Elmhurst High School - Anlibrum Yearbook (Fort Wayne, IN)

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Gc 977.202 F77eL 1978 El-mhurst High School, Anlierum j x- t - M» ' ElmhuTst High School 3829 Sandpoint Road Fort Wayne, indiana Volume 45 1977-1978 Winter Spring Opening 4 Student Life 12 92 170 Academics 20 106 132 Sports 32 68 188 Activities 44 82 138 Sophomores 54 Juniors 116 Seniors 142 Faculty 174 Advertisements 204 Index 214 Closing 220 Chairs and tables stacked outside classrooms were a common sight during the renovation of EHS. On a rainy morning at Friendship Farms, junior Jeri Yarbrough sleepily awaits the first practice of the day. - Table of Contents Just the thought of going back to school was enough to drive some kids crazy, but while looking over their sum- mer, other students gladly welcomed the new school year. It was the end of work- ing from morning to night, band camp, journalism workshops, and football prac- tices that lasted all day. When the first day of school arrived, everyone was a little unsure of what to expect. They had to walk around bulldoz- ers and tractors, past what seemed to be millions of construction workers, and then journey through the dust-filled halls to their classes. It seemed that even for those who wer- en ' t ready for school to start again, beginning a new year was a pleasant change of pace. Seeing how the school had grown and renewing old friendships made the first few days of school pass quickly. Looking back at all the years at Elm- hurst is nice, but you can ' t stay here for- ever. You have to be able to look ahead and see what the future holds for you. It is important to look toward new horizons. Looking Toward New Horizons After a grueling race at Swinney Park, members of the cross country team get together to rest and talk with Coach Carter Lohr and a spectator. 202390:4 Preregistration provides a time to renew old friendships. Sophomore Jim Filchak gives an affectionate kiss to a new found friend. Table of Contents — 3 The new Fort was built in 1 976, as part of the bicentennial celebration, to commemorate Anthony Wayne ' s fort. In memory of Anthony Wayne, his statue stands in Freimann Square. Housing various plays throughout the year, the Performing Arts Center is on the corner of Main and Barr streets. Pizza Hut is a common meeting place for EHS students. 4 — Pieces to Go Employees at McDonald ' s take a short break during a busy day. McDonald ' s at Time Corners opened for business March 1 , 1 978. Places to Go, " " " People to Meet, Things to Do " What do ya wanna do? " " Well, we could go to the play that Lise Duemling and Jim Nelson are in ... I think it ' s called ' The Lark ' . " " Have you checked out the Fort yet? " " Personally, your basic Pizza Hut is fine with me. " " But I wanna go see what ' s happening at the new McDonald ' s. " " Let ' s just go home. ' Wild Wild West ' is on channel 55. " " The Komets beat Muskegon! " Even though Fort Wayne was categor- ized as BORING, most kids had plenty of places to go, people to meet, and things to do. Whether it was the routine game and pizza, or an elegant Moonraker and the play, there was a lot of activity in and around Fort Wayne. Downtown Fort Wayne combines modern buildings with rustic ones. Penguin Point wishes senior Matt Branning good luck in his upcoming state wrestling meet. WOO LUCK MATT UAIWttli Franke Park presents " Christmas at the Zoo. " The Southtown Cinemas advertise their current movies. Although the tram is not as widely used as it once was, railroads still accommodate those who wish t take an occasional trip. A deserted creek provides a place to be alone. Finding an Outlet " What are you guys doing during vaca- tion? " " We ' re going to fly down to Flo- rida. " " A bunch of us are driving to Boyne. " " I think I ' m going to take the train to Chicago and do some shopping. " " I ' m just goifig to stick around here and work on my car. " When the same old everyday routine seemed to be a drag, some students found an outlet. For some cruising around Fort Wayne was enough, while others enjoyed a trip to Michigan or Ohio every once in a while. Trips to Florida and out West were not an everyday occur- rence, but when vacations rolled around kids took off in all directions. Some people flew, while others either rode or drove. Whatever method they chose — the mode of transportation was there. Not all trains tiave to lead out of the city. The ■choo-choo " at Franke Park Children ' s Zoo pro- vides an outlet for those who enjoy sitting back and relaxing while viewing the wilderness around them. Ifl , ' .-. ■or those wanting adventure, a plane offers the jllimate opportunity. It can travel to all areas of the vorld or lust a short distance from home. ■Ways in and Out ' — 7 The annual Fourth of July celebration is highlighted by a beautiful display of fireworks at City Utilities Park. Juniors Susan Hobbs and Carolyn Denney prepare for a practice session during band camp at Friend- ship Farms. Enjoying the summer sun, senior Jeff Peterson skateboards at Franke Park. Junior Jeff Fike gets shaving cream smeared all over his chest and face by senior Sue Smith and junior Galen Bailey. Brain Relief Summer gave almost everyone a chance to get away from the brain-drain- ing effects of school and to have fun. Kids enjoyed everything from skate- boarding and baseball to fireworks and flowers. There were trips to the pool, the lake. Cedar Point, band camp, and even Europe! While kids grew and had fun, Elmhurst itself was also growing. Though not com- pleted for the beginning of the school year, the new gym, auditorium, and vari- ous classrooms were taking shape. Elm- hurst, as well as its inhabitants, was expanded and revived in order to get ready for a new year. Seniors Kim Burry, Nancy VanGheluwe, and Kathy Murray get ready to munch on some " Burry Super Burgers. " Senior football players are recognized during the Homecoming pep session. Seniors Steve Thompson, Matt Branning, and Dave Murray enjoy themselves at the powderpuff football game. Hoping their float will end up the best, juniors Mike Hoilowell, Diana Stein, and Tim Lankenau work on the junior class float. Between volleys, junior Ann Arend enjoys her job as line judge. Adding her voice to the Penny Arcade, junior Vicki Barber attracts an audience in the band ' s " Little Bit of Vegas. " From Night . Desks pile in the hall while the classrooms receive extensive cleaning. A detour sign stands in the hallway during the summer remodeling. ■ — X uite a change took place in Elmhurst from the last weeks of August to IP I the first week of September. During the summer, construction of the new building continued with slight adjustments and mass clean- ing done In the old part. As a result, the building resembled lit- tle more than a junk pile, but it gradually transformed into a school ready for Its 1,233 inhabitants. Sparkling clean lockers were filled with junk while books received new owners. Silent halls which once served as storage space for desks, chairs, and cabinets now sounded of footsteps, whis- pers, and parts of teachers ' lectures. As usual, sophomores suffered the experi- ences of trying to find their way around. Upper- classmen even got a few surprises when they discovered Mr. Storey ' s room had disappeared (Into a chemistry lab) or that the AV room was now the Student Council ' s. Teachers and students alike had to adjust to the parking arrangement, while the workmen got used to the lack of privacy and many onlookers. Yet the school year of 1 977- 1 978 was on Its way to a good start and a promising beginning. Ito orncE Tiles and footprints decorate the hallways in August, Fast-moving flags create this swirling effect in the prize-winning half-time show by the band. 1 2 — Transition To Day Juniors Rick Miguel, Shelley Mendenhall, and Jill Wehrly head to class through the Homecoming-decorated hall. Girls ' Dean, Mrs. Susan Clancy, answers sophomore Becky Ybarra ' s and her family ' s questions at prere- gistration. Juniors Julie Siemmski and Jill Wehrly, along with senior Kim Burry, try to get a head start on yearbook work. Tl The newest fashion footwear Is modeled by junior Senior Tim Kelly gets all slicked up for " Stylin ' Pam Sorgen on " Kickers and Knickers Day. " Day. " Showing off the photographers ' Junior Fire Marshall helmet is junior Brad Moody. Senior Matt Branning adds balloon ears to his " Dress Down Day " garb. Spirit Week — Hectic, Silly, and Fun [-Kj-w omecoming week was probably the most exciting, hec- -, I tic, silly, and fun week of the whole year. It began Mon- J day, October 10, with " Kickers and Knickers Day, " which sported a weird assortment of shoes and socks. Tues- day, " Stylin ' Day, " Trojans dressed up in the best clothes of the closet. Wednesday brought students wearing red and grey with their favorite hats, and Thursday meant everyone was allowed to munch on suckers all day. After school, the seniors were true to their word by winning the junior-senior powderpuff game, 20-14. Friday was appropriately called " Dress-Down Day " as kids appeared in anything from jeans to long under- wear. The Homecoming rowdiness continued with the annual pep session and parade around the football field. Each class pre- sented its float — the finished product of many long hours of hard work. The senior class constructed a school building which King Kong burst from holding a Spartan prisoner. The juniors created a pedestal and trophy, symbolic of Olympic games. The sophomores also did an excellent job with their float of Snoopy kicking a field goal. Included in the parade were the senior powderpuff and football teams, the Homecoming court, honored guests, and the Grand Marshal, Mr. Stubbs. Afterwards, the cheerleaders led a short pep session which got everyone fired up for the big game that night against Home- stead. Juniors Anne McCleneghen, Jenny Morel, Danette Mazelin, Ann i Marianne Rodriguez, and Chris Hogan enjoy " Sucl;er Day. " 1 4 — Homecoming The senior Homecoming Court of Terri Davis, Sylvia Perez, Kari Rietdorf, Grace Cole, Jana Beauchot and Cheryl Medsker begins ride around the track. Junior powderpuff cheerleaders John Draper, Karl Kline, and Chuck Holt find that mounts aren ' t as easy as they look. With the last touch-ups completed, the sophomore float with Snoopy and Woodstock stands ready to join the parade. Senior Shirley Pine (22) attempts to outrun her opponents as teammates clear the way. Trojans Triumph With a few tears and a great big smile, senior Grace Cole reigns as Homecoming Queen. Sophomore Tammie Waggoner, juniors Lisa Richard, Susan Sheffer, and Karen Young, and seniors Cheryl Medsker and Sylvia Perez along with their escorts await the announcement of the queen. The football ' s loose and it looks like a Homestead player might get it first. 1 6 — Homecoming As evening approaches, seniors Darcy Autenreith and Dave Nelson paint their names on the senior Homecoming sign. in Homecoming The senior class ' s pride and joy — a float that not only survived the parade but won first prize! Senior Bill Stewart (alias King Kong) rises victoriously from the senior float holding a victim Spartan. Friday night, October 14, was just that as the football team beat Home- stead. The game got off to a rather slow start as a Spartan player was injured and the game was delayed until an ambu- lance arrived. This did not dampen the Trojan spirit, however, as EHS led 7-6 at the half and won the game 20-6. During half-time the band performed its eye-dazzling routine followed by the Homecoming ceremony. In a close deci- sion, the seniors were awarded the best class float and AFS, the best club float. Then the lettermen escorted the queen ' s court to the field where last year ' s queen, Kelly Auer, took the honor of crowning Grace Cole Homecoming Queen of 1977- 1978. After a few tears, she happily received a standing ovation as the band played the Alma Mater. After the game, WMEE ' s John David Spangler emceed the annual Homecom- ing dance in the EHS cafeteria. Consist- ing mainly of disco and slow music, it got everybody there to boogie down and have a good time! All in all, it was a great way to end a special week, and a special night. Homecoming — 1 7 And the Show Goes on . V fter late night practices, dress rehearsal, and even a small scenery fire, " Ten Little Indians " was presented by a talented group of Elmhurst actors and actresses. The three-act murder mystery- was written by the renowned Agatha Christie. Its title came from the ten little Indian heads sitting on the mantle and the nurs- ery rhyme hanging above. The rhyme gives a detailed description of how each little Indian met his death. As the play opened, ten guests arrived on a remote island off the coast of Devon, England. While they were getting acquainted with each other an ominous voice informed them that they each had committed a murder. The guests began discussing the identity of the voice and their unusual host when sophomore Tony Esterson choked to death — and one of the little Indian heads fell from the mantle. Soon afterward, seniors Thea Levine and Andrew Conrad were killed, also according to the riddle. Junior Paul Buuck, senior Lise Duemling, senior Bill Stewart, junior Scott Nichols, and senior Steve Esterson soon followed leavmg only junior Diane Munroe and senior John Silletto. Hysteria, suspicion, and distrust grew until finally Diane shot John. Miraculously, Scott came back to life (the red herring murder) and was about to hang Diane when John sat up and killed him. Ending with the famous line, " Thank heavens, women can ' t shoot, " John and Diane embraced as the curtain fell. The suspense, subtle humor, and sur- prise ending made it a great play and worth all the effort as the show went on! Thomas Rogers — Paul Buuck; Ethel Rogers — Thea Levine; Fred Narracott — Bill Panyard; Vera Claythorn — Diane Munroe; Philip Lombard — John Silletto; Anthony Marston — Tony Esterson; William Blore — Steve Esterson; General MacKenzie — Andrew Conrad; Emily Brent — Lise Duemling; Sir Lawrence Wargrave — Scott Nichols; Dr. Armstrong — Bill Stewart; Stage Manager — Michelle Quinn; Directors — Don Goss and Shelley Wellington. ■Now you will pay for the murder you committed, lust like all the others have! " Sir Lawrence startles Vera Claythorn as he |umps from the couch. A Passage Into the Career World Business classes were considered by some to be just ordinary classes, but to others they were a passage into the career world. Students became acquainted with accounting, typing, shorthand, record keeping, business law, clerical practice, and distributive marketing. Many different techniques were used to teach students skills and responsibili- ties. One such technique entitled Career Education was used by Mrs. Sharon Banks in her recordkeeping classes. Stu- dents were required to complete two career survey tests in order to discover what career best suited them. They were also given the opportunity to interview businessmen about their chosen field. The majority of students were placed on a one-day basis in co-operation with local business firms. The program lasted five weeks and was sponsored by the Junior League. The year was filled with various activi- ties which include former students returning to address the business classes to discuss their experiences in the business world. Field trips were also highlights when classes ventured to such places as the Fort Wayne Newspapers and local business firms. After completing various business courses, many students expressed confi- dence in themselves as qualified workers able to succeed in the business world. Using spare time wisely, junior Faith Reichle prac- tices shorthand. Junior Chris Landrigan works on his tabulation skills. Speaking about her own experiences, graduate Susan Spielman stresses to business students basic principles needed to succeed. Mrs. Jane Hoylman keeps a watchful eye on senior Ken Stebing as he constructs a unique advertising layout in journalism class. As an English project, students work together in groups to obtain creative ideas. Students Overcome Confinement English students may have become bored with the same old routine, but they managed to find some variety within the English department. Sophomores proved to be the most confined in their course selection as they had to cope with spelling, capitalization, and sentence structure. Literature study required students to read such classics as " Our Town, " " Romeo and Juliet, " and " Julius Caesar. " Although Composition I was manda- tory, upperclassmen were given a lot of liberty in choosing their English courses. As an addition to EHS, the honors pro- gram was offered to exceptional pupils as an alternative to the other courses. Senior honor courses included Nobel Prize Authors and Advanced Compos- ition. Junior honor students studied liter- ature, composition, and grammar. Courses included many activities such as performing various skits and acting out plays. To assist students in express- ing their individuality, the creating and reciting of poetry was often presented as class projects. Another course rarely mentioned, jour- nalism, consisted of reporting, writing news briefs, and working with advertis- ing layouts. After completion of this course students were eligible to become members of the Advance or Aniibrum staff. With the English elective system, many students found variety as well as satis- faction in their course selection and com- pletion. Junior Kathy Kuzeff and sophomore Andrea Hollo- well exchange ideas, as well as materials, while working on advertising layouts. Sophomore Rick McCormick brushes up on his grammar while preparing for a test. English — 23 During a special fiesta, visiting sophomores Armando Bareros and Diana Bareros demonstrate a traditional Puerto Rican dance from their country. Second-year French students hold a small group discussion concerning suggestions for a future skit. Junior Tina Travis and seniors Mark Eitman and Shelley Bradtmiller perform a French skit at the annual foreign language Christmas celebration. 24 — Foreign Language Weird Noises Attract Attention While strolling down the language and science wing, it was not uncommon to hear strange noises coming from rooms 253, 255, and 257. No, those noises weren ' t coming from any strange ani- mals, but were the conglomeration of French, German, and Spanish conversa- tions. Verbal expression was a vital element in learning a foreign language. Dia- logues, skits, and filmstrips were pro- vided to aid students in correct pronunci- ation of words and phrases. The most difficult obstacle of foreign language study was the grammar. Stu- dents had to re-learn vowel sounds, the alphabet, spelling, and sentence struc- ture. Many words were similar to English but were pronounced differently. Foreign language courses were not, by all means, totally serious. Students per- formed skits and wrote comical dia- logues for the enjoyment of others. Trips were taken to the Scottish Rite Audito- rium for French and Spanish cultural days, and to ethnic restaurants for din- ner. In addition, at Christmas time, stu- dents prepared and presented a Christ- mas party consisting of foods from other countries, songs, and the breaking of pinatas. Many students benefited immensely from foreign language classes by gaining a better understanding of their country and the many cultures it contains. Senior Sergio Martinez and sophomore Elsa Rodri- guez concentrate on the dance steps ot La Cumbia in the third-year Spanish class. Popcorn was an added refreshment at the Spanish fiesta, as junior Kim Kuzeff carefully prepares another batch. Foreign Language — 25 The Mighty Marching Trojans! " We are the Mighty Marching Tro- jans! " was the familiar chant heard throughout the football season and marching contests. EHS fans came alive when the march- ing Trojans took to thte field. Instead of the traditional trip to the concession stand at half-time, fans remained to wit- ness a group of talented students per- form a show they had worked on all sum- mer long. The members presented a great show, but it required a lot of time, effort, and patience. A week was spent during the summer at Friendship Farms rehearsing music, horn moves, and formations. Besides the week at camp, practices were also held prior to band camp and after school. The band competed in NISBOVA, receiving a 2nd rating; Norwell Invita- tional, placing 4th; and a marching exhibition held at Northrop. All the time and effort seemed worth while when band members heard com- ments stating that they were the best band EHS has had in 1 years. Special recognition was given to Mrs. Karen Roarke, drill team; Miss Evon Schlotter, flag corps; Mr. Earl Jackson, band; and Mr. Jim Swartzlander, drum corps. Sophomore Janet McKay stands at attention, await- ing the starting signal from the director. Senior Dave Murray uses his free time to practice a difficult passage of music. Band: Front — Pat Bowers, Debbie Gordon, Theresa Leiand, Richard Forkert, Darcinda Booker, Anne Lee, Vicki Barber, Kathy Lee, Susan Peterson, Janet McKay, Yvonne Berry, Judy Whitton. Row 2 — Marta Slagle, Cheri Waggoner, Cheryl Hobbs, Lahapa Waiwaiole, Kathy Murray, Kathy Stanley, Tim Kelly, Scott Nichols, Carolyn Denny, Bob Mere- dith, Michele Harvey, Kim Baade, Jeff Fike, Robin Brown, Lisa Rager, Tammy Giessler, Sarah Parki son, Darcy Autenrieth. Row 3 — Cindy Herstedt, Linda Stanley, Sharon Stewart, Amy Wolfe, Howard Dillon, Caria Taper, Susan Hobbs, Greg Prince Paul Krotke, Dave Nelson, Mike Sorg, Sharon Sea bold, Brian Barber, Matt Branning, Brett Stark Brian Bernhart, Chris Folland, Amy Aylor, Theresa Campbell, Jeri Yarbrough, Steve Cross, Byron Col lier, Raymond Dickey, Roger Blame, Andrew Kett- ler, and Dave Murray. Row 4 — Barb Hartman, Janet Finken, Kent Baumgartner, Katie Brockmyer, Amy Nelson, Steve Lee, Bill Lichtsinn, Greg Fike, Jeff Finton, Michael Kaplan, Galen Bailey, Robert Snyder (director). Bob Spice, Sharia Wallace, Bon- nie Weaver, and Scott Wiegner. And the Beat Goes on Students extended their involvement in music by automatically transferring into concert band after thie completion of marching band. Concert band differed from marching band in many ways. The music played by these students was of a more serious and classical type. Also, many members switched instruments after marching band. Concerts were a major interest of the Music Department. Members presented many performances including the Pops, Winter, and Spring Concerts. Students also participated in NISBOVA contests, the I.U. Tri-State Band, All-City Orches- tra, and basketball band. The Marching Trojans perform their half-time show atthe NISBOVA Marching Contest. Concert Choir: Front — Melissa Taylor, Julie Sie- minski, Karen Batton, Barb Clifford, Lisa Williams, Val Shrock, Nancy Dennie, Jenny Vorndran, Cindy Burget, Vickie Roberts, Mr. Al Schmutz. Row 2 — Janice Nickels, Marti Paris, Becky Temple , Anne Springer, Darcy Autenrieth, Tammy Lipp, Ann Early, Craig Brown, Tom Mentzer, Angie Christ, Holly Dewolf, Row 3 — Vickie Syndram, Judy Whit- ton, John Draper, Jeff Wiegner, Robin Masters, Patricia Bright, Mary Bright, Evonne Thomas, Gor- don Martin, Jim Filchak, Beth Ealing, Paul Buuck. Back — Mike Christ, Bill Panyard, Bruce Mercer, Duane Mabee, Tom Stephens, Diane Munroe, Jim Sonday, Bruce Wolf, Jim Robinson, John Shull, and Paul Alexander. 28 — Chamber Orchestra and Co Music: The Universal Language Music is the universal language, as many students of the Chamber Orchestra and Concert Choir soon realized. Instrumentalists of the Chamber Orchestra devoted much of their time to class rehearsals, individual practices, and private lessons. Students concentrated mainly on classical music and, once in a while, a mellow rock tune. Class time was spent rehearsing for the Christmas, Con- certo, and Spring concerts. Members also formed a string quartet consisting of sophomore Tammie Waggoner and sen- iors Pam Riecke, Judy Goshorn, and Wendy Simerman. Those students competed in the NISBOVA string contest at Bishop Luers, receiving an excellent rating. Competing in the soloist category, Tammie Waggoner also received an excellent rating. Sight reading songs from J. S. Bach Chorales was a daily routine performed by the choir members. They also practiced intonation and the techniques of singing, while rehearsing a variety of music for concert performances which included the Christ Child Festival, Christmas, and Spring concerts. The music department may have lost some of its valuable players and vocalists but there were always recruits waiting for a chance to get into the orchestra or choir to better themselves as future vocalists and musicians. ■■ I B m ■ 8 ' ' B P H m..- . 