Huntington University crowns 2011 Homecoming court


HUNTINGTON, Ind.— The Huntington University student body crowned its Homecoming king and queen during an evening ceremony Oct 7. Senior Alec Rosario, a business management major from Valparaiso, Ind., was named king while senior Alysse Perez, an elementary education major from Holland, Mich., was crowned queen. Homecoming was Oct. 7-8.

Senior attendants of the Homecoming court included Brita Kuiper, a nursing major from Bellevue, Mich., Emily Morris, a youth ministries and missions major from Huntington, Ind., Logan Placencia, an elementary education major from Auburn, Ind., Miles Allen, a film production major from Roscoe, Ill., Sean Cruse, an animation major from Melville, N.Y., and Ryan Schnurr, a broadcasting and film studies major from Fort Wayne, Ind.

Representing the freshman class were court attendants Kelsey Snyder, a broadcasting and history major from Decatur, Ind., and Luke Batdorff, a math major from Bluffton, Ind. The sophomore class nominated Esther Kaufman, a nursing major from Grabill, Ind., and James Pope, a sport and exercise studies major from San Diego, Calif., as their representatives. And rounding out the homecoming court were juniors Tianna Clark, a social work major from Fort Wayne, Ind., and Andrew Malloy, a business management major from New Palestine, Ind.


Homecoming king and queen: Alec Rosario, left, and Alysse Perez/uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/2011-2012/Homecoming_Court/King_Queen.jpg 
Freshmen attendants: Kelsey Snyder, right, and Luke Batdorff  /uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/2011-2012/Homecoming_Court/Freshmen_KelseySnyder_Luke Batdorff.jpg 
Sophomore attendants: Esther Kaufman, right and James Pope/uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/2011-2012/Homecoming_Court/SOPH_EstherKaufman_JamesPope.jpg 
Junior attendants: Tianna Clark, right, and Andrew Malloy/uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/2011-2012/Homecoming_Court/JRS_AndrewMalloy_TiannaClark.jpg 
Senior attendants: Miles Allen, left, and Alysse Perez/uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/2011-2012/Homecoming_Court/MilesAllen_AlyssePerez.jpg 
Senior attendants: Alec Rosario, left, and Emily Morris/uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/2011-2012/Homecoming_Court/AlecRosario_EmilyMorris.jpg 
Senior attendants: Ryan Schnurr, left, and Brita Kuiper/uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/2011-2012/Homecoming_Court/RyanSchnurr_BritaKuiper.jpg 
Senior attendants: Sean Cruse, left, and Logan Placencia/uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/2011-2012/Homecoming_Court/SeanCruse_LoganPlacencia.jpg 
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).


Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director