The 25th annual Maroon and Gold Athletic Reception will be held on Tuesday, May 22, at the Northfield Middle School. As the event sponsor, the Northfield Booster Club will kick off the evening with a punch bowl reception at 6:15 p.m. with cake and coffee. The awards ceremony will begin at 7 p.m.

The event recognizes the many accomplishments of Raider athletes during the year. Special honors will include: the Raider Spirit Award, the 12 Season Athlete Award, the Outstanding Senior Athlete Award, and MVP awards for fall and winter sports. All senior athletes and state tournament participants will be recognized, and several coaches will be honored.

In addition, four former Northfield High School athletes and one coach will be inducted into the NHS Athletic Hall of Fame. The Northfield Booster Club Distinguished Service Award will be presented to Dale Ness, recognizing his contributions to the Northfield High School athletic program and the community.

Tickets for the reception can be purchased for $5 at the Northfield High School Activities Office or at the reception. Senior athletes, MVPs and state tournament participants will be given complimentary tickets as guests of the booster club.