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TRACES 1 986 Spring Supplement EVERYDAY A MEMORY Recollections: The Closing Chapter With the new life of nature in the early months of 1986 came a renewed vigor in the community at Enrico Fermi. Sports’ focal points moved back outdoors as the in- creasing heat and humidity dared participants and spectators alike to forsake school loyalties. Consistent with the long tradition of Falcon spirit, few succumbed. Tenacity reaped rewards as absorbing com- petition indulged team members and their fans. Spring also triggered new pro- jects for year-round activities, as H.E.R.O. climaxed its calendar with the opening of Cafe Rendezvous, while the yearbook staff re- juvenated itself with the production of the 1986 Traces supplement. Fermi’s influence in the surrounding community was expanded by members of the National Honor Society, who organized, promoted, and helped fuel the Red Cross blood drive held at Fermi in May. But by far the most obvious display of Spring fever was the class spirit among seniors, which pushed class pride to a four-year high. Suddenly, activities signifying the end of high school seemed to abound. Variety show rehearsals to attend, prom gowns to buy, gradua- tion requirements to attain — such concerns dominated the typical senior’s mind. And with these diver- sions, the bittersweet realization that Fermi would soon become our past managed to be suppressed — at least until the 24th of June. Meanwhile, the days and the poten- tial for new memories were rapidly running low. Monday Tuesday [ Wednesday 3 1. Beth Nohmy utilizes a unique pitching style to add speed to the ball. Here she is at the top of her windup, concentrating on the catcher’s glove behind home plate. 2. Kim Linonis ' quick hop on the ball stops another run. 3. Concentration and an accurate throw are essential skills for a second baseman. After stopping a ground ball in the in- field, Sue Mercik prepares to throw towards home plate. 4. J. V. player Kristen Anderson slides home fractions of a second before the ball. 5. Varsity Softball: First row: Sue Guay, Kellie Cloutiere, Sue Mercik, Paula Hansen, Pam Tenero, Kim Linonis, Kim Mangiafico. Second row: Theresa Buss, Lynn Moran, Beth Nohmy, Brenda Kramer, Kathy Peirce, Darcy Hunt, Coach R. 4 Sullivan. Softball The 1986 Girls’ Varsity Softball Team was composed exclusively of underclassmen. It was led by junior captains Sue Mercik and Paula Hansen. The team compiled a record of 7 and 12 overall, and 5 and 9 for the league. Although it did not have a winning season record, the team members had a learning season. The experience gained from the season helped to re-establish a winning program for the year 1987. TERNI iCRHi; jEERNI, EtRNF- SZRHI Baseball! America’s favorite pastime! Fans turned out to watch the varsity baseball team play, and, although the club’s record was 5-14, they were not disap- pointed. They saw Fermi’s players dart back and forth, trying to steal bases or home, and watching the determination on their faces proved the old adage that it is how you play that counts, not how much you succeed. 1. Ken Chase shows the best side of his looks as he catches the ball at third base. 2. Catcher Al Jansujwicz receives some practice throws during a pre-game warm-up. 3. Varsity Baseball; Front row: Tom Blount, Chris Pelligrini, Captains Pete Smith and Ken Chase, Mark Wisnesky, Frank Zampino. Second row: Managers Jane Edwards and Andrea Coleman, Al Jansujwicz, John Pitti, Neil Roeder, Steve Cybulski, Coach Gene Ryczek. 4. Frank Zampino prepares to return the ball to the infield. 5. Mark Wisnesky dodges for an incoming ball. 5 Girls’ Tennis The Girls’ Varsity Tennis Team proved that goals could be ac- complished with fun and hard work. Although the team had a slow start, the team struggled and had a terrific comeback ending. With the team reaching the State Tournament for the fifth year in a row, the members were led by C.C.C. East All-league players Kathy Hoinoski, Heather McCain, and Katie LeBlanc. The tennis team’s overall record was 8-7 and finished with a league record of 4-3. With sophomore Katie LeBlanc voted M.V.P. Ten- nis Player for 1986, the tennis team secured a promising future. 1. Determination in tennis crosses the sport ' s in- ternational boundaries, as German exchange student Connie Offergeld meets the ball. 2. Leona Maher expresses a rather twisted response to her last return. 3. Heather McCain exerts all her power and skill in the motions of her swing. 4. Kathy Hoinoski is in position and awaits the next volley. 5. Girl ' Tennis: First row: Kristin Fuller, Cap- tains Leona Maher and Connie Offergeld, Kathy Hoinoski, Heather McCain, Kathy Butterworth. Second row: Laurie Dursza, Lee Pillitteri, Heidie Vanderheiden, Sara Levinthal, Donna Plourde, Debbie Steben, Katie LeBlanc, Sharon Butterworth, Coach Kathleen Carbone. Boys’ Tennis The 1986 Boys ' Tennis Team finished with an overall record of 6 wins and 7 losses. In the league they finished with the fourth best record of 4 wins and 3 losses. The team was young; only two seniors, Bill Maybe and Paul Mailhot, com- peted on the courts. 3 1. Boy Tennis: First row: Captains Tim Moriarty, Mike Stiles, and Russ Flugel. Second row: Gordon Murphy, Martin Gatto, Kevin Kita, Lenny Reyes, Robbie Krochmal, Bill Mabey, Paul Maillot, Jamie Tenero. Third row: Coach Lenny Shortz, Jim Plato, Dave Blanchfield, Scott Shelton, Dave Stroiney, Ed DiLoreto, Brian Austin, Chris Valuckas, Wade Summers, Enzo Reale, Manager Michele Brown. 2. Enzo Reale ' s blazing serve sets up the first part of a home match. 3. Russ Flugel aims to encompass victory while returning a difficult low ball. 4. Keeping an attentive eye on the ball, Wade Summers prepares to " put this volley away. " 5. Lenny Reyes adds a little spin to this shot, at- tempting to quell Coach Shortz ' continued disparagement of the maneuver. The Girls’ Track Team was a young and inexperienced squad with eight underclass athletes on it. Although only one win was recorded for the season, the girls put forth their best efforts in prac- tice and in competition. Two school records were broken — the 3200 m by freshman Leslie Donor, and the 4x100 m Relay, whose team members were Dawn Berry, Jen Blaser, Julie DeNigris, and Samara Perdue. Consistent and outstanding performances were demonstrated by Sarah Fleming and Laurie McNamara. 1. Samara Perdue shows her talents in long jump competition. 2. Kathy Banahan prepares to flop over the high Jump bar. 3. Girls ' Track: First row: Kate Moriarty, Jen Blaser. Captains Brooke Raymond and Samara Perdue. Sarah Fleming, Julie Kane, Julie DeNigris. Second row: Juliet Ceresky, Allison Johnson, Leslie Donor, Laurie McNamara, Susan Lutz, Dawn Berry, Kris Wollenhaupt, Molly Mackie, Stephanie Langley, Michelle Petri, Kris Kraiza, Coach Joann Cardell. Third row: Manager Sara Bourgault, Xan Olechnicki, Laurel Cox, Jen Neville, Kathy Banahan, Sue Smilowicz, Madeleine Karlsson, Julie Perkins, Sally Sroka, Wendy Pawlyshyn, Coach Tricia Rapackie, Coach Pat Javorski. 4. After completing the slide, Madelem ' e Karlsson releases her shot-put. 5. One more lap around the track com- pletes the race for Brooke Raymond. Girls’ Track Boys’ Track The 1986 Boys’ Track Team enjoyed a successful year in in- dividual as well as team perfor- mance. The first winning meet in two years was 81-73 over Enfield High. Of the twenty-six athletes on the track team, twenty-two were underclassmen. Leading seniors were Frazer Da- ly, who achieved 2:10 in the 800, and Eric Gibbs, who outstood 40 ' 8V4 in the triple jump and 20 ' % in the long jump. Other seniors who competed were Doug Friday in the sprints, and Jeff Nicholas in the pole vault. 1. Tarek Perdue gets ready to run the first lap of the 4x4(X) relay. 2. Fermi ' s Mike McNulty sprints the last leg of his run. 3. In state competition at Hartford Public, Eric Gibbs uses his hands for balance as he hits the sand. 4. Bob Vranich follows through his delivery technique as he releases a javelin into the air. 5. Boys ' Track: First row: Chris Ed- wards, Rich Stroiney, Marc Gunther, Trevor Sparks, Frazer Daly, Bob Vranich. Second row: Rob Cote, Rick Stebbins, Dan Berry, Tarek Perdue, Jeff Nicholas, Rob Kraiza, Jason Olko. Third row: Doug Friday, Marc Sibella, Kevin Shanahan, Darrell Gonyea, Don Friday, John Kane. Fourth row: Coach Mike Stasack, Eric Gibbs, Captains Jose Navarro, Rod Lewis, Dan Teigen, and Mike McNulty. 9 Golf A Par Above The Varsity Golf Team, captained by seniors Tim White and Jim White, compiled an outstanding 18-8 overall win-loss record. In- dividual performances proved to be as outstanding as the team ef- fort. Three of the ten players selected to all-league came from Fermi — Tim White, Jim White, and Ed Smith. In the C.C.C. Eastern Division, Fermi finished second to Man- chester, compiling an 11-3 record, while missing the league title by only one four-foot putt. An addi- tional highlight sparked as Fermi retained the Michael Drennan Trophy against Enfield High. 2 1. Jim White ' s, Paul Finley ' s and Tim Bate ' s huddle is broken up by some ac- tion down wayside. 2. A disgruntled Tim White grimaces as his tee-shot faulters into the rough. 3. Ed Smith ' s precision putting usually proves itself to be as clean and cutting as his shadow. 4. Golf: Jim White, Ed Smith, Mark Polmatier, Tim Bates, Tim White, Paul 10 Finley, Mike Solini, Coach Bob Lengyel. I Junior Varsity Baseball: First Row: Scott Nozik, John Curran, Captains John Bromage and Mark DiBella, Paul Woodbury, Greg Mips. Second row: Coach John Mayo, Jeff Radke, Mike Olschafskie, Kyle Miller, Tom Bulgajewski, Mike Garrity. Junior Varsity Softball: First row: Kim Heim, Kris Anderson, Jodi DeFord, Kierstan Verrengia, Erin Pierz, Renee Boudreau, Kim Hastings, Kim Tait. Second row: Coach Pam Harkins, Mary Radziewicz, Kim DeGray, Debbie Donahue, Lara Becker, Bob- bi Verny, April Silva, Diane Stoner, Nancy Keegan. Freshman Boys ' Baseball: First row: Sean Sweeney, Ron Biathrow, Paui Wood- bury, Mike Olschafskie, Greg Mips. Second row: Brian Schwartz, Jason Lom- bardi, Shawn Szczesiul, Marcei Dumas, Rob Krazia, Coach LeMay. Third row: Deb Lee, Chad Wilby, Ray Wright, Chris Dumeny, Tim Chagnon, Laura Bouchard. Freshman Softball: First row: Kristen Wenzel, Eileen Peirz, Kristie Dunne. Second row: Tammy Blier, Jen- nifer Smith, Missy Cybulski, Betsy Glatz, Maureen Dowd, Michelle Doyker. Third row: Coach Nuccio, Jen Robinson, Jane Liro, Kerry Stanio, Betsy Walsh, Dawn Zampino, Kim Blake, Kris Wollenberg, Jenny Strapp. 11 Spring Cheer The senior class was comprised of top graduates de serving recognition. On June 6th, they received it. Awards were given for achievement in subjects such as English, science, math, and history. Those athletically inclined were also recognized, as students were honored for sports and gym class participation. Finally, awards were given out for excellence in activities in and out of school. These awards were passed out to those who displayed out- standing courage and leadership in school and community. 1 . Beverly Rusto leaves the stage after being presented with the Enfield Police Community Foundation Award: given to the student who demonstrated the most potential for good citizenship. 2. Gina Petronella ' s wide grin portrays her delight and excitement at having been recognized with an award. 3. Michele Michaud applauds the receiver; Heather Dubian waits with anticipation for the announcement of the next award. 4. Automotive award recipient Jim Grimaldi returns to his seat amid ad- miration of his classmates. 5. To enthusiastic cheers and applause, Sue Ballou glances back as she heads toward the stage to accept the Drum Major award. 12 1. Murses ' Aide teacher Mrs. Pare looks on approvingly as Fran Leger applies gauze to Scott Malin ' s arm. 2. Carol Tenero is delighted at having donated blood in the company of gallant Bill Garrity. 3. An apprehensive Val Petrone is being prepared for the needle by Julie McCartney. 4. Debbie Kearney and Chris Schewokis appear nonchalant, while Mr. Cutler and Mrs. Pare have their reservations about the photographer. Out for Blood During the Red Cross blood drive conducted for a day in Fermi’s gym, school camraderie enjoyed a needed boost. Students from varied backgrounds gathered together for a common purpose — to donate blood for the good of society. As student and faculty donors relaxed in the refreshment area, a moment ' s peace was shared by many. Similarities edged out, with such discussion topics as the prom and graduation rever- berating constantly. Participants, unified by the unselfishness of giving blood, discovered the bond. Many left feeling better than when they entered. Students from the Nurses ' Aide class and the National Honor Society worked long hours to help ensure suc- cess of the project. Success indeed was accomplished; though the number of donors was limited by the age requirement of 17, 123 people did donate, increasing the Red Cross I Blood Bank by 123 pints. 1 13 Fi BRHRflnKi In its four years at Fermi, the class of ' 86 changed immensely. From fragile beginnings the class developed pride in both itself and in school. Gradually, we learned to identify with one another as we realized we shared more than perceived at first glance. Change marked our entrance into Fermi. The ramifications of being the first freshman class were felt the entire year. Joining with the sophomores in the rookie limelight did have one benefit, though — the upperclassmen ' s attention was divided during initiation rituals. Meanwhile, rivalries between the Kennedy and Kosciuszko clans still existed; but, little by little. Falcons became our dominant call. Giv- ing us a big push was Homecoming Week, 1982. Our class watched unbelievingly as we were assigned the irrelevant red on color day. That incident sparked our fight to establish ourselves as Fermi Falcons, loyal and spirited. Our homecoming float emphasized this message. Sophomore year heralded the first Fermi girls ' soccer team and the eminent " C- " rule, requiring the maintenance of a " C- " average for extracurricular participation. Class rings were selected this year. Junior year also brought new experiences; first jobs, driver ' s licenses, cafe study halls, and SAT ' s were met by many. Our class also sponsored the first junior-senior social. Many decisions were thrust upon us as the world began to open up. And then came September, 1985. Finally, we were seniors. FRIENDSHIPS EASED the strain of being the school ' s first freshman class. When in trouble, a friend could help — as Sue Giangrasso did by car- rying books for injured Heather Dubian down empty halls before the storm of students during passing time. Many of us could have used help during passing that first year, as the time was limited to four minutes. ► A IN HIS SOPHOMORE YEAR, Todd Clukey was perplexed by some of the school ' s older typewriters. However, modem typewriters, computers, and word processors replaced all outdated models by senior year. ◄ IT MUST BE HARD to smile for a camera shot when you ' re wearing the uniforms of a defunct school, especially when you ' re actually representing another. But that ' s what the freshman boys ' teams of the class of ' 86 had to put up with. The absence of Fermi uniforms ironcially proved to be a help, for it mobilized some of us to act and to defend ourselves as members of the school; otdy showing that although the Fermi name may have been miss- ing, Fermi spirit was not. ◄ OUR HOMECOMING FLOAT of freshman year! Homecoming 1982 proved to be the first unifying experience for our class. The float symbolized our emergence as Fermi Falcons from our junior high school loyalties. The spirit revealed at our first Fermi homecoming sparked a fever which would last us through our senior year. An August Year Senior privileges, two bone-chilling rains on Homecoming and Thanksgiving, the Florida trip, the 18th birthdays, the parties, the “Save the Doughnuts " campaign, the SAT verbal review course with Cindy Vranich, the tradi- tional senior activities of Spring — could one year really contain all this? Well, 1986 did. 1986 — our year. A CONTEMPLATING OUR FUTURES was an activity none of us could escape from. After all the dances, parties, and fun, serious decisions had to be made con- cerning life after Fermi. Would we follow a well-beaten path away from the school? Could we be as secure in blazing our own path? TYPICAL CLASSTIME in June? Though it ' s unsure who or what Kathy Kurkul was trying to portray in this skit from Catch-22, she only came across as herself. No, that ' s not true — Kathy would never really have her mouth shut like that. (Just kid- ding, baby.) W A THE EVERYDAY MEETING place — where just about everything could be shared, from laughs to secrets to homework to the details of last weekend. The series of identical, empty lockers exist only through the summer; while school is in session, each locker will be individualized with the paraphernalia of its user. ◄ FINALS WEEK at Fermi. And just what is there to do before a final? Among other choices. Rich DePolt hit the hack, a popular pastime in 1986. The players of the game would gather around one another in a circle. The object was to keep the ball in the air, but they couldn ' t use their hands or arms to ac- complish that. Hey, if you were bored, why not? ◄ WHAT WE ALL looked forward to from day one — the minute we ' d have that diploma in hand! Pete Calcasola realizes the seriousness of this ocas- sion. THE CLASS OF ' 86 HITS FLORIDA! Seniors who coasted to Florida in April received an early outbreak of Spring fever. A new perspective was had by many, and the experience brought the xp clo members of the class much oser together. Page 18 1. Laughter, with perhaps just a bit of craziness, was found throughout the Tivoli Room of Chez Josef on prom night. 2. Jewel Estrada engages in the activity which dominated the night — the dance. 3. Informality became the dominant mood once the din- ner plates were cleared from the tables. 4. Once again, seniors form their pyramid, this time by clearing the dance floor. Page 19 1. Joe Hein, Doug Friday, and Sara Becker get their kicks at the waistline. 2. A slow dance captivates an intriguing couple — Ken Andersen and Diane Badger. 3. Mindy Guile can have fun, with or without a guy. 4. Crystal Lee turns her attention to the fanfare of Gary James. 5. Kelly Woods sinks into the clutches of her friend Eric Eastman. 18 Enchanted Memories It was a perfect day. The sun shone brilliantly and a soft breeze blew — a wonderful day to get dressed up and dance the night away. That is just what Enrico Fermi High School’s senior class did. At the elegant Chez Josef, a delicious dinner was served, accom- panied by the music of disc jockey Gary James. After dinner, the party started. Gpbeat music rang from the speakers as prom couples boogied out their hearts. On the other hand, the slow songs provided a time for the dancers to cool down and rest for the next set. Camera-toting prom- goers gaily snapping photos of friends; memories to last a lifetime. Prom Night 1986 was a beautiful evening, the magic provided by the senior class. It truly was “Some En- chanted Evening. " Finest Hour 1. Steve Houle signs a friend ' s yearbook. Notice anything about Steve ' s tie? (Hint; Take another look at senior formals.) 2. Tom Prior and Jennifer Stroh share smiles while waiting for the after dinner entertainment. 3. Sitting in a circle, seniors clasp hands forming an unbroken chain as they rock and sway to the music. 4. After announcing its dedication, Traces editor Kathy Ciolkos presents a copy of the yearbook to Mr. Schonberger. 5. As they listen to the reading of the class will, Angela Pagani and Melissa Porcello manage to engage in light-hearted conversation. 1986 . . . Class Night at Chez Josef . . . sentimental signing of yearbooks ... a look backward — to four quick years . . . class will ... a glance ahead . . . growth . . . goodbye — A last banquet . . . plastic " boneless " breast of chicken — ab- breviated by grasping hands . . . reverie — photoflashing . . . memories for years to come. Dancing to Gary Craig . . . good music . . . good friends . . . conversa- tion, laughs . . . mummy contest — toilet papered trio . . . nappy, crazy movement . . . unity . . . " Revolu- tion " . . . circle dance . . . horns blar- ing, yelling, screaming — " Paige, you forgot your camera! " . . . good- bye — ... slowly exit the parking lot . . . good night. 1 . She looks serious! Class Historian Ann- marie Vassolotti put together the slide presentation shown on class night. 2. This conversation appears to be " for men only " as seniors gather around a table com- paring their memories of four years at Fer- mi and their plans for the future. 3. " The long and the short " of class night dancing is aptly displayed by Joe Bennett and Betsey LeBlanc. 4. Steve Kindseth and Rick Mormino escape pressures of attending final exams in the last bask of class night. 23 1 . Ako Hirose, whose family traveled from Japan to witness the gradua- tion ceremony, stands as she is honored as a foreign exchange student. 2. Strong winds abounded during the ceremony. Valedictorian Carol Tenero tried not to let them disturb the delivery of her speech. 3. One last pose for the camera! Joy and love highlight the friendship among Stephanie Sherman, Chris Shewokis, Paul Stuart, and Chris Tornatore while they wait for 6:00 in the auditorium. Scott Greenough is in the background. 4. Carol Church receives an award from Dr. Mager during the presenta- tion of awards and scholarships. 1. Dan Clark and Cheryl Biathrow, both band musicians since freshman year, perform for the last times as members of the Fermi band. 2. A clenched fist clues in on how much Celeste Amaral is glad at having finished her time at Enrico Fermi. Joining her in celebra- tion is Russ Constantine. 3. A [jerfect walk, a perfect flower, a perfect smile — Kristi Harmon marches to her seat as the near-graduates file in. 4. Ken Andersen has some thoughtful words of his own as he bows his head during the invocation. 2 After graduation, the Fermi years are over. The school now has to get along without the class of ' 86. For the graduates, graduation is a symbol of the beginning of an independent life; no longer will we have the shelter of a high school covering us. As each of us leads his of her own life, let’s not forget that we do share common foundations from our days at Fermi High. In this sense, we’re one. And if we become frustrated with life, let’s remember all we’ve achieved at Fer- mi and set it as an example of growth. Let’s not give up on faith or hope. Good luck, and farewell. Lastly, during the final days of June, 1986, amidst the excitement of prom, variety show, class night, graduation, and somebody ' s toga bash, let us not forget that the class of ’86 was indeed smart enough to know the time to act maturely. We did set our minds on things other than just social events. We did control ourselves, which allowed our teachers to continue uninter- rupted. We did decide — all by ourselves — to be a little serious. And that seriousness lasted as long as it took us to SIGN YEARBOOKS! 28 TRACES Enrico Fermi High School Enfield, Connecticut DARE TO BE NOTICED DEDICATION .1 Mario A. Gentile School leaders cast their shadows on institutions and thus influenced, | the character of the school emerges. | As principal since 1974, Mr. Mario ! Gentile has been responsible for the | structure of the educational pro- ! gram offered at Enrico Fermi High | School. Amid pressures for change from within and without the educa- tional establishment, Mr. Gentile has provided an environment in which pupils with diverse needs were able to gain knowledge and I skills appropriate to the demands of the present world. His personal | values and professional judgment i have directly affected the lives of i countless students. Mr. Gentile retires from educa- i tion this year after thirty-one years ; of service to the inhabitants of En- I field. He received his Bachelor’s : Degree from American Interna- tional College in 1956 and his ; Master’s Degree from Westfield i State College. He taught social , studies at A. D. Higgins School until i becoming a Vice Principal at En- | field Junior High School in 1962. ; Prior to becoming principal of ; Enrico Fermi High School, Mr. i Gentile was first a housemaster and | then principal of Kosciuszko Junior ! High School. ; On behalf of the class of 1987, ; and the thousands of graduates of ; Enrico Fermi High School during j your tenure, thank you Mr. Gentile, j We dedicate this book to you. Enrico Fermi High School is one school out of hundreds in the state and thousands in the country, located in a technological world. This technology has brought a dichotomy of ramifications. Along with ease in living has come a desire for immediate gratification; with rapid communication has come a dearth of heroes; with computer-based knowledge has come the decline of individuality. It is easy to forget that the strength of a society is based on the contributions of each member and the growth of a society requires innovation and fortitude. But in fact, the individual is still paramount and heroes are those who dare to be different. During the last four years, we have each begun to define our parameters and search for an identity. There were numerous factors that enabled us to dream beyond the ordinary and to develop our ap- titudes. Primary among them were the diverse op- portunities given at Enrico Fermi High School. Elec- tive courses assisted us in developing talents, while required courses gave us skills to pursue further studies as well as to comprehend the modem world. Those of us who sought further expression of our in- dividuality found an outlet in clubs, activities and sports. Overseeing all this was a staff of profes- sionals who accepted our differences and encour- 4 CO FERMI ' SCHOOL falcons )F 1979 aged their developement. Simultaneously, from our peers we found the courage to be ourselves and the objectivity to respect differences. The introspective attitudes of early adolescence with its monumental pressure to conform, yielded to a desire to be more than “one of the crowd.” We have learned to welcome and to en- courage differences in attitudes and beliefs. We have learned to rejoice in each other’s small victories, and commiserate in each other’s pain. Indeed, we have learned the value of a friend. Finally, we came to the realization that among the greatest heroes (in a world so devoid of heroes) were those who spent years nurturing us: our parents. Be- ing heroic sometimes meant fulfilling respon- sibilities, imposing structure and persevering each day. It meant the postponement of luxuries and the sacrifice of time. Because of all these factors we have been able to break away from the mainstream and to find the courage to think for ourselves. Because we were given a chance to grow with love and understanding, we can now be our own heroes and dare to be noticed. 5 TABLE OF CONTENTS Notable Seniors Kathleen Butterworth Daryl Gordon Cindy Kita 17 Distinguished Faculty Karen Drouin Janice Wiener 61 Adventurous Underclassmen Gena Alaimo LoriAnn Neild 77 Challenging Academics and Activities Heather Barberie Christine Young 111 Daring Sportsmen Kristin Fuller Samara Perdue 151 A Fantastic Finale Catherine Dustin 191 Layout Design David Glenn Photographer Wade Summers Artwork Susan Guay 8 I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence; Two roads diverged in a wood, and I — I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. Robert Frost The Road Not Taken 9 13 If a man does not keep pace with his compa- nions, perhaps it is because he hears a dif- ferent drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau 14 Unique People 15 t Dare T o Be Me The one and only formative power given to man is thought. By his thinking he not only makes character, but body and affairs, for “as he thinketh within himself, so is he.” Charles Fillmore 16 J With graduation just around the comer it’s time to ask yourself, “What have I learned through my years at Fermi High School? How have I grown? Matured? Have I become more responsible, an individual? My own person?” During our years at high school, we have become involved with choices that have changed as our tastes have changed. The change from freshman to senior year is simple, a growth in maturity, an increase in our ability to make our own judgments, to make our own friends, to make a choice, to dare to be noticed. We have the responsibility to step away from the crowd and realize our own potential. We have the judg- ment to step above and beyond peer pressure and make our own decisions. As freshmen, we followed the status quo, as seniors we can step away from the crowds of Levi’s and Reebok’s, realizing that what you wear, or how you wear it does not determine the type of person you are or the individual values you have. I like to think of and remember our class, the Class of ’87, as a group of individual people who are not afraid to express their opinions and ideas. And hopefully, as our lives evolve, we will retain the individual values and sense of responsibility needed to be different. Class Advisors: Mr. Charland Sincerely, Deven Camara I Mr. Kiner Mrs. Jones CLASS OFFICERS: Front Row: Jennifer O’Konis; Secretary, Allison Fuller; Vice President, Heather McCain; Treasurer. Back Row: Alicia Linoce; Director of Activities, Deven Camara; President, Susan Ramondetta; Historian. 