Oswego High School - Paradox Yearbook (Oswego, NY)

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With somanychangesin new parking lots for the school and around staff and students, the the city, including the installation of a new G Tim Wanek and his buddy Tim Kelly sit in the library wondering who sent them a flower. lub plafrm h f R S V one of many student cars on the lot. ...Constants school heating system and the construction on fthe Waterfront, We sometimes overlook the things that are so common in any high school or community. Student romances, after f Z Q W fschool activities, and student Vehicles are common to in high schools all over the country. Oswego High is no exception to this, but our unique experiences and traditions give these phenomena a ffmeaning all of their oWn.Qb.C..... ..h.. Spirit shows Oswego High is unique in our school spirit and the way 'that students S et N o Limit in how they S h O W it , B u C e e k , 8 7 The Andy Clary Fan Club-TriciaWright, Gina Gambino and Kim Kolaid - cheer on the quarterback and the squad. ' was marked by ex- G traordinary spirit. Stu- i S iii dents from all classes partioipatedin the four spirit days: Hat and Shade, Nerd, Raider Traitor, and Blue and White. As the weekend neared, Junior and Senior powder puff players showed their? spirit by wearing their? "Blue and White Dynamite:" the message of the Varsity Cheerlea team shirts and hang- ing banners. Football players wore their G Kevin Sanbonmatsu, in his Cub Scout uniform, acts the part of a Nerd ders ...for Buc Weekend jerseys and at the bon fire burned a Fulton dummy,'no pun inten- ded. At the annual grudge match against i 5 F u l t o n , Buc sup- p o r t e r s turned out in large numbers with banners, horns and lots of spirit. When the Weekend was concluded, the football, boys' soc- cer, and Senior powder puff teams were all victorious - contribu- ting to an every growing C,'lzrz'stoplzer Nelson No limits for... Bill Carnal digs in as the volleyball approaches. Jason Wallace goes for the kill. Anyone Who has ever participated in a school sport, regardless of the level of competition, learns very rapidly that the only Way to achieve success in sports is to practice and practice some more. The prac- tice involves a level of commitment and dedi- ..x.:.ii. I A first down for John Ponzi C271 cation not always pres- ent in other endeavors of the participants. Long hours, hard Work, sweat and pain all Q ...Ain - . ,A -We i I i Q Goalie Keith Martin achieved aerial supremacy as he lunged to defend the home goal. 4 ' A ' ...Athletes in training lead the athlete to test his ability and strength. OHS has many programs and facilities. While the Winters sometimes limit outdoor activities, the old cliche, Where there is a Will there is a Way, holds. Some athletes and sports gain greater fame than others. Yet, every athlete finds that if he sets no limits, just about anything can be accomplished. Q GOT? PHOTO D :One of the many cars that partlclpated ln the Buc Week parade QDave Tonkm gets some energy before an lmportant meet 10 Q Set No Limils 2 amen Y K4 r ' ,. ' It ,, , ,wi -Rick Pollard caught in a rush. QDwayne Narayan frothing at the mouth. ,zt' attr a ea aaa aret tet AW N 'Z - ii i . Student ife tudent Life is full of diversity, originality and individuality. With over twenty clubs and organizations to choose from, ranging from art club to ski club to chess club, there is truly someting for the interests of almost everyone. Outside of school, our social lives are limited to a few select things, primarily because of our age and where we live. 1. sQL4,fQ,Af,WM S!1No ' ' Because of this, the clubs within our school strive to make up for this lack of outside activities. Throughout the year, students con- tinue to support the many clubs at OHS and, when the need arises, in- itiate new clubs to suit our needs. Student Life is one part of our school where if you set no limits, the possibili- ties are limitless. .by Eben Norfleet 9414 fZ7fd5l4fZ f ,Zhu-I gash! if WW f ZW W W'MWfM mf S, ,,t, Qwest Buc Week tradition unlimited uc Week is traditionally a time when students set No limits in demonstrating their school spirit. The en- tire week is composed of fun, frivolity and enthusiasm intended to boost school spirit and pride. The week's activities center around Friday, Satur- day and Sunday with the Buc Dance, the Oswego-Fulton football game and the Powder Puff football game. Buc Week began on Tuesday, October 6, 1987, with "Hat and Shades Day." Students came to school with various headgear and ocular paraphernalia. A yearbook poll showed that "Hat and Shades Day" was one of the most popular Buc Week days, perhaps because students can outfit themselves to look bad, wacky or just plain different. On Wednesday, the most popular event of Buc Week took place: Nerd Day. Students set no limits in dressing in outrageous, out-of-date clothes and ridiculous mismatches. Everyone's favorite nerd was perennial geek Kevin "Yosh" Sanbonmatsu. Accord- ing to Sanbonmatsu, Nerd Day, in addition to being just place fun, gave him "an opportunity to portray school spirit, which I think is lacking at OHS." Although many students did not parti- cipate in Nerd Day, it was one of the funniest and most anticipated of all Buc Week activities. Although Raider Traitor Day was not as popular as the other events of Buc Week, its signifigance was not diminished. As the rivalry in sports between Oswego and Fulton in- tensifies, Raider Traitor Day allows students to turn red for a day and become Fulton fans. Despite outward apearances, however, most students who participated in Raider Traitor Day were full-blooded Oswego fans. Blue and White day was the last school day in Buc Week. Dressing in school colors, students first attended the Pep Rally at Leighton School to cheer on our athletes. Blue and White Day symbolized the pride Oswego High students have for their school and their willingness to display it. Buc Week remained an important part of developing school pride at OHS, as students actively participated in school events. Many people heve suggested that Buc Week be expanded to include other days such as Punk Day, Pajama Day, Sport Day and Reverse Day. Whatever changes are made, it can be assured that students will set no limits in enthusiasm and Sl1pp0I't.4byDarren Crovitz Soccer player Andres LeBaudy and Cheerleader Caryn Miller kiss at the Buc Week Pep Rally. 12 Q Set No Limits ' :JI 65330 .p'3i'nt Msgs .' QL FC Z, EA fv ,g,' i T F u Qafix Q , I - ' Gwfgass iw? -1 gamma UUE .:"f ,- 552 ll ' , H ' 9 7 H In ! ,V iv .J V -h ' Marching Bucs set no limits in excellence. arching Band season star- ted in the early summer with members practicing on Tuesday and Thursday evenings during July and August. The annual band camp in August was the culmination of the summer rehearsals with members rehearsing all day for a week in the scorching heat. Despite the high temperatures, Band Camp was dubbed a succes by Director William Palange. By the time school opened all that remained was to refine the music and marching routines learned during the summer in preparation for their first competition. Under the direction of Drum Major Lisa Herrald and Assistant Drum Major Kristen Wlazlo, the Marching Buccaneers blended the old with the new. The program opened with New York State of Mind from the 1982 sea- son, featuring soloist Jinri Dumas, followed by the swashbuckling sounds of Seahawk from the 1983 season. Horn soloist Andrea Parker introduced the new with John Williams' beautiful Luke and Leia. The band closed its show with another John Williams spectacular, Theme from Superman. Soloists Bill Carnal and Keith Hinrichs added the final touches to a specta- cular and exciting ending. New uniforms added the visual sparkle which complemented the music. The first show of the season took place at Cicero-North Syracuse with an intense and crowd pleasing show. In October the band took a 12 hour bus trip to West Virginia University in Morgantown, West Virginia to partici- pate in the MBA Eastern Regional Field Band Competition. Performing on Friday and Saturday nights, the band entered finals on Saturday with a second place position, and earned a third place at the end of finals. The band ended the season by competing in the New York State Field Band Con- ference Championship Show in November. They garnered a 4th place honor that placed them along with some of the best bands in America. With a successful season behind, the next challenge facing the Marching Bucs was participation in April 1988 in the Orange Blossom Festival in Orlando, Florida. Director William Palange hoped to retain the title of superior band that the band earned in 1984 when it competed in this national event. KEd'itor's Note: Coverage of the Orange Blossom Festival will be inclu- ded 'in Spring Scene '88, the supplement to this volumejyby Eben Norfleet The Marching Bucs execute a flawless move at the state championship in the Carrier Dome. West Virginia. Adam Gagas passing the time on the long bus ride home from Morgantown with a new instrumentC?J. f . - , rl-1... no----....... 1 4 . 1. - 4 t . ' ms ! nl- W- Kristen Wlazlo taking a break during a rehearsal in West Virginia Bill Car rehearsal. 'IN- Stacy Fye and Mary Jo Wlazlo in Morgantown, nal was obviously thrilled about DrumMajorLisaHeraldsalutesduringcompeti- tion at the Carrier Dome. S!14dentLifP Q I5 What do ou do when you're in the library? :g155s,5sis:w- 4 . 'f . Q R x . g ,,,. , K, ..x- -ff 3 H J Chris Byrne works on his math when he goes to the library. 16 Q Set no Limits ' s Lisa Herald, Michell Kieper, Dawn Kurilovich and Missy Dale discuss S.A.D.D. business in the library. ., -,nm 91 Nirmit Goel plays with the copying machine in the library. Robin Holebert relaxes in the library. In the stacks ibrary!AV Club continued its vital role in its assistance to the OHS Librarians as the members helped restack ooks, magazines and other per- 'odica1s. The club, made up of students rom all grades, helped during free per- 'ods and after school. This small group f students are not overly visible, but he service that they provide to the school and the students is something that should not be overlooked. Members included: Jerri Peet, Vickie Piersall, Karen Ruch, Mike Annal, Jennifer Ketchum,John Bartosek, Slfl3WI1 JOl'16S.Qby Eben Norfleet Chess f all the clubs at Oswego High School, one of the most popular and prestigious is the Chess Club. "What!'?" you ask incredulously. Yes, to those who are not members, playing chess may seem to be a boring and elitist pastime. The Chess Club, however, is the exact opposite of such a stereotype, "meet- ings" are held at members' houses, in a party-like atmosphere. The Chess Club was concieved in 1986 by Mr. Thomas Altman, physics teacher and advisor extraordinaire. Since its humble inception, the club has grown tremendously in size. It's popularity can be attributed to its so- cial functions, held about once a month. Pizza, soda, games, plenty of chess and good conversation make these gatherings well worth the set-up effort and nominal fee. Although play- ing chess is not stressed, Mr. Altman is always eager to teach the game to new- comers. Of course, for those who be- Ms. Kilmer and two members of the Library!AV club take a break Club waxes and wanes G1 1- -'..z.'E W4'TIWi'l,5 li -gf A it J". if 1 --- Yf"iffG'g5f5:1Qf,kg ji X fiifge i ,iffy cert. fa .W v!-w,v--- Chess figure at work! lieve they have mastered the game likes of Jeff Romanowski and Kevin Sanbonmatsu are the ultimate chal- lenge. To many members, Chess Club was more than just a place to hang out. For example, talk about such subjects as girl trouble and life contemplation seemed to be one of the club's more appreciated aspects. The Chess Club entered the 1987-88 year with high hopes and swelling ranks, including a few brave freshmen. With only a few more members, OHS could have had the largest chess club in America. Since then, however, the club has deteriorated somewhat. Parti- cipation has ebbed, due in part to in- creased cost and competing school and social events. It can only be hoped that the OHS Chess Club will regain its pop- ularity in the future, as students re- cognize its benefits and set no limits in having 3 good tlme.,by Darren Crovitz Student Life Q17 f, ag, , 5. ..,,.,, , 1,, I ?,gl .. V 5? . V i' K rf . . 1 5. ft., "Am I on the right note?" is the question on the minds of these vocal students. pf Sue Doerr during chorus rehearsal. K -f.l 'k.'.: " "1.f 1 ,,vf.: if We Y Members of the Symphonic Chorus concentrate on their tone. IX 4 Set No Limits E Norflee-T ur C 3 C Singers ocal music continued to beiialajfipopular P the program, attract- ing a variety of students who had not participated in previous years. The reason for the increase stemmed, in part, from the fact that the Regent'sfAction Plan required students classes inthe arts and many took the path that they could most relate to: singing. These students, along with those who would like to continue on in vocal performance, make up the Symphonic-gfchrorus and the Select chorus, both under the direction of Mr. Joseph Crisafulli. Each of these groups worked hard and dilligently during the fall months in prepara- tion for their Winter Choral Concert which was held on December 19 in the Theatercfofishe Performing Arts. This concert featured the Phil- omelian Alumni of Oswego High and combined with the present groups to perform the Christmas selections of Handels, "Messiah" The groups also continued thetradition of caroling during the 'Christmas Season as they visited local nursing homes in an effort to make the season brighter for these people. The members of both choral groups also were given the oppor- tunity to participate in an exchange concert with 'vocal students from Auburn High School on May 7. In addition to the opportunities that perform students had in both of these vocal grouplsgjthere waiS,,,,ailnew group formed called "Solid-ifGlold", which focused primarily on the more pop- ular "Show Choir" style and will pre- miere at the May concert. Mr. Crisafulli hopes. that future years will provide diver- sity in the types of that par- ticipate in the program so it touches more of the community. Members of the Symphonic Chorus included: Konnie Allen, Lani Allen, Steph- anie Brace, Laurie Cumrnings, Kathryn Dennis, Susan Doerr, Ryan Doubet, Colette Drews, J Micheal Fragale, Mary Galvin, Theresa Gibson, Kenny Green, Micheal Hoenow, Douglas Huyler, Rebecca Jones, Mary Klinger, Melissa Knosp, Sandra Machuga, Jennie Perry, Denise Prarie, Jacqueline Rivera, Kiystyna Robles, Kristine Rowse, Helen Sawyer, Melissa Schrader, Corrie Sheridan, Valerie Steifgns, April Sweet- ing, Sonia Symborski, Walker, Kristy Waring, and Stephanie Woodland. Members of the Select Chorus included: Lisa Bartholomew, Bryant Bivens, Traci Bilslce, Julie Carpenter, Cindy Chapman, Jodi Farley, Jennifer Fragale, Micheal,Fragale, Tammy Frawley, Susan Funk, Ammeer Habeeb, Dawn Hawkins, Tammy Hibbertgfliugene Hoffman, Jennifer Hutchinson, J effi'ey'Lea'uens, Theresa Machuga, Jeff Martin, Olivia McCullough, Robert McMahon, Kristin Meredith, Michelle Molsberger, Barbara Nickilin, Ellyn Rapa- port, Stephen Rockhill, Gregory Rockower, Jennifer Sampson, Alyssa Saternow, Nancy Schell, Ranee Sears, Beth Snyder, Michelle Stoner, Melinda Sundqiiist,, L15idgette Swiech, and Julie Symons. . 7117 'S CNames in italics are people chosen to parti- cipate in the All-County Choral festival.JQby Eben N orfleet relir 'J was 150 for Of the s ii'- i.s.- The Oswego High School Select Chorus during rehersal. 0 S ' High School Theater for the Performing Arts Te f 1 1, x so D 'fi , ul . C D l Students participate in All County uccess again greeted the ef- forts of the 23 members of A the OHS instrumental pro- gram in the All-County competition where they earned the honor of being' in one of the two or- ganizations. The students prepared solo pieces which they performed for judges in Februaryyand it was these performances which earned them a position in the Orchestra or Band. The students who were selected from Oswego to participate in the All Countyiliand wereQMelissa Farrell, Olivia McCullough, Jennifer Davi- son, Kathleen Vanlilmmerik, Nancy Schell, Terry Machuga, Denell Downuni, ,Barbi Taylor Erica Mena Pfiilnarreal illilaray N arai Kim Keefe, Stephanie Woodland, ,, , 1 R Q, 1 4 M ,mffiffgi Ginny Corbett, Andrea Parker and Samantha Dirk. The students who earned a position in the Orchestra iwere Kirsten Stewart, Angel Natoli, Lisa Herald, Beth Cienava, Lisa I-Iollenbeck, Joy Hyland, Matt tGelhoff and Jason Gilchrist. d do The AllfCounty festival was held Margate at G. Ray Bodieyi High' School in Fl.1lt0T'l..by Eben Norfleet dag, Proud musicians continue tradition ride was the polar star by which OHS instrumentalists charted their course to suc- cess. All of the instrumental music organizations at OHS, Wind En- semble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Marching Band, Jazz Band and smaller quintets and ensembles, were busy throughout the year. The Marching Band enjoyed success in the fall as the other organizations prepared for their first performances in December. The culmination of the fall practices for the Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band and Concert Band was the Winter Concert on December 12. This was the first of many per- formances for the concert bands and was viewed by a capacity crowd in the Theater for the Performing Arts. The Wind Ensemble, under the direc- tion of Edward Lisk, traveled to the Ithaca School of Music in February to put on a demonstration performance for a music class at Ithaca. This trip was termed a success by Mr. Lisk as it "gave more exposure to not only the quality of the Wind Ensemble, but to the music program as a whole." The students who participate in the Wind Ensemble are the finest musicians in the school and the state. The Symphonic Band, under the direc- tion of Anthony Joseph, has been busy preparing for the Orange Blossom Fes- tival Competition in Orlando, Florida in April. The band is preparing num- erous selections of contemporary lit- erature to perform for the judges in Florida. The musicians in the Sym- phonic Band are all above average per- formers and it is this quality that allows the band to perform some of the more difficult modern day literature and to compete with some of the finer bands in the country. The Concert Band, under the direction ofWilliam Palange, is again striving for Mary Lynn Spataro gets ready for rehearsal. .20 Q Set No Limits Photos by D Nurovon Joe Baxter plays his sousaphone. the musical quality that it achieved in past years. The Concert Band, a step- ping stone into the other bands, will also be competing with the Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble and Marching Band while in Florida. The band has busily been preparing a variety of musical selections for the competition as well as for other local performance such as the Spring Con- cert and the Seniors Concert. The Jazz Ensemble, under the direc- tion of Anthony Joseph, again traveled to the Civic Center in Syracuse to com- pete in the local Jazz Festival for the second year. The band competed against some of the best Jazz Bands in the state as they tried to defend their lst place finsih of the previous year. The band has also been preparing everything from ballads to big band tunes in preparation for the competi- tion in Florida as well as for their big concert on Memorial Day Weekend. The band program has again proved that the tradition of excellence started many years ago is still being main- tained and is very evident in the many awards that the individuals in the or- ganizations and the organizations themselves are constantly achiev- l1'1g'.,by Eben Norfleet COIlC9l't Band: Craig Adkins, Katrina Backus, Douglas Barnes, Sean Beckwith, Jennifer Boronkay, Scott Boyea, Chad Brownell, Gary Budd,Julie Carpenter, Russell Carson, Ann Case, Corey Christman, Ellen Comerford, Julie Conway, William Dale. lTory DeCaire, Colette Drews, Jennifer Dunn, Carl Emerson, Melissa Farrell, Stacia Fye, Adam Gagas, Chad Gaglioti, Melissa Galagher, Matthew Gehlhoff, Jason Gilchrist, Micheal Gill, Alli- son Grant, Kimberly Hall, Jason Henderson. lMichelle Hibbert, Rennee Hinrichs, Jill Hollenbeck, Marnie Hunter, Christine Jenks, Spencer Johnson, Jennifer Jung, Micheal Keating, Cheryl King, Barry Kingsley, Amy Kurtz, Tracey Landry, Stephanie Lewis, Laura Lindenburg, Sean Lucas. lT0dd MacLean, Shelley Mahaney, Neil Mantle, Regina Matter- son, Kevin Moore, Darren Narayan, Angela Natoli, Kelly, Ohnmacht, Teresa Orel, Andrea Parker, Cliff Pelton, Kate' Pidgeon, Jill Pilon, Scott Pitsley, Denise Prairie. l lChristopher Proud, Denise Ranous, Ellyn Rapaport, Jacqueline Reidy, Kenneth Rookey, Amy Saltalamachia, Helen Sawyer, Pat- ricia Scanlon, Julie Schnauber, Caryann Sculley, Ranee Sears, Stephanie Segretto, Karen Shannon, Theresa Shannon, John Sheldon. lKelly Smith, Kimberly Smith, Sara Spencer, Cynthia Straka, Melinda Sundquist, Sonia Symborski, Christopher Tedd, Edward Tedd, Karen Thompson, Brandi Tice, David Tonkin, Jeffrey Ton- kin, Christopher Tucker, Christine Upcraft. lJeanette Uriondo, Jennifer VanBuren, Leah Walker, Heather Warner, Jeremy Watchus, Arthur Willis, Alisha Wilmott, Mary Jo Wlazlo, Scott Zollitsch. Symphonic Band: Amy Adkins, Robb Ball, William Bandia, Julie Barber, Kristopher Barlow, Joseph Baxter, Barbra Bernys, Rebecca Bernys. Kolan Bisbee, Tim Blum, Kari Jeane Bowman, Elisa Brown, Joshua Brown, Kristopher Burke, Kristin Butler. lJulie Byrne, Sean Callen, William Carnal, Shannon Carter, Michele Chodubski, Jeffrey Cole, Robert Cole, Nicole Converse, Karen Crisafulli, Lisa Dalziell, Rorie Dalziell, Russell Dam, Jennifer Davidson, Micheal Dussere, Casandra Fadden. lRobert Fernandez, William Fernandez, Robin Finn, Timothy Flint, Gregory Fragle, Krista Fry, Julia Funk, Jill Galetta, John Greeney, Suzanne Hillage, Raymond Hogan, Lisa Hollenbeck, Brooke Hurley, Melanie Jaskula, Cory Jones. lChristopher King, Barry Kingsley, Corey Knopp, Kristen Koliada, Rebecca Landry, Lisa Lloyd, Kimberly MacLean, Jeffrey Martin, Barbra McCleary, Olivia McCullough, Eric Mena, Carla Morman, Joseph Murabito, Kimberly Narolis, Wendy Nel- SON. lKarilyn Pauldine, Katherine Pullen, Sandra Romanowski, Robert Sarkissian, Kelly Sherman, Kristan Slimmer, Canadice Stein, Karin Vermilye, Katrina Wemple, Kristin Wlazlo, Amy Yawman. Wind El1SOII1bleZ Elizabeth Cienava, Laurel Clark, Lisa Con- zone, Virginia Corbett, Melissa Dale, David D'Amico, Samantha Dirk, Denell Downum, James Dumas, Mary Galvin, Susan Gioia, Kimberly Gurdziel, Lisa Herrald, Keith Hinrichs, John Hubalek. lloy Hyland, George Joyce, Jennifer Joyce, Kimberly Keefe, Rhonda King, Cheryl Leavens, Sandra Machuga, Theresa Machuga, Anthony Mangano, Jeffrey Martin, Suzanne Mayer, David Meade, Erich Morman, Joseph Mott, Dwayne Narayan. lRebecca Newson, Patricia Nohara, Eben Norfleet, Justin Nor- Stephanie Poydock during a bus trip to one of the bands many performances fleet, Kimberly Oyer, Andrea Parker, Mike Parker, Heather Plank, Eric Pollard, Jennifer Powers, Stephanie Poydock,Joseph Prisco, Teresa Readling, Gregory Rockower, Eric Rosenberg. lKevin Sanbonmatsu, Nancy Schell, Kelly Sheffield, Mary Lynn Spataro, Kirsten Stewart, Peter Sweeney, Barbra Taylor, Kathleen VanEmmerik, Deborah Vickery, Stephanie Woodland. Four enter All-State competition n November 29, four Oswego High School Wind Ensemble members traveled to the 1987 All-State Music Conference sponsored by the New York State School Music Conference CNYSSMAJ. The four students who were selected were Keith Hinrichs, Kirsten Stewart, Jim Dumas and Andrea Parker.These four students, who are Seniors at OHS, competed last spring against 4000 other students and were four out of the 845 chosen. Keith Hinrichs, Trumpet, was selec- ted to participate in the All-State Sym- phonic Band by acheiving a 99 on his audition. He began taking music lessons while attending Minetto El- ementary School. He now participates actively in the music program in such organizations as the Mraching Bucca- neers, Jazz Ensemble and Brass Quintet. Kirsten Stewart, Oboe, also earned a spot in the All-State Sym- phonic Band by also acheiving a 99 on her audition. She began her musical career at Leighton Elementary. She has been active in the Marching Band as well as in the Syracuse Symphony Youth Orchestra for the past two I , All-State member Jim Dumas and Mr. Lisk have a discussion before rehersal. years. Jim Dumas, Trumpet, was selec- ted to the All-State Orcehstra after re- ceiving a perfect score on his audition. He began his instrumental music lessons while at Minetto. Jim has been extremely active in all musical ac- tivities at OHS including the Marching Band, Jazz Ensemble and Brass Quintet. He also has been a member of the Syracuse Symphony Youth Or- chestra which has given him numerous musical opportunities. Andrea Parker, French Horn, also received a perfect score at the NYSSMA auditions which consequently put her in the All- State Orchestra as well. Andrea began her musical instruction while at Kingsford Park and has continued strongly through high school by her participa- tion in the Marching Band, Symphonic Band, Concert Band and Horn Choir. In addition she has participated in the Syracuse Symphony Youth Orchestra. These students are a good indication of the dedication that the band pro- gram teaches and their selection into this elite group of high school mus- icians is something for OHS to be proud 0f.,by Eben Novjfleef y an entire mountain far from nnnnn the atm0SPhe1'e Of h0me- i i town Oswego. While friends thusiastic group always had the chance to ,it talk during the school day, it Was f10t the Same as When they were riding the bus to that esnthrallsiiiioiver 400 Labrador or had ten min- W, ro oe utes of relative silence on the Chair lift- ii"id S etting no limits, each Thereiare plenty of moguls, skier strained to improve t e c h n i c q u e a n d fo r m . Students Wanted to do Some but skiing so they could hot dog they most important factor? and show off, but they liked made any experience all the Club-fliyniembersi enjoyed inthe more worthwhile, even the occasional pratfall and pain- ful embarrassment which Came Wltll lt.Qby Tony Leotta -my A Al 3 W 44 , ' fr 1 ff l -N ' if-nf g opportunity to have a great time. A ,1T.,11cc.,, , ,1,.. ,,t.... , i. it,,, ,c,, cc,.i . . k m nd does a back Scratcher ta es a ju p a the bus warmly Small air corp i 2 iw g X -Q an . . W 7s ., " 'A' ,Yaf- il . 59, .,.i ' Todd Mayer, Mr. Shoemaker, Shane with their mascot. f i 1 Lklk A Lx-: and K.. VEB ps excitement small band of OHS students and Advisor David Shoe- maker worked to keep the Model Aircraft Club aloft. Although the number of members was small, what they lacked in membership they made up for in effort, which showed their en- thusiasm. From the construction fps.. -M.. .i.w'w.'il,..f ., K W- ., MJIW ' ' . , ..-'i " - f 'i ltr . - l ,l r . ' x ,, ,,,.. ,,,. 'ffm ' 'Wa' f 'W orrs iiii issi ieei i eeii lll f 5 'f ' ,,.,,, . ,t,,. f .fy Built by Model Aircraft Club members, a symbol of achievement Sailors find port of call in Oswego ix' rillxx by 1 ' N I l l ik E ,, f V' - ...Q ,nag ,A - . 'X sv? I-cl... ,,, . ,ai 1 4 .' rj if " g v ' " Q h ,. A .47 . - V. -,aa entle waves glide across the surface yrip S of Lake i F f iili cool breeze lightly caresses all it touches. The sun's intensity creates a blinding glare of tanning warmth. Over the horizon can be seen a smallfleet. x L Adrian Neuhaus, Mr. Rotolo and Jennifer Powers at a Sailing Club meet- ing last October. With sails fluttering in the breeze, small crafts ply, al- most defiantly, over the might of a giant. Power,sur- ging, the mammoth lake falls. Aboard this fleet are the sailors of the OHS Sail- ing Club. Dominating the year's events was expansion. with the acquisition of two new "Flying Scotts." The Sailing Club was able to diversify into different areas. Although leisurely sail- ing and teaching members how to sail properly is the cornerstone of the Sailing Club, racing has become of interest. Using the Oswego Maritime Foundation's fac- ilities, racing has become a feasible concept. Racing will allow Sailing Club members, to challenge themselves as they use their athletic skill combined with sea faring knowledge. On a final note, the prop- stage to actual flight, model airplanes are intricately det- ailed examples of human in- genuity. The sight of model aircraft roaring. in flight is truly an one. Their appearance causies excite- ment to abound.lModel Air- plane Club members love to see their hard work mature when planes finally become 3lI'b0I'Y19..by Tony Leotta ,fm 'D gr-. jg .3 ,- is . JKT, W is " ....x:F,f j, .xv VT 1, uf .-..,,, Y ff ,f - --km X fn H f1g"'g -f'7': 2 - .. - -1- A -',uru-f osed building of a Tall Ship in the Port City has been of in- terest to the Sailing Club. Hopefully, members will be invited to work on the con- struction of thisrship, in some manner. certainly provide for an' interesting learning experience as students witness the feat of this monstrous undertaking. Officers of the Sailing Club were: Commodores: Keith Hinrichs an5diJennifer Powers, Vice-lilommodore: Adrian Newhaus, Secretary: Kate Pidgeon, Treasufrer: Dwayne Narayan, Water Safety: Rebecca Landry, Jackie Ruch, Jeff Tonkin and Michelle Brooks. Mr. Rotolo was the adviserywith mem- bers: Joe Baxter, Deana Francisco, Olivia McCul- lough, Dina Chamberlain, Dave Tonkin, Lisa Krakowka, Phil Koenig, Justin Norfleet, Kris DeHollander, Kely Bi- sbee, Carey Izsett, Becky Fr- ance, Shelby Stepien, Jenni- fer McConkey, Missy Rock- well and Bonnie Murraylby Tony Leotta Student Life A 23 Cross country ski club formed liding through the snow- covered woods on skis where the only sound to be heard was that ofthe shush of new- fallen powder provided all of the incen- tive necessary to encourage the forma- tion of a new Cross Country Ski Club. The members began to organize their activities in early December to prepare for the season. They used practice skis with wheels mounted on them one day to practice down the long corridors of the school during their club meeting. These skis are similar to those used by ahtletes training for Olympic competi- tion. Mr. Sherman, the club's advisor, was quite happy with the turnout at the skiing events and he hopes that the club will continue to grow now that students find out about how much fun they have. The club is now made up of approximately 20-25 students. The club skied in local areas includ- ing Selkirk Shores and the trails be- hind the Middle School. The trip to Selkirk took place on a Saturday in January as the group stayed active during the week by skiing on Thurs- days at the Middle School. In addition to the leadership provided by Mr. Sher- man, the efforts of the student officers X Dwayne Narayan looks back on his progress. kept the group on its two collective feet. Officers were Kim Shenefiel, pres- identg Cindy Chapman, vice-presidentg Cindy Cook, secretary, and Dwayne NaP9.y2lH, f,I'9aSl11'9I'.Qby Eben Nmjfleet Lisa Krakowka looks on as Cindy Chapman tries a new skiing move. Man"-df' 'F 'Q L 2 24 4 Set No Limits if -Nathan Bar- tholemew tries to stand on the ends of his skis. QMatt Stock shows how to put on skis.QThe Oswego High School Cross- country ski club X Cl 'xxx X Nw gi li JV od Drama Club acts on Wx . ,,, . I A fl . K tl he Oswego High School . CQXTXV OCD V lXlfQx N05 'Ywl Qdndj Drama Club went beyond the llaalllb .T p XQSKX X ,QP Nl ll ,gggw T limits with their creative A A il i i 'sfrr h'rrr i QA X7 NSA OU 1 ,gi 5 NV ' talents and artistic ability as e rrri A N 0 , '5519i'f , 'M ,mug the club proposed a promising and edu- X U ,N -Q moftf XO MGGXQ cational experience for club members fipox wwf C C5 UUWS Jfggiqp new and old. The premiere event was the produc- tion of Daniel Keys's play Flowers for Algernon. The actors were well re- ceived by the audience as they port- rayed their developed characters. Thespian Steve Rockhill, who played the lead role of Charlie, said, "Just fin- ishing the show in the limited time that we had was a reward in itself." The Drama Club also presented scenes from the Greek tradgedy Anti- gone" in a competition at SUNY Os- wego. Advisor Eve Philips felt that this experience benefitted club members as they continued to mature and grow as actors. No production was planned for the spring t8I'fI1.Qby Traci Buslfe The Oswego High School Drama Club 5 5 ,ww P , QD' ff -QYXAQEX-lkCl.6.v:2X ACB E. Gene Hoffman, Olivia McCollough, James Phil- lips and Steve Rockhill in a scene from "Flowers for Algernon" Art Club completes busy year everal museum trips through- out the year were the main focus of the activities of the Art club. The Everson museum and the Munson William Proc- tor Museum in Utica gave interested art students the chance to study the works of masters. In the fall, club members visited the Oswego Art Guild at Fort Ontario and landscape drawing proved to be fulfil- ling. The spring art show, a district- wide display of art, was set up by Art club members. For Easter members made baskets and tissue paper flowers to sell as a fundraiser. Ms. Gallagher, advisor, with members Michelle Boak, Becky Luber, Shelby Stepien, Danelle Downum, and Lisa Coon had fun all year long. Clay crafts and paints provided for individual projects that were out ofthe academic structure of the art program. Weekly open studios were held starting in March to develop students skills. With the Regents Action Plan dictat- ing a fine arts requirement for all Members of the Oswego High School Art Club students, the art club has benefited greatly. There was a lot of interest in participation due to self motivation but the Regents plan helped to add to the growth of the Art Club.Qby Tony Leotta St I tLf 435 CHM? -I ..5 Q. Q v v o o'o'4'o'o o'o'a':'o' ' .f4'2'3'W'Z6-'Q' novo -v sono? p 'qgw M .'. . 'Q o o'o'o'o'o'o'o - o o,o.o.o o o 1 - 3 RICE KUNGUES Kelloggs Manly Minniclulesm M Hel i um.. : i iii? ' X! 'TE Q ' f.-.f f E oooahumumpa X J One of the many campaign posters for MORP King candidate Nirimit Goel. 26 Q Set No Limits Rice for hroughout the spring months, TV bombarded us with news stories of the caucus in Iowa, the primary in New Ham- pshire, Super Tuesday and the atten- dant rise and fall of such political fig- ures as Gary Hart, Al Haig and Bruce Babbitt. All of these tales paled, how- ever, when stacked up against the race for OHS Morp king. The candidates, Nirmit Goel, Bob "Slime" Gilmore, Darren Crovitz, Darren Narayan, Eben Norfleet, Greg Angelina, Eric Rosenberg and Jeff Lints, received their nominations as the result of a poll by the Student Council. The top eight vote getters were placed on the ballot for election. Once the candidates became known publicly, an intense election campaign was under way for Morp king candi- date, Nirmit Goel. For a three week period prior to the Morp, Nirmitmania swept the school. The "Rice For Alli' campaign was born. Chris Nelson, Tony Leotta and Joe Prisco were men, figuratively speak- ing, with a mission: the election of King Nirmit I. Posters with the catch phrase, "rice for all" were the primary means used to achieve the desired elec- tion. With the aid of the Mclntoshllr computers in B-3 and Leottais Canon Typestar 6 thermal printing typewri- ter, creative posters appeared throug- hout the building, seemingly by magic. The people who knew Nirmit found All. the exploits of the "Rice For All" camp- aigners to be funny. By combining the message that Nirmit should be elected Morp king with a little humor, the pun- sters tried to win the kingship for their candidate. On the evening of the Morp, tragedy struck. A freak snow storm dampened the festive atmosphere of the Morp, but a large number of students still attended. Ballots were cast, but it was not to be for Nirmit. Slime won with 99 votes to Nirmit's 95 votes. When it came time for the announce- ment of the winner, Joe Prisco tried to get the crowd's attention. All can- didates were called to the front of Powers Gym, but alas, the unruly dance goers did not pay attention, and the lone cadidate to step forward was Darren Crovitz. Through default, third place Darren Crovitz was crowned Morp king 1988. CTake heed, those of you who seek higher office but do not wish to campaign for it.D In all probability, never again will such a freak occurence happen. Crovitz was as happy as if he knew what was occurring when he was awarded his Burger King crown, his royal plunger! sceptre and a pineapple - which he pre- sently devoured, thus ending this tale of political intrigue, ineptitude, well- intended friends and "rice for a1l.".Qby Tony Leotta 66 earn scholarships embers ofthe Class of 1988 knew no limits in garner- ing numerous Regents Scholarships, winning a total of 62 Regents Scholarsips, two Empire Scholarships and two Nursing Scholarships. In response to criticism of using SAT and ACT as the sole criteria for schol- arship awards in the past, the state Board of Regents adopted new criteria to apply to this year's awards. The format combined SAT scores and acad- emic records into a complicated for- mula unknown to the local schools. The winners of the Regents Scholar- ships were: Divya Agrawal, Kevin Babcock, Renee Baker, Barbara Be- rnys, Christopher Byrne, Nicholas Canale, William Carnal, Dan Clark, Lisa Conzone, Maureen Coughlin, Darren Crovitz, Kristin Dehollander, Karryn Dennie. OJ0hn DeSantis, Carol Doerr, Robin Finn, Susan Funk, Patrick Galvin, Robert Gilmore, Nirmit Goel, Megan , ,, . , , ,,',,HWv Hastings, Lisa Herrald, Keith Hinrichs, Viktoria Hutchinson, Kim- berly Koliada. 'Margaret Kranz, Angelica Lagoe, Anthony Leotta, John MacDonald, Jason Mantaro, Stephen Martus, Randal McFarland, Samantha Mele, Alison Molinari, Carla Morman, James Mumm, Dwayne Narayan, Patricia Nohara. lRichard Owens, Kimberly Oyer, Christopher Perkins, Eric Pollard, Jan- elle Preman, Joseph Prisco, Teresa Readling, Micheal Rodgers, Thomas Roman, Jeffrey Romanowski, Ross Rupert, Kevin Sanbonmatsu, Reem Sbaih. 0Jahan Segatol-Islami, Rahul Seth, Kimberly Shenefiel, Mary Lynn Spataro, Kirsten Stewart, Sarah Stock, Virginia Taylor, Ann Tripp, Donald Williams, Carolyn Zeller. The winners of the Empire State Scholarships were John DeSantis and Kevin Sanbonmatsu. The winners of the Nursing Scholarships were Valerie W5 -, I .11 '." ' 1 ' H ' iff' w.:i:. .if 1-.nw N-fm 0 U ggqmwkmw V by I W v W E7 L 5 The 1988 Regents Scholarship winners. Beckstead and Tammy Carr. Winners of Regents Scholarships who attend a college in New York are eligible for 3250 per year plus Tuititon Assistance Program CTAPJ aid of up to 81000. TAP money is based on student need. Winners of the Empire Scholarship receive the S250 Regents award plus an additional award of 32000. The Em- pire Scholarship is a prestigious award to a select few individuals statewide. In order to receive one, a student must be at or near the very top of his class. For DeSantis, the award of the Empire Scholarship made his ufirst college choice CUniversity of Rochesterb more viable." Students who earned Regents awards have placed themselves among a distinguished group of OHS alumni and have set a standard for future graduating classes to meet.Qby Eben Nor- fleet Empire State Scholarship winners John DeS- antis and Kevin Sanbonmatsu. Student Life 4 27 Faces any faces make up OHS, with of unique students showi g off then' talents. Stu ent life presents the people who make up our lifebloed for Q Q . 5 Q if J ,v A it , I m last the paif: Kevin Sanbonniiitsu and ehn Dusch beverages iamong other thihgsb. . ,. P, ,N ... J f m , f "A i m 1 i f if W 4... l ai? A' e Lisa Krakowka and Michelle Boak have the same complex - photophobia. I ! Traci Buski and Scott,,BandlaAper- the duction of Oliver. Norovono D. in , A shy and demure Lisa Lloyd coyly Covers her mouth during a meeting in the cafeteria. Sfudrfnf Lllfb Q JH Box ealizing that the best way to improve one's skills and to develop one's talent is prac- tice, many OHS Lacrosse players participate in Box Lacrosse leagues. Box Lacrosse helped many Lacrosse players fine tune their pas- sing and catching skills while others improved on their overall game aware- ness and formed a good sportmanship attitude. In anticipation of the spring sports season, Box Lacrosse helped create a positive attitude for success when interscholastic field play began. Box Lacrosse, played on the bare floor of a hockey rink, is a faster paced, scaled down version of field Lacrosse. Six players, compared to ten players in field Lacrosse, often use a basic pass and pick away offense and a man to man or zone defense. All players are allowed to roam the entire length of the rink, with even the goalie joining the offense. Penalties are the same as in field Lacrosse with the addition that checking into the boards of the hockey rink is not permitted. Although field Lacrosse can be a lightning fast game with numerous goals scored in seconds, Box Lacrosse is an overall fast paced game. Players must always be alert and never stop running. During the summer of 1987, Oswego High students formed two Lacrosse teams which played in the Fulton Box Lacrosse League. One team, consisting of varsity players and exceptional younger players, enterd the toughest men's division, division one. Playing Lacrosse builds skills against teams from Oswego State, the Fulton varsity program and several or- ganized Lacrosse clubs such as The Os- wego Lacrosse Club, the division one team learned much, but had a hard time with the pace of the game as seen in only one win. OsWego's second Lacrosse team in men's division two faired much better. Climbing to the top of their division, the second team had a final record of 9 wins and 3 losses. The division two team made it through the playoffs to the championship game, but un- fortunately lost. In January and February, a team of Oswego Lacrosse players joined a league at the Fairmount Athletic Cen- ter. Unlike the Fulton league, Fair- mount's hockey rink had astroturf carpet which made the game feel a bit more like field Lacrosse. Another sim- ilar aspect to field Lacrosse was that the other teams were from various Central New York high schools, which included New York State Class A champion, West Genesee. Once again, Oswego did not fare well in competition, failing to win any games. Due to the distance to Fair- mount which meant a time consuming drive, it was difficult to get a good size team to come play on any given day. With six players in the rink at a time, a situation of having only one or two sub- stitutes led to fatigue and an inability to carry an effective transition game between offense and defense. However, the purpose of getting Hoop for the amateur hoopster or those athletes who enjoy hoop but are unable to make the high school teams either because of their skill level or because of conflicts of time, the city Re- creation Department's basketball leagues provided a means to play the game in an organized, competitive set- ting. The season was filled with ups and downs, and all of the excitement and rivalries that any basketball dev- otee could have hoped for. Colonial Rigging avenged its one point loss in the championship game last year by composing a talented squad that single-handedly won this year's championship. Jerry Dennie's All-State Insurance, the only team to sea- the but sea- beat Colonial during the regular son, not only placed second in tournament championship game, also placed second in the regular 30 Q Set no Limits son standings following their loss to Colonial. This season saw a dominating team in Colonial Rigging that featured a re- lentless pressure defense. They were only downed once and never looked back after that defeat. Powered by cen- ter Steve Martus and forward Mike Rodgers they thrashed smaller teams time and time again. Also under the direction of virtually all the players on the squad, Sport About found themse- lves to be the Cinderella team by knocking out defending champ County Savings in the first round, although falling short of eliminating heavily favored Colonial Rigging. Tim Hibbert's Hoopsters improved greatly with the acquisitions of center Gary Budd and shooting guard John Murray. Overall they were led by star Ccontinued p.31D G' Z everyone's minds on Lacrosse was reached. Nick Canale did a wonderful job in net and George Sechler and Dan Connelly did an exceptional job at the offensive end of the rink. People who had little or no Lacrosse experience like Bob Gilmore, Paul Fantom and Jamie Benzing often came along and helped out with the substitution pro- blem. Many players improved tremend- Quent Cole gets into good defensive position against an opponent. ously as they gained experience, a bright spot for OHS,s Lacrosse pro- gram. Although winning was a pro- blem, at least everyone will be better off during the field Lacrosse season. The mixture of success and failure taught everyone a valuable lessonjby Tony Leotta - .... ,.... if . . 