Five students at Missouri University of Science and Technology have been nominated by student organizations to compete for the titles of 2019 Homecoming King and Homecoming Queen.
The winners will be chosen after interviews and a campus-wide election held the week prior to Homecoming. Missouri S&T’s Homecoming will be held Oct. 4-5.
The queen and king, as well as runners-up, will be announced during halftime ceremonies of the Missouri S&T Homecoming football game. The game, which features Missouri S&T taking on Quincy University, starts at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at Allgood-Bailey Stadium in Rolla.
The queen candidates are:
— Hannah Cooper, a junior in chemical engineering from St. Peters, Missouri, representing Pi Kappa Alpha
— Miriam Garcia, a junior in engineering management from Pevely, Missouri, representing Chi Omega
— Gabriel Hulliung, a junior in chemistry from Mascoutah, Illinois, representing the Residence Hall Association.
The king candidates are:
— Alec Miller, a junior in information science and technology from O’Fallon, Missouri, representing Pi Kappa Alpha
— Jamon Peatross, a sophomore in mechanical engineering from O’Fallon, Illinois, representing Chi Omega.