Northrop High School - Bear Tracks Yearbook (Fort Wayne, IN)

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■Mi |Gc 9 7 7.202 P77nor 197{ Northrop High School. Bear tracks M. . 2023905 k f ,. |- ' -EN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY 3 1833 02292 9670 GEIMEALOGY 977. SO? F77N0R 1978 77-78 BEAR TRACKS NORTHROP HIGH SCHOOL 7001 COLDWATER RD FORT WAYNE, IN 46825 VOLUME 8 This year was one you made In this seventh year of Northrop, the key word was in- volvement. It began with the Student Council officers promise to " take away the power from an elite few and give it to you! " Not only did the Student Council have this idea, but so did academics, band, fine arts, publi- cations and athletics. The opportunity was presented and the student body took the ball and ran with it. Joe Jordan scrambles for the ball dur- ing the reserve versus Wayne game. Senior Cindy Keener untangles lights for the Student Council Christmas tree. The huge complex that began the year as Northrop and a stranger grew to be Northrop and a friend. There was a niche for everyone. That is the real advantage of a large school. It gives everyone a chance to succeed. Scholars had the classroom, musicians had the band and orchestra, athletes had the sports, and there were just hundreds of special interest activities. There was photo- graphy, shop, literature, science, gym, history, an d dozens of other slots to find. We had roles for the leaders and for the followers, we had jobs for the bold and the bashful, we had chances for the quick and the slow. For those who wanted, there were even places for the apathetic and the complainers. It was a year that we were proud of... cross country, football, marching band, speech, choirs, hockey, drama, and dozens of other activities brough back trophies and honor to the school. And hundreds of others who did not get the gilt of trophies brought back honor with the way they had represented the school. There were thousands of students who showed that they were ladies and gentle- men and that their conduct and attitudes should reflect well on the school that helped teach them.. Nothrop is proud to share the pride of the parents in our people. Ilic viirsily loolball tt ' ;ini s;oos oiii against Snider ' s Panthers in tlie big SAC game of the season. Color and excilment marked the year in everything Andre Wake puts the finishing and a perfection touch on his hnoleum block in the art class. Tourney tenseness strikes (.-oaches Bob Dille and Jim Keim as tliey try to help tliinl tlie ball through the hoop. Cindi Moon takes a break in her work. Living the daily routine gave us our perspective Nothing could be farther from the truth than to say that the year at Northrop was without difficulty. In the weather alone, the year was trouble. Snows and cold hit so hard that almost three total weeks of classes were lost. Then the energy scare disrupted the late winter and early spring. And people being people, there were contentions as to the best way to get things done. But it was in the solutions of these difficulties that a true successful year came out. The year can only be just a little measured in the problems that tried to disrupt the educational processes. It can be more fully measured in the opportunities for growth that overcoming these road blocks that the high water mark of the time is set. Things were posponed and delayed... extra work to get the schedule moving... this was the benefit. We were able to see that we could do what was necessary and that we were capable and strong. Obstacles were hurdles that were to be jumped, not barriers to hinder our climb. Now that these lessons have been driven home to us we know that we are better and stronger. We know that there can be no limits to our plans and ambitions but those we set for ourselves. Each of our plans is a part of what makes us unique and what makes us masters of our fate. Waiting to return lo llie cily champ- ionship game versus Snider. Toni Sal- keld lakes an an i(Uis glance at llic Carolyn Cahill tensely watches tlie arid action as Northrop digs in. Northrop whatever we made it whatever we decided In the beginnings, we were afraid of Northrop. It seemed as if it would engulf us with its hugeness and it would make us something besides ourself. Before too long we found out the truth. Northrop was just us. It was no artificial monster, but just the sum of all the individual parts. And we were the individual parts. Changing was there, but it was the changing that we do. It was the changing that was another word for growing. New chances to do and learn things made us different but different in a way we choose. And in the totality there was room for. everyone. The more varied the parts, the more flexible and more useful Northrop was. We became the thousand rocks that make up the mountain, we bacame the thousand streams that make up the river, we became the thousand cells that make up the body. And like in a body, or perhaps a family, we found that each of us contributed strengths that helped to be self sustaining. And we also found that our weaknesses were covered by other strengths in the body. Each of us had a role to play and a addition that would make the future more optimistic for everyone. The Bruin dctlTisivf tront line overpowers Luers on llicir way to sniothering lire Knights qiuirterbaek. Gary Faxon works on liis art ■projeet. To help school spirit, Gina Nahrwald works on a poster before a big game. Several Bruin fans cheer on the askethall team during the North Side contest. Senior pom pon co-captain Connie Large takes a well deserved break to observe the rest of the corps practice their routine. In spite the complexity, we could still be ourselves It was in the individualness that we found friends. Others who had similar interests to ours found us and we found them and by holding together, we were so much stronger. We could realize that through friends and the recognition of their individuallation that both were confirmed. We had found in Northrop that we could be ourselves and now we found that we could join with others and be more than ourselves. Skills and talents that were our pride when we had stood alone were worth more when we stood together. In all areas, it was like a band where the sound of each instrument is sweet, but the blending of many can be more rich and expressive. Our skills and talents not only in music but in sports, in academics, and in all of the areas we excelled profited from teamwork. Friends were the addition that did not double but multiplied all of our superlatives. As we go through this yearbook, let ' s think of all the ways we were stronger though the friends who were able to show us so many new things. ' Sis ' Arnold lakes u break from one of licr gym elasses. Yvette Sainaan does her thing during speeeh elass. Norlhro[i liigli as seen Iidiii on higli. Senior Tim Tvvitelicll Iries lo keep wan- as lie leaves the gym on the way to a wrestlini; meet. Jeff Holt tries f or a basket during the reserve game against Wayne. Tennis Second in sectionals caps netters up strokes season. Shappell, Voght end 11-3 The 1977-78 boys tennis team opened the season early in the summer with the difficult task of filling all but one of the varsity positions. The inexperience showed early as the netters lost their first 3 matches. A few changes in positioning and the tennis team was on a winning track. The Bruin netters finnished with a 7-9 record overall, and 3-6 in the SAC for a 7th place finish. During the sectionals the Bruins came alive ripping New Haven 3-2 in the morning contest and returning in the afternoon to handle Dwenger 4-1. In the sectional championship match eventual semi-state champions Snider defeated Northrop 5-0. Playing the number one smgles position on this years team was senior Paul Smith. The top doubles team consisted of seniors Jeff Shappell, the only returning letterman, and Tom Voght. Shappell and Voght finished with an excellent 11-3 record. Graduating from this years team along with Smith, Shappell, and Voght are Drew Hoffman and Darin Little. Returning for the 1978 Bruin netters will be sophomore Jim Cook and juniors Mark Germano, Jim Elizondo and Dale Lehman. Paul Smith hustles to tlie net to re- turn a sink shot. Lett to right. Front row: Dale Lehman, Jon Nelson, Eric House- holder. Larry Kaiser, Dave Armstrong Oiuck Neal, Kenneth Jones, Jim Cook. Back row: Mark Henry, Mark Germano, Jim Elizando, Jeff ShappeU, Tom Voght. Paul Smith. Drew Hoffman, Darin Little, Coach Keim. Jeff Shappell and Tom Voght warm up before tlie home Snider match. Dale Lehman and Mark Germane watch their team mates play while they psycli up for their turn. Student Council led our winning Penny Pitch drive Meetings for the Student Council didn ' t start until September 23, but the work was already moving. Before the first day of the new classes, the SC had sponsored an all city dance after the football jamboree and had a new fixture for distributing things in the Commons in a orange and brown booth that was constructed by President Jeff Lindville and his father. Major new business for the year included the approval of two new organizations for a more involved student body. Key club and Rifle club were the fledgling groups. It was also with SC backing that Northrop won the WOWO Penny Pitch campaign with both the highest total for a large school and with the greatest contribution per student, Jackie Puterbaugli and Chariotte Motz were tiie driving forces in the Penny Pitch drive as the total involvement of the students did what was necessary to make us number one. The Heart Fund also benefited from SC attention as over 51,000.00 was raised for the charity ' s researcii fund. Danny KL ' nip soils Studenl Council spirit items to Deiinna BiUcs. Caro- lyn Jenkins, and Marilyn Stewart. WOVVOiieneral manager Dan Iriel pre.sents the Penny Pitch trophy to Student Council representatives .lackie Pulerbaugh, Charlotte Motz, and Mr. Bill Brown. I . ==4 Jeff Linville and Julie Riley present Miss Sandra Todd and Mr. Bill Mitch- ell with riiristmas canes for the SC sponsored Christmas Post Office. This mass of cans shows the effort all Northrop put into the SC backed Can Drive for Christmas. Rita Covin and Kevin Allen llsh out pennies from the student council big Penny Pitch Contest. Creating beauty or learning to see beauty around us was the teaching directive of the art department. Proffessional quahty was the goal Art is the study of the beauty in life and the practice of making some of that beauty yourself. Art at Northrop is thriving. Classes in art do everything from drawing and painting to sculpture and jevk-elry. From a good basic art program, students go into a chance to specialize and work with the media the interest them. One of the newest of the specialty classes is the photography classes. It is so popular that the number of students has doubled in the last year and have doubled again for the next year. Mr. Gene Porter is the photo teacher and is also offering a new class in a field class of commercial art. Department head Bob Johnson teaches a number of classes in his specialty of paint- ing and large sculpture while Miss Peg Whon- setler directs classes in jewelry and textiles. One of the big events for the art depart- ment is the National Scholastic Art contest. This year was no exception as Northrop ' s crop of artists won a lion ' s share of the top prizes. Several of the works were send on to New York for judging on a national level with several being hung. One of the purpose of art is to help see beauty in one ' s environment and another is to create beauty. In both of these, the Northrop art department is helping students to live up to the expectations around them. liob .liilinson explains some of llu- tin poinis (irskotcliini: toChaun Marlin. Charlotte Motz finds art class not at all all work and no play, Debbie Hook makes glazing look easy. Homecoming celebrated during day with spirit boostei School began a month ago and the grind is just getting to be a habit. The go to class and study and do homework is normal and everything is status quo... but wait. Now is the time to break the status quo and to see if the regular routine can stand a little bit of variety. It ' s Homecoming Week. It ' s not that the regular classes are dropped but that a new schedule is added. It is time to get out of study halls and help decorate the halls. And maybe get out of class a few min- utes if the teacher is done with the lesson for the day. And then there is a different activity for each day. Bruin day is fun when the girls get little paper bears at the beginning of the day and then keep them as long as they are not going to talk to some guy. Most of the little paper bears had a life span of about the end of first period. And by the end of the day the guy with the most bears got an award for his diligent efforts. But then there was hat day. The teachers couldn ' t yell at you for wearing hats in the building, and the weirder and stranger your hat is, the more your chance of winning so as the day went by, the hats got stranger and stranger and stranger. And then Lick ' em Day. That was ever ' bodies favorite except the dentists. All of the Cheerleaders were hustling lollipops and it was sort of an unwritten rule that you could eat them in classes. It was a new way to get that mid morning energy snack without the trouble that was so easy to get. And the final big during the day Home- coming activity had to be the pep session. Playing Snider that night added fuel to the fire that didn ' t really need help, but with a chance to play Snider and a chance for the Northrop North SAC championship, well, it was all over for the roof we veiled off rti If 1 1 f ' il II h ij-i: .-. ' UgaTOKSSiiiCiaBi,:..-: The Student Council built the Northrop Wizard to help the team win against Dwenger. Senior gridders Boh DiDoniinico and Do Kim inspect a balloon given to them by the cheerleaders. Cheerleader Doreen Shady shows enthusiam after performing at the night time pep session. Gina Nahrwald, .lanine Giuuler, and Mary Haire work on the " Break Thru " Members of " The class of " 7 8 " walk throush the senior walk. Friday night came to fervor point with Bonfire Ami here arc the Powder PiilT lool- liall (.hamps. ihe Class of ' 79. The senior iiowilerpull ' leam and the eoaeh l:rie Beehe plan siraleiiN in iIk elianipionsliip ranie. I.oc Crocker, a senior wilh a lot of ,;:usto. prepares for iiis turn in the Tricycle Race. And Friday was the day. Everything that had been promised came today and it was a huge party getting ready for the game Satur- day. The powder puff football game got things off to a huge start with an upset win for the juniors over a two year undefeated senior squad. Coach Eric Bee be took the loss well but vowed that this would be his last year at the powderpuff helm. And then the tricycle race proved to be no contest as the sophomores represented by the sporty Todd John,son sprinted to a decisieve victory. Then to ward off a chill October night, it was time to light the Bon Fire. This was the cap to an evening sponsored by the Student Council and it was appropriate that faculty representatives to the Student Council Mr " Mell Zehner and Mr. Bill Brown set off the huge pile of wood to warm the night and to kindle the spark that on Saturday would burn the Snider Panthere to a crisp. Tlie happy winner ot the Trike Race was sophomore Todd Thompson. Complete with protective headgear, the junior entry waits the Trike Race start. Steve Billings played the trumpet dur- ini! the Homecoming half time. The sell out crowd made silting on th iiround and standing necessary. It was wet, but it was happy Wlien eveiAone was getting ready to leave tor our big football game, some people were getting a little nervous, because last year at the same linv at our hoiTEComing, Snider beat us 10 to 7. ftre just a year later, we ' re playing the Panthers again at another Nortlirop Homecoining. Tlie fans started ' to pour into the stadium ;ind so did tlie rain. Tlien as the Bruin Team ran onto the field the band played the gridders theme. " We ' re Going to Fly Now. " Tlie rain and cool temixrature didn ' t dampen any spirits, becatise within two minutes after the opening kick-off Spullcr Stadium w-as filled to capacity, then started to overtlowonto tlie track Both teams were ranked in the top ten. and tliis promised to be a thriller. At half-time Northrop was on top 21 to 0. Tlie ganie wasn ' t supposed to be decided until tlie lasl qiuirler. and the Bruins were running away witJi i! . Tlic fans vwre getting very rowdy and impatient iLS the homecoming events were about to begin, and the queen w.is going to be crowned. .Asllie Band tlnislied another f;uilasiic |xnfor- manc . Nortlirop fans gave them a standing ovation, for a job well done. Now on to Terre Haute. and the State Band Contest. Tlien the finalists for homecoming queen made their way throuli the mud and water. Tlie moment they ' ve been waiting for was upon them When the ballots were talleyed. Carolyn Ferraro was the 1977 Hoiitcoming Queen. Her court was lxiri Straluii Ctuolxii Caliill. Debbie Tubbs. and Pam B er. Tlien came the third quarter, after a few " almost " touchdowns the Fathers seemed to be turning on the switch to their defence. But Nortlirop was still on top as the tliird quarter remained scoreless. As the game started to wind down, the Gridders lut for one nxire TD. Tlien with only 18 seconds left in the ganx the Panthers managed to get on the scoreboard. Tlie l ast few seconds ran out. the GriddcR kicked tlie Panthers on the Grid iron as the won 28 to S.Now ' to try for the S.A.C. Crown. Tlie Bruins play Bishop Liiers. and onc ' e again the will try to pull the shades on tlv knights. The cold r;iin broiislit out blankets ,ind Umbrellas. Mitch Horn runs with the ball to get Northrop into safer territory. Long reign Queen Carolyn This was a homecoming that ever ' one is going to remember, but not as vividly as is Carolyn Ferraro. Amid the rain and cold of an early October drenching, Carolyn was a vision of sunshine as she was named to be the seventh Homecoming Queen in the his- ton, ' of Northrop. And she got to reign over the most ex- citing game in the history of Northrop as a highly t outed Snider came to spoil all of the Bruin hopes for a north division crown and were washed out themselves. Asked after the halftime crowning what she thought about the weather, the Queen claimed that she didn ' t notice anything af- ter the announcement. Carolyn ' s escort Dale Ramsey commented that he had, but his smile was as broad as Carolyn.s. Homecomins: queen Carolyn Ferraro is all smiles with her well wishers. Queen Carolyn lerraro and her esco Dale Ramsey wait to be introduced. Football Gridders launch season and bound for glory Tlie Bruins started thier bid for the SAC by blitzing a hopeless Elm- hurst team. Next they soiled, a fi- red up N.S. squad on the schools 50th homecoming. The finall sco- re was 14-13. A break from SAC action took Northrop to Hunting- ton in relitively easy match-up, as Northro p score their second shut out in the last three outings. The most important game of the year so far came during homecom- ing agaist unliked. but a very good snider. To get down to the basics the game was for the Nortlv.divis- ron and a sell out crowd was e.xpec- ted at Spullner Stadium. The two teams were similar in many ways it seemed to have to be a close contest. However noone told Mitch Horn that he pulled his way for a new school record of 269 yards. While the defense came to piay and held the Panthers to a minimum, the offense backed them up with 28 points on the scoreboard. Northrop clinches the North division in a hard fought game ag- ainst Dwenger. Then Concordia surprised the Bruins with a last sec- ond feild goal beating us 9-7, One player said, " they just plain out pl- ayed us, all we were looking at was the SAC championship game. " Jeff Unville-83, and Rex Coak-61 show enthusiasm from the side lines. Mitch Horn-4n. leads blocking for Oiarles Trigg-34 around left end for a big gain. Bob De Domenico shows the blocking techniques of a pulling guard. Tlie defensive line-up celebrates Till ' VICIORY. Football Coach Buzz Doerffler had taken teams to the City Championship ga- me before, but had came up empty each time. Talent wise this years is not as good as prioryears, although they made up for this with great leadership and enthusiasm by the senior led team. Once again the Bruin defense was fired up. led by seniors Dan Ivy, Ru- sty Crumback, and Tim Twitchell. Only six points were scored against defense men. And as a few key ga- me before, the win came off kicker Jeff Linvilles toe as he booted an- other of his almost automatic extra points, after Mitch Horn scored the only touchdown. Final score North- rop 7-Bishop Luers 6. The City Championship finally belonged to Northrop after a long hard wait. Along with the naming of SAC champs the team went to several banquets and lunches given to them by different organizations. This just put a little extra icing on the cake after a great season. These players gained special re- conition at the end of the season. On the all city team was FB Mitch Horn, ab Do Kim, off t Larry Mya- tt. off c Terry Lynch, def. b Rusty Crumback, and def e Dan Ivy. Th- ose who recived AU State honors were Dan Ivy, ap and vpi. Rusty Cru- mback vpi, Larry Myatt vpi, and Te- rry Lynch ap. The Bruin team tires up m the huddle before the Qty championship. Rusty Gumback makes a key inter- ception as Scott Passwater looks on. Dan Ivy, Larry Myatt, and Tim Twitchell put on a fearsome punt r ush . Bruins take a victory lap on Coach Doerfeller ' s car. Larry Myatt(L) and Bruce Murdock display blocking on the offensive line. Fans file out of the packed parking lot after the Bruin victory. Do Kim sweeps around the right end for Bruins only TD of the evening as Ronny Jones leads the blocking. Northrop 7 Luers 6 Bruin Zucchini power was the theme of the best ever grid season and the zucchi- ni Bruin was our luck!!!!! •111,. I ' ,, III. I (.lKl.l.r, .Hcl.lilr .lllCT tU-KMliiVJ I ucis 1A l(.r Noiihrcip ' s rirsl S.A. C. championship. Leading ground gainer Charles Trigg breaJcs into tlie clear to scamper lor a long gain. Senior place kicker JelT Linville splits the iipriglils with one of his nKin siiccesstul extra-point attempts. Junior Doug Bull is escorted otT the field after injuring liis knee at his fullback position. An exuberant Coach Doerffler demon- strates his zucchini power after the championship game. He may be Byron Doerffler to tlie whole world, but to the grid fans at Northrop he ' s Buzz. Northrop has never known another hand at the controls for varsity football and Northrop has never known a minute of let up or time off from Buzz ' total devotion. From other people the idea of 110% effort can be sliglitly amusing, but not from Buzz and not to Buzz ' men. He doesn ' t start or stop by any time clock and it can be before sun up when he gets to the stadium and it is often after sun set when he leaves. Winning is important to all coaches, but here we have a pleasant situation. Winning to Doerffler and be seeing a young man come througli the process of playing football and have him mature into a good person. It can put an important new slant on why we put so much effort into interscholastic sports. In the tlanl tally, it isn ' t Buzz Doerffler and his won and loss record that is important to Northrop but the emphasis that Coach Doerffler puts on the individuals that are a part of the varsity football program that is our high measure of the man Buzz ' is our man. WeVe proud!!! Marching Bruin band are Summit ' s halftime highlight.,. It ' s a good thing for Coach Buzz Doerff- ler that his grid teams are so good or the old joke from Funlcy Winkerbean in the comics could well be true at Northrop about having a Marching Band Festival on Friday nights. Instead it ' s a toss up wheather the crowd comes to see the superb gridders or Barry Ashton ' s fantastic Mighty Marching Bruin Band. What else could you expect from the unit that ranked fourth in State competition and walked away with the lion ' s share of the trophies in the Daytona National Band Show When the band took the field for a pre- game or half time show this year, it was one that many colleges would have been proud to claim as their own. The playing band was complete with a Pom-pon Corp, a Flag Corp, a rifle and sabre drill squad, and everything else but a marching kitchen sink. And the word is out that director Barry Ashton and his assistants Bob Rice and Mike Whetstone are looking for one of those preferablly in tones of orange and brown. With the active Music Parents ' Club to boost the group, the sky is the limit for the Mighty Marching Bruin Band as they look like a sure bet to march and strut across the state of Indiana in search of new honors. The rille corp and sabers prepare to do their winning field show. Gail Jurcz ' -wsky, Leslie Clark, and ,li LaBorde pick up some mud with tin Russian drag. Flag and Pom-pon corps are the spice that ' s just right As a colorful and quite lovely addition to the Marching Bruin Band, the Pom-pon Corp and the Flag Corp set off the band shows in real style. From the stands at a football game or one of the basketball games, it isn ' t obvious how- much work goes inot one of the performances but the hours are endless. The percision and the unity of motion come only after hundreds and hundreds of repetitions. Each practice is under the careful scrutiny of the senior lead- ers of each corp. Gentle reminders become sharp reprimands as the same mistakes are repeated, but that keeps the mistakes from showing up in the shows. And the performances are something else! The flurry of flags and the flutter of pompon make a swirl of color and activity that gives a perfect counter point to the beat and blear of the band. Guiding spirit of the Pom-pons and almost ' foster mother ' was Mrs. Nancy Schmiemann who was school treasurer. Her attention to the details and the help she recieved from a number of the parents insured success. The Mighty Marching Bruins are caught in one of their rare moments of relaxation during a Bruin football Tlie pompon girls do a parachute routine to " Up Up and