7 3 - -V- . --'M .,.... ...omg Jwwsam-:--f , ....., pxpzk K W,w,,,. ' 'Wwe 'WSW' ., I .ig Jim Rebeor passes the ball while Frank Hagerty plays man to man. Cfrom p. 305 Wayne Bowman who led them in scoring virtually in every game. Another team that improved was The Ritz. Despite a season that only in- cluded one win the additions of Randy Dorval, Shawn Keil, and Scott Man- waring made the team competitive against other rivals. The team that faced serious trouble was Fred's News, led by Andy Roskind, Tim Hanley, Jim Rebeor, and Rob Man- waring. Jim Rebeor assumed control and did much of the ball handling, but he did not get any help. Suprisingly, de- spite a season that had some dis- appointing moments coach Chip Gerber was voted coachfplayer of the year. Led by Bob Garafolo and Frank Hegarty, Dements saw daylight in beating several teams and found its way to the "final four." The team worked better than any other and played an intact game on both ends of the floor. Steve Hart's County Savings won several games with a powerful offense, but faced a shocking defeat at Winterfest fun for he Winterfest, held March 11 and 12 saw Oswego's prom- inent athletes join forces with everyday students and tea- chers in a spectacular bonanza of athletic events. Sponsored by the Stu- dent Council, the 1988 Winterfest offered competition in Volleyball, Basketball and Soccer. Every year, the Winterfest is an event which is anticipated by everyone who wishes to participate. Once again, Mr. Mirabito was mobbed the day team rosters became available. Many quality teams were formed, as well as some totally pathetic teams, but since athletic ability wasn't required of anyone, those whojoined in the Winter- fest games wanted to have a good time and did so. In Volleyball action, the winner was Slimer's. Beating out Three Sets of During a Dan Clark spike, Dave Shepard, Lisa Krawkoka and Steve Rockhill prepare to return. Top Gun players, the Soccer champs, receive cer- tificates and a trophy. Cathy Rice puts up a three-pointer, while warm- ing up before a game. the hands of Sport About. Heath Winkler and Scott Symons powered the Wildcats to the Division B championship over Nautical Fabrica- tion. Both of these teams struggled througout the regular season. Nauti- cal Fabrication was led by guard Sean Onmacht and center Kevin Babcock. Well next year's season is just around the corner and should be just as exciting. The Recreation Depart- ment welcomes any new teams and any new players to their leaguejby Darren Narayan. all Twins S ans Morty in the championship game, the culmination of a long day of volley ball action came to an end. Start- ing at 10:45, eight teams with original names like The Fuddruckers, The Dalmating Salamanders and In Your Face each had two games with those sporting the best records moving on to the playoffs. Slimer's had a tough time holding out against Three Sets etc., a Dan Clark creation, but Slimer's showed its stuff and was the dominant Volleyball force. Basketball action saw the High- -4 3? lights defeating The Revolution for the f championship. In the consolation game, Trevor Crovitz's and Brad Shannon's The Rebels beat The Snarfers. The Highlights was an awe- some spectacle of basketball talent. Varsity point guards Bob Gilmore and Angel Lagoe with the likes of Jahan Islami, Steve Martus, Mike Rodgers, Rusty Saucer and Tammy Carr were too much for any other team. Dominat- ing the inside, while lighting up the three point line, the best team came through with the wins. Soccer action was dominated by Top Gun. Feckster's Fools challenged Top Gun, but superstar varsity players An- dreas Lebaudy, Megan Hastings and Kristina Lenehan with their fellow cohorts were unbeatable. In fast paced action, Top Gun soared through its first game and then won the champion- ship, 3-1. Megan Hastings summed up the team's experience, "Everyone used their potential. We all got along together and we had fun as we played." The Winterfest will always be pop- ular and because of this popularity, it will continue to be annual event. It's not often students and teachers can get together and have fun in sports together which is the beauty of the Winterfest. Probably one of the best events held at OHS, the Winterfest is a time for fl1l'l.Qby Tony Leotta Student Life 4 31 A license to drive and to be free n Social Studies we learn that many societies have rites of pas- sage. Teen age members of socie- ties go through these rites as part of the ritual of becoming an adult. Although we have no formal ritual in our society, there is a point in life when we begin to have and enjoy the free- dom and responsibility of being an adult: a person turns sixteen and no longer needs to walk or ride a bike, but can instead get a driver's license, a sign of maturity which tells the world to watch out - because here you come. Getting a learner7s permit is the first hurdle in actually' learning to drive. First you have to get your permit by taking a written multiple choice test, followed by the road test and finally, you have your picture taken. The multiple choice permit test has to be the easiest step of getting your license. Anyone with a basic know- ledge of the factors with which drivers must contend will pass. All of the ques- tions are straight forward and based on facts from the Motor Vehicle Dep- artment's driving manual. The road test is difficult for some people, not because they don't know how to drive because that comes with practice, but because they get anxious about having a stranger waiting for them to do something wrong. However, if one keeps his cool and relaxes, the testing portions become rather simple in nature. The last step for getting the license is having your picture taken. lt is a bad idea to take friends along when the pic- ture is to be taken. They'll probably make you laugh and you'll get some sort of a weird picture for the next four years or until you have your picture re- taken for your night license. When the picture is taken, you have to stand with your feet on two footprints on the floor. Failure to do so will lead to a picture of half a person's face. The Motor Vehicle Department will use these pictures, a cause of embarassment for most people, although it sure is funny. The worst part of the process is the cost - 9,817.50! However, it is the price you have to pay to be allowed to drive. You really do have more freedom when you have access to a car. You can Jennifer Powers gets her license. come and go as you wish Cwithin reasonb, as well asjust plain being able to go where you want Cagain, within reasonj. The freedom brings with it re- sponsibility. Everyone has to be car- eful. Most parents would become very upset if their child was involved in a car accident. Plus, the insurance costs go to the sky after an accident. Many senior boys did ruin their cars in ac- cidents last year which does say something about the need to be car- eful. Driving is a learning experience and is something most OHS students will go through. It's a moment to enjoy. A driver's license isn't necessarily a good time, but it sure does lead to good tilrlesjby Tony Leotta Here are a few examples of drivers' licenses. Good times at the movies with your friends orget baseball! In Oswego, the number one favorite past-time of kids has to be watching movies. Certainly, there were some good movies out last year and here kids have time on their hands to see them all. Whether you went to the Cinema or invited friends over to your house to Watch movies on the VCR, movies made for a good time. Many people have pleasant memories, whether they're from the movie itself or from the friends you had along with you. With all the movies that come out every year, everyone always has lots of choices for a favorite movie. Different people look for different things in movies and some nominations for best movie included: Spaceballs, Fatal Attraction, The Untoilchables, Dirty Dancing, The Living Daylights, and The Running Man. Spaceballs was one 32 4 Set no Limits yuk after another at the comedy ex- treme. The array of dramafromance movies created suspense one moment and provided beautiful love scenes the next. The Running Man thrilled anyone who enjoyed gore. Finally, The Living Daylights was a James Bond movie that had that famous Bond mys- tique to it. Of course, for every good movie there was a bad movie. Fitting the bill was "The Big Easy" which was at the Cinema in October. Whenever you go to the movies, you take a chance paying 34.00 because you really can't tell if you'll like a movie until you see it. No matter what people say, and never mind Siskel and Ebert, this fact always holds true. The only way you can be assured of getting your money's worth is by going to a "G" rated movie. How- ever, "Snow White" doesn't come around often and "R" rated movies are probably the most popular anyway. Fortunately, any movie can be made fun with friends. No matter how good a movie is, it will be so much better if friends watch it with you. Even if the movie is awful, if everyone buys Twizzlers before it starts, even the worst movie looks g'00d.Qby Tony Leotta Planes, Trains and Automobiles arrived in Os- wego - right on time lass rings add meaning to school experience ur high school years. Sup- posedly the best years of our lives, right? Most students desire to have something to ymbolize these years, their memories nd their proud moments. The class ing has been a tradition for high chool and college students, and the urchase of them continues today. The loveliest and most endearing emories of high school are enveloped 'iii the certain quaint charm of class rings. Sentimental value, the true gem within class rings, creates a special warmth of glad memories. Stored within the beauty of these rings, our high school memories will never lose their luster or fade away. Class rings unify the members of specific graduat- ing classes as well as all students who attended the same high school - a un- ique community is formed. Reminding us of the past, we can for- ever look back into the memories our Mar L nn Spataro thinks Ross Rupert's class ring makes "RupH look good. ,., , y y r uf M . Only Julie Byrne can manage to shine as brightly as her class X .1044 4 class rings hold. Friends, special hap- penings and the school itself can pos- sibly slip from our memories as we come in contact with new places and people. It's a fact that it's difficult to remember everything. Life is dynamic which really leaves us little time to think about the past. The class ring has engraved in it many things. In the 1960's, all rings were the same. Now, there are many designs to choose from. The typical ring has the year of graduation and the school mascot. The more elaborate and modern ring lets you have your first name, year of graduation and a symbol of your favorite activity. Gold and silver rings cost a few hundred dollars while trillium rings cost less than 25100. Always in style, everyone with a class ring is "cool", They're fun to have because you cement your position as part of the group. You can even show off your class ring. But most import- antly, class rings help to overcome the limitations of a human being's memory HS they WOH't let US f0I'g'6t.Qby Tony Leofta and Lisa Herrald c . ... g K s We . 3 W 1. 'iii Beth Cienava strikes a pose while wearing her class ring. Sflulwlrf 1.1111-0.1.3 was in the l . h Q .Y .t L i 11 e . left, -- K. A A 9 7 i tiit pump - you up!'J loud tpia y g a m e s VCR, you co l frsgiwa s watched say, "N Nice parties were the As far as I am the all out a total excited 816 s a act that's be one. Having friends over for little togethers was not only more fun, they helped re- lationships to grow obnoxious. compared to not re- membering a thing when you're drunk. If you had a cozy stud room where a Y ,oflfpeople can get or just These types of were always the best cause there was always something to do which didn't cause merit for an arrest by the police. Unless you had good movies to watch O O u d C"We 're created a stir. Pa games were still fun Trivial Pursuit leading the pack. If there was a computer in the room, you ' could use that unless' Darren Crovitz became totally engrossed with the ' There's no need top' ,t.f'traShed"-Dfw 34 4 Set no Limits Community student life Alive as never before in Oswego tudent life was so much more than what was happen- ing in school. Stu- dent life was also the adven- tures we had within our community. Even though Oswego had a limited amount of places youths could go to legally, we all found ways and places to have fun. Isn't it a good feel- ing when you think of the times you had last How often did we live some rather crazy situations? When we look back at the past year, we just have to laugh at the fun things we did and re- member the good times. First off, some of the most pleasant times we had were A scene from the Oswego landscape. experiences we normally might overlook. Dining within the city of Oswego often led to fun with good food. Whether at Canaleis, the new Arbys, or at Pizza Hut, the times that went along with culinary ex- periences were something to remember. Cana1e's, Vona's, The Oaptain's Lounge, and The 1850 House offered the fi- nest food in extravagant settings. There was always a place to take someone for dining as a cultured experi- ence. Because most people don't eat at fine restau- rants on a regular basis, these trips were always fun and interesting. Whether on a date orjust for the sake of eating out, everyone liked to sample a good time in a great atmosphere. On the opposite end of the scale, McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's and Arby's provided a treat that was affordable for most. Arby's, a new-comer to Oswego, offered a new option to the port city's fast food menu, roast beef. With horseradish sauce in abundance, anyone looking for a quick and easy meal could find one. There's only one question which lingers at fast-food restaraunts. Why do McDonalds' french fries cost 95g2 while a hamburger is only 5567 With current Ccontinued, p.35JuiF Ccontinued from p.34J agri- cultural prices, it appears that a "Where's the beef?" Search is in order here. Worth mentioning is that V fw,,' Lake Ontario viewed from the Fort. pizza is fast becoming a staple in American society and this was certainly true in Oswego. Pizza Hut was a main attraction within cul- tural circles of the young in Oswego. With the availability of coupons found in local newspapers and constant specials, pizza could be bought at low prices, in addi- tion to burgers. There was nothing like going out with your friends and ending up talking with them for a while in Pizza Hut. Pizza Hut was almost the center of society last year for some people. It was great when thirty lacrosse players Cor any other group of peoplel had a contest to see how much pizza each person could eat. It was also great fun just seeing your friends enjoying themselves and laughing. As a final note about din- ing out, being the tradition- alist that I am, I strongly feel the guys should pay for the girls who accompany them. I realize that prices at fancy restaraunts are steep, but the guy should be able to af- ford pizza. I do understand that some girls hate it when the guy pays for them, but girls shouldn't have to worry about whether the guy will be cheap. Some of us like to follow tradition. Other intriguing things to do around Oswego were oftenquite strange, or at least just not things you would normally do every- day. Scavenger hunts were interesting and very pop- ular. Hiking up to the Fort at night was also something of a risky thing to do, but was sure fun. Students did find unique ways to spend their time. Scavenger hunts are con- tests to see who can get the most items on a list, each item having a point value. Organized by various dev- ious minded students, the hunts were held at night with teams competing. The only thing you really nee- ded in order to be in one of bigger than size 38, a mailbox and Arby's horse- radish sauce were examples of common items. While racing around the city, you have the greatest time of your life because you only have one hour to get all you can and then get back to the meeting place. At the gathering ground, all your items are added up with the winner being the team with the most points. The only real prize was the right to brag about your ac- complishment. I know Dave Shepard and I are never going back to Sigma Gama to get an empty CI emphasize emptyj beer keg. Being an item with a high point value, I ended up leaving a 51510 dep- osit with a drunk. I eventu- fi Q' 4.411 2 Qi 'W Q- ' if f .1 A 1 -. S ML , J-. .7 51 ILM. wx., KF Q . D1 fy, i -xfyf 1 f l X fy X K Ir. Y .,fXLA!:5?x .H x f N :P il'fi'i'lf A sf Q ix X-.Sf '.Q1:fPPL. XX. l 'TSTIR "f:qfxvf91'4-f'-'l'QV ,gy b, '.', 1' I--fr Nitluu The terror of the tracks. these hunts was a car be- cause you go everywhere in the city looking for items. A dead bird, a toilet seat, a dog and cat Cboth liveb, a bra ally did get the deposit back when the container was re- turned, though. Those scavenger hunts are one of the most radical things you Pizza Hut: The center of society! Ln I O Q 3 41 can do in high school. Another fun activity was walking along the train tracks at the Fort by the lake at 11:30 at night. It sounds Arby's: the newcomer. weird and all, but it's fun and relaxing as you listen to the lake. Anyone who can relate to quiet moments can see the value of this. You cut through the cemetery and there you were! This is also quite scary if you go out there around Halloween. The only real disadvantage to being out there was that it is a violation to be trespas- sing on the train tracks. It wasn't funny when someone said the police were coming. It was a real hassle trying to run along those tracks at night. Obviously, railroad tracks aren't designed for that purpose. You trip and stumble over everything. Everyone tries to be quiet, but you still sound like a herd of elephants because there's lots of rocks and debri out there. However, once in your life you should do something daring. Student life can sure en- compass lots ofdifferent situ- ations. Many of our lives re- volve around school, but we have fun other times too. Hopefully, the students of OHS will continue the tradi- tion and live it up because you're only young once.Qby Tony Leotta StzLden1Lijb 4 35 - Paradox staff Sets Exodus inspires editor Divinely inspired by Divine Right adviser he Lord said to Mr. Myles, "See, I have chosen Christopher, son of Paul, of the tribe of Nelson, and I have filled him with a divine spirit of skill and un- derstanding and knowledge in every craft: in the production of embroidery, in making things of gold and silver or bronze, in carving wood, and in every craft, includ- ing the production of the 1988 Paradox! As his assistant I have appointed Anthony, son of An- thony, of the tribe of Leotta. I have also endowed all the experts with the necessary skill to make all the things I have ordered you to make and have named them editors. They will reign in glory once The Book is published. But first, they must: meet with the Great Pharaoh Ludemann of the publishing company on his turf, take up the collection so that the temple can be built, feed the peasants yearbook subscriptions, work like the devil's after them and finally, open up the temple for the general populace to worship." For completing these tasks, the Lord gave unto Mr. Myles these Commandments to bring down to his people: 1. I am the Lord your Adviser, you shall bring nothing but quality work before me. 2. You shall not take the name of the Paradox in vain. 3. Remember the work day, to keep it holy. 4. Honor the name of Mr. Myles and keep it pure. 5. You shall not even think about missing your deadlines. 6. You shall not do your Math instead of yearbook work. 7. You shall not steal other people's ideas for your section. 8. You shall not take credit for work you did not do. 9. You shall not covet all the good pictures for your section only. 10. You shall not covet the IBM computers all day long. All these things they shall do, just as the Lord has com- manded, to guide them through their journey and keep their minds Ol'l the task at haYld.,by Tony Leotta K with assistance from Mosesj - No Limits for '88 Eben Norfleet embodied editorial manliness. i Dawn Hawkins, wholesome amusement director, ponders her next task. Little Brother Mike looks up to Editor Chris Nelson as he delivers a L. Hurst, J. Preman, D. Narayan, A. Nelson, T. Leotta sermon from the mount. 36 Q Set No Limits lsqsesgerlffafvvfzrv . g.,.... sv M- . Y , I is f YQ . C , The People Who Delimited the 1988 Paradox. Editor-in-Chief ............ Assistant Editor cQ: Academics Editor ......... Faculty Editor ............ Seniors Co-Editors ......... Student Life Editor ........ Sports Co-Editors ....... Underclass Editor ...... Academics ....... Art .................................... Business ............................. Hindrance to Deadlines ...... Patrons ............................... Photography ................... Seniors ......... U nderclass ..... . ................ Wholesome Amusement ....... Advisor ...... .. ........... . ...... .. Ass't Advisor ......... Publisher's Representative Paradox Staff ....... ............. un.. Christopher Nelson Tony Leotta Kim Shenefiel Special Thanks Varden Studios ........................................................................ Dwayne Narayan Janelle Preman .........Eben Norfleet .......John DeSantis Julie Carpenter . ...... Keri Anderson Lisa Herrald Mike Nelson Andrew Nelson . Darren Narayan Darren Crovitz Tony Leotta Dwayne Narayan Dave Shepard .....Lee Ann Hurst Amy Carter Jackie Rach ....Dawn Hawkins My-les Mr. Harmony Eric Ludemann ...............Carl Rice Sales result in profits he most profitable and, per- haps, the easiest way for stu- dent organizations to raise money was through sales. From flowers to raffles to personals, many clubs, groups or classes sold whatever they felt the student body would buy. Sales work for the fund raising organization and give the students of OHS something to look for- ward to every year. Flower sales during Buc Week, Christmas, St. Valentine's Day and St. Patrick's Day, gave everyone the chance to say "Hi!" to a friend. For the romantics, flowers made a gift to bring tears to the eyes of their loved ones. The Buccanear Bulletin carnation sale during Buc Week sold over 800 flowers at a price of 31.00 each. Or- ganized by Julie Zaryski as her Jour- nalism semester project, the entire newspaper staff was called into action to deal with what turned out to be a monstrous undertaking. However, the task of getting the flowers to the students was accomplished and many smiling faces floated about the cor- ridors of OHS that day. Raffles, like the Senior Class sterio raffle helped raise funds to reduce the individual's cost of the Senior Trip. The Baseball team raffled a stereo to help pay for a new batting cage. The Football team had a 50-50 raffle to raise money for their end of the season banquet. According to Offensive Gaurd John DeSantis, "If it wasn't for our raffle, we could never have afforded to even consider a banquet." The band went all out in its effort to raise money for its Spring trip to Florida. The band parents raffled off a 36,000 Dodge Omni. With every student in the instrumental music program el- igible to go on the trip, band people scampered to think up creative things to sell. Crates of citrus fruit, from 38.00 to 325.00, were sold by Marching Bucs. 36.00 Hormel pepperonis were special treats for people who contributed to the cause of helping our beloved band people reach Florida. As a personal aside, I bought one of the 36.00 pepper- onis and boy, it was good! As long as the messages weren't vulgar or crude, personals were prin- ted in the Valentine's Day Buccaneafr Bulletin. With gossip raging, hidden secrets became common knowledge. Few were immune from the messages with over 430 personals sold at 31.00 each. While letting the students of OHS say what was on their minds,everyone had a fun loving Valentine's Day. Also worth mentioning were the al- ways popular Gummi Bears. The Ger- man Club held exclusive rights to Gummi Bear sales. Led by Frau Bur- khardt and German Club President Vikki Hutchison, the rest of the German Club sold these candies imported from Germany at an incredible rate. The Gummi Bears were sold to raise money for an upcoming trip to Germany. The FM Hornet pin, was an item sold to promote school spirit while still mak- ing a profit. Meant as a fundraiser!Buc spirit promoter for the Oswego-FM foot- ball game, these 31.00 pins achieved ' 3, ,Q Q K nun. .f ' 1 , . . , 41?-0' it ,A Becky Luber and Lisa Bugow sort carnations. their school spirit purpose, but un- fortunately they didn't sell too well. Through the lack of an effective sales force CEugene Hoffmanb, combined with a poor marketing strategy, these items were hard to come by and the profit mot- ive bit the dust. However, the people who did buy these pins enjoyed them. CWho knows, these may become rare col- lector's items far in the futurelj Sn, R N ET 7 J 19" I ' '. r p f 4 i s l . H S ATER Sales were fun and everyone benefi- ted in some way. With a little money, anyone could buy some pleasant mem- ories. Sales were popular and remained an institution at OHS..by Tony Leotta Cokefg debuts at OHS in February or years students have pon- dered the mystery of why there was no soda machine available for student use at OHS. There has been a soda machine in the teacher's lounge for years, but few students had access to this machine. The time finally came and the student soda machine arrived. The Student Council, mainly through the efforts of Chris Nelson, Jahan Islami, and Mr. Mirabito arran- ged for a Coca-Cola soda machine to be placed in service at OHS on February 11. The Student Council hoped to use profits from the soda machine for its treasury and to fund a scholarship. Both Coke and Pepsi were app- roached and similar contracts were ob- 32! A Set no Limits tained, however Pepsi later upped its prices. It was decided that a Coca-Cola machine would be used as a trial, to find out how much of a profit would be made. Cans of soda at 5095 would make up for the original cost of a case of soda and maintenace to the machine. As well, returned cans would provide the Student Council with an additional 3a per can. If all proves to go well, a second Coke machine will be installed to comple- ment the one in operation. If Pepsi would lower its price to a competitive level, a Pepsi machine might be in- stalled, creating a competitive atmos- phere with Coke. Mr. Maxon was incredibly helpful in dealing with the soda companies and encouraged the Student Council. Mr. Maxon's help, is the reason the soda machines and the soda itself were ob- tained at low prices. Although soda will only be sold start- ing at 2:30 until midnight because of a NY law forbidding the sale of "junk" food during school hours, there is still plenty of time after school for students to enjoy the sodajby Tony Leotta Students vent food feelings like it. It's really good food. I don't know where else I could find a better lunch time bargain at than at OHS's cafeteria." a demented Darren Narayan admits. Oswego High School's cafeteria is a fantastic wonderland of new creations and golden oldies. Although the cafet- eria certainly has its problems, there are positive aspects, albeit often buried under old Buc Burgers. Some people think highly of our cafeteria, and rightly so, because it really is OK, all things considered. However, it's easy to point out the bad things as well. For lunch, it could be said that the cafeteria is a fine place, but let's all be thankful we donlt have to eat all our meals there. It's true that some of the hot lunches are good, and the prices are good to match, unless you want ex- tras. The salad bar is fine, with an economical price and the snack bar has a few good items CHoHosJ. However, it should be made clear that Snack Bar prices are killers. Student comments regarding the cafeteria covered a wide range of op- inion and comparison. Julie Carpenter shared her thoughts about fried clams, "They taste like rubber so I won't eat them. I'd just as soon put together a Sports spread for the yearbook." Ac- cording to Becky Luber and Michelle Boak, "Some of that stuff in the cafet- eria is weird. It scares us. We like the chocolate pudding, though." Jennifer Patterson had some creative thoughts, "Why do you want to know, Tony? The yearbook, oh my God! It's okay I guess. I like apples. You're not going to use that are you? No way!" Tin Wanek took a strong line when dealing with school lunches, "I'd rather eat another Carnation." Ksee French fries turn Angel Lagoe and Kris Lenahan into two crazies. an Jennifer "Don't tell anyone I'm in band" Patter- son after lunch. While Dan Connelly, Carrie Judd and Bob Gil- more await lunch, R.J. Grimshaw and Steve Martus pay more attention to the camera. page Aj According to Sam Mele, "I sup- pose cafeteria food is what happens to real food after you store it in Popeetsit. CEditor's note: Popeetw is collapsable TupperWare.J Meanwhile, Rusty Sau- cer opined that "We could paint some of these hard french fries orange and send them to Pat Dye's office." The following are the results of a lunch program survey. i1The winner of the 1988 most pop- ular Snack Bar food is HoHos. Brandi Vona, Carla Morman, Sam "Chipmunk" Mele and Teresa Dement enjoy their lunches. J gnu Rusty Saucer always eats a wholesome lunch so he'll be big and strong for lacrosse. 1lThe most popular Hot Lunch is spaghetti. ilThe ubaddest of the bad" at the Snack Bar is peanut butter waffers. 1fThe most horrible Hot Lunch crea- tion is barbequed pork. 11601721 of the students surveyed pre- fered the Salad Bar above any other lunch. As is evident, students have their culinary preferences. HoHos domina- ted, barbequed pork was the worst. Whatever the individual's taste, everyone found something worth eat- ing. Let us all hope, that high standards and continued quality will remain in- tegrated in our school lunch program. For our own sake and for the sake of future students and teachers, may a budget cut never occur.QTm1y Leotta Student LU? Q 39 Becky Luber likes to work in the library. K' gg John DeSantis explores a new world Ginny Taylor and Nirmit Goel attempt to do their best. Bob "Slime" Gilmore interacts with the compu- ter. 1,0 A Know no Limits Academics Kfwww Imagine how different the world would be if people from all parts of society decided that gaining an education is a meaningless bother. The dullness and lack of diversity that society would suc- cumb to could represent the fall of man as a creature able to determine his own fate. It would be man's supreme fail- ure, the reversal of all he has ever sought. All because no one took the time, made the effort, to learn. Can't people see that they must grasp what could be theirs before it gets away? So easily it could be, but then it's gone. There would be no more great works of literature, the arts would fade away and no one would know why. The chance to participate in learned organizations where indivi- duals could challenge themselves men- tally, such as Math Club or culturally, as in the Language Clubs would no longer exist. There would be no one to care for each other, like Amnesty In- ternational. No one could read or write. Humanity will have created a void. An emptiness Without a purpose, the cul- 1 l mination of humanity ablaze in a fiery crash, the epic saga of emptiness. Why do people fail in taking advan- tage of what is plainly being offered to them? They are either scared of the ef- fort or think they can obtain greater satisfaction elsewhere. Vldth academ- ics, everyone is able to expand their horizons to new limits. The more you study and the more you learn, the bet- ter off you will be. In a world that demands performance, the most pres- tigious opportunities will be taken by the people who really push themselves to excel. It's all a matter of priorities. I could never tell you how many times I've seen others give up on themselves, how many times I've given up on myself. What you want to be is up to you. The importance of working with others should be a priority for every person, but you can never give up your goals. If you don't let others stop you and, above all else, you don't let you stop you, then dreams become reality.Qby Tony Leona Academics 4 .01 OHS computers multiply any computer related opportunities have be- come available to students because of a dra- matic increase in the number of computers at OHS. Access to a better equipped micro compu- ter lab was the most noticeable improvement in computer instruction for students. The micro computer lab expanded to accomodate new Apple IIEQ9 and Macintosh? computers. Students were able to sign up to work on computer related class assignments orjust to have fun while discovering the computer's capabilities. Along with the micro-computer lab, the new OHS Career Center in the library used computers to present various computer programs concerning career pos- sibilities and college previews on laser disks. Besides individual opportunities, courses such as Com- puter Basic and Computer Pascal provided a set curriculum where students could learn not only what computers can do, but also why they do it. Various courses, including Year- book, Journalism, Computer Aided Design, Dataprocessing, Wordprocessing, Business Mathematics and Communica- tion Systems all required the use of computers. Computers played an integral part in the make up of these courses, since the students used computers as the means to complete their work. In addition, many courses, including the science courses, Health and even Physical Education used computer programs to supplement their instructional materials and provide students with the opportunity to interact with the computer. The OHS Science department stood out for using com- puters as a teaching aid. The Physics classes devised many new ways of using computers in class because a vast assort- ment of computer programs, which included game pro- grams, provided instruction related to course topics. Many "...w'ith the aid of the comput- er,...results agree so well with theory, we dorzft have to make ex- eases." Mr. Kent Dristle, Physics Teacher 42 4 Know no Limits Q. o I3 i . Q... 1' 3 tg!-tx'x if Hx 1 , if 4 -' , c. . 1' Becky Luber an Shelly Tripp at.the i nlhtosh computers. Physics labs required the use of computers when connected to photogate timers because the computers increased mea- surement accuracy which allowed students to obtain better results with their work. According to Physics teacher Mr. Dristle, "It's hard to convince students that Physics is real when they get a 30W error in a lab experiment. Now with the aid of the computer, the students can measure more rapidly and precisely than ever before. Their results agree so well with theory, we don't have to make excuses for them any longer." Ultimately, the more time OHS students spent working with computers, the greater the benefit they obtained for themselves as courses at OHS became increasingly tech- nological, a development which coincided with computers becoming a commonplace fixture within society. In a high- tech World, Oswego High School realized that it had to provide its students with the means to meet the challenges society presentsjby Tony Leotta 'ffm- SADD drives message home tudents Against Drunk Driv- ing was off to a solid start this year. In September officers were elected, ideas for activities were introduced and discussed, activi- ties were planned, and committees were formed to carry out the ideas. in -if I... S.A.D.D. members In October the chapter went to a Stop DWI Conference in Syracuse to discuss ideas with other Central New York chapters and to hear speakers teach ways to stop DWI. New this year were S.A.D.D. sponsored Contracts for Life between parents and seniors. Each was to sign the contract which obligated a senior who may have con- sumed alcohol to call home for a ride and obligated his parents to pick him up, no questions asked. They also made posters to put up around the school and the community concerning the dan- gers of drinking and driving. S.A.D.D. members conducted an assembly for OHS students with a guest speaker who discussed her daughter's death due to a DWI accident. Other plans were to repeat the par- ent-teacher driving committee for Prom night, to become involved in projects with other schools, and to have a White-Face Day which would represent the total amount of DWI related deaths and what it would be like if a friend was dead. The club also helped in the organization of a junior chapter at Oswego Middle School. With Mr. Swanson as the advisor, this year's 50 member S.A.D.D. chapter was the biggest and the most enthusiastic group to date. Mr. Maxon provided the group with a great deal of support for all of the things they accomplished. Through their efforts, S.A.D.D. hoped to make a difference in the community by both convincing people not to drive drunk and by decreasing the amount of DWI related deathslby Lisa Hewald Seniors sound off on SAT's he Scholastic Aptitude Test is probably the most well-known test taken by high school stu- dents across the nation. Prac- tically every student, depending on college choice, is required to take the six section, three hour exam, making it perhaps the most feared test given in high school. Lately, however, the test has come under fire for several rea- sons. For one, it is said that the test does not show academic promise in a student. One may obtain a score of 1550 Cout of a maximum possible 1600J on the SAT while holding an average in school that is just passing because of a lack of self-discipline. Likewise, the diligent worker who is not necessarily a "genius" could very well end up with a low score. For another, there are edu- cators who feel that the test is racially, sexually, and even regionally biased. The basis for this accusation is that the verbal section contains some words which betray a bias toward students from middle and upper class homes. To capture what O.H.S. students felt about the SAT, 60 seniors were sur- veyed prior to the November admini- stration. The results showed that the students felt that as long as the exam was given it would be important to them. However, if students could change the test in any way, they would try. At the time of the poll, most of the seniors had previouly written the exam at least once or twice. When asked how long they spent preparing for the SAT, the most common re- sponses were either not at all, one week, or one month. At the extreme, 8'Zn of the students answered three months, 7 'Za one day, and one hesitant student admitted to studying for a S.A.D.D. Officers Lisa Herrald- President Missy Dale- Vice President Michele Kieper- Vice President Dawn Kurilovich- Vice President Kely Bisbee- Secretary John Brancato- Treasurer S.A.D.D. Members Arthur Ball, Antoinette Basualdo, Joe Baxter, Barb Bernys, Elisa Brown, Aimee Carter, Dina Chamberlain, Cindy Chapman, Michele Chodubski, Julie Conaway, John Coughlin, Maureen Coughlin, Dale Delaney, Dawn Delaney, Jennifer Donoghue, Angela Earnhart, Amy Feck, Tammy Frawley, Megan Hastings, Dawn Hawkins, Heather Hawksby, Angela Her- rald, Heather J adus, Kim Keefe, Mandy Lamb, Tony Leotta, Shelley Marino, Jeff Martin, Kati Mosher, Aimee Nelson, Patty Nohara, Eben N orfleet, Andrea Parker, Vicki Piersall, Jennifer Powers, Heather Pritchard, Steve Rockhill, Jennifer Roy, Reem Sbaih, Nancy -Schell, Caryann Sculley, Kim Smith, Shannon Walker year or more. After learning about the possible bias of the SAT, roughly half of those surveyed still felt that it was a fair measure of one's intelligence. The remaining half was either sure that the SAT was an unfair test of academic ability or they had no opinion. Stu- dents came down harder on it when more than half placed the SAT in the biased catagory. Whatever support students had for the exam disappeared when they were asked whether or not they would support a measure to estab- lish the SAT as a requirement for grad- uation. The SAT still remains an im- portant factor in college acceptances. For now students will have to continue to subject themselves to the stress bI'0l1g'l'lt 0l'1 by the SAT.0by Dwayne Nar- ayan Know no Limits 4 A3 Paradox measures O.H. . political sentiment uring last year's mayoral election, students were polled on their feelings and knowledge of contem- porary politics. When they were asked to identify which political party Ronald Reagan belonged to, a hefty 93W responded with Republican, the correct answer. Unfortunately, O.H.S. students' grades in politics went downhill from there. It was obvious that most students did not seem interested injoining or affiliating themselves with a political party while attending school. Out of those who did acknowledge themselves in association with a party, Re- publicans outnumbered Democrats by nearly two to one. This reflected the general trend of upstate New Yorkers to identify with the GOP. In early fall, Presidential candidates were entering and dropping out of the race faster than people could keep track. A poll proved that students here at O.H.S. were just as lost as the rest of the nation concerning the revolving door can- didacies. When asked to select candidates for President and Vice-President in 1988, aside from the most popular re- sponse of "Who is running?", people chose George Bush , Jesse Jackson, Gary Hart, Jack Kemp , Mario Cuomo, Oliver North, and the ever popular Alf. For the influential office of Vice-President, O.H.S. students selected many of the same people, this time, however, Oliver North came first, followed by Jesse Jackson, Walter Mondale, and Traci Buske. These were just a few of the choices, not far down the list were Michael Jackson and Gumby. As the poll showed, OHS stu- dents would put just about anyone up for the office. Closer to home there was a more exciting election taking place. The Mayoral race of the city of Oswego was empha- sized by students throughout the school in the weeks before the November 3 election. Early on, there was a clear cut ma- jority in the students' minds for Mike Canale. But as the campaign dragged on, unscientific polls taken by the Palla- dium Times, indicated that John Sullivan and Ralph Paul- dine were the frontrunners. At the school, posters for the mayoral candidates suddenly appeared in the library, on walls, and even on cars. Among the slogans that people wore were Bill Shannon's, "I like Spike," which was quite pop- ular. However, the candidates did more than to just send their advertisements around the school. They held a 'fpublic forum" in the Theatre of the Performing Arts in mid-Oc- tober. Included in the program were John Sullivan, Ralph Pauldine, and Bill Shannon. Since it provided students with a notion of what each individual candidate stood for, both English and Social Studies classes were invited to attend. Unfortunately, the morning was not on the pacific side. When two of the candidates became involved in an argu- ment which stifled the progress and intent of the forum, it did indeed seem that the debate was more like a stage per- formance. On the whole, students enjoyed the mounting ex- citement of the forum along with the other elements of the election. As a concluding activity, students participated in a mock election. As a foreshadowing of events to come, John Sullivan won the student vote, followed by Canale, Pauldine and Shannon. On the night of November 3, 1987, all stress was put to rest when John Sullivan was declared the winner of the election and the next Mayor of the City of Oswegojby Dwayne Narayan. -'1.z12Si.s1z1s:1 ---..t -- . lrzziiigzgeififff 1' -- 'it ' --'--i Mayoral candidates Ralph Pauldine, Bill Shannon, and John Sullivan debate before O.H.S. students. AL 4 Know no L'mits 'nur' --W- W A A . . Michelle Boak completes yet another survey. 5 .........d,,,f,h Justin Norfleet expresses his sup- port for locker searches. C Z C 4 O C Z Q Q -4 cz New controversies spark responses he late 1980's have brought about many new issues while reawaken- ing others. A sampling of students was questioned about school prayer, locker searches, a female presi- dential candidate, and a relocation of our nation's capitol from Washington, D.C. to California. Students generally evinced a more open attitude than the na- tional administration or members of the local com- munity on these issues. On the issue of school prayer, the poll revealed that approximately 8715 of those questioned opposed the measure. Along the same line, 84W of those surveyed felt that the locker searches advocated by the Supreme Court were an invasion of privacy. A change in traditional Amer- ican political attitudes was Council faced with old tudent Council, which includes class officers, began the year by select- ing new class representa- tives. Five representatives were chosen from each class on the basis of an applica- tion which stated general information about the can- didates, including the as- pirants' views and ideas. One of the major diffi- culties facing Student Council at the beginning of the year was the need to de- cide on where their efforts should be directed. Tradi- tionally, the Student Coun- cil organizes the Winterfest and the Morp, and under- takes various projects. As part of a continuing ef- fort, Student Council at- tempted to acquire a soda machine for student use. Past leg work provided the basic information needed to acquire a soda machine, but the Student Council had to obtain administrative per- mission. Profits from soda sales were expected to be used to establish a college scholarship for a student who has performed out- standingly within the Stu- dent Council. The newest issue brought up for discussion was a pro- posed crack down on smok- ing at OHS. This idea con- sisted of a planned ban on smoking, or at least a fur- ther restriction of areas where smoking is permit- ted. This stemmed from complaints of both students and teachers who disliked being -subjected to second- hand smoke from cigar- ettes, especially at the Liberty Street bus loading dock, where many students and teachers entered the building. The Student Council re- mained open to the opinions of all students who wished to present new issues for indicated by the enormous support C85'ZnD for a female presidential candidate. The final question read, "...with more and more in- dustry moving to the West, would you support a mea- sure to move the nation's capital to the west coast, namely California?" In re- sponse to the question, 90'Zn of those asked were opposed to the idea. Reasons for this opposition were that it would cost too much money, that it would be too far away, and that the North- east was and always should be the capital of this nation. What this portends for the future is difficult to tell. Perhaps we would all do well to remember the early 20th. century American philosopherfwriter H. L. Mencken who once wrote that the campus radical would become the future R0tarlan.,by Dwayne Narayan problems discussion. Although many students may have found it difficult to present ideas to their representatives, all students were encouraged to share their opinions. Its reorganization only one year distant, the Student Council grew within itself, as well as with the student body and with the admini- stration, to be an effective part of Oswego High School. ,by Tony Leotta Following are the ques- tions asked and re- sponses given in a ran- dom poll of 75 students conducted by the Para- dox in October 1987. 1. Are you in favor of school prayer? Yes13'7b No87'Zn . D0 you support locker searches by school ad- ministrators? Yesl 696 N 084W 3. Would you support a female Presidential can- didate? Yes857b N 01 5 'Za 4. With more and more businesses and people moving to the West, would you support a mea- sure to move our nati0n's capital from Washington, D.C. to the West Coast? Yes10'Z1 N o90f7b Student Council Members Freshmen Representatives Rachael Johnson Tracey Rando Eric Rapin Kathleen Sullivan Heather Warner Sophomore Representatives Jennifer Joyce Darren Narayan Doris Santoro Meridith Shanley Mary Jo Wlazlo Junior Representatives Todd Everts George Joyce,Treasurer John Hastings Dan Kells Kelly Sheffield Senior Representatives Tony Leotta Carla Morman Chris Nelson Brandi Vona Kevin Sanbonmatsu Officers Megan Hastings, Chair Janelle Preman, Vice Chair Steve Martus, Secretary Gretchin VanAlstyne shows off her favorite soft drink at a stu- dent council meeting. Academics 4 wl's Head has busy year our exceptional qualities, leadership, scholarship, character, and service, com- prise the outstanding char- acteristics of each member of the Owl's Head chapter of the National Honor Society. Every member must have these qualities, maintain an average of 90 or above and be willing to part- icipate in society activities. Mrs. Melsbakas was the advisor. The following individuals served as the chapter's officers: 11John MacDonald IV President 11Sarah Stock Vice Prelident 11Carla Morman Secretary l1Susan Funk Treasurer The year's activities were mainly in- tended to help other students. On the first day of school Honor Society mem- bers assisted incoming Freshmen with decoding their schedules and with loca- ting their classes. This program was set up by Ms. Cohn and Mrs. Mel- 1. ' 4 Members of the 1988 National Honor Society sbakas. As well, qualified members used their free time to tutor students in need of extra help with their course work and served as guides at the Open Houses held during the fall term. They also held a toy drive for unfortunate children. The toys were donated to the Human Concerns Center to make Christmas happier for unfortunate children. They raised money to sponsor sEN1oRs Divya Agrawal Renee Brown Christopher Byrne Nick Canale Dan Clark Lisa Conzone Maureen Coughlin JUNIORS Keri Anderson Julie Barber Victoria Cafalone Elizabeth Cienava Cynthia Cook Anna Crombach Angela Earnhart SOPHOMORES Julie Aluzzo Thomas Carr Ann Marie Case Tricia Chan Timothy Crisafulli Brian Dempsey Brian Dempsey Darren Crovitz Krista Fry Denell Downum Teresa DeMent John Hastings Tammy Frawely John DeS-antis George Joyce Robert Goodroe 7 Sue Funk Nirmit Goel Megan Hastings Lisa Herrald Keith Hinrichs Margaret Kranz Andres Lebaudy John MacDonald Jason Mantaro Michelle Kieper Kristen Loe Justin Norfleet Mary Beth McAllister Michael Nelson Karen Ruch Jennifer Powers Ellen Regilski Jennifer Roy i John Gosek Carey Izzet Rebecca Landry Stephanie Lewis Stephanie Lewis David Longely Jim Manning Darren Narayan Andrew Savona the child from Ethiopia that the chap ter has supported for a few years. Some of the other activities were more fun for the group. The annual Slave Day was held in the spring. Tea- chers and students bid on members with the highest bidder winning the member as his slave for the day. The group visited the University of Roches- ter and the Rochester Institute 01 Technology to help members with their decisions about choosing a college. On December 2, 1987, 35 sophomores, juniors and seniors were inducted into society membership. A reception in the green room followed the ceremony Through its accomplishments, the National Honor Society showed that it is committed to a positive level of excel- lence and is willing to put forth an ef- fort to grow in order to better itself and the communitylby Lisa Herrald Steve Martus Amy Saltalamachia Caryann Sculley Randal McFarland Rashmi Seth Kathleen Thorpe , 9 Samantha Mele Barbara Taylor Kathleen Van Emmerik 5 Alison Molinari Kristin Wlazlo Heath Vidnkler ' Q Carla Morman Dwayne Narayan Kimberly Oyer Joe Prisco Kathy Pullen Teresa Readling Thomas Roman Ross Rupert Kevin Sanbonmatsu Reem Sbaih Rahul Seth Mary Lynn Spataro Kirsten Stewart Sarah Stock Ginny Taylor Ann Michelle Tripp Mary Jo Wlazlo 46' 0 Know no limits Maureen Coughlin and Janelle Downum afteri the Honor Society induction ceremony. N Buc Bulletin excellence unlimited during year Journalism: The style of writing characteristic of material in newspapers and magazines, consisting of the direct presentation of facts or occurences with little attempt at analysis or interpretation. - The American Heritage Dictionary ur school newspaper The Buccaneer Bulletin, can proudly boast that every article that is published embraces the very essence of the word "j our- nalismf' The newspaper was eagerly anticipated every month, as advisers Mr. Jan Noyes and Mr. Michael McCrobie marshalled their staff to meet deadlines which they established themselves. In this way, publication al- ways occurred when expected.. The staff and advisers were especially proud of the single award received at the annual Empire State School Press Association awards dinner in the category of best service to the school. On average, 40 budding journalists devoted themselves each semester to making the year's newspapers some of the best ever. The majority of students worked hard to write the excellent stories we all enjoyed. The students along with Mr. Noyes and Mr. McCrobie brought truth and integrity to all of the articles, serious, interesting or humorous, for the enjoyment of everyone. The variety of articles written by thejournalism students was the most outstanding aspect that set The Buccaneer Bulletin apart from previous years. After glancing through the paper, the reader was presented an array of wonderful material. News, Features, Clublicity, Sports, Editorials and the ever popular Columns left everyone on the edge of his seat in eager anticipation of the next issue. The staff and advisors of The Buccaneer Bulletin have proven that they want to make our school newspaper the best that is possible. The people devoted to its publication al- ways used their best judgement and applied their skills to produce a quality newspaper that is worth keeping apart from other high school paraphernaliajby Tony Leotta ll ,U 1: E 7 3 S D I J Z Z 0 C7 5 Q CD C - R -rs.. sg: ,. f ,ex me fa .S ,i,:,,:,. .. 