Alumni Association Celebrates Its 25th, Inducts 11 Into Hall of Fame
Congratulations 2013 OAA Hall of Fame Inductees!!!
The Orange Alumni Association marked its 25th Anniversary in spectacular style. Following an All-Class Reunion prior to the Homecoming Game, the Class of 2013 Hall of Fame Inductees were introduced at half-time as they escorted the Homecoming Court members across the field. They were officially inducted at a beautiful luncheon at Beechmont Country Club the following day.
The 2013 Hall of Fame Class includes Staff Hall of Fame Inductees Terry Jordan, Ellen Picard, and Sally Roman; Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees Jeff Beavers '80 and Jill Siefers Smith '97; Alumni Hall of Fame Inductees Steve Hartman '83, Shirley Mitchell MacDonald '55, Adam Pitluk '95, Dan Ruminski '62, Mitchell Schneider '77, & Colonel Kevin Shwedo '74. Pictured above with Athletic Director Ben McCauley and Superintendent Dr. Edwin Holland are (front row, left to right) Roman, Hartman, MacDonald, Picard, and Schneider with (second row, left to right) Pitluk, Ruminski, Shwedo, Beavers, and Jordan. You can read their biographies here. This group of inductees joins a long list of extraordinary alumni and retired staff members that comprise the OAA Hall of Fame. The full list of the Orange Alumni Association's Hall of Fame Inductees is available here.
The Alumni Association is grateful for the help of student liaisons Jackie Sanabria, Elisabeth Fellowes, Chloe Antrobus, Avery Swift, Talia Zaverdinos, Brennan Kaufman, Stephanie Lee, Jordan Horvat, Katie Bitzer, Chloe Joseph and Bobby Warsh. These students offered the visiting alumni tours and assistance throughout the week. Staci Adelman Vincent '83 was the Master of Ceremonies at the luncheon with remarks from Dr. Edwin Holland, School Board President Sam Steinhouse '74, Alumni Association President Ken Steele '83, and presentations from Ben McCauley, Troy Zwick & the Boosters Association and retired teacher and Alumni Association Secretary Carole Moore.
If you are an Orange Alum, you are encouraged to become a part of the Alumni Association. For more information contact the Alumni Association office at 216-831-1588 and plan to attend the November 13th Annual Elections/Meeting in the OHS Media Center at 7pm.
Congratulations to all of our outstanding Alumni and Staff Hall of Fame Inductees!!! You make us 'Proud to be Orange'!!!
To view photos from the luncheon or Homecoming weekend events, please click on the photos below.
Induction Ceremony & Luncheon All-Class Alumni Reunion
Introduction of Court & HOF Inductees Homecoming Game Festivities