Vote Now for Homecoming Queen and King


LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 26, 2009) – Voting opened today at noon for the 2009 Homecoming King and Queen.

Students should visit to see the bios of the candidates and cast their votes.

Homecoming Queen candidates are:

·         Katie Wilkerson, representing Kappa Alpha Theta, a senior from Henderson; she is majoring in public service and leadership.

·         Autumn Abraham, nominated by Pi Beta Phi, a senior from Florence; she is majoring in human nutrition.

·         Dana Deptola, representing Alpha Omicron Pi, a senior from Crestwood; she is majoring in marketing and finance.

·         Ashley Jackson, nominated by the Black Student Union, a junior from Louisville; she is studying broadcast journalism.

·         Barb Jackson, nominated by Chi Omega, a senior from Westmont, Ill.; she is studying special education.

Homecoming King candidates are:

·         Shaun Denny, representing the Student Development Council, a senior from Somerset; he is studying accounting.

·         Justin Linne, nominated by Phi Sigma Kappa, a senior from Grosse Point, Mich.; he is majoring in integrated strategic communications.

·         Ben Duncan, nominated by Delta Tau Delta, a senior from Columbus, Ohio; he is majoring in political science.

·         Dwight "DJ" Lacy, representing the Black Student Union, a senior from Louisville; he is studying agricultural communications and broadcast journalism.

·         Calvin Riney, nominated by Kappa Kappa Gamma, a junior from Owensboro; he is majoring in accounting and finance.

Voting concludes at noon Friday, Oct. 30. The king and queen will be crowned at halftime of the Homecoming football game Saturday, Oct. 31.

For a complete listing of Homecoming events, visit