1 JHL i BBk W M W T vHUFviri m W ' ' SBSmmSlmtM RjL) r im iH 1 m kj y Chamber Orchestra: Front — Tammie Waggoner, Pamela Riecke, Vickie Hamm, Sheila McMillen, Mike Scott, Laura Krieg, Teena Bibbo, Carolyn Den- nie, Marta Slagle, Wendy Simerman, Judy Goshorn. Back — Director Al Schmutz, Jeff Finton, Greg Bonsib. As the choir practices its selection of music, mem- bers condition their voices in preparation for forth- coming concerts. Social Studies Deepen Thoughts The social studies department pro- vided students with a better understand- ing of people, and the world in which they live — the past, present, and the future. The major subject areas were U.S. history, government, and sociology. U.S. history devoted its time to the past by discussing wars, treaties, and famous people. Films and filmstrips were made available to classes to help stu- dents visualize what supposedly took place. Seniors were required to take one semester each of government and sociol- ogy, or alternate equivalent to sociology, in order to meet specific graduation requirements. Government students dis- cussed current events and became informed of their governmental sur- roundings, and constitutional rights and privileges. Sociology classes dealt mainly with group behavior, culture, and per- sonality. There were many other courses offered but those mentioned above were the major areas of study. Students gained a better understanding of them- selves and their environment. Mr. Nicholas Werling beats on his drum in order to get the full attention of his U.S. history students. Some of Mr. John Coahran ' s U.S. history students listen intently, while others quickly skim over the past reading assignment. c Counselors from the Summit House discuss their past experiences as drug users, and their present positions as counselors, with Mr. Glenn Miller ' s sociology class. Mr. Glenn Miller explains to psychology students the different aspects of personality and how they relate to culture. Social Studies — 31 Starting Sophomore Doug Rehrer punts the ball on the 4lh down play while junior Phil Peters (44) stops the aggressor. Senior quarterback Dave Frebel runs the ball lor a touchdown during the Kokomo game. A helmet, ball, and the 50 yard marker are all syni bolsof the 1977 ■Starting All Over Again " season 32 — Varsity Footboll Varsity Football 77 Ro ■ " " " ' - " Coach Tom Herman, Ji Derrick Hall, Ron Hill, Dave Frebel, Domingo Gar cia. Derrick DeBruce, Joel Fisher, Dennis Parnin. Coach Al Burns, Coac h Mark Hageman. Rot Kelly Rifhards, Andy Fowlkes, Randy Mo,m=»,.,, Terry Green, Ron Stephens, Roger Warfield, Frank Mills Dave Lesh, Jetf Bunn, Dan Mudrack, Dave - ' - 3 — Otto Pruitt, Tom Smith, Phil Peters, Bob Martin, Martin Shipley, Dan Hender son, Chris VanPell, S( oti Auer, Dennis Gensic, Bill Freygang, Gary Alexander, Doug Rehrer n p Over Slartiny All Over Again!!! The Varsity Foot- ball Family put up a tough fight and played many good games with the hope of keeping the SAC Championship Bell, but failed. The Tro|ans ended the season with a 4 5 record. As the saying goes, " The third time ' s a charm " Well, it seemed that the 1977 year was the first of the three times. With only 10 seniors, and 6 returning from the SAC championship team, it was well evident that the Trojans weren ' t very experienced. Coach Tom Herman knew he had the next two years cut out for him in training the sophor7iores and juniors for the " charm " , . . the third year. Again The last game of the season against Bishop Luers was quite an upset. The Trojans ' hard work and determination paid off as they toppled the Knights 14 even though Luers had been predicted to At the end of the season the Elmhurst Trojans sadly turned the SAC Champion ship Bell over to the Northrop Bruins, who played a victorious game against Luers with a 7 6 win. Cuach T(im Herman exhibits his (iisagreement with Sophomore Jeff Beauchot (13) hands off to DanMudrac[((26), Reserve Football ' 77: Row 1 — Coach Al Burns, Kim Hopkins, Darrin Patrick, Jeff Bunn, Jeff Beau- chot. Van Greer, Scott McCleneghen, Rick Barrett, Coach Mark Hageman. Row 2 — Jeff Doan, Dan Mudrack, Jeff Smith, Joey Clevenger, Mike Moore, Dave Cartwright, Garrett Alexander, Gilbert Bel- cher, Mark Payton. Row 3 — Dan Ryan, Paul Alex- ander, Paul Mills, Matt Beyer, Martin Shipley, Scott Auer, Dennis Gensic, John Shull, Howard Dillon, Bob Spice. As for the 1977 Reserve Football Fam- ily .. . not so good! The reserve Trojans ended the season w ith a 3-6 record. " It wasn ' t that we lacked potential, " commented sophomore Darrin Patrick. " If the whole team would have put out, we would have been the best. " Even though the team might not have worked up to its potential, it did gain a lot of experience. With the majority of the team being sophomores, the next two years will profit from these experiences. Coach Al Burns expresses his thoughts and sug- gestions in the huddle. Sophomore Joey Clevenger (22) recovers a fumble as sophomore Scott Auer (81) blocks the aggres- ■ " Tennis A Smashing Season lorn. Dan Koi h, Dnug ry. Rick Thieme Row 2 ck. Ken Furniss, Dave Springer, Sieve Thompson Back — M dran, Mark Hunter, eU Eaton, Marty Rif Hoilowell, and John Aliekruse The tennis team finished another year with a fine 9-5 record. Things looked good for the Trojans at the start of the season with two returning lettermen and some great experience. This led to a sec- ond straight winning season in a row. The team was led by junior Jeff Eaton followed closely by seniors Marty Rifkin and Steve Thompson, respectively. The first doubles team of senior Matt Vorn- dran and junior John Altekruse had the best win-loss record in the city with a 1 2- 3 tally. Junior Rick Thieme led the sec- ond doubles team with senior Dave Pat- rick and junior Joe Romary alternating for the final position. Unfortunately, the Trojans were out of contention for the SAC title early. First round of the sectionals didn ' t pay off as the Trojans were defeated by Columbia City, Prospects for next year look pretty good with Jeff Eaton, John Altekruse, and Rick Thieme returning to varsity play. Struggling through a tough season, the girls ' volleyball team finished with a record of 5-13 overall, and 3-5 in the SAC. Juniors Jenny Morel and Angle Mas- terson, the only returning lettermen, helped support the varsity squad by applying their volleyball techniques. The squad consisted of five juniors v ith sen- ior Kim Perry filling the other position. Kim attended a summer volleyball camp where she acquired new skills and plays which helped the entire team. Even though the team was young and lacking in experience, it proved that the Trojan squad had a lot of potential by beating Luers, South Side and Concordia in the SAC. Junior Jenny Morel was chosen to rep- resent Elmhurst on the All-SAC team. The SAC coaches voted Jenny to be on the second team. f y r Playing powerfully at the front line, lunior Chris Hogan goes up for another winning spike. Chris was one of the six starters for the varsity squad. During a timeout, Coach Cathy Russell has a chance to point out the weak spots in the reserve squad. They ended the season with a record of 3-3. Front — Jenny Morel, Kim Perry. Row 2 — Connie Culpepper, Becky Sauer, Anne McCleneghen, Camille Evans, Cheryl Perry, Becky Todoran, Angle Masterson, Janet Stephens, Robin Masters. Row 3 — Chandra Ware, Ann Arend, Patty Green, Linda Brooks, Jem Barrett, Karen Hoemig, Bonnie Weaver, Cindy Burget. Back — Chris Hogan, Dan ette Mazelin, Teresa McMahan, Jenny Vorndran, Ginny Heiny, Vicki Ballinger, Sherri Brooks, Merri lee Welling, Coach Cathy Russell. Senior Kim Perry serves another winning point for the Trojans. Kim was one of the two seniors that played on the varsity squad. After junior Janet Stephens dives to save a strong spike, junior Jenny Morei prepares herself for the set to the front line. Both Janet and Jenny started on the varsity squad. With a lool of concentration lunior Teresa McMahan dives to save a serve. Junior Janet Stephens stands by for backup. With determination on his face, | attempts to catch up to his learr Mun. Senior Mike Getz keeps up a ste with Norwell, DeKalb. and Luers ' V. ' , ' fi Rebui dingthe Forces luniijr Jim Siinddy jnct senioi Mdrk Mun Icrfd Ihc (icii k wilh lunior Kirk Miiri not Idi hchinii The 1977 edition of the Tro)an cross country team took the season to rebuild Its forces. Coach Carter Lohr had his work cut out for him in working with the young and inexperienced team. Junior Bill Lawrence had the best fin- ish of the season for the Trojans with a sixth place. Coach Lohr commented, ■■Bill IS our most improved runner from last year. I expected things out of him and I got them. " Running hard, but with a disappointing 1-11 season, the Trojans looked hopefully towards next year. s % S lC ,r4 r i: tN- - 4 I mmMM . ' . • ' r kip Cross Country: Front — Mark Mun, Laryn Spaw, Mike Getz, Brett Knuth. Back — Ken Adams, Bill Lawrence. Kirk Mun, Jim Sonday, Coach Carter Junior Bill Lawrence runs all alone on a cold and misty aay. Bill placed first for ttie Troians, Cross Country — 41 Sophomore cheerleaders Vicki Ballinger and Rose Poitras hold the ■ ' South Side Cheerleaders " as said, during an Elmhurst pep session. Seniors Bill Panyard, Stu Norton and Brian Coyle help the cheerleaders with the well-known chant, ■•Frankenstein, " during the homecoming pep ses- The 1 977- ' 78 year was quite a reward- ing one for the varsity cheerleaders. They attended the Smith-Walbridge Cheerleading Camp in the summer, and placed first every night in the evening competition. The varsity cheerleaders, led by captain Jeanine Russell, were also honored with two spirit sticks and the highest award of spirit given, the Spirit Rock. Not only the squad was outstanding, junior Kelly Schoeph was named First Class Cheerleader of the camp. This was quite an honor; there have only been five others awarded this title in the nation! Sponsoring the two squads were Mrs. Shelley Wellington, and Mrs. Donacaryle Wilkerson. Mrs. Wellington has been a cheerleading sponsor for three years, while this was Mrs. Wilkerson ' s first year. Sticks and Rock Show Spirit Reserve Cheerleading Squad: Top — Laura Lewi Shelley Arend, Rose Poitras. Bottom — Vicki Ballinger, Joanie Byrne, Jenny Vorndran. Varsity Cheerleading Squad; Lisa Richard, Kelly Schoeph, Kim Huntley, Ann Arend, Jeanine Russell. Originality Shines What do you call a group that meets at 7:17 every Thursday night, takes trips to the Smokey Mountains, Cedar Point, and Florida, and chases a wild goose around the city of Fort Wayne?!!? CRAZY, right? Actually, it ' s Campus Life. Campus Life, a division of the Fort Wayne area Youth for Christ, sponsored many activities including a " wild goose chase. " In this event Campus Life clubs from different high schools raced to find a live goose that was hidden somewhere in the city. A ski trip which had been planned for the weekend that " the Bliz- zard of ' 78 " struck was held the follow- ing weekend. Those who went had a great time, even Dave Springer, who broke his arm while tubing down Suicide Hill, and Sue Smith, who injured her leg. When the group wasn ' t doing special things, it met weekly at a member ' s house. There were regular meetings, and Insight, where indepth discussions about everything from depression to family life took place. Campus Life members make a pyramid during the " Winter Wipeout " ski trip in Michigan. Dave Rahn gives his " great words of wisdom " to those who attended the first annual Banana Bash. 44 — Campus Life Junior Jack Spear joins in the sing-along at the weekly Campus Life meeting. Campus Life: Front — Shelley Mendenhall, Jill Wehrly, Dave Murray, Cheryl Perry, Kim Burry, Brad Moody, Sally Engle, Karen Batten, Patricia Bracht, Janice Nickels, Cheryl Follis, Rick Miguel, Thea Levine, Rick Whipp. Row 2 — Kelly Schoeph, Brenda Nusbaum, Theresa Fairchild, Ann Stark, Kathy Lee, Carol Cline, Anne Lee, Joanie Byrne, Janet McKay, Clemence Bouille, Julie Sieminski, Vickie Syndram, Demmy Myers, Director Dave Rahn. Row 3 — Anne Springer, Michelle Quinn, Connie Shaw, Barb Bracht, Darcy Autenrieth, Sharon Schmidt, Kim Huntley, Tammi Gallops, Susie Bash, Susan Girod, Carol Maurer, Jackie Perry, Shirley Pine. Row 4 — Mike Miller, Steve Esterson, Matt Branning, Kathy Murray, Diane Munroe, Bill Lawrence, Tim Kelly, Patty Lee, Colleen Tonn, Tammy Lipp, Angle Christ, Val Shrock, Paul Buuck. Back — Doug Beadie, Jack Spear, Dave Nelson, Jim Sonday, Bill Stewart, Jim Filchak, Stu Norton, Don Hoefelmeyer, Bill Panyard, John Shull, Brian Coyle. Senior Bill Panyard and junior Jim Sonday tackle director Dave Rahn in an attempt to show him who ' s boss. Sophomore Jim Filchak gets a makeup job from Dave Rahn while preparing to scare the brave souls who will attend the Quill and Scroll Campus Life spook house. Campus Life — 45 Senior Jim Nelson displays one of the more creative things that can be done with a pen. Junior photographer Brad Moody tries out the shackles that were used in the Quill and Scroll — Campus Life spook house. Senior Bill Stewart decorates the courtyard Christmas tree, a tradition for the publications crew. 46 — Advance Advance Gets New Look After a look at the finished product — an issue of the Advance — the staffers found their time and effort worthwhile. The interviews, typing, deadlines, and basic hysteria seemed minimal. Midway through the year, the Advance took on a new look. The masthead and nameplate were changed to a different type style. Special features were done on dutch dating, what teenag- ers do (in the eyes of first graders), and on the artwork of Galen Bailey and Ellis McCracken. Surveys were taken to discover Trojan feelings toward alcohol and students ' ideas on how to improve city parks. Even though photographers and editors had their problems, almost everyone ended up admitting that pictures helped the publications. The many hours spent in the darkroom proved to be an important aid to both the newspaper and the yearbook. Advance Staff: Front — Anne Springer, Diane Miller, Karen Hoe- mig, Judy Goshorn. Row 2 — Cheryl Follis, Michelle Quinn, Mrs. Jane Hoylman, Lise Duemling, Kim Kuzeff. Row 3 — Jeff Roby, Chris Landrigan, Mark Mullen, Bill Stewart. Back — Galen Bailey, Ellis McCracken. Photographers: Brad Moody, Sharon Seabold, Brian Coyle, Connie Shaw, Ed Beck. Mrs. Jane Hoylman and junior Sharon Seabold look over the sights at the Fort Wayne Newspapers during a field trip. Advance — 47 Jazz Band I: Front — Chen Wag- goner, Darcy Autenrleth, Scott Wieg- ner, Yvonne Berry, Lahapa Wal- walole, Marta Slagle, Row 2 — Vicki Barber, Sharon Seabold, Tim Kelley, Brett Stark, Brian Barber. Row 3 — Alan Male, Carolyn Denney, Roger Blame, Andrew Kettler, Dave Murray, Byron Collier. Back — Mr. Robert Snyder, Mike Sorg, Tim Gaskill, Dave Nelson, Mark Payton. Senior Mike Sorg practices his music before the Purdue Jazz Festival Con- test. Mr. Robert Snyder really gets directing Jazz Band II. Senior Brian Barber, winner of top trumpet honors, plays a solo at the Purdue Jazz Festival. Jazz Band II: Front — Carin Tonn, Lahapa Waiwaiole, Jeri Yarbrough, Amy Aylor, Bonnie Weaver, Doug De Fay, Lisa Rager, Robin Brov n, Janet McKay, Linda Stanley. Row 2 — Mark Staker, Bill Lichtsinn, Jeff Loucks, Jeff Lichtsinn, Mark Payton, Laura Lewis, Steve Cross, Roger Blaine, Cyndi Herstad, Galen Bailey, Caria Taper. Back — Chris Folland, Caro- lyn Denney, Paul Korte, Brian Bern- hart, Susan Hobbs. Members of the EHS Jazz Combo: Seniors Mike Sorg and Brian Barber, junior Vicki Barber, seniors Dave Nel- son and Tim Gaskill were winners of top honors at the Purdue Jazz Festi- val. Bands Jazz Up Festivals " One and a two and a . . . the saxo- phones are off . . . can ' t anyone keep the tempo steady? " Many members of the jazz band heard those immortal words from Mr. Robert Snyder, their director. Jazz Bands I and II received many first place awards. Despite the snow delays, the bands still practiced and improved continuously throughout the year. The 1977-78 Jazz Bands were considered to be the best Elmhurst has seen for a long time. Also contributing to EHS jazz was the Jazz Combo. Although it couldn ' t com- pete as a high school band, the Combo had many top solo winners. Junior Vicki Barber and seniors Brian Barber, Tim Gaskill, Dave Nelson, and Mike Sorg con- tributed to the abundant awards col- lected by the Jazz Combo. Jazz Bands and Combo — 49 Sophomore Rick Whipp and other members of Stu- dent Council help carry off donations for (Miss Vir- ginia. 1 y- 7-eire: 1 Student Council: Front — Tammi Gallops, Susan Girod, Cindy LeMaster, Karen Young, Ron Hill, Kim Burry, Mary Hudelson, Sylvia Perez, Laura Lewis. Row 2 — Joanie Byrne, Vicky Ballinger, Diana Stein, Ann Arend, Kim Kosiarek, Joan Landrigan, Mary McCombs, Vickie Hamm, Carol Maurer. Row 3 — Kim Huntley, Brian Burt, Jenny Morel, Anne McClenghen, Jeff Eaton, Bill Panyard, Jim Sonday. Back — Doug Beadie, Bruce Dafforn, Chris Landri- gan, Raymond Dickey. Senior Dave Frebel spikes the volleyball during one of the Student Council sponsored tournaments. 50— Student Council Senior Kim Burry and junior Karen Young direct their attention to junior Karen Hoemig as she asks a question during a Student Council meeting. Funsville USA " Student government is often thought of as some type of ' funsville ' where members get together every other Wednesday for the sole purpose of having a good time, " commented Stu- dent Council Vice-President Kim Burry. Quite to the contrary, the council added much to the betterment of Elmhurst High School. The biggest project that the Student Council hosted was the city-wide Muscular Dystrophy Dance-a-thon. Trojans brought in over $2,000 for the cause, while the entire dance raised over $4,000. Some of the major accomplishments of this year ' s Student Council were the hosting of two very successful volleyball tour- naments in which about 100 people participated, a Penny Arcade that outdid all other Penny Arcades, and the Christmas program that presented money and goods to Miss Virginia. The council also donated money to a Student Aid Fund, that all EHS clubs will benefit from. Junior John Draper and his partner Lori Smith dance for those who can ' t at the M.D. Dance-a- thon. Student Council — 51 Trojan Singers: Vickie Syndram, Bruce Mercer, Anne Springer, Tom Stephens, Nancy Dennie, Linda Sea- bold, Julie Sieminski, Diane Munroe, Melissa Taylor, Mark Eitman, Jenny Vorndran, Lisa Williams, Judy Whit- ton, Greg Bonsib, Jim Filchak, Mr. Al Schmutz. Not Pictured are Bill Pan- yard, Jim Sonday and Bill Stewart. Seniors Bruce Mercer and Duane Mabee, juniors Tammy Lipp and Paul Buuck sing " Tomorrow " during a program at EHS. Director Al Schmutz instructs seniors Judy Whitton and Bruce Mercer dur- ing the Underclass Honors Recep- tion. Enriched With Winners 1 Club Trojan Singer: Forum Club: Front — Carol Cole, Syd Silletto, Diane Munroe, Beth Ealing, Hutner, Anne Springer, Susan Girod, Lynn Darby, Mr. Robert Storey. Back Thea Levine, Teresa Campbell, Cathy — Gordon Esterline, Jim Sonday, Gatton. Row2 — Mrs. Susan Boesch, Byron Collier, Scott Nichols, Paul Marcia Miller, Joan Landrigan, Mary Buuck. Mr. Robert Storey watches everyone with the same intent concern. Junior Diane Munroe practices her speech before the class. " Do, re, mi . . . It ' s in the key of A, not F! " . . . " Can ' t anyone stay on pitch today? " Members of the Trojan Singers Will never forget those words. The Trojan Smgers, under the direction of Al Schmutz, practiced long hours and rehearsed for days just to get a certain so ng right. They appeared in concerts frequently at Elmhurst and performed at receptions for the underclassmen and senior honor students. Some more familiar words which the members of the Forum Club will never forget are . . . " Ladies and gentlemen " . . . " And once again " . . . " And this concludes my speech. " The Forum Club members went to congress, debates, high school meets, and state competi- tion. Sophomore Mary Silletto was the only member of the speech team to speak in state competition. Receiving fourth place in original oratory, Mary spoke on gun control. Although Mary was the only member to go to state competi- tion, other members did well in both sec- tionals and regionals. Both the Trojan Singers and the Forum Club enriched the school with winners. Forum Club Trojan Singer: Richard Bevelle Teena Bibbo David Biesiada William Biglow Bob Bloemker Kurt Blum Thomas Bodigon Greg Boleyn Kermit Boleyn Michael Bolinger Freda Bonar Jim Booker 54 — Sophomores Hallways Puzzle Sophomores Approximately 460 incoming sopho- mores poured into the crowded halls at EHS. The rush and excitement of search- ing for their classes made the first week total chaos. After memorizing locker combinations, learning to unjam lockers, and becoming familiar with the sur- roundings, the Class of 1980 was on its way through Elmhurst. Dazed sophomore Fran Hogan tries to find her way through one of the seemingly endless hallways during the first few days of school. Tim Bowen Pat Bowers Matt Boyer Bob Bradtmiller Alisa Braster Jill Breininger Mark Brezette Mary Bright Vanessa Bright Jerome Broadnax Chad Brock Mary Brockmyer Sherri Brooks Craig Brown Jerry Brown Lori Brown Robin Brown Tamra Brown Martha Browning Becky Brudi Darcinda Bucher Kathy Bunn Connie Burget Mark Burns Brian Burt Diana Butler Dale Buuck Joanie Byrne Teresa Campbell Scott Carpenter Sophomores — 55 Brenda Carrion Mike Carswell Bonetta Carter Dave Cartwright Bruce Casteel Ellen Chamar Lisa Chambers Mike Christ JaneChnstman Rosetta Church Charles Clarke Joey Clevenger Homecoming Generates Spirit No longer than it took the sophomores to get accustomed to the new surround- ings . . . homecoming was upon them. Gathering ideas and excitement at soph- omore Craig Brown ' s house, the sopho- mores came up with Elmhurst ' s first class of ' 80 float. Getting into the Trojan spirit, the sophomores participated in the different days during spirit week and built a successful float. Joining in the week ' s many activities seemed to bring the sophomores closer to the upperclass- men and made them feel more like real, full-fledged Trojans. After many hours of work, the fin ished sophomore class float awaits the judging during the homecoming parade. Rebecca Cramer Joanne Crockett Steve Cross Joy Croxton Connie Culpepper MikeCutigni Mike Dahman Crystal Daniels Lynn Darby Calvin Davis Julia Davis Mike Davis 56 — Sophomores Sophomore homecoming court, Laura Lewis, Lois McCombs, and Anita Jackson, hang on with excite- ment as they join In the parade. Jim Dawson Sondra Dean Paul DeHaven Tina Dennie Mark Dennis Toni DeVerse Valerie Dickey Natasha Dilworth Scott Dirig Ken Dixie Robert Dixie Marty Doak Claudell Doan Dawn Doan Jeff Doan Ron Doepke , Cindy Dumato Dickey Dunn William Dunn Elbert Durling Sheryl Eldridge Tammi Ellenberger Debbie Eller Debbie Eloph Jim Eloph Tony Esterson Camilla Evans Pamela Feller Kelly Felton Tim Fey Tunicia Fields Greg Fike Jim Filchak Dorothy Fink Sophomores Lesle Sheffer and Terri Kosiarek help make finishing touches and Improvements on the sophomore float. Sophomores — 57 The sophomore class officers are Brian Burt, Carol Maurer, Andrea Hollowell, and Laura Lewis. Janet Finken Jeff Finton Brenda Fisher Mark Fivecoat Sherri Fivecoat Angela Fleming Jim Flotow Chris Folland Willard Fomby Richard Forkert Barb Francies Ed Frankewich Carnell Franks Danny Fry Janet Fryback Danny Frye Ken Furniss Tammi Gallops Carlo Garcia Rachel Gebhard Charles Getz Terri Gibson Carole Gier Susan Girod JimGoble Bill Good Debbie Gordon Chris Green Gerry Green Janice Green Van Greer Geoff Gross Darlene Groves Joe Gutierrez Roxy Hamilton Tammy Hardesty Tim Hargis Dewayne Harris Scott Harris Kelly Hart Ralph Hart Barb Hartman 58 — Sophomores Sophs Still Going Strong " The sophomores are really enjoying their year at Elmhurst. I know that for a fact, " commented Brian Burt, class president. The class officers included President Brian Burt, vice presi- dent Laura Lewis, secretary-treasurer Carol Maurer, and social chairman Andrea Hollowell. The sophomores became involved with activities at the Penny Arcade with the officers organizing a penny pitch and a baked goods booth. They also planned on having a candy sale or some other money making project. When asked what the money would go to, Bria n replied, " So we can get an early start saving money for our junior prom. " The sophomore class set a strong imprint and planned on carrying it out through all their years at Elmhurst. Rick Hatton Jon Heiges Ginny Heiny Dawn Helmer Doug Hensley Steve Hewitt Fran Hogan Brenda Hollinger Andrea Hollowell Freeman Holman Jerry Hoobler Sammy Hope Larry Howard Beth Howell Brian Hoy Randy Hunt Mark Hunter John Hutchins Anita Jackson Sam Jarjour Dave Jauregui Pam Jehl Juane Jett Fraser Jewell Ann Johnson Calvin Johnson Dawn Johnson Debbie Johnson Linda Johnson Mary Johnson Van Johnson Brenda Jones Casey Jones Georgia Jones Gloria Jones Lanita Jones Perri Jones Sherretta Jones Sophomores — 59 Kelly Kadel Ronnie Karn Rod Keeney Sharon Kelly Shane Kennedy Dennis Kimmel Michael King Teresa King Janel Kinnie Chris Klerner Tan Knuth Dan Koch Terri Kosiarek Laura Krieg Paul Krotke Tony Krouse Scott Krueckeberg Greg Kuhn Monica Lalble Carey Laker Robert Landrum Terry Langston Tommy Langston Linda Lawrence Robert Leach Bill Ledger Anne Lee Ron Lee Steve Lee Chris Leeper Enjoyable Morning With Mothers Accompanied by mothers indulging in danish rolls and surrounded with music, sophomores were warmly welcomed at the annual Sophomore Mothers ' Break- fast. A pleasant mood was set with enter- tainment provided by the Jazz Combo. The breakfast gave sophomores an opportunity to meet candidates for class office and it allowed the mothers to get a feel for their son ' s or daughter ' s new surroundings. Deciding on what to eat, sopho- mores and their mothers delight in breakfast together. 60 — Sophomores Vernon Leffler Theresa Leiand Rick Leslie Tad Levy Laura Lewis Brian Lichtsinn Bill Lichtsinn Michelle Line Kathy LoCastro Kerry Locker Lynda Lockwood Katrina Lude Marie Elena Lyon Dale Lyons Jeanette Mabe Janet MacKay Barb Mahlie Lindy Mahlie Alan Male Tom Mann Kristy Manter Ed Marti David Martinez Carol Maurer Loretta Maydwell Valerie Mayes Dave McBride Scott McCleneghen Lois McCombs Rick McCormick Ira McCracken Bob McCray Bob Meredith Brenda Miller Rachel Miller Becky Miller Enjoying her breakfast roll, sopho- more Carole Gier, her mother, and Mrs. Nickels spend the morning at Elmhurst. Sophomores — 61 Sophs Take Lorge-Thorndike Paul Mills Shannon Mitchell Marilyn Moore Mark Moore Mike Moore Rosie Morken Betty Murdock Lisa Myers Amy Nelson Theresa Nickels Tammy Northcutt Laura Nusbaum JimOrr Laurie Osbun Kippy Ott Darin Patrick Mellnda Patterson Beverly Paul Mark Payton Tim Peconge Monica Pelz Norman Perrine Gary Perry Jackie Perry Robin Pletcher Rose Poitras Mona Porter Joyce Powell Greg Prince Otto Pruitt Margie Quickery Lisa Rager Barbara Ransom Teresa Ransom Doug Rehrer Dave Reibs Students are always being tested and this year vi asn ' t any different. Elmhurst sophomores were given the citywide Lorge-Thorndike test. The test measures a person ' s ability in a wide variety of areas including verbally and mathemati- cally. In full concentration, sophomores Doug Beadie and Jeff Beauchot trudge through the test. wm mJe ' V M? A- y HSfe ' - - — mL Sophomores rack their brains while spending the morning taking the Lorge-Thorndike test. 62 — Sophomores Kent Reising Dale Remmert Becky Richard Brenda Richardson Denise Richey Rob Rider Sheila Roberts Gary Robinson Chris Roby Kim Rollins Roger Rose Mark Rosenbaum Patty Ross Randy Rothgeb Sandy Rouse Phyllis Ruch Dan Ryan Jeff Sabree Becky Sauer Ken Saylor Brian Schible Sharon Schneider Marc Schuhler Michael Scott Linda Seabold Tom Seitz Tim Sensibaugh Mark Shaw Lesle Sheffer Denise Shell Vicki Shelton Scott Shroyer JohnShull Mary Silletto Cheryl Silvers Joe Sizemore David Slatton David Smith Keith Smith Randy Smith Bill Spaletta Laryn Spaw Sharon Spence Bob Spice Anne Springer Cindy Standiford Linda Stanley Shelton Stephens Sophomores — 63 Sophomores Joanie Byrne, Mary Johnson, and Laura Lewis help pro- mote school spirit by making posters during Homecoming Week. Tony Troutner Loretta Uhrick Robert Underwood Randy VanDyne Candy Vielhauer AndyVollink Jeff Vorndran Jenny Vorndran Daydreaming about the coming week- end, sophomore Kim Rollins tries to listen to the teacher ' s instructions. 