Have cake and eat it too—for $5,000

Tiger fans come through again for booster club

With the assistance of Tiger cheerleaders Hailey Offield and Elmira DeLuna and auctioneer John Fisher, LeRaven Clark puts his concoction up for bidding at the annual “Meet The Tigers” cake auction. Reporter/Mike Brown With the assistance of Tiger cheerleaders Hailey Offield and Elmira DeLuna and auctioneer John Fisher, LeRaven Clark puts his concoction up for bidding at the annual “Meet The Tigers” cake auction. Reporter/Mike Brown Tiger football fans showed their appreciation again as $5,275 was raised at the 10th annual Meet The Tigers cake auction Monday night at Tiger Gymnasium.

The total sur passes last year’s take of $4,795.

It brings the total to over $41,000 that has been raised in the decade history of the auction.

John Fisher donated his services and auctioned off 50 items.

Organizers listed the items and buyers as follows:

• Melissa Reynosa—Cake by Golden Girls

• Michelle and Matt Lehmkuhl— Cake by Derek David

• Rockdale Building Materials— Cake by Excell Nelson

• Sarah Cleveland—Cake by Ty Kirk

• Brady’s Pest Control—Cake by Patrick David

• Comfort AC—Cake by James David

• Jill Morrow—Cake by Sal Bishop

• Dixie Equipment—Cake by LeRaven Clark

• Twila Harris—Cake by Daniel Brooks

• Scott Heintze—Cake by Jared Carpenter

• Jerry Waggoner—Cake by David Monroe

• Twila Harris—Cake by Steven Blythe

• Mary Woodward—Cake by Austin Morrow

• Classic Bank—Cake by Jose Macias

• Paul Leopold—Cake by Rakeem Wyatt

• Ronnie and Sandra Burrough— autographed football

• Stevan Blythe—reserved seat tickets

• Rockdale Building Materials— Cake by Markus Hayes

• Jennifer and Shane Strelsky— Cake by Ethan Brinkley

• Pat Elliott—Cake by Jeremiah Hall

• Brent Hasselbach and Joey Geletka—Cake by Stephen Schneider

• Don Wardlow—Cake by Dillon Goodman

• Jennifer and Shane Strelsky— pillow by varsity cheerleaders

• Dr. Howell Wright—Cake by Anthony Montoya

• Scott Heintze—necklace donated by Pat Jerman

• Gattis Pizza—Cake by J.J. Lewis

• Dr. Howell Wright—Cake by Stevan Blythe

• Rockdale Coaches—Cake by LeRaven Clark

• Trent and Pam Wages—Cake by Dillan Schnerr

• Rockdale Building Materials— Cake by Noe Zelaya

• J.D. Blackmon, Jr.—Cake by Anthony Fisher

• Charles and Gaye Bland— Cake by Color Guard

• Antique Queens—bulletin board by JV Cheerleaders

• Dixie Equipment—Cake by Terrell Dixon

• Rockdale Roadhouse—Cake by Richard Vasquez

• Donald and Linda Schraeder— Cake by Casey Burrough

• Denise Betchan—Cake by Zachary Garza

• Lee Lee Parsley—Cake by Miguel Alonzo

• Jeff and Angel Miller—Cake by Jimmy Palmo

• Denise Betchan—Cake by Desmond Davis

• Scott Heintze—Cake by D’Vontrae White

• Wendy Elliott—Cake by Golden Girls

• Caffey Real Estate, Construction and Insurance—garden stone

• Gene Phillips—autographed volleyball

• Jana Dodd—spirit basket • Comfort AC—parking space

PERFECT INGREDIENTS

Here are the year-by-year totals raised by the cake auction:

2010—$5,275 2009—$4,795 2008—$9,532 2007—$4,645 2006—$4,000 2005—$3,052 2004—$3,000 2003—$2,900 2002—$2,267 2001—$1,985


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