District 88 recognizes four coaches for outstanding accomplishments

During its Jan. 22 meeting, the District 88 Board of Education recognized the four coaches below for their outstanding accomplishments, state/national/international recognitions and positive impact on the students and entire learning community of District 88.

  • Chris Bazant, Addison Trail Football Head Coach: Recognized by the Chicago Bears, who named him as the “High School Coach of the Week” for week 8

  • Angel Vega, Addison Trail Varsity Boys Soccer Assistant Coach: Named as an Assistant Coach of the Year by the Illinois High School Soccer Coaches Association (IHSSCA)

  • Irene Mason, Willowbrook Girls Volleyball Head Coach: Selected as a 2023 Girls High School Region Coach of the Year by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)

  • Rachel Karos, Willowbrook Flag Football Co-Head Coach: Recognized as a catalyst for the growth and development of Flag Football at the state, national and international levels (Karos was invited to travel to Spain to further promote the sport)

To watch the presentation, click on the video above.

To read more about the coaches, go to www.dupage88.net/RecognitionOfCoaches.

To view photo captions, click on the images below.