The next alumni/nae soccer tourney will be held August 7-8, 2020!  Make plans to attend and enjoy another great weekend!

12th Annual Soccer Tourney

150 players returned to Columbus this past weekend to take part in the 12th annual Shamrock Alumni/nae Soccer Tournament. The division champions were: Green Division (Team 1998-99), Gold Division (Team 2012-14) and Women’s Division (Team 2015-19.) This was the 6th championship for Team 1998-99 and the first championship for both Team 2012-14 and the women’s division champion, Team 2015-19. Celebrating tradition! Go Shamrocks!

Special thank you’s to Evan Trofholz Ground Care (’98), Mike and LaVonne Kaup, Jeff Thiele (’81), Nicole Saalfeld (’04), Steve “Woody” Hoffman (’75) at Sahara, Joe Niedbalski (’97) at Runza, for sponsoring this year’s tournament.

Here are the winners:  Green Division (left to right): Justin Fry (’98), Troy Van Dyke (’98), Jon Brezenski (’98), Robbie Diederich (’99), Kevin Sypal (’98), Adam Cieloha (’98), Ej Brezenski (’99), Scott Kuehler (’99), Tom Rogers (’99), Jason Cieloha (’99), Evan Trofholz (’98), Sean Mohatt (’98) and Kip Kudron (’08).

Gold Division: Ian Ostdiek (’14), Taylor Johnson (’13), Dylan Kuta (’13), Austin Wendt (’13), Jake Huss (’13), Nick Pandorf (’13), Chris Hernandez (’12), Zach Zarek (’13) and Jake Gilson (’13).

Women’s Division: Courtney Kosch (’19), Maggie Feehan (’18), Kelsey Wiehn (’17), Emma Brandt (’19), Allie Johnson (’16), Anna Wickham (’16), Emily Fehringer (’16), Eastyn Klink (’17), Emma Strecker (’17), Grace Wickham (’18), and Emily Stutzman (’19).


The next alumnae volleyball tourney is set for Saturday, November 28, 2020.

16th Biennial Shamrock Alumnae Volleyball Tournament


Our 2018 Shamrock alumnae volleyball tourney champions, were team 2007/2009 — and they played with only 5!  It was a great day-long tourney with 54 participants and a nice evening dinner/social. Kudos to the tourney committee!  The champions shown in the photo, l-r:  Steph Spies ’07, Kristin Ostdiek Schmidt ’07, Katie Beiermann Herman ’09, Liz Hadland Hegge ’07 and Sami Spenner Richardson ’09.


The tournament format will once again be four divisions. The Green (A) Division, White (B) and Gold (C) plus we will once again have the Legends Division and a special game on Saturday for the Girls game. All Alumni women are invited, we will divide up teams that morning. We will plan to play this game at 1:00 on Saturday. Let all alumni women know, they can contact any committee member below to sign up. There will be a cost to these players of $20, to cover the gift, food and social on Saturday night.The entry fee for the tournament will be $35.00 per person on the men’s side.

The committee wants to remind the captains that if your class elects to have two teams in the tournament, then please make sure you have enough players for each team. There will be no exceptions to allow an individual to play on two teams in the tournament. All players must be Scotus Alumni.

ROSTER DEADLINE – Tuesday, February 25th (list 2 captains and we will send future information to both of the listed captains).

E-Mail Addresses – Please email your rosters and shirt sizes to Todd Duren at . Lady players please send your names to or

36th Annual Alumni Basketball Tourney                                  

The 36th annual Shamrock Alumni/nae Basketball Tourney brought 176 graduates back to Scotus for a celebration of tradition and camaraderie.

“A” Division was captured in a buzzer beater by the Class of 2016A Team.

The “B” Division went to Team 2004/2006 and the “C” Division was won by 1981/1982/1980/1979/1978/1974.

One Ladies Division game was also played along with two Legends Division games. A social and dinner followed the tourney featuring guest speaker and tourney founder, former Shamrock coach, Frank Spenceri.

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