Chester High School closed its winter sports season by honoring the winter sports athletes and pep band members Tuesday, Feb. 15, at the final home basketball game of the 2021-22 season.
Class of 2022 Basketball players and cheerleaders were recognized during a ceremony prior to the varsity basketball game against Wesclin. Dance team and pep band members were honored at halftime. Each senior was presented with balloons and flowers as they and their parents were introduced center court.
The Yellow Jacket boys basketball team honored five seniors -- four players and one manager. Basketball players included Cooper Eggemeyer, son of Aaron and Amy Eggemeyer; Aiden Jany, son of Jeremy Jany and Kelly Jany; Jared Landeros, son of Horacio Landeros and Patricia Landeros; and Ethan Stumpe, son of Scott Stumpe and Jennifer Cartwright. The YellowJacket manager was Johnathon Wahl, son of Earl Wahl.
There were two seniors on the 2021-22 cheer squad this basketball season. Hannah Blechle is the daughter of Dane and Haley Williams, and Jesse Snider. Alex Hennrich is the daughter of Darrell Hennrich and Barb Diebolt-Hennrich.
There were two seniors on the dance team this season: Kylie Fortner, daughter of Shelley Cushman Scanlan, and Maria Nickle, daughter of Rhonda Nickle.
The CHS pep band had 22 seniors this season. They are: Abby Bollmann, daughter of Brett and Shirleen Bollmann; Anna Childs, daughter of Bryan Childs and Mindy Childs; Hannah Colvis, daughter of Emily Colvis and Tom Colvis; Jerald Copple, son of Jerry and Elizabeth Copple; Aaron Fitzwilliam, son of Matt Fuller and Ashlie Cushman; Oddessy Flores, daughter of Efrian and Zenaida Morales and Nick Gearhart; Jordanna Frazer, daughter of Mr. Hatton and Mrs. Frazer-Hatton; Amaya Hannigan, daughter of Wanda Hannigan; Haley Ann Haslett, daughter of Sherry Wilson; Salem Heins, child of Kyle Heins and Francis Heins, and Andrew Smith and Gene Smith; and Cayla Sibley, daughter of Fran and Kyle Heins.
Also: Alex Hennrich, daughter of Darrell Hennrich and Barb Diebolt-Hennrich; Blake Huffman, son of Bryan Huffman and Jennifer Knott; Lilith Lochhead, daughter of Dr. Christine Begley and Dwight Lochhead; Luke Miller, son of Patrick and Amy Miller; Megan Miller, daughter of Brad and Brandy Miller; Kaitlyn Pfeiffer, daughter of James Pfeiffer and Marie Pfeiffer; Kaleb Rehmer, son of Emily Keyser and stepson of Mike Keyser; Camille Schroeder, daughter of Cole and Jenni Schroeder; Ryan Springston, son of Gregg and Amanda Springston; Cristen Tucker, daughter of Melinda Elam; and Jonathon Wahl, son of Earl Wahl and brother of Brooke Stehl.
"We want to thank these young musicians for their dedication to the Chester High School Music Department," said pep band director Steve Colonel.
"We extend our well wishes to them and with them the best in all of their future endeavors."