University of Mount Olive Students Named to 2017 Homecoming Court
MOUNT OLIVE – Fourteen students have been named to the 2017 Homecoming Court at the University of Mount Olive (UMO). Crowning of the king and queen will take place during halftime of the men’s basketball game against at 7:30 PM on Saturday, November 18, in Kornegay Arena.
The freshman class representatives are Quentin Stimpson, a criminal justice major from Greensboro, NC and Jaelyn Brown, a sports business management major from Colorado Springs, CO.
Representing the sophomore class are Kamber Skeen, a recreational therapy major from Lexington, NC and Jesiah Orr a business management major from Langley, BC in Canada.
The junior candidates are: Joshua Jennings, an agricultural business major from Hertford, NC; Austin Peper, an agricultural business major from Aurora, CO; Marion Smith, Jr., an agricultural education major from Salisbury, NC; Holly Sutton, an agricultural education major from Trenton, NC; Shona Blades, a physical education major and biology minor from Ardrossan, Scotland, and Gayla Olvera, a psychology major and healthcare management minor from Lucama, NC.
The senior representatives are Paul Young, Jr. an agricultural education major from Bolton, NC; Janeice Leonard, an agricultural education and agricultural production systems major from Lexington, NC; Alex Webb, a management of information systems major from Warsaw, NC; Britni Johnson, a recreational therapy major from Durham, NC; Drake Shaw, a business management major from Goldsboro, NC; and Mutsa Tsveta, a biology major from Harare, Zimbabwe.
The University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The University, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, Research Triangle Park, Washington, Jacksonville, and in Smithfield at Johnston Community College. For more information, visit www.umo.edu.
Pictured (L-R) Back Row: Quentin Stimpson, Drake Shaw, Paul Young, Jr., Marion Smith, Jr., Jesiah Orr, Austin Peper, Alex Webb, and Josh Jennings. Front Row: Shona Blades, Holly Sutton, Jaelyn Brown, Kamber Skeen, Britni Johnson, Mutsa Tsveta, Gayla Olvera, and Janeice Leonard.