Southwest Baptist University students have nominated five seniors as Homecoming Queen candidates. These candidates have been selected by their peers and the winning Queen will be announced at halftime of the homecoming football game Saturday, Oct. 4.
Kayla Bobeen is a senior elementary education major from Troy, Mo. She is the daughter of Tracy and Kay Bobeen. After graduation in December, Kayla plans to pursue a career in teaching.
Kat Graham is a senior physical education major from Carlinville, Ill. She is the daughter of Gary and Jill Graham. Kat is still considering her post-graduation plans.
Corbin Mabe is a senior athletic training major from Lubbock, Texas. She is the daughter of Toni and Cristi Mabe. After graduation, Corbin hopes to travel somewhere she hasn’t been before and work as an athletic trainer. She is also considering pursuing graduate school in nutrition.
Julie McGlaughlin is a senior web systems and design major from East Moline, Ill. She is the daughter of James and Rhonda McGlaughlin. Julie currently serves as the SBU Student Association president and is considering her post-graduation plans.
Madison Wertz is a senior public relations major from Louisburg, Kan. She is the daughter of Todd and Kristin Wertz. After graduation in December, Madison will be getting married and pursuing a job in public relations.
In addition, class princesses have been chosen by their peers for the freshman, sophomore and junior classes.
Stephanie Davis is a freshman elementary education major from Bolivar, Mo. She is the daughter of Steve and Donna Davis.
Sierra Massing is a sophomore public relations and marketing major from Overland Park, Kan. She is the daughter of Ted and Julie Massing.
Grace Hotchkiss is a junior exercise science major from St. Louis, Mo. She is the daughter of Jay and Cheryl Hotchkiss.
For more information about SBU Homecoming, please contact the Office of Alumni Engagement at (417) 328-1806.