18 A. Charles Aldo Mark Anderson Michelle M. Anderson Susan M. Arre Suzette L. Amelotte Michael Anderson Kellie E. Army Josephine M. Bacile ED SMITH LOOKS FAIRLY happy about the results of a meeting at the Central Library. Whatever transpired really lifted his spirits. ▼ A AS IF BY MAGIC every September the senior class theme ap- pears on the soccer backstop. It must be the work of Leprechauns. A CAN YOU IMAGINE smiling in anatomy class? Chris Silver manages a grin despite the fact that he is in the middle of a test. Tests are one thing many of us gladly leave behind. 19 Notable Skills Upon high school graduation many Fermi Seniors entered a trade, profession, or occupation for which they prepared while in high school. Drafting, food preparation, graphic arts, automotive and nurses aids were some that led to job place- ment. Students in these classes testified to the value of their training. Food preparation trained many seniors in the art of plan- ning and preparing restaurant meals. Students ran their own restaurant. Cafe Rendezvous, and catered banquets. The graphic arts program in- troduced students to the fields of printing, the printing press, layouts and design. Drafting and the mechanical and visual AS HE SITS AT a table amid the numerous kitchen appliances found in A 100, Don D’agostina proudly displays his Cafe Rendezvous jacket. Seniors enrolled in food service are ex- posed to a grueli ng schedule of food preparation for the numerous banquets and restaurant functions they manage. ► AFTER RECEIVING instruc- tion from Mr. Chapman, Melissa Munson and Nancy Stroh carefully balance and align the wheels of a car in the Fermi Automotive class. ▼ Carl C. Badeau Donald E. Baltronis Daniel C. Baker Denise L. Banning Michael T. Baker Clayton J. Bannock Maria I. Bacile Timothy P. Bakes 20 ◄ GRAPHIC ART student, Joshua Doup adjusts the lens of a process camera. This machine produces the negative which is used to make a plate for the offset press. WAITING INTENSELY for another tidbit of information on ar- chitecture from Mr. Scudieri, Mike Johnson prepares to take notes. He intends to enter the service after graduation where hopefully he can elect an area that will allow him to use his knowledge of this field. ▼ skills it entailed, prepared students for professions in carpentry, architecture, and engineering. In automotives students learned basic car functioning. Many seniors acquired the skills necessary to maintain their own cars while others pursued careers in automobile maintenance. Those seniors enrolled in Nurse’s Aid were given in- struction in the care of pa- tients in hospitals as well as nursing home settings. Seniors who learned a skill in high school were fortunate in having many areas to choose from. Many who were interviewed had perspective jobs. Others feel their chance of using their skills was very good. Michael H. Beaulieu Michael A. Bedard Leanne M. Bednarz Kristen L. Begyn Heather A. Barberie Richard E. Barrows Kevin S. Bartley Karen A. Beaudry 1 % Kxistan M. Bennett David F. Bidmead Jennifer H. Blaser Sheila M. Borski Joseph Blanton A Dawn M. Bordeau William C. Bixby Susanne Bongartz Patrick M. Blackburn Sara E. Bonnafant Deborah A. Bouchard Denise L. Bourbeau Darren B. Brooks 22 Michelle C. Brown Kimberly A. Browne Erica L. Bungard ' Mm 1 Kathleen M. Bushey Daring Attire SNEAKERS, ALL COLORS, all styles, and all assorted material are the “in” shoe of the 80’s. Worn with or without socks, sneakers complimented almost every casual outfit. ▼ ▲ DRESSED IN AN OVERSIZED shirt, cotton pants with matching socks and comfortable sneakers. Heather Barberie is the epitome of the casual dresser. Daryl Gor- don is dressed in the latest mid-calf pants with ankle socks and flats. Her waist-length sweater decorated with multi-colored diamonds is typical of the bright colors that swept Fermi’s fashions this year. (above right) DRESSED IN A TUXEDO jacket and shoe string tie, Scott Shelton, our senior class brownie, dresses to impress his teachers. However, his efforts go un- noticed everyday. Our senior year was a great year to raid parent’s old war- drobes. Looks from the fifties, sixties, and seventies had come back into vogue. Those pants that ended just below the knee, known to our mothers as pedal pushers, were an essential part of an up-to-date wardrobe. Oversized shirts worn outside the pants gave everyone the “tired executive” look. The Don Johnson ten-button pastel-colored T-shirt was in. A fashion craze that swept the country was the beach look. Who in our class could be caught without a pair of Jams? White T-shirts with blank fronts and windsurfers on the back started to appear in Fermi’s hallways. Along with the aerobic work-out and the use of Spandex came the Reebok aerobic shoe. Whether they were white, pink, grey, black, or red, with velcro or laces, Reebok sneakers were on everybody’s feet. The Converse All-Star was back in fashion with the hi-top sneaker craze. Just about any type of skirt was vogue in 1987. The popularity of the mini-skirt, full-length skirt, and the fishtail skirt all at the same time enabled members of the class of 1987 each to ex- press their own individuality. 23 •« HAVING ONCE AGAIN restored his coiffure to perfection, Travis Lombardi listens intently to Miss DeHaan explaining the fine points of critical writing. ▼ A SITTING BE- FORE A pile of notebooks, Alaina Dube debates on what assignment to begin preparing. Many seniors found themselves putting off homework after being infected by senioritis. A LORI CURRIE BRIEFLY looks up from her notebook, flashes a grin and then resumes her homework. Christine Caronna Lisa M. Carr John Butala IV Anthony P. Cannella Kathleen A. Butterworth Elizabeth A. Cassotta Tracey J. Catania 24 Jolly Chaddha Tammy Charette Michelle Chase Krista M. Chomyak Ellen M. Chrissos Ronald J. Chwalek Sherri L. Ciak Kelly A. Cloutier Russell E. Cook Jr. Arthur J. Cooney Jr. Mark A. Cooney Richard S. Cousineau 25 Lewis J. Crabtree Maureen E. Curtiss Sharon M. Csekovsky Michael J. Daglio Lori J. Currie Brenda L. Cramer Stephen A. Cybulski Foreign Exchange Seniors During the 1987 school year, Enrico Fermi High School again had the pleasure of hosting students from a broad range of foreign coun- tries. Students from Japan, Germany, Australia, Finland, Norway, and Den- mark left familiar family and friends for an entire year making Enfield their tem- porary home. The Foreign Exchange Pro- gram, coordinated by Mr. Mercik, brought to Fermi the new faces of Riko Kobayashi, Mikako Tsuruta, Susanne Bongartz, Marcelo Rey, Pasi A HEGE KARLSEN FINDS attending Enrico Fermi a change from school in Norway. Initially she had difficulty ad- justing to “the pass system.” SITTING IN HISTORY CLASS, Christine Seedorff tries to comprehend the structure of American democracy. All foreign exchange students are re- quired to complete an American Studies course. ► 26 Karen L. Daigneault Katherine A. Dankanyin Mai L. Dansereau Kimberly A. DeGray , . " 4 Cara E. Dellagiustina Jay A. Denigris Karen A. Derech Gerald Derosier Rayala, Hege Karlsen, and Christine Seedorff. These students brought with them an optimistic attitude, courage, and a strong desire to learn. Being a foreign stu- dent carries with it the pressure of adapting to a new culture; dif- ferent values, routines, languages, and styles. All had fears of not fit- ting in and being lonely, but with healthy outlooks, and a strong sense of humor, these students overcame their difficulties. Students at Enrico Fermi have benefited from the foreign Ex- change Program for the last fifteen years. Being exposed to students from a variety of cultural backgrounds has led to a greater appreciation of the similarities rather than differences that exist between nations. As a result, the Foreign Exchange Program profits not only students from abroad but the entire school community. A FOREIGN EXCHANGE STUDENTS: Front Row: Chistine Seedorff, Hege Karlsen, Susanne Bongartz. Back Row: Riko Kobayashi, Pasi Rayala, I Marcel Rey, Mikako Tsuruta 27 Daring Wheels Whether they were in the family car or their own pride and joy, the Fermi Seniors were often seen driving on and off the school grounds. In the morning, automobiles scurried around hunting for a parking spot before the warn- ing bell. At 2:00 p.m., they were seen lined up, bumper to bumper, waiting to depart for their new destination. Lack of “wheels” in En- field was synonymous with dependence: dependence on parents and on friends. Get- ting a license, one of the most important events experienc- ed in high school, con- tributed to freedom. Getting a car was independence. STUDENTS’ CARS PATIENTLY await their owners’ exit from Fermi at the close of another school day. At that time it’s off to work, play or fur- ther study. ► EVERY TEENAGER’S DREAM, a Camaro! Despite the fact that it is vintage 1969, Roland Grenier’s Camaro looks as if it just rolled off the showroom floor. The result of a year of labor, this car is, according to Roland, the predecessor of an ’87 Black Ford Thunderbird with Kreegor rims. ▼ Michael T. Dobrzycki Karen F. Drouin Barbara J. Damato Alaina Dube Joshua C. Doup Gerald Drouin Jr. Catherine A. Dustin ◄ PUTTING TREMENDOUS AMOUNTS of time and work towards the restoration of his 1973 Subaru GL Coupe has paid off for Troy Petersen. Not only does it provide a reliable source of transportation but it also has maximum sound with six speakers. NO MATTER HOW HARD she tries to be inconspicuous, there’s no hiding Tina Parakilas in her YELLOW ’75 Toyota Corolla. Although it is a far cry from her desired Porsche 944 Turbo, it serves its purpose of getting her around town. ▼ From trucks, jacked-up hot rods, to smoke spitting jalopies, these forms of transportation played major roles in many students’ lives. Some vehicles adopted the individuality of their owners, the result of painstaking labor and diligent planning. Others were the fruits of after school and summer jobs. Finally, some were in- herited after outliving their usefulness to a relative. All were part of our senior lives and our senior year. Cathy Ellis Lara L. Falardeau Lynnette J. Ensor Linda M. Fede Leslie L. Figura Eric M. Eastham Christopher T. Ewing Pamela J. Evans 29 Senior Life Senior year — what we all had waited for — arrived and with it came, much to our sur- prise, pressure. A time of deci- sion, it was also laced with a schedule many of us had dif- ficulty managing. Between jobs and school, and a small slice of social life it was necessary to begin thinking about “What happens next?” Trapped into struggling to shop our way A CAUGHT IN A PENSIVE moment, Mike Anderson, appears to be sorting his way through a monumental pro- blem. Decision making was part of everyone’s senior year and all of us felt its tug from time to time. through the avalanche of op- tions, many of us let off steam by indulging in light hearted comedy and silly pranks. Others talked out our decisions with teachers, friends and parents. A FOR SOME, CLOWNLIKE behavior was a terrific outlet for built up anxieties. But not many allowed the yearbook photographer to catch them with their tongues out. Lanette Melquist was an exception to the rule. SMOKING A PIECE of gum while enveloped in the arms of Jennifer Blaser, Mike Polmatier appears satisfied with his lot in life. Taking a break from studies and jobs and enjoying the company of others was one way seniors relaxed. ▼ Michael B. Fisher Paul E. Finley Maria C. Fiore 30 John M. Flaherty Russell A. Flugel John J. Freed Donald Friday Allison M. Fuller Kristin E. Fuller Karen Furci Scott J. Garcia Stephen R. Gardner Barbara M. Gilly David F. Glenn Jr. Steve Gnatek Margot L. Goulet Heidi A. Gracie 31 Kerry B. Grandahl James J. Griffin Richard L. Green Deborah L. Grip Alan J. Grenier Laura J. Guay John T. Guillemette Todd R. Gurry Robert S. Healy Diane L. Hand Kimberly A. Henderson Kristine A. Harger Roland L. Grenier Susan M. Guay Paula L. Hansen Renee C. Hepner 32 Gary R. Hicks Jeffery S. Houde Dennis Hurley Jr. Melanie E. Herlihy Julie A. Hietala Annette C. Houle ◄ WORKING ON THE YEARBOOK staff was an added pressure on the lives of several seniors. Deadlines were constantly popping up. Janice Wiener, co-editor of the Faculty section is busy making technical deci- sions about layout. A MONDAY MORNINGS after a busy weekend were difficult for everyone. Carlo Bergamini keeps himself alert in English class by resting his arm on the cabinet doors. A REMINISCENT OF RODIN’S “The Thinker,” Joe Smith takes a moment to men- tally calculate a bookkeeping problem. Steven M. Jackson Alan Jansujwicz 33 Brian P. Jones Cynthia L. Kita Sharon L. Kniep Riko Kobayashi Michael F. Johnson Eric M. Kaplan Kathleen M. Kaiser Patrick B. Kane a Daring to Compete Last spring, Scott Shelton and Dan Teigen collaborated in the creation of an electronic music composition which was entered in the Connecticut Music Com- position Festival 1986. Their hard work was acknowledged with the Festival’s Second Place Composers Award. When inter- viewed they eagerly shared their adventure; What kind of music did you write? “We wrote electronic music for a synthesizer.” Who helped you? “Mr. DeMaio was a big help — we took what he taught us in class and applied it.” A THE AWARD — the result of months of hard work — is to be kept in Fermi’s Music Department as testimony to Scott and Dan’s accomplishments. Hopefully, this plaque is the first of many. MUSICIAN SCOTT SHELTON shows us his casual side as he exits Fermi at the end of a school day. Scott not only works on his music during school, but frequently spends time creating after hours. ► 34 Robynne Kuras Terry A. LaBianca Beth A. LafTargue Kenneth P. Landry Michell S. Landry Lori Larouche Tina M. Latraverse j: DAN TEIGEN AND HIS PARTNER, Scott Shelton, pause in I e middle of a creative moment. When did you start working on the music? “We started in November and finally recorded it in May.” What do you think made the piece as good as it was? “I think it was because we have such different tastes. Dan likes the harmonics of music.” “And Scott likes the ‘deep’ personal side of music.” Tell me about the competition? “We did not think we had much of a chance until we talk- ed to one of the judges. He said that it was a great example of an electronic music piece. It really made people think.” How did you feel when you won? “We were shocked. The piece that won first place was played by the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra!” Will you compete again? “Definitely! I think we stand a very good chance.” 35 Heading For Broadway In addition to the usual Senior tasks of attending school and working part time, LoriAnn Nield keeps herself busy entertaining on “The Wicked Stage.” Influenced by her family, it seemed only natural that Lori would advance in the challeng- ing world of the performing arts. Lori’s career began at an early age with singing and dancing lessons, and at age eleven she began performing in LORIANN WON the associated Community Theatres of Connec- ticut’s award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Lady Larkin in “Once Upon a Mat- tress.” ► IN THE PRODUCING GUILD’S production of the musical “Nine,” Lori plays Claudia Nardi, Italian film star. She is seen here with fellow ac- tresses singing of life on the Grand Canal. T Summer Children’s Theatre. In later years she played leads in such shows as “Oklahoma!”, “Once Upon a Mat- tress”, “Anything Goes”, “Oliver”, “Nine”, and Fermi’s own production of “Bells Are Ringing.” This past year, she starred in “Evita,” and “The Fantastics,” with the Producing Guild of Hartford. Two years ago, Lori’s acting and vocal talents gained her admission to the Greater Hartford Academy of Kerri R. Lawnsby Michael D. Leclerc Timothy Leiper Scott A. Leonard Richard LePage Sara L. Levinthal Michele L. Lemieux Roderick M. Lewis ◄ AS A FRESHMAN, LoriAnn played the young farm girl, Laurey, in “OKLAHOMA!”. After the wedding of leads Laurey and Curley, the cast sings a rousing version of the title song. LORI WAS A MERE freshman when she played the lead role of Ella in the Fermi Lamplighters’ production of “Bells Are Ring- ing.” T Performing Arts. Chosen by audition, she received a full scholarship from the town of Enfield to enter the Academy’s Drama Department. Experience and valuable connections were made, as well as auditions in New York. Lori recently started working as a preshow singer at the Coachlight Dinner Theatre, and plans to attend a college with a good reputation in Musical Theatre. From there she wishes to pursue a career in the theatres of New York or London. “I’ve had to give up a lot for my craft, but the friends I’ve made and the good times we’ve had more than make up for the sacrifices. And I’m glad to be back in Fermi. I missed it while I was away.’’ Alicia M. Linoce Angela S. Lordi Kimberly A. Linonis Scott A. Lovely Sherri A. Lizotte Michael S. Ludwick Travis J. Lombardi Steven C. Luke 37 Ann C. McCormick H Leona M. Maher Maureen M. Manning Erin A. Mackie Jay T. Malley Kimberly J. Maloney Heather D. McCain Dayna Maggio James D. Malloy Danny P. Mancini Kathleen MacDonald Scott M. Malin David S. Maloney Patrick Malloy 38 Racing on the Side During his free time John Sheridan enjoys working on Jerry Marquis’ race car team. On his job, he sets the tires and chassis and also does all around maintenance on the engine and body. Initially, John worked on a ’56 Corvette for drag racing. Then three years ago he became involved in the 90SK stock car racing. Last year he started working on the PT 73 Pro stock cars which Jerry Marquis presently drives. When they race, they travel to many New England raceways. Lately they have raced at the Riverside Speedway in Agawam, Massachusetts, Monadnock Raceway in New Hampshire, and Thomps on Speedway in Thompson, Connecticut. John’s assistance helped Jerry Marquis to win the track championships at the Stafford Speedway in the Limited Sportsman Division. He participated also when Jerry won his first modified feature in August of nineteen eighty-six. John especially loves the speed and the thrashing of the cars. Overall though, he enjoys tuning the car in order to im- prove handling and perfor- mance on the track. In the future if John’s interest con- tinues, he might well be a con- tender in the racing circuit. He definitely has all the signs of a beginning daredevil. PRIOR TO THE RACING SEASON, the SK 90 was completely rebuilt from the chassis up. ▼ DURING THE RACING SEASON, the car showed the results of months of careful maintenance by John and his teammates. ▼ Lisa K. McNeely Micheal McNulty Lanette B. Melquist Susan H. Mercik A JOHN PON- DERS the answer to the question, “Does 9x6=42?” WORD PROCESSING and computers were areas most of us were exposed to at Fermi. Here Michele Brown proofs some copy prior to correcting it on her disc. ▼ A KAREN DERECH FLASHES a smile during a conversation with a friend. Socializing in the hall before homeroom caught us up on the events of the previous evening. A INTENTLY LISTENING to a lecture, Bill Bixby learns about the world of business. Corinne A. Mihlek Karen Meyer Jeannine M. Michaud Laura S. Miller James D. Monfette Todd C. Michael Lisa J. Mitchell Lynn A. Moran 40 Timothy T. Moriarty John A. Neild Beth J. Nohmy Jennifer L. O’Konis Kerrie E. Nolan Kimberly Okon Collette M. Normandin Cynthia L. Olofson Jose A. Navarro Kelley Newell Jeffrey D. O’Brien LoriAnn M. Neild Mark C. Nelson Melissa D. Munson 41 Tami A. Ouellette Mark J. Pechulis Rebecca Perdue Christopher Pellegrini Christina Parakilas Jennifer A. Paluch Experiencing the Work World During high school, the question of what comes next (after graduation) was always on the minds of students. By senior year, it seemed to reach a crescendo. Deciding what type of career to pursue required serious thought and organized research. With the assistance of the Cooperative Work Experience Program, many seniors were allowed an opportunity to experience a field of their choice. A WORKING AS A SECRETARY and receptionist for pediatrician. Dr. Gerald Calnen, kept Jeannine Michaud busy dur- ing her senior year. Filing, answering the phone, and making appointments were just some of her tasks she had to perform while still greeting patients with a smile. Jeannine plans to pursue a career as an Executive Secretary. WORKING AS AN ACCOUNTING clerk for Martin Howard got David Bidmead well underway in the accounting world. After attending college, ' he intends to return to accounting, taking advantage of his high school work experience. ► 42 Tricia Picano Michelle A. Picard Valarie M. Petrone John Pitti Michael H. Polmatier Chad L. Pomeroy Erin E. Pierz ▲ CHERYL BENNETT FELT the key benefit of working as a Telex Operator was the com- puter experience she gained. At Casual Cor- ner’s Women’s Specialty Retailing Depart- ment, she sent messages overseas after typing them into a PC Mailbox System and Telex Machine. A APRIL JONES FOUND her interests in ac- counting at Lego Systems Inc. Her job con- sisted of checking expense reports and entering all the information into, a computer. April plans to continue with a related job in the future, “This (experience) will give me the op- portunity to get a better job in accounting.” In this program, students were placed in selected jobs where, as employees, they put to use the knowledge and skills learned in school. Besides hav- ing to maintain good academic standing, the students had to qualify during an interview with the employer and had to suc- cessfully complete job training. Students were dismissed early from school to attend their jobs, received wages for their work and earned credit towards graduation. Most important, the program provided the op- portunity for students to ex- plore their own talents and in- terests. Working with others helped them to develop their own personalities as well as to sharpen their interpersonal skills. Taking part in this pro- gram made the adjustment from high school to the world of work less frightening. 43 Challenging Choices Members of the class of 1987 found an outlet for their originality both inside and out- side of school. For some, the need to be themselves was ex- pressed in diverse and in- teresting hobbies. Scott Malin indulged in model rocketry, a hobby his cousin introduced him to over five years ago. Over the years, his enthusiasm has led him to interests in physics and aeronautical engineering. In contrast, Jim Malloy set himself apart from the crowd by bow- hunting when in season. Another senior, Jim Monfette, woodworks in his spare time. Originally, he was introduced to working with wood in a shop class. He en- joyed it and acquired his own Cheryl C. Prajzner Walter Przeraciki THE SHELVES IN SUE’S BEDROOM proudly display rows of hockey trophies and a collection of teddy bears beside lace curtains. While playing for the Enfield Hockey Association she was the recipient of the Bob- by Orr Award and the Lynch Goalie Award. ▼ Jefferey J. Porcello Kerry Provencher David B. Price Ronald G. Proulx Jr. SUE GUAY FLASHES a win- ning smile as she sits in her bedroom. It is difficult to believe that she is a competent hockey goalie. ► Sheryl A. Pucko Jason D. Race 44 ◄ SURROUNDED BY FISHTANKS, Steve Jackson proudly displays his col- lection of cichlids. Steve has two heated aquariums in a corner of his bedroom, one of which has a thirty gallon capacity. JIM MONFETTE INTENTIA wat- ches a demonstration in industrial education. His present hobby of wood- working received its impetus in a class such as this several years ago. ▼ collection of tools. To date, he has constructed a coffee table and shelf units for his bedroom. Wade Summers, with the help of a friend, founded the “Little Baby Sponges” (or “Vegesex- uals”), a punk band. Wade, who plays the guitar, describes it as a “punk folk band that plays songs of social protest.” In the future, Wade hopes to pursue his interests in jazz and photography. More than most. Sue Guay exemplified the theme of “dar- ing to be noticed.” She was the first female goalie on the Fermi hockey team. Finally, Steve Jackson was found to have a totally unique hobby — he feeds goldfish three or four times a day to his car- nivorous fish. There are dif- ferent kinds of cichlids; a Texas cichlid, a Jack Dempsey, a snakehead and an African cichlid. Pasi Rayala Michele L. Ravenola Raymonna F. Ramondetta Dori R. Reale Lori-Lee Radke Marc A. Raffia Susan C. Ramondetta Walter E. Rapp 45 Exam Cram An informal survey indicated cramming for exams was the most popular way a typical high school senior studied. But after careful observation, variant methods of “cramming” became obvious. For some, studying for a test started a day before. For others, the night before, or even the day of the test was the most popular. Preparation for the act of studying varied. Many students seemed to think and study better if they had on the radio or their favorite tape, whereas others preferred the SITTING AROUND THE kitchen table, Kristin Fuller and Samara Perdue compare notes as they study together for an up-and-coming test. The kit- chen was by far the favorite place in which most seniors completed assigned work. ▼ A TONY ROMANO FINDS a quiet refuge to take in a good book. He is one of the few students who actually use the library for something other than a meeting place for friends. peacefulness of silence. One stu- dent even said that she “picked up her room” before she settled down. The most popular place to study appeared to be either in the living room or the kitchen. Many said that studying in their bedroom only distracted them. Still, a great many did study here, preferably on their bed. Few owned up to visiting the library, a traditional haven of study. Studying for an ex- am ahead of time was the least ascribed to method. Maybe it was never there in the first place! A WHILE REVIEWING FOR A TEST, Wade Summers wonders if his teacher had really taught him that lesson at the beginning of the year. Wade’s favorite place to study was his bedroom. Here he was surrounded by posters collected over the last four years. Enzo J. Reale Kelly D. Regan Shawn D. Remington Lennovic R. Reyes Kelly A. Reynolds David G. Rivard Anthony P. Romano Steven J. Rumore James B. Russell Tonia J. Roy Saverio Rosato Jana M. Russell Steven J. Sabat Dawn M. Sadoski Melissa J. Scanlon Christine P. Seedorff Scott M. Shelton John D. Sheridan III Christopher S. Silver Jimmy A. Strouth Edward M. Smith Tyler D. Smith Ann M. Streeter Christine N. Sullivan — f Thomas E. Smith Karin L. Starkweather Charles Simpkins Kathryn E. Smith Michael T. Smolensk! Troy D. Sivak Paul D. Smith Michael Sollmi David Stroiney Richard E. Stroiney 48 Robert E. Thompson 1 Andrea L. Tracey Jeffrey P. Thorpe Mikako Tsuruta Wade A. Summers Lynda J. Sylvester Bard D. Teigen Louis Y. Thibodeau DESPITE THE FACT that Enfield is a long way from home, Australian exchange student Marcelo Rey manages to look quite comfortable in his social studies class. ▼ LOADED DOWN WITH books and an oversized pocketbook, Andrea Tracy makes the long trek from the students’ parking lot to the front doors of Fermi. T A SENIOR JEFF THORPE looks about as relaxed as possible as he awaits the distribu- tion of a chapter test. Perhaps his grin is a way of mentally preparing himself for the inevitable. 