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Missy Becker
Sherri Becker
Dave Blose
Brett Bowers
Randy Boyer
Jody Brigel
Kelly Carter
Maia Carvalho
Diane Churan
Kelly Clark
Wendy Crow
Chrissie Cunnius
Lori Czarnecki
Leann Deisher
Eric Delewski
Karen Denby
Dave Dunkelburger
Kathy Ford
Sally Ford
Joe Gallagher
Mike Gardecki
Sean Gimeno
Kelly Grim
Amy Helm
Heather Hill
Julie Horst
Julie Hyman
Christine Jurasinski
Brendan Kane
Beverly Kercher
Cathy Ketcher
Jay Kissinger
Beth Klempke
Sue Klempke
Steve Kunkel
Bill LaBate
Co Lieu
Thanh Lieu
Debbie Lojec
Chris Malinowski
Darren Max
John Mazzo
Sheila Mervine
Jason Miller
Barry Mowery
Jill Moyer
Karen Orth
Leon Pace
Lisa Pacharis
Bob Painter
Jeff Petersen
Ryan Petersen
Erich Pfahl
Susan Pieja
Suzanna Post
Lori Quaintence
Jim Quirk
Joe Ricards
Cori Roboski
Beth Rosser
Missy Ryan
Gabi Savitz
Kim Schmidt
Laura Schnader
Mark Schwartz
Steph Shaeff
Ron Slutsky
Debbie Smith
Mindy Snyder
Evan Spohn
Dennis Swartz
Vikki Vinchofsky
Todd Weikel
Marta Weitz
Lisa Westervelt
Barclay Wilson
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November

1982

Lots of articles written by Pam Horning ... Mr. Groff new-teacher profile ... Beth Long & Kevin Shearer are "Students of the Issue" ... Leon Pace's name in the Soccer season wrap-up ... Diane Churan mentioned in field hockey season wrap-up after getting bashed in the face.

 

December

1982

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February

1983

Pam Horning named basketball Homecoming Queen and a picture of her with her escort Rick Denby ... Bert Schreiber highlights the mid-year Basketball review ... Tom Sload leads basketball team with 13.7 PPG average at mid-season ... Mindy Snyder is mentioned three times in mid-season bowling review, leading the girls team as a freshman in all three matches at the time of the issue.

 

March

1983

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April

1983

Frank Orlando named acting principal ... Beth Long 4-year scholarship to Ursinus, Carolyn Horst 4-year scholarship to the School of Visual Arts in NYC ... Dave Ravel supports spanking ... Greg Tucci defeated Co Lieu in finals of NHS Ping Pong tournament ... Jeff Eckel leads Basketball team in a play-off loss to Millersville ... More Mindy Snyder bowling achievements ... Softball team roster (Audrey Acker makes the varsity team as a freshman) ... Baseball team rosters (Jeff Peterson makes the varsity team as a freshman) ... Kevin Shearer and Greg Volutza, volleyball all-stars ... Tom Sload given First Team All-Berks Basketball honors, Jeff Eckel to Second Team.

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May

1983

Beth Long hates Smurfs ... MPHS announces implementation of computer courses for the first time ... Greg Tucci, Bethany Lightner and Christine Jurasinski participate in speaking contest ... Diane Churan, Missy Becker, Missy Ryan and Kelly Clark participate in Y-Teen Fashion Show ... Carol Krause, Vicki Denunzio and Stephanie Rosenthal in Junior Miss ... Marshalle Palm, Jeff Eckel and Carolyn Horst are "Students of the Issue" ... Jackie Savitz, semifinalist for scholarship to the Governor's School for the Sciences ... Lynn Slutsky receives scholarship from Community General Hospital ... Leann Deisher, Karen Denby, Kathy Ford, Christine Jurasinski, Darren Max, Beth Rosser achieve "Merit Honor Roll" (3.75 GPA) for 3rd quarter ... John Ford and Greg Volutza, Volleyball All-Stars ... Trish Hill and Jeff Eckel in Basketball All-Star game at Albright ... Missy Ryan and Missy Becker make Varsity Cheerleader squad as freshmen.

