OFFICIAL

Crown Point High School
Alumni Association

Classes of 1970 and 1971 Contributes to  the  Alumni Association

At the 1970 and 1971 combined class reunion the Alumni Association was honored with a donation of $1,832.00. The classes conducted a silent auction at their meet and greet on Friday evening at Buddy and Pals. All auction items were donated by the classmates.

We are so very thankful for their generosity.

Pictured:

Barb Sobierajski, ’70 Terry Lee, ’67 and Kay Sullivan, ’71

 

 

 

NEXT MEETING

The next meeting of the Crown Point High School Alumni Association is January 26, 2022

@ 6:00 PM

 250 North Main Street, Crown Point, Indiana

(Enter Door Closest To Main Street)

  GO BULLDOGS

Have a Great Holiday Season

 


        Would You Be Willing To Serve On The

          Crown Point High School Alumni Board of Directors

Please contact us at: P O Box 240, Crown Point, IN 46308

Or Call: 219-921-9579


2021 and 2022 Hall Of Fame Banquet

UPDATE

The Crown Point High School Alumni Association has announced a date for the Eleventh Annual Hall of Fame Banquet. The banquet will be held on April 2, 2022 – 5:30 PM, at the Croatian Center, 8550 Taft Street, Merrillville, Indiana.


2020 Hall Of Fame
We are proud to announce the newest members of the Crown Point High School Alumni Association Hall of Fame.

Former Students:

David Austen – Class of 1968;

Retired Colonel Jeffrey Wilkinson – Class of 1967;

Former Teacher:

William Naylor, Teacher, Administrator;

The two outstanding Bulldogs and the one outstanding Bulldog Teacher will be enshrined into their respective CPHS Alumni Halls of Fame on April 02. 2022.


We are proud to Welcome

New Crown Point Superintendent Dr. Todd Terrill


Congratulation Bulldog Jessica Carrothers

2021 Gatorade Indiana Girls Basketball Player of the Year

Will attend IUPUI in the Fall of 2022

Became the leading scorer in Crown Point High School Girl’s Basketball

1,910 + points  (12.3.2021)


Congratulation Lady Bulldogs 2020-2021 Girls Basketball State Champions

Beat Brownsburg 44-34 to end the season 25-1.


Congratulation Bulldog Wrestler

Jesse Mendez – 2021 State Champion

Junior Jesse Mendez won his third straight state title

Indiana State 4A Wrestler of the Year

Will take a 113-1 record into his senior year

Will attend Ohio State next year.


Congratulation Bulldog Alexie Westfall

 2021 Indiana State Girls Wrestling Champion at 98 lbs. Alexie is a 2-time state champ and a 4-time state qualifier.


Congratulation Bulldog Miranda Elish

Miranda will finish off her collegiate career with Oklahoma State University,
After a covid shortened 2020 season she was awarded another year of eligibility and
with sitting out 2021 she has decided to finish her great career with OSU.

2016 Crown Point Grad Miranda Elish was recently named the 2020 College Softball Player of the Year.


2021 Bulldog Football Schedule 

Aug 20  @  Lowell 28-14
Aug 27  @ Andrean 07-21
Sep 03      Merrillville 13-50
Sep 10  @ Lake Central 42-07
Sep 17  @  Portage  27-6
Sep 24      Valparaiso  14-54
Oct 01       LaPorte  40-0
Oct 08  @ Chesterton  14-7
Oct 15       Michigan City  28-41 
Oct 21        6A Bye Week
Oct 29  @ Merrillville Sectional  13-29


2021 ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

Portrait of a Graduate ($1,200.00): Madison Flewelling

Bulldog Underdog ($1,200.00): Ariell Baker

Nolan Gold Scholarship ($5,000.00): Alyssa Hoover

Ted Smith Art Scholarship ($600.00 each): Katya Halstead And Moran Corrine

Alumni Above and Beyond Scholarship ($1,200.00): Isabella Weiss


2020 Hall of Fame Raffle Winners

The following are a list of winners in the CPHS Alumni Scholarship Raffle -$1,000 -Marty Blake; $500  -Barbara Sales;  $300 – Fred Blake; $100 -Charles “Bud” Bowman; $50 – David M. Snell and $50 – Edward Doepping. Congratulations to the winners and a GREAT BIG THANK YOU to all that participated.