1. J, . x .x-x e. -rx 'X ikllglsmx ,t S , .X 4 John DeSantis has responsibilities on his The people behind The Buccaneer Bulletin. Jennifer Powers enjoys reading The Buccanear Bulletin e th o d s f tin g irmit Goel and his magic calculator gain fame scen , e too or plore their set no OHS students trying to do pushed themselves and achieved great success. The level of academic competi- tion at OHS roseand gave far homework' greater academigggsurccess. ? Looking new along with friends with all the in abundance, but a new gadget i the scene. The question, then: "What did academicscome to?" The answer: Calculators!! A new wave of high tech calculators emerged in full glory last year. Although these workers of mathemati- cal Wonders really appeared and be- came popular two years ago, they be- came common last year. The utility these calculators offer was incredible. The man behind the outbreak of cal- culator mania was Nirmit Goel. Nirmit's calculator first appeared dur- ing the 1986-87 school year and Nirmit considered it to be one of his most prized possessions. Nirmit felt that these machines help to conserve pre- cious study time by allowing a user to access easily vast quantities of inform- ation at the touch of a button. Nirmit was forced to live the life of a hounded man because everyone wan- ted to play with THE CALCULATOR. Nirmit Goel proudly displays the one, the only, THE CALCULATOR! - Nirmit's senior year was spent filling out college applications and trying to stop people from bending the back of the calculator in two. This hideous act supposedly hurt the wires. The benefits of these calculators far outweighed any disadvantage from not memorizing mathematical form- ulae since most of the work calculators perform is busy work. Instead of losing time figuring out cosines of angles or logs, a good calculator can easily and speedily compute whatever informa- tion is needed. Any good math student should already understand the con- cepts involved in any mathematical problem. Sam Mele said that she would die without a calculator." Many teachers of advanced Math at OHS encouraged the use of calculators at least part time, and some Math teachers required calcu- lators for use in class and homework. In addition to carrying out basic mathematical functions, calculators were programmable with a certain amount of memory built in, and the op- erator could input anything that would fit. If the calculator lacked a key for a Bob Gilmore and Kevin Sanbonmatsu calculate. function, the operator could use the programmable space to input anything needed. Academics know no limits!! If there are any limits, the students at OHS are sure going to find a way to overcome them. Oswego students are forever going to figure out how to get their work done. OHS was the best and the people who made up this school were proven winnersjby Tony Leotta Exams strike t's what you've waited for, it's been the focus of your attention for a whole week. Pulse quicken- ing, breath running short, you almost die in anxious anticipation. It's time to take a test. Whenever you take a test, there's an atmosphere of doom and gloom orig- inating from the fact that tests show failure, rather than achievement. Sup- posedly, a test either proves or dis- proves how much you know. This is true, but only to an extent. The problem with tests is the amount of time a student must put into prepar- ation. At OHS, if not in society, people are encouraged and expected tojoin as many activities as they possibly can. "Balance your time," is the popular A8 4 Know no Ijmits fear in the heart of the brave phrase." Sometimes time just won't stand still long enough. Play a sport, work on The Paradox, practice your instrument, take advan- ced courses, join a few clubs, and get your homework done. Just try to do your work at a level which will give yor an A average. Academics will not mesh completely with all other time con- sumers, so its no wonder some people don't have time to prove what they can do. Tests may indicate the educational level a person is at, but outside factors limit the accuracy of grades. Those students who have achieved 98 aver- ages deserve recognition for they are truly outstanding students. However, it should be remembered that some of the smartest people have lower aver- ages, mainly because they sought other means of reaching successjby Tony Leotta Mary Lynn Spataro finds time to do homework. Personal reflection: it is worthwhile, after all en all is said and done, the students of OHS are as com- petitive and of as high a cal- iber as those of any other igh school. Competition is intense, hich shows the serious attitude many lhave about receiving a quality educa- tion. Parents, admission to a good col- lege, or getting a good job after gradu- ation influence the work students do, but the personal satisfaction of receiv- ing good grades is what pleases students most. There is no substitute for the determination, drive and motiv- ation a person can build up. Healthy competition never hurt anyone. In fact, competition encour- ages everyone to try harder to come out number one. The more effort put into work, the more benefits reaped: admission to college, greater freedom from parents, and the right to brag about what has been accomplished. In high school, anyone can play .... ,Hard work led Nick Canale and Megan Hastings 'to success. si ,,,, ., Wg' 597-!??9Ff?S.,. Oswego High School's 1988 valedictorian, Kevin 'fYosh" Sanbonmatsu. games. You can take it easy, easily copy homework, cheat on tests and miss turning in homework assign- ments. You can do all this and still pass. Granted you wonlt be ranked very highly, but you can still say that you "beat the system". The only thing is that you'll be beating yourself more than anyone else. Yes, it's clever to blow off the system, but it isn't cool. In the end, regret will be your focus. Act smugly now, but one day all the mem- ories of the lost opportunity you chose H . k,,,:,:fM- -fm: ' wffasigii ""w,, I 2 Q -0 ,,,. , . , . ,., ' sf ,fP , '5?i?45f.p, Zi' , ., A-WM : Q Sam Mele is ethusiastic about a SUPA English paper. 2 j A F 4 Kathy Pullen is totally prepared for an academic 1 n if Under strain, Renee Brown still pays attention in class. to give up will come back to stare you down. The four years you are in high school are your last years of having a free education. Afterwards, if you continue your education at a university or at a technical school, you'll have to pay. High school is truly something a per- son can only go through once in a life time. This is why everyone should try to set forth his goals and ambitions and stick to them. There are so many activities at Os- wego High School that students can be- come absorbed in which makes it easy to lose sight of why you are in school. Anyone who is willing to work for four years will find that he will be much better off than if he only socializes. It's up to you to get the most out of high SCl'100l.Qby Tony Leotta Academ ics 4 1,9 From here to there: a novice's guide to college etting from September of the senior year in high school to September of the freshman year in college is an experi- ence akin to running a maze. What fol- lows is some insight to aid the under- class students of OHS in finding a col- lege. Many students are going to have to live through what we, as seniors, have already survived. As it happened to us, students who are about to delve into the mire of hurdles that colleges have erected will find that this task is no easy matter with which to deal. The SAT, ACT, College Board Achie- First, I started gathering informa- tion to find out about colleges by sen- ding those School Guide postcard cards you can get in the Guidance Ofice to every school in which I had even the most remote interest. Truly ambitious students may start the process of fin- ding a college that will fulfill their in- terests as early as their sophomore year of high school. Of course, starting as juniors was the time when many of my acquaintances started to look for colleges. I started in the beginning of December of my junior year and com- pleted the process well into my senior I if If fi - . 2 its I 'S , 3 can f ...M I f w. ll 1 ' K S i 9, f! A ' ' 1: i ,1- if Q ,. i n I ' -lii"i ,if IE' 'E if Pitt interacts with the City of Pittsburgh. vement Tests, financial aid app- lications, recommendations and the college applications themselves are cause for a potential fit of hysteria when one considers them. However, the first thing to remember is stay calm! Relax and take everything one step at a time. If you balance your time so that you do well on the tests, your parents will let you live to tell about it: When completing forms, tests and app- lications I felt distraught, enraged, lethargic, wretched, dejected, tormen- ted and apprehensive. However, when I look at the ludicrous nature of the situation, I feel exhiliarated, fervent, joyful and hallucinatory because I am happy to be going to college and realize that all the barriers are just tests. year. College bound students should realize that the best time to start to look for a college is in theirjunior year. After the schools received my sixty- plus post cards, I received a huge quan- tity of catalogs and applications from various schools of varying quality, from Princeton to Johns Hopkins to SUNY-New Paltz. Each post card only required a 14a stamp and the time to fill it out. If a student puts forth an ef- fort, the amount of material upon which to base a decision is amazing, not to mention free. After sorting out all the schools which lacked something, it became evi- dent to me that I had a stack of ten schools I wanted to go to. Then, after seeing the schools and examining app- lication requirements, I narrowed my choices down to a final four, ever though I still had backups. My final four were Penn State, Pitt Syracuse and Clarkson. The narrowing down of these choices was far from an easy accomplishment. Many colleges looked good and fulfilled all the stand- ards I set, but when I actually visited and talked to the people at these places, I only then learned what many of these colleges were actually like. The University of Rochester was appealing to me from its catalogue, but I found it lacking when seen first.hand. However, many of my friends found U of R to be satisfactory. Second, there is basic information that you should find out before you consider any college. The most impor- tant factor is whether the college oi your choice has the major you want to pursue. This includes the full range of disciplines. For example, even though a school may have an engineering pro- gram, the program usually will not cover the full range of majors because of the various disciplines within en- gineering. The University of Rochester had a limited engineering program for my needs. At a cost of5B17,000 per academic year, I had to say, "No way." This was the most expensive tuition outside of Ivy League that I came across. West Virginia University has the widest en- gineering offerings while only costing 36,500 per year. The best offering I found was Pitt which came in with ex- cellent facilities, programs and tea- chers for 511,000 each year. Moreover concerning basic informa- tion, the environment of the college is exceptionally important. Pen- nsylvania State University's main campus at University Park has something some campuses do not have, grass and a tree here and there. The University of Pittsburgh is the com- plete opposite of Penn State. Pitt is URBAN. The quality of facilities, teachers and other students are all important fac- tors. Likewise, access to home is something to be considered heavily and to be taken seriously. You never know when you'll need help from your family or someone you know. Third, it's very important to apply early in your senior year, something I 50 4 Know no limits wish I had done and know that my friends have anguished over. Many un- iversities accepted applications for the fall term after September 15 of our senior year. Instead of doing the smart thing, my friends and I let three months slip by and in general, waited a month before an application was due. It really limits your opportunities when you delay without good reason. Programs fill up. People across the country are taking your spot. Penn State made its first admission cut Nov- ember 30, but the chance to get accep- ted was much better in September when the programs were empty be- cause there was less competition. Pitt's and Clarkson's deadlines were Jan- uary 15 and Syracuse's was February 1. This is an important date to check when considering a college. If you are a borderline candidate for admission at any college, you have time to employ your backups if you get rejected. West Virginia replies within three weeks of receiving an applica- tion. This means that if you took all your tests in yourjunior year and app- lied first thing when you entered school as a senior, you would know if you had a place to go to by the beginn- ing of October. What a relief! The only thing that stopped me was the essay. If you've never heard about the essay, do not get worried. When I saw Pitt's question that asked, "In part one, discuss an event which had a major impact on your life and why. In part two, discuss an activity or interest you enjoy, outside of academics, which might give the Admissions Committee a clearer picture of you, personally," I said, "Oh my!" I put off writing the essay forever because I made myself believe that I had more pressing mat- ters to deal with. My essay turned out to be only 700 words, but I was unable to break myself away from socializing with Jennifer Powers to write it for months. Many institutions do not even re- quire an essay. Therefore, there is no reason for delaying the submission of an application. However, at the other extreme, some of the Ivy League schools require a couple of essays. I was able to submit my Syracuse essay as my Clarkson essay after filling in the appropriate blank with the app- ropriate school name. This was be- cause Clarkson's essay was optional and left you free to write on just about anything you wanted to tell about. Penn State didn't even require an 2 ,A essay at all so I didn't send one because you should send only what the admis- sions people ,ask for. Some schools, such as Villanova, the University of Rochester and Cornell have part one and part two app- lications - a bummer. You have to submit part one with general informa- tion and the application fee before you even get to see the questions on part two. This is a means of finding out who is really interested in attending their schools. Both Susan Funk and I had part ones for Villanova, but we were wary about turning them in and I never did. Finally, the last little items are something that can cause you to go over the edge and scream in a des- perate voice that what you want is to become a construction worker. Score Pitt's Cathedral of Learning reports are really annoying because when you take the exams, you send your scores to four colleges, but then you change your mind. You then have to fill out additional score report cards with a 35.00 fee per report at least one month before you want a college to re- ceive your scores. I nearly missed the Nov. 30 first cut at Penn State, but Carla Morman poin- ted out the due date to me and consequ- ently saved my life. I then had to call the College Board in New Jersey Cwhich cost '79cJ and had my scores rushed at a cost of 320.00. Fortunately, as I write this, I still haven't been billed and I am laughing with glee. The next little item is a teacher re- commendation. I didn't have any app- The Penn State Nittany Lion. lications that required a teacher re- commendation, just Mr. Patridge's, so I was lucky. However, I had to laugh when I saw my friends scurrying about the building trying to find teachers to whom they have not talked since they were freshmen. Students become des- perate because they try to find a tea- cher who can both write and who knows them. After observing my friends, I can honestly say that finding a teacher who is nice enough to write a good recommendation is hard. Never- theless, if you provide some pertinent biographical information, then there should be no problems. There are students who are in fear of asking a teacher for anything, but they just have to force themselves. The last little items are typing the applications and the application fees. Many aplications say "Print or type," but typed applications look so much better to bleary eyed admissions offi- cers who have just looked at 57 app- lications before getting to yours. Any advantage you can get betters your ch- ance for admission, especially an app- lication with an essay where a typed paper is easier to read and looks snazy. Application fees that I ran into ran- ged from 345.00 at the University of Rochester and Cornell University to 310.00 at West Virginia. These fees are nonrefundable which means that the colleges get to keep the money you send them. Most people will not want to waste so much money by applying to lots of schools, so you should pick the schools that you want to try to get into wisely. I paid 325.00 or 330.00 on aver- age. You should apply to a few schools to be safe in case you get rejected, but be wise and do not waste your money by applying to the University of Day- tona or Embry-Riddle Aeronautical School. In conclusion, the only other thing I can offer you is my best wishes for good luck. But remember, good things will come to those who do notjust wait, but try insteadjby Tony Leotta. Academics 4 51 QW X53 ,nw b 'W ,,-:, ,.-,J '1 1,1-:M ww fffzilifii J? 11555- Tammy Carr can t even study 52 4 Know no lzmm, din wil ile searching within myself for ideas to be used in my section, a thought struck me. Why don't I gather some pictures from around the yearbook office and make a spread out of them? This seemed like a stupen- dous idea, albeit not very ori- ginal, but do you realize how aggrevating it is trying to arrange all these pictures? All I can say is that I hon- estly tried to find good pic- tures. I was critized by alot of people about the picture of Jennifer Powers to the left of me Ca rather strange pose.J. Hence, I eagerly grasped a fantastic opportunity to use it. These pictures really do have some academic value though, so please don't come up to me and tell me I wrote queer and unrelated cap- tions. fEditor's Note: Under great stress, the preceding piece was left essentially as written. Even an editor's powers are lirnitedljbby Tony Leotta prefers scratching his ear to paying attention Your locker is you? locker is a sign of an indi- vidual's personality. Flam- boyant, colorful or plain, each locker is a fingerprint. Although some students feel that their lockers are merely a place to hold books and hang up a coat, many students created a home away from home. And Why not? Over four years it's nice to have a cozy corner in a building that houses over 1700 people during any given week day. The key to having a good locker is in its decoration. This is why, it's impor- tant to lay down some ground rules for locker decore: It's very important to select pic- tures for one's locker which have class. Everything in one's locker should set you apart from the masses and above all else, should be decent. Style counts for everything. How you arrange and break up the mono- tony of drab OHS lockers through varying colors Cespecially bright colorsl, could make or break a locker. Even the best pictures look bad if arranged poorly. Pizzazz is the name of the game. Come out and say to the world, "Look babe, I'm good!" Feel free to show who you are. Pictures, charts, diagrams and even writing pads have to be above standard quality. No sub-standard facsimiles allowed. Cut lots of stuff out of magazines. For example, if you're a sports minded person, in- vest in Sports Illustrated and Ski magazines where you can get those top quality, action-packed photos. Keep your locker clean. Smelly gym sneakers, piles of loose papers, broken pencils and two week old Twinkies can not only ruin the image of a locker, but also promote cock- roach fecundity. The installation of shelves, wall to Megan Hastings surveys her, Darren Crovitz's and Jennifer Donoghue's lockers. 54 4 Know no Limits wall carpeting and electric fixtures is encouraged. All lockers should be equipped with a mirror. Mirrors are used not only to see if your hair is in place, but are safety features against people sneaking up on you. Lockers should be stocked with impressive looking books. This could present a problem for some people, but huge books with sophisticated titles give a locker an educated air,- and make you look smart. That's the Way lockers go in this school. Either they're in or they're out. Will you meet the challenge and be- come a locker decorator? Will you show the world who you are? Although the number of people who decorated their lockers declined dramatically last year, maybe everyone will rise up and plaster their lockers next yearlby Tony Leotta l T Tony Leotta' tor's note: If 1 I s locker is a wonderfu I do say so myself.D lw slim! orld. CE 1 i .H di- Tiffany Cloonan has one of your more flamboyant lockers. Slaves for a day a day. Students were allowd to place he concept of a Slave Day their bids during lunch mods, but the came from a fund raising event out of OHS's past. With the current growth and ac- tivity the National Honor Society is en- joying, Slave Day was reborn and the second annual slave day was held in the winter. National Honor Society members were put on the auctioning block with the highest bidder winning a slave for Jennifer Powers collects her master's books. sheet of cardboard with slave bids "mysteriously" disappeared. This for- ced the Honor Society to conduct an- other three day bidding session, delay- ing slave day. Originally scheduled for February 12, the loss of the bidding sheet delayed Slave Day to February 19 and then the occurrence of two in- terfering snow days further delayed George Joyce had a rough day with Olivia McCul- lough as his master. Slave Day until February 29. Although all of this interference caused the Slave Day experience to become drawn out, the day was worth the wait for students and teachers alike. When the day finally arrived, slaves met their masters starting at the end of first period. Slave owners could make slaves carry their books, coat, en- tire locker contents orjust a pen if they were decent masters. Slaves were re- sponsible for getting their master's lunch and providing any other odd- and-ends services during the day. George Joyce should receive the award for surviving the worst ordeal. Securely under leash, literally, George was forced to carry around Olivia McCullough's entire locker. All the en- durance George has was needed to sur- vive a grueling Slave Day. The matter of Slave Day was brought to a very satisfactory termina- tion for everyone involved. The mas- ters and slaves had fun while the Honor Society had a profitable fun- dI'alS9I'.fby Tony Leotta cal Olympiad, held on April 26, 1988. Points were awarded in the following manner: five points were awarded for each correct answer, zero points for each incorrect answer and two points for each answer left unanswered. Thus, a score of sixty could be earned by just leaving all the answers blank, but there would be no way to advance to further competition. Each student had his own strategy for Winning the competition. By an- swering only six or seven of the thirty questions correctly, a student hoped to easily get a high score. The strategy at the other extreme was to answer as many questions as possible and hope for the best. However Oswego High School's math students managed, Students taking the AHMSE contest in the cafeteria. M ath challenge s scholars he American High School Mathematics Examination CAHSMED was held March 1 at Oswego High School. The purpose of the AHSME is to discover math students who possess excep- tional mathematical skills. Students who were able to score 100 or more points were invited to take the American Invitational Mathematical Contest CAIMEJ, a three hour, 15 ques- tion, short answer test. The highest scorers of the AHSMEXAIME will be invited to enter the USA Mathemati- many of them scored highly in the AHSME COI1t8St.Qby Tony Leotta 'rr ,' .... .'7 w"' "-l"r. 1' ' gr Thegqtopten scores onthe American If High School Mathematics Examina- tions were earned by the following: A f vlpyr ,l1. 1 f .n.. .i,v i .Aridres Lebaudy -,100 1 . ifqt j .fir f Rosenberg- 96 1 A S ir.f Sarah Stocks- 95 , i A lii if fJainierMcAdam - 94 yr QgKa1tryn,Dennie -.92 q . , ,V fifr 1- ,qs g ,Roinanf-i91f A P it fqiriiy .Mik:e'DussereV-190. - 1 ' rsfr Johnrnesanuirsfss 1 A ,Pat Galvin - 87 1 1 Bryan lamb - 87 Academics Q 55 World: Unite! . ig ylQfiienterpriSiQii fyouifilgr . 15 llp capittaiiiists,islpuidylffchegf - ,O S, 5 1 ei io 2 4 wtgoaiiw D3 faiiwee l 'V ' c " p ,, p if Nw Em OWTS o + .i 5. - io' oooo ' P' ' 'fl C ,, ff-N -Q.: G t : i o Q Alf? it 'ag toio '- f sf' Q9 . 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Back: Lyman Reed, Mike Vivlemore, Chris Nelson, Tonya Endres and Eric Vic- tory. Math whizzes compete for top honors n elite group of Math students sought to chal- lenge their math- ematical knowledge during the year. As members of the Math Club, these students were under the guidance of Mrs. Torok. Members inclu- 4 ' f Mrs. Torok prepares for a Math Club contest by handing out scrap paper. ded any interested students who were willing to stay after school for the half hour. Mrs. Torok not only or- ganized the Math Club, but gave of her personal time to correct all papers from each monthly contest. All of the P' Math Club tests were dev- eloped by the New York Mathematics League. At the beginning of every month, interested students could take a six question, thirty minute test. Each correct answer was worth one point, with the person obtaining the most points becoming the school cham- pion and having his scores entered in interscholastic competition. An intense competition developed last year be- tween the 1987 champion, Darren Narayan, Kevin Sanbonmatsu, Patty Nohara and Tony Leotta. Through all of the aggrava- tion and nail-biting, the challenge of solving these deviously contrived ques- tions resulted in a great deal of fun,joking and an all around good time.Qby Tony Leotta I'-W. . f gs? V . si I Q 4 x . ,.,-jill? 'bf i , p K , .qffii f'f . .... K ' - . . - . is . we 'Ng Q.-.-.M r,.,,.r...... R . Karryn Dennie waits for Math Club to get started. Young scientists follow new paths with computers uture scientists sought new oppor- tunities to explore the world around them through membership in the Science Club. The group continued its efforts to discover and learn about the wonders of the natural and physical world. Once again, physics teacher Mr. Altman advised the Science Club. Mr. Altman sees his role as the Science Club advisor in this light: "As we flap through the wonders of science, I keep these people under my wing. We continue to pro- vide unique opportunities for the students of OHS in exploring science related activities." Members of the Science Club, which includes the Computer Club, included Nick Canale, Darren .043 Mr. Altman, Nick Canale, Jim Dumas, Kevin Sanbonmatsu, Mike Dussere, Eric Rosenberg and Darren Crovitz pause during experimenta- tion. Crovitz, Tom Dumas, Kevin Sanbonmatsu, Eric Rose- nberg, Mike Dussere, Amy Adkins, Keith Hinrichs, Ross Rupert Kim Shenefiel and Ginny Taylor. Many of the science rela- ted projects have proven to be fulfilling experiences for the students who were ambitious and creative en- ough to belong to the Sci- ence Club. Members per- formed experiments and other activities, including putting together the laser light show at the MORP, participation in the Science Olympiad and the making of holograms. Within the past year, the production of holograms has increased dramatically at OHS. Mr. Altman's effort to organize and develop this program is a credit to his de- termination towards mak- ing the Science Club one of Oswego's most noted extra- curricular activities. Oswego High Sch'ool's Computer Club certainly en- joyed the number of com- puters that became available for student use at OHS in re- cent years. With this in- creased availability, mem- bers were able to make better use of their free time to ex- plore the wonders of comput- ing. Computer programing and computer literacy were chief goals of the Computer Club. Mclntoshfe computers allowed for the creation of unique printouts and des- igns. From graphs to posters, the laser printer of the Mclntoshfg system gave students the chance to pro- duce quality work. In all, students involved in the combined efforts of the Science and Computer clubs gained an ever widening app- reciation of the world in which they lived.bby Tony Leotta and Darren Crovitz. Academics 4 57 raucous Oktober- fest set the tone for German Club activities. Brat- wurst, German breads, cider and German red cabbage were some of the foods served. SUCO students majoring in German were special guests and a ques- tionfanswer session with for- eign exchange students at OHS was held. Also in October, a German- American Day was held with then-Mayor Cahill being Treasurer were Vikki Hut chinson Karen Blumer Carolyn Zeller, and Tressa Abujaber, respectively. Discfipuli! Sprechen Sie r F . . it Members included: Chris Nordby, John Coughlin, Kim Oyer, Beth Synder, Melissa Schrader, Ryan Doubet, Eillen Neal, Radiel Farusworth, Philip Koenig, Stephanie Scandura, An- gela Earnhart, Velly Coad, Franklin F. Pierce III, Matt Gellhof, Michelle Brooks, Dwayne Narayan and Lisa DalZlell.,by T. Leotta honored with an authentic Lebkuchenherz, a large gin- gerbread cookie. November saw German Club members selling advent calendars at the Christmas Expo held at the Armory. Chestnuts were sold down- town on November 29 in front of Vona's as a fun- draiser. On March 5 members went to Baldwinsville High for a Cultural Day. Vikki Hutchin- son sang a beautiful rendi- tion of a traditional German song. An Interclub meeting, where skits and songs were performed, ended the year. Elected as President, Vice President, Secretary and Vikki Hutchinson's smile shines as she's dressed in German costume. e francais est la langue du mondelw - or at least so members of the French Club be- 44 lieved, enjoying an active year, participat- ing in interesting activities. In November, French students traveled to Cazenovia to witness a company of twelve French performers present ffLes Vignettes De Parisv. French culture was represented by French songs such as ffAlouette,v ffDominique,v and ffLa Vie En Rosen Also, a wide array of dances, beginning with court dances from the time of ffle roi du soleilyx Louis XIV, complemented the music. In April the French Club left for Quebec, Canada. Sight seeing was the main purpose of this trip so that students could sample a French dominated culture. Museums 'Were popular stops as well as the general province itself. The annual Soiree frangaise gave all French classes the chance to put together songs, dances and skits. Influenced by its proximity to Christmas, the December 10 event took on the air of Christmas. Advised by of Mme. Stern, officers were Patty Nohara CPresidentD, Jennifer Boronkay CVice Presidentj, Kate Pidgeon CSecretaryJ, and Kari Bowman CTreasurerD, mem- bers included Sarah Stock, Teresa Readling, Keri Anderson, Carla Morman, Olivia McCullough and Julie Barberjby Tony 60 CL 58 4 Know no Limits xlv dn rw VJOO Q AN U I1 Q If ,, A, f-.. ,..,..s.......,,. ...... . . ,.... .. .,,, ,, .. . 'H x' 1988 members of the German Club. Frau Burkhardt prepares German food for Quent Cole at the Oktoberfest 1988 members of the French Club. le francais en Espana? Y Z ',,'i - 1-f2 4- 1 I 1 . I l . 1988 members of the Latin Club. QQ xxx. 1. something to the Cena Romana. 1988 members of the Spanish Club. he Spanish Club, led by Senorita Piasecki, Senora Figueroa and officers Divya Agrawal CPresidentJ, Rashmi Seth CVice Presidentj, Mary Lynn Spataro KSecretaryD, and Sara Hastings CTreasurerD was very successful in its activities. Participation this year was more than tripled from last year. February 16th was the annual "Carncwal". Traditional enit! Vidit! Vincit! Classical Rome once again lived as members ofthe Latin Club, advised by Dr. Woodall, started their ac- tivities in early October with a trip to Corning Glass to see "The Glass of the Caesars" display. This field trip proved to be fun, while prov- iding an unique learning ex- perience that related dir- ectly to Roman culture. In January the Latin club's annual Cena Romana was held. A traditional meal of ham and chicken was served. Latin students from OMS and OHS performed skits prepared with the help of Dr. Woodall. One skit was a news broadcast about the well-known eruption of Mount Vesuvius on Sep- tember 24 in A.D. 79, bur- ning three cities: Pompeii, Stabiae and Herculaneum. Interesting acting led to lots of laughs. It was a great ex- perience for Latin Club members to go back in time and learn about ancient Romans. A bake sale was held in February to help pay for the banquet. songs, including "LaBamba" The National Latin Exam was held in March. Oswego students entered into nat- ionwide competition. Those students who earned high scores received awards re- cognizing their Latin excel- lence. Members were: Consuls: Shawn Kelly, Nicholas Reitz, Quaestor: Missy Dewey, Scriba: Renee Brown, Aediles: Amy Adkins, Angela Bellardini, Bethany Brown, Brett Mil- ler, Steven Butera, Jesse O'Day, Sue Brazer, Heather Doody, Amanda Schilling, Stephanie Morin, Kathy Shoemaker, Walter Bozek, Brian Canale, Jennifer Borrow, Matthew Carpen- ter, William Eldridge, Aimee Angeleri, Corey Christman, Regina Hoenow, Koren Johnson, Mary Klinger, Kristen Koliada, Jeffrey Lints, Erich Mormon, David Natoli, Leonard Owens, David Reyner, Robert Sar- kissian, Stacy Carusone, Michael Crego, Brian Dona, Susan Donaldson, William Sincavage, Millicent Welsh, Shafeegh Habeeb.Qby Lisa Herrald "Maricarmen" and "Clavel- itos," and dances, including the Mexican Hat Dance, "P1ena" and "Cha Cha Cha," were performed. A wide variety of traditional, delicious food from Spanish speaking count- ries, such as, flan, guacamole, enchiladas, bunuelos and tacos, was served. At Christmas, all ofthe members made pinatas to raffle In the Spring, the Spanish Club traveled to Dos Amigos Re- staurant for a spicy Mexican meal. The Spanish Club also had an Immersion Weekend. All members joined for an entire weekend and no English was spoken. This was a very good experience, albeit a frustrat- ing one, for all members to learn the Spanish language. The members of the 1988 Spanish Club were Beth Cienava, John MacDonald, Julie Funk, Pam Favata, Alison Molinari, Chrissy Lindsay, Tiffany Cloonan, Jennifer Jung, Laura Lindenberg, Dan Lapus, John Hastings, Shelley Marino, Meredith Shanley, Jennifer Joyce, Gretchen Van Alstyne, Jennifer Nelson, Sara Hastings, Marnie Hunter, Jennifer Majlaton, Rebecca Landry, Julie Schnauber, Dawn Kurilovitch, Michelle Kieper, Julie Carpenter, Rashmi Seth, George Joyce, Mary Lynn Spataro, Divya Agrawal, Caryann Sculley, Barbie Taylor, Lizette Alvarado, Sandy Romanowski, Doris Santaro, Ellen Regi- lski, Julie Byrne, Meliss Knosp, Susan Funk, John Chesare, Rory Cloonan, Arturo Rubi, Lisa Herrald and Angela Her- I'2ld..by Lisa Herrald Academics Q 5.9 fi ..: , ' fu ' .. .N A ., 1, 3 J ,, +4 f W-A we-mfwmrw - frewfwmmmmmz-mf ,.,, ff if em, '--, W, 'f e -mf +A 9 E O Z C an Q M U cu Q O Q ,- 'C 3 an 4 A. Steinbrecker returns a volley. 1 J. Wallace reaps the rewards IH. Jadusl ofa hard fought SGGSOYL. k MW 60 Q Out of Bounds Wynne E 4 J. Robinson puts everything into shedding this tackler. C A. Lebaudy applies impenetrable defense on his opponent. Q Coach Bevacquu looks ajler a fallen J. Hastings Sports Sports is one of OHS's most essential activities. For many, it is a way of stretching physical limitations to grea- ter levels. Students participate in sports for a variety of reasons, and at Oswego, the options are numerous. Students can strengthen their coor- dination and eye-hand skills through such sports as golf, bowling, baseball, softball, and diving. Here, they work on form and practice their precision in reaching their maximum potential. Cardio-vascular improvement is im- portant in many school sports. Such sports as track, cross-country, and swimming, call for physical conditon- ing beyond most. It is imperative for these competitors to consistently reach new goals of strength and stamina. Still more sports in the school com- bine both of these qualities. Football, soccer, basketball, hockey, wrestling, 0441 of gvledwlfif and lacrosse force the athlete not only to execute to precision, but to do so while running up and down their re- spected milieus. This requires the ath- lete to push himself to correctly com- plete his task while overcoming physi- cal limitations. All other sports work on a variety of skills and qualities that athletes must define and redefine for their improve- ment. No sport is one dimensional, and all require a great deal of dedication for expected rewards. Many Bucs work dilligently to earn these rewards and receive the price that goes with them The yearbook staff would like to wel- come the Varsity Boys Volleyball team to Oswego's family of sports, and con- gratulate all the athletes who pushed themselves beyond their boundaries to acheive success,you are to be com- mended. Athletics 4 61 Training leads to success ff-season training is integral to the success of any team or individual performer. Any athlete knows that he can't turn himself of for only three or four months out of the year and deliver top notch per- formances. Oswego High School students continually find many ways to push the limits of their capabilities through practice and prep- aration. Over the summer, the weight room facility was populated by participants of all different sports. While members of the hockey and football teams faced attend- ance checks by their coaches, representatives from the soccer, swimming, wrestling, basketball, and lacrosse teams also fre- quented the room. as well as others. All-league lacrosse and hockey star Jason Mantaro summarized the impor- tance of the weight room use: "If you are stronger than your opponent you've got the edge." The many ways that the weight room can prepare for so many dif- ferent sports makes it ap- pealing to all athletes for different reasons. Anyone who ever experi- enced the agony of double 62 4 Beyond all limits sessions in the mid-August heat, knows that some car- diovascular preparation is needed before they start, to cushion the shock of having your body stretched to its limits. These practices can be summed up as doing for you in ten days what should have been done by you in the other 355 put together. Many students took to the streets, the track, and the pool, to increase their cardi- ovascular strength and stamina by running, biking, and swimming. Swimmer Kim Shenefiel stayed in practice all summer as a lifeguard. "I would swim everyday and bike to the pool, to keep in shape." Soc- cer player Megan Hastings ran during the summer. She credited her running with allowing her to "concen- trate on more things during the season than getting in shape." Because of his weight training, calisthenics, and running, senior Dave El- lingwood, football safety and team captain, emerged from double sessions as one of the football team's best athletes. He credited his off- season work for this, saying it gave him "improved strength...and more confi- dence." Many athletes had the op- portunity to participate in their sport for as much as twelve months. Basketball and tennis courts were open from March to November. After that, basketball players began their season and tennis players sought indoor facilities at Laker Hall, or hibernated for the next few months. Die hard golfers had only a few months when they could not play, but when the snow melted, they were on the links. Wrestlers competed in tournaments all year, with the funds provided by the Wrestling Club. Baseball and softball leagues were active in the summer. Soc- cer and lacrosse players were able to prepare all year for their sports. Soccer players competed in sum- mer soccer programs. La- crosse players were often seen tossing the ball back and forth or competing in box lacrosse leagues over the summer. The dedicated athlete knew what he had to do to push his physical bound- aries. A quick check around the school and city at any point in the year revealed a large number of these indi- viduals from OHS.Qby John DeSantis Q A P -sf ....nmI1..' uni-In-, Lisa Parks practices her form Karryn Dennie, Barb Verdoliva, and Amy Feck work on ball control LQ 'WH Bill Fern, Scott Dorvall, Mike Van Buren, Jason Hoey get pumped up for their coming seasons. Weight room advisor, Dave John- son, teaches by example. Weight room more popular ince the weight room opened last year, many ath- letes stretched the limits of their physical and muscular capabilities. Be- cause the facility has the ability to meet optimal mus- cular needs in all sports, our teams were rewarded with more impressive records than previous years. Coaches required that the room be employed by mem- bers of their roster. Foot- ball, hockey, baseball, soc- cer, tennis and swimming team members were either recommended or required to work out. They took great strides, both in personal gains and as contributors to the team. Weight room advisor Dave Johnson cited those who, "...work harder, get more benefits." This could easily be seen by looking at some fellow classmates who came back from summer va- cation looking like Charles Atlas, or entered their sea- son showing all-league form. Junior wrestler Bill Jones attributed the weight room for the doubling of his strength, saying it gave him "...an advantage over opponents," this year Johnson cautioned that the weight room is for more than those sports that re- quired bulging arms and legs. The weight room of- fered countless combina- tions for building muscle for all athletes. The Hydrofit- ness and Universal centers, and free weights offered all the options of any health studio. Johnson tried to, "tailor a program to fit the sport." For example, when the swim team captain, Sam Mele, came in she used the Universal and Hydrofitness machines, and did many repetitions, according to Johnson. This increased her muscular endurance. On the other hand, such a workout would not supply football lineman Duane Buske with the bulk he wanted. He needed to uti- lize the free weights and use heavy weights with low weights for the strength and size that became so useful against opponents weighing around than 300 pounds. Besides the building or toning of muscle, the use of the weight room was good for preventing injuries. By strengthening tendons and connective tissue, athletes decreased the chance of pulls and strains, while gaining flexibility and aerobic capabilities. All in all, the weight room proved to be beneficial to the growth and success of our sports programs. In its first full year of use, our teams had more succesful campaigns than previously. "Pd like to think that this fthe weight roomj has a lit- tle bit to do with it," a modest Johnson concluded. .by John DeSantis Sport Q. I 7' . lb A ' N -75s-'55,-Y .fp I.-2 : . ' .ff W' 1. ii, . 1 2- '- - fe.--1 -L 'ln-1... ....., , A IL. I , , 5 ' 13 4 -r NILS Q D. Lapus in pursuit. , Bucs' soccer surprises e felt like a family," is how Senior Andres Lebaudy descri- bed the 1987 Varsity Boys' Soccer team. The team lost talent to graduation, but everyone pulled together and picked up the slack to earn a 14-4-1 overall record C10-2-1 in league playj, place second in their conference, earn second seed for the sec- tional tournament, and peak at number 19 in the statewide soccer polls. Coach Frank Bevacqua explained, "We were stron- ger man for man last year, but this year's team meshed together. Everyone work- ing to a maximum effort," was the reason for our suc- cess." Senior Jason Wallace described the year as a "a team effort." Losing Wallace in the lat- ter part of the season was a major turning point in the Bucs' season. His injury came as the booters trailed Gb O t fBounds J. Wallace looks to stop a scoring threat. West Genesee. After his dep- arture the team redoubled its efforts to win the game for him. Coach Bevacqua said, "I knew then there was something special about this group of kids." According to Senior Darren Crovitz, "Coming from be- hind and winning the game for Jason," was the biggest thrill of the season. Late season losses hurt the Bucs. First, in the final game of the regular season, the Bucs lost to C-NS, in a game that could have earned them home field advantage in the sectional tournament. Instead, in their second game of the tourney, they succumbed to the strength of Liverpool, the eventual section champs. Some of the team's other major triumphs came in victories over other per- ennial Section III powers. Aside from the thrilling West Genesee win, they also travelled to Fayetteville- Manlius and defeated the Hornets, 3-1. In the second to last game of the season, they defeated the same Liv- erpool team who handed them their final loss, 3-2. These wins prompted Wallace to say, "We knew we could play with the best." Looking to the future, Coach Bevacqua expects the momentum that last season generated to carry forward. "The pressure may be on fthe programj, next year .... People will respect our program for its value." The upcoming varsity squad will need plenty of work in the weight room, off-season soccer Cindoor and outdoorj, they will need to be in shape and to be hungry. Bevacqua perhaps most el- oquently summed up this season when he said, "We left a lot of good mem- Ol'i6S."Qby John DeSantis iii . ,'ii ..',i QE. k.,-.,r,M,- --t-: - 2,-'f Y ,, . ,.., -.,. 