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FHSU announces homecoming royalty

10/1/2013

Special to the HDN

Ten finalists have been announced for king and queen at this weekend's Fort Hays State University's homecoming.

Each FHSU student organization was encouraged to nominate a candidate for homecoming king, queen or both.

Royalty finalists will lead the Snake Dance at the pep rally and bonfire at 7 p.m. Thursday at Stadium Place.

Finalists will also participate in the homecoming parade at 1 p.m. Saturday in downtown Hays.

The king and queen will be announced at halftime during the FHSU football game, which begins at 7 p.m. Saturday.

The 2013 homecoming finalists are:

* Hailee Schlachter, Bennington, sophomore majoring in elementary education

* Breanna Tendick, Bonner Springs, sophomore majoring in nursing

* Andrew Scheer, Colwich, junior majoring in athletic training

* Monica Anderson, Frankfort, sophomore majoring in psychology

* Emily Goad, Great Bend, senior majoring in organizational leadership

* Sydney Lower, Hutchinson, sophomore majoring in secondary education and mathematics

* Daniel Hill, Kensington, junior majoring in music education

* Korby Boswell, Onaga, senior majoring in organizational leadership

* Johnny Hill, Peyton, Colo., junior majoring in graphic design and a 2011 Falcon High School graduate, was nominated by the FHSU Honor Society.

* Colin Baker, Washington, junior majoring in graphic design