LHS homecoming activities to include parade on Friday

Lancaster High School will host Washington & Lee in its homecoming football game tomorrow, October 6. Pre-game activities will begin with a 6 p.m. parade.

According to LHS homecoming sponsor Heather Houmis, parade participants will line up at Willie Chapel Baptist Church, 610 Merry Point Road, Lancaster, and march along Merry Point Road, crossing Mary Ball Road to Lancaster High School, 8815 Mary Ball Road, Lancaster, where it will end at the football field.

Kickoff is 7 p.m. LHS will play Washington & Lee.

“The community is encouraged to attend,” said Houmis.

During halftime, members of the LHS homecoming court will be introduced and the 2017 king and queen will be crowned.

Students are participating in pride building activities this week leading up to the parade and game, said Houmis. There will be spirit competitions among the different classes during spirit week. Student activities will culminate with a pep rally and a powder puff game at the end of the school day tomorrow. The pep rally will celebrate all of Lancaster’s fall sports teams.

A homecoming dance will be held Saturday, October 14.