'XL -jfg"1- -In ' ' .EVE '-" A. Lebaudy during a break in the action. - - - -- --W ,MQ-.........-1 ff l x .A-,. I JP -my . -. . ,ATN-gyi , 3 x ,f if 'Wulf + i 1 Nl 1 xx X - sf- f ': 1 Q5 Z if ' o i ...Z ,.A. Q ,- ...ir Q, X ,,, . , Lz,,,, .4 -r 1, " V .,.., , 1 VAIII N . 1 i . . . i cami M ' 5 I X S .K I , V1 jty kr J. Belt goes for the goal. D. Crovitz sets to blast a shot past the keeper. Crovitz starts overseas iving in England, during his format- ive years, Senior Darren Crovitz, developed a knowledge and love for the game of soccer. "They play year round there, it's like the national sport," he explains. Crovitz has played var- sity soccer for all his four years in high school. He began in Carthage, New York, before coming to Os- wego to conclude his final two seasons here. Gaining Honorable Mentions in the league in his final campaign. His Junior year was modest in comparison to his senior season. where he blazed a path to the top of the team in scoring and total points, with 11 goals and 14 total points. "I made a com- mitment to attempt to stay in playing condition, and set certain preseason goals for myself." Even he had to be satisfied with hisperform- ance over the course of the season. As was Coach Frank Be- vacqua, "He surpassed my expectations, setting a good 66 4 Out ofBounds example on the field,for the team." that is the level of play, that Crovitz strove for, always for his fellow players. "Personal gains take a backseat to the team's benefits," he says. For Darren, competition is "...one reason I play the game." He takes a laid back, "calculating", approach, ashis coach describes it, "He stays a couple steps ahead of everyone else." . His philosophy is, "as long as you can go out and are satisfied that you did your best, it really doesn't matter what the score is." Crovitz now looks ahead to college and then service in the Air Force, from which he has earned an ROTC schol- arship for Aerospace en- gineering, enabling him to take his choice of any college around. He will set his scopes toward either Syr- acuse University, Duke, or the Rochester Institute of Technology. Whereever it may be, he possesses the ati- tude that will allow him to reach his goals. D. D'Amico can't believe his eyes if me A-'mr ' .1 , ,V H W6 Q, , ' Mm ji? 5, , ws, WW- -E' "'i"i'-rf M, . Bucs' offense, led by C. Smith, put another goal in their column. . 'sir JV Booters make a fresh start ith half of the team consisting of newcomers, the JV Boys Soccer team established a 5-8-2 re- zord for the 1987 season. Coach Dick Benjamin descri- bed his team as being "equal" in talent, with no one actu- ally taking an MVP position. He was pleased with the improvement of the fresh- men over the course of the season. "Since most of the larger schools we play have freshman teams along with IV, we were playing teams with many more experienced players," coach Benjamin stated. This factor is a dif- ficult one to work against. Playing on the JV level against schools that have freshmen teams is often a hard task. Especially of freshmen. These players are matched up against other players that already have 1-3 years high school playing experience. Despite the disadvant- ages, the JV booters had a good attitude, which helped in their improvement on the field. Even though Ben- jamin did not pick anMVP, he did individually praise Craig Losurdo for his all- around excellent play. Whether it was on the field or in the goal, Craig prov- edhimself a valualbe player. A strong defense was a key factor for the teams success. Led by Daryl Peterson, Chad Holbert, Rick Bonney, John Belt, and Brian Holliday, the def- ense Was an asset to the team. Coach Benjamin conclu- ded in saying, "We have many players with much potential for the varsity level." the major reason for any junior varsiy team is to better prepare the players for the varsity level. The im- portace is to gain valuable experience, and to get a feel for the game. By trying to play everyone, and teach the importance of the game, Coach Benjamin will have paved the Way for the future varsity members. WK O -- Q,,,.1,,.l fs., Daryle Peterson displays his ball control skills. r.Q NJ' gr. gg.. ...Y-'- Bryon McAllister passes the ball while under pressure - X 4' .msrf J. Castaldo gives it his all Spofts J' in i n I W. I 1. f- ,- , s ! 1 , T...- rf 1 I T Y , mu. 1.1 - Booter Millie Welsh displays fine ball control skills. 68 Q 0141 Qflinzlnrl. Lady Booters overcome oming off an im- pressive previous season, the Girls' Varsity Soccer team headed into the 1987 season with its work cut out. The Section III league, filled with very tough and talented teams, gave Os- wego tough competition. While finishing off the sea- son with a 9-4 record, and placing 4th in the league, the girls gained much val- uable experience. The season started with Oswego up against two very competitive teams: West Genesee and Liverpool. Although badly losing to both teams, the girls were still determined to prove their talent. They went on to win eight of their next ten games. The three teams Oswego was unable to beat all sea- son, Liverpool, West Gen- esee, and Fayetteville- Manlius, were also the three teams to finish above Oswego in the league stand- ings. Although the three are big schools with excel- lent soccer programs, the Oswego girls put pressure on these teams in their en- counters. One of Oswego's most thrilling games was its second meeting with Liver- pool. Although losing to the number one ranked, unde- feated team, Liverpool, 3-4, Oswego never released the pressure and played well. Scoring three times in one game was a big accomplish- ment, considering the War- rior team had only been scored on one time all sea- son until their meeting with the Lady Bucs. A definite low point of the season was the final game loss to East Suracuse- Minoa in the lst round of the sectionals. A rainy game turned especially dis- mal as the girls lost to the visiting Spartans, 2-1, ruin- ing any hope for a return trip to the Carrier Dome in 1987. Even without having the successful season desired, the players had positive feelings. Second year var- sity player Megan Hastings said, "A young team, com- bined with a tough season, were factors we worked hard in overcoming. We pulled our act together at the end, but it was a little too late." As for next year, the senior co-captain pre- dicted a very good season. "This season was one of re- building the team to an ex- perienced group of players. Next year, the team should be very strong in all posi- tions of the field." Denise Clark reflected similar feel- ings as she said, "the season had a slow start due to the large amount of newcomers. Since this season was one of hard competition, all our young players gained a lot of valuable experience. That is going to help us a great deal in our next sea- son." Coach Deborah Scholla saw a strong offense that contributed to the team's success. Led by third year varsity players Juniors Barb Verdoliva and Denise Clark, Oswego was always a odds scoring threat to the other team. She also commented on the fine play of sopho- mores Aimee Campbell and Amy Feck, who combined for eleven goals and three assists. All-league honorable mention status went to Dawn Delaney, Tracy Pat- rick, and Karryn Dennie. All-league 1st team honors were awarded to Barb Ver- doliva and senior keeper Kristina Lenahan. Verdo- liva also made the All- Section III team, a first for an Oswego player. She cap- tured the prestigious honor of the league's leading scorer, accumulating 22 goals and 6 assists. With a talented and ex- perienced team and players from the JV team, the Os- wego Girls Varsity Soccer team has much to look for- ward to in the season ahead. A well-rounded team that will have experience in all positions of the field will be a key factor in the perform- ance of the varsity squad. Qby Kelly shqffiezd Barb Verdoliva en route to yet another goal for the Lady Bucs. Lenahan: True talent enior Kristina L e n a h a n h a s clearly established herself as a leading performer in three varsity sports throughout her high school career: soccer, basketball and softball. Name the one sport she is most associated with, and the majority of people around OHS will identify soccer. A starter on the girls' varsity socer team since her freshman year, Kristina has proven to be a valuable member. Kristina started playing soccer at the Youth Soccer level, as do most OHS soccer athletes. She picked goalie as her position in eighth grade. As a freshman, Kris- tina made the varsity team and began her career as an important goal keeper for the Lady Bucs. She saw her freshman year as one of a lot of valuable experience to be gained. "The older play- ers helped a lot in me get- ting used to the varsity play," she said. Coach Deb- orah Scholla saw Kristina's potential right from the start. According to her, "Kristina had natural game experience and game sense. She worked hard and con- centrated until she perfec- ted a skill." Those hard-working habits kept Kristina going for four years. By playing on the spring and summer soccer teams, and playing on the summer select team for two years, Kristina al- ways kept her skills sharp. She made the Honorable Mention list in soccer her freshman year, and made the first team honors in her junior and senior year. She's served as captain for the past two years, as well as being named MVP in her junior year. Coach Scholla views Kris- tina as "the top goalkeeper to pass through Oswego in statistics and skills." By helping in a league cham- pionship, and sectional title, she has proven her leadership abilities. Al- though she sees the support of her family and coaches as important factors in her athletic success, most of her determination "comes from within myself," she says. Besides playing soccer, Kristina also plays basket- ball and softball. Honors in these sports include: soft- ball, 2nd team in her sopho- more year, and basketball, second team, junior year and captain, senior year. Kristina has a scholar- ship to Niagara University where next year, she will continue to play soccer.Qby Kelly Shefiield. J V's gain knowledge eam hustle was an important factor for the JV Girls' Soccer team's success, ac- cording to Coach Mark Mir- abito. With only two return- ing starters from the pre- vious season, the JV ladies established an impressive 9-4 record. Many freshmen gave the team little experi- ence at the beginning of the season, but it was to be no hindrance as the girls steadily improved. Beating West Genesee after an early season loss, was one of the team's big- gest thrills. Another came with a 2-1 overtime victory over Cicero-North Syra- cuse. Oswego finished in third place in the division, behind Liverpool Clstj and Fayette- ville-Manlius C2ndJ. Coach Mirabito commen- ted on the girls' overall im- provement over the season. "They were a young team, but their ability to learn im- portant skills quickly, helped them in keeping up with the more expreienced Karryn Dennie winds up to put all of her leg into the ball. teams," said the coach. He added, "They gave up only 17 goals in 13 games, which is very good for a JV team, mostly made up of fresh- men." Defensive stand-out and second year JV player Cathy Palmitesso had posi- tive remarks about the sea- son. According to her, "It was almost an entirely dif- ferent team from the year before, but we adjusted well and worked together." Leading the defense were co-captains Cathy Palmi- tesso, Patty Scanlon,and Katy Auleta. Midfield per- formers included Sara Hastings, Julie Funk, Stephanie Scandura, and Kari Pauldine. Offensively, Rachel Johnson lead the scoring with 16 goals. Rhonda Bullard and Tracey Rando each tallied four goals,while co-captain Jennifer Nelson and Katrina Fellows each net- ted three. All in all the girls gave great hope for the future of girls SOCC6I'.Qby John DeSantis S1 'fx Q 09 Cross Country runs 66 mpressive" was the word which best de- scribed the OHS Cross Country team, under the direction of Coach Lou Crisafulli. Their exceptional performances at invita- tionals and state champion- ships showed their competi- tive capabilities, even in the face of a losing season. Competing with six of the top teams in the state, the team fared a 2-8 overall rec- ord including a league rec- ord of 1-7. The team suffered tough losses to rivals Au- burn and Baldwinsville, while showing impressive ability over tough E-SM and FM teams, 19-36 and 19- 32, respectively. The Bucs were led by tri- captains, Rick Angelina, Scott Birdsall, and Time Crisafulli. Each of them were lead runers at least once during season. These three boys led the varsity team to several impressive meet and invitational fin- ishes, including an exciting second place finish at Fayetteville-Manlius. "The team displayed good team- work, but we lacked experi- ence. Many of the new var- sity runners were unfa- miliar to the agressiveness and competition level of varsity running," explained Junior Rick Angelina. The JV and freshman teams were very exciting, indeed, as they displayed a wide variety of talents. The sophomores competed in a -Rick Angelina shows form for his three mile run. 70 4 Oat of Bounds beyond expectations sophomore race at the Mc- Quaid Invitational. The re- sult was an outstanding tenth place finish out of 23 competitive teams all over New York State. The JV team also had impressive performances including one at OHSL championship. They were led by Mark Car- ter, who placed 26th and was followed by fellow runners Jeff Gallagher and Ameer Habeeb. The fresh- man team looks to amply re- place a fine varsity team, with fine runners. Ninth grader Tony Auclair and eighth-grader Matt Purtell looked exceptional, showing steady and driving improve ment throughout the sea- son.If they keep running in this Way, they could be top runners in the both the school and the league. The girls' team was leac by Junior Lisa Catalone Because there were onlg three participants, theg were considered too small tc compete as a team. How ever, the girls did compete individually and showec great skill. "Despite lacking an incentive for team place ment the girls showed tre- mendous attitudes towards each other and their owr races," said Coach Crisa- fulli. The Oswego High School Cross Country team shows great promise to continue the impressive perfor- mances put on by the team 62LCl'1 ySa1'.'by Darren Narayan. -Ameer Habeeb, Rick Angelina, and John Murray, stretch before a hard meet. -The 1987 OHS Cross Country Team discusses tactics with Coach Crisafulli before practice. Crisafulli chases father iscipline and commitment are two of the many honorable words to describe OHS Bucs cross- country star Tim Crisafulli. Tim joined cross country for an unusual reason - to lose weight. He described himself as being "a little fat kid running around the track." Since then he has not only gotten into shape, but also improved his race times considerably. He says cross country is a tough sport because it requires a lot of training and stamina. "It's tough to get up on those cold mornings to run," says Tim, abut if you want to stay competitive you must be dedicated? Tim's father, OHS busi- ness teacher and cross country coach Lou Crisa- fulli, is proud of him from both a parent's and coach's viewpoint. Tim finds this situation to be positive for him. "It's like having a year-round, private trainer. He never pushed me into running, but once I made the commitment on my own, he was behind me IOOWJU He continually displayed his talent throughout the season. He placed in the top three out of OHS runners at each invitational, including being the team leader three of those races. He was just as competitive against run- ners from around the state, placing 17th out of over 175 runners at the McQuaid In- vitational sophomore's race, and placing an impres- sive 33rd at the Section III Championships. All-league honors is the goal that Tim is shooting for next season. He says it will take a lot of hard work and training, but it's within his reach. It appears that all those cold mornings, in which he ran started to pay off.Q by Darren Narayan. - U uf- --------.fy-----.1 uniform for the "relays". -Varsity runner!Lisa Catalone closes her eyes in relief. smiles after a hard workout. L -Amee-r Habeeb shows nent the fastest way up the hill. 0ppO- eScott Birdsall takes a run by Wrightls Landing. Sport A if if KN fa 4Bob Gilmore goes for the ball as the other Bucs back him up. Q ki :S-.fx . MY' ps. ' Nil ffl! r ' ' i,' iifffiq ,' E 5 s Y! Di' '94 mm.. Q' E 2 . I tx , 5 1 3 a 'Il -Bill Carnal watches as Chad Sechler spikes the ball. 72 a Out of bounds Boys Volleyball makes debut th knowledge of the game which came from recre- ational play, the group of boys wLich formed this year's Volleyball squad, along with their coach, put forth a great deal of effort to become a well organized group, which "improved tenfold, both in- dividually and team-wise" according to coach Mr. David Parisian. There was a lot of hard work mixed with a lot of fun, as the 1-11 Bucs proved that to have success doesn't alweays mean a great record. What the team did do was build a solid nucleus for the future of the sport following 1 I 2 Z E 1 1 i I 5 s 5 i 1 its inaugural season. "We had to start from scratch," said Parisian. From there, they grew and grew until they "became like a family." Senior Scott Symons led the team with aggressive play, while Bill Carnal and Kevin Martin supplied steady setting. Parisian also cited Bob Gilmore, Chris Lamb, and Russell Dam for their heady play. "Coach Parsian gets all the credit. He took a group of kids who only knew gym vol- leyball, and made us into a team, while keeping it seri- ous, but fun also." Symons added. The team's first win was its greatest thrill. Their vic- tory over Cicero-North Syra cuse, was "the greatest feel ing in the world," according to Symons. It was then tha' this young, inexperiencec group came together as 2 team. The volleyball team made a strong beginning in this growing sport. The future looks ever brighter as ter underclassmen will returr next year. Coach Parisiar summarized the seasoi saying, "The team startec the season young and lack ing experience in the sport At the end of the season they were able to play witl any team in the league anc provided excitement anc tl'1I'lllS."Qby John DeSantis liiiiiii' llll 5 1 2 s R l I l I l i I 5 S l l K l S 1 ii gggzuxtlf iitizaiamiiit xsszillilllii lllill mm, :Kevin Martin sets the ball. eScott Symons defies gravity and goes for the spike. Symons'addiction brings success cott Symons, Bucs Volleyball player, proved that a deep love for a sport can fuel you with the drive to succeed in a short time. Scott applied many positive qualities to improve his game. Coach David Parisian said of Scott, "He has a very strong will to succeed," and characterized him as a "very good team leader," likening him to a spark plug because of his ability to in- itiate momentum among his fellow players. "He fired things up in a hurry." Scott emerged as a leader, not so much by his mouth, as by his court examples. Scott first developed an interest in the sport as a spectator. From there he transformed himself from sideline watcher, to on- court player. "I love watch- ing volleyball," he says, "I love playing it even more, now. It's addicting, it really is." Because of a conflict with indoor track last year, he couldn't participate in the intramural volleyball team that was formed. This yeai he made the switch and ha no regrets. As a result, h planned to play volleyball it college, possibly at Osweg State, where the formatioi of a volleyball team is in th works, or at St. Lawrenc University. While in high school, Scot participated on the trac team as well as spending much time working on th creation of holograms. He, a dedicated athlete ani SCl10laI'.Q by John DeSantis. lletters mprovement marked the season for the Girls' Tennis team after last years dis- appointing, no win, season. The girls Went 4-5 this year, 3-4 in the league. With a large core of re- turning veterans, the team had more depth this year than before. They were led by strong play from junior Rashmi Seth in the first sin- gles spot for much of the year. Also bringing victo- ries to the team were Divya Agrawal, Angel Lagoe, Theresa Dement, and Cathy Rice. Contributing in both singles and doubles play, they were major fac- tors in the teams improve- ment. "It was good to have so many returning," said Coach Edie Nupuf. The first win of the season hnprove was the biggest thrill, a vic- tory against Fulton, aveng- ing an earlier loss to the arch-rival, which the coach described as a low point. "Having so many injuries," was the reason for this. Coach Nupuf was plea- santly surprised with the play and dedicationof Cindy Chapman. "She was very enthusiastic, and had a good sportsmanlike atti- tude. She was always work- ing hard," added teammate Divya Agrawal. The team will need more devoted members like Cindy in the year to come. They are losing a large chunk of their squad to graduation. Next year's success will hinge on the dedication of the upcoming COI'6..by John DeSantis aCindy Cook gets ready for the volley. E ff 5 4 .1 ' P KD Q -Erin Burns watches as her serve flies over the net. eCindy Chapman shows the cor- rect form for a serve. m .if.,,f. i ., , My , . M. ff ---"""' ,... ef A . Z -""l H '- ,,,. ,, - l " W W i r... - i f .... .-1-,fl . -Julie Ruttan moves toward the ball. -Doubles partners Erin Burns and Cindy Cook serve for the match. Sports Q 78 A 'I .fl li A r'5 G j 3 1 K l I f lv ' f' 2 X X ,I f AK I Y l x X MYJ xi' A Q . cf-Wff I V xg 3 A li . A xi 3 I 'T S 1 3 . 1' fi X 'iuzgnji' X . I ,lf 52'-.rf1rrv-ff , -4 'aan-f. .. LFC wg Mason l A 5 I 714 4 Out ofBounds Gymnastics vaults to league success 9-4 overall record, combined with a most impressive 7-1 league record, enabled the Lady Gymnasts to earn a first-ever OHSL championship. The only blemish on their record appeared in their final meet of the season against Bal- dwinsville, losing by a mere single point. Team captains Vicky Mangano, Ginny Taylor, and Kathy Pullen turned in impressive performances, while Candy Zollitch and Mary Beth McAllister showed their talents as they were among the highest scorers on the team. Team coach Ms. Karyn Carradine says she was es- pecially pleased with her team's depth. A replace- ment was there anytime she needed one. The team recorded many impressive performances with individual wins by 28 Pullen en a player faces com- petitions, he or she tries to excel, gives 100921, and works to the best of his or her abilities. But when a player is hindered by an in- jury he or she must try even harder. All-league gymnast Kathy Pullen was one of these exceptional athletes who remained very com- petitive due to hard train- ing, despite a stretched- fracture in her lower leg. Coming shortly before the sectionals, it caused her to compete in the sectionals while at less than IOOW. "I championship was excep- tionally special. It should encourage more gymnasts next year and provide a goal to shoot for in the coming year: defending this feat. Mary Beth McAllister says the major reason why the team did so well was the fact that there was a lot of experience. High scorers like herself, Candy Zollitch, and Kathy Pullen had been on the team before. The strength of newcomers was also very impressive. "The team was an all-around strong teamv, says Mary Beth, "I felt knowing that another person could fill in and do well if I got injured relieved a great deal of pres- sure." Only three seniors are to be lost to graduation. If the incoming Freshmen are talented, the team has a great chance of repeating as league championsjby Darren Narayan points over Auburn and 29 points over Henniger. They also recorded wins in tournament matches against Fulton and Jam- esville-Dewitt. Many individual honors were also earned by Krista Fry and Mary Beth McAllis- ter, who received All-league honors, while Kathy Pullen qualified as Athlete of the Week. Ms. Carradine felt especi- ally proud of the team not because of the league title but because of the fact that they all worked as a team and had each other's com- plete support. "They were all friends. They were all rooting for certain indi- viduals to receive league or state honors, as well as for the team as a whole. It was simply the best performing team, as well as a complete enjoyment to coach", she said. She also mentioned that winning the league overcomes injuries felt I worked hard and wasn't going to allow an in- jury to keep me out of the most important meet of the year," was how Pullen des- cribed her attitude. Aside from the school team, Kathy competes in the Central New York Gym- nastics Club in Syracuse. This club has provided her with experience and com- petition all over the East Coast. This training has helped her break all five OHS records on the uneven bars, balance beam, floor exercise, vault and overall performance. Coach Car- radine says that "it will be hard to replace Kathy's ex- pertise. CSheD is such a hard worker, dedicated in all areas and always trys her hardest," says Carradine. "She's also a team per- former, when she was in- capable of performing, she proved her devotion to the team by coaching, and prov- iding moral encourage- ment.". As for Kathy, she plans to attend a Division I school and is currently hoping for a scholarship. The OHS Gymnastic team have a tough place to fill if they want to remain as all league champions next yearjby Darren Narayan Girls' swim makes do nce again, low numbers were the cause of a dis- appointing Girls Varsity Swim Team season. Coach Laurie Davis-Yule's team, 2-11-1, did gain some respect, though, with their ability to overcome their de- feats. "We kept on going no matter how far behind we were," said team stand-out Brandy Nettles. Nettles, led the team, advancing to the sectional and state meets. She was joined by Sibyl Carnal, who went to the sectionals for diving. Team captains Kim Shenefiel and Sam Mele put in strong performances in the freestyle events. Jenni- fer McConkey contributed in the stroke events. The team was a close knit group. "We developed good friendships," said Shene- fiel. The support at poolside was there despite sizable losses. By not being dis- couraged the girls were able to accomplish something that had not been done in four years - they beat Au- burn in a league meet. The team's future looks to be more ofthe same unless a strong influx of swimmers comes from the middle school. On a somber note, Nettles looks to the future saying, "Unless we get younger girls that are going to get into swimming, there won't be alot of hope for the team." "Of the twelve people on the team, four of them are graduating," warned Shenefiel. Much work and support will be needed for next year's team not to suffer the same fate. Coach Yule concluded, "We had thirteen swimmers, a majority of the teams were twenty-five or well above. I feel we did ex- tremely well under those Cl1'CL1TY1St3T1C6S.H.by John DCS- antis fvfigfigi ' my ,fl ,aww .-vvif. 'I fgilf' Vffi, iv' y1.QaZQ1,J-f f,g.f.,, 'WJ' . A .'??:-fur .L,w'f' .--' 11 f ' .r" r' iii-'j:., Y .. ,- I x x ------cm - fs 4 "' ' ,,i5x.:oN ..,AJ.I -P rv., -. K A., Few but happy were the '87 Lady Bucs Swim team. N ettles makes waves nationwide arely has Oswego atheltics been blessed with nat- ionally competit- ive talents, but this year's Girls Swim team had just that. Brandy Nettles walked away from 1987 leaving a string of medals and records behind her. Teammate Kim Shenefiel found "Brandyls acheive- ments and breaking more records," to be the highlight of the swimming season. "My best friend got me into it," is how Nettlese ex- plained her first interest in swimming, at the age of seven. She credits her suc- cess to "determination, I really want to do my best every time I swim." Brandy has toppled many records and collected many rewards for her dedication. At last summerls AAUIUSA Junior Olympics, she not only won seven gold medals, she also contributed in set- ting seven records. She fin- ished second in three relays at the Empire State Games. At the YMCA State Meet, she took two first, breaking two records, and one second. Brandy looks to improve upon her times and her sixth and seventh place fin- ishes in the state tourna- ment. She also hopes to im- prove her stroke work in the final two years here, before taking her talents to more competitive level of col- legiate swimming. She has already shown she can swim with the best in the country and come out on top. "I really love swimming, the competition, and the ex- ercise." Brandy concludes. That love is evident in a well-oiled machine, heading for SL1CC6SS.Qby John DeSanfis Sportsb 7 t n f H ou Varsity Football comes back strongly nticipation of great things to come started the season for the Varsity gridders. Coming off one of their worst seasons ever C0-8-lj with many re- turning starters and off sea- son work Coach Erwin Dewey, the coaching staff and the squad all looked for- ward with hope. f'Better leadership among the seniors, and people that worked in the off- season...kept the team going", explained the veteran coach. Senior def- ensive halfback and captain David Ellingwood saw "more dedication this year...we played better as a team." All doubts of another no win season were ex- tinguished when the Bucs traveled to Bishop Ludden for their first game and blew the Ludden grid off the field in a 44-0 drubbing. As if to prove that that was no fluke, the next week the Bucs visi- ted Central Square and em- barrassed their nemesis, 40- 0. The Bucs suffered a set- back in front of the home crowd, bowing to F-M, 21-0, on a muddy Leighton Field. Back came the Bucs with a trouncing of their arch-rival Fulton, 46-6, to bring Buc Weekend to a stunning climax. The Bucs would roll off three more wins over ES- M, Mount Pleasant, and a tough Whitesboro team. The year's biggest dis- appointment came in the last league game. A snow- covered Leighton Field was the site where a Buccaneer win could boost the squad to the Dome, Central New York Football's Holy Land. All that was needed was a win over undefeated New Hartford. The weather hin- dered Oswego's high- powered passing attack, causing four interceptions, three of which were re- turned for touchdowns, in a 42-20 disappointment. Able to recover from the loss the, the Bucs finished their sea- son at home with a narrow victory over Auburn. The team was strong in all aspects. School records were set in points scored, over all and average per game, and in least amount of points given up. The Bucs also were well represented on the All-league teams with 15 on the roster. Quarterback Andy Clary, Defensive End Dave Oleyourryk Csecond team offense, alsoj, and Cor- nerback George Sechler, made First-team All-league. Captains Bart Miceli and Nick Canale made Second- team All-league on both offense and defense. Other honored performers were Jahan Islami, Jim Bell, Scott Manwaring, Mike Trenca, Duane Buske Ccap- tainj, Paul fthe Applej Palm- itesso, Jason Noel, Brandon France, Ellingwood, and Joel Robinson. Coach Dewey named his MVP's to be Clary, Islami, Sechler, iceli, and Canale. Another major award earned by the team was the Francis J. Clark Sportsmanship Trophy, an award the the coaching staff had eyed from the start of the season. At the on-set of the sea- son, "I thought the skill posi- tions were as good as any in the league," says Coach Dewey. He was pleased when the team "got better defensively and the line came along." Because of the steady improveent of the line play,"our running game came along." Islami cited one reason for the teams success: "We did more, we didn't say as much." Dewey added that "Better leadership among the seniors and people work- ing inthe off-season kept the team going." Clarifying, he states, "If you don't have leadership from the seniors, not just captains, but all seniors, you're not going to have a good team." "It was a great year," con- cluded Ellingwood, but with some emotion he added, "I just wish we had another " This is the feeling of every senior on this successful team. The upcomingjuniors will have their work ahead of them before they can have the satisfaction that this year's crew hadjby John DeSant'is ' R Andy Clary C115 finds that with plenty of time he can hit any receiver while John DeSantis C595 blocks to insure the A man for t's not often that a person will excel in both atletics and ac- ademics. However, Nick Canale has truly proven himnself to be adept Q at both. What allows him to be so well-rounded? His 5 football coach, Erwin O ,.. Z 3 at Dewey believes it's his con- fidence. For Canale, it's a desire to do the best he can. Doing well has given him confidence. Canale impressed his coaches over the past four year, often emerging as a team leader on whatever squad he participated . "He demonstrates his leader- ship by doing things right himself," Dewey says. This was even so this year in his new position, as offensive guard, for which he re- ceived second-team All- league honors. He also re- ceived these honors for Bart Miceli C405 blocking, A. Clary rushes for a big gain. EW I Kia L, A 'iff "'. .iffy kk, I W 4 ,nli LN 5,i'x,,-Q. f ffl git? 4 ,A 'nf Lf' . Y ,1 .fx I N '. SQ .NfL5upr x I J. Robinson C335 eludes the tackler. all reasons his linebacking play. He led the team in tackles and assists, and was team cap- tain. On the field, Canale says he feels that, "Every play, I'm going to do the best that I can to beat the guy across from me, and do whatever I have to do." This philosophy holds not just for football but for his other major sport, lacrosse. He is a leader and goalie on the up-and-coming Oswego lacrosse. "When you make a save, it's all you," he says, de- scribing the exuberance of his position. Being able to put the same feeling into schoolwork will enable Nick to enter into one of the respected colleges he is applying to, the University of Rochester or Brown Uni- versity, and excel in school and Sp0I't.Qby John DeSantis Sports 4 77 Q aili- fw , 4 e 2 ' Agl J., . ,riff X p pf! ' N 1 .pfm 4, Djdifi ,-C , fm 1 iq K V . Q- --c wa G, xg gr P1 pw . Q 'Q NLLSON P . I JV gridders hopeful isappointment marked the repea- ted efforts of the JV gridiron, fin- ishing with a 1-5-1 record. Coach Michael Clyne attri- buted the record to inexperi- ence and lack of leadership. As these improved near the end of the year, so did the team. Captains Dan McMi11en, Chris Nordby, and Bob Ascenzi were picked well into the season and lent some on-field leadership to the team. Clyne was pleased when this leadership finally emerged, and the team re- sponded well to it, despite playing a tough latter part of the schedule. The offense was led by good skill positions. Both Wayne Bowman and Bob Ascenzi piloted the team to productive offense. They scored a touchdown or more in every game, including four in the win against Fulton. Clyne was also im- pressed by the defensive play. Spearheaded by lin- ebacker Chris Nordby, only three teams scored more than two touchdowns. Clyne believes that these guys just need more experi- ence and preparation to gain success. "As the kids learn and improve, the team will do better." The team looks forward to contributing to the varsity squad in the coming year. "We will be filling a lot of skill positions," says Doug Kells. Randy Rebeor adds that the team will also need "more numbers and more commit- ment." The JV Bucs will be able to draw upon their experiences of the past year as they take their respective places on the varsity line next yearyby John DeSantis af E, A-M, - - fm K .g - X sig . A 2 DeStevens Jason Hammond takes a breather. W . i ..., ,, J , . ,i .asa e v I'l1I'1S 'gk 78 Q 0?1f0fB01LHliS E' i ff ' J I '-eff' it . f. 5, .-0-ae..a, 9 -- ...kiwi f f ' 'ji ' ' A . l ' Q ,tough iiiii iii 1 . 3 Xi 2 . . S Frosh football unbeaten ne of the fi- nest dis- ciplined and hard work- ing teams I've had," was how coach Ron Ahart descri- bed his 8-0 Freshman Foot- ball team. They became one of only four freshman foot- ball teams to go undefeated in the last 20 years. A strong emphasis was put on a team attitude this year, rather than on indi- viduals. They started 20 out of 24 players on the offense and defense. The coach also cited discipline, hard work, desire, and teamwork as fac- tors in the team's success. The biggest thrill of the season came when the gridders defeated a pre- viously unbeaten Bal- dwinsville team. However, it was the third week of the season, in a game against Rome, when Coach Ahart - ,--f realized that his team had the potential to go un- beaten. Ahart was pleased with the play of his entire team, naming his entire offense and defense as leading per- formers. On offense Mike Genova was a standout on the line. In the backfield, the combination of Duane Kelis at quarterback and Mike Battelle at running back, ac- cumulated many yards, and put points on the board. The players were all sat- isfied with what they had ac- complished. Claude Broad- Well summed it up when he said, "We felt good because we went undefeated, for us and our coaches." Coach Ahart brimmed with pride over his team's Work. "We were just a good solid team throughout the y83.I'.',.by John D6Sd7Ifi8 I .On .ski 'Q .xx Bucs offense sets up ,V x 'Q Q 'And 2 c Kal Q i . QAM Nagn XG D. Kells barks out commands. I' B Mi' Coach Ahart gets a ride Duane Kells finds a receiver. Mike Batelle goes in for the score. Sport Mr. Wilber completes successful tenure as AD or the past 25 years, Mr. Joseph Wilber has been Athletic Director of the Oswego City School Dis- trict. He has been in charge of coordinating all athletic programs, interscholastic and intramurals, health, and physical education. He has supervised coaches, arran- ged insurance coverage, scheduled events, and car- ried a plethora of other re- sponsibilities. After so many years of loyal service to the school, Mr. Wilber is retiring from his post in June 1988. When asked to share their impressions regarding the impact of Mr. Wilber on the athletic programs in the city schools, the comments were all similar in their emphasis upon the solid contributions which Mr. Wilber has made during his tenure. "He's al- ways been there when you needed him. He helps coaches anyway he can. He's a workaholic, in no other school system do you find anyone who puts in the hours that he does." said Coach Erwin Dewey. Coach Mike Clyne said of his boss, "He's been a steadying influence. Really strong in trying to teach values." When asked what his most memorable momemt was, he rattled off several amazing athletic feats and memories, and feared he had left some out. He recalled a perfect game pitched by Mike Reidyg a one-handed, bare-handed, home-run saving catch by Mike Skinner, wrestling state-champions Brian Akley and Jim Matteson, several Dome appearances by OHS squads, a Section III championship, over-time loss in hockey, State Track Championships by half-miler Denise Sawyer, and shot- putter Kim Snyder. He has enjoyed watching the girls gymnastic program grow from a "zero" to capture of a league championship this year. Trying to include mem- ories from all sports he re- membered all of Oswego's fine boys and girls swimmers, and the 1986 girls' Soccer team, that advanced to the regional playoffs. He also said he enjoyed watch- ing the successful college careers of Buccaneer alumni and alumnae. Mr. Wilber was very pen- sive when trying to recall these memories because he didn't want to forget anyone. That's the type of fairness that he has utilized during his tenure. What pleased Mr. Wilber the most as an Athletic Dir- ector? "Any Coach...is sat- isfied with the over-achiever and likewise frustrated by under-achiever," he says. In his final season, he was more than satisfied with the suc- cess of the varsity football, soccer, and basketball teams,as well as the girls' volleyball teams. They were supposedly hit hard by graduaton, yet came through with triumphant seasons, in what he called a "coach's delight". Coach Mark Mirabito, was most impressed by Wil- bur's work ethic. "Go by the Board of Education at Sat- urday at 8 a.m. and Chej is there. He puts in the number of hours that are necessary to do a good job." Wilber will miss, "the kids and the staff, the fast-paced schedule of the job, and the association with the fine personnel from our oppos- ing schools." He hopes for an increases in team sizes, after his departure." "In Os- wego, with all our athletic teams, band , ski club, and youth activity programs, plus the increased op- portunities for youth em- ployment...squad sizes seem to diminish, as do crowds." Mr. Wilber will set his sights toward the road in the coming years. He wants to attend many of the major athletic events around the nation. He also wants to ex- perience the festivities of the many cities of America. He also looks forward to "putting away the calendar and the wristwatch so I won't always be worrying about schedules." Final thoughts? "He's very easy to work with. He's a nice guy," said Clyne, with Dewey adding, "He's for Os- wego High School athletics and I think it shows in the way he does his job." Oswego athletics will miss its long time coordina- tor, because wherever there was a sporting event, there was Mr. Wilber. He gave of himself 25 hours a day, eight days a week, for the past quarter century. Such dedication will be missed, but hopefully ably replaced, and will surely never be for- g'Otl1QY1..by John DeSantis Mr. Wilber shows the power he has gained from just a few weeks in, an- Mr. Wilber shows that winning smile as he wears his commemorative other of his accomplishments, the new gymnasium and weight room. Football Championship cap with pride. 80 4 Out of Bounds Oswego's grapplers make do with small turnout lack of willing and able bodies resul- ted in the decline of the Varsity grapplers from statewide :ontenders in recent years to xn also-appeared squad. Fif- ,een year head-coach Elmer Xkley, respected as a coach md referee throughout Cen- pral New York, entered the fear with a dedicated core of :ight wrestlers, and others ivho came for a few practices Jut never stuck it out. Junior Bill Jones asserted phat the reason there were so 'ew was, "because it's such a Lough sport." Coach Akley was most impressed this year zvith "the few individuals :hat stuck with it and worked zery hard." However be- :ause the team often gave up is many as 36 points in for- 'eits, winning became impos- sible for many of their mat- zhes. The biggest thrill of the rear came when the team Lravelled to Henninger CSyr- zcusel and won all but one natch en route to a victory. Fhe night was highlighted by 1 narrow victory in the final natch by Darin "Bunger" Burroughs, his first varsity .aw victory. The team's woes were magnified in competitions against Fayetteville- Manlius, and Rome Free Academy, poor teams who beat the Bucs only because of the tremendous deficit created by forfeits. In the F-M match, a 36-31 loss, the Bucs Won six of seven mat- ches but still lost. This year's team was led in victories by Freshman Jeff Brancato who wrestled initially as a 105 pounder and later as a 98 pounder. He scaled the 20 victory plateau and advanced to the Section III tournament, after taking second in the leagues and third in the Class A tournaments. He was also a first place winner at the Ilion tournament mid-season. He was fol- lowed by Senior Captain John DeSantis C138- 145poundsD with fifteen victories in his final camp- aign. Other strong com- petitors were Bill Jones C132-119 poundsj, Sopho- more Guy Wadas C112 poundsl, and eighth-grader Shawn Akley C126 poundsj. Coach Akley said of his team, "The attitude of the boys that wrestled was very good. They realized that they had to do it for themselves because the team didn't have a chance for very much success." Brancato would like to have seen a larger turnout because he feels that then, "we could have gone further in post-season." Jones promised that "if we could get more people, we could get our matches back at Leighton," where the team dreams of put- ting on a show comparable to Fulton's strobe lights and fanfare. Guy Wadas sees the sport as distinguishable because "it's an individual sport, based on yourself, on what you can do, your talent, and your cap- ability." In order for the team to prosper once more, they will need to have a return of good wrestlers who gave up on the sport this year. "If we can get some of the guys that should be out for the team that didn't come out this year, I feel that we can return to the status we - p 5 K - .kk .. 1 , .. . -- K . ffll rf. ' 'f1t.. ' I t 54 ' esss -. -ia -fl SN' K 4-1 .- P O ' , HM? N C ' ..l.H.. its .. 4 4 L, John DeSantisworks on areversal. Jeff Brancato has com lete control of his opponent. P lf all N-. M.. I .. -1.i- 1 I , . 'I l l A 'I " , - ' I M Q ., . ri - A 5 1 ,V fffft ur ' ' I F: . L, Z? A y A A ., Z , .-. . K 4, i ai. . ,,J, I V -2 gf? f - V Bill Gilmore works for the pin. The small, but potent, OHS Varsity Grapplers warm up before a match. used to have," said Akley. With a personal aside, as my twelve years in the sport came to an end this year, I look back and say that this is truly the most rewarding sport that Oswego offers. However, it takes discipline to find this reward. And while Ilve never possessed the discipline of the true champions of the sport, I have gained much and have been proud to be a part of the program with Mr. Akley and all those that I have wrestled with over the years. I will miss it and I hope that in the future many more will come to appreciate the sport as much as myself and my other devoted teammateslby John DeSa11.fis S1 rf, AX! 41- My 5 'gf Q: rm eh --J is J- x 'mu o,, we e il . i Z. z i 5 ...M- Q.. , " .Q ggi' ' figs .ZX m1, -1 'f - 'ir A : ' f 1 r J' Qi i - -iits . . .1 A it X' ..,.. 5 J. Wallace posts up under the basket. X2 Q0 Out ofBo1mds Varsity cagers impress and surprise oming off a dis- appointing 1986- 87 year with only four wins, the Boys' Varsity basketball team surprised many by posting a much improved 8- 12 record and qualifying for a sectional berth. The squad compensated for a lack of height by taking advantage of the new three-point shot rule and by playing with an unequalled amount of hustle and determination. Fortified by the strong play of Jason Wallace at the for- ward position and a fleet- footed corps of jump-shot artists, the Bucs were able to gain a foothold in the tough OHSL-North league. The OHS cagers had no official captains, but were instead led by the outstand- ing seniors on the team: Jason Wallace, Bob Van- Alstyne, Andy Clary, Jahan Islami, and Rick Pollard. Several school records were broken during the year, in- cluding foul shots CJason Wallace, 1111 and field goal percentage in one game C6-3fZnl. Coach Bill Farden credited the Buc's improved season to 'f...determination, teamwork, and the 3-pt. shot." Bob VanAlstyne agrees. "Three-pointers and hustle. No doubt about it," he said. The three-point goal be- came a working part of the hoopsters' offense, as ace shooters Andy Clary and Bob Gilmore repeatedly kept Oswego close in many games. Clary led the league in that category with 36, and Gilmore finished with 32 baskets from three-point range. In addition to the all- around hustle of players such as Wallace and Islami, the Bucs had a strong and dependable bench. Dan Connelly, Victor Martin, Rob Ball, Jeff Krakowka, Duane Buske, and Trevor Crovitz did not start often, but were valuable threats in any tough game situ- ation. Facing several discourag- ing early defeats, the Bucs were spurred on by a dom- inant performance at the Canastota Christmas Tournament, which the team swept in two games. Although the bigger teams in the league such as C-NS and Liverpool outsized them, the OHS cagers were able to play well against most any opponent. Coach Farden lists an exciting, last-second win against Au- burn as one of the high- points of the season. Finishing seventh in the league, the Buc hoopsters surprised their critics by making the sectionals. Though they lost to West Genesee in their first post- season match, their re- markable play and hustle gained them respect both at home and away. "We had team chemistry," says Jahan Islami." "It was all there this year." The determined charac- ter of the team will surely continue next year, as standout returnees Victor Martin and Rob Ball lead the OHS squad in "setting no limits" on the courtyby Darren Crovitz J. Wallace brings down the rebound under some pressure. 