49 Kim M. Turcotte Shari L. Twarkins Melissa E. Underwood Kimberly A. Ward Robert G. Webb James G. White IV Kevin J. Whiteley Difficult Choices Now that the last year of high school has ended, many seniors are looking forward to attending college in the Fall. The future is bright with dreams and opportunities, but this outlook was not always optimistic. Looking back, choosing a college was the most difficult process a senior had to endure. The process of choosing a college began with sorting through the pam- phlets, viewbooks, and letters re- ceived from a variety of colleges. Once the question of which colleges appeared most desirable was answered, the arduous task of visiting these colleges, asking questions, and A WAITING PATIENTLY BEFORE an appointment with her counselor to discuss college plans, Beth Cassotta tries to mentally note the questions she wants to ask. RIKO KOBAYASHI STRESSES her reasons for wanting to attend college during a visit to her guidance counselor. She also explains her desires about a college setting as well as her career aspirations in the hope of finding a school that will meet all her needs. ► 50 Kathleen M. Wright Christine M. Young Thomas R. Zace ADDITIONAL SENIORS Cheryl Bennett Robert McFarlane Felica Brown Paula Mclean Dale Callender Lisa McNeely Kimberly Carzello Peter Miko Gary Chappell Michael Marray Christopher Cbeshul Francis Ouimet Donald Cruickshanks Richard Parrow John Dankanyin Mathew Post Michael Dell ' arco Andrew Raymond Gabrielle Damaio Tracey Raymond Catherine Desantis Joseph Ropiak Michael E dy Leslie Scott Willaim Franckiewicz Robert Seidell April Jones Jennifer Stroh Hege Karlsen Nancy Stroh Peter Laumark Norman Turnbull David Lizotte Johnna Vendetta Paul Martin Roy White Steven Mathis fulfilling the requirements of ac- ceptance logically followed. Finally there were applications, essays, college interviews, and financial aid forms. After com- pleting all of the above, there was still one more job left to do; wait. Several eternities seemed to pass waiting for a reply. Many experienced pangs of in- security and doubt as they ques- tioned their college choices and worried if the process of apply- ing had been in vain. Now the process is over. Another hurdle has been ac- complished. Only tomorrow can predict if the judgments made during our senior year will benefit us in the years to come. ◄ SAMARA PERDUE, uncertain about basic college requirements, asks Mr. Bar- mack for advice. Fermi’s counselors see all seniors early in their senior year. Janice Wiener Robert P. Winters I Frank M. Zampino Mark D. Wilson John J. Winch Troy W. Wingen Senior Spirit Fall Pep Rally KELLY CLOUTIER JOINS in a standing ovation, as the football team is finally introduced. ► THE CAMERA CAP- TURES Eric Kaplan daydreaming about his future plans. ► ▲ RIKO KABATA- SHI, an exchange stu- dent from Japan, waves enthusiastically to her adoring fans dur- ing the fall pep rally. A SMILE! YEARBOOK photographer, LoriAnn Nield wants to take your picture. CAPTAIN OF THE varsity cheerleading squad, introduces her fellow squad members to a rowdy group of cheering seniors. ► 52 ▲ AFTER LOSING her sense of direction by moving from the football field to the gym and back again, Kathy Smith asks “Where’s the pep rally?” ◄ CLASS PRESIDENT Deven Camara takes time out from official duty to enjoy pep rally activities with friend Alan Jansujwicz. Senior picture . . . flowing masses . . . inside . . . outside . . . organized confu- sion . . . back outside again . . . megaphone ... the Band’s version of the National anthem . . . singing in the bleachers . . . Senior Spirit . . . cheerleaders . . . quiet freshman . . . Volleyball team . . . “Have a good day, and have a good lunch” . . . Swim team . . . Field Hockey team . . . Soccer — but no J.V. or Freshman — ... Cross- Country . . . pitter-patter of raindrops . . . walk for cover . . . run for cover . . . only the Seniors remained . . . Helloooooooo Football team! WHILE WAITING FOR the members of the Soccer Team to be introduced, Mike Connors realizes, “Wow! I could have had a V8!” ▼ AFTER BEING shuf- fled inside and out several times, Mike Dobrzycki wonders “Are you sure this is where I’m supposed to be?” ▼ ◄ MIKE FISHER takes in a bird’s eye view of the pep rally while ex- claiming “Look ma, no hands!” A SENIORS SHOW THEIR spirit by standing during the introductions of their favorite teams. THE VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM waits anxiously for their names to be an- nounced during the sports pep rally. However, due to the bad weather, there were few people other than seniors left in the stands to hear them. ► “HAVE YOU HEARD the latest news?” Tom Con- dron fills Steve Luke in on what’s happening Saturday ni t. ► 54 ▲ (left) STANDING IN THE BLEACHERS, Renee Hepner waves to an unknown Football player. A (right) SARA LEVINTHAL RECEIVES a piggy-back from Mike Ludwick to insure that she will be easily seen in the senior group pic- ture. ◄ JENNIEER O’KONIS FEELS that it’s a perfect fall day to toast a few of her close friends. ◄ (far left) FELLOW TEAM- MATES, Frank, Tom and Mike, watch John Butala as he wipes the sweat from his face. It’s a tough job being on display in the middle of the football field. ◄ (left) RICHARD STROINEY flashes the camera a shy smile during the sports pep rally. 55 00 Id plh w 57 Seniors Succeed in Magazine Drive On September 25th, after a humorous introductory presenta- tion in which senior class members were tempted by an array of prizes artfully displayed amid Christmas lights, the 1986-87 magazine drive commenced. When it ended on October 6th and the last subscrip- tion was tabulated, it was reported that sales exceeded the goal by three thousand dollars. In all, 64% of the class participated. For the first time profits personally benefited each individual and reaching quota resulted in in- dividual credit. The success of this year’s magazine drive not only swelled the class coffers but gave seniors a sense of pride in their achieveme nts. Class of 1987 reaches quota DEVEN CAMARA TRIES to convince a dubious Chris Young and Heather Barberie that his friend, the camouflage dog, is well worth the effort of selling twenty magazine subscrip-| tions. T A HE.ATHER BARBERIE EXAMINES her “Class of ' 87” mug, the prize she received after selling ten magazine subscriptions. Perhaps she is unsure of what flavor milk shake should fill it. A TOM SMITH LOOKS over the prizes offeree during this year’s magazine drive. 60 Enfield Board of Education - « First Row; Mrs. Ester Alaimo-Jute, Mrs. Antoinette Strom, Mrs. Joan Reuter, Mrs. Claire Hunt. Second Row: Mr. Paul Gaylor, Jr., Mr. Kevin Gordon, Mr. Francis A. Burke, Mr. John Carney, Mr. E. Patrick Storey, Jr. Enfield School Superintendents Superintendent: Dr. Louis B. Mager Assistant Superintendent: Mr. Anthony Torre 62 Enrico Fermi High School Administrators , r Principal: Mr. Mario A. Gentile Red Housemaster: Mr. Raymond Mart t Green Housemaster: Mr. Stephen Ross Blue Housemaster: Mr. William Cutler 63 their teaching, giving us oppor- tunities to profit from their view- point. They allowed us a share of their lives and we, in turn, broadened our knowledge of the world. Their teaching, their insight and their knowledge left an indeli- ble impression on us all. Teaching: A Notable Career During the course of twelve duFFV, takmg a break from years of education, each of us has his grueling schedule, enjoys a cup of interacted with an average of fifty different teachers. Some of us can remember by grade the names of each. Some of us can only conjure up an image, a face or a personali- ty. For most of us, teachers were as diverse in appearance, interests and experiences as the students they taught. Many used their various personal experiences within the classroom to enhance “instant relaxation.” He pulls from his wallet, pictures of his family to show to his fellow teachers. ► MISS CHIVALE, a foreign language teacher, is often found with a friend- ly smile on her face. Her constant warmth is appreciated by both stu- dent and faculty. ▼ A AS AN ART TEACHER. Mr. Hare instructs his students on techniques of sket- A STUDENTS LISTEN INTENTLY as Mr. Fair- ching the skeletal system. wood, a graphic arts teacher, explains the finer points of layout and design. 64 ◄ IDENTICAL TWINS? Look again! Mr. Garvey and Mr. Sweet smile picture - perfect while put- ting the finishing touches on their attire. Mr. Garvey adjusts his bow tie as Mr. Sweet assumes a casual air. WHEN COMPARED TO Humphrey Bogart or Indiana Jones, Mr. Sweet protests and says, “I dress the way I do because I like to.” ▼ Profile: Although Mr. Sweet may not be unique in his love for teaching, he is atypical in his attire. Students can not help but notice what he wears. According to Mr. Sweet, he dresses as he does because he likes to! Mr. Sweet shops from Banana Republic, which specializes in the safari look. He also frequents the American Eagle. He does not favor one style, and he claims to be comfor- table in jeans and flannel shirts — the casual look. L Mrs. Teresa Bueker Mr. Antonio Batista Mr. Gerard Boucher Mr. Richard Askin I Dr. Arthur Benoit i I I Mrs. Candace Aleks Ms. Darlene Barber Mrs. Marilyn Bertrand Mrs. Mary Ann Burke Mr. Bruce Barmak Mr. Paul Bisesti Miss Kathleen Carbone 65 Profile: Ask the secret of a winning team from an experienced coach and you will receive a cogent answer. “Teamwork, an unselfish attitude and a commitment to excellence” is Miss Sullivan’s secret to success. A physical education teacher at Fermi since 1974, Miss Sullivan has coached winning teams in field hockey, varsity softball and junior varsity basketball. In choosing the girls to play on the team, Miss Sullivan does not just look for natural ability but also considers good attitude, ambi- tion, a love for the sport, will- ingness to work and determina- tion. These individual qualities when combined with each girl’s talent and a skilled coach create a winning team. MISS SULLIVAN CAN often be seen encourag- ing and lending instruction to her players on the field. She usually doesn’t get upset as long as the players follow her directions. ► SHE HAS REASON TO SMILE. Her softball team has been CCIL champs and have qualified for state tournaments ten out of thirteen years. Her field hockey teams have gone to the quarter finals four times and to the semi-finals twice. In 1985, they were CCC-E Champions, and also in ’85, Miss Sullivan was awarded the Class L. Coach of the Year Award. ▼ Miss JoAnne Cardell Mrs. Susan Cirillo Mrs. Judith Creedon Mr. Richard Chapman Mr. Donald Charland Miss Mary Civale Mrs. Mary Gail Cokkinias Mr. Peter Creedon Mr. Roderick Crochiere Mr. James Cherry Mrs. Maureen Condron Ms. Monica de Haan 66 A MR. DePINO AND SENIOR RESEARCH Scientist John Mosely of the Torrington Company conduct an experiment using an op- tical measuring device. Mr. DePino’s second assignment was in the research lab of the Torrington Company. ◄ MR. DePINO AND TEST engineer Angel Jaquez of Kaman Aerospace Corp. discuss testing of a newly designed helicopter tail rotor blade. Do you like your summer job? Mr. DePino, a physics teacher at Fermi does. For the last three years he has been involved with a summer work program sponsored by the Connecticut Business and Industry Association called the Program for Distinguished Teachers. This program helped place Mr. DePino at Kaman Aerospace, Tor- rington Company, and the nuclear engineering department of North- east Utilities. At these work sites he applied his knowledge of physics to real problems. He ex- perimented with helicopter rotors at Kaman, worked with lasers and holography at Torrington, and designed a computer program; which graphically displays com- puter output data from a reactor core and makes it easier to design and analyze fuel cycle loadings. Mr. DePino feels that these work experiences will make physics a more interesting subject for students because he can show the usefulness of what he teaches. He also plans on using actual problems he has worked on as assignments and class discussions. Profile: Mr. Andrew DePino Mrs. Arlene Edwards Mr. Leonard DeMaio Mr. Brian Dolley Mrs. Joanne Demers i Mr. Michael Duffy Mrs. Janice DeVylder Mr. Gary Fairwood Mr. George Giatrakis Ms. Patricia Harkins Mr. Jimmy Hodrinsky Mrs. Terletto Jones Mr. Carl Gahm Mrs. Laurie Gorski Mrs. Mary Hastings Mrs. Mary Ann Holmes Mr. Brian Jurkowski Mr. Robert Kelleher Mrs. Carole Jonaitis Mr. Joseph Giangrasso Mr. Brian Garvey Mrs. Esther Heffeman Mr. Lucien Joly mi Mr. Robert Haley Mr. Donald Flebotte Mrs. Ellen Frigo 68 I A MR. GARVEY PREPARES dinner on a sandbar on the north fork of the Koyokuk River in the Brooks Range in Alaska. He enjoys the feel of the out- doors and the sense of getting back to nature. ◄ SNOWBUNNY GARVEY, on the summit of Mt. McKinley at 20,000 ft., enjoys a cup of instant civilization. His sense of adventure does not diminish even at subzero temperatures. i WHILE WAITING TO FLY to the I Kahiltna Glacier, Mr. Garvey stands by his I plane in Tallceetna, Alaska. He takes time J to pose for a picture in his alluring ski • pants. ► Profile: For some, excitement is a round of golf or a game of tennis. For Mr. Garvey, an English teacher at Enrico Fermi, it is an adventure that taps man’s endurance. In the summer of 1984 he conquered Mount McKinley, 20,230 feet above sea level. McKinley is located in the wilds of Alaska in an environment that rarely escapes the Arctic cold. In preparation for his trek he purchased $2,000 worth of the best equipment made to withstand the snow, wind, and cold. Then he and his climbing party of nine met in Talkietna, Alaska, boarded a bush plane, and flew to Denali National Park. He then received instruction and training from a professional guide. Despite severe winds and a thirty-six hour snow storm at 1 1,000 feet, the party reached the summit in two weeks. Here they remained for twenty minutes, amid thirty mile an hour winds, before descending the opposite side by way of a crevice laced glacier. Beside traveling to Mount McKinley Mr. Garvey has traveled around Europe and Australia (where he taught for two years). He hopes to continue his travels in the future and now dreams of Hawaii, Cozumel and the Grand Cayman. 69 Mrs. Cathy LaTaille Mrs. Florence Lyons Mr. John Kouba Mr. James Laudato Mr. John Lyons Mr. Raymond LaFlamme Mr. Robert Lengyel Ms. Mary Mackley Mrs. Eugenie Langhome Mr. Kenneth Lessard Mr. Richard Mankus ( 1 ! I I t i I I I Profile: After having been stopped for speeding in his youth, Fermi automotive teacher, Richard Chap- man, decided he may as well receive compensation for his love of high speeds. Initially he did this racing motorcycles. Then he graduated to modified coupes. In 1974, after twenty years, Mr. Chapman retired from the track and joined the New England Antique Races, a vintage race car club. From eight to twelve meets are held each year throughout New England and New York. Each driver maintains their cars at their own expense and any proceeds made by the Club are donated to charities. Mr. Chapman’s love for racing has added a challenge to his life as well as benefitted countless children and 70 students. A ORIGINALLY BUILT by Bob Stefanik, 20 was restored by Mr. Chapman and Bob Polverare in memory of Joe Czainicki and Bob Stefanik. 12, a Ford Flathead modified, was originally raced at Riverside. It was restored by Fermi students. ALSO BUILT BY FERMI students, this ’72 Toyota is a four cylinder mini-modified race car. Mr. Chapman has raced it at Riverside and Hopkington. ► ◄ MANY ORANGE “RE- ELECT KINER” signs and bumper stickers could be seen throughout the district before the election last fall. MR. KINER SMILES as he receives a unique reply to one of his questions. He always keeps a cheery disposition even with his hectic schedule. ▼ Profile: Mr. Kiner believes that if you want something done and you see that it is not being accomplished — instead of complaining, ACT! That is exactly what he did ten years ago. For five terms, he has served on the state legislature. For eighteen years he has been a teacher. Mr. Kiner believes that the legislature enhances his teaching ability. He likes students to be in- terested in what he has to say about the government because it helps them understand more about the country in which they live. It makes him hap- py to see them actively taking part in society. Mr. Kiner says that he will continue to run for re-election and continue his teaching career. Mrs. Teresa Marek Mr. Raymond Mercik Mr. Joseph Nuccio Mrs. Mary Massey Mrs. Henrietta Montagna Mr. Joseph Occhiuti Ms. Donna McCarthy Mrs. Elizabeth Nicholls Mr. Steven Olson Mr. Richard McCarthy Mrs. Lois Norman Mr. Thomas Ouellette Profile: There is a horseman on the F er- mi staff! Mr. Batista, a business education teacher, presently has a stable of twenty-five horses. Own- ing horses was a natural thing that blossomed after he bought one for his wife twenty years ago. In 1970, he opened a stable in Brimfield, Massachusetts. While attending auctions at night, he learned to become more selective in his pur- chases. Presently, Mr. Batista trains, buys, sells, exchanges and boards a wide variety of horseflesh. His favorite is a stallion called Armadillo who stands eighteen hands. In Mr. Batista’s words, “he’s fast and has a heck of a personality.’’ WHILE STANDING OUTSIDE THE main arena, Zanzabar enjoys the brisk weather. No longer racing because of a pulled tendon, this four year old is being trained to jump. ► ARMADILLO CANTERS AROUND THE arena with tail in the air and head held high. High for this horse is about seven feet. Armadillo is a good polo horse because he likes to participate and en- joys the competition. T Mr. Kendall Owens Mrs. Elaine Parakilas Mrs. Georgette Pare Mrs. Sharon Palmer Mr. Francis Rago Mrs. Justine Rioux Mr. Eugene Ryczek Mr. Richard Pellin Mrs. Carol Peloquin Mr. Gregory Quinlan Mr. Joseph Pasternak Mr. Donald Pothul 72 ▲ A VISIT TO A SCHOOL for gifted youngsters in Shanghai, China ac- quainted Mrs. StolLwith these endear- ing boys. She only observed the school for two days but this picture captures everything she noticed in the students; their intelligence, pride, and mischievousness. ◄ MRS. STOLL, DURING a visit to Thailand, gets her picture taken in front of a Buddhist Temple while other tourists stroll by. Inside the temple is a gold Buddha which had been encased in concrete and plaster to hide its true value. One day the Buddha was acciden- tally dropped, a chip in the outer shell revealed the hidden treasure beneath. Profile: Mrs. Stoll, an English teacher at Fermi, has an avocation — travel. In 1984 she went to China to ex- perience firsthand the culture. It made her feel as if she was in another world, being exposed to an entirely different lifestyle. Mrs. Stoll described this country as be- ing totally un-Americanized and she found the people timid yet in awe of American faces. Mrs. Stoll’s interest in travel stems from her curiosity to see and to learn. When asked where else she has been, her reply was “Do you want me to hand you a list?” Her “curiosity” has carried her to North Africa, Europe, Central and South America, and India is next on her list. Summing up her travels, Mrs. Stoll has realized that despite the very different governments and styles, people no matter where they’re from, are basically the same. It is such realizations that continue her infatuation with the world and inspire her to travel again. Mr. Joseph Scherr Mr. William Scudieri Mr. Phillip Shear Mrs. Emily Slomski Mr. David Shea Mrs. Nancy Stoll Mrs. Linda Shea Miss Rosemary Sullivan T Mr. Steven Sweet Mrs. Patricia Valias Miss Donna Wescott Mr. Stuart Wright Mr. Joseph Ziernnicki Ms. Sally Ann Tanasi Mr. Richard VanHeynigen Mrs. Margaret Wilcox Mr. James Yankee Additional Faculty Mr. Joseph Dlugosz Mrs. Nancy Jurkowski Mrs. Barbara Kemnitzer Mr. Robert Knight Ms. Linda Lazarus Mrs. Mary O’Brien Mr. James Taylor Mr. Frank Tokas WHEN HIS STUDENTS fail to be attentive to his lecture, Mr Olson resorts to discussing the fine points of anatomy, physiology, or even the weather with Oscar (perhaps a formei inattentive adolescent). Mrs. Carol Varanka Mr. David Wing Mrs. Catherine Warren 74 ◄ AFTER SPENDING THE SUMMER at a nuclear power plant, Mr. DePino demonstrates a few tricks of the trade. Levitating a bowling ball along with a tennis ball is one wor- thy of Houdini. The class rated this a “7.” BEING BRIBED BY A student may be a source of irritation for some teachers, but Miss deHaan only looks amused. T pill Red House: Mrs. Rosamond McIntosh Guidance: Mrs. Rose Trudeau Support Personnel Green House: Mrs. Mary Landry -J Main Office: Mrs. Lillian Schulthess Blue House: Mrs. Polly Brown 75 CUSTODIANS, DAY STAFF: Robert LaTaille, Larry Telmosse, Tom Stone, (insert) Phyllis Morris CAFETERIA STAFF: Rose Kaplan — Supervisor, Judy Furey, Marilyn Leander, Lin- da Hayden, Barbara Boucher, Jeanne Basile, Lillian Deragon, Olga Telmosse, Madaline Netkowick, Irene Gaskins, Linda Worthington, Catherine Sabellico, Harriet Young, Olga Captain, Joan Cushin, Patricia Holtz Cormatic CUSTODIANS, NIGHT STAFF: Jack Riley, Alan Lavaway, Nelson Ouellette, Robert Vasseur, A1 Nyerick, Sophie Regas I 1 A JUNIOR CLASS OFFICERS: Lisa Kasperan; Secretary, John Bromage; Presideni| Theresa Buss; Vice President, Jennifer Murphy; Treasurer, Scott Maheux; Director o: Activities ◄ BILL LEE FLASHES his famous smile, usually reserved for his adoring fans. HOMEROOM: A-1 28 First row: Michael Decker, Eric Demeo. Second row: Kenneth Cooney, Dave Couture, Lisa Dell’Ar- co, Ed Diloreto, John Curran, Mike Daig- neau, Ken Daglio, Joe Dansereau, Joey Passalacqua, Tod Couture. Third row: Kim Tromley, Julie Denigris, Jodi Deford, Kelly Derech, Lisa Discepolo, Mark Dibella, Rob Cote. ► 78 ◄ HOMEROOM: A-1 18 First row: Richard Lepage, Joseph Amster, Isabella Basile, Regina Alaimo, Julie Kane, Laura Bachard, Tracy Bender, Debbie Schulte, Kristine Baj, Bonnie Bastille, Bob Vranich. Second row: Jeff Amaral, George Anderson, Brian Bensley, James Beebe, Mark Badeau, Amy Allard, Joe Bartley. ) I A After receiving a lecture on the structure of the skeleton, Ed Diloreto decides to liven up I the class by commenting on how a jaw can be ' broken and what then happens to the mandible. A HOMEROOM: A-224 First row: Kiesha Lee, Debbie Lee, Brenda Li- quore, Allison Lee, Scott Swenson, Michael LeBlanc, Ben Lott. Second row: Katie LeBlanc, Bill Lee, Rosanne Leahy, Scott Langhome, Shawn Landry, Thom Suon. lOR HOMEROOM: A222 First row: Kevin Kearney, Ken Keene, Mike Jediny, Paul Kogut, Lisa Bouthiller. Second row: Mr. Kiner, Beth Kindseth, Lisa Kasperan, Shelly Johnson, Nancy Keegan, Nicole Savage, Mark Kasperan. Third row: Jen Jordan, Debbie Jackson, Jackie Kido, Sue Kearney, Kevin Qualls. ► ▲ HOMEROOM: A326 First row: Randal White, Tara Sullivan, Mary Spencer. Second row: Deborah Steben, Suzanne Smilowicz, Diane Stoner. Third row: Stephen Smith, Alan St. George, Eric Stano, Trevor Sparks. Fourth row: Robert Spanswick, Camille Swift, Cassandra Swift. Fifth row: Michael Stiles, Edwin Tamayo, Laurisa Stebbins. A FAMILIAR SIGHT THROUGHOUT THE hallways in the morning is students completing assignments from the ni t before and Theresa Buss and Lara Becker are no exception. ► A IN TYPICAL UNDERCLASS FASHIO ' Junior Ed Diloretto does an imitation of h ; favorite cartoon character. • 80 ◄ HOMEROOM: A206 First row: Andy Genco, Dan Fogarty, Kevin Fowler, Jeft Gawle, Jannette Fontaine, Sue Giaccone, Karin Golenski. Second row: Nicola Price, Lori Freeman, Michael Gar- rity, Laurie Gouger, Judy Freed. Third row: Jody Graveline, Dar- rell Gonyea, Lisa Go- lenski, Glen Galbraith, Holly George, Dennis Gleeson, Adam Graef. k HOMEROOM: B204 irst row: Glenn Fisher, Jennifer Donle, Lorie LaRouche. Second row: Jen Dressier, Marc auteux, Janet Edgar, Jeff Radke, Debbie Donahue, Melissa Fischer. Third row: Richard Erickson, Mike Jones, Ray Dowding, Sarah Fleming, Kim Dubuque. h ▲ (Above right) SCHOOL IS NOT ALL fun and games, as junior Tyler Timion knows, although he pauses long enough to stretch and smile for the camera. ◄ NOT EXACTLY AN ITEM, Sara Flem- ing and John Bromage are not against put- ting their heads together. 81 “HEY LOOK,” chuckles Sara Flemming as she points something out to her friend, Kristen Wollenhaupt. ► ▲ THE JACKET ON THE BACK of her chair testifies to the fact that junior Lynelle Miano found one of the few heated rooms in the school. ▲ HOMEROOM: B210: First row: Carrie Paluch, John Fisher, Barb Morgan, Staoj O’Palick, Andy Perkins, Noelle Paolini, Tracy Pawlus, Susan Paulo. Second row: Marga., Dowd, Maria Giraud, Julie Perkins, John Folmsbee, Dan Phelps, Keith Ottman, Cr Pease, Dan Picano, Thomas Owens. A HOMEROOM: A226 First row: Dave MacDonald, Patrick Martin, Kathy Maciolek, Molly Mackie. Second row: Tracy Messier, Ke McCarthy, Wren Mamell, Jodi Manning, Lynelle Miano, Polly Martin, Kim Mangiafico. Third row: Ji! Meissner, Jack Mead, Scott Maheux, Chris Melquist, Mary Maguire, Cindy Mercik, Laurie McNamara. 82 I ◄ “MY MOTHER WARNED me about people like you,” says Heidi Vanderheiden. Heidi was making a short visit to Sem. 33 at the time. k HOMEROOM: A328 irst row: Heidi Vanderheiden, Tracy Thibodeau, Stephen Thome, Chris Valuckas, Christina In- havong, Roberta Vemy, Pam Tenero, Chris Vaillancourt, Nichole Usher, Tim Arzt. Second row: ark Zawistowski, Michael Vincent, Robin Vidito, Tyler Timion, Pete Kyparidis. ▲ WALKING ON CRUTCHES is not as easy as it looks, proves junior Mark Kasperan. ▲ “SEE, IT’S COOL,” shows Debbie Steben as she throws up her arms to encompass the whole class in the picture. 1, HOMEROOM: A322 I eft row: Cheryl Price, Kara Raffia, Lee Pillitteri, Kris Quimby, Tracy olmatier, Jim Plato, Mary Radziewicz, Neil Roeder. Right row: Tammy ■ roulx. Missy Porcello, Michele Reveruzzi, Kim Risley, Denise Redin, I )an Post, Steve Poulin, Rob Prevost. 83 Free At Last Finally, sixteen! No more waiting to be picked up from the movies, no more taking the bus home, no more parent-driven dates. The only thing standing be- tween freedom and dependence was a driver’s license. The complexities of obtaining this plastic-wrapped permission slip were frequently frustrating. Drivers Education, either inside or outside of school, was almost a must. (It lowers the insurance rate.) Then, on the road training and parallel parking occupied many after-school hours. Finally came THE TEST and a registry man accompanied you down Elm Street to Route 5 and back again. The high of passing or the low of failing made the minutes pass like hours. Last, but painful for most, was the in- surance bill which frequently necessitated an after-school job. But despite all this, we were free at last! SOMETIMES IT’S WORTH waiting few minutes after the 2 p.m. bell before ij iting the student parking lot! ▼ || I A GINA ALAIMO IS one of the few lucky juniors who has the daily use of a car. ALMOST AS GOOD AS one’s own ► car is the ride you can get from a classmate. John Bromage awaits his driver and indicates thumbs-up for the arrangement. BOB TURGEON AND Mike Price find a friend’s car and patiently wait for their ride home. ► 84 I ▲ MARY SPENCER IS MORE than thankful she no longer has to search for her bus. That rush to her locker and then to the busses can be nerve racking, to say the least. ◄ AFTER UNLOCKING HER back door, Sarah Fleming places her books inside and prepares to compare the news of the day with her passengers. ◄ AFTER CAREFULLY DEPOSITING her books in the trunk of her car, Tracy Thibadeau has the freedom to go home, to go to work or to join friends after school. The use of a car increases the options high school students have after school. It also relieves the monotony of being bussed both morning and afternoon. HOMEROOM: A208 First Row: Darcy Hunt, Heather Hellyar, Kimberly Hasting. Second Row: Kimberl Heim, Richard Laffargue, Daniel Hart, Joseph Heller, Marc Gunther. Third Row ' David Houle, Michelle Graves, Jennifer Griffin, Steven Harding. ▼ “HEY, WAIT UP!,” Junior Tracy Thibodeau tells her friend. Barb Morgan, as they chase after Mrs. Frigo as she leaves for teen club. ▼ ▲ JUNIOR SUE SMILOWICZ grins when asked about lunch. A HOMEROOM: A126 First Row: Kim Gears, Lynn Chickosky, Christine Carr, Barbara Stavris, Kathy Cicoria, Jeff, Chapman, Sharon Butterworth, Lynn Carpenter, Kristin Kraiza. Second Row: Kelly Camp-i bell, Mike Carew, Kelly Christensen, Vince Catanzaro, Matt Nichols, Theresa Buss. i 86 JUNIOR ROB COTE takes a mo- ment between classes to rest against his locker which is resplen- dent with pictures of rock stars. T HOMEROOM: A122 First Row: Shirley Noah, Norman Blanchard, Michelle Bruno, Dan ferry, Karen Boucher, Amy Brown, Melissa Bowen, Pam Bonin, Tara Smith-Colvin, Sara llulready. ond Row: Tom Bulgaiewski, John Bromage, Tony Benvenuto, Philip Bologna, Wan Broderick, Joy Bostick, Nancy Boulette, Linda Barnett, Paul Boyer. [OMEROOM: A320 First Row: Stephanie White, Sherri Webb, Robert Watton, Keith Zawistowski. Second Row: tennis White, Cindy Young, Stephanie Yarter, Andy Walsh, David Walsh, Tim White. Third Row: Craig Wo- [iehowski, Michelle Chase, Jay Derosier, Carl Wachowiak. Fourth Row: Michelle Pfenninger, Penny Ouellette, ifth Row: Joy Yiznitsky, Kristen Wollenhaupt, Kerri Walsh, Jody Wallison. ▼ 87 HOMEROOM: A324 Left Row: Jeff Ruggiero, Paul Samp- son, Duane Sanders, Valerie Rose, Kim Schneider, Bob Smith, Charles Sancinito, Brian Scaletta. Right Row: Mr. Giatrakis (teacher), Kelly Rook, Claudine Romano, Jim Slack, Rosemary Rorrio, Brigitte Smith, April Silva, Mike Shaw, Alan Rubacha, Felix Ruiz. ► ▼ THERE IS EXCITEMENT IN the air for Amy Brown and Ed Dileretto as they wait in line to enter the cafeteria for the first dance. A JUNIOR FLOAT COMMITTEE MEMBERS Tammy Proulx, Sue Giaccone, Julie Kane, Lisa Kasperan, and Laurisa Stebbins show off their en- try into the competition before judging begins. A HOMEROOM: A228 First Row: Natalie Moore, Peter Mulhare. Second Rov Dennis Nash, Gordon Murphy, Sean Murphy. Third Row: Jen Moriarty, ToCi Parsnow, Ephraim Mower. Fourth Row: Scott Nozik, Kevin Maninos. | 88 ◄ “STICK ’EM UP!” John Stroiney says, threatening to mark down every item in the store! John works part time at Walgreens. PAT MARTIN, A PART TIME CLERK (below left) at Walgreens, rings up a sale and prepares to bag. The management gives him flexible hours which enable him to balance school with work. ▼ CORKEY MOWER, A SHAKER PINES EMPLOYEE, should from all appearances be called Madman Mower. Here he sports a skill saw, a rather unusual item for a grocery store. ▼ WORKING AT SHAKER PINES, Katie -aBlanc knows the meaning of the phrase ‘minimum wage.” She checks out i;ustomers, bags their purchases and still . nanages a beautiful smile. To Work or Not to Work? Junior year was the year for first jobs. Finally sixteen, we proceeded to punch-in and make some money of our own. For some, the money was a necessity: gas for the car or college tuition. For others, a paycheck was simply a luxury. The range of businesses to which we applied was quite diverse. Some worked in fast food places — Burger King, Wendy’s, or Roy Rogers’. The more fortunate among us worked at Hayden Wayside, Abdow’s or Steigers where working conditions were a little less harried. For some, work interfered with school. Plenty of resignations were handed in because of a busy junior schoolwork load. However, most of us did stick it out and continue to receive healthy paychecks. Although we managed to control time and use it wisely, we tended to complain a lot in the beginning: “I have two tests tomorrow and I have to work!” or “I HATE this job!” Regardless, our new jobs and the money we made allowed us to take a small peek at the working world. We gained a better understanding of ourselves and other wage earners and began to think serious- ly about our future. 