Away " durinii half time of the Coliseum double header. Sophomore Uuira Burrows helps lead the Bruin fans in a pre-game cheer while the cagers warm up on the court. As the sun sets in the background. Lisa Deville stands at attention, waiting for the signal to move out on the football field. Kathy Schomer. senior pom pen girl performs the tap dancing routine to the song " Them There Eyes. " Tile Hag corps was a very precise group as displayed by Kim Klinger and Sandy Witchy. English classes stress more basics to help students better communicate. Purkhiser retires from drama, English classroom This year ' s English Department proce- eded in a relaxed and familiar routine. The sweeping changes and multitude of innova- tions have given way to a more polished and finished learning environment. In the many English classes, a great op- portunity exists to review basis skills, such as reading and writing improvements. There also exists a program of academic English, and an Honors Program. The Honors Program is geared towards the college bound student, and gives the student the opportunity to further his com- prehension, reading and writing skills. At a Ball State sponsored English con- test, we had two Northrop winners. Kim Schawb, a junior this year, won an award for an Essay of Liturature Critisism and Phoebe Nault, a junior, won an award in the Original Short Story catergory. The head of the English Department this year was Mrs. Madeleine Thompson. Mrs. Thompson also served the previous two years. Northrop has a special person in their midst whom will be retiring at the end of the 1977-1978 school year. Mr. James Purkliiser has taught at Northrop many years, giving personal touches to his cla- sses, and adding a sparkle to Northrop life. Rodiicr Wilhird calclics up on sonic rciidinf. ' in I niilish Class. Norlhrop will (.kilnjllc rniss Mr. PurkhistT ncM yair, unci his uniqnc v;iys of Iciichint; slaticcral ' l. Mrs. Williams gives some help to Kay McDonald on her messed up literature paper. Tom Henry v orks on some Ijiglisli work in class. Pam Runnion is taking in a lecture as she readies to ask a question. Mrs. Moden and a student hotli laugh as they Hunk one more student. Cross Country Runners take City for sixth lime in seven year span The Northrop Corss Country team once again had a good season, as is Northrop tra- dition. They won the SAC title for the 6th straight year, lost only two meets and fin- ished second in the sectionals. Team cocapt were Jeff Wood and Scott DeFord. Scott proved to be the MVP for the team with consistancy, dedication, and hard work in practices. DeFord and Wood tied for outstanding senior honors. Although it was a good season, it did have many ups and downs. The winning streak of 000 consecutive dual meets was snapped by a tough Bishop Dwenger team, the Bruins only lost by one point. But as Coach Peterson said, " I wasn ' t dis- appointed, everyone put out, we lost to a good team. " The other loss was in the last meet of the season to Wabash. Coach Peterson stated, " This year we had as much potential as any other Northrop team. " It seems the only time the Bruins capitalized on that potential was in the SAC meet which they won. When you reflect on the extraordinary season, it seems a shame to think of the season ending on any down note. SAC champions and runnersup in the sectional are goals that other schools only dream of attaining. With the personal and individual successes of the season, this was certainly another banner year for the Harriers. As Eric Qemmer takes the last few steps to the finish line, the fans look for the rest of the pack. At the beginning of a 2V: mile run, Eric Oemmer jumps to an early lead. Other Bruin runners are Jeff Wood, John Moss, and Mike DeEord. Halfway tlirough. Scott DeEord holds down first place for the Bruins. ' Two of his teammates are also in the front: of the pack. 1- N 1977-78 Cross -Country Team: First Row, left to right: Jeff Wood, John Moss, Glenn Moore, Mark Kauffman, John Ryan. Second Row: Barrie Peterson, Coach; Scott Wareing, Mike DeFord, Eric Qemmer, Scott DeFord, Kevin Blan chard. Volleyball Spikers carry lots of youth in rebuilding season This year ' s volleyball team finished their season with a 10-14 record. The team ' s MVP was junior Marilyn Stewart and senior Carolyn Cahill took honors for the best serving percentage. Senior Tammy Martinjacko won the mental attitude award. Although they didn ' t set any records the team did place two of its members on the all SAC team. Pam Byer was tapped for the first squad while Mari- lyn Stewart was picked for the second unit of the honors team. Coach Ruth Longardner commented on next year saying " we ' re expecting good things with a lot of letter winners returning. " Also " We should be strong in spiking. " There are several members going to summer volleyball camps. Cathy Martin serves to open the jiame. Marilyn Stewart inakes a diving save for a return by a team mate. Janet Didominico covers while Denis ' Krienhrink spikes against the foe. Marilyn Stewart and Betli Huston block a spike by an opponent as Car- olvn.Cahill readies for the return. front, Laura Larimer. Pam Byer, Karma Tom, Denise Krienbrink, Kara Cole. Janet Didomenico, LIsie Krienbrink, Gina Brown, Ruthie Rielieson, manager Tammy Kryder, back, manager Lynn Stanley, Michelle Gelling. Deanna Bates, Carolyn Cahill, Leslie Parker, Giroline Davis, Tammie Martinjacko, Cathy Martin, manager Twyla Miller and Coach Ruth Longardner. Not in the picture is Kenny Davis, manager. 2C2390.S ' Miracle Worker ' heavy hit Picture yourself living back in the 1880 " s. in a place called, Tuscumbia, Alabama. Can you imagine what it would be like living with a blind and deaf child? If you have no idea what it would be like, think back to November 18th and 19th. The days in which Northrop ' s Drama Department brought the 1880 ' s back to life with the play " The Miracle Worker " Under the direction of Mr. Proctor, a cast of twenty Northrop students helped the audience realize what life with a handicap is really like. For two hours the audiences sat spell- bound, watching as Helen Keller (Protrayed by Nancy Hill) stumbled her way around the Keller ' s homestead. Then Annie Sullivan (JeMae Gulliksen) came to the house hold to try and teach Helen manners, cleanliness, and more impor- tantly words. Temper-tanturm after temper-tanturm, Annie tried to reach Helen through the Deaf Language, as Mr. and Mrs. Keller (Kevin Rose and Lonnie Kibiger) go through one of the most dramatic times of Helen ' s life. After the play was over and the audience filed out the door, everyone felt that they had witnessed one of the greatest events of our time. As Helen Keller grew up and became the author of many books. " The Miracle Worker has always been a special play for me, " commented Mr. Proctor, " The stage crew, the interesting and creative costumes and Ughting all contribed in making the miracle Worker the successful production it was. " The fall play this year touched everyone ' s heart. Here in the School for the Blind, Annie says good-bye to her students, Annie (center), Jemae Gulliksen, Mr. Aragnos(right)„aiet Oiambers. Helen KellerCNancy Hill) searches for the latch to open Annie ' s trunk. Helen uses sign language to express lierself to Annie. Building strong bodies more than twelve ways concern Physical Education. Sis ' Arnold to retire Activity for everyone could be the guide for the Physi cal Education department. It is important to the department that classes both teach life long skills and life long habits that will give the students a better quality of life. Emphasis is on those sports and games that will allow people to particiapte after the graduation from school. It is also a factor that health habits can be learned that will enable the person in later life to live a longer and a more full life. This can be seen in the frequent tests in which the students tries to improve on his or her own best record. Not just physical development but also proper nutrition and physical habits that will be important in later life. Finally, the scope of gym classes is able to cover emotional growth. Winning and losing are not as important as winning and losing in a proper frame of mind and the involvement of participation is more important than eit- her. The values t hat physical education tries to teach now go far beyond the realm that the old time gym class ever considered. A class from PE readies for their very first cross country ski run thanks to equipment lent by Jack Root of the local Root ' s Ski Center. Basketball was part of the year in PE. A lot of strains and moans were heard in the weight room. In a co-ed gym class, some of the par- ticipants waited for llieir turn on the floor. The girls played some toiigli basketball in the gym classes. Media Center became the place for learning for both visitors workers. Use of material reached all time high The often unappreciated students are depednded upon by the Hbrar- ians, Dorothy Lombard, and Ken Crague, for their help, even though the volunteers might suffer verble abuse from other students. Some of the jobs the workers do are shelving, carding, filing magazines, and reading shelves. Those who have special talents are also welcome in the library, and they do such things as putting up bulletin boards and typing. During Christmas Vacation this year, Mr. Don Weaver gave North- rop a special treat. In the Audio Visual room stands a sound proof director ' s booth, which is used for video stage production. The booth was built by Mr. Weaver. Tom Vought is head of produc- tion. His assistant is Ted Kepler. This year, the Library and Audio Visual rooms have been especially useful toNorthropfaculty and students n c Mfdiu Ct-nlLT oilers a quid place to study. A c-bss, plus the regulars, Mark Kl-ii and Mark McNahli sludy very hard. A basketball game gives the A.V. people an excellent chance to get some experience in taping sporting events. Custodians did a big job with Northrop and grounds The two thousand people around here can be terribly busy and at times can create a terrible mess. Just ask any custodian. It is up to a crew of about ten men and ladies to be sure that all the litter and rubbish we leave gets put in its place and they are also supposed to see to it that the building stays in good repair and that the things that need to be fixed get fixed. Sounds like quite a big job, but that is not all. There is also the task of keeping all the grounds kept up, grass cut, leaves raked and landscaping in trim. And if there is any time left, the furnace and air conditioning have to be adjusted and kept at just the right setting so that everyone is comfortable. This job is getting bigger and bigger and it doesn ' t look like it will get easier. As the school budget gets tighter and tighter one of the first areas to get reduced in custodial. All these head aches now fall on Bob Lahrman who succeeded retiring boss Verl Mowan. The new head engineer is Eric Lind- quist who is responsible for the complicated machinery. w . -. —• », -.i».: Bob ColToy clears the lialls after Uic live iiiimitc stampede. Paul Booker looks over his Ireslily cut foolbuli field. C ' leaniri ' .! out the Coniniercial An room Is a lull lime job lor .loe Yane Distributive Education is in the business of business. Retailing skills and knowledge fundamental goal Distributive Education was one of tlie big attractions for the business department. All the skills taught in the marketing classes and in the first year DE class were put into play in on the job training for the seniors in DE ' s on the job work stations. It was a classic and profitable case of earn and learn. The junior students got experience running the Bear Necessities, an in school store that caterred to the Northrop needs. School sup- lies and other snack and gift items made up the bulk of the stores inventories. Trips to state and national DECA con- ventions and the contest that are held at the conventions make up a lot of the preparation time for the groups. Tim Matthias, DE coordinator was busy with his one the job check and with getting the employers lined up to take students for the program. If you have ever tried to get a job for yourself, you can appreciate what it is like for Mr. Matthias to set up situations for the over twenty students who are a part of the senior DE program. Distributive Education is a lot of work, but there is time for fun and high jinks, with a group of energetic students like the DE is prone to come up with, that ' s a part of life. When you hear someone is tied up in his DE work, they may be very serious. Joan May uses I ho adillii!; nuchim- I. Ikt Disirilnitivc l-,d (.lass. Mr. Bii , Docririor i:radL-s soiiK- lypiii); as the sludents are busy at work. D . stmlenl .loyee Wildey rinj s up an order at her job location. Arby ' s. DE contest winners are Carol Kaninicr. Mary Honor, Jana Johnson, Carrie Kern. LcAnn Wanley, Trina Godscliaik, Ladd Kmsey.and fuyla Miller. Tlie senior DE class proves you can be all tied up in the area as witness their president Ladd Kinsey. The tiers in the back are Beth Launer, Darryl Faag, Tammy Fortman, Kathy Ertel, Mary Stewart, Joyce Wildey, and Mark Cobley Snow disrupts school as student get surprise vacations Winter wonderland may be one name for the falling snow in Fort Wayne, but up in tlr£ Northrop country, it ' s refered to as time off. There were more than three weeks of school off when whole days and several days of the schedule beginning an hour late are counted. All that time away from Northrop was difficult on studies and classes, but most of the students looked on it as a nice break. It was mostly during the huge snow where FWCS was closed for more than a week that staying at home cooped up with parents and little brothers and sisters made Bruins begin to wish for the friendly hall and the busy classes of Northrop. Of course, not all the time at home was spent watching the tube and napping. All die snow created difficulties that students lent a hand with in the clearing of streets. the transportation of emergency supplies by four wheel drive and snowmobiles, and the mercy runs to the grocery store for family and neighbors. One of the real highlights of the big snow was the Saturday trip to South Bend by the members of the Northrop Hockey club to take part in a double header against squads from La Porte and South Bend Adams. The one day two way trip by parent convoy was quite an experience on snow packed and drifting roads. Snow was the real show stopper for the Northrop program and ju?t when it seemed that the snow traumas were over in March came the next big scare with the famous Energy Chrunch of the winter of 1978. I ' lirkm was nol too iiuilIi oi a |irolv k ' Mi aidiiinl Hiiilnlaiul. I iiialh ' . 1 Ik ' snow lu ' i;aii lo vanish a ' i.-vcr cinf hcuan lo hope lor Spring, This wimUt ' s slornis lirousihl oul all knuls ol lIoiIk ' s Io ki-op wajni. mm A snowy Northrop kepi nian ' of the local Bruins hoinL ' in hihernation. Tlie L ' ustodiiil crews were kepi bus ' with snow up to their necks as the ' tried to clear sidewalks I ' or tralTic. That walk to the car was cold! Then energy crunch cuts lights, heat, and programs sh And then the snows were gone... but so was the coal. By the end of February, the national coal miner str- ike had put a scare into public offi- cials as the stockpiles of coal to run the electric generators began to dwindle. Fort Wayne Community Schools ordered a fifty per cent cut back in all schools in line with ruling from the Indiana Public Service commission. Heat was turned back at Northrop to conserve electricity and the lights be- gan to dim. Hall lights were turned off except at passing periods and the outside rooms began to try to make due with window light as much as possible. It was a long struggle and we had trouble seeing the light at the end of the Journey. We more of- ten began seeing the dark at the end of the hall. There was a lot of talk of closing schools and giving students time off. However, the answer was found in conservation. The custodial staff went through the building and dis- conected over half of the lighting fixtures. Areas like the Indust- rial arts began to stop using equ- ipement that drew large amounts of juice, the audio-visual material were use d sparingly, and sports and extra-cirricular events had to be wrapped by five in the afternoons and never scheduled for weekends. And the dark either began to get lighter or maybe we got used to it. Tlie rumors about closing school quieted down much to the chagrin of students and much to the relief of school officials. The last big energy crunch came with the postponement of the state basketball tourney, a move more emotinal to many Hoosiers than the closing of the school. Finally, by the middle of Marcii, the lights began to burn brighter again. There was a settlement re- ached in the coal strike and stock- piles began to grow and at north- rop life began to pick up its norm- al rythym and pace. Teachers such ;is Mr. liarric Peterson moved in closer to the class. After school the halls were iimisuciUy quiet because of cancellations of extra-curricular activities. The everyda - routine was changed as the halls sol dark, it took two people to open lockers- one to flick a Bic and the other to work the combi- nation. The commons was used as a look-out for rides when the temperatures dropped below zero, and the snow- covered the walks. The blizzard in addition to the coal strike forced school officials to call off school creating scenes like the one one to the left. Wrestling Gaines led contender grapplers almost to the top Losing weight, running steps, getting hol- lered at by Coach Danley, and working out very intensely is what a wrestler goes through before he ever wrestles in a match at North- rop. These are the reasons for the great success the Bruin wretling team has had over the years and for this year ' s fine season. The team had some excellent individuals along with a good team effort posting a 9-3 record overall. Both the varsity and the reserve squads were in two tourneys during the season. They fared well in each. And a few of the grapplers did outstanding jobs. Those who had tourney successes were Larry Myatt, Mitch Horn, pat Karbas, and Darrel Gaines. The season as a whole went very good up until the last two matches. The Bruins were in the thick of things in the SAC with a 5-1 record before they faced Snider and Dwen- ger in the same week and lost both import- ant matches. Junior Darrel Gaines was the top Perfor- mer on the squad, going all the way to the Semi-State. Another outstanding wrestler was Larry Myatt who was named wrestler of the week by the Journal Gazette for his show as a heavyweight. Darryl Gaines concentrates intently on his next move in a key match against Snider. Qiarlie Kensil looks for advice in the sectional match at North Side. Senior heavyweight Larry Myatt struggles to maintain his lead over a Northside wrestler. 95-poimder Pal Kharbas prepares to start his maldi against a Panther o- ppoiient. Cheerleaders Style and grace, plus hard work mark cheerleaders Cheerleading looks easy, but don ' t let yelling at ball games fool you. It also gets you into planning pep sessions, getting ail the spirit item ready like signs for lockers and the cakes to be presented at pep ses- sions, and hundreds of other details. If you are still interested, then get ready to spend part of your summer at a Cheer leader camp learning the latest in new and different cheers and practicing gyrmastics and even how to breath properly. For those of you who are still interested be ready to give up a few days every week after school to practice the things that just aren ' t going right and a few evening every week for games and matches of all sorts. Then there is the travel, since you are expect ed to be everywhere the team is and they do travel quite a lot. If this schedule appeals to you, you are the kind of person who will make a good cheerleader. And that is the kind that we at Northrop are used to having. We are used to having the kind of person who works hard at boosting Bruin spirit, the kind of person who is willing to sacrifice all the time needed, We are used to winners. Bruin Booster Jeff Popowell yells words of encouragement during the North Side football game. Cjrolyn Caliill keeps the enthusiasm going while Adrian Wallace observes the team huddle during a time out. The Reserve Cheerleaders: Back Row- Kim Graber. Elise Krienbrink. Lisa Cahill, Caren Bauermeister, and Jean Darnell. Front Row- Kathy Martin. Mary Haire, and Denise Krienbrink. Seniors Gina Nahrwold and Lori Strahm express their feelings, as always by yelling. KneeUng before the class gift, the 1977-78 Varsity Cheerleaders and Bruin Boosters: Left to Right- Jeff Popowell, Carolyn Cahill, Laurie Strahm, Carrii Rowdon, Lori Boley, Janine Gunder, Tammy I-fbpkins, Gina Nahrwald and Mark Miller. ighty Mouthy Bruin speech team combined class and extra to polish speaking s. Bechtelheimer leaves team br stage area Tonsils ready, get set, GO. At least that is the general idea for the Northrop Speech team and department. Under the direction of Mr. Denny Bechtelheimer, the Mighty Mouthy Bruin Speech team were involved in numberous forensic contests on many Saturdays during the year. There were all levels of activity from the just beginner in Speech class to the various sections eligible for competition during the contests. Most of the members of the team, were from the advanced speech class, but some of the talkers were walk ons. If any one had the interest, he or she was most welcome to take part in the program. This was an unusually hard season for the speakers as the weather played a large part in the schedule. The extra snow and cold temperatures we enjoyed this year did their best to put a crimp in the plans of the people who had to be up and moving around so that they could be at school often before sun rise to be off to the meet. This season also saw the change where debate coach Walt Cook will take over the sponsorship of the whole speech team next year with Denny Bechtelheimer moving to the drama area to replace Mr. Jim Purkhiser. Mr. IkHhk ' lhcimcr prosonls ;iw;irds III llii; speech h;inqucl. lisu IX-Vilk- unci Hriiin Aikfiis iihservL- I he winners ;it ;i speeeh nieel. Learning to speak to others and understanding ways of life objectives of foreign language department For those who feel that there is only one way to say something, there is the Northrop foreign language department. With the new emphasis on the rapidly shrinking world, the ability to speak in more than one language is becoming more and more necessary. Northrop offers classes in Latin, Spanish, German, and French. With this selection in the traditional languages, students are able to converse with people from most of the western nations. And with the stress that non west nations put on basic languages, these options often can give a common language to people who are bilingual in their own right. Use of the language lab lets the student so a greater amount of speaking than would be possible in a traditional classroom and it also lets the student hear the language being used as it would be in the country of its base. But learning to speak a new tounge is only part of the foreign language program as there is also great emphasis on the learning of the local custom and the life style of the country that is being studied. Field trips at the local level include going to various Mexican and French resturants and even travel abroad. Mrs. Janet Weber has sponsored a tour of the Mediterrean for Northrop students and Miss Vickie Whistler took a group of students to Spain just this summer. Eric Aug.iburger lectures to a foreign language class. Oiarlottc Motz laughs at a joke told by another classmate in Spanish cla.ss l:i Mrs. VickiWhislcr talks (o her 4ih year Spaiiisli class. Doug 1-asick uses the old excuse. ' But my locker wouldn ' t open! ' " As he explain.s his lateness to Mrs. Wliisler. Northrop ' s Latin Club. back, left to right; Li,sa Brunson, Laura Clayiniller. Lonwenda Zeigler, Keith Waddell, Joyce Wildey. John May. Ginny Goodman. Dave Simpson. Cindy Motz, Mark Mark, Caroline Davis l-ront: Charlotte Motz. Mrs. Weber Brenda Kelly. Basketball ' Sis ' steps down as cage mentor Claire Helmreich struggles for reb as Cheryl Wyss and Laurie Giiard( get in position. Cheryl Wyss dribbleS»out of traffic against Dwenser. This was a rebuilding year for the girls ' basketball as a squad laced with seniors but liberally sprinkled with juniors and a soph or two went out to do battle. And do battle they did for good reason... this was the last year for Coach Sis Arnold at Northrop. It was almost a team motto that they wanted to do well for Sis, but wins were not in the cards as often as they would have liked them to be. But there was a scrapping spirit and the hustle to stay in almost every game that was surely a tribute to Coach Arnold as well as it was a tribute to the girls on the team itself. One of the watchwords for the squad was the scrappy guard play on both offense and on defense. It was the role of the guards to keep up the tempo and to harrass the other team to the point to making mistakes. It proved an exciting game to watch and one of the high points of the team had to be the iinproving attendence at home. The first few games were attended by only a hundred fans or so, but by the time the end of the season rolled around, there were almost double and sometimes triple that many Bruin fans in the gym. And the fans were rewarded by the type of game that they saw. Stamina seemed to be a problem as the last half often proved to be the doom of the Bruins. This was true in the sectionals as the hoine Bruins clawed and fought to stay within a single bucket of Dwenger onl to see the visitors pull away in the second stanza. Weather was no help this year as a long lay off during blizzard conditions upset the projected practice schedule and the energy crisis crippled the last part of the season. Ruth Overton makes a jump pass to a toammale under the basket. Laurie Girardot attenips a shot over the stretched hand of a Saint defender. Front Row Megan Beyler. Tammy MiUioIland, Ann Klopfenstein, Tammy Krider, Ruth Overton, Jamie McOure, Back Row Fred Blanl s, Shelly Bull, Laurie Girardot, Oaire Helmreich, Gieryl Wyss, Sandra Tliomas, Lesa Steinbacher, Sis Arnold. Laura Gerraidot takes a jumper with a pick from Jamie McClure. Tammy Milholland breaks down the court on a fast break. Coaches Arnold and Blanks congrat- ulate Tammy Milholland after a good game. Senior guard Ruth Overton get. ' bounce pass to Claire Helmrich 4 Junior Tammy Milliolland takes a 21) ft. jumper with a double pick set up to help. Coach " Sis " Arnold gives last minute instructions to the team. Coach Arnold gets off the bench after a disputed call. See ya, Sis " Sis " Arnold retired this year. She came to Northrop from a long and successful ca- reer as a gym teacher. Her whole orientation was recreation. She had never been involved in a competitive interscholastic coaching job. That was before last year. Then she became the girls ' basketball coach. In the last two years she has endeared herself to a whole new group. From teaching PE there are thousands of young and not so young ladies in Fort Wayne who love " Sis " and now there are more. Sis is one of the most respected and most loved teachers in the state. Her retirement is a just reward and we can only hope that summers at her lake cottage and winters skiing won ' t let her forget those people here at Northrop who still remember and love her for being our " Sis " . 