64 — Sophomores Tammie Waggoner Tim Waldren Randy Waldron Sarah Wall Sharia Wallace Conna Walls Chandra Ware Wanda Webb Kathy Weber Merrilee Welling RickWhipp Yvonne Whitman Sophomores Come a Long Way The class of ' 80 came a long way from walking into the puzz- ling halls on September 6, 1977. Becoming a part of the Trojan Machine, the sophomores attended and participated in extra- curricular activities. They proved to have great school spirit. Adjusting to being the bottom of the totem pole, sophs got into their weekly routine of classes. Feeling right at home with the Elmhurst situation, the class heads for its junior year. Sophomores Tammie Waggoner and Lesle Sheffer practice their skills in typing class. Rick Whittenberger Kelly Wickerham Maude Wilkins Tim Wilkinson Mary Williams Patti Williams Terry Wilson Dan Witzigreuter Amy Wolfe (P © Sophomores — 65 WINTER The cast practices a scene from Agatha Christie ' s " Ten Little Indians. " The basketball team, pom-pon girls, and student council members display the goods that generous Trojans brought for Miss Virginia. Snow makes the leafless trees of Winter beautiful. The- Winter of 1 978 started out like most other Winters, but it was destined to be unforgettable. It began with the play, " Ten Little Indians, " basketball games, wrestling meets, and Christ- mas parties. But with the beginning of the new year, excite- ment exploded. During a cold day in January, EHS was evacu- ated due to an electrical fire in the storage area. This was closely followed by the memorable " Blizzard of ' 78 " which left Fort Wayne paralyzed by snow. A record long coal strike also affected Trojans. It made EHS dark and cold for most of the Winter. During the Christmas assembly, senior Stu Norton tells Mr. Eugene White (alias Santa Claus) that he wants everybody to GET ROWDY! Pom-pon girls wait patiently for the cue to get lined up for their half-time performance. With the start of the game, sophomore Donny Young jumps high for the tip. Sophomore Jeff Beauchot brings the ball down court, while being guarded by a defender. Prob ems Overcome by Determination The season ended for boys ' reserve basketball, but not with- out showing that the Trojans had a lot of experience and deter- mination. The guys finished up with an 8-9 record, 3-6 in SAC. Though the Trojans played well, they had to overcome many problems. The guys had to play without junior Tim Lankenau this year. Tim was injured during a practice and wasn ' t able to return to the line-up for the rest of the season. Another prob- lem the Trojans had to overcome was bad weather. It short- ened their practice time, cancelled regular season games, and at the end cancelled all reserve sectional play. But the reserves are looking toward next year, when they hope to be able to support the Trojans on the varsity level. Sophomore Scott Auer reaches high for the tip in. Reserve Basketball; Front — Mike Hollowell, Doug Rehrer, Larry Howard, Terry Green, Jeff Beauchot. Back — Crane Hearn, Mark Hunter, Scott Auer, Calvin Johnson, Gary Aschliman, and Van Greer. Junior Chns VanPelt tips it in for two points during the Christmas tourney at the Coliseum. Chris was chosen to the AIISAC team. During a timeout, Coach Ken Eytcheson tells the Troians the strategy for the next play. Coach Eytcheson was named Coach of the week by the News-Sentinel. Varsity Basketball: Front — Tim Green, Chuck Weaver, Roger Warfield, Mike Hollowell, Mark Max well. Back — Mike Starks, Chuck Smith, Chris Van Pelt, Dan Henderson, Jesse Jackson, Steve Leh- 70 — Varsity Basketball Senior Mike Starks takes a |ump shot from the side In w i ji y VanPelt Chosen for All SAC It was a " SO-SO " season for the Trojan varsity basketball J team, ending the season with 8 wins and 1 2 losses. With the weather and the energy crisis playing a big part in I winter activities, the Trojans had a tough time putting up with all the delays and cancellations not to mention the cut back of practice time. The Trojans were led by junior Chris VanPelt, who had an average of 14.7 points per game. Chris was also elected to the AII-SACteam. This year was no different than last year, when it came down to the sectional draw. The Trojans drew North Side, the number one team in the state at the time, for a first round game. Though the score was tied at the half, the Trojans just couldn ' t hold on as they went down in defeat 64-51 . Although the squad lost five seniors, the netmen will be look- ing for a winning season next year and possibly a shot at the SACtitle. !||« J] Jumping high tor the offensive rebound were sen- ior Dan Henderson and junior Chris VanPelt. Dan and Chris were the two leading rebounders for the Troians. Warming up for the South Side game, senior Steve Lehman practices his iump shot from the corner. @(o)ffl3i OmciiavaciliBcsIl The Senior Powderpuff Team is recognized for splendid sportsmanship at the homecoming pep session. The seniors beat the juniors 20- 1 4. Frisbee throwing is becoming one of America ' s most popular recreational sports. Notice the fris- taees winging across the beach, in the park, and even during lunch in the school parking lot. Sports light up so many lives, or so it seems Long hours of practice — endless work Striving for individual perfection and winning teams. The fear and anticipation of competition Adrenalin flowing, sweat emerging from every pore The time ' s too short, the judge too strict Nothing makes a difference but that final score. The season seems to end before it has begun Defeats are remembered, but triumphs are stored There ' s always next year for sports and fun Sports, You Light Up My Life! VicLracfc ' - — 72 — Individual Sporti lT®m MsOqI Without the roar of the crowd, and praise and togetherness of a team, a group of Elmhurst students participated in what is classified as individual sports. It took extra dedication to climb a 25,000-foot mountain, ski down what looked to be an endless and treacherous slope covered with white powdery snow, or jog every morning, no matter what the weather . . . doing it for the most part alone. Yet there was a fulfilling feeling that came from this type of physical activity. They didn ' t need the crowd or fans because pure self-satisfaction was enough. Sports became a special part of their lives. Senior Ed Beck tosses his line over the edge of the cliff that he is about to descend. Skiing IS one of winter ' s most popular sports, as senior Sue Smith reaches (or her ski poles. Branning Leads Grapplers Junior Frank Mills raises a victorious arm after pin ning his opponent. Senior Steve Esterson uses a cross-body ride and works for a guillotine Senior Matt Branning makes an effort to break 1 opponent dow n. r ' •M % y f ' f vV ' m tmT]! |pl|ttd 1 s - ■ W Varsity Wrestling; Front — Scott McCleneghen, Bill . Klug, Stu Norton, Tom Mann, Chris Almond. Row 2 — Steve Esterson, Tom Johnson, Matt Boyer, Dan Mudrack, Matt Branning. Back — Coach Jim Lam- bert, Charles Brown, Andy Fowlkes, Frank Mills, Jim Frankewich, Coach Jim Norton. Under the coaching of Jim Lambert, the Trojan grapplers finished the season with a 3-9 overall record, and an 0-8 record in the SAC. The Trojans were led by senior Matt Branning, who advanced all the way to the state finals. After winning his first match by a decision. Matt was defeated in second round action. He led the team with the most pins, takedowns, reversals, and the most points scored. Graduating seniors were Charles Brown, Andy Fowlkes, and Matt Bran- ning, all with winning seasons. Other seniors included Tom Johnson, Jim Frankewich, Steve Esterson, and Stu Norton. Sophomore Scott McCleneghen had the quickest pin of the season, in just 16 seconds. Although the Trojans lost seven seniors, the tough reserve squad looked enthusiastically toward the next season. Struggling to run out the clock, senior Charles Brown uses the tight waist to ride his man out. Sophomore Scott McCleneghen counters his oppo nents double-leg. Wrestling — 75 Wrestlers Grab a Winning Season Sophomore Ed Frankewich tries to roll his opponent over for a pin. Led by junior Bill Freygang, the reserve grapplers wrestled to an impres- sive 6-3-1 record. The reserves were coached by Jim Norton, who has instructed Trojan wrestlers for three years. Having the best record of the reserve squad at 8-0, Freygang also led the team in most takedowns, reversals, pins and total team points. Two sophomores who also wrestled to a winning season were Rick Whittenberger at 5-1-1 and Tom Mann 3-0. Besides having a good season record, the reserves competed in tournaments throughout the year. The Huntington Reserve Tournament showed two Elm- hurst wrestlers, sophomores Tony Ester- son and Rick Barrett, receiving fourth places. Rick won by pinning his oppo- nent in 1 ;05, the quickest pin of the sea- Reserve Wrestling: Front — Rick Whittenberger, Laryn Spaw, Stu Norton, Ed Frankevi ich, Jim Booker. Back — Coach Jim Lambert, Rick Barrett, Scott Carpenter, Bill Freygang, Tony Esterson, Coach Jim Norton. , Being the offensive person, junior Bill Freygang plans his next move. Adjustments Come Hard ■ ' Hit the road. Jack " and " Up on the news " were shouted by ■Coach Cheryl Hite to keep spirits high during basketball sea- | son. This was Ms. Hite ' s first year at Elmhurst filling the new coach ' s position. With the year starting off slowly, problems of practicing every day, bad weather, and adjusting to a new coach and her ways of coaching, the b ' ballers only managed a „3- 10 record with 2-9 in SAC, f The Trojans were a young team, with only two seniors on the squad, Shelley Bradtmiller and Cheryl Perry. Returning letter- men were Anne McCleneghen, Janet Stephens, Chris Hogan, Kathy Kratzert, Jenny Morel and Shelley Bradtmiller. With almost the entire team returning next year, the girls hope that the experience they ' ve gained this season will benefit f ' them in the year to come. JS w v At the foul line, senior Che , . . , .. score one more point. Senior Shelley Bradtmiller jumps for the tip to star the game. Girls ' Basketball: Front — Teresa McMahan, Chris Hogan, Bonnie Weaver, Cheryl Perry, Merrilee Well- ing. Back — Coach Cheryl Hite, Sherri Brooks, Jenny Morel, Anne McCleneghen, Shelley Bradtmil- ler, Janet Stephens, Teresa Ransom. During Sectional play, junior Janet Stephens takes a lumper from the base line. Troians break from the line to receive the inbound pass from junior Chris Hogan. Junior Jenny Morel jumps high over her opponents for two. Overdeer Gains Respect " What did you say? . . .We don ' t have what? ... A coach? " . . . " We don ' t have a coach? " . . . " What are we going to do?. . . " It took a lot of dedication for the girls ' gymnastics team just to survive. The team was appointed a member of the Elmhurst English staff to serve as " coach. " With no experience in coach- ing, let alone gymnastics, Mrs. Betty Gymnastics: Front — Teresa Fairchlld. Row 2 — Terry Whittenberger, Kelly Schoeph, Mary Hudel- son, Ann Arend, Marcia Miller, Kathy Murray, Laura Lewis, Mary McCombs, Pam Sorgen. Back — Assistant Coach Lori McCleneghen, Manager Sue Groh, Tammie Waggoner, Kari Rietdorf, Pam Riecke, Shannon Mitchell, Coach Betty Overdeer. Overdeer took on the responsibilities as coach of the Elmhurst girls ' gymnastics team. Mrs. Overdeer became very dedi- cated to the team and soon gained the admiration and respect of the girls as Coach Overdeer. Lori McCleneghen, a 1977 graduate of Elmhurst, returned to help Mrs. Overdeer with the " extras " of coaching. Together, along with the team, they worked . . . and worked . . . and worked, for the upcoming meets. Although they had a losing season as a team, 2 wins and 10 losses, individually the girls had a superb season. Led by sophomore Laura Lewis, the girls pulled in an average of 8 of the 12 ribbons awarded at each gymnastics meet. Standing elegantly, ready to begin her intermediate floor exercise, senior Kathy Murray awaits her Keeping in time with the music, lunior Pam (Ernie) Sorgen is ready to start her first run on the floor. Pam competed in beginning all around. Performing on the optional beam, with professional excellence and flexibility, is sophomore Laura Lewis. Laura was a needed asset to the gymnastics team by competing in optional all-around. Beautifully executing the intermediate dismount from the beam is |unior Kelly Schoeph. Kelly also performed on the vault and floor. Having good preflight and afterflight, senior Terry Whittenberger vaults with complete confidence in her performance. Terry also competed on the inter- mediate bars and beam. Junior Teresa (Giggles) Fairchild begins her optional floor exercise as sophomore team member Betty Jackson and a |udge look on. Quill Scroll: Jim Nelson, Syd Hutner, Karl Riet- dorf, Joan Landrigan, Brian Coyle, Lise Duemling, Jeff Roby, Mark Mullen. Ever wonder what an Aniibrum staff member does? A staffer must be able to do numerous things . . . finding inter- esting pictures, drawing artistic layouts, writing copy, cropping pictures, meeting deadlines, and yelling at photographers, just to name a few! But more important than any of these things, the Aniibrum staff has to enjoy people. A yearbook lasts forever, a nd so do all of the thoughts, expressions, and care that the staffer puts into a layout. Although each member is different, each has one com- mon goal — to make the yearbook a suc- cess. Well, maybe they share another common goal — to have fun while they work on their first goal! Quill Scroll is an honor society for outstanding journalism students. Mem- bers of this organization were chosen on the basis of academic and journalistic achievement. Again this year. Quill and Scroll sponsored a haunted house for the annual Penny Arcade. The Quill Scroll banquet was held at the Black Rose where new members were initiated and the following year ' s publication staffs were announced. Aniibrum Staff: Front — Galen Bjilcy, Joan Landri- gan, Syd Hutner, Kan Rieldorf, Kim Burry, Vickie Hamm Row 2 — Chris Landrigan, Anne McCleneghen, Jackie Lyon, Anne Lehner, Mrs. Jane Hoylman. Back — Ellis McCracken, Cindy LeMaster, Dave Springer, Trudi Myers, Jill Wehrly, Julie Sieminski, Debbie Butler. Editors Syd Hutner and Joan Landrigan check over beginning layouts at the summer workshop held at Elmhurst for the new staff. 82 — Aniibrum Quill Scroll Journalists Make Own Fun Junior Dave Springer sits back and looks over his layout at the summer workshop. Quill Scroll president, senior Colleen Tonn and Quill Scroll-Campus Life spook house chairman, senior Bill Stewart. Aniibrum Quill Scroll — 83 Diamond Devils gather in the stands to cheer on the home team. Lettermen: Front — Joe Brown, Andy Fowlkes, Ron Stephens, Roger Warfield, Chris Hogan, Ann Arend, Pam Sills, Linn Martin, Michelle Quinn, Kim Burry, Vickie Hamm, Mary Hudelson, Pam Riecke, Teresa McMahan, Kelly Schoeph, Derrick DeBruce, Bill DeHaven. Row 2 — Kevin Blum, Kevin Wittwer, Terry Green, Derrick Hall, Dan Henderson, Jenny Morel, Val Shrock, Shirley Pine, Priscilla Watson, Cheryl Perry, Janet Stephens, Kim Perry, Angle Masterson, Terry Whittenberger, Kari Rietdorf, Matt Branning, Chuck Weaver, Greg Brown. Row 3 — Chris VanPelt, Steve Esterson, Matt Vorndran, Mark Maxwell, Ron Hill, Mike Starks, Jeanine Rus- sell, Rhoda Freeman, Anne McCleneghen, Chandra Ware, Mary McCombs, Shelley Bradtmiller, Becky Cummings, Kim Huntley, Lise Duemling, Deanna Duguid, Domingo Garcia, Jim Frankewich. Row 4 — Mark Muri, Jim Sonday, Dave Patrick, Jesse Jackson, Kirk Muri, Ron Hanes, Bob Martin, Frank Mills, Dennis Volkert, Galen Bailey, Jeff Eaton, Tom Smith, Dave Lesh, Dave Cartwright, Jody Fisher. Back — Phil Peters, Marty Rifkin, Steve Thomp- son, Tim Green, Bill Klug, Bill Lawrence, Gary Asch- liman, Doug Rehrer, Dave Frebel, Chris Landrigan, Chuck Smith, Ken Roberts, Garrett Alexander, Dan Mudrack, Vern Peters, Brian Shutt, Martin Shipley. Sophomore Amy Nelson grimaces while reaching high to change the scoreboard. nBBQBBDQQin 84 — Team Supporte Supporting or Being the Team Diamond Devils: Front — Janice Nickels, Anne Springer, Laura Lewis, Susan Theye, Jackie Perry, Patricia Bracht. Back — Brenda Nusbaum, Karen Hoemig, Amy Nelson, Cheryl Perry, Barb Bracht, Teresa Fairchild, Tina Travis. Keeping score, picking up bats, and acting as cheerleaders were some of the duties of a Diamond Devil. These girls did ever thing in their power to help out the baseball team. They attended all the games, and provided spirit and support wherever possible. The Trojan Takedowns did much the same thing as the Diamond Devils. The recipient of their hard work was the wres- tling team. Takedowns ran the conces- sion stand, kept team scores, made pos- ters, and yelled, screamed, and cheered the restlers on. They also helped out with the wrestling banqu et by making posters and decorating tables. Marianne Rodriguez commented, " We sold key- chains this year to help make some extra money for the team. It was a good year. " For many girls, it was a fun way to meet new people while helping out at the same time. The lettermen were not an organized club this year, although they did carry out the tradition of providing the home- coming queen and her court with escorts. The group consisted of young men and ladies who had earned a letter. Trojan Takedown juniors Danette Mazelin, Karen Hoemig, Jill Wehrly, and Marianne Rodriguez smile brightly to attract customers to their concession stand. Trojan Takedowns: Front — Karen Batton, Jen! Barrett, Melanie Scott. Row 2 — Connie Shaw, Shelley Mendenhall, Danette Mazelin. Back — Jill Wehrly, Karen Hoemig, Marianne Rodriguez. Team Supporters — 85 Junior Vivian Vsale takes a rest at the AFS picnic at Foster Park. Last year ' s summer exchange student, senior Daria Taper, enjoys her meal. Hr ' JF r ' ' H K Wm- ' " 86 — AFS Sophomore Amy Wolfe swings at the AFS picnic. ■ ». ' rJ, ' li ■ " ■ ' SSSX% ■ " P? ' ' - ' . Keeping the Spirit This year the American Field Service brought another new student to Elm- hurst, Clemence Boullie from France. Clemence lived with Yvonne Berry and her family, and she graduated with the senior class. Junior Kim Kuzeff was Elmhurst ' s exchange student for this summer. Although AFS ' s main project was the exchange students, it had many other Junior Tammy Giessler gets up for seconds as jun- ior Jeri Yarbrough finishes her lunch. programs. The American Field Service had a booth at the Penny Arcade, sold stationery, sponsored paper drives, a garage sale, and participated in the for- eign language Christmas party. To end the year right, their picnic was held at Foster Park. The American Field Service tried to keep the fine spirit and goodwill up for Elmhurst. Junior Yvonne Berry and senior Clemence Boullie pose together for fun. AFS: Front — Yvonne Berry, Daria Taper, Tammy Giessler, Carol Cline, Anne Lee, Kathy Lee, Ann Stark, Jeni Barrett, Lise Duemling, Vicki Barber, Mrs. Ofelia Herrero, Mrs. Rosel Blessing, Miss Jean Perego. Row 2 — Michael Kaplan, Camille Evans, Merrilee Welling, Amy Wolfe, Susan Girod, Cathy Gatton, Kim Huntley, Donna Wright, Chris Babb, Theresa Nickels, Cathy Gage, Carole Gier. Row 3 — Mark Eitman, Clemence Boullie, Lisa Rager, Lahapa Waiwaiole, Sarah Parkison, Sue Hobbs, Chris Yerrick, Susan Peterson , Kim Baade, Cindy LeMaster, Kevin Babb. Back — Connie Curts, Cindy Herstad, Bonnie Weaver, Kathy Gier, Vivian Veale, Susan Frebel, Julie Sieminski, Janice Nick- els, Tina Travis. Senior Pat Masson receives an award from Mrs. Mildred Hibben for his three years of service In the media department. Media and A.V. Workers: Front — Jeff FInton, Tim Boviien, Steve Mun- son, Kelly Kadel, Mrs. Marie Phlpps, Mrs. Mildred Hibben. Row 2 — Chris Roby, Roger Rose, Carolyn Denny, Barb Mahlie, Sharon Wagner. Back — Ralph Hart, Pat Masson, Bruce Wolfe, Kelly WIckerham, Debbie Eloph, Kim Shepherd. I — Media, Cafeteria, and A.V. Workers Call a Professiona Need help finding a book or running a filnn? Call a profes- sional. The media and A.V. workers at Elmhurst were both friendly and qualified to help. They were ready any time of the day to fix a broken film, rewind a video tape, check out a book, or find a periodical. The workers were a great help to the librarians and the media center couldn ' t have been run efficiently without the skill of these students. On recognition night, certificates for two and three years of service were given to junior Marianne Rodriguez and senior Pat Masson, respectively. A.V. workers helped out those poor teachers who didn ' t know one end of a film projector from another. No films, video tapes, or filmstrips could have been shown without these students. Although there were not many cafeteria workers, they contributed much to the daily lunches. Most students didn ' t ever stop to think that the f rench fries they were eating were made by a fellow student, or that the dishes they were eating off of were washed by a friend. Junior Kim Knoihoff washes dishes after the final lunch mod of the day. Junior Marianne Rodriguez takes a book from the shelf while checking inventory. Media, Cafeteria, and A.V. Workers — 89 Afro-American Club: Front — Mrs. Sharon Banks, Renee Finley, Fred DeBruce, Julie Davis, Denise Griggs, Linda Brooks, Camille Evans, Loretta Mayd- well, Grace Cole. Row 2 — Chandra Ware, Anita Teer, Lisa Fincher, Connie Culpepper, Kim Hatcher, Janet Stephens, Patricia Bright, Galen Bailey. Back — Crane Hearn, Patricia Allen, Cheri Spence, Sherri Brooks, Mary Johnson, Willie Jones. Y-Teens is a group of girls willing to share themselves with others. This group went to the Irene Byron Health Center and entertained the bed-ridden patients with a kazoo band and " Eunice the Uni- corn. " They also went bowling and sold candy apples and popcorn balls at the Penny Arcade. Y-Teens showed many other not-so-lucky people that Elmhurst was overwhelmed with generosity and goodwill. This year, as in previous years, the Afro-American Club put on a talent and fashion show. The money earned was used to take a trip to Cedar Point. At the Christmas assembly, junior Patricia Bright sang " The Christmas Song " to highlight the Afro-American Club ' s con- tribution to the spirit of Christmas. Both the Afro-American Club and Y- Teens enriched Elmhurst with pride. Junior Patricia Bright sings with confidence while lunior Gordon Martin plays the piano during the Christmas assembly. Enriching With Pride 90 — Afro-American Club and Y-Teens Y-Teens: Front — Diane Miller, Carol Cole, Janice Nickels. Row 2 — Mrs. Susan Boesch, Diane Land- rum, Judy Goshorn, Kim Howald, Back — Nancy Taylor, Trudi Myers, Tina Travis, Kim Kuzeff. Senior Judy Goshorn cracks a smile while cutting out paper dolls at a Y-Teens meeting. Some reindeer of the Afro-American Club escort Santa at the Christmas assembly. v. Y-Teens president, junior Diane Miller, enjoys her- self while gazing through pattern books. Mrs. Susan Boesch sits quietly at a Y-Teens meet- ing. Afro-American Club and Y-Te ' During a break from the Spook House, senior Connie Shaw flaunts her Penny Arcade outfit. Serving as grand prize of the Student Council ' s raffle was this huge, adorable stuffed bear. Senior Cindy Venters became its new owner at the conclusion of the arcade. Carnival Without the Rides L || he Student Council Penny Arcade was once again a big Ij success. This annual carnival-like event took on a clas- sier look than in years past with a night club, a casino, and a television show remake. The " Langston Lo unge, " pre- sented by the Afro-American Club, featured soul music and live dancing, while the band ' s " A Little Bit of Vegas " housed gam- bling and starred the " J. Dewey Funk " band with the renowned stripper, senior Shelley Bradtmiller. The senior class organized the only event involving other schools in the " Almost Anything Goes " competition in which Concordia High School won, beat- ing Elmhurst by only one point. At the same time other booths kept people busy with the promise of fun and prizes. Where else could one have created a spin-art painting, gotten haunted by the Campus Life-Quill and Scroll spook house, eaten cotton candy, drunk lemonade, or bought penny candy, and known at the same time he was helping out his favorite clubs and organi- zations? " 2 — Penny Arcade 1 V% I Senior Sylvia Perez keeps Student Council raffle tickets moving. Junior Vicki Barber and senior Lise Duemling get down with the " J. Dewey Funk " band while seniors Brian Barber and Dave Nelson keep the beat. enjgandy Seniors Grace Cole and Cheri Spence roam the halls while enjoying the exciting evening. Sophomore Camille Evans advertises the " Langston Lounge " in costume. Penny Arcade — 93 . v 5J , Celetpate I V nd that ' s just what the Trojans did. Students decorated the courtyard Christmas tree and some teachers even added holiday touches to their rooms. The music department gave its annual Christmas Concert while the foreign language department prepared for its Christmas party. This special event was held December 20 after school and featured skits, songs, and scrumptious foods from each culture — German, French, and Spanish. To highlight the week was the Elm- hurst Christmas assembly. Mr. White appeared as Santa Claus while Mr, Stubbs posed as Frosty the Snowman. A few lucky students got to sit on Santa ' s lap and had the opportunity to tell him what they wanted for Christmas. Various teachers received joke gifts from the Stu- dent Council — Mr. Lohr, a joke book; Mr. Werling, a drum; Mr. Derbyshire, some badly needed hair; Mr. Habegger, a Notre Dame T-shirt; and Mr. Carrier, a laughing box. Next came a rather unu- sual event — the cheerleaders were auc- tioned off to the highest bidder. The money collected ($124.00) was given to the honored guest. Miss Virginia. The student body filled almost half the gym with food, clothing, and toys for her and those she helps, showing that the true spirit of Christmas is giving. Senior Bill Stewart adds a strand of tinsel to the courtyard tree as 1977 graduate Laura Bowen holds the ladder steady. 