Oct. 14, 2010
Homecoming competition winners named
As part of the University of Iowa's Homecoming Week Sept. 25 to Oct. 2, several UI students and organizations won several competitions designed to get everyone in a "Hawkeye State of Mind."
The competitions ranged from the traditional Homecoming king and queen selections to an overall competition where fraternities, sororities and student organizations earned points for the number of members participating in homecoming week activities.
John Rigby and Erica Hayes, both seniors from Marion, Iowa were named king and queen in a ceremony following the annual Homecoming Parade on Oct. 1.
Seniors in the Homecoming court included Lindsey Mikkelsen of Omaha, Neb.; Mark Rigby of Marion; Lisa Gudenkauf of Cedar Rapids; Zane Umsted of West Bend; Lisa Gillette of Ottawa, Ill.; Greg Pelc of Oelwein; Katie McDonnell of Davenport; Thomas Speake of Hampton; Kolie Eko of Coralville and Dave DeMik of Tinley Park, Ill.
Overall winners in Homecoming participation competition among fraternities and sororities were:
Winners of the Homecoming participation competition among student organizations were:
Winners of Iowa Shout held on Thursday, Sept. 29 were:
Parade winners in four categories included:
STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Services, 300 Plaza Centre One, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500
MEDIA CONTACTS: Andy Rausch, director, Homecoming Council, 319-335-3059; George McCrory, University News Services 319-384-0012, firstname.lastname@example.org