1 1 i f N I ' .. a sf fi., i eq -4 . , . W VA du 1, . x"""" Jag ..,.. K? ., ..'. ' be I' 1 iiii 1 ' 1 0 c - .t r - s.c s L in g ,Q ,- . J . -fgs k Awww dqki - I lik 7 A . T x rs, V7 . e 1 s as i ii A B. VanAlstyne streaks down the J. Islami applies the strong, tenacious defensive pressure on his man. court on a fast break. Wallace's attitude, a team motivator ith the starting center lost to graduation, the 1987-88 Varsity Boys' Basketball team en- aered the season with an un- :ure footing and an ambi- guous future. However, to ielp lead his team to a suc- :essful record and an even- .ual sectional bid, Jason Vallace emerged as a cata- yst, with eager determina- ion and athletic skills that Vere an example for his eammates. Jason began his devotion o basketball and this years' eam long before the season vegan. Practicing all ummer at his backyard loop, he worked on perfect- ng his style and improving iis weak points. "Before his year, I had always been l defensive player," he says but I decided early on to vork on my offense." Jason :ept up his fitness by play- ng Varsity soccer during he fall. It was here that Jason proved how hard work benefits all who play with him. Coach Frank Be- vacqua called him "the soul" ofthe team. According to his basketball coach, Mr. Bill Farden, Wallace has "an inner drive. He plays to win, day in and day out." Indeed, his enthusiasm has been the cause of a rise in play by his teammates has brought him praise from even opposing coaches. Senior guard Dan Conelly said that Wallace was "an inspiration to the rest of the team." Junior Victor Martin describes him as "the kind of player whose efforts carried over to everyone else. You gained experience by just playing with him." It is this resolute attitude which has led Far- den to deem Jason as "one of the hardest working players I've ever seen." When you play as eagerly as Jason, you are bound to set no limits. Jason led the ft ,t f 9 ' Jiri ' r-5 4 W 1 ' we I swarm ofBucs crowd the net as J. Wallace, J. Islami, and A. Clary, watch ,s B. VanAlstyne pulls down the rebound. team in total points with 288, and set a new school mark in both foul shots 61113, and rebounds 11455. Jason lists an MVP award at the Canastota Tourna- ment, 24 points in a game against Liverpool, and sink- ing two last second free throws before an excited home crowd against Au- burn, as his most memor- able moments of the season. Jason is humble about his achievements, however, preferring to center most of the attention upon the team itself. He credits the success ofthis years' squad to a feel- ing of camaraderie which prevailed through the en- tire year. As a senior, Jason plans to attend Clarkson or RIT, and hopes to play either college basketball or soccer, though his baseball skills may also come in handy on campus. Coach Farden agrees, claiming that Jason has gained much experience against bigger opponents. Wherever Jason goes, there is no doubt that he will suc- ceed as a student and a player. His unrivaled hustle and indomitable sportsm- anship will remain stand- ards for future athletesjby Darren Crovitz fri J... iiii- . on W E . . I fa 4 ' 94 M X if f .in Wi ' M Z 1 n dr W 3 ls- W1 , 7' 4 ,f ..-t fi - 1' ' f ' J awa M Q t ig' 1 ! 421 W Q ' it M W 4 . ' 4 If ' M Bk ' 8 , V .,., W' Alf , I A gm ..,,, Vfff--' B. VanA1styne looks for a man to pass to. 4"r . . I ..ii ig . 1 V,. if AW 'ff me 31 3.31 ,' . 1 1,if i, f 4, Q H .. , ', ' L 'ii' ...., ,... , J. Islami gets two, via the layup. J. Islami makes the impossible, off-balance basket, as others look on in anguish. Sports 4 83 Q QR A J i.f '?ilX f wr .' ii' X fl ,fan -, ' C 1 1 H : l 1 , 5 Na+-2 muff' A15 I J W :Xa 4 Jim McAdam shows his strength in the middle. 81, 4 Out of Bounds Randy Rebeor takes a quick breather. JV basketball lacks size nce again the Boys' Junior Var- sity hoopsters faced another dis- appointing season posting a 4-16 record, 2-16 in the league. Despite a lot of maturity on the team, the obstacles of size and depth provided dif- ficulty every week as they faced bigger teams with a contributing bench. Led by Bob Ascenzi and Jamie McAdam, the team did have its bright spots. They Won first place in the Canastota Christmas tournament with con- secutivew victories over Cazenovia, 67-35, and Can- astota, 44-20, respectively. Dale Delaney, Scott Manwaring, Jim McAdam, and John Coughlin await the rebound John Coughlin canlt believe the foul was on him. Coach Brian Haessig was still proud of the Way the Bucs held together as a team, and exceptionally pleased with their perform- ance in handlilng Cicero- North Syracuse. The Bucs pulled off an amazing upset over the first place league champs in C-NS, 56-53. As for next year the team will succeed if incoming players can pick up the lead- ership roles. The Bucs will have to replace Trevor Crovitz, Jamie McAdam, and Brad Shannon. Hopefully next season we will see some new stars emerge and lead the team to the top of the leaguelby Darren Narayan. Dale Delaney patrols the paint. , Frosh get a chance 6 6 ile playing a sport, W i n n i n g isn't every- thing," stated Freshman Basketball coach Ron Nix. Despite the fact that they won some games, the coach says that his main goal was for all the players to see play- ing time and enjoy the sat- isfaction of teamwork. Coach Nix felt it was most important that the team worked together and that everyone saw action at sometime in every game. He would often play a set of players for the first half and play the other set for the second half. Coach Nix said, "I feel that every kid that practices hard should have the chance to gain experi- ence by playing reasonable amounts of time in every game." There are numerous advantages with this type of coaching. It not only helps the players Work together as a team, it also helps those players that are excellent in practice but tense up dur- ing games. The more play- ing time a player gets, the less nervous that player will be and a better player that person will become. For Coach Nix, his coach- ing philosophy Was summed up when he said, HI just hope that I helped these kids improve, and I hope each of these kids can say they are leaving on a higher level of play than the level they came in withfbby Darren Narayan 4 my Mike Battelle and Mike Altimonda Watch the inside action. l , . 5553? A gl 94 i . 5 X, fe A, CNE-SON 5,1 Nav- Mark Turner concentrates on sinking the free-throw. X1 11 -if g ji " Mike Altimonda shoots above a def- Corrie Christman establishes a defensive position. ender from Henninger. Sports l l if I A- is .gary ,- ltfirg- eu X 1. C A31 . . Fine- kv QE? em-.W ,.W,. ,, M .. ' -b - .ff-':,:1 f X ' 4. i "'iM.::,. M4 on ' V . f V ,L .,,, ., ,, N,,, ,,,,, . Q . 4 , , O jj . a . . A R M, Sl Angel Lagoe applies the defensive Kristina Lenahan retrieves the pressure. oosc ball. Xt' Q Ou! oflioimds l Dawn Delaney brings the ball up court, Girls' hoop up he Lady Buccaneer Varsity Basketball team nearly quali- fied for post-sea- son play. They were led by seven seniors, including OHSL North scoring leader Angel Lagoe, and finished with a 6-14 record C6-12 leaguel. It was a contrasting sea- son that provided memories like last second victories over rival Auburn, 55-50 and 47-45, and disappoint- ments like a two point loss to rival Henninger that knocked the team out of the post-season picture. Lack of size was a major concern for the team as they faced off against stronger teams several times throughout the sea- son. Coach Campbell opined that the team performed very well playing strong de- fensive games in which they ran and shot well. His only concern was that they were a bit weak on rebounding, stating that sometimes they got hurt by teams that were able to get off second and third shots. The three point line came into girls' basketball this year and paid some divi- dends towards the end of the season for the team. Lagoe led the team in this department, hitting 24 of those as part of her team high 17.8 points per game. Next year, the team will have some major holes for the seven outstanding indi- viduals who will be graduat- ing at the end of this year. There will be a total of four returning players in Jenni- fer Roy and Missy Dewey who will be seniors, and also two improving players Becky Bernys and Denell Downum. With the losses of starters Lenahan, Lagoe, and Baker there will be a tough task for the return- ing players to accomplish. .by Darrell. Narayan. Delaney adds to legacy alent and athletic achievement some- times run in fami- lies. The Delaney family is one such house- hold. Basketball is in the gene pool for graduate Dar- leen, JV hoopsters Dale and Dessa, and current Varsity star Dawn. Dawn first started play- ing roundball in the sev- enth grade, under her older sisters' influence, and has been playing ever since. She played this year as a mem- ber of the girls' varsity team and emerged as a team leader. Her coach, Mr. Campbell, sees Dawn as a player who worked hard and was al- ways supportive and posi- tive. "She also proved she was a capable scorer as she finished forth among the team including a career high twenty-one point ef- fort." Added Campbell, "I'd take her in a second. She was a very unselfish player with the perfect team atti- tudef' Not only does she enjoy basketball, but she says she enjoys sports in general. "Playing sports gives me ambition," says Dawn, 'land it also relates to my school work in helping me not to put off things until the last minute." She says that sports also helps her be- come more self-motivated and teaches her how to bud- get her time in and out of SCl100l.QDarren Narayan JV Girls espite hard work and team spirit, inexperience plagued the Girls, Junior Varsity Bas- ketball team. The girls faced one tough loss after another on their road to a disappointing 0-18 season. The season almost seemed unfair to the young Bucs, with downfalls that included disastrous moments and close battles in which they almost always seemed to fall a couple of points short. Satisfaction came for the Lady Bucs during close games to Rome Free Aca- demy in which they lost by a winless single point. Frustration arrived in the guise of games with 40 turnovers and being on the losing end of a 47-8 rout. The team was led by soph- omore Shelby Stepien, and newcomers Dessa Delaney, and Gretchen VanAlstyne. The team looks forward with much enthusiasm and encouragement to the next season which should fea- ture a group of returning players. Hopefully these will be the ones to lead the team to an exciting season that should include a lot of pI'OIHlSQ.Qby Darren Narayan. .sss.s..ff:sf,:'ffi ' . . is "'-S Renee Baker provides solid defense for the Varsity Lady Buccaneers. lll nr 'YW X I Y M410 Q X QSWEGQ Q 3 I Coach DeRose discusses strategies with the young Lady Bucs. The Bucs set at the foul line as Dessa Delaney prepares to take her free throws. f Anne Marie Case gets instructions fro 96 Rose- 3:5515 4 3 W A ps.. ,. ' .. .. ,,.-M r -"' Shelby Stepien and Anne Marie Case during a break in the action. Spurfx 4 X 7 . WN 3 , Maureen Coughlin blocks a shot. 88 Q Out of bounds Girls' Volleyball play with a lot of heart th only one re- turning starter from the pre- vious season, the Girls' Varsity Volleyball team finished a tough sea- son with an overall 17-7 re- cord. This tied them with F-M for third place in the Section III Class A league with a 13-5 record. Liver- pool and West Genesee cap- tured first and second place. Coming into the 1987-88 season with a very inex- perienced varsity squad proved to be no hindrance to the team's success. With six players moving up from the JV team, which had an ex- cellent 17-1 record during the 1986-87 season, Coach Helen Kessler had much talent to work with. Even with the limited varsity ex- perience, the team's overall potential and talent made them a strong league con- tender. According to Coach Kess- ler, two factors that contri- buted to the team's success were being able to play the floor well and having two good setters. Two returning seniors, Karryn Dennie and Megan Hastings, took strong leadership roles in helping the team develop its skills. Kessler went on to comment that the playing of the whole team is what made the season so success- ful. "We were weaker at the net this year, but we made up for that with aggressive floor play," commented the coach. Along with this Kess- ler said the team had "excel- lent serving." First year varsity spiker Julie Zaryski saw the sea- son as a good learning ex- perience. "Our young players got valuable play- ing time and experience, which will help us a lot next year," she said The volleyball season had its ups and downs for the team. A definite low was los- ing to West Genesee in the semi-finals of the Sectional tournament, ending the Bucs' chance of meeting Liverpool in the champion- ship game, and ending the season. West Genesee seemed to be the only ob- stacle for the team. In three matches against West Gen- esee, Oswego couldn't come out with a victory. Other lowpoints were losing to both Fayetteville-Manlius and Auburn after earlier season wins. Many high points made the season an enjoyable one. By starting off the sea- son with a 6-0 league record, the girls showed their det- ermination to be a strong league contender. The most memorable game of the sea- son was the Bucs' second meeting against Liverpool. In front of a large home crowd, Oswego beat the number one team in two games. Previously, Live- rpool had narrowly beaten the Lady Bucs in three games, 15-13, 15-17, 15-17. After receiving uncalled for remarks from the Liverpool coach, the Lady Bucs were determined to beat the Warrior team the second time around. With a near perfect match, Liverpool fell the the Bucs, 16-14, and 15-8. Every aspect of the game - bumping, spiking, setting, blocking, and ser- ving - was carried out flaw- lessly by the Bucs. With hard work and determina- tion, Liverpool never had a chance. Other high points were the early season wins against such talented teams as Fayetteville- Manlius, Rome, and East Syracuse-Minoa. Also, two victories over rival Fulton were, as always, a pleasure. New school volleyball re- cords were also established by this year's squad. Megan Hastings established two new set records: most per game 1233 and most per match 1521. Maureen Coughlin set two new spiking records, with most per game 1135, and most per match 1235. Amy Feck set two new dump records with 12 in one game and 20 in one match. Kelly Sheffield tied for the most blocks per game - four. Making the All-league team this year was Megan Hastings. Karryn Dennie and Maureen Coughlin both made the honorable mention list. Along with this, Hastings and Dennie were selected as the Palladium- Times Co-Athletes of the Week in December for their leading roles as setters for the varsity team. Next year looks very bright for the girls' varsity volleyball team. Upcoming seniors Denise Clark, Sandy Nettles, Kelly Sheffield, and Julie Zaryski now have the Varsity experience to lead the team. Upcoming juniors Amy Feck, Aimee Campbell, Teresa Fontana, and Cathy Palmitesso will also add much talent to the team. With experience and talent, the varsity spikers are sure to go farjby Kelly Sheffield. 3.149 Ti N 'Q All Q Q .,, , , . ,, Karryn Dennie sets Amy Feck for a spike. JV spikers can't be beat nder the direction of Coach Mark Mirabito, the JV Girls' Volleyball team established a most im- pressive 23-0 overall record for the 1987-88 season. With an 18-0 league record, Os- wego captued first place in the Section III Class A league. This marked the first time a JV volleyball team from Oswego has gone un- defeated, topping the 17-1 mark set last year. When asked to pick specific factors that attributed to the team's overall record, Coach Mirabito identified three: athletic ability, hard work at practice, and experience from the Middle School. "The Freshmen came from the eighth grade team with ex- cellent skills. They played like an experienced team even though the team consis- ted of nine Freshmen and just three Sophomores," commented the coach. A remarkable achieve- ment also to note is that out of 48 games, Oswego won 46. To lose only two games out of 23 matches is a major ac- complishment for any vol- leyball team. According to Coach Mir- abito, Sophomore tri- captains Cathy Palmitesso, Aimee Campbell, and Teresa Fontana did an ex- cellent job at leading the team. "Last year, we were the followers of the older Sophomores and we learned alot. This year we became the leaders of the Fresh- men," commented Fontana. Freshman Tracy La- Plante saw the season as very productive. "We all im- proved a lot, so next year we should do just as good. Everyone received a lot of playing time," she said. Coach Mirabito viewed the season as all 12 mem- bers playing well, as a total team effort. He also noted three players who helped with their versatility - being able to play setter or spiker. These players were Rachel Johnson, Amy Steinbrecher, and Aimee Campbell. Things look bright not only for next year's JV spikers but for the Varsity team that will receive at least three new solid pl3.y6I'S..by Kelly Sheffield. e -Xian gil ji . i f Q ' ix -, 1 ji ,N .. - n 42,4 . 5 A x Tricia Pritchard stretches to put all she has into the ball. 3 is .i .,i Y . , I r X 1 2 . E . A - I , fe 1 1 , gil . 1 , 2 R g ' l is 'Q E MW 5 xi iiif2'iii i xii 1 s QM Eli: 11"Zli Maureen Coughlin utilizes her height and leaping ability to patrol the net for incoming balls. fiigm i' Ufflix Q Q-ir vu S :Liv FQQV uns- - ,xl .I jill: Lwix x 'AXIIA K! f4.!XXFK.J.X gglf- ,-Qfxrxif Q 0... Rachel Johnson waits for the ball to come down. Sports Q X9 .Cyril I' s. D s 1 4' - 'fs .4l..4"l' """"'-T N A NEISNL Swimmers paddle with strength oaches Jim McCaul and Thomas Alt- man have a lot to be proud of with this year's Varsity Boys' Swimming and Diving team, whose record showed marked improvement over the course of the season. With a large number of freshmen and sophomores on the team, the team could only seek gradual improve- ment throughout the year, and that's what they got. Swimmers set and broke personal records through- out the course ofthe season. Senior captain Steve Saba- tini said, "Times went down with a lot of personal bests. 7 That's all you can ask for, we were a very young team." Coach McCaul attributed these personal triumphs to "hard work." He lauded Matt Mitchell and Pat Chet- ney as team stand-outs. Mitchell, a sophomore, re- ceived particular praise for his dedication to the sport, which impressed his coach. All-league honors went to Chetney, Mitchell, Saba- tini, and Jim Tschudy. League honors also went to Junior diver Dan Kells with a 224.6 point performance, breaking a 15-year old rec- ord in diving. Lauditory comments for lil ll 90 Out of I3 0 znids . i Z it 2 1, Matt Mitchell and Coach John Moore watch a heat, while Rusty Saucer and Jim Tschudy watch the camera. W ig V ll Y Nr iff?-. L improvement went to Rob Cole, Dan Lapus, Mike Sar- kissian, Ginny Taylor, Jeff Tonkin, and Tim Wanek. Much of the talent came from the younger swim- mers, giving the coaches reason to be optimistic for next year. McCaul says, "The pro- gram is going to take off next year. The kids are going to be more competitive in the league. I see their im- provement plus their exper- ience to be a factor? This gives the program some- thing to look for in the fu- tuI'Q.Qby John DeSantis 'iw 4. PM Steve Sabatini catches his breath after a heat. S 4 Diver Vicki Mangano sizes up the pool, before she makes her attempt at the perfect dive. X Friend insp at Chetney is the first to tell you that swimming isn't his favorite sport in the world. Then, why even participate? It stems from an admiration he had for a friend of his, OHS alumnus Dave Hem- ink. Hemink set many rec- ords while he was here. "I was inspired by him," says the Junior, Chetney. Pat was a First-team All- leaguer, following a league Honorable Mention he re- ceived as a sophomore. He lwas also deemed Pal- ladium-Times Athlete of the Week this year. Good honors in a sport that he doesn't plan to pursue after high school. But he does plan to make the most ofthe rest ofhis swimming career. He hopes to make it to the Sectional and State champi- onships next year. Coach Jim McCaul com- plimented Pat for his contri- i res Chetney bution to the team, "He ben- efitted the team by Chisb ver- satility, he's very skilled in three of the four strokes. He's very team-oriented, in that he was willing to fill in where the team needed him." Pat attributes much of his success to two popular char- actersics in the life of an athlete. First he says he has an "inner-drive," that helps him to reach back for that something extra when he needs it. Second, is backing by his parents and those close to him. "My family is a big supporter," he explains. So, if Pat isn't going to continue swimming after high school, where will he focus his interests? Pat is working now toward his in- terest in body building. Un- til then, he'll be lighting up the natatorium with low time and high speeds in the water, next yearyby John De- Santis Jeff Sarkissian gets a strong push off for that early lead in the backstroke. QQ GK apical! f 2 ---- .--- 3 Ginny Taylor gets mentally pre- pared for her dive. mal? r xM-Ql.K'7 2 fu? 55 7'n- l l A ' ,',...Q-1-,--1-vpr-1,-w -----4... fs- ,I 5, ,w. -j D3 -AQ V --X' N... .Aff fit-M U an j 4-,M cn U Q ? Pat Chetney takes his place on the starting platform. After finishing their heat, Rahul Seth and Tim Wanek want more victims. Sports Q 91 .1 1 Y L i t tl 1 mo llq X Robin Holbert looks to make that el- usive 7-10 split. 92 4 Out ofBounds Chris Lamb displays the form that has earned him so many accolades throughout his bowling career. Lamb sets high sights en Oswego first got its bowling team last year, it must have been a great feeling for Chris Lamb. Now a senior, he has been interested in bowling for six years. His introduc- tion to the sport came from within his family. "My father used to bowl, I went out for fun, then joined a league." From there, Chris has put together a long string of victories, capped most re- cently with a victory in the statewide tournament of the Youth Bowlers Tour CYBTJ. He is also, scholas- tically, the fourth ranked bowler in the state, point- wise, and a city tournament victor. Chris led the league in average this year and bowled an impressive 790 series, including a near per- fect game in the 280's. His favorite part of bow- ling is "the accomplishment of winning, being on top." After he graduates, Chris will enter a regional tour where he will dedide whether he will join a semi- professional tour or not. These are the type of goals that champions are made Of.Qby John DeSantis Varsity rollers establish team and records swego established itself as a strong bowling contender, as a solid corps of boys and girls were competit- ive against other schools. Led by Senior Chris Lamb, four of the top seven league bowlers were Bucs. Joining Chris, as First-team All leaguers were his brother, Sophomore Bryan Lamb, and Juniors Jody DelBrocco and Myke Perry. First year- coach Joe Losurdo, assisted by sibling Jim, were credited by Lamb as helpful and lik- able, making their inaugural year a success. One problem for the team seemed to be putting other teams away. There would al- ways be a lapse. Said Fresh- man Jeremy Watchus, "We never could win the third game, we'd always lose by ten pins or less." In the state tournament, the team was leading all the way until a set back in the final game burst their bubble. It seemed to be a season bordering on great- ness. It was one that the bowlers can be proud of for their strong appearances. Perry tells how the team had, "the top four of five highest series, and the second, third, and fourth highest games ," high- lighted by an impressive 790 series, with a 280 game in that series. The team will retain en- ough solid underclassmen to stay strong next year alsolbyy John DeSantis Indoor Track gives good preparation y, G, he Indoor Track team looked to be a harbinger of suc- cess for the spring track team. There were many outstanding part- icipants on both the girls' and guys' teams. Coach Erwin Dewey found strengths in both the runn- ing and the field events. On the lady's side, there was the always powerful Wendy Seaton, spring pentathlete. She received All-league honors in the winter for high jump and shot put. Dewey also cited runner Mary Jo Wlazlo for her strong contri- bution. On the guys' side, the field events were headed by All- league pole vaulter John Ponzi, and All-league long jumper Dave Ellingwood, and his event partner, John Hastings. Distance runner Rick Angelina was deemed a most valuable asset by his coach. Jeff Cole and Jeff Sheldon also gave reason for hope of success in the hurdle events. Indoor Track is important for the runners. Wlazlo says, "the people that have been out running all winter can do a lot more than the people that haven't." El- lingwood felt that it can be used as a barometer for the spring season. "It showed us how we can do individu- ally against the other com- petitors in the league." is-N un 1 Heather Plank, Mary Jo Wlazlo, Lisa Catalone, and Erin Kerley huddle for warmth, following their winter jog. Mockey Habeeb limbers up those cold and tired legs. . ........ . Kim Kolaida coming into the home- stretch. Coach Dewey, despite having records set in the sprint relay CHastings, Ponzi, Ellingwood, and An- gelinaj, and in the 1600 meters CAngelinaJ, entered the spring track season cautiously. "We're a young team, inexperienced, we have a few veterans but you have to cover 17 events." Lady Buc Erin Kerley is more optimistic about her success and that of her teammates. "We're going to be better this year," she for- ecast. The extra experience gained from the successful indoor track season can't hurt the spring teamsjby John DeSant'is 5 , X A9586 Q 'if Lisa Catalone, Ameer Habeeb, Rick Angelina, Mockey Habeeb, Randy Kandt, and others, decide wholll run the marathon. N1V'f'a9.x' ', ,.-.g1fi,,, ?lF I, Leadership ff tang! Xf'-TVX ' 4 A 4. j X .fjtfFi154lnY'. 5532? x ' X KX' 'AX fy!! 94 4 Oni Qfliwznzlls porting a young team, OHS Hockey coach Pete Sears, looked to his three Senior captains, Dick Owens, Jason Mantaro, and Tom Roman, for goal prod- uction and to Senior goal- tenders Tim Lundy and Bill Snyder for goal deterring. The team sported a 12-7-1 record, with a 7-5 league re- cord, good enough for third place. Second-team All- leaguer Roman was pleased with the team's success. "It's the best record we've had since I've played," said the three-year veteran of the squad. However, Junior Joe Egan, a second-year member, felt that the team's accomplishments were "relatively the same as last year." The team did accomplish some things to be proud of, though. They skated away with a 4-3 overtime victory against powerhouse Ithaca. The skaters also captured the Lake Placid Tourna- Marana WM, propels varsity skaters ment and climbed to sev- enth in the state ranking polls. However the season was dimmed with such set- backs as a loss to Fulton, giving the rival their only victory of the season, a one point loss to West Genesee that kept the Bucs from capturing a second place league finish, and a season- ending loss in the sectionals to Skaneateles. Honors did not escape this year's Seniors. Joining Roman on the Second-team All-league roster was goalie Snyder. Making the First- team All-league squad was Mantaro, who also captured the MVP award in the Lake Placid tournament and reset his points-scored re- cord with 55 points, break- ing last year's mark by three points. Roman set a new mark for most goals scored in a season, with 26, followed closely by Mantaro with 24 goals and 31 assists. Roman and Owens each 2 3135 J Ulf garnered 23 assists apiece, while Snyder maintained an 89? save percentage. Providing a pleasant sur- prise was Jason Guido, who became the first eighth gra- der to score a goal for the Varsity Bucs. It will be these young members of this team, des- cribed by Sears as one of his youngest, withhalf of them not yet Juniors, that will need to further develop for the team's success. Another thing that will be needed is the emergence ofa new corps of leaders to take the place of this year's departing tri- captains, Roman, Mantaro, and Owens. Roman says, "Joe CEganJ and Mike CHer- rerab will be the key because they'll be the only three-year veterans." Herrera sums up what the team will need with three concepts: "Hard work, cooperation, and a desire to WlI1.', .by Joh n DeSa'nfis. Q T - gk. 8' i --... -5- :..- -rf ':f - Z --I -- -- 5? dp is Senior tri-captains Jason Mantaro, Tom Roman, and Dick Owens kept the Dick Owens poises himselfin front of team a close-knit group. the net. I :wfbs " kv X81 Ns X -K ,lu The trio of Dick Owens, Jason Mantaro, and Tom Roman stymied opposing defenses with a high powered scoring attack. iss eoioii, K eeiiil. ieei loalie Tim Lundy watches as all the action stays around the opposinggoal. Junior Mike Herrera shouts words of encour agement to his teammates SN., The soccer cheerleaders show true balance and agility. Cheerle ader athlete s? ries of "Get Psy- ched!" and "Let's Go!" do not seem the stuff of which controversy is made. How- ever, even as the cheerlead- ing squads of Ms. Mary Beth Maroney Cfootball and wres- tlingj, Ms. Cheryl Irwin Csoc- cer and basketballj, and Mrs. Deana Masuicca Cfrosh football and basketballl, led our fall and winter sports teams to one of the more suc- cessful campaigns in recent years, it was controversy which dogged their perform- ances. Throughout the year, de- bate has centered on whether or not Mr. Joseph Wilbur, Athletic Director, was correct in declaring cheerleading a sport here at OHS. The participants are now excused from their gym classes as a result of this de- 96 Q Out of Bounds cision. "Cheerleading re- quires practice every day and they also have to per- form at games," says Ms. Maroney. The fact that it takes up much of their time and involves gymnastic skills should receive athletic recognition. Ms. Irwin agrees, stating that cheer- leading is also associated with the Athletic depart- ment here at OHS. Cheerleading is not a club because there are tryouts to determine the teams. Also While cheerleading is not re- garded as a competitive ac- tivity, the squads have com- peted in prior years, and have fared reasonably well. Cheerleading meets all the requirements to be consid- ered a sport: several hours of practice, dedication, some competition, and most of all, t6aII1WOI'k.Qby Darren Narayan Soccer cheerleading captain Dawn Hawkins makes sure the girls are ready to encourage a victory. P The Buc Football cheerleaders celebrate after a big score. M., - ---' H W,.LN . ., ,,,, , . . A .1 Viv if 1 "M " - 0 2 .5- up ,-. , pi ribntr 5 is be , at t i i W 'tfyffi it "fe t t - -wwf Donoghue is the spirit leader at a basket- Wrestling pep squad keeps things lively at mat- side. + I'1 QA assortment of fall cheerleaders wait for a ride to the Fulton-Oswego games. Spams Q .fr to Brothers and sisters work elp is often gained and per- formances im- proved when siblings participate in the same sports. They learn together through sports to become both better athletes and better people. Darren and Trevor Crovitz learned to play soc- cer in England, where it is played nine out of twelve months. "English kids are bred on the game. My ad- venture of playing football with my British peers en- abled my skills to increase in sync," says Darren. Darren's four year record supports this contention. Trevor also made varsity and looks forward to an- other year on the squad. Since they played on the same team throughout the year, there were many op- portunities to encourage each other. They are com- petitive but are very sup- portive also. Darren has been coaching Trevor ever since his little brother joined the sport. This year, Darren led the OHS team in scoring and has set several goals for his little brother to follow. Trevor is not envious of his older brother's im- pressive marks, but instead looks to them with great en- thusiasm and hopes to erase them with his own. After school, in their backyard, Megan and John Hastings spent hours prac- ticing together. This not only reinforced their soccer skills but their sibling re- lationship as well. Megan began playing soc- cer at age nine. She and John participated in the same youth program. This provided some early com- petition for the youngsters. A third member of the family, Sara, began soccer when she saw how much her older brother and sister were enjoying the sport. She says it is hard to live up to the expectations that she feels are held for her be- cause of the accomplish- ments of John and Megan. She will have to work hard, but she says that there is "no serious rivalry," among her and her two older siblings, but more of a "fun teasing type." Their re- lationship does not cause conflicts as would be expec- ted from three siblings in the same sport, but instead helps them as they practice together and exchange help- ful tips and ideas on the sport. Megan laughed as she said of John, "None of his advice has ever helped, but my teachings have made him what he is today." A members of the Varsity Swim teams, Alan and Kim Shenefiel have both been driven to their physical boundaries to excel in a sport which they both love. Kim says she has always loved swimming and it was a great opportunity to sup- port the OHS team and keep in shape. She started at about six months of age and has been enjoying the sport competitively as well as leisurely ever since. "In swimming, as in any sport, you have to take crit- icism. Other people notice your mistakes more frequ- ently than you. If you use their advice in a positive manner, you will un- doubtedly improve, not only as a swimmer, but also as a person." says Kim. She and her brother work together as a team and make constructive com- ments on each other's per- forance. Their love for the sport has been great motiva- tion for both of them. They have also exchanged advice which has helped improve their techniques and subse- quently improved their times considerably. Rahul and Rashmi Seth both became interested in tennis under their dad's in- fluence. She has since shown competitveness in the sport byjoining the var- sity team while still in the eighth grade. She has been displaying her talents ever since. He began as a fresh- man. Since then he has had to work especially hard to compete with his other teammates who had started younger than he. He has since developed the physical and strategic toughness to keep up with the varsity team. "I feel that I am more of a strategic thinker," says Rahul. "My finesse shots have a tendency to win more points than my power strokes? Rahul says that they have both benefitted from each other being in the sport. They both can play each other directly, this can develop good skills and tech- niques. They can also share strategies and plans that Cach finds beneficial during is or her game. "I definitely feel that since we are in the same sport, it has brought improvement in both of our games." Andres and Diego ebaudy share similar ttitudes on and off the ourt or field. Both are re- erved until they step into competition. The two brothers show similar alents on both the tennis ourts and soccer fields. iego says he does not feel .nferior to his older brother, despite losing to him a majority of the time in Eennis. Andres enjoys an dge over his younger Jrother, as he jokes, "I just Evant to always make sure 'rn better than him." Their fespect for each other shows Lhe closeness and the light ieartedness of the revalry etween these two siblings. hey are not extremely com- gmetitive but are encouraging Lowards one another. They iave worked together and iow are reaping the benefits if family teamwork. Usually in a group of two siblings the older influences xhe younger, but in this un- que relationship Rick Lenahan provided the influ- lnce for his older sister, kristina. She practiced at iome but did not start com- oetitively until she joined Vlr. Benjamin's youth soc- :er program. She then went in to play for the middle school team as an eighth grader. Rick's interest in soccer vas mostly provided by his nother as an attempt to keep him active. He began playing in the second grade in the same program as his sister. He played as a part- icipant of the middle school team as well as a member of the JV squad before being promoted to varsity. He cur- rently has plans for another year on the varsity team. Kristina says that Rick and she work together as a team. They often practice in their backyard together and attend each other's games. They often make comments on each other's per- formances and they both try to improve one another's game. Each says they have both gone to their sibling for advice to improve their games. Since these two siblings get along well and work together as a pair it has helped them reach some of their well deserved achie- vements. Through aspiration and desire, hope and downfall these siblings have stuck together as a team. They both encourage each other and are constantly trying to improve each other's games, as well as their own. That's what families are all about - teamwork. Through this aspect they have un- doubtedly obtained some of their biggest "goals".Qby Da1'renNarayan 53,5 ' I T iam M1531 . 4 it 9 ' 1 :fi sl ' . NJS. V7 l -Jw-J' Q- de' .J- , 7,31 - A x 'R X 1 A if Yip . 1 ' ' ' rn Qlion w X. fl? . . jx! if XX I if Yi, 5 ' 2 1' Q Q Quia z K7 N I ff, ex ff, ji' !,,f Xxx 'PNN-f -' C fig V'.- , . f ANN-4-. 1 " c -217 LJ' f' 57 it c Pr ly-ifrx - :Y . 'S igg lf I 1 i, .ff " ig . 41 I f -' ii-J is we- l as 9l1QitSDF+. Sport f sfifl .. iR5 F il? THQKSNG my D+ MIX? H' WE- Q O azusfiilo Q1 4Juniors Mike Nelson and Spencerllohnson demonstrated that school food doesn't obey the laws of gravity. QSophomore Stephanie Poydock trying to look cuter than her mirror. Freshman Tim Flint with a look of wonderment 100 4 Set no Limits -f , :Q M S ga l l' ' VE!! li ..,- zgz E' fi- 2 EE' QF? n ,ll Esfl .ff lf Q 'lv WEE: Q mgnfig I, E3 ii if , :E 5 2 Ag lfkgglg fl 'Rui L ,o,s A 83 ll ls nderclass geyvwl M Underclassmen are the future seniors. They are the ones who will rep- resent the school, and try to make it a better place to learn. Because the un- derclassmen are the largest section of the school population, they have more of an opportuntity to be noticed for their best achievements in academics, sports, and other interests they may have. The underclassmen depend on each other for support in every way possi- ble, and without each other's help, their success would be more difficult to achieve. As the people in this school grow, they learn the ways and values of life. They have the chance to become more acdemically aware, and to ex- pand their horizions to reach life-time goals. As the freshmen enter the school, they sometimes have mixed feelings about being the new people in the school. Freshmen not only are un- aware of how to act, but they are also oblivious to what is expected of them. Through hard work, and constant mo- tivation, they will be able to master the ways of the school. I I The sophomores usually feel relieved from the pressure of being a freshman. Although they are not yet upperclass- men, they are considered a bit more mature than previously. Even though they still have two more years to grow, that one year they spent being a fresh- man prepared them for what is to ahead. Being a junior means opportunity for new experiences, both academic and social. Juniors, although some- times unaware of what they Want, are expected to set goals for their lives both in and out of school. The juniors will do whatever is necessary to achieve their expectations, and get "beyond the limits" in trying to accom- plish them. When the goals have all been reached, and expectations met, they are still underclassmen and everyone, but them, knows it. Underclassmen make up the largest and undoubtedly most significant part of the school. Without their support, and understanding the importance of this school would be greatly dimin- iShed.QbyA'imee Carter and Keri Anderson Underclassmen 4 101 shocked by John Gosek works out weight room. 102 Q Set No Limits 4msswwwn tells her as they head for the James Philips strolls down to lunch. 'EA L. ,,,,w,,,Y., Dustm Wahrendorf an 1-1-lx the real Y-I 4 Freshmen cheerleaders get together and show off their legs. Q Sophomores take a break from a hetic day of school. Q Chris Hogan looks fearful as he enters the nurse's office. Underclass Q 103 'K 'Min fir 'X ..-1 Gretchen Julie Funk Mr. McCaul Wendy Nelson Jason Rinaldo V3I1AlStyI1e Vice President Class Advisor Secretary Treasurer President eing a freshmen is a new, frightening, confusing and exciting experience for all. Since this is their first year in the High School, many go through changes trying to adjust to new ways, new people and new places. However, after a while every- thing starts to fit into place, and everyone gets a chance to prove himself to others. The first few weeks of High School usually seem to be the hardest for most freshmen. Not only do they have trouble finding and getting to their classes, but they are not used to the way things are run. A typical reaction to the initial freshman experience came from Jean Collier, who said, "I was confused at first, but after about a week I knew what I was doing." When asked what his biggest problem in adj u- sting to freshman life was, Scott Regan stated, "Trying to figure out my schedule!" 104 9 Below The Limits The freshmen year is something to look back on, and re- member for always. Looking back, Senior Lisa Santore thought "It's not half as bad as you expect it to be. If you can master the first week, you've got it made. To me it was the best time of my life. It gave me a chance to grow and love." Like most of the memories you make, these will be fond ones. You will reflect on them later and cherish them. This year, the freshmen plan on doing many things in order to raise money for their senior experience. Some of the events planned so far are a pizza pool party, a dance, and, in order to provide some immediate reward to those who put forth the effort to make the freshman year suc- cessful, a trip to Darien Lake. The freshmen are hoping that their efforts will allow them to enjoy an exclusive vac- ation to celebrate their last year in High School. Throughout the year, no matter if successful or not, the freshmen have learned a great deal. While at the same time acquiring a well needed education, they have experienced a part of life that will stay with them forever. These are the times they will look back on, and remember with pride. Over the next three years, these freshmen will grow and learn to become our future seniorsjby Aimee Carter V ' -W5 V 11' , e k"' , xv, , V 5 M 1 r f M f 3: I ff 2 X9 AA f 5 M if A is a , f f ,C , !v I' A I if M Q, M Q Q 5. .QQ 0.124 Q M 1 i is if . O , is ,, ,A,, ,,,.,, ,., ,., , . W H if 1 5 f in .,,,. , ,-:,M,w,s, A ' cw ,rv - ffcffg, Qsswf b snags ff F ir ,v-, E Q 4 1 'M . 1136 - 2. ,',il,5ffi ffwl lik' an yw,,W,.w -fffff ,, sf, if - f ' V ' - We Q k' fn, or ' 1 I 4 I 'N l E if x lp? .0-M, ,V , , .ey f , 4 af fi 5 f , " Nia F , My W Il Y' -f rl, f 2 1 K+ ,,-. 5 Vx xv 41' 1 . A ' ' '4,1QYaiHf'w.:f..w l , ff. , '1x1??1:1,o-zzmf gif ,, 1 f "1 Q - gm- Ti-4 ,"'i-1',-.- - . W - f1':11f-WN:-""4cM-V ' i ug ', wjaji. Craig Adkins Konnie Allen Lani Allen Michael Altimonda Lina Alton Michelle Ambrose Carl Anderson Mike Annal Michael Anesko Aimee Angerleri Tony AuClair Jeff Auyer Brandy Austin Kate Auleta William Bandla Katrina Backus Howard Baker Robert Baker Steve Baldwin Eric Barcomb Heidi Barker Bill Barney Krissy Bateman Michael Batelle .fl Katrina Fellows laughs. 'IW ,w"" Rodney Broadwell IS caught m an awkward position. Freshmen Q 105 Karey Bauer Karen Beck Sean Beckwith Matt Bianchi Mary Balicic Karl Bisbee Eric Bissonette Michele Bower Scott Boyea Stephanie Brace Jeff Brancato Matt Brancato Dina Breen Mike Briglin Claude Broadwell Jamie Broadwell Rodney Broadwell Bethany Brown Chad Brownell John Bugow Bill Bullock Krissy Burke Joe Bushey Kristin Butler Sean Callen Helen Canale John Carney Russell Carson Shannon Carter Rob Casper Matt Chetney Carey Christman Eddie Clifford Tiffany Cloonan Quentin Cole Jenna Collier Ellen Comerford Nicole Converse Dina Conzone Paul Conzone Shannon Conzone Lori Coon Shane Cooper Jennifer Cormier Colleen Cory Andrew Crisafulli Brian Crisafulli Karen Crisafulli 106 Q Beyond No Limits .fffizwi -' - . Q 5:42-- - lei.: g.ffs:g.2s2gif:g ,,::.., . . N A N I S X, .WW A Q. Qi X X X Q f s vi, Q ii. 'Y N f mg if?-:QSSSQEE -4- A y 2: 2 '14-QQ. f -2 al 1, 1 i. rw. N YN X K 5 ft ,X i XD f- A gt 1 , X S it a i S . on Q X l 4 1 fi ,- 4 5 ii5 Qi,, l ,'sQ., S A. .,,. W, is Y. 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A ir 1 Q S Lb X 1 x A , ,- 3' X C I 1 V x X M l .i S 4 Becky Jones Cory Jones Melanie Jaskula Kevin Kauffman Kendall Keaty Kimberly Keefe Holly Keil Dale Kells Duane Kells Peter Kelly Brian Kerfien Chris King Marcy Klinger Kristin Koliada Melissa Knosp Richard Kuno Amanda Lamb Tracey Landry Shawna Landphere Tracy LaPlante Dan Lapus Tammy Lapchenko Amie Lawson Jean Lavere Vnderrlass Q 109 Paul Leary Julie Leavens 5 Erich LeBeau L Q Regina Leonard George Lewis Katrina Lewis wg, ' .Kal LL L L E I X 3 5 L is Ll Ez' E " ' as Qre- if 'Z riiri 'S ..ii cathieen Lindsay R L Christine Lindsay Q ,uf g re e or 4 Kenneth Lohr n J iiiii L ' Brenda Lomire ,y o J K A ' tq4?q R iii i 1 1 J' R Nioolo Longo A L 4 f Jennifer Losurdo iLL XX Sandy Machuga Todd Maclean Pete Magnante Bob Magner Shelley Mahaney Fred Malone Jason Mansfield Neil Mantle it Brian Mangano L' 'L-' s 5 5 XX X x x T is as 1. if X s s lv p b :E 5 K L o U is Q XX John Manwaring Chad Martin Regina Matteson ML fx R .R oo gf-'Sr K mf ,gg Ze 1 yr ,Q J W, 2 1 if , W Rachael Johnson and Sarah Hastings enjoy their "home-packed" lunches. 110 Q Beyond No liimifs X X 5 K L ixy xX ' 5 Junior Angela Earnhart looks on as Ryan Doubet checks out the stock market. i M-eyyawm .M W... :Q 4 321: is QQ: ov QQ N Q?" x 2, 1 Q. ,X .. ,H -in Ex -., a 5 K ' ' Y 'X V ' Y K . 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Qars ' ' cliii Cf- ' " -' Q si' f K i 4 -safe Hiiiif, Wifi xl. iii. lfE2:rS'.,,Ls x fl , , . A :-. s. 11- ,using - . . c 3-s55:::,-R C, ix C 1' F r'ssr f R 3, R arsa c - 132 M osie 4 is R X A T ' Q . 9 m. . ':" r . . if I xi J 4.9 f xx, cesss ssss 553 :L r., , 9 M 3 i'. .1 if -:sas 'Aiwa sf.-1: i si u, 1 M V. what as QV we 'X X Q, 5' li 3, ! X83 f xg f if f TE g . l is 1 E m T sag fi 5-, fs:fzx'e:"r -- A 21 '- The calm before the storm: the hall before the lunch rush. Faith Graham in an unsuspecting moment. 117 Q B1 youd the Limiis - rss gs yt , ,H A ' .: 2 Ml? 7 ,R ii: :fun ...,, Y it D Q 4 Q. ld Y X S Ks x st, . U nr- f X. ii, Q I i K . A ., m l? L xXAL m WJ. if - .f 1 .-wsgg env -.9 . . ,sg ...:,l:sss . Q- W 'T 'wlifiilfi' Ai at . f X.-n X-25 - E vi ' S x K x,k. Vgsbtv , - U N.