94 — Christmas " Where should we put all this? " asks sophomore Brian Burt while the hallway fills up and more sacks keep coming. Behind him, senior Colleen Tonn continues her unpacking. Minutes later the packages would be moved to the gym floor and presented to Miss Virginia. Practicing a newly learned skill, sophomore Jim Filchak lays eggs in the German skit at the foreign language party. Sophomore Janet Finken follows closely behind collecting the prize output. Mr. Bill Derbyshire models the new hair he just received from the Student Council as Mr. Nick Werling examines this strange looking creature. fTT JJ ii w Svi-- i- iw. -r i J3 -- ; Senior Thea Levins, playing the part of the drunken fairy, draws startled looks from junior Tina Travis and seniors Mark Eitman and Shelley Bradtmiller during the French class skit. Sophomore Van Greer swings hard at a Spanish piiiala during the foreign language Christmas party. Suspense builds as senior Kathy Murray unwraps a present at her birthday party. Junior Vivian Veale catches the eye of a friend as senior Clemence Boullie watches the basketball game. " Everybody Does It. " After many years of hidden use, drinking and pot-smoking became accepted parts of weekend life. At most parties it was no longer a question of if it would be there or if someone could do it without being caught. Yet as the novelty wore off, peer pressure lessened, and one could freely decide if he wanted to participate or not. A common sight to many — Miller High Life. 96 — Weekends 1 ' i Weekends: The Time for All the Extras m onday, Tuesday, Wednes- day, Thursday, FRIDAY! Fri- days were everybody ' s favorite day of school and Saturdays and Sundays were the best times of the week. They were the only times kids could do what they really wanted to do without teachers or school in the way — the time for all the extras. Weekends were a great time to get together with friends at a Saturday night game, a party, or at Pizza Hut. They also came in handy to get in a few extra hours of work, especially after minimum wage went up to $2.65 in January. Sometimes there was even Senior Millard Hurnter spends a lot ot his spare time working in the receiving room of Nobbson ' s. time to just sit and think. Unfortunately, weekends also brought time to catch up on home- work or to start on that final project for composition. Whatever students did, weekends usually went too fast and by Monday morning kids were looking forward to a weekend again. Sophomores Carol Maurer and Amy Nelson Indian-wrestle over who pays for the pizza as junior Dave Springer looks on apathetically. " In years to come when I look back on my high school days, I will remember a very enriching, exciting time in my life. " — Jacki Lyon It ' s Called Pride r here was a special feeling I r most Trojans had toward Elm- hurst. Every student would readily admit that it was not perfect, and he could list at least ten of its faults. " However all too often we con- centrate on the negative parts when in actuality they are minor, " voiced one student in a random survey which showed very few students preferred to attend any other area high school. Trojans were proud of their school without even realizing it. They cared enough to worry about it on the day of the fire, to support the basketball team during a tough sectional game against North Side, or to be excited about the new addition which would make EHS even better. They also treasured many memories of friends they had made and the laughter and good times they had had. In spite of its faults, Elmhurst was a well-liked place, sometimes just because " it was my high school. " Snow blankets the grounds surrounding Elmhurst early in January. " I often wondered why graduates would cry on commencement day. Now as that day nears, I fear and regret that I am a senior. The fear of leaving only to return as a visitor is so disheartening. " Elmhurst High School has kept my head up. The faculty and students, past and present, have inspired me to make something of my life. " I have promised myself never to return until I am pleased with what I have done. " Senior Ron Hill Student Council President " It is true, we may have the lowest SAT scores In the city, but who cares? We have, here at Elmhurst, that sense of friendship and brotherhood that we must carry with us all through our lives. This understanding of each other is far more important than anything we could ever learn from a book. " — Kim Kosiarek " The greatest impression Elmhurst has made on me is its response to the Muscular Dystrophy Dance Marathon. Elmhurst (in 1977) had only six couples and raised a grand total of $1000 for Jer- ry ' s kids. I thank Elmhurst for its respon- siveness. All of Elmhurst ' s students and faculty should be very proud of their image. " Junior KathyGier Student MD Dance Coordinator " We are involved in many things at Elmhurst High School — sports activi- ties, jazz bands, choirs, marching band, pom-pon, student council, clubs, Afro- American style shows, plays, speech events, publication, proms, penny arcades. . . (These) are a part of the life of a student at Elmhurst. We are a school that maintains a strong academic pro- gram. We . . . promote and recognize academic excellence but most of all, we are a school that respects the rights of each individual. Common courtesy, a smile, and concern make us what we are — a warm, friendly, and united school. " Mr. Richard Horstmeyer School Principal " Working with the blood program here at Elmhurst has been nothing but work well spent. The participation of those who were able to donate was fantastic. Elmhurst should be proud of these volunteers, and of Mr. George Tricolas, who put the idea of the Red Cross in Don ' s (Hoefelmeyer) and my minds. Both years proved to everyone that Elmhurst is truly a fine school and its students are great. " Senior Bill Stewart Student Blood Drive Coordinator Senior Scott Raymer ' s face shows that giving blood isn ' t too bad. " Man is not only his brother ' s keeper but also his helper. And in a very real sense Elmhurst High School has helped me become firmer in my convictions. We really do need each other. Maybe that ' s why I ' ve become so involved with the Red Cross Blood Program here. " Mr. George Tricolas Faculty Blood Drive Coordinator How Do You Feel About Elmhurst? Pro: " It ' s one of the better high schools in Fort Wayne. " " . . . it has great Trojan Singers. " " I like the people here at Elmhurst. " " It ' s like a big family. " " It ' s a big improvement over junior high. " " . . . it has the best Jazz Band. " " . . . good curriculum . . . " " . . . more freedom . . . " " It has the best people. " " ... a nice place to be. " " It ' s a great school. " Con: " I see it as a pothead school and it I had my choice I would go to a private school To tell you the truth, it stinks! " . . . the smoking bathrooms gotta go! " . . . those gritty sophomores . . . " . . . nauseated (Sick) . . . " I don ' t. " It ' s a trashy school and too old. " It doesn ' t have a lot of school spirit. " . . . too many rules and regulations " I hate it. From One Extreme to the Other r- wo very unusual school-stopping events occurred dur- ] I ing the month of January. On January 20, an electrical fire broke out in the tunnels of Elmhurst. Even with the non-working alarms, the long practiced fire drills were put to use as all students evacuated the smoke-filled building in a rel- atively short time. Outside, everyone ran to the bus garage for protection from the snow and wind, but was soon dismissed and sent home. Hours later, students were able to redeem books and belongings. On January 25, just five days later, the " Blizzard of 78 " began. Snow, snow, and still more snow fell until Fort Wayne was buried in more than 17 inches of the white powder. Because of the strong winds, drifts up to nine feet brought everything except snowmobiles and four-wheel drive vehicles to a virtual standstill. School was cancelled from Thursday through the following week as the city attempted to recover from one of the worst snow storms ever in Indiana. SS -- fe ' iS w I R HS BI HHbH ' H KJMI i ■ H r Bi P H Jt ■n9Ki ss39 H - - • -- - ■ ' .V:■- C V r • " ' ■ 4r - Two abandoned cars buried in the high drifts at EHS are stuck for the weekend. illilll lllllllii ■■■l|«i»a|l llMallllvvll laallllvall |l«B|||lMa|t Although the snow created many troubles and problems, it does have a beautiful side as shown in this sunset. As students move to the warm bus garage, an area fireman attaches a hose to the fire hydrant. 1 00 — Catastrophes f f Fireman Burke stretches a hose from the f iretruck ■ to the hydrant. Two firemen help each other put on masks in order to explore the building. Catostrophes — 101 " It was really great. " " A lot better than last year. " " I couldn ' t believe the Elmhurst band. " " Excellent. " r rk hat began over 1 00 years ago, as simple slave T A T songs, has become a special form of music called " jazz. " This American-originated art was showcased by some of the area ' s finest musicians April 22 and 23 at the eighth annual Elmhurst Jazz Festival. College Night, Friday, featured the Elmhurst Jazz Band and Combo, Synergy, and the J. Branum Band. Bowling Green State University and Indiana University were the two performing college bands. High school competition ran throughout the day Saturday. Awards were given to outstanding performers including Elmhurst ' s own Vicki Barber, who was given a vocal solo award. The North Side Wildsiders and the Crown Point Jazz Band were selected honor bands. They, along with the Elmhurst Jazz Band, began the final night of the festival. The Duke Ellington Orchestra, under the direction of Mercer Ellington, followed with two hours of impressive playing. Much talent and responsive crowds made the evening, as well as the whole festival, a success. " I believe in the blues, " junior Vicki Barber sang one night, and it was very obvious she was not the only one! Believin ' in the Blues R n u fe V K 1 •h : ■ 1- ' iV y 1 1 ! ' Senior Brian Barber and Earl Jackson solo together in the song, " Charlie Brown " written by Brian. Junior Vicki Barber entertains the crowd with her brother Brian ' s version of " My Funny Valentine. " The lively Mark Maxwell, director of Synergy, displays some of his talent at College Night. One, two . . . one, two, three, four. Mercer Ellington snaps his fingers and the band is on its way through another enjoyable chart. Hard work and concentration make those trills look so easy and sound so terrific for seniors Andrew Kettler and Dave Murray. Jazz Festival — 103 Junior Jim Sonday, Student Council president for 1978-1979, leads his first meeting witfi the help of the other newly elected officers: juniors Kim Hunt- ley, secretary-treasurer; and Diana Stein, vice-pres- ident. Drafting students are hard at work in one of the new classroom. Jazz supporters take a quick break between bands. 104 — New Building Jazz enthusiasts enjoy various high school bands in the afternoon session of the 1 978 Jazz Festival. Almost but Not Quite fter years of anticipation and over a year of hard work, A the new part of Elmhurst Higin School was able to be " used for some end of the school year events. It wasn ' t completely finished, but at least it was usable. The first events held in the new auditorium were the morning and afternoon sessions of the Jazz Festival. The student body enjoyed it together for the first time on May 2 in an assembly. Mr. Joe Schultz, ventriloquist and speaker, totally captured the audience during his 45 minute presentation on love After the assembly, it was very easy to see that the students were impressed with the new building. The sophomores and juniors were excited about the possibilities it offered and most seniors felt bad because they wouldn ' t be able to use it longer. Mr. Richard Horstmeyer summed it all up with, " No other school has any better facilities than these . . . there is none finer. " New Building — 105 During class time, sophomore Mark Bruns works studiously on a drafting assignment. Junior Anthony Georgi puts the finishing touches on the pedestal of a table, while working in advanced woods. Using the band saw, seniors George Hoover and Louis Gurefsky carefully cut a lead pipe in met- als class. 106 — industrial Arts Talent Exhibited in Craftsmanship Working to gain advanced knowledge of construction from nature ' s own resources — woods, metals, and electricity — was the object of the industrial arts courses. Beginning drafting classes stressed the correct usage and care of drafting equipment. The advanced classes learned to create blueprints, scale models, and architectural layouts. Students enrolled in metals class were taught how to cut metal and weld. Special projects like making a lathe tool kit, hammer, and desk set, screwdriver, and many other useful tools were required. Gaining wisdom of wood types and how they relate to the construction and quality of a product were all combined in the beginning and advanced woods classes. The beginning woods projects included jewelry boxes, checkerboards, candleholders, and cutting boards. The advanced classes constructed more complicated objects such as dressers, tables, cedar chests, and bookcases. After completing their chosen industrial arts courses, stu- dents had a wide variety of professions to choose from. Senior Bruce Wolfe designs a complex house plan as one of the many required assignments in draft- ing class. Computer Math New Attraction atEHS Math courses offered a future in business and computer technology as advanced math students ventured into deeper aspects of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and the newest addition: computer math. The computer math class learned the proper techniques of using computer terminals. Two terminals, the Decscope and Decwriter, were used to complete semester projects. These included making an air flight program, bank balancing pro- gram, or setting up a program to play poker with the terminal. Some terminals are connected to other schools enabling com- munication from school to school. Some major math classes were algebra and geometry. Alge- bra students studied square roots, quadratic formulas and lin- ear equations. Although they did practically the same things over and over again, their daily routine was broken up by some very unusual behavior exhibited by Mr. Phil Habegger. But he was not alone; Mr. Bill Derbyshire tried to humor his geometry classes by telling them some very original jokes. Though his jokes didn ' t always go over, he managed to teach students about geometric figures, theorems, and graphs. With their advanced math knowledge, students from these classes held an advantage over others when applying for jobs and in furthering their education. Junior Paul Buuck concentrates as he tries to get an answer during first period algebra. Background Information and operating Instructions were obtained through textbooks In Mr. Richard Poor ' s computer math class. Sophomore Rick Leslie enjoys a cat nap during his fundamentals of algebra class. Students of Mr. Bill Derbyshire ' s geometry class lis- ten attentively as he explains the homework assign- ment. Seniors Dan Henderson and Steve Lehman experi- ment with a Decwriter during computer math class. Sophomore Doug Rehrer scans the pages of a library book In search of needed Information required to complete a book report. The library Is left somewhat disorganized while a great deal of renovation takes place. Library Undergoes Renovation The study hall and library were supposed to be the quietest rooms within the building. However, Mrs. Esther Kelley and the librarians classified it as the " Elmhurst High School Zoo. " Although considered a zoo, the library and study hall hardly resembled one, due to recent remodeling. Study hall was to be a place where students did their home- work quietly. Those who cooperated found study hall a rewarding opportunity. But other students, uninterested in catching up on homework, were allowed to sleep as long as they didn ' t disturb others who were trying to work. Many students from study hall were allowed to use the library as a study place. Students felt the library gave more freedom of movement and more space in which to work. Research materials were within easy access and pleasure books and magazines were always available. New facilities made the library a relaxing place to write research papers and study for exams. It was also convenient to be able to stop in before, after, or during school hours rather than trying to find time to go downtown to the public library. 110 — Librory and Study Hall .« n03?%!%f»r Overwhelmed with boredom, sophomore Randy Rothgeb catches up on his beauty sleep during study hall. Library and Study Hall — 111 Coed Classes Cause Mixed Emotions Being in a coed gym class aroused mixed emotions when sophomore stu- dents were required to participate in gym class with the opposite sex. Coed gym classes were required in all area high schools. In order to gain a bet- ter understanding of how students felt, a survey was taken and many feelings about coed classes were expressed. The majority of girls tended to feel embar- rassed. They feit the guys wanted to show off too much and thought they were the best. The guys felt girls slowed them down and all they did was stand around and gossip. Many students objected to coed classes. They felt they should be able to make a choice between coed and segregated gym classes. Gym activities consisted of track, ten- nis, gymnastics, archery, volleyball, soft- ball, basketball, and body building for individual development. Even though the classes had some try- ing days, students appreciated the fair- ness with which the teachers treated each individual regardless of sex. Junior Jeff Bunn strengthens his l egs by doing several toe raisers during his body building class. Mrs. Lucy Doswell ' s sophomore students retrieve their arrows after target practice. 112 — Physical Education Physical Education — 113 Experience and Money RVC allowed students to gain employ- ment training in a program not available within the school itself. Morning and afternoon classes were offered to interested students in automo- tive, food service, construction, child care, and data processing. Students studied in school for half a day and were then transferred to the Regional Vocational Center by bus. Some students babysat or conjured up gour- met dishes while others concentrated on repairing dented fenders or fixing rust spots on cars. The Regional Vocational Center offered students a chance to escape from routine classes and experiment with their career ideas before obtaining a life-time position. Junior Chris Gray entertains preschool children as part of her child care training. Learning automotive repair at RVC, senior Stu Nor- ton carefully examines a faulty carburetor. Repairing an old air conditioner, junior Bill Wolfe puts his skills to use in the RVC program. )0 y N| Garrett Alexander Patricia Allen Jane Alles John Altekruse Garth Anderson William Anderson Ann Arend Gary Aschliman Kim Baade Kevin Babb Scott Badders Galen Bailey Vicky Bebout Cindy Beckstedt Gilbert Belcher Glenda Beltz Veronica Benson Yvonne Berry Susan Blaine Vickie Bloemker Jay Boester Jeff Bone Jerome Bostic Michael Bouey 1 1 6 — Juniors Patricia Bracht Marvin Brewer Eddie Broadnax Charles Brockmyer Linda Brooks Sarah Brown Chuck Buckhanon Brenda Bullard Linda Bulmahn Annette Bunch Jeanette Bunch Robert Bunn The Class of ' 79 Breaks Monotony Not wanting nine months of sheer monotony during the up-coming year, Elmhurst ' s juniors developed new pranks, unlike their sophomore year, to keep boredom from creep- ing in. From joke-cracking in class, to wearing crazy socks, to snowball fights, fun-loving juniors kept the thought of schoolwork from entering their minds. Changing the pace of being in the classroom, many middlemen devoted their time and effort to various sports and club activities after 2:35. During the day to day routine some juniors got away from the EHS scene and escaped to McDonald ' s for their lunch. The class of ' 79 had unceasing ideas to break the monot- ony, allowing their mi ddle year to progress with fun and ease. Juniors Kim Huntley, Kelly Schoeph, Ann Stark, Ann Arend, Anne McCleneghen, and Jenny Morel expose their participation in Home- coming " Sock day. " Cindy Burget Debbie Butler Rhonda Butler Paul Buuck Terry Byer Mike Campos Chris Carter RickCartwright RoyCato Paula Cecil Shelba Chandler Angela Christ Greg Clark Barbara Clifford Carol Cllne Carol Cole Sandra Cole Cathy Collett Byron Collier MaryContadeluci Randy Cook Cindy Cottrell Darlene Creech Connie Curts Bruce Dafforn Debra Dahman Dean Dasher Jeff Davis Brian Dean Vicki DeGrandchamp Float Meetings Draw Juniors After collecting money, buying tissue paper, lumber, chicken wire and arousing the juniors, the middlemen tried to get an early start on the homecoming float. It took many confusing meetings for them to come up with an idea for the design of the float. Following the decision, the junior class gathered at Jenny Morel ' s house. Not only were the middlemen busy on their own creation, they frequently spied on the progress of the sopho- more and senior floats. But finally after many trips to the store for supplies and long hours in Morel ' s garage, the juniors had their finished product. Even though the float meetings ended, fun times and friendships were just starting. Juniors Cindy Burget, Ann Stark and Kim Huntley catch up on gossip while wiring tissues for the float. Carolyn Denney Michelle Denton Tim DeRoche Jeanette DeRose Julie Derrickson Howard Dillon Phil Doak Brenda Dowdell John Draper Theresa Dunbar Beth Ealing Threasa Early Juniors relay the message that the Trojans are at the top of the pedestal in their homecoming float. Jeff Eaton Alita Eldridge Tanya Eller Ken Eloph Becky Embury Candace Espich Gordon Esterline Karen Fadus Michael Fahlsing Darrell Fair Larry Fairchild Teresa Fairchild tvlichelle Feasby Jeff Fike Lisa Fincher Debbie Fisher Joel Fisher Cheryl Follis Geniene Ford Susan Frebel Bill Freygang Cathi Gage Tim Gage Julian Galvan Cathy Gatton Dennis Gensic Linda Georgi Tony Georgi Kathy Gier Tammy Giessler ReneeGladen Junior Bill Klug enjoys himself at a float meeting. Juniors — 119 Gilbert Gomez Sock and Shoe Day doesn ' t stop jun lor Susan Sheffer from going about her chemistry lab work. Julie Graney Chris Gray Janice Guhn Terri Guillaume Beth Gunkel Derrick Hall Patty Green ®f Bob Greenwood Susan Groh Homecoming Raises Junior Spirit The juniors ' eager involvement continued through Home- coming. The class of ' 79 enjoyed the different activities during spirit week and participated by dressing up in various outfits according to the special day, such as Dress-Up Day, Sock and Shoe Day, and Dress-Down Day. At the end of Homecoming Week, the juniors congregated outside in the parking lot to put the finishing touches on their float. In preparation for the grand parade and pep session, excitement rose among the juniors. Finally the middlemen ended the spirit-filled week at the victorious football game and disco dance that followed. Junior Susan Frebel joins in the fun of Homecoming Week on Hat Day. Bobby Hamilton Michele Harvey Kimberly Hatcher Crane Hearn r» !ark Heath Cyndi Herstad Chris Hewitt Tammy Hinton Susan Hobbs CIneryl Hoefelmeyer Karen Hoemig Chris Hogan Russ Holland Gwendolyn Jones Willie Jones Mark Kamphues Loree Kemp Becky Kimmel Karl Kline Juniors — 1 21 BillKlug KimKnolhoff Marti Koch Kim Kosiarek Greg Kowalenko Cathy Kratzert Crystal Kuhnke Kathy Kuzeff Kenneth Kuzeff Kim Kuzeff Bruce Lake Chris Landrlgan Greg Langston Tim Lankenau Bill Lawrence Kathy Lee Thomas Lehman Elizabeth Leon Dave Lesh Mark Lewis Craig Lichtsinn Jeff Lichtsinn Tammy Lipp Jeff Loucks The junior girls huddle together to plan the next play against the senior defense. Fighting Juniors Join Forces in Powderpuff The junior girls were anxious to show their talents on the football field. As one of the homecoming activities, everyone prepared for the powderpuff game. The juniors were coached by Mr. Willie Stubbs, and met every other afternoon at the baseball diamond. Working on offensive plays and defensive drills, the girls got assigned various positions. As the powder- puffers practiced the fundamentals of football, John Draper, Chuck Holt, and Karl Kline, oddly enough, rehearsed cheers to back up the girls. Nevertheless the seniors got a head start on the scoreboard and beat the junior powderpuffers. Stopping the action on the field, the lunior powderpuffers see if Kathy Kratzert is okay. Reversing the usual tradition, juniors John Draper, Karl Kline, and Chuck Holt cheer the girls on. Hoyt Lovell Terry Lytal Frank Mills Elisabet Mitrevski Brad Moody Jeff Moore Juniors — 1 23 Jennifer Morel Cheryl Morningstar Dan Mudrack Carole Munroe Steve Munson KirkMuri Greg Murphy Rhonda Myers Trudi Myers Angela Newell Robin Nichols Scott Nichols Janice Nickels 3renda Nusbaum Kim Nuttle CaryOdell Eric Ohmart Joe Olson Jeff Parker Dennis Parnin Rickie Parrish Vickie Parrish Terri Pebernat Maureen Perry Juniors Participate All-Around The junior class officers helped arouse participation among the middlemen. At the Penny Arcade the juniors raised money for future expenses by selling ice cream, having a lemonade stand, and a treasure chest booth. The class of ' 79 took action in helping fight muscular dystrophy by dancing in the dance-a- thon and being blood donors when the bloodmobile came to Elmhurst. Th y also became involved in the prom prepara- tions by decorating and selling tickets. The middlemen along with the class offi- cers were quick with action and partici- pation. Class Officers; Kim Huntley, secre tary treasurer; Kim Kosiarek, vice president; Jenny Morel, president; and Kathy Gier, social chairman, lead the luniors through their middle year at Elmhurst. Phil Peters Vern Peters Susan Peterson Terhe Pierce Bev Pitman Karen Poeppel w i Showing their dancing abilities, jun- iors Ann Arend and Galen Bailey win the dance contest. Cheryl Porter Bonita Powell Jeanette Ray Sue Reich Faith Reichle Denlse Reynolds Lloyd Reynolds Luvern Reynolds Dave Rhodus Juniors Ann Stark and Bill Lawrence collapse during a break at the dance- a-thon. Lisa Richard Susan Richard Steve Rietdorf Brenda Roberts Vicki Roberts Jim Robinson Joe Robinson Marianne Rodriguez Robert Roy Pat Russell Anthony Saylor Bruce Saylor Juniors — 1 25 Junior Teresa Fairchild takes time out from tennis practice to diligently sweep the court. Andy Smith Jeff Smith Joseph Smith Lisa Smth Tom Smith Todd Smyers Laura Smyser Marvin Smyser John Solga Jim Sonday Pam Sorgen Jacl Spear t 26 — Juniors Spring Flies by With Busy Juniors As the Spring sunshine set in, the juniors got out and about, becoming progressively busier with various activities. The big class of ' 79 junior-senior prom drew closer and many hours after school were spent fixing up and painting the decorations. In the meantime, the musical juniors ' efforts were focused toward the annual Jazz Festival. The courtyard was another busy spot during the sunny days, with those trying to catch a few rays, or playing frisbee, or just enjoying the long-awaited warmth. With the Spring came many banquets, receptions, and parties and some juniors we re recognized for their academic achievements at the Senior Honors Reception. Tina Travis, Paul Buuck, Kim Baade, and Byron Collier received the Tri- Kappa Awards for being the top 1 % of the junior class. Spring brought much activity and enthusiasm to the class of ' 79 along with anticipation for the coming fall. Being in the top 1% of the junior class, Byron Collier receives the Tri-Kappa Award. Juniors— 127 The rowdie middlemen |oin forces of school spirit to cheer the football team on to victory. High-Spirited Juniors Have Expectations The juniors became a close class while trudging through their second year at Elmhurst. This year ' s middlemen held spe- cial creativity and originality. As usual, the juniors planned the prom, but hoping to draw more people, they decided to have it at Elmhurst. They were also excited about moving into the new part of EHS, especially because they were to be the first senior class to enjoy the addition for a full year. Besides joining in the rowdiness of football and basketball games, having parties, and just plain having fun, the class of ' 79 also had to face the common " what to do after high school " problems. Through it all, the juniors stuck together looking forward to being the " King of the Mountain. " Juniors Julie Graney and Robin Mas- ters enjoy the food at the foreign lan- guage Christmas party. Richard Teusch Richard Thieme Evonne Thomas Dan Thorn Chris Till Becky Todoran Debbie Todoran Cynthia Topp Tina Travis Richard Turner Chris VanPelt Stephanie VanZile Vivian Veale William Vibbert Delores Vielhauer Sharon Wagner Lahapa Waiwaiole Dena Walker Exemplifying the typical juniors clowning around, Yvonne Berry, Vivian Veale, and Kim Hurley can ' t seem to stop cracking up. Jeri Yarbrough EnasioYbarra Sue Yoder Wes Yoder Roger York Karen Young Class of ' 7i is miglit) fee! Juniors — 1 29 ' m k m Spring had a slow beginning. Snow blanketed the ground when Spring flowers would have normally bloomed. As the snow melted, flooded roads, yards, and fields made for a lot of mushy experiences. Spring sports had to be slightly postponed, but there were baseball games, track, tennis, and golf nneets. This