Officers and Board Members Appointed

Officers and Board of Directors for the 2021-2022 term will be: Terry C. Lee, ’67, President; Ron Hampton, ’69, Vice President; Irene Doty,’67,Secretary; Christine Arnold Lee, ’69, Treasurer; Chester Rybicki, ’67, Board of Directors; Lynn Poulton Clay, ’67; Board of Directors; Charles “Bud” Bowman, Retired Teacher, Board of Directors;  Deborah Graves Deaton, ’69, Board of Directors.   Congratulations and Good Luck.


Crown Point High School

Alumni Association Needs Your Help.

The CPHS Alumni Association is looking for graduation programs that list the names of graduates. If you would make a copy of the program, or send your copy, we will return it as soon as possible. We are also looking for panoramic class pictures for the Classes of 1972 and 1973 to hang in the high school. Anyone have either of these? Please send it to:

Terry Lee,  314 Jodi Lane, Valparaiso, Indiana  46385 or call 1-219-921-9579.


2021-22 Bulldog Wrestling Schedule

11/23       Portage *  68-9
12/01      LaPorte *  66-8
12/09     At  Chesterton  *
12/11      Traicoff Meet At Calumet
12/16      Lake Central  *
12/18      The Carnahan 
12/28      AL Smith At Mishawaka
12/29     AL Smith  At Mishawaka
01/05     AT Merrillville  *
01/08     IHSWCA Team State
01/12      Michigan City  *
01/14      AT Hobart 
01/15      DAC AT Merrillville  *
01/19      At Valparaiso  *
01/21      AT Mount Carmel, IL
01/29      IHSAA Sectional
02/05     IHSAA Regional
02/12      IHSAA Semi State AT EC Central
02/18     IHSAA State Finals
01/19      IHSAA State Finals


2021-22 Lady Bulldog Basketball Schedule

11/06     At Kankakee Valley   70-17
11/09     At Hammond Noll     78-26
11/16     Andrean                    71-35
11/20     Northridge   47-24
11/20     Warsaw     40-19
11/24     LaPorte  *  67-13
11/27     Mount Notre Dame (Ohio)  41-56
11/30    At Lowell  79-30
12/03    At Portage  *  50-25
12/04    At Penn  53-26
12/08  At Lake Station
12/10    Valparaiso *
12/17     At Lake Central  *
12/21     At Bedford North Lawrence Tourney
12/22    At Bedford North Lawrence Tourney
01/01    LaPorte LaLumiere  @ Hammond Central
01/07    At Michigan City  *
01/11     Munster
01/15     Merrillville  *
01/17     At Kentwood (ILL)
01/05     Hobart 
01/21     Chesterton 
01/25    At S B Washington


Bulldog Boys 2021-22 Basketball  

11/30    Illiana Christain  45-35
12/03    Highland  57-30
12/04    Penn  40-52
12/09   @ E C Central
12/10   @ Warsaw 
12/17    Munster
12/28  @ Noblesville Tourney
12/29  @ Noblesville Tourney
01/01   @ West Lafayette
01/14   Merrillville  *
01/15   @ Griffith
01/21    Chesterton  *
01/28   @ LaPorte  *
01/29    S B Washington
02/03   Portage  *
02/08   Andrean
02/11    @ Valparaiso  *
02/18   Lake Central  *
02/22   Morton
02/25   @ Lowell
03/01   Sectional @ Michigan City
03/12   Regional @ Michigan City
03/19   Semi State
03/26  State Finals

* Duneland Conference Game


Please watch our very own, Ron Thomas, 1959 Grad: www.http://video.foxnews.com/v/4587312824001/my-america-a-little-off-the-top/?#sp=show-clips


CPHS ALUMNI SHIRTS FOR SALE-White or Red Crown Point High School Alumni Shirts are available at MEMORY KEEPERS, now on Broadway across from Stracks. Present your Lifetime Membership Card and receive 10% OFF. Closed Sunday and Monday.