3 w % 4 jfi % Afro club mourns Mrs. Bernice Irby ' s death in August Afro Club began the year on the saddest possible note with the death of Mrs. Bernice Irby, who had been the club sponsor since the beginning of Northrop. Her death was extremely sudden and occurred in August just before the beginning of school. Her many hours of effort on the behalf of the club and the members helped to make her loved and respected by students, by the faculty, and by the community. New leadership came in the form of Mrs. Louise Isom. who returned to Northrop after an absense working with the ' Title Pro- gram ' downtown in the Learning Center. Chief among the new programs from the Afro Club this year was sponsoring the Sa- vannah College Choir for an all school pro- gram. The choir was on a tour from their home base in Georgia. The outstanding member of the Afro Club was Kevin " Speedy " Allen. There was an official presentation at the Senior Honor Recognition night. Because of the efforts of the club in other area and the sponsorship of such events as the Savannah College choir, time did not permit for the Afro Extravaganze. llio Atro dull, Kim Smilli, Tim Jack- ,son. Tammy Ea.slcy. Darrcll Gaines, Bonita Harrison, Carolyn Jenkins, Art Jolinson, Mrs. Louise Isom, Elaine Hayes. Mike Howard, Lori Booker, Allen Burnett, Mike Latham, and Mr. Alonzo Epps. i Tlie Afro club sponsored the Savan- nah college choir to perform for an all school assembly. I Mrs. Louise Isom presents the Afro dub award to Kevin Allen during the Senior Recognition program. The Savanna h College choir sang quite a variety of music during the program. SWAS Learning Center gives opportunity for problems to be worked out with growth as the goal and results the measure Learning Center is now grown and is a big part of the School Within A School idea here at Northrop. Inside the SWAS and Learning Center are the specialty areas of education for those with learning difficulties and there is room for those who have classroom situa- tions that their is mutual agreement that it would profit them to be removed from and students who need a class on an arranged ba- sis. Learning Center faculty are Mrs. Kay Green, Mrs. Nancy Passwater, Mr. John Weicher, and Mr. Eric Beebe. One of the big advantages of the learning center is the willingness of the staff to work together and to help with other classes and students and to lend material such as books and films to each other. With their location in the up stairs section of E wing, the SWAS department and the Learning Center are doing their best to keep up the effort to help the students learn. Not every moment in SWAS is work, there is always time to share a joke. Group work has to be a big advantage for Learning Center Students. A quiet time helps concentration. COE helps clerical students land jobs, gain experience. Group also had extensive social schedule The best place to polish office skills has to be in an actual working office. That was the operating theory behind the Cooperative Office Education program. Advisor Rick Housel was responsible for selecting the best students in the commercial program and to then get them jobs to mat ch their interests. He was also responsible for the club that the COE students belong to, the Office Ed- ucation Association. The OEA was a busy with major activites of selling giant coloring books for a fund raising project, organizing and publishing the Bruin Buzz book, a phone book of students in Northrop, and having a banquet at the end of the year for the stu- dents and their employers. The success of the year can be judged by the fact that the banquet at the end of the year was held at McTavish ' s. Mr. Rick Housel addresses the COE Employers breakfast. Sadorah Bryant and Lisa Grady get it ready lor the regional contest as Ron Moser directs the activity at the rear. Maria Jones Is the ' up front person ' at the Standish Insurance aeencv. A: Tonya Flood and one of the COE em- ployers enjoy a club get together. Carol Knuth enjoyed her work station with the W. Anderson insurance olTice. left to right, Sadorah Bryant, Tersa Parker, Cindy Newman, Jackie Metsch, Tammie Fisher, Dawn Deming, Vicki Anderson. Doreen Shady, Mr. Richard Housel, Debbie McBride, Carol Knuth, Maria Jones, Teresa Ford, Ron Moser, Lori Holey, Tonya f ' lood, Judy Stahl, Ken Bacon, Carolyn Hagar, Jeanette Bojrab, Lynn Leahy, Becky Cashdol- lar, Anita Goyal. Laura Beyer, Richard Thompson, missing is Lisa Gradv There is always a Ughter moment in the COE room with that crew. ■J rtf ■ -11 " ' ' " Skiiers hit hills The group around Northrop that has been going downhill for years and isn ' t upset about it is the Slti club. This group of dauntless and daring slope masters sponsored two trips this year and took a bus load of Bruins up to the prime skiing country in Michigan each time. Sponsorship of the club was in the hand of Mr. John Weicher and he served as the moving force for the trips, additional chaperonship from other members of the faculty and from a number of students ' parents helped make the trips possible. There was no necessary level of ability to go on the trips and everyone from the new- est snow bunny to the advanced hot dogger were more than welcome. Equipment was availiable at the slopes and a special plan to give basic instructions to those who needed them was included. Both of the trips were one day soirees and the bus left earlier than some would have liked and many returned later and much more sore than they thought, but everyone was in fine shape with a day of sleeping in the next day and vnth a little more limping and favoring of hurting backsides. Overall success had to be judged on the fact that the most popular question when the group returned was, " Say, Mr. Weicker, when are we going again? " The skiers take off from the summit. Jan Heimlich and Sue Falk demon- strate the perfect kind of form. Karen Reed, Cindy Sowell, Colleen McClurg, and Lori Prince prepared for that ne. t rip down the hill. Jim Cook, Lane Doster, and Jim Eli- zondo get ready to hit the slopes as Jeff LindviUe observes. Shelly Johnson says, " Jean Claud Kiley sure makes it look easier! " Cindu Sowell, Leslie Clark, and Lori Prince prepare to take the tow rope to the top. Lori Prince shows off her outstanding form going down the ' Bunnny Hill ' . Varsity club hosts WMEE dee jay cage team To win the right to wear a Northrop athletic jacket and letter was only one of the honors associated with the Orange N. The second was to be a member of the new Varsity Club. The club was reorganized with the advent of lady letter winners and its name was changed from Lettermen ' s club. The Varsity club is largely a service club with its prime motives being to help the athletic department and do aid any of the schools sections that need support, but there is also a side of the club that is social. There were various open gym nights during the year in which the members were free to enjoy the facilities and then there were organized parties and picnics at the mem- ber ' s homes. The big moment of the year for the guys and gals in the varsity club came when the Athletic department sponsored the annual Athletic Banquet to honor all the winners of sports letters during the year and the attainments of the teams. Mr. Mike Danley shoots against the guard of John David Spangler of WMEE. Mr. .lim Keini trying to pass tlie ball. Tlie Faculty Basketball team consisted of, row 1 : Barrie Peterson, Bill Heincs, Eric Augsburger, Tim Matthias, Bob Trammel, Al Rupp, Row 2: Mike Danley , Art Schwab, John Weicker, Oiris Stavretti, Steve Steiner, Buzz Doeftlcr, Row 3: James Keim, Dave Hey, Ron Barnes, Howard Schneider. -—-zv Don Gerig, Bill Heins, Stretch Hollo- way, and Don Weaver sang quartet at pep sessions. Mr. Augsburger takes a shot. Mr. Schneider looking to see if his free throw is good. Some of the Varsity Oub members. Top, right to left: Mr. Peterson, Mark Seimer, Scott Scheele, Scott Riley, and Rusty Crumback. In the water: Angle Wi cite rn. Sue VanGorder, Val Adamson, and Carolyn Cahill. Hockey Hockey grows to two teams, tie for City Northrop Hockey has come of age ! ! Northrop sponsered two teams in this years High School League. The varsity won state runner-up, with a 17-2 record, and took a share of the city championship for the fourth straight year. The reserves compiled a 2-8-1 season against other schools varsity teams. The varsity had two early wins over North and Wawasee. Snider then marred thier record in a 6-0 game. But it was early in ihe year, some players were injured, and football was stUl in season. After that the team jeUed and set about to win the next 15 games. Included in the wins was a 6-5 score over Snider in the city champ- ionship game. Meanwhile the reserves, lacking experence, lost their first six games. The team got progressivly better and broke into the win column at Wawasee ' s expense, finishing off the last five games with two wins, a tie, and two losses. The varsity was led in scoring by Tom Salkeld, who with Mike Rogers and Scott Runge composed the ' Senior Line ' . The top defensemen were Dan Lobacz and team captain Dan Smith. Promise was shown by the ' Sophmore Line " of Dan Runge, Brian Thomson, and Dave Wallenstien. Two juniors Jim Elizondo and Matt Merriman along with sophmore Jim HUl made the ' Hot Line ' . Sometimes they were hot sometimes they were not. Defensemen Brett Branstetter and Jeff Whetstone along with goalies Drew Armstrong and John Blacketor completed the team. Junior Pat Yurkovic was the reserves high scorer, other goal getters were Ron Stewart and Tim Timbrook. The reserves playmakers were Mark Jones, Steve Wiegman, and Curt Mirwaldt. Forward Tom Salkeld gets some wa- ter before going back on the ice. Goaltender Drew Arnstrong makes a pad save against Snider. Coach Jim Sweeney checks the action on ice as the Bruins ready for a line change. State Most Valuable Player Brian Thron- son moves past Snider goalie Richardson. The 1977 Bruin Hockey club, front. Drew Armsttong, Mark Jones, Kevin Bollman.Dave Wallenstein, Scott Runge, Dan Lobacz, Jeff Wlietstone, Captain Dan Smith. Brett Branstetter, Tim Timbrook, Steve Weigman, John Blacketor. back. Coach Len Thorn- son, Larry Hindle. Tim Tassler, Curt Miiwaldt. Mark Steenport. Matt Mer- riman, Jim Hill, Tom Salkeld. Brian Thomson, Mike Rogers, Jim Elizondo, Jack Buck, Hans Lantz, Pat Yurkovic, manager Jill Geller, and Coach Jim Sweeney Northrop and Snider offer an hon- est congradulations after Northrop topped the Panthers 6-5 to tie for the City School Hockey Title. Hockey Bruins Indiana State runners up After a succesful season the varsity went to the state tourney. Thier first round opponents were South Bend Washington, who they shut-out 13-0. The big scorer in the Washington game was Dan Lobacz, who had three goals. Nine men scored in a great team effort. John Blacketor had the shut- out. Next in line was Clay, who the bruins blitzed 1 1-2. Sophmore Dave Wallenstien got the hat-trick that game to lead all scorers. Brian Thomson and Tom Salkeld both had a pair of goals. South Bend Adams, a team Northrop vanquished earlier in the year, was next to fall in a 9-4 game. Brian Thomson came through with a hat-trick and Tom Salkeld got two more. Columbus an undefeated Indy team was tougher.as the bruins came away winners in a 5-4 game. Salkeld and Thom son tied for honors with two goals each. Jeff Whetstone got the winner. The contest saw 57 minutes of penalties served to the bruins in what coach Jim Sweeney called ' a questionably officiated game ' The fmal game turned out to be a grudge match: Northrop vs Snider. Both teams had one loss at each others hands, and were looking to prove who was number one. Northrop took an early lead as Salkeld got two quick goals. Snider came back with the next two to tie it up. Whetstone put Northrop back in front and Thomson padded the lead to make it 4-2 before Snider woke up. The panthers got the next three goals. The last, and longest remembered, coming with 1 :07 left in the game. After the second place silver medals were passed out to a somber Northrop team. Sophmore Brian Thomson was awarded the South Bend Tribune ' s tournament MVP award. Brian had 10 goals and 21 assists for ' a total of 31 points in the five game tourney. Dan Lobacz gets one in past South Bend ' s goalie in the quarter finals. Brett Branstetter has a truly picture goal versus Adams Eagles. Biuin captain Dan Smith clears the puct; out of the corner. GoaUe John Biacketor makes a classy pad save as Dan Smith moves in to clear the rebound. Music Jazzbands a favorite among students and community Expression is one of the prime functions of the instrumental music section. Here is a chance to blow your horn or beat your drum and enjoy the music you make. It is also the chance to join with others and have their per- sonal talent and ability join with yours to do a better job, to make a richer sound. Prime among the groups are the orchestra and the stage band directed by Mr. Robert Rice. Often these groups are not given the same public notice accorded to the marching band, but their performances are profession- al in quality. It was the backing of the stage band, reconstituted as the pit orchestra that helped make the Musical " Once Upon A Mattress " the huge success that it was. In this age of public popularization, it takes a devoted musican to do the type of thing that doesn ' t get the acclaim. It is this type of student who concentrates on those aspects of instrumental music. Steve Billings, Phill Biancardi, Jeff Blackburn. Ricli Gerig, and Wally Faurote do what comes nattirally during a concert. Tlie Varsity band provides the talen to mal e up next year ' s concert and marching band leadership. Jazz band I gets down! Dave McConiga. Phil Biancardi. and Rick Gerig during the Jazz band ' s school assembly production. back, Ron Lee, Jack Buck, Bo Jur- gens, Jamell Weatherspoon, Keith Cook, Doug Thorne, Greg Fawley, Jeff Shaft ' , Scott Brown, Steve Sou- ers, Kevin Larry, middle. Tom Harris, Tuesday King, Phil Biancardi, Guy Welty, Hohn Wicker, John May, Larry Wiiteside, Dave Tliorne, Mr. Robert Rice, front, Mike Fredboolm, Mark Faxon, Mike Cox, Cliris Roussey, Phyllis Wegmann, Karen Reed. Paul Shick. Robin Elmer. Cheryl Oliver. Ken I ' uhrman. Paul Schultze. Glenn Stal- ler. and Mr. Barry Ashton. back, Phil Biancardi, Dave McConiga, Mr. Barry Ashton, Wally Faurote Tim McCrea, Mi. Bob Rice, Tim Chris- tofel, Tom Jaxthemer, Kurt Rich- ardson, Bret Wise, Brian Fallon, Rich Roberts, front, Jeff Bryan, Rick Ge- rig, Don Oesch, Mike Evard, Stacey Pearson, Jeff Blackburn, Sterhng DePew, and Darrel Friar. Science keeps pace with rapidly expanding fields and tries to keep np with inflation on a fixed budget The variety of classes offered in science is getting more complex each year. Northrop is trying to keep up with the advances in the field to prepare students for the future in a college course or training for a technical job. There are still the basic classes in biology physics and chemistry, but now there are new chances in air science, and advanced classes to work on projects of the students own choosing as independent projects. One of the major problems is the ever present shortage of funds, but with all of the skill at their call, the staff tries to stretch the money as far as possible by making their own equipment whenever posible and even having their own facility to make distilled water. With the ambition and resourcefulness of the Northrop science faculty, even if the fu- ture isn ' t flush, it will be keeping pace. Senior Tami Hopkins displays her interest in an, experiment for her advanced chemistry class. Oiris Rous.sey observes very small and strange objects from his microscope. Junior Julie Norris knows notes are important for arry -Science class. Pliysics teacher Mr. Bob Trammel helps a beunldered Troy Moore. Mr. Bernie Richardville decides what is next for his class. Junior Gail Jurczewsky observed the reaction taking place in the test tube. — ■• -V 1... 3; a Etc 78 presented during school due to snows With the great time off school for the snow and the energy problems, the fact of The Etc. ' 78 seemed doubtful. But with the resour- cefulness of the cast and the determination of director Del Proctor, the show hit the new stage of being a during school assembly. Instead of being presented on two even- ings, the show was presented in the morn- ing and students contributed for the great privilege of seeing the show instead of giving their attention to class. Some of the acts fell victim to the delay and the show was pared to less than an hour with several of the skits shortened and some totally dropped. But the enthusiam was still infectuous. With the shortening, the performance moved quicker and seemed to be more entertaining. One of the major drawbacks to the neccessary rescheduling was the absence of an adult aud- ience. Many of the parents who would have enjoyed the show were unable to attend as were many graduates who enjoy getting back to Northrop to see old friends. Curt Ewing and Teresa Pond display their mechanical talents. Rich Hill has ' Magic to do ' , while Brenda Hood sings along. Mike Fredbloom and Scott Brown paly for the crowd. Sandy Cooper. Janis Hunt. DeDe Riddle, and Cathy Muller are lead by Jeanette Cooper in a rousing chorus of noise. Jack Morris performs a guitar solo. Brian Aikins tells Teresa Pond she ' s the only robot in his life. Basketball Cage fortunes mixed for Dillie ' s last year After the Ednonds injury, North- rop rebounded for a quick win at the Elmhurst Tro}ans ' gym in a close, cru- cial S.A.C. game ' . This set the cagers ' hopes high going into the Holiday Toutnament as Northrop drew Elm- hurst for their first round game. But, due to minor injuries for forwards Bruce Rogan and Mark Siemer and gaurd Scott Riley, and the sidelining og center Craig McKinney with a ma- jor injury, the Bruins were defeated by the Trojans in a well played game on both sides. Then the Bruins hibernated for the remainder of the holidays. But they didn ' t sleep too long as they won two of their next three conference games and dropped a non-conference match. This set the stage for the confront- ation against arch-rival S.A.C. oppon- ent, the Snider Panthers. But the Pan- thers were on a winning streak and just couldn ' t be overpowered anywh- ere on the Coliseum floor as they rou- ted the Bruins 70-60. As the basketball season wound down, the Bruins just wouldn ' t slow up. They finished strong by winning four of their last six games. This got their hopes up high going into the Sectional. The Bruins totally emba- rassed New Haven by almost 40 po- ints with execellent teamwork very rarely shown during regualr season play. In the semi-final game of the Sec- tional Toutnament, everybody in Bruin country had caog tif ' Hoos- ier Hysteria!! Keith Edmonds flashed an orange towel with the words " Th- e Believers " printed on it in prismic letters. The game started with Northrop han ng on close to South Side by the billiant outside shooting of guard Art Jordan. It ended as the most nail- biting game ever witnessed as Northrop lost, 65-58. But the game wasn ' t a loss at all as it showed the rest of Fort Wayne that the Bruins could have accomplished what everybody had expected of them is given more time. Overall, it was an up and down season as the team played exellently at times anly to falter at others. Al= though their record was a disappoin- ting nine nine wins, 11 losses and 7th place in the S.A.C. , the Bruins went out with a bang. Art Jordan, picked the teams mvp, was named to the All S.A.C. first team. Heading the Bruins next year will be A.C. Eldrdge who has to start almost from scratch with only two players returning. The remainder of the team should be made up of the fine talent coming up from this year ' s fine reserve team. Senior Scott Scheele drives around a Dwenger opponent on liis way to the bucket. Center Craig McKinney struggles to get a shot off, as Scott Riley looks on SOPHOMORE TEAM- Coach Keim, Tony Guy, Gary Hamilton, Lamont Roberts, Rod Putt, Teddy Dunbar, Brian Tliornson, Jamie Curry, Er- nie Byers, Keith Wilson. The Bruin bench and fans watch the action intensely at the Colis- eum. tfxt year will IS to start ,1 only two emainder of ■; up of the tn this year ' s All of Northrop had its eyes on the 1977-78 Bruin cage team and with go- od reason. They had virtually the wh- ole team back, including three memb- ers of the starting lineup from last ye- ar. The media also thought highly of Northrop, ranking the Bruins 13th in the pre-season poll. The season started off well enough with Northrop avenging the previous season ' s loss to Dekalb by destroying the Barons by a sizeable margin. The Bruins opened thier home season ag- ainst highly rated North Side (which ended the regular season ranked nu- mber one) in a heartbreaking four point loss, 70-66, in which Northrop was awarded only four free throws, making two. Then started a sown hill accelar- ation, losing to highly ranked South Bend Adams and S.A.C. to Harding. The bottom of the hill came when Northrop hosted Warsaw at its home court. In this contest the Bruins dart- ed out to a fast lead and held it all through the first half. Then came the crucial third quart- er. Keith Edmondsa, second year starting forward who eventually made All-State, hustled after a loose ball and seemingly stepped out too far thus injuring his knee. However, the injury healed prematurely and North- rops ' s fans ' heads were raised again but only for a brief time. Edmonds re-injured his knee in pr- actice, only this time for good. A dark shadow fell over the Bruins ' cage future as Edmonds watched the remaining games from the sidelines. Coach Bob DiUe studies the play in his final game as the Bruin mentor. Bob DiUe and former Northrop Prin- cipal Paul SpuUer share the thrill of victory after Dille ' s State Oiampion- ship victory. Basketba Much experience was gained on the reserve and soplimore basketball team this year. With almost all sophmores on both teams it was mostly basic fundamentals. Teamwork and defense was stressed by coaches Chris Stavreti and Jim Kiem. As the season progressed it paid off highly. The reserve team ended up with an impressive 14-5 record over-all and an 8-1 record in the SAC. The sophmore team compiled a 00-0 record. Many of the sophmore players concentrated more on reserve. With 12 seniors on the varsity this season all the positions will be open next year. Tall junior Jeff Holt, who went up to Varsity in the last part of the season, dominated in reserve games. He is 6-5 and surprised every- one in the Wayne game with a slam-dunk. Junior Tim Jackson goes high for the tip against Northside ' s Stan Powell. The top rated Redskins went on to slip by the Bruins by 4 points. Mark Siemer drives on Elm- hurst ' s Mark Maxwell in holiday tournament action at the Coliseum. ? ,.jia ' j: ' :.j:t ' . ' .v. ' ,j}-iv y ' -nitiiggB; ©. D The members of the Men ' s choir also served as a stage crew when needed. The girls in Advanced Girls ' choir al- ways have a dance and song ready at the snap of a finger. " I have something on my mind... " Front Row-Mgr. George Samaan, Curtis .lones, Paul Smith, Scott Scheele, Troy Moore, Scott Riley, Art Jordon. Back Row- Coach Dille, Kieth Edmonds, Mark Siemer, Tim Jackson, Jeff Holt, Craig McKinney, Bruce Rogan, Tom Voght, coaches Keim and Staveretti. Music ■T% The members of the Men ' s choir also served as a stage crew when needed. The girls in Advanced Girls ' choir al- ways have a dance and song ready at the snap of a finger. " I have something on my mind... " nquiry Center grows as place for seeking ds to dig as deep and throughly as needed. Popularity reflected its success The concept of inquiry center is to take a number of gifted students and let them have a hand in exploring their own courses. There is a greater emphasis on projects and helping yourself to find the needed information and then having the group evaluate and discuss a number of explainations for what was seen. Social science, Math, Science, and English are all covered in the Inquiry Center and it is almost a self sufficent community. Working with the same group of people, both faculty and students, lets more rapport and trust be established and also eliminates the need for a lot of preliminaries. The students can get down to work. This year saw the slight modification of some students taking most of the Inquiry Center classes, but going out to the regular classes when it would work out best. Flexi- bility was one of the strongest parts of the program and will help the students when it is time to leave school for social roles. Aide Betty Loper was the central point for Inquiry Center traffic. Mr. Nat Wittenberg leads a heavy discussion in the Social Studies section. mm - ' As Inquiry Center English