89 SOPH BSm V ▲ SOPHOMORE CLASS OFFICERS: (left to right) Carrie Forino; Vice President, Wen-;, dy Pace; Treasurer, Sarah Bourgault; Secretary, Jamie Tenero; Historian, Brian Austin;:] President, Brett Manco; Director of Activities. ◄ “I CANT BELIEVE IT,” exclaims John Kane, “Mom didn’t give me enough lunch ; money HOMEROOM: A216 First row: Stacie Cruickshanks, Julie Chase, Laurel Cox, Diane Jensen, Lisa Collins, Timothy Chagnon, Patricia Corto, Manon Cham- pigny, Juliet Ceresky, Andrea Coleman, Pauline Chwalek, Dara Climan. Second row: Dennis Champigny, Carlos Brokaw, An- drew Croteau, Jason Criscitelli, Aaron Cramer, Mike Cian- farani, Donald Crab- tree. Missing; Matt Kasevich. ► 90 OMORE HOMEROOM: A303 ■ft row: Todd Grizzle, Noel Hunter, Derek Gierth, ;nise Genco, Tiffany Herlihy. Right row: Miss irdell, Betsy Glatz, Holly Greenleaf, Stacy Harlan, an Gondarowski, Jeanne Goolet, Karol Hanna. A SOPHOMORE CLASS ADVISORS: Sharon Palmer, Mary Civale, Elaine Parakilas. ◄ HOMEROOM: A1 16 First row: Rick Woods, Chad Wilby, Rich Wallace, Scott Valliere, Mike West, Brian Ward, Kelly Woodbuy, Jenn Zeilor, Kristen Versteey, Kimberley Zanks. Second row: Matt Callahan, Paul Woodbury, Dawn Zampino, Kristen Wenzel, Betsy Walsa, Kierstan Ver- rengia, Kristen Wollenburg. 91 HOMEROOM: A310 Left column (top to bottom): Glenn Malenfant, Leo Milotte, Jason Lombardi, Annmarie Leiper, Anthony DeFranzo, Peter Lepage, Kristen Larussa, Dellene Martin. Right col- umn (top to bottom): Christine Leduc, Christopher Mar- cotte, Dan Letoumeau, Jon Leander, John Marlow, Jane Liro, Susan Lutz, Brett Mance. ► A HOMEROOM: A212 Front row: Mark Beiler, Kristen Anderson, Brian Austin, Michael Avery. Back row: Rosanne Banning, Joanne Bacile, Deanna Bennis, Thomas Arseneault, Chris Adams, Jennifer Army, Elizabeth Barrows, Scott Avery. THE SOPHOMORE FLOAT, a falcon bedecked with balloons and the Homecom- ing theme, had spirit; but only enough to take third place in the float competition. ► A AT THE HOMECOMING DANCE th year, Ed McMahon, a sophomore, struts h stuff as he steals the limelight. 92 ◄ HOMEROOM: E203 First row: James Gaulin, Martin Gatto. Second row: Kristie Dunne, Lauren Egan, Michelle Francis, Sonia Fauteux, Paul Ericson, William Foote. Third row: Allison Finnegan, Jane Edwards, Keith Gebhart, Frank Pagani, Carrie Forino, Mark Ericson, John Francis. Fourth row: Connie Estanislau, Elizabeth Ortiz, Sean O’Neill, Marc Sibella, Danielle Frodyma, Curtis Dustin. t HOMEROOM: A108 irst row: Mark Bennett, John Pfeifer, Ann Polmatier, Kelly Wilkes, Ronald Parrow, Wen- !y Pawlyshyn, William Petrone, Scott Qualls, Tarek Perdue, Michelle Petri. Second row: red Provencher, Martin Picard, Cynthia Prajzner, Jennifer Pedersen, Eileen Pierz, vimberly Pelletier. ii ▲ (right) BEFORE CLASS IN THE morning, Michelle Petri ex- changes news with Eileen Pierz and Jennifer Pedersen. ◄ JENNIFER ROGERS AND KIM ZANKS walk like Egyp- tians at the Homecoming dance. 93 RICK BARROWS TAKES A BREATH o Dance Til Ya Drop This year the Sophomore Class sponsored the Welcome Back Dance. With the help of the Dance Committee, they sold tickets and decorated the cafe with blue and black streamers and a disco light. On the far wall hung many colorful paper balloons. Students had pur- chased these the week before and had written their favorite sayings on them. The class owning the most balloons was pronounced the most spirited — naturally the sponsoring class won! D.J., Gary Davis played everything from the Monkees to Bob Seger. Most students joined a large group of friends, formed a circle, threw their shoes in the middle, and danced the night away. The romantic slow dances cleared the floor for the couples, but the highlight of the dance was the limbo contest won by senior Karen Beaudry. It was a great time for all and an evening of which the Sophomore Class could be proud. air after working up a sweat in the Limbci Contest. ▼ ▲ MICHELE BRUNO PEEKS OVER classmate John Pfeifer’s shoulder just in time for the dance photographer to snap a picture. UPPERCLASSMEN JOHN BROMAGE, Frank Zampino, and Jeff Houde smile and tell all the underclassmen to “hang loose.” ► KIM BROWN FLASHES HER PEARLIES to let everyone know she’s having a great time at the dance. ► (far right) JUNIORS BILL LEE and Karen Boucher take time out from their slow dance to smile for our camera. ► ▲ ROSANNE LEAHY AND her date smile as they enjoy the last dance of the evening. ◄ OUT ON THE DANCE FLOOR, Scott Lenard and Katie Campbell share a special moment. 95 MARTY GATTO EXCLAIMS, “Wait, I didn ' t say that!” referring to a comment made by a nearby friend. ▼ A Sophomore Symbol Ordering, anticipating and receiving class rings was the highlight of most students sophomore year. There was a feel- ing of accomplishment; one and one half years completed, now a reward. Above all, the rii distinguished one from tl freshmen. For many, the class rii| ] symbolized high school. Wheth , i it was given to a boyfriend f-; girlfriend, was worn on a chain |j | simply on a finger, that ring w4;: the pride and joy of the sophomo ? year. A HOMEROOM: B200 First row: Todd Ottman. Second row: Jason Olko, Jennifer Neville, Xan 01echnic«|i Caroline Morris. Third row: Mike Nolan, Kate Moriarty, Michael Olschafski. Fourth roil Joe Murray, Tony Pagani, Keith Ouellette. First row: Jason Vincent, Walter Bowen, Bob Blaney. Second row: Sarah Bourgault, Darbi Caramazza, Dawn Berry. Th | row: Amy Berry, Kim Blodgett, Bill Burke, Tammy Blier, Ron Biathrow. Fourth row: Chris Kondochriste, Peter Catan j Bill Brown, David Boyce, Anatoly Shnaider, Frank Bottaro. j f I ; ii- i: I lOMEROOM: A218 [Although those of us who ught the ring found it a thrilling perience, many were compelled postpone the purchase until ' lior or senior year when after ' lool jobs made the financial ex- nditure more realistic. Perhaps I the wait, coupled with the sacrifice, increases its value. Regardless of when a class ring was ordered, each time we look at it it triggers memories of those high school days; times of learning, of growing and of friendships. rjt row: Marcel Dumas, Joe Dealba, Jim Duff, Missy Cybulski, Chris Dumeny, Susan Davidson, rlond row; Scott Pascoe, Steve Domato, Danyal Dumas, Michelle Dubian, Michelle Doyker, riureen Dowd, Allison Davis, Leslie Donor, Sean Donahue. A DAVID HOULE, briefly looks up from his book to check the time. A IN CONTRAST TO DAVID, Steven Higley can do without books and relax a little in class. JlOMEROOM: A305 ?! t row: Stephanie Langley, Amy Keller, Dawn Lango, Alicia LaCafta, kson Johnson. Second row: Kevin Kita, Kevin LaJoie, Robert C chmal, Tolley Jones, John Kane. Third row: Keith Korona, Sean C bloe, Jason Krajc, Robert Kraiza, Robert Keeler, Chester Jiandowski. HOMEROOM: A1 14 | First row: Maxine Turner, Amy Stone, Chantel Cox, Cheryl Sutherland, Dor Streeter, Tracy Stokes, Tony Subia. Second row: Lisa Roberts, James Tenero, Da ' Trumble, Shawn Szczesiul, Kimberly Tail, Edward Storey, Sean Sweeny, Dane Ste n Christopher Tarr, Glen Stefaniak, Jennifer Strapp, Christopher Swenson. ▼ SOPHOMORE DANCE COMMITTEE members Brian Austin and Sarah Bourgault drool over their profits. T A ROBERT BLANEY must be one of the few students who has ever read the bronze plaque in the front foyer. A HOMEROOM: A112: Front row: Jennifer Smith, Roxanne Selvig, Dorothy She Susan Sheridan, Teresa Inthavong, Camillia St. George, Jennifer Robinson. Second n Mary Slattery, Tara Russell, Scott Slater, Bill Smith. Third row: Rich Stebbins, Ke Shanahan, Jason Spusta, Don Christmas, Sean Stearley, Steve Slade. BRIAN WARD ADDS a little style to his peppermint twist. ► 98 lOMEROOM: Alio irst row: Todd Roberts, Sheri Tatro, Mike Rossi. Second row: Bob Regan, Tony Canello, Brent Dietz, Darren teardon, Chuck Redin, Dave Rancourt, Jennifer Ramsey, Lisa Richard, John Reveruzzi, Brian Regini, Kirk lisley. Third row ' : Cornell Brown, Dean Deprisco, Tom Ramenda, Cherrie Raisch, Lisa Raiche, A1 Reale, Chris laymond, Larry Reyes, Ed Rowan, Mike Reynolds. ▼ THE LAW OF GRAVITY prevails as books and papers fall from Chris Valuckas’ locker. ▼ ▲ HOMEROOM: A312 Front row: John Menard, Rich Michalik, Scot Masamery, Ed McMahon. Middle row: David McClure, Eileen McNeil, Jen Mikullitz, Traci Momberg, Kristy Turnbull. Back row: Tracy Mereschuk, Kim Moore, Monica Mora, Rachel Wisneski, Sal Martinez, Bob Messier, Greg Mips. ◄ SNATCHING A FEW MOMENTS for meditation, Sean O’Neil waits patiently for the late bus. 99 1 100 A FRESHMAN CLASS OFFICERS (left to right): Tricia Neild; Secretary, Katie Austi i. President, Christine Rice; Vice President, Karen Martin; Director of Activities, Absent Charlie Martin; Treasurer. ◄ AT THE HOMECOMING dance, Christina Rice holds up her arms in mo ck defeat a| her friends look away. HOMEROOM: A-104 First row: Amy Carlander. Second row: Scott Gordon, Timothy Hebert, Gregory Johnson, Richard Hanna, Richard Gauvreau, Melinda Grygiel, Shel- ly Griffin, Katrina Haggerty, Patience Goldsmith, Rosa Gan- dolfo, Michelle Grenier, Jennifer Gowdy, Sara Grizzle, Janice Johnson, Lara Patalik, Mr. Charland. Third row: Darren Holmes, Christopher Morgan, Roger Gatto. ► . “YOU HAVE GOT TO BE KIDDING,” links Chris Tetro as he flashes a winning ■nile. A “WHERE FALCON DREAMS BEGIN,” their freshman motto during the homecoming parade is portrayed by the smoking rocket and proudly shown by freshman float committee members. ◄ HOMEROOM: B-214 First row: Andy Cultera, Chris Dufresne, Gary Dibattista, Gavin Daly, Chris Decker, Kathleen Smilowicz, Toni DePaolo, Kim Defilippo, Stacey Frost, Corinne Dickman, Kim Depolt. Second row: Sheldon Doell, Matt Denelle, Tony D’Orazio, Jody Drenzek, Kevin Delorge, Scott Daigle, Jennifer Whittendale, David Drouin, Todd Currie, Mr. Cherry. HMAN 101 WITH THE SONG “Walk Like An Egyptian,” it’s hard not to get into the groove, lay back and walk like an Egyptian. Walking here are Irene Anderson, a freshman, and friends. ► HOMEROOM: A301 First row: Jim Gleeson, Ken Gagne, Tobin Zaccaro, Ian Martin. Second row: Bill Davis, Ray Pelletier. Third row: Jim Brown, Mai Christian, Dave Kellam, Mike Price. ▼ HOMEROOM: A120 First row: Dave Lambert, Scott Lawson, Greg Kranz, Chris Larusso, Tae Kim, Kris Kaplan, Margaret Johns Second row: Gus Kyparidis, Kerry Kates, Natahlie Landry, Jennifer Lango, Cindy Langhome. Third row: T5e Larouche, Dave Kopec, Roland Peacock, Mike Lee, Glen Kozikowski, Claude Philibert, Brian Labbe, Gi Mihalick. ▼ A JENNIFER WHITTENDALE, freshman from Delaware, enjoys he first homecoming dance at Fermi. 102 ◄ HOMEROOM: A201 First row: Michael Lavorgna, Correne Prevost, Demian Pro- vost, David Rullo, Justin Robinson, Sherri Rodriguez, Heidi Roach, Dawn Rainville, Rosalia Rosato. Second row: Eddie Raines, Louie- Martin Reyes, Scott In- thavong, Jocelyn Race, Jill Whalen, Amy Rab- bett, Gino Tittarelli, Ursula Rodgers, Katrina Remlinger, Mary Sas, Frances Wilcox, Deana Raisch. HOMEROOM: B208 I rst row: Kim Francis, Krista Fern, Jodi Estep, Jackie Fournier, Eric Eisnor, Katie Field, Shannon Fleming, Rhonda Ellis, Tracey Nieroda, Jennifer Fortune. Second row: Shawn Ifanklin, Greg Dumeny, Dan Frenette, Keith Finley, Dave Farrell, Jim Evans, Roger . Jugel, Leo Porcello. A (right) NOTICABLY BORED IN class, freshman Deena Mulhare suffers from premature Senioritis. ◄ GAVIN DALY OSTENTA TIOUS- LY immitates Bugs Bunny after finding a two foot carrot standing in the comer of his graphic arts class. 103 ▲ FOR SOME, THE ADJUSTMENT to the high school schedule was fairly easy. Tricia Neild appeared at home in Fermi’s hallways from day one. THE DAtt.Y LOCKER STRUGGLE caused frustration to many freshmen. Natalie Landry discovered a good kick usually did the trick. GUS KYPARIDIS AND JENNIFER LANGO relax in homeroom while awaiting the 8:45 A.M. bell. This dismisses homeroom and begins the grinding hustle for period one class. 104 High School, At Last! The first days of high school in reshman year were frequently iced with anxiety, confusion, and ‘faux-pas. ” The corridors esembled a maze, one floor esembled another, and the hereabouts of “B” and “D” yings were questions frequently isked of upperclassmen willing to jssist. Where did that tall, jophisticated student body come rom? I Elbowing a path to a locker, •raying it would open, exchanging exts and notebooks, and fighting 0 make your next class within the Hotted five minutes seemed an impossible task. (How many teachers can make it from A3 16 to B 100 in three hundred seconds?) The classes were bigger, the teachers were more demanding, and the days were longer. Finally, at 2 p.m. bell, the last struggles oc- curred; the sprint from class to locker and the search for the bus. As the months passed, the geography of Fermi was learned, short cuts were found, and friend- ships begun. Techniques for un- jamming a locker were mastered. The frightening first week became a thing of the past. ▲ KEVIN CONSTANTINE carefully checks the morning announcements which are displayed on the homeroom bulletin board. ◄ FRIENDSHIPS MADE DURING high school days frequently last a life time. Patience Goldsmith and Kathy Cannello share a gleeful moment before the day’s classes begin. ◄ WAITING FOR HOMEROOM AT- TENDANCE to be taken, these freshmen compare notes from the previous evening. Because homeroom stays together for four years, students eventually get to know most students assigned to their room. 1 J WHAT IS DEVEN DOING ON a freshman page? Actually, we just wondered if anyone would notice. He looks worried they will not! ▼ A HOMEROOM: A205 First Row: Laura Smith, Christopher Stevens, Kim Brocuglio, Christin Mature, Bridget Smyth, Cristina Rice, Denise Sayre, Stephanie St. Germain, Karen Steben, Jason Steb bins, Chris Smith, Mike Scicolone, Bill St. Germain, Wayne Martin. Second Row: Joanne Smitl Heather Spencer, Carolyn Shlatz, Marie Shanahan, Donna Sinacore, Ray Wright, Brett Pellegrini. THE CLASS OF 1990 certainly demonstrates class spirit in the Homecom- ing Parade. ► A HOMEROOM: D204 First Row: Kevin McClure, Shelley Marcotte, Kim Mahon, Karen Martin, Shawn Marino, L; Vu. Second Row: Wayne Mackie, Charles Martin, Bonnie Lincoln, Dawn Marszalek, Mersini Fausel, Bob Smith, Boll Manning. Third Row: Jeff Coolen, Mrs. Valias, John McCormack, Ken Mahon, Stacy McClean, Douglas Lipinski, Joi; Linonis, Todd McNamara. ! 106 ◄ CAMERA SHY, Cathy Cannello and friend Patience try very hard to duck after Wade waylaid them on their way from homeroom. Ik HOMEROOM: D216 First Row: Ranson Porter, Lisa Parenteau, Kim Boucher, Polly Pillitteri, Robert Pelletier, (Leith Payer, Robert Golden, Jason Laumark, John Gokey. Second Row: John Pohorylo, Jameson Porcello, jlichard Pease, Svet Schnaider, Debbie Rondinone, Heather Marker, Mona Perdue, Ann-Marie Pierce, Beth forcello, Leng Kiong. A THE DAILY LOCKER strug- gle continues for Jennifer Lango. JA HOMEROOM; A314 Left column; Teresa Caronna, Robert Bums, Christopher Bronson, Michael Butler, Heather Carr, Jennifer Rogers, lody Canevari. Right column; Michael Bruno, Christopher Bower, Kevin Bronson, Michael Boucher, Peter Browne, William Bostick, Darren [ Bragg, Kathleen Campbell, Joanne Calabrese. A KEVIN BRONSON SMILES as he watches his classmates clown around in home room. A3 14 was the gathering place for many each morning. 107 “BOY, AM I CONFUSED,” expresses freshman Mike Butler. ▼ KATIE AUSTIN RUSHES to her class as the second bell rings and she wonders how upset her teacher will be. Most of the students don’t find five minutes between classes to be enough time to hold gossip ses- sions. ► HOMEROOM: D212 First Row: Barb Palmer, Julie Nelson, Monique Savage, Ren O’Bready. cond Row: Deena Mulhare, Joe Miano, Trish Neild, Christy Pavlach, Sandy Mercik, Trac!; r Mielnicki, Kathy Murdza, Julie Miranda. Third Row: Joe Muller, Jay Mongny, Bill Monohan, Mi ' ,. Murphy. Jon Olsen, Joe Noto, Todd Remington. T A THIS Freshman Tate. LOOK IS CALLED, “The Daze” as displayed by John A HOMEROOM: B212 First Row: Grant Young, Steve Young, Mark Rondeau, MelanJ Wolfset, Nichole Williams, Tina Zace. Second Row: Mark Whittier, Stephen Miczak, Mike Woll Aynee Yacob, Jennifer Yarter, Jill Zumwalt. Third Row: Gene Jerome, Michelle Woodburl Faith Wisneski, Jodi Williams, David Zawkothy, Sean Fleming. FRESHMAN ROGER ELUGEL smiles con- fidently. With the help of his brother Russ, he learned the ins and outs of Fermi very quickly. T ' HOMEROOM: A302 Eirst Row: Amy Austin, Donna Bird, Isabelle .Agostinho, Wendy Antonelli, Danielle i|3nderson, Sara Berube, Chris Bancroft. Second Row: Irene Anderson, Kris Berube, Carrie Bond, Kathleen |i ustin, Karen Black, Renee Boissoneault. Third Row: David Baker, Sean Bogli, Ken Blounk, Jeff Bemis, An- I hony Barone, John Montagno. Eourth Row: Michael Albert, Chris Agey, Ignazio Bacile, Steven Albert, Jeff Hannah, Michael Borski. ▼ A HOMEROOM: A316 Left to Right: Michael Coolen, Wayne Cowell, Kevin Constantine, Steve Chartier, Kevin Cooney, Roy Chaput, Michele Cosby, Natalie Ceniglio, Jeff Hoshius, Jeff Heiss, Shelly Catania, Rosalie Carrion, Mary Chouinard, Dianna Shnaider, Michael Croft, Edward Glidden. ◄ LOOKING LIKE A LITTLE lost puppy dog, Steve Young pa- tiently waits for the final bell to ring. 109 JUNIOR JOY YIZNITSKY intently listens to a lecture in Mr. Flebotte’s In- troduction to Psychology. This course is heavily subscribed to by juniors and seniors. ▼ AT FIRST GLANCE it appears Officer Boula has April Silva and Katie LeBlanc all “cufTe up.” But on second glance, you can tell they are only playing a prank on the yearboo photographer. T A JUNIOR SHELENE WHITTENDALE and sophomore Kristy Turnbull accompany each other to class after retriev- ing books from their lockers. THE FRESHMAN CLASS FLOAT was a tribute to the ef- fort of all members of the float committee. Here they put last minute touches on it prior to the Homecoming Parade. ► Activities and Academics Learning at Fermi was not necessarily synonymous with classrooms, drudgery, or text- books. Frequently the most mean- ingful lessons were experienced as a result of involvement or commit- ment to an activity or project, ma of which were closely related I lessons in academics. The leamij ir promoted by the Future Businti Leaders of America, the Distributii 0 Education Club, and the Horfii Economics Related Occupatio. Club effectively reinforced aij bound our knowledge with realiii Ski The involvements encouraged lij - Peer Counselors, Student Facul j|3 Senate, and the Marching Bai enabled us to view society as i element we could and shoulfc influence. ◄ HOUSEMASTER CUTLER sets himself up to pass the volleyball during the second annual Student-Faculty volleyball game. BAND MEMBER Melanie Wolfset enter- tains spectators during half time at the Homecoming Football game. T A BILL LEE DELIVERS a message in the Lamplighter’s production of “The Hidden Gift.” LAYOUT EDITOR DAVID GLENN studies a layout to determine if the design maintains the theme of Traces 1987. ► I ' I The thrill of entertaining others iid the satisfaction derived from a iccessful performance, whether it be r the stage, in chorus, or in an fsembly, focused our attention on viat we could accomplish. To sharpen our skills, we competed f Model United Nations, Bowling, ( Skiing. To enlighten our minds, we j ned the Investment Club, Physics tub or German Club. iDespite our differences, we strove i be noticed, to experience, and to lum through our academics as well £ related activities. THE ANNUAL THANKSGIVING FOOD Drive spon- sored by the Student Faculty Senate was once more an over- whelming success. Here Rosanne Leahy carries the morning donations to a central storage point. Proceeds of this drive are given to the Enfield Food Shelf. ► ◄ SHEILA BORSKI AND BETH NOHMY carefully sponge down a customer’s car at the National Honor Society’s annual car wash. This year it was held at Scitico Plaza. ◄ AT THE COMPLETION OF the Christmas Brunch for preschoolers, members of HERO gather around Santa Claus and congratulate each other on a job well done. Homecoming The Tradition Lives On The Homecoming festivities dance floor, their king and queen To brighten senior spirits, tH began with the Friday night dance, were crowned by last year’s float was placed second in Weeks before, preparation had Homecoming Queen, Pam Zeph. half-time activities. First v gone into the decorations, music. All in all the dance was a total sacrificed to the Junior class, tH t . Ldu? " ' . and of course the king and queen success. to the class of ’89, and finally cai nominations. With a large turnout Although there was a large the class of ’90. Despite the loss of students and plenty of returning turnout of spirited Fermi fans at the football game, homecomk alumni everyone gathered out on the parade and in the stands, the with a fine performance from the dance floor. As the DJ provid- football team was not so sue- band, spirit from the cheerleadi ed the beat the highlights of the cessful. Contending against the and participation from the fa night were the nomination results, highly ranked Rockville Rams, the was an exciting event to start ; Nervous couples walked across the Falcons lost. the year. ◄ HOMECOMING QUEEN KIM O’KOl surrounded by her court, Lisa Carr, Ki Beaudry, Michele Lemieux, Heather Barb Tom Condron, Tom Smith, Mike Daf Todd Gurry and Eric Kaplan. BILL CURRIE GIVES Mike Ludwick a ! minute pep talk. V i A BEFORE THE HOMECOMING game football players psych themselves up with slaps of encouragement. SENIORS PILE IN the truck during the homecoming parade proudly displaying their masterpiece float. ► i ▲ (top) DESPITE THE FACT FERMI was losing, the class of eighty-seven led the game cheering crowds and heightened the spirit of the football fans. A JOHN BUTALA, ROD LEWIS and Mike Ludwick block the Rockville Rams from a first down opportunity. ◄ THINKING THEY’RE JUST “TOO MUCH” football players try to steal the spotlight at the dance with hopes of doing the same in the following day’s game. ns A LOT OF CONCENTRATION goes into a homecoming game and Rich Greene focuses all his thought on the field. ■ SHELENE WHITTENDALE raises her hands as she leads the underclassmen to the dance floor. T A HEATHER BARBERIE WAVES to an adoring crowd from Russ Flugel’s tan Lincoln Continental. SENIOR ED SMITH prepares for another successful pass while number 76, Mike Garrity, heads off oncoming Rams. ◄ AFTER WORKING INTO the morning hours on their float, the seniors display their second place entry. TINA LATRA VERSE HAS just informed Ellen Chrissos of the latest gossip that had developed from the previous night’s dance. ▼ i AS ALWAYS, the varsity cheerleaders display a flawless mount for the •ermi fans. A OBVIOUSLY ENJOYING themselves Dee Sheak and Susan Lutz try to keep up with the seniors in the Homecom- ing festivities. ◄ KIM OKON AND TOM CONDRON proclaim second thoughts about riding in the same car with Wade Summers. SHARING GOOD TIMES with friends is one thing Christmas is all about. Paul Finley gives every indication that he was enjoying the Fermi Christmas Dance. ▼ THIS IS THE ONE AND THE ONLY, original Humbug Christmas Tree com- pliments of Mr. DeMaio and his music classes. The tree started as a joke when three years ago, Mr. D. put up his itsy-bitsy artificial tree on his desk. The students of the class promptly threw various bits of gar- bage at it until Mr. Giangrasso pronounced it “Stinky” and hid it in the closet. After its recovery, the Humbug Christmas Tree was refined and displayed only items priced less than 25C. It has become a favorite with the foreign exchange students and sports gifts from Japan, Australia, Norway, and etc . . . THE HUMBUG CHRISTMAS TREE!! A KIM MAJOR AND MIKE DOBRZYCKI stand cheek-to-cheek and share a season dance. Many couples were dressed in their best Christmas outfits and the dance floor w alive with the shine of silk and satin. I 118 A Fermi Christmas A time for peace and joy A time for singing and dancing I i YES, GLORIA, THERE IS A SANTA I TLAUS. At Fermi this year one actually I ' isited the cafeteria where Food Services losted preschoolers at a brunch. Christmas 1986 at Fermi was ushered in by the young and the elderly, the festive and generous. Once more Toys for Tots col- lected gifts to ensure Santa visited all children in Enfield. Two Christmas brunches were hosted by Food Service. One feasted preschoolers and was at- tended by the man in red. The other hosted the elderly of the community. Not to be left out of the festivities, Fermi’s Student Faculty Senate held its first Christmas Dance. Finally the chorus and Jazz Band entertain- ed scores of their “green and red” classmates at the annual Christmas concert. A PRIOR TO THE CHRISTMAS SHOW (above left) Ken Cooney, Roger Flugel and Ephraim Mower, members of the Jazz Band, warm up behind the stage curtains. A (above) WHILE THE JAZZ BAND put finishing touches on their festive numbers, the Mixed Chorus carefully reviewed their selected songs. Michelle Pfenninger, Jennifer Fortune and Lauren Egan compare notes on several of them. ◄ MR. DeMAIO POSES WITH THE MORE festive of his students, each of which contri buted to the rather gaudy Humbug Christmas Tree. 119 Student Faculty Senate Involvement, spirit and innova- tion aptly describe the activities undertaken by the 1986-1987 Stu- dent Faculty Senate. New ideas mingled with the old to enliven life at Fermi as well as life in the community. After attending the Governor’s Conference on volunteerism, the Senate once again, with the assistance of children from Enfield Day Care, trick or treated for UNICEF. Senate members accom- panied costumed youngsters as they made classroom collections. The donations exceeded $250. Homecoming followed with the birth of a new tradition — The Homecoming King. Almost five hundred students and alumni at- tended the dance and observed h coronation. Even more impressi was the 846 cans of foodstuffs an fifty dollars in donations collecte for the annual Thanksgiving Foe Drive. For the first time a Christmi Dance was held at Fermi. The pn ceeds, $150, combined with th $1095 previously collected, wei donated to the Enfield Toys fc Tots. Other firsts were the present: tion to the student body ( “Paradise,” a motivational film o ▲ SENIOR SENATE Eirst row: Alan Jansujwicz, Allison Fuller, Samara Perdue, Lori Currie, Sue Mercik, Mike Fisher, Sharon Csekovsky, Troy Sivak. Second row: Kate Kaiser, Beth Cassotta, Heather Barberie, Ellen Chrissos, Barbara Demato, Cindy Constantine, Maria Bacile, Daryl Gordon, Kristin Fuller, Kathy Butterworth, Angela Gonzalez, Beth Nohmy. Third row: Jana Russell, Michelle Ravenola, Chris Pellegrini, Michelle Brown, Kim Okin, Sheryl Pucko, Kellie Ar- my, Leona Maher, Renee Hepner, Heather McCain, Brenda Cramer, Ann Mulcahy, Sara Levinthal, Sheila Borski (secretary), Cara Della Guistina, Richard Stroiney, Deven Camara. Fourth row: Russell Flugel, Eric Kaplan, Jason Race, Kim Ward, Andrea Tracey, Kerri Lawnsby, Kim Linonis, Kathy MacDonald, Erica Bungard, Mai Dansereau, Doris Reale, Mike Beaulieu, Richard Barrows. THE STUDENT FACULTY SENATE held two spirit weeks this year. Cindy Constantine listens as plans for involving all students are discussed. ► A ADDING TO THE CANS and boxes c food stuff, Alan Jansujwicz brings homeroom’s morning donations for the Er field Food Shelf to their centralized tion room. FRESHMAN SENATE First row: Janice Johnson, Karen Marti Katie Field, Michelle Woodbury. Seco row: Tricia Nield, Mike Borski, Shanno Flemming, Katie Austin, Marie Shanahar Cris Rice, Jen Wojcik. Third row: M Boucher, Roger FHugel, Bob Kathy Canello, Patience Goodsmith. ► 120 |,‘lf-image, a senior citizen concert Had brunch, an Easter Food Drive j.nd a fund raiser entitled, “Kiss a . enior Good-Bye.” ' .JjNIOR SENATE: irst row: Carl Wachiowiak, Karen Boucher, Amy rown. Diane Stoner, Lee Pillitteri, Pam Bonin, Pal iartin, Mike LeBlanc, Eric Slano, Julie DeNigris, ike Decker (Publicity Chairman). Second row: ’ |ebbie Lee. Jode Manning, Janette Fontaine. Bill ' .•e. Stacey O’Palick. Lori McNamara. Nancy leegan. Sue Giaccone, Theresa Buss. Gordon Mur- ! iy. Kerri Walsh. Debbie Donahue. Third row: Laura oinoski, Kathy Pierce, Sue Kearney, Sue Smilowicz, ilie Perkins, Beth Kindseth, Mary Maguire, Jackei lido, Kris Wollenhaupt, Sarah Fleming, John romage, Rosanne Leahy (Treasurer), Katie I BIanc rice President), April Silva (Parliamentarian), :acey McCann, Pam Cerato, Tracy Thibodeau, laron Bulterworth, Andy Walsh. Fourth row: Mark jwistowski, Dave Blanchfield, Mark Dibella, Dan ■oderick, Dan Fogarty, Lara Becker, Kelly Camp- ' ll, Kim Heim, Pam Tenero, Lisa Dell’Arco, Judy teed, Bridget! Smith, Jill Moryto. ▲ SERGEANT HOWL RECEIVES a check for Toys for Tots from Dawn Zampino, Brian Ward, Kirsten Verengia and Paul Woodbeary. ANGELA GONZALEZ HAS her hands full with the fearsome duo, yiderman and He-Man. ▲ SENIORS. SUE MERCIK, Heather McCain, and Brenda Cramer, make a group vote on the new ideas the Senate pro- poses. Members of the Senate are always receptive to innovation. 