YSU celebrates 75th Homecoming with Kings and Queens, past and present

Members of the YSU 2015 Homecoming Court are, left to right, Catherine Cooper, Steve DiPaolo, Ashley Milligan, Trevon Wright, Ahmed “Silver” Alghamdi, Gianna Marinucci, Austin McLean, Jordan Wolfe, Altoya Parnell, Natalie Kelly.

Members of the YSU 2015 Homecoming Court are, left to right, Catherine Cooper, Steve DiPaolo, Ashley Milligan, Trevon Wright, Ahmed “Silver” Alghamdi, Gianna Marinucci, Austin McLean, Jordan Wolfe, Altoya Parnell, Natalie Kelly.

Youngstown State University celebrates its 75th annual Homecoming Oct. 12 to 17, featuring the return of more than 30 past Homecoming kings and queens dating to the 1960s.

Festivities include the annual Homecoming parade up Fifth Avenue at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, followed by the Homecoming football game against South Dakota State at 4 p.m. in Stambaugh Stadium.

A complete schedule of events during Homecoming week.

Past Homecoming kings expected to attend are:

Kingsley Ansah, 2012
Tyler Brentley, 2013
Paul Brubaker, 1981
Mark McDonough, 1995
Samuel McKinney, 1987
Ryan McNicholas, 2002
John Quintana, 1992
Scott Smith, 1985
Ron Strollo, 1991
Everet Thompson, 2014
Jonathan Zacharias, 2003
George Zokle, 2001

Past Homecoming queens expected to attend are:

Alyssa (Pignatelli) Armeni, 1990
Rebecca Banks, 2014
Jacquelyn (Roche) Burgan, 1971
Annette Castor, 1985
Tricia (Defelice) Catcott, 1996
Maria (Wright) Ceraolo, 2002
Evelyn (Kun) Crawford, 1972
Krista Cunningham, 2009
Linda Elam, 1984
Katie (Etheredge) Fetty, 1995
Kristin (Serroka) Garesche, 2001
Sarah Gavalier, 2006
Leslie Lewis, 1984
Janel (Finch) Liles, 2005
Tiffany Lyden, 2007
Tamara Tabak Pusateri, 1967
Laura (Morris) Robich, 1981
Melinda Ropar Birdsall, 1979
Jeanne E. Sattler, 1991
Krista Schmied, 2003
Mary (Loncar) Stanley, 1963
Ilona (Johnson) Sudimack, 1966
Melissa Wasser, 2013
Emily Wollet, 2008