Player’s Name Position Hometown College
Mitch Beal OH Colorado Springs, Colo. Ohio State/George Mason
Tomas Goldsmith OH Kenosha, Wis. Rutgers/UW-Milwaukee
Scott Kevorken MB Los Angeles, Calif UC-Irvine
Noah Mader MB Appleton, Wis. Cardinal Stritch
Kyle Overby OH New Lenox, Ill. Lindenwood University
Erich Steinhaus OL/Ds Chicago, Ill. Lakeland College
Harshil Thaker S Chicago, Ill. University of Illinois-Chicago
Larry Wrather OH Gurnee, Ill Ball State University

Head Coach: TBA
Assistant Coach: Brian Sharkey

2017 Schedule 
* Jan. 21: Winter Luau (Niles, Ill.)
* March 4: Doble Classic (Detroit, Mich.)
* March 25 (11 a.m.): PVL Exhibition at the Wisconsin Center vs. Cardinal Stritch NAIA Team (Milwaukee)
* April 1: Best of the Midwest (Libertyville, Ill.)
* April 8: Spring Luau (Niles, Ill.)
* April 29: Lloy Ball Classic (Fort Wayne, Ind.)
* May 27-30: PVL Championships (Minneapolis, Minn.)

The 2017 PVL Championships has been canceled, and with it, the Region will not be able to fully sponsor any team at any level for the event in Minneapolis over Memorial Day Weekend. The Region is looking forward to trying to fund a team in 2018.

Special thank you to our sponsors, donors and friends of Badger Region Lights Out:
* Barrington Rehabilitation and their donation
* The Stapelman Family and their donation
* Kratos Volleyball Academy (Libertyville, Ill.)
* Plastic Clothing and Jerseys
Full Shilling Irish Sports Pub (Chicago, Ill.)


2016 Roster/Results

Player’s Name Position Hometown College
Miguel Calvillo L Naperville, Ill. St. Ambrose University
Jasmin Cull OH/RSH Toronto, Canada Mohawk College
Jeremy Dejno OH New Berlin, Wis. UC-Irvine
Tomás Goldsmith OH Kenosha, Wis. Rutgers/UW-Milwaukee
Joe Julkowski L/S Carol Stream, Ill. Lakeland College (Sheboygan, Wis.)
Jonathan Eric Karlsson OH Lund, Sweden Lund, University (Sweden)
Scott Kevorken MB Westlake, Calif. UC-Irvine
Matt Leske MB Highwood, Ill. Ball State University
Noah Mader MB Appleton, Wis. Cardinal Stritch
Relyea Speller RSH Milwaukee, Wis. Golden West/Long Beach City College
Erich Steinhaus DS Mundelein, Ill. Lakeland (Sheboygan, Wis.)
Matthew Tarantino MB/RSH Van Nuys, Calif Pepperdine University
Harshil Thaker S Chicago, Ill Illinois-Chicago
Matt West S Seattle, Wash. Pepperdine University
Larry Wrather OH Gurnee, Ill Ball State University

Head Coach: Michael “Mini” Jensen
Assistant Coach/Team Rep: Brian Sharkey
Assistant Coach: Chris Barnes

2016 Schedule (Click tournament name to go to website)
* Jan. 23: Winter Luau (Niles, Ill.) — Second Place
* March 5: Doble Classic (Detroit, Mich.) — Third Place
* March 19: Best of the Midwest (Libertyville, Ill.) — Champions
* April 9: Spring Luau (Niles, Ill.) — Third Place
* April 23: Lloy Ball Classic (Fort Wayne, Ind.) — Fifth Place
* May 14: Match vs Team Pineapple (7 p.m. Westview H.S., Topeka, Ind.) Tickets: Here.
* May 15: National Tune-Up (Marengo, Ill.)
* May 21: Scrimmage (1 p.m. Indian Trail H.S., Kenosha, Wis.)
* May 28-31: PVL Championships (Orlando, Fla.) — Results below

Match 1: 10 a.m. May 28 Court 29 vs. NorCal Wildfire (Win) 28-26, 25-20, 25-15
Match 2: 4 p.m. May 28 Court 3 vs. SoCal Avalanche (Lost)  25-22, 25-20, 17-25, 27-25
Match 3: 8 a.m. May 29 Court 29 vs. Gulf Coast  (Win) 25-19, 25-19, 25-27
Match 4: Noon May 29 Court 3 vs. Great Lakes Lightning (Win) 15-25, 25-19, 25-14, 25-23
Match 5: 4 p.m. May 29 Court 3 vs. Lakeshore Surge (Win) 25-23, 25-16, 25-15
Match 6: Noon May 30 Court 2 vs. Team Iroquois Empire (Win) 25-12, 25-22, 25-21
Match 7: 8 a.m. May 31 vs. Aloha Sport Connex (Win) 25-21, 25-27, 25-22, 19-25, 15-7
Match 8: Noon May 31 vs. Team Pineapple (Loss) 25-23, 25-15, 25-20
Match 9: 4 p.m. May 31 vs. Iowa Ice (Loss) 25-21, 21-25, 25-23, 18-25, 15-9


2014 Blizzards Roster

1- Kalin Zimmerman (DS, Green Bay, Wisconsin PoWer, Northern Michigan, 2012)
2- Kayla Ridgeman (DS, Jefferson, River City/WI Select, Wisconsin Lutheran, 2014)
3- Chellie DeGelleke (OH, Barrington, IL, Circus, Marquette, 2008)
6- Rachel Neuberger (MH, Muskego, Milwaukee Sting, UW Milwaukee, 2013)
7- Kerri Schuh (OPP, Appleton, FOX City Elite, UW Milwaukee, 2012)
8- Danielle Carlson (MH, Marshfield, Wisconsin Ice, Marquette, 2012)
9- Yvonne Marten (OH, Fortville, IN, Munciana, University of Dayton, 2012)
10- Kimberley Todd (OH, Whitby, Ontario, Canada, Durham Attack, Marquette, 2008)
11- Becka Gonyo (MH, Ingleside, IL, Wisconsin Juniors, Marquette, 2011)
12- Kristen Kelsay (S, , Wheaton, IL, Sports Performance, Michigan State, 2013)
13- Jocelyn Wack (OH/DS, Salem, Milwaukee Sting, UW Madison, 2007)
15- Heidi Pfeiffer (OH, New Berlin, Milwaukee Sting, Marquette, 2006)
16- Becky Moores (MH/OPP, Denver, CO, Rocky Mtn VBC, Cal State Northridge, 2004)
18- Elizabeth Koberstein (S, Madison, Capital Volleyball Academy, Marquette, 2013)
19- Caitlin DuPont (OH, Muskego, Milwaukee Sting, UW Madison, 2009)

Coaches: Rod Wilde and Rick Mischka
Team Rep: Deb Stadick