On June 24th and 25th our boys in blue gathered for a reunion weekend. Around 100 football alumni took over the BOB in Grand Rapids on Friday night for a reception. The next morning, they met at the Meadows Golf Course, where they celebrated the 2002 and 2003 National Championship teams. But, it would not be a Laker Athletics gathering without the competition: The team of Gosford, Gosford, VanDyken, and Dielman came in first with a score of 56; and the team of Rohn, Dorato, Mele, and King came in second with a score of 59. Go Lakers!
The annual Football Alumni Golf Outing weekend commenced June 26, 2015 with a reception at the B.O.B. where nearly 100 former football players and their guests in attendance for a reunion. The weekend continued on Saturday the 27th with the annual golf outing at the Meadows which celebrated the memory of Dick Nelson, the voice of Laker football, who passed away this year. Football alumni made a collective donation and presented the check to the Nelson family in the amount of $1,500 to the Dick Nelson Broadcasting Endowment Fund.
First place went to the team of: Alberta, Lenters, Homer and
2nd place went to the team of: Iciek, Smolen, Cox and Godush
The reunion weekend for 2016 is set for June 24 and 25.