busy season also included the prom, recognition nights, the opening of the new part of the building, and graduation. Even with all the activity of Spring, almost everyone was preparing to end another phase of their lives and look toward something new . . . SUMMER! SPRING 130 — Spring As weather warms, trees begin budding. Anticipating the prom, junior Jeff Eaton gets fitted for a tuxedo at Russell ' s Formal Wear. Using all his might, junior Jody Fisher bench presses 310 pounds. During a quiet spring day, the sun shines down on a peaceful place in the park. Spring — 131 Expressions of Creativity Expression was the key to creativity, as many art and photography students dis- covered. Underneath all the paint and behind the faces, there lay a special feel- ing which words alone could not express. Painting, drawing, and sculpting were among the many different styles of art taught this year. All of these required time, concentration, and most of all, pre- cision. Stagecraft was another aspect of art where students built backdrops and props for school plays and activities. Photography students took pictures of fellow classmates and the Fort Wayne area. They worked with special effects in order to gain a better understanding of photography. After having completed this course, some stu ' dents joined the Advance and Aniibrum staffs where they applied their newly acquired skills. Thanks to the art and photography classes the school has profited in many ways. Students involved in these subjects have added creativity to the halls and cafeteria of EHS by displaying their vari- ous artwork. Juniors Richard Teusch and Enus Ybarra concen- trate on transforming a simple sketch into a work of art. Focusing plays an important part in the quality of final prints, as junior Mike Fahlsing discovers in Mr. Goss ' photography class. Demonstrating the use of a dark bag, senior Sue Smith makes preparations to roll film onto develop- ing reels. Sophomore Brian Lichtsinn, stagecraft student, lends a helping hand in the preparation of the annual play. Sophomore Joanie Byrne realizes that puzzles are not as easy to conquer as they seem. Junior Cindy Beckstedt listens to instruction while crocheting an afghan in needlecraft class. Mr. Donald Mahlan of Knake and Mahlan Associ- ates stresses conflicting points of buying a home as he addresses housing students. Juniors Garrett Alexander and Mark Maxwell care- fully cut material for their sewing project. Learning to Cope Learning more about people and dis- covering how to best cope with the frus- trations that may arise in life are major parts of the home economics depart- ment. Home economics is usually con- nected with cooking and sewing, but at EHS it also includes human develop- ment, needlecraft, housing, and con- sumer action. Exciting classes were hard to come by, but students found consumer action to be a fun and interesting class. Consisting mainly of juniors and seniors, the class spent most of its time reviewing films, listening to guest speakers and going on field trips. Students found themselves fascinated by the annual field trip to the Eizey-Dickey-Haggard Funeral Home where they were shown the different pro- cedures that must be followed by the mortician. Imagination became a part of the housing class as students constructed various dreamhouses that were imagi- narily put up for sale. One home created by seniors Dana McCormick, Kelly Sims, Mari Crago, and Judy Buell is selling in Alaska on a secluded iceberg, complete with a corral of penguins. A shopping center is only a few icebergs away. Its owner, Wally Walrus, is managing sales. Human development unde rtook the obligation of answering students ' ques- tions and sharing others ' opinions con- cerning child care and marital relation- ships. From one strand of yarn came colorful hats, scarves, slippers, and potholders. Those projects were produced by the beginning needlecraft classes, who also learned the basics of needlepoint and crocheting. Advanced students spent many hours creating more difficult items such as quilts, hooked rugs, and appli- ques. They were able to save money by making their own gifts and, in some cases, made money by selling their pro- jects. With the variety of courses offered in the home economics department, stu- dents gained knowledge as well as expe- rience needed to deal with life. Home Economics — 35 OAUW Sophomores Marie Elena Lyon and Mark Hunter curiously examine a cow ' s heart that was specially preserved for the use of Mr. Carter Lohr ' s advanced biology classes. As a part of an advanced biology project, sopho- more Bruce Thompson examines the detailed fea- tures of a fetal pig. 1 36 — Science Experiments Prove Successfu Science classes tended to break up the monotony of an average day as students ventured from mixing chemicals and dis- secting fetal pigs to computing human horsepow er after running stairs. Field trips were taken to places like the Wayne Planetarium to study astrology, Hodell Acres to obtain pond water samples, and Lindenwood Conservation Park to observe plant life. Experimenting and researching differ- ent environments were the basic goals of the science department. It offered a wide variety of classes consisting of chemis- try, physics, advanced biology, physical science, ecology, advanced chemistry, and earth science. Most students were able to find at least one area that appealed to them. Juniors Kathy Kuzeff and Beth Leon accurately measure the temperature of acetamide. Students in Mr. Ethan Gwaltney ' s physics class pre- pare to hand in their exam papers. Science — 137 Sophomore Tammie Waggoner, sen- ior Pam Riecke and sophomore Lesle j | Sheffer smile at the home crowd while performing an exciting routine. Senior Barb Bracht concentrates intensely on her routine during half- time. Pom Pons: Front — Mary McCombs, Pam Riecke, Mary Hudelson, Grace Cole, Shelley Bradtmiller. Row 2 — Tammie Waggoner, Teresa Fairchild, Jody Correll, Susan Girod, Jackie Perry, Andrea Hollowell, Tammi Gal- lops. Back — Daria Taper, Terry Guillaume, Ann Springer, Renee Fin- ley, Renee Schroeder, Terri Pierce, Susie Bash, Connie Culpepper, Brenda Nusbaum, Terri Pebernat. ! 38 — Drill Team Drill Team Steps Into Beat " One, two, three, four . . . That ' s not right! DO IT AGAIN! " Long tiresome practices, cold rainy nights, and an occa- sional run in their hose helped unify the drill team. The squad consisted of the pom pons and flags. During the fall, they tantalized their audiences with routines to " Rocky " and " The Way of the World. " During the winter, the spectators were entertained with skits to " Irish Eyes " and " The Fifth of Beethoven. " The drill team ' s time and effort helped improve participation and school spirit. Senior Kim Burry, backed up by juniors Vicki Barber and Kathy Lee, holds the American flag during the " National Anthem. " Flags: Front — Kim Burry, Kathy Murray, Roxi Myers, Barb Bracht, Kathy Stanley, Tina Bowen, Sue Smith, Gina LoCastro, Vicki Hamm. Back — Lois McCombs, Kathy Kuzeff, Vivian Veale, Kim Hurley, Carol Maurer, Penny Johnson, Cindy Yerrick. Drill Team— 139 OEA: Front — Terry Whittenberger, Chen Waggoner, Cynthia Eldridge. Row 2 — Mary Thompson, Pamela Connett, Sheri Meredith. Row 3 — Kathy Kowalenko, Janet Wilson, Becky Cummings, Mr. Arland Rein- hard. Back — Shirley Pine, Cheryl Medsker. Senior Kevin Wittwer takes an order while working at Char-King. DECA Juniors: Front — Teresa Miller, Cathy Collett, Toni Mentzer, Angle Christ, Karen Batton, Brenda Nusbaum, Barb Clifford, Glenda Beltz. Row 2 — Janice Guhn, Terri Guillaume, Vicki DeGrandchamp, Ter- rie Pierce, Shelby Chandler, Linda Bulmahn, Theresa Dunbar. Row 3 — Cindy Cottrell, Cindy Hughes, Donna Marcum, Jerome Bostic, Denise Anderson, Charles Buckhanon, Renee Finley, Richard Parrish. Back — Tim Wright, Louis Saylor, Bruce Baylor. 140 — O.E.A. andD.E.C.A. Students Work for a Living Senior Mark Mullen prepares to load a radial arm saw into a customer ' s car. What is DECA? What ' s COE? What ' s OEA? Many students have no idea what those initials mean. Some may think it ' s a secret code, while others might con- sider it to be a new language. To set mat- ters straight, Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA), Cooperative Office Education (COE), and Office Edu- cation Association (OEA) are all busi- ness-related organizations and classes. DECA, a required club for all students taking Distributive Education, sent many students to leadership contests. Stu- dents brought back trophies and awards, including junior Karen Batton for ad lay- outs and marketing distribution tests, and senior Patty Lee for apparel accesso- ries. Senior Jeff Roby received the award for DE District Student of the Year, which allowed him to be in the national compe- tition. The club helped students become familiar with retail commerce and adjusted them to the business world. COE acquainted students with office work. It allowed the students to become familiar with the business world and how it operated. OEA was a required club for all students taking COE. Like COE, OEA aided the student in associating and adapting to the business-minded world. DECA Seniors: Front — Steve Ester- son, Margie Flint, Sally Engle, Betty Mundt, Linda Quickery, Terri Davis, Patty Lee, Ron Hill. Row 2 — Kevin Blum, Caria Slagle, Sharon Schmidt, Dorothy Felger, Carol Lockwood, Sue Smith, Jeanine Russell, Mike Starks, Tim Hans. Back — Kevin Wittwer, Ken Roberts, Millard Hunter, Mark Mullen, Warren Howard. O.E.A. andD.E.C.A.— 141 We May Never . " Give me a T . . . Give me an R . . . Give me a J . oops! " Flag girl Tina Bowen successfully stirs up a cheer from the band. Her school spirit alvi ays managed to cover up her perfectly timed mistakes. ' ' " SW9(y« utlS way " powderpuffers and steafe 50 yards for a senior touchdown Never again would they end a summer by walking into an Elmhurst classroom. For the class of 1978 the next summer would fade into the less carefree days of adulthood. So the day the doors opened for the start of school, every senior knew that this year would be different. It had to be . . . It was to be the last. Maybe it was this fact that accounted for parties lasting until early morning, the unusually well-played powderpuff game, an increase in the lunch line at McDonald ' s, a float that actually stayed in one piece and wasn ' t laughed at, and a pick-up in the participation of class activities. Even those seniors who viewed school with the attitude of " Thank God it ' s finally over! " couldn ' t help but feel the change, and they also became a part of the difference. This year also brought with it the seniors ' anticipation of the future. For the first time they would be making decisions that would affect the rest of their lives and not just the ordinary " What ' ta we gonna do this weekend? " type thing. All of these thoughts came together and made the senior class want to squeeze every possible bit of laughter out of their last year at Elmhurst. But they knew it was inevitable . . . They would never pass this way again. Helplessly standing by, Kathy Stanley and Kim Burry watch as teammate Sylvia Perez tries one of their most exotic shots — an overthe-head, off- theground, pretzel spin. 1 42 — Seniors Rufnor has it that Ripley ' s Believe It or Not was on haffd for the unveiling of the senior float. After last year ' s attempt at a helmet, the senior class worked hard and their finished product was a definite success! Like Columbus in the olden days We must gather all our courage. Sail our ship out on the open sea, Cast away our fears and all the years will come and go . . . And take us up . . . always up So we wanna laugh while the laughin ' is easy, we wanna cry if it makes it worthwhile cause . . . Wemay never pass this way again . . . . . . Seals and Crofts " Scattered pictures of the times we left behind. " A poster used to brighten up the Homecoming festivities and represent the senior class lies drying on the ground. Pass This Way Again Seniors — 143 JIM ALMOND — Football 1; Baseball 1,2,3; Letter- men ' s Club 1, 2, 3; Wrestling 1,2 DENISE ANDERSON PAUL ARNOLD — AFS 2 DEBBIE ATKINSON DARCY AUTENRIETH — Jazz Band II, 2, 3; Choir 2, 3; AFS 1; Jazz Band 111; Powderpuff 3; Concert Bandl, 2, 3; Campus Life 3 BRIAN BARBER — Jazz Band 11,2, 3; Concert Band 1, 2, 3; Jazz Band II 1 MARK BARNES JOHN BARNETT DON BARTELT m Ed Beck shows his friends that home- coming week can really take a lot out of a person ... or maybe it ' s just that he ' s tired from throwing his paper airplanes. Adding a personal touch, Jana Beau- chot signs her name to one of the many homecoming posters. " You going to Parkisons ' tonight to work on the float? " " Yeah, we can teepee Bracht ' s since she lives right down the street. " " The senior hall looks really hep, but who left all the paint out? " " I don ' t believe you wore that! Since when did you get all this school spirit? " " Hey, I hear there ' s a big party at Murrays ' after the dance! " Somewhere in the midst of sociology tests, SAT ' s, work, foot- ball practice and government class, there was a homecoming week. It was the one, glorious week when weird clothes and unusual behavior could be accounted for. Surprisingly enough, the class of ' 78 really did take it to the limit (well almost)! Nab- bing the best float award and decorating their hall to perfection wereonly a few ways . . . senior spirit was everywhere. The seniors (with the help of the Park- isons) really put a lot into their float. A lot of work, that is . . . but plenty of fun was included. Takin ' It to the Limit Judy Duehmig finds that even home- coming week doesn ' t stop schoolwork as she looks for the right negative in photography class. Get in line . . . shh , . . hurry up, it ' s freezing . . . Half-time could really be a drag. Yet, some 40 seniors dedi- cated themselves to helping produce an award-winning show. JANA BEAUCHOT — Office Worker 3; Cheerleader 1 , 2; Diamond Devils 1 , 2, 3; Powderpuff 3; Prom Court 2; Homecoming Court 3 ED BECK — Advance 2; Photo Editor 3 SHARI BENSON CUY BISHOP DONNA BLACK ROGER BLAINE ROBIN BLEIFELD DEBBIE BLOEMKER KEVIN BLUM Seniors — 1 45 WHICH END IS UP? All across the nation millions of sen- iors are struck without mercy. The first signs are easy to spot; hands shake and eyes glaze at the sight of application forms, SAT scores, financial aid forms and scholarship deadlines. How many announcements or senior pictures to order along with caps and gowns were the follow up signs. The patients tend to live, but senior year can be a nerve wracking experience. If a person didn ' t have a big brother, MELINDA BOHRER ROBERT BOLLENBACHER sister, or parent that went to college these things could really be a hassle. Many seniors found Guidance Counselor Douglass Spencer a good substitute fam- ily member, sharing with him their ques- tions and future plans. For some seniors this was to be the end of school related activities. Their decisions of whether or not to move out of the house, what type of work to look for, how much room and board to pay parents and the possibilities of marriage were also things to think about. With all these questions, fears and doubts the senior class became united. United in the fact that although everyone was different, each person was in the same boat . . . trying to decide which end was up! SUE BONAR GREG BONSIB — Jazz Band II 1; Cross Country 1; Orchestra 1, 2, 3; Forum Club 2, 3; National Foren- sic League 2, 3 AFS Exchange Student 3; CLEMENCE BOULLIE Powderpuff 3 TINA BOWEN — Drill Team 2, 3; Powderpuff 2, 3 ROBERT BOWLBY BARB BRACHT — Drill Team 1, 2, 3; Flags 2, 3 Co- Captain 2; Service Worker 3; Diamond Devils 1, 2, President 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Campus Life 2, 3; Trojan Takedowns 3 KATHY BRADTMILLER — Basketball 1; Powder- puff 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 2, 3 SHELLEY BRADTMILLER — AFS 2; Drill Team 1, Co-Captain 2, 3; Basketball 1, 2, 3; Diamond Devils 1, 2, 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Trojan Takedowns 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 1 , 2, 3 MATT BRANNING — Football 1, 2; Jazz Band II 1, 2; Concert Band 1, 2, 3; Campus Life 2; Letter- men ' s Club 1, 2, 3; Wrestling 1, 2, 3 BRUCE BRAUN ROGER BREMER PATRICIA BRIGHT — Drill Team 2 DAVID BROOKS TAMMY BROOKS — Powderpuff 2, 3 GREG BROWN — Football 1; Baseball 1, 2, 3, Most Improved Player 2; Lettermen ' s Club 1 , 2, 3 PATRICIA BROWNING KIRK BRUNS JUDY BUELL JANET BURKE KIM BURRY — Homecoming Court 1; Campus Life 1, 2, 3; Choir 1; AFS 1; Drill Team 1, 2, 3, Flags 2, Captain 3; Student Council 1, 2, 3, Vice-President 3; Aniibrum 3; Class Social Chairman 1, 2; Powder- puff 2, 3; Tennis 1, 2, 3; Forum Club 1; National Forensic League 1 , 2, 3; Red Cross Volunteer 2 Seniorhood arrives complete with truckloads of assorted doubts and plans for the future. For Shelley Bradtmiller, Mike Starks, Brian Bar- tser and Linda Myers it ' s not so hard to imagine where their interests might lead. Check It Out! Footsteps Worth Following czrf JoiLcn of CLai-i " Nabbing the big stuff " is exactly what the seniors involved in the area of fine arts did. Combining a lot of time with tal- ent members of the class of ' 78 brought recognition to Elmhurst and to them- selves which will be hard to surpass. Not only did Brian Barber, Dave Nelson, Tim Gaskill and Mike Sorg nab 15 soloist awards during numerous jazz festivals, but they also wrote many of their own charts. Their " combo " definitely played the biggest part in maintaining the Elm- hurst notoriety for great jazz sounds. In art, Cindy LeMaster, Connie Shaw, Pam Sills and Sue Smith all fared excep- tionally well in the National Scholastic Art Awards contest; works of both Cindy ' s and Connie ' s were sent to New York for national judging. Cindy ' s work also won 2 out of 3 nominations for the Kodak Medallion of Excellence. Needless to say, the experience of these seniors will be sorely missed. If there was one area in which the sen- ior class seemed to dominate it would, without a doubt, be that of leadership. When seniors were asked which mem- bers of their class had exercised out- standing leadership qualities during all three years, they amazingly chose a list consisting of all girls! For three years female class officers reigned. President Mary McCombs, Vice President Joan Landrigan, Social Chairman Colleen Tonn and Secretary Kathy Stanley Rap-Up? Dave (Hard Bob Smith) Nelson adds his own touch of class to the Band ' s Penny Arcade booth. Words said in a certain tone, phrases that have ten meanings and expressions that only a few understand — every class is symbolized by them. Remember say- ing .. . ah, blow it off . . . hey, well my fault. . . that ' s fer sure . . .I ' m mellow . . . scrod . . . hunk . . . your loss . . . fox . . . that test was a bummer . . . goot-one . . .? Athletes ' Corner Though junior prospects seemed to dominate most of the athletic teams, there were many seniors whose sports- manship, dedication and leadership were a definite plus. Three members of the senior class did, however, gain much recognition through their undeniable tal- ents. Domingo Garcia ' s football abilities won him a spot on the All-City SAC team. As a junior, Mike Starks ran his way straight to state where he placed 7th in the 440. Last, but surely not least. Matt Branning ' s three year wrestling record of 55 wins and only 5 losses took him to the state tourney where he placed fourth. headed the senior class, organizing the sale of tee-shirts, a penny arcade booth and spring activities. Captain of the drill team, Mary Hudelson, helped put together an outstanding band season, along with working in student council. Organizing the Penny Arcade and home- coming dance gave Kim Burry the expe- rience needed to direct student council as vice president. Grace Cole also added her abilities by heading the Afro-Ameri- can Club and working in student Council. T.G.I.F. For some reason the bell that rang at 2:35 on Friday always sounded sweeter than any other. Probably because it sym- bolized a whole weekend to let loose, and if there was anyone who knew how to let loose it was a senior. Movies were a com- mon weekend activity, with many of them being a big influence on high school trends. Seniors chose movies such as " Saturday Night Fever, " " Rocky, " Star Wars, " " The Good-Bye Girl, " and " Oh God " as both entertaining and enlighten- ing. Basketball games followed by Pizza Hut, Wendy ' s, Macky D ' s or Atz ' s were also a big part of senior weekend life. Pri- vate parties, catching up on ZZZ ' s, shop- ping, cruising, or even homework all ranked high with the senior class. Week- ends were, without a doubt, for letting loose in whatever way kids chose. Looking Back Fashion trends seemed to move so fast that almost anything, as long as it was coordinated, was acceptable. There were a few items, however, that generally everyone agreed were typical of the mid- dle seventies. Painter pants, gauchos (definitely with boots), cowl neck sweat- ers, stick pins, clogs, and ski jackets top- ped the list. Of course, jeans and track shoes were still a big part of high school fashion. 1 48 — Seniors CINDY CADE — DECA 2 VI NCE CAMPBELL — Jazz Band 1 1 1 ; Concert Band 1 J ESSE CAMPOS DONALD CARRION BETH CASTEEL GRACE COLE — DECA 2; Drill Team 1, 2, 3, Co- Captain 2, 3; Afro-American Club President 3; Prom Court 2; Homecoming Queen 3; Homecom- ing Court 1, 2, 3 PAM COLLIER PAM CONNETT — Jazz Band 11,2; Jazz Band II 2; OEA 3; Concert Band 1,2 ANDREW CONRAD — School Play 1, 3; Orchestra 1,2 RHONDA CONTRERAZ DERRICK COX BRIAN COYLE — Baseball Manager 1; Cheerleader 2; Aniibrum 2, 3; Campus Life 1, 2, 3; Advance 3 MAR I CRAGO BETH CREASON BECKY CUMMINGS — Gymnastics 1, 2; OEA 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 1 , 2 JANICE DAVIS TERRI DAVIS — DECA 2, 3; Vice-President 3; Pow- derpuff 2; Prom Court 2; Homecoming Court 3 DERRICK DEBRUCE — Student Council 1, 2; Foot- bain,2,3 DOUG DEFAY — Jazz Band II 3 WILLIAM DEHAVEN — Projectionist 1; Track 1; Lettermen ' s Club 1 Although they wouldn ' t make the cover of Vogue magazine, models Michelle Quinn, Kim Burry, Mark Mullen, Mary Hudelson and Syd Hutner do a good job displaying high school fashions. Is it punch yet? Judy Goshorn and Lise D uemling graciously accept the job of filling the punch bowl during the journalism Christmas party. " I sure could get into sleeping until noon for a change. " " I need a break to catch up on some of this homework. " " Yeh, senior year is a lot of extra work, I could use a few days to just get my stuff together. " " Well . . . maybe it ' ll snow tomorrow. " Snow it did . . . for three straight days, leaving everyone without a four wheel drive or snowmobile stranded for almost two weeks. What did members of the senior class do without a means of transportation? Some of them caught up on ZZ ' s, ate a lot, or just took it easy. Many of them took care of the little things that there just wasn ' t enough time to do before; writing colleges, cleaning under the bed, or sending grandparents a letter. Apparently, a lot of them took the snow break as a good chance to update home work because 69 seniors managed to take their class to the top of the first semester honor roll list. Even though being stuck at home for two weeks wasn ' t rated high on any " fun " list, seniors agreed that the " Blizzard of ' 78 " gave them a very needed break. Blizzar NANCY DENNIE — Choir 2, 3; AFS 2; Trojan Sing ers3 RAY DICKEY — Jazz Band I 2; Jazz Band II 2; Con cert Band 1, 2, 3; Orchestra 1; Student Council 1 2, 3; Basketball 1 JOHNDIDIER JANEEN DIERKES - . BRENDA DOWDELL DELILAH DUCK — Media Worker 1 JUDY DUEHMIG — Track 1 LISE DUEMLING — AFS 1, 2, 3; School Play 3; Cheerleader 1 , 2; Advance 1 , 2, Editor 3; Quill and Scroll 3; Diamond Devils 1, 2, 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Trojan Takedowns 1, 3; DAR Best Citizen DEANNA DUGUID — Office Worker 2; Drill Team 1 , 2, 3, Flags 2. 