teacher. Eric Beebe does his O.J. Simpson imitation; it reflects on his busy schedule. Music Orchestra one of top groups in instramental music If Little Boy Blue were a student at North- rop he would be in the instramental music foi the chance to blow his horn. And he would have a lot of company. The success of the music program can be seen in the fact that the music department has some of the largest classes per teacher in the whole building. There is an opportunity for everyone to do their thing. If actual playing isn ' t what your want, their are all the areas that go with the groups. Flags, Pom-pon, drum majors, and a flock more. But it is in the playing that the real job of the personnel in the department comes in. Learning to play an instrament is something that will stay with a person and that will be a valuable form of recrefition in the future. It is also a point that the students who have been in the program are better listeners of music. They found that their interests an( even their appreciations have broadened. Don ' t let anybody tell you that music ' s a fringe area at Northrop. It ' s here to stay. Orchestra, front, Tanya Seslar, Nar- cissa Solero, Jeanctte Coper, Janet Guy, Ginger Springer, Mark Henry, Stephanie Kjdd, Jenny Lehman, Li.sa Arnold, Don Guy, Jill Harris, second row, Cheryl Cook, Ann Klopfenstein, Kim Scott, Diana Junk, Kirsteen Don- nally, Lori l- ' ritz. Sue Bloom. Jeff Blackburn, Julie Johnson, Don Oesch, Bob Zbacnik, Kelly Thomas, Tina Junk, Doris Belcher, thrid row, Lori Shively, Tim Eppele, Terry Hopper, Dee Younger, Linda Haley, Brenda Woods, Helen Solero, Pam Allen, Greg Fawley , Jamel Weatherspoon. Steve Billings, Jeff Walling, top row, Rita off. Sherry Piepenbrink, Wally Faurote, Rick Gerig, Phil Biancardi, Jamie McOure, McOure, Dave McConiga, Deanna Bates, top, Rita Espinoza. Kathy Walker, Linda Murphy, Rhonda Jac- quay,adn Mr. Robert Rice. Jeff Burden is flanked by tlie sounds of brass and wood. Teri Black, Sue Bloom. Stacey Pe son, and Lori Fritz perform. Mark Sumney practices for an import- ant concert. v ll phases of Industrial Arts from metals to - ' ' ower to drafting to woods open at Northrop. Steiner named new department head Saws buzz, drills whine, and sanders roar as the Industrial Arts classes learn by doing and develope the skills that will stay with these people all their lives. The days of the lA being a second class program are gone in this era of skilled needs for the various industries. College has now become a new field to train in for a job and the role of the vocational classes and college prep are beginning to draw closer together. Northrop offered classes in drafting, metal metal working, wood working, and samll engine and electrical work. For the student who wanted a more depth approach, there was the option of going down town to the Regional Vocational School. Leadership in the department was in the hands of Steve Steiner. Steve handled the department head job and taught classes in drafting. One of the big weeks of the year came in May for the students as their works were put on display in the commons for the big Fine Arts Festival. Examples of all classes from Electricity to Drafting to Woods was out for the admiring and exclaiming of the large crowd who attended the Pops Con- cert. Many students also made a point of browsing through the Commons before catching the bus on Friday afternoon. Precise measurement is a must according to Junior Randy Prott. Kenny Johnson sands down a piece of wood. Boole worlc is also a must in drafting. Bret Branstetter helps a fellow classmate. Quality work comes from G 106. These guys show that Industrial Arts is not all hollow wood. FCA brings donkey basketball to unsure Bruins One of the newest clubs in Northrop was the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. The FCA is associated with the national group headed by such sports luminaries as Bruce Jenner and Bub Wilkinson. Its purpose is to promote the awareness of the part that the Christian faith plays in the sports world and the similarity of ideals since good sportsman- ship is based on Christianity. Northrop ' s chapter was sponsored by Mr. Art Schwab. Meetings were often held at Mr. Schwab ' s home and combined a study discussion and more social refreshments and some just plain enjoying. The FCA chose as a fund raising event the strange sport of Donkey Basketball. This is a regular game of basketball, but the teams have only four per side and play astride the donkeys that give the game its name. Th ' e night was set up with a senior team playing teachers and letterwinners playing a coaches team. The seniors and coaches won their preliminaries and then the seniors downed the coaches in the title game. George Samaan has an unusual way lo make a ' dunky ' shot. Mr. Bernie RichaidviUe has a talk with his donkey who doesn ' t seem interested. Rob Thome tries to get a chance to get back on his donkey, donkey ' s unfriendly. FCA group, top, Scott Riley, Jeff Lin- ville, Claire Helmrich, Ann Mark Seimer, bottoin. Tammy Hop- kins, Pam Byer, Lore Strahm, Miss Vicki Wiistler, Mr. Art Schwab, Angle VVichern, Carolyn Caliill, Paula Clif- ford, Sue Van Gorder, Craig McKin- ney. A.. Rob Thorne and Adrian Wallace help show the fans who is who. Mr. Jim ' Cowboy ' Keim doesn ' t look too sure about his noble mount. Ample opportunities exist in the vocal music section Variety was one of the watchwords in the choir section. From the up beat sounds that the Swing Choir to the more traditional idea of the Madrigals, the tempo and the pace are always changing. And this variety in the number of offer- ings means that there was a place for all of the Northrop students who wanted to be a part of the vocal music program. From the beginning choirs to the top levels, it was possible to find what you were good at and to do it. And there was a full range of programs to give each of the groups a proper forum for the showcasing of its abilities. From Concert Choir ' s big and successful show at Christmas to the special dance numbers for Advanced Girls ' group, there was a spot for everj ' one. Mr. Bill Heins has been so successful in the vocal music choirs that this year a new face or should we say voice was added to do what was needed. Mr. Mike Whitlock joined the faculty and helped with the choirs. Mr. Bill Heins directs a junior high choir during a winter workshop. Mr. Mike Whitlock leads the full Girls ' Choir during a Wednesday night concert. HO e OF THE Mr. Bill Heins was the man who got all that music out of the Girl ' s Choir. • — ' •i2!ii V Hfe ' ;; i.-- ■■ ? i £t f OTr |T|p [l l ■-•: fcint «H1S . ' ifi H r-J : J3BL r " w e 1 Ttfc B E Mb -v »4.-- -a«Mt-j . •aj n t Si SM ' A: ... -11 g i Swing choir was always a hit with the student body, especially during class time when there was an assembly. During a Swing choir performance, Holly DeCamp solos a lyric from " Hd like to be in America " . Plumanns retires, but her seven years of y leadership as department head create strong situation for math to prosper. There may be a move to retum schools to the old days of reading, writting, and ' rithmatic, but the math department is a bit too far gone to go back. The columns of figures to cipher have been replaced by minicalculators and a series of computer terminals hooked up to Purdue University. But in the background, and often with a push to the very front, is a hard line on the fundamentals that must be understood as a second language is the answers are to be correct. General math, algebra, geometry, and the more advanced sciences are open to the students at Northrop. And for those who want to learn to speak the language with a more modern accent, there is the computer math class. All math classes have access to the ter- minals, but this special class gets down to the advanced study of making the marvels of wire and tubes and transistors work. Stability has been the key word in the department with only one new teacher to be added. That was Mrs. Elaine Stuckey who taught three classes a day this year. Next year, however, will be the first to see Bruinland open without the math de- partment head. Miss Leona Plumanns is going to retire. She is the only person to have served as department head for the ma til since Northrop opened.. Her strong drive and leadersliip have molded math in a form that will carry on to help students leam the fasination of numbers. ' ■Ml A Sophniore math studenl types a problem otito the computer and awaits the print out. Mr. Tluasher and studenl, intelligently go over another math problem. Mrs. Plummans quietly and peaceful- ly concentrates. And the computer says . Kurt Riehter studies the computers readout. Gymnastics Hey guides gymnasts to another banner year Hey, there... or more likely Hey here as Northrop welcomed its main man in Gym- nastics in the form or new girls ' coach Dave Hey. Coach Hey inheritated a tradition of strong gymnastic teams with the stress put on by previous mentors and the attention of Phys Ed deaprtment head, Mr. Tom Tom. And its tradition kept giving Northrop ' s fans more to cheer about with a close race for the SAC title and an almost dash for a sectional crown. Both the city and the sec- tional crowns eluded the Bruins, but it was a year ofrgood showings as the girls were in every meet as a team and could usually be counted on to pop one or two really fantas- tic performances with each evening. This winter saw the same problems hit the gymnastics team that effected every other Indiana high school winter sport and there was a day to day unsureness as to wheather the weather or the energy situation would permit the regular schedule. But in spite of the adverse conditions, the gym was to be filled better than in the past as the num- ber of fans keeps on growing. With the strength of the beginning and the intermediate programs, the team will be a factor for Hey for the next few seasons. Sue Van Gorder concentrates on her next move in a dual meet with Dekalb. f J During the warmup, Carolyn Cahil is caught waving to Russ Cruniback " 5 in the stands. •flfi WMWIt •!► Beginning level performer Tanya Walker gives her precision ' tight performance on the uneven bars. Tlie 1977-78 Northrop Gymnasts: Left to Right- Anita Jackson, Shelly Clark, Carolyn Cahill, Sue Middleton. Carma Tom, Cami Rowdon, Tanya Walker, Kim Orendorf, Janine Gunder, Ruthie Richeson, Laura Larimer, Sue Van Gorder, Gina Brown, Caren Bauermeister. Back Row- Jill Lemna, Coach Dave Hey, and Kim Graber. Home Economics shows how living skills " y 2iv necessary for survival in present day. Guys welcomed into classes Gone are the days when a strict line kept gals in Home Ec and the guys out. There are still more ladies in the program than gentle- men but openings do exist. Men have as much reason to leam how to be handy in the kitchen as women do, maybe more to witness their fondess for eating. And when a seam rips, or a botton pops, knowing how to use a needle and thread can help. And in other ways the programs are now changing. The old sewing class is becoming a class in fashion design for advanced students and more than boiling water is being consid- ered in home management. All of these changes are in keeping classes responsive to the needs of the super mobile student ' s future. For one of the most update areas in the school offerings, take a good look at what went on in the home ec classes! 1 r r II The counter became useful in » , clothing class to cut out patterns. Two girls put a pattern together. Mrs. McKee demonstrates cooking techniques for her foods class. Mrs. McKee watches over : students take a test- Mrs. Yoquelet helps a student prepare to sew. Track Schneider leads tracksters to 6th in SAC Coach Howie Schneider took over the reins of the girls ' track team this year and was able to guide them to a respectable 7-4 re- cord. The gals were also able to win a first in sectionals with Gina Brown and her ef- fort for the Bruins, while team mate Anita ifackson copped a second in the 80 yard hurdles. The medley relay team of Gina Brown, Carolyn Cahill, Marilyn Stewart, and Deanna Bates rounded out the higher sectional finishers with another second.. This team was laced with seniors for the stablizing influence, but was largely made up of Sophomores and Juniors which should bode well for the next couple years. One of the high points of the season was the SAC meet where Gina Brown set a new meet record with a long jump of 17 ' 5 " . Gina and her team mates were able to put together enough points to end up sixth in the SAC for this year. Karen Weber runs on. Left to right, front: Joyce Wildey, Jeanne Meyer, Leona Davis, Julia Shelton, Carolyn Cahill, Gina Brown, Beth Hoastor, Yvonne Brabson, Bettye Dean, Denise Kreinbrink, Kim Graber. Back: Mr. Blanks, Qaire Helmrich, Cherrie Hobeck, Mary Beyler, Deanna Bates, Marilyn Stewart, Laura Qaypool, Justina Jaquay, Sue Burton, Anita Jackson, Karen Reed, Mr . Schneider. The relay team of Carolyn Cahill, Marilyn Steward, Gina Brown, and Deanna Bates stand to receive one of their many ribbons. ' ' What ' s Bruin ' has busy schedule as new sports magazine published on seasonal basis. Total preprinting production handled by students Student involvement in the school news paper at Northrop stopped just short of the press itself. The " Whafs Bruin " staff did all the the type setting, writing, drawing, photo- graphing, and page already for the pressman layout. This do it ourselves attitude gave many of the advanced journalism students a chance to learn about parts of the newspaper process that high school programs often neglect. And in the case of the extra hours of work to set all the copy for the paper on two composers, and to make all the heads on one troublesome headliner, it gave some headaches and ulcers. Senior leadership proved strong as Kelly Thomas, Tom Voght, Tanya Webb, and Deb McBride alternated between pleading and demanding that the work be done. Highlights of the year included Tom Voght and Ruth Overton creating a sports supplement that came out three times during the year and covered the three sports seasons. And then there .was the draft, or at least the time that Kelly Thomas and photographer Rob Thorne were invited to join a tour of student journalist traveling to Fort Knox in Kentucky to view the " new army " . Many of the the traditional pitfalls were waiting for the student journalists. People didn ' t like the opinions expressed in some of the editorials, clubs and groups sometimes felt their activities had been slighted, and it seemed like someone always got missed when the papers were put in the lockers. But as the year went along, things go smoother and by the time we were ready for summer vacation it was almost a shame to break up a group that had learned to work together and get a Job done so well . The hall line up on [-riday shows the ' What ' s Bruin ' has a quite a readership. Reporter Deb Nichols gets the straight story from Mr. Bill Brown. Katliy Younger gets a little homework Ruth Overton. Matt Merrinian. Martlia done after getting her stories written. Left to right, Torn Salkeld, Kathy Yoiinder. Mike Rogers, Jo Dell, Scott Runge, Jackie Puterbaiigh, Tanya Webb, Deb McBride, Annette Resor, Deb Nichols, Lori Stein, Tom Voght, Lacy, Chris Byrde, Sue Middleton, Kim Moore, Mary Ann McClure, Ker- ry Little, Robin Lay, Chris Naull, Phoebe Nault, Laura Claypool, Kelly Thomas, Adrian Wallace, Hanna Thompson, Lisa Terry, and Dede Antoine «; Business manager Deb McBride does a quick check for ad prospects. Editorial editor Kelly Thomas gets a worried expression about some of the stories her staff turned in. The sports staff gets their special mag- azine together as co sports editor Ruth Overton at right and Matt Merriman put copy down while co sports editor Tom Voght and Paul Smith work on a page lay out. Cameras, film, and darkroom mark of publications photographers. Northrop ' s group largest in city Publications ' photography at Nortfirop is coming of age. At the annual BaJl State University Journalism contest, the photogs from Northrop fopped five awards with Rob Thome and Doug Fasick taking firsts. Marc Straub wiiining a second and a third, and Dawn Denuyl scoring an honorable mention. Three press photographers also decided to try a different medium and enter the National Scholastic Art Contest and all the had entries hung. Marc Straub won a Gold Key finalist and an honorable mention, John Ribar took a Gold Key and an honorable mention, and Rob Thorne was awarded three honorable mentions. Tim Eppele had a good year as he picked up a job with a local professional and had a hand in several slide shows presented on the local television. One of the watch words had to be exper- ience as the variety of assignments gave all photographers a chance to cover everything from sports to the theater. Experience in anything can be traumatic as the many rolls of film that were less than right showed. But the many good pictures that were a mirror for the year and that filled the yearbook and the newspaper were more of a barometer for a successful photo year. Tim Epple and Jim Matthews get ready to shoot another Bruin pep session. Head Photographer Rob Thorne keeps his eyes open tor another unusual or exciting picture. Bob Crosby joined the graduates but only in the line of duty. Tim Epple has a wild look common to photographers, but the key in the teeth is optional. Mike DeFord spends time looking over ads in the photo magazine. Left to right, Rob Thorne, Marc Straub, Dawn DenUyl. Tim Epple, EricClemmer, John Ribar, Jeff Whet- stone, Shannon Johnson, Brenda Jones, Larry Kaiser, up the stairs is Oiris Hare, Bob Crosby, Tim Tassler, Rick Potter, Brad Kenndy, Mike De Ford, Jeanne Madden, and Jeff Wal- danger. Bear Tracks staff produces 232 page edition and deliver it to the printer camera-ready This was truely a rebuilding year for the Bear Tracks staff. Most of last year ' s staff of seniors left and many of the positions were filled with converts from the school newspa- per. They were led by a hard corp of Kathy Overmeyer, Maria Jones, and Barb Berry. Kathy served as editor and did most of the lay outs, while Maria ran the album section. Barb worked with design and copy. Mike Manning joined the group from the newspaper and brought his expertise in copy to help. Also helping with album was Steph Schnellbach and Lori James. Copy help came from Julie Sipes, Matt Merriman, and Rich Johnloz. Main stays in the production area were Mike Parrish and Tim Tassler and chief helper for the album was Carol Knuth. Mike Parrish, Tim Tassler, Barb Berry, Maria Jones, and Rob Thorne led a group of very determined staffers who lived in the journalism room for two weeks after school was out to finish up the yearbook. But it was all worth it as the final deadlines were met and the printer ' s representative was able to promise delivery of the books by the end of August. v lT front, Steph Schnellbach, Barb Berry, Lori James, Kathy Overmeyer, back, Mike Manning. Mike Parrish, Rob Thorne, Tom Voght, Tim Tassler, Julie Sipes, not pictures Maria Jones, Carol Knuth, Julia Shaffer, and Mike Seibt. Kathy Overmeyer takes a break from tedious composer work. Barb Berri ' edits a page of copy for the yearbook. Maria Jones and Carol Knuth can ' t believe the things people do for the camera. Mike Manning and Barb Berry work on a yearbook lay out. Track Track strives for wins, team and personal According to the ancient Greeks, track is one of the purest orders of athletic activity. There is the personal level that track gets up to where each man competes not against the person in the next lane, but against his own best effort. With the success of the Northrop track team, the ancient Greeks would have been very proud. Northrop combines the feeling of a team effort with the purity of personal striving. And the results are excellent. Northrop was able to finish as the runner up in sectionals while beating SAC champ Snider by four points. Totally up 79 points with 39 from the field events, Paul Hyndman took two firsts in the shot put and the discus while Larry Myatt won a fourth in the shot. Junior Chip Chevillet did an outstanding job, copping a first in the pole vault. Chip ' s team mate Stu Fuller soared up for a sixth place. Junior John Ribar took a sixth in the high jump, but injured an ankle to keep him from completing his attempts and probable stoppinj him from taking a higher placing. The only Bruin to win a championship in the running portion of the sectionals was a senior stalwart in Jim Ehle. Ehle captured his specialty, the 880 yard dash. Charles Trigg was clipped by a tenth of a second in the hurdles and had to settle for a seoond while fellow Bruin Wendell Wilder captured the sixth place.. Distance also had its Northrop contingent as Jeff Wood took third in the mile run. Sophomore Glen Moore was fourth in the grueling two mile run while Senior Scott De Ford came in sixth. The sectionals was a good show for the Northrop squad, with several outstanding teams in the city giving great competition. Wendell Wilder receives the baton from Ken Jones. Jim Elile speedily shows his talent. Paul Hyndman thrusts the discus. Paul HyndiTiLin puts his all into putting the shot put. Ken Jones confident of taking over the lead. ! f ' f s .. e.- ■ wr-W ' WW r V . - l : ' - f lf 4 M( Wi . i » t " i " - :»i Up and over is Chip Chevillets strategy. Track Special thanks are in order to Coacli Bar- rie Peterson for the job that he has done with the Northrop track program in the seven year history of the school. A lost has been said of the fantastic winning records and the greatness of the performers, but the real strength in the having of Barrie Peterson as a coach is in what he tries to do with the young men who come out and run for the team. Barrie is interested in seeing each do his best so that he will know how to push when it is necessary. There are times when life is a lot like running a race and at those times it is valuable to be able to go all out. And Barrie is interested in seeing young men develope in the internal ways. His plans for next year include helping iwth the Fel- lowship of Christina It ' s amazing the way long races don ' t tire the coaches out! Jeff Wood strides to victory. 4 ' iw. , ■ m Charles Trigg demonstrates the per feet hurdle form... be in front. Coach Barrie Peterson helps Jeff Wood work out the rough spots for the last race. Jim Ehle, Coach Barrie Peterson, Marc Straub all hope for the best with John Ribar ' s hurt ankle during sectionals, but hopes were dashed when John could compete no more. Golf Coach Oliver ' s first year sees Riley sectional medalist Golf saw a new coach this year as Bruce Oliver toolc over the reins of a new and very unexperienced squad. But that squad was laced with underclassmen to build for next year and lead by seniors Scott Riley and by exchange student Hans Lantz to make a bid this year. The won loss record was up and down as the varsity edned up 9-21-1 overall and with a 7-10-1 tally in the SAC. But the record did not show the brightest point as Scott Riley took medalist honors for the sectional with a sudden death shoot out. The sectional team was composed of D J Wagner, Scott Riley, Hans Lantz, Rich Beck- man, and Kevin Donnelly Bill Deakin, Dan Robinson, and Rich Koldewey also played on the varsity during the regular season. lioiu, Ld Giuevora, UoUi iiiowii, Payne Brown, Richard Koldeway, Rich Beck man, DJ Wagner, back. Coach Bruce Oliver. Tom Voght, Dan Robinson, Dirk DenUyl, Scott Riley, Bill Deakin, Kevin Donnelly, and Hans Lantz. This swing got DJ Wagner where he is today, phying Putt-Putt. Rich Beck man and DJ Wagner hne up a putt. DJ Wagner is framed by his bag ; i - f he gets just the right lie on a putt. Senior Hans Lantz shows good form on this drive. Social studies tries to give student preparation for living in modern society. Helping to live in today ' s society is the big job of the Northrop Social Studies department and they take their job seriously. It may have been in the study of history to see how we fit into the pattern of civilization, timely, it may be in sociology to see the possible modes of life today, or even phychology to learn of the workings of our own mind, and the minds of those around us. This year saw the expansion of new ways of teaching using simulation where students are able to approximate actual experiences in politics or finance or international relations. This year also so the introduction of many guest speakers as everyone from ordinary but opinionated citizens to politicians, to law en- forcement officers visited the classrooms. It even saw the visiting of US representative Dan Quale by a phone hook up where he could be addressing the questions of students from a number area high schools. Like every year, this year was a year for a number of new approaches, and for leamrng. Mr. Don Weaver and Mr. Lloyd Weber review a slide show for use in history classes. Weaver and Weber made up the show on Fort Wayne themselves. Tlie Northrop debate team, seated Linda Buttle, Denise Robinson, Mr. Walter Cook, Julie Wagner, standing, Rita Es- pinosa, Steve Scalf, and Kevin Cook Teresa Stukey and Dan Lobacz study in Mr. Oliver ' s room. Mr. Bob Dille and a student go over the assiariment. Mi. R. J. Certain explains how one of the economic theories works. Mr. Darrell Heaston, a stalwart of the social studies staff, had a tough time keeping awake to keep time at one of the track meets where he worked. A reporter for the Fort Wayne News Papers asks Mr. Al Epps for his ideas abouththe energy crisis. Baseball Baseball has down year with injuries and weather Spring came late to Northrop, but with it came the promise of a SAC contender for the baseball team, but such ideas were without a thought for the unexpectedness of injury and that nemisis to all sports, the bad breaks. Joe Pea, Troy Moore, Terry Lynch, and Mark Kem were all starters with problems to keep them out of the line up. Starters are not easy to replace in such quantities and it was one of those season when nothing jelled. Mark Seimer and Rex Coak had to try to keep the pitching staff bouyed up, but the strain was awfully hea ' y for just two veterans and with the cut up schedule with rain outs and re scheduled games, there was never the {ime needed to rest the few pitching arms that could be counted on. Sophomores tried to fill the gap and Brian Thomson and Jeff Whetstone both saw a lot of service, but the unsettled net effects of a lot of injuries and much bad weather just was too much for the Bruins to overcome. _ I " TIIFIBMI 9b pipi ' 7» i«S«- I Kf.