Huntington University crowns 2008 Homecoming court

Huntington, Ind.—The Huntington University student body crowned its Homecoming king and queen Friday evening during a ceremony in the Huntington Union Building. Senior Patrick Harding, a music business major from Avilla, Ind., was named king while senior Megan Kiehl, an elementary education major from Van Wert, Ohio, was crowned queen.

Joshua Cauhorn and Megan Kiehl, senior attendants
Senior attendants of the Homecoming court included Kathryn Crandall, an exercise science major from Anderson, Ind.; Alexandra Meriwether, a youth ministries major from Paulding, Ohio; Katherine Mitchel, a social work major from Decatur, Ind.; Ryan Bonner, a business management major from Liberty Center, Ohio; Joshua Cauhorn, an English education major from Avilla, Ind.; Matthew Schownir, a history major from Huntington, Ind.; and Adam Widener, a broadcasting major from New Whiteland, Ind. The senior men had an additional attendant because of a tie vote.

Patrick Harding and Kathryn Crandall, senior attendants
Representing the freshman class were court attendants Brita Kuiper, a nursing major from Lansing, Mich., and Daniel Evans, a film studies major from Santa Clarita, Calif. The sophomore class nominated Carita Landes, a graphic design major from Sheridan, Ind., and Peter Molinero, a digital media arts major from Potsdam, N.Y., as their representatives. Rounding out the homecoming court were juniors Andrea Cox, a missions major from Fort Wayne, Ind., and David Solloway, a Bible and religion major from South Bend, Ind.

Daniel Schroeder, a stand-in for Ryan Bonner, and a stand-in for Alexandra Meriwether serve as senior attendants.

(left to right) Matthew Schownir, Katherine Mitchel and Adam Widener, senior attendants

David Solloway and Andrea Cox, junior attendants

Peter Molinero and Carita Landes, sophomore attendants

Daniel Evans and Brita Kuiper, freshman attendants

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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. 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).  


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