Click here to visit the Franklin High School Hall of Fame interactive website! McNicholas engineering students learned real-world skills and provided a valuable service to the community through a semester-long partnership with May We Help. As Huber heads to the Super Bowl, the McNicholas football team and student body cheered a Boom ChickaBoom in his honor. Remember if you are getting together with your class for lunches or dinners, have a tradition that your Rocket friends have been doing for a while, or have a classmate that the rest of us should get to know, I would love to come out and put you in the next newsletter. Every student contributes in an experiential environment of doingnot watching. With a focus on Community, Curiosity, and Creativity, the RLC provides students with the opportunity to learn through community engagement. New gigs. Steve Wenderfer 67 It has been my mission since taking this position over three and a half years ago to try to bring together the past, present, and the future. Customized learning and leadership programs help you make a difference in this close-knit, faith-based community and beyond. 35 students were invited to present their projects to a panel of judges comprised of faculty, friends of McNicholas, and Science National Honor Society members. McNicholas is excited to celebrate Homecoming this weekend! Chuck Kiser 85 $7for adults &students Freshmen Amanda Braig and Taylor Ferenc and junior Shannon WhitelywinPoetry Slam contest. Patty Fredricks Ryan 89 SAIL students connectedwith 69 alumni between the Classes of 1960 and 1972 through a pen pal program. Cynthia Klinker Grundy 90 Anita Scales Threet 89 Spanish students inducted to honor society, Rocket photographers' images on display at university gallery, St. Joseph Scholars visit the Cincinnati Recycling and Reuse Hub. It is located in the Archdiocese of St. Louis . Ashley Clark Brothers 01 Rockets grew in compassionate leadership today thanks to Hands Across Campus (HAC), our inclusion and diversity student organization, who organized an assembly whose topic was autism and theme was Show me my neighbor.. Cost of this event is $125. Jeannie Massa Johnson 81 Years later, many of them still count on Coach for encouragement and advice, and they pass on his lessons. The donations support the costs of the annual luncheon, awards and the cost of the large bronze plaque, located in the lobby of the District Gymnasium. Every student contributes in an experiential environment of doingnot watching. Most recently in the EIHL with Fife Flyers. In 1990, to honor an extraordinary McNicholas student-athlete who died of cancer, Doerger started the Jeff Smith Memorial Scholarship Award. We can't wait to meet you! Our student-run HOPE Squad provides peer-to-peer mental health support and that our CREW mentoring small groups meet every day to help build a culture which allows all our students to become the best version of themselves. Leadership McNick is a four-year, intentional growth experience that combines high-quality leadership training with small-group relationship building, retreat programming, vocation and career exploration, and formal and informal mentoring. Seniors Jack Spears and Stephanie Schmitt have been named Captain and Maid of Honor of the 70th annual Mardi Gras Ball. During those three years she was awarded the Best Offensive Player award. The Class of 2025 grew in compassionate leadership this week as they bonded together during leadership formation. Let us know what you've been doing since graduation! McNicholas recognizes three seniors on National Letter of Intent Signing Day. The McNicholas Theatre Department is excited to present their production of Xanadu, the hilarious, roller skating, musical adventure about following your dreams despite the limitations others set for you. We will be having social events, service events, religious development, financial planning, and networks to help Rockets who may need a little help. The bus will leave McNicholas at 9:00 a.m. and return after the last race. This contest is intended to encourage students to reflect upon Dr. King's life, philosophy, and impact on the Civil Rights movement and present day America. The City of Cincinnati has granted a conditional use approval for lights in Penn Station Stadium. Kathy Whalen Stricker 59 (posthumous) Mike OConnell 66 Pat was four-year basketball and football athlete who is ranked fourth in interceptions. Congratulations to the 19 students who were inducted into the McNicholas chapter of Mu Alpha Theta. Both Conners will move on the National Scholastic competition. At McNicholas, we pride ourselves on helping students discover and develop their God-given talents, but students are not the only ones growing and challenging themselves. Keith Miller 85 McNicholas is pleased to welcome the schools new President, Dr. Denver Stanfield, who began his tenure at McNicholas on July 1. Please join us in welcoming eleven new faculty and staff members to the McNicholas family, many of whom are filling new positions in our growing community. Coach Pete brings diverse experience and talent to McNicholas as the schools first Sports Performance Director. But even if you no longer play or even have your instrument, we still want you to join us! You can click on the. Jim Grassinger 64 ", McNicholas names basketball court after former coach Jerry Doerger, speech at the Greater Cincinnati Basketball Hall of Fame, Your California Privacy Rights/Privacy Policy. John Krug 