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Concert Band 2; Tennis 1,2 MARK EITMAN — Choir 1, 2; AFS 3; Trojan Sing ers 2, 3 JAMES EMMONS SALLY ENGLE — DECA 3; Campus Life 2, 3; Bas ketball Managers STEVE ESTERSON — School Play 2, 3 MARK FEASBY DOROTHY FELGER — DECA 3; Office Worker 2 TERRY FELGER 1 50 — Seniors LOIS RLCHAK — Powderpuff 2, 3 RENEE FINLEY — DECA 3; Drill Team 3; Afro- American Club 3 REX FISHER MARGIE FLINT CINDY FLOTOW— DECA 3 JOE FLOTOW MIKE FORKERT — AFS 2; Track 1 ANDY FOWLKES — Football 2, 3; Wrestling 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 2, 3 RON FOX JIM FRANKEWICH — Football 2, 3; Wrestling 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 2, 3 DAVID FREBEL — Football 1, 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 2, 3 RHODA FREEMAN — Basketball 1, 2; Powderpuff 1, 2; Tennis 1, 2; Lettermen ' s Club 2, 3; Trojan Takedowns 1 , 2 Lunchtime ... a great break from the wear and tear of the day, espe- cially when shared with friends. Pam Riecke proves this point as she chats with Judy Goshorn, Gina LoCastro and Mark Eitman. Photo Editor Ed Beck pushes his luck a bit too far when he tries telling the staff that their pictures weren ' t devel- oped . . . yet! Mark Mullen gladly hurries Ed along while Syd Hutner cheers him on. Seniors — 151 When Seniors Partv VIOLET GAHAM DOMINGO GARCIA — Football 1, 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 1,2, 3 TIM GASKILL — Jazz Band I 2, 3; Concert Band 1, 2,3 JOHN GAYDAY MIKE GETZ — Cross Country 1, 2, 3; Track 1, 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 2, 3 VICTORIA GONZALES JUDY GOSHORN — Drill Team 1; Y-Teens 1, 2, 3, President 2; Orchestra 1 , 2, 3; Advance 3; Powder- puff 3 PATRICIA GRAY LOUIS GUREFSKY VICKIE HAMM — AFS 1; Drill Team 2, 3, Flags Captain 3; Student Council 3; Anlibrum 2, 3; Track 2; Diamond Devils 2; Powderpuff 2, 3; Orchestra 1, 2,3; Lettermen ' s Club 3 RON HANES— Football 1,3; Lettermen ' s Club 3 TIM HANS 1 52 — Seniors Spending time on the ski slopes is one way to forget the sound of school bells. Sue Smith and a friend take advantage of the weekend. riicY ' V For most people Friday night means letting loose for two entire days. Seniors are no exception to this rule. Their reali- zation of high school days finally coming to an end has taught them, not only to enjoy their weekends, but to even take pleasure in a lot of things that go on dur- ing the five, long, school days. Seniors take things as they come and usually turn them into a good time, no matter where they are or what they ' re doing. They strive to make as many good mem- ories as possible . . . memories to enjoy in the future. Because of this, they party a lot. And when they do party . . . they party hearty! Working hard on one of the more time consuming activities of Homecom- ing, Cindy LeMaster finishes painting a poster. DAVE HART — Concert Band 1 , 3; Orchestra 1 , 2 SCOTT HELLER DAN HENDERSON — Football 1,2, 3; Basketball 1, 2, 3; Track 1,2,3; Lettermen ' s Club 1 , 2, 3 ROBERT HERMES GREG HEWITT JEFF HEWITT RONALD HILL — Student Council 2, President 3; Football 1 , 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 1 , 2, 3 LORI HILTY CHERYL HOBBS — Jazz Band 1, 2; AFS 1 , 2, 3; Student Council 1; Concert Band 1, 2, 3; Orchestra 1 NICK HOGAN MARYHOLLEY ROBERT HOOD Seniors — 1 53 Expressing a little individuality, Ray- mond Dickey displays a tee-shirt inscribed with his bandroom name. Getting away from a busy day, Sharon Schmidt enjoys some time alone at Pizza Hut. Just Want to Be. After a long, hard day at the books fol- lowed with some type of after-school activity and then homework, it was some- times impossible to smile, let alone find communication enjoyable. It was these times when one could really get into jumping in the shower, grabbing the Doritos and spending some time alone to just mellow out. With the 1,000 little things seniors had to take care of and the " busy " weekends they enjoyed, it wasn ' t hard to relate to some time alone. All by Myself GEORGE HOOVER WARREN HOWARD — DECA 2, 3 MARY HUDELSON — AFS 1; Drill Team 1, 2, Cap- tain 3; Gymnastics 1, 2, 3; Track 1; Powderpuff 2; Campus Lite 2; Lettermen ' s Club 1, 2, 3; Home- coming Court 1; Class Vice-President 1, President 2; DECA 2; Student Council 1 , 2, 3 MILLARD HUNTER — DECA 2, 3 SYD HUTNER — AFS 1; Forum Club 1, 2; National Forensic League 1, 2, 3; Quill and Scroll 2, 3; Aniib- rum 2, Co- Editor 3 PAULJARJOUR CATHY JAUREGUI — Powderpuff 2, 3; Office Worker 2 CAROLE JOHNSON — Powderpuff 2, 3 RALPH JOHNSON TOM JOHNSON — Wrestling 2, 3 BILL JONES — Football 1,2 DEBBIE KEENER TIM KELLEY — Jazz Band 111,2; Wrestling 1; Con- cert Band 1,2,3; Drum Major 3 RUTH KERNS JANET KNOX BRETT KNUTH — Cross Country 1, 2, 3; Track 1, 3 KATHY KOWALENKO — OEA 3 JEFF KRAMER JOAN LANDRIGAN — Student Council 1, 2, 3; AnIibrum 2, Co-Editor 3; Quill and Scroll 2, 3; Dia- mond Devils 1, 2, 3; Forum Club 1,2; National For- ensic League 2, 3; Campus Life 1; Class Vice-Presi- dent 2, 3; Notre Dame Junior of Year 2 MIKE LANGSTON SenioFS — 155 Senior Involvement Is Everywhere Once senior year rolled around, the class of ' 78 sensed its role of leadership. They realized that they wouldn ' t ever be a part of high school activities again. For these reasons, seniors became heavily involved in almost every event. Because of sen- ior spirit. Homecoming, Penny Arcade, volleyball tournaments " , and dances were all exciting. Seniors helped organize many charitable events which included all areas of the school: where there was fun, where there was work, and where there was a chance to help the community . . . Senior involvement was truly everywhere. Lending a hand to help the less fortu- nate, members of the Afro-American Club, Grace Cole and Denise Griggs, award Miss Virginia a personalized apron. PATTY LEE — DECA 2, President 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Campus Life 2, 3 STEVE LEHMAN — Basketball 1, 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 3 ANN LEHNER — Orchestra 1 : Aniibrum 2, 3 CINDY LEMASTER — AFS 1, 2, 3; Student Council 1, 3; Concert Band 1, 2; Jazz Band II 1; AnIibrum 3; Quill and Scroll; Diamond Devils 1, 2, 3; Campus Life 1, 2; Advance 2; National Merit Commended Scholar ERIC LEON THEA LEVINE — School Play 3 HAROLD LICHTSINN 1 56 — Seniors LEONARD MARKS ANITA MARTIN — Concert Band 1 PENNY LIPP REGINA LOCASTRO — Oflice Worker 3; Track 2, 3; Diamond Devils 1 , 2; Powderpuff 3; Drill Team 1 , 2, 3; Flag Co-Captain 2 CAROL LOCKWOOD — DECA 2, 3; Aniibrum 2; Attendance Worker 2 GEORGE LOWERY JACKI LYON — Aniibrum 3 DUANE MABEE — Choir 2, 3; Trojan Singers 2, 3 LIZ MACIAS — Homecoming Court 1; Student Council 1 ; Otf ice Worker 2 Adding their own touch to the Christ- mas program, Joan Landrigan and Sylvia Perez model gag gifts as junior Jef-f Eaton shares in amazement. Members of J. Dewey Funk, Lise While learning the " spank, " Mary Duemling, Brian Barber, and Dave McCombs, Grace Cole and Shelley Nelson, add a new dimension to the Bradtmiller raise funds at the M.D. Penny Arcade. Dance-athon. Seniors — 157 " It was so relaxing to lie on the beach, or even hit the discos, and just totally eliminate the idea of floods, blizzards, and homework from my mind. " — Cindy LeMaster Summer Breeze Makes Seniors Feel Fine BARRY MARTIN LINN MARTIN — Booster Bunnies 1, 2, 3; Trojan Tracksters 1; Girls ' Basketball Manager 2; Powder- puff 2, 3; Attendance Worker 3; Lettermen ' s Club SERGIO MARTINEZ PATRICK MASSON — Media Worker 2, 3 KATHY MAURER — Choir 2; Drill Team 2; Powder- puff 2; Campus Life 2 MIKE MAYS — Wrestling 1,2 MARY MCCOMBS — Drill Team 2, 3, Teaching Captain 3; Student Council 1, 2, 3; Gymnastics 1, 2, 3; Cheerleader 1; Powderpuff 2, 3; Class Presi- dent 1, 3, Secretary-Treasurer 2 RANDY MCCOMBS DANA MCCORMICK KIM MCCORMICK CHERYL MEDSKER — Choir 1; AFS 1; OEA 3; Homecoming Court 3; Prom Court 2 BRUCE MERCER SHERI MEREDITH CHARLES MILLER — Jazz Band II 1; Concert Band 1; Advance 1, 2, 3 MARCIA MILLER — Gymnastics 2; Forum Club 3 KEVIN MORNINGSTAR RANDY MORRISON — Football 1, 2, 3; Letter- men ' s Club 2, 3; Wrestling 1 JIM MOYER MARK MULLEN — DECA 3; Advance 2, 3; Quill and Scroll 2, 3 BETTY MUNDT MARK MURI — Cross Country 1,2,3; Track 1 PATTY MURPHY — Powderpuff 3 KATHY MURRAY — AFS 1; Gymnastics 1, 2, 3; Diamond Devils 1; Powderpuff 2, 3; Concert Band 1,3; Drill Team 2, 3 DAVE MURRAY — Jazz Band I 2, 3; Concert Band 1, 2, 3; Tennis 1; Campus Life 1, 2, 3 158 — Seniors After being excluded from outdoor activities because of blizzards and floods, seniors found the coming of Spring a very needed change of pace. Warmer weather brought added energy " and motivation, but more importantly it brought Spring vacation! Being a senior had a very big advan- tage when Spring of ' 78 rolled around . . . " But Mom and Dad, it ' s my last year with these guys. Can ' t we please take the car to Florida? " Parents were somewhat lenient as a lot of seniors got to visit Dis- ney World, Silver Springs, and Cypress Gardens. Many other seniors spent spring break checking out prospective colleges, while still other not so lucky ones spent their time working. Whatever they did, and wherever they did it, the summer breeze couldn ' t help but make seniors feel fine. Using spring break as a chance to get away, Kari Rietdorf and a friend soak up some Florida sunshine. Slightly behind schedule, Mark Mul- len catches some sun while disman- tling the courtyard Christmas tree. Preparing for the Jazz Festival, Andrew Kettler, junior Vicki Barber, Dave Nelson and Matt Branning restr- ing Dave ' s bass. Seniors — 1 59 LINDA MYERS — Drill Team 2; Bas- ketball 1 ROXANNE MYERS — Drill Team 2, 3; Diamond Devils 2; Powderpuff 3 DAVE NELSON — Jaz Band II 1,2; Jazz Band I 2, 3; Concert Band 1, 2, 3; Cross Country 1 ; Campus Life 1 , 2, 3 JIM NELSON — Advance 1, 2, 3; Quill and Scroll 2, 3; Forum Club 1 , 2; Campus Life 3 GREG NEWHARD STUART NORTON — Baseball 1, 2; Campus Life 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 1, 2, 3; Tennis 1; Wrestling 1, 2, 3; Powderpuff Cheerleader 2 DARLENE NOWLIN JAMES OMO BILL PANYARD — Student Council 1 , 2, 3; Cheerleader 2; Campus Life 1 , 2,3 Being a friend to those with muscular dystrophy, Terri Whittenberger enjoys herself while raising money at the M.D. Dance-a-thon. Seniors will remember the sharing of emotions. Dawn Rider expresses feel- ings of disbelief at one of her sociol- ogy speakers. Scratching the Surface " Who can write about friendship and truly do justice to it? " Surely not I, and probably not Hemingway either. Friend- ship is an overwhelming subject, one that is expressed through the heart, not words. The dictionary defines friendship as being a mutual regard cherished by kin- dred minds. That ' s a nice way of putting it, but it really doesn ' t scratch the sur- face. Friendship, true friendship, is one of the deepest forms of love, for it is the basis of all love. The sharing of all feel- ings and affections between friends adds so much to life, a special spark and glow that brightens one ' s existence. In true friendships, that spark will turn into a flame that will never flicker. It is such a warm feeling to have someone close, and to understand each other beyond any set limits. Joseph Parry, in his poem " New Friends and Old Friends, " says that friendship never knows decay; as it ages it simply will mellow and refine. — by Mary Hudelson Taking some quiet time out on the sidelines, Joan Landrigan supports the Trojan baseball team by attending a home game. MARTI PARIS — Choir 1,3 RANDY PARKER — Golf 1 SARAH PARKISON — AFS 2, 3 ; Jazz Band II 2; Diamond Devils 3; Concert Band 1, 2, 3; Campus Life 3; Trojan Takedowns 3 DAVID PARNIN — Football 1, 2 NORMA PARRA DAVE PATRICK — Tennis 1, 2, 3; Lettermen ' sClubS JAMES PATTERSON DEBBIE PAUL — Choir 1; Media Worker 1 ; Powderpuff 2, 3 SYLVIA PEREZ — AFS 1; Student Council 2, 3; Track 1; Attendance Worker 2; Homecoming Court 2, 3; Prom Queen 2 MARK PERKINS CHERYL PERRY — Volleyball 1, 2, 3; Basketball 1, 3; Track 2; Diamond Devils 1, 3; Campus Life 2, 3; Trojan Takedowns 3; Lettermen ' s Club 2, 3 KIM PERRY — Student Council 1, 3; Volleyball 1, 2, 3; Track 1, 2, 3 Seniors — 161 JEFF PETERSON SHIRLEY PINE — Basketball 1 ; Track 1, 2; Powderpuff 2, 3; Campus Life 1; OEA 3; Lettermen ' s Club 3 DON FLETCHER KEVIN PORTER LORRI PORTER JANET PROSSER LINDA OUICKERY MICHELLE OUINN — School Play, Stage Manager 1, 2, 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Campus Life 1, 2; Advance 2, 3, Lettermen ' s Club 2, 3; Tennis 1, 2 BETH RABER SUE REHRER — DECA AMY RESS JAMES RICHARDSON DAWN RIDER — AFS 2 PAM RIECKE — Drill Team 1,2, Cap- tain 3; Gymnastics 1, 2, 3; Powder- puff 2; Orchestra 1, 2, 3; Campus Life 2 KAREN RIETDORF — Gymnastics 1, 2, 3; Cheerleader 1, 2; AnIibrum 2, 3; Ouill and Scroll 2, 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 1,2,3 MARTY RIFKIN — Tennis 1, 2, 3; Golf 1,2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 1, 2, 3 Reaping the benefits of many years of hard study, seniors Lise Duemling and Mark Muri display their valedictorian and salutatorian trophies. The end of every year brings to light those people who were considered achievers of their class. The seniors of ' 78 were in no way deprived of their achievers. They excelled in various activi- ties both in and out of school. This was cause for the end of the year banquet halls to be packed and the honors recep- tion to fill the auditorium. Seniors took the top spot in achieving academic excel- lence. Leading the class was Lise Duem- ling, who obtained a four year grade point average of 1 1 .407 earning her the valedictorian seat. Mark Muri was the salutatorian with a grade point average of 11.391. Another senior achiever was Shirley Pine, who competed in the receptionists ' division of the OEA contest. Shirley not only showed her talents at the local level competition, but went on to take top hon- ors at state and then advanced to nation- als where she ranked third. In the field of sports, achieving was what Matt Branning was all about. Matt was selected by the student body to receive the Sertoma Award. Basis for selection included overall good sports- manship and conduct. 1 62 — Seniors Pine Takes National Third; One of Many Senior Achievers Shirley Pine proudly displays the third place plaque she received for her sec- retarial skills at the OEA national con- test. Seniors — 163 Taking time out to enjoy a quiet moment, Dan Henderson sits alone on the track bleachers. Daring to make more mistakes, Joan Landrigan and Jacki Lyon attempt to up-date Matt Branning ' s hairstyle! When the end of the senior year rolled around, everyone seemed to realize that nothing could change the past; only the present was available to make up for it. All the afterschool activities, clubs, grades, and friends that one wanted to have or participate in, could only be remembered with fondness. With this in mind, seniors seemed to limber up, to be sillier than they had been at the beginning, to enjoy the moments that were left — one at a time . . . hitting McDonald ' s for breakfast and then the parking lot to toss a frisbee before school . . . heading the absence list on senior skip day and enjoying the sun . . . spending more time with friends, talking about old times and what lies ahead . . . They stole a moment to do what they never had time to do or enjoy before. Seniors spent the last of their high school days picking all the dai- sies they could find. PENNY SHALLENBERGER — DECA 2; Office Worker 1 ; Track 2, 3; Pow- derpuff 3; Attendance Worker 2, 3 CONNIE SHAW — Booster Bunnies 2, 3; Volleyball 1, 2; Aniibrum 3; Advance 3; Basketball; Track 2, 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Campus Life 1, 2, 3 KEVIN SHELLEY — Football 1, 2; Track 1, 2; Concert Band 1, 2; Orchestra 1 ; Lettermen ' s Club 2, 3 GENEVIEVE SHERON VALERIE SHROCK — Choir 1, 2, 3 Trojan Singers 2, 3; Track 1, 2, 3, Powderpuff 2, 3; Campus Life 2, 3 Lettermen ' sClub3 JOHN SILLETTO — School Play 1, 2, 3; Jazz Band II 1; Concert Band 1, 2, 3; Orchestra 2; West Central Neigh- borhood Volunteer 2, 3 PAM SILLS — Diamond Devils 3; Powderpuff 2, 3 WENDY SIMERMAN — Orchestra 1; Lutheran Hospital Volunteer 1, 2 Picking All the Daisies SIMS CARLA SLAGLE — DECA 2, 3; AFS 2; Concert Band 1 , 2 MARTA SLAGLE — Jazz Band I 3; Concert Band 1 , 2, 3; Orchestra 2, 3; AFS 1,2 DENISE SMITH — Campus Life 2; Powderpuff 2; Office Worker 2; Booster Bunnies 2 NICK SMITH — Aniibrum 2; Advance 2 SUE SMITH — DECA 2, 3; AFS 1, 2; Gymnastics 1; Diamond Devils 1, 2, 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Campus Life 2, 3; Trojan Takedowns 1 , 2, 3 JULIE SMYSER MIKE SORG — Jazz Band I 3 CHERI SPENCE BETH STALF KATHY STANLEY — Student Council 1; Class Secretary-Treasurer 1, 3; Drill Team 2, 3; Flags 3; Jazz Band I 2; Concert Band 1,2,3 BRETT STARK — Jazz Band II 1, 2; Jazz Band I 3; Concert Band 1 , 2, 3 MICHAEL STARKS — Track 1, 2, 3; Lettermen ' s Club 1, 2, 3; Basketball 1,2,3 KEN STEBING — Projectionist 1 , 2 BILL STEWART — Choir 2, 3; School Play 3; Trojan Singers 2, 3; Quill and Scroll 2, 3; Campus Life 1, 2, 3; Advance 2, 3; Golf 1 , 2, 3 GREG STONE JOYCE STOUT ALICE STRIVERSON VICKIE SYNDRAM — Office Worker 1 ; Choir 2, 3; Booster Bunnies 1 ; Tro- jan Singers 2, 3; Diamond Devils 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Campus Life 2, 3 DARLA TAPER — AFS 1, 2, 3; Exchange Student 2; Drill Team 1, 2, 3; Gymnastics 1, 2 ■OEA 3; 3; MARY THOMPSON Orchestra 1 , 2 STEVE THOMPSON — Tennis 2 Lettermen ' s Club 3 DAVE TODORAN COLLEEN TONN — Choir 1 ; AFS 1 , 3, Vice President 2; Student Council 3; Jazz Band II 2; Aniibrum 2, 3; Quill and Scroll 2, President 3; Powderpuff 2, 3; Forum Club 1 ; Campus Life 1 , 2, 3; Tennis 1 ; Class Social Chairman 3 Seniors — 1 65 The senior class packed the Coliseum bathrooms, adding their final touches while the halls rang with laughter and endless talk. Once inside the auditorium the mood sobered. For some it was the first realiza- tion that high school was over. Each per- son held his own thoughts about what it all meant as he walked alone along the path. It would be the last time the class of ' 78 would be together . . . really together. The day and the feeling would remain a part of them forever. Mrs. LaVerne Tsigulotf gives last minute instruc- tions to Michael Kaplan. PAT TORRES NICK TYLER NANCY VANGHELUWE — Drill Team 2; Tennis 1,2 LAURA VOIGT DENNIS VOLKERT — Office Worker 2; Football Manager 1, 2, 3; Letter- men ' s Club 2, 3 MATT VORNDRAN — Basketball 1; Tennis 1, 2, 3; Campus Life 1; Golf 1, 2,3 CHER! WAGGONER — Speech 2; Concert Band 1, 2, 3; Jazz Band I 1, 2,3 RAY WAGNER DAVE WALDREN ROBERT WALDROP VINCE WASHINGTON PR I SCI LLA WATSON RHONDA WATTLEY CHUCK WEAVER — Football 1; Base ball 1, 2, 3; Basketball 1, 2, 3; Letter men ' s Club 1, 2, 3 MARCY WEBER JIM WEST KEVIN WESTERMAN TERRY WHITTENBERGER — Gym- nastics 1, 2, 3; OEA 3; Powderpuff 2, 3;Lettermen ' sClub 1,2,3 1 66 — Seniors A Feeling to Remember 1 1 JUDY WHITTON — Choir 2, 3; AFS I; Trojan Singers 2, 3; Concert Band I 2, 3 JEFF WIEGNER — Choir 2, 3 DONA WILLIAMS GREG WILLIAMS JANET WILSON CHUCK WIRICK JUDYWITTIBSLAGER KEVIN WITTWER — DECA 3 In the Exhibition Hall of the Coliseum, Everyone ' s favorite. Snoopy, signifies graduates prepare themselves for what the future holds for the class of commencement. ' 78. BRUCE WOLFE — Choir 3; Football 2; Media Worker 3 BOB WOODRUFF SARAWORMAN LUEZ YBARRA Seniors — 1 67 Demonstrating their " togetherness, " members of the senior class put together a homecoming sign. Delighted with the thought of no more high school, Kathy Murray holds on to her diploma very tightly. We have reached the end of a long walk across the beach of life. We have tasted the waters and touched the sun. There were times when the water was too salty, and the sun made us sweat, but those times only helped make us more alive and more sensitive to what we were. Our footsteps still lie imprinted in the wet sand. They are the only things left to show where we have been and all we have stopped to see and do. For awhile they will remain, but the tide will soon come, claiming them as its own and wip- ing the beach clean again for others. The sun is almost setting, so we must build our castles in the sand. Some will build them strong, some will build them beautiful and others will build them has- tily. The waters will wash against these too, testing the builders ' patience and craftsmanship. Some will stand and oth- ers will be washed away to be built over and over again. The sun has now set, and it is time to end, and really begin again, as we always do anyway . . . — Kim Burry Castles in the Sand Dancing for those that can ' t, Kim Burry and Cheryl Perry get into the disco hustle during the M.D. dance marathon. Trying to get some work done in the journalism room can sometimes be a hassle. Cindy LeMaster demonstrates the point. The senior class ' s new motto, " Go forth and have fun. " Juniors Lisa Williams, Jenny Morel, and Kara Young wait on the platform for tfie announcemer of tfie queen. Senior Mike Sorg piece of music. Starr If Starry tars swung from the ceiling of Elmhurst ' s cafeteria Sat- urday, May 13, as 120 couples danced softly below at ■ the 1978 prom, " Starry, Starry Night. " " Eclipse " alternated between fast and slow numbers in the cafeteria, which had been transformed into a place of beauty with the help of star-sprinkled wall structures. Flowers faintly perfumed the air as formal ly-attired couples danced closely while some had their pictures taken to keep the memories alive. Under a circle of stars, the prom court was presented to the crowd. As the excitement grew junior Ann Arend was announced queen and proceeded to the platform where last year ' s queen, senior Sylvia Perez, and senior Ron Hill crowned her the 1978 queen. She and her escort, senior Bill Panyard, began the queen ' s dance to the theme song " Starry, Starry Night " as the other couples joined in and continued dancing throughout the eve- ning until the magical hour of midnight. Juniors Mark Heath and Marti Koch enioy a pleas ant moment together. Entertainment is provided by " Eclipse, " who per torm a variety of songs. I 0 emember to turn in your senior IjT honors reception papers by ■ Tuesday ... the last SAT ' s of the year will be given June 4 . . . sum- mer school schedules must be returned to Mr. Sinks by Friday ... the annual music banquet will be held tonight . . . and on and on it went. Nobody could really figure out quite when it started, but all of a sudden every- one was busy. Banquets, tennis meets, baseball games, and other spring events were scheduled back to back throughout May. This, along with the new-found spring weather, made time pass quickly, and it was June once again. Sophomores had grown and gained a portion of maturity and juniors were anx- iously awaiting their senior status. At the same time, the seniors faced the end with mixed emotions — excited about the future but not ready to leave the past and Elmhurst High School. Senior Kim Burry and Mr. George Tricolas plant a sapling to commemorate Arbor Day as Mr. Sinks observes the whole affair. Gee, It ' s June Already!!! Mr. Richard Horstmeyer reads the inscription on the salutatorian ' s trophy as he presents it to senior Senior Cindy LeMaster laughingly points out senior Mark Muri. Cheryl Perry modeling her cap and gown. The notoriously aggressive senior powderpuff fool- ball team Is coached In a vigorous practice by Mr. Eugene White. May the force be with you! The force? The administration! . . . For it was to these pleasant people that everyone ran when they suddenly had three lunches, pom-pon class, and an extra- neous industrial arts period on their schedules. Even through an exorbitant pile of program change papers the administra- tion smiled, they understood. And even better, they corrected. The almighty administration also helped individuals " cure " their problems with habitual tardiness and " overcome " their desire for cigarettes in the restroom. Unique three day " vaca- tions " were given to offenders in hopes that after chowing down potato chips and watching soap operas for several days, they would become lonely enough to come back to school to see their friends, behave, and maybe even study a little. In the guidance counselors ' haven of power and efficiency SAT ' s, ACT ' S, and various forms and tests with other initials were explained to a seemingly endless parade of college bound seniors. College entrance requirements, minimum graduation credits, and vocational fields were stressed. Future careers were methodically planned so that by June the future of most seniors and many underclassmen was defined. May the Be With You! Robert Miller Susan Clancy Eugene White Paul Bienz Assistant Principal Assistant to the Assistant to the Athletic Director Principal Principal 1 74 — Faculty Douglass Spencer Guidance Coordinator A speech is powerfully executed to EHS parents by Mr. Robert Miller. Mr. John Sinks forcefully " munches out " during the faculty potluck. A certificate of appreciation is presented by seniors Bill Stewart and Don Hoefelmeyer to Mr. Richard Horstmeyer and Mr. George Tricolas for Elmhurst ' s tremendous turnout in the Red Cross blood donation drive. Dinah Cashman Guidance Counselor George Tricolas Guidance Counselor Faculty — 175 Close During a strenuous week at summer band camp, Mr. Robert Snyder pauses from rehearsal to )oke with his students. The first indication of this super, natural phenomenon may be a spontaneous but fleeting twinkle of the teacher ' s eye when, perhaps, a student accidentally blows a particularly big bubble with forbidden gum. Other clues may include a faculty member ' s participation in an invigorating debate on a current issue in which he listens to and, more importantly, appreciates the dissenting view. Teachers that have advanced to more progressive stages often engage in friendly conversations or even personal talks with a troubled student outside of class. Later encounters may include an almost lenient sounding, sudden chuckle punctuating a smart senior ' s remark when she announces that her homework " was eaten by her little brother " (or boyfriend, etc.). And naturally she just couldn ' t drag herself to write it out again because she ' s " been in mourning " due to her " pet rock ' s sudden and violent death " ... or something like that. This may or may not be accompanied by several brief moments of giggling and classroom relaxation. In any case, one gets the feeling that the originality, even if misplaced, was welcomed. The inevitable conclusion is caring. Faculty members have supported activities beyond the necessities of their job. Coach- ing the renowned EHS senior powderpuff football team to vic- tory and advising the Student Council are now among a few of their more treasured (?) memories. The sports teams, male and female, varsity and reserve, as well as the musical organiza- tions, clubs, and the publications were guided by gallant souls who must surely possess steely strong insides. And occasion- ally this year, one could even spot an administration member or two bravely eating with students in the cafeteria, chatting and laughing as if they enjoyed it. Rumor has it that they actu- ally did. . . and it ' s so appreciated. s (tlie esiriiiii IlIimI Sharon Banks Lawrence Bewley Susan Boesch Rose! Blessing John Beal Roma Jean Bradburn Alvin Burns Donald Buzzard Byron Carrier Beverly Chasey John Coahran William Derbyshire Sharon Dietrich Lucy Doswell Gary Eager Kenneth Eytcheson 176 — Faculty During halftime of the senior junior powderpuff football game, Mr. Eugene White encourages a skeptical player. Mr. Donald Goss directs the cast of " Ten Little Indians " in preparation for the opening night performance. While participating in " Sock and Shoe Day, " Mrs. Rosel Blessing discusses some of the finer points of geography with her German class. Faculty — 177 Mr. Carter Lohr passes the micro- phone to Mr. Eugene White (alias Santa Claus) during the Christmas program. A representative of the Elzey-Dickey- Haggard Funeral Home explains the high cost of " passing on " to junior Gwen Jones, seniors Brenda Dowdell, and Patricia Bright, Darrell Fair, and senior Tammy Brooks. 1 78 — Faculty Just Passing Time.... pass, pass, pass . . . Cars pass each other in the morning on the way to factories, businesses, and school. Later, students and teachers pass through EHS doors, pass down the halls and again pass each other on the way to class. As the announcements pass, the hour passes. Even passes pass. The faculty and the student body comes in contact with passes of all colors as the day progresses: pink, yellow, white, fake, and especially the really impressive blue ones from the office. The lack of any of these sorts means that one must do something in order to pass the hour in study hall, maybe make the attempt to pass that particular class . . . or perhaps anything just to pass the time. While passing through the food line at the faculty potluck, Mr. Jim Lambert chooses from among the various dishes. The tedious job of keeping the school in order passes to the custodial staff. Custodians: Front — Flora Beachler, Tom Kunderd, Lucille Maldeney, Walt Holloway, Maurice Maldeney. Back — Walter Hardiek, Don Klotz, Nor- bert Ryder. Ray C. Garrett Marcella Goble Faculty — 179 Beating the Blah As portrayed in this cartoon by junior Ellis McCracken, Mr. Nicholas Wer- ling is notorious for beating on a drum to pep up his classes. Mr. Robert Snyder strives toward a steady, driving beat as he directs the Concert Band. Participation in the musical organizations and attending the concerts interested many stu- dents. Listening to a guest speaker often helped to beat the boredom of a day. Seniors Deanna Duguid, Cindy LeMaster, Darcy Autenrieth, and Dave Nelson listen with their teacher, Mr. Richard Mattix, to a talk on the commodities market in honors eco- nomics class. 