Homecoming 2009: Welcome Home…Again

September 24th, 2009

Contact: The Louisiana College Office of Alumni Affairs

(318) 487-7301 or Cunningham@lacollege.edu  


Louisiana College 2009 Homecoming


Pineville, LA. … Louisiana College will celebrate Homecoming 2009 on Thursday, October 15th through Saturday, October 17th. This year’s theme is Welcome Home…Again.   Homecoming activities this year will include special reunions, luncheons, and fun activities, like the annual tricycle race, homecoming parade and tailgating. (see schedule below)  At 5pm Saturday, October 17th the LC Wildcats will take on the ETBU Tigers at in Wildcat Stadium.


Each year, Louisiana College recognizes the Distinguished Alumni Award recipients and the Wildcat Athletic Association (WAA) Hall of Fame inductees during Homecoming. This year’s Distinguished Alumni recipients are: Donna Burnley Cavanaugh (1977) Larry Jeane (1970) and John David Murphy (1979). This year’s WAA Hall of Fame inductees are: Jimmy Rea (1960) J. Matt Miller (2006) and the entire 1958 Rice Bowl Championship Football Team.


The 2009 Homecoming Schedule


Thursday, October 15th


9:30 a.m.           Distinguished Alumni Brunch                        

                           Lynn Alumni Center                                                          


10:45a.m.           Chapel Service honoring

   Distinguished Alumni

   Guinn Auditorium


1:00 p.m.            Alumni Golf Tourney                           

                            Alex. Golf & Country Club



6:30 p.m.             Rehearsal, Common Good                               

    Presser Recital Hall



Friday, October 16th


Noon                   Fiftieth Reunion Luncheon

     for Class of 1959 and prior                                 

     Granberry Conference Center (GCC)


6:00 p.m.             Reunion and Performance, Common Good                 

     Presser Recital Hall                                                          


9:30 p.m.              Pep Rally                             

    Wildcat Stadium


Saturday, October 17


9:00 a.m.            Homecoming registration

                           and reception honoring nursing

   students~25 year reunion of nursing program                         

   Lynn Alumni Center                    


9:30 a.m.            Tour of new nursing lab facilities

    Nursing Lab                                                                                                     


10:00 a.m.          Missionaries Reunion                                                  

   Guinn Lobby


11:00 a.m.          LC Soccer game (women)

                            Wildcat Stadium

      1:00 p.m.          LC Soccer game (Men)

                            Wildcat Stadium



11:00 a.m.          Reception honoring Hall of Fame Inductees

   and 2009 Distinguished Alumni                                 

                           Granberry Conference Center Formal Lounge


12:00 Noon        Homecoming Celebration Banquet

   Honoring Distinguished Alumni and

                           Hall of Fame inductees

                           (Reunion classes seated together)                                      

    GCC Large Conference Room


3:00 p.m.           Classes of the 70’s reunion, hosted by Byron McGee, Class of ‘79         

    Tailgate - Stadium


3:00 p.m.          Homecoming Parade                                                                                 

  College Circle


5:00 p.m.         Homecoming Football Game: LC Wildcats v. ETBU                                            

            Wildcat Stadium


For more information about Louisiana College’s 2009 Homecoming activities, contact the LC Office of Alumni Affairs at (318) 487-7301 or e-mail Cunningham@lacollege.edu. Or visit www.lacollege.edu to download a copy of the 2009 Homecoming brochure.