82 6536 Beechmont Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45230, Phone: 513.231.3500 - Fax: 513.231.1351. Congratulations to senior wrestler Pierce Taylor who captured the Division 3 State wrestling title at 144 pounds. The show will run March 10-12 at the Anderson Center Theatre. With his big stature, he wasknown for his big voice often chewing on referees. PSD Sports Hall of Fame. Sally Grogan Minardi 88 Margaret McClure 83 Presale for home and league away Betsey Clark Kessling 03 Learn timeless values and compassionate leadership to grow toward Full Stature in Christ. Click on the arrows below to explore all that McNicholas has to offer and scroll down to enjoy a glimpse of the brilliance of our students through our recent news. To pay by cash or check, please print this reservation form and return to the Athletic Office. The new center will expand the indoor training area and add up to 2,700 square feet of outdoor conditioning space. In 1995, Chriss baseball team won a District title and his basketball team made a State Final Four appearance. We partnerwith 5universities for College Credit Plus programs. Timmy Griffin, Archbishop Mcnicholas High School SR. Riley Hemler, Madeira High School SR. . Weather permitting, the pep rally will be held at Penn Station Stadium beginning at 9:45 a.m. Parents are welcome to join us; students will be dismissed at 11:15 a.m. Jeff Smith 85 (Posthumous) Coach Jerry Doerger, McNicholas and Moeller, 1966-2009 The latest additions to the hall of fame will be officially inducted during ceremonies during the summer in 2022. As a member of the Executive Leadership Board for CancerFree KIDS Night for the Fight, senior Shelby Highfield is working to knock out cancer. Her heart and hard work as a member of the board helped CancerFree Kids to raise over $245,000 for cancer research. In addition to recognizing participants who represented our high school in competition as athletes or coaches, we also induct honorees into the Hall of Fame on special occasions for commitment, dedication, and selflessness to McNicholas High School, including the Good Fellowship Award, which recognizes a person for outstanding support of McNicholas Athletics, and the Sr. Roberat Baumgartner Womens Sports Award, which honors an individual who is dedicated to the development of competitive sports for women. Terry Ryan 80 McNicholas is excited to welcome Father Kevin Scalf of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood as School Chaplain and Theology Teacher. We have visited some of the schools that we felt had very successful alumni associations. You can see some of the top contributors to EPHS sports over the decades by clicking here. Michael Ramey 85 Marie was a standout volleyball player at McNicholas and holds school records for games played and assists and is ranked second in digs. Mary Menchen, Bob Minardi Jack Moran Jun 9, 2021. "This probably will be it unless something dramatically changes. Peggy Bogenschutz Ascue 77 McNicholas also recognized the Class of 1985 who were state football finalists in the fall of 1984 and state final four in mens basketball in 1985. "A couple kids are actually sons of two former players of mine," Doerger said. Twenty-six Rockets were inducted to the National Art Honor Society this April. Rockets earn Superior and Excellent ratings in the Ohio Music Education Spring Solo & Ensemble Competition. 92% of our students participate in our 40 clubs and 26 GCL athletic programs. The McNick Minute podcast will be hosting its first live podcast of the 2021-22 school year on Wednesday, Sept.29 at 6 p.m. Congratulations to the ten members of the Class of 2022 who were inducted into the Science National Honor Society on Wednesday, Sept. 22. The pain of his McNicholas ending has been healed by the parents, students and former students who sought to honor him. 7:00 Dinner & Induction Ceremony, Featuring Wes Miller, Head Basketball Coach, University of Cincinnati, 6:00 Happy Hour Jerry Robinson 90 We are just days away from our Athletic Hall of Fame celebrations, featuring notable speakers Elizabeth Blackburn and Dan Hoard. The more people we can get engaged, the more opportunities the alumni association will be able to provide. No anonymous nominations will be accepted. Tuition. Dr. Denver Stanfield, President of McNicholas High School, is spearheading a task force to find a qualified, enthusiastic, and experienced candidate to serve as our next Principal. He leftto assist Dick Campbell at Xavier University, but after XU fired Campbell, Doerger was out of coaching until taking the head coaching job at McNicholas in 1975. His lifetime record as a head coach is 537-354, and he's been inducted into the Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame, Greater Cincinnati Basketball Hall of Fame, and McNicholas . Band Director Keith Nance said, These musicians have worked hard and it shows. Collegiate or adult athletic participation is not a primary part of the criteria for selection. Terry Doyle 68 $7for adults & students, Presale for home and league away Mr. Noll has a total of 25 years of experience in Catholic education in the Diocese of Covington. The three inductees, who brought notoriety to our volleyball, football, basketball, and baseball programs, were recognized at the Hall of Fame Induction Celebrations on Tuesday, March 22 and Wednesday, March 23, along with the 2001 State Champion Womens Basketball Team. At McNicholas, students are consistently challenged to