DUES STRUCTURE

Become a member of the CPHS Alumni Association today and begin to enjoy the benefits that only membership can bring. Single year membership: $15.00.  Lifetime membership: $150.00 (minus your age). Lifetime Membership calculation example: If you are 60 years of age, your Lifetime Membership would only cost $90. ($150.00-$60=$90). Mail your dues to: Crown Point High School Alumni Association, P O Box 240, Crown Point, IN 46308. E-mail questions to: crownpointalumni@yahoo.com


LIFETIME MEMBERS

1. Violet M. Krapf Doty– Class of 1937 (Deceased)
2. James Hosfeld- Class of 1968
3. Irene A. Doty- Class of 1967
4. Barb Hinkson Sobierajski– Class of 1970
5. Wendy Croft Brissette– Class of 1969
6. Deborah Graves Deaton– Class of 1969
7. James DePaoli– Class of 1969 *
8. Charles (Bud) Bowman- Retired Teacher *
9. William Machacek- Class of 1957
10. Donna Freeman Moser– Retired Teacher *
11. Cynthia Agans- Class of 1966
12. Peg Nelson– Class of 1968
13. Terry Lee– Class of 1967
14. Mary Jean Niemeyer Smith– Class of 1966
15. Thomas May– Retired Teacher *
16. Nancy May– Retired Teacher *
17. Donna Heckel Coleman – Class of 1969
18. Alice Lauterbur – Retired Teacher * (Deceased)
19. Jerry Holcomb – Retired Teacher *
20. Christine Arnold Lee – Class of 1969
21. Paul Georgas – Retired Teacher * (Deceased)
22. Robert Conard – Retired Teacher *
23. William Carroll, PhD– Class of 1969 *
24. Jerry Smith – Class of 1983
25. Ron Hampton – Class of 1969
26. Dana Henderson Zurbriggen – Class of 1987
27. Chester Rybicki – Class of 1967
28. William Logan – Class of 1965 *
29. Doug Logan – Class of 1970
30. Tim Mantel – Class of 1967
31. Sheila Graham Mantel – Class of 1968
32. Dr. Joseph Kacmar – Class of 1968 *
33. Barbara Wild Kacmar– Class of 1968
34. Jeffery L. Wilkinson– Class of 1967 *
35. Roger Blake– Class of 1967
36. Dee Burke Lang– Class of 1968
37. Karen Lynn Smith– Class of 1970
38. Paul Zurbriggen– Class of 1988
39. Jerry A. Caravana– Retired Teacher *
40. Peter Leets– Class of 1964
41. Robert Hobson– Class of 1953
42. David Adams– Class of 1986
43. Wayne Raker– Class of 1969
44. Elaine M. VanDenburgh. Raker- Class of 1971
45. Joseph Heuer– Retired Teacher * (Deceased)
46. Gary Paulsen– Class of 1968
47. Dr. Mark E. Mallatt– Class of 1968 *
48. Sandra Arseneau– Class of 1968
49. Jewell Everett Sheldon– Class of 1968
50. Penny Keegan Ivey– Class of 1968
51. Wayne (Doc) Hurt– Class of 1968
52. Marion Kellum– Retired Teacher *
53. Keith Iddings– Class of 1981
54. Charles Lee, PhD– Class of 1966
55. Glenn Raymond Cooper, Jr.– Class of 1967
56. Sandra Schofield Bobrowski– Class of 1969(Deceased)
57. Robert M. Corbin– Class of 1968
58. Rebecca “Becky” Isaac Shearman– Class of 1969
59. Fred Blake– Class of 1969
60. Paul VanDenburgh– Class of 1966
61. Elaine Hochbaum VanDenburgh – Class of 1967
62. Bob Lamphier– Class of 1964
63. Nancy Cowan Eksten– Class of 1984
64. Richard “Dick” Gordon Retired Teacher *(Deceased)
65. Alan Vandever– Class of 1967
66. Lynn Poulton Clay– Class of 1967
67. Bill Vrehas– Class of 1968
68. George Tachtiris- Retired Teacher *
69. Tim Heidbreder– Class of 1966
70. Robert Rees– Class of 1959 *
71. Dr. Merit Erickson Lemke– Class of 1984 *
72. Drue Shults Samuelson– Class of 1967
73. Penny Blake Batson– Class of 1967
74. Terry Thompson– Class of 1965
75. Dan Witten– Class of 1989
76. David Warne – Class of 1992
77. Pam Short Capps– Class of 1966
78. Sharon Baker Palen– Class of 1967
79. Kathy Foster– Class of 1986
