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Homecoming Court Voting

Voting for OHIO's 2018 Homecoming King and Queen begins at 8 a.m. on Oct. 11 and closes at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 19. All Ohio University students are eligible to cast votes for Homecoming King and Queen, but each student may only vote once. 

After soliciting nominations and applications and interviewing candidates, ten OHIO seniors were selected to serve on this year's Homecoming Court and will represent OHIO's class of 2019 during this year's Homecoming festivities.

Homecoming King and Queen will be announced during the Homecoming football game on Saturday, Oct. 20.

You can vote for Homecoming King and Queen here!

The members of the 2018 Homecoming Court and candidates for Homecoming King and Queen are: 

 

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Natalie Butko

Major: Journalism - Strategic Communication

College: Scripps College of Communication

Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Fun fact: I am the mascot, Kenny Kangaroo, for Kennywood Amusement Park in Pittsburgh!

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: Being part of a community that shares the same passion as me to “Stand Up and Cheer” for all things OHIO. 

 

 

 

 

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Ryan Capal

Major: Communication Studies

College: Scripps College of Communication

Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio

Fun fact: I went viral on Twitter over a “Teen Mom” tweet.

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: The school pride in each student and knowing that wherever we go, we know we have a Bobcat family and home to come back to.

 

 

 

 

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 Collin Gardner

Major: High School Language Arts Education

College: Patton College of Education

Hometown: Upper Sandusky, Ohio

Fun fact: I once had a conversation with Francisco Lindor after an Indians game on the sidewalk. Roll Tribe!

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: Athens is hOUme!

 

 

 

 

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Keith B. Key

Major: Management and Strategic Leadership

College: College of Business

Hometown: Columbus, Ohio

Fun fact: I grew 6 inches in just one year when I was in 8th grade.

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: The friendliness from one Bobcat to another and the school pride is unmatched.

 

 

 

 

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Tracy Kondrit

 

Major: Middle Childhood Education

College: Patton College of Education

Hometown: Cheswick, Pennsylvania

Fun fact: I studied abroad in Finland while at OHIO and can even speak a little bit of Finnish.

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: I love the people. Everyone here has a unique story and passion, and I feel like I learn something new from each person I meet. And the alumni are the best—you’ll never meet a more supportive community.

 

 

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Chais Michael

Major: Child and Family Studies

College: College of Health Sciences and Professions

Hometown: Syracuse, Ohio

Fun fact: I am named after a character from a Batman movie I have never seen.

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: My favorite thing about being a Bobcat is the sense of being surrounded by a supportive community. Everyone here at OHIO is rooting for your success, and it’s that sense of support that makes our campus atmosphere unique. 

 

 

 

 

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Walter S. Milhoan

Major: Psychology and Political Science

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Hometown: Chillicothe, Ohio

Fun fact: The only time I have ever been in a plane, I flew it.

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: My favorite thing about being a Bobcat is the opportunity to meet and interact with all of the people in the OHIO and Athens communities and to have the opportunity to learn from all of them.

 

 

 

 

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Jasmyn Pearl

Major: Family and Consumer Sciences: Community Leadership and Development

College: Patton College of Education

Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio

Fun fact: I am a first-generation student, by my mom and I both graduate with our bachelor’s degrees in May.

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: My favorite thing about being a Bobcat is belonging to a community of progressive thinkers who are working toward a better future.

 

 

 

 

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Brad Schweikert

Major: Marketing

College: College of Business

Hometown: Hendersonville, North Carolina

Fun fact: I spent a semester in Salzburg, Austria, and speak German.

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: The family I’ve come to know in PIKE, Cutler Scholars, Schey Sales Centre, COB Honors and everyone on these bricks.

 

 

 

 

Niaree Williams

Niaree Williams

Major: Social Work

College: College of Health Sciences and Professions

Hometown: Broadview Heights, Ohio

Fun fact: I absolutely love working with children! One day I hope to own my own daycare.

Favorite thing about being a Bobcat: My favorite thing about being a Bobcat would be meeting Bobcats from all over the world. I have made so many connections and great memories with the Athens and OU community. I have met some of my lifelong friends by being a Bobcat.

 

 

 

 

Cast your votes here!