Luke Herriges selected

new AD at Xavier HS   

Luke Herriges was selected as the new Athletic Director at Xavier High School.  He will take over for Kathy Bates on July 1, 2021.  Bates will retire from Xavier High School late in the summer of 2021, ending a career that started 45 years ago at the high school in Appleton, WI.      CONTACT HIM VIA EMAIL


Read more about Herriges, as prepared by

PRESS RELEASE   pdf    6-3-2021
“I am very humbled and grateful for the opportunity to lead the Xavier Athletic Department,” said Herriges, pronounced Hair’-uh-gus.  “It's a tremendous honor to be able to succeed Kathy Bates as Athletic Director.


"Xavier Athletics is rich in tradition and I am excited to see that continue into the future with the next generation of student-athletes," he added.















        Luke Herriges,  new AD at Xavier