Dolton (Thornridge)

* Last updated at 8:21 am on Tuesday, June 18, 2024

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Background Information


Season Summaries

(Titles, Won-Lost Records,

and Head Coaches)

Thornridge High School

15000 Cottage Grove Ave. (Google map, other maps)

Dolton, IL 60419


Phone: 708-271-4400

Fax: 708-271-5020




Enrollment: 982.5

Conference(s): Southland Athletic

Nickname(s): Falcons (boys), Lady Falcons (girls)

Colors: Columbia Blue/Gray/Navy

School Type: Public Coed

County: Cook

Cities in District: Dolton 24,766; Harvey 35,810; South Holland 25,973; Phoenix 2,850; Burnham; Calumet City; Markham

Board Division: 3, Legislative District: 8


IHSA Official Representative: Justin Moore
   phone 708-271-4401  

Superintendent: Nathaniel Cunningham
   phone 708-225-4000   fax 708-225-4059

Principal: Justin Moore
   phone 708-271-4401  

Principal's Assistant: Vanessa Chapman
   phone 708-271-4400   fax 708-271-5020

Asst. Principal: Carol Friedl
   phone 708-271-4422  

Boys Athletic Director: Carol Friedl
   phone 708-271-4422  

Boys Athletic Director's Assistant: Cynthis Travis

Asst. Boys Athletic Director: TBA

Girls Athletic Director: Carol Friedl
   phone 708-271-4422  

Girls Athletic Director's Assistant: Cynthia Travis

Asst. Girls Athletic Director: TBA

Activities Director: Dena Ousley

Asst. Activities Director: Kelley Gibson

Boys Athletics — Head Coaches

Boys Baseball Head Coach: Jason Royal

Boys Basketball Head Coach: Chauncey Jones

Boys Bowling Head Coach: Dimitri Johnson

Boys Cross Country Head Coach: Derek Augustynowicz

Boys Football Head Coach: Allen Ross

Boys Track & Field Head Coach: Derek Augustynowicz

Boys Wrestling Head Coach: TBA

Girls Athletics — Head Coaches

Girls Basketball Head Coach: Tierra Polnitz

Girls Bowling Head Coach: Brittany Tolbert

Girls Cross Country Head Coach: Damani Shakoor

Competitive Cheerleading Head Coach: Mae Brown

Competitive Dance Head Coach: Kristen Boyd

Girls Softball Head Coach: Rayya Ghani

Girls Track & Field Head Coach: Damani Shakoor

Girls Volleyball Head Coach: Dawn Centracchio

Athletic Medical Staff

Certified Athletic Trainer: Randy Henderson

Activities — Head Coaches, Advisers, and Directors

Chess Coach: Paul Fritz

Debate Coach: TBA

Drama Director: Patrick Sheard

Group Interpretation Director: Patrick Sheard

Esports Coach: Steven Walker

Speech Coach: Patrick Sheard

Newspaper Adviser: Kevin Lecompte

Band Director: Samuel Pilnick

Vocal Director: Michael Cierski

Marching Band Director: Samuel Pilnick

Scholastic Bowl Coach: Michael Skawinski

Non-Competitive Activities — Head Coaches, Advisers, and Directors

Sideline Cheer Coach: Mae Brown

Halftime Dance Coach: Kristen Boyd

Student Council Adviser: Kelley Gibson

Student Council Adviser: Dena Ousley