80. Kristine Keck Van Dyke  Class of 1968
81. Anthony Panozzo- Class of 1969
82. Debbie Metsch Lilly- Class of 1982
83. Lee Dillabaugh- Class of 1967
84. Carla Blake Hack- Class of 1978
85. Peter Ventsra– Class of 1964
86. Collin Wirtz Lee– Class of 1986
87. Gerald Charles – Class of 1948
88. Tiffany Raker Irving- Class of 1996
89. Nancy Ruby – Class of 1957
90. Mark Lambert – Class of 1969
91. Allyson Carnahan Boomsma- Class of 2000
92. Deborah Taylor Cuffia – Retired Teacher *
93. Michelle Ferrell Sutton – Class of 1987
94. Debbie Hunt Constant – Class of 1973
95. Jacquelyn Sohl- Class of 1969
96. John Fraire- Class of 1973 *
97. Jerry Albertson- Class of 1971
98. Mary Catherine Georgas- Retired Teacher(Deceased)
99. Jeanann Georgas Freier- Class of 1979
100. Shannon Riley- Class of 1990
101. Kay Carnahan Sullivan- Class of 1971
102. Marla Long Hreno- Class of 1969
103. Dennis A. Robison- Class of 1964
104. W. E. Fairchild- Class of 1975
105. Lynda Doty- Class of 1975
106. Ruth Schlemmer Whiley- Class of 1967
107. Linda Lytle Andrew- Class of 1968
108. Jeryl Dickinson- Class of 1964
109. Smelia Latinovich Kairns- Class of 1946
110. Tom Liss- Class of 1966
111. Don Carnahan- Class of 1966
112. Jerry Frederick- Class of 1967
113. Ron Thomas- Class of 1959 *
114. Sandy Webb Judkins- Class of 1970
115. Daniel Johnsen- Retired Teacher  (Deceased)
116. Nancy Kolish Barsic- Class of 1970
117. Keith Perry, PhD- Class of 1956 *
118. Eston “Bud” Perry, PhD- Class of 1954 *
119. Barbara J. Toman- Class of 1979 *
120. Scott Vlink – Retired Teacher *
121. Lisa Bowman Hargreaves- Class of 1981
122. Diane Hooks DePaoli- Class of 1962
123. Roy Casper- Class of 1963
124. Michael Toman, PhD-Class of 1972 *
125. Ron Pierce- Class of 1965
126. Dr. Teresa A. Eineman- Superintendent of Schools
127. Linda Snell Quigg- Class of 1970
128. Sandy Perry Loeffler- Class of 1960
129. Doris McCarty D’Andrea- Class of 1950
130. Cheryl Kucki-Torres- Class of 1981
131. Laura Raker Troxell- Class of 1988
132. David Gumbiner- Class of 1968
133. Barbara McClelland Ballard- Class of 1967
134. Janet Smith Backe- Class of 1967
135. Charles “Ed” O’Brien- Retired Teacher *
136. Denise  Marshall- Class of 1970
137. Arlene Kors Gumbiner- Class of 1962
138. Pat Lear Hamilton- Class of 1968
139. Sue Sneden Gudvangen- Class of 1971
140. Patty Hawes Fleming- Class 0f 1973
141. Dr. Jerry Alee- Class of 1963
142. Mindy Bothwell- Class of 1969
143. William Gumbiner- Class of 1960
144. Deborah Murray Powers- Class of 1986
145. Charles “Butch” Bukovac- Class of 1966
146. Lewis Lockhart- Class of 1967
147. Lisa Kayes Bartels- Class of 1979
148. Geoffrey G. Slaughter- Class of  1981 *
149. Janelle Pierce Haack- Retired Teacher *
150. Kenneth M. Witt- Class of 1974-Retired Teacher *
151. Everett “Budd” Ballou- Retired Teacher *(Deceased)
152. Diane Green Hoernig- Class of 1967 (Deceased)
153. Jane Isley Thesing- Class of 1965
154. Scott Allen- Class of 1971
155. Mary “Mel” Carroll Huey- Class of 1975
156. Judy Bare Frigo- Class of 1965
157. Doris Dunn – Retired Teacher *
158. Diane Noble- Retired Teacher
159. Rex Wilkinson- Class of 1970
160. John Isley- Class of 1968
161. Bruce Bonesteel- Class of 1977
162. Janet Paarlberg- Class of 1964
163. Marty Gurley Hunt- Class of 1971
164. Terry D. Hunt- Class of 1970
165. Christy Schnabel Schulte- Class of 1967(Deceased)
166. Wallace Webb- Retired Teacher *
167. Judy Wagonblast Herting- Class of 1978 *
168. Gerard Abraham- Class of 1969
169. Amy Sebben Carlson- Class of 1995