achieve their academic best. On Jan.13, the McNicholas Board of Limited Jurisdiction voted unanimously to approve a motion in favor of naming the main gym floor in honor of former top Rocket Jerry Doerger. Congratulations to the 12 seniors who were inducted.. Congratulations to the 16 students who were inducted to The Sociedad Honoraria Hispnica (SHH). The award includes a $10,000 Bengals donation to the McNicholas Athletic Department. Congratulations to our newest graduates who received their diplomas at the PromoWest Pavilion at Ovation on Sunday, May 22. The Sports Hall of Fame is also seeking donations. Rockets celebrate Martin Luther King Dayby participating in a service learning opportunity through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul's Ozanam Center. Top scorer on government test wins State Award and trip to D.C. Senior advances to Poetry Out Loud regional competition, Rocket scientists present projects during annual science fair, Four artists recognized by Scholastic, including two architecture Gold Keys, McNicholas names Dr. Stanfield as President, Hands Across Campus organizes school-wide assembly supporting autism awareness, McNicholas hires Darlene Tierney as new Girls Volleyball Head Coach, McNicholas welcomes three new faculty and staff members, Rockets partner with May We Help and engineer toys for students with disabilities, Felicidades! Chris currently lives in Anderson Township with his wife and two children and is the President of Midwestern Plumbing in Amelia. Pat Byrne 76 2) We looked at ways in which the alumni of this school can support each other. McNicholas Athletics has a rich history of athletes who have garnered records, received major accolades, competed above and beyond high school, and brought McNicholas successes that have been unmatched by others. The following is the selection format for individuals who are deserving of honor on the Franklin High School Wall of Fame. Their success is a testament to their hard work and the outstanding program we have here, Mrs. Esz said. As the 2022-23 school year begins, fourfaculty and staff members are taking on new roles and responsibilities: Mr. Bill Losekamp, Mrs. Emily Materna, Mr. Mike Orlando, and Mr. Dan Rosenbaum. Customized learning and leadership programs help you make a difference in this close-knit, faith-based community and beyond. Austin graduated in May with his BA in communication and is in graduate school getting his masters in management. Brad Cupito 99 This marks the 41st year that McNicholas has traveled to areas in Appalachia in conjunction with Glenmary Home Missioners, a Catholic organization dedicated to serving the poor and establishing a Catholic presence in rural areas of the United States. At McNicholas, we partner with professionals to give our students opportunities that build on classroom learning. S, everal guys come from out of town to play. McNicholas is excited to announce the Big Read for Summer 2021, What the Eyes Don't Seeby Mona Hannah-Attisha. Bell played hoops for Doerger at Moeller. During the Fall Sports Awards program, Athletic Director Drew Schmidt recognized the accomplishments of teams and individuals, applauded the spirit of the Launch Pad and Rocket fans, and thanked the seniors for four-year commitments to their school and their sport. We have had over 25 OHSAA State Tournament championship appearances. 6536 Beechmont Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45230, Phone: 513.231.3500 - Fax: 513.231.1351. He was awarded a $3000 STEM scholarship for 4 years at Ohio Northern University for this accomplishment. The three inductees, who brought notoriety to our volleyball, football, basketball, and baseball programs, were recognized at the Hall of Fame Induction Celebrations on Tuesday, March 22 and Wednesday, March 23, along with the 2001 State Champion Womens Basketball Team. Richard Steigerwald 62 Science teacher Ms. Mary Dennemann said, Students have been preparing science fair projects for the 18 last weeks. championships at Fairview High School in Erie County. Erin Beckman 98 Junior Caroline Mohahans brilliant design was the strongest, holding 14.1 pounds! 2020 McNicholas High School, All Rights Reserved. Cathryn Humphries Lest '09 basketball, and baseball programs, were recognized at the Hall of Fame Induction Celebrations on Tuesday, March 22 and Wednesday, March 23, along with the 2001 State . Founded in 1818, it is the oldest secondary educational institution in the U.S. west of the Mississippi River, and one of the largest private high schools in Missouri. 0:27 McNicholas High School has inducted Katey Schroeder, class of 2006, and Michael Oberschmidt, class of 2008, into the Hall of Fame and recognized the 30th anniversary of the Class of. Bonnie Buerk 59 The 56 students on the court and honor guard were recognized for the ways that their gifts have strengthened the McNicholas community and beyond. We want as many band/color guard alumni to gather as possible. 