Eight seniors and
seven juniors, have been nominated as the 2016 Chesterton High School
Football Homecoming royalty contestants.
The four students
nominated for Queen are seniors Alexa Devereaux, Jenna Tarnowski, Isabelle
Wheeler and Aubrey Wing; and for Princess are juniors Maggie Gardner, Katie
Hull, Samantha Runions and Annie Spangler.
of Lori and Jay Devereaux of Chesterton, is a member of National Honor
Society, Spanish Club, Student Government, Volleyball and Natural Helpers.
of Mark and Leslie Tarnowski of Valparaiso, is active in Volleyball and
Basketball, German Club, Interact Club, Natural Helpers, and is a volunteer
at the local hospital.
of Mike and Amy Wheeler of Valparaiso, is active in Gymnastics.
Wing, daughter of
Ed and Natalie Wing of Valparaiso, is a member of Varsity Swimming and
Diving, German Club, Interact Club, National Honor Society and the Duneland
of Jill and Rich Gardner of Chesterton, is active in Student Government,
Spanish Club, Interact Club, Helping Hands, Jacob’s Ladder, Horticulture
Club and Rebuilding Together.
Hull, daughter of
Eric and Melissa Hull of Chesterton, enjoys photography and piano.
of Danyel Dutcher and Ralph Runions, is active in Trojan Guard, Winter
Guard, Spanish Club, Interact Club, Horticulture Club, Helping Hands and
Students for Life Club.
of Mitzi and Neil Burris of Chesterton, is active in Spanish Club,
Horticulture Club, Natural Helpers, CORE (Leadership Development) and
The four students
nominated for King are seniors Andrew Davison, Gary Kostbade, Derek O’Dell
and Brandon Sufana; and three for Prince are juniors Michael Kellstrom,
Joshua Lewis and Paul Petro.
Davison, son of
Jennifer and Keith Davison of Chesterton, is senior class Senator for
Student Council, is in Chesterton Wrestling Club and CHS Wrestling team
Captain. He also volunteers for Rebuilding Together.
Kostbade, son of
Gary and Chris Kostbade of Chesterton, is active in Varsity Swimming and
Diving, German Club, Interact Club, Duneland Swim Club and National Honor
O’Dell, son of Mark
and Laura O’Dell of Chesterton, is active in Varsity Soccer, Sandpipers,
Peer Tutoring, Interact Club and Horticulture Club.
Kellstrom, son of
Kelly Leon and Mike Kellstrom of Chesterton, is active in French Club,
Trojan Baseball, Mentoring and CORE (Leadership Development).
Lewis, son of Evan
and Katrina Lewis, is active in Intramural basketball and enjoys
weightlifting, collecting coins and working as an elite pit crew worker for
Petro, son of
Robert and Cris Petro, is active in Varsity Tennis, Debate, Spanish Club,
Business Professionals of America and Autism Spectrum Coalition.
Sufana, son of
Tammie and Rob Sufana of Chesterton, is active in Natural Helpers and WDSO
and is a Cadet teacher and Peer Tutor. He enjoys intramural basketball and
The CHS homecoming
royalty will be chosen on Friday, Sept. 23 at half-time at the homecoming
football game against Portage. The parade will begin at 4 p.m. on Friday,
Sept. 23 from the Chesterton Middle School Pool Parking Lot. The parade
route is east on Porter Ave. to Calumet, Calumet to Broadway, Broadway to
6th Street and back to CMS.