On Thursday, September 7, the St. Frederick Alumni Family and Friends hosted its annual Principal’s Reception at the home of Kindra and Eddie Neitz. This is the primary membership drive for the group, whose proceeds go to tuition assistance and scholarships. This year’s event honored principal Blair David, who highlighted St. Frederick’s academic, sports and other extracurricular achievements. Wendell Manning, President of the St. Frederick Board of Directors, introduced board members and the Athletic Director and Head Coach, while Jeff Tannehill introduced coaches and gave a preview of the 2017 season. Hall of Fame Coach Ray Gambino presented the Nancy Fritsche Award to Dr. Thomas Fields Jr. for their many years of service to St. Frederick High School.