Galt Excessive College Warriors celebrated their 2021 homecoming season final week. Though they took a yr hiatus because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Warriors didn’t miss a step on this yr’s celebration.
Homecoming festivities had been within the highlight with the theme of “Galt Homecoming 2021: A Netflix Unique” taking heart stage.
College students participated in numerous occasions all through the week main as much as the homecoming sport on Friday (see story web page 8) and the extremely anticipated dance on Saturday.
Presumably the start of a brand new custom, Buff Ball was launched to college students. Senior boys challenged anybody and everybody else for a volleyball match. Many stepped as much as the problem; nonetheless, the “buff” seniors held their floor and beat out the competitors.
Junior and sophomore women confronted off towards the senior and freshmen women for the annual powder puff sport. Sporting pink T-shirts, the ladies took to the sphere in Warrior Stadium below the lights. The 2 groups proved to be evenly matched as the sport needed to be known as in additional time with a tied rating.
Capitalizing on this yr’s theme, college students gathered for a night film for “Display on the Inexperienced”.
In the course of the day rally, college students stuffed the stands at Warrior stadium the place they watched this yr’s parade of floats and had been launched to the royalty court docket.
Royalty court docket members had been chosen by their respective membership or class. Members of this yr’s royalty court docket had been: Shade Guard, Brooke Barrett and Sophia Smith; Artwork Membership, Gabriella Navarette and Josh Cullers; AVID Membership, Cecilia Landa and John Habeck; Aztec Membership, Yuliana Perez and Camila Hughes; Biomedical Membership, Carolina Murillo and Jazmine Lara; Cheer, Kayliana Hernandez; CSF, Yameli Leyva and Vanessa Arredondo; FFA, Sarah Reece and Sebastian Baez; German Membership, Valentina Ortega and Logan Bishop; G-Tech, Luis Alvarado and Zachary Johnson; Work together Membership, Paris Alcaraz and Mikael Trotti; Lettermen Honors Society, Devin Stout and Aina Perez; Thespians, Jorge Medina; Freshmen Class, Emily Clark and Valerie Lopez; Sophomore Class, Emmanuel Manriquez and Arianna Ordaz; Junior Class, Cole Erman and Anastacia Hernandez; and Senior Class, Joe Torrez and Ella Pearman.
Three floats got the nod of approval. The German Membership’s float earned Most Artistic; the AVID and Artwork golf equipment tied for second place, and finest general float was taken by the Galt Excessive cheerleaders.
Throughout halftime on the varsity soccer sport, eligible princesses and princes stood heart subject and had been launched to the group. After the fast introduction, Joe Torrez and Ella Pearman had been topped king and queen.
Ella is a multi-sport athlete, taking part in varsity women volleyball and softball, and is infamous for working late. She likes teaching her brother’s soccer group in her spare time, and whereas she’s nonetheless exploring the place she needs to go to school, she’s actually excited to review medical and/or little one psychology.
Joe loves being part of Galt Excessive’s management program and serving because the senior class president. In his free time, he likes planning senior actions, working his personal floral enterprise, and taking part in tennis. In his future, Joe plans to both attend the Paul Mitchell College for Cosmetology, or develop into a flight attendant so he can journey and discover.
Though the varsity Warrior soccer group was unable to drag off a win on the sphere, spirits had been nonetheless excessive as college students ready for the Homecoming Dance the subsequent night time.