Lorenzano honored as Indiana Football Hall of Fame inductee
On Friday, July 12, during halftime of the 2019 Indiana Football Coaches Association North-South All-Star Football Classic, retired head football coach Vince Lorenzano will be recognized for being accepted into the Indiana Football Hall of Fame.
BCHS Class of 2019 graduate Will Meyer, a 2018 football team captain and lineman for the Trojans, will represent Bishop Chatard in the game. Action will begin at 7:15 p.m. at North Central High School, and members of the Trojan community are encouraged to attend to support Coach Lorenzano and Will. Tickets are available at the gate: $10/adults and $5/students.
Coach Lorenzano served as head football coach at Bishop Chatard for 14 years, from the 2003 through the 2016 football season. During that time, the Trojan football team won seven Indiana state championships, taking home the trophy in 2003, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2015. During his tenure, the team also accrued a number of sectional, regional and state-runner up titles.
He began his coaching career at Scecina Memorial High School in 1983 and his career included assistant and head coach positions at Cathedral, Cardinal Ritter and Mississinewa high schools.
Lorenzano retired from coaching in December 2016, and he continues to serve at Bishop Chatard as the school’s Director of Safety & Wellness.
Freshman Football 2019
Information about 2019 Summer Freshman football from Head Freshman Football coach, Matthew Jennings, is now available.
Sports Physicals at BCHS: June 3 from 6:00 p.m - 8:00 p.m. This is a great chance to get your Ticket To Play requirement fulfilled. "Ticket to Play" is required to participate in any summer workouts. Physicals and Ticket to Play info
Team service project is June 27 at Broad Ripple Park.
IHSAA Moratorium (no summer workouts allowed): June 29 to July 7
Congratulations to the following Trojan football alumni on their 2018 season honors:
Zack Martin, '09, Dallas Cowboys: First Team All Pro National Football League
Matt McCann, '15, Purdue: Honorable Mention All Big Ten, Coaches Team and Media Selection
Danny Godlevske, '16, Miami of Ohio: Third Team All Mid American Conference Football
Brooks Hepp, '15, Depauw University: First Team all Conference
2018 Football Honors
Academic All State
Nick Ashley, Joe Bates, Carter Berry, Thomas Fischer, Michael Mates, Will Meckauskas, Will Meyer, Mark Nondorf, Jim O’Brien, Greg Oldiges, Eric Osborn, Ben Schrage, Jackson Sherby, Max Weybright, David Whittemore
Class 3A Regional Champion
All Conference: Patrick Mastrian, Will Meyer, Mark Nondorf, Eric Osborn, Wyatt Schrader, Joseph Solomon, Andrew Sowinski, Daylen Taylor, David Whittemore
All City (Coaches): Will Meyer, Mark Nondorf, Wyatt Schrader, Joseph Solomon, Daylen Taylor
All State (IFCA): Mark Nondorf, Andrew Sowinski, Daylen Taylor, David Whittemore
All State Top 50: Joseph Solomon
Class of 2019 College Signings
Mark Nondorf – Ball State University
David Whittemore – Indiana State University
Will Meyer – Marian University
2017 Football Honors
Patrick Babcock, Jimmie Boso, Nolan Brown, Jack Eckstein, Bobby Manchir, Nicholas Najjar, Gabriel O’Hara, Joseph Schaffer, Drew Schrage, Nico Sowinski
James Boso: All-City Team, Offensive Lineman; All Conference
Mark Nondorf: All-City Team, Quarterback; All Conference
Kevin McNelis: All Conference
Will Kellison: All-City Team, Defensive Lineman; All Conference; Super Team
Joey Annee: All-City Team, Punter
Daylen Taylor: All Conference
Class of 2018 College Signings
Joey Annee: Wabash College
Jimmy Boso: Ball State Univ.
Josh Coons: DePauw Univ.
Will Kellison: Miami Univ.
Cortlind Mallory: Univ. of St. Francis
Kevin McNelis: Univ. of Indianapolis
Nik Sullivan: DePauw Univ.
2016 Football Honors
Matthew Annee: All Conference; Honorable Mention – 3A All-State
Gabe Coleman: All Conference; Honorable Mention – 3A All-State
Billy Dury: All Conference
David Marsh: All City, All Conference, 3A All-State
Ben Solomon: All Conference, 3A All-State; Region 7 Indiana All-Star
Will Kellison: Honorable Mention – 3A All-State
Academic Honors (IFCA)
Jack Bain, Billy Dury, Carson Fischer, Charlie Gleaves, Graham Jaeger, Max McGinnis, Thomas Sherby, Ben Solomon
Class of 2017 College Signings
Jack Bain- Football- DePauw University
Billy Dury: Football, Carthage College
Graham Jaeger- Football- DePauw University
David Marsh: Football, Miami University OH
Ben Solomon: Football, Eastern Illinois University
Jarrod Stiver- Football & Track – DePauw University