Wednesday Oct 28 2009 comments Happy 50th Homecoming, Del Oro By: Photos by Karina Williams, Loomis News -A +A Karina Williams/Loomis NewsSophomores Kyle Benedict and Natalie Root battled through the streets of Loomis during the parade, while fellow classmates cheered from atop their pirate ship float. Karina Williams/Loomis NewsDel Oro High School homecoming king and queen Gabe Leporati and Danielle LaRose wave to the crowd during the parade that closed Taylor Road last Friday. Karina Williams/Loomis NewsJeff Tooker, center, Del Oro homecoming parade grand marshal, his wife, Jill, and their daughter, Jacy, 7, lead the parade down Taylor Road Friday. Tooker, a Del Oro graduate, served as a teacher and vice principal at the school before being hired as an assistant superintendent of the Placer Union High School District. Karina Williams/Loomis NewsThe Del Oro Golden Eagle Band puts on a light show at half time of the varsity football game against Roseville High School. Karina Williams/Loomis NewsThe junior class float includes Sarah Mekebri, jumping out of the way of Jamie Schumacher?s sword, as they battle down Taylor Street during the homecoming parade. Karina Williams/Loomis NewsOn the junior-class float, "Under the Roman Rule," are Rock Slater, his queen Haile Zieour, and servant, Ceirra Foster. Karina Williams/Loomis NewsLoomis children, from right, Madison Fahning, 7, Brooke Walters, 7, Destinee Van Burg, 11, Savannah Fahning, 10, and Madison Meteer, 10, ask for candy to be thrown to them by a passing float during the Del Oro homecoming parade Friday afternoon.