A Makeshift Graduation Ceremony

The Lady Tigers soccer seniors missed their graduation to play in the State Semifinal game in Naperville on Friday, May 24. So, they donned their caps for their own ceremony. Pictured left to right are Leighann Allison, Mattie Brown, Chloe Chavers, Claire Lovell, Jillian Milton, Jacey Miner, Kylie Salm, Olivia Schultz, Chloe Walsh, and Cassidy Walter.

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Herscher High School principal, Brad Elliot, and assistant principal, Jeremy Heck along with coach Chris Longtin, handed out diplomas to the 10 soccer girls playing in Naperville who missed their high school graduation due to the state soccer game.

In addition, earlier in the day, Elliot and Heck had been in Charleston at Eastern Illinois Univ. to hand diplomas to the two boys who missed their graduation due to the state track meet: Jacob Allen and Matthew Dorsey.