121 Once again a Student Faculty Senate exchange program played host to another high school. This year it was Windsor High. Finally, there were Spirit Days and more Spirit Days. Students showed their spirit by wearing anything from jams and shades to their concert tees. It was a busy productive, and successful year. The Student Faculty Senate once again could be described as “par excellence.” A SOPHOMORE SENATE: First row; Brett Smith. Kim Zanks, Sarah Bourgault, Marion Champigny, Kevin Laj Rob Kraiza, Tarek Perdue. Second row; Melissa Cybulski, Cindy Prajzner, Brian Ward, Allison Johnson. Kim Pelle ' Stacy Harlan, Jamie Tenero (sophomore rep. to Exec. Board), Sean O’Neil, John Kane. Third row: Michelle Dub Kristen Wenzel, Sue Lutz, Jane Edwards, Michelle Doyker, Maureen Dowd, Joanne Bacile, Andrea Coleman, Jenn Pederson, Michelle Petri, Sue Sheridan. ▲ AFTER HELPING TO GET thirty-two little UNICEF col- lectors situated with their cake and cookies, Lara Falardeau decides that parenting is no easy job. ▲ (right) TOTALLY DRAINED OF ENERGY, Cara Dellagiustina manages to journey to one more classroom for another collection. STUDENT FACULTY SENATE DID more than just planning for events. It is also an opportunity for friendships to grow. Renee Hepner and Leona Maher share a quiet moment during a senate meeting. ► 122 As Schools Match Wits Students participating in this ; club represent Enrico Fermi on the Springfield, Massachusetts televi- sion station’s show pitting two area high schools against each other in a challenge of the mind. Intellect figured intensely during the game, as students fielded ques- ' tions from diverse topics such as I literature, history, sports, art, and I music. A AS SCHOOL’S MATCH WITS: Alan Jansujwicz, Russ Flugel, Kellie Army, Enzo Reale. k SITTING IN ADVANCED BIOLOGY, Russ )remiere. Jeff O’Brian is indifferent. Peer Counselors Peer Counseling was a program I in which teenagers were trained to talk with other teenagers. What made it special was that the people who were talking were not adults trying to understand teenage pro- I blems. Instead they were peers. The whole concept behind peer counseling was awareness. Hoping I to raise this, the program set up . teen talk lines for confidential help and involved counseling of fourth, fifth and sixth graders. Flugel dreams of his television A CRAMMING HIS HEAD full of facts in the school library is none other than Alan Jansujwicz. A PEER COUNSELING; First Row; Danielle Anderson, Maureen Dowd, Kelley Newell, Nathalie Landry, Pat West, Kathy Murzda, Kim Boucher, Heather Spencer. Second Row: John Stroney, Kim Ward, Stacey O’Palick, Tricia Corto, Brian Ward, Diana Shnaider, Sarah Mulready, Erin Pierz, Angela-Sue Lordi. Third Row: Phil Bologna, Jennifer Smith, Paula McLean, Maria Giraud, Ann Mulcahy, Cathi Welton, Lisa Bouthiller, Sue Ramondetta, Tammy Charette, Amy Rabbet, Jennifer Rogers, Kim Defillipo, Vicky Thibodeau, Tracey Bender. I NATIONAL HONOR SOCIEl V : First Row: Samara Perdue, Sharon Csekovsky, Mai Dansereau, Beth Nohmy, Lori Currie (V.P.), Cara Dellaguistina, Sue Mercik, Russell Flugel (Treas). Second Row: April Jones, Angela Gonzalez, Barbara Domato, Kathleen Wright, Sara Levin- thal, David Bidmead, Michael Fisher, Sheila Borski, Alan Ja nsujwicz, Mark Pechulis, Troy Sivak. Third Row: Kellie Army, Kathleen Butterworth, Michele Ravenola, Cynthia Kita, Kristine Harger, Christine Young, Kerri Lawnsby, Leona Maher, Richard Bar- rows, Jennifer O’Konis, Sheryl Pucko, Eric Kaplan. Fourth Row: Erin Mackie, Kimberly Linonis, Beth Laffargue, Renee Hepner, Heather McCain, Richard Stroiney, Jeffrey O’Brien, Enzo Reale (Pres.), Christopher Pelligrini. Missing: Lara Falardeau (Sec.), Lori Ann Neild, Michael Polmatier. ► AONE of the HONOR SOCIETY’S fund raisers is the annual car wash. By the close of the day Jennifer O’Konis’s hand re- sembled a soapy rag. A RENEE HEPNER IS LOADED down with her UCO Biology texts and notebooks but this does not appear to dampening her spirits. National Honor Society High School Seniors Earn College Credit Not unlike other clubs in the school, the National Honor Socie- ty expended much effort fund- raising to support their annual ac- tivities. Led by their fearless leader, Enzo Reale, president of the Enrico Fermi chapter of the Sabath M. Nigro National Honor Society, the members of the Na- tional Honor Society transformed their annual car wash into the gala event of the season. Refreshments consisting of lemonade and pizza were served in the Scitico Plaza parking lot. This profitable V( - ture was followed by the ann I M M’s sale. Funds from bc ' i events offset the cost of the Spr invocation ceremony and the ; ' ■ nual banquet. ! To be in the National Hor ' Society a student had to have a S (B-t-) average and perform i minimum of 1 5 hours of volunti ' service for the community. 1;’ members acquire these hours ii’i variety of ways. Jennifer Bla ' " volunteered at Parks and Recr ' - 124 ◄ ENROLLMENT IN COLLEGE LEVEL courses while in high school is, beyond a doubt, work. Ron Proulx and Eric Kaplan calculates the latest problem on velocity during their Advanced Physics class. TALK ABOUT CELEBRATING! Jeff O’Brien appears on cloud nine at the end of UCONN Biology. Perhaps he did well on his last test or then again, perhaps he is in love. ▼ ion over the summer. Samara Per- ,lue tended the plants in Fermi’s jreenhouse. Jennifer O’Konis ran jlingo at the Enfield Convalescent iJome, while Mark Pechulis prepared petri dishes for Johnson i-lemorial Hospital. Enzo Reale, ori Currie, and Lara Felardeau ' repared solutions for Mr. . f ' herry’s chemistry classes. Kathy |!utterworth volunteered at St. oseph’s Residence while other f members tutored other students. , he list is endless and varied. Many of these honor students also enrolled in University of Con- necticut classes offered in the high school. The knowledge they gained was as diverse as the volunteer work and equally as profitable to the students. Russ Flugel, treasurer of the National Honor Society, astounded his col- laborative learning group in his UCONN English class with the in- depth explanation that if people would by-pass eating cows and eat grass directly they would get more protein. Although he learned this tid-bit of information in his Ad- vanced Biology class he was able to apply it to his Animal Rights pro- ject. And of course who could forget the whispered phrase from Advanced Chemistry, “All nitrates are soluble,” which might lead to an enchanted evening. Despite these humorous anec- dotes students enrolled in these classes worked long hard hours to earn college credits. 125 CREW MEMBER LAURIE DURSA touches up the stage makeup of Sharon But- terworth who played “Lucy,” the Mother, in “The Hidden Gift.” ► A PLAYING THE PART of the oldest brother “Joe,” Eric Stano delivers the final monologue of the show. A INTRODUCING — the set crew of the Fermi Lamplighters’ production of “The f den Gift.” First row: Michelle Grenier, Tricia Neild, Kerry Stano, and Kristen Wen Second row: Brett Sullivan. Third row: Sean Sterly, Laura Dursa, Lisa Raiche, Beth 1 farge, Brian Ward, Christine Seedorf, Hege Karlson, John Stroiney, Jason Krajc and Bi Austin. 126 Lamplighters A Special Breed tUNIOR, TARA SULLIV AN, displays feisty i outh as “Ann,” the youngest sister. We Lamplighters are a strange breed. We are content to go through the agony of auditions just to get that special role. We then spend hours and hours reading the play and blocking it on the stage. Directors holler, ac- tors get nervous and forget, crew members assess the job to be done. Solidifying not only the blocking and characters, but also the set takes the most time. We hammer, glue, paint, set lights, sew costumes, find props. The ac- tors sweat out their roles and worry about opening night. When it comes, it comes in a brilliant flash — curtain up! Light the lights! Move the set! Act the part! Hit the heights! Curtain down! And it is over — the play but never the memories . . . A (above left) AS “BRUCE, " ONE OF the brothers in the play, Steve Smith seems to be having a moment of serious thought. A (above right) PORTRAYING " THE STRANGER,” Australian foreign exchange student Marcelo Rey warms his hands by the fire as he watches a poignant moment on the stage. ◄ GENTLE CAROL (played by Eileen McNeil) reminds her overwrought older sister, Emma (Lisa Bouthiller) of the true meaning of Christmas in this scene from “The Hidden Gift.” 127 Future Business Leaders of America “FBLA — Business With Class.” This year’s national theme appropriately described Chapter 5505 of Future Business Leaders of America. With sixty-five active members, social and civic events commenced early in the year and continued until the close of school in June. First on the schedule was the Business Teachers Appreciation Breakfast; an opportunity to show appreciation to teachers who sup- ported FBLA throughout the year. Contact was again established with the Enfield Nursing Home and students visited residents as a group at Halloween, Christmas, Valentine’s Day and Eastt) Members offered friendship aim companionship, provided gamiK and refreshments and, most ii i| portant, shared their time. } ( FBLA also continued their spo ' i | sorship of children located in Amitillo, E. Salvador. Donatio totaling $468 were contributed I physically assist the youngste 1 Three hundred of this was donat ■! specifically for education I purposes. ! To finance these and other t ' tivities, FBLA conducted fuiJ ▲ FUTURE BUSINESS LEADERS OF AMERICA; First row: Karen Black, Stacy Frost, Angela Gonzalez, Mare Gunther, Sara Levinthal, Michelle Brown, Frank Bottaro, Katie Austin, Sara Grizzle. Second row: Amy Carlander, Michelle Woodbury, Kathy Murdza, Tina Zace, Jane Liro, Carolyn Shlatz, Dawn Marszlek, Manon Champigny, Tricia Corto, Juliet Ceresky, Isabelle Agostinho, Roy Chaput. Third row: Cindy Langhorne, Steve Kaselouskas, Michell Landry, Kathy Dankanyin, Cheryl Prajzner, Brian Ward, Ci ndy Praizner, Michelle Picard, Brian Austin, Katie Camp- bell, Sue Ramondetta, Kristen Berube, Holly Greenleaf. Fourth row: Joanne Calabrese, Jocelyn Race, Mona Ramondetta, Kathy Butterworth, Laurie Freeman, Jen- nifer Robinson, Kim Moloney, Keith Zawistowski, Andrew Croteau, Brett Mance, Lauren Egan. LET US NEVER FORGET the hardworking teacher! Once again they were guests of FBLA at a teacher appreciation breakfast. Julie Dinigris prepares to serve a table, while Mr. Marr views the spread. ► A A vvniiE. IE.; marc cjuiii wishes. Certainly the remainder of his tire is appropriate for a chapter and St Vice-President. ALL CLUBS HOLD FUND raisers to s port their activities. (Feeding teachers be expensive!) FBLA has a variety of w to cover expenses. One of the most | fitable this year was a tag sale held in Fall. ► ,ers throughout the year. .All ■jmbers participated and worked -|i group to ensure the success of lir endeavors. [.Encouraging and planning all nts was a strong slate of of- |;rs. Sara Levinthal, President, j; a three year member who : ved the club last year as : ;asurer. She was one of a team [two who competed in the Na- i|nal Competition in Houston, xas. She also won the ,tstanding Service Award. Marc Gunther served as Vice-president this year. Michelle Brown was Secretary for two years. She also competed in the area of Business Graphics in Houston. Treasurer Angela Gonzalez competed in Houston in the area of typing. Finally, Historian Reporter Frank Bottaro received the Outstanding Fundraising Award and the Outstanding Member of the Year Award in 1986. PROPER BUSINESS .XITIRE is vital to success — Right, Mrs. Langhorne? ▼ A ANGELA GONZALEZ: Treasurer; Michelle Brown, Secretary; Sara Leventhal, President; Marc Gunther, Vice President; Frank Bottaro, Reporter, are installed as Club Officers. ◄ CHRISTMAS IS A TIME to share. Keith Zawastowski shares his time and love with a resident of the Enfield Nurs- ing Home. A MEMBERS OE THE E.B.L.A. entertained residents of the Enfield Nursing Home at Halloween. 129 Marching Band Orange Bowl Competitor! The beating of drums . . . the marching of feet . . . the ringing of the trumpet . . . blue and black against a field of green — the Fer- mi Marching Band is on parade. 1986-1987 was another busy and event filled year beginning with the University of Connecticut’s field competition on band day in which Fermi placed third and en- ding with commencement exercise in June. Between these events, the band marched in Hartford on Armistice Day and again in the Homecoming Parade. A video tape of this latter event has been sent to the Orange Bowl Committee in Florida for review. Hopefully Fermi will earn an opportunity to participate in the King Orange Jamboree Parade in December of 1 987. Once again this year, the band thrilled shoppers at their Christmas concert at Enfiiill Square and added the final toi ii of festivity to the school l if mosphere at the school ChristniVI concert. It ushered in Spring at ; Annual Spring Concert and prt| sion marched in Hartford’s I Patrick’s Day Parade. Finally band attended the Festival f Music 1987, at Virginia Beach. | Outstanding contributors to i) ' success of this year’s band p J gram include; Dan Berry, Anne Houle and Erin Mackie on drums, Dwane Sanders on trombone, Laura Miller and ToB Parsnow on the saxophone. N A THE SOUNDS OF THE CLARINET are easily distinguish- ed from other band instruments. Kim Pelletier appears to enjoy playing her instrument as she stands at attention on the football field. A (right) ALL SPECTATORS ENJOY the pealing sounds of the glochenspiel. Dawn Berry has achieved mastery on this instrument. NO HALF TIME FIELD SHOW would be complete without the synchronized performance of the band. In a seemingly ef- fortless manner they decorate the football field with varying geometric shapes. ► 130 I IN STEP AND IN TUNE Roger Flugel, i. mie Tenero, and John Reveruzzi 1 ' monstrate the teamwork that is necessary I r a successful marching band. ◄ MAINTAINING ONE’S MUSICAL SCORE while marching in step requires not only practice but some physical endurance. Here Allison Finnegan plays her flute while parading on North Maple Street. TODD PARSNOW DOES HIS BEST to imitate his instrument. The sousaphone is among the heaviest one carried by a member of the band. T . MEMBERS OF THE MARCHING BAND: (In Alphabetical Order) Laura Bachard, Dan Berry, Dawn Berry, Karen Black, Karen Ann Boucher, Michael I ucher, Sarah Bourgaull, Andrea Coleman, Lisa Collins, Kevin Cooney, Kim DiFilippo, Janet Edgar, Jane Edwards, Allison Finnegan, Roger Flugel, istine Harger, Stacey Harlan, Darren Holmes, Annette Houle, David Houle, Allison Johnson, Tae Hun Kim, Riko Kobayaski, Robert Kraiza, Joe Linonis, • ian Lutz, Erin Mackie, Molly Mackie, Jodi Manning, Robert Manning, Kristine McNamara, Laura Miller, Traci Momberg, Ephram Mower, Kathy Murd- : Joe O’Conner, Todd Parsnow, Craig Pease, Kim Pelletier, John Reveruzzi, Valerie Rose, Kim Schneider, Duane Sanders, Jason Stebbins, Cheryl ' herland, James Tenero, Steven Thom, Erin Valley, Kris Versteeg, Heather Williams, Melanie Wolfset, Dawn Zampino 131 Majorette Color Guard LEADING FERMI’S BAND at all func- tions, Melissa Munson displays the style she uses as she marches. ▼ A Champion Performs Not all performers need a stage. Fermi’s lone majorette, Senior Melissa Munson is comfortable ex- ecuting difficult twirling maneuvers. She was Miss Ma- jorette of Connecticut five years running. Last year she achieved a first in the Northeast Regional Competition. Melissa has been twirling for nine years and has been teaching baton for five. Being the only ma- jorette gives her more freedom to be herself and enjoy doing something she loves, performing in front of a live audience. A ONE OF THE MOST THRILLING sights at half time is the synchronized swirl of ored flags. Juliet Ceresky whips her banner through the air in time to the music. A COLOR GUARD: First Row: Tricia Corto, Amy Austin. Second Row: Patience Goldsmith, Tracy Mielni , Juliet Ceresky. Third Row: Kim Ward (Captain), Irene Anderson, Mersini Fausel. 132 y String Ensemble A STACEY O’PALICK, AND LESLIE DONOR tune their violins prior to a practice. The violin is a sensitive instrument requiring careful handling. ◄ DAN BERRY LISTENS INTENTLY to the score as he prepares to join in with his drum. Once again Enrico Fermi String Ensemble performed at musical recitals throughout the year. The ensemble enchanted Winter Con- cert goers with the haunting sounds of the viola, cello, violin and french horn adding a special glow to this annual event. In April the group performed at the coffee hour held in Fermi’s cafeteria. t STRING ENSEMBLE: First row; Lynelle Miano, Cello; Joann Bacile, Cello; Valerie se, French horn; Mollie Mackie, Violin; Second row: Stacey O’Palick, Violin; Erica ngard, Viola; Kim Major, Violin; Leslie Donor, Violin; Chris Stevens, Violin; Mr. angrasso I Jazz Band The sounds of jazz filled the air at many events this year. Foremost was the Christmas concert at En- field Square, the Christmas Con- cert at Fermi, and the Senior Citizens’ Christmas Dance at the Elks. Jazz Band also participated in the Berklee School of Music Festival in February and the Festival of Music at Virginia in May. JAZZ BAND: First row: Annette Houle, Todd Parsnow, Craig Pease, Kevin Cooney, oger Flugel, Dawn Zampino, Karen Ann Boucher, Jodi Manning Second row: Robert raiza, Erin Mackie, Molly Mackie, Third row: Dan Berry, Duane Sanders, Jamie Tenero, )hn Reveruzzi, Mike Boucher, Steven Thorne, Missing; Laura Miller, Ephraim Mower. 133 CONCERT CHOIR: Firsl row: Mary Spencer, Jackie Sacyk; Shelene Whii- tendale; Denise Redin; Tami Blier, Riko Kobayashi; Kristen Wenzel; Ursula Dukes; Joanne Smith; Julie Nelson; Kim Magiafico. Second row: Mary Choinard, Lauren Egan; Kim Risley; Carolyn Shaltz; Jodi Deford; Kim DePolt; Krista Chornyak. Third row: Chantel Cox; Sue Sheridan; Kim Hastings; Erica Bungard. Fourth row: David Baker; Dan Post, Jen- nifer Whittendale; LoriAnn Neild, Kim Dubuque; Kerri Lawnsby; Andrea Tracey. ► A KAREN FURCI AND Dawn Angst relax after a practice for the Christmas concert. BETWEEN NUMBERS, Lisa Mitchell takes a few moments off to catch her breath. ► ENRICO FERMI HIGH CHORAL OFFICERS: First row: Jodi Deford; Kim Hastings. Second Row: Andrea Tracy; Kerri Lawnsby, Julie Hietala. Not pictured: Laura Hoinoski. T Concert Choir Mixed Chorus The Recipe: What does it take to make a suc- cessful perfor ming group? Well, for starters, you need hours, weeks, even months of rehearsal, press releases, robe fittings, of- ficers’ meetings and sectionals. Whew! Now what? Now concerts are chosen from a list of reques and the dates are recorded. Son;! are then chosen from both ne and traditional material and divi( ed between the mixed Chorus an Concert Choir — the formal pe forming group. An Outsider watching the tvii groups in the last days before concert would see an amusir 134 ◄ MIXED CHORUS: First row: Jackie Saczyk, Karen Furci, Dara Climan, Monica Mora; Dan Post; Julie Hietala. Second row: Tony Subis; Jennifer Fortune; Jodi Williams; Dorothy Sheak; Michelle Anderson; Doreen Streeter; David Rancourt; Walter Przeracki. Third row: Kim Francis; Kim Thompson; Kelly Held; Faith Wisneski; Michelle Pfenninger; Amy Brown; Allison Lee; Nicola Price; Lisa Mitchell. (Below left) MR. GIANGRASSO IN- STRUCTS Nicola Price on some of the finer points of a new selection prior to her practice. ▼ WAITING HER TURN to see Mr. G., Michelle Anderson listens to several members of the chorus harmonize. ▼ fght. Imagine: ! “I can’t find my music!” • “What song are we on?” I “My robe is too short!” “Naturally — you’re trying on line.” “What do we do if there’s a nowstorm?” “I can’t learn this part!” I “Count, people, count!” “I’ll be glad when this is all over And, eventually, the moment of the formal Christmas Concert, or Elks Club Concert, or Carol Sing, or Coffee Hour arrives. At these times we pull ourselves together, conquer our fears, step on stage and knock ’em dead . . . Traces 1987 “Dare to Be Noticed” Traces 1987 was written and compiled in a genuine effort to pay tribute to the individuality in each of us. It was not intended to minimize the value of uniform teamwork or ideals, but rather to be a broad statement testifying to the right of all to be unique. To this end, a variant staff strived to create a unified memen- to that incorporated exclusive ideas, each reflecting their views of Enrico Fermi High School. Senior editors Kathy Butte worth, Daryl Gordon, and Cine Kita have attempted to depict tl diversity of members of the Senior class. While undercla editors, Gina Alaimo and Lori Ar Neild, searched the halls of Ferr for underclassmen, organize morning homeroom pictures ar interviewed many regarding the feeling about high school durii ▲ YEARBOOK STAFF: First Row: Kathy Butterworth, Cin- dy Kita, Gina Alaimo, Daryl Gor- don, Kristin Fuller, Janice Wiener. Second Row: Mrs. Frigo (advisor). Sue Guay, Chris Young, LoriAnn Neild, David Glenn, Wade Sum- mers, Karen Drouin, Samara Perdue. KATHY BUTTERWORTH VIEWS WITH trepidation a collection of folders and copy sheets, but no one else is worried. The staff knows she’ll make quick work of the disorganiza- tion. ► ▲ THE KEY TO A SUCCESSFUL ye book staff is teamwork. A coordinated fort is needed by copywriters, layout peoj and photographer. Here Heather Barber- Wade Summers, Karen Drouin, Da ' Glenn, Daryl Gordon and Kristin Ful view a completed two page spread. | SUE GUAY, HEATHER BARBARI A 5 CHRIS ’’OUNG take a break from de ' sion making. T ' ing to decide what pi i tures to include ani vhich to exclude 1 quires as much thought almost as dreami i up captions for underclass pictures ' eir first three years. It fell to ;.nice Wiener and Karen Drouin search for the individuality inong faculty members and to rganize these results into copy lid pictures. Meanwhile Kristin uller saw coaches, talked to layers, attended games and made II effort to make the sports pages I tribute to all who practiced long lid hard. Activities, a diverse sec- pn in itself was the combined effort of Heather Barberie and the whole staff. Attending club meetings, talking to club members and in general being constantly on the alert for club events occupied months of effort. Last but not least were the pictures and more pic- tures — thanks Wade — We couldn’t have done it without you, and of course layouts — Hi Dave! Good-Bye staff! 1 J ' f ’ ▲ Karen Drouin and Janice Weiner are busy completing “their” favorite chore — captions! Together they created among the most noteworthy to be found in Traces ’87. ▲ WADE SUMMERS IS NOT rolling his eyes for an “Un- cle Sam Wants You!” poster. This is a typical expression in response to “Mrs. Frigo wants what!” 137 Reaping the Profits The Banking and Investment Club’s daily ritual is likely to be examining stock values and char- ting the stock market’s progress. The members included Mr. Batista’s sixth period banking and investments students. The club, a non-profit organiza- tion, held fundraisers and used the money earned to invest in stocks through an investment firm. Although Mr. Batista said dif- ficulties had arisen in finding a broker he was optimistic about the future. Banking and Investing , -Vj STEVE CLOUTIER STANDS, during banking and investments, to get his classmates’ attention and to emphasize his point. V WITH A CHILLING STARE, senior Ben Wiener is able to accumulate money through wise investments and instinct. ► A BANKING AND INVESTMENTS: First Row: Karen Gabbert, Chris Melquist, Lenny Reyes, Rick Barrows, Troy Sivak. cond Row: Mike Baker, Bob Webb, Josh Doup, Mike Beaulieu, Ben Wiener. I. REPRESENTING ITALY are Dennis ifleeson and Alan Rubacha. Kim Risley and tarbara Gilly peer over their shoulders. Model United Nations This years Model U.N. group was large (20), active and in- volved. Fermi, representing Chile, Italy, and Algeria, was one of approximately thirty-five schools at the Model U.N. ses- sions the last weekend in February. The student representatives met and questioned the real U.N. representatives from Algeria and Chile. Our representative John Stroiney, went to a leadership training session in Hartford to prepare him for to rappateur at the Political Committee. But when the Model U.N. convened on Friday, January thirtieth, the chairperson was absent and John was suddenly Chairman of a very lively, argumentative group of over one hundred students. He came through beautifully! Of the four resolutions that our representatives wrote, two were passed by the delegates of their committee. A SPEAKING FOR HIS RESOLUTION at the microphone is Dan Broderick. He is sup- ported by Steve Smith and Chairman, John Stroiney. ◄ MODEL UNITED NATIONS: First row: Nancey Keegan, Hege Karlsen, John Stroiney, Chris Seedorf, Marcel Rey, Chris LaRusso Second row: Katie Austin, Sharon Butterworth, Dennis Gleeson, Mindy Grygiel, Dan Broderick, Robert Kraiza, Steve Smith, Mrs. Heye 139 Physics Club The Physics Club, which met after school every Thursday, tried to follow the ways of Sir Isaac Newton, the Father of Physics. During their escapades, the group of future Einsteins ex- perimented with different laws of the universe, appropriately called Newton’s laws of physics. They accelerated to find velocities, electrified to find currents, and forced to find weights of objects. Throughout the year, the Physics Club learned many things that were expanded from their daily lessons. Even though the group worked hard to learn new ideas, they had fun at the same time. It was exciting to learn how the laws of physics were applied to everyday life but not too many people learn why the world works the way it does. ■ MARCEL REY OF THE PHYSICS CHI, ' attempts to break the U.S. tennis ball swal - ' ing record. However, he missed the recor jiy one after devouring four balls. ▼ 1 ▲ PHYSICS CLUB: First row: Richard Stroiney, Stacy McCann, Scott Leonard, Michael Eddy. Second row: John Kane, Kevin Shanahan, Dave Houle, John Guillemette, Mr. DePino. Missing: Christopher Ewing, Scott Malin, John Sheridan, Marcel Rey, Charles Aldo. (Above right) DURING ONE OF THEIR experiments, the physics club attempts to find the minimum volume of the group. A A PHYSICS CLUB MEMBER is forc- ed to play the guinea pig in a re- enactment of William Tell. ► 140 I Fine Arts Club The newest club to enter Enrico Fermi’s ex- tracurricular activity scene was the Fine Arts Club. Founded by the advisor Mr. Sweet in the Fall of 1986, the Fine Arts Club provided students the op- portunity to appreciate various types of cultural entertainment. Members of the club, as well as in- terested students and teachers, were given the chance to attend plays, musicals, films and exhibits in both Connecticut and Massachusetts. At every meeting, members discussed and voted on which activity to view next. Among the most memorable plays seen was “Progress,” a contemporary com- edy about the relationships between men and women. DURING A FINE ARTS MEETING, seniors Hege Karlsen and Christine Seedorff take a break to compare sneaker sizes after lear- ning that truly cultured women have small feet. ▼ CO-PRESIDENTS KRISTEN IZA, Sharon Butterworth and .auri Dursza show various reactions pon learning the ticket price for the up- oming play. INE ARTS CLUB: First Row: Lauri )ursza, Kristen Kraiza. Second Row: e Pillitteri, Sharon Butterworth, Kim bsley, Kim Linonis, Mr. Sweet ► DISTRIBUTIVE EDUCATION CLUB: First Row: Susan Aire, Saverio Rosato, Michele Ravenola, Melissa Munson, Ellen Chrissas. Second Row: John Fisher, Bob Spanswick, Lynn Chickosky, Adrienne Lusardi, Denise Bourbeau, Becky Perdue, Maureen Curtiss, Sherri Ciak, Lewis Crabtree. Third Row: Kerry Provencher, Paul Finley, Scott Daigle, Josephine Bacile, Denise Banning, Sheila Peck, Deborah Jackson, Melissa Bowen, Beth Kindseth, Lisa Kasperan, Christin Lang, Troy Wingen, Instructor: Gerald Boucher, Fourth Row: Melanie Herlihy, Maria Bacile, Cindy Constantine, Amy Brown, Lynn Moran, Nicola Price, Claudine Romano, Kara Raffia, Tammy Proulx, Jill Moryto, Tammy Ouellette. A DEC A OFFICERS: Susan Arre, Treasurer; Michelle Ravenola, Vice President; Ellen Chrissos, President; Melissa Munson, Secretary; Saverio Rosato, Historian. DRESSED IN ATTIRE FITTING any very formal occa- sion, proms or weddings, are Savario Rosato and Scott Daigle. Scott even managed to wear a boutonniere. ► D istributive Education Clubs of America Excellence in Merchandising The world of marketing educa- tion was well represented in 1986- 1987 by Fermi’s Distributive Education Club. Responsible for the management of the school store as well as representing Fermi and the state and national level, DECA members had a year filled with activity. A fall candy sale, senior class tee-shirt sale and several flower sales wer held to raise money. From the proceeds, DECA funded its annual Installation Banquet for incoming juniors. In November several members organized and ran a senior class fashion show, a highlight of the winter season fc ' all members of the student body. In January, Fermi wa represented at the District Caret ' Development Conference. Elle Chrissas, Melissa Munson, Ba bara Gilly, Maria Bacile, Bet Kindseth, Christain Lang, Kai ' Raffia, Laurissa Stebbins an Kristin Quimby all receive) awards for their efforts. In Marc ' several of these members attende the 35th Annual Connectici Career Development Conferem ' at the Sheridan Center in Wate bury. Here they participated i events relating to marketing an y 142 V r rchandising. In addition Michelle Fvenola, Susan Arre and Savero F,sato represented Fermi as voting D egates at the state conference. Dnce again the year climaxed with t ' ‘ Employee Appreciation Banquet. I re students were recognized for the e orts made at their work stations. It V s a busy year and a productive one, ‘iwhich all DECA participants could I proud. t VING DINNER AT DECA’S Annual In- s lation banquet are Susan Arre, Melissa nson, Michele Ravenola and Ellen Cl issos. ► ◄ THE DECA FASHION SHOW offered displays of attire from the very formal to the very casual. Mike Anderson escorts Michele Ravenola down the runway model- ing what every senior will wear to the senior prom. IN CONTRAST, JOHN FISHER hangs loose in Jams and tee. This attire is of course very appropriate for Florida. T Fermi Bowling League The Fermi High Bowling League for 1986-87 was composed of ten two-person teams. Bowling was done in two rounds from September through March at Shaker Bowl in East Longmeadow. After a highly competitive season, Rich Stroiney and Todd Michael were on the Round I championship team. Other excellent Round I achievements included: Todd Michael — League High Average — 139, Michelle Pfenninger — Triple High Scratch series — 495, Rich Stroiney — High Scratch Game — 1 89. ONE OF THE FEW female bowlers in the Fermi Bowling League, Cindy Langhorne finishes her follow-through. ► A ENRICH FERMI BOWLING LEAGUE: First Row: Todd Michael, Dave Stroiney, Ed McMahon, and Jim Stroiney. Second row: Mrs. Shea (ad- visor) Rich Stroiney, Dave Houle, Rob Keeler, Jim Duff, Michelle Pfenniger, and Cindy Langhorne. Missing: Steve Higley, Dennis White, Alan Rubacha, Kirk Risley, Sean Sweeney, Eric Eisnor, Scott Langhorne, Chris Bronson, Mike Albert, and Rob Cote. Additional Advisors: Mrs. DeVylder, Mr. Gahm, and Mr. Laudato. JIM STROINEY AND RICH STROINERY wind up to release the bowling ball. Rich displays the con- centration that enables him to con- sistently bowl high scores. ► A TODD MICHAEL SHOWS excellj form. Hopefully it will pay dividends ; attempts a difficult spare. Weekly bowij was very competitive and members of | league took all their strings seriously. n y ! I German Club he German Club was made up of lents with an appreciation for man culture and the German i ' uage. The members learned ut the country through films, ;otapes, and records. This club headed by Mr. Wood, a teacher 1 jerman. Some of the members i iued their interest by taking Ger- n as a foreign language. ◄ JEFF RUGGIERO INTENTLY studies his German book. He does not have a clue of what everyone else is saying. A CHRIS CHESHUL is about to engage a neighboring student in intense German dialogue. A (left) THERESA BUSS WONDERS which is the best route to take on a backpacking trip through Germany. ◄ GERMAN CLUB: First row: Dennis Nash, Mark Rondeau, Traci Momberg, Greg Dumeny. Second row: Meegan Quagliaroli, Jennifer Mikullitz, Heather Williams, Kim Risley, Chris Cheshul, Jeff Ruggiero, Mr. Lawrence A. Wood. 1 145 TOO MANY COOKS SPOIL THE SOUP, so they say, but not in this kitchen. Brent Dietz, Dave Koszma, Dave Lizot and Gary Chappell work well together in preparing lunch and breakfast for Cafe Rendezvous. ► A PREPARING FOR A BIG BANQUET is hard work and very time consuming for everyone. Resting away from the action are Johanna Vendetta and Jose Navarro. A HOME ECONOMIC RELATED OCCUPATIONS: First Row: Don D’agostino, Steve Sullivan, Mike Linger, Mike Daglio. Second Row: Bi I Dietz, Kelly McCarthy, Johanna Vendetta, Tom Landry, Cornell Brown, Cathy Dus • Third Row: Linda Barnett, Kerry Provencher, Sue Arre, Dave Lizotte, Tammy Chare . Sandy Kroll, Kristine Baj, Terry Labianca, Dennis Morin, Glen Galbraith. 