Garden Plain Booster Club to host alumni basketball games

The Alumni Game ‘17, hosted by the Garden Plain Booster Club, will be played this Friday at Garden Plain High School.

Action starts with the women’s game at 6 p.m., followed by the men’s game.

Free will donations will be accepted to benefit the Garden Plain Booster Club.

The women’s gold team roster includes Katie Panek (Class of 1993), Amy (Puetz) Zoglman (1995), Linday (Fisher) Pauly (2001), Andrea (Zoglman) Rau (2001), Page Stuhlsatz (2011), Alexis Klein (2012), Lauren Costello (2016), Cadence Bourne (2012), Samantha Hendryx (2015), Noelle Dooley (2015) and DayLynn Doyle (2016). The honorary coach is Tracy Bourne (1990-93).

The women’s black team includes Elaine (Haukap) Horacek (1983), Becky (Puetz) Mitchell (1984), Amy (Cook) Hammond (1999), Tiffany Heimerman (2009), Rachel (Stuhlsatz) Lehner (2009), Ann (Pauly) Holmes (2010), Natalie Dooley (2012), Alli Heimerman (2012), Katie Bugner (2015) and Mackenzie Thimesch (2016). The black team is coached by John Darrow (1998-2008).

The men’s gold team members are Jake Becker (2010), Josh Becker (2012), Robert Weber (2011), Drew Becker (2008), Christopher Pauly (2006), Dwight Haukap (1991), Chris Sponsel (2011), Derrick May (1996), Lucas Jennings (2012), Michael Todd (2001), Alex Becker (2016) and Clayton Milford (2014). The team’s honorary coach is Lee Gillen (2014-16).

The men’s black team roster includes Cody Kohler (2011), Brad Scheer (1992), Marc Puetz (1991), Michael Daerr (1992), Kendra Arnold (2011), Chris Kerschen (2011), Jordan Joplin (2015), Nate Pauly (2017), Zach May (2016), Rod Thimesch (1989) and Nick Thimesch (2014). The team is coached by Jerry Gerber (1966-1984, 1993-2005).

The clock will be run by Mark Becker, class of 1983. Kevin Hammond is the announcer and Debbie Howell is scorekeeper. Referees are Chris Heimerman (Class of 1978) and Tim Rosenhagen.

The event is sponsored by Fisher Lumber.