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  • Lutheran Northwest 1000 Bagley Rochester Hills, MI 48309 (map)

Join us, Crusaders!

This year, we’re featuring events for past, present, and future Crusaders! Friends and alums of Lutheran Northwest can catch up at The Alumni & Friends Tailgate. Elementary-age children and younger get in FREE for the evening, and children (K-8) who participate in the punt, pass, & kick competition get a FREE t-shirt!


  • 5 PM-6 PM | Punt, Pass, & Kick Competition (Children K-8)

    • Also, stop by the Future Crusader Tent for freebies!

  • 5 PM-6:30 PM | Student & Alumni Tailgates


      Whether you're an alum or family of an alum, come back and visit Lutheran Northwest to celebrate homecoming with the Crusaders! We'll be grilling some delicious food and playing some fun tailgating games while connecting with alums and friends of Lutheran Northwest!


      Paul von Kampen would like to welcome Concert Choir alums to join the current choir to help sing the national anthem! Please make your way to the track prior to the game!


      We have multiple copies of Lutheran Northwest yearbooks from ALMOST every year since 1978-79! The Cruzada staff will be selling them (for a nominal fee) near the alumni tailgate. If you are interested, please stop over and purchase one!  Proceeds will go to the Yearbook fund! If you cannot stop by for homecoming, but you are still interested in purchasing a yearbook, please contact Veronica Klausmeier to arrange pickup -

  • 7 PM | Varsity Football: Lutheran Northwest vs. Detroit Public Safety

    • Prior to the game, Choir Alums, please make your way to the track to help sing the national anthem!

    • At the end of the 1st quarter, we’ll announce and award the winners of the punt, pass, & kick competition!

    • At halftime, the homecoming court will be presented and the king and queen will be announced!

  • AFTER THE GAME | Cider & Donuts

    • Join us in the Lutheran Northwest gym for a reception!

Don’t miss this fun event for the whole family!

Earlier Event: September 28
Alumni & Friends Homecoming Tailgate
Later Event: October 2
Open House!