On Thursday, March 15th, the Alumni and Teachers held their own against our Senior Basketball Team as students cheered for their favourites from the sidelines. It was a close game, tied 22-22 at the half, with Alumni and Teachers finishing with a 49-45 lead over the Senior Team. Player of the Game goes to Gerry Allan ’73! The Telegram stopped by to take in the game and get a few snaps. See what they had to say here. Thanks to Grade 12 students Sam Anderson and Liam Gale for coaching the Senior Boys and to Grade 11’s Michael Parsons and Evan Hanson for refereeing!
Alumni Basketball Team Roster: Gerry Puddister ’74, Gerry Allan ’73, Fred Wakeham ’73, Michael Smith ’14, English Teacher Milan Parab, Phys. Ed. Teacher Tommy Connors, Phys. Ed. Teacher Kim Devison, History Teacher Chris Peters.
Following the basketball game, all K-12 students headed over to Bussey Horwood Arena where our mascot, Frankie the Phoenix, dropped the puck as the Alumni Hockey team faced off against our Jr. High Hockey Team. It was another close game, with the Jr. High Team winning 9-8 in a shootout, claiming the first victory over the Alumni Team in 6 years! Player of the game is Shaun White ’94! Thanks to Grade 10 students Ben McCarthy and James Godsell for coaching the Jr. High team for the day!
Alumni Hockey Team Roster: Brian Hanley ’98, Dave Jackman ’65, Shaun White ’94, Matthew Stanley ’94, Gerry Crane P’17, Garrett Vincent ’13, Gordon Laite ’92, Bill Donovan ’86 and Chemistry Teacher Kevin Toope.
Thanks to all who came out to watch and play for an amazing day of good sportsmanship and fun!