By Lauren Casper
Head Coach: Jim Nazos
Years coaching at BHS: five years
Nick Marsh- fifth year
Anthony Williams-15th year
Tim Swanson-fifth year
David Hardnett-second year
Ryan Sullivan-ninth year
David Jonathan-second year
Last season’s highlights (including record): Last season, Batavia won the Upstate Eight Conference Championship. They had a 20-10 record and lost in the Regional Championship to St. Charles East.
Top Returnees: Some of the top returnees to the team are Colin Cheaney, Devion Davis, JT Dietz, Nick Valente, Connor Oroni, Eric Peterson, Jordan Moore, Grant Iutzwig, Jake Robinson, and Luke Golson.
Top Newcomers: Some of the top newcomers are Riley Cooper, Zach Weber, Seth Blazer, and Colin Richter.
Outlook for this season: “We are looking to be very competitive again in a very competitive conference,” Nazos said.
Top teams in your league/area: Some of the top teams in the area are Larkin, St Charles East, Geneva, and St Charles North. “These will all be good teams this season,” Nazos said
Top players in your league/area/state: Some of the top players in the area are Zach Mitchell (St. Charles East), Justin Hardy (St. Charles East), Kyle King (St. Charles North), and Dom Navigato (Geneva).