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June

1983

Beth Long, Valedictorian ... Pam Horning scholarship from the American Polish Society ... Students of the Issue: Tracey Walker and John Ford ... Greg Clark wins $6000 scholarship from Cabot Corporation ... Trish Hill and Greg Volutza, recipients of Outstanding Athlete of the Year Award ... Greg Clark, Gerald K. Romich Award winner ... Bert Schreiber leads the girls Softball team ... Season ending Baseball summary - John Ford leads team with .310 average, Jeff Petersen batted .296 his freshman year, Dave Ravel had the teams best ERA (2.33) ... Evan Spohn, Golf Team MVP as a freshman.
 

 

October

1983

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November

1983

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December

1983

Kelly Grim explains how to keep your bikini figure and to throw a safe Christmas party ... Christine Jurasinski Christmas poem ... Boys and Girls Basketball pre-season rosters - Jeff and Ryan Peterson, Randy Boyer and Barry Mowery all make the varsity team as Sophomores, while Diane Churan was the only Sophomore girl to make the varsity team ... Other articles by Julie Horst, Gabby Savitz and Laura Schnader.

 

February

1984

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March

1984

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April

1984

The first page of PP is dedicated to clearing the school's name after a less than flattering article appeared in the Reading Eagle describing MPHS as "inferior" ... Karel Frymoyer, Jill Moyer and Cathy Ketcher, all new to MPHS this year, say MPHS is definitely more difficult academically than their old schools ... Kelly Grim says her dreams are worth more than a dollar ... Lisa Pacharis, Marijuana expert.

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May

1984

Denise Reiger and Jenny Reimert in Berks County Spelling Bee ... Kari Nordhoy leaves MPHS after her junior year to go to Bryn Mawr ... Steve Kunkel wins Speech Contest at Exeter Restaurant.  Jill Moyer also competes ... Heather Hill forms SADD (Students Against Drinking & Driving) ... Julie Horst is looking for friends ... Seniors of the Issue: Jeff Corliss and Joell Reimert ... Junior High Student of the Issue: Alfred Worrall ... Leann Deisher, Christine Jurasinski, Suzanna Post, Darren Max and Jill Moyer achieve Merit Honor Roll ... Kathy Tobias wins all kinds of Art awards ... Christine Jurasinski attends the Hugh O'Brian Seminar ... Leon Pace, out for the baseball season with an arm injury.  Erich Pfahl gets the call up to the Varsity team.

 

June

1984

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October

1984

Karen Denby needs more time to eat ... Diane Churan on religion ... Outstanding Students: Jennifer Miller, Chris Peckham and Donald Mackowiak ... Jeff Rogers is featured in "Alumni News" ... Maia Carvalho placed 5th in Arrowhead golf tournament, the 3rd year she's received a medal in county competition ... New Juniors Featured: Christine Cunnius (from Central), Joe Gallagher (Central), Amy Helm (Central), Kim Schmidt (Linden Hall), Barb Yerger (Reading), and Senior William Reed (Central) ... New Teachers: Mrs. Del Signore and Mrs. Warmkessel ... Miss Biffel becomes Mrs. Thomas ... Varsity Field Hockey team plagued by injuries such as Sally Ford's broken arm ... Featured Outstanding Athletes: Jennifer Miller and David Werner.

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November

1984

Lori Fizz, Dana Kistler and John Sosh are the "Outstanding Students" of the issue ... Miss Brobst's violets win awards at Bloomsburg Fair ... Tom DiGiacomo and Jenny Miller were chosen as Homecoming King and Queen ... Mike Elvin (Class of '81) and Bradley Hyman (Class of '74) in "Alumni News" ... New Students featured: Sophomores Kevin Gemino (from Central Catholic), Steven Getrost (Exeter), Alison Klippel (Reading); Freshmen Elizabeth Reed (Central), Mary Ellen Reed (Central), Marsha Yerger (Northeast Jr. High), and Christopher O'Connor (Oley) ... New Teacher: Mrs. Diane Andre ... Outstanding Athletes: Maia Carvalho and Leon Pace.

