Tuba City Celebrates Homecoming – Big Time

By Suetopka Thayer

TC District

Photos by Byron Poocha, Media Center

Toga Day, Green Day, a district wide community parade, a football game with rival Hopi High, fireworks, the National Anthem sung live in Navajo as well as voting for Homecoming Royalty were only some of the activities that took place during the week celebrating Tuba City School District. All half time and week-long highlights coordinated by Athletic Director Floyd Haven and staff, Carlene Honyump-

tewa were planned to promote school pride and spirit made for a festive mood for community and students alike.

New 2001 Tuba City High School Homecoming King and Queen are seniors Jayme Lomakema and Dexter Dash. Lomakema/Dash’s royalty court included freshman: Lavina Jenkins, Jestin Manson. Sophomores: Kimberly North, Duwayne Johnson. Juniors: Faylene Yazzie, Donovan Goldtooth. Senior Court First Runner ups: Keri Tuchawena, Bryant Nockideneh. Second Runner-ups: Tana Yazzie, Mike Dandy. Third Runner-ups: Clarrisa Carr, Sean Nez.


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