146 V Home Economic I Related Occupations Food for Thought “For your potato would you prefer baked, au gratin or French fries?” “How would you like your steak cooked?” “Table ten needs water!” The sounds of a busy restaurant? Yes and no. These are the sounds of student managed Cafe Rendezvous. “Good food, good cooking, good eating” could easily be the motto of Home Economic Related Occupa- tions. Members of this club enrolled in the Food Service program have had the opportunity, through Cafe Rendezvous, Muncheonette and numerous other catered banquets, to participate and experience all phases of the food industry excluding buy- ing, preparing and serving. Along with their outstanding school based programs, this year’s Food Service members catered the Homecoming breakfast, a Santa’s brunch for tots and a Christmas brunch for the elderly. They also hosted two in- novative pizza parties; one for automotives and another for chorus. As in the past, they cooked and serv- ed at the DECA and FBLA installa- tions and the Student Faculty Senate Breakfast. Outstanding contributors to this year’s program include Dave Koszma, Michael LeClaire and Dave Lezat. All three represented HERO at the Winterfest at town hall. Their dedication and hard work before, during and after events helped make this year’s program a success. A “BETTY WANTS THEM DONE NOW?! ‘Mike, I thought you said they had to be done later’.” “Oops!, I guess I forgot.” “Relax, I’ll do them.” ◄ FUN AND GAMES IS also part of Cafe Rendezvous. Here our mascot “Fast Eddie” is overtaken by Gary Chappell and Mike Bedaro. 147 Triathlon Trial of Endurance The Farmington Valley Triathlon is a challenge some Fermi Students have set for themselves. Members of the Triathlon Club started training, for the race on June 28, on March 1. The race consists of a Vi mile swim, a 25 mile bike ride, and a 6.2 mile run. During training Mr. Garvey, the advisor, said they ran an average of 28 miles, swam up to 3 miles, and hiked 200 miles a week. Some members save up spring sports in order to train for the triathlon with the club. It was the first year Mr. Garvey organized this club and also the first race for most of the members. JOE AMSTER DREAMS OF Spring and g ting outdoors to prepare for the June triathlon. T A ALAN RUBACHA TRIES to create a wonder drug to make him the best triathlete ever. A (right) “HOW AM I GOING TO FIND time to train. I’ve got physics homework!” says Erin Mackie. TRIATHLON CLUB: First Row: Jim Plato, Mike Shaw, Glen Galbraith, Rob Krochmal, Bill Egan, Laura Hoinoski, Mr. Garvey (advisor) Second Row: Molly Mackie, Laurie McNamara, Mike McNulty, Pam Bonin, Joe Amster, Erin Mackie ► 1 Ski Club I Fantastic Fridays ; For the one-hundred and thirty lembers of the Fermi Ski Club, his past season was a paradise, jlut these skiers not only enjoy le beautiful landscape and the xcitement of the sport, but they Iso enjoy the equipment repair nd ski-tune workshops that they ake part in. The Ski Club also Ians day trips to Vermont Ski reas. For those just starting. lessons and recreational ski pro- grams are available at Berkshire East. Some of the most missed senior skiers will be Rod Lewis, Scott Shelton, and Jason Race. Overall, the Fermi Ski Club had a great season. SCOTT SHELTON EXCLAIMS, “Fri- day at last!” He and Allison Fuller are off to the slopes to take advantage of the heavy snow which fell this winter. ► A READY TO CONQUER the slopes on a chilly, below- freezing evening are Scott Shelton, Jason Race, Pete Smith, Tom Smith, Allison Fuller and Rod Lewis. ◄ FOR SOME, THE FORTY MINUTE bus ride to the slopes was endless. Don Friday, Shannon Fleming, Steve Slade and Gavin Daly passed the time entertaining their fellow skiers by making amusing little faces. State Legislative Internship Program The State Legislative Internship Program has been in existence for four years. The students intern one day a week for a State Represei tative thereby learning about th Connecticut legislative procej with hands-on experience. The it terns are expected to do researcl to answer phones, to respond t constituent problems, and to G clerical work for their Stal Representative. Though the n quired length of time at the capiu is only two hours, some intern donated extra time to complet projects begun under the program STATE LEGISLATIVE INTERNSHIP: Louise LeDuc, Sharon Csekovsky, Kellie Army, April Silva, Rosanne Leahy ► A STANDING BEHIND THE GOVER- NOR’S chair, Kellie Army appears right at home. Becoming a future governor may not be an unrealistic goal as she is planning on studying political science. SHARON CSEKOVSKY AND APRIL SILVA take a break from their duties at the capitol to relax in the legislative lounge. ► A IMITATING JIM McMAHON. Chicago Bears football star 1986, is freshman Wayne Cowell (headband and all). PALS BILL LEE AND ED DILORETO give the junior battle cry at Fermi’s first pep rally of the season. ► Fall Sports In 1986 Fall sports at Fermi were laced with victories, sur- prises, suspense and disappoint- ments. Indeed this year’s Falcons’ football squad thrilled all spectators as they led Fermi to its first winning season. As in the past, the Varsity Field Hockey team earned the privilege of representing us at state tournament level. After losing its star line-up. Girls’ Volleyball made a sensational effort, unified into a winning team and demonstrated to all the results of practice and motivation. This season Girls’ Swim team qualified for many major state events, bringing home victories to Fermi. Not to be outdone, the Boys’ Cross Country team, rumored to be in a novice year, went on to All-States. Even Girls’ track had its share of winning events. ◄ LESLIE FIGURA IS caught in mid stride as she attempts to intercept a pass. CONGRATULATING EACH other on a good match are Trevor Sparks and Marc Gunther. ▼ 152 In all, it was a good season of which Fermi could be proud. Outstanding individual contributors in Fall events were named “Most Valuable Players.” Many aspired to this honor and all who worked hard deserve a round of applause. Cross Country: Rob Cote Football: Mike McNulty Bob Vranich Ken Mahon Soccer: Mike Connors Darcy Hunt Field Hockey: Sue Mercik Leslie Figura Volleyball: Heather McCain Tammy Blier Girls’ Swimming: Kristine Harger Tina LaTraverse Cara Della Guistina Sheila Borski ▲ GRITTING HIS TEETH Greg Mips changes direction in mid stride in an attempt to intercept the approaching soccer ball. ◄ SMIRKS, LAUGHS AND GOOD TIMES are always in order at any Fermi sporting event. Karl Golden and Wayne Braswell seem to be having a great time. ◄DURING A BREAK in the torrential downpour, the Fer- mi cheerleaders smile as they cheer the Falcons to victory. 153 V arsity Football A Year of Victory Fermi’s Varsity Football team enjoyed one of its finest seasons. They possessed a fine 6-3-1 record; the Falcon’s first winning cam- paign since 1977. With wins over Rockville and crosstown rival, En- field High, the team also set a school record for most wins in a season. The Falcons have been a vf i exciting team to follow this p; year. Even in defeat they play tough to the very end. It is r unrealistic to think that Fen might have sported a perfect E record. A disappointing 28-24 k ' to the first place South Windsor ' last-minute setback at the hands East Hartford (tied for first plao and a tough tie with rugg ' Southington were only three of t mere four blemishes on the slate. A A PENSIVE MIKE ANDERSON sits out a play. On his face is a mixture of vaseline and charcoal used to reduce the glare of the sun. A (right) MIKE BEDARD AND Dan Hart join in an attempt to block the opposing team before they make a first down. THE HELMET IS THE MOST vital piece of equipment in a game of football. It protects the head from impact. ► ■HI 154 I ■ I Great leadership was provided by Tri- laptains Mike Ludwick, John Butala, and pm Smith. Fermi also received positive jtntributions from Seniors Jason Race, ithn Pitti, Frank Zampino, Rich Green, use Navarro, Mike Anderson, Bob Healy, ihris Silver, Brian Jones, Mike Bedard, Ed mith, Don Friday, Rod Lewis, and Mike . cNulty. The Fermi Falcons of 1986 were ilented, competitive, and most impor- mtly first class people. — Coach Mayo MIKE MCNULTY RAISES his arms in victory, signifying that our football team has, yet again, snagged another victory. John Butala follows close behind and shares in the enthusiasm. T ' senior bob healy cools off with ilrink of water while carefully concen- I ' ting on the game in progress. ' iRSm FOOTBALL TEAM — First w: Jose Nawaro, John Butala, Tom [! nth, Mike Ludwick, Mike McNulty, h ris Silver. Second Row: Coach Greg !l chy. Bob Healy, Rod Lewis, John Pit- Ed Smith, Brian Jones, Rich Green, ank Zampino, Jason Race, Mike dard, Coach Bill Currie. Third Row: ' ach Chris Lemay, Mark Kasperan, Heller, Bill Petrone, Steve Poulin, in Friday, Mike Garrity, Ron jithrow. Head Coach John Mayo, lurth Row: Manager Dave McClure, jiane Sanders, Glenn Malenfant, Sean J:zesiul, Paul Woodbury, Keith iminos, Dave Ludwick. Fifth Row: Imager Darren Reardon, Mike Ander- M, Scott Nozik, Dave Walsh, Chip Iffargue, Nigel Daly, Matt Callahan. I ;th Row: Mark Beiler, Bob Vranich, I I Monahan, Dan Hart, Bill Foote, lerTimion. ► 155 Varsity Field Hockey Class L Semi-Finalists at States The field hockey program con- tinued along the path of excellence this year. Beginning in August and ending in mid-November, in- dividuals on each of three teams continually sought to improve their skills while also working to increase the level of the team ▲ VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY — First Row: Beth Nohmy, Sue Mercik, Jennifer Blaser. Second Row: Heather Barberie, Paula Hansen, Jen O’Konis, Wendy Pawlyshyn, Lori Currie, Kim Browne. Third Row: Miss Sullivan (coach), Kierstan Verrengia, Suzanne Bungartz, Theresa Buss, Sue Kearney, Jennifer Neville, Sarah Fleming, Leslie Figura, Kim Linonis (manager). Missing: Kate Kaiser. AFTER THE BALL IS passed to the right wing, Jennifer Blaser makes her move toward breaking through the protective defense. ► performance. The Varsity once again exten il its successful regular season (8-( ; second in C.C.C.-E.) with p - season play. For the second c - secutive year, the team advan i to the Class L Semi-Finals of e State Tournament, finishing highly successful season wit! a 10-1-5 record. A MOVE OVER CHEERLEADE ■! Forming their best mount the varsity f ii hockey team rouses competition not oyi on the field but also for the Fe ' i cheerleading squad. SENIORS SUE MERCIK, Jennifer Blaf. and Heather Barberie, rejoice after fi g the ball in the other team’s net. This w a common scene for Fermi’s high scoring ward line. ► y 156 The prevailing attitude of the pro- |iam is one of optimism for con- lued success for the future. I know ■ie returning players join me in tanking the seniors for some very liecial memories — know that we 1 11 miss you all, but we wish you iiuch success. — Miss Sullivan ▲ AFTER STEALING THE BALL from the opposing team’s offensive line, Lori Currie rushes up to pass it to her forward line. A GOALIE THERESA BUSS and full back, Beth Nohmy intensely await the approaching team, determined to protect the Fermi net. 157 VARSITY SOCCER — First row: Neil Roeder, Paul Smith, Eric Kaplan; Second Row: Mike Daglio, Mike Eddy, Mike Dobrzycki, Alan Jansujwicz, JefT Cawle, Pasi Rajala, Mike Reynolds, Scott Shelton; Third Row: Mr. Batista (coach), Deven Camara, John Bromage, Anthony Romano, Steve Cybulski, Mike Connors, Ron Chawlick, Ron Proux, Joe Dealba, Jim Russell, Jason Criscitelli, Mr. Russell. ► A ALTHOUGH MIKE DOBRZYCKI’S determination to get the ball winds up in a downfall, his teammates recover. SENIOR MIKE EDDY warms up before a game by skillfully drib- bling down the field. ► WHILE TEAM MEMBERS wait for further instructions from Coach Batista, Alan Jansujwicz demonstrates how to sit and balance himself on a soccer ball. ▼ Boys’ V arsity Soccer A Spirited Team The 1986 Fermi High So ccer Team did not have a monumental record. Although our record did improve from last year, finishing at one win, eleven losses, and two ties is nothing to brag about. The team’s attitude and competitive- ness on the field are certainly i:t reflected in this record. This ye s club was one of the most spiri i in the school history. Our goalil, both seniors, Mike Daglio a l Scott Shelton were equally det - mined at their task, and there v 1 be a big void in the net area n t year. As for the other seniors, th t; were Anthony Romano, J i Russell, and Mike Eddie each w i ◄ THROUGHOUT THE YEAR, goalies Mike Daglio and Scolt Shelton took turns protecting the varsity net. Securely clut- ching the ball, Scott Shelton makes one of his many valuable saves. THE INTENSITY OF A Fermi Enfield High soccer game brought out the best in every player. Here, Paul Smith’s effort is quite obvious by the strain on his face as he heads the ball. ▼ fantastic season. Co-captain Eric j,aplan came back after breaking lis nose and was a strong forward. (Qually strong was Ron Proux, by iir the most aggressive player on ;ie team. Co-captain Paul Smith and “Big “on” Chwalek were the main , rives in the midfield this year, nd Steve Cybulski puttered I ' ound the field, putting to use his lunderous left foot. This year’s starting fullback line was one of the best in the league. At right fullback Allan Jarsujwicz, at left fullback — Deven Camara, and center fullback — Mike Dobryzki. Also to be congratulated are team M.V.P. Mike Connors and Pasi Rajald — a foreign exchange stu- dent from Finland. Both players added much to the ranks of the Fermi Boys’ Soccer team. V : - . A hi 159 W ITH FANCY LEGW ' ORK, Laura Levin- thal, a senior, bounces the ball off her knee. With the exception of the goalie, players may not handle the ball but pass using their feet, legs or head. ► Girl’s V arsity Soccer MELISSA CYBULSKI, A SOPHOMORE ON the girls’ junior varsity team, reverses her direction as an offensive drive is thwarted. ▼ Captain Goes to States This season, the Girls’ Soccer team vas hard-working, aggressive, and jspecially team-spirited. This at- itude continued throughout the season, despite playing in a division vith more experienced teams. The season began w ith a victory over south Windsor, 3-2. Senior co- :aptain Sara Levinthal became the team’s high scorer and earned a posi- tion on the CCC East All League Team. Other seniors (who will be sincerely missed next year) are Kris Bennett, Collette Normandin, and Kerri Lawnsby. The efforts of the en- tire team, especially junior co-captain Katie LeBlanc, goalies Darcy Hunt and Tricia Neild, should be applauded. A (above left) WITH FIERCE DETER- MINATION Junior Katie Lablanc passes the ball across the field to a teammate. A KERRY LAWNSBY, A SENIOR on the girls’ varsit) ' soccer team, wins the ball from a South Windsor player and once more sends it down the field in an attempt to score a goal. ◄ GIRLS’ VARSITY SOCCER — First row: Sara Levinthal, Darcy Hunt, Tricia Neild, Katie Lablanc. Second row: Michelle Dubian, Jackie Kido, Missy Cybulski, Lara Becker, Katie Campbell, Sara Grizzle, Jan- nette Fontaine Third row:Isabelle Agostinho, Collette Normandin, Julie Denigris, Kristen Bennett, Jen Wojack, Kerri Lawnsby, Jocelyn Race, Coach Gene Chapman 161 Varsity Volleyball Novice Team Goes to States The Fermi Volleyball team came to pratice this past August with one returning varsity player, senior Heather McCain, and seven girls from the 1985 J.V. group which had a record of 18-0. We also had the memory of a 16-2 CCC East Champion League Ban- ner for two years, and another o; from the state of Connecticut’s Division. At the beginning of the seas our team climbed Mt. Everest ' . After losing the first three gar 5 we began to pull together a: ' i team. We won, we lost, we won, lost, and so on until the evening f the big game. Fermi had an ■ broken record of beating our to ' 1 rival, Enfield High, and we still ! Again we beat Enfield, this ti ; A AFTER A TREMENDOUS amount of improvement over the past three years. Senior Lynn Moran exhibits a solid varsity quality forearm pass. JENNIFER SMITH IS HEADED for a perfect Volleyball pan- cake to keep that tachycardia ball alive. ► A SOPHOMORE TAMMY BLIER sometimes exhibits mod dance techniques on the volleyball court. 162 A (t I fi ithholding them from the State f iournament and putting Fermi in |ie states for the fifth straight year in H row. U This year we graduate five out of Me six starting players and hope that I ' e will be able to replace them with iris who will also strive so that ermi’s Girl Volleyball can remain ,ne of the best. Kathleen D. Carbone Varsity Coach SENIOR CO-CAPTAIN HEATHER McCain will attempt to set the ball to hitter senior Lynn Moran, eventually, a scoring spike will end a rally. ▼ SENIOR CO-CAPTAIN BRENDA amer’s powerful wind-up put the ball to play with a smashing serve. XRSITY VOLLEYBALL — First row: ko Koboyashi, Heather McCain (co- pt.), Brenda Cramer (co-capt.), ikako Tsuruta. Second row: Miss Car- ne, Kristen Anderson, Allison Fuller, nn Moran, Karen Anderson, Jennifer lith, Kathy Wright. ► 163 Boys’ Cross Country A Season for Winning All the running books are saying that the running boom of the 70’s is over. Not so at Fermi High. This year, eighteen runners came out for the team; a record turnout, and ▲ BOYS’ CROSS COUNTRY — First row: Marc Gunther, Dan Tiegen, Rob Cote, Rich Stroiney, Trevor Sparks. Second row: David Baker, Mark Sibella, Alan Rubacha, Rob Blainy. Third row: Rob Krochmal, Mike Decker, Mike Cian- farani, Ed Storey, Jason Krajc, Coach Ryczek. ROBERT BLANEY PACES himself as he runs through Powder Hollow. At this point, the cross country course returns the runners to Fermi. ► A TAKING THE LEAD in the Boys’ C s Country meet against cross-town rival, - field High, are juniors Rob Cote and A n Rubacha and junior Ed Storey. . BEFORE THE RACE, members of team sit in a somber mood, contemplafl their strategies for the upcoming race. Nd races are planned in advance. ► eighteen runners completed Ip season. Not knowing what we h ;, I predicted that a good seas , with so many rookies, would p - duce two wins. The team pro ' l l me wrong by winning six and ‘ ' :- ing eight. Our captains provided excell t 164 I dership (Dan, Rob, and Trevor), [ d our two seniors, Dan and Rich, ' 11 be missed. Next year’s team )omises to improve if we all 1 -nember — “pizza makes you run »|;ter, especially when you beat En- id High.” Coach Gene Ryczek A STRETCHING BEFORE A cross country meet is impor- tant. Allen Rubacha prevents his muscles from becoming so tense that they cramp and interfere with his performance in the race. A MARK SIBELLA, DAN TEIGEN, AND RICH STROINEY take a quick run to relax themselves before the race. 165 AS ANTICIPATION BUILDS, the girls of Fermi and of Enfield High Cross Country teams huddle at the starting point of the race. ► WHETHER IT’S BEFORE a meet, or at prac- tice, the Girls’ Cross Country coach, JoAnne Cardell, feels it’s important to offer advice and a few pointers to all the girls. ▼ WITH A SUBSTANTIAL lead in a meet against Enfield High, sophomore Leslie Donor shows good form and controlled breathing. ► GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY — First row: Juliet Ceresky, Alison Johnson, Kristen Versteeg, Danielle Frodyma. Second row: Kristen Kraiza, Samara Perdue, Laurie McNamara, Leslie Donor, Coach Cardell. T Girls’ Cross Country The Thrill i of Running The Fermi Girls’ Cross Coun| ' team returned this fall with two n ' members and the desire to w . Although the team got off to a sli ' start, they did get to experience i|: thrill of victory. They had some s,- backs with injuries to key runners 1,1 these spirited girls didn’t give ij- 166 ◄ AS THEY RUN THROUGH a wooded section of the course, Laurie McNamara of Fermi is being followed closely by a member of the Enfield High Cross Country team. THE FACE OF JULIET CERESKY shows the effort required to complete a cross country race. Frequently, courses exceed two and a half miles over hilly terrain and pacing the races is vital for a smooth finish. ▼ went on to make what started T as a discouraging season into a inning one, with victories against ast Windsor and cross-town rival High. Members of the Girls’ Cross Coun- ty team feel their performance im- i Oved as the season progressed. l ' ith coaching, they learned to con- i|ol their pace and their breathing. J bove all they learned to keep striv- ' g despite the obstacles. 167 Girls’ Swimming Fermi Record Breakers The 1986 Girls’ Swimming Team’s success was due mainly to the efforts of the four senior cap- tains — Sheila Borski, Cara DellaGuistina, Kristine Harger, and Tina Latraverse. The captains broke the school record in the 4 ' i yard Freestyle Relay with a time i 4:15:00, a record which may Uij for a long time. All four girls raiii very high on our all time reco j list — Sheila [1st — 50 | Freestyle; 3rd — 100 yj backstroke; 5th 100 yd. Freestyli j Cara [4th — 200 yd. Freesty i 2nd — 200 yd. Individual Medle i 3rd — 100 yd. Freestyle; 3rd - 500 yd. Freestyle; 2nd — 100 y GIRLS’ SWIMMING — First Row: Cristine Seedorff, Captain Kristine Harger, Captain Cara DellaGuistina, Captain Sheila Borski, Captain Tina Latraverse, Karen Beaudi , Laura Hoinoski. Second Row: Coach Robert Lengyel, Tricia Corto, Monica Mora, Chantel Cox, Pam Bonin, Heidi Vanderheiden, Marci Spencer, Mary Spencer, Lee Pillitteri, April Silva, Gordon Murphy mgr., Joe Amster mgr. Third Row: Coach Ken Lessard, Alan Grenier mgr., Melanie Goodman, Kim Mahon, Polly Pillitteri, Eileen McNeil, Kim Tail, Dawn Zampino, Cristina Rice, Dawn Rainville. APAM BONIN EXECUTES a back somersault during a meet against cross town rival Enfield High School. A SENIOR CAPTAIN Sheila Borski demonstrates winning form in the backstroke competition. 168 eaststroke], Kristine [2nd — 500 . Freestyle], Tina [4th — 50 Yd. eestyle; 4th — 50 Yd. Freestyle; ti — 100 Yd. Freestyle]. The “Big Four” did an outstanding J3 of swimming and leading the ’86 Icons and left some times on the :l:ord board that future swimmers ' ll be hard pressed to surpass. Coach Bob Lengyel A JUNIOR LEE PILLITTERI promises to be Fermi’s star but- terfly stroke competitor next season. ◄ SEVERAL OF FERMI’S swimmers competed at the state championship. Cara DellaGuistina represented Fermi in the breaststroke events. SOPHOMORE KIM TAIT is another up and coming star on tlie Fermi swim team. ► A MAINTAINING PROPER form while diving requires concentration. Senior co- captain Tina Latraverse demonstrates winning form during a practice dive. 169 Winter Sports The chanting of cheerleaders . . . the thumping on the backboard . . . cheering of the crowds — shuffling of skates . . . crashing of boards — turbulence of the water . . . splashing of arms . . . kicking of feet — pounding of mats . . . grun- ting with exertion — all are part of winter sports at Fermi. When the outdoors was bleak, the gym, pool and rink dazzled with sports events and resounded with the cheers of spectators. Athletes practiced long and competed hard against area schools. A young boys’ swim team shone with the skills of Randy White and Joe Amster. State champion Jose Navarro pinned all challengers. Fermi’s hockey te ji hosted its first female, goalie Ji; Guay. Sue Mercik and Sheila B j-l ski lead their team while th r male counterparts, Ed Smith a(i Tony Romana, earned notori y for their skills on the coifl Through it all the cheerleadB continued to give their sparkl If and talented support. Tharv Tina, Karen, Kelly, Alicia, Weml Dawn, Andrea, Kim, Miche Lynette and Kim. Winter spoil? 