-, »■ . -,. ST " •— .. 11 fe ii ■ ■ ' -•1 Front, Stacie Porter, Kim Daniels, Mark Germano, Rusty Crumback, Troy Moore, Mark Kem, Todd Thom- pson, Jill Lemna, Lisa Smith, middle Duffy Jones, Bob Scheele, Jeff Whet- stone, Joe Pea , Mark Seimer, Brian Thomson, Terry Lynch, Scott Scheele. Mike Parrish, back, Coach Dave Hey, Keith Wilson, Eric Ramsey, Randy Poiry, Rex Coak, Jerry Wood, Jerry Wood, Da Kim, Coach Chris Stavreti I ' ' .- -s 1 % 1 Coach Stavreti talks it over with the catcher Marie Germano and pitcher Mark Seimer as Terry Lynch waits. Mark Seimer in his wind up. Third baseman Jerry Wood charges a bunt as Mark Seimer releases. First baseman Terry Lynch holds the runner as Mark Seimer checks. Catcher Scott Scheele misses the tag on a sUding runner. Third baseman Jeny Wood drifts be- hind the bag to take a pop up. front, John Blacketor, Bob Scheele, Shaun Kem, Jeff King, Duffy Jones, Da Kim, mgr. Todd Tliompson, back, Coach Eric Augsburger, Keith Coak, Randy Poiry, Drew Armstrong, John Rutherford, Terry Dark, Alfred Offord Tennis Tennis has slow season bul better sectionals The girls ' tennis team liad a tougii year as a record of 2-12 stands for the season. But it was brighter at the end of the year as the sectionals proved the highlight. Pam Byer in the singles as a rule, teamed up with junior Twila Miller to play their best doubles to get to the semifinals, as second doubles Val Adam- son and Vicki Micheals were not eliminated until the quarter final round. Singles did surpri singly well as Lori Stein climbed to the quarter finals before being defeated by East Noble ' s Sue Tharp while Lori Walborn was ousted bv Concordia Coach Ruth Longradner congradulates senior Val Adamson on a well played match. Senior Pam Byer shows her serving. As Renee Trainer watches, Val Adam- son returns an opponets serve. Pam Byer readies to get to a toiigli shot. front, Lori Walborn, Carolyn Martin, Elsie Krienbrink, Vicki Micheals, Lori Stein, Val Adamson, Sue Middleton, Brenda Studebacker, Tammy Snyder, Sue Falk, Gwen Elizondo, Cathy Mar- tin, Mary Ann McQure, Pam Byer, and Renee Trainer. Most Improved player senior Renee Trainer practices her serve. Athletic banquet gives chance for awards After a had year of winning their awards on the fields of exertion, in the spring comes a chance to bring family and friends to a very pleasant meal and have them share in the honor that athletic recognition means. It is also a chance to share again in the team and to in turn honor the outstanding team mates who helped make your part more meaning-ful ful. It is all these things. Mrs. Shirley Williams served as the Mistress of Ceremonies for the banquet and introduced all of the coaching staff and the guests. After the meal, the group moved to the auditorium for a more comfortable setting for the award portion of the evening. Each coach called up his or her outstanding athletes for awarding of special trophies. One of the high lights of the evening is tht individual recognition of each letterwinner and their brief moment in the spot light. Do Kim graciously accepts his loot- ball award. Mark Kern, Tim Tvvitchell, Russ Crum- back, Dan Ivy, Larry Myatt, Charles Trigg. Do Kim, and Coaches Mike Dan ley and Buzz Doerffler crowd together. Athletic director Mark Schoeff introduces the program as the awards behind him do their best to capture everyone ' s eyes. Mark Seimer and Mr. Howard Schneider go over the evening lay out. Paul Hyndman. Jim Ehle. Ken Jones, and Coach Barrie Peterson share one of the many track stories. Miss Terry Grant into her awards for the cheerleaders, is hacked by a long line of Bruin talent waiting for a turn. " and the winner is ... everyone! " says Coach Dave Hey about Cammie Row- den, Janine Gunder, Shelly Clarke, Tanya Walker, and Laura Larimer. Scott, Molz named top students at Honors fete Indiana University was the big winner at the Senior Honors banquet as both valedic- torian Kim Scott and salutatorian Charlotte Motz indicated plans to atten the Blooming- ton school for college. Kim will be studying computer science, while Charlotte plans to begin a career in the field of medicine. Both girls also will get a scholarship from lU for their studies. Announcement of the top two students in the senior class topped off an evening that was able to bring together and give credit of 56 of the top members of the class of 1978. The cafeteria was filled with students, with parents and family, and with faculty as the girls of the junior class served a sit down dinner after hostessing a reception in the Bob Zbacnik receives his award for being one of tlie top ten students. Kim Scott and her father show the enio tion as Kim is announced Valedictorian Commons. Master of Ceremonies was senior class sponsor Nat Wittenberg and he was assisted in the naming of tlie honor students by his cosponsors. Rick Housel, Carol Freck, and Nancy Passwater. Principal Sand! Todd made the announcement of the Salutatorian while Superintendent of School Lester Grile named the top scholar. Kim Scott gets her Valedictorian Cup from Lester Grile, FWCS superintendent. Lori Boley receives her congratulations from Miss Sandra Todd. With her proud parents, Nancy Hill watches the program. Search for love and sleep story of ' Mattress ' Every Spring sees the Northrop drama and music departments combine to produce some of the finest stage productions seen in school productions in Indiana. This year was no dif- ferent as the musical comedy " Once Upon A Mattress " brought magic to life. Costumes and settings were worthy of the special performance that it was, for this was the last production for Mr. Jim Purkhiser as a member of the drama faculty. " Purk " has retired as of last June and his expertise and his caustic wit to get things working will be missed around the H wing. A special program was printed with two of the pages devoted to explaining what a job " Purk " has done, but for those in Fort Wayne theater, it was unnecessary. It was through his guidance that the North Side drama area was promoted and it was with his help and effort that Northrop reached the level it has. Mr. Del Proctor, Purk ' s co worker here is right when he summed everything up with a simple, " Purk... We are going to miss you. " Mr. Purkhiser leaves a lot to live up to with this year ' s production. The sets were one of the high points of the year, and the staging was smoothly and professionally done. And the richness of the costumes was beyond all belief. And the singing... great. It was almost unbelieveble that all of the lyrics were plainly heard everywhere in the auditorium. Choral music deserves praise. Prince Dauntless, Mark Sumney, vows undying love for Princess Winnefred, played by Gina Narhwald. As a tired Winnefred, Gina Narhwald, crawls back into bed, Dauntless tucks her in. The total cast of " Once Upon A Mat- tress " sings the finale to the show. During the second act, the wizzard prepares a sleeping potion for Winnie. The Wizard is played by Rich Hill. Tred ' wows em at Spring Musical, houses full High light of the show had to be Gina Narhwald as Princess Fred. From minute one to the final scene, she had the audience in the palm or her hand. Or as Fred would probably have put it " in the palm of my very sweaty hand. " All of the performances were played to packed houses. This is one of the Fine Art departments big productions and its suc- cess can be considered a bell weather for most of the rest of the season. Special attention went to the Pit Orche- stra and that was in the form of extra long and extra intense rehearsals. But when the chance came, the music was so well done that it was comparable to a professional company. The spring musical is one of the most colorful production at Northrop and this was one of the most colorful ever. Don Oesch hams it up before a performance. Mi. James Purkhiser receives much deserved praise in this final tribute to his illustrious stage career with high school productions Jemae Gulliksen and Bart Reed spent most of the show at odds with each other. Always and Forever proves to be Prom ' s dream Prnm niffht ' 78 was puprvthind fhaf it: was Prom night ' 78 was everything that it was supposed to be. Gone were the blue jeans , gone were the painters ' pants, and gone were the nikes and the addias and in very much a sort of clothing the halls of Northrop had no idea even existed. It was a night of dreams as the men were decked out in formal wear with all the satin and suade trim. Shoes were of polished and patent leathers and could be mirrors. And the ladies were dressed like dreams from Hans Christian Anderson and like the dreams of Christian Dior. It was fashion and it was Princesses for the evening. Even the site was removed from ordinary every day routine as the Ball Room over at lU-PU hosted the Prom. And the evening did what was to be expected as the reality of who everyone was was shadowed by the sea of " how do you do ' s " and by so very many " my, but you look wonderful ' s " . Renee Trainer and JeffWood make their way to the festivities. Lori Strahm, Joe Pea, Gina Narhwald, Paul Hyndman, Carolyn Ferraro, Russ Crumback. and Carolyn Cahill wait for Steve Crull to announce the name of the new Prom Queen. Jenny Lehman and her escort show the others how the ' hustle ' is done. Newly crowned Prom Queen Carolyn Ferraro reigned over the dance floor with her escort Paul Hyndman. Debbie Hubbard and Kirn Leimer enjoyed the refreshments as our photographer Bob Crosby enjoyed the view. Dimmed Ughts and glittering decor- ations transformed the lU-PU Ball Room into a Prom dreamland. Night like storybook world for gala prom party Like any fairyland, tfie Prom lived up to its theme of Always and Forever, but like a Camelot, its reality was only for a day and the rest was in the mind and memory. Going into the Ball Room transported a person into a sparkling and whirling wonder- land. A prism of light broke over and kept sweeping over ever ' thing and everyone. The band was a group from Muncie and was known as " Deliverence " and their new upbeat tempo did deliver the merry makers from the everyday. The colors were peaches and cream and their softness added to the evening and it helped filter through the night. The colors were carried out everywhere you looked. Perhaps the temperature in the Ball Room was a ' little warm, but that just made it very comfortable to step out for a minute and to enjoy the evening air. And the slight chill in the evening gave ample excuse to walk close and enjoy the together feeling that a Prom night provides. Just as it was fun to explore the lU-PU facility and to find all the nooks and little crannies upstairs that were commonplace to the students during the day, but that night were secluded alcoves meant to use when it was time to sit out a dance or two. And it was even fun to use the copy ma- chine to make a record copy of two hands for an off beat memoribilia. Then eventually vras the moment that a waited for but everyone also dreaded since it meant that the night was ending. It was the crowning of the Prom Queen. And it proved to be Queen Carolyn as an other prom became history and Carolyn had a brief but happy reign in our Camelot. Barb Rademaker and Jim Elizondo show off their new duds. Diane Shaffer and Kellie Heyman chatted while the band took a little break. Doreen Shady, Sandy Ruich. and their escorts glance through on of the evenings niembry books. Music Three slate choir lour caps aclive program This was a year for the Northrop Music department to put their show on the road. And that is just what the Choirs did. There was a three state tour by the concert choir, the Madrigals, and the Swing choir. The group left by bus for two perform- ances at OberUn, Ohio, where they were joined with the Oberlin College Choir. It was then to Chicago where the Bruins were booked into a performance at the museum followed by a stay at the famous Palmer House hotel and a visit to the smash mus- ical hit " A Chorus Line " . This trip gave the Northrop vocalists a chance to have a new experience at putting on a show with the different situation that a group on the road encounters. This can be valuable experience for anyone who would be considering a future in Music. It also had the effect of showing what a Northrop group could do. The contacts in Oberlin Cellege and in Chicago are such as may someday help out program here. Swing choir performs one of their numbers in Ohio on the tour, they later sang in Cliicago in Grant Pari;. Tlie choirs pose for a picture before beginning tlie long bus ride. Concert choir doing their thing in O- berlin, Ohio, on their tri-state tour. Madrigal singers, center, Oiet Oiam- bers, Bonnie Mesing, Alan Castleman, front sitting, Brenda Hood, Ramona Bess, Rich Hill, Barb Sweizge, Terri Planck, Cathy Pusti, Jill Moore, back standing, Laura Todd Dan Hartli, Mark Cobley, Lane Doster. Mark Hav- erstick, Lisa Hunter, Dan Kemp. Tim Eppelcand Tim McCrea Concert Choir, front, Mr. Mike Whit- lock, Lori Walborn. Tera Stanak, Sue Bloom, Michele Fults, Julie Wagner, Yvette Samaan, Barb Schwietzer, Debbie Hubbard, Sheri Stratton. Dar- la Hall, Nancy Hill, Janette Cooper, Brenda Hood, Diane Wilkening, Mr. Bill Heins, middle, Lisa Hunter, Mar- tha Lacy, Jill Moore, Lonnie Kibe- ger, Therea Pond, Ramona Bess, kellv Wilkening, Carolyn Martin, Holly DeCamp, Cathy Pusti, Julie Hampshire, Diane Fisher, Paula Clif- ford, Connie Shaver, back, Jane Gtil- likson, Bonnie Mesing. Teri Planck, Barry Lucas, Alan Castleman, Bruce Gaustenau, Qiaun Martin, Dave Gib- bons, Jeff Schaaf, Brian Aikens, Bruce Weaver, Tim Eppele, Dan Kemp, Jan Hunt, Betsy Winteregg, top row. Bob Armstrong, Dan Harth, Steve Hatfield, Jeff Aiken, Bart Reed, Mark Acherman, Mark Haverstick, Bob -Hood, Brad Kennedy, Mark Cob ley, Mark Sumney, Swina choir, front, Dave Grames, Bob Youse, Mike Nagel, Lisa DeVille, Shawn O ' Neil, Naicisso Solero, Je Bla Dell, Lonnie Kibiger, second row Holly DeCamp, leresa Pond, Sandy m f ' f giS ,M ' raBPgoHi:? Stier, Paula Clifford, JeMae Gulhk- sen. Rick Gerig, Mr. Bill Heins. Phi! Biancardi, thrid row, Diane Fisher. Julie Hampshire, Jeff Aiken, Jeff Shaaf, Yvette Samrfan, Brian Aiken, Dan Harth, Teri Plank, Mark Cob ley, Chet Qiambers, and on the ropes, Dan Kemp, Steve Hatfield, Bruce Weaver, and Mark Sumney Music Florida band festival big win for Ashlon ' s crew When the marching band says up, up, and away... they are not kidding. This year was the first that Northrop sent its marching band to a national band contest and it picked Day- tona. Florida, for its first attempt. And Daytona will remember Northrop!!! The band took way more than its share of the trophies as the awards session looked like the march in orange and brown. There was also gilt and wood for the concert band, the drum major, the Pom-pon squad, and the Jazz Band to round out the trip. High lighting the return home was a two hour plus pep session for the band and for a number of spring sports. Not only are plans being made for next year for the band trip, but the Music Parents are also jokingly taking of expanding the Com- mons area for the trophies from next year. Go Mighty Marching Bruins band!!!!!!!!! Pom-pon Corps - seated are Sue VanGorder, June Werling, kneeling are Sue Kienert, Kay Jones Jill Lemna, Connie I rge. Sandy Ruich, Tammy Pfeiffer, Donna DelPriore, Kathy Kramer, Cindy Steward. Jill Mougin, Mary Zuber. Standing are Ann Gentilucci, Gwen Elizondo, Debbie Strahm, Sliawna Rigdon, Lori Hall, Laura Burrows, Lisa Smith, Kim Daniels, Jill Cook, Toni Stellhorn, and Kathy Mossberg. The 1977-78 Concert Band. Tlie Concert Band performing for the judges at the Daytona Music I ' estival. Drum Majors Brian Ajkens and Janiel Weatherspoon flank ' Head Field Director Mark Siimney. The band disembarks in sunny Daytona Beach. Corps. Front-Laura Todd, Terry Hopper, Jeannie LaBorde, Terry Grant, Linda Fiore, Kelly Richardson Gail Jurczewsky, Leslie Oark. Kim Bellis. Center- Deb Nichols. Sherry Stratton, Laura Janiszewski, Dawn Rowlands. Patty Jontz, Paula Qifford, Karen Bradford! Top- Sue Pettit, Shelly Cox, Kellie Heyman, Lisa DeViUe, Donna Oifford, LeeAnn Shubert, Diane Fisher, Carla Petrie. Terry Grant and Phil Biancardi try to catch up on much needed sleep. Going out to where society lives to help and learn is fiinction of Community Base section of SWAS With the urbanization of society, the new schools have tri ed to reach out and give the students the skills they need for today ' s new communities. Northrop has offered a chance for students to go out from this building and to do work for and in the community that is going to help both the community and help the student. Students are able to see up close how jobs they may be considering operate. This year has seen students spending aftemnons at the News-Sentinel, Fox Island , numerous social agencies, and commercial radio stations. While at school in the mornings, these Community Based students take four credits of classes in a concentrated three hour time with Mr. Bob Waleen, Mr. Greg Pressley, and Ms. Marge Slabach doing the instruction and these three teachers also helping set up and work with situations at the community base. With the new schedules made up for next year, there will be some changes in the set up with fewer students being accepted. Scheduling for chsscs was one of the extra jobs Mr. Bob Walleen had in community ba.se. Bill Deakin got real experience with a local on the air radio station as his assignment. Administration led by Todd marks schools 7th year Principal Sandl Todd began her fourth year in Bruinland with this school year. It has marked a time of change as programs such as SWAS. with the inquiry center, the community base, and the learning center coming to fruition. This period has also marked successful programs in the sports area, the music and dramatic world, and the academics. Now the administration looks on even more and more sweeping challenges as the next few years will see the transition of Northrop to a four year high school. Bill Mitchell as assistant principal with Mel Zehner, Gary Schultz, and Donna Parker are already making plans to have as smooth a change as possible. Athletic Dir- ector Mark Schoeff and the coaches are now thinking about the inclusion of freshmen in the already bulging sports program. Northrop is only as good as its leadership and with the past as a guide, we can see all the new situations in the future being set •with the student ' s best interests. In tlie Inisiness the Mr. Gary Schultz is in, you have one of those days now and tlien. Miss Sandra Todd gives the seniors something to look forward to (gradu- ation) at the last pep session. Anyone for coffee? Mrs. Donna Par- ker would be one of the first in Hne. Mr. Mark Schoeff takes time out to join in on a pep session. !llllil« «t? ilil !l The " teddy bear " in the background says it all when it comes to scheduUng. Right, Mr. Bill Mitchell? Mr. Bill Mitchell, assistant principal, talks to parents and emplyoers during the COE breakfast and told them what the program had to offer. Many times throughout the year, you could hear EMSes going by the school. Mr. Gary SchuUz and Mrs. Donna Par- ker investigate the EMS at school and direct the paramedics. Guidance staff made a home in ' ' B " wing hallway This year saw the counselor staff housed in B 101, the guidence suite, for the second year. Students were getting to know the new faciUties and were begining to look for what what was offered. ..good advice. It wasn ' t just the college bound that was able to help himself but it was any student. There was an increasing amount of attention paid to career and vocational planning with Mr. Bill Brown taking over the role of the chief counselor for those students interested in the opportunities at the Regional Vocational School. This left more time for Guidence Coor- dinator Donna Green and counselor Stretch HoUoway to work with college prep and with the normal class selection load. It also helped to have one person more fanihar with the new and expanding programs at the RVS. There was never a dull moment with the fall months devoted to helping get the class schedules straightened around, the winter as a time to polish off the scholarship materials and the college apphcations, and then spring coming with the readying of the setting up of the class schedules for next year. Guidence became a home for those who needed advice and referal point for those who were headed in the many directions the future held for all of us in 1978. Tliis is only one ol ' Mr. Bill Brown ' s many tasks during the day. Even the Guidance Counselors hang out where most students do during the normal day of school. Pictured are Mr. Bill Brown and Mr. Willard HoUoway. Mrs. Lillian Nicoski helps a student in stress whenever there is a problem that arise.s for students. Look closely at Mr. Mel Zehner ' s mouth, by looking at his mouth, it looks as if he was straining himself. Mrs. Donna Green and Mr. Cliff O ' Brien pass some time during the day by watching physical education classes. One of the many faces that could be seen in the Guidance Suite during scheduling. Staff keeps daily routine in reasonable bounds It was the secretaries and staff that kept Northrop moving like a smoothly oiled and well adjusted machine. And like the oil in a machine, they did their jobs quietly and with a minimum of visible fuss. " Groupings were made and Mrs. Kay Bo- hlender, Mrs. Helen Herge, and Mrs. Dorothy Lxing formed the nucleas of the staff in the Principal and main administration offices. There service is measured in the words of Mr. Bill Mitchell, assistant principal, who said, " these gals really run the show. " Mick Keuneke was the connection to the computer and data processing. She was up to her chin in computer read outs for class lists and bubble cards for grades. Mrs. Ann Kilgore and Mrs. Jane Stine had control of the student services with ann as the receptionist and secretary for the deans and Jane filling the post in the attendence after Sally Grider left when she moved to Ohio during the winter. Mrs. Lillian Nicoski handled the area around the Guidance suite and fill the big job of working for all three counselors. It was to Mrs. Nancy Schmieman that all of the money fell as she counted in as the official school treasureer. In her few free minutes, Nancy also lent a hand as the Spnsor for the Pom-pon squad. Wrapping up the staff was councelor ' s aid Fred Blanks who was based out of the student services office, but was usually found anywhere in the buildings or on the grounds. Fred had responsibility for lockers, for doing a bit of patrol duty, and being the general assistant for girls ' basketball and track. Dorothy Long ran the paper work for the Athletic Department. Working the front desk kept Helen Herge busy. but always on call to receive visitors. Running the Pom-pon squad supplied treasurer Nancy Schmiemann with service workers. Sally Grider kept the attendance hopping till January when she left for a new home in Ohio. Jane Stine inherited her attendance office. Fred Blank ' s job as councelor aide put him up close to the student. Consumers, as well as proffessional have a reason for taking business courses. Learning to navigate in the sea of com- merce was one of the life saving skills that business students learned. Business -was an unusual subject for high school in that many of the students who took a commercial or clerical course were ready at graduation not for advanced study but for employment at a respectable salary. Skills included typing, book keeping, short hand, business law, and the on job type of experience such as Distributive Ed- ucation and Co-operative Office Education. During the last two weeks of school, the business department was hit by the sudden illness of accounting teacher John Walter. Mr. Walter was hopsitalized, but was sent home by the week summer vacation began and was reported doing well. Everyone is wishing for a speedy recovery for Mr.