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CSU-Pueblo Crowns Royalty At Halftime of Homecoming Game

Release Date: October 16, 2016

Cora Zaletel

Executive Director, External Affairs

Colorado State University-Pueblo

719.549.2810

Press Release

Timothy Two students were crowned Homecoming King and Queen during the 2016 Homecoming activities at Colorado State University-Pueblo, Oct. 12 to Oct. 16. Timothy "Wayne" Pigott, Aurora, a graduate student (Master of Business Administration) in the Hasan School of Business, and Bailey Bair, Yuma, a senior Health Promotion and Wellness major, accepted crowns and capes during halftime of the ThunderWolves 33-12 victory over Fort Lewis in the Neta and Eddie DeRose ThunderBowl.

The homecoming King and Queen are chosen based off of four factors; academics, interview, campus and community involvement, and student votes.

Bair is president of the Health and Wellness Club, a student organization that educates students about personal health, Director of Student Affairs for Associated Students' Government, a member of the New Student Orientation CORE team, and is the special events chair for the Campus Activities Board. Pigott is a member of the Hasan School of Business Dean's Advisory Council, member of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity, vice president of Golden Key Honor Society, Graduate Student Advisor for Accounting Club, and vice president of Business Minded Individuals.

All candidates were required to attend Homecoming activities, including the Howlin' House Party, pep rally, and bonfire on Friday as well as the student tailgate and game on Saturday. Tom and Vivian Hall, owners of Tom G. Hall Drywall, donated ceremonial robes to the CSU-Pueblo Athletic Department for use in the Homecoming coronation.

Other royalty candidates included:

Queen Candidates

  • Fredlina Atencio, senior, mass communications, Denver, CO
  • Anna Jordan, senior, mathematics, Rye, CO
  • Yamile "Jam" Ingles, senior, