More than 80 residents attend the annual Ohio State-Michigan tailgate party at Oakleaf Village Retirement Community. During last week's event, Felice Wolff, dressed as a football referee, right, gave Jean VanSickle a prize for being the best-dressed Buckeyes fan in attendance. Accompanying Ms. VanSickle are Dessie Spann, far left, and Virginia Timmons.
NBRW tailgate23p Best dressed UM fan in attendance Loretta Diekneit, right, with the Wolverine she received for her costume. From left are Betty Kantner and Marjorie Chryst. Over 80 residents attend the Oakleaf Village Retirement Community annual OSU-UM tailgate party in Toledo, Ohio on November 16, 2007. The Blade/Jetta Fraser
Among the Michigan fans at the gathering was Loretta Diekneit, left, with the stuffed-toy wolverine she received for being the best-dressed UM fan. Others with Ms. Diekneit were Betty Kantner, far left, and Marjorie Chryst. The tailgate party included food, contests, and visits by the Southview pep band along with Northview's band and cheerleaders.