-C 4- X 'I i i.l7-if tX'6Ki,H.iaw.wiNEzi X' A Y -,xx 4 fXk i 1 , Chad Roy Raymond Rudd Chup Russell Tony Santoro Mike Sarkessian Helen Sawyer Jill Scandura Melissa Sandader Nancy Schell Teresa Scruton Stephanie Segretto Scott Selnoske Andrew Sgarlata Greg Shambo Karen Shannon Becky Shebelske John Sheldon Corrie Sheridan Candee Sherman Linda Slight Kimberly Smith Matthew Smith Megan Smith Tim Spadafore Juha Kyntojarvi on his way to class. tg Freshman Kathy Sullivan shares good times with her friends. I'ml+'rr'I11s rr V Q Bimfw' org! lf -'-:-zzgzlr.. ' Sara Spencer Holly Steele Candice Stein Amy Steinbrecher Scott Sternberg Valerie Stevens Yvonne Stevens Cynthia Straka Anna Marie Sreet Kathleen Sullivan Kisham Sweet W- ..,,- sam M use ..., Q .M We fe 'YTW M- 'SBIM X vs fs w .N ' xv. X Q r . 1 if K iii- ' , A, if I what A .,,, E ET.- , ' l ffl N l , Ak Q gd Q of L Y l X to 3 , , A J April Sweeting 3 'Q S f y LRE i " 1 'iiii ffii i ,"' . fi Greg Swindon ' Soma Symbofski ' 1 TES if-J ' Jennifer Szelugu S as Danielle Teifke T NQQQ aic . d eccliaac A 4 A A Dana Thomas 1, fi V ' Ki f Jennifer Thomas 16 by 2 5tttoe,t oto,aott at SU ld ii Kristine Thompson J Sfi 1 Sandy Tddd fd ddd J eff Tonkin 1 ldddd r S,-is Chad Truell 1 'dd' if ' slsds Amy Van Buren Jennifer Van Buren Jlilw Stephanie Woodland and Kim Keefe enthusias- tically flash their smiles for the photographer. 114 G Beyond the Limits C U M ,:, or S we ,gd K hz 'fa xd- ?'., Q. N 931 Racheal Johnson and Allison Grant enjoy a great conversation together as they get ready for a party. : ef, , Qwfl? E? Ei iii . is I3 3 gggb K 1 f Mike Van Buren Karin Vermilye Eric Victory Tom Vivemore Leah Walker Shannon Walker Kristy Waring Heather Warner Kati Walpole Jeremy Watchys vc if-f Katrina Wemple iigf kawmm Tanya Wheeler Bill White Holly Whitney Arthur Wills Heather Witkowski Chris Wood :' KWH V' f Jennifer Wood Stephanie Woodland Donna Wright Any Yawman Salvatore Zagame Rob Zuber - ' ,, ,,t..,, 1: Av . Kelly Zufelt e' I , T Sandra Bragg ' Shane Denny o- tf 1 Randy Dorval What Do Freshman Do For Fun? When asked What freshmen do for fun, here is what some said: Chad Brownell: "I like to play basketball, ski, and listen to music." Tony Santoro: "I pump iron and chase girls" Greg Gibson: "I like to ski, pump iron, chase Women and listen to music" "Tiffany" and "Dee Dee": "We like boys, to dance, and gym- nasticsf' Tim Flint: "Swimming, running, and listening to music."' Gretchen VanAlstyne and Pam Favata: "Go to parties, the beach, and to soccer, basketball, and football games." ld! Sam Conzone Dan McMillen Miss Irwin Aimee Nelson Dustin President Vice President Class Advisor Sem-emyy Wahrendorf Treasurer Renee I-Iinrichs shows the world the only thing to fear is the camera itself. 116 Q Beyond no limits lthough the Sophomores feef relieved at no longer being 2 freshman, they still feel as ii they should do their best tc be accepted by others. It is their duty to set an example for the freshmen and to help guide them along their patlr through High School. Being a Sophomore requires a greai deal of hard Work and dedication, Sophomores encountor a great deal ol peer pressure as Well as academic pres- sure. They feel they must get good gra- des to succeed. 'They are trying to pre- pare themselves for their Junior SAT's that will allow them to be accepted intc a college of their choice. Some of the activities this year by the Sophomores were the traditional sale of magazines, and a sale of red and green carnations for the Christmas season. Sophomores undoutedly play a signifi- cant role in the school. Although they are now in the middle, they have still moved one step closer to gradu- al1i0l'1.Qby Jackie Ruch 62 Keri Anderson My ,,,W.,, Jl JW .,,, ia -l ' f, W 'Z' 1, W . P I in ' ii qi H '-5, Q if a H 4 as ,, 14 1 1 by 5 ff 7 3 W f , fa. i fi x ' fr W 912 -V - if 4, '28 , 7 5 r 1 N K l .. X.. I .yy l M Z 1 J 1 N LM .,,,..., , bg? ,,,, . he-37? , i J'--, ikh' ff 5, ,A W,,,k , ,.,,,.,,, .. ,,,,.,,, W' ' www: , .sniaszffst f J J QM? -- vw ,i Q xy X J A , iiyrifgd , fi 4, 1, I, 1 ' ' ' !LE5,3?'fr li' gf 'vw' f gf! 0,' V 1 g'l '?, zX1fl'. A ,y y . 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'ek ,KR fy? . , I Staci Ackerly Julie Aluzzo Sam Amedio Corrie Angeleri Charles Arens Bobby Ascenzi Cindy Ashbee Paul Attwood Shawn Auslin Julie Auyer Brandy Babcock Rhonda Bullard Gary Budd Sandy Bruce Scott Brown Jeff Brown Jeanette Brown Frank Brosch John Branshaw Tlm Branshaw Kevin Bradford Francine Bradford Wayne Bowman Christina Botting Rick Bonney Scott Bivens Bryant Bivens Brian Betz Faye Beshures Becky Bernys Angela Bellardini Michael Beckwith Deborah Beckwith Jolene Becksted Jennifer Battles Lisa Bartholomew Douglas Barnes Mike Barlow Kris Barlow Melanie Bardner Kevin Baker John Baker Ifrzderclass o 117 Teresa Bullard Robert Burns Michelle Burnside John Burke Carol Buske Phillip Cady Amy Callan Aimee Campbell Gabe Capplill Sibyl Carnal Chris Caroccio Thomas Carr Aimee Carter Bobby Castaldo Jeffrey Castaldo Ann Marie Case Tyler Chapman Tricia Chan -in , A f -, :W fm .mia-'aff-W4 67 a ft A ' ,, f : 1' , ' f 5 H ,Ml , ,xr f I ,aw A, M .,,,.., .3 ' K ef" V W M Wifi? Tf"2 4 . 9 . 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M li E2 iyya c J , J 4 Q J J- ' , Scott Hoefer Mike Hoenow Chris Hogan Ray Hogan Marnie Hunter Matt Izyk Carey Izzett Heather J adus Eric Johnson James Jones Jennifer Joyce Randy Kandt Mike Keating Doug Kells Kip Kelsey Erin Kerley J ennefer Ketchum Julie Kimmel Cheryl King Chris Kolp Doug Kuchek Amy Kurtz Ryan Lagoe Brian Lamb Greg Lamson Rebecca Landry Jeff Leavens Tina Leavens Diego Lebaudy Rob Lee Underclassmen 4 1 Pl Jeff Lewis Jennifer Lewis Stephanie Lewis Matthew Loadwick Kelly Lomire David Longley Karyn Lukens Matthew Lundy y Ram Mahajan Paul Mahaney Jennifer Majlaton Arin Manale Jim Manning Michael Manwaring Scott Manwaring Michelle Marino Ann Martin Kevin Martin Nicki Martin Molly Masuicca Suzanne Mayer Brian McGraw Patrick McMahon Robert McMahon Mike McManus Dan McMillan Dave Mead Mike Meehan Kristin Meredith Allison Michalski ' r- 122 4 Beyond the Limits V597if?:i?'3iiii:eiiE95ETfl sg 1 N Q- ., ,, , . ,,,, 4 i',t, X Q in L we .rsi ,, H, fiii 2. 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V ,,1V. ii-..W-, t ',A2 , J f f Ig, J, ,' - J y 1' v N. gs A ',,' 1 fr n Darren Narayan and Gary Budd discussed sophomoric plans on the ramp. , -as ' Q in. ,s W in is at iii ' K l F In 1 Q l ansn s-la i aifliliitiisyli 'MTX , ,f . 1521 2 ' " 5' - , N 4 1 A ,si G4 . , ,, . lf' wifi W" , Q, ,VV fi n,dn . 57? fl , -in., ' lg Af f' K ww i lm , f 4 ,1.- 'ffl iinisafi. vi - ,f 1,4 ,,,.,, 1, ,E ,:., ,. , ,,.,,, 1f,, , ,Q .,., 4 , if "' 2 x . ,. 3 XY V ' ,fl - 4 Q ii 2 ., f1"v'ff - r 1-1' f - v v.' 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I'rzflcrr'Iassn1ew 4 I v Aimee Campbe Melissa Turner Jeanette Uriondo Mike Vandish Kathleen VanEmerik Debbie Vickery Mike Vivlemore John VonEsch Guy Wadus Kimberly Wallace 126 Q Beyond the limits ll, Amy Fee - - N 1 1 K Di wh k and Amy Nelson really look like they are " " ..,,. ef P' -". . N ,,,,. Q 7, eeee 'X ,I X X xi 'Sk Q S S. Q. S 2 E 3 3 s K J Angela Bellardini shoots the ball and makes it! gms' 2: I Darren Narayn geetures to make a polnt 79 Q in' game of hoop. 5 ' ' f11"1'f- ,... ,Q Keith Whiteside f W Q o' ee e at Q- . e Le ' ' Jody WIICOX t n W ' a 1 April Wilder eeeeee no eeeeee t t ee Aaron Wins i t r f Alisha Wilmott t 1 + as r ,Q , Y eeeQ" - '14 5, xqgk, ' tz, I . - it Q, Heath Winkler gs - o' Q W , , an eeee eee W Sean Woods r t Tricia Woodward at Scott Zollitsch X U Z Q 5 4 Q John Gosek shows off his great body. 75 U C O D' Mary Galvin rests after a tiring Underclass Q 127 Jason Noel Lisa Lloyd Mr. Kern Lisa Catalone Denise Clark President Vice President Advisor Secretary Treasurer Being a Junior means being at the top ofthe Underclass- men and it brings a certain amount of prestige along with a great deal of pressure and responsibility. The Junior Prom and the Junior Variety Show are maj or social events of the Junior Class. In opposition are academic responsibilities: college choices, SAT's, Regents, and drugs and alcohol. "The Junior year brings a great deal of stress," according to Junior Class Treasurer Denise Clark. While the acad- emic year itself is difficult, there is more pressure with SAT'S, Regents, and college. Other students agree that along with the prestige involved with being a Junior comes the academic and personal pressure of getting wiser.v 128 Q Set No Limits "The Junior year is also a fun year," said Jennifer Byrd, "Academically, it's harder, but things like the Junior Prom and Junior Variety Show make it worthwhile." According to Barbie Verdoliva, "The Prom and the Junior Variety Show is Csicl a fun learning experience for everyone. How- ever there's a lot of hard Work involved. Even more this year because they are Within a week of each other. Hope- fully it will be a success and make many memories. The Junior Class also sponsored the Annual Food Drive, created to help the needy people everywhere. "The food drive was a good idea, but it doesn't seem to be a success. Not many people are donating things. But it is for a worth- while cause. Hopefully in the future it will be better," said Denise Clarkjby Keri Anderson and Aimee Carter 4 J' . ,J A . i f W ,,,-W if , V As, H1t,,,z 4 M,,,.,f ' , . i ',', ,. A 'fl' I llir r J A J A ' J w ' ,,,-av I ig, 4, H , fxif ' HA , 1-' ' , , ,V f.k., f iw- A M 3 'rig' 2. g a. ar-.wf.?j.,1,.,. W 7 14 X ye, Ml rf 2 Er! ,J gif iv ' ' f rw, 1, i L A W' A -'-Y., f if 'ilgkdan 1 1 Aw -lan- 1 A-J 'fi ', i .. yyssn yiii WWE 'L Lon , f -xr-v Q K , ,f X f A 'L' X' -5 . W , , wg, ,I .yi I Ivy ,, " 4' X ' ' in 2 gf Rf Lizette Alvardo Keri Anderson Rick Angelina Elisa Ascenzi James AuClair Gene Austin Kelly Austin Lisa Bahner Kevin Baker Tessie Baker Rob Ball Julie Barber Frank Barilla Emily Barnes Nathan Bartholomew Antoinette Basualdo Kevin Beginski Ann Belenger John Belt Scott Birdsall Kelynne Bisbee Michelle Boak Andrea Bonacorsi Brian Borden Jennifer Boronkay Brian Bortel Mike Boyzuck Chuck Brachato Andy Branchau Shane Broadwell Michelle Brooks Arthur Brown Mary Brown Sabrina Brown Scott Brown Lisa Bugow Tiffany Bullock Jeff Burnswick Debbie Buske Kim Buske Traci Buske Jennifer Byrd Juniors D 129 . lv, V 4' l C , - - X H P V' ' Victoria Cafalone f fl QQ' f- W Santa Campanello 7 5 L' l 'R ' Anthony Canale ,V Julie Carpenter ,L ' Aim Carson ,it C ' A cgi Holly Carter i nnke ion l ' A A A iiii ,,,: ' N M "', , X Curt Carter A, it A Q ,V f V' 4 'o". ' A U Stacy Carusone gi fonof yy QA A ,gp 2 4 l if Georgia Catalone r ,, ,w y A f .H i y Lisa Catalone ff it A - iii I W 'A' " i A Davld Chan ff f V A----5 Cmdy Chapman , , 3 L iiii f , A or "i'e iio vw so , ' . i Dawn Charles it A A A ' Patrick Chetney A is ' f in f f ' , - ' x 1 " Y' 1 -we A ' - ' Q - Beth Cienava l sw A - l, , , A t he Denise Clark f A -tt y N Q - f y, Peter Clark v if 'K ' A A A x . X- , g 1 w .I Dawn A 5 Nxt J 'it L K , 4 MV NN. tix? :ka 'li 'Sf - ' 'V' Q' Rory Cloonan Kelly Coad Tracy Colasurdo Patricia Coe Rob Cole Diane Coley Matt Stock gets a kick out of his homework. Andy Roskind looks excited as Kristin Reed shares a deep secret. 130 Q Below thc Limits , f, mfgfr' -"' WWE., ' J 5 4 tfwen.-V - ' " 4' gy? 'MG if . lil ,"' , ' ',.??i'f5 fbi V 54Wl"lf5" ' f - 5 r errr f orrrsrr r ' V ' " T7 ""' I 'i" ,L f V , + rrr by 5 f s vs-r -M 5 ' x W . M2 4 I A X 'Vi is an ,wif 4 ra . 1. ,. I A I I vp , , if W , ,N - ' I X, H , f xr A 5 5 5 - 52 Q W e N msg , b 1 f v 4' 1 . X i ' f rllltl A ' Hx f 4 ' 4 s 4 , ' , , ,K t , .cf-iff' . mf. :tv 2-tu' .sa VLLV . . H- - 1wf.':3i.:,fw- 4 gf - -A ,J Q cf!! ' K ,i Q 1'7" V ,- 'V lil m f i , -. .K 4 ' y M fi f"512'.f1 . x 1 T, L Q 1 ff! ". ---Q ' sm "f 9' ii? ,,,A Youth Court serves needs n the past, when minors were arrested they were often let go altogether because of packed court schedule. If they were sen- Lenced, there was a problem with keep- ng their supposedly confidential re- :ords confidential. Then a new type of :ourt was introduced - Youth Court. Youth Court is run by teenagers, with the advice and supervisory input if Gloria Flores. The teenagers are the udges, lawyers, and clerk. Adult awyers are not usually allowed. In zach case there are three judges, one zlerk, two defense attorneys, and two nrosecuting attornies. Some of the many advantages of Youth Court include DAS soon as the defendant be- comes 16 his records are turned over to him and are destroyed, thereby insuring confidentialityg QThe offender is not labeled ajuv- enial delinquentg QThe offender is judged by his peersg QThere are no attorney fees to be paid. Youth Court is a successful and well- respected way of handling young offen- ders without putting them through Family Court or the possibility of their getting off without punishment. Those people who have been involved with Youth Court generally have positive comments to make about itjby Keri An- derson Ryan Conrad Amy Converse Cindy Cook Mark Cooper Ginny Corbett Christine Couse Chris Coyer Michael Crego Russ Crisafulli Tammy Criss Anna Cromback Ruth Crouch Jack Crouse Trevor Crovitz Tracy Crucitti Laurie Cummings Gina D'Ambra David D'Amico Tammy Dawson Lawrence Delbrocco Jennifer Dempsey Melissa Dewey Brian Dona Gina Donaldson Jun D131 Sue Donaldson Tom Dumas Gary Dunsmore Brian Dursal Michael Dussere Missy Dwyer Sandy Dwyer Angela Earnhart Jim Earhart Tonya Endres Lisa Erkine Todd Everts Jay Fadden Mike Falise Valeria Farley Donald Fenske II James Fenton Tricia Fierro Mary Fink Scott Fitzgerald Tim Forrest Joe Fraggle Brandon France Dina Franciso , x 2 :LA X.. il A i ga 'D as New fa X .rw mf, f , f 1 M-V., W-jigs zu-rf, , c f "l"' V Q? 0. 5 , i... 7 M . f ,, , f -ff7'9?b.f 2 if Ed ' 33" 5123 5,1 T fi N r SV -in i , i " ' K ,fa 5 L f X D fa Q "ncaa H 3 5.4 Traci Buske and Michelle Boak flirt with Senior Chris Nelson. 132 Q Below the Limit C uofxoir N C G s Q C Z Q za N T SQA A, AW After a long day of school, Gina Donaldson looke fatigued. es. ' as J: . A "Ti A ,. .Ri ' f 2 R I em' Krista Fry Julie Furletti Stacia Fye Adam Gagas Harry Gagnon Phil Gaines Q, P , iulsx I tai . 6 ,,,' ,I , .,,. ,, ,,Ff i, dh .ei l ie W :QE A I Kathy Gallaghar 9 aaai -3 5 Chris Gardner gb? g ff? X Susan Gardner 5 ig el Cory Geers ' l K Y if R 325 Heather Germain ' , s Chuck Gibson Y VVVV VVVV I ,KVVIVK , Vvv' .. P h'h .Q Melissa Gifford Q 1 Z e I he is N Debbie Gilmore I P , ri yii f i,yy p syyyy j Vi Bobbi Jo Graham a71.,.-,571 f' X P J 9 i Scott Green ' 't' .-2':211611'.'P'.-1' - X . ' . "11'11-1:'A1,,z11-1z- -' ' ' ini.,-A., ,u .'..-..-,1 ... 2 3 '. -. ..w,v- '-.H -- , . 3-ty .1- .- :-1:- X e f2'e':.'.+.!-Z'.Z'.ZfZ'x'' -' his , Wendy Green ' ,.ee .Eu f ea r p gggif Kenny Greer , - 1 .,, f t - - e .. . ,yi Eric Grimshaw ,,larr ., . a,.,, , W N q we j j, . 5, f P Gloria Gunther ' f iv . q f e'e ' r . , F Jim Guyer P r NS, N , ' 5 'R Grace Guyer ,A A q ,g .x , f , X N X i nj Mocky Habeeb g X 'XXX r aww X 4 051 l l lxiiiilal. "N Class of '89 he Class of 1989 is the first class to be faced with the Re- gents Action Plan. Intened to strengthen high school grad- lates, its conception coincided with a growing public belief that graduates vere not as well educated as they should be. According to Mr. Carpenter, luidance chairman, "the Regents Ac- ,ion Plan not only effects graduation 'equirements, but competency tests or non-Regents classes as well." As a 'esult, more students will face more state examinations than in the past. Some of the requirement changes in- clude a fourth year of social studies, Lplit between Economics and Particip- contends with Regents Plan ation in Government, two years of sci- ence, two years of Math, a year of art or music, and three years of a foreign lan- guage. Oswego High had already adop- ted some ofthese requirements prior to the Regents' action. There is also a pro- vision for two majors, or an extension of a single major, and a five unit major in English or social studies. Negative aspects of the Regents Ac- tion Plan exist as well. One such dis- advantage is that there is less of an op- portunity to take electives. "Students have very little time to take electives after they have fulfilled the require- ments, even if they take an eighth period class," according to Mr. Carpen- ter. Now they must take about eigh- teen classes. Another disadvantage is that students who barely met require- ments before, might not meet them now. There is definitely more academic pressure than before. According to Junior Jennifer Bor- onkay, "I Wish we could take more classes of our choice, instead of being required to take courses which do not interest us and in some cases don't cor- respond with future plans" It is too soon to determine if the Re- gents Action Plan is beneficial or detri- mental to the average student. We will have to wait and seejby Keri Anderson Juniors 4 133 Michele Hall Chris Hammond John Hastings Dawn Hawkins Lacey Henderson Michael Herrera Amy Hibbert Suzanne Hillage Doug Hillman Amy Hilton Kristin Hilton Paul Hinman- Lisa Hollenback Brian Holliday Ken Homik Drew Howland Troy Hyland Kevin Jaskula Jason Johnson Koren Johnson Spencer Johnson William Jones George Joyce Jennifer Jung Shawn Keil Dan Kells Pat Kelly Shawn Kelly Craig Kennedy Dave Ketcham IZA Q Beyond No Limits 'rf 4' W :-gfe'3?rfm 'V L V ,J ' 4' ,,W, ,, 4 A fy. J' A-is, Earnhart, Cindy Chapman, and T f-fsimzzaw ffywgggg, ,,z:ff5,,,g, fig ,,,, ,.W,,,, , 4 Wg, V,,x, 5 l uf - 1 f Q. , 9 ,, ,, ,Q - ii? SK itil , f W, vfgyif ,,., if Q Q? N, Y B gwifii. I 51,15 92 ' 4 1399 fa .1 , im ff 2' 'QL 6. Av- KN: , ,r,, 1 sri .,. ., X 1 Qi check , ii,,'l .ug fm. 'swam fda social calendars for a date. f is 51. iii M7-T W9 54 If , V '5 3 4'-' V 1 . : ' f misuse, wa' J H 1, m,'x:f-4 J ,yig y , 'Q lifrf.':.:f2,fii ,l x Qs 1. fb.. Becky Luber makes herself comfortable in the library. l 3' . - W V -...J I4 x 'K L27 7 l il- . , , 95315 f rr, + s .4 Q' T713 fi' ll fi! l l : W r X K x 'H N. I G v X-1 . T- X fi B- s ' r,,.. Av' H 5 Q 5' yi :M ' ' Ai .i J 3 2:2 I , K f ' J 2. ,., J .YV rage an SGQQ 'uf 'Q '-if 1 1 ve. 'T -wwf ,. ...ff -.Az mega gl.. 'sw r-Z' Ar f".1,Q155a's'f ""F5g3i,m' gr 4 1-ggaggfffg-gag EQ? h ' MPM, fji'-ffi""' 'I ' if a?if?ls'TfZ3Fai?L:. 4 J rllrl I 4 1 ' 71, , , ,, X fs, . ' . A g, V 4 fy Z, if ay gf ' ' 2 gli llll 1' lglll 7 f 1 U- I - ' ' V' ff':,f3,,,,W ... ' frf 317: ,,', lzffi ' fc ,,, f gin J 6 Y C A If J IN A Jacqueline Key Jennifer Kielb Michelle Kieper Don King Jennifer King Barry Kingsley Corey Knopp Lisa Krakowka Dawn Kurlilovitch Richard Laclaire Vanessa Lamacchia Kevin Lane Laurie Lapchenko Duane Lapus Theresa Leavens Cheryl Leavens Richard Lenahan Joseph Leotta Laura Lindenberg Tammy Littau Craig Losurdo Rebecka Luber Sean Lucas Heather Lundy Juniors Q H5 John MacPherson Dave Mahaney Anthony Mangano Julie Manwaring Jennifer Martin Victor Martin Todd Mayer Christine Maywalt Mike Mazzoli Jamie McAdam Mary Beth McAllister Erin McBrien M5' Becky Luber and S Olivia McCullough Bryan McFall Fred McLaughlin Patrick McManus Barbie McMil1en Michele Meeker Michelle Merrill Johnna Miceli Marjorie Michnick Caryn Miller Fred Mistico Lee Monette 136 Q Beyond the Limits together f Qi 9 f' 'L ,f, ,.l,,,. , mx, "' WWA xg., 5, , B e Buccaneer Bulletin. V :M f, ff . ,,,,.. ,,.,,, ., , . , fi ,ae ,. .,., , ,HV f. 1 2Tff5JE2,,2wf1s? ' u ' fi- ' 4, 4 ' fa. in M mi t ? 1 E f , f f 1, ,, f fg v ., gf Kate Pidgeon stares at , Li 0 4 AS" 9 " 1' 'L , HV fi '-4-.' test paper 2. 5' t 1 Q ,gi f -X ' v-nie? -ff I 2 A , , R QA x jrixt.. 2 r in J - J, Q f V f- as 5. g . , ' .. - -.......1 S. ' Vr F ' ' r ,, f . , , C' A itfgi 2 Q 4. L N I l ' I if, X, . 'x it Ny i lx , lkl i - ig lt, JIM w f 51 item i 'fmng Q 5 'ini7f?53,u Liiig if-'Aix' ' ' - W5 'V SKIML . . 'ff ' 'fpnasnn-of A . J, ig Jacki Morley Jennifer Morley Joe Mott James Muckey Chris Mulcahey Doug Mulcahey Lisa Munski Bonnie Murray Angela Natoli Michael Nelson Sandy Nettles Jason Noel Greg Norris Tamie O'Connell Dave Oleyourryk Mike O'Mara Tracy O'Rei1ly Theresa Orel Floyd Patterson Missie Paura Michael Perry Gary Peters James Phillips Kate Pidgeon M ,,k,,, A 3153 gy,4m,,,,.,,.,.,i:,,. ,.,,,., -,, Q O Z Q Candy Stein and Steve Rockhill contemplate the meaning of life in class. Laurie Lapchenko shows the perfect badminton serve and the latest in gym wear in P E class lfnderrlu . . ,I A iii R1Ch Pltcher Q' l ' 1 b Scott Pittsley we if Andrew Pospesel 4 -- Douglas Potter Q it I 6, Jenmfel' Powers . Q? fl Jeff Pratt E H at ,E 4, ' a ' ' J it Vyhh f 'o': i:iiAm if ii,-115' Gregg Pritchard 3 V, 3 ' 1 James Proud as -Y Y V'o , L W: Rob Pullen ' ii ootovtuo otf U .5 t ,-at , fe Purce my an ,,,:i W K in M I Debbie Rasbeck x 5 ' ttt 55 iWm,.+'i ug " l , .. Ricci Reader ' 'I : , 1 i la Q, lx P ' ' I IJ X f f 1 ' f ,,,t.l. f V1 . Bill Reed it M P it R6ltZ is R ,R V, 1,1115 Kelly Reynolds .r J R H fr 1 ldlclall Yglligif steve Rockhiii fdd it , Nlto ,J odac R J Gregg Roekower ' ' ff ffl -l Ken Rodriguez x fy P . - g Q: X 1 fa, ,, el Mark Romanowskl J is or Sandra Romanowski wif- 1' fr' 4- P Eric Rosenberg Y ru' , ' l 4- sf-- Scott Rossiter Jennifer Roy J ' X -xx 4 ft Robert Roy J ' 1' ly w J f l Q 5 m Y J I' 'Q' X. be u,bb A K I 'A' .., n 5, S 5 Q O Z CJ Jim Phillips and Spencer Johnson displayed their unbridled Humanities intelligence as Mr. Reed Harry Gagnon took a breather and a drink after lectured. a heavy City League basketball workout. '38 o Beyond the Limits I ,..,,,,,.. H- ,,, , ,:,.1g:A,: t ,. ,. ,, ,,, Jennifer Boronkay flashes a wanton smile for Julie Zaryskiis caught red-handed writing one of photographer Mike Nelson. her fabled notes. Ag -4 W. ,- T , ' '1Nf,f.f, TT 'k,kV ' V, 62 Y .V I f if if 4, F ' 4 if ' ff' , ' Zy l! ff f , f 7. . ff fyfw M r .. 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I l - - bib J , Perhaps he is now amused, but Andy Roskind was about to be attacked in the library. K f , , vu. ng, nib?-E fl .L F. Kyle Vermilye Jon Vermilyea Scott Vickery Kristy Woodward Andy Wadas Jeff Wallace Marty Wallace Ryan Wallace Shane Waters Betsy Weber Millicent Welch Eric Wildrick Alan White Amy White Ed White Kristin Wlazlo Julie Zaryski Dawn Dawley Under I I 1 ti... . ,ti Ms. Kronenbitter demonstrates the proper way to wear a kimono. A smug Mr. Altman, congratulates himself on poking fun at freshmen Chess Club members. 142 4 Breaking Barriers Narayan- J Noyes' an c 5 0 3 O 5 C U 2 Q O Z 2 y O 3 Q 4 Mr. Carpenter grimaces at daughter Julie's grades. Mr. Rotolo takes time out from correcting papers. acuity- Teachers break down barriers, erected by their students, every day when they devise new and unique ways to teach their classes. Interesting discussion topics, movies that correlate with and support the subject matter, and new ways to cover a new area all mark teaching. Creativity was found in every depart- ment of Oswego High School. In Spanish classes, teachers assigned gQue Pasa? or "What's Happenin?": five sentences to be read aloud in class, allowing students to discuss everyday occurances in Spanish so that they learned about fellow students as well as the intricacies of the language. In the Humanities program, teachers planned cultural exercises, an archaeologi- cal dig, a trip to Canada's Shakespeare fes- tival, and exposures to folk music and dance forms. Mr. Altman taught his students about lasers and allowed them to create holograms . Outside the classroom, OHS faculty members strove to break their own barriers. Many were involved in furthering their education. Mr. Brumstead worked on his Master's degree in Fishery Biology while Ms. Rapp received a second Master's degree in English. Ms. Jhun took a sabbati- cal leave during the second semester to prepare to teach English as a Second Language next year. Mr. Caldwell, left OHS in January to finish his Educational Administration courses in preparation for 4 K 1 the assistant principal position he hopes to fill in September 1988. Other teachers were involved in a wide variety of sporting events. All of our physi- cal education instructors coached school sport teams throughout the year. Mr. Dewey led his varsity football team to a winning season this past year. Mr. Frawley was a soccer referee for the OHSL and Mr. Bernreuther coached third and fourth grade soccer as well as minor league hockey. A few teachers participated in sports. Mrs. Bonacorsi, Ms. Fragale, Ms. Clarenbach, and Mr. Mirabito all played city league softball. Ms. Hallagan, a competitive racer for several years, placed in the Pan Am trials in the Lightning class division last year, and skied the full 31 miles of the Tug Hill Tourathon. Besides being teachers and participants in various sports, some of our staff were able to maintain another job. Mrs. Pirillo worked for Ontario Services for Education- al and Career Communication. Both Mr. Palange and Mr. Joseph were.played professionally. Mr. Frawley, Mr. Harmony and Mr. Symons all prepared income tax returns during tax season. In the remaining pages of this section, you will be able to see how these teachers worked to break barriers both in and out of the classroom. You may be in for some spe- cial surprisesjby Kim Shenehel Faculty Q 143 Old attendance habits change en the School Board created the new attend- ance policy in August 1986, many teachers and students felt that it would not work. It required students to be in class 88011 of the time to receive credit for that class. This meant that a student could not miss more than 22 days for a full year course, 11 days for a half year. The missed time included all legal excuses as well as the illegal ones. Many felt this would create problems during the peak cold and flu season, and with Seniors who wanted to visit more than the allotted one college visitation, but Mr. Maxon gave his word that he would review each case separately when determining whether a stu- dent should receive credit in the coursefsj in question after missing 11 or 22 days. Problems began to develop with the system in 1986 with teachers being required to send notices home to parents when their child missed more than 6 days of classes. Over the past summer, the school installed a computer system to monitor the attendance for all classes during the day. This created even more prob- lems when it was discovered students were being called down and questioned about their whereabouts a month earlier. "There are def- initely problems with the system. They should have gotten all the bugs out ofthe system before they started making changes. Once they do I think it will be a definite asset to our school." said Ms. Graf. Faculty members aren't the only ones that felt this way. "The policy keeps kids in class, but the punish- ment is too harsh on the good students that happen to get sick. If they have no problem in making up the work, they shouldn't lose the credit for the class." said Junior John Hastings. Many doubts about the policy were cast aside when the school began to break attendance barriors in January of 1987 with 9466 of the school's population attending class throughout the month. This record was nearly four percentage points higher than the highest average be- fore that. With the start of the cur- rent school year, we passed the Sep- tember 1986 mark of 9396 with a new record of 96fZa and new records for October and November with marks of 9592: and 94.2fZn, respectivelyjby Kim Shenefiel. Board of Education Back Row Edward Garno, Superintendent, Dr. William Quigley, Veronica Clark, Donald Goewey, Samuel Tripp Front Row Msgr. Francis Furfaro, Joseph Dehm, President, Carl Palmitesso, Vice President Did You Know - Mr. Wilber retired this year after working for the school district for 35 years? 144 Q Breaking Barriers Q 'f,I of 1 ,i wr Edward Garno Fred Maxon Bvefqrritsn m , --1'-' ' Q- ,, . MLA-IYW , ,V Va, if , 1 - 6 i Franklin Warren William Symons Asst. Principal Asst Daniel Capella Joseph Wilber Athletic Dil Mr Fordem reviews ms Vfirsuv BrJSk0'l3c1ll Mme up MS Mciulweo Corwsxrjors mfr rfrsrxnrmc' M11 film- M quest or l x Did You Know- Mrs. Bonacorsi has traveled to Mexico, Jamaica, Ger- many, England, Scotland, Iceland, Wales, Canada, and the Bahamas? E Nancy Allen Thomas Altman William Arnold Social Studies Science Social Studies Nan AuClair Bernadette Barber William Bellow Nurse Math Tech. Ed. Mrs. Bonacorsi can't believe it's only 8:15 CA.M., that isb. ! s I 63 Q J Qi Janet Bernreuther Scott Bernreuther Frank Bevacqua Math Social Studies is A 'X rorrr -Q A-wg Peter Bock Sharon Bonacorsi Alan Brumsted At the Spaghetti dinner, Mrs. Deeb tells her daughter to finish her salad Science Science 1' Helga Burkhardt Michael Caldwell Jeanne Campbell Jan Caroccio Kenneth Carpenter Gary Carter Language Math Nurse Resource Guidance Health Faculty 41.55 ,, .. . , ,.., 5 J , J A 4 I -'xgffeswm 61 . ,,LL : E H Z 4' 1 -2 M r or rstl M , V. ., ? E ,, , 'lghomas Ciappa Janet Clarenbach Michael Maureen Cohn Barbara Cox Joseph Crisafulli ocial Studies " ' ' " ' "' ' , Q? 4 , f M5 XE Ei A iii V Louis Crisafulli Deborah Deeb Erwin Dewey Francis Dispenza Maryanne Dittmar William Farden Maria Figueroa Language 146 Q Breaking Barriers Smile, Coach , ,, .ff Sharon Doer Kent Dristle Albert Famillo O 12 O GJ J v- 2 D w Q O L Q. Fatiga William Faudree Edward Fa ' Social Studies , ,, . ,,,,. ,,.,,, . ., ,,,, W .,,. . ' .i, ! v Vette Coach McCaul works out at Leighton track. f mln, A l V f if A ' f' W H Q -s 1 . ' J' 1 aw Sue Fragale Thomas Frawley Jane Gallagher Anne Glenzer Kathleen Graf Resource English Art Business English CI M7 Jean Hallagan Daniel Harmony Charlene Harper Math Social Studies Business 3 2 Coach McCaul in training. Sarah Jhun Cheryl Irwin Helen Jermyn Home!Careers Phys. Ed. English kata IX John Heagerty Sarah Hill Social Studies Math McCaul defeats nature t was a cold day last October, when most students and faculty members were en- joying the relative tranqui- lity of Oswego, that Jim McCaul joined over 25,000 crazed runners to run the New York City Marathon. McCaul had been involved with the Marathon as an official for five or six years prior to his first entrance as a runner this past Fall. "I've always been an avid runner, and running the race was a main goal of mine," says McCaul. Many students, when told of McCaul's run, thought he was joking. "I didn't believe it. I didn't think he could do it!" said Sophomore Ram Mahajan. Others, mainly his track team members, were tot- ally behind him. "I was happy for him. He was fin- Catalone. "A lot of my friends were positive and gave me the support I nee- ded. While I was running the race, there were people five or six deep along the whole route." said McCaul. When millions of sports fans world-wide were speculating on the time it would take the winner to finish, McCaul was only in- terested in finishing. "My original goal was to finish the first half, but after I crossed the first bridge, I decided I was going to run the whole thing." When the race was over, and everyone who would finish had finished, McCaul was number 17,555 of 21,244. "I expected it to be a lot harder, mentally. I knew it would be hard physically because I wasn't as in-shape as I had hoped to be." ally doing what he wanted, and he was determined to finish," said Junior ' Lisa plans in April Linda Jones lp Business A the New York Ciug athon next Fall. Sai McCaul, "Running the Marathon was the best cul- In- every e Ki Shenefiel acul 11.7 Miss he 1988 Paradox staff dedi- cates this volume to Ms. Cheryl Irwin for all of her dedication to the students and to their activities. Rarely is there a teacher who be- comes as involved as she. Ms. Irwin has given up her own time through the years to chaperone dances, to be a cheerleading coach and to be a sopho- more class advisor. Ms. Irwin is the kind of teacher a student looks up to and respects. She is everything to students, including a friend. Today it is difficult to have a relationship with a teacher, but Ms. Irwin breaks the barrier between the student and the teacher and makes even personal problems easy to discuss. Ms. Irwin is there for the students both during Irwin earns dedication and after school. Ms. Irwin teaches home economics, a class which includes instruction on clothes, parenting, and food. She makes her classes fun and inter- esting for all the students. Her only bad habit, however, is "testing" all the food her classes make. So, watch out for her ever-present sweet tooth! Besides doing so much with school functions, Ms. Irwin also has a very active social life. She enjoys camping, hiking, and visiting the mountains with her friends. As is apparent, Ms. Irwin travels quite frequently. A very big change in Ms. Irwin's life will soon occur with the arrival of her daughter, whom she is adopting through courts in India. She has named her baby Amanda Beth and is very excited about becoming a mother. One thing Ms. Irwin stresses in life is a close-knit family relation- ship. She believes that this provides the basis for a good life, and encour- ages others to create this sort of togetherness with their families. Her family.supports her all the way with Amanda, and Ms. Irwin finds no shortages of offers for babysitting! Not enough good things can be said about Ms. Irwin and her humanita- rian efforts. She is truly an outstand- ing person with a warm heart. Our thanks for her involvement can never be fully extended, but as a token of our appreciation, we dedi- cate our hard work and effort in pre- paring this yearbook to Ms. Irwin and all of her achievements. Thanks! iiii ili lf ' I L... Qu.-N", - QS ev fi I Kenneth Kern Helen Kessler Mary Kilmer Christian King Karen Krause Anne Kronenbitte Phys. Ed. Librarian Soci Studies Business E ' Resource al nghgh Peter LaMay Edward Lisk Marilyn Lochner James Lynch Sharon Lyons Leah MacLeod English Music Math Tech. Ed. Language Math . 4? I I llsr fi - ...,. , r is if 12". N" :ff .. 'L Mary Beth Maroney Robert Martin James McAllister James McCaul Michael McCrobie Catherine McCulle Math Math Science Phys. Ed. English English 11,8 4 Breaking Barriers if Irwin Adopts heryl Irwin is one of the many teachers doing inter- esting things with her life, this year she's adopting a child. "I've always wanted to adopt a child and I'm getting to the stage where if I don't do it now, I never will." said the 31 year old Home Eco- nomics teacher. For several months Irwin re- searched different adoption agencies across the nation. She discovered that the waiting list for a single parent to adopt a white child was six to seven years. It was then that she decided to adopt a foreign child. The agency Irwin chose is located in Georgia. Through the agency, she was able to choose from a variety of countries throughout the world from which to receive a child. When the final decision was made, it was for an Indian child. "I felt that an Indian child would be better accepted in Os- wego than Ca childb from any other country," stated Irwin. Amanda Beth arrived in the U.S. in February in the company of nine other babies and a paid escort. Ac- cording to Miss Irwin, the children must be over seven months old so that the change in pressure would not kill them in the flight over. When asked whether or not the new addition would affect her lifestyle, Irwin said, "I haven't done anything in the past two or three years where I couldn't either take the baby with me or find a baby sitter." Irwin credits family support in helping her make her decision to adopt. "My mother and aunt have really helped give me the support I needed," said Irwin. The general concensus among those who know Miss Irwin has been to support her in her efforts, to rally behind her as well, and to wish her and Amanda all the luck in the fl1lLL1I'e.Qby Kim Shenefiel 5 'K .. . .' -:fx Q. A .4 Jane Mulcahey Peter Myles Reading Science Joana Melsbakas Barbara Mercier Mark Mirabito Sharon Morley English Social Studies Health English Ngq. V fi. f ' s . . ... William Noun Jan Noyes Kathleen Olson William Palange Tech. Ed: Language Music Math nb'-fly Q37 Connie Peer Eve Phillips English English David Parisian James Patridge Science Guidance Did you know- Mr. Sherman participates in rock climbing, sailboarding, and hang- gliding? Faculty .149 ibn 'hr' Susan Piasecki Rose Pirillo Jerry Pooler Shirley Prince Trudy Rapp Thomas Ravesi Language Guidance Math Social Studies Resource Science .. f X! FW? vf. .v,. f ' -991 1" , 11'Y " ' f J, 1 V isssr f , i ez. T J 4. f M -,,,.. ff A, x , . . W ,1,Q1iff X ,E ,V W , W W, qi John Reed Joseph Rotolo Frank Ruggio Patricia Runeari William Runeari Vincent Savona Social Studies Driver Ed. Social Studies Social Studies English Science c v a,ui if L JW P! Z A' Margaret Schneider Joseph Sgarlata Kim Sherman David Shoemaker Nancy Shuler John Steinfeld English Social Studies Art Tech. Ed. Guidance Driver Ed. ......,...-W - Language Driver Ed. - QV 'if e A l E J KN E Q1 ' fi' 'ww-. '-sa. Mr. Carter takes time out to watch his favorite daytime soap. Mrs. Barber is pleased with herselfwhen she sees those green lights flas ing. 150 Q Breaking Barriers , N f,,,. Inger Stern Charles Swanson 1 Sylvia Torok James Tschudy Math Psychologist wk' Kafen TYHG1' Dffwid W3Ck9T0W Mr. Runeari vows to get even with whoever arranged his arrest for the Heart Association fundraiser Librarian Math Joan Wood Natalie Woodall Robert Zuber Writing Language Science -if i but Mrs. Torok enjoys Working one-on-one with her students. Teachers respond to student questions he staff of the Paradox distributed questionaires to all of the faculty members at the high school. Teachers were asked to fill in the various ques- tions concerning their after school activities, the colleges they attended, and what their favorite part of tea- ching is. We felt that this last question had some vey inter- esting results and hope you feel the same way. What is your favorite part of teaching? Janet Bernreuther: "I enjoy being able to open the eyes of students to life outside Oswego. If they leave my classroom with a better awareness of other cultures, I feel I've done a good part of my job." Leah MacLeod: "When a students gives me a chance so we can get to know each other better." Anthony Joseph: "Being around the great kids we have!" Frank Ruggio: "Working with the kids. I enjoy the feeling of satisfaction when my students grasp a concept or idea." Janet Clarenbach: "The students and their interesting per- sonalities!" James Tschudy: "Being a school psychologist provides op- portunities to work through problems toward the end of enabling school to work to the advantage of all concerned." Rose Pirillo: "Knowing I really helped someone." Susan Fragale: "Helping students to work to their full pot- ential and seeing their successes!" Michael Caldwell: "The end results-when students have successfully accomplished all the goals and objectives of the courses." Sarah Jhun: "Student discussion, favorable discussion, when students read a book which they like or write something creative which they enjoy." Eve Phillips: "Sharing good literature with my students and I hope, fostering a love of reading in them." Barbara Mercier: "Seeing a student grasp a difficult con- cept-the satisfaction is two-fold on the part of the teacher and student, especially the latter." Faculty 4151 the his me to should appear. Compare your favorite teaeher to thechecklist below and see if breaking any barriers when it comes to the World of fashion: has sehool spirit s e For some reason, Teresa Readling and Patty eem to be v'Does he wear a suit only on the daysaof important meetings? VDoes she wear three inch heels less than once a week? it vDoes he ever wear deck shoes orfmlaybe a-nice pairiof tennis MQ shoes? i' e i 1lDoes he order his clothes from Speigal or the Sears Sale Cata-h ' ' ,'."2s v'Doiyou see him in jeans only of school? The knows he "vnw.,..N..,,, U , Q O 4 Q J 0 at Mrs. Frawley are aft know d the high school . N.EtkB 5 way keyboard I Cook were always ready students m Office. -........,, ::"' ' Q Q 0-Q If gin, I can-an Q,l"lr11 1 Mrs. Germain, Mrs. Josh, Ms. Shannon, and Mrs. Strang usually offered a friendly smile to all visitors to the Main Office. Photos by T. Leom 'Favulty Q 153 -as Secretary Steve Martus and Treasurer Jahan Islami discuss "government stuff" at a student council meeting E Norfleelv Senior duo LeeAnn Hurst and Janelle Preman team up and display their pearly whites 'ms M Master student Kevin "Yosh" Sanbonmatsu works assiduously on his Physics lab. 151, 4 Reaching Higher -1 rr 3 3 G , J 2002. 2 -9fJLL,u7o.L76Q Jcsch-J . jwwg X Liang ,gig W 359.13 H QM MW Ufciljheagq QL 134220791 f CJLMQL. WSeniors As the school year came to an end, we found our seniors "reaching higher" in their goals. We looked on to the future to find our dreams and expectations become reality. We strove for the success that everyone someday hoped to achieve. But the future can not begin without a past. As our graduat- ing class looked back to our high school years we relived certin memories which could never be forgotten: lthe only freshman class to be told we could fly to the Bahamas for our senior trip, lthe only sophomore class to send black carnations to people We disliked, lthe only junior class to win a Pow- der Puff football game, Www lthe only junior class to go into debt for the prom. lThe only junior class to have an edited Varity Show for only one nite. Last, but certainly not least, is our senior year, possibly the greatest year in anyone's life. We were - lthe first senior class to have an MTV dance. lthe first senior class to lose 20'Zn of its population during the bloodmobile, The list of achievements goes on and on - as it should. After all, this was a fantastic year. We saw our goals accom- plished, and we showed that anything this class sets out to do is, in fact, what we do. After all, we seniors are forever uI'e3.Cl1lI1g hlg'l'lel'."QBy Janelle Preman. Seniors Q 155 Seniors participate in numerous activities he Class of '88, known for its intense school spirit, proved that when it comes to active participation in school activi- ties it could not be beat. The various activities seniors parti- cipated in certainly had a wide range of variety. Because of the large number of girls who played Powder Puff foot- ball, the girls who are now seniors were able to dominate the game in 1986 and in 1987. The Seniors believed they also won because of their hilarious and outrageous cheerleaders. The desire of this class to take pride in OHS was always evident. During Buc Week, at least one-third of the Seniors participated in the daily activi- 4' , S. Tripp, C. Morman, G. Taylor and C. Judd parti- cipate in the Buc Week Parade ties. Every year when the class elections were held, the Class of '88 always had many candidates. The class usually el- ected different officers every year, generating a new set of views and ideas as it went to different advisors. This promoted growth as a class as many of its members were able to function within the group, instead of merely going along for the ride. Fund raisers were an important part of every senior's agenda. A stereo raffle and a spaghetti dinner were the high-lights of the fund raising activi- ties. The funds that were raised helped defray the cost ofthe 1988 senior trip to New York City, where the Class of 1988 had the chance to explore the sights and sounds of the city. Experiences ranged from a Broadway musical to China Town. Looking back, it was truly a worthwhile experience. The ambition and desire to enjoy the school year was definitely a number one priority of this year's seniors. Although they knew how to relax, these same students proved that they knew how to study as well, this being one of the most competitive classes in recent history. Hopefully these same Seniors will carry this intense spirit with them in the following years in college, the Armed Services or workjby E. Norfleet and T. Leotta Seniors S. Welsh, V. Becksted, E. Barker, J. Preeman, T. Kelly, S. Brown, and G. Gambino keeping warm at a soccer game C. Broadwell, G. Azzerelli, A. Ponzi and G. Gambino 'AGO Bucs" 156 4 Reaching Higher 4, 42 5 7 iQ Wir' 3 i f' A,,,, r ' I - ye S We vr y ygg g ,,A. ,V .. -f K? e ,Q ,1, g. n... wg f ,, . " ' ' i v was V3-gg,,,fw-mmr'f,,. 1 . ,- ., ,, . 1 .. 1' -- I , .'5'1 . A wig ,,. if M V,,,.V ,wg 4 M . -fr l7 it Lan JV .41 , "' N. J Dan Connelly unaware of the presen of Rusty Saucer's Hcatch of the day." RJ. GI'imShaW Sh0WiHg S0m6 ClaSSiH aclassic Scott Briglin and Co. making some adjustments before cheering on the senior powder puff fans Pinto. l 0 Q O , What 1S the most school-spirited thing you Ve ever done? Gene Hoffman "I think it was loaning Angel Lagoe "Spending three days in AJ. Lombardo a cigarette." G in-house suspension." Gina Gambino "I cheer for all my Renee Brown "Going to the dance buddies and it makes me feel great with a freshman." when they Want me to be there." Tammy Deary "played in both pow- Julie Bryne "In 10th grade for blue der puffs and we won both." and white day, I went all out and G painted my face with blue and white Pat Galvin "spray painted nasty clown makeup!" things on Mr. Maxons's dog." Steve Martus "..carried a Fulton Andre LaBaudy "Yell at hockey dummy out to the bonfire with Bob games? VanAlstyne in front of everyone." Jennifer Smith "After we won the Fulton game this year, We paraded around town yelling and hanging out the windows. Then we got pulled Over by the Copsy Darren Crovitz shows some school spirit during the powder puff game. Senior Q I 5 r Janelle Preman Megan Hastings Steve Martus Jahan Islami William Runeari President Vice President Secretary Treasurer Advisor . Ilf Senior Day a success 2 it n Tuesday, November 23, 1987, the OHS Senior class along with the faculty part- icipated in the lst annual Senior Day. Early that morning Sen- iors gathered for a small breakfast buffet which then was followed by comedy skits. The actors who per- formed for the students had previously been seen many times at the Ren- aissance Fair in Sterling, N.Y. The en- tertainment lasted through second period. Starting third period, and continu- ing through the remainder of the day, the faculty's positions were taken over by members of the senior class. Every position was changed, the Principal's CJanelle Premanl, classroom teachers, librarians, and aides. Seniors were ex- pected to teach the courses they chose to with some degree of preparation and 158 Q Reaching higher competence. Of course, the students in each class continued to participate in class activities. By concensus, the day Went very well. Kim Shenefiel, who took the place of Mrs. Morley summed the experience up in one word, "Awe- some" In addition she strongly ex- pressed the desire to have a Senior Day every year, not only for the fun but to give students an idea ofwhat their tea- chers must put up with as well. Mr Runeari collected favorable responses from many teachers who felt that the day could easily be deemed a success. Runeari himself beleived that the day went very smooth without any hangups. It provided a laugh for both "substitute" teachers and students, while giving those seniors who part- icipated a chance to gain some per- o spective from the other side of the d9Sk.Qby Dwayne Narayan 1 Janelle Preman and Megan Hastings become the head of the new administration on Senior Day Chosen for embarassment during the morning entertainment: Keith Martin, Dan Clark, Megan Hastings, and Lisa Herrald ,ff V ff I -- . I aril u , -:,r M1 V 'viii' .,,' if ,zll 1, ,, .W ., , , , ,.,, rwswtgwk 1' ,, , We me ,, .,,,, , , . . I :VI 1 A Igi , ,,.' 