Chicago (Back of the Yards)

* Last updated at 7:12 am on Wednesday, July 24, 2024

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Background Information


Season Summaries

(Titles, Won-Lost Records,

and Head Coaches)

Back of the Yards College Prep

2111 W. 47th St. (Google map, other maps)

Chicago, IL 60609


Phone: 773-535-7320

Fax: 773-535-6880

School Web Site:




Enrollment: 1063.5 / 1754.78 (multiplied)

Conference(s): Chicago Public

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

Colors: Maroon & Orange

School Type: Public Coed

County: Cook

Cities in District:

Board Division: 1, Legislative District: 2


IHSA Official Representative: Patricia Brekke
   phone 773-535-7320  

Principal: Patricia Brekke
   phone 773-535-7320  

Executive Director of Sports Administration (CPS): David Rosengard
   phone 773-203-7070  

Deputy Director of Sports Administration (CPS): Mickey Pruitt
   phone 773-553-6729  

Boys Athletic Director: Ryan Blumberg

Girls Athletic Director: Ryan Blumberg

Boys Athletics — Head Coaches

Boys Baseball Head Coach: Alejandro Colunga

Boys Basketball Head Coach: Andrew Brasher

Boys Cross Country Head Coach: Andrew Brasher

Boys Football Head Coach: Mark Morgan

Boys Soccer Head Coach: Sergio Espinoza

Boys Swimming Head Coach: Abimael Benitez Marcos

Boys Volleyball Head Coach: Emily Alvarez

Boys Water Polo Head Coach: TBA

Boys Wrestling Head Coach: Ryan Blumberg

Girls Athletics — Head Coaches

Girls Badminton Head Coach: Barbara Manjarrez

Girls Basketball Head Coach: Alicia Maxwell

Girls Cross Country Head Coach: Cristina Galvan

Competitive Cheerleading Head Coach: Katherine DiPietro

Competitive Dance Head Coach: Cynthia Rivas

Girls Softball Head Coach: Brooke Clark

Girls Soccer Head Coach: Elizabeth Schack

Girls Swimming Head Coach: Abimael Benitez Marcos

Girls Tennis Head Coach: Andres Avila

Girls Volleyball Head Coach: Robert Anderson

Girls Water Polo Head Coach: TBA

Girls Wrestling Head Coach: Cristina Galvan

Athletic Medical Staff

Activities — Head Coaches, Advisers, and Directors

Band Director: Ajanette Guzman

Vocal Director: TBA

Marching Band Director: Ajanette Guzman

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

Sideline Cheer Coach: TBA