1 80 — Foculty blahs blaz unquestionably a noun. 1. sheer monotony 2. sheer monotony 3. sheer monotony. Although it was possible for one to survive the blizzard, flood, and flus of various nationalities, avoiding the blahs was doubtful. School became painfully dull, going to the games became routine. And life in general evolved into something much less than exciting. The teachers kicked back. Different techniques were employed to break the sheer monotony of school . . . and to keep their classes awake. Students participated in skits and plays, enjoyed guest speakers and films, and were even allowed an occasional field trip. Lunch always helped to temporarily beat the boredom of the day, Cafete ria Workers: Mary Allmandmger, Annabelle Detter, Dorothy Hensmger, Margie Abbott, Hellen Wiebke, Betty Maskiewicz, Eilene Schiffli, Jeanette Black, Helen DeGrandchamp, Dulla Schlaudraff, Joann Guggisberg, Delores Shultz, Amelia Harris, Elline Dennis. Cheryl Hite Robert Horn Jane Hoylman Charles Kammeyer Nancy Kelley Donald Kemp Caria Kolin James Lambert Carter Lohr Richard Mattix Glenn Miller Joseph Miller Faculty — 181 A " Habegger hairy bear " is methodically worked out by Mr. Philip Habegger. Most students could see the practical side of many of their classes, such as training for a career in typing. Other courses may have simply been requirements for graduation. But there remained several subjects, and several teachers, that deserved special recognition. Hair was pulled, fingernails bitten, and knuckles were gnashed because of them . . . and the seem- ingly dictatorial reign of the teachers. These teachers assigned the most homework, gave the hardest tests, and the books nec- essary for their classes were by far the heaviest. The social studies teachers brought students in touch with what happened and to whom it happened in history and the price that it all cost in economics. Students learned " why " things happened in sociology, while some took psychology just to keep sane enough to make it through the rest of their classes. Social studies was enlightening and informative, but oh the books . . . Science was another story. This department even went so far as to provide daily entertainment. One could delight in the miraculous miniature world beneath the microscope or open innocent eyes in wonder with impromptu explosions. Advanced students even had the opportunity to dissect smelly, repulsive animals, conduct experiments with putrid chemicals, and take home equally disgusting assignments. In regard to math, one student was overheard admitting, " as balanced as teachers may appear (sigh), they teach us science to amaze us, social studies to enlighten us, and, ah . . .maybe math to flunk us. " But one must admit that other than support- ing the crusade against high grade point averages, the math teachers opened us up to an indescribable feeling of reassu- rance. Isn ' t it a comfort to know that parallel lines will never mysteriously cross during Christmas vacation? And despite snow days, SAT tests, or even lunch at the infamous EHS cafe- teria, a right angle will never equal anything other than 90 degrees, and a " Habegger hairy t)ear " will not have dissipated into oblivion. Such consistency! Maybe the only, if not small, consolation to students taking the " traditionally tough " classes is that they make one feel great if they can be passed ... or even survived. Aloyse Moritz Prue Oberlin Betty Overdeer 182 — Foculty . — — — - .. .J 1:1 Mrs. Shelley Wellington lectures to her class. During " Back to School Night, " Mr. William Derbyshire explains some of the difficulties of geometry to parents. T- | Hie Trial of Ihe Traditionally Ibugh Susan Owen Jean Perego Richard Poor Arland Reinhard Catherine Russell Al Schmutz David Smith Rotjert E. Snyder Fftculty — 183 Mrs. Jane Hoylman patiently reminds Advance staff members to correct their grammatical errors. Teaching techniques are discussed during ■ ' Back to School Night " by Mr. Al Schmutz. " 1 " 1 1 84 — Faculty Ihe Rise and Falter of Education On a day to day basis, teachers were constantly evaluating students. Judgement was passed on grades, behavior, and even subtle calculations were tabulated on current student val- ues and morals. In early 1978 a survey was circulated to momentarily turn the tables. Students were asked to evaluate various aspects of their education at Elmhurst. Stated plainly and without gloss, 88% of those surveyed felt that the grading scale (as it appears in the Student Handbook) is a terribly inaccurate judgement of scholastic achievement, and is used inconsistently. Students were highly complimentary in other areas, such as the honors program, and 71 % found their classes challenging. Daily studying was clocked in by 42%, with 35% putting forth the effort during an occasional hour here and there. They gave evenly divided answers when asked if they felt that the faculty is concerned with the progress of the students. Many simply said " generally. " One student replied, " If the fac- ulty is concerned with the student body, then why do they waste valuable time harassing us with the attendance rule? Even conscientious superior students are shot down regardless of the legitimacy of the absence, their efforts to make up their work, and their progress and contributions in that class. " The attendance rule was violently opposed by over 80% of the sur- veyed students. In conclusion, the students have offered the interesting wis- dom of their experience. After all, who is in a better position to evaluate a situation than those placed in that position? They ' ve answered honestly with honest criticism, suggestions, and praise. And more importantly, these individuals have responded with an aura of optimism that will hopefully extend far, reaching into their futures. Diane Stone Eldon Stoops Robert Storey LaVerne Tsiguloff James Welborn Stielley Wellington Nicholas Werling Donna Wilkerson J.l Faculty— 185 Sheila Hopper, secretary Bonnie Gran, secretary Kay Teddy, secretary Betty McGregor, treasurer Margaret Capin, attendance Estiner Kelley, study hall Marie Phipps, media center Lucile Woods, media center Slamming the Bcx r Slowly Upon the arrival of graduation, one has survived thirteen years of school. A life of curiosity and awareness was initiated, formed, and the effort was made in the hope of its continuance through the influence of parents, friends, and teachers. At this apex in life the doors all stand open. A network of new possibilities of a career, marriage, college — emerge to be chosen from to determine the next phase. " Meanwhile the doors to the " almost " past begin to dim and fade, distorting just a little as the emphasis is removed from them. They remain open at the moment, although the breeze has lifted to gently sway them. Events are evolving into memo- ries. Parents will always be parents, but in a new muted light when one leaves home. Friends will always be cherished, but soon will be far and scattered, and the feelings smudged. Teachers will be remembered, perhaps visited occasionally the first year after graduation and maybe once or twice after that, and then maybe not at all as the doors have slowly slammed shut. " Mistakes " — Gold Key Finalist, Scholastic Art ■( Contest. Photographs by senior Cindy LeMaster, 1 86 — Faculty " Antiquity " — nomination for Kodak Medallion, Scholastic Art Contest. " Nonconformity " — Kodak Medallion of Excel- lence, Scholastic Art Contest. Faculty — 187 Doswell Retires From Coaching; Girls Rebuild Having only one senior and two juniors returning proved to be an important factor as the girls ' tennis team ended the year with a 5-7 record. The number one doubles team of Robin Masters and Angle Masterson led the Trojans as they won nine matches and lost only four. Robin and Angle (alias " M M " ) were backed by sophomore Becky Cramer, who played number four singles and had a record of ten wins and two losses. The weather, once again, proved to be a problem for the Tro- jans causing them many cancellations. At the end of the year senior Kim Burry was named Outstanding Senior, and junior Karen Hoemig received the Mental Attitude Award. This was Lucy Doswell ' s last year as a Trojan coach. IP P " " — " , mj ■Vv« After hitting the ball, junior Jill Snyder follows through on her swing. Junior Susan Frebel concentrates on her forward return. Susan alternated between number two and number three positions. Girls ' Tennis: Front — Jill Snyder, Carey Laker, Andrea Hollowell, Kim Burry, Susan Theye, Teresa Fairchild, Susan Peterson, Brenda Nus- baum. Back — Debbie Gordon, Shelley Menden- hall, Susan Frebel, Kim Huntley, Angle Masterson, Robin Masters, Jill Wehrly, Karen Hoemig, Becky Cramer, Coach Lucy Doswell. Girls ' Tennis — 189 Sophomore Chris Leeper begins his back swing as he attempts to hit the ball. Senior Marty Rifkin concentrates on sinking a short putt. Coach Nick Werling watches the first tee as the team begins a varsity match. S " Soggy Turf Hampers Golf Season After a tough season hampered by bad weather and inconsistent golfers, the Nick Werling Turf Tenders ended with a disappointing 6-9 record. Members of the young and inexperi- enced squad consisted of only one returning letterman, senior Marty Rifkin. Sophomore Chris Leeper held the second position, and junior Dave Springer held third. The fourth and fifth slots were alternated between the remaining golf- ers. The sectional tournament saw Rifkin shoot a 77, only two strokes off the med- alist pace of 75. He was selected Most Valuable Player, and Springer took the Most Improved Player award. Junior Dave Springer attempts to sink a long putt for par. Golf: Front — Chris Leeper, Rick Leslie, Chris Till. Row 2 — Dave Springer, Marty Rifkin, Brent Belote, Keith Smith, Coach Nick Werling. Back — Brett Knuth, Matt Vorndran, Paul Smith, and Dale Buuck. Junior Chris green. fires an approach shot to the ' S - ' y? !- Junior Chris VanPell puts out his maximum effort in the long |ump competition. Chris flew 23 feet 3 inches which earned him many first place finishes y W Boys ' ;i B gK) Muri, Galen Bailey, Matt Boyer, Bill Lawrence, Tadd Levy. Row 2 — Chris Roby, Chris VanPelt, Mike Starks, Tim Bowen, Jim Sonday. Back — Ken Adams, Coach Carter Lohr, Mark Hunter, Assistant Coach Charles Kammeyer, Chuck Smith, Darcinda Bucher, Gary Aschliman, Shelley Bradtmiller, Dan Henderson. Senior Mike Starks runs with pain on his face after the unfortunate accident which put him out of action for most of the track season. Junior Joe Brown hands the baton off to junior Chuck Smith in the 880 relay. Junior Chuck Smith and sophomore Bob Dixie outs- print their Harding opponent in the 1 00 yard dash. Storks Injured; VanPelt and Smith to State k . t J • •- M I ' nliiiii 1 Juniors Kirk Muri, Bill Lawrence and senior Mike Getz keep in shape during track practice. " Probably the one key factor this sea- son has been the leg injury to Mike Starks, " stated Coach Carter Lohr. " Had he been healthy all season we would have been much more competitive as a team. Conceivably, we would have been in the top four teams in the sectional instead of the seventh place finish that we ended up! " The injury put senior Mike Starks out of action for most of the season, but with the help of Coach Lohr and Assistant Coach Charles Kammeyer, Mike kept on running and managed to run a 50.3 — good enough for third place in the sec- tional. This qualified him for the regional meet. Others that qualified for regionals were juniors Chuck Smith, placing fourth in the 220 yard dash with a time of :22.6; Chris VanPelt placing second in the long- jump with a leap of 21 feet 6 inches and senior Dan Henderson in shot put. With their high places in the regional meet. Chuck and Chris qualified for state competition. Neither placed at state. Boys ' Track — 1 93 194 — Girls ' Track ' Jt ' ::m.J,f " Tracksters Set Two New Records Running the second leg of the 880 relay, sopho- more Connie Culpepper sprints around the curve. Discussing the next event. Coach Cathy Russell explains how she wants it done. Si i The girls ' track team finished with a 1-9-1 season, but the girls proved they could do something right by setting two new school records. Junior Janet Stephens broke her own softball record with a throw of 230 feet 51 2 inches. The 440 relay, con- sisting of senior Penny Shallenberger, junior Janet Stephens, and sophomores Camille Evans and Chandra Ware, set a new record of 52.2 seconds. Having only one returning senior, Gina LoCastro, and eight juniors on the team. Coach Cathy Russell had to face a lot of inexperienced tracksters. But as the season progressed, the girls showed that they had talent by sending ten on to section- als: junior Jenny Morel in the 80 yard hurdles, junior Anne McCleneghen and sophomore Sherri Brooks in the high jump. Penny Shallenberger and Camille Evans in the 100 yard dash. Penny and Camille were also in the 440 relay along with Chan- dra Ware and Janet Stephens, and the 880 medley consisting of sophomore Vanessa Bright and juniors Cindy Burget, Jenny Morel, Janet Stephens went to sectionals. Stephens was the only one to continue on to regionals after she got a second place in the sectional softball throw. Janet fin- ished with a fifth at regionals. Girls ' Track: Front — Penny Shallenberger, Gina LoCastro, Camille Evans, Cindy Beckstedt. Row 2 — Coach Cathy Russell, Teresa McMahan, Sharon Stewart, Chandra Ware, Betty Jackson, Cindy Bur- get, Merillee Welling. Row 3 — Kim Perry, Anne McCleneghen, Janet Stephens, Connie Culpepper, Sherri Brooks, Vicki DeGrandchamp, Vanessa Bright. Girls ' Track — 1 95 Last Year ' s Injuries Disappear: Second in SAC as he attempts to steal. Junior Phil Peters watches to see where the be drop as he heads toward first base. ii , Jl - Wllh a determined look on his face, senior Jim Almond connects with a fast ball. ' iJu-iLii The injuries that seemed to hamper the Trojans ' efforts last season disap- peared this year as the team finished with a 12-12 overall record. In the SAC they finished in second place with a 6-3 record. Junior Phil Peters received the Most Valuable Player award as his pitching proved tough against the opposition. Senior Jim Almond and junior Chris Lan- drigan were given Mental Attitude awards, while junior Jeff Bunn was named the Most Improved. Playing in the New Haven sectional, the baseball squad got by Harding in the first game but was defeated later by the Wayne Generals. Baseball: Front — Jeff Beauchot, Dan Koch, Scott McCleneghen, Mark Brezette, fVlike Hollowell, Marr- ager Janice Nickels. Row 2 — Dave Cartwright, Garretl Alexander, Joe Clevenger, Doug Bird, Jeff Dean, Jeff Bunn. Back — Coach Jerry Tilker, Paul Alexander, Greg Prince, Doug Rehrer, Chuck Weaver, Phil Peters, Chris Landrigan, Jim Almond, Greg Brown, Coach Bill Derbyshire. Branning and Henderson Accept Crawford and Blanket High awards were given to seniors Matt Branning and Dan Henderson at tine Athletic Awards Reception. Matt received the Gordon Crawtord Award for being outstanding wrestler for three years. Matt placed fourth in the state wrestling meet. Dan received the coveted Blanket Award, the highest athletic award given by Elmhurst. He participated in football, track and bas- ketball. Three other awards were given for the best mental attitude, most improved and the most outstanding athletes in each sport. Those who received the outstanding athlete award were sen- iors Matt Branning for wrestling, Domingo Garcia for football, Mike Starks for boys ' track, and Marty Rifkin for golf. Junior winners were Bill Lawrence in cross country, Jeff Eaton for boys ' tennis, Jenny Morel for volleyball, Chris VanPelt for boys ' basketball, Phil Peters for baseball, and in girls ' tennis, Robin Masters and Angela Masterson. Laura Lewis, the only sopho- more receiving an outstanding award, earned it in gymnastics. Athletes receiving the mental attitude award were seniors Mike Getz for cross country, Cheryl Perry for girls ' basketball. Randy Morrison for football, Terry Whittenberger for gymnas- tics, and Jim Almond for baseball. Junior winners were Frank Mills for wrestling. Angle Masterson for volleyball. Chuck Smith for boys ' basketball, Chris VanPelt for boys ' track, Chris Lan- drigan for baseball, and Susan Peterson for girls ' tennis. Soph- omore Sherri Brooks received the mental attitude award for girls ' track. Seniors who received the most improved award were Sheltey Bradtmiller in girls ' basketball, Steve Lehman for boys ' basket- ball, and Kim Burry for girls ' tennis. Junior winners were Bill Lawrence in cross country, Dan Mudrack in wrestling, Ann Arend in both volleyball and gymnastics. Chuck Smith for boys ' track, Jeff Bunn in baseball, Dave Springer in golf, and Karen Hoemig, in girls ' tennis. Sophomore winners included Terry Green and Doug Rehrer in football, and Sherri Brooks in girls ' track. Mr. Richard Horstmeyer proudly presents the highly coveted Blanket Award to senior Dan Hen derson. 1 98 — Sports Awards Mr. Paul Bienz presents senior Marty Rifkirt and junior Dave Springer with their awards for golf. Senior Matt Branning accepts |ust a few of his many awards from Coach Jim Lambert. Matt received the Gordon Crawford Award. Sports Awards — 1 99 PORTS ,j ymm VOLLEYBALL 1st 2nd 3rd 9 5-15 Columbia City 16-18 : n 10-15 Heritage 2-15 B 13-15 Norwell 10-15 12-15 Dwenger 12-15 Pn M 1-15 Northrop 8-15 VARSITY FOOTBALL 15-12 Bellmont 10-15 4-15 EHS OPP 10-15 Northrop 15-12 15-11 Marion 13 15-4 Adams Central 15-2 27 Kokomo ;J |jBia mt 20 15-11 Bishop Luers 16-14 Snider s ' h ' - W 7 15-6 Snider 13-15 9-15 Northrop 35 5-15 Bishop Dwenger 11-14 46 Harding 6 14-16 North Side 12-15 South Side 14 5-15 Harding 9-15 6 Wayne 8 15-11 Concordia 15-12 20 Homestead 6 10-15 Wayne 8-15 14 Bishop Luers 15-9 South Side 15-12 Overall Record 4-5 16-14 Homestead 13-15 10-15 14-12 Sectionals 12-14 6-15 K-ii£i Overall Record 5-13 RESERVE FOOTBALL EHS OPP. 20 Harding Bishop Luers 8 CROSSCOUNTRY Northrop 25 EHS OPP Bishop Dwenger 13 49 Homestead 15 Snider 26 40 Harding 18 12 Concordia 6 50 Northrop 15 South Side 14 49 Wayne 15 6 Wayne 8 5th Elkhart Invitational Overall Record 2-6 24 DeKalb 33 50 Norwell 15 29 Bishop Luers 26 50 Wabash 15 43 Kokomo 15 50 Marion 8th Wabash Invitational lOthS.A.C. Meet 15 14th Manchester Invitational 46 New Haven 15 50 Manchester 18th Sectional 15 ■■■i ' - " V ' am Overall Record 1-11 200 — Sports Scoreboard ' . • ■ " ' ■ ' l SLM ' xf:? W ' EHS VARSITY BASKETBALL OPP. wm m H. 56 Muncie South 58 RESERVE BASKETBALL 54 63 67 58 Bishop Luers Harding Bishop Dwenger Norwell 45 70 52 51 EHS 50 41 Muncie South Bishop Luers OPP. 48 39 57 56 Northrop Merrillville 63 58 49 54 Harding Bishop Dwenger 34 44 SAC Tournament: 32 Norwell 42 42 South Side 65 49 Northrop 66 70 Northrop 65 65 Merrillville 44 74 South Side 75 30 South Side 60 89 Mississinewa 75 59 Mississinewa 48 80 Homestead 67 53 Homestead 38 40 Penn 48 76 Penn 70 27 Snider 52 63 Snider 71 64 63 77 76 Huntington Wayne Jay County Concordia 82 59 83 77 44 43 51 44 Huntington Wayne Jay County Concordia 60 54 50 52 64 North Side 88 29 North Side 47 51, Sectionals Overall Record 8- 12 BOYS TENNIS 64 Overall Record 8-9 GIRLS BASKETBALL EHS OPP. EHS OPP. 4 2 5 Huntington Harding Bishop Luers 1 3 50 39 54 South Side Bishop Dwenger Snider 61 55 43 1 Homestead 4 Christmas Tournament: 3 South Side 2 60 Northrop 51 3 New Haven 2 44 North Side 77 5 Bellmont 44 Concordia 48 2 4 Wayne Norwell 3 1 34 34 Harding North Side 61 54 3 North Side 2 31 Bishop Luers 54 4 2 Northrop Concordia 1 3 20 37 Homestead (R) Homestead (V) 25 59 2 Snider 3 27 Northrop 52 5 2 Bishop Dwenger Columbia City Overall Record 9-6 3 66 34 Wayne Sectionals Overall Record 3-11 61 41 Sports Scoreboord — 201 202 — Soorts Scoreboard SPORTS wm EHS GOLF Wm m 165 Warsaw 161 5 165 Garrett 161 GIRLS ' TRACK 177 Harding 173 EHS 177 Concordia 175 30 Harding 56 177 South Side 177 . 30 Bishop Dwenger 47 172 Snider 166 57 Homestead 48 172 Harding 178 21 Snider 86 172 North Side 179 21 North Side 74 171 Harding 162 30 Concordia 30 171 Northrop 165 30 South Side 74 171 Luers 169 39 Bishop Luers 42 166 Huntington 164 39 Wayne 63 164 Bishop Dwenger 155 28 Northrop 69 164 North Side 166 28 Concordia 37 162 New Haven 148 9th SAC Finals 177 Snider 165 Overall Record 1-9-1 177 Concordia 176 179 South Side 167 179 179 Wayne Luers 167 180 EHS 25 58 58 13 . 13 18 18 37 BOYS ' TRACK 163 178 178 178 165 165 Homestead Bishop Dwenger Harding Wayne Harding Northrop 14th Sectionals Overall Record 5-18-3 158 160 184 171 165 165 Northrop Bishop Dwenger Heritage South Side Northrop Snider Huntington Harding 101 53 46 67 79 92 49 85 33 Wayne 86.5 33 Marion 39.5 GIRLS ' TENNIS 4th Northrop Relays EHS OPP 15th Goshen Relays 1 Huntington North 6 4th Kokomo Relays 6 North Side 1 9th SAC Meet 3 Wayne 4 9th North Side Relays 1 Harding 4 7th Sectionals Luers 7 13th Regionals 3 New Haven 4 Overall Record 2-8 4 Norwell 3 - 5 South Side 2 Wa 2 Homestead 5 !■ 6 1 Snider Concordia 1 6 ■1 HS SK. 4 Northrop Overall Record 5-7 3 m ■ ' fe ' jsid B Sports Scoreboard — 203 Anlibrum Advertisers • • Koerber vBaber Fine Jewelers Since 1865 Glenbrook Center 801 S. 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GLENBROOK 1-461-7301 Glenbrook Mall North GLENBROOK 11-461-7306 Next to Penney SOUTHTOWN-461-7331 Southtow n Mall NORTH-461-7326 White Swan Plaza WES 1 461 -7351 Park-West US 24 SR 14 INDIANA BANK NORTHWEST-461 -7321 Gateway Plaza Shop. Cntr. SOUTHWEST-461 -7336 Bluffton Rd. at Brooklyn Ave. NORTHE AST-461 -731 6 3101 E. State Blvd. NORTH EAST-461 -7326 U.S. 37N at Maplecrest Rd. NEW HAVEN-461-7311 U.S. 24 at Hartzell Rd. DOWNTOWN-461 -7111 Clinton and Washlnaton Mr. and Mrs. Maury Beauchot for Jana Mr. and Mrs. John Bracht for Barb Mr. and Mrs. Paul Bradtmiller for Shelley Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Branning for Matt Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Clancy for the Class of 1978 Mrs. Bobbie DeBruce for Derrick and Fred Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Duemling for Lisa Mrs. Rita Getz for Mike Mrs. Mary Hudelson for Mary Mrs. Rita Hutner for Syd Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lehner for Ann Mr. and Mrs. Charles LeMaster for Cindy Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Levine for Thea Mr. and Mrs. Frank Lyon for Jacki R. W. Masonry for the class of 1978 Mr. and Mrs. Homer Miller for Casey Mr. and Mrs. Antoine Perry for Cheryl Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Rietdorf for Kari Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Rifkin for Marty Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Roby for Jeff Mr. and Mrs. C. David Silletto for John Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Tonn for Colleen Mr. and Mrs. Lee Walker for Kim Burry Congratulations to Our Seniors There is a voice wittiin you calling To higher and better things. In constant yearning and great Heart burning A beautiful song it sings. ' Tis the voice of God In your Spirit Life In your most hidden spring. Who can know what you can be And do as a man — That ' s the beautiful song it sings. Kenneth Adam 41, 54, 192 Cindy Adams 54 Linda Alcox 54 Theresa Alder 54 Garrett Alexander 32, 33, 35, 135,84, 116, 197 Paul Alexander 28, 34, 35, 54, 197 David Allen 54 Patricia Allen 116,90 Janes Alles 1 16 Chris Almond 54, 75 Jim Almond 144, 197 John Altekruse 36, 37, 116 Denise Anderson 140, 144 Garth Anderson 166 William Anderson 1 16 AnnArend 11, 14,38,43, 50,80, 121, 125,84, 116, 117, 170 Michelle Arend 42, 54 Charleset Armour 54 Paul Arnold 144 Fred Aron 34, 54 Tom Arroyo 54 Gary Aschliman 69, 84, 116, 192 Debbie Atkinson 144 ScottAuer32, 33, 35, 54, 69 Darcy Autenrieth 1 7, 27, 28,45,48, 144, 156, 180 Amy Aylor 27, 49, 54 B KimBaade 116,87 ChrisBabb54, 87 Kevin Babb 116, 87 Scott Badders 1 1 6 Galen Bailey 9, 27, 47, 49, 82, 125,84,116, 192, 90 Richard Bailey 54 Annette Baker 1 16 Vicki Ballinger38, 42, 43, 49,50,54, 103, 159 Brian Barber 27, 48, 49, 93, 103, 144,147, 157 VickiBarber 11,27, 48, 49,93, 116,87 Mark Barnes 144 John Barnett 144 Debra Barrett 54 Jeni Barrett 38, 85, 116, 87 RickBarrett35, 54, 77 Do.nBartelt 144 Susan Bash 45, 54, 138 Debbie Bashman 54 Melody Bashman 1 16 Karen Barton 28, 45, 140, 85,116 Kent Baumgartner 27, 54 Doug Beadie 37, 45, 50, 54,62 Louis Beal 1 16 Jana Beauchot 1 5, 1 44, 145, 151,212 Jeffery Beauchot 34, 35, 54,62,68,69, 197 Albert Bebout 54 Vicky Bebout 1 16 Ed Beck 47, 73, 144, 145, 151 Mark Beck 54 Cindy Beckstedt 134, 116, 194, 195 Gilbert Belcher 35, 116 Steven Belcher 54 Brent Belote 54, 191 GlendaBeltz140, 116 Shari Benson 145 Veronica Benson 1 1 6 BrianBernhart27, 49, 54 Yvonne Berry 27, 48, 129, 116,220,87,86 Richard Bevelle 54 Teena Bibbo 29, 54 David Biesiada 54 William Biglow54 Doug Bird 197 Clay Bishop 145 Donna Black 145 Roger Blaine 48, 49, 145 Susan Blaine 27, 116 Robin Bleifeld 145 Bob Bloemker 54 Debbie Bloemker 1 45| Vickie Bloemker 116 Kevin Blum 141, 145,84 Kurt Blum 54 Thomas Bodigon 54 Jay Boester 1 16 Melinda Bohrer 146 Gregory Boleyn 54 Kermit Boleyn 54 Michael Bolinger54 Robert Bollenbacher 146 Freda Bonar 54 Sue Bonar 146 Jeffery Bone 1 1 6 Greg Bonsib 29, 52, 146 Darcinda Booker 27 Jim Booker 54, 77 Jerome Bostic 140, 116 Michael Bouey 1 16 Clemence Boullie 45, 96, 146,221,87 Timothy Bowen 55, 192, 88 Tina Bowen 139, 142, 146 Pat Bowers 27, 55 Robert Bowlby 146 MattBoyer35, 55,75, 192 BarbBracht45, 138, 139, 146,85,212 Patricia Bracht 45, 84, 117 Kathy Bradtmiller 146 BobBradtmiller55 Shelley Bradtmiller 24, 78, 95,38, 146, 147, 157, 84, 192,212 MattBranning 11, 14, 27, 74,75, 147, 159,84, 163, 164, 199,212 Alisa Braster 55 Bruce Braun 147 Jill Breininger55 Roger Bremer 147 Marvin Brewer 1 17 Mark Brezette 55, 197 Mary Bright 28, 55 Patricia Bright 28, 147, 1 78, 90 Vanessa Bright 55, 195 Eddie Broadnax 1 1 7 Jerome Broadnax 55, 134 Chad Brock 55 Charles Brockmyer 1 1 7 Katie Brockmyer 27, 55 David Brooks 147 Linda Brooks 38, 117,90 Sherri Brooks 38, 55, 78, 195,90 Tammy Brooks 147, 1 78 Charles Brown 75 Craig Brown 28, 55 Greg Brown 147,84, 197 Jerry Brown 55 Joe Brown 84, 193 Lori Brown 55 Robin Brown 27, 49, 55 Sarah Brown 117 Tamara Brown 55 Martha Browning 55 Patricia Browning 147 Becky Brudi 55 Darcinda Bucher 55, 192 Charles Buckhanon 140, 117 JudyBuell 147 Brenda Bullard 117 Linda Bulmahn 140, 117 Annette Bunch 1 17 Jeanette Bunch 1 1 7 Jeff Bunn 32, 35, 112, 197 Kathy Bunn 55 Robert Bunn 117 CindyBurget28, 38, 1 1 8, 117, 195 Connie Burget 55 Janet Burke 147 Mark Burns 55, 106 Kirk Burns 147 KimBurry9, 45, 50, 51, ■ 82,83,139,142,147, 149,84,172,189,220, 212,169 Brian Burt 50, 55, 58, 95 Debbie Butler 82, 1 1 7 Diana Butler 55 Rhonda Butler 117 DaleBuuck55, 191 PaulBuucklS, 28, 45, 52, 53, 108,117 Terry Byer 1 1 7 Joanie Byrne 43, 45, 50, 55, 64, 1 33 II Chris Carter 117 Dave Cartwright 32, 35, 56,84,197 Rick Cartwright 117 Beth Casteel 1 49 Bruce Casteel 56, 223 Roy Cato 1 1 7 Paula Cecil 117 Ellen Charmar56 Lisa Chambers 56 Shelby Chandler 140, 11 ' Angela Christ 28, 45, 1 40, 117 Michael Christ 28, 56 JaneChristman 56 Rosetta Church 56 Gregory Clark 118 Charles Clarke 56 Joey Clevenger 35, 56 197 Barbara Clifford 28, 118, 140 Carol Cline 45, 118,87 Grace Cole 1 5, 1 6, 93, 138, 149, 156, 157,90 Carol Cole 53, 118,91 Sandra Cole 118 Chris Coles 56 Catherine Collett 118, 140 Byron Collier 27, 48, 53, 118,127 Pamela Collier 149 Pamela Connett 140, 149 Andrew Conrad 19, 149 Mary Contadeluci 1 18, 170 Rhonda Contreraz 121, 149 Randy Cook 118 Ronnie Cook 56 Terry Corcoran 56 - JodyCorelL5 ' Cindy Cottref Derrick Cox 1 Kathy