Results for Best Mascot 2013

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Total Votes: 19,590

59'ers

Merrillville, IN

In 1959, Andrean High School was built at 5959 Broadway St. in Merrillville, Indiana. School officials quickly recognized the irony between the year and the address. Just 13 years before that, a professional football team was established, t...

B
Total Votes: 188,280

Hot Dogs

Frankfort, IN

It wasn't until 1956 that Frankfort high school adopted the Hot Dogs moniker. Rumor has it a sportswriter from Lafayette said during a game "the players looked like a bunch of hot dogs out there". Ever since then the name stuck. Most people...

C
Total Votes: 233,634

Fighting Jeeps

Dubois, IN

In 1936, 15 Dubois basketball players gathered to discuss what mascot the school should use. During that same time, the popular comic strip "Popeye" had a character known as Jeep. After a long discussion, the players unanimously decided on ...

D
Total Votes: 5,582

Jug Rox

Shoals, IN

Shoals, Indiana is the home of the Jug Rock; a large free standing table rock made up of a sandstone column. The jug rock formation is the largest of its kind east of the Mississippi River. It's only natural that Shoals high school would em...

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Total Votes: 2,543

Alices

Vincennes, IN

In 1923, during a game in Columbus, Indiana, a local sportswriter dubbed the Vincennes Lincoln high school basketball team the Alices because of their Cinderella season. Most believe this was a combination of the fairytale Alice in Wonderla...

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