Pioneers choose homecoming candidates; royalty to be crowned Monday

Pierz-homecoming-candidatesThe students at Pierz Healy High School have chosen their candidates for homecoming king and queen. They are front row (from left): queen candidates Paige Reardon, Alex Pohlkamp, Lynn Funk, Brittany Smieja and Kailey Egan. Back row: king candidates Tyler Millner, Evan Woitalla, Chris Ortman, Andy Kapsner and Nathan Athman. The king and queen will be crowned during a ceremony Monday, Sept. 30, at 2:30 p.m. in the Memorial Athletic Center at the High School. The Pioneers have a week of activities planned, with a homecoming theme of “Put ‘em in their place … Outerspace!” Monday is blackout day; Tuesday is Duck Dynasty/Camo Day; Wednesday is Nerd Day; Thursday is Color Wars Day and Friday, Oct. 4, is Spirit Day. The Pierz Pioneers football team will host Rockford at 7 p.m., with a dance to follow until midnight.