'V f Tressa Abuj aber Amy Adkins Divya Agrawal Trisha Ambrose Greg Angelina .s K g 4 i Q 5: , Mary Anne Annal John Atkins Gina Azzarelli Kevin Babcock Renee Baker . , ,Aww Shawn Banta Julie Bar arren Crovitz attempts to maintain control of s Earth Science class on Senior Day. din Eric B arker Amy B arnes Joe B axter VI? -D Noroyo Senior Day activities included the an early morning performance by an acting troupe of four Seniors 4 J J J What advicewouldyou to r ' Joe Saltaiamachia "Do the best you can because whatever you do now, will follow you through life." Shannon Whitely "Pray alot." Prisilla. Feeling "Do your best and never give up v because if you do 'you'll regret it." Bill Snyder r J r "Do not screw off!" Nick DiGaetano "GO HOME !" J Steve Martus "Don't be loud and obnoxious." Angel Lagoe "To ego about their business and not bother the upperclassmen un- less it's for a very good reason." Pat Galvin "If you have Mr. Dristle for physics, Be late as much as possible. He likes it!" Andres LeBaudy y "Take Advantage of every op- portunity.yDon't Waste time? J I i n K I l i ' 3 I l J Roger Beck Valerie Becksted James Bell James Benzing Joseph Benzing , , , . ,,,, ,. , .. , f . f f r , Barbara Bernys Richard Blake Timothy Blum Karen Blumer Alison Boak 135 rel ,,, Kari Jeanne Bowman Christopher Bradford Donald Brag John Brancato Scott Briglin 160 Q Reaching Higher siren, .5 , Ul,3!gy,r D Andres LaBaudy "taking control." Don Burnside, Aaron LaFave, Ginny Ruthven, Carrie Judd and Jaimie Reed show that friendship is the best advice for freshmen. Valerie Briglin 2 'r 5 9 , Ei Christine Broadwell Elisa Brown Joshua Brown Renee Brown am.-0 ,if -,,,, , if L iff P i ggy, iii i W , l 2, WM Stephen Brown Andrea Brubaker Christine Budd Erin Burns Donald Burnside L Maria Burnswick Darin Burroughs Christopher Byrne Julie Byrne Amy Canale Seniors Nicholas Canale Will iam Carnal Tammy Carr Mark Carter Christy Costaldo Dina Chamberlain Mark Chatterson Angela Chesare John Chesare Daniel Clark Laurel Clark An Andrea Parker drinks long and deep fro 162 Q Reaching Higher m nature's well. dy Clary Kris Clemons Daniel Connelly Lisa Conzone lliii 3 Duane Buske at the end of a long day's work th e AV room ,J W K 7 Andrea Crisafulli Edward Cook Lisa Coon Thomas Copeland Maureen Coughlin fm ff ' f g,. ,X sup' A '14 ' 11, an W -M 7 , fl fx ki g ii ' QQ Michelle Crisafulli Darren Crovitz Melissa Dale Lisa Dalziell Russell Darn Q-is Rahul Seth takes time out from a busy day to shop. - xi Dwayne Narayan practices looking intelligent. 163 Q Seniors ahh Kelly Dana Penny Davis Tammy Deary Michael DeGroff Kristin DeHollander fs, :fl-K 3 f VZ 225, 5 ,, 7 Dawn Delaney Peter DeLuca Teresa Dement Karryn Dennie John DeSantis Karen Dietz Nick DiGaetano Samantha Dirk Carol Doerr Jenny Donoghue Wh 11' d f' 't' f ff ' '15 'P' 3, 1S yOllI' 9 1111 101f1 O S91'11OI'1 IS . Shannon Whitely: n Rahul Seth: 13 seii sr Gina Gambino: sssee - "An indescribable itch to be out of "You're bummed out and sick of "Thi1'1kiHg y0U'I'e great, 0th9I'S high school." everything in the World." stink, never wanting to get up in the morning, partying all night, sleeping Crystal Ruel: s Andrea Brubaker: , all day, and not doing your homers "Trying to convince Mrs. Lucas that "A rare condition that occurs in WOI'k!"i K K K you're a senior and should be in the seniors that makes them overly joy- libraryf' ful and makes them skip class at least Pat Galvin: S S "Inflammation of the senior. oncea Week." IHA 4 Reaching Higher -0-H X I . L if 2 A Charlie Drake Jim Dumas Kelly Egan ""'+-w x x J fir Q, JN , lll Q4 ell David Ellingwood Charmaine Elliot W Nm I'?K' MV' Paul Fantom Brenda Farnsworth Robert Favata l 4? J' A William Fernandez Robin Finn 11. 'Y Cherie Fitzgerald Melinda Ford Kenneth Fox Rebecca France Susan Funk Bart Miceli and Val Beckstead live the easy life for a day. Kim Harper smiled an easy smile on her way to class. A disabled Jason Wallace attends a sports event N ' rs Q IIJ5 W. i " ,, 'S Robert Gaglioti Jeffery Gallagher Patrick Galvin Gina Gambino Robert Garafolo ,J M100 at 7' 25 "ia-,.,, Q' wx,,, Ox, LA i Joaquin Garcia Channing Gerber Michael Germain Chifiistinieuoiihi i Robert Gilmore von Nora D r 186 4 Reaching Higher Chris Budd and Randy McFarland at their best. Amy Canale tries desperately to pay WV D Nfirrivnirw Shelly Tripp and Andreas LeBaudy discuss what they should do with Gene Hoffman. Senior Janelle Preman maintains hectic pace mnesty International, Spanish Club, Chess Club, joyed working with the advisor and with the outgoing class Track, Student Council, Paradox Senior section of 1988. When asked about her secret in winning her elec- editor, and ajob at Fay's Drugs.Who could handle tions, she enigmatically smiled and said, "Handing out all of this and still be an honor student? The answer is Janelle Preman, obviously not your average student. In addition to all of the above, she has also been very much involved in a wide variety of activities during each year of her high school career. She par- ticipated in Powder Puff games, Symphonic Band and Students Against Drunk Driving. Janelle has been not only a participant in a wide variety of organizations but also has assumed a leadership role on numerous occasions. She served Janelle works with the suckers!" Most of us will agree that Janelle is a re- sponsible and dependable student. Janelle has applied to many colleges but hopes to get accepted at Washington College and hopes to pursue a career in public relations. "Pm going into the political system but I'm not going to be running for offices. I'm going to stay on more of the outside and hopfully Work with politicians or later go into law." Janelle has earned respect from many staff mem- bers and from her fellow classmates. Some even as the class Vice President during the Junior year yearbook Senior list- envy her for being able to do all of her activities and and class treasurer during the sophomore class. still have a B + average. When asked how she does Janelle said that she ran for office in her sophomore year it all, she stated simply, "It's fun and doesn't seem like because her friends did. She just happened to win. She ran w0rk"Qby Chris Nelson for office in her Junior and Senior years because she en- Susan Gioia Nirmit Goel Cynthia Goodroe Stacy Gray Raymond Grimshaw Gail Hammett Kim Hanley Kellie Hannock Kim Harper Darlene Harris 167 9 Seniors is t ..... Tammy Hewitt Darlene Harris Kevin Harris Steve Hart Lisa Herrald -:. -f.,,zeszz.ssr-.. r sim ', - ..tt:,...,, eett,eetttteeett . .. . Wa 2' , gd is ,Sli tw 5 s i wa x X if W it Q ' X EEZ 5 5 'E ll S . . . K ..-- . 5 . Xi i i f fii' 3.1!-' Xagi . teeetteee ltttteei ttttt , ' -A sis? P . I . . t,e1f .. tzi- Tammy Hibbert Darren Hill Jeff Himes Keith Hinrichs Edward Hipkins Eric Manale outstanding senior or many O.H.S. Seniors acad- emics are their main concern and purpose in the high school. But there are others who have been successful by placing extra-curricular activities as high as their academics. Success, meaning a trip to Florida to participate in the YMCA swimming nationals, a 10th. place finish in YMCA states, and holding a high school re- cord in the 200 meter relay are among the achievements credited to senior Eric Manale. He began swimming while on a trip to Florida and was taught by his older brother Damon. He did not compete until Sth grade and was not serious about the sport until 9th grade. In 10th grade Eric decided to move onto bigger and better things, including the Cor- tland YMCA swim team. As a sopho- more, Eric set a school record by swimming in a 200 relay. When asked if he prefered swimming in relay or solo, Eric replied, "Swimming is more of an individual sport." Yet, how important are academics? "To me, academics were not important my first three years, but now I realize as a senior how important it is to get into a college." "If I had high school to redo, I'd definitely change my attitude and try to work harder." Eric plans to attend a four year uni- 168 4 Reaching Higher versity in the southern states. He has applied to the University of South Car- olina at Wilmington and upon entrance he hopes to be an outstanding competit- ive swimmer. While disciplining himself as a swimmer he has been preparing himself for the future. "I like to work ten times harder than everyone else." With this attitude Eric plans to go far. Behind every achievement there are those who help contribute to the suc- cess. Having family help is most en- couraging to an athlete. Eric thanks his mother for always being there and being very supportive. Some of his suc- cess also belongs to his brother Damon who he was "always trying to outdo and be better than ." Most of all, Eric thanks his friends who helped him through the rough times, pushed him further and cheered him on. One friend in particular has been most inspiring: "My friendship with Brandy Nettles has always made me work harder. She is very encourag- ing, but also very competitive. In prac- tice she makes me work twice as hard. " Will he ever give up working harder than most students? "The dedication and discipline have made me a better person. So, I give up a night out and go to swim practice. I have a good time - all of the time. But, it is good for people to relax, I mean everyone deserves a break lvfby Janelle Preman Eric Manale literally stands above the norm. if - ' ffsf. ' .. it i ' - ' . .1 JV' M. N. X xi tl Ng X ff- ii c ci Maria Hoebel Robin Holbert Brooks Hourigan Brooke Hurley Lee Ann Hurst 'YF ,xl 4 Y, 1 2 we ,.. ., 5 e' 4 ,v Fug". f ,fu .- r Sandy Ireland Kim Izyk Shawn Jones Viktoria Hutchinson Joy Hyland N V L KITS ess:-. 1 . .-'d. - if ax 'iiii ' rg 'i . 1 Regan endures the hectic pace at Price Seniors Seek Employment enior students were asked this fall about their employment. The Paradox discovered be- fore long that out of 100 randomly selected students 45 were employed either full or part time. Students were caught in practically every low paying job known to man- kind. Among the most popular places to Work were grocery and department stores, including Price Chopper, P8zC, Jamesway, Fay's Drugs, and Super Duper. Fast food restaurants were also filled to a significant degree by these senior workers. By mid-January the entire night shift at Burger King had become student workers. Mc Donalds, Friendly's, Arby's, Ponderosa, and, of course, Burger King become known as the most popular fast food restaurants for student workers. In addition to re- tail sales outlets, other places to work that seemed to draw students were areas that benefited the community. The Oswego Hospital, nursing homes, the college, and the city were major employers in the non-profit sector. Together, the members of the senior class employed in the area made a sign- ificant impact upon the business com- munity. Some students found that working and attending school at the same time was extremely challenging. According to Janelle Preman, "It is difficult to balance the two, but it is easier if you think of your job as fun." Other studentsyvere not nearly as optimistic, since they had no other choice but to work. Several explained that they worked for one purpose only, and that was to gain money for college. Finally there were those like Tony Leotta who landed themselves high paying summer construction jobs that kept them rich enough all year to afford items such as the latest technological camera with the works. Whatever the reasons for employment, most students showed enjoyment toward their jobs. Most of the frustration caused by work vs. school conflicts was dissipated by their paycheckjby Dwayne Narayan Reaching Higher Q 169 , g Tanya Jones Caroline Judd Rhonda King Shery King Genelle Kinderman 5 Seniors driven crazy! t will invariably happen sooner or later. Parents dread it. Teen- agers love it. It's inspired by a sudden and exasperating need for freedom and a carefree feeling ofin- dependence. It's that nerve-tingling knowledge of self-control and deter- mined destiny! Yes! It's thatmfirst car! By the 12th grade most students have obtained a driver's license and have gained a measureable amount of experience behind the wheel. Natur- ally, their thoughts turn to actually owning a vehicle. What is the Udrivingv force behind this sudden desire? Most students feel the need is for an independence from their parents. Tony Leotta, car-owner, says, "freedom of movement. That's it. Going somewhere when and how you want." Others agree. "Dates" claims junior John Belt, "I don't want to have to depend on parents all the time." Although some students receive cars as gifts, most save and buy second hand vehicles. Payments, insurance and fees, however, can impart a heavy toll on the finances, and many seniors have chosen to wait before purchasing that first car. During this year, several OHS stu- dents have had unpleaseant experi- ences with their cars. Both Nick Canale and Jason Mantaro "rolled" their machines: fortunately, Canale's bruised wrist was the only injury. Senior standouts Dick Owens and Mark Diment literally set no limits on the roads, as they tested the enforce- ment of the local posted speed. At any rate, most car-owning seniors.seem to avoid accidents and the police, choos- ing a less thrilling driving experience. Despite the many seniors at OHS, only a small minority own their own ve- hicles. For the rest of us poor souls, cruisin' the boulevard in our own set of wheels instead of in the family 'wagon is a dream we will wait to realizejby Darren Crovitz .. . . ,M V ,,, ,,,,,,,,,,,, ..,.,..,. , . 5 '1,,f ,.:ea ,. gym.: .,, .,,,, ,,,.. . , K, , ,.,, A K W, f f Af f Q ' f Q V 'liz , f Zi aff la f 1 , ,.. . A V p ' , ,,. Q mfy, ., ,. ., . ... J f liiii Timothy Kelly Maarten Kalff Brian Kingsley Philip Koenig Eric Kingsley 170 4 Reaching Higher 14 V K is Q i Q 4 in e , ,A,.1V my I W I I' i s t' ".,ifim" Kim Koliada Jeff Krakowka Margaret Kranz Holly Krupa Dave Kuchek Jason Noel shows off his 'mobile as Julie Man- waring looks on. N XE 4 Q QR K+' K 2 - t 3.1.4 K M' 5 N. , whuqgk Beware all pedestrians! The driver education OHS is honored to have Rusty baucer s machine paiked on Buc vehicle PUHS out f0Y' 21 Spill- ! ff 7 K Q3 I K V V V ,qi ' ,Q gs E: nm. Q 2: 3 ,.,, iv' -. fgx Juha Kyntojaru Aaron LaFave Angel Lagoe illhristopher Lamb Kevin Lamson Nenim-N Q 171 R' N ' 'QQ-F . ill 'QSYQQ -guys? NKQQLXQ wg wwoxmlvlws Tammy Law Andres Labaudy Kristina Lenahan Anthony Leotta Jennifer Leroy 3' Tracie Lewis AJ Lombardo Angela Losurdo Penny Loughrey D Q C Scott Richardson and Rick Lockwood discussed Friday plans while sitting in the corridor. Z s 5 me QQ LLJQ NXQQQ Qkixgpxkxf QXQSQQ XXX my as um Xksugy TNQQNC-Qs Thee cami it Guang? 'AKQ go Moi Qu mme Y QY5 ff XQMXQ cmwb, 5-we Nsoxke X06 Yxv Q 'Toto ogg HXSXN QQl,w,,Sf5 GPM QQKSQQGQXK N . Q5 5 'CQVAQXXXI I' QQ Q-C' xo 4 1 I I s GSXR We C-kgviw as-X Q05 V Did Jeanne Steele know she would stare up at Did Darin Burroughs know he would see Jea S 29,2 mit 6 U R A Darin Burroughs when this picture was taken? Steele when this picture was taken? tpmy 9, H ENQLNXL5 QQ? . . .0.vQ Q X ' Q X a Q h h NX x Xl . f 172 Rm 'W 'W 6' f M5 A 'N Q1 K Q-v -QQ:-5, Qrxvf-rs mt 4 ..,tu1ffS TQ Mp 0 ff L U? U L X c ' ' 1 1 its y John MacDonald's tongue got in the way of what he wa S Megan Hastings checked her list and checked it Students honored by Elks he Elks Club of Oswego chooses a senior from either Cswego High School or Bi- shop Cunningham High School to be Teenager of the Month. The chosen student attends an Elks' meetings and receives a plaque. His picture also appears in the newspaper. Five seniors from O.H.S. were chosen for this honor over the year. They took part in many school and community ac- tivities, and demonstrated leadership, strong character and maturity in a variety of situations. Chosen were John MacDonald, Megan Hastings, Tony Leotta, Janelle Preman, and Chris Nelson. John MacDonald was active in the student council, served as a class officer and was president of the Nat- ional Honor Society. He was marked as an exemplary student and as a person who brings more than his physical self to a task. Megan Hastings participated on the Varsity soccer team, held a class office and worked with the student council in past years. In each of these activities Megan met the demands of time and sacrifice required for success. For her selfless sense of commitment she was often commended by students and tea- chers, alike. Tony Leotta, chosen in January, was actively involved in school activities as a member of the student council, Var- sity Lacrosse squad, and Paradox staff. In the latter, he was Assistant Editor and played a key role in getting the book completed on schedule. By maintaining a part time job at Fay's Drugs, President of the class of 1988, editor of the senior staff of the 1988 Paradox, and a participant in other activities, Janelle Preman earned the award for February. Christopher Nelson, an active part- icipant in Junior Achievement and Student Council, and Editor in Chief of the 1988 Parador was designated to re- ceive the honor in February. In addi- tion, Chris worked nearly the equiva- lent of a full-time week at Price Chopper where his leadership abilities netted him a promotion to the front office. Both Nelson and Preman found themselves in high pressure positions where they were often required to direct their fellow students in a variety of activities. Both were generally suc- cessful in their efforts. These students showed a special quality of getting involved and excel- ling in what they did. The awards were given in hope that others may also get involved and share their talents to make the community a better placelby Dwayne Narayan l i Rick Hogan Sean Lower Timothy Lundy John MacDonald Brandi MacDougall 'YQTN' Terry Machuga Kimberly MacLean Eric Manale Vicki Mangano 25? S ' .'a173 Jason Mantaro Jennifer Mariano Mellissa Marino Jeffery Martin Renee Mason J , L 1 5 Jamie McCarthy Jennifer McConkey Scott McCrobie Heather McDougal Randy McFarland Jenifer Patterson intently observes the monitors in the library. 174 Q Rerzrhing Higher What will you be doing in the year 2003? Carrie married, teacher Bill Carnal ......... Alison Boak ....... Brian Victory ........ Joe Saltamachia ...... Chip Gerber .......... Chris Budd ........... Nick DiGaetano ....... Kellie Hannock ........ Tim Hanley ............ .... ......Colorado, math teacher South Carolina, married wlchildren, lawyer .... ....Texas, construction York, state tropper ....... .Washington, communication ......Florida, married wfchildren, secretary ...........................Hawaii, single, lifeguard .................Arizona, married, cosmetologist Santa Barbera, married,itravel agent Eric Barker .......... ................. N ew York City, computer programmer Jenny Donoghue ...... ........ N ew York City, married, clothes conniessiuer LeeAnn Hurst ....... .................... B ar Harbor, Maine, married, teacher Rahul Seth ............ Scott Symons ........... Jeff Romanowski ........ John MacDonald ...... Julie Byrne ........... Sydney, Australia, bio-medical engineer ........New York City, married,,history teacher Washington D.C., investment banker Boston, UN interpreter ........Australia, gynecologistfobstetrician 1? -M. Brian McManus Samantha Mele Eric Mena Patti Menter Kristy Mercer YL? fn ,?'i:LEW'.,'fff"W " Bart Miceli Allison Molinari Amy Morgia Carla Morman Kathryn Mosher . eith Martin looking away, so no one sees his Jilty face. '2.L.4I7 .fc yi x 'R Brandi Vona and Tammy Carr discuss their homework at lunch. Sean Onmacht and Jeanne Steele seem to be get ting alnog in the library. 1 X1 . 5 Q Nick Canale tries to show some authority. "i Seniors 0175 X Dwayne Narayan Micheal Nearbin Christopher Nelson David Nettles Adrian Neuhaus aus WWW Rebecca Newson Henrick Nienimen Patricia Nohara Eben Norfleet Julie Occhino Kim Krakowka and Gail Hammett dish their creations. Chris Gill and Ganelle Kinderman discover the meatballs Steve Maurtus and Val Beckstead caught busily CD at work 176' 4 Reaching Higher A taste of Roma at paghetti flowed through the cafeteria when the Senior class conducted its annual fun- draiser. Many students volunteered their time and effort during the evening to prepare and serve the dinner to more than 100 guests. Before the main course was served, a salad bar was offered , fol- lowed by the ever popular sherbet for dessert. Mr Runeari's "Very well", says it all concerning how the the evening proceeded. The ease with which the evening preceded was due in part to master chef Steve Maurtus and his ever faithful assistant Val Beckstead. All of those that attended the dinner were obliged to eat as much as they could. How- ever, the class made sure to announce to all of the hardy diners that NutraSystem had an operation available in Syracusefllhe meal was a giant crowd pleaser and enjoyed by many. Q Behind the walls of the kitchen, however, things were much more hectic - but no less fun. Chris Nelson and Chip Gerber were deeply involved in eating as much multicolored sherbet as they could find. Darren Crovitz was earning a degree in carrot peeling and slic- ing. Rhonda King was busy keeping the hot water hot and the cold water separate from the hot. Kim Shene- fiel kept a particularly well organized fresh salad bar. She did, however, complain about Darren's ability to cut carrots, when she exclaimed, "People have to eat these." And lastly, who could forget Eben Norfleet, the man with the power, who kept everything under con- trol when those dirty dishes came piling injby Dwayne Narayan Kim Shenefiel didn't let anyone mess with her salad bar. , f -1 ii ff., " 'mlfz lm K ,, , fnffw ' My ,' Sean Ohnmacht Amy O'Neil Richard Owens Susan Owen Kim Oyer it iiy li it ,- i .W J 4 f' :'i" ,l5' Andrea Parker Tracey Patrick Jennifer Patterson Priscilla Peeling Shannon Peeling Seniors Q 177 A ' K 4' JM A 2 A' ' 5' P f I 4 f' - ' 'Q-I ,J aw ' 491' P 4' " , V 1 1 A 1 , 6, A ,fi 'Q for Z W Q WZ, " 'alm finc .ri g i ?,, .,,L Z mn J ,p m Q R enee Pelkey Robin Pelt ll. el PM 'guy ,Q H ' ,,, 23 ' l " V fii , , h A , ialrr if .J Theresa Penfield Donald Pepper Christopher Perkins Teresa Readling tells how good the sa 1 t.. ln to his fp' X ohh eng Andrea Parker Sam Dirk and Jeff Martin in early senioritis U Scott Symons concentrates on a chess game Matthew Perry Shawn Piazza Kenneth Pitcher Brenda Pitsley Eric Pollard 178 4 Reaching Higher ii it anon.. 'iw Amy Ponzi John Ponzi Laurie Pratt Joseph Prisco Tim Proud 5 W' 'f 'V y if-AL Q f W, , " -'42 Q. K-fl 'A +V H 1 jf, Aw . 'N Zu. 13' ,- VV , - 'M -' m , S X if Kathy Pullen Barbara Pryor James Randall Teresa Readling Jamie Reed l Darren Burroughs completes his homework before English. Qi as n Q. ra na Ss'n1'nrs Q 179 Jason Wallace Sz his truck o say the least, Jason Wallace is a very active guy. He has held down a full course load during his senior year and played three varsity sports. A popular person who emcee'd the Variety Show in his junior year, most students can recognize him by his full growth of beard and his muscular stature. One of Jason's most prized possessions, however, is not any sports or extra-curricular award. It is his leg- endary truck. Most upperclassmen, if not the entire student body, have heard of Wallace's supervehicle. Jason is modest about neither his truck's features nor its speed and power. "It's one ofa kind. It's great!", he claims. "The Truck" itself is a black 1978 GMC Sierra Grande pick- up which Jason has owned for about 2 years and affectionately calls "Black Magic." When not loudly and eagerly detailing one of his truck's amazing feats Cfor instance, cruisin' down Bridge St. with 22 people on board...J, Jason constantly and laboriously keeps his vehicle clean and washed. Although he admits to a little rust on the body fthe truck's, that isl, Wallace is quick to point out the custom bucket seats, spotless interior, and tremen- dous horse-power engine. "It'll beat anything in town, and it's got class!" he proclaims, and not many doubt it. What does the OHS student populace think about "The Truck?" "He talks about it so much, he probably sleeps with it", says Junior Victor Martin. Ac- cording to Senior Andres Lebaudy, 1 I 'Q Jason Wallace takes a break from a more than busy schedule. Wallace "lives for his truck." If these testamonials seem far-fetched to you, then you haven't met Jason Wallace. Many compare his pride and love for his truck to a father's pride for his son. Students have even wondered if J ason's preoccupation with his vehicle has interfered with his love-life. On the contrary, he maintains that his dates love his mean machine. In a serious! light, however, Jason does not believe that his truck is an obsession. "It's the greatest thing, but I don't go that far" he says. When Jason talks about his truck, he does so in a voice full of pride and em- otion. It is this devotion to his vehicle which deserves. respect, for it is rare that we encounter anyone who devotes this much energy and vitality to a pos- session. Whether we set no limits on the high- way, in the classroom, or on the playin field, Jason and his truck can serve a useful ideals for all of us. So, the nex time you're lucky enough to glimpse "The Truck" as it cruises throug town, stand back and wish that yo had a vehicle with half as much class a that 0He.,by Darren Crovitz V ' Rez.-lf.. firr JAIJJV. - ",' Kristen Reed Lyman Reed Tammy Regan Kathy Rice Scott Richardson l. .1 Melissa Rockwell Michael Rodgers Mary Jane Rollin Thomas Roman Jeffery Romanowski 180 Q Reaching higher Q ,,,,,..........p--f-5. .,..---v VDD' aw Robin Pelton catches the lastest in sports news. 'Na Joy Hyland contemplates her next move. Kris Reed at work. CNote the blank papelxb Jeff Martin anticipates for 2nd period. Joseph Root Arturo Rubi Crystal Ruel Ross Rupert Jeffery Rusaw JUN mb., Ginny Ruthven Steven Sabatini Joseph Saltalamachia Pamela Samson Kevin Sanbonmatsu IXI Q Senior Lisa Santore Lisa Sariano Paul Saucer Melissa Sawyer Reem Sbaih FR' wr.. ,,,. f ,M , John Schirm George sechler Micheal Sereno Rahul Seth Amy Sharkey Ric paper ' ' rw i j' Gimly THYIOF looking for 3 few extra IJ0iUCS- Yosh Sanbonmatsu takes a break from his Tim Wanek impresses the camera. studies. 18.3 4 Reaching Higher R xii Q E i -:2-. 'J:f. -44 John Sheldon Kimberly Shenefiel Michael Shepard Deidra Sherman X QW-'D' ,. 23 'Ib 59. "KIT if Gregory Sherman Frank Slattery Christopher Smeidy Jan Smith Jennifer Smith William Snyder Sue Funk, Carla Morman, and Sarah Stock prove that smiling is contagious. Travis Buske impersonating Pete Townshed of the WHO. Terry Machuga smiling for just a moment. N ' 'urs A Ima' N... Mary Lynn Spataro Kelly Spicer Changing times 3 changing names Girls, Names in 1970 1. Michelle 2. Jennifer 3. Kimberly 4. Lisa 5. Tracy 6. Kelly 7. Nicole 8. Angela 9. Pamela 10. Christine Girls' Names in 1988 1. Jessica 2. Sara 3. Amanda 4. Ashely 5. Jennifer 6. Brittany 7. Kristen 8. Heather 9. Stephanie 10. Lindsay Amy Starbuck Jeanne Steele Kirsten Stewart 988 Marks the year of the first graduating class to be born in the 1970's. Several changes have occured since that decade began, among them, are the names of newborn males and females. It is obvious that names change over periods of time. If one takes the time to observe this, it is evident that men in their thirties have names such as Robert, Michael, James, and John. Similarly men ten years younger are commonly found with these same names along with David. For women in their thirties, you might find Linda, Mary, Patricia, and Susan several times over. When one glances at women in their twenties the names Mary, Deborah, Karen, and Susan are re- vealed. The popular names are evident in our class: Kim, Mike, Lisa, Jennifer. How many of these do you know? We will probably look back thirty years from now and wonder what happened to the good old names when we see the names of the future generation. VWth names like Brittany and Brandon in style now, it is impossible to even begin to predict what the future will Sl1OW.Qby Dwayne Narayan 'Q Klms Sz Shenefielz two of several Klms S Zyx , E N x i Sarah Stock Frank Struallo Rebecca Sullivan Dawn Susino Peter Sweeney 184 4 Seniors iffy Bridget Swiech Scott Symons Virginia Taylor Michele Thompson Harold Thorpe, III Lisa for example, 4-audi ww or the "John" in John Desantis. How many do you know? or maybe Mike Nearbin or John Atkins Boys' Names in 1970 1. Michael 2. Robert 3. David 4. James 5. John 6. Jeffrey 7. Steven 8. Christopher 9. Brian 10. Mark Boys' Names in 1. Christopher 2. Michael 3. Matthew. 4. Ryan 5. Andrew 6. Joshua 7. Nicholas 8. Brandon 9. Robert 10. Daniel 1988 Mark Tombolillio Ann Tripp Daneen Upcraft Robert Van Alstyne Jeff VanBuren Reaching higl -Q IRS xwa, Qi Mary Vanella Wesly VanPatten Jason Wallace Timothy Wanek .3 K ? 'ff W1,11 .Q W Q Z A Andrew VanWie Brian Victory Brandi Vona Chris Budd and Kristina Lenahan chat about the new boy in town. Wandering lightweights Tongue-in-cheek View of corridor nomads cc eniors!" Everyone seems to ask, "What do we do with them?" They have more time on their hands than a homocidal maniac ser- ving 17 consecutive life sentences at Attica. How many times have you seen one of those seniors walk through the halls in the middle ofthe day looking as though he owned the place? They are constantly looking for a place to go. CBelieve me, many teachers would just love to tell them where to go, but that is besides the point.D The first place that comes to mind when one looks for a place for seniors to spend their leisure time is the library. Let's be real here. How many seniors actually find themselves in the library without giving Ms. Tyner a coronary? After the library, the next place that they can go to relax is the cafeteria, but that option is darkened every lunch period when every inconsiderate un- derclassman in the school storms the place looking for food. It is, however, the only place that serves refresh- 1864 Reaching Higher ments. Moving on, the corridors seem like a relaxing area to spend extra time during the school day. There are some advantages here in that it provides one of the few places outside of classrooms where you can actually get a glimpse of the outside world. It also allows them to read something that they almost never even look at...the monitors. Speaking of monitors, brings us to our next problem. The hall monitors, who try to keep track of seniors, just won't leave passers-by and those just enjoying their leisure time alone. They almost always ask, "Where are you sup- posed to be?" But, let's be reasonable. If they had a place to go then they would probably be there. That completes the circle and brings us to our starting point. It seems as though we've accomplished nothing. Needless to say, seniors with abundant time will continue to roam the building like Biblical nomads. Look on the bright side, anything beats four con- secutive study halls.Qby Dwayne Narayan Randy McFarland looks over his shoulder in the library. Q l Chris Nelson ducks out of sight while passing Shelly Tripp talks to an unknown friend. Ithrough the court. Oyer supervises the Honor Society induction. it committee able telephone. WJ 2 l Z Robin Holbert and Jennifer Smith pretend to do homework in the library. Seniors Q IX7 -' 'iii 'MVP'-. , if 2 Jennifer Waring Sue Warner Shannon Whitely Samantha Welsh Cindy Wild Carolyn Zeller concentrates on lunch. X 188 4 Reaching Higher M L4 CD -'32 N ge H EI I5 N I5 D- IB S9 E N 5 rf' 23" N 9 "5 W' N "S CD O N C-' UQ 5' FY CI U2 . 5 UQ FV 'J' CD II' U' P1 S39 "K '4 3' H N C U1 9, E 'U CI '1 'U O U1 CD D Norovom W, oy Hyland never parted with her Trumpet. 5: Eben Norfleet takes time to balance Andres LeBaudy searches desperately in the lib- his savings. rary for sympathy. fain Q-w.,,..,M Ln W f l Ii Donald Williams Michael Williams Lillian Wood Tricia Wright Carolyn Zeller draws a group 01 ci Z Q 1 -gifs E .... ,if,..: ,,! it s laee 'o.,. X x k-,- iiiii"i iiii if iiiii rkri i k':. - ..,. ili 1 i-,' ' 'F - . ' . 1 H- .x ' 1 K' 'wus-X 5 2 rw? V Bill Carnal looks for something he'll never find. A i"d -i Q. saw eresa Readling-shows her love for the camera. Jahan leads the Student Council dishwashing. Shelly Tripp enjoys the thought of cafet- eria tomfoolery. 189 0 Seniors I J MW. Q 1 ,UMW ' l ,cb if , 1 14 , .. 1 ALA, i ' , 4 1 f " '-111 ,, 'ifffwkfw' f fwfr if e 6 L' M H J L, myqlf my ,N f f 1 if 44 . 'N . X film? f ', l f , f- 6' .. mf ,Quill-if v NU.. " J 1, f' . ' if fl 4- i 5 ' QM ' 1' lt f 1 ,riffs j K 5 E 5 1 v Jennifer CJoujou?J Smith is the model fan.Q National Honor Society President John D. Mac- Donald IV struck an uncharacteristically risque pose in the hallWay.v 'iw C 9 Q 4 3 Hs sm X A ll f ilrri.:ilrlnr.r1 A H ........-1 :ll """"' Tricia Ambrose casts a knowing glance across the cafeteria. Terry Machuga just couldn't take anymore. as-we FQ D C Z Q Q 'C D 3 4 pw sl l Jahan Segatol-Islami takes time out to eat. John MacDonald and Julie Byrne delve into big business. 190 Q Reaching Higher f' ' . c Q5-U-L--, QQ ok QSteve Martus perfects the art of straw worship. N Silence rules as Cindy Wild checks out her ,M Q math.v V' l S fx 1 Bookworm Robin Pelton searches for a book on Jurassic paleontology, f Samantha Dirk and Missy Dale - the ideal 80's ladies. gl? kkxx t K 1' 1- . ., .-' - , Z is-. + P Q K - ' K ' ii'i I' , . JV" A ,- c ..- - Z J ' J' 'K' V,-W K- 1 5 ." Q was Jacko AWN dowcfwcx WW ' Q y , cmd LQJONTXN L cthwcw Vfikapmdmwvix QDQmftClKy mud Q mm L U U wig was QMMCJ - QQ Q lcott Pittsley, Lisa Conzone, Lisa Dalziell look disconcertedly at an un- OHS seniors Jason Wallace, Kris Lenahan, Steve Sabatini, Tim Kelly and ,nown object. John Chesare: a wild and crazy bunch of amigos. Senior Remember... the past and Set no Limits for the future. It's amusing to look back and relive the memories, but it's fun to look ahead... Rick Pollard prepares for the junior variety show. Bart The team that made history: the triumphantjuniors show offtheir hulking offensive line. Chris Byrne to pose as a 192 4 Reaching Higher .lison Boak, Maureen Coughlin, Jennifer Donoghue, Reem Sbaih: posing Jr laughs. Tim Wanek, Bart Miceli, and Maureen Coughlin prove togetherness is frien dliness. Steve Martus crashed after a taxing day at OHS. Gilmore and "Gumbyll Gambino prepa- to emcee the variety show. Toung Steve Martus comforts Moe Coughlin as he laughs at the situation. Sue Gioia, like a cartoon character, with a bal- loon over her head. if Bill Fernandez - a frustrated freshmen. 'F Q . --2 . . iw' . Friends: John MacDonald gave Jamie Benzing a needed lift. in l .Md Best friends, Angel Lagoe and Erin Burns, com- plement hand gestures to make a points. Senmrs 419.3 AbuJaber, Tressa - Nikki l66 West 4th St. 342-2703 Activities: German Club 2,45 Sailing Club l,25 SADD 25 Drama Club 4 "Free -five' to do wha! you iran! to rlluuxe' your own df'sf1ny,.."- Slrypvr Adkins, Amy - Aims Box 166, Lake View Rd. 342-5179 Acti1Jit'ie's.' Latin Club 3,45 Science Club 45 Spanish Club 35, Sym. Band 1,2,3,45 Mar. Band 1,2,3,4, Agrawal, Divya - Div RD 3, Sleepy Hollow 342-4229 Activities: V. Tennis 1,2,3,45 Winter- sports Fest, Nat. Hon, Soc. 2,3545 Spanish Club 1,2,3,45 Stud. Council 15 Powder Puff Football 35 Chess Club 35 Jr. Var. Show 33 "You cmff do arzything about the lengflz qfyozn' life, but you can :Zo xonmfhing abou! its width and depth." Ambrose, Trisha - Trish RD 10, Box 180 343-5612 Activities: Ski Club 2,3,45 V. Track 15 Chess Club 35 Powder Puff Football 3,45 Var. Show 3,45 Gymnastic Team Mgr. 2 "Into 011!"V'fll bright lil? fl little ruin mustfrzllf' Azzarelli, Gina - Bean 32 Hamilton Homes 343-8425 Acti'vi!ies.' Cross Country 15 Track Sz Field 1,2,3,4 "Some pmplrf think Hx holding on Ihzzf makes you strong. I think its being able In Irf go. Babcock, Kevin M. - Geddy RD 7, Box 75, Morgan Dr. 343-6189 Activitiea' Football 1,2545 Ski Club l,2,35 German Club 1,2,35 German Student Exchange V. "liettertl10pride' that resides ina citizen ofthe 'world lhun the pride Ihat divifles when a colorful mg is unfurlwlf' Baker, Christine L. - Righty l86 East 7th St. 343-5130 Activities: Powder I'u1f Football 3,4 "IFS better In have lox! ut Inlfe than urfiwr have loved at all." Baker, Renee L. RD 2, Box 376, Marsh Rd. 564-6671 Acfivities.' G. V. Track 25 G. V. Basket- ball 3,45 Honors: Outstanding Runner- Track 25 Hon. Men. G. V. Basketball 3 uSIll'f7f3SS is zz journey, not a destination, and there is only one szzfwrss: lo live your life in your own way." Bardin, Julia H. - Julie RD 8, O'Connor Rd. 343-0115 Activities: Indoor track 3,45 Track 8: Field 12,3545 B.O.C.E.S. Justice System 3 Honors: All-League Trophy 45 100 Relay 435 "For eww minute you are angry you lose 60 seconds ofhappznessf' Barker,Eric C. RD 10, Box 94 342-3806 Activities: Fr. Football 15 JV Football 25 V. Football 3 "If you van gel away with if, than do if . Barnes, Amy - Marnie "You were lonely and you needed a friend. He was then' al the right tinm wiih the right smile. Don? Ie! him steal your heart away." Bartosek, John - Big Red Hill Top Trailer Park 343-3210 "I hearby leave my houri and souljhr all you punks who like to parfy and 1'0Ck-Tl-TIIHH Baxter, Joseph John RD 9, Box 320 342-0434 Activities: Mar. Band 1,2,3,4g Sailing Club 1,2,3,45 Airplane Club 1,25 SADD 4 Becksted, Valerie - Snail West 5th St. Rd. 342-3227 Activ'ities:Powder Puff 45 Ski Club 1,4 "There are two paths you can go by, but in the long run U1.ew's still time to change the road you're on." - Led Zepplin Bell, James Richmond - Jim 175A Snell Rd. 343-2417 Activities: Football 1,25 V. Football 3,4 Honors: Football Blocker of the year "There's no 1i'rr11't to whai 11 man can do ifhe does'n't mind who gets the credit." Benzingg James Luke - Ice 251 E. 7th St. 343-0368 Activities: French Club lg JV Soccer 1,2535 V. Soccer 45 V. Swimming 25 Ski ,H 194 4 Directory Club 3,4 Honors: Soccer: Exceptional Senior 4- "Li11efu..st5 die yozmg5 leave clean 'zmderwear."- David Addison !Mnonligh!ingl Bernysg Barbara A. - Iggie 156 E, Mohawk St. 342-0868 Acti111lties: Mar. Band 1,2,3,4g Sailing Club 3,45 Ski Club 4, SADD 45Jr. Chorus Line 35 Music Man 35 Sym. Band 1,2,3,4g Color Guard 4 'tWfL61lfg00llflll6IlfdS must say good-bye: the part- ing is never easil, but as our paths diverge, be Hianlqful for the great times we've shared until 011.7 paths rross again. Boak, Alison Y. - Al 276 E. 10th St. 342-2955 Activities: Track 15 Tennis lg Cheerleading: Basketball 2, Capt. 3, Soccer 35 Var. Show 2,45 Powder Puff 3,45 Ski Club 1,2,45 Stud. Council 1,25 Latin Club 1,2,3 "When we're apart I 'll look up at the stars and think of you: knowing just how far away you ure. - Reem Sbuih Bowman, Kari Jeanne - Kari 4991 Broadview Dr., RD 3 3435572 Act'ivities: Mar. Ba-ml 1,2,3,L,' Sym. Band 1,2,3,4 ,' French. Club 2,3,,4,' Jr. Vcw. Show Cmte. 35 Empire State Games Synchronized Swimming 2,345 French Club Treasurer A "Never be oh-aid ofnwhat yoriwe done, only of what you huvdnl tried. Brancato, John Joseph 163 E. 7th St. 3435217 Activities: Sailing Club 3,45 Ski Club 4,- Treasurer SADD 4 "Life is full of memoriesg choose the owes that bring youjoy. Those are the vnemories that will keep you company as you grow old. Briglin, Scott R. - Briggs RD 8, Middle Rd., Box 31A 342-0345 Activities: V. Football 3,45 V. Track 3,4 " Who loves ya!."' Briglin, Valarie J. - Val 37 E. 8th, St. 342- 1412 Activities: Mar. Band 1,2,3,4 " No matter how good you are, or how how hard you try, you are never too good to be perf2'cf." Broadwell,Christine M. - Chris RD8, Jones Rd. 343-6353 Activities: Basketball 1,25 Track l,2,3,4g Indoor Track 8x Field 2,3 Honors: Field M.V.P. 15 Trk gl Fld: All- Leaguellst team 15 All-league 3 ulfyou think yolire outclassed, you are! You'1Je got to think high to riseg youlve got to be sure of youfrseb' before you win a prize." Brown, Elisa Michelle RD2 Box 268 343-7879 Activities: JV Softball 15 V. Softball 2,33 S.A.D.D 4 "Love is like a rose iying in the darkness, then. One day it blossoms and stays that ivayforefver and ever." Brown, Renee Stacey - Nay RD3, Box 46 343-5087 Activities: Latin Club 1,2, Sec'y 3,4, Bus Bulletin 1,2 Honors: Nat. Hon. Soc. 3,45 Nat. Latin Award 2 "Say what you want to say to someone today,fofr 'gigziggit until tomorrow they may not be there Brown, Steven M. - Browner 41 Baylis St. 343-8543 Activities: Int. V0lleyball3 "lf you want to do it, do if." Brubaker, Andrea Lynn RD 4, Box 150 343-9604 "Dnn't lose yourgrip on the dreams ofthe past. You must fight just to keep them alive." - Survivor Budd, Christine Ann - Bud RD5, Box 50 343-4119 Activities: Powder Puff 35 Cross Country 1 "It was us baby, way before then: and we're still together." - REO Speedwagon Burns, Erin Michelle RD 8, Box 377 343-7355 Activities: V. Tennis 43 JV Basketball 1,25 V. Basketball 3,45 Jr. Prom Cmte. 39 V. Track 1,2, Spaghetti Dinner 4 "The good things in life are earned, not given to you." Burnside, Donald P. - Sideburn 37 Burden Drive 342-1352 Act'L11ities:V. Swimming 3,45 V. Lacrosse 3,45 Ski Club 1,2,45 Int. Volley- .-.. 3..i - NA 51.1, 5 tiii f fiighlffireifiijgh lgcic.iRemembe'r with all your fo,-e,,e,4,ff2iiii3j1f ',.: 1 A .5 ' mcg .TT an aen D l ,- h h -V ,,, gn h jju- , Buffimghs' Dann S- Tgudgle C T 5 5 .i.i "Well, 30"yeafsfrom I am. going to look on th is and know I slamdd have writlen something dijfereygii HI!" 5 ,.-, : . :"TalentfiiQGod given.'Bi'2ffhdnkfulJFa3?iie,is man E 5 i'.i... Jgiven, Eegliiumbleg Qmgqeiz is selfjggipen. Be , . carefua - f,.-- ...f . .. 'oii iil': MQ4 P, , 5 5 "R00'9Mead' they 'f'ii'?'S'f""f1 livfflfffck- 1 SW" ??j3llfA0riviti33?E1SF0orbaiil3?ii515 JV V. The Wh? - 5 it-iwvrestlihg 1' Buc Bfiilletin 3 45i?Musical- JT 4.343 B... V -.-t ' ...-. ' :ti "-:ii gy r. ase a 1 l 'ttt ' ' iifilf' ar aure -S . HOMTSQ Nat- H0114 SOC- 5 113 W4 Cayuga st. le,Qi.12e342-4000 Giggies 5 i.... Activities: Syrii.Ef3Band 15,253,245 Marg iiic 4: 53,414 Band' 2,3,45 V. Swimming 15 Spanish g, TeChCrew1,2,3,4s.CfhesSClub,4:1gFren0he Club 13,3145 Var' Show 3' SL Class sigl i,,- Club 351e3?3e?tre 5 . Nighteffmnt- V01l55'?Yl?a11 epowdekl Puff-iliiiiiifball .5 5 l lisi Honore? N at. Horil Soc. 2,3,4'gSuperior Achievement - NEDT 2 5 .... 5 as Ei..12tliSt. 4 ::.:: 14353452.3449 "Drea,ms:a,re like stomewalls - the-higher they get fffeamow likely . we w fwl13fBw, wfihi cafefuzlerwflwfoweoafga yoodfmfedaffofftfbeo can a ffealitziffi "'A ' 5 Canale, Amy Kathryn - Twiggy jgyfggffgfft eakifhow, we in all gt' lo? W perry. mu - . ,. . 0m!?E55?S- Chffffiflg-ad1ng'. i'2.S2F?CCf 2,312 f , 1, 1, 5, oll 25 VarI5Show 2,3f?MusicaI Theater 35 Prom Cmte. Chairman 35 Powder Puff Football 45 MVP Cheerleadirig 3g Buo 3. 5,5 g 1. fLacrosSef3,4g Baskelfball Fr V. ie-1, 3f"Im ssilil5?5ifi1is1.a in E-dliizbrlionary QUef2?E1f5i5fE3?1d1dat'?fss35f1 or . 5 V Jovi V rrr rrrr r , 14 Hemekest. be ffl 1.4.2343-0766 Canale, Nicholas M. - Nick ffjAvfi'vilii?9Sf Mar- Bend 1,2v3,Qi2QQi1iDd00T RD 25QB,ox 406 rrrr 5 45342-2814.e.Q f Fr 1, v. Wrestliiig 15 Lacroeee Fr 1, JV-Lacrosse 25 V. 3,45 V. Wrestling 25 Ski Club 45 Latin Club 1,2,35 Stud. Council 1,2 . K, " ' 'Hono'rsE',Area All4Siiate Orchestra 35 QAII-C0urrl5yjBand Nat.. Nat- e55e Football 1,2,45 Hoh.'Men. Football 33 Hon. Men. Lacrosse 39 Defense Player of the Year 4 . . "Quittezj,fg5:izever neve251QbfuQit. Keepi Cappell, ErinSMarie - Siiarrin " at - li .1 --VV .A:..hA, 51 35341031 5. 5 ' to uae. I k,kx: my . kxkwy 25 w. 4th sn. 343-6793 gl Coomielgisa Marie - Leftyg fgtQm??S" CheeT?'?adi"g la asm Club 5 ' 1 d ' "'i glam: to haaeggifmezy nm Thg fygi imegi, . . . W0 9 ' 5 'ifiif Carnal, William - B111 -,C0agf,1in, Maureen P, ,Moe RD 3, West Lake Rd' 343-9634 w. oeol Avfiviiiefif Lacfoefiellli JV 2: v011eyaan4g Marsflisand 1,2533 4, 3-4 45 Ski'Club 1,2,3,45 Sym. Band 1,23,-1: a.fdhLs's 3,45 couliiii lelo 1,2132 ggSieZrt5t:id33,4g Drama Club 3,45 All gisoccer V Calmiin 3, Vx a ll 253 5 rr ' for all tffftiwe can not whAziiz?lpe'are." ':--- 5 " --1'5' Carr arramm L' ' 1,2,3,ggg:gMorp VVinterfgSports 1 Y - yf1Fest 1,2,3' 5 RD 8, Middle Rd." Activities: JV Soccer 1,25 V. Soccer 35 JV E . ellrmorsr. NEDT Award. . JW 5 S0ftbe31i12: Ski 1,23. Var-ef 5 5 - of show 253,44 Jr. chorus Linei'fi3i1giiPowder' 427 Puff 3,4 5 Q:,,Whai t 'Wg t R- RD 5,'Nest1e Drivefi' Q - Activities: Soccer 2.3: Skl Club 1.3.44 gliifificfiiiitiesfieiv. Soccer"1,2,3, Captain 45 Chess Club 35 Powder Puff 3,45 Var. Show A iw "It's haijgiiimlive up they are. Thee road to iw!! is li ke some distant stawand eople a.rou-mi you are like almdows of the 'worligif' Chamberlain, Claudine L. - Dina, . 5 55 ,.'g.g2Qggif?g42-1537 Activifiiiot-Ski 1,2,3,45"32Xi't Club 2,3,4, SeC'y 35 Sailing Club 2,3,4, Sec'y 35 SADD 45 Powder Puff 3,4 "Our dreams are limiied only by boyz far our wke be 5 chesaree, Angela C. - shes 242 Syracuse Avenue A 343-0045 Activities: Soccer JV 1,2, V. 3,45 V. lint. Soccer, 1,2,3,4g,II1t. Volleyball 3,45 35 4 Siu Cluiillii'-Chess CluB45'Se1erioe1Cli.ib 4' Cheerleading 4' 4 Honors: NQMSQTIPSAT Letlzer of .g.,,1,- V L r ,Award 2g Nat, Hon. Soo. 2,3545 Q ' 5 fwhatevefygg may seeggg:ggzs1gngfiqq?5g,,but 15 f1iiM1,sm0S0 lmiifefianf flwkzitmfu. o K. - f A ,Route 104i l"i 'if 'S V343-5328 jacmfcmq rv. Track 153,45 JV Track 2, E.. ,iiiiiiiiif 1, ' Softball l.4: Chess Club 4: Mar, Band 1,2.3,4 "Il lukrx lmllz rain and smmlilm' lo mfzlw' u I'!1ll'IhllIl', l'ruf'fl'i1:mlx lax! jorzfwzw. Dalziell, Lisa Jean - Weezio RD 3, W. Lake Road 343-9289 ACll'UflllC?8.' Sym. Band l,2.1l,-1, Mar. Band l,2,I3,.1, SADD 2.33: Youth Vourt 2: Track 1.23.43 Powder Puff 53.4, Var. Show fl ".Ve1'e'r pill ollyoizr 1lreumxlv1lu.gl. for lhwy muy mal lm llwrrf lomorrou'." Dam. Russell Heath - Russ 47 4th Ave. 541121-Llllfll Sym. Hand 2,3,-lg Mar. Band 2.73.-4, Volleyball 3.43 Model Aircraft Club 2 "Winn llw Class qf'8X grallmrlvs. uw won? lose' any-fiuiwulx. WWII only ymiu Izvrlpfils. Dana, lxelley Ann RD 4,, Box 94 "Lo:-f' is like YI lmllmjfly. Il guns uzlrrrmfe-r if pleases, :xml plwrmer: u'lze1'wv1' if gm' Dehollander, fXl'lStlI1 RD IU, Box 105 2442-3744 Aclivifivs: .l.V. Basketball 1.2, Soccer JV 251, V. 4, V. BowlingtlgSol'tbzl1l.lV1,2, V. 3,45 Sailing Club 1,235 Sym. Band 1,2 "l'zl rntlirr laugh Ilrlllv Iliff sinrwr llmrf fry rrllh the snlwlff. TlIl'Nl'lI1ll?l'N horn murlz nfrnrff-I'r1n."f Billy .fool DeLuca. Peter D. - Neil 245 W. litli St. 24422-531509 Lacrosse 1,2,3,4g SADD -4, Winter Fest Volleyball 3 "1 lzelifrzverl wha! I was fold. 1 Ilaoatolll it wus rz good lilo: thought I was hczpffy. Tlwn ljkmml somvllzing tha! alzrmgezl if al r D1-:Ment Teresa Ann - Frese Box 143. Edwards Circle Il-43-4594 Avfiz'ili1:s.' V. Tennis 1.41SkiClub 1,45 V. Track 1.535 lnt. Volleyball 1.45 Chess Club 3,43 Powder Puffli,4g Var. Show 3,45 Jr. Chorus Line 3: Winter Sports Fest 3,4, Honors: Nat. Hon. Soc. 3,4 'llfyuu Illlilyt take the time fo look at what you have, you may miss il. ' Denme, Karryn D. 240 W. Sth. St. 342-4556 Soccer JV 1,2, V. Soccer 3,45 Volleyball JV 2, V. 3,43 V. Softball 1.13.41 Math Club 4 Honors: Softball Athlete of the Week 3 "And l'1rzjk:mrlin"ir's time we'r0 Qlfon our way. We could go so much fnrilzvr than. we covllrl today." -- lloxfon . DeSantis, John Paul - JD 226 W. Utica St. 343-1477 Football Fr l, JV 2. V, 3,4g Wrestling: JV 1,2, V. 3,4g V. Tennis 1, Math Club 3: Track timer and announcer 3g .BlLl'l2Il7I807' Bulletin Layout Editor 45 Pararloa' Sports Editor 4 Honors: Nat. Hon. Soc. 3,43 Top Ten AHSME 1.3: Spanish Class award 1,2551 Boys' State ily Bausch and Lomb Medalist 4 "New cor, r'a11riu'r,joz1rsturrlugulruim, 1 think I'll buy mv :1 football le'f1nx."A I'l1eir Fluyll DiGaetano, Nicholas J r. - Guinea 45 Ontario St. fl-424-111308 Acllifiliefsi Football Fr 1, JV 2, V. 3,45 Baseball JV l,2, V. 3.4 "This your mlsvyflmdy has to llwlllo lf' ll1e'y're' goirvgllfilzmlgrffzzlliiglwldogorul1'lfl4'r4u'im'r'gl 'l7l1lS6'lfllN1.!Il7lVl1I to bf a lilllv u:fifm'r." e Illllf Dirk, Samantha E. - Sam l Am 275 W. Third St. 3-12-1859 Acfi:'itiffs.' Sym Band 1,2,3,4g Wind bins 3,43 Horn Choir 2, Musical 'l'hs-utor 1,2g Mar Band l,2,Zl,4: Select Chorus 251-Xrezi All-State 35 All- County Band 1,235.41 Youth llolilrt l,Z,3,4 HSIHVIIV me ll person who hue nf'1'f'r'fi1ilul and I will show yum 11. prfrsrm who has nr'1v'rr11'l1i4"nml ar1j1lhi'r4g." .form Rwsrx Donoghue, Jennifer L. - Jenny 138 E. Se.