170. Brad Smith- Retired Teacher *
171. Mary Lou Mills Foster- Class of 1972

172. Rob Verboon- Class of 1969

173. Sue Huseman Gluek- Class of 1973

174. Rick Heinzman- Class of 1966

175. David Huffine- Class of 1967 *
176. Roxie Shadowen Sanders- Class of 1968
177. Debbie Naum Myres- Class of 1969

178. Ken Myres- Class of 1969 *
179. George Ficker- Class of 2014
180. Albert Garnier- Class of 1962

181. Julie Gruber Woodburn- Class of 1977

182. Peggy S. Shaffer- Retired Teacher *
183. Carrie Mays Mayden- Class of 1991

184. Jay Mayden- Class of 1983

185. Dale Haddix- Class of 1969

186. Kathleen Kennedy Scott- Class of 1970
187. Kathy Nerney Oren- Class of 1981

188. Chuck Cox- Class of 1969

189. Jeffrey Georgas Class of 1984

190. Barbara Oliver Kortokrax- Class of 1970

191. Richie Roberts- Class of 1968

192. Lauren Wood Ewing- Class of 1967

193. Janet Drag- Retired Teacher *
194. Pam Knight Smith- Class of 1966
(Deceased)
195. Heather Stacks Harder- Class of 1966 *
196. Jean Wagonblast Kutemeier- Class of 1979 *
197. Carole Rothermel- Class of 1950 (Deceased)

198. Iylene Wagner- Class of 1967
199. Ruth Matthias Kernagis- Retired Teacher *
200. Sophia Genovese- Class of 2019

201. David Schramm- Class of 1967

202. Joanne Metsch Buehrle- Class of 1963

203. Richard Buehrle- Class of 1959

204. Dr. Joseph Alvarez- Class of 1980

205. Dr. Mary Cat Georgas Flath- Class of 1980 *
206. Lola Jean Bencie Clune- Retired Counselor

207. William (Bill) Graden- Class of 1976

208. Robert Schultz- Class of 1964

209. John Manis- Class of 1982
210. Anne Kutemeier- Class of 2019
211. Hannah Brownd- Class of 2019
212. Larry Geisen- Class of 1984 *
213. Robert Fathke- Class of 1976
214. George Wild- Class of 1971