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December

1984

Diane Churan likes blind dates as long as they don't wear plaid ... Dear Habib gives more dreadful advice ... Outstanding Students of the Issue: Sandra Steigerwalt, David Werner and Mark Schwartz ... Outstanding Jr. High Student of the Issue: Mark Dereska ... New 8th Grade Students: Michael Solderick, Milo Stocks and Angelo DiMaria ... New 7th Grade Students: Patricia Dawson, Michael Akins, Herman Heffner, Tracy Moser, Donovan Hensley, and Joseph Ocetnik ... Outstanding Athletes: Tom DiGiacomo and Diane Churan.

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February

1985

Danny Hafetz wins Reading-Berks Dental Association Smile Contest over Donese Mabry and Heather Ruhe ... Money raised for heart transplant for Jim Krause, Class of '73 ... Outstanding students: Roberta Schreiber, Greg Tucci and Jackie Ritter ... Feature Teacher: Mr. Hamilton ... Outstanding Athletes: Roberta Schreiber and Joe Boyle ... "...with the strength of some team members, such as Chris Malinowski, there is still lots of potential..." ... Roberta Schreiber becomes the 20th girl in Berks County ever to reach 1000 points in Basketball and breaks the school record for scoring held by Jodi Michewicz ... John Sosh, Jim Seiz and Dave Werner carry boys basketball team.

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March

1985

Hillary Barth defeated Jenny Reimert in the Spelling Bee finals ... "...Chris Malinowski continues to be the mainstay..." ... Christine Jurasinski, Leann Deisher, Suzanna Post and Beth Rosser were selected to the MPHS All-Academic team.  And for all their hard work they got coupons to Wendy's ... Brendan Kane, Jill Moyer and Steve Kunkle were part of the College Bowl team that rolled over Oley 70 to 10 ... Karen Denby says she gets too much homework ... Outstanding Students of the Month:  Teresa Goodbred, Joe Boyle and Lisa Mowery ... Senior High "Students of the Quarter": Co Lieu and Barry Snyder ... Outstanding Athletes of the Month: Mindy Snyder and John Sosh ... ... Mindy Snyder leads girls bowling team.

 

April

1985

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May

1985

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June

1985

Lori Fizz was the Class of 1985 Valedictorian.  Others in the top 6 were Matthew Elvin, Sibyl Kane, Donald Mackowiak, Jennifer Miller and Gregory Tucci ... Outstanding Seniors: Jackie Ritter and Tom DiGiacomo ... Mr. Minter is recognized in several art exhibitions ... Gregg Tucci leaves Brendan Kane his razor sharp senses, cat-like reflexes, lightning quick mind, and dashing good looks ... Margaret Stenavage leaves Jimmy Page to Kelly Grim ... Sybil Kane is awarded $13,000 scholarship to University of PA ... Ron Slutsky and Dave Blose got a pie in the face for Junior Class Slave Auction ... Outstanding Girl Athlete of the Year: Roberta Schreiber, Outstanding Boy: David Werner, Gerald K. Romich Award: Joseph Boyle ... MVP: Chris Malinowski.
 

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October

1985

Brendan Kane and Christine Jurasinski made the top 5% of students across the US on the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test ... Sandy Horning visits Alaska ... Outstanding Seniors: Christine Jurasinski and Leon Pace ... Christine Jurasinski represents Mt. Penn as Junior Miss ... 8th Grader Denise Dereska is a nationally ranked swimmer in the 13 and under division ... New Junior Students: Kathy Brodman and Daniel Laterza ... New Sophomore Students: Mark Cherry, Kris Morrison, Chris Tiderman, Robert Silcox, George Fernandez, Samuel Laterza and Trudy Templin ... Maia Carvalho and Christine Jurasinski placed 3rd and 4th, respectively, in the Berks County Girls' Golf Championship ... Outstanding Athletes: Leon Pace and Sally Ford.

