Effingham Athletics

Sportsbacker News - 23rd Annal Carl P. Koerner Memorial Sports Spectacular

On Thursday, September 15th, the Effingham Sportsbackers and the St. Anthony Booster Club hosted the 23rd Annual Carl P. Koerner Memorial Sports Spectacular golf outing at Effingham Country Club.  This years event was again sponsored by Koerner Distributor Inc. in memory of Mr. Carl P. Koerner.  Mr. Koerner was an avid fan of athletics and a temendous supporter of both schools during his lifetime.  The event has been a major funding source for athletics at both Effingham Unit #40 and St. Anthony Schools.
Because of the efforts of the Koerner family, the prize sponsors, the hole sponsors, the contest sponsors and the players, the event raise $34,000.00 for each school.   It is also important to thank the members of the planning committee for their time and talents in organizing the event.   
Effingham Unit #40 and the Effingham Sportsbackers would like to express our gracious THANKS to the Koerner family and Koerner Distributors.   The Koerner's generosity and support is greatly appreciated.  

PDF Document  IHSA Pre-Participation Physical Form 2016-2017

Schedule Star Update

Schedule Star gives parents up to date access of event scheduling.  Parents and fans can also create a log in that gives them access to extra features like schedule changes being emailed directly to them.  Schedule Star has converted to updated software and is experiencing some difficulty with their website.  They are hoping to work out their problems in the near future.

Success After High School

Several Effingham High School athletes, upon their graduation from EHS have had the opportunity to continue their careers in college.  The following is a link to a list of EHS Athletes who have participated in their respective sport in college.  This list is from 1991 to present day.   The list includes the EHS athletes' name, graduation year, sport, and the college they attended.

PDF DocumentEHS College Athletes

2016 Varsity Volleyball for web
EHS Varsity Volleyball


2016 Varsity Football for web
EHS Varsity Football


2016 Girls Tennis for web
EHS Girls Tennis


2016 Varsity Soccer for web
EHS Varsity Soccer


2016 Girl Golf for web
EHS Girls Golf


2016 Boys Golf for web
EHS Boys Golf


2016 Cross Country for web
EHS Cross Country


2016 JV Volleyball for web
EHS JV Volleyball


2016 Freshman Volleyball for web
EHS Freshman Volleyball


2016 JV Soccer for web
EHS JV Soccer


2016 JV Football for web
EHS JV Football


2016 Freshman Football for web
EHS Freshman Football