2009 Council of
Baltimore Ravens Roosts Convention
"It's Gametime in Marga-RAVEN-ville"
Thursday, May 28 - Sunday, May 31, 2009
Castle in the Sand Hotel
Ocean City, Maryland
Ravens Roost #4 descended on Ocean City from May 28th through
May 31st for the 2009 Council of Baltimore Ravens Roosts Convention. The
weather was great again this year! Sun was soaked-up and suds were slurped by
all at the beach.
2009 Convention Schedule of Events
Thanks to the following people for their time and effort in
preparation for and during the convention:
Roost #4 Float - A huge thanks goes out to Joe "The
Float Guy" Marciano for once again coordinating the float and pulling the
whole thing together. Thanks to Bill Griffin for the use of his 1949
Chevrolet truck and driving in the parade! Thanks to the following volunteers that helped with the
conception and construction of the float: Frosty & Ann Volmer, Bill
Griffin, Bob Caldwell,
Kathy & Joe Marciano, and anyone I
missed! Roost #4 was awarded a "2nd Place
Award" for displaying the most Roost spirit in the parade.
Karaoke - Thanks again to Katie Pearl for representing
Roost #4 in the karaoke and taking home the 1st Place
prize! Katie had the whole beach rockin'!
Putt Putt Golf - Thanks to duffers Patti Bolin and Beth
Adams for representing Roost #4 in the miniature golf tournament! Friday
mornings are tough out on those links!
Women's Volleyball - Congrats to the Roost #4 Women's
Volleyball Team bringing-home a 2nd Place
trophy! The team included Casey Bonebrake, Anna Golibart, Leslie Pacen,
Betty Golibart, and Katie Pearl.
Co-ed Volleyball - Congrats to the Roost #4 Co-ed
Volleyball Team for winning their 1st match before running out of gas in
the 2nd. The team included Leroy Todd, Anna Golibart, Betty Golibart, Liam & Katie
Pearl, & Mitch Hooper.
Dunk Tank - Roost #4 volunteered to coordinate the Dunk
Tank for the Council on Friday & Saturday. Thanks to Frosty for
coordinating the tank and working all of the shifts!!! Thanks to Anna,
Amy, Geoff, Steve, Stevie, Mitch, Karen, Lee, Leslie, Betty, Jaybird, and everyone else who pitched-in for
awhile chasing balls and helping Frosty!
Thanks also to the Baltimore Ravens that took time from
their busy schedules and joined the Roosts in Ocean City for the weekend -
Evan Oglesby, Ben Grubbs, Tavares Gooden, Marshall Yanda,
Prescott Burgess, and Joe Reitz!
And now, a few pictures
from the 2009 Council of Baltimore Ravens Roosts Convention:
Roost #4 Scores 4
Awards at the Convention
50th Anniversary 2nd Place Women's
Volleyball Katie - 1st Place Karaoke 2nd
Place Open Float
Partying at the Castle
#4 on Parade
#4 at the Karaoke Competition
Dunk a Dunk