215. Randall Dunn- Class of 1968 *
216. William Lamphier- Class of 1962
217. Shannon Watkins Claire- Class of 1989
218. Michael Rawlings- Class of 1978
219. Rachel Gabato- Class of 1986
220. Harry Szutenbach- Class of 1967 (Deceased)
221. William Delaney- Class of 1993
222. Susan G. Daily- Class of 1978
223. John Bare- Retired Teacher
224. Donna Ivasiecko- Class of 1966
225. Allison Drake- Class of 2020
226. Emma Lewandowski- Class of 2020
227. Curt Stewart- Class of 1981
228. Rita Tiltges- Class of 1979
229. Debbie Gordon Iddings- Class of 1980
230. Leigh Mullins Smith- Class of 1976
231. Phillip Misek- Class of 1969
232. Ted Lundgren- Class of 1961
233. Valorie Bloksha Valse- Class of 1968
234. Carol Szymanski Terrana- Class of 1983
235. Richard “Rick” Oliver- Class of 1971
236. Linda Ver Meulen- Class of 1973
237. Lorrie Schreiber Nelson- Class of 1965
238. Maggie Carter Beem- Class of 1970
239. Michael Louviere- Class of 1986
240. Andy Kacmar- Class of 1965
241. Jackie Mills Kacmar- Class of 1965
242. Alison Baxter Giunta- Class of 1990
243. David Lain- Class of 1972
244. Janna Witten Martin-Class of 1973
245. Melissa Reynolds McKenzie- Class of 1969
246. David R. Austen- Class of 1968 *
247. Mona Vonderheld Jagoda- Class of 1964
248. Rosemary Hoffman Hortyk- Class of 1945
249. Mary Lou Hanlon Rosenbaum- Class of 1964
250. Daniel R. Root- Class of 1960
251. Dennis Szostek- Class of 1965
252. Sharon Hershman Doepping- Class of 1965
253. Edward Doepping- Class of 1966
254. Jodie Jawor- Class of 1989 *
255. Janice Ingram Speece- Class of 1964
256. Kathleen Kolarik Willman- Class of 1968
257. Frederick Willman- Class of 1966
258. Jenna Mayden- Class of 2021
259. Jacki Mays Herr- Class of 1989
260. Kim Mayden- Class of 1975
261. Jana Mayden Wertepny- Class of 1973
262. James Wagonblast- Class of 1977 *
263. Karen A. Abraham Korty- Class of 1969
264. Robert Jacobsen- Class of 1969
265. Diana Han Bowler- Class of 1973 (Deceased)
266. Larry Hildebrandt- Class of 1965

* Denotes Hall of Fame Member



History 101

We have also been cracking open the vault and looking for Crown Point High School memorabilia to display in the new high school! Please contact CrownPointAlumni@yahoo.com if you have any items to donate.


Here are some of the projects currently being researched and displayed:

OUR MISSION

The mission of the Crown Point High School Alumni Association is to develop and maintain a close relationship between Crown Point Community Schools, its constituents, and its alumni for their mutual benefit. The Association is committed to, and involved in, the support and well-being of Crown Point Community Schools and its alumni.

Definition of Alumni:

All persons who have attended Crown Point Community Schools as listed by the registrar are defined as being alumni, and those who have taken part in the educational process at all levels, both faculty and staff, are defined as being alumni.

OUR GOALS

  • To support educational programs through student scholarships, teacher grants and support of the Crown Point Education Foundation.
  • To assist Crown Point Community Schools in communicating with its alumni.
  • To convey to Crown Point Community Schools, the views, attitudes, and needs of the alumni in seeking to preserve, advocate and promote alumni interests.
  • To honor alumni with "Portrait of a Graduate" Hall of Fame and Teacher Hall of Fame.
  • To strengthen alumni activities and programs.
  • To preserve and instill an appreciation of the history of Crown Point Community Schools.