Homecoming 2011

2011 Homecoming King and Queen Beverly Virtue and Lucas Becker

photo courtesy Julie Stewart

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Eudora Schools were abuzz with activities over the past few days. On Wednesday, the annual homecoming parade rolled through town featuring the fall sports teams and various other kids groups.

On Friday night, the spotlight hit Eudora District stadium as the Eudora High Cardinals took on the Paola Panthers.  A hard fought battle for Frontier League supremacy was on the line and Eudora made a game winning stand in the final two minutes of the game to edge Paola 18-10. Eudora quarterback Derek Webb went 7 of 8 for 120 yards and rushed for two touchdowns in the victory.

The win takes Eudora to 4-1 on the season and in sole position of first place in the league.

Queen Candidates: (left to right) Katelyn Abel, Auston Katzfey, Beverly Virtue, Madeleine Dickerson and

King Candidates: (left to right) Chris Pyle, Ryan Leary, Lucas Becker, Derek Webb

photo courtesy Julie Stewart

At halftime, parents and students were treated to the crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen.  Beverly Virtue won the title of Queen and Kicker Lucas Becker came away as Homecoming King.

We have also uploaded several pictures of the parade in our photo section of the web site. You can check out the 2011 Homecoming seciton HERE.

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Details have been announced for Homecoming Week, Sept. 26-30.

Wednesday will feature the annual parade, which will begin at 5:30 p.m. at 7th and Main. The parade route will end at Laws Field, near 15th and Elm, for a pep rally. Special this year, the Eudora Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a free community concert following the pep rally. The concert, featuring Classic Revolution, a classic rock cover band, also will take place at Laws Field.

The Homecoming varsity football game against Paola will begin at 7 p.m. at Eudora District Stadium. Halftime of the game will include the coronation of Homecoming king and queen. Candidates for Homecoming queen are Katelyn Abel, Madeline Dickerson, Auston Katzfey and Beverly Virtue. King candidates are Lucas Becker, Ryan Leary, Chris Pyle and Derek Webb.

Little royalty will be Maddox Votaw, son of Eric and Ashli Votaw, and Sawyer Schreiner, daughter of George and Gretchen Schreiner.

Story courtesy Eudoraschools.org

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