Men’s Hockey Alumni Day
Men’s Hockey Alumni Day took place on January 25. The day honored 31 hockey alumni who returned to the Forest, including members of 1978 National Runner-up team and many Lake Forest Athletic Hall of Fame inductees. Later, the men’s varsity squad was victorious over the visitors from Amherst College, 3-1, and the newest recipient of the Peter G. Taylor ’73 Award, Chris Gard ’14, was recognized. Photos by Hilary Wind ’14
On Saturday, October 8 Lake Forest College celebrated Homecoming with several special events and athletic contests throughout the weekend. Much spirit and pride began Saturday morning with the Athletic Recognition Ceremony. David Bleitner ’05, Katie McCants ’03, Melissa Stevenson ’06, and Joe Zemaitis ’02 were added to the 2016 Athletic Hall of Fame class and Paula Dau ’58 was recognized at the ceremony as this year’s Forester Impact Award recipient.
On Saturday, September 24, Lake Forest College students, staff, and community members gathered at Farwell Field to cheer on the Forester Football team and to celebrate Benny Watters Community Day. Fans were able to take part in and enjoy a full slate of opportunities including a pre-game presentation from the American Cancer Society, National Anthem sung by members of the Lake Forest College Concert Choir and the Advanced Women’s Chorale, Benny’s Lemonade Stand, Playing For A Cure merchandise, photos with Boomer the mascot, and a halftime musical chair contest for youths 5-12 years old.
As part of the Home Ice Advantage Campaign Phase II, included in this photo gallery are photos of the evolving demolition and remodeling of the ice rink arena floor.
The 2016 ACM Soccer Showcase was hosted by Lake Forest College and the Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM) Office. The tournament featured teams from Coe College, Lawrence University, Macalester College, and Lake Forest College.