Cox 56 BrianCoyle42, 45,47, 82, 149 Cathy Coyle 56 Mari Crago 149 Rebecca Cramer 56, 189 §eth Creason 1 49 Darlene Creech 1 18 Joanne Crockett 56 Steve Cross 27, 49, 56 Joy Croxton 56 Connie Culpepper 38, 56, 138,195,90 Rebecca Cummings 140, 149,84 Connie Curts 118,87 Michael Cutigni 56 C D Cynthia Cade 149 f Theresa Campbell 27, 53, i 55 Vincent Campbell 149 : Jesse Campos 149 Michael Campos 1 17 Scott Carpenter 55, 76, 77 Brenda Carrion 56 Donald Carrion 149 Michael Carswell 56 Bonetta Carter 56 Bruce Dafforn 50, 1 1 Debra Dahman 1 1 8 Mike Dahman 56 Crystal Daniels 56 Lynn Darby 53, 56 Dean Dasher 1 1 8 Calvin Davis 56 Janice Davis 149 Jeff Davis 118 Julia Davis 56, 90 149 Mike D avis 56 Terri Davis 15, 141 Jim Dawson 57 Brian Dean 1 18 Sondra Dean 57 Carolyn Denney 8, 27, 29, 48,49, 118,88,223 Nancy Dennie 28, 52, 150 208 Tina Dennie 57 Mark Dennis 57 Michelle Denton Derrick DeBruce 32 84,212 Frederick DeBruce 90, 21 2 Douglas DeFay 49, 149 Vicki DeGrandchamp 1 18, 140, 195 Paul DeHaven 57 WilRam DeHaven 149, 84 Timothy DeRoche 1 18 Jeanette DeRose 1 18 Toni De Verse 57 Holly DeWolf 28 Julie Derrickson 1 18 Raymond Dickey 27, 50, 150,154 Valerie Dickey 57 John Didier 150 Janeen Dierkes 150 Howard Dillon 27, 35, 118 Natasha Dilworth 57 Scott Dirig 57 Ken Dixie 57 Robert Dixie 57, 193 Marty Doak57 Philip Doak 118 Claudell Doan 57 Dawn Doan 57 Jeff Doan 35, 57, 197,221 Ron Doepke 57 Brenda Dowdell 118, 150, 178 JohnDraper 15, 28, 51, 118, 123 Delilah Duck 150 Judy D uehmig 145, 150 LiseDuemling 18, 19,47, 82, 93, 1 50, 1 57, 84, 163,212,87 Deanna Duguid 150, 180, 84 Cindy Dumato 57 Theresa Dunbar 118, 140 Dickey Dunn 57 William Dunn 57 Elbert Durling 57 Beth Ealing 28, 53, 118 Ann Early 28 Jeff Eaton 37, 50, 1 1 9, 131,157,84 Mark Eitman 24, 52, 95, 150, 151,87 Alita Eldridge 119 Cynthia Eldridge 140 Sheryl Eldridge 57 Tammi Ellenberger 57 Debbie Eller 57 Tanya Eller 119 Debbie Eloph 57, 88 Jim Eloph 57 Kenneth Eloph 119 Rebecca Embury 1 19 James Emmons 1 50 Sally E%le 45, 141, 150 Candance Espich 1 1 9 Gordon Esterline 53, 1 19 Steve Esterson 1 9, 74, 75, 141, 150,84 Tony Esterson 19, 57, 76, ' 77 Camille Evans 3| 195,90,87 Bill Freygang 32, 77, 119 Danny Fry 58 Janet Fryback 58 Danny Frye 58 Ken Furniss 37, 58 Karen Fadus 1 19 Michael Fahlsing 119, 132 Darrell Fair 119, 178 Larry Fairchild 1 19 Teresa Fairchild 45, 80, 81, 119, 138,85, 189, 126 Mark Feasby 1 50 Michelle Feasby 119 orothy Felger 141, 150 erry Felger 1 50 amela Feller 57 Kelly Felton 57 Timothy Fey 57 Tunicia Fields 57 Greg Fike 57 Jeff Fike 9, 27, 37, 119 JimFilchak3, 28, 45, 52, 57,95 Lois Filchak 151 Lisa Fincher 119,90 Dorothy Fink 57 JanetFinken27, 58, 95 ReneeFinley 138, 140, 151,90 Jeff Finton 27, 29, 58, 88 Brenda Fisher 58 Deborah Fisher 1 19 Jody Fisher 32, 131 ,84 Joel Fisher 119 Rex Fisher 151 Mark Fivecoat 58 Sherri Fivecoat 58 Angela Fleming 58 Margie Flint 141, 151 Cindy Flowtow 151 Jim Flowtow 58, 151 Chris Folland 27, 49, 58 Cheryl Follis 45, 47, 119, 116 Willard Fomby 58 Genine Ford 1 19 Michael Forkert 151 Richard Forkert 27, 58 Andrew Fowlkes 32, 75, 151,84 Ronald Fox 151 Barb Francies 58 Ed Frankewich 58, 77 James Frankewich 32, 75, 151,84 Carnell Franks 58 Dave Frebel 32, 50, 151, 84 Susan Frebel 119, 120, 189,87 Rhoda Freeman 151, 84 Catherine Gage 1 19, 87 Timothy Gage 1 19 Violet Gaham 152 Tammi Gallops 45, 50, 58, 138 Julian Galvan 1 19 Carlo Garcia 58 Domingo Garcia 32, 152, 84 Timothy Gaskill 48, 49, 152 Catherine Gatton 53, 119, 87 John Gayday 152 Rachel Gebhard 58 Dennis Gensic 32, 35, 119 Anthony Georgi 119, 106 Linda Georgi 1 19 Charles Getz 58 Michael Getz 40, 41, 152, 193,212 Terri Gibson 58 Carole Gier 58, 61,87 KathyGier119, 87 Tamara Giessler 27, 1 1 9, 87 Susan Girod 45, 50, 53, 58, 138,87 ReneeGladen 119 JimGoble58 Gilbert Gomez 120 Victoria Gonzales 1 52 Bill Good 58 Deborah Gordon 27, 58, 189 Judy Goshorn 29, 47, 1 50, 151, 152,91 Julie Graney 120, 128 Christina Gray 120, 115 Patricia Gray 1 52 Chris Green 58, 134 Gerry Green 58 Janice Green 58 Patty Green 38, 1 20 Terry Green 32, 69, 84 Timothy Green 70, 84 Robert Greenwood 1 20 Van Greer 35, 58, 69, 95 Denise Griggs 1 56, 90 Susan Groh 80, 120 Geoff Gross 58 Darlene Groves 58 Janice Guhn 120, 140 Terry Guillaume 120, 138, 140 BethGunkel 120 Louis Guref sky 106, 152 Joe Gutierrez 58 H Derrick Hall 32, 42, 120, 84 Bobby Hamilton 1 20 Roxy Hamilton 58 Vickie Hamm 29, 50,82, 139, 152,84 Ronald Hanes 32, 152,84 Tim Hans 141, 152 Tammy Hardesty 58 TimHargis58 I DeWayne Harris 58 | Scot t Harris 58 1 David Hart 153 1 Kelly Hart 58 " % Ralph Hart 58, 88 Barb Hartman 27, 58 ' Michele Harvey 27, 120 Kimberley Hatcher 120, 90 Rick Hatton 59 Crane Hearn 68, 69, 1 20, . 90 Mark Heath 120, 171 | Jon Heiges 59 | GinnyHeiny59 | Scott Heller 153 I Dawn Helmer 59 | , Daniel Henderson 32, 33, 1 ' 70,71, 109, 153,84, 164, 192, 198 Doug Hensley 59, 88 Robert Hermes 153 Cyndi Herstad 27, 49, 120,1 87 Christine HeWitt 121 Greg HeWitt 1 53 Jeffery HeWitt 1 53 Steve HeWitt 59 Ron Hill 32, 42, 98, 50, 141, 153,84 LoriHilty 153 Tammy Hinton 121 Cheryl Hobbs 27, 153 . Susan Hobbs 8, 27, 49, 121,87 Cheryl Hoefelmeyer 121 Don Hoefelmeyer 45, 175 Karen Hoemig 38, 47, 121, 85, 189 Chris Hogan 14,38,39, 78,79, 121,84 Fran Hogan 55, 59 NickHogan 153,208 Russell Holland 121 Mary Holley 1 53 Brenda Hollinger 59 Andrea Hollowell 23, 58, 59, 138, 189 Michael Hollowell 11,37, " 70,68,69, 121,197 Freeman Holman 59 ChuckHolt15, 121, 123 Jerry Hoobler 59 Robert Hood 1 53 Dale Hoover 121 George Hoover 106, 155 Sammy Hope 59 i Kim Hopkins 35, 121 t MaryHoppel 121 Kimberly Howald 121,91 Larry Howard 59, 69 Warren Howard 141, 155 Beth Howell 59 Brian Hoy 59 Mary Hudelson 50, 80, 138,149, 155,84,212 Cynthia Hughes 140 Greg Hummer 121 Index — 215 Randy Hunt 59 Mark Hunter 37, 59, 69, 136, 192,222 Millard Hunter 97, 141, 155 Kim Huntley 43, 45, 50, 118, 121,84, 117, 189, 104,87 Kim Hurley 121, 129, 139 Julianna Hurst 121 Lonnie Huskey 121 Debra Huss 121 Mary Hutcherson 121 John Hutchins 59 Sydney Hutner 53, 82, 149, 151, 155,212 Anita Jackson 57, 59 Betty Jackson 81, 121, 195 Gustarria Jackson 103 Earl Jackson 103 Jesse Jackson 70, 84 Paul Jarjour 155 Sam Jarjour 59 Cathy Jauregui 155 John Jauregui 59 PamJehl59 Juane Jett 59 Fraser Jewell 59 Ann Johnson 59 Calvin Johnson 59, 69 Carole Johnson 1 55 Dawn Johnson 59 Debbie Johnson 59 Linda Johnson 59 Mary Johnson 59, 121,90 Penny Johnson 121, 139 Ralph Johnson 155 Thomas Johnson 75, 1 55 Van Johnson 59 Billy Jones 155 Brenda Jones 59 Casey Jones 59 Beth Jones 121 Georgia Jones 59 Gloria Jones 59 Gwendolyn Jones 121, 1 78 Lanita Jones 59 Perri Jones 59 Sherretta Jones 59 Willie Jones 121,90 K Kelly Kadel 60, 88 Mark Kamphues 121 Michael Kaplan 27, 87, 166 Ronnie Karn 60 Debra Keener 155 Rod Keeney 60 Sharon Kelly 60 TimKelly 14, 27, 45, 48, 155 Loree Kemp 121 Shane Kennedy 60 Ruth Kerns 155 William Kettler 27, 48, 103, 159 13 1 «, Hi Dennis Kimmel 60, 1 13 Rebecca Kimmel 121 Michael King 60 Chris Klerner 60 Karl Kline 15, 121, 123 William Klug 75, 119, 122, 84 Kimberly Knolhoff 122,89 Janet Knox 155 Brett Knuth 41, 155, 191 Tari Knuth 60, 221 Dan Koch 37, 60 Martha Koch 122, 171. 197 Kimberly Kosiarek 50, 122 Terri Kosiarek 57, 60 Gregory Kowalenko 122 Kathy Kowalenko 140, 1 55 Jeffery Krammer 1 55 Cathy Kratzert 1 22 Laura Kreig 29, 60 Paul Krotke 27, 49, 60 Tony Kruse 60 Scott Krueckeberg 60 Greg Kuhn 60 ■ ?» ■ Crystal Kuhnke 122 Kathy Kuzeff 23, 122, 137, 139 Kenneth Kuzeff 122 KimberlyKuzeff 25, 47, 122,91 Monica Laible60 Bruce Lake 122 Carey-Laker 60, 189 ChrisLandrigan21,47, 50,82, 122,84, 196, 197 Joan Landrigan 50, 53, 82, 155, 157, 161, 164 Diane Landrum 91 Robert Landrum 60 Gregory Langston 122 Michael Langston 155 Terry Langston 60 Tommy Langston 60 Tim Lankenau 122 Lisa Lapsley 156 Linda Lawrence 60 William Lawrence 40, 41 , 45, 122, 125,84, 170, 192, 193 Robert Leach 60 Julie LeCoque 156 AnneLee27, 45, 60, 87 Kathy Lee 27, 45, 122,87 Patricia Lee 45, 141, 156 Ron Lee 60 Steve Lee 27, 60 Chris Leeper 60, 190, 191 Vernon Leffler 61 Steven Lehman 70, 71, 109, 156 Thomas Lehman 122 AnnLehner82, 156,212 Theresa Leiand 27, 61 Cindy LeMaster 50, 82, 146, 156, 180, 173, 212,87, 169 Elizabeth Leon 122, 137 Eric Leon 156 David Lesh 32, 122,84 Rick Leslie 37, 61, 109, 191 TheaLevine 18, 19,45, 53,95, 156,212 Tad Levy 61, 192 Laura Lewis 43, 49, 50, 58, 57,61,64,80,81,85, 1 gq Mark Lewis 122, 114 Bill Lichtsinn27, 49, 61 Brian Lichtsinn 61, 133 Craig Lichtsinn 122 Harold Lichtsinn 156 Jeff Lichtsinn 122 Michelle Line 61 Penny Lipp 157 TammyLipp28, 45, 52, 122 Kathy LoCastro 61 Regina LoCastro 139, 151, 157, 195 Kerry Locker 61 Carol Lockwood 141, 157 Lynda Lockwood 61 Jeffery Loucks 122 HoytLovell 123 George Lowery 1 56 Katrina Lude61 Jackie Lyon 82, 157, 164, 212 Marie-Elena Lyon 61, 136 Carl Lyons 61 Dale Lyons 61 Terry Lytal 123 M JeanetteMabe61 Duane Mabe 28, 52, 157 Elizabeth Macias 157 BarbMahlie61,88 Lindy Mahlie61 Alan Male 48, 61 Tom Mann 61, 75 Eugene Manning 1 14 Kristy Manter61 Donna Marcum 123, 140 Leonard Marks 157 Percy Marsh 123 Ed Marti 61 Anita Martin 157 Barry Martin 158 Gordon Martin 28, 123,90 Linn Martin 158,84 Robert Martin 32, 33, 123, 84 David Martinez 61 Sergio Martinez 25, 1 58 Patrick Masson 158,88 Robin Masters 28, 38, 123, 128, 189 Angela Masterson 38, 123, 84, 189 Carol Maurer45, 50, 58, 61,97, 139 Kathy Maurer 158 Mark Maxwell 70, 103, 123, 135,84 Loretta Maydwell 61, 90 Valerie Mayers 61 Michael Mays 158 I 8, I Danette Mazelin 1 4, 38, 123,85 Dave McBride61 Verdia McCarter 1 23 Anne McCleneghen 14, 38, 50,78,82, 123,84, 117, 194, 195, 104 Scott McCleneghen 35, 61| 75, 197 LoisMcCombs57, 61, 139 Mary McCombs 50, 80, 138, 157, 158,84 Randy McCombs 1 58 Susan McCombs 123 Dana McCormick 1 58 KimMcCormick 158 Rick McCormick 23, 61 Ellis McCracken 47, 82, 123 Ira McCracken 61 BobMcCray61 Janet McKay 26, 27, 45, 49,54,61 Teresa McMahan 38, 39, 78, 123,84, 195 Sheila McMillen 29, 123 Cheryl Medsker 15, 16, 140, 158 Shelley Mendenhall 13,45, 123,85, 189 Toni Mentzer 28, 123, 140 Bruce Mercer 28, 52, 1 58 Bob Meredith 27, 61 Sheri Meredith 140, 158 Kimberly Mespell 123 Rick Miguel 13,45, 123, 116 Brenda Miller 61 CharlesMiller 158, 212 Cyndi Miller 123 Diane Miller 47, 123,91 Marcia Miller 53, 80, 158 Mike Miller 45, 123 Rachel Miller 61 Rebecca Miller 61 Teresa Miller 123, 140 FrankMills32,33, 74, 75, 123,84 Paul Mills 35, 62 Shannon Mitchell 62, 80 Elisabet Mitrevski 123 Brad Moody 14,45,46, 47, 123 Jeffery Moore 123 Marilyn Moore 62 Mark Moore 62 Michael Moore 35, 62 Jenny Morel 14,38,39, 50,78,79, 121, 124, 84, 1 1 7, 1 70, 1 94 Rosie Morken 62 Cheryl Morningstar 124 Kevin Morningstar 158 Randy Morrison 32, 158 James Moyer 1 58 James Mudd 134 DanielMudrack32, 34, 35, 75, 124,84 Mark Mullen 82, 47, 141, 149, 151, 158, 159 Betty Mundt 141, 158 Diane Munroe 19,28,52, 53, 124 Steve Munson 124,88 Betty Murdock 62 KirkMuri41, 124, 84, - 192, 193 MarkMuri40,41, 158,84, 162, 173 Greg Murphy 124 Patricia Murphy 156, 158 KathyMurray9, 27, 80, 96, 138, 158, 168 Dave Murray 11,26,27, 45,48, 143, 103,152, 158 Demmy Myers 45 Linda Myers 147, 160 Lisa Myers 62 Rhonda Myers 124 Roxi Myers 1 38, 1 60 Trudi Myers 82, 124,91 N AmyNelson27, 62, 97, 84,85 Dave Nelson 27, 17,45, 48,49,93, 142, 148, 157, 159, 180, 160 James Nelson 46, 82 , 1 60 Angela Newell 124 Gregory Newhard 160 Robin Nichols 124 Scott Nichols 19,27,53, 124 Janice Nickels 28, 45, 124, 85, 187,91,87 Theresa Nickels 62, 87 Tammy Northcutt 62 Stuart Norton 42, 45, 67, 75,77, 115, 160 Darlene Nowlin 160 Brenda Nusbuam45, 138, 140, 124,85, 189 Laura Nusbuam 62 KimNuttie124 O GaryOdell 124 Eric Ohmart 124 Joseph Olson 124 James Omo 160 JimOrr62 Laurie Osbun 62 KippyOtt62 ■ P James Patterson 161 iMelinda Patterson 62 Beverly Paul 62 DebraPaul 161 Mark Payton 35, 48, 49, 62 Terri Pebernat 1 24, 138 Timothy Peconge 62 Monica Pelz 62 Sylvia Perez 1 5, 1 6, 50, 93, 142, 157, 161 Mark Perkins 161 Norman Perrine62 Cheryl Perry 38, 45, 78, 85, 161, 173,212, 169 Gary Perry 62 Jackie Perry 45, 62, 138, 84 Kimberly Perry 38, 84, 161,195 Maureen Perry 124 Phil Peters 32, 33, 124, 84, 196, 197 Vernon Peters 1 24, 84 Jeffery Peterson 8, 1 62 Susan Peterson 27, 1 24, 188,87 Terrie Pierce 138, 140, 124 Shirley Pine 15,45, 150, 84,162 Beverly Pitman 124 Donald Pletcher 162 Robin Pletcher 62 Karen Poeppel 124 Rose Poitras 42, 43, 62 Chen I Porter 125 Kevin Porter 162 Lorri Porter 1 62 Mona Porter 62 Bonita Powell 125 Joyce Powell 62 Greg Prince 27, 62, 197 Janet Prosser 162 Otto Pruitt 32, 62 Q Linda Quickery 141, 162 Marjorie Quickery 62 Michelle Quinn 19,45,47, 149,84, 162 R Beth Raber 162 LisaRager27, 49, 62, 87 Barbara Ransom 62 Teresa Ransom 62, 68 Bill Panyard 19, 28,42, Jeanette Ray 1 25 45,50,207,160 Scott Raymer 99 Marti Paris 28, 161 Douglas Rehrer 32, 62, 69, Jeffery Parker 1 24 84, 110 197 Randy Parker 161 Susan ReHrer 162 Sarah Parkison 27, 161, David Reibs 62 87 Susan Reich 125 David Parnin 161 Faith Reichle 21, 125 Dennis Parnin 32, 124 Kent Reising 63 Norma Parra 161 DaleRemmert63 Rickie Parrish 124, 140 AmyRess 162 Vickie Parrish 124 Denise Reynolds 125 Darrin Patrick 35, 62 Lloyd Reynolds 1 25 Dave Patrick 37, 84, 161 Luvern Reynolds 1 25 David Rhodus 125 Becky Richard 63 ' Lisa Richard 16,43, r21, 125, 170 Susan Richard 125 Kelly Richards 32 Brenda Richardson 63 James Richardson 162 Denise Richey 63 Dawn Rider 160, 162 Rob Rider 63 Pam Riecke 28, 80, 138, 151, 154,84, 162 Kari Rietdorf 1 5, 80, 82, 159,84, 162,212 Steve Rietdorf 125 Martin Rifkin 37, 84, 162, 190, 191, 199,212 Brenda Roberts 1 25 Kenneth Roberts 141, 84, 163 Sheila Roberts 63 Vicki Roberts 28, 125 James Robinson 125 Joe Robinson 125 Gary Robinson 63 Larry Robinson 1 13 Chris Roby 63, 192,88 Jeff Roby 47, 82, 163,212 Elsa Rodriguez 25 Lori Rodriguez 163 Marianne Rodriguez 14, 125,85,89 Kimberly Rollins 63, 64 Joe Romary 37 Roger Rose 63, 88 Mark Rosenbaum 63 Patricia Ross 63 Sandra Ross 163;,? RandyRothgebj Sandra Rouse ( Robert Roy 1 25| Phyllis Ruch 63 Jeanine Russell 42, 43, 141,84, 163 Patricia Russell 125 Dan Ryan 35, 63 Patrick Ryan 1 63 Jeffery Sabree 63 Becky Sauer 38, 63 Louis Saylor 125, 140 Bruce Saylor 125, 140 Kenneth Saylor 63 Ronald Schieber 163 William Schieber 126 Douglas Schepper 1 26 Brian Schible63 Sharon Schmidt 45, 141, 1 54, 1 63 Sue Schmidt 126 Sharon Schneider 63 Kelly Schoeph 84, 117, 126 Renee Schroeder 138, 126 MarcSchuhler63 Lisa Scott 163 Melanie Scott 85, 126 Michael Scott 29, 63 Linda Seabold 52, 63 Sharon Seabold 27, 47, 48, 126 I Tom Seitz 63 a Timothy Sensibaugh 63j Donna Shallenberger 1 29 Penny Shallenberger 1 64, 195 Joseph Shanklin 126 Connie Shaw 45, 47, 92, 164 , . Mark Shaw 63 J - ' Donna Shecklesri ; Lesle Sheffer 6 .0 57, 138 ,f:: ■ Susan Sheffer 16, 120, 121, 170, 126 Denise Shell 63 Kevin Shelley 164 Vickie Shelton 63 Genevieve Sheron 1 64 Kimberly Shepherd 126, 88 Mark Shifflet 126 Martin Shipley 32, 35, 84, 126 Robert Shock 1 26 Val Schrock 28, 45, 142, 84, 164 Scott Shroyer 63 „. ■ John Shull 28, 35, 45, 6? I Brian Shutt 84, 126 Julie Sieminski 13,28,45, 52, 82, 1 26 JohnSilletto19, 164,212 Mary Silletto 53, 63 Pamela Sills 84, 164 Cheryl Silvers 63 Vtody Simerman 29, 1 64 Kift Sims 165 ., Jj Sizemore 63 Jona aggs 1 26 ' CarlaiagleUI, 165 Martaltegle 27, 29, 48, 165,222 David Slatton 63 I Andrew Smith 1 26 Chuck Smith 70, 84, 192,| 193 David Smith 63 ' Denise Smith 1 65 Jeff Smith 35, 126 Joseph Smith 126 Keith Smith 63, 1 9 ' 1 Lisa Smith 126 Nicholas Smith 165 Paul Smith 191 Randy Smith 63 Sue Smith 9, 73, 133, 139, 141, 152, 165 Thomas Smith 32, 84, 126 Todd Smyers 1 26 Julie Smyser 165 Laura Smyser 126 Marvin Smyser 126 Jill Snyder 189 JohnSolga 126 Jim Sonday 28, 40,41,45, 50,53,84, 192, 126, 104 Mike Sorg 27, 48, 49, 142, 165, 170 Pamela Sorgen 1 4, 80, 126 William Spaletta 63 Index — 217 Laryn Spaw41, 63, 11 Jack Spear 45, 126 CheriSpence93, 165, 90 Sharon Spence 63 BobSpice27, 35, 63 Susan Spielman 21 Anne Springer 28, 45, 47, 52,53,63, 138,85 Carl Springer 127 Dave Springer 36, 37, 82, 83,97, 127, 191, 199 MarkStaker49, 127 BethStalf 165 Cindy Standiford 63 Kathy Stanley 27, 139, 142, 165,223 Linda Stanley 27, 49, 63 Ann Stark 45, 1]8, 125, 117, 170, 127,87 Brett Stark 27, 48, 165 Michael Starks 70, 71, 141, 147,84, 165, 192 Kenneth Stebing 22, 165 Diana Stein 11,50, 127, 104 Janet Stephens 38, 39, 78, 79,84, 195,127,90 Ronald Stephens 32, 84, 127 Shelton Stephens 63 Tom Stephens 28, 52, 1 27 Willa Stephens 64 Caranell Stephenson 64 Sharon Stewart 27, 64, 195 Bill Stewart 19, 17,45,46, 47,83,94, 175, 165 Andrea Stiffler 127 Greg Stone 1 65 Joyce Stout 1 65 Alice Striverson 165 John Surine64 Martin Swift 64 Terry Swift 64 Vickie Syndram 28, 45, 52, 165,173 Randy Tackett 64 Susan Talbert 64 Juan Tanner 127 Caria Taper 27, 49, 64 Daria Taper 138, 165,87, 86 LisaTash 127 Sharon Tatum 64 Barbara Taylor 64 Jeffery Taylor 127 Melissa Taylor 28, 52,64 Nancy Taylor 127,91 Anita Teer 64, 90 Willie Tellis 127 Rebecca Temple 28, 127 James Teneyck 127 Mata Terry 127 ReneeTeusch 127 Richard Teusch 128, 132 Susan Theye 64, 85, 189 Richard Thieme 37, 128 Clarence Thomas 64 Evonne Thomas 28, 128 Warren Thomas 64 Bruce Thompson 64, 134 Mary Thompson 140, 165 Steve Thompson 1 1 , 36, 37,84, 165 Brent Thorn 64 Daniel Thorn 128 Jerry Tilker 1 97 Anne Till 64 Christopher Till 128, 191 David Todoran 165 Debbie Todoran 128 Rebecca Todoran 38, 128 Carroll Toles 64 Cheryl Toles 64 Billey Tolliver64 Carin Tonn 64 Colleen Tonn 45, 49, 83, 95, 165,212 Cynthia Topp 1 28 Patricia Torres 166 Brenda Torrez 64 Tina Travis 24, 95, 1 28, 85, 127,91,87 Anthony Troutner 64 Richard Turner 128 Nick Tyler 166 Loretta Uhrick 64 Robert Underwood 64 V Nancy VanGheluwe9, 156, 166 Randy VanDyne 64 Christopher VanPelt 32, 70,71, 128,84, 192 Stephanie VanZiie 128 Vivian Veale 96, 128, 129, 139,87,86 Cindy Venters 92 William Vibbert 128 Candy Vielhauer 64 Delores Vielhauer 128 Laura Voigt 166 Dennis Volkert 84, 166 Andrew Vollink 64 Jeffery Vorndran 64 Jenny Vorndran 28, 38, 43, 52, 64 Matt Vorndran 36, 37, 84, 173, 191, 166 W Cheri Waggoner 27, 48, 140, 166 Tammie Waggoner 1 6, 29, 65,80, 138 Ray Wagner 1 66 Sharon Wagner 128,88 Lahapa Waiwaiole 27, 48, 49, 128,87,222 David Waldren 166 Timothy Waldren 65 Randy Waldron 65 Robert Waldrop 166 Deanna Walker 128 John Wall 128 Sarah Wall 65 Sharia Wallace 27, 65 Conna Walls 65 Chandra Ware 38, 65, 84, 195,90 Roger Warfield 32, 70, 1 29, 84 David Watson 1 29 Priscilla Watson 84, 166 Rhonda Wattley 166 Bonnie Weaver 27, 38, 49, 78, 129,87 Charles Weaver 70, 84, 196,97, 166 Wanda Webb 65 Kathleen Weber 64 Ma rcy Weber 166 JillWehrly 13, 45, 82, 129, 85, 189 Merrilee Welling 38, 65, 78, 145,87 James West 166 Kevin Westerman 166 RichardWhipp45, 50, 65 Pamela White 129 Yvonne Whitman 65 Diane Whitsett 129 Richard Whittenberger 65, 76,77 Theresa Whittenberger 80, 81, 140,84, 160, 166 Judy Whitton 27, 28, 52, 167 KellyWickerham65, 88 Jeffery Wiegner 28, 167 Scott Wiegner 27, 48, 1 29 Rebecca Wieser 1 29 Maude Wilkins 65 Timothy Wilkinson 65 Barry Williams 129 Donna Williams 167 Gregory Williams 167 Lisa Williams 28, 52, 129, 170 Mary Williams 65 Patti Williams 65 Bruce Wilson 129 Janet Wilson 140, 167 Terry Wilson 65 Charles Wirick 167 Judy Wittibslager 167 Kevin Wittwer 140, 141, 84, 1 67 Danny Witzigreuter 65 William Wolf 129 Amy Wolfe 27, 65, 87 Bruce Wolfe 28, 107, 115, 88, 1 67 Matthew Wolfe 65 Robert Woodruff 167 SaraWorman 167,, , «m Bryan Wright 65 Donna Wright 1 29, 87 Felecia Wright 129 Jackie Wright 65 Kathleen Wright 129 Keith Wright 129 Rochelle Wright 65 Timothy Wright 129, 140 Steven Wyatt 65 Marsha Wynn 65 Y Anita Yancey 65 Jeri Yarbrough 2, 27, 49, 129,86 Ray Yarman 65 EnasioYbarra 129, 132 Luez Ybarra 1 67 1 1 Becky Ybarra 13, 65 Chris Yerrick 65, 139,87 SueYoder129 Wesley Yoder 1 29 Roger York 129 Donald Young 65, 68 Karen Young 1 6, 50, 5 1 , 121,129,170 Lisa Young 65 ' Faculty Sharon Banks 1 76, 90 John Beal 1 76 Lawrence Bewley 1 76 Paul Bienz 174, 199 Rosel Blessing 176, 177, 87, 223 Susan Boesch 53, 176, 91 Roma Jean Bradburn 1 76 AlvinBurns32, 33, 35, 176 Donald Buzzard 1 76 Margaret Capin 186 ' Byron Carrier 176 Dinah Cashman 175 Beverly Chasey 1 76 Susan Clancy 13, 174 JohnCoahran 30, 176 William Derbyshire 95, 109, 176, 183, 197 Sharon Dietrich 176 LucyDoswell 176, 189, 222 Gary Eager 1 76 Ken Eytcheson 70, 1 76 Raymond Garrett 1 79 MarcellaGoble179 Donald Goss 18, 19, 177 179 Bonnie Gran 186 Ethan Gwaitney 1 79 Philip Habegger 179, ia Tom Herman 32, 33, 17 OfeliaHerrero179, 87 Mildred Hibben 179,88 Cheryl Hite 78, 181 Sheila Hopper 186 Robert Horn 36, 37, 181 Richard Horstmeyer 174; 175, 173, 198 Jane Hoylman ' 22. 47, 82, 181, 184 Charles Kammeyer 181, 192 Esther Kelley 186 Nancy Kelley 181 Donald Kemp 181 CarIa Kolin 181 James Lambert 75, 77, 179, 181, 199 CarterLohr3, 41, 17 : — 181, 192 218 — Index Richard Mattix 180, 181 Betty McGregor 186 Glenn Miller31, 181 Joseph Miller 181 Robert Miller 174, 175 AloyseMoritz 182 PrueOberlin 182 Betty Overdeer 80, 182, 199 Susan Owen 183 Jean Perego 183, 87 Marie Phipps 186,88 Richard Poor 108, 183 Arland Reinhard 140, 183 Catherine Russell 83, 183, 195 Al Schmutz 28, 29, 52, 183, 184, 104 John Sinks 175, 172 David Smith 183 Robert Snyder 27, 48, 176, 180, 183 Douglass Spencer 1 75 Diane Stone 185 Eldon Stoops 185 Robert Storey 53, 185 Kay Teddy 186 George Tricolas 1 75, 1 72 LaVerne Tsiguloff 185, 166 James Welborn 32, 185 Shelley Wellington 19, 183, 185 Nicholas Werling 30, 95, 185, 190, 191 Eugene White 67, 174, 177, 178 Donacaryle Wilkerson 184, 185 Lucile Woods 186 Features Advance Staff 46, 47 Afro-American Club 90, 91 American Field Service 86, 87 AnlibrumStaff 82, 83 Art 132, 133 Awards 127, 173 Baseball196, 197 Basketball, Girls 78, 79 Basketball, Reserves 68, 69 Basketball, Varsity 70, 71 Business 2b, 21 Cafeteria Workers 181 Campus Life 44, 45 Cheerleaders 42, 43 COE 140, 141 Cross Country 40, 41 Custodians 179 DECA140, 141 Diamond Devils 85 Drill Team 138, 139 English 22, 23 Football, Reserves 34, 35 Football, Varsity 32, 33 Foreign Language 24, 25 Forum Club 53 Golf 190, 191 Gymnastics 80, 81 Home Economics 134, 135 Homecoming 14, 15, 16, 17 Industrial Arts 106, 107 Lettermen 84 Library 110, 111 Mathematics 108, 109 Media, A.V Workers 88, 89 Music 28, 29, 48, 49, 52, 102, 103 New Building 104, 105 :.OEA 1 63 Penny Arcade 92, 93 Prom 1 70, 1 7 1 Physical Education 112,, 113 Quill and Scroll 82, 83 RVC 1 1 4, 11 5 School Play 18, 19 Science 136, 137 Social Studies 30, 31 Sports Awards 198, 199 Sports Scoreboards 200, 201,202,203 Student Council 50, 51 Tennis, Boys 36, 37 Tennis, Girls 188, 189 Track, Boys 192, 193 Track, Girls 194, 195 Trojan Takedowns 85 Volleyball 38, 39 Weekends 96, 97 Wrestling, Reserves 76, 77 Wrestling, Varsity 74, 75 Y-Teens90, 91 ??«!i:;- ' - " Ik Junior Yvonne Berry enjoys conducting an AFS meeting. At the Campus Life 50 ' s party senior Kim Burry shows off her mother ' s clothes. How Can the Best Be the Best? Murray ' s parties . . . Fer sure! ... the Entertainer- . . . " You Light Up My Life " . . . Pizza Hut . . . My Fault . . . Euchre . . . You ' ve got no friends . . . snow, coal strike, Ard- more Lake . . . Blow it off . . . PSAT ' s, SAT ' s . . . What a Waste . . . McDonald ' s . . . Saturday Night Fever . . . Starry, Starry Night. . . As the year comes to a close, it is hard to remember every- thing that has happened. There were so many good times; what was the most fun? Recreating a certain moment and- declaring it the best is hard to do . . . and it ' s not fair to the other great times. But remembering a smile, a laugh, a special song or a phrase can bring back a feeling of togetherness that will never be again. Soon people will be going their own ways . . . some for just the summer, others for their entire lives. But each, no matter which way his life turns, has been touched by good memories while at Elmhurst. 220 — Closing Sophomore Jeff Doan tries to cover up his embar- - Sophomore Tari Knuth laughs so hard she is una- ' ble to finish her uneven parallel bars routine. Closing — 221 ' " ■ ' S ' :, vfn mmmm . Taking a break, sophomore Mark Hunter relaxes on the pole vault mat. Senior Marta Slagle and junior Lahapa Waiwaiole decide to take advantage of the sun while they practice their instruments. On a cold rainy day, the girls ' tennis team listens to the instructions of Coach Lucy Doswell. Trojans feel like they ' re in a great big whirlwind. . . thrust from one activity to another . . . into and out of useless classes . . . from one banquet to another . . . There are so many things that kids HAVE to do, there isn ' t always time to do what they really WANT to do. But no matter what they ' re doing, they do it their own way. The seniors of ' 78 didn ' t just tee-pee Elmhurst — they also had an encounter with the county sheriff. The high school competition at the Jazz Festival didn ' t take place in the gym as it had in the past, but rather provided a chance for the grand opening of the new audito- rium. The juniors also decided to break tradition — they held the prom in the cafeteria which had had the benefit of a Mr. Don Goss facelift. When Spring fever hit and senioritis struck, students did everything they could to get out of the building, even if it was just sun bathing in the court yard . . . Although EHS stu- dents feel like they ' re in a huge whirl- wind, they always do whatever they do in their own way. Junior Carolyn Denney plays the French horn at the Spring Concert. Doing It Their Own Way During advanced biology, sophomore Bruce Cas- teel uses a microscope to get a better look at his specimen. Senior Kathy Stanley receives her award from Mrs. Rose! Blessing at the Senior Honors Reception. Closing — 223 Nothing Lasts Forever . Well, It finally came ... It had to . . . Nothing lasts forever Throughout the year there were various times that everyone looked forward to — football jamboree, homecoming, penny arcade, report card distribution (!?!), M.D. Dance-a-thon, Spring vacation, and GRADUATION. Now that this moment has finally come, and the school year has ended, there isn ' t much to look forward to as far as EHS goes. We ' re only to look back on our Elmhurst days and enjoy what we ' ve already done. Yet we can ' t ponder over these days; we must continue liv- ing. We ' ve got to make more good memories, not necessarily as a part of Elmhurst, but as a part of our world. We must look toward new horizons. Hopefully the memories we tried to help you relive in this Aniibrum are as enjoyable to you as they were to us. We want to thank our fantastic staff, Mrs. Jane Hoylman, Mr. Dick Kennard of Taylor Publishing, and Mr. Jerry Crim of Senior Portraits. Thanks for everything. Student Life — Colleen Tonn Sports — Kari Rietdorf, Anne McCleneghen, David Springer Seniors — Kim Burry Underclass — Carol Cline • ' ■■■ " ■■ Faculty — Cindy LeMaster Academics — Vickie Hamm, Ann Lehner Activities — Jill Wehrly, Debbie Butler " Index — Trudi Myers Typist — Anne Springer s. Photographers — Ed Beck, Brad Moody, Sharon Seabold, Ken Furniss, Brian Coyle, Connie Shaw Artists — Galen Bailey, Ellis McCracken Photo Credits — Larry Fairchild, 67; Bruce Saylor, 100, 101 ts jfr ' V ' A% k4 ' ' M ' M I ' H " A t (■ ' , ' 1 ■ |- (

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