-rioca St, IMISAZSQ7 Actir-iliffs: Cheerleading: Football 1, Basketball Capt. 2.3,-1gSou'e1' 1,25 Track 2, Prom Unite., Var. Show 3,-4, SA 1 JIJ 3,-15 Chess Club RA: Winter Sports Fl-st, Int, Volleyball, Powder Puffflg Stud. Council Sec'y 2 "May my xornrlx oflimejlow smoothly lhrough the glues ofliflz, rovering flw pus! and imposing a m'1u-future." Dumas, James R. - Troll sion on our minds and hearts." Kostolampros, George M. - "Kos B" 9E Eastpoint Apt. 343-6021 "lt's got a berry nice ending." Kranz, Margaret A. - "Meg" 167 West 7th St. 343-6915 Activities: Gymnastics 1, 2, 33 Stud. Council 1, President 2 Honors: Civic Award 33 Nat. Hon. Soc. 4 "lt is a long race and ifl try I will surelyfinish. But ifl stop now, how can I ever be happy?" Krupa, Holly Lynn 7602 Citrus Park Blvd. Ft. Pierce, Fla. 466-9690 Activities: Cheerleading 43 Powder Puff 4 "Ifour lives were always wondeijiz l, what would worzderhil be then?" Kuchek, David - "Kuch" Middle Rd. Activities: Chess Club 3,4 t'We're finished here and all we have to do is rrzake ourfirst decision." LaFave, Aaron P. - "Tony B." 104 East Fifth St. 343-9546 Activities: Fr. Football, Karate 1,2,3,43 Science Club 43 Buccaneer Bulletin 2 "Is that possible? As long as we're together, yes, anything is possible. At any time." Lagoe, Angelica L. - "Angel" PO Box 226, Minetto 343-3021 Activities: V. Tennis 3,43 Basketball JV 1, V. 2,3, Capt. 43 Softball JV 1, V. 2,3,43 Spanish Club 2, Treas. 33 Chess Club 33 Co-Ed Volleyball, Winter Sports Fest, Powder Puff 3 Honors: 2nd Team All-League Basket- ball 33 2nd Team All-League Softball 3 "Life is not a spectator sport." Lamb, Chris A. - "Chris" 79 Niagara 342-2482 Activities: V. Tennis 1,2,3,43 V. Soccer 3g V. Volleyball 43 V. Bowling 3,43 JV Soccer 1,23 Drama Club 43 SADD 2, V. Pres. 3 "Live every day as ifit were your last, or life will pass you by." Lamson, Kevin H. - "Lamp" RD 8, O'Connor Rd. 342-1480 Activities: Art Club 4, Pres. "Time has little to do with irqinity and Jelly Donuts" - Magnum Law, Tammy J . - "Big Mouth" RD 8, Middle Rd. 343-3742 Activities: Bowling 3 "Why say, Goodbye when the best is yet to come." - Lebaudy, Andres - t'Dres" 303 East Ninth St. 343-8380 Activities: Soccer JV 1, V. 2,3, Capt. 43 V. Tennis 1,2,3,43 Ski Club 1,2,3,43 Jr. Var. Show 33 Stud. Council 23 Buccaneer Bulletin 43 Int. Soccer, Volleyball 1,2,3,4 Honors: Nat. Hon. Soc. 2,3,43 lst Team All-League Soccer 43 Buc King Candi- date 3g Language Merit Award CFrenchJ 1,2,3 "Don't be satisfied with excellence. Strive for perfectionf' M Lenahan, Kristina M. Box 181, Minetto 343-0016 Activities: V. Soccer 1,2,3,43 J.V. Basket- ball 1,23 V. Basketball 3,43 V. Softball 1,2,33 Track 43 "Life is like a game. You win some and you lose some, but we all must go on!" Leotta, Anthony J. - "Tony" 43 West 6th St. 342-1359 Activities: German Club 1,2,33 Latin Club 13 Buccaneer Bulletin 43 Paradox Academics Editor 43 V. Lacrosse 3,43 Sailing Club 43 Publicity Officer Ski Club 1,2,3,4Q Chess Club 3,43 Math Club 3,43 Winterfest 3,43 Oswego City Youth Court 2,3,43 SADD 43 Boy Scouts 1,21 "Book in a mirror. I see determination and friends." LeRoy, Jennifer Anne RD 4, BOX 499 343-3159 Activities: Tennis 1,2,3 "Now our dreams are coming true through the good times and the bad. I'll be standing there by you" - Bryan Adams Lewis, Tracie J . - "Trigger" 364 Walnut St. 342-5022 Activities: Ski Club 1,2,3,43 Sr. Var. Show3 J.V. Soccer3 Chess Club 196 4 Directory "I only Iivefor today, and I'm one day behind."- Genesis Lombardo, Anthony J . - "The Boss" 24 East Albany St. 343-5131 "For all the years live been in here, although, the weren't so very dear, to you I leaverny hearth and! soul. Party and rock and roll." Lundy, Timothy P. 84 W.5th St. 343-5359 Activities: Lacrosse Fr. 1, J.V., V. 3,43 V. Hockey 2,3,43 "Think about it. There must be higher love, down inthe heart or hidden in th stars above. WITHOUT IT, LIFE IS WASTED TIME" Machuga, Theresa A. - "Terry" Box 332, Granby Road 343-1765 Activities: All County Band 1,2,3,43 Area All State Band 33 Mar. Band 1,2,3,4Q Musical Theater 1,2 "Give no thought of what lies behind, but push on to what lies ahead." MacDonald, John D. - "Juano" RD 6, Box 110 342-1339 Activities: V. Swimming 23 V. Volleyball 43 Int. Volleyball 1,2,3,43 Winterfest 2,3,43 Spanish Club 2,41 French Club 2,33 Stud. Council 33 Chess Club 3,43 Sr. Class Night 4g Boys Soccer Scorekeeper 19 Honors: Nat. Hon. Soc. 2,3, Pres. 43 "Truth is what sounds right. Beauty is what looks right. Beware of symmetry" MacDougall, Brandi M. RD 8, Box 260 Activities: Powder Puff 3 "You can not plan the future by the past." if MacLean, Kim J. - "Kim" RD 9, Box 163 Activities: Mar. Band 1,2,3,4Q Tech Crew 2,3,43 Track 13 "The more things changeg the more things stay the same! Manale, Eric F. - "Chuck" RD 5, Box 224 343-4884 Activities: V. Swimming 1,2 . "If practice makes you better, then always give 110W and you will be the best at what you want to def, Mangano, Victoria L. - "Vicki" 139 East Seneca St. 343-4117 Activities: Stud. Council 1,3Q Ski Club 1,2,43 V. Gymnastics 1,2,3,43 Boys' V. Swim 1,2,3,43 V. Track 1,2,43 Chess Club 33 Var. Show 3,43 Drama Club 1,2,3,43 SADD 33 PowderIIPuff 3,43 Sr. Spaghetti, Dinner 43 Sr. Slide Show 43 "Years pass, times changeg but true friends are forever." Mantaro, Jason RD 7, Box 371 343-3025 Activities: V. Hockey 1,2,3,43 V. Lacrosse 1,43 Soccer JV 1,23 V. 33 Paradox 33 Spanish Club 1,2,33 Stud. Council 1,2 Honors: Nat. Hon. Soc. 2,3,4 wg '- "It is our uniqueness, our individual identity that transcends our short existance here and therefore must be preserved," Marino, Melissa J. - "Bubba" 150 W. Seneca 343-4564 "l'veVVhad the time ofmy life, and I owe it all to you. Mason, Renee D. - Giggles" 46A Wine Creek 343-4270 Activities: Jr. Achievement 1 'fgfs been real. Thanks, Mrs. Mulcahey! I made 1 ,, McCarthy, Jamie L. 209 West Seneca St. 343-6086 Powder Puff 3,4Q Int. Volleyball 3,43 Sr. Class Night 4 "N ow I have an understanding ofthe only world that we see. Things I once dreamed of have be- come reality to me," McConkey, Jennifer M. I RD 10, Box 144 343-3409 Activities: Swimming 1,2,3,4Q Art Club 3,4 "S earchi ng for a way that we can be like we were before" McCrobie, Scott D. 59 West 2nd st. 343-7915 "Vlfhat you expect from life, is what you put into it.' McDougall, Heather A. . 201 West 2nd St. 343-0004 Activities: Powder Puff 3 "Thesefour short years have given me a lifetime full of memories. - I --.. --.- - 5.54 ,, .... .., . l'Q '-ffl E. 4. My Fariand, s. - Randy esii. 312 W. 2nd St., ,,.,,.. ,,,...,,,, . , 342 ,2Sl'l56,. Aictivitiesq iL8.CitfiS?:e..f'1. 2 3 4 -Studi 'Cliiiiricil 1,2,:FieifiifH3t1f2Ioa3: 27 'Ski Clililiilgli 31,5 B'y,Llgn7g.4 ...,...,,,.,,.., ,,,.,,,,,,,..,,.,,. ,, .,,,..t..,,,,.. Honoys Nag -3 ,,,'. J V'fThe time has come to-say Amen but at another" time in another placciiire il surely meet again ' McHenry, Michael C. 185 E 2nd St 3 3 343-5243 Reminder to all my friends behind Life aiu t nothing Irat a. party Sand it aint over yet. VV McManus, Brian: M C B M127 Oneida 343 7790 The days here wtaeczaeg' I rn out of' here' Mele, Saman13hgg,.gA::j i Sam 297 E. 9th St. V V- 342-1223 Activities Swimming 1 2 3 Capt 45 Track 1 2 3,43 Indoor Track 3' Powder -Puff 3' Chess Club-I4i' Latin Club 1 2 3 -- . .Horwrs N at 3.4 Bowl float thr0uL9fh:'ZiJ5eJ Matte waves ' Mena, Eric A,,33ii5,. . ..., fffff'f,,.f'f, ,. RU.4,B0X.392 .,.. fi.. 1 ..., fff, .343 -'II'-Activities' Syms- -and-4--2 -3 -4' Mar Banst- where 1 belong, .,- It fii, ".:., -3 5 1 V J.. Vw i' 'fa ? .,. .., P if Wt 4'1- we Wx 'E-wi." 'X ' A-if-fl .-is.-5 ,f-if -.. E , cg 34.23, M-.i-3 A .trfei , L ,raft , . 1 33 at f' 919, ,iw 55,3224 ,H-it .. 21 A-4 A at iiii ' n a V lf, if e 'R wt, if we ate' .tif ru Y 'lf' amz? i-.-..- . M4155-Qgsbff ' 5 5,1 L2 'Q' 1-fl, Midi. f ,gig ' .,., 2? if . 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' ' ' .'??'fil5'??12,3. , 3 NYSSMA Solo CgQ!I!D'1,2,3,4Q Ski Club 4, -.ex-C ski Sym Band 7-'Mar Band 3,43 . .3,43 sooo Calculuslfllfutor, so science ili: 3 f'Qhne hast, aber ohnefrast. Without haste, but 33503, D- - a t . ?SifQfCouncil 43 gowiing ag Club 3,43 X-c ski ,..-. -. 3. 5 4 4,-as is 1 1 E I 'MF -3 ill 1 skis? "5 Is - as 5355 311: 4' -2-13-'1, it is ,., ti t QE, Q 1' . I-if-i -... :, -, -iff' 1' W ' 3- if. S agas A . +1-1 E-fr I4-at : Eli' 2 : i i E L Q 2 451121, 4 a, iff 5 1 4 ..,..s ,, ,. z . 1 1 1 E l 2 it Ir, ' v I 1 x 1 v 198 4 Reaching Higher In Memoriam 3-Q A A James T. Griffin 1941-1987 Frank J. Ruggio 1944-1988 What a time we've had! or many of us our stay is over at O.H.S., and the times we will remember will probably not just include the activities at the school. This year was full of events from around the world. In the Middle East there was turmoil, along with the fight over Aparthied in South Africa. The United States, under the leadership of President Ronald Reagan tried to stay neutral in these areas while maintianing the atitude that we will not be known as a weak nation. We have kept our presence in other areas in the world by sending aid to the Contras in Central America and our naval support to the unstable Persian Gulf, even as revolutionary forces seemed on the verge of overwhelming the cautious U.S. approach in Panama and elsewhere in the world. The world was not all warlike this past year. The 15th Winter Olympic Games were held in Calgary, Alberta. The U.S. athletes took two golds, in speed skating and figure skating. Over all, our team did not enjoy their best Olympics in history with the Russians and Germans again dominating most of the events. In world politics, the U.S. and Russia continued to have summits and struck many deals, including a plan to pull short range nuclear missles out of Europe. Nationally, it was a year of scandals and chaos. With President Reagan serving his last term as President, the race for the position has been fierce. Gary Hart had his campaign destroyed when it was found that he had an extra-marital affair. He dropped out of the race in May, only to return in the fall, saying, "Let the people decide!" This new campaign did not help his reputation so he dropped out of the race for good after losing by a large margin in the first few primaries. The scandal of George Bush's involvement in the Contra arms deal seemed not to hurt his compaign. By mid-March he appeared to have the Republican nomination locked up. On the economic scene, the U.S. experienced a roller- coaster ride for most of the year. The Dow-Jones In- dustrial Stock Average reached its highest point and ex- perienced its biggest crash all within a few months. This unpredictable market lead economists to predict sluggish consumer spending and higher unemployment. The only problem was - no one bothered to tell the consumers! The sports world also had its problems. The National Football League CNFLJ, had a players strike in the middle of the year over the subject of free agency. This strike las- ted for three weeks C2 gamesj until the players gave up and returned to play. The Washington Redskins went on to win the Super Bowl, defeating the Denver Broncos by a score of 44-10. This win kept the League Trophy in the NFC East division for the third year in a row. fContimted, P- 2042 TjAR!"'t"'j is Q. O it lla- w ' Q .1 ililvim - . , . u O Q Q ' in ' Q ,-. 0. we .. . M.. " ' g X O .fm-hr. - ' ' 9 ., -rfnflie' . 5 ' 5 :fi , . Q . 2' ' ',. 1 vo . , 1 Lf'-vi'.'l ' . l ins 'L 0 5 ..' . iw. .Q P -'f Y 'o 1 s ' K W ,,wi,,. . TOP Television evangelists Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker said farewell to the PTL ministry in March. Bakker resigned after confessing to a sexual encounter with a young woman. Tammy Bakker bowed out ofthe broadcasts to undergo treatment for drug dependency. B0'l'I'0M The Senate rejected President Reagan's nomination of Judge Robert H. Bork to the Supreme Court by a 58-42 vote, ending a long, con- tentious debate over ajudge alternately portrayed as a brilliantjurist and a dangerous extremist. Qwhitney Houston, left, along with Madonna, Paul Simon and Michael Jackson were some of the top entertainers of the year. Current Events 4 201 f f 5 Q. a V ,,,I4w ,.....uUi R 6, .ga U , 4 -A nl"" ...gr fy w 52. 5 .. 4.-Q ,- elf' 1- s ,. wiki" .4 K wb Q, 1. 1 1 ' Wi se-f-get K 6 M .. 3 , ,.,,..,.-, Xt! A. '. 'hw' 1 X Vbzv rl J . . ,Jef if ' . ,. . ral-1 . ' fi 5. Y .3 5 X 'Er nigh arg Vi Y 5 E 3 ii, . 'T . Q" 1. Q f .,", , .1 ,'9'-:V-'. H1 -' wg is , - . ' -fr 1. . P AW',, 5 ,f!'g.5' ',., . ,. - .islr as . . Q a fi 1' 'tif f if ' We if 'VT '- A A 51 " " ,f f ' ' 1 ' f' 33' 'Y deg- 'Y ,L ' . f -. in . 31. ' A A ly M ,.'-sim ' " . -raw -V: 9 . i ' 4. if ' . 'fe if if sn. " age: , , - W' 4. it . 1 D . Q ggi 1 if H f, 1 1 - .Q 2 V' It 1 t K. if N5 W oi 'i K . .E 1 "' , 1 Fil!! M., There is "No Limit" to change. ver the year O.H.S. students have noticed many changes in the City of Oswego. , Last fall the Ames Plaza opened along with Arby's and the Fashion Bug. Students also saw the ground break for such businesses as Red Lob- ster, Dunk'in Donuts, Taco Bell, and the new Fay's. These new places offered new opportunities for OHS teens and their parents to spend their money and op- ened new areas of employment. The Common Council of Oswego also planned for change. With the completion of the Westside water front new plans for the east side were annouced. The front would include a linear park, viewing stations, a fishermen's pier and a boat landing. The Federal government also began construction on a new post office located on West First Streetjust below the Utica Street bridge. The building should be comple- ted late in August of 1988. All the citizens of Oswego saw the election of our new mayor. There were four major contenders for the office and their platforms all contained change. John Sul- livan won by a large margin, promising the extension of Route 481 into Oswego and a program which would include the opinions of Oswego's young people in his de- cisions in office. The Nine Mile Point nuclear power plant finally went into operation this year. This plant, located just out- side the city in Scriba, was the most exspensive plant ever built in the world. The plant was to open better than ten years ago and went billions of dollars over budget. To this day it is plagued by operating problems. As the Class of 1988 leaves may they remember Os- wego the way it was and to accept the progess it has 1'Y13dQ OVQI' the y63!'S.Qby Christopher Nelson. the stroll 5.9 sf Mb no 111'1'11t actwn' I 4 :ff Junxors Kyle Vermllye Sean Kelly L1ll1an Wood to the outdoor hfe QWWWNH Jeff Gallagher and Scott Briglin contemplate their next move. 5 Nfimvf :rw Renee Brown checks her answer yet another time. 'S nw? " Oswego, New York welcomes Spring 1988. 1' Tim Proud and John Ponzi spring into a demonstration of sine wave behavior. 205 v Closing 0.H.S. students showing their spirit during the Buc Week pep rally. D, Shepard Senior Chris Lamb dressed appropriately for Nerd Day. 2 U 1 Twinkie the Kid?! 206 4 Closing Dan Lapus kicks with power. A11 the varsity teams represented us well this year. Julie Zariski, Traci Buske and Linda Goodroe pose in their decarated Trans-Am during the Buc Parade. U Z , V.,,,.,.4 M Rahul Seth shows that even the big man Andres LaBaudy can be injured. l I Q A dissapointed Varsity Basketball bench feeling a close loss - the story of the year. W ., i , rw,-, . K 1 seems, Sig if Jason Noel was at the head of the line for lunch. Closing Q 207 We've kept our promise. n May of 1987, Mr Harmony and Mr Myles, the advisers of The Paradox, appoached me and asked if I would like to be the Editor-in-Chief of the 1988 Paradox. They explained to me that this position would take a great deal of time and de- dication. The yearbook was coming off of two years of late deliveries of poor quality books, and they felt I would be able to reverse this trend and deliver the best book the school had ever seen. Honored by their proposal, I accepted the challenge. My duties began that spring during the construction of the Spring Scene '87. I worked with a staff of about six- teen students. Most, including myself, had little or no experience in creating a yearbook, but we were motivated by the fact that it was our book and it could not be as bad as the previous books. Then-Juniors Dwayne Narayan, John DeSantis, Kim Shenefiel and Eben Norfleet worked hard and put many hours into the first yearbook supplement consisting of 24 pages. We covered all the spring sports, student activities and Senior functions within the last few months of school. As the proofs returned I realized how much talent I was dealing with and I began believing that we could be a great infu- ence on future issues. Michael Nelson, Staff Artist, winner of the nat- ional editorial cartoonist contestf 208 4 Closing Summer passed and soon school began again. Dwayne, John, Kim, and Eben returned to the staff along with senior newcomers Tony Leotta and Janelle Preman. We began working at the same pace as we did during the pre- vious spring of many weeks until we realized it was more than a 24 page in- sert, it was a 216 page giant. We picked up our pace and for the first time in many years an OHS yearbook staff met its first deadline. The second came and it too was met. By the third some of us began to slack off. Tony Leotta, on the other hand, began working like a mad man to fulfill not only his deadlines, but the deadlines of others too. His ded- ication reinspired the whole staff and even staffers who had become nearly invisible turned in at least one spread. We finished the year making all our deadlines on time and even made some early. Now that the book is completed I would like to thank the following people: bMr. Harmony for letting my staff and I experiment and try new ideas in this book. bMr. Myles for staying after school with us so we could have extra time to make those deadlines we almost missed. bTony Leotta for the creative copy and layouts which you worked so hard on to put a variety in this book. hi. . . 56-exam-as , E A full house in the yearbook office, a common "site" this year. PJohn DeSantis for covering the whole sports section with little staff to help you. PDarren Crovitz for moving from section to section writing the stories we needed. bKeri Anderson and Jackie Ruch for covering the underclass section when the editor left. PDwayne Narayan and Janelle Pre- man for putting a variety of stories in the senior section which included polls and features. PDarren Narayan for being in the office when anyone needed to hit on someone. Also thanks for being a good sport about it. bDavid Shepard and Tony Leotta for taking the photos we needed for all the sections no matter how short the notice. PML Maxon and the whole faculty for your help and cooperation to let us dig for the stories we needed for the year- book. ,Finally I thank everone who stood by me and was supportive of my staff during the past year. I hope that everyone who reads this book recaptures the times we had dur- ing the 1987-88 school year. Christopher D. Nelson Editor in Chief, 1.988 Paradox 'v Academics Editor Tony Leotta wants you tc enjoy this book. COLOPHO he 65th volume ofthe an- nual publication, Pax- adox was distributed in June of 1988. The Par- adox was written by the students of the Oswego High School year- book staff led by Editor-in-Chief Christopher Nelson. It was prin- ted by the Hunter Publishing Company, Winston Salem, N.C. for the third year in a row, and five of the past six years. Pub1isher's Re- presentative was Eric Ludemann. The book consisted of 216 pages of which eight were process spot color and eight were four-color. The text style was written in Cen- tury. The book contained six main sections which included Acad- emics, Sports, Underclass, Stu- dent Life, Faculty and Seniors. The black and white candid photos were taken by the students and were developed by Varden Studios Inc. of Syracuse, New York. Color photographs were taken by students and were dev- eloped by Industrial Color Labs, Inc. of Syracuse and Skrudland Photos, Inc. of Hebron, Illinois. Senior portraits were taken and developed by Varden Studios. Un- derclass portraits were taken and developed by Dormar Studios, a subsidiary of Varden Studios. The Paradox is a member of the Col- umbia Scholastic Press Associa- tion of Columbia University in the City of New York. The estimated cost of producing volume 65 was 520,000 The books sold for the price of S18 plus S2 for names in October 1987. The price rose to S21 for later sales in Dec- ember and when the book arrived in June. The Paradox is a self- supporting institution and runs only off the revenues from the sale of the books and patronage from community merchants. All copy and headlines were written and typed into an IBM PC by the yearbook staff and the dis- kettes were sent to the publisher with the layouts on deadlines. Oswego has a student popula- tion of about 1600. It is one of two high schools in Oswego, a city of 23,000 which is located about 45 miles north of the city of Syr- acuse. Dwayne Narayan, Senior Editor, is caught off guard. Darren Crovitz reviews his copy for an upcoming deadline. Christopher Nelson, smiles at the thought of a finished yearbook. Closing Q 20.9 A. Allen Assoc., Inc. C0mpACCOunting 71 E. Bridge St. Oswego, NY Services 3436424 RD Box 384 Oswego, N 125 E. Bridge St 343- Unisex A Finishing Touch . 0 A8zJM 114 E. 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Bridge st. 342-4255 343-2013 xt- ' Q Pinarama Ctr. 343-8086 RW . 2 Oswego, NY L 'S "f-iif il-Ei" 4' ' 7 Dennis P. Norfleet, M E 0112121111 Firm NY Holiday Harbor Hotel M.D. ' GSM D mms . Tmmiiyego' E. ist st. Oswego, NY 40 W. Mohawk st. 342-2972 I U 342-1320 Internal Medicine Franklin Optical Karpinski's Cleaners W. Utica St. Oswego, NY 96-100 W. 2nd St. Oswego, NY 343-1122 342-4580 F. Ensman, Opt 1'f: ian M. B. Ensrnan, Opfivian 127 Years of Continuous Operation P' 214 W. lst St. Oswego, NY ' 343-4016 Gent1le's Camera Kenny Carpets 81 ,o,...,...,,-..,-L...., Shop 8z Music Box Linoleum, Inc. W. Bridge St. Oswego, NY 57 E. Bridge St. Oswego, NY 343-1730 342-4183 -oldberg's Furniture Kline,s Dept. Store Ontario Realty Inc. 'W. lst St. Oswego, NY 25W. Bridge St. Oswego, NY P.O. Box 2005 Oswego, NY 343-7808 343-0202 342-2244 reco's TV - Video 81 K 9 G . 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Bridge St. Riverfront Fashions Dr1Ve'Ig11?L1?5'37uga St' 211 W. 1st St. Oswego, N3 - 343-8140 "c" Z W 'ces 2 iicn Roger's Studlo Oswego Gun 8z Tackle iil. of Hair Design La 30 Hillside Ave Oswego, NY 13 W Brid gt 0 O NY 1 343-5377 - ge - SWGSFO, 194 X2 Water St. Oswego, NY 342-3560 343-6161 Oswego Nautlcal Presidential Music 77 W. lst St. Oswego, NY NY 342-1222 179 W.1st St. Osweg0, CONGRATULATIONS GRADUATES! Oswego Printing CO- pudgiers pizza Hammermill Paper 412 W' lst St' 343-0680 Oswego' NY 104 W. Bridge St. Oswego, NY Buslness Quick Printing at Low Prices 342-2737 Oswego Plant P.O. Box 258 Oswego, N Where people make the difference. 5, 5, Raby's Home Center . College Plaza Oswego, NY Oswego Redemption 343-2140 Center , 62 E. Bridge sr. Oswego, NY S3Sh3,S P 161' , 963-3570 , On the Loop ggndace Elmhirst Maryan Elmhigsqt 343-3130 Call ahead take-Ou fCQf'Haddock mr1fScallops rc:-'Fish Fries csTexas H01 Oswego Stereo ' . 137 E, Bmdge St, 3 Schne1der's Jeweler 343-0034 l J 20 W. Bridge St. Oswego, li DMM PMS 9 Burke's Home Center 343-1040 g .- r 38 E. 2nd St. Oswego, NY 65 N. 2nd. St. Fulton, NY 343-6147 KOswegoj 592-2244 fFnltonj 'QTIJQ iD?lllFl0il1lll'FlilllB5 140 W. lst St. Oswego, NY 343-3800 Your Hometown Eyes di- Earsfor Over 140 Years 212 Q Patrons Scrlba Fabrics Klocks Corner Rd. Oswego, N' 343-0186 Knitting Machines Children's Fabric Smith's Hotel 63 E. 3I'd St. Oswego, NH 343-9702 Diment Construction RD 2, Rte. 104 East Oswego, NY 342-1085 or 342-1105 IONGRATULATIONS, Stoney's Auto Parts North Country Veterinary Services ' I-4 lst Oswego, Drs. Watson, Howard, Oliver, Brooks, Windecker 8: Camann 343-5370 RD 2, Oswego ' RD 1, Pulaski 342-3020 f0swego,l 298-5141 fPulaskiJ Sunrise Food Store Wayne's Drug Store 214 W. Bridge St. Oswego, NY 24 W. Bridge St. Oswego, NY 342-2627 343-5722 2.4 Hour Convenience Over A6 Years Experience! TWIN PINES . CABINS S CAMPSITES "Buffalo Style" Wings J' at 1 1 Wings 81 Things 1 204 W. 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C C Oswego Speedway W. 10th 4 Utica St. Oswego, Ny. oute 104 East Oswego, NY 343-8710 342-0646 Woody's Mobil Sportabout 8, Grocery 08 W. 1 S . St t 343-6025 Oswego' NY Route 104 East Oswego, NY 343-0519 343-0533 1 Hot Foods - chicken - Ribs - Tam-S 1 Jerry Stanard Waterfront State Farm Gift Studio . Route 104 East Oswego Plaza D W' Utlca Oswego- NY 161 W. 1st St. Oswego, NY 342-2120 342-3639 343-6403 A Beginski, Kevin 129 C Copeland, Thomas 163 Belenger, Arm 129 Corbett, Ginny 131 , Bellardini, Angela 73, 117, 126 Cornell, Lorrie 118 Abulabef, Tfessa 159, 194 Bell, James 76, 160, 194 Cady, Phillip 71, 118 Cgryy Jennifer 119 Ackerly, Staci 117 Adams, Bryan 196 Adkins, Amy 20, 57, 159, 194 Adkins, Craig 20, 105 Agrawal, Divya 46, 59, 73, 159, 194 Ahart, Ron 79 Allen, Konnie 18, 105 Allen, Lani 18, 105 Allen, Nancy 145 Altimonda, Michael 105 Altman, Thomas 17, 145 Alton, Lina 105 Aluzzo, Julie 46, 117 Alvarado, Lizette 59, 129 Ambrose, Michelle 74, 105 Ambrose, Trisha 159, 194 Amedio, Sam 117 Anderson, Carl 79, 105 Anderson, Keri 37, 46, 58, 101, 129, 131 Anesko, Michael 105 Angeleri, Aimee 59, 97, 105 Angeleri, Corrie 97, 117 Angelina, Greg 159 Angelina, Rick 70, 71, 129 Annal, Annal, Arens, Arnold, Mary Anne 159 Mike 17, 105 Charles 117 William 145 Ascenzi, Elisa 129 Ascenzi, Robert 78, 117 Ashbee, Cindy 117 Atkins, Atkins, John 159 William 79 Attwood, Paul 117 Auclair, Auclair, James 129 Nan 145 Auclair, Tony 70, 71, 105 Auleta, Austin, Austin, Austin, Auyer, Auyer, Kate 69, 105 Brandy 105 Gene 129 Kelly 129 Jeff 105 Julie 75, 117 AZZerelli, Gina 156, 159, 194 Babcock, Brandy 117 Babcock, Kevin 76, 159, 194 Backus, Katrina 20, 75, 105 Bahner, Lisa 129 Barber, Bernadette 145 Bartosek, John 17, 194 Bailey, Baker, Baker, Baker, Baker, Baker, Baker, Baker, Kevin 129 Christine L. 194 Howard 105 John 117 Kevin 117 Renee 124, 159 Robert 105 Tessie 129 Baldwin, Steve 56, 105 Ball, Arthur 43, 210 Ball, Robert 129 Bandla, Banta, William 29, 105 Shawn 159 Barber, Julie 46, 58, 129 Barcomb, Eric 81, 105 Bardin, Barilla, Barker, Barker, Julief159, 194 Francis 129 Eric 156, 159, 174, 19 Heidi 105 Barlow, Kris 78, 117 Barlow, Mike 117 Barnes, Barnes, Bames, Barney, Barthol Barthol Amy 159, 194 Douglas 117 Emily 129 Bill 105 omew, Lisa 18, 117 omew, Nathan 129 Basualdo, Antoinette 29, 43, 134 Bateman, Kristine 105 Battelle, Michael 79, 105 Battles, Baxter Jennifer 117, 119 Jose h 43, 159, 194 1 P Beck, Roger 160 Becksted, Jolene 117 156, 1 Becksted, Valerie 36, 176, 177, 194 Beckwith, Debbie 117 Beckwi Beckwi th, Michael 117 th, Sean 79, 106 103, 128, 4 73, 129, 60, 165 Bellow, William 145 Belt, John 66, 67, 129, 170 Benjamin, Richard 67 Benzing, James 65, 160, 194 Benzing, Joseph 65, 160 Bernreuther, Janet 145, 151 Bernreuther, Scott 145 Bernys, Barbara 43, 160 Bernys, Becky 117 Beshures, Faye 117 Betz, Brian 117 Bevacqua, Frank 64, 145 Bianchi, Matt 79, 106 Birdsall, Scott 70, 71, 129 Bisbee, Kolan 43, 129 Bivens, Bryant 18, 117 Bivens, Scott 117 Blake, Richard 160 Blumer, Karen 160 Blum, Timothy 160 Boak, Alison 28, 160, 174, 193, 194 Boak, Michelle 25, 29, 45, 97, 129, 132, 163 Bock, Peter 145 Bonacorsi, Andrea 129 Bonacorsi, Sharon 145 Bonney, Richard 67, 117 Borden, Brian 129 Boronkay, Jennifer 20, 129, 133, 139 Bortel, Brian 129 Botting, Christina 117 Bower, Michelle 28, 69 Bowman, Bowman, Boyzuck, Bradford, Bradford, Bradford, Kari Jeane 20, 160, 194 Wayne 78, 117 Mike 129 Christopher 160 Francine 117 Kevin 78, 117 Bradshaw, Tim 71, 117 Bragg, Donald 160 Brancato, Jeff 67, 81, 106 Brancato, John 43, 160, 194 Branshaw, Chuck 129 Branshaw, John 117 Cafalon e, Victoria 46, 97, 130 Caldwell, Michael 145, 151 Callan, Amy 118 Campanello, Santa 130 Campbell, Aimee 68, 118, 126 Campbell, Doug 76 Campbell, Jeanne 145 Canale, Canale, Canale, Canale, 194 Capella, Cappell Cappell Carnal, Carnal, 1 94 Carocci Carocci Amy 97,161, 166, 194 Anthony 130 Mike 44 Nicholas 46, 76, 77, 162, 175 Daniel 144 , Erin 194 , Gabriel 118 Sibyl 75, 118 William 8, 14, 15, 20, 162, 174, o, Chris 118 o, Jan 145 Carpenter, Julie 18, 20, 28, 29, 37, 60 100,13 O, 133 Carpenter, Kenneth 145 Carradine, Karyn 74 Carr, Mitch 67 Carrol, Lewis 198 Carr, Tammy 52, 162, 175, 194 Carr, Thomas 46, 118 ' Carson, Russell 20, 67, 106 Carter, Aimee 37, 43, 101, 104, 118,128 130 Carter Carter Carter Carter: ,Curt 130 Gary 145 Holly 130 Mark 70, 71, 162 Carusone, Stacy 130 Case, Ann 20, 46, 71, 118 Castaldo, Bobby 118 Castaldo, Christina 162, 194 Castaldo, Jeffrey 67, 118 Catalone, Georgia 130 Catalone, Lisa 45, 70, 71, 128, 130 Chamberlain, Claudine 194 Chamberlain, Dina 162 Coughlin, John 43, 78, 119 Coughlin, Maureen 43, 46, 68, 195 163,193 Couse, Christine 131 Couse, Rebecca 119 Cox, Barbara 146 Coyer, Christopher 131 Crego, Michael 59, 131 Crisafulli Crisafulli Crisafulli Crisafulli, , Joseph 19, 146 Crisafulli, Crisafulli, Crisafulli, , Timothy 46, 71, 119 , Tracey 119 Andrea 163, 195 Louis 71, 146 Michelle 163 Russ 131 Criss, Tammy 131 Crombach, Anna 46, 73, 131 Crouch, Ruth 131 Crouse, Jack 131 Crovitz, Darren 12, 13, 17, 34, 36, 37, 46 54, 57, 64, 65, 66, 82, 83, 157, 159, 163 v s 170, 177, 180 Crovitz, Trevor 65, 82, 131 Crucitti, Tracy 68, 131 Cummmings, Laurie 131 Cuomo, Mario 44 D Dale, Melissa 16, 43, 163, 195 Dalziell, Lisa 20, 58, 163, 182, 191, 195 Dam, Russell 20, 163, 195 Dana, Kelly 164, 195 Davis, Laurie 75 Davis, Penny 164 Dawley, Mark 119 Dawson, Tammy 131 DeAngelis, Cassandra 119 Deary, Tammy 157, 164 DeCaire, Tory 20, 119 DeCaire, William 79, 107 Deeb, Deborah 146 Briglin, Michael 79 Briglin, Scott 76, 157, 160, 194 Briglin, Valarie 161, 194 Broadwell, Christine 156, 161, 194 Broadwell, Claude 79, 106 Broadwell, Rodney 105, 106, 107 Broadwell, Shane 76, 129 Brooks, Michelle 129 Brosch, Frank 71, 117 Chan, David 130 Chan, Tricia 46, 118, 120 Chapman, Cynthia 43, 73, 130, 134, 135 Chapman, Tyler 118 Charles, Dawn 130 Chatterson, Mark 162 Chesare, Angela 68, 162, 194 Chesare, John 59, 162, 191, 192, 194 Chetney, Patrick 130 DeGroff, Michael 164 Dehm, Joseph 144 DeHollander, Kristin 68, 164, 195 Delaney, Dale 43, 119 Delaney, Dawn 68, 164 DelBrocco, Lawrence 131 DeLuca, Peter 164, 195 DeMent, Teresa 46, 73, 164, 195 Dempsey, Brian 46, 71, 119 Dempsey, Jennifer 131 Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Arthur 129 Elisa 43, 161, 194, 210 Jeanette 117 Jeff 117 Joshua 20, 161 Mary 129 Renee 46, 49, 157, 161, 194 Sabrina 129, 136 Scott 117, 129 Stephen 156, 161, 194 Brubaker, Andrea 161, 164, 194 Bruce, Sandy 117 Brumsted, Alan 145 Budd, Chris 186, 194 Chodubski, Michelle 118 Ciappa, Thomas 146 Cienava, Elizabeth 20, 46, 74, 130 Clarenbach, Janet 146, 151 Clark, Daniel 46, 76, 158, 162, 194 Clark, Denise 45, 68, 128, 130 Clark, Edward 118 Clark, Francis 76 Clark, Laurel 20, 162, 195 Clark, Paul 118 Clark, Peter 130 Clark, Veronica 144 Clary, Andrew 6, 76, 77, 83, 162, 195 Clemons, Kris 162 Budd, Gary 117, 123 Bugow, Lisa 38, 129 Bullard, Rhonda 69, 117, 121 Bullard, Teresa 118 Bullock, Tiffany 97, 129 Burke, John 118 Burkhardt, Helga 145 Burns, Erin 73, 161, 193, 194 Burnside, Donald 161, 194 Burnside, Michelle 69, 118, 121 Burns, Robert 118 Burnswick, Jeff 129 Burnswick, Maria 161 Burroughs, Darin 81, 161, 168, 194 Bush, eorge 44 Buske , Carol 118 Buske, Debra 129 Buske, Duane 76, 82, 162 Buske, Kim 129 Buske, Traci 18, 25, 29, 44, 97, 129, 132 Buske , Travis 183, 194 Byrd, Jennifer 128, 129 Byrne, Christopher 16, 46, 161, 194 Byrne, Julie 20, 33, 59, 157, 161, 174, 190, 194 Cliff, Dawn 130 Cloonan, Rory 59, 74, 97, 130 Cloonan, Tiffany 54, 59, 74, 97, 106 Clyne, Michael 78, 146 Coad, Kelly 73, 130 Cody, Leon 118 Coe, Daniel 118 Coe, Jeffrey 118 Coe, Patricia 130 Cohn, Maureen 146 Colasurdo, Tracy 7, 68, 130 Cole, Quentin 67, 106 Cole, Robert 20, 130 Coley, Diane 130 Collier, Jenna 104, 106 Comstock, Kristen 118 Conaway, Julie 43, 118 Connelly, Daniel 157, 162, 195 Conrad, Ryan 131 Converse, Amy 131 Conzone, Dina 97, 106 Conzone, Lisa 46, 162, 191, 195 Conzone, Sam 116, 118 Cook, Cynthia 46, 73, 131 Cook, Edward 163, 195 Coon, Lisa 25, 163, 195 Coon, Mike 118 Cooper, Mark 76, 131 Dsgnie, Karryn 55, 57, 62, 68, 69, 164, DeSantis, John 28, 29, 37, 40, 46, 47, 55, 62, 63, 64, 69, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81 DeStevens, Scott 78, 119 Dewey, Allison 119 Dewey, Enivin 76, 80, 146 Dewey, Melissa 131 Dietz, Karen 164 Dggiaetano, Nicholas 76, 160, 164, 174, Dirk, Samantha 19, 164, 188, 191, 195 Dispenza, Francis 146 Dittmar, Maryanne 146 Doerr, Carol 164 Doerr, Sharon 146 Domicolo, Congetta 75, 107 Dona, Brian 59, 131 Dona, Heather 18, 28, 69, 107 Donahue, Tammi 119 Donaldson, Gina 131, 132 Donaldson, Sue 132 Donoghue, Jennifer43, 54, 97, 164, 174, 193, 195 Dorvall, Scott 63 Downum, Denell 46, 119 Dristle, Kent 42, 146 Dumas, James 14, 20, 165, 195 Dumas, Thomas 65, 132 Dunsmoor, Scott 119 Dunsmore, Gary 132 Dunsmore, Tracey 119 Durval, Brian 132 Durval, Joseph 119 Dusch, John 29 Dussere, Michael 29, 132 Dwyer, Melissa 132 Dwyer, Sandra 132 D'Ambra, Gina 97, 131 D'Amico, David 20, 66, 67, 131 214 4 The Limit I E Earhart, Jim 132 Earle, Robert 119 Earnhart, Angela 43, 46, 58, 110, 132, 134 Egan, Joseph 65 Egan, Kelly 165, 195 Ellingwood, David 62, 76, 165, 195 Elliot, Charmaine 165 Emerson, Carl 20, 78, 102, 119 Endres, Tonya 56, 132 Enos, Lorraine 119 Erskine, Larry 79 Erskine, Lisa 132 Everts, Todd 45, 132 F Eadden, Jay 132 alise, Mike 132 amilo, Albert 146 antom, Paul 76, 165 arden, William 146 arley, Jodi 18, 119 arley, Valerie 132 Farnsworth, Brenda 165 Farnsworth, Rachel 119 Farrell, Melissa 19, 20, 119 Fatiga, Cynthia 146 Faudree, William 146 Favata, Heather 119 Favata, Robert 165, 195 Fayette, Edward 146 Feck, Amy 43, 62, 68, 119, 126 Fellows, Katrina 69, 105, 108 Fenske, Donald 132 Fenton, James 132 Fernandez, William 20, 165, 195 Fern, Bill 63 Fierro, Tricia 7, 68, 102, 132 Figueroa, Maria 146 Fink, Mary 132 Finn, Robin D. 20, 165, 195 Fitzgerald, Cherie 165, 195 Fitzgerald, Scott 132 Fitzgibbons, Larry 119 Flint, Tim 71, 100, 108 Flores, Gloria 131 Floyd, Pink 195 Fontana, Teresa 119 Ford, Melinda 165, 195 Forrest, Tim 132 Fox, Kenneth 165 Fragale, Jennifer 18, 119, 124 Fragale, Joseph 132 Fragale, Susan 146, 151 France, Brandon 76, 132 France, Rebecca 165, 195 Franciso, Dina 132 Frawley, Tammy 43, 46, 97, 119 Frawley, Thomas 146 Fry, Krista 20, 46, 74, 97, 133 Funk, Julia 20, 104 Funk, Susan 46, 51, 59, 165, 195 Furfaro, Msgr. Francis 144 Furletti, Julia 133 Fye, Stacia 15, 20, 133 G Sagas, Adam 15, 20, 133 Eaglioti, Robert 166 Sagnon, Harry 67, 133, 138 Baines, Phil 133 Eallagher, Jane 146 Eallagher, Jeffery 70, 71, 166 Sallagher, Kathy 133 Ealletta, Jill 97 Salvin, Missy 97, 108, 119 ialvin, Patrick 157, 160, 164, 166, 195 Bambino, Gina 6, 156, 157, 164, 166, 95 Earafolo, Robert 166 iarcia, Joaquin 166 iardenier, Jamie 195 iardner, Chris 133 Eardner, Melanie 117 iardner, Susan 133 iarno, Edward 144 ieers, Cory 133 Eenova, Mike 79, 108 ierber, Channing 166, 174 iermain, Heather 133 iermain, Michael 166 Gibson, Charles 78, 133 Gibson, Mike 79, 108 Gifford, Melissa 133 Gill, Christine 166, 176, 195 Gill, Mike 133 Gilmore, Bill 81 Gilmore, Debbie 133 Gilmore, Robert 40, 166, 195 Gioia, Susan 20, 167, 195 Glennon, Branagan 78, 120 Glenzer, Anne 146 Goel, Nirmit 16, 40, 46, 48, 152, 167, 195 Goewey, Donald 144 Goodroe, Cynthia 167, 195 Goodroe, Robert 46, 120 Gosek, John 46, 102, 120, 127 Graf, Kathleen 146 Graham, Bobbi Jo 133 Gray, Stacy 167, 195 Green, Scott 133 Green, Wendy 133 Greer, Kenneth 133 Grimshaw, Raymond 133, 157, 167, 196 Gunther, Gloria 133 Guyer, Grace 133 Guyer, Jim 133 H Habeeb, Ameer 70, 71, 120 Habeeb, Shafeegh 71, 133 Hallaglan, Jean 147 Hall, ichelle 134 Hammett, Gail 167, 176, 196 Hammond, Chris 134 Hammond, Jason 78, 120 Hanley, Tim 167, 174, 196 Hannock, Kellie 167, 174, 196 Harmony, Daniel 37, 112, 147 Harper, Charlene 147 Harper, Kim 165, 167, 196 Harris, Alan 79, 108 Harris, Darlene 167, 168, 196 Harris, Kevin 168, 196 Hart, Stephen 196 Hastings, John 45, 46, 59, 60, 65, 109, 134, 144 Hastings, Megan 43, 45, 46, 49, 54, 62, 68, 158, 169, 196 Hawkins, Dawn 18, 37, 43, 96, 97, 134 Hawksby, Heather 43, 120 Heagerty, John 147 Henderson, Lacey 134 Herrald, Lisa 14, 15, 16, 17, 20, 33, 37, 43, 46, 59, 158, 168, 196 Herrera, Michael 1, 134 Hibbert, Amy 134 Hibbert, Tammy 18, 168, 196 Hillage, Suzanne 134 Hillman, Doug 134 Hill, Sarah 147 Hilton, Amy 134 Hilton, Kristin 134 Hinman, Paul 134 Hinrichs, Keith 14, 20, 21, 28, 46, 168, 196 Hinrichs, Renee 97, 116 Hoey, Jason 63, 78, 79, 108 Hoffman, Gene 25, 157, 166 Hogan, Chris 103, 121 Holbert, Chad 67, 108 Holbert, Robin 16, 169, 187 Hollenbeck, Lisa 20, 134 Homik, Kenneth 134 Hourigan, Brooks 76, 169 Howland, Drew 134 Hughes, Mary 196 Hurst, Lee Ann 37, 47, 154, 165, 166, 169, 174 Hutchinson, Vicki 75 Hyland, Troy 134 I lnnqin, Cheryl 97, 147, 148 lzzett, Carey 46, 55, 71, 121 J Jadus, Heather 43, 60, 97, 121 Jaskula, Kevin 134 Jermyn, Helen 147 Jhun, Sarah 147, 151 Johnson, David 63 Johnson, Erin 74 Johnson, Jason 134 Johnson, Koren 134 Johnson, Rachael 45, 108, 110 S encer 20, 100, 134, 138 Johnson, p Jones, Linda 147 Jones, Shawn 17, 169, 196 Jones, Tonya 196 Jones, William 63, 134 Joseph, Anthony 20, 147, 151 Joyce, George 20, 45, 46, 55, 59, 65, 134 Joyce, Jennifer 20, 45, 59, 69, 97, 121 Judd, Caroline 156, 161, 170, 174, 196 Jung, Jennifer 20, 134 K Kalff, Maarten 170, 196 Kandi, Randy 71, 121 Kazarian, Edward 147 Keefe, Kim 19, 43 Keil, Shawn 76, 134 Kelis, Kelis, Kells Kelis, Kelly, Ke lly, Kelly, Kelly, Kelly, edy, Craig 134 Kenn Dale 79, 109 Daniel 45, 134 Douglas 78, 79, 121 Duane 79, 109 Gene 28 Patrick 134 Peter 79, 109 Shawn 59, 134 Timothy 4, 156, 170, 196 Kerfein, Brian 56, 79 Kerley, Erin 75, 121 Kern, Kenneth 148 Kessler, Helen 148 Ketcham, Dave 134 Key, Jacqueline 135 Kielb, Jennifer 97, 135 Kieper, Michelle 16, 43, 46, 59, 135 Kilmer, Mary 148 Kinderman, Genelle 170, 176, 196 Lindsay, Christine 74, 97, 110 Lisk, Edward 148 Littau, Tammy 135 Lloyd, Lisa 20, 29, 74, 97, 128 Lochner, Marilyn 148 Loe, Kristen 46 Lohr, Kenneth 79, 110 Lombardo, Anthony 157, 196 Longley, David 46, 71, 122 Losurdo, Craig 67, 135 Luber, Becky 25, 38, 97, 136 Luber, Rebecca 40, 42, 53, 135 Lucas, Sean 135 Ludemann, Eric 37 Lundy, Heather 135 Lundy, Timothy 169, 196 Lynch, James 148 MacDonald, John 46, 169, 174, 182 190, 196 MacDougall, Brandi 169, 196 Machuga, Theresa 18, 196 Maclean, Kimberly 20, 169, 196 Macleod, Leah 148, 151 MacPherson, John 136 Mahaney, David 136 Mahaney, Paul 78, 122 Manale, Eric 168, 169, 196 Mangano, Anthony 136 Mangano, Brian 67, 110 Mangano, Victoria 74, 196, 197 Manning, James 46, 102, 122 Mantaro, Jason 46, 62, 170, 174, 196 197 Manwaring, Julie 97, 136 Manwaring, Michael 65 Manwaring, Scott 76, 77, 122 Mardones, Benny 197 Mariano, Jennifer 174, 187 Marino, Melissa 174, 197 Marino, Michelle 43, 122 King, Christian 148 King, Donald 135 King, Jennifer 135 King, Rhonda 20, 36, 170, 177, 196 Kingsley, Barry 20, 135 Knopp, Corey 20, 135 Koliada, Kimberly 6, 196 Kostolampros, George 196 Krakowka, Kim 176 Krakowka, Lisa 24, 29, 135 Kranz, Margaret 46, 171, 196 Krause, Karen 148 Kronenbitter, Ann 148 Krupa, Holly 97, 171, 196 Kuchek, David 196 Kuno, Richard 79, 109 Kurilovitch, Dawn 16, 43, 135 Kyntojarvi, Juha 65, 113, 171 L LaClaire, Richard 135 Lafave, Aaron 161, 171, 196 Lagoe, Angel 73, 157, 160, 171, 193, 196 Lamacchia, Van essa 135 LaMay, Peter 148 Lamb, Christopher 13, 43, 103, 110, 113, 119,121,156,157,165,171,196 Lamson, Kevin 171, 196 Landry, Rebecca 46, 59, 119, 121 Lane, Kevin 135 Lapchenko, Laurie 97, 135, 137 Lapus, Daniel 67 Lapus, Duane 64, 65, 135 Law, Tammy 168, 196 Leavens, Cheryl 20, 97, 135 Leavens, Theresa 135 Lebaudy, Andres 12, 22, 46, 55, 60, 64, 65,157,160,161,166, 180,188,196 Lebaudy, Diego 67, 121 Lebeau, Erich 79, 110 Lenahan, Kristina 68, 168, 186, 196 Lenahan, Richard 65, 135 Leotta, Anthony 4, 6, 8, 10, 16, 37, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 50, 51, 52, 53, 60, 63, 196 Leotta, Joseph 135 LeRoy, Jennifer 168, 196 Lewis, George 78, 110 Lewis, Stephanie 20, 46, 97, 122 Lewis, Tracy 196 Lindenberg, Laura 135 Lindsay, Cathleen 74, 97, 110 Maroney, Mary Beth 96, 97, 148 Martin, Martin, Jeffrey 20, 43, 174 Jenni er 97, 136 Martin, Keith 65, 175 Martin, Robert 148 Martin, Victor 82, 83, 136 Martus, Steve 36, 45, 46, 154, 157, 158, 160,176,177,189,191,192,193 Mason, Renee 174, 197 Masuicca, Deana 97 Matteson, Gina 97 Maxon, Frederick 144 Mayer, Todd 136 Maywalt, Christine 136 Mazzoli, Mike 136 McAdam, James 136 McAllister, Bryon 67, 111 McAllister, James 148 McAllister, Mary Beth 46, 74, 136 McBrien, Erin 97, 136 McCarthy, Jamie 174, 197 McCaul, James 78, 147, 148 McConkey, Jennifer 75, 174, 197 McCrobie, Michael 148 McCrobie, Scott 174, 197 McCullen, Catherine 148 McCullough, Olivia 19, 20, 58, 136 McDougall, Heather 174, 197 McFall, Bryan 78, 136 McFarland, Randal 46, 166, 174, 186 197 McHenry, Michael 197 McLaughlin, Fred 136 McManus, Brian 79, 175, 197 McManus, Michael 78, 122 McManus, Patrick 136 McMillen, Barbie 136 McMillen, Daniel 78, 116 Meeker, Michele 136 Mele, Samantha'46, 75, 175, 197 Melsbakas, Joanna 149 Mena, Eric 20, 175, 197 Menter, Patricia 175 Mercer, Kristy 175, 197 Mercier, Barbara 149, 151 Meredith, Kris 97 Merrill, Michelle 136 Miceli, Bart 76, 77, 165, 175, 192, 193 197 Miceli, Johnna 136 Michalski, Adam 67, 111 Michnick, Marjorie 136 Milillo, Tony 123 Miller, Caryn 12, 97, 136 Index Q2 5 Millito, Anthony 78 Mills, Kerri 123 Mirabito, Mark 149 Mistico, Fred 136 Mitchell, Matthew 67, 123 Molinari, Alison 46, 97, 175, 192, 197 Molsberger, Michelle 18, 123 Monette, Lee 136 Morgia, Amy 175, 197 Morley, Jackie 137 Morley, Jennifer 137 Morley, Sharon 149 Morman, Carla 7, 20, 45, 46, 51, 58, 156, 175, 183, 197 Morzette, Donna 123 Mosher, Kathryn 43, 175, 197 Mott, Joseph 20, 76, 137 Muckey, James 137 Mulcahey, Christopher 137 Mulcahey, Douglas 137 Mulcahey, Jane 149 Mulcahey, Melanie 123 Munski, Lisa 68, 137 Murphy, Tammy 123 Murphy, Trevor 123 Murray, Bonnie 137 Murray, John 70, 71, 123 Myers, Michael 123 Myles, Peter 37, 149 Narayan, Darren 19, 20, 21, 28, 29, 36, 37, 40, 45, 46, 48, 49, 52, 53, 57, 65, 70, 71 , 82, 96 Narayan, Dwayne 5, 10, 20, 24, 28, 36, 37,43,44,45,46,56,142,145,150,158, 163,176,177, 179 Natoli, Angela 19, 20, 137 Natoli, Paul 123 Nearbin, Michael 176, 197 Nelson, Aimee 28,43,97,102,116,123 Nelson, Andrew 2, 37, 56, 62, 73, 100, 107,111 Nelson, Christopher 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 36, 37, 40, 45, 132, 139, 156, 167, 171, 176, 177, 197 Nelson, Jennifer 59, 69, 123 Nelson, Michael 37, 46, 100, 107, 109, 110,137,139,14O Nelson, Wendy 97, 104, 109 Nettles, Brandy 75, 123, 168 Nettles, David 176 Nettles, John 123 Neuhaus, Adrian 176 Newson, Rebecca J 20, 176, 197 Newton, Kendra 56, 123 Nieminen, Henrik 176 Noel, Jason 76, 128, 137, 171 Nohara, Patricia 20, 43, 176, 197 Nordby, Chris 78, 123 Norfleet, Eben 2, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 36, 37, 60, 73, 140, 154, 156, 176, 177, 188 Norfleet, Justin 45, 46 Norris, Greg 137 Noun, William 149 Noyes, Jan 47, 142, 149 Nupuf, Edie 73 O Occhino, Julie Jo 176, 197 Ohnmacht, Kelly 75, 123 Ohnmacht, Sean 36, 175, 177 Oleyourryk, Dave 76, 137 Olson, Cathy 149 Omara, Mike 137 Orel, Theresa 137 Owens, Richard 36, 52, 177, 197 Owen, Susan 36, 177, 197 Oyer, Kim 187 Oyer, Kimberly 36, 46, 177, 197 O'Connell, Jamie 137 O'Connell, Tammy 97 O'Neil, Aimee 36, 177, 197 O'Reilly, Tracy 137 P Palange, William 14, 20, 149 Palmitesso, Carl 144 Palmitesso, Paul 76 Parisian, David 149 Parker, Andrea 14, 20, 21, 36, 43, 162, 177, 178, 197 Parks, Lisa 62, 69, 121, 123 Patrick, Susan T97 Patrick, Tracey 36, 68, 177, 197 Patridge, James 149 Patterson, Floyd 137 Patterson, Jennifer 36, 174, 177, 197 Pauldine, Ralph 44 Paura, Missie 137 Pecore, Daniel 65, 123 Peeling, Priscilla 36, 160, 177 Peeling, Shannon 36, 177 Peer, onnie 149 Pelton, Robin 178, 181, 197 Perry, Michael 137 Peters, Gary 137 Peterson, Daryle 67, 124 Phillips, Eve 149, 151 Phillips, James 102, 137, 138 Piasecki, Susan 150 Pidgeon, Kate 58, 97, 136, 137 Piersall, Vickie 43 Pirillo, Rose 150 Pitcher, Rich 138 Pittsley, Scott 20, 138, 191 Pollard, Rick 10, 82, 192 Ponzi, Amy 156, 179 Ponzi, John 8, 76, 179 Pooler, Jerry 150 Pospesel, Andrew 138 Potter, Douglas 138 Powers, Jennifer 20, 32, 46, 47, 51, 52, 53, 55, 97, 138 Poydock, Stephanie 20, 100, 124 Pratt, Jeff 138 Pratt, Laurie 97, 179 Preman, Janelle 37, 45, 46, 56, 154, 155, 156,158,167,168,169,190,191,192, 193 Prince, Shirley 150 Prisco, Joseph 46, 179 Pritchard, Greg 5, 138 Pritchard, Heather 43, 111 Pritchard, Tricia 97, 111 Proud, James 138 Pullen, Kathy 46, 49, 74, 179 Pullen, Rob 138 Purce, Tim 138 Purtell, Matt 70 Q-R Quigley, William 144 Rando, Tracey 45, 69 Rapaport, Ellyn 18, 20, 75 Rapin, Erik 45, 112 Rapp, Trudy 150 Rasbeck, Debbie 138 Ravesi, Thomas 150 Reader, Ricci 138 Readling, Teresa R 46, 152, 178, 179, 189, 197 Reagan, Ronald 44, 200 Rebeor, Randy 78, 124 Reed, Bill 138 Reed, Jamie 161, 179, 197 Reed, John 150 Reed, Kristen 130, 152, 180, 197 Regan, Scott 79, 104, 112 Regilski, Ellen 46, 59 Reitz, Nick 59, 138 Reynolds, Kelly 138 Rice, Carl 37 Rice, Catherine 73 Rinaldo, Jason 104 Rivest, Jennifer 97 Robinson, Joel 60, 76, 77 Rockhill, Steve 25, 43, 137, 138 Rockower, Gregg 138 Rodriguez, Ken 138 Romanowski, Jeff 17, 174 Romanowski, Mark 76, 138 Romanowski, Sandra 20, 138 Roman, Thomas 42, 46, 180 Rose, Crystal 210 Rosenberg, Eric 13, 20, 55, 138 Roskind, Andy 130, 141 Rossiter, Jody 79, 112 Rossiter, Scott 138 Rotolo, Joseph 150 Roy, Jennifer 43, 46, 138 Roy, Robert 138 Ruch, Jackie 37, 116, 124, 127 Ruch, Karen 46, 73, 126, 127, 139 Ruel, Crystal 164, 181 Ruggio, Frank 150, 151, 199 Runeari, Patricia 150 Runeari, William 150, 158 Rupert, Ross 33, 46, 181 Ruthven, Ginny 161, 181 Ruttan, Bryan 139 Ruttan, Julie 73, 124 S Sabatini, Steve 191, 197 Saccore, Curtis 139 Saltalamachia Am 20 46 139 , Y Y , Saltalamachia, Joseph 160, 174, 181, 197 Samson, Pam 97 Santore, Lisa 104, 182 Santoro, Anthony 79 Santoro, Doris 45, 97, 124 Saucer, Paul 157, 182, 198 Saucer, Rusty 5, 171 Savona, Andrew 46 Savona, Vincent 150 Sawyer, Melissa A 198 Sbaih, Reem 43, 46, 193, 194, 198 Schell, Nancy 20, 43, 113 Schneider, Margaret 150 Sculley, Caryann 20, 43, 46, 59, 68, 102, 124 Searor, -Angela 139 Sears, Ranee 18, 139 Seaton, Wendy 68, 139 Sechler, Chris 139 Sechler, George 76, 192 Segatol-lslami, Jahan 76, 154, 158, 198 Seth, Rahul 46, 163, 164, 174, 182, 192, 198 Seth, Rashmi 46, 73, 98, 139 Sgarlata, Joseph 150 Shanley, Meredith 59, 97, 125 Shannon, Bradley 139 Shannon, William 44 Sharkey, Brenda 68, 139 Sharp, Rich 139 Sheffield, Kelly 7, 20, 45, 68, 69, 105. 139 Sheldon, Jelf 139 Sheldon, John 20, 113, 183, 198 Shenefiel, Kim 149 Shenefiel, Kimberly 36, 37, 62, 75, 102, 143,144,150,151,158,177,178,198 Shepard, David 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 13, 29, 37, 62, 78, 100, 102, 130, 135, 136, 138, 139, 178 Sherman, Deidra 183, 198 Sherman, Greg 198 Sherman, Kelly 20, 139 Sherman, Kim 150 Shoemaker, David 150 Shuler, Nancy 150 Shurr, Rebecca 97, 125 Simeneau, Matt 139 Slattery, Francis 198 Smiedy, Melissa 139 Smith, Chuck 66, 67, 139 Smith, Jan E 97, 183, 198 Smith, Jennifer 97, 157, 183, 187, 190, 198 Smith, Kim 43 Smith, Matt 79 Snyder, Beth 18, 75, 139 Snyder, William 160, 183, 198 Spataro, Mary Lynn 20, 33, 46, 48, 59, 184, 198 Stancampiano, John 139 Steele, Jeanne 175, 184, 198 Steinbrecker, Amy 60, 73 Stein, Candy 137 Steinfeld, John 150 Stern, lnger 150 Stewart, Alison 119, 125 Stewart, Kirsten 19, 20, 21, 46, 184, 198 St. John, Mark 139 Stock, Matthew 67, 130, 139 Stock, Sarah A 46, 55, 183, 184, 198 Stoner, Michelle 18, 139 Sullivan, John 3, 44 Sullivan, Kathleen 45 Sullivan, Michael 150 Susino, Dawn M 184, 198 Swanson, Charles 150 Sweeney, Pete 198 Swiech, Cathy 97, 140 Swiech, Julie 71, 119, 125 Symons, Julie 97, 125 Symons, Scott 174, 178, 185, 198 Symons, William 144 T Taylor, Barbara 46, 140 Taylor, Denise 97, 140 Taylor, Ginny 40, 46, 57, 74, 156, 182 185 Thompson, Michele L 185, 198 Thorpe, Harold 10, 12, 16, 28, 60, 66, 67, 107, 139,174,185, 198 Thorpe, Kathleen 46 Tombolillo, Mark 198 Tonkin, Dave 10, 71 Tonkin, Jeff 71 Torok, Sylvia 151 Trenca, Michael 76, 198 Tripp, Samuel 144 Tripp, Shelly 7, 42, 46, 156, 166, 187, 189, 198 Tschudy, James 140, 151 Tucker, Chris 78, 125 Tyner, Karen 151 U-V Upcraft, Daneen 185, 198 Van Alstyne, Bob 76, 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