Head Coach: Krista Bonebrake
Krista grew up in a basketball family. All six of her siblings played high school basketball and five of them played in college. Krista graduated from Benet Academy and then went to Lewis University on a basketball scholarship. She graduated with a Liberal Arts degree and then continued on at Lewis to receive her MBA.
While at Lewis she was the GLVC Newcomer of the Year and All GLVC First Team. She ranks second in Lewis history with 1,854 points, third with 254 steals and fourth with 443 assists. She was inducted into the Lewis Hall of Fame in 1995 and was most recently named to the All Decades(1989’s) Team.
Coach Bonebrake went on to coach for 10 years at Benet Academy. First as Freshman A and B coach for 3 years then as an assistant varsity coach.
Coach Bonebrake resides in Plainfield with her daughter and son. She currently coaches her fourth grade daughter on the Rockets Four Red and her son in the Plainfield park district house league.
Assistant Coach: Ed Eshoo Sr.
Ed Eshoo has been coaching basketball most of his adult life. He coached all seven of his kids through YBA and grade school levels. Six of his kids went on to have very successful college basketball careers. He continues to keep his coaching skills sharp by working with his grandkids. Two of his granddaughters (Emily Eshoo and Lauren Stack) are part of the Rockets organization and both were members of each of the Benet teams that won the state title. Ed has been married to his wife Barbara for 57 years, has seven kids and 21 grand kids ranging from 22 yrs to a soon to be born newborn.