1 987, a season that inspired pridll A FERMI’S VARSITY CHEERLEADERS once again demonstrate the form and skill that enables them to place first in state competition. A (right) TAREK PERDUE PREPARES to shoot at the basket in a game against Enfield High School. FERMI’S WINTER SPORTS events attracted bleachers full of cheering fans. Whether at a basketball game, swim meet, wrestl- ing match or hockey game, homemade signs of encouragement were held aloft. ► 170 ◄ BOBBY ORR WITH THE ASSISTANCE of John Pfeifer defends Fermi’s net against their opponent’s forward line. TIM WHITE PENSIVELY observes the meet in progress. Music in the pool relaxes most swimmers between events. ▼ A SUE MERCIK PREPARES FOR the breakaway as Fermi’s opponents gain the rebound. Girls’ basketball this winter was every bit as fast paced and exciting as the boys’ games and at- tracted record crowds. ONCE AGAIN THE FERMI Wrestling Team brought home the laurels time and time again. Scott Avery pins his op- ponent with a headlock to win his match. i i, 171 Boys’ Basketball Falcons Victorious Over Rivals Although the 1986-87 Varsity Boys’ Basketball Team was beset by a disappointing 6-14 record, the A BOYS’ VARSITY BASKET- BALL: First Row: Tony Romano, JeffHoude. Second Row: Jeff Radke, Ed Smith, Neil Roeder, Deven Camara, Michael Anderson, Brian Scaletta. Third Row: Laurissa Steb- bins, Mr. Pete Hoovey, Sue Giac- cone, Mark Polmatier, Tyler Ti- mion, Dan Baker, Bob Varnich, Steve Cybulski, Tammy Proulx, Kjm Heim, Mr. Phil Morton. HEAVILY GUARDED BY HIS opponents, Tyler Timion jumps clear and attempts a basket from the lane. His teammates jockey for re- bounding position. ► season culminated in one last ex citing victory over cross-towi : rival, Enfield High. Cramped inb’i a hot, stuffy corner, Fermi fan cheered, screamed, and chanted a ' i Fermi quickly took a six point leai " i in the first sixty seconds of th game. Through team effort as well a ’ the outstanding skills of co-captaii „ Tony Romano and teammates Er, Smith, Jeff Houde, and Tyler Ti= A AT CENTER COURT BRIA A SCALETTA wins the opening tip-c against Enfield to gain possession of tl ball for Fermi. ED SMITH LOOKS FOR AN OPENIN as he dribbles the ball at the three poi line. Ed was one of the mainstays of tf year’s Varsity team. ► H nion, this lead was maintained the ■ntire game. Tony Romano scored a vhopping twenty-two points out of he total tally of 77-5 1 . Throughout the game cheerleaders ind fans alike rained confetti and treamers on the court, stands, and ach other. Fermi spirit held fast as he Falcons celebrated their victory. ;D smith demonstrates the ball 1 andling which enabled the Falcon’s to twice efeat town rival, Enfield High. ► A TONY ROMANO SKYS for a rebound missing it by inches. ◄ POSITIONING HIMSELF UNDER the basket, Rob Vranich looks for a clear shot. To his right, Dan Baker sets himself up for the rebound. A JEFF RODKE DRIVES the lane and pulls up short as he bounds for a shot. VARSITY GIRLS BASKETBALL: First row: Sheila Borski, Sue Mercik Second row: Laura Hoinoski, Theresa Buss, Mellissa Cybulski, Sue Kearney, Kirsten Verinzia. Third row: Diane Derose, Lee Pillitteri, Jackie Kido, Leslie Donor. ► STANDING BEHIND THE FOUL LINE, Missy Cybulski, concentrates on the basket prior to shooting the ball. Free throws are undefended and thus easier to make. ▼ Girls’ Basketball Young Team Works Together As in all sports, basketball re- quires a sincere commitment of oneself to continually build upon skills and incorporate strategy into gameplay. Practice time is used to develop skills and timing, and to mold them together into team play. This year’s varsity basketb l team practiced diligently yet ' » youthful experience was obvicJ in game situations. Led by (,• captains Sheila Borski and Susi Mercik, six juniors, and thn: sophomores worked together ) develop a camaraderie of trust ail confidence in each other. T,; team’s skills improved with ea i game and an awareness of whal t takes to make a better ballpla}[r especially in the very competiti,: CCC-East League. X 174 The basketball season was long yet the idy Falcons never gave up. The team kperience was a mixture of shared ' notions: joy, hard work, sweat, con- ructive criticism, and fun. The basket- ill team looked to its players to con- •nue to develop their talents. Our best wishes to the graduating :niors. Coach Derose Coach Fisher ,JE MERCIK DRIVES THE LANE as she at- Tipts to set herself up for a shot or quick pass to eammate ◄ ATTEMPTING TO GAIN POSSES- SION of the ball at the opening jump is Sheila Borsky. Until the ball is tapped, the remaining piayers must stay outside the restraining circle. STANDING BETWEEN HER OPPO- NENT and the basket, Kierstan Verrengia attempts to prevent a clear shot at the basket. ▼ FERMI’S VARSITY CHEERLEADERS once again astound the fans and enliven the half time entertainment by executing their crowd stopping pyramid. ► AFTER COMPLETING A CHEER, Tina Parakilas takes a brief rest. The cheerleaders practice long and hard to perfect and coor- dinate their moves. ▼ icnoot V-I-C-T-O-R-Y, THAT’S THE cheerleader’s battle cry! For the third con- secutive year, Fermi’s varsity cheerleaders captured the grand championship at the an- nual International Cheerleading Founda- tion at the University of Connecticut in Storrs. During the four days spent at sum- mer camp, the cheerleaders sweated through exhausting hours of aerobic exer- cise and practice. Their commitment to ex- cellence yielded the coveted first place award. For co-captains Tina Parakilas and Karen Beaudry, an added vi ctory was achieved when they were chosen from among the 200 girls competing to be on the five-member elite squad. ► 176 y I Cheerleaders Fermis’ Squad Reflects the Changing Sport When cheerleading first began, e principal purpose was to entice e crowd to become involved in e game. Although the intention remains the same, cheerleading has taken on a new dimension, thus making today’s cheerleaders noticeably different. They possess a new style accented by human pyramids, sharp precise motions, dance routines, and gymnastic ability. Today cheerleading has evolved into a sport and both state and national competitions are held to award the achievements of various squads. At these events cheerleaders are judged on height and style of pyramids, clearness of words, and synchronization. Then executing a cheer, the motions must be sharp, causing an eye- opening effect. By comparing the past with modern cheerleaders, the change in style is readily apparent. Squads have advanced to become more athletic and precise, using clever techniques to entertain and in- teract with the fans. Although cheerleading has changed drastic- ally over the years, it still remains an essential part of a Saturday afternoon football game. — Tina Parakilas ▲ (left) CHEERLEADING IS NOT ALL GLAMOROUS, but despite the rain, Lanette Melquist, Kim Major and Karen Beaudry retain as much poise as possible and encourage the football teams to keep plugging. A (right) NOT ONLY DO THEY GET RAINED upon, but this year Fermi’s cheerleaders smiled in the snow. Kerry Pro- vencher and Andrea Tracey stand among the snow piles as they practice for their next cheer. VARSITY CHEERLEADERS; First row: Wendy Pace, Kim Okon, Tina Parakilas, Karen Beaudry, Lynette Mel- quist, Alicia Lacafta. Second row: Kim Ma- jors, Michelle Bruno, Dawn Angst, Andrea Tracy, Kerry Provencher, Mary Slattery ' 177 Ice Hockey Courage and Discipline Once again these young puckste i performed with true courage an ' discipline. While the wins were fe and the black disc did not always g ' our way, all players developed an in ' : proved bag of tricks. High School hockey history was si during this season with Sue Guay tei ) ding goal for Fermi. Her play con c bine rea kill n oise Th eaiJi ▲ IN POSSESSION OF THE PUCK, senior Mark Cooney looks up from the boards for an open man. SUE GUAY CHEERS ON HER TEAMMATES as she rests after a gruelling game against Suffield High. ► JUNIOR BOBBY ORR SPRAWLS ACROSS the ice in an at- tempt to cover up the puck and protect his net. ► 178 ' was fortunate to have Pasi Rayala, a Finnish exchange student. His play ' was a reflection of finely tuned skills and intelligence. In conclusion, let this team be remembered not merely for the wins and losses, but for the comradeship developed, the skills improved, and the fun had by all. ' Coach Miltz SENIOR PASI RAYALA DEMONSTRATES a perfect face-off pose in preparation for an oncoming battle for control of the puck. ▼ A CHRIS PELLEGRINI RAMS AN OPPONENT into the boards in an effort to regain the puck. I VARSITY HOCKEY TEAM: First Row: Chad Pomeroy, Pasi Rayala, Bobby Orr, Chris Pellegrini, Andy Perkins, Eric Kaplan, Sue Guay, Mark Pechulis, Mark Cooney. Second Row: Team Manager, Eileen jTeam Manager, Kristen Wohlenberg, Coach Rich Miltz, I Michael Bruno, Dan Letourneau, yPred Provencher, Scott Masamery, IHtohn Pfieffer, Aaron Cramer, Rick ' Gauvreau, Jeff Bemis, Marc Sevella, Ed Tomayo, Mike Butler, Ass. Coach Bob Polmatier, Team I Manager Laura Guay. ► 179 This year’s Fermi Wrestling Team accomplished more than any former wrestling team at Fer- mi. They completed their season with a 21-2 record and won their first league title (CCC EAST). Four members of the team placed in the State Opens: Jose Navarro became Fermi’s first two-time state open champion. He also, won the Class “L” twice. AWRESTLING: First row: Todd Gurry, Josh Doup, captain Mike Dobrzycki, captain Jose Navarro, Captain Don Friday, Mike Fisher. Second row: Coach Ben Aleks, Dave Rullo, Bob Turgeon, Dave Rancourt, Glen Galbraith, Steve Harding, Ken Daglio, Mark Beiler, Coach Jim Olson. Third row: Manager Sara Levinthal, Chris LaRusso, Chip Lewandowski, Mike Borski, Steve Young, Keith Nigen, John Curran, Scott Avery, Glen Fisher, Bob Smith, Mike Avery, Dan Berry, Manager Jennifer Murphy. Mike Dobrzycki was second ji the State opens and second ji Class “L.” i Glen Galbraith was third in t State opens and third in Class “L ! Don Friday was fourth in t ;; State opens and second in Ch|; “L.” Ken Daglio was third in t ' - Class “L.” Steve Harding was sixth in t : t- A JOSE NAVARRO, FERMI’S TI CAPTAIN and Connecticut State Cha pion congratulates Ken Daglio on his win AS THE REFEREE CAREFULI OBSERVES the action, Don Friday pi his opponent with a reverse half-nelson. ' A IN AN ATTEMPT TO BREAK his man down, Steve Harding picks up the ankle of his opponent. Class “L.” And to top it, Jose Navarro, Mike Dobrzyeki, and Glen Galbraith also qualified for the New England High School Championships. A season Fermi can be proud of and one that will be remembered for years to come. EXERTING ALL HIS STRENGTH AND skills, tri-captain Don Friday attempts to pin his man. A AS THEY SLOWLY CIRCLE EACH OTHER, Todd Gurry sets up his opponent for a takedown. ◄ GLEN GALBRAITH, IN THE TOP POSITION, con- trols his opponent. J A HEAVYWEIGHT MARK BEILER IS IN the top posi- tion as he attempts to put a half-nelson on his opponent. 181 BOYS’ SWIM TEAM: First Row: David Trumbie, Captain Joe Amster, Bob Krochmal, Mike Shaw, Dan Phelps, Kevin Kita, Mike Decker. Second Row: Manager Marci Spencer, Manager Mona Ramondet- ta, Richard Mahalik, Dan Frenette, Matt Villani, Chris Tetro, A1 Grenier, Gordon Murphy, Manager Julie Denegris, Coach Bob Lengyel. Third Row: Coach Ken Lessard, Manager Susan Ramondetta, Sean O’Neil, Sean Knibloe, Tim White, Randy White, Jim White, A1 Rubacha. MIKE SHAW, GORDON MURPHY AND JOE AMSTER check the line-up prior to a meet. This tells them who is swimming in each of the up-coming events. ▼ BOYS’ SWIMMING Young Team Makes Good The young Falcon swimmers, led by MVP, Junior Captain Joe Amster, worked hard to establish their 4 win 10 loss record. There were many meets that could ha gone either way, and with only Jii White and A1 Levin graduatir this year, the 1987 1988 swin team could enjoy a winnir season. Junior diver Randy White ha an outstanding year, losing on once. He made a strong effort ari finished second in the CIAC “L state championships, ninth in tl state open championships, an was selected on the All CCC Ea team. 182 Freshman Matt Villani was a welcome addition to Fermi this year. Matt qualified for the state class “L” ' rials in the 200 yard freestyle 200 I ' ard individual medley, 50 yard reestyle, and the 1 00 yard freestyle. Again, with returning swimmers jiext year the swim team should do Veil. Coach Lengyel RESHMAN matt VALLANI who com- etes in freestyle also went to the states this ' :ason. Matt will certainly be a mainstay of the ;am for years to come. ► ◄ RANDY WHITE COMPLETES A front jack-knife. Coach Lyngel judges him to be among the top ten divers in the state and among the top three in the L division. JUNIOR CO-CAPTAIN JOE AMSTER competed in the butterfly stroke in state competition. Here he is seen putting in lane dividers prior to a meet. ▼ 183 I Junior i ▲ JUNIOR VARSITY SOCCER: First row: David Drouin, Ken Daglio (captain), Keith Zawistowski (captain), Greg Mips. Second row: Greg Johnson, Gary DiBattista, Scott Gordon, Brian Schwartz, Dane Steele, Keith Ouellette, Steve Miczak, Chuck Redin. Third row: Lisa Collins, Allison Finnegan, Andy Croteau, Mark Ericson, Bill Burke, Jeff Bemis, Tarek Perdue, John Pohorylo, Kevin Kearney, Paul Ericson, Mr. Joly. Missing: Scott Qualls, Kevin Qualls, Chuck Sancinito. A JUNIOR VARSITY VOLLEYBALL TEAM: First row: Tara Picard, Lynn Carpenter, Captain Heather Hellyar, Jodi Deford, Nancy |i Keegan Second row: J.V. Coach Mike Duffy, Erin Valley, Jennifer Strapp, Tammy Blier, Eileen Pierz, Betsy Walsh, Tara Smith-Colvin. I V arsity A JUNIOR VARSITY GIRLS’ BASKETBALL TEAM: First Row: Captain Sue Smilowicz, Captain Kristen Anderson. Second Row: ! Allison Davis, Diane Stoner, Kathy Smilowicz, Jennifer Strapp, Dawn Zampino. Third Row: Polly Pillitteri, Bonnie Lincoln, Tina i Letoumeau, Joanne Smith, Jennifer Smith, Coach Jane Fisher. 1 A JUNIOR VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY TEAM: First row: Kate Moriarty, Bobbi Vemey. Second row: Dawn Lango, Carrie Farino, V Sharon Flemming, Tara Russell, Xan Olechnicki, Kris Kaplan, Kate Kaiser. Third row: Debbie Donahue, Michelle Petri, Jennifer Pedersen, Katie Field, Michelle Woodbury, Sharon Csekovsky, Jennifer Murphy, Coach Pat Javorski. 185 ▲ JUNIOR VARSITY BOYS’ BASKETBALL: First row: Ed Rowan, JefTRadke, Tarek Perdue, Mike Olschafskie, Walter Bowen, Bob Blaney, Larry Reyes, Kevin Lajoie. Second row: Coach Hovey, John Bromage, Greg Mips, Bill Monahan, Bill Raymond, Bob Messier, Chris Raymond, Mark Zawistowski. Junior Varsity ▲ JUNIOR VARSITY CHEERLEADING: First row: April Silva, Josalyn Race. Second row: Marie Shanahan, Karen Martin, Denise Redin, Natalie Moore, Kiesha Lee. Third row: Diane Jensen, Kelly Wilkes, Dellene Martin, Natalie Ceniglio. 186 V FRESHMAN A FRESHMAN BASKETBALL: First row: Louie Reyes, Bill Monahan, Todd Stiles. Second row: Joe Noto, Michael Lee, Kevin DeLorge, Kenneth Mahon, Christpher Capodicasa. Third row: Sean Bogli, Rodney Key, Tony D’Orazio, Rob Bums, Christopher Agey, Coach Ricchio. A FRESHMAN EOOTBALL TEAM: First row: Mike Croft, Bob Grant, Keith Finley, Mike Oliveri, Scott Daigle, Kevin DeLorge, Ken Mahon, Mike Borski, Demian Provost, Kevin Constantine. Second row: Louie Reyes, Kevin Bronson, John Tallis, Dave Zawrot- ny, Jim Evans, Dave Kopec, Wayne Lowell, Greg Kranz, Todd Stiles. Third row: Coach Jim O’Brien, Kevin McClure, Chris Tetro, Tony Barone, Rodney Key, Ken Blount, Bill Monahan, Dave Farrell, Doug Lipinski, Jon Olsen, John McCormack, Sheldon Doell, Eric Veilleux, Coach Dave Ghiringhelli. SconeSa in C GIRLS’ SWIMMING Wins — 6 Losses — 9 Fermi 76 Wethersfield 86 Fermi 93 South Catholic Fermi 74 Conard 83 Fermi 92 Bulkeley i Fermi 77 Plainville 84 Fermi 78 Manchester ■ ' Fermi 73 Maloney 96 Fermi 87 Platt i Fermi 69 Windham 89 Fermi 70 Windsor ' Fermi 69 Windsor Locks 96 Fermi 88 Enfield Fermi 81 East Hartford 88 Fermi 89 E.O. Smith Fermi 87 Newington 84 JUNIOR VARSITY FOOTBALL Wins — - 4 Losses — 3 Fermi 8 Farmington 6 Fermi 18 Manchester Fermi 8 Bulkeley 20 Fermi 6 Windham Fermi 8 South Windsor 29 Fermi 26 Enfield Fermi 16 East Hartford 14 Fermi 50 Fermi 50 Fermi 44 Fermi 48 Fermi 37 Fermi 50 GIRLS’ CROSS COUNTRY Wins Manchester Rockville Windham East Hartford Windsor Weaver 2 Losses — 10 15 Fermi 30 15 Fermi 23 15 Fermi 34 15 Fermi 36 20 Fermi 38 15 Fermi 24 Ellington East Windsor ! Hartford Public! South Windsor Conard Enfield FRESHMAN FOOTBALL Wins — 1 Losses — 6 Fermi 8 Enfield 20 Fermi 7 Illing Fermi 0 South Windsor 20 Fermi 20 Windham Fermi 22 East Hartford 6 Fermi 0 Enfield Fermi 0 Hartford Public 36 GIRLS’ SOCCER Wins — 2 Losses — 1 1 Ties — 1 Fermi 3 South Windsor 2 Fermi 3 South Windsor Fermi 0 Rockville 5 Fermi 0 Rockville Fermi 1 Windham 4 Fermi 0 Windham Fermi 0 East Hartford 2 Fermi 0 East Hartford Fermi 0 Manchester 6 Fermi 0 Manchester Fermi 3 Hartford Public 2 Fermi 1 Hartford Public Fermi 1 Enfield 1 Fermi 0 Enfield VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY Wins — 8 Losses — 0 Ties — 5 Fermi 4 Maloney 1 Fermi 3 Southington South Windsor Fermi 1 Southington 0 Fermi 2 Fermi 0 South Windsor 0 Fermi 2 Hall Fermi 2 Hall 0 Fermi 1 Windham Fermi 1 Windham 1 Fermi 1 Enfield Fermi Fermi 1 2 Enfield Maloney 1 0 Fermi 0 Conard State Tournament Fermi 3 Windham 2 Fermi 3 Simsbury 1 Fermi 1 Trumball 2 VOLLEYBALL Wins — 9 Losses — 9 Fermi 1 Simsbury 3 Fermi 2 South Windsor Fermi 2 South Windsor 3 Fermi 3 Rockville Fermi 3 Rockville 0 Fermi 1 Windham Fermi 1 Windham 3 Fermi 3 East Hartford Fermi 3 East Hartford 0 Fermi 1 Maloney Fermi 3 Manchester 0 Fermi 3 Manchester Fermi 2 Conard 3 Fermi 2 Hartford Public Fermi 3 Hartford Public 0 Fermi 3 Enfield Fermi 3 Enfield 0 Fermi 2 Bristol Central Preliminar State Match Fermi 1 Staples 3 JUNIOR VARSITY BOYS’ SOCCER Wins — 2 Losses — 8 Ties — 5 ;rmi 0 South Windsor 5 Fermi 0 Rockville 2 ' TTUi 1 Rockville 2 Fermi 3 Windham 3 !nni 1 Windham 1 Fermi 0 East Hartford 0 :rmi 0 East Hartford 5 Fermi 1 Manchester 8 trmi 1 Manchester 2 Fermi 4 Hartford Public 1 !rmi 4 Hartford Public 0 Fermi 0 Enfield 0 ;rnii 0 Enf ield 1 Fermi 2 Longmeadow 2 ;rmi 0 South Windsor 5 ICE HOCKEY Wins — - 6 Losses — 1 3 ;rmi 1 Glastonbury 4 Fermi 1 Enfield 8 rrmi 11 Manchester 1 Fermi 3 East Catholic 5 rrmi 5 Hall 2 Fermi 1 South Windsor 5 3 Suffield 4 Fermi 1 Wethersfield 1 rmi 3 South Windsor 2 Fermi 5 Rockville 3 trmi 0 Rockville 4 Fermi 3 Windsor 2 :rmi 2 Simsbury 7 Fermi 2 East Catholic 3 irmi 4 Manchester 2 Fermi 1 Conard 3 rrmi 1 Suffield 2 Fermi 1 Enfield 5 rrmi 1 Glastonbury 3 Fermi 2 Wethersfield 3 VARSITY BOYS’ SOCCER Wins — 1 Losses- — 1 1 Ties — 2 .;rmi 1 South Windsor 6 Fermi 0 South Windsor 4 :rmi 0 Rockville 3 Fermi 0 Rockville 2 ;rTni 0 Windham 3 Fermi 0 Windham 4 rrmi 1 East Hartford 3 Fermi 0 East Hartford 2 :nni 0 Manchester 5 Fermi 0 Manchester 3 :rmi 3 Hartford Public 2 Fermi 4 Hartford Public 4 isrmi 2 Enfield 2 Fermi 0 Enfield 4 BOYS’ SWIMMING Wins — 4 Losses — 10 Itrmi Southington Forfeit Fermi 78 Maloney 90 •rmi 80 Windsor Locks 64 Fermi 78 Windham 94 :rmi 68 Newington 101 Fermi 78 East Hartford 88 •rmi 73 Wethersfield 90 Fermi 64 Windsor 87 rmi 81 Bulkeley 89 Fermi 83 Hartford Public89 trmi 81 Platt 89 Fermi 87 Enfield 85 ' ™i 68 Manchester 99 Fermi 92 Rocky Hill 78 BOYS’ CROSS COUNTRY Wins — 6 Losses — 8 rmi 50 Windham 15 Fermi 15 East Windsor 43 rmi 40 East Hartford 19 Fermi 36 Ellington 20 rmi 23 Windsor 37 Fermi 29 Conard 26 rmi 40 Weaver 18 Fermi 16 Hartford Public43 rmi 50 Manchester 15 Fermi 48 South Windsor 15 rmi 48 Rockville 15 Fermi 23 Somers 32 rmi 26 Somers 31 Fermi 26 Enfield 32 VARSITY FOOTBALL 1 Wins — 6 Losses — 3 Ties — 1 rmi 28 Farmington 19 Fermi 10 Hartford Public 0 [ rmi 30 Bulkeley 6 Fermi 14 Manchester 6 t rmi 7 Southington 7 Fermi 8 Windham 7 rmi 24 South Windsor 28 Fermi 14 Rockville 46 . rmi 1 3 East Hartford 2 1 Fermi 3 Enfield 0 t 189 Scaned in C WRESTLING Wins- — 2 1 Losses — 2 Fermi 46 Southington 27 Fermi 39 Saint Bernard’s 24 Fermi 48 Maloney 22 Fermi 58 Bristol Eastern 12 Fermi 37 New Milford 27 Fermi 22 East Hartford 40 Fermi 45 Springfield 24 Fermi 41 Windham 28 Fermi 26 Central 41 Fermi 48 Manchester 15 Fermi 38 Buckeley 21 Fermi 50 Rockville 18 Fermi 49 Conard 21 Fermi 51 Holy Cross 9 Fermi 44 Wethersfield 26 Fermi 41 Simsbury 15 Fermi 57 New Britian 15 Fermi 62 East Catholic 8 Fermi 46 Wilton 23 Fermi 51 Hartford Public 1 7 Fermi 42 Fitch Newtown 27 Fermi 34 Enfield 27 JUNIOR VARSITY VOLLEYBALL Wins- — 1 8 Losses — 0 Fermi 2 Simsbury 0 Fermi 2 South Windsor 0 Fermi 2 South Windsor 0 Fermi 2 Rockville 1 Fermi 2 Rockville 0 Fermi 2 Windham 0 Fermi 2 Windham 0 Fermi 2 East Hartford 1 Fermi 2 East Hartford 0 Fermi 2 Maloney 1 Fermi 2 Manchester 0 Fermi 2 Manchester 0 Fermi 2 Conard 0 Fermi 2 Hartford Public 1 Fermi 2 Hartford Public 1 Fermi 2 Enfield 1 Fermi 2 Enfield 0 Fermi 2 Bristol Central 0 VARSITY BOYS’ BASKETBALL Wins- — 4 Losses — 1 4 Fermi 46 South Windsor 60 Fermi 48 Southington 49 Fermi 51 Wethefsfield 54 Fermi 42 East Hartford 90 Fermi 41 East Hartford 63 Fermi 56 Wethersfield 60 Fermi 42 Windham 71 Fermi 51 Windham 54 Fermi 56 Manchester 72 Fermi 61 Manchester 85 Fermi 51 Rockville 51 Fermi 61 Rockville 62 Fermi 45 Hartford Public 100 Fermi 59 Hartford Public63 Fermi 63 Enfield 47 Fermi 77 Enfield 55 Fermi 42 Simsbury 43 Fermi Southington Fermi 58 South Windsor 46 Fermi Simsbury VARSITY GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Wins- — 3 Losses — 1 5 Fermi 30 Wethersfield 52 Fermi 34 Simsbury 60 Fermi 29 South Windsor 48 Fermi 29 South Windsor 37 Fermi 35 Simsbury 61 Fermi 27 East Hartford 39 Fermi 33 East Hartford 44 Fermi 35 Wethersfield 24 Fermi 27 Windham 57 Fermi 37 Windham 59 Fermi 15 Manchester 40 Fermi 49 Manchester 54 Fermi 19 Rockville 72 Fermi 12 Rockville 70 Fermi 32 Hartford Public 59 Fermi 56 Hartford Public 51 Fermi 22 Enfield 43 Fermi 18 Enfield 35 JUNIOR VARSITY BOYS’ BASKETBALL Wins- — 5 Losses — 1 3 Fermi 33 South Windsor 58 Fermi 51 Southington 64 Fermi 39 Wethersfield 56 Fermi 31 East Hartford 62 Fermi 54 East Hartford 64 Fermi 58 Wethersfield 56 Fermi 32 Windham 59 Fermi 51 Windham 61 Fermi 38 Manchester 48 Fermi 40 Manchester 38 Fermi 32 Rockville 50 Fermi 40 Rockville 75 Fermi 47 Hartford Public 97 Fermi 40 Hartford Public54 Fermi 48 Enfield 44 Fermi 38 Enfield 54 Fermi 50 Simsbury 48 Fermi Simsbury Fermi 64 South Windsor 57 Fermi Southington ' TfotCce “THe " Homework is evil " , “li works for me " . " 99 44 100% Impure " Ski Club 2. 3. 4; Physics Club 3. 4 Andrew C. Aldo Charlie, Chazzer " Can I borrow your homework? " Student Faculty Senate I, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Band I, 2, 3; Orchestra 3, 4; Lamplighters 1 , 2; As Schools Match Wits 3; State Internship 3, 4; Close-Up 3; Youth In Government 3, 4; Float Committee 4; Field Hockey 1.2.3, 4; Honor Roll 1 , 2, 3. 4 Kellie Army Kel " Hey witch " " Where’s Dave? " DECA 3, 4;(Treasurer 4); Cafe Rendezvous 3, 4 Susan Marie Arre Sue, SPS, Susie " Is it sugarless?” DECA 3,4 Josephine Bacile Joio, Jo “Got any gum? " DECA 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 4 Maria Baeile Mea “What it is?” " Cut the bull” Tennis 1,2,3; Investment Club 4; Lamplighters I Michael T. Baker Mick, Shake-n-Bake “What was I going to say? " “Cindy, I can’t take this class anymore. " Field Hockey I, 2, 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 4;(Homeroom rep.); Float Committee I, 2, 3, 4; Yearbook Staff 4; Honor Roll 1.2, 3, 4 Heather A. 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" “I don’t want to do this " Field Hockey I, 2, 3, 4(Captain I, 4); Track I, 3, 4(Captain 4); Softball 2(Captain 2); Ski Club 2, 3, 4(Trcasurer 2, President 3, 4); Basketball I; Student Faculty Senate I, 2, 3, 4(Secretary 3, President 4); High Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Float Committee I; Laurel Girls’ State 3; HOBY Leadership Seminar 2(Junior Counselor 3); As Scho ols Match Wits 2; Student Representative to Board of Education 4; Grand Marshal 3; Field Hockey All-League 3, 4; Field Hockey All-State 4; Smith Book Award 3; Latin Award 2; Geometry Award I Jennifer H. Blaser Jen, Jenny Swimming 1 , 2. 3, 4(Captain 3, 4); Basketball 1 , 2, 3, 4(Captain 4); Tennis I, 2, 3. 4; Student Faculty Senate I. 2, 3, 4(Secretary 4); Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Float Committee 1,3 Sheila M. Borski She " Wait up Di! " " Why’s that? " Lamplighters 1 Deborah .A. Bouchard Deb, Hopper Field Hockey I, 2, 3, 4(Captain 3); Student Faculty Senate 4; Honor Roll 4; Float Committee 1,2, 3, 4; Ski Club 1.2,3 Kimberly A. Browne Kim, Kimmy " Get a real mind " “That’s not too healthy” Model U.N. I, 2; Lamplighters I, 2; Band I; Choir 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 4; Orchestra 2, 3. 4; Honor Roll 3, 4 Erica Lynn Bungard " Hey Dudes " " Signing out Fish? " “Going to Aquatics Rol? " Football I, 2, 3, 4(Captain 4); Lineman of the Year 2, 3, 4; All League 4 John Butala IV Buut, BJ “I’m tired " “Really?” Tennis I, 2, 3, 4; All Conference 3; Student Faculty Senate I, 2, 3, 4; High Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; FBLA 3, 4 Kathleen Butterworth Kathy B., Butterworth “That ' s cool” " What’s up, hey " " Man " Anthony P. Cannella Odie " I don’t know” " Bye Guys " Field Hockey Manager 1; Honor Roll 2, 3,4 Lisa M. Carr Lee " Are you psyched for Friday!? " Ski Club 4; Student Faculty Senate 3, 4; Float Committee 3, 4; Honor Roll 1 , 2, 3, 4 Elizabeth .A. Cassotta Beth " How baked?” “Do the poach” " Ray Marr for President " Football I, 2; Basketball 1; Baseball I; Cafe Rendezvous 3, 4 Gary Chappell Chap " We have to take notes again? " “See you later Fermi " Peer Counseling 4; Honor Roll I, 2, 3; Food Service 4 Tammy Charette Tam “Vacate it Babe " " Shoebits " " Just peachy " Lamplighters I. 2. 3, 4(President 4); Student Faculty Senate 4; Chorus I, 2; Choir 2, 3, 4; Honor Roll 2, 3. 4 Krista M. Chornyak Sonia " What a digger! " “J.D. is mint! " “Toodles " DECA 3, 4{President 4); Who’s Who Among American High School Students 3; Honor Roll I, 2. 3. 4; Student Faculty Senate 4; Float Committee 4 Ellen Chrissos El I " You’ve got to be kidding! " " I’m never go IT ' finish " Cross Country I, 2; Track I; Softball 2, y ' " Honor Roll 2, 3. 4 Kelly A. Cl Preciosa, C S " What’s up? " “Where’s Michele?” " T " kidding " Swimming and Diving 2. 3; Honor Roll Business Student of the Month 4 Thomas J. Co i Conran tjil " How ya doin What’s going on this weekojl Baseball l(Captain l)(MVP I); Golf2;SoC ' 2, 3,4(MVP2,4);HonorRoll 1.2. 3,4 Michael P. Co Conman, Ge hsi " Really?” " That’s the worst! " Honor Roll I, 2, 3. 4; DECA 3. 4; Swimminii 3; Football Manager 3; Student Faculty Sen „ 2,4 Cynthia A. Consb-iii Cin, t c " This hurts " “Win a few lose a lot " “The w st " Cool " Honor Roll 1.2.3. 4; Football Manager 2; PI ii Club 4 Russell j: " Congress, In government we rust " " Conf We are’nt going to bomb Libia ... on purposi , School Paper 2; Lamplighters 4 El Arthur J. C m An. Re u “Look at my car " “C’est la vie” " What are )i trying to say? " Ice Hockey 3, 4; Honor Roll 3, 4 Mark Cc e; Coon, Coot 0 ) Volleyball 2. 3. 4(Captain 4XAII-LeaguejH Softball I. 2, 3; Student Faculty Senate 4; l a Committee 3. 4; Honor Roll 1 , 2, 3, 4 Brenda L. Cr a F e " What did Frank do now? " Field Hockey 3, 4; Student Faculty Senav4 Honor Roll I, 2. 3, 4; National Honor Sociell 4; Legislative Intern 2. 3. 4; Float Committee 3 Sharon M. Cseko J ■ ai Field Hockey I, 2, 3, 4; Softball I. 2(Captai4l| Class Officer(Vice President 3, 4); F at Committee I, 2, 3; Ski Club I, 2 Lori C “Oh my God " " No way " " WOW " , DECA 3, 4; J.V, Football Manager 3; Ski Clu ; Maureen Ci|« Moe. S 4 " Don’t tell me what to do! " Baseball I, 2. 3, 4; Basketball I. 3, 4; Soccer 1 3, 4; Honor Roll 1,3.4 Steve Cy bi Id Buck. Chuck Eft “How ya doin’. Dude? " Soccer 1 . 2. 3, 4; Basketball I ; Track I Michael C l « " What’s up? " “There ' s no reason for me t Ji here " Softball 3. 4; Honor Roll 2, 3, 4 Kimberly A. De 1 Kim. 1 “Get out! " “No way " Softball I; Volleyball 2; CWE;BOE 3, 4; H o Roll 1,2. 3, 4 Karen .A. D d " Huh? " " What page are we on?” “I’m grou i!| again " Maiorettes I ; Peer Counseling 3; Honor Roll i 1, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Student Faculty ienate 3. 4 Barbara J. Domato Barb, Barbs Vrestling 1 . 2, 3. 4; Investment Club 4 Joshua Doup Josh Isn’t it? " " Dsuafps! " ■oftball 2; Yearbook 4; Honor Roll I. 2. 3, 4; JA ; American Legion Oratorial Contest 3 Karen F. Drouin Kare Isn’t that speciaC " ' .amplighters I ; Honor Roll 1,3,4; Concert Choir ,3,4 Ursula Dukes Urs, Ursie I Oh my God” “Excuse me” I afe Rendezvous 4; Lamplighters 2; Library Aide |, 2; H E R O. 4; Yearbook 4 I Cathy Dustin Vermont t How’s it hanging trooper?” “Right” ross Country I, 2, 3; Wrestling 1, 2, 3 Eric M. Eastham i Clam, Ham ’Cause that’s the way it is” ’’You don’t want one” ”No way!” Soccer 1 , 2, 3, 4; Basketball I ; Physics Club 4 Michael F. Eddy Mr. Ed SF’ “Did I say that?” “There they are!” " Eddie, ddi e” WE:BOE4 Cathy Ellis Cle IGreetings Sub-humans” " Humor me” “I’m only fisiting this reality” inared Time Vo-Tech 1 , 2; Physics Club 4 I Christopher T. Ewing I Topher, Doctor Doom Get off my property!” olleyball 2, 3; Softball I, 2; Field Hockey I; rational Honor Society 3. 