Geneseo Homecoming Week has 'That 70s' flair

Claudia Loucks
For the Republic
“That 70’s Homecoming” is the theme of the Geneseo High School Homecoming Week, held Monday, Sept. 12-17. Candidates for homecoming queen are seniors, in front from left: Londen Fulks, Aubrey VanKerrebroeck, Joselyn Reisner, Amelia Henkhaus, Addison Pischke, Alexa Jolly, Jordyn Sedlock, Taylor Davis, Emily Wilson, Danielle Beach. In back. king candidates: Tyler Gehl, Josiah King, Jaden Weinzierl, Logan Corgan, Connor Nelson, Tayt Hager, Matt Daly, Calvin Pettit and Andrew Nelson. King candidate Mason Lovig was absent for the photo.

Homecoming festivities, with a theme of “That 70’s Homecoming,” got underway on Monday, Sept. 12, at Geneseo High School.

The homecoming court will be announced at a pep rally at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 15, at Bob Reade Football Field, and will include a king and queen, duke and duchess and lord and lady from the senior class and two attendants from each of the freshman, sophomore and junior classes.

The coronation of the homecoming court will take place at the homecoming dance on Saturday, Sept. 17, in the school gym. The court is chosen by an all-school vote.

Events planned by the GHS Student Council include Spirit Week Dress Days, Sept. 12-16, and the Pep Rally on Sept. 15. The homecoming parade will be at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept 16, starting at Geneseo City Park and traveling north through downtown to the high school.

The Varsity football game will be at 7 p.m. following the frosh-soph game at 5.


  • Monday, Sept. 12 – Tie-Dye Day.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 13 – Little Miss/Little Mr. Day.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 14 – Disco vs. Hippie.
  • Thursday, Sept. 15 – Throwback Thursday, dress like your younger self.
  • Friday, Sept. 16 – Spirit Day, Green/White, Team - Club Day.