Lindbergh School District alumni are invited to Lindbergh High School's annual Alumni Awards Banquet on Wednesday, Oct. 9. The event honors former teachers, student athletes and distinguished alumni, according to a news release from the school district. Proceeds from the event benefit LHS Alumni Association, which provides scholarships for to college-bound seniors.
This year’s honorees include:
Distinguished retired educators: Dr. James Sandfort, former superintendent; and Veronica Hicks, Lindbergh High School math teacher
Distinguished alumni: Gary Blakemore, class of 1963; Lyn (Palecek) Castellano, class of 1978; Larry “Nick” Monje, class of 1963; Dr. Susan (Nothum) Rose, class of 1964; and Sean Sullivan, class of 1990 (posthumously)
Athletic Hall of Fame awards: Clifford Amen, football, class of 1966; John Jag, baseball, class of 1981; Corey McCarthy, wrestling, class of 1988; Matt Rocca, soccer, class of 1997; and Greg Schuster, baseball, class of 1973
The reception will begin at 6 p.m. at Royale Orleans Banquet Center, 2801 Telegraph Rd., with dinner and awards to follow.
Tickets are $30, and are currently available online at www.lindberghschools.ws/alumni. Those who wish to come are encouraged to RSVP by Oct. 4.