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Homecoming Weekend 2016!

posted Oct 4, 2016, 8:13 AM by Jennifer Swindler   [ updated Oct 6, 2016, 6:08 AM ]
  See the parade, have some chili, listen to the band, cheer on your Hurricane Football Team, visit with friends old and new, and show your Cane Pride.  Here’s the schedule:

Thursday 10/6 
6:30pm - Parade: If you aren't in the parade then find a great spot along the route to watch, cheer, and show your Hurricane Pride!   

 Friday 10/7

4:30-7pm - 60th Annual Band Boosters Chili Supper at WHS - The Band Club is proud to host one of the strongest traditions in the community. In addition to great food, there will be items for auction and the marching band will be playing. Tickets are $7 and can be purchased at the door, from a band member, or in the Athletic Office. Proceeds benefit the music program.                

7:30pm - WHS vs Washington Court House

  • Operation “Fill the Hill”: WMS, Denver, East End, and Holmes students meet at the Hill if you're not in the stands with your parents.  Let’s show our competition what Cane Pride looks like!
  • The game will be sponsored by the US Army 
  • The R&L Hometown Showcase Hauler will be at the game:  Stop by the R&L Hauler and learn about the many career opportunities in logistics. Students, faculty, parents and fans will be able to tour our interactive hauler and play games. We'll also be talking about career opportunities at our local Wilmington terminal and nationwide.
  • Hall of Fame Inductees  
    Mike Taylor (1988) – End of 1st quarter
    Brent Patton (1988) – End of 2nd quarter
    Kurt Blohm (2002) – End of ½ time
    Lisa Arehart (1986) – End of 3rd quarter
  • Homecoming Court
  • And of course our Wilmington Marching Band will be performing 


Saturday 10/8

8-11pm WHS Homecoming Dance