- John Walter and for seeing him in class next year. Shorthand students practice taking dictation. Mr. John Walter ' s reminded his class that accounting took concentration. ' VW- ' Mr. Don Lieberum had to lecture to his first year accounting kids to keep them all counting the right ways. Typing students not only learn how to type, but how to do it the right way. Calculators became a necessary took in accounting classes. Senior Recognition night brings up new super stars It ' s like a fancy pep session for those who didn ' t play football or basketball. This is a night dedicated to the re£il reason for school, this is the night of the scholars. All of the departments will have honored their best students, whose names aren ' t quite the conversation that quarterbacks and the high scoring forwards are. This is the night of the activities where those who labored a great many hours get a very precious minute of glory and limelight. But it is all worthwhile. All the work was being done not for reward, but because you enjoyed what you were doing. The reward is all the sweeter because you never thought of it before. Senior Recognition night is the time that makes school all the more worth it. Mr. Gary Sdiultz announces the per- fect attendance awards as Mrs. Donna Parker presents them. Jeff Lindville gives the benediction. Charlotte Motz stirs old memories when she gives a review of the past three years at Northrop. Valedictorian Kim Scott ends llic program program with a prayer. Joyce Wildey, Maria Jones, Carol Kniith, Kurt Ricliter. Jeff Schaff, He- len Solera, and Kerry Stringfellow have accomplished quite a feat, tliree year of school without an absence. Ms. Sandra Todd praises the students for their many accomplishments. A delighted Lonnie Kibinger receives Iter acting award from Mr. Del Proctor. Miss Leona Plumanns introduces the Math department ' s winner. Coliseum was jammed for commencememl Row upon row of mortar board hats and the full brown gowns that can only mean the Northrop Class of 1978 is graduation day!!! Almost 550 more students of Northrop are now becoming alumni. This is the seventh class of graduates and the number of alums is now around 6,000. This number is not as large as the other schools in Indiana, but we would like to think that it is a very special group. A group of nnich talent and promise. The ceremony to join this group is almost too quick. There is a period of organizing the confusion in the basement of the Cbli- seum and then a flurry to get upstairs. At the main floor is a hot, sweaty, expectant, and very parental crowd. And then it ' s all over. Your turn comes and you grab tight to the diploma and strut back to your seat and then it ' s over and you :are an Alumni. The happy graduates exit triumphant- ly. Steve Soellinger is worried about what the future will hold for him. Mr. Zehner reminds the graduates to square their corners when they march _ Several Seniors pose for a last picture } together. Amy Kokosa receives her orange carnation, a gift from Ms. Todd. Ranks of Alums swelled by bumper crop with quality You think back and it seems like it took an eternity. The welcome and the speeches and the diplomas and the Alma Mater, but it was too quick. You walked into the main floor or the Coliseum a hairy high schooler and now it is time for you to be something else. Some one wants to know what you are going to do next year, but you don ' t really know what you are going to try to do tonight. You were wearing that silly gown and that funny liat and all of a sudden, you have turned a comer in your life and it sort of takes your being a while to catch up. There won ' t be any more first period soc and you can ' t depend on hamburgers for lunch on Mondays. They call it commencement. Now you know why. That ' s what it is,,, it is just the beginning you have been waiting for. Northrop graduates look calm as they wait to get their diplomas. Dorma Jones and Kay Jones make their way back to their seats. Happiness is graduating! ! administration Sandra Todd Bill Mitchell Bill Brown Donna Greene Willard Holloway Donna Parker Mark Schoeff Mel Zehner faculty Lenna Arnold Barrie Ashton Eric Augsburger Jake Baker Ron Barnes Eric Beebe Glen Bickel Ann Brudney Ron Certain Walt Cook Mike Danley Robert Davis Bob Dille Bob Dellinger Buzz Doerffler Ron Dvorak Aionzo Epps Rosalie Farrell Stephen Flohr Carol Freck Don Gerig Terry Grant Arnold, Plumanns, and Purkhiser to retire " ' I Kay Gri ' tMi David Hey Darrell Hcaston Bill Heins Richard Housel Louise Isoni Bob Johnson Jim Keim Ron Kuhn Richard Levy Don Lieberum Tom Lindenberg Jim Lubbehusen Tim Matthias John McCory Joan McKee George Miller Carrie Moden Clifford O ' Brien Bruce Oliver Nancy Passwater Leona Plumanns Gene Porter Greg Pressley Among those recognized at tlie last senior honors program of 1978 are the three retiree teachers. Sis Arnold. Leona Plumanns. and .lim Purkhiser. Del Proctor Jim Purkhiser Bernard Richardvill Robert Rice Alan Rupp Howard Schnieder Art Schwab Marge Slabach Agnes Sosenheimer Steve Steiner Elaine Stuckey George Surber Evelyn Surso Jim Sweeney Thomas Tom Bob Trammel Madeleine Thompson Max Thrasher Bob Walleen John Walter Don Weaver Janet Weber Lloyd Weber John Weiaker Mike Whit lock Margaret Whonsetler Shirley Williams Nathaniel Wittenberg Darlene Yoquelet staff Fred Blanks Kay Bohlender Helen Herge Leola Hepburn Linda Jeffers Melody King Mildred Keuneke Ann Kilgore Dorothy Lombard Dorothy Long Lillian Nicoski Linda Schenkel Nancv Schmieman Total effort by total staff makes year work Agnes Sosenheimer and Shirley Wil- liams take time from their busy and productive English teaching to sell a few tickets. Jane Stine Lois Vachon Violet Wysong custodians Eric Lindquist Esau Pliillips Roy Sutton Joseph Yaney Candido Terrazas cafeteria Nancy Cox Vera Fortney Mary Alice Carmen Carolyn Gompf Evelyn Nahrwoid Dora Dean Linn Helen Kramer Rebecca Haine Ruth Hake Mary Graham Emily Newburn Nancy Pressley Laura Robinson Hildigard Stadelmayer Dorothy Whetzel Hollis Willig Grads make up Classof 78 and here ihey are!!! Introducing... the Class of 1978, and that is what it is all about. Northrop is not for a group of teachers, administration, parents, or anyone but the students that it produces. It comes down to Northrop being measured by the graduate who are out in the world, and that has been a pleasant measurement. This year will be the same as this class has shown a promise of the quality that the future will be looking for in them. There have been times this year that the faculty may have looked at seniors and did a little muttering, but there have been times when the seniors cussed over the teachers. All in all, it has been a good year and it was the leadership of the Class of 1978 that was largely responsible. It doesn ' t matter what the seniors do for a living, it doesn ' t matter if they are lawyers or if they decide to dig ditches. What matters is that they find a role in society that they are happy with and a role that they can use to add to society. Congradulations, Seniors... and now we go to the student album and begin with the class with the class, the CLASS OF 1978!!! Class of 78... the Seniors Tlie leminine touch lead the class of ' 78 with officers Carolyn Cahill. Sue Van Gorder, Pam Byer, and Lisa DeVille. Illllllilllllllll ll Doug Acheson Mark Ackernian Valerie Adamson Jeff Aiken Rochelle Alexander Kevin Allen James Alspaugh Vickie Anderson Da ' id Armstrong Lee Ashmore Liane Aughenbaugh LouAnn Aughonbouger Laura Ausderan Tammy Ayres Lisa Babcock Ken Bacon Jim Badger Lori Baglin Randell Barrett Jeff Bauer Pamela Beaty Kim Bellis Sherry Bennington Douglas Bercol Cheri Bernardin Barbara Berry Liuira Be t ' r Philip Biancardi Steven Billi ngs Irene Birkholtz Eddie Black Rita Blackburn Joseph Blair Jeanette Bojrab Lori Boley Lori Boone Sandra Boone Terri Bosler Jaimes Bovie Barbara Bowers Terry Brabson Nancy Bradford Gary Brant James Brattain LeeAnn Bredemeyer Kamara Breisk Kandis Bright Judith Brineman Kalfis Brooks Gina Brown Holli Brown Sheila Brown Steve Brown Wendy Brown Valerie Marie Adamson. Bike and Ski 3: Varsity Club 3; FCA 3; Mat Maid 3; Tennis 2,3; Service Worker 3; Prin- cipal Advosory 3 Jeffrey Aiken, Concert Choir 3, Madrigals 1,2; Swing Choir 2, 3; Etc. ' 78; Track 1,2.3; Football 1,2, 3; Wrestling 1 Mark Ackerman, Concert Choir 1,2,3; Madrigals 1,2 Rochelle Alexander, Afro American 1.2; Rifle Core 1,2.3, Service Worker 1,2,3; Track 1,2. 3; Powderpuff 1,2,3 Vicki Anderson, COE 3; News- paper 1 David Armstrong, Speech 2,3; Audio Visual 1,2,3; Ecology 1; Student Council 1,2,3; Fall Play 1; Etc. ' 11 ' 78; Tennis 1,2,3 Lee Ashmore, Etc. ' 77 Lori Baglin, DECA 3; Audio Visual f,2.3; Service Worker 1.2.3 Kim Bellis, Rifle Core 1,2,3; Concert band 2,3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2,3; Service Workers 3 Sherry Bennington. Ecology 1 Cherie Bernardin, Service Worker 3 Barb Berry, Tracketts 2,3; Yearbook 2.3 Laura L. Beyer, COE 3; Service Worker 1.2; Powderpuff 2 Gary Beverforden, Phil Biancaroi. AV 1 ;Musicals 3; Etc. ' 78: Marching Band 2,3; Orchestra 3; Swing Choir 3; Football 1; Service Worker 1 Irene Birkholz. Etc. ' 76; Ritle Core 1.2; Concert Band 2; Varsity Band 1; March- ing Band 1.2; Student Council 2 Cheryl Blake Lori Boley, COE 3; Service Worker 1,2; Student Worker 1 ,2; Newspaper 2; Cheerleader 1 ,2,3 Jeanette Bojrab. Varsity Club 2; COE 3; Service Worker 2 Jim Bovie. Wrestling 1 .2.3 Service Worker Barbara Bowers, Service Worker I Nancy Lavonne Bradford. Service Worker J Concert Band 1.2,3; B Nancy Lavonne Bradford, Service Worker 3 Concert Band 1,2,3; Varsity Band 1; Training Band 3; Marching Band 1 ,2,3 Judith Louise Brineman, Bowline 1,3; DECA 3 Gina Marie Brown, Track 1 ,2,3; Volleyball 1 ,2,3; Gymnastics 1,2,3 Sheila Brown, Mat-Maid 2,3; Flag Core 1 ; Marching Band 1,2; Wendy Brown, Speech 2 Sodorah Ann Bryant, Bowling 2; COE 3: Mat-Maid 2; Stagecraft 1 ; Jeff Burden, Etc. ' 78; Jazz Band 1.2.3: Concert Band 2,3-. Varsity Band 1 : Marching Band 1,2,3: Track 1.2.3 Carolyn Sue Cahill, Varsity Club 2.3; FCA 3: Student Council 1.2.3: Track 1.2.3: Volleyball 1.2.3: Gym- nastics 1,2.3 Rebecca Cashdollar COE 3: Service Worker 2 Dennis Caskey. Basketball Alan D. Castleman, Concert Choir 2,3; Boys Choir 1 : Madrigals 2.3 Chet A. Chambers, Student Council 2,3; Musicals 1,2; Orchestra 1,2; Concert Choir 2,3 : Boys Choir 1 ,3 ; Madrigals 2,3 ; Swing Choir 1,2.3: Fall Play 3; Etc. •76. ' 77. ' 78 Timothy Christoffel, Jazz Band 3 ; Concert Band 2,3; Varsity Band 1: Training Band 3: Marching Band 1.2.3 Eric C. Clemmer. Track 1.2.3; Cross Country 2,3 ; Service Worker 3 ; Photography 3 : Yearbook 3 ; Newspaper 3 Mark Copley. DEC A 2.3; Etc. 78. Concert Choir 2.3: Boys Choir 1, Madrigals 2,3 ; Swing Choir 3 ; Track 1,2: Cross Country 2; Service Worker 3; Photography 2,3 Tim Comparet, Boys Choir David Cooke. Bowling 2: Service Worker 2; Intramurals 2.3 Caren Corey Cooper, DEC A 2,3: Service Worker 3: Giris Choir 1 : Advanced Girls Choir 2; B.B. Maid 3 Damon Brunger Vince Brunger Jeff Bryan Sordorah Bryant Scott Bryson Becky Bull Jeff Burden Karin Buscher Pamela Byer Carolyn Cahill Hugh Campbell Sandra Carroll Rebecca Cashdollar James Cashman Dennis Caskey Allen Castleman Chet Chambers Tony Chapman Elaine Chivington Matt Christman Tim Christoffel Mickelle Clark James Claymeller Eric Clemmer Weldon Cline Kirk Coakley Mark Cobley Anne Cook David Cooke Caren Cooper Sandra Cooper Paula Cowan Shelly Cox Jill Critchfield Russell Cruniback Paul Cruz Sharon Current Gary Cutler Donette Daub Ken Davis Daymon Dawkins Holly DeCamp Scott Deford Debbie Dieninger Donna Delpriore Dawn Deming Lisa Dennison Dawn DenUyl Shawn DePera Pamela De Vault Denise DeVille Lisa DeVille Brian Devine David Dickmander Kim Scott lead the class of ' 78 with one of the highest grade accums to be marked by a Nortlirop student. Kim will attend Indiana University at Bloomington where she will get a Valdictorian scholarsliip to help lier with her college program. Robert Didominico Kathy Dincoff Kathy Dirrim Cathy Dowden Donna Dowden Loretta Dunne Adrianna Dupree Keith Edmonds James Ehle Cynthia Eldridge Vicki Ellis Timothy Epple Susan Erb Kathy Ertel Nikki Ervins Amy Etzler Sue Evans Richard Euell Daryl Fagg Brian Fallon Douglas Fasick Walley Fourot Gary Faxton Dennis Feichter Carolyn Ferraro Robert Fields Glenda Fike Tammie Fisher Tonya Flood William Fletcher Sandi;i K. Cooper, SeiTice Worker 1. 2,.-!; Musical: Orchestra 1 ,2; Advanced Girls Choir 1 ; Etc. ' 76, ' 78; Bible Club 1,2 " Jill Critchfield, Service Workers 2 Lee Crocker, Photography Russell Cruniback. Varsity Club 3; Basketball 1 ; Football 1,2,3; Baseball 1,2,3; Wrestling 2 Sharon Current, Service Worker 1,3 Donette Lee Daub, DECA 3; Service Worker 1,2,3 Holly Deborali DeCanip, Musicals 1,2,3; Plays 3; Etc. ' 76, ' 77, ' 78; Concert Choir 2,3; Advanced Girls Choir I ; Swing Choir 2,3 Principal Advisory 2,3; Student Council 2,3 Debbie Dcininger, Sei " vice Worker 3 Donna DclPiiore, Bike and Ski Club 1. .3; Trackcltes I ; Musicals 1,2; Etc. ' 76, ' 77, ' 78; Marchnig Band 1 .2,3; Concert Choir 2; Advanced Girls Choir 1 ; Pom Pom 1,2,3; Principal Advisory 3; Student Council 2,3; Photography 3 Dawn Deming, COE 3 Dawn DenUyl, Blood Doners 2.3; Basketball 2; PowderpulT 1.2; Track - 2; Service Workers 1,2,3; Photography 1,2,3; Photography 2.3; Yearbook 2.3; Newspaper 2,3; Honor Roll 1,2.3 Pamela J. DeVault. Bowling 2.3; Rifle Core 2; Marching Band 2; Concert Choir 2; Advanced Girls Choir I Denise DeVille, Etc. ' 77; Tennis 1.2; Sei-vice Worker I Brian Devinc. Speech 2.3: Musicals 2.3; Concert Choir 3; Etc. ' 78; Football 1.2,3 ; Wrestling 1 Kathy DincotT, Newspaper 1,2; Advanced Girls Choir 2 Rusty Crumbuck and Mark Kern show the coaching staff how far it is for tlie first down, but with tlie senior led big orange crush defense, an inch could be as good as a mile lor the foes. Teresa Ford Tammy Fortman Becky Foulks Kenneth Fowler Nick Fowler Richard Franklin Janet Frazier Angela Freeman Steve Friburger Don Frisby Sheryl Fritz Nanette Fry Stuart Fuller Ron Garrison Tammy Garver Jerry Gase Gary Gastineau Michael Gastineau Terry Gebert Anne Gentilucci Linda Gerdom Susan Gick Kay Gilson Trina Godschaik Mark Cobley and Dan Kemp help the light crews set up for a choir concert with helpful hand signals. Don Golliner Rita Covin Anita Goyl Lisa Grady Dave Grames Tliea Marie Griyzard Dan Groves Jeff Gulley Janet Gumpper Jean Gumpper Jean Gunpper Janet Guy Beverly Haag Kevin Haag Diane Hagan Carolyn Hagan Julia Hamilton Julia Hampshire Susan Haneline Clarissa Harkuszewski Bill Harmeyer Jeff Harrell Carol Harshbarger Tanya Harter Barb Range Mark Haynes Denise Hedrick t ' .reg Heller Deborah Henderson Jan Henderson Charles Henr ' Rebecca Henry Vickie Hetrick Carl Hickey Deborah Hicks Mary Ann Higgins Rene Hightire Nancy Hill Barr ' Hoagland Colette Hobeck Drew Hoffman Kathryn Holoni Darla Holt Robert Hood Tamara Hopkins Mitchell Horn David Horner Tim Hough Brian Hosier Tammy Houser Michael Howard Jerr - Hubert John Hull Jan Hunt Bob DiDomenico. Football 1.2,3; Wrestling 1,2,3; Service Worker 3 Kathy Dirrim, Cathy Dowden, Service Worker 1,2.3; Concert Choir 2; Madrigals 2,3 Lori Dunne, Service Worker 1 ; Girls Choir 1 ; RVC 2,3 Jim Elile, Student Council 3; Track 1,2,3; Cross Country 1.2.3 Timothy Eppele. Chess 1 . Musicals 1,2.3; Etc. " 77; Marching Band 3; Orchestra 1,2,3; Boys Choir 1 ; Madrigals 2,3; Cross Country 1 ; Photography 1,2,3; Yearbook 3; News- paper 1 Sue Evan?. SWAS Community Base 3 Daryl Fagg, DECA 2,3; Intramurals 2.3 Brian Fallon, Musicals 3; Jazz Band 3; Concert Band 2.3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2,3; Orchestra 3; Wrestling 1 Doug Fasick Bowling 1,3, Service Worker 1,2,3; Photography 3, Yearbook 3 Gary Faxon, Etc. ' 78 Carolyn Ferraro, Blood Donors 3, Service Worker 3; Student Council 3; Pom-Pon l,2;Tracketts 1 Glenda Fike Tonya K. Flood, COE 3 Teresa Ford, COE 3 Janet Frazier, Rifle Core 1,2,3. Concert- Band 2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2,3; Service Worker 3 Angela Freeman Stuart Fuller, Varsity Band 1, Marching Band 1; Track 1,2,3; Cross Country 1 Walter Gates, Varsity 1, Afro. Amer. 1; Musicals 1,2; Concert Band 1,2 Susan Gick, Intramurals 3, Girls Choir 1 ' Adv. Girls Choir 2; Volleyball 1,2 Kay Gilson, AV 3 Laura Hyndman Paul Hyndman Dan Ivy Steve Jasinski Greg Jenkins Easley Johnson Lynette Johnson Paula Johnson Shelly Johnson Curtis Jones Donna Jones Kay Jones Maria Jones Ronnie Jones Authur Jorden Tina Junk Jeanne Jurczevi sky Steven Just Dave Kamphues Robert Karasek Cynthia Keener Dianne Keller Larry Kelly Mark Kern Daniel Kemp Charlie Kensill Ted Kepler Patty Keplinger Philip Kessler Deborah Key Trina Godschalk, DEC A 3, Concert Choir 1; Yearbook 1,2; Newspaper 1,2 Rita Covin, Rifle Core 1,2,3, Concert Band 2,3; Marching Band 1,2,3; Service Worker 3; Student Council 1,3 Lisa A. Grady. COE 3, Speech 2; Afro. Amel-. 1,2,3; Service Worker 3; Yearbook 1, Newspaper 1; Fall Play 2, Mat-Maid 1,2,3 Dave Grames, Concert Choir 2,3, Boys Choir 1,2; Service Worker 1 Thea Grizzard, Afro. Amer. 1,2; Concert Band 2; Anita Goyal, COE 3, Service Worker 1 Daniel Lee Groves, Speech 3; Ecology 2; Jazz Band 1,2; Concert Band 1,2,3, Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2,3 Janet Guy, Musicals 1,2,3; Orchestra 1,2,3 Carolyn D. Hagar, COE 3, Service Worker 1,2,3, Etc. ' 77 Julia Elaine Hampshire, Speech 1,2,3; Musicals 1,2,3; Etc. ' 77, ' 78; Saber Core 2,3; Concert Band 1,2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2,3; Concert Choir 2,3; Adv. Girls Choir 1, Swing Choir 1,2,3; Pep Band 1,2; Clarissa Harkuszewski, Musicals 1; Plays 1,2; Concert Band 1,2,3; Marching Band 1,2,3; Service Worker 3; Yearbook 1, Newspaperl Bill Harmeyer, Bowling 2 Jeff Harreli, Concert Band 2; Va sity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2; VICA 3 Julia Hamilton, Plays 2; Service Worker 1,2,3; Newspaper 1,2; Arista 2; National Honor Society 2; Exchange Student 1,2 Barb Hauge Service Worker 3 Mark Havnes, Bowling 1,3; Jazz Band 2,3; Concert Band 2,3; Marching Band 2;3 Gregory Lee Heller, Bowling 1,2, Marching Band 2,3; Varsity Band 1; Concert Band 2,3; Jazz Band 2; Musicals 2; Tennis 2 Char Heiip, ' , Vickie Hetnck, Powderpuff Football 1 Pat Kharbas Lonnie Kibiger Lorie Kilreim Do Kim Sandy Kimball Wm. Kinsev Ladd Kin .ie Valerie Klein Kimberly Klinger Lori Klug Cynthia Knepper Carol Knuth Amy Kokosa Randy Karauter Terri Kj-jder Jane Kroemer Laurie Kugler Jeff Kumfer Mark Lake Suzanne Lamb Christina Lambert Michelle Landolfi Kirby Lantz Scott Lantz Jeff McBride, left, served as the technical director for the video taping of the Musical as Tom Voght handled the artistic selection as the production director. Gina Narhwald highlighted the big Spring Musical as the hyperactice princess in the hit " Once Upon a Mattress " . Connie Large Debra Lauer Jacqueline Lauer Beth Lawner Aaron Lawson Lynn Leaky Matt Leffer Jenny Lehman Beth Leininger Mark Lewis Gregory Liggett Andrea Light John Lindenmuth Wm. Linville Debra Litten Darin Little Patricia Lorenz Nancy Loury Dan Luley Terry Lynch Nancy Macy Donna Maier Denise Main Carol Lee Manier Ciien-I Maiiier Mike Manning Mitclieil Manaloff Miclielle Maraldo Debb Martin Risa Martin Tammie Martinjal o Randy Martz A] Mass Linds McBane Sharon McBane Deborah McBride Jeff McBride Veronica McBride Joy McClure Mark McDeyntt Collen McDonald Beth McKeeman Craig McKinney Harry McKinley Jr. Penny Meshburger Bonnie Mesing Patricia Mesing Jackie Metsch Albert Mills Cheryl Mills RaVmond Mills Pam Mirwaldt David Mitchell Catherine Moebs Nancy L. HiH Speech 3; Musicals 1,3; Concert Choir 3; Adv. Girls Choir 2; Hays 3; Etc. ' 77, ' 78; Gymnastics 2 Drew Hoffman, Bowling 1,2, Service Worker 3; Concert Band 2; Varsity Band 1, Marching Band 1,2; Tennis 1,2,3 Daria Holt, Concert Choir 2,3,Girls Choir 1 Mitch Horn, Football 1,2,3; Track 1,2,3; Wrestling 1,2,3; Service Worker 3 Tammy Houser, Bike and Ski Club 2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1; Track l,2,3,Tracketts3 John Hull, Intramurals 2,3 Jan Hunt, Speech 1; Service Worker 1,2; Musicals 3; Concert Choir 3; Etc. ' 78, Bible Club 1,2 Paul Hyndman, Bowling 1, Track 1,2,3 Steve Jasinski Dale Johnson, Bowling 3, Chess 1; AV 1; Plays 1; Basketball 1; Track 1,3 Shelly Johnson, Bike Ski Club 2,3; Speech 3; Track 1,2; Powderpuff Football 1,2,3; Service Worker 2,3 Curtis Jones, Varsity 3; Blood Donor 3; Afro. Amer. 3; FCA 3; Basketball 3 Kay Linn Jones, Service Worker 3; Marching Band 1,2,3; Pom-pons 1,2,3, Bat Girl 1,2,3 Maria A. Jones, COE 3, Yearbook 1,2,3; Tracketts 2 Ronnie N. Jones, Key Club 2,3, Varsity Club 3; Afro. American 1,2,3; Football 1,2,3; Track 1,3, Wrestling 1 Arthur Jordan, Varsity Club 3; Basketball 1,2,3 Tina Marie Junk, Service Worker 2,3; Musicals 1,2,3; Orchestra 1,2,3; Steven H. Just, Football 1 Cindy Keener, Junior Classical 2, Studnet Council 3; Musicals 2,3; Madrigals 1; Plays 1,2; ICT 3; Student Council Vice-Pres. 3, Latin 2 Dianne Keller, Latin 1,2; Service Worker 3 William Morlanen Julie Moisica Jill Moore Kelli Moore Troy Moore William Morris Ronald Moser Kathleen Mossburg Charlotte Motz Cheyrl Murphy Timothy Murphy Mary Mayatt Loretta Davidson Lawrence Myatt Douglas Myers Gina Nahrwold Jonathon Nelson Don Newell C ' nthia Newman Pam Niedermeyer Bonnie Nickols Tim Nichols Penny Nicolet Robin Norris Kim North Danny Ohler Lynette Omen Shawn Oneil Katherine Overmeyer Ruth Overton Mark Kem, Blood Donor, 3; Football 1.2,3; Baseball 1,2.3; Wrestling 1,2,3, Daniel Kemp, Speech 2; Musicals 1,2; Etc. ' 76, ' 77;78; Concert Choir 2,3; Madrigals 1,2.3; Swing Choir 2,3; Student Council 2,3; Plays 1 Charlie Kensill, Track 1,2; Hockey 3; Wrestling 1,2,3, Intramurals 1,2,3; Newspaper 2,3 Ted Kepler, AV 1,2,3 Deborah Key, DECA 3;Afro. Amer. 1,2,3; Trackettes 2; Etc. ' 77 Pat Kharbas. Wrestling 1,2,3 Lonnie Kibiger, Speech 1,2; Service Worker 3; Musicals 1,2,3; Concert Choir 2,3; Adv. Girls Choir 1; Swing Choir 2,3; Plays 2,3; Etc. ' 76. ' 78 Ladd Kinzie. Bowling 1; DECA 2,3; AV 1; Concert Band 1,2,3; Varsity Band 1; Training Band 1,2,3; Marching Band 1,2,3 Valerie Klein, Service Worker 3 Lori Louise Klug, Latin 1,2; Junior Classicals 2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1 Cindy Knepper, Carol Knuth, COE 3; Service Worker 2,3: Yearbook 3 Terri Krider, Basketball Manager 3; Powderpuff 3; Girls Track Manager 2; Service worker 3 Jane Kroemer, Concert Band 1,2; Varsity Band 1,2; Marching Band, Concert Choir 2; Girls Choir 1; Service Worker 2 Jeff Kumfer Chris Lambert, Trackettes 2,3; AV 1,2.3; Girls Choir l;Adv. Girls Choir 2.3 Connie Large. Service Worker 3; Junior Classical 2; Marching Band 1.2.3; Pompons 1.2.3; Trackettes 1; AV 1; Pom-pons Captain 3 Beth Launer. DECA 2.3; Concert Choir 2.3 Lynn Leahy. COE 3; Concert Band 2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2 It ' s a whole new meaning to the term ' fast break " witli Bobby Didomenieo and Ins fnrry team mate Tammala Parker Stuart Parker Teresa Parker Mike Parrish Randolph Paris Scott Passwater Fiona Paterson Laura Patten Michele Patterson Joe Pea Jeanne Pemberton Brad Pepple Lisa Perez Jana Perry Herbert Peters Tammy Pfeiffer Janet Phillip Jill Phillips David Powe Jim Pressley Kathy Prince Patricia Purceli Katliy Pusti Karen Ratsijae Clara Rawls Bart Reed Jeffrey Reidt Bryan Reynolds Brent Reinhards Kurt Richardson Carl Richeson Kurt Richter Donette Riddle Scott Riley Marsha Ritchart Barbara Ritter Bart Roberts Bret Roberts Bruce Robinson Dan Robinson Jeffrey Robinson Riza Rodriquez Danielle Roe Michael Rogers Kevin Rose Brigette Rosse Gregg Rounds Cami Rowdon Matt Leffers Andrea Light, Ser ice Worker 1,2,3; Stagecralt 1 Jeff Linville, Bike Ski Club 1,2,3; Student Council 2,3; Football 1,2,3; FCA 3 Darin W. Little, Bowling 1,2; Tennis 1,2,3 Beth Logan.Senice Worker, 2,3; Student Council 1,2,3; Photography 2 Nancy Lowry, Musicals 1,2,3; Plays 1,2,3; Etc. ' 76, ' 77, ' 78; Stagecraft 1,2,3 Nancy Macy, Concert Choir 2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2 Mike Manning, Speech 3; Yearbook 3; Newspaper 1,2 Carol Manier, Varsity Club 1; Intramurals 1,2,3; Principal Advisory 2,3; Student Council 1; Volleyball 1,2 Risa Martin, Service Worker 1,2 Tammie Martinjako, Bike Ski Club 1,2; Student Council 2; Track 2; Volleyball 1,2,3 Rand - Martz, Service Worker 2.3; Wrestling 1,3 Linda McBane, Concert Band 2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2 Deborah L. McBride, COE 3; Newspaper 12 3 ' Honor Roll 1,2,3 ' ' Jeff McBride, DECA 2,3; AV 1,2,3; Service Worker 1,2,3 Veronica McBride, Colleen Kay McDonald, Blood Donor 3; Concert Band 1,2,3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 12 3; Etc. ' 77 Craig McKinney, Varsity Club 3; Basketball 1,2,3; FCA 3 Kim McQuade. Bike Ski Club 1,2,3; Trackettes 1; Marching Band 1,2,3; Powderpuff 3; Pom-pons 1,2,3; Jr. Senior Class Committees Bonnie L. Mesing, Speech 1,2; Service Worker 3; Musicals 2,3; Concert Choir 2,3; Adv,Girls Choir 1 ; Madrigals 2 3 Plavs 3, Etc. -77, ' 78 Scott Runge Jaunita Rutherford Sandie Ruich Thomas Salkeld Bianca Sanderson Jelf Schaaf Scott Sclieele Debra Schlallerer Kathryn Schommer Craig Schrock Chris Shubert Lisa Schuerman Suzanne Schultz Barb Schweyer Kimberly Scott Sondra Scott Patricia Sefton Lisa Seibt Micliael Seibt Kym Seslar Rhonda Seymour Doreene Shady Jeffrey Shappell Sandy Shive Jeff Wood showed the place that the seniors on the Northrop cross country team Uked to hold... number one. V -N- Patricia D. Mesing, DECA 3; Trackettes 1 Jackie Metsch, COE 3 Doug Myers, Concert Band 2,3; Jazz Band 1; Marching Band 2,3 Clierj ' l Mills, Service Worker 2,3 Ray Mills, Bowling 1,2,3; Bike Ski Club 1,2; Key Club 3; Musicals 3; Etc. ' 78 Pamela A. Mirwaldt, Bike Ski Club 1.2,3; David N. Mitchell, Student Council 1; Stagecraft 1 Cathy Moebs, Blood Donor 3; Intramurals 1,2,3; Principal Advisory 1,2; Mat-Maid 2,3 Julie Moisica, Bike Ski Club 3; Service Worker 2.3; Jr. Class Committee 2 Cathy Morris Ron Moser, COE 3; Service Worker 3; Hockey 3- Bowling 3 Kathy Mossburg. Varsity Club 1,2; Bat Girl 1 9 r Intramurals 1.2.3; Student Council 3; Pom-pon ' 3- Volleyball 1,2; Gymnastics 1,2 " ' ' Cheryl Murphy, Flag Core 2; Concert Band 2; Varsity Band 1. Marching Band 1,2; Adv. Girls Choir 2 Lawrence Mvatt, Intramurals 2,3; Boys Choir 1; Track 1,2,3; " Football 1,2,3; Wrestling 1,2,3 Gina Narhwold, Student Council 1,2,3; Cheerleading 1,2,3; FCA 3; Musicals 1,2,3; Concert Choir 2; Adv, Girls Choir 1; Swing Choir 2,3; Plays 3; Etc, ' 77, ' 78 Pam Niedermeyer, Senice Worker 1; Girls Choir 1; Adv. Girls Choir 2 Cynthia Newman, COE 3. Flag Core 1,2; Service Worker 1,2; Student Council 1; Trackettes 1 Robin Norris. Powderpuff Football 3 Dan Ohier, DECA 2,3 Shawn O ' Neil, Concert Choir 2,3; Adv. Girls Choir 1,3; Swing Choir 2; Etc. ' 76, ' 77 , ' 78; Powder- puff Football 2,3 Katherine Overmyer, Musicals 1; Track 1; Honor Roll 1,2,3; Yearbook 1,2,3 Clare Shupe Mark Siemer Lisa Simonins Sonya Simpson Jill Simpson Cathy Sims James Slagle Kevin Slane Catherine Smedal Dan Smith Glennda Smith Gregory Smith Llorre Smith Paul Smith Ross Smith Susan Smith Theresa Smith Chris Snyder Debra Snyder Sherry Socha Sharon Socha Carl Soellinger Helen Solero Scott Sower Vickie Spangler Willaim Spencer Ginger Springer John Sproat Judy St a hi Kenneth Slaplelon Anne Steckbeck Sue Steenport Tim Stellhorn Steve Stensrud Manuela Stephan Dean Stephen Carl Stephens Mary Steward Carla Stewart Michael Stewart Barb Stidham Sandy Stier Monty Storm Lori Strahni Kerry Stringfellow Teresa Studey Mark Sumney Rebecca Sutton Christine Tagtmeyer Jeff Taner Tim Tassler Randy Tatman Kelly Thomas Melodie Thomas One of the high points of the year had to be the superb showing of the senior lead Mighty Marching Bruin Band. Richard Thompson Rob Thorne LeeEUen Timmerman Kimberly Timmis Deanna Tinke Ron Tipton Connie Todd Daniel Topp Renee Trainer Charles Trigg Marcia Trout Debra Tubbs Debbie Tumbleson Tim Twitchell Valerie Tyler Dan Ulrieh Sharleen Underwood Douglas Ungemache Tammera Usher Sue VanGorder Thomas Voght David Vonderman Stuart Waddell David Wagner Audree Walborn Amy Walker Gwendolyn Walker Clifton Wallace Dennis Waller Jeffrey Walling Ruth Overton, Bike . Ski Club 2; arsity Club 1,2,3; Service Worker, 1,2; Newspaper 1,2,3; Basketball 1,2,3; Track 1,2 SWAS Community Base 3 Teresa A. Parker, COE 3 Mike Parrish, Baseball 1,2,3; Yearbook 1,2,3 Laura Ann Patten, Service Worker 1,2 3; Flag Core 1; Marching Band 1 Joe Pea, Football 1,2,3; Baseball 1,2,3; Jean Pemberton Brad Pepple Lisa Marie Perez, Blood Donor 2,3; Service Worker 3; Girls Choir 1; Adv. Girls Choir 2; RVS Health Careers 3; Indiana Health Occupations Students Of America 3 Herbert Peters, Bowling 1; Track 1; Cross Country 1; Wrestling 1 Tammy Pfeiffer, Service Worker 2,3; Marching Band 1,2,3, Pom-pons 1,2,3 Janet Phillips, Musicals 1,2,3; Plays 1,2,3; Etc. ' 76, ' 77, ' 78; B.B. .Maids; St ' r ice Worker 1,2,3; Stage- craft 1,2,3 Jill Phillips Judy Phillips, Service Worker 3 Belinda Plank, Service Worker 1 David Poling, Speecj 1,2,3; Musicals 3; Football 1; Wrestling 1,2,3; Etc. ' 78 Melissa Polley, Service Worker 3 Patricai Purcell, Photography 3; Art Award 2; Gold Key Finalist 2; Hallmark Award 3 Kathy Pusti. Service Worker 1; Concert Choir 2,3; Girls Choir 1; Madrigals 2,3; Etc, ' 77, ' 78 Karen L. Ratajczak, Adv. Girls Choir 3; Powderpuff Football 2 Clara Rawls Bart Reed, Bowling 1; Speech 2,3: Service Worker 1,3; Principal Advisory 3; Stagecraft 2; Musicals 1.2.3; Concert Choir 2,3; Boys Choir 1; Madrigals 2. Plays 2,3; Cite. 77, 8 ; 1,2; Blood Donor 3: ■amurals 3; Newspaper 3; wling 2; Varsity Club 3; md 1 ; Football 1 : Wrestling 3; Student Council 1,2,3; ok 1,2.3; Newspaper A 2 3; Blood Donor 2: Plays 2; Powderpuff .orker 3; Concert Choir 2,3; bir 2,3; Cross Country 1; [orker 1,2; Newspaper 2,3; r-nd 1; Marching Band N. Seniors Do Kim and Tim Yoder see a lighter side to chemistry, and that sometimes take some sccinE. Leann Wanley Pam Wappes Bruce Weaver Tanya Webb Renee Webber Sherri Weeks Scott Weimer Valerie Wells JeffWerhng Paul Wheeler Rita Wheeler David White Angle Wichern Jeff Widanger Joyce Widey Diana Wilkening Timothy Williams Norvetta Wills Bret Wise Valerie Wise Chen,i Wiseman Pat Witchey David Wood Gerald Wood Richard Thompson Rob Thorne LeeEllen Timmerman Kimberly Timmis Deanna Tinke Ron Tipton Cnen ,._, Timothy Yoaer Jeff Yoss Qark Yoquelet Clarelou Young Laura Young Katherine Younger Robert Zbacnik Thomas Zigler Carolyn Zimmerman Jeffrey A. Reidt, Intramurals 1.2; Stagecraft 1,2; Photography 1,2,3 Brent Allen Richards, Service Worker 1,2; Baseball 2 Kurt Richardson, Service Worker 3; Jazz Band I 2.3; Concert Band 1,2,3; Training Band 3; Marching Band 1.2.3; Pep Band 1,2.3 Carl Richeson. Football 1.2; Wrestling 1,3 Rae Ann Riekoff, Powderpuff Football 3 Scott Riley, Varsity Club 3; FCA 3; Basket- ball 1.2.3; Golf 1,2,3; Service Worker 3; Principal Advisory 1 ; Newspaper 3 Bruce Robinson, Blood Donor 3 Dan Robinson. Basketball 1; Golf 3 Danielle Renee Roe. Service Worker 1.2; Yearbook 1; Newspaper 1.2 Mike Rogers, Hockey 1.2.3; Newspaper 3 Kevin Rose, Speech 3; Principal Advisorj ' 3; Concert Choir 3; Madrigals 3; Plays 3; Etc. ' 78 Gregg Rounds, SWAS 2,3; Cami Rowden. Gymnastics 1,2,3 Sandie Ruich, Varsity Club 3; Pom-pons 1,2,3; Trackettes 1,2; Marching Band 1,2,3; Gymnastics 1.2 Scott Runge, Chess, Hockey Tom Salkeld. Baseball 1; Hockey 1,2,3; Yearbook 3; Newspaper 3 George Elias Samaan. Basketball 1.2.3; Football 1,3; Baseball 1; Madrigals 1; Service Worker Bianca Sanderson, Blood Donor 3.; Adv. Girls Choir 1,2; Volleyball Manager 1,2; Health Occupations 3 Jeff Schaaf, Musicals 1,2,3; Jazz Band H 2.3; Concert Band 1.2.3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2,3; Concert Choir 2,3. Boys Choir 1 ; Swing Choir 2,3; Etc. ' 78; All City Choir 3; Pep Band 1.2.3 Scott Scheele, Varsity Club 3; Blood Donor 3; Basketball 1,2,3; Baseball 1,2,3; Newspaper 3 Debbie Schlotterer, Service Worker 3; Girls Choir 1; Powderpuff Football 1; Ecology 3; Service Worker Kathryn A. Schommer, Bike Ski Club 2,3; Bat Girl 1; Student Council 1,2,3; Poni-pon 1,2,3; Musicals 2; Concert Band 2; Varsity Band 1 ; Marching Band 1,2,3; Concert Choir 2,3; Swing Choir 2; Etc. ' 77 Craig Schrock, Service Worker 2,3; Football 1,2; Wrestling 1 Suzanne M. Schultz. Bike Ski Club 3; Concert Band 1.2; Marching Band 1.2 EiarbSchweyer. Ser ice Worker 1.3; Concert Choir 2.3; Girls Choir 1; Madrigals 2,3; Etc. ' 78 Sondra A. Scott, Bike Ski Club 1; DECA 2,3; Service Worker 2; Track 1,2 Patty Sefton, Bowling 3; DECA 3; Doreene Shady, Varsity Club 2; COE 3. Gymnastics 1; Cheerleading .1.2.3 Jeff Shappell. Basketball 1. Tennis 2,3 Jill Annette Simpson, Service Worker 3. Musicals 1. Adv. Girls Choir 1 Cathy Sims. Service Worker 1,2,3 Dan Smith. Bike Ski Club 2; Student Council 1.2; Yearbook 2.3; Newspaper 2.3; Football 3; Hockey 1.2.3 Glennda Smith, Girls Choir 1.2,3 Llorre Smith. Jazz Band 1,2; Concert Band 1,2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2,3; Concert Choir 2; Boys Choir 1; Ser ' ice Worker 3 Paul Smith, Varsity Club 3. Service Worker 1; Newspaper 3; Basketball 1.2.3; Baseball 2,3; Tennis 3 Susan Smith, Service Worker 3 Teresa Smith, Ecology 3; Girls Choir 1; Service Worker 2 Chris Snyder. Football 1.2.3; WrestUng 1,2 Carl Soellinger, Musicals 1,2; Concert Choir 2; Boys Choir 1; Swing Choir 2; Etc. ' 76 Heien Solero. Musicals 2.3; Etc. ' 76; Concert Band 1,2,3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2.3; Orchestra 2.3; Pep Band 1.2.3; All-Citv Orch. 2.3;Tri-State Band 3 Vickie Lynn Spangler, Service Worker 3 Judy Stahl, COE 3 Ken Stapleton Anne Steckbeck, Bike Ski Club 2; Flag Core 3; Pompon 1,2; Marching Band 1,2,3; Adv. Girls Choir 2; Etc. ' 77 Sharon Stein, Service Worker 3 Manuela Stephan, Ser ' ice Worker 3 Dean Stephen, Football 2; Wrestling 1 Mary Steward. DECA 3; Basketball Maid 3; Adv. Girls Choir 1,2; Senice Worker 2.3 Mike Stewart, Bowling 1; Marcliing Band 1 Sandt Stier. Musicals 1,2.3- Plays 3; Etc. 78; Concert Choir 2,3; Madrigals 2; Swn g Cho,r 3- All City Choir 3; Ser -ice Worker 1.2.3 Lori Strahm, FCA 3; Bat Girl 1; Servic Worker 3; Student Council 1,2,3; Cheerleading 1.2.3; Concert Choir 2; Madrigals 1 Teresa Stuckey, Trackettes 1; Service Worker 3; Concert Band 1,2,3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band Mafk Sumney, Pnncipal Advisory- 3- Stud- 2; Musicals 1,2,3; Concert Band 123. Vars.iy 1- Marching Band 1,2,3; Concert Choir 2,3. swing Chofr 2.3; Etc. ' T. ' 78; Dr.rn Major 2.3, AllCitv Choir 2; Pep Band 1.2,3, J.A. i Tim Tassler, Hockey 1,3; Service Worker 3; Photography 3; Yearbook 1,2,3; Kelly Thomas. Newspaper 1,2,3; Musicals 3; Concert Band 1,2.3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1.2,3; Orchestra 3 Richard Wayne Thompson Jr.. COE 3; Concert Band 1; Marching Band 1; Boys Choir 1; Basketball 1; Football 1; Tennis 2 Rob Thorne. Intramurals 2,3; Photography 2,3; Yearbook 2,3; Newspaper 2,3; Baseball 2 Lee Ellen Timmerman, Musicals 2. Concert Choir 3; Adv. Girls choir 2; Etc. ' 78 Kim Timmis, Blood Donor 3; Marching Band 2 Deanna Tinkel, Musicals 2; Plays 2; Flag Core 1; Concert Band 2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 2; Service Worker 3 Ron Tipton, Track 2; Cross Country 2; Service Worker 2,3; Intramurals 2,3 Renee Trainer, Flag Core 1,2; Trackettes 1; Gymnastics 1; Tennis 2,3; Photography 3 Charles Trigg. FCA 3; Jazz Band 3; Basketball 1,2; Football 1,2.3; Track 1,2,3; Student Council3 Ruben Trotter, Afro. Amer. 2,3 Marcia Trout, Bowling 1.2 Debbie Tumblesons. Blood Donor 1.2.3 Tim Twitchell, Football 1,2.3; Wrestling 1,2,3 Douglas Ungemach, Football 2,3 Sue Van Gorder, Varsity Club 2,3; Student Codncil 1,2,3; Pom-pons 1,2,3; Class Officer 1,2,3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2,3; Track 1,2,3; Gymnastics 1,2.3 Dave Wagner. Bowling 1,2; Blood Donor 3; Service Worker 3; Intramurals 3; Newspaper 3; Golf 3; Clifton A. Wallace. Bowling 2; Varsity Club 3; Chess 1,2,3; Varsity Band 1; Football 1; Wrestling 1. Principal Advisory 2,3; Student Council 1.2,3; Photography 1; Yearbook 1,2.3; Newspaper 1,2.3 Dennis R. Wallen. DECA 2 Leann Wanley. Bowling 3; Blood Donor 2; DECA 2,3; Speech 1,2; Plays 2; Powderpuff Football 1,2.3 Bruce Weaver, Service Worker 3; Concert Choir 2,3; Boys Choir 1; Swing Choir 2.3; Cross Country 1: All City Choir 2.3 Tanya Webb. Service Worker 1.2; Newspaper 2.3; Concert Band 2; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2 Renee Webber. Service Worker 1 Jeff Werling. Concert Band 1,2,3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2,3 Angle Wichem, Varsity Club 2,3; Speech 1; FCA 3; Trackettes, 1.2; Principal Advisorj ' 2.3; Student Council 1,2,3; Basketball 2.3; Track 1.2 Jeffrey Lane Wildanger, Baseball. Service Worker. Photography Joyce Ann Wildey, DECA 2,3; Trackettes 2; Track 3; Service Worker 2,3 Steve Wilhoff, Musicals 2.3; Speech 2,3; Concert Choir 2; Etc. " 77, ' 78 Dan Lee Wilkening, Service Worker 2.3; Principal Advisory 3; Concert Choir 2.3; Girls Choir 3; Adv. Girls Choir 1,3 Volerie Wills Bret Wise, Student Council 2. Musicals 1; Jazz Band 1,2,3; Concert Band 2.3; Varsity Band 1; Training Band 1; Marching band 1.2.3; Pep Band 1.2.3 Sherry Wiseman, DECA 3; Mat -Maid 1,2; Service Worker 1,2; Drama 1,2 Patricia Joy Witchey, Blood Donor 3; Rifle Core 2.3; Service Worker 1; Junior Classical 1.2,3 Jeff Wood, Track 1,2,3; Cross Country 1,2,3; Intramurals 1; Photography 3 Mary Woodis, Bowling 2; Trackettes 2; Musicals 1.2; Orchestra 1,2; Adv. Girls Choir 3; Service Worker 1,2 Mary Woods, Service Worker 1,2,3 Cheryl Wyss, Basketball 1,2,3; Volleyball 1,2; Tennis il, Dave Wood, Service Worker 2: Track 1,2,3 Jerry Wood, Baseball 2,3; Wrestling 1,2 Clarelou Young, Bowling 1; Service Worker 2; Student Council 2; Musicals 2; Conert Choir 2; Girls Choir 1; Swing Choir 2 Laura Young Kahty Younger, Service Worker 2,3; Newspaper 12 3- AV 1 f f , , Bob Zbacnik, Musicals 2,3; Concert Band 1,2,3; Varsity Band 1; Marching Band 1,2; Orchestra 2,3 Tom Zigler, Etc. ' 78; Gymnastics 2.3 Charlotte Motz beams her satisfaction at being named the salutorian of the Northrop class of 1978. She will go to Indiana University at Bloomington next year and follow a medical c-areer. V ' Class of 79... the Juniors Junior Qass Officers: Paula aifford, Steve Crall. Pam AUen, Tracy Murphy, and Kathy Kramer Lisa Acheson William Adamson Tambi Aiken Brian Aikins Mark Allen Pam Allen Teresa Allen Beth Amstutz Kimberly Anderson Michael Anderson DeDe Antoine Robert Armstrong John Arnold Carol Austin Jeff Avery Lynn Avery Ricky Balogh Mark Bannister Cindi Barlage Susari Barlage Richard Barnett Deanna Bates Cindy Baughman Dawn Baysingcr Donna Belcher Doris Belcher Bruce Bell Wendi BeUis Flora Bennett Pete Bercot Curt Berindei Penny Bemardin Ramona Bess John Betties Craig Bcverlorden Megan Beyler Dan Biancardi Joe Biggins Janet Bishop Ten Black f w :: ' ' ' Jett Blackburn Brian Blacketor Cheryl Blake Diana Blake Kevin Blancliard Greg Bloom Susan Bloom Mark Bornkamp Linda Bovie Gary Brabson Yvonne Brabson Karen Bradford Linda Bradford Brett Branstetter Rob Brauer Edwin Braun Deborah Bright Teresa Bristol Gary Brooks Sue Brown Todd Brown Nancy Bruce Jill Brundage Kevin Brundige Lisa Brunson Jack Buck Margaret Budreau Doug Bull Laurie Bullard Jane Bunner Diana Burfield Sondra Burkhalter ■■Man Burnett Johnny Burney Karen Burroughs Susan Burton Brenda Busche Tanuny Busche Kirk Butts Bonnie Byanskie Chris Byrde Lisa CaliUl Lynette Calligan Laurie Campbell Pam Camer Gregory Cary Brad Casalini Angie Chaney Don Chevillet Bruce Chivington Dimitri Choka Barb Clark Leslie Clark Laura Claypool Paula Clifford Rex Coak Vincent Coak Terry Coleman Jody Conn Cheryl Cook Jill Cook Kelle Coon Jeannette Cooper Kathy Coughhn Susan Crain Steven CraU Loretta Curns Terry Curry Teri Daler Damon Dangler Jamie Davis Bill Deakin Mike DeFord Steve Degitz David Dehabey Joella Dell Roberta Dennis Jesse Diemer Kirsteen Donnelly Tina Dorman Greg Doster Karen Doty Louisea Driver Lisa Duncan Arthur Dupree Joyce Easley Tami Easley Randy Eisenach Marsha Eldridge James Elizondo Debbie Ellis Connie Engle Tonya Ervins Rita Espinosa Dale Evans Mike Evard Curt Ewing Cindy Fair Jim Fair Susan Falk Ken Farlow Jack Farmer Susan Faulk Darlene Fawcett Mark Faxon Robin Fay Jane Feichter Beth Fenker Lisa Fiaschetti Bonnie Fick Linda Fiore Star Firnhaber Diane Fisher Delores Pitts Laurie Fleck Carol Fortier Jeff Fox Mike Fredbloom Patricia Freeman Joe Freiburger Darrell Friar Julie Fritz Lori Fritz Brian Frye Michelle Fults Darryel Gaines Tina Galloway Bruce Gastineau Sharon Gater Becky Gaudettc Rick Gerig Mark Germano Mark Chaster David Gibbons JoAnn Gibson Lory Girardot Rob Glasgow Frank Goesswald Mike Golembicwski Paul Goodland Ginny Goodman Mike Gorman Winton Goyal ferry Grant li ii; s ' ji " v ' ; ki Jim Gray Edward Guevara Jemac Gullikscn Janine Guilder Leonard Gunkel Pat Hagan Joan Ilagen Bonita llairslon Steve Halberl Unda [lale Lori Hall Dan Halquist Chris Hare Jill Harris Tom Harris Dan Harth JetY Hartman Matt Haitnian Jerry Hatfield Steve Hatfield Debbie Hauge Loric Haupert Mark Haverstick David Hawkins Rick Hawkins Elaine Hayes Randv Heini (laire Helnireicli Jean Helnireicli Bobbie Henderson Dave Henkle David Henry Kelly Herendeei Neil Herrberg Kellie Heyman Randall Hire Tom Hiser Ted Holocher Jeff Holt Mary Honor Dave Ivy and Kerry Little were two of the junior classes better artists. Brenda Hood Terri Hopper Dave Houghton Sherry Householder Marc Houser Joseph Houshoulder Debra Hubbard Mike Hubbard Lisa Hunter Beth Huston Steve Irven Stacey Isaacs Dave Ivy Bernard Jackson Judy Jackson Mike Jackson Susan Jacobson Lori James Laura Janiszewski Carolyn Jenkins Pam Jenkins Sylvester Jimerson Rick Johnloz Jana Johnson A junior speedster fakes the senior defender and gets ready to catch a pass in the Powderpuff Football championship. The j uniors won a thriller over the seniors, shocking a lot of folks as the seniors were not defeated and had taken the crown the last two years when they eked out crowns as sophs and juniors. Julie Johnson Roberta Johnson David Johnston Duffy Jones Tracy Jones Patty Jontz Bo Jucrgens Gail Jurczewsky Carol Kamnjcr Bonnie Kaufman Mark Kaufman Flizabclh Kcclan Mar]oric Keller Brenda Kclley Rhonda Kelsaw Carrie Kem .au. " - ' " ;; ' t x Brad Kennedy Jeffrey Kinies David Kiiidlesparm Uennie Kini; Julie KiiiK Allen Kline Milce Kline Ann Kiopfenstein David Knerr JelTKnop Mike Knuckles Pennv Kolils Riehard Koldev Aeni Ko inas Maria Krall Kath ' Kramer Sue Kuelinert Jean Laborde Martlia Lacy Kerri Lam bright Yvonne Landes Larry Landess Susan Lane Cynthia Lapsley Joe Leahy Roger Lee Dale Lehman Janis Lehman Chris Leichty Kim Leimer Bill Leist Russell Leon Peggy Link Be ' th Linville Kerry Little Janet Loechner Annette Lott Jill Lubbes Barry Lucas Pamela Lude Sharon Lynch Jeanne Madden Keith Magley Pam Malaise Rusty Malaise Scott Mantock Lisa Marshall Carolyn Martin Chaun Mar tin Ken Martin Rita Martin Rusty Martinjako Dennis Mason James Matthews Joan May John May Sandy McBride Becky McCarty Jamie McClurc Colleen McClurg Kathy McCowan Diane McDevitt JUl McDonald Bernard McGraw Junaila McGraw Bill McHenry Pats ' McKinney Patrick McMeans Mark McNabb Donna Meier Kimberly Mencer Michele Mero Matt Merriman Shari Merriman Vicki Michels Tammy Milholland Rosemary Milledge Monte Miller Paula Miller Steve Miller Twila Miller Susan Minick Kevin Miser Lorelei Mitchell Roxanne MoUberg CTiarles Moore Kay Moore Michelle Moore Sheila Moore Mary Morel Jon Moreno Alan Morin Diane Morris Jack Morris Jeff Moser John Moss Jill Mougin Annette Mueller Cathy Mueller Tom Mungovan Laurie Munroe Tracey Murphy Ray Murray Frank Myatt Karla Myers Michael Nagel Chris Nault Phoebe Nault Lisa Neel Debbie Neeld David Neilands Mark Nelson Jeanene Neuhaus Mark Newburn Lavman Newsome Dcbra Nichols Kim Nienas Lisa Nine Julie Norris Kathy Nowell Don Oesch Kenny Offord Karen Ogg Kim Orendorff Debbie Orn Leonard Osborn Karen Otter Carla Paimondo Rose Parhm Mike Parkison Margo Parr Jim Partin Bret Partridge ScotI Partridge John Pauley Sue Pax ton Dan Pcmbcrton Sara Pequignol JoAim Perkins Scott Pcrrinc Randall Peterson Carta Petric Maivi Petric Barbara Pel tit . m, i Carolyn Jenkins talks DE biisines the school store phone. Chris Phelps Pam PhiUips Tim PoUey Teresa Pond Jeff PopplewcU Lori Powell Tom Powell John Pratt Lori Prince Cheryl Pugniire Jackie Puterbaugh Denise Quinn Ann Radkoski Eric Ramsey Dawn Ransom Mike Rautenkranz Joe Rebman Steve Regnier Steve Reinholt Annette Rcsor Ricky Rethcrford John Rhea John Ribar Kenny Richeson Chris Richter Danette Riddle J Riggin Julie Riley Tim Ritter Eric Rizzie Diane Robart William Roberson Kelly Rolxnts Pam Roberts Richie Roberts Judy Robinett Denise Robinson Ron Root Stan Ross Teri Rowdon Dawn Rowlands Don Rowlands Harold Rummer Teresa Runnion Jackye Russell Bob Ryan Thomas Salder Yvette Samaan Debbie Sample Cleveland Sanders Jim Sanders Sandy Sarasien Stephen Scalt " Bob Scheele Tom Schmidtchen Marc Schmitz Steph Schnellbach Sonia Schnieb Angela Schuerman Paul Schuler Mike SchulU Kim Schwab Greg Schwartz Liz Schweizer Carolyn Schweyer Lisa Seibt Michael Seibt Kevin Senter Randy Seymour Julia Shaffer Connie Shaver Michael Shaver Chuck Shaw Pam Shaw Mark Sheets Lee Shelton Paul Sliick Mike Shie Cathy Sidwell Anita Silvers Julie Sipes acts as waitress at on of the many spring banquets. Tim Simonis Daniel Simpson David Simpson Julie Sipes Brent Skinner Gail Slagle Steve Smell Edward Smierciak JiU Smith Kenny Smith Kim Smith Pete Smith Stanley Smith Bob Snare Kelly Sparks Tom Spranger Marvin Sprau Lynn Sprinkle Robert Stadelmayer Glenn Staller Kirk Staller Tera Stanek Don Stanley Jeanine Stanton Mark Steenport Lori Stein Toni Stellhorn Jean Stephenson Deborah Stevenson Marilyn Stewart Sherrie Stewart Virginia Stewart Laura Stone Diane Stoody Sheri Stratton Marc Straub Lori Sturgeon Jeanie Summerville Jeanne Sweet Brad Swing Elaine Taylor Melinda Tennant Lisa Terry Sandra Thomas Ann Thompson Robin Thrush Tim Tiedeman Chuck Tiffany Laura Todd Karen Topp Ron Tunin Nannette Turrin Jim Vachon Keith WaddeU Julie Waggoner Leisa Wagner Wendy Wagner Lori Walborn Cathy Walker Susan Walker Thalma Walker Debi Wallace Todd Wanley Scott Wareing Mike Watson Jamel Weatherspoon Karen Weber Jeff Weiehselfelde Garrett Weilbaker Claudia Wheeler Frances White Ken White Sandy White Sheri White John Wicker Phyllis Wiegmann Wendell WUder Steph Williams Roger Williard Deanna Wilson Betsy Winteregg Tamara Wiseman Sherry Wisner Sandra Witcliey Andy Witte Brenda Wolfe Sandra Wood Tim Wood Dave Woolems John Workman Robin Yeiser Robert Youse Pat Yurkovic Rocky Zahm Louwenda Zeiuler Mike Zoltek , i_- ' i . Mary Zuber The most ambitious class project this year was the Junior Class Carnival. They directed a concerted effort of over a dozen clubs and groups from school to run a fun fair night and they attracted almost a thousand people. The proceeds from each of the activities ' booths or whatever go to the activity with a percentage donated to the Junior Class as an ents fee. This year did seem that the most popular of all activities involved throwing wet spon- ges or cream pies at teachers and students. The students enjoyed tossing at ' teach ' and the faculty really enjoyed getting some of the kids... but all in fun, of course. Dave Ackerman Cindy Adams Michael Adams Valerie Affolter Anella Aker Kim Alfeld Chris Alford Joetta Allen Keith Allgeier Tracey Amos Don Anderson Jim Arbogast Drew Armstrong Lisa Arnold Tracy Arnold Suzanne Ashmore Debbie Babcock Kay Bacon Kate Bahr Yon Sun Baker Randy Barrand Felicia Batalona Caryn Bauermeister Debbie Baughman Bruce Becker Rich Beckmann Margo Beerbower Dave Beghtel airistie Bell Valeri Bess Marcia Betties Kim Betz Lee Ann Beverforden Mari Beyler Brenda Bishop Linda Bishop Mark Bishop Brad Black Brien Blackburn John Blacketor Sophomore class officers are front, Diana Shaffer. Bettye Dean, and June Werling. Standing in the back are Tan- ya Seslar and Dave McConiga. Class of 79... the Sophomores icres;! Bloom iX ' bby Boba ' Kevin IJollniiiii Klirisaiin Bond C orden Boone Tim Bouillon IX-bbio BoVLT Lynn Bricklev Sandi Biinncinan Douj; Brown Payne Brown Scotl Brown Becky Bryan Gwyn Bryant Jerry Buchanan Irancis Budreau Michelle Bull C ' hervl Bundy Liz liurkhart Laura Burrows Dawn Busche Linda Buttell Ernest Byers Lisa Byrer Joe Campbell Kim Campbell Mark Campbell Tyrone Chaney Sky Chester Alan ChristofTersn Mark Clark Mike Clark Terry Clark Connie Claxton Lora CI ay miller Ron Clemmer Royd demons Dawn Clevenger Donna Clifford Keith Coak Laura Cobb JetTCobum Kara Cole ' Vndy Collins Laura Comparet Paula Conover Jennifer Cook Jim Cook Kevin Cook Scott Cook Doug Cox Gloria Crewe Bob Crosby Randy Crouch Dominic Cuellar Dawn Cunningham Brenda Curry Jamie Curry Kim Daniels Jean Darnall Caroline Davis Leona Davis Tina Davis Bettve Dean Sue Decarlo Dirk Denuvl Sterling DePew Janet Didomenico Deborah Diemer Robin DiUnian Dan Doenges Kevin Donley Jacquelin Donnelly Terri Dorman Lane Doster Doris Dowdel] Mary Dressier Jeff Dreyfus Teddy Dunbar Penny Dunn Rick Dye Rob Easterdav Lee Edsall Doria Edwards Steve Edwards Chris Efurd Dean Elile Laura Eix Carol Eldridge Gwen Elizondo Teresa Elkins Jamie Ellenwood Tracy Ellis Kimberley Emerick Susan Ennis Cherry Enterline Tom Enyeart Glenn Ernest Sheila Faurote Gregory Fawley Kathy Fawley Maureen Feeley Sha Feeley Craig Ferguson Leslie Fillmore Jeff Flood Kim Ford Steve Forte Sue Fowler Debbie Frayer Terry Fredricks Jed F reels Dawn Frey Debbie Frisby Richard Fromm Ken Fuhrman Jeffrey Fuller Willie Gates Je ff Gaze Jill Geller Michcle Gelling Sandy Gessner Kathryn Gilbert lirian Glass Deanna Goodfellow Kelly Gordon Rachelle Gordon Chris Gordy Kim Graber Geoff Gray Patricia Gray Barbara Green Kristi Green Mark Grobschmidt Bonnie Gunkel Kim ( lunler Bruce Gullu Donald C.uy Tony Guy Teresa Ilaa Mary llairc John llalev Anthony Ihill lawn I Filler Garry Hamilton Sam Harkirison Uiwreiice Ilarkles Cindy Harper Micliele Harris Herbert Harrison Terry Harter Rod Hartman Bob llaiige Barb Henderson Joyce Henderson Kevin Henry Mark Henry Sue Hessey Scott Hewitt David Hill James Hill Rich Hill Larry Hindle Lucretia Hiner Cherri Hobeck Karen Hodse Tony Holdareve Jean lloUey Russell Trigg ties up liis opponet in a suberp soph fashion as the ret ' watches. =m Mark Holom Debbie Hook Mark Horman Marti Horn Mindy Hough Gregg Householder Linda Householder Mitch Howard Cathy Howell Keith Hubbard Teresa Hull Jim Hundley Chris Hupp Todd Huston Dave Hyndman Dan Isaacs Ml. Willard HoUoway helps Fred Sar- azen on picking next year ' s classes as the next up gets things organized. David Jackson Justina Jacquay Rhonda Jacquay Karen Janiszewski Gary Jefferies Larry Jefferies Arthur Johnson Calvin Johnson Janine Johnson Linda Johnson Shannon Johnson Jennifer Johnston Brertda Jones Felicia Jones James Jones Mark Jones Joseph Jordan Diane Junk Larry Kaiser Frances Kaufman Terry Keck BiJly Keith Allison Keller Shawn Keni Karen Kepler Ed Kerker Vijay Kharbas Stephanie Kidd Da Kim Debbie King James King Mike King Timothy King Tuesday King Susan Kinslow Lisa Kitchen Brad Klein Karl Klemm Tony Klemm Steve Kline Tom Knisely Jerry Korchyk Denisc Krcienbrink Llise Kreicnbrink Tammy Krider Lynda Kuchn Kellv Kui ler Ilollv Kuhn t £k Nick Lat ' evcr Mark Lahey Michael Lamb Taiiii La ml in Dciiise Lapslcy Laura Larimer C ' luulie Lauer Ron Lee Ryan Leitch Rhonda Lemmon Jill Lenina Chris Lerch Dave Lesiuk Diana Lester Cheryl Levy Scott Little Penny Lomax Sally Love Cory Lynch Uiurie Lyons Mike Lyons Dan Macy Sheryl Malaise Marshall Monoloff Scott Marburger Catlu ' Martin " IVbbie Martin Denice Martin Carlton Mathias JetTMcCann Lisa McClaniroch Mary McClure David McConiga Mark McCray Tim McCrea Bill McDonald Annette McKee Vicki Meier Kelli Messman Randy Mettert Sue Middleton Mark Miller Teresa Miller Ron Minick Katrina Monnier Cindy Moon Glenn Moore Kimberly Moore Shcrtll Moore I mil Moran I I I Moravec I i Morene talh Morris Jim Mortimer Sue Mortimer I ickie Mossbur Cindy Motz Nancy Mullins Linda Murphy William Murph Crystal Myatt Jeanne Myers Oiuck Ne:il Lora Neuhaus Lewis Newsome Bryan Nichols Tonia Nikolaenko Dottie Noehren Sarah Noyes Jeffry 0 " Banion George O ' Brien Oiris Odesby Cheryl Oliver Tracy Orsbon Kenneth Osborn Don Oury Elizabeth Overton Mikki Parkison John Pea Staeey Pearson Dale Peaslee Sandee Peaslee Lisa Pence Barb Penick Anita Perez Deb Pettit Sue Pettit Sherry Piepenbrink Bethany Plank Lewis Poindexter Randy Poiry Donald Poling Dave Porter Stacie Porter Tracy Purinton Rodney Putt Barb Rademaker Lynne Radkoski Oiris Ramsey Gordon Rasor Bernard Rauch Jerome Rauch Karen Rauch Jonathan Ray Richard Reece Karen Reed Suzette Reed Rich Reiken Kiiren Reinig Teresa Reith Dave Rennecker Rob Retherford Dawn Reynolds Scott Reynolds Jim Richard Robert Richards Kelley Richardson John Richardville Yvonne Richeson Shauna Rigdon Mitchell Riggs Pamela Riley Maureen Ritchhart Lamont Roberts Darren Robinson Yvonne Rogers Mark Rooy- Kim Rose Tina Rose Kenny Ross Christopher Rous Laurie Rudig Dan Riinge Pam Runnion John Ryan Curl Sanders Melody Sanders Scott Sanderson James Sarasien Louis Sarazcn Rich Schlaudroir John Schiink I ori Scline|ip Ken I Schol r Bob Crosby lays down the final pice in his car of the month pin up. Sue Schonuner Lee Schubert Twyla Scott Marie Scroggs Bob Semprini Neal Seslar Tanya Seslar Kenneth Sexton Lee Sexton Andrew Shade Diana Shaffer Claudette Shank Stacy Shank Mark Shaw Julia Shelton Jane Shifflett Lori Sliivley Doug Shockcy Dean Shrcve Larry Sinipkins Mary Simpkins Shaun Singleton I ' ran Sipe Doyle Smeltzer Mary Smicrciak Brenda Smith t ' arolyn Smith Karl Smitli Lesa Smith Pam Smith Mike Snare Tammy Snyder Narciso Solcro Steve Souers Cindy Sowle Greg Sowles Kathy Staller Lynn Stanley Tim Stanton Diann Starks Mitch Stauffer Sharon Stein Leisa Steinbaclier Pete Steinkamp Doug Stellhorn Alan Stevens Doug Stevens Cindy Steward Jeff Stewart Jeanette Stidham Staurt Stier Bill Storms Scott Stovall Debra Strahm Brenda Studebaker Norman Swee-t Tammie Tackett Scott Tagtmeyer Cynthia Tatum Jerry Taube Phyllis Terloskv Chad Tew Darlene Theis Judy Thomas Laura Thomas Mark Tliomas Craig Thompson Dave Thorne Doug Thorne Briai! Thomson Dave Tittman Karma Tom PJ lf 7 V i " , Mary McQure. Cathy Martin, and Gwen Elizondo lead the sophomore workers at the girls ' Gymnastic meets. Todd Townsend Russell Trigg