Trendel Named New Boys’ Varsity Head Basketball Coach

NEW LENOX (May 5, 2023) – Doug Ternik, Athletic Director at Providence Catholic High School, is pleased to welcome back Tim Trendel as the new PCHS Boys’ Head Varsity Basketball Coach.

“We are happy that Tim has accepted this position and we are confident that he will do very well. We wish him the best of luck,” offered Ternik.

Trendel graduated from Dominican University Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in Liberal Arts. He continued on with his studies to receive a master’s degree in administration. He brings a wealth of experience to the Providence Catholic Basketball program as he has coached throughout his entire professional career. He is also currently an Assistant Dean, Assistant Freshman Baseball Coach and teaches psychology at Providence Catholic High School.

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About Providence Catholic

Providence Catholic is a co-educational, college preparatory high school, based in the Augustinian tradition. It is located on 75 acres in New Lenox, Illinois. A dedicated and caring faculty and staff integrate the core Augustinian values of truth, unity, and love into all dimensions of student life. A demanding curriculum, inclusive service programs, competitive athletics, and comprehensive extracurricular offerings challenge students in a safe and nurturing environment. Our proven success is reflected in our most recent graduates who’ve earned scholarships valued at nearly $52 million dollars. In addition, Providence Catholic has 31 state championship titles. For more information about PCHS, please visit



Allie Rios
Director of Communications at Providence Catholic High School
(815) 717-3163



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