High School students have been nominated as the 2018 CHS Football Homecoming
The five students
nominated for Queen are seniors Stephanie Archbald, Jordan Bush, Lorann
Lombardini and Jamie Stento and junior Caroline Liapes; and five for
Princess are sophomores McKenna Guernsey and Nalani Malackowski, and
freshmen Madison Ellis, Marleigh Napier, and Paige Newland.
of Tom and Theresa Keilman of Chesterton, is a member of National Honor
Society (NHS), and is active in Cross Country, Advanced Orchestra and Peer
Bush, daughter of
Nathan and Tanya Bush of Chesterton, is in the International Baccalaureate (IB)
Program and is active in Gymnastics, Student Athletic Council, German Club,
Interact Club and NHS.
Ellis, daughter of
Reed and Lisa Ellis of Valparaiso, is active in Track and Gymnastics and
enjoys doing art.
of Angela and Greg Guernsey of Valparaiso, is active in Varsity Volleyball.
Liapes, daughter of
Shelly and Chuck Liapes of Chesterton, is active in Varsity Soccer and
Eclipse Soccer Club.
daughter of Rebecca and Dean Lombardini of Porter, is a member of NHS, and
is active in Varsity Volleyball, Peer Tutoring. She is also involved in YMCA
Youth Charity events and Ignite Elite Volleyball, and is an L&M Photography
daughter of Hem and Doug Malackowski of Chesterton, is active in Varsity
Cross Country, Basketball and Track. She is also active in StuGov and is a
member of the Student Athletic Advisory Committee and Business Professionals
of America (BPA).
Napier is the
daughter of Dawn Stano and William Rajski of Valparaiso.
of Melissa Carl and James Newland of Burns Harbor, is active in Track and is
currently training for a 15k in November. She also works, volunteers and is
president of Keystone at the Duneland Boys and Girls Club in Chesterton.
Stento, daughter of
Kim and Bernie Stento of Porter, is active in Gymnastics, Track, and Student
Athletic Training, and is a member of the NHS and Interact Club.
King & Prince
The five students
nominated for King are seniors Haydn Malackowski, Perry Nagra, Danny
Schmiegel, Branden Wong and junior Ben Slatkoff; and five for Prince are
sophomores Carter Casbon and Aidan Turner, and freshmen Byron Chandler, Ian
Cole and Noah Fletcher.
Casbon, son of
Scott and Janet Casbon of Porter, is active on the swim team and the
Duneland Swim Club.
Chandler, son of
Byron and Jennifer Chandler of Chesterton, is active in Football and Track.
Cole, son of
Michelle Palko and Josh Cole of Porter, is active in Chesterton Lacrosse and
Fletcher, son of
Beth and Brian Fletcher of Valparaiso, is a member of the Trojan Guard, US
Chess Federation and French club.
Malackowski, son of
Hem and Doug Malackowski of Chesterton, is the school Mascot, StuGov vice
president, and is active in Baseball, BPA, NHS, Quizbowl, Student Athletic
Advisory committee and Spikeball club.
Nagra, son of Vince
and Ruby Nagra of Chesterton, is a member of NHS and is active in Spikeball
club and Interact club
Slatcoff, son of
Marc Slatcoff and grandson of Linda Slatcoff of Valparaiso, is active in
football and track.
Schmiegel, son of
Diane and Kurt Schmiegel of Valparaiso, is active in Swimming and Choir. He
is a member of the French, Spanish and Japanese Clubs; NHS, Spikeball Club,
Surf Club and enjoys participating in school musicals and Intramural
Turner, son of Amy
and Kirk Turner of Chesterton is active in both CHS Baseball and travel
Wong, son of Kwan
and Yu Fei Wong of Chesterton, is active in tennis, Science Olympiad, Quiz
Bowl, Speech and Debate and is the CHS International Baccalaureate program.
The CHS homecoming
royalty will be announced on Friday, Sept. 21 at half-time at the homecoming
football game against Portage.
parade will begin at 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 21, stepping off from the
Chesterton Middle School pool parking lot. The parade will go east on Porter
Ave. to Calumet, Calumet to Broadway, Broadway to 6th Street, and back to