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November

1985

Mt. Penn graduate success stories including: Tom Koch ('81), Michelle Santee ('78), Steve Herb ('70), Bradley Hyman ('74 Valedictorian) ... Seniors of the Issue: Diane Churan and Randy Boyer ... Kathleen Petruska predicts that "The Golden Girls" is destined to be a big hit ... New freshmen: Nathan Laterza, Luis Galen, Jenny Rearden ... New Junior: Jenny DeCesare ... Outstanding Athletes: Kelly Clark and Evan Spohn ... Danny Hafetz advanced to the second round of Golf district tournament ... Diane Churan was selected to the Berks All-County hockey team, and Sally Ford was selected to the All-Division team ... Leon Pace and Kerry Motze received honorable mention on the Berks All-County soccer team.

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December

1985

Steve Kunkel wants a date with Seka, Kelly Clark wants the soloflex man, Laura Schnader wants to know the definition of a Cox comb, and Ron Slutsky needs a can of oil ... Seniors of the Issue: Suzanna Post and Jeff Peterson ... Outstanding Vo-Tech Students: Beverly Kersher and Dave Dunkelberger ... Claudia Martinez is an 11th grade exchange student from Los Andes, Chile ... Mt. Penn Success Stories: Tracy Epting ('85), Tom Schleicher ('75), Jeff Weiss ('79), Keith Backer ('77), Kim Hatza ('73) and Steven Leiberman ('70) ... New Junior: Alan Siekierski ... Mindy Hill wins tickets to WCAU anniversary party featuring The Hooters ... Outstanding Athletes: Danny Hafetz and Diane Churan.

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February

1986

Brendan Kane leads the College Bowl team to victory in their first two competitions ... Sam Laterza is a magician ... Leah Hill wins a bunch of albums ... Scott Clark, Class of '78 Success Story ... Seniors of the Issue: Karen Denby and Steve Kunkel ... Thanh Lieu celebrates her first birthday ... Merit Honor Roll: Christine Jurasinski and Elizabeth Rosser ... Outstanding Athletes: Randy Boyer and Amy Miller ... Kathy Ford and Sally Ford lead the Girls Bowling team to a division leading 4-2 record to date ... Chris Malinowski and Mark Leffler, studly bowlers.

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March

1986

Brian Snyder finished 8th out of 72 in Berks County Math Counts Competition.  Elliot Dowling took 11th place ... Kim Steiger won first place in a statewide billboard contest sponsored by the PA Commission for Women.  Suzanna Post won honorable mention ... In Memoriam: Sharon Ringler ... Mrs. Bowman, new French teacher ... Mrs. Zeimer replaces Mr. Brossman as German teacher ... Miss Goodman, temporary replacement for Mrs. Segro who is on sabbatical leave ... Seniors of the Issue: Erich Pfahl, Kelly Clark and Darren Max ... Chris Malinowski named to All-County bowling team, and leads the MPHS boys team to their first winning record since 1975.  In summary: Chris is the man ... Mark Dereska earned first alternate for the state swimming finals ... Kathy Ford lead the girls' bowling team in average and to a 22-20 record ... Outstanding Athletes: Kathy Ford and Barry Mowery.

 

April

1986

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May

1986

This edition includes a list of the colleges that everyone had been accepted to ... Alan Rosenthal placed 2nd in an oratorical contest ... Jennifer Rearden won $75 for her 1st place finish at the Junior High level in an art contest.  Leanne Seitz finished 2nd in the Senior High level, and Marta Weitz received Honorable Mention ... Outstanding Students: Sherri Becker, Chris Malinowski and Barbara Yerger ... Kim Steiger represents Berks County for the Governor's Student Forum Council ... Outstanding Athletes: Audrey Acker and John Henry ... Kelly Clark named to Brandywine Volleyball Tournament All-Star team.


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June

1986

Top ranking seniors: Christine Jurasinski (Valedictorian), Leann Deisher, Karen Denby, Steve Kunkel, Jason Miller, Elizabeth Rosser, Suzanna Post ... Outstanding Seniors: Sue Klempke, Barclay Wilson, Marta Weitz ... MPHS Success Story: Andrea Kane ... Brendan Kane leaves Sandy Horning anything she wants that is in his power to give (awwwww) ... Mrs. LaPorte retires ... Outstanding Athletes of the Year: Diane Churan and Leon Pace.

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