Spirit Week and Homecoming Events

  • Powder Puff
    • The students will officially kick things off on Saturday, Oct. 1 with Powder Puff Volleyball, and Football in the afternoon.
    • Powder Puff Volleyball  12 p.m., Oct. 1 | Sheppard Gym
    • Powder Puff Football  3 p.m., Oct. 1 | J.T. Flaherty Field
  • Spirit Week Theme Days  Oct. 3-7 | TBD
  • Pep Rally  2 p.m., Oct. 7 | J.T. Flaherty Field (weather permitting) or Sheppard Gym

The crowning, football game, and marching band performance will be broadcast live on DCBN.

  • Tour of Delone Catholic Campus  5 p.m., Oct. 7 | Meet at J.T. Flaherty Field Scoreboard
    •  Anyone interested in taking a tour of the Delone Catholic campus can meet at the J.T. Flaherty Field scoreboard at 4:45 p.m., tour beginning at 5 p.m. Alumni and friends are encouraged to gather at the tent near the scoreboard throughout the evening. Free homecoming t-shirts will be available while supplies last.
  • Homecoming Court Presentation/Crowning  6:15 p.m., Oct. 7 |  J.T. Flaherty Field
    • The introduction of the Homecoming Court and the crowning of Mr. Delone and Miss Delone 2022 will air live on Friday, Oct. 7 at 6:15 p.m.
  • Football Pregame Show  6:30 p.m., Oct. 7 |  J.T. Flaherty Field
    • The crowning will be followed by the pregame show for the varsity football game between the Squires and the Biglerville Canners. Kickoff is at 7 p.m.
  • Marching Band Field Show 6:35 p.m., Oct. 7 |  J.T. Flaherty Field
    • The Delone Catholic Marching Band will present its 2022 field show "Into the Light" at halftime. DCBN will broadcast the show in its entirety.
  • Delone Catholic vs. Biglerville  7 p.m., Oct. 7 |  J.T. Flaherty Field
  • Alumni-Only After Party 9 p.m., Oct. 7 | Something Wicked Brewing Co.
    • Immediately after Homecoming from 9-11 p.m. all alumni, plus one guest (21 and over) are invited to join us at Something Wicked Brewery for an after-party! Complimentary hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar will be available. 

  • Saturday Events Oct. 8
    • The students will keep things going with the dance on Saturday, while the Class of 1972 will be holding its 50th Reunion and receiving its Golden Diplomas.
  • 15th Annual Homecoming Mass  10 a.m., Oct. 9  |  Sheppard Gym Lobby
    • The weekend will close with the 15th Annual Homecoming Mass on Sunday, Oct. 9. Mass will be celebrated in the Sheppard Gym Lobby by Delone Catholic chaplain Rev. Samuel Miller. Mass begins at 10 a.m., and all are welcome!
  • 15th Annual Homecoming Breakfast 11 a.m., Oct. 9  |  Cafeteria
    • Immediately following Mass, the Homecoming Breakfast will be held in the cafeteria for all members of the Delone Catholic family. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children 10 and under. The deadline to order tickets is Monday, Oct. 4 at 12 p.m. Order online (below) or contact Stephanie Leader at 717-637-5969, Ext. 211 or sleader@delonecatholic.org to reserve your spot.