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Monday Apr 3, 2023

BIG THANKS to Dave Benjamin who ordered the DeRango's Pizza on behalf of the "KITTY"

1 Cheese/Sausage, 1 Cheese/Pepperoni, 1 !/2 Veggie & 1/2 Cheese/Sausage. O&H Kringle

was the snack thanks to Jim Rasmussen & Gary Schonert - Terry Toll handles delivery.

NCAA Men's Basketball Pool winner George Oteman '56, 1st in line for DeRango's Pizza.

Joining Us: Dave Benjamin, Frank D'Acquisto, Dick Graceffa, John Busey, Pat (Ingrasci) Nielsen, Joe Ingrasci, Fr Ron Crewe, Bob Broihier, Rick Jones, Jack Kelley, Tom Konieczko,

Joe Macareno, Terry Toll, Dan DeMatthew, Amy DeMatthew, Gary Schonert, Dan Bentz,

Joe Woitach, Dick Heidenreich, Alia Onaczynski, Jeff Tarkowski, Kory Borek, Dave O'Brien, Roger DeMark, Dr Parisa Meymand, Dan Kovara, John Ketarkus, George Oteman,

Dan Peterson, George Gordon,Tom Goebel, Chris Sosnay, Mark Mano, John Kopulos,

Latrice Harris-Collins, John Jacyna, Bob Letsch, Bobby Letsch, Chris Gorman, Jeff Pulda.

• Special Guests:

• Jeff Tarkowski brought to lunch, Latrice Harris-Collins of Marquette University, Director of Community Relations & Outreach Undergraduate Admissions.

• Also joining the gang, John Jacyna ’67 St. Joseph High School, Kenosha.

• Cribbage: Table 1 Dick Heidenreich/ Dave O'Brien split with Terry Toll/ Dan DeMatthew.

Table 2: Bob Letsch/ Chris Gorman destroyed Frank D'Acquisto/Bobby Letsch

• NCAA Men's Basketball..........FINAL FOUR Winners (Dan Bentz's Pool)


UConn - George Oteman - $150


San Diego State - Mike Ptaschinski - $70


Florida Atlantic - Dave Benjamin/John Busey - $50

Miami - Gary Schonert - $50

• Black & White Ball - Dick Graceffa '69 will be the emcee for the Black & White Ball - Saturday April 22nd - SCHS -

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• Angels Connecting/ In the News..........

Tyrese Hunter '21, the starting point guard for the Texas Longhorns, stopped by the John Bryant Center the other day for a pick-up game. Unfortunately, he found instead some old Angels playing Pickle Ball. Tyrese and his Longhorn team were 1 game away from making the NCAA Final Four this weekend in Men's Basketball.

Michael "Snake" Paar '70, Tyrese Hunter '21, Frank D'Acquisto '77, Dave Benjamin '61

All the Best to Tyrese - Onward & Upward !!!

• THE STARS ALIGN: Major League Baseball Umpire Ben May '00 meets with former President George W. Bush before the Texas Rangers Opening Day game in Arlington, TX. Pres. Bush threw out the 1st ball.

• Photos and Copy provided by Pat (Ingrasci) Nielsen '66 H, Dave Benjamin '61 &

Jim May '59.

• Racine News...........

• Prayers for the families of departed Angels and Friends......

• Prayers for Alumni & Friends dealing with Health issues:

  • Dave Bulik '71 dealing with A-Fib condition.

  • Mark Pawzun '75 dealing with teeth alignment problems - fitted for braces.

  • Janet Grant '60 - dealing with Medical issues.

  • Barb (Bohn) Jarapko '60 dealing with health issues.

  • Jim May has an ankle issue and is using a cane. The May family is gathering in Fort Myers to see Ben May '00 umpire in the Grapefruit League.

  • Rick Cramer '60 had a stroke and dealing with serious health issues.

  • Al Mollerskov rehabbing from Knee Replacement Surgery - getting ready for retirement golf and periodic trips to Potawatomi.

  • Don Heck '63 diagnosed with NOH (neurogenic orthostatic hypotension). After 3 or 4 minutes of standing, he gets very weak and light header. This disease is not curable but you can learn to adjust your life and work around the issues.