4; Honor Roll I, 2, 3, Student Faculty Senate I, 2, 3, 4; Float ommittee 1 , 2, 3, 4 I Lara Lee Falardeau oat Committee 2, 3, 4; Field Hockey I, 2, 3, Captain, MVP 2, 4); Ski Club 1 , 2, 3, 4 Leslie L. Figura What?” “That’s what she said!” I ' hingamabob” oat Committee 2, 3, Student Faculty Senate 3, ' Soccer 2; Soccer Manager 3; Basketball anager 1 , 2; Honor Roll 1 , 4; Nurse’s Aid 3, j Maria C. Fiore Shorty, Wanga Woman ,et’s go to Abdows Buut” iseball 1,3; DECA 3,4 John Fisher Fish, Fishlips hat’s what she said” ’’Well?” estling I, 2, 3, 4, Student Faculty Senate 3, 4; gh Honor Roll I. 2, 3, 4; National Honor ciety 3, 4; Bowling Club 1, 2(Vice President 2); rat Committee 3) . Michael B, fisher Fish, Fuzzy Vhcrc’s my locker?” ’’Get your meathooks out my stuff!” ,, , ■nnis 2, 3, 4(Captain 3, 4)(MVP 3); Baseball I; udent Faculty Senate I, 2, 3, 4; Honor Roll I, 2, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4(Treasurer 3, 4); oat Committee 3, 4; American History Award 3 Russell Flugel Flugs, Motley Flugs ake care” uidance Aide 1 , 4 John J, Freed Freedo Vin if you can, lose if you must, but always flict pain” restling 2, 3, 4(Captain 4); Track 3; Football 4 Donald Friday Sag 1 need a do” ”So what arc you trying to say?” I iat my shorts” i Club 2, 3, 4; J.V. Volleyball 2, 3(Captain 3); Volleyball 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 4; Float Committee 4; Vice President 4; Nurse’s Aide 3, 4; Honor Roll 3, 4 Allison M, Fuller Alli, Al " Guess what?” " Look Sam look, there HE is!” Tennis 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 4; Yearbook 4, Honor Roll 3, 4; Youth in Government 4 Kristin E. Fuller Kris, Bubbles " Mr. Garvey” Chorus 1 , 2, 3; Red House Office Aide Karen Lynn Furci Kay Kay ”1 wanna pavement surf” Yearbook 4; Physics Club 2, 3, 4 David F. Glenn Jr, John, Dwindle " W ' hat’s up?” Honor Roll 4 Steve Gnatek In the attic " I’m going to have a bird!” Spanish Club 1; Float Committee 3; Graduation Usherette 2; FBLA 2, 3, 4(Treasurer 4); District State Competition 2, 3; National Competition 2; Student Faculty Senate 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Honor Roll I; High Honor Roll 2, 3, 4; Varsity Softball Manager 2 Angela M, Gonzalez Grunt, Anjula " Does this look OK?” Student Faculty Senate 2, 3, 4; Office Aide 1,2,3; Honor Roll 1,2,3, 4; Yearbook 4 Daryl L, Gordon Frankie, R.B. Ski Club Margot Goulet Margs " Chillout” " Intense” ’’What a spaz” Swimming 1, 2, 3; Diving 2, 3; Honor Roll 2, 3; Float Committee 4; Nurse’s Aide 3, 4 Heidi Gracie Held Football 1, 2, 3, 4 Richard L, Green Dicky “Hey Dude!” " What’s up?” " Catch a wave , . , wind surf!” Swimming 2, 4; Shared Time Vo-Tech 1; Girls Swimming Manager 2, 3, 4 Alan J. Grenier Geiger, Alvin " Sounds like a personal problem to me” ”Goin’ to Aquatics, John’’” Investments Club 4 Roland L, Grenier Rol " Splat the fly!” James J. GrifTm Arnold the Mad Bomber ”Oh Boy!” Softball 1,2, 4; FBLA 1 A.J , FOYT l,aura J, Guay “Wicked” Ice Hockey 4; Softball 1, 2, 3, 4(MVP 3); Yearbook 4; Honor Roll 1 , 4 Susan M. Guay Hockey Puck, Sue " Come on Deb, I’m cold” " OOOH, Doggy” Diane L, Hand Di, Di Di ”lt’s casual” Field Hockcv 1,2,3, 4; Softball 1,2,3, 4(Captain 1,3); Basketball 1,2,3; Honor Roll 1 , 2 Paula l ee Hansen AJ " What’’” ”Oh, ick!” ’’Ciood morning” " Snakt!” ’’Yippy skip” Swimming 2, 3, 4(Captain 4)(MVP 4); Band 1 , 2, 4; Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Youth and Ciovernment 3, 4 Kristine Amy Harger Kris, Emo “What?” ”I don’t think so” Kimberly Henderson Kimbo Student Faculty Senate 2, 4; Cheerleading 3; Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Girls Track Manager 1, 2 Renee C. Hepner Ray ”I don’t believe you” ”He’s so sweet” ”B,N.O. 5- 24-86” " No doubt” Softball 1(MVP I ); Varsity Softball 2; Honor Roll I ; Choral Officer 4 Julie .A. Hietala Jules ”S’up” Soccer 1, 2; Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4(Captain 4); Honor Roll 2; Float Committee 4 Jeffrey S, Houde Houdie ’’Later days” " Beauty, Eh?” ”F.D,.A.” Band 1, 2, 3, 4; Jazz Band 3, 4; Band President 4, District Band 4 Annette C. Houle Troleo, Spike Dennis Hurley Hurl " What’s up” “What’s going on?” " How’s it going?” Steven M. Jackson Jackstone, Jackson Brown Baseball 1,2,3, 4; Band 1 , 2, 3; Soccer 4; Student Faculty Senate 3, 4; Youth and Government 3; As Schools Match Wits 3; Float Committee 3, 4; High Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; RPI Math and Science Award 3; Chemistry Award 2; American History Award 3 Alan Jansujwicz Bunker Baypath Junior College Business Award 3; Honor Roll 1 , 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4 April Diane Jones Spot, Mom ”Oh pleasant” ”1 can’t wait for the weekend” Field Hockey 1, 2, 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate; Softball I Kathleen M. Kaiser Kate, Katie " No doubt” " Yeah, maybe” " What’s shakin’?” “What up big guy?” Football 3; Wrestling 3 Brian Kane Spyder " Blow it off’ " Don’t kid yourself’ Baseball 1; Soccer 1, 2, 3, 4(Captain 4); Ice Hockey 3, 4(Captain 4); Student Faculty Senate 3, 4; Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Float Committee 3, 4 Eric Michael Kaplan Rico, Ric “Yeah” Lamplighters 4; Ski Club 4; Model UN 4; German Club 4; Fine Arts Club 4; Honor Roll 4 Hege Karlsen Hegga " No, not me” " How’s life?” FBLA 2; Student Faculty Senate I, 2; Colorguard 3; Lamplighters 3, 4; Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Office Aide 1, 2; Yearbook 4 Cynthia L, Kita Cindy, Nikki ”Hey, Shell” “What?” " Yeah, hee, hee, hee” “Is the jerk in?” Student Faculty Senate 4, Float Committee 4 Sharon Kniep Shar, Shan " Wicked Awesome!!” Volleyball 4; Band 4; Cross Country Skiing 4 Riko Kobayashi Slow Poke, Rick " Hi hon " Honor Roll I, 2, 4; Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4; HER(J 4; Food Service 3, 4 Terry I,a Bianca Hopper, Munchkin “Icky” " I want to go skiing” “I’m going to kill him” 193 1 Lamplighters 2, 3. 4(Vice President 4); Soccer 1; Honor Roll 1,2,3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4 Beth A. l fTargue Laff, BcfT “Arc you serious? " “Give it up " FBLA 4 Michell S. l-andry Shelly, Wasted Angel “Wicked Sorry " Swimming I, 2, 3, 4(Captain 3, 4); Honor Roll 1, 2, 3. 4; Float Committee 4; Ski Club 4; DECA Tina Latraverse Teen, Ween " Wicked cool! " " I need a job " " I can ' t wait to see Eric " Soccer 1 , 2, 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 4; Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Lamplighters 1; Concert Choir I, 2, 3, 4{President 4) Kerri Lawnsby “What’s going on this weekend?” “Where is Tom? " J.V. Soccer Manager 1, 2, 3; Student Faculty Senate 1 , 2. FBLA 3; CWE:BOE 4, Honor Roll 2, 3.4 Michele L. Lemieux Shell National Honor Society 3, 4; Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 4; Future Business Leaders of America 2, 3, 4(Treasurer 3)(President 4); Soccer 1, 2, 3, 4(Captain 4)(MVP 3); Track 1, 2; Wrestling Manager 3, 4; Tennis 3, 4; J.V. Basketball 2(Captain 2); FBLA National Competition 2; FBLA Service Award 3; FBLA Annual Project Award 3, 4; Soccer CCC East Player 2. 3, 4; All State Nominee 2, 3, 4; Art Award 3. 4 Sara Levinthal “Could you just die?” “Gimme skin! " Cheerleading 1. 2, 3(Captain 2); Director of Activities 4; Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; Soccer Manager 4; Float Committee Alicia M. LiNoce Lee, Noche “Be real " " Get outta my face " Softball 1, 2, 3, 4; Field Hockey Manager 4; Student Faculty Senate 2, 4; Honor Roll 1 , 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Float Committee 4; Band 1,2 Kimberly Ann Linonis Kim “1 can deal with it” Cafe Rendezvous 3, 4; Football 1 Davin Charles Lizotte “I guess that ' s cool” “Anyway . . . " Latin Club 1; Volleyball 3; Honor Roll 2, 3, 4; Float Committee 2; Peer Counseling 4 Angela S. Lordi Toozer " This stud’s for you” Football 1, 2, 3, 4{Captain 4); Most Dedicated 4; Iron Man All-League Linebacker 4; Hartford All- Stars 4; Baseball 1, 2, 3(Most Dedicated 2); Honor Roll 1 , 2, 3, 4 Michael S. Ludwick Lud the Stud. Hollywood " You don’t boogie until you eat dessert!” Ski Club 1, 2, 3, 4; Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4 Steven C. Luke Steve, Lucas " Don’t put your brush away!” FBLA I, 2; Student Faculty Senate 1, 4; Float Committee 4; Investment Club 4(Vice President 4) Kathleen MacDonald Kath, Micky-D “Hey! " " How many more days? " " Hey, read this!” Student Faculty Senate 4; Field Hockey I; Honor Roll 1,2 Dayna Maggio Daynie, Dayn " Be real " Tennis 1,2,3, 4(Captain 3); Band 1 , 2; Jazz Band 2; Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 3, 4 Leona M. Maher Lee, Yona " Homework is evil " Shared Time Vo-Tech I, 2; Physics Club I. 2, 3, 4(Prcsidcnt 2, 3. 4); Peer Counselors 3, 4; Ski Club 3.4 Scott M. Malin Scotty, The Doctor " 1 really don’t need to be here, you guys don’t need me here, trust me! " Lamplighters 2; Honor Roll 4 Maureen M. Manning Moe " Kathy Beee!!” " Hey, you know what? " Volleyball 2, 3, 4{Captain, MVP 4)(AII-League 3, 4); Tennis I, 2, 3, 4(AII-League 3, 4); Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 4, FBLA 3, 4; Float Committee 3, 4; Class Treasurer Heather D. McCain Heath " Don’t get me wrong " Peer Counseling 4; Colorguard I ; CWEiBOE Paula A. McLean Pam “Wait a minute. I’m confused!” FBLA 2 Lisa McNulty Lefty. J.J. " I don’t know” “Just what is going on over there?” Student Faculty Senate 3; Cheerleading 4; Ski Club 1,2. 3, 4 Lanette B. Melquist Bubbles, Lynnie " You’re a goob " " Otay, Buckwheat " “Take a chill " Field Hockey 1, 2, 3. 4{Captain 1, 4)(A11-State 3, 4)(AII-Conference 3, 4)(MVP 4); Basketball 1, 3, 4(Captain 4)(MVP 3); Softball 1, 2, 3, 4(Captain 1, 3); Class Officer — President 1, 2; Student Faculty Senate 4; Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Roat Committee 2, 3, 4 Susan H. Mereik Sue, Squeak “Gimme a break” " That’s so queer! " Soccer 1, 2, 3(MVP 3); FBLA 4; Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; Float Committee 1, 2, 4; Basketball Manager l;CWE:BOE4 Jeannine M. Miehaud J-Crew “Later days!” “Eh, how’s it going?” Band 1 , 2, 3, 4; Jazz Band 2, 3, 4; Honor Roll 1 , 2, 3, 4; District 3, 4 Laura S. Miller “Word " “Whatever " Mixed Chorus; Colorguard Lisa Janiece Mitehell Lee, Pretty Boy “A-Ray " Manager Tennis 1,2; Bowling Club 1 James D. Monfette Jim, Red “Thank God I’m a SENIOR!” “Whatever " “Basically " “I’m losted " Volleyball 2, 3, 4; Softball 3, 4; FBLA I, 2, 3, 4(FBLA Officer 3) Lynn A. Moran Lemon, C.J. Jr. “You geek” “What’s your problem?” " Beautiful " Football 1; Honor Roll 2, 3, 4; Tennis 2, 3, 4(Captain 3, 4) Timothy Moriarty MoJo “T ricia, what are we doing tonight? " Softball 1; Student Faculty Senate 3, 4; Honor Roll 4; Colorguard 2, 3; Peer Counseling 4; Float Committee 1 , 2 Ann M. Mulcahy Annie Bananie “You’ve got to be kidding! " “1 can’t — I’ve got practice " Lamplighters 1, 2, 3, 4; Concert Choir 1, 2, 3, 4(Officer 2); Student Faculty Senate I, 2; Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3. 4; Yearbook 4 LoriAnn M. Nield Lor, Lori “Hi, Hon!” “Wicked cool!” “Oh my God " “S up! " ' Ski Club 1.2,3, 4; Peer Counseling 4 Kelley J. Ne ' ' “Que cescersas " " I’m stressed out " Field Hockey I, 2, 3, 4(Captain 4j; Stuc | Faculty Senate 1, 2, 3, 4; Director of Activitie I Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Societ , 4; Youth in Government 3, 4; Float Committe Beth J. Nolijt “Do 1 have fuzz on my face?” “Come on!” Soccer Manage r 3, 4; Float Committee 4; Heir Roll 1,2 Kerrie N, ■ Kerl ' r “Don’t fear the reaper, please don’t ask 3 questions and 1 won’t tell no lies the ansv s come from within my children " National Honor Society 3, 4; High Honor Ro;, 2, 3, 4; Freshmen Football 1; Float Committe , 3,4 Jeffery M. O’B it OB,, i “What? " Cheerleading 1, 2, 3, 4; Swimming 1; Stui t Faculty Senate 4 ' Kimberly A. C i “Later " “Don’t worry about it! " Field Hockey 1,2, 3,4; Class Secretary 1,2,.; Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Societ ii, 4; Ski Club 2; Float Committee 1 , 2, 3, 4 I Jennifer O’K s Jen, J-C V Football Manager 1 , 2; High Honor Roll 2, 4 Cynthia L. Olo « Cry “SCATA!” “1 need a doo!” “Let me check y schedule " Honor Roll 2, 3, 4; Cheerleading 1, 2 ■. 4(Captain 4); Grand Championships f Connecticut 2, 3, 4; International Cheerlearg Foundation National Competition 2, ; Individual Competition 4; Class Treasurer I Christina Paral s Prak-a-doo 11. Mdiy “Don’t even” " Take off’ j Varsity Ice Hockey 3, 4; Baseball 2; ConU Marching Band 1; National Honor Society ! I; Cross Country Ski Club 1 ; Downhill Ski Club Mark Pech s C(|s “1 don’t know? " Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4(Captain 2, 4); Ice Hockey ' k 4(Captain 4); Student Faculty Senate 3, 4; Hey Roll 1, 2, 3. 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Pi.t Committee 3, 4 _ Christopher Pellet li Pelle, Pen;,n “Oh, 1 know it” " Get out of town” DECA 3, 4 Rebecca . Pei e Becky, Ft t “1 don’t whine!’” ' rm sure” Track 1, 2, 3, 4(Captain 3, 4); Cross-Country vj, 4(Captain 4); Student Faculty Senate 3, it Yearbook 4; Fligh Honor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; Natic I Honor Society 3, 4; German Club 3; Outstanc ; Junior ofCT 3 Samara R. Pei t Samari.! ' ! " 1 need a beer " Honor Roll 4 Troy Pete; « Autobjy Valarie M. Petr ' j " Freshmen, give me a break! " " Yes, exactly I guys Honor Roll 1 Tricia M. Pic • Trish, Dm ' “AAAHHH!!” " You weenie!” " Oh gn . UNDERCLASSMEN!! " , . i Student Faculty Senate 4; Chorus 2; J.V. Solt 2. 3(Captain 3) r- • ir p . Erin E. P t EEP,Er 1 194 I asy Bundi! " " Ok. Jenny " " Nice Job!!! " I olfTeam I. 2. 3. 4(Captain 4); Honor Roll 1. 2, 4; National Honor Society 3. 4; Float iommittee 4 ' Michael H. Polmatier Polms, Mikey ,40 way! " " 1 can’t believe this " “This sucks! " I ockey 3, 4; Baseball 1,2.3 Chad Pomeroy Chadwick, P 1 iat me I ' m a pretzel " Sotball 3, 4; Baseball 2. 3, 4 John Pitti ' Pitts 1 Veil isn’t that special " [JLA 3. 4; Peer Counseling 3; CWE:BOE 4; I isincss Student of the Month 4 Chery l C. Prajzner I Cher |Vait a minute! " “That’s life " “Coming! " " Oh, I me on! " onor Roll 1 Waller A. Przeracki ' Walt, Wally Icary! " I udent Faculty Senate 3, 4; Honor Roll 1 , 2, 3, 4; ational Honor Society 3, 4; Band 1, 2; Physics tub 4. OfTice Aide I, 2, 3, 4; Special Student de 2 Shery l A. Pucko Pucko !)otball I. 2, 3. 4; Baseball I, 2; Ski Club 2, 3, 4; i udent Faculty Senate 4 j Jason Race Jaz. Jace I iccer 4, Hockey 4; Honor Roll 4 Pasi Rajala Pas Please maintain! " " You’re bad!” vimming 2. 3; Boy ' s Swimming Manager 2, 3, 4; udent Faculty Senate 1, 2(Ofricer I, 2); Peer jounselor 3; Ski Club 4; Youth in Government 3 ; Raymonna F. Ramondetta Moe, Mona I That’s life’”’ Ask me ifl care” I ass Historian 1, 2. 3, 4; Literary Magazine 2; vimming 2, 3; Student Faculty Senate I, 2; oy’s Swimming Manager 2, 4; FBLA 1 , 2, 3, 4 Susan Ramondetta Snoozen, Suzanna ight!’’ nnor Roll 1, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, I Student Faculty Senate 4; DECA 3, 4; Boy’s bccer Manager 3; DECA Vice President 4 Michele Ravenola ijiasy Bundy! " , :nnis 2, 3. 4; Student Faculty Senate 1, 2, 3, 4; r ti Club 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, President); High Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; Float ■ ommittee 3; Yale Book Award 3; History Award i|. As Schools Match Wits 3 EnzoJ. Reale Enz Vhai’s the matter for you? " " Nah, I’m only I dding! " Kelly D. Regan Kel, Kelben t Jumby has no head " “I beg you’re pardon " ki limplighlers 4; Model U.N. 4; Physics Club 4; I i CLub 4 ' Marcel Rey I Bloody Aussie i’ 1 Vhai’s up? " " S’up " •nnis 1.2,3, 4. Investment Club 4 I Lennovic Reyes Lenny, Len ‘lOtball 1 Steve Rumore I Eel, Pillow Lxactly” “1 believe so” I inor Roll 1,2,3, 4; Student Faculty Senate 2, 3, i Class Treasurer 2, 3; Volleyball 1, 2; Softball lanager 2; Ski Club 1, 2, 3; Bowling Club 1; ain Office Aide 1, 2 Jana Marie Russell I Yana From Sweden " You’re the worst " " Crash and burn” Melissa J. Scanlon Missy, Miscillaneous Leslie D. Scott Lester Lamplighters 4; Swimming 4; Model U.N. 4; Cross-Country Ski Club 4; Honor Roll 4 Christine Seedorff Chris “I give you respect " " Sloppy " " Oh, no!” " Details " Soccer I, 2. 3, 4, Tennis 2, 3, 4; Baseball 1; Ski Club 1,2, 3, 4(Secrelary 3)( President 4); Honor Roll 3, 4; Electronic Music Award; UConn Music Composition Award Scott M. Shelton Scotty, Shelt “Brutal " “Unbelievable " Physics Club 1,2,3, 4; Asnuntuck Co-Op 2; Oval Racing 1 . 2. 3, 4 John D. Sheridan III Agent Orange. Veg. “That’s a gimme " " Go for it " “You lameo” Football 2, 3, 4(Captain 3); Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; Football Athletic Scholar 3, 4 Chris S. Silver Chris. Silverado " Gee. Thanks A H” Student Faculty Senate 1, 2, 3, 4; Ski Club 1, 2, 3. 4; High Honors 1, 2, 3; Honor Roll 4; National Honor Society 3. 4; Investment Club 4 (President 4) Troy D. Sivak Football I, 2, 3. 4(AII-League 4); J.V. Basketball 1, 2(Captain 1); Basketball 3, 4; Golf Team 1, 2, 3, 4(A11-League 3, 4)(Captain 4) Edward M. Smith Ed “Yeah! " “Yup, I know it " Ice Hockey 3; Ski Club 4 Joseph N. Smith Joey, Queeny “Help! " “Alio, love " Soccer 1; Lamplighters 1, 2 Kathry n E. Smith Smudge, Kate “Good! " “Huh?’”’What?’’ Football 1 . 2, 3. 4(Captain 4); Wrestling 1 , 3 Thomas F. Smith T, Tom, T-Man “Nice job! " “Well, you know what they say " Basketball 1. 2; Soccer 1; Student Faculty Senate 3; Honor Roll 1.2,3, 4; Ski Club 3, 4 Michael T. Smolensk! Stosh, Smo " S.F. He’s so cute! " " Sara, let’s go to the square” Band 1,2; DECA 3,4 Karin L. Starkweather Rin, Shorty " Awesome! " “All right! " “That’s great!” Bowling Club 2. 3, 4(Treasurer 2, President 4); Honor Roll 4; Tennis 2, 3, 4; Library Aide 3, 4 David J. Stroiney Stroinski, Dave “Oh. Well! " “C’est la vie” “Too bad!” “I don’t know! " Bowling Club I. 2, 3. 4(President 2, 3); Physics Club 4; Student Faculty Senate I, 2, 3, 4; Baseball 1; Track 2, 3, 4; Cross-Country 3, 4; High Honor Roll 1.2,3, 4; Analysis Award 3 Richard E. Stroiney Rich, Rick “There they are! " " There’s the blue car!” Honor Roll 2; Softball 2; Ski Club 3; Office Aide 1.2 Christine Sullivan Chris “What? " " I’m sick of underclassmen! " Student Faculty Senate 4; Tennis 2, 3, 4; German Club 1 , 2; Yearbook 4; Class Photographer 4 Wade Summers Boggzie, Wade-O “Yucca! " Lamplighters 1. 2 Lynda J. Sy lvester Lynn, Pinda “.Ahengre " “The ice age is coming " “No way " “It’s only a model " Honor Roll 1 , 2, 3. 4; Ski Club 3, 4 Jeffery P. Thorpe Parker, Porker " Randy lives! " “Uff Da! " Cross-Country 1, 2. 3. 4(Captain 4); Wrestling 2, 3; Track 1, 2, 3, 4(Captain 3, 4)(MVP 3); Electronic Music Composing Award Bard D. Teigen Dan “I need a light " " Let’s go to Vernon " “I hate this class” Cheerleading I, 2, 4(Captain 2); Student Faculty Senate 1, 2, 3, 4; Baseball Manager I. 2; Vice President 1; Float Committee I, 2, 3, 4; Honor Roll 2, 4; Lamplighters 1; Who’s Who Among American High School Students 3, 4; Choir 1, 2, 3, 4(Secretary 4) Andrea L. Tracey Annie “Everybody has possibility to do everything, everybody has the right to do everything, you don’t have to care for anyone, you are someone, you can do it for yourself’ Volleyball 4; Cross-Country 4 Mikako Tsuruta Micki “Give me a break!” “Kevin, Kevin, Kevin” Softball Manager I ; Softball Award Kim Turcotte Crash " What a long strange trip it’s been! " Cafe Rendezvous Johnna Vendetta Trigger “Hey, Hon! " “What up? " “No way! " “Where we goin’ tonight?” Colorguard 2, 3. 4(Captain 4); Student Faculty Senate 4; Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; Lamplighters 1; Peer Counseling 4 Kimberly A. W ard Kim, Kimmy “Give him a break, he’s got a glass eye, gold tooth, and half an ear” “Want to buy a pen? " Football 1; Honor Roll I. 2; Lamplighters 2; Baseball 2; Investment Club 4 Robert G. Webb John Tesh, Webber Diving, Swimming Team 3, 4; Band 1, 2, 3; Jazz Band 3 James G. W hite IV Jim, Chief “Yea right " Tennis; Banking and Investment Club Benjamin Wiener Benny Hana “Get out the little blowy things” Lamplighters 1.2, 3, 4; Varsity Swimming 2, 3; FBL.A 3, 4; Yearbook 4 Janice Wiener Janni Baseball 1 ; Golf 2, 4; Ski Club 1 , 2, 4 John W inch Wincher Cross Country, DECA Troy Wingen “I’m sweet and innocent.” “ciao” “I don’t know " “Tough bologna” Mixed Chorus I; Holiday Crafts 1; Literary Magazine 2; Yearbook 4; Honor Roll I, 2, 3, 4; National Honor Society 3, 4; Representative of Fermi for Youth Art Month 3 Christine Young Christy, Crystal, Ralph. 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Hadley, MA Tel. 584-03 II A Enfield East Suite me 64 Palomba Drive Enfield, CT 06082 CINDY CLAVETTE ( 203 ) 741-0769 ' TRAVEL CONSULTANT (203) 623-2881 O enedetto ' s COMPLETE LINE OF SPORTING EQUIPMENT FLORIST • WEDDING PARTY CONSULTANTS EDDIE’S SPORTING GOODS THE RIVERVIEW Consultants: SHOPS BEN PALLOTTA 1 69 ELM STREET, CYNTHIA ENFIELD, CT ROSEMARY (203)741-2492 ENFIELD MALL — 25 HAZARD AVENUE ENFIELD, CONNECTICUT 06082 EDDIE LAPPONESE (203) 745-861 1 208 YEARBOOK PATRONS Ed Palliardi Dr. and Mrs. Kenneth P. Kalva Mr. and Mrs. William V. Raymond Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. Blase Mr. and Mrs. Albert G. Blase Jenny B. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Sylvester Mikako Tsuruta Heather D. McCain Ms. Diane T. Clark Melissa Danielle Munson Terry and Daniel Munson Mr. and Mrs. Heye Ms. Kathleen D. Carbone We the staff of the Enrico Fermi Traces ’87 yearbook would like to thank all of you who made this book possible: Chris Grenier for doing a fine job on all of the photos for this yearbook. Denny Galvin for showing us how to do a circle on a layout sheet, for coming to help us when we were a little under the weather Larry Grenier for taking the senior group picture. and for making this book publishable. The coaches at Fermi for all of their game Marc Grenier for doing a fine job on the sports photo’s. statistics, and for letting us interrupt them all year long for just one more caption. Mrs. Sharon Palmer for giving us names of people when we had no idea who they were. And anyone we have missed because this book couldn’t have been published without you. The 1987 Traces yearbook staff: 4 ( jtTfa- 7l f) j d77 209 “Pietunc Andrew Charles Aldo 19, 140 Suzette Amelotte 1 9 Mark Anderson 19 Michael Anderson 19, 30, 56, 143, 154, 155, 172, 200 Michelle Anderson 19, 135 Kellie Army 19, 120, 123, 124, 150 Susan Arre 19, 142, 143, 146, 201 Kraig Arvisais 210 Josephine Bacile 19, 142 Maria Bacile 20, 57, 120, 142 Carl Badeau 20 Daniel Baker 20, 200 Michael Baker 20 Timothy Bakes 20 Donald Baltronis 20 Denise Banning 20, 142 Clayton Bannock 20 Heather Barberie 2 1 , 23, 59, 60, 114, 116, 120, 156 Richard Barrows 21, 120, 124, 138,211 Kevin Bartley 21 Karen Beaudry 21, 57, 59, 114, 160, 177 Michael Beaulieu 21, 120, 1 38, 20 1 , 2 1 1 Michael Bedard 12,21, 147, 154, 155 Leanne Bednarz 21 Kristen Begyn 2 1 Cheryl Bennett 43, 200 Kristan Bennett 22, 164 Carlo Bergamini 22, 33 Blaise Bernard 22, 58 Noah Bertrand 22, 201 David Bidmead 1 1, 22, 42, 124, 201 William Bixby 22, 40 Patrick Blackburn 22 Joseph Blanton 22 Jennifer Blaser 22, 30, 156, 157 Susanne Bungartz 22, 27 Sara Bunnaeant 22 Dawn Bordeau 22 Sheila Borski 22, 1 1 3, 1 20, 1 24, 1 53, 1 68, 1 74, 1 75 Deborah Bouchard 22 Denise Bourbeau 22 Darren Brooks 22 Michelle Brown 23, 40, 120, 128, 129 Kimberly Browne 23, 214 Erica Bungard23, 120, 133, 134 Kathleen Bushey 23 John Butala 10, 24, 55, 1 15, 142 Kathleen Butterworth 24, 120, 124, 128, 136, 155 Deven Camara 18,24,53, 60, 106, 120, 158, 172 Anthony Cannella 24 Lisa Carr 24, 1 14 Elizabeth Cassotta 24, 50, 120, 212 Tracey Catania 12, 58 Jolly Chaddha 25, 201 Gary Chappell 59, 146, 147 Tammy Charette 25, 123 Christopher Cheshul 145 Krista Chomyak 25, 134, 200 Ellen Chrissos 25, 1 1 7, 1 20, 1 47, 143,212 Ronald Chwalek 25, 200, 21 1 Sherri Ciak 25, 142 Kelly Cloutier 25, 52, 210 Stephen Cloutier 25, 138 Thomas Condron 25, 58, 1 14, 1 17 210 Micheal Connors 1 1, 25, 53, 152, 153, 158 Cynthia Constantine 25, 120, 142 Russell Cook 25 Arthur Cooney 25, 56, 200 Mark Cooney 25, 178, 177 Christine Coronna 24 Richard Cousineau 25, 201 Lewis Crabtree 26, 142 Brenda Cramer 26, 120, 121, 163, 200,212 Donald Cruichanks 200 Sharon Csekovsky 26, 56, 120, 124, 150, 200 Lori Currie 24,26, 120, 124, 156, 157 Maureen Curtiss 1 1, 26, 142, 201 Stephen Cybulski 1 1, 26, 158, 172 Michael Daglio26, 56, 1 14, 1 16, 158, 159 Scott Daigle 26, 1 42 Karen Daigneault 27, 201 Katherine Dankanyin 27, 128 Mai Dansereau 27, 120, 124, 200 Kimberly Degray 27 Cara Dellagiustina 27, 120, 122, 124, 153, 168, 169 Jay Denigris 27 Daren Derech 27, 40 Michael Dobrzycki 28, 58, 1 18, 158, 180 Barbara Domato 28, 120, 124 Joshua Doup 21,28, 138, 180 Gerald Drouin 28 Karen Drouin 28, 136, 137 Alaina Dube 24, 28, 59 Ursula Dukes 28, 1 34, 2 1 1 Cathy Dustin 28, 146 Eric Eastham 29, 201 Michael Eddy 58, 140, 158 Cathy Ellis 29 Lynnette Ensor 29 Pamela Evans 29, 212 Christopher Ewing 29, 40, 200 Lara Falardeau 29, 122, 200, 21 1 Linda Fede 29 Leslie Figura 29, 1 52, 1 53, 1 56, 20 1 , 2 1 2 Paul Finley 30, 118, 142 Maria Fiore 32 John Fisher 58, 142, 143 Michael Fisher 1 1, 30, 53, 120, 124, 180 John Flaherty 31 Russell Flugel31, 120, 123, 124, 201 William Franckiewicz John Freed 31,15 Donald Friday 31, 155, 180, 181 Allison Fuller 12, 18, 31, 120, 136, 149, 163 Kristin Fuller 3 1 , 46, 120 Karen Furci 31, 134, 135 Scott Garcia 3 1 Stephen Gardener 31 Barbara Gilly 31, 139 David Glenn 31, 112, 1 36, 2 1 1 Steve Gnatek 3 1 Angela Gonzalez 31, 120, 121, 124, 128 Daryl Gordon 23, 3 1 , 1 20, 1 36, 2 1 0 Margot Goulet 3 1 Heidi Gracie 31,212 Kerry Grandhal 32 Richard Green 32, 116, 155,212 Alan Grenier 32 Roland Grenier 32 James Griffin 32 Deborah Grip 32 Laura Guay 32, 200 211 Susan Guay 32, 44, 136, 178 John Thomas Guillemette 32, 140 Todd Gurry 32, 57, 1 14, 180, 181 Diane Hand 32 Paula Hansen 32, 156 Kristine Harger32, 124, 131, 153, 168, 200 Robert Healy 32, 1 55 Kimberly Henderson 32 Renee Hepner32, 55, 120, 122, 124 Melanie Herlihy 33, 142 Raymond Hicks 33 Julie Hietala 33, 134, 135 Jeffery Houde 33, 172 Annette Houle 1 2, 33, 1 3 1 , 1 33, 2 1 1 Dennis Hurley 33 Steven Jackson 33, 145 Alan Jansujwicz 33, 157, 120, 123, 124, 158,212 Michael Johnson 2 1 , 34 April Jones 34, 142, 56, 124 Brian Jones 34, 155,210 Kathleen Kaiser 34, 120, 156 Brian Kane 34, 200 Eric Kaplan 124, 34,52,57, 114, 120, 125, 179 Hege Karlsen 27, 26, 126, 141 Cynthia Kita34, 124, 136 Sharon Kniep 34, 214 Riko Kobayashi 27, 34, 50, 52, 131, 134, 163 David Kozma 35 Robynne Kuras 35 Terry Labianca 35, 46 Beth Laffargue 35, 124, 126 Kenneth Landry 35 Michell Landry 35, 128 Tina Latra verse 35, 56, 117, 153, 168, 169 Peter Laumark Kerri Lawnsby 36, 120, 124, 134, 161 Michael LeClerc 36 Timothy Leiper 36 Michelle Lemieux 36, 58 Scott Lenard 36, 140 Sara Levinthal 36, 55, 56, 1 20, 1 24, 1 28, 1 34 Roderick Lewis 36, 115, 149, 155 Alicia Linoce 37, 1 8, 2 1 2 Kimberly Linonis 37, 120, 124, 141 David Lizotte 146 Shari Lizotte 146 Travis Lombardi 24, 37 Angela Lordi 37, 123 Scott Lovely 37 Michael Ludwick 10,37, 55, 114, 115, 155 Steven Luke 37, 200, 210 Adrienne Lusardi 38, 2 1 3 Kathleen MacDonald 38, 120, 201 Erin Mackie 38, 124, 148 Dayna Maggio 38 Leona Maher 38, 120, 122, 124 Scott Malin 38, 140 Jay Malley 38 James Malloy 38 David Maloney 38 Kimberly Maloney 38 Eric Mance 38 Danny Mancini 38, 200 Maureen Manning 38, 21 1 Paul Martin Heather McCain 18, 38, 120, 121, 124, 163 Cecilia McCormick 38 Robert McFarlane 212 Paula McLean 1 23 Lisa McNeely 39,210 Michael McNulty 39, 148, 153, 155 Lanette Melquist 30, 39, 177, 214 Susan Mercik 39, 40, 59, 1 20, 1 2 1 , 1 24, 1 7 1 Todd Michael 40, 144 Jeannine Michaud 40, 43, 212 Croinne Mihlek 40 Peter Miko 10 Laura Miller 40, 57, 131 Lisa Mitchell 40 James Monfette 40, 45,211 Lynn Moran 40, 1 42, 1 62, 2 1 3 Timothy Moriarty 41 Ann Mulcahy 41, 120, 123 Melissa Munson 20, 41, 132, 142 Michael Murray Jose Navarro 12, 41, 146, 155, 180 Richard Neal 41 John Neild41 LoriAnn Neild 36, 37, 41, 52, 56 Mark Nelson 41 Kelley Newell 41, 123,213 Beth Nohmy41, 113, 120, 124, 156, 157 Kerrie Nolan 10, 41, 58 Collette Normandin 41, 134 Jeffrey O’Brien 41, 123, 124, 125, 212 Jennifer O’Konis 1 8, 4 1 , 55, 1 24, 20 1 , 2 1 2, 2 1 4 KimberlyOkon41, 57,59, 1 14, 1 17, 120, 177 Cynthia Olofson 41 Tami Ouellette 42, 142, 200 Jennifer Paluch 42 Christina Parakilas 12, 42, 52, 176 Michael Parkman 42 Mark Pechulis 42, 124, 179 Christopher Pellegrini 12,42, 120, 124, 179 Rebecca Perdue 42, 142 Samara Perdue 42, 46, 51, 120, 124, 136, 166 Troy Petersen 43, 201 Valarie Petrone 43 Tricia Picano 43, 200 Michelle Picard 43, 128 Erin Pierz 43, 123, 200, 2 1 3 John Pitti 43, 155 Michael Polmatier 30, 43, 214 Chad Pomeroy 43, 179 Mathew Post, 2 1 2 Jeffrey Porcello 44 Cheryl Pra Cheryl Prajzner 44, 1 28 David Price 44 Ronald Proulx 1 2, 44, 1 25, 200, 2 1 2 Kerry Provencher 44, 58, 142, 146 Walter Przeracki 44 Sheryl Pucko44, 120, 124, 200 Jason Race 44, 59, 149, 155 Lori Lee Radke 45 Mark Raffia 45 Passi Rajala27, 45, 158, 179 Raymonna Ramondetta 45, 128 Susan Ramondetta 18,45, 123, 128,210 Walter Erwin Rapp 45 Michele Ravenola45, 170, 124, 142, 143 Andrew Raymond, 201 Tracey Raymond Dori Reale 45, 1 20 Enzo Reale 46, 57, 1 23, 1 24 Kelly Regan 46 Shawn Remington 46 Marcelo Rey27, 46, 49, 127, 139, 140 Lennovic Reyes 47, 138 Kelly Reynolds 47 David Rivard 47 Anthony Romano 47, 46, 158, 172, 173 Joseph Ropiak Saverio Roseto 47, 142 Tonia Jayne Roy 47 Steven Rumore 47 James Russell 47, 1 58, 2 1 3 Jana Marie Russell 47, 1 20, 2 1 0, 2 1 2 Steven Sabat 47 Dawn Sadoski 10, 47 Melissa Josephine Scanlon 47 Leslie Scott Christine SeedorfT 26, 27, 47, 126, 141, 168, 200 Robert Seidell Scott Shelton 34, 35, 47, 56, 1 49, 1 58, 1 59 John Sheridan III 39, 47, 140 Christopher Silver 1 9, 33, 47, 155 Charles Simpkins 48 TroySivak 12,48, 120, 124, 138 Edward Smith 19, 48,59, 1 16, 155, 172, 213 Joseph Nelson Smith 33, 48, 57, 200 Kathryn Smith 48, 53, 201 Paul Smith 48, 1 58, 1 59 Thomas Smith 48, 55, 59, 60, 114, 149, 155 Tyler Smith 48 Michail Smolenski 48, 2 1 1 Michael Sollmi 48 Karin Starkweather 48 Ann Marie Streeter 48 Jennifer Jean Stroh Nancy Gale Stroh 20 David Stroiney 48, 144 Richard Stroiney 48, 55, 56, 120, 124, 140, 144, 164, 165 Jimmy Allen Strouth 48 Chritsti ne Noelle Sullivan 48 Wade Summers 46, 49, 136, 137 Lynda Sylvester 49 Bard Teigen 34, 35, 49, 164, 165 Louis Thibodeau 49 Robert Thompson 49 Jeffery Thorpe 49, 201 Andrea Tracey 49, 58, 120, 134, 177 Mikako Tsuruta 27, 49, 163 Kim Turcotte 50 Norman Turnbull Shari Twarkins 50 Mellissa Underwood 50, 214 Johanna Vendetta 146 Kimberly Ward 50, 120, 123, 132 Robert Webb 50, 1 38, 20 1 , 2 1 2 James White 50 Roy White Kevin Whiteley 50 Benjamin Wiener 50, 138 Janice Wiener 33, 5 1 , 1 36, 1 37 Mark Wilson 51 John Winch 51, 201, 212 Troy Wingen 51, 142 Robert Winters 51 Kathleen Wright 51, 124, 163 Christine Young 51, 124, 136,214 Thomas Zace 5 1 Frank Zampino 51, 55, 155, 213 214


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