year, an Honorary Coach is selected to kick off the games in celebration of Special Olympic athletes! Ellie joins a list of Chicago sports legends that have preceded her in being named the Honorary Coach.

Congratulations on this incredible honor, Ellie!

 IHSA Team Academic Achievement Award

We are MIGHTY proud to announce that all of our Winter Sports Teams received the IHSA Team Academic Achievement Award! Congratulations to our student athletes for maintaining excellent cumulative team grade point averages during the 2023-2024 season.

National Signing Day

We are MIGHTY proud of our 10 senior athletes who signed letters of intent to play collegiate sports on Signing Day!

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Get ready for a MAC-nificent summer at McAuley! Our 2024 Summer Camps are now open for registration now! Learn more about our summer camps and register today. 

Winter pep rally celebrates Mighty Macs

Our entire school gathered together this morning for a pep rally to celebrate all of our recent Mighty Mac accomplishments! Students, faculty and staff participated in games, cheers and much more!