  • Don Heck in addition to his above health issues - visiting family in Florida - now has Covid and is in the hospital with pneumonia.

  • Tommy Pulda '72 rehabbing Heart Surgery after valve replacement surgery. Tom is in Florida with family and doing well.

  • Mary Woitach '59 dealing with chronic knee issues & fell recently at home. - Rumor -Not true about Joe pushing her aside to get to the refrigerator.

  • Marie Welsh fell on the ice recently and is using a cane - nothing broken.

  • Dave O'Brien '58 recovering from eye surgery.

  • Joe Ingrasci '64 dealing with tremors, the result of his service in Vietnam.

  • Larry Benjamin '61 rehabbing from Knee Replacement Surgery in Scottsdale AZ.

  • Jimmy Ruetz rehabbing from recent Knee Replacement Surgery.

  • Dick Peterson had hip replacement surgery due to a recent fall on the ice. All went well, he will now go to rehab.

• Special Prayers for Chris & Sue Gorman's grandson Eli rehabbing from Brain Surgery - making progress

• Others Needing Prayers:

Ron Bentz, Bob Letsch, Jack Kelley, Bob Garrity, Gary Schonert, Kathy (Hackl) Wirtz,

Jim Poulsen, Dick Peterson, Mickey Postorino, Dave O"Brien, Helen (Willems) Miller,

Mike O'Brien, Mickey Postorino, Dick Albregts' wife, Rudy Weibel's wife, Tom Krug’s wife,

Del Alton's wife, Bill Halberstadt's wife, Dan Peterson's wife, Pat (Peters) Obernberger

Important Dates:

• Easter - Sunday April 9th

Happy Easter my Friends..............

• Black & White Ball - Saturday April 22nd - SCHS

• Brenda White's Last Day - Friday June 30th - Happy Retirement !!!

Eleven-Player All-Star Game - Saturday July 15th, 12:00 Noon

Coach Dan Miller was chosen to be the head coach for the WFCA All-Star Game.

Schonert's Annual Picnic - Monday August 14th

Angel Athletics

Mar 25th - Apr 1st

Track Friday night the Angels track and field team returned to UW-Parkside to participate in the Southeast Wisconsin Indoor Championship hosted by Racine Case. Overall the Angels performed well as the boys finished 11th out of 16 teams and the girls finished 11th out of 13 teams. Abel Mulder was the high performer of the day as he took 1st in the shotput with a throw of 50 feet 5 inches. Caylene Von-Schilling Worth also scored points in the shotput as she finished 4th with a throw of 31 feet 5.5 inches. Jayvion Hunter finished 5th in the 200 meter dash with a time of 23.56 seconds and 6th in the 55 meter dash with a time of 6.73 seconds. In the 55 meter hurdles Tristan Ropiak finished 8th as he crossed the finish line in 9.08 seconds and Christian Cervantes earned 8th in the long jump with a jump of 19 feet 2 inches.

Girls Soccer Saturday the Angels girls soccer team opened up their season at Pritchard Park as they hosted Catholic Memorial. The girls played their hardest and battled the elements, but ultimately Catholic Memorial proved to be too difficult to handle as the Angels dropped their season opener 13-0.

Upcoming Angel Athletic Events Monday April 3rd

  • Baseball vs. Martin Luther @ Horlick Field @ 4:30pm

  • Softball vs. Horlick @ Roosevelt Park @ 4:30pm

  • Girls soccer @ Indian Trail @ 6:30pm

Tuesday April 4th

  • Tennis vs. University School of Milwaukee @ Lockwood Park @ 4:00pm

Wednesday April 5th

  • Softball vs. Martin Luther @ Roosevelt Park @ 4:30pm

  • Soccer @ Kenosha St. Joseph @ Ameche Field @ 6:30pm

Thursday April 6th

  • No games/matches/meets scheduled

Friday April 7th

  • No games/matches/meets scheduled

Saturday April 8th

  • No games/matches/meets scheduled

Be Safe - Be Healthy - Be Positive



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