2017 Leo High School Football Schedule

Come watch the Lions play football. Mark your calendars now! Leo Lions Football 2017 Varsity Schedule Friday August 25th Lane Tech 7 pm (Home AT SOLDIER FIELD!) Friday, September 1st Niles North 7:30 (away) Friday, September 8th Hope Academy 7:30 pm (away) Friday, September 15th Fenwick 7:30 pm … Continue reading...

Leo Alumni Association Annual Golf Outing – August 2nd

Fellow  Alumni, For those who are inclined, there is still a lot of time, between now and August 2nd, to help out the gentlemen who are putting together this year’s Leo Alumni Golf outing.  They have quite an event planned but will have to rely on us for assistance where we can. … Continue reading...

2017 Spring Banquet

The 2017 spring banquet, held on Friday, April 29th at  Chateau Del Mar, in Hickory Hills, was again a spectacular event. With over 500 alumni present the mood was festive and alumni from near and far were present. Click the link below for some photos of the night. 2017 Banquet … Continue reading...

Schaller’s Pump closes after 136 years

Just a quick note, and a piece of  history.   Schaller's Pump, the oldest tavern in Bridgeport, has closed it's doors.  Sunday, April 30th  was the final  night of business for this historic Tavern in  Chicago's Bridgeport neighborhood. George Schaller, Grandfather … Continue reading...

Rich Doyle, Vet & Alumni to lead Beverly Hills/Morgan Park/Mt. Greenwood Memorial Day Parade,

Below is an article from the Beverly Review explaining changes to this years Memorial Day parade, as well as announcing their choice for Grand Marshal, Leo Alumni Richard Doyle class of  1965.   Congratulations Rich, and thanks for all you do  for the vets and the … Continue reading...

The Leo High School Mother’s Club hosted a casino night on Friday May 19th

The Leo High School Mother’s Club hosted a casino night on Friday May 19th at the Red Palm Restaurant in Evergreen Park. The event was a great success and  was well attended by Leo mothers, (of course) faculty members, friends, and a nice contingent of Leo Alumni.  The MC for the evening was Shaka … Continue reading...

‘Mardi Gras in May’ to benefit Leo

Feeling lucky or just generous? You can be both at the Leo High School casino night fundraiser “Mardi Gras in May” May 19 at The Red Palm, 3020 95th St., Evergreen Park. The $50 admission also covers food and drinks for the event’s first hour, 7 to 8 p.m. The evening promises fun with friends […]

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William Spelz Class of ’49 and 2017 Hall of Fame Honoree – Rest in Peace

The Leo Alumni was notified of the untimely death of a highly regarded Alumni, Bill Spelz.  Bill was scheduled for admission into the 2017 Leo Alumni Hall of Fame at the annual banquet this Friday.   The link to his obituary and his biography are below. http://www.beverlyridgefuneralhome.com/obituary/william-j-spelz Mr. William John Spelz Class of 1949 William John […]

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Leo High School sends thanks to local parade

Mar 21, 2017 The men of Leo High School would like to thank the organizers of the South Side Irish Parade for including Leo High School as a 2017 parade participant as part of the school’s 90-year anniversary celebration as a South Side institution. We are equally grateful to the spectators who lined the parade […]

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Leo’s Pittman wins tiebreaker for 3-point crown

by Tim O’Brien Mar 28, 2017 Leo High School senior guard Mario Pittman would have preferred to shoot from the wing. But with the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Three-Point Showdown championship on the line in a tiebreaker, Pittman wasn’t going to complain about having to shoot from the corner. Defeating Andrew’s Troy Murphy 8-5 […]

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