Milford High School celebrated their Homecoming week beginning Monday, October 14 as students celebrated their annual spirit days at the school. Each day of the week was celebrated as students had fun dressing up for Sports Day, Wacky Tacky Day, Twin Day and Retro Day. On the last student day, Milford High School students displayed their pride by wearing maroon and gold on Spirit Day.
On Friday, October 18, the Annual Homecoming Parade traveled from the former Milford Middle School building, along Walnut Street to Milford High School.
The Homecoming theme this year was “Welcome to the Jungle”. Seniors, juniors, sophomore and freshman students worked for weeks to create the floats that were seen in this year’s Homecoming Parade. The Milford Football team gave the students something to cheer about as they recorded their first win all season in a 14-6 victory over Seaford.
At halftime during friday night’s football game the Milford High School Top 10 Homecoming King and Queen Candidates were announced on the field. Student clubs and athletic teams nominated each representative and the senior class voted to narrow down the representatives of each club or team to the 10 top candidates. The entire school voted in an election for 2nd runners up, 1st runners and Homecoming King and Queen. For the boys the awards were as follows: Vance Daniels 2nd runner up and Nick Palmer 1st runner up. For the girls the awards were as follows: Morgan Lingo 2nd runner up and jalyn Powell 1st runner up. The 2013 Milford High School Homecoming King and Queen, Octavion Wilson and Imani Cummings, were crowned at halftime. The weekend festivities were capped off with a semi-formal dance in the school gymnasium on Saturday, October 19.