Click the image to access a gallery of parade photos. Look below for a photo gallery of other Homecoming activities.
PHS, community celebrate Homecoming
Posted September 29, 2017
Plymouth High School held its 2017 Homecoming on Sept. 29, featuring a parade through downtown, a football game, and plenty of Panther Pride.
Friday’s events included:
- Alumni Hall of Fame induction of Gary Gritt of the Class of 1973, Joel Dudley of the Class of 1995, and Beau Hoopman of the Class of 1999.
- Pep rally featuring a lip sync competition (won by the juniors) and wacky games (won by the seniors).
- Announcement of the Homecoming Court, chosen by the student body from representatives of each student activity or club.
- Annual PHS Homecoming Parade through downtown, featuring student teams and organizations as well as community entries.
- Brat fry at the Finke Field concession stand sponsored by the PHS Soccer Booster Club.
- Homecoming football game against Ripon, which the Panthers won!
The school celebrated Homecoming Week from Sept. 24 to 30 with a variety of events, including:
- Boys volleyball tournament on Sept. 24, won by a team of seniors.
- Girls powder puff football tournament on Sept. 24, won by the seniors.
- Storefront Decorating Contest for area businesses, with first- and second-place plaques for the most spirited displays in keeping with the Disney theme “Where Dreams Come True.”
- Themed dress-up days, with class color on Monday, “High School Musical” preppy fashions on Tuesday, “Sleeping Beauty” pajamas on Wednesday, “Monsters University” college gear on Thursday, and Panther Pride on Friday.
- Annual tug-of-war competition on Sept. 29, won by the seniors.
- 60th Anniversary Open Houses at Fairview and Parkview elementary schools on Friday afternoon and Saturday morning.
- Homecoming dance on Saturday in the PHS cafeteria.
• Read a separate article about the PHS Alumni Hall of Fame induction during Homecoming.
Click the image to access a photo gallery. Boys Volleyball and Girls Powderpuff photos courtesy of PHS grad Tyler Luedtke. View his entire volleyball gallery at https://flic.kr/s/aHsm9xFpyR and his Powderpuff gallery at https://flic.kr/s/aHsm5TCHmR.