67% of ourfaculty holds advanced degrees. McNicholas students donated, packed, and wrapped over 100 gift boxes to be shared with local teens through Hope Emergency. Parents, coaches, and student athletes gathered in the Bogenschutz Gym to celebrate an exciting and successful fall sports season. It is a really fun event which raises money to benefit James and, Joan Gardner Family Center for Parkinson's disease and movement disorders at the U C Gardner Center. The play will run November 3-6 at McNicholas High School in the Jeanne Spurlock Theatre. Details to follow for those who are interested. Gerry Oaks Welcome to McNicholas,the place to discover your unique, God-given brilliance and put it into action! We have looked on the websites of all of the other Catholic schools. The athletic department offers each student, family, and supporters the opportunity to purchase a season pass to Rocket Athletics events. Architecture students tested the design of their egg drop contraptions during the 2022 Architecture Egg Drop Competition. He was also nominated for the 2017 Allstate American Football Coaches Association Good Works Team . This button displays the currently selected search type. Seniors Ayden Bailey and Aimee Gauger are crowned king and queen of the 69th annual Mardi Gras. Alumni will join the current band to play the National Anthem, McNicholas fight song, and some pep tunes. Gwyn Bush Kevin Scalf of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood has woven himself into the fabric of McNicholas through his wit, sense of humor and ability to make anyone he meets immediately feel valued. This groovy musical will run March 2-5 at the Anderson Center with a special appearance at McNick at Night. PO Box 514. Our programs thrive on the dedication, commitment, and sacrifices it takes for those who play more than one sport. $7 for adults &students. Chris owes much of his personal commitment to youth development, justice, and equity to the lessons that he learned at Rocket High, particularly, but certainly not limited to, Mr. John Norman's classes. . Doerger worked out of education for a few years. It will be a unique facility among Cincinnati high schools with both indoor and outdoor components, said President Denver Stanfield, MD. If this is something that interests you, please do not hesitate to get involved. Robert Burwell 54 McNicholas theatre presentsThe 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee to sold out audiences. She is, in need of 70 volunteers for this race and thought that she would reach out to our alumni to volunteer. [8] In 2014 at age 75 he continues to work out regularly and closely follows local high school basketball as well as college and NBA basketball. Dinner and . This announcement officially kicks off the Mardi Gras season at McNicholas which culminates in the annual Mardi Gras Pageant on Sunday, Feb. 19. She currently lives in Columbus, Ohio with her husband and three children and serves as a nurse practitioner in organ transplants at the OSU Wexner Medical Center. Seven teams of students from McNicholas participated in the event as well, contributing to that total. You hold a team under 30 points, that's awesome!". Becky Alexander '95 Peggy Bogenschutz Ascue '77 The Super Bowl champion Chiefs already have a place in the Pro Football Hall of FAme. George Marklay Rockets raisedover $15,000. Lauren Clark Johnson '11 Tim Garthaus 75 At our annual induction events, we honor at least one male and one female Rocket sports participant for their major contributions to team success, individual achievements, and major accolades that bring notoriety to our Athletic Department. Washington, and homework assistance at St. Joes. Our students livein 30 area zip codes and attended 42 different grade schools. Andy Moehring 94 Complete player biography and stats. Mr. Noll is a lifetime resident of Northern Kentucky and has a total of 25 years of experience in Catholic education in the Diocese of Covington. We rolled out the red carpet for Hollywood Prom at Paul Brown Stadium with a fun night of dinner, dancing, and casino games. President Dr. Denver Stanfield and Principal David Mueller touch base in this second episode of Conversation with the President & the Principal. Hall of Fame - induction of former athletes for outstanding achievement in their high school athletic endeavors Good Fellow Award - for outstanding support of McNicholas athletics You can either pay with credit card by, In the past year, McNicholas alumni have really stepped up to help in our community. Doerger said chuckling. With a 12:1 student:teacher ratio our students receive more personal attention in a caring, supportive environment. 30 of our students earned National Merit Awards from 2019-2022. At the present we have a very limited number of tickets left. "Everyone wasn't in favor of it I'm sure," Doerger says of his controversial involuntary departure from McNicholas basketball. Stacey Reynolds Larison 97 He first served under Craig Mazzaro, who once served under him at McNicholas. The Hall of Fame is organized by a volunteer member committee of alumni, faculty, staff, students and citizens. 2023 Sr. Roberta Baumgartner Students in the Environmental Science classes are caring for Gods creation and learning about sustainability by taking responsibility for the school recycling program. Fairview High School's stadium is named after Jack. Every student contributes in an experiential environment of doingnot watching. Congratulations to our newest members of our Hall of Fame. Junior Remington Holder earned a superior rating for his project Low Level vs High Level Programming Languages at the State Science Fair this summer. Dan and Chris McNeal '71 In volleyball, Oberschmidt is McNicholas all-time assist leader. Seven teams of students from McNicholas participated in the event as well, contributing to that total. ime to mark your calendars for the first everAlumni Soccer Day, on Saturday, September 2. disney transportation time calculator,