Michael Tubbs Lisa Tucker Cindy Turk Pam Tuttle John Ulmer Torgeir Ulset Jeff Underbill Audrey Vordcrman Brenda Vorndrun Denise Wagner Fred VVaikcl Maria V;Jker Tonja Walker Dave Wallenstein Donald Walls Robin Way Darvl Wcatlierspoon Buddv WclUior SlK ' lly Wl-IIlt Carrie Wcllnuin Cuv Wl-Uv Chuck Wont- June Werlinp Patricia Westendorf Pani Westerliausen Kyle Wetzel Jetf Wlietstone Craig Wliite Larrv Wliitesides Paula Whitt David Wiedenlioeft Steve Wiesman David ile Tammy Wilhelni Tammy Wilhoff Kevin Williams Lisa Williams Katliy Wilson Keith Wilson Vincent Wimbley Tammy Winchester Debbie Winton Linda Winston Dewey Witte Mary Wood Rodney Woods Cindy Worman Gildia Wormbly Bonnie Wyss Chris Yoder Nancy Yoder Anna Yoquelet Tori York Darvl Young Deanna Younger Tami Zierten Shelley Zimmerman Donna Zoltek Northrop High School Student Album Index Seniors A Acheson, Doug C. 168 Ackerman. Mark L. 168 Adamson, Valerie M. 168 Aiken, Jeffrey S. 168 Alexander, Rochelle C. 168 •Allen, Kevin V. 168 Alspaugh, James M. 168 Anderson, Vickie L. 168 ■Armstrong, David J. 168 Ashmore, Lee S. 168 Aughenbaugh, Liane L. 168 " Aughenbaugh, Lou A. 168 Ausderan, Laura L. 168 Ayers, Tammy J. 168 B Babcock, Lisa G. 168 •Bacon, Kenneth E. 168 Badger, Jim W. 168 Baglin, Lori A. 168 Barrett, R. Randall 168 Bauer, Jeffrey P. 168 Beaty, Pamela S. 168 Bellis, Kimberly S. 168 Bennington, Sherry L. 168 Bercot, Douglas E. 168 Bernardin, Cherie K. 169 Berry, Barbara J. 196 Beyer, Laura L. 169 Biancardi, Philip K. 169 Billings, Steven S. 169 Birkholz, Irene S. 169 Black, Eddie L. 169 Blackburn, Rita M. 169 •Blair, Joseph H. 169 Bojrab, Jeanette L. 169 Boley, Lori J. 169 Boone, Lori A. 169 Boone, Sandra M. 169 Bosler, Terri L. 169 Bovie. James D. 169 •Bowers, Barbara K. 169 Brabson, Terry L. 169 Bradford, Nancy L. 169 Brant, Gary G. 169 •Brattain, James E. 169 Bredemeyer, Luann 169 Bright. Kandis D. 169 •Brineman, Judith L, 169 Brooks. Kalfis L. 169 Brown, Gina M. 169 Brown, Holli A. 169 Brown, Sheila R. 169 Brown, Steve A, 169 Brown. Wendy L. 169 •Brunger, Damon E. 170 Brunger, Vince A. 170 Bryan, Jeffrey E. 170 Bryant, Sordorah A. 170 Bryson, Scott 170 Bull. Rebecca S. 170 Burden, Jeff B 170 " Buscher, Karin L. 170 Byer. Pamela L. 170 Gahlll, Carolyn S. 170 Campbell, Hugh C. 170 •Carroll, Cynthia 170 Cashdollar, Rebecca L, 170 Cashman, James E. 170 Castleman, Alan D. 170 Chambers. Chet A. 170 Chapman, Tony G. 170 Chivington, Elaine K. 170 Christman, Matt D. 170 •Christoffel. Timothy A. 170 Clark. Michelle R. 170 Claymiller. James 170 Clemmer. Eric C. 170 Cline. Weldon E, 170 Coakley, Kirk D. 170 Cobley, Mark A. 170 Cook, Ann M. 170 Cooke, David G, 170 Cooper. Caren C. 170 Cooper. Sandra K. 171 •Cowan. Paula J. 171 Cox. Shelley L. 171 Critchfield, Jill A. 171 Crumback. Russell R. 171 Cruz. Paul M, 171 Current, Sharon W. 171 Cutler, Gary P. 171 D Daub. Donette L. 171 Davis. Kenneth R. 171 Dawkins. Daymen E. 171 Decamp. Holly D, 171 Deford, Scott E. 171 Deininger, Debra A. 171 Dell Priore, Donna 171 Deming. Dawn A. 171 Dennison, Lisa M. 171 •Denuyl, Dawn 171 Depew, Shawn T. 171 Devault. Pamela J. 171 Deville. Denlse A, 171 Deville. Lisa M. 171 ' Devine. Brian G. 171 Dickmander, David L. 171 Didomenico, Robert M. 172 Dincoff, Kathleen A, 172 Dirrim, Kathy L. 172 •Dowden, Cathy J. 172 Dowden, Danna K. 172 •Dunne, Loretta E. 172 Dupree, Adrianna 172 Edmonds, Keith L. 172 Ehle, James L. 172 Eldridae, Cynthia 172 Ellis, Vicky J. 172 Eppele, Timothy E. 172 Erb, Susan L. 172 Erdman, Kevin J. 172 Ertel, Kathy A. 172 Ervins, Nikki L. 172 Etzler, Amy S. 172 Evans. Susan K. 172 Ewell, Richard 172 •Fagg, Daryl W. 172 Fallon. Brian L. 172 Fasick. Douglas J. 172 Faurote, Wally J. 172 Faxon, Gary L. 172 Feichter, Dennis D, 172 Ferraro, Carolyn J. 172 Fields, Robert L. 172 Fike, Glenda 172 Fisher. Tammie J, 172 Flood, Tonya K. 173 Ford, Teresa L. 173 Fortman, Tammy K. 173 Foulks, Rebecca S. 173 Fowler, Kenneth F. 173 Fowler, Nick D. 172 Franklin, Richard F. 173 Frazier, Janet L. 173 Freeman, Angela S. 173 Freiburger, Steve 173 Frisby, Donald E. 173 Fritz, Sheryl A. 173 •Fry, Nanette 173 Fuller, Stuart M. 173 G Garrison, Ronald C. 173 Garver. TamI M, 173 Gase, Gerald L. 173 Gastineau. Gary 173 Gastineau. Michael D. 173 Gebert, Terry S. 173 Gentilucci. Anne M. 173 Gerdom. Linda A. 173 •Gick. Susan D. 173 Gilson. Kay A. 173 Godschalk, Trina L, 173 Golfiner. Don 174 Govin, Rita L, 174 Goyal, Anita A, 174 Grady, Lisa A. 174 Grames, David A. 174 Grinzard, Thea 174 Groves, Daniel L. 174 Gulley. Jeff D. 174 Gumpper. Janet M. 174 Gumpper, Jean A. 174 Guy, Janet M. 174 H Haag. Beverly J. 174 Haag. Kevin L. 174 Hagan, Diane M. 174 Hagar, Carolyn D. 174 Hamilton, Julia 174 Hampshire, Julia E. 174 •Haneline, Susan R. 174 Harkuszewski, Clarissa A. 174 Harmeyer, William B. 174 Harrell, Jeff D. 174 Harshbarger, Carol S. 174 Harter. Tanya A. 174 Hauge. Barbara A. 174 Haynes. Mark D. 174 •Hedrick. Denise E. 174 Heller. Greg L. 174 Henderson. Deborah A, 174 Henderson. Janette L. 174 Henry. Charles E. 174 Henry. Rebecca A. 174 Hetrick. Vicki S. 174 Hickey, Carl 174 Hicks. Deborah K. 174 Higgens. Mary A. 174 Hightire. Rene 174 Hill. Nancy L. 174 Hoagland. Barry 174 Hobeck. Collette L. 174 Hoffman. Drew A. 174 Holom. Kathryn M. 174 Holt, Daria 174 •Hood, Robert L. 174 Hopkins, Tamara S. 174 Horn, Mitchell T. 174 Horner. David A. 174 Hosier, Brian 174 Hough, Timothy J. 174 Houser. Tammy J. 174 Howard. Michael E. 174 •Hubert, Jerry W. 174 Hull, John M. 174 Hunt, Janis E. 174 Hyndman, Laura E. 175 Hyndman, Paul D. 175 Ivy, Daniel J. 175 •Jasinski. Stephen J. 175 Jenkins, Gregory A. 175 •Johnson. Lynette F. 175 Johnson. Paula D. 175 Johnson. Shelly L. 175 Johnson, Easley D. Jr. 175 Jones, Curtis J. 175 Jones, Donna R. 175 Jones, Kay L. 175 Jones, Maria A. 175 Jones, Ronnie N. 175 Jordan, Arthur J. 175 Junk, Tina M. 175 Jurczewsky, Jeanne A. 175 Just, Steven H. 175 K Kamphues, David E. 175 Karasek, Robert G. 175 Keener, Cynthia L. 175 Keller, Dianne S. 175 Kelly, Larry C. 175 Kem. Mark A. 175 Kemp, Daniel E. 175 Kensill, Charles E. 175 Kepler, Theodore, W. 175 Keplinger, Patricia A. 175 Kessler, Philip A. 175 •Key, Deborah A. 175 Kharbas. Prakash S. 176 Kibiger. Lonnie L. 176 Kierein, Lori S. 176 Kim, Do K. 176 Kimball, Sandra D. 176 Kinsey, William P. 176 Kinzie, Ladd A. 176 Klein, Valerie E. 176 Klinger, Kim 176 Klug. Lori L. 176 Knepper. Cynthia K. 176 Knuth. Carol L. 176 Kokosa, Amy R. 176 Krauter. Randy L. 176 Krider. Terri J. 176 Kroemer, Jane 176 Kugler. Laurie K. 176 Kumfer. Jeffery A. 176 Lake. Mark E. 176 Lamb. Suzanne C. 176 Lambert. Christine E. 176 Landolfl, Michelle K. 176 Lantz, Kirby L. 176 Lantz, Scott E. 176 Large, Connie J. 178 Lauer, Debra L. 178 Lauer, Jacquelin K. 178 Launer, Beth E. 178 Lawson, Aaron L. 178 Leahy, Lynn A. 178 Leffert, Matt 178 Lehman, Jenny 178 Leininger, Beth A. 178 Lewis, Marl A. 178 Liggett, Gregory S. 178 Light, Andrea J. 178 Lindemuth, John E. 178 Linville, Wiliiam J. 178 Litten, Debra 178 Little, Darin W. 178 Lorenz, Patricia R. 178 Lowry, Nancy J. 178 Luley, Dan 178 Lynch, Terry A. 178 M Macy, Nancy J, 178 Magner, Rosie 178 Maier, Donna J. 178 Main, Denise L. 178 Manier, Carol L. 178 Manier, Cheryl L. 179 Manning, Michael T. 179 Manoloff, Mitchell C. 179 Maraldo, Michele J. 179 Martin, Deborah SS. 179 Martin, Risa L. 179 Martinjako, Tamnnie A. 179 Martz, Randall S. 179 Mass, Alfred B. 179 McBane, Linda R. 179 •McBane, Sharon K. 179 McBride, Deborah L. 179 •McBride, Jeffery S. 179 " McBride, Veronica J. 179 McClure, Joy S. 179 McDevitt, Mark A. 179 McDonald, Colleen K. 179 McKeeman, Beth A. 179 McKinley, Harry Jr. 179 McKinney, Craig A. 179 Meshberger, Penny L. 179 Mesing, Bonnie L. 179 Mesing, Patricia D. 179 Metsch, Jackie A. 179 Mills, Albert 0. 179 Mills, Cheryl S. 179 Mills, Raymond, 0. 179 Mirwaldt, Pamela A. 179 Mitchell, David N. 179 Moebs, Catherine A. 179 Moisica, Julie M. 180 Monaloff, Mitchell 180 Moore, Jill A. 180 Moore, Kelli M. 180 " Moore, Troy L. 180 Morlanen, William 180 Morris, William 180 " Moser, Ronald E. 180 Mossburg, Kathy A. 180 Motz, Charlotte M. 180 Murphy, Cheryl Y. 180 Murphy, Timothy H. 180 Myatt, Mary E. 180 Myers, Douglas A. 180 N Nahrwold, Gina J. 180 " Nelson, Jonathan R. 180 " Newell, Dan A. 180 Newman, Cynthia A. 180 Nichols, Bonnie L. 180 Nichols, Timothy W. 180 Nicolet, Penny L. 180 Niedermeyer, Pamela 8. 180 Norris, Robin J. 180 North, Kimberly S. 180 Ohier, Danny W. 180 Oman, Lynette S. 180 Oneil Shawn F. 180 Overmyer, Katherine M. 180 Overton, Ruth E. 180 Parker, Stuart D. 181 Parker, Tammala A. 181 Parker, Teresa A. 181 •Parrish, Michael L. 181 Parrish, Randolph 181 Passwater, Robert S. 181 Peterson, Fiona H. 181 Patten, Laura A. 181 Patterson, Michele E. 181 Pea, Joseph E. 181 Pemberton, Jeanne 181 Pepple, Bradford D. 181 Perez, Lisa M. 181 " Perry, Jana J. 181 " Peters, Herbert R. 181 Pfeiffer, Tamara L. 181 Phillips, Janet 181 Phillips, Jill M. 181 Phillips, Judy L. 181 Pierce, Frederick T. 181 Planck, Terri L. 181 Plank, Belinda K. 181 Poling, David R. 181 Polley, Melissa R. 181 Powe, David M. 182 Pressley, James B. 182 " Prince, Kathy L. 182 Purcell, Patricia A. 182 Pusti, Kathy L. 182 R Ratajczak, Karen L. 182 Rawls, Clara R. 182 " Reed, Bart A. 182 Reidt, Jeffrey A. 182 Reynolds, Byron J. 182 Richards, Brent A. 182 Richardson, Kurt J. 182 Richeson, Carl 182 Richter, Kurt A. 182 Rickoff, Raeann 182 Riddle, Donet 182 Riley, Scott E. 182 Ritchhart, Marsha J. 182 Ritter, Barbara A. 182 Roberts, Bart 182 Roberts, Bret 182 Robinson, Bruce A. 182 Robinson, Daniel L. 182 Robinson, Jeffrey S. 182 Rodriguez, Riza M. 182 Roe, Danielle R. 182 Rogers, Michael E. 182 Rose, J. Kevin 182 Rosse, Brigitte M. 182 Rounds, Gregg 182 Rowdon, Cami S. 182 Ruich, Sandra K. 183 Runge, John M. Runge, Scott A 183 Rutherford, Duanita J. 183 Salkeld, Thomas A. 183 Sanderson, Bianca L. 183 " Schaaf, Jeff N. 183 Scheele, J. Scott 183 Schlotterer, Debra L. 183 Schommer, Kathryn A. 183 Schrock, Craig W. 183 Schubert, Chris L. 183 Schuerman, Lisa J. 183 Schultz, Suzanne M. 183 Schweyer, Barbara J. 183 Scott. Kimberly K. 183 " Scott, Sondra A. 183 Seibt, Lisa 183 Seibt. Mike 183 Sefton, Patricia M. 183 Seslar, Kym D. 183 Seymour. Rhonda J. 183 Shady, Doreene M. 183 Shappell, Jeffrey 8. 183 ' Shive, Sandy L. 183 Shupe, Clare J. 184 Siemer, Mark A. 184 Simonis, Lisa A. 184 Simpson, Jill A. 184 Simpson, Sonya S. 184 Sims, Cathy L. 184 Slagle, James N. 184 Slane, Kevin J. 184 Smedal, Catherine M. 184 " Smith, Daniel R. 184 Smith, Glennda 184 Smith, Greg 184 Smith, Llorre B. 184 Smith, Paul G. 184 Smith, Ross J. 184 Smith, Susan T. 184 " Smith, Teresa F. 184 Snyder, Christoph E. 184 Snyder, Debra L. 184 Socha, Sharon L. 184 Socha, Sherry L. 184 Soellinger, Carl S. 184 Solero, Helen M. 184 Sower, Scott A. 184 Spangler, Vickie L. 184 Spencer, William J. 184 Springer, Ginger L. 184 Sproat, John R. 184 Stahl, Judith L. 184 Stapleton, Kenneth 184 Steckbeck, Anne K. 185 Steenport, Suanne M. 184 Stellhorn, Timothy B. 185 Stensrud, Steve W. 185 Stephan, Manuela U. 185 Stephen, Dean R. 185 Stephens, Carl D. 185 Steward, Mary A. 185 Stewart, Caria S. 185 Stewart, Michael W. 185 Stidham, Barbara A. 185 Stier, Sandy G. 185 Storms. Monty K. 185 Strahm, Lori G. 185 Stringfellow, Kerry H. 185 Stukey, Teresa L. 185 Sumney, Maark A. 185 Sutton, Rebecca A. 185 Tagtmeyer. Kristine J. 185 Taner, Jeff A. 185 Tassler, Timothy L. 185 Tatman, Randy L. 185 Thomas, Kelly L. 185 Thomas, Melodie A. 185 " Thompson, Richard W. 186 Thome, Robert B. 186 Timmerman, Lee Ellen 186 Timmis, Kimberly K. 186 Tinkel, Deanna K. 186 Tipton, Ronald J. 186 Todd, Connie J. 186 Topp, Daniel J. 186 Trainer, Renee D. 186 " Trigg, Charles D. 186 Trout, Marcia K. 186 Tubbs, Debra E. 186 Tumbleson, Debbie A. 186 Twitchell, Tim A. 186 Tyler, Valerie B. 186 V Vangorder, Sue A. 186 Voght, Thomas L. 186 Vorderman, David B. 186 u w " Waddell, Stuart J. 186 Wagner. David. J. 186 Waynor, Rosie 186 Waiborn, Audree L. 186 Walker, Amy J. 186 " Walker, Gwendolyn D. 186 Wallace, Clifton A. 186 Waller, Dennis R. 186 •Walling. Jeffrey S. 186 Wanley. Leann M. 187 Wappes, Pamela A. 187 Weaver, Bruce A. 187 Webb, Tanya M. 187 Webber, Renee L. 187 Weeks, Sherri L. 187 Weimer, Scott A. 187 Wells. Norvetta 188 Werling, Jeff L. 187 Wheeler, Paul B. 187 Wheeler, Rita R. 187 White, David M. 187 Wichern, Angela A. 187 Wildanger, Jeffery L. 187 " Wiidey, Joyce A. 187 Wilkening, Diana L. 187 Williams, Timothy L. 187 Wills. Valerie J. 187 Wise. Bret W. 187 Wiseman, Cheryl A. 187 Witchey. Patricia J. 187 Wood, David R. 187 " Wood, Gei-aid L. 187 Wood, Jeffrey S. 188 Woodis, Mary A. 188 Woods, Mary E. 188 Wyss, Cheryl A. 188 Yoder, Timothy D. 188 Yoquelet, Clark K. 188 Yoss, Jeffrey E. 188 Young, Clarelou A. 188 Young, Laura J. 188 Younger, Katherine A. 1£ Zbacnik, Robert J. 188 Zigler, Thomas E. 188 Zimmerman, Carolyn S. 1£ Ulrich, Daniel K. 186 Underwood, Sharleen S. 186 Ungemach, Douglas M. 186 Usher, Tamara K. 186 Juniors Acheson, Lisa R. 190 Adamson, William J. 190 Aiken, Tambi S, 190 Ail ins, Brian W. 190 Allen, Mark 192 Allen, Pamela S. 190 •Allen, Teresa A. 190 Amstutz, Beth A. 190 Anderson, Kimberly S. 190 Anderson, Michael 190 Antoine, Devon L. 190 Armstrong, Robert A. 190 ■Arnold, John E. 190 Austin, Carol J. 190 Avery, Jeffrey A. 190 Avery, Lynn M. 190 Curry, Terry L. 191 B Balogh, Ricky G. 190 " Bannister, Mark W. 190 Barlage, Cynthia L. 190 Barlage, Susan A. 190 Barnett, Richard A. 190 Bates, Deanna K. 190 Baughman, Cynthia L, 190 Baysinger, Dawn M. 190 Belcher, Donna M. 190 Belcher, Doris J. 190 Bell, Bruce A. 190 Bellis, Wendi J. 190 Bennett, Flora A. 190 •Bercot, Pete A. 190 •Berindei, Curt A. 190 Bernardin, Penny C. 190 Bess, Ramona J. 190 Betties, John S. 190 Beverforden. Craig R. 190 Beyler, Megan J. 190 Biancardi, Daniel G. 190 Biggins, Joseph 190 Bishop, Janet L. 190 Black, Teri D. 190 Blackburn, Jeffrey L, 191 •Blacketor, Brian D. 191 Blake, Cheryl D. 191 Blake, Diana K. 191 Blanchard, Kevin L, 191 Bloom, Gregory A. 191 Bloom, Susan J. 191 Bornkamp, Mark D. 191 Bovie, Linda D, 191 D •Brabson, Gary 8. 191 Brabson, Yvonne 191 Bradford, Karen S. 191 Brandford, Linda M. 191 Branstetter, Brett R. 191 Brauer, Robert L. 191 ' Braun, Edwin 191 Bright, Debra R. 191 Bristol, Teresa E. 191 Brooks, Gary D. 191 Brown, J. Susan 191 Brown, Todd D. 191 ' Bruce, Nancy L. 191 Brundage, Jill M. 191 •Brundige, Kevin 0. 191 Brunson, Lisa M. 191 •Buck, Jack E. 191 Budreau, Margaret K. 191 Bull, Douglas W. 191 Bullard, Laurie L. 191 Bunner, Jane E. 191 Burfield, Diana L. 191 •Burkhalter, Sondra C. 191 •Burnett, Alan G. 191 •Burney, Johnny L. 191 Burroughs, Karen E. 191 Burton, C. Susan 8. 191 •Busche, Brenda S. 191 Busche, Tamara L. 191 Butts. Kirk L. 191 Byanskie, Bonnie S. 191 Byrde, Chris J. 191 Cahill, Lisa A. 191 Calligan, Lynette F. 191 Campbell, Laurie J. 191 •Garner, Pam 8. 191 Gary, Gregory L. 191 Casalini, Donald B. 191 Chaney, Angelene R. 191 Chevillet, Donald L. 191 Chivington, Bruce D. 191 •Choka, Dimitri E. 191 •Clark, Barbara A. 191 Clark Leslie S, 191 Claypool, Laura L. 191 Clifford, Paula K. 191 Coak, Rex R. 191 Coak, Vincent E. 191 Coleman, Terry R. 191 Conn, Jody E. 191 Cook, Cheryl R. 191 Cook, Jill D. 191 Coon, Kelle D. 191 Cooper Jeannette M. 191 •Coughlin, Kathleen M. 191 Grain, Susan B. 191 Crall, Steven L. 191 Curns, Lorefta 191 Daler, Teresa J. 191 Dangler, Damon W. 191 Daniels, Latonia L. 191 Davidson, Constance M. 191 Davis, Jamie 8. 191 Deakin, Bill J. 191 Deford, Michael A. 192 Degitz, Steven P. 192 Dehabey, David 192 •Dell, Joella 192 Dennis, Roberta M. 192 •Diemer, Jessie D. 192 Donnelly, Kirsteen A. 192 Dorman, Tina F. 192 Doster, Gregory N. 192 Doty, Karen 8. 192 Driver, Louisea J. 192 Duncan, Lisa K. 192 Dupree, Arthur H. 192 Easley. 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Timothy A. 209 Starks, Diann 209 Stauffer, Scott M, 209 " Stein, Sharon H, 209 Steinbacher, Leisa M. 209 Steinkamp, Peter W. 209 " Stellhorn, Douglas B. 209 Stevens, Alan K. 209 Stevens, Douglas E. 209 Steward, Cynthia L. 209 Stewart, Jeffrey T. 210 Stidham, Jeanette J. 210 Stier, Stuart M. 210 Storms, William E. 210 Stovall, Scott R. 210 Strahm, Debra 8. 210 Studebaker, Brenda S. 210 Sweet, Norman A. 210 Tackett, Tammie 210 Tactmeyer, Scott M. 210 Tatum, Cynthia L. 210 Taube, Gerald R. 210 Terlosky, Phyllis L. 210 Tew, Chad R. 210 Thels, Darlene R. 210 Thomas, Judy K, 210 Thomas, Laura A. 210 " Thomas, Mark S. 210 Thompson, Craig C. 210 Thorne, David A. 210 Thorne, Douglas L. 210 Thomson, Brian C. 210 •Tittman, David P. 210 Tom, Karma B. 210 Townsend, Todd W. 210 Trigg, Russell E. 210 Tubbs, Michael Q. 210 Tucker, Lisa A. 210 Turk, Lucinda S. 210 Tuttle, Pamela S. 210 V Vorderman, Audrey J. 210 Vorndran, Brenda K. 210 w Wagner, Denise L. 210 Waikel, Fred D. 210 Walker, Maria T. 210 Walker, TonjaR. 210 Wallenstein, David J. 210 " Walls, Donald R. 211 " Way, Robin D. 211 Weatherspoon, Daryl W. 211 Webber, George E. Jr. 211 Weller, Michele A. 211 Weller, Shelly 211 Wellman. Carrie R. 211 Welty. Guy M. 211 Wene. Charles D. 211 Werling. June E. 211 Westendorf. Patricia 211 " Westerhausen, Pamela J. 211 Wetzel. Kyle P. 211 Whetstone. Jeffery D. 211 White. Craig E. 211 Whitesides, Larry J. 211 Whitt. Paula R. 211 Wiegman, Steve J. 211 Wiley, David B. 211 Wilhelm, Tamara M. 211 Wilhoff, Tamara M. 211 Williams. Lia M. 211 Williams. Kevin 211 Wilson. Kathy 211 Wilson. Keith A. " Wimbley, Vincent L. 211 Winchester, Tamra S. 211 Winton, Debbie 211 Winston, Linda L. 211 Witte, Dewey L. 211 Wood, Mary A. 211 Woods, Rodney 0. 211 Worman, Cynthia K. 211 " Wormbly, Gildia C. 211 Wyss, Bonnie L. 211 Yoder, Christoph S. 211 Yoder. Nancy L. 211 Yoquelet. Anna V. 211 York, Tori L. 211 Young. Daryl E. 211 Younger. Deanna L. 211 Zierten, Tamara J. 211 Zimmerman Shelley A. 211 Zoltek, Donna L. 211 u Ulmer, John P. 210 Ulset, Torgeir 210 Underbill, Jeffrey A. 210 mmBsamam LOCAL AND LONG DISTANCE SUELZER MOVING STORAGE, INC. FREE ESTIMATES (219)447-1511 Agents for WHEATON VAN LINES ' l e support the BRUINS !!! " says the Allen County Police Deprtnient from a friend SERVICE ALWAYS and always al your service... Double " B " Garage 3911 Goshen road SUNNY SCHICK CAMERA SHOP Where Professional Photographers trade. Authorized Dealer For All Leading Makes 407 W. Washington pj 742-9119 •..we are proud of the stale championship runners up. the Northrop Polar Bruin hockey team. We are happy to have been the supplier for their jerseys, socks, and award jackets. La Porte Sporting Goods To tell the truth. we really like Northrop Allen County Polygraph Lab suite 236 2100 Goshen road 219-485-9107 DAVID BAUMGARTNER Own e r Handle Bar NORTHWOOD SHOPPING CENTER 6065 Stellhorn Rd. Ft. Wayne, Ind. 46805 " Tsi Hi - -- Accounts insured to $40,000 Your Full Service Bank with Free Checking accounts with vou in mind. f j ---_- li§l Q cja ' . ODE 219 627-2M3 GRABILL. INDIANA Jb ' GRA© ' V 0 fvVAf 46747 " " hon q ' ,,2A43 W atter ' s studio ...in your neighborhood because we are your neighbor. Let us serve all your photographic needs. .senior portraits ..weddings ...commercial ...family groups 3536 Lake ave 422-9557 The Bruin defensive unit linos up tor a goal line stand . Al Morin reacts strangely alter realizing he has once again failed to complete his journalism assignment. Mr. Howie Schneider after a riot in the faculty lunchroom... well, maybe at the Junior Class Carnival. The year was a huge symphony of happenings That was the year that was!!! Being a part of all of what made up Northrop was mind boggling. It was like being caught in a whirlpool of activity. Now that it is a part of history, think back... what do you recall? We are sure that the SAC championship for football or the dramatic comedy of the musical " Once Upon A Mattress " or the State Runner Up Hockey team or the Daytona trip for the Marching Band will flood your head but wait a minute. How about remembering people? The school year was more than activites and events, it was the people who made them up. Formulas from math and chemistry and how they decline a Latin verb are things that vidll stick in our minds for a while and then be gone. But how about the people? Classmates and teachers, lockermates and friends, let all these people be that makes this year special to you. As you leaf through this book, try to see faces that mean something to you. Try to make those faces a key for your memory to open to. Try to keep in touch with those guys and gals who meant something to you now. Burn each face into you mind and let it stay there as long as you can. Remember each pleasant incident that helped make the year what it was and that helped to make you who you are. As you move farther and farther from Northrop, take your friends with you. Now we are ready for any situation, it ' s all right And you will move farther from Northrop. That is the was it should be, for Northrop is just a place to begin with. Northrop and everything it does is aimed at moving you away. We are all citizens of the world and we eventually have to go there. Some of us will become doctors, lawyers, merchants, butchers, factory hands, farmers, and everything else. We will be a part of a whole generation that tries to improve condi- tions for everyone else. And when we do that it will be like coming into the Northrop complex all over again. We will be afraid that the hugeness will swallow us up and digest us so that we are no longer us, but part of that complex. Then it will come back to us that North) op was made up of us. So will the whole world be made up of us. Each of us will be an individual. An individual block that helps to form the pattern of the whole. And it will be our personal choices that tells us what spot in the pattern to take. We will still be the masters of our fate. We will become building blocks for society and all of the people we knew at Nortrhop will become other perfectsstone to fit the pattern. All the faces from this book will be there in some way. A rare sight this year, a hall with the lights on!!! " Star light, star bright, " Julie Hamp- shire glances skyward during a half- !F time show. u Here ' s mud in your eye, but it ' s wet sponges in the face at the jimior ' s big Carnival night. r f M The lime has come for us to lake a more positive role We hope that everyone will be blocks that do the job toward building a better society, but perhaps that is not the way that society builds. Some of us will be the round pegs in the square holes. But even the ones who may not seem to fit can be ones we wish well. Not all of our roles in the future are as plain as we may want. Like our Northrop careers. It always seemed like the benchwarmer who we wondered why he stuck on the team got the chance to score in the big moment. It was the kid in the class who never quite got anything right who in the end, understood. Perhaps it will be one of us who pushes society up a step and adds to man ' s growth... or it may be one of us who shows society a new way and opens a brand new field of progress for Homo sapiens. We will all be part of the plan of fate for mankind. Just like every picture in this books occupies a spot for us to understand the whole year. But just like every one of the pictures in this book is a seperate picture, so each of us is a individual, unique in his own right. Brian Thompson is in truth the maslced Spirit Bruins at the Pep Sessions. In the Half-time show, Thea Grizzard really ' gets down ' on the clarinet. Students aren ' t the only ones who need in class time to catch up on the old homework. In the end, ii ' s like the beginning... Now let ' s start.. . So there we come back to it. Like we always must come back to it. We are Individuals, that is basic. Computers have tried to mold us and we have been able to refuse. We mold and shape ourselves. It is our choice to become what we become. The choices that we take are eventually freely made and we have no one except ourselves to look to. When we feel pressure from around us to decide on what we are going to do or become, it is our decision to stand against that pressure or to give in. But even in the giving in to pressure, we are cho ' sing freely. Society in the long run wants us to be quality and society wants us to be unique. There is no place in what is happening today for submissive followers. The direc- tion of the future is for the bold and the thinker who is not afraid of listening to the voice in his own head. Build yourselves toward that goal. Be yourself and give others around you room to be themselves. Don ' try to live in a narrow mold that stifles you and never try to force others to live according to your ideals. Toleration may be the virtue of the future. Try to understand what others are thinking and give them the chance to grow just as you want the chance to grow. If we can hold tight to this ideal of freechoices, there may be a better future ahead for all of us. r SiS?! Mighty Marching Bruin Band into a fine performance. A group of happy juniors enjoy a mid-day Pep Session. The agony of a broken season be- cause of a badly injured knee side- lined senior Keith Edmonds. Battered but far from beaten, line- man Tim Twitchell prepares to take the field. Miss Peg Whonsetler offers lielpful advice to soph Lisa Smith. This year was one that you made, be proud of it it The end of the year, and the end of the yearbook ... there is a finality that hits us. Seniors leave the school never to return as students and underclassmen feel the same kind of growing that marks a change. Grovifth is the measure of success and there has been a lot of growing around Northrop this year. The mere physical sense is the least important. More valuable is the emotional and the intellectual. Winning and losing have now become just two lessons in the same unit. It is the learning that they forced on us that is lasting. Being better people and helping to create a better city, nation, and world is our concern. The school lessons are now part of a larger pattern that we hope will lead to those things that improve the quality of our life and the qualities of the lives of all people around us. Remember, this may be the sunset of the 1977-78 school year for us, but a sunset is just another sunrise for tomorrow. May your tomorrows be happy... 1978 Bear Tracks Staff ..■: ' fiilor ' ;olloc|inle press, inc. .


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