Concord University Homecoming Royalty Crowned In Halftime Ceremony

For Immediate Release: 
Oct 14 2017

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

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CONCORD UNIVERSITY HOMECOMING ROYALTY

CROWNED IN HALFTIME CEREMONY

 

ATHENS, W.Va. – Alumni, students, fans and other friends gathered on “The Campus Beautiful” in Athens for a day of football and pre-game festivities for Concord University’s 2017 Homecoming celebration today (Saturday, Oct. 14).

 

Activities included the Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, a brunch at University Point, teas and other gatherings for sororities and fraternities, and affinity tents and tailgates in the stadium parking lot offering alumni a place to reconnect with former classmates.

 

Concord University’s 2017 Homecoming Royalty, crowned in a halftime coronation at Callaghan Stadium, are Haruka Ishikawa from Kiyose-shu, Tokyo, Japan, representing the International Students Club and Osisioma Okorigbo from Abuja, Nigeria, representing Phi Delta Pi.

 

First runners-up are Sally Jo Dickerson from Danese, WV, representing Delta Zeta and Brooke Cline from Princeton, WV, representing Sigma Sigma Sigma. Second runners-up are Kayci Wine from Copen, WV, representing Nu Zeta Chi and Joshua Wayne Amos from Lewisburg, WV, representing Chi Omega Psi.

 

Other candidates competing for the 2017 crowns were Sam Stockton from Charleston, WV, representing Phi Sigma Phi and Parker Unroe from Beckley, WV, representing Sigma Tau Gamma; Cameron McNeely from Scarbro, WV, representing Alpha Sigma Tau and James Frye from Strasburg, VA, representing the Geology Club; and Kaylee Taylor from Christiansburg, VA, representing Alpha Sigma Alpha and Bradley Flinchum from Lashmeet, WV, representing Tau Kappa Epsilon.

 

Photo attached below

 

Concord University’s 2017 Homecoming Royalty are Haruka Ishikawa representing the International Students Club, third from left, and Osisioma Okorigbo representing Phi Delta Pi, second from left. They are joined by

Concord University’s 2016 Homecoming Royalty Catherina Santos, left, and Levi Osawe, right.

 

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