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Athletic Information

Welcome to Belvidere Buc Athletics!  Athletics is an integral part of education and we encourage all of you to participate! This website provides important information regarding our interscholastic sports programs.  If you plan to become involved in sports during the school year, please review all information carefully so that you can plan ahead as some meetings are mandatory in order to participate.

Belvidere is a member of the Northern Illinois Conference (NIC-10).

Other NIC-10 members include:  Rockford Auburn, Belvidere, Belvidere North, Rockford Boylan, Rockford East, Freeport, Rockford Guilford, Machesney Park Harlem, Rockton Hononegah and Rockford Jefferson.

Athletics Calendar

What We Offer

Fall (August to October):
Boys - Cross Country, Football, Golf & Soccer
Girls - Cross Country, Golf, Poms, Swimming, Tennis & Volleyball

Winter (November to February):
Boys - Basketball, Bowling, Swimming & Wrestling
Girls - Basketball, Bowling & Competitive Dance
Coed - Competitive Cheerleading

Spring (March to May):
Boys - Baseball, Volleyball, Tennis & Track
Girls - Soccer, Softball & Track
Coed - Bass Fishing

Contact Information

Josh Sternquist
Athletic Director

Samantha Vanco
Athletic Assistant

815-547-7552 Office


Each student athlete must have the following completed before an athlete will be allowed to participate in any Belvidere School District athletics.

Academic Eligibility

(Weekly) - Students are required by the IHSA and District 100 to be passing five(5) courses on a weekly basis.  If a student is not, they will have until Friday, that week, at 3:00 pm to complete the necessary tasks.  If tasks are not completed, they will be ineligible the following week.

(Semester) – The IHSA requires student athletes to pass 25 academic hours (5 classes) per semester. If this requirement is not met, the athlete is not eligible to participate in games/competition for the entire upcoming semester.

Athletico Phyiscal Therapy Logo

Athletico is proud to be the official provider of physical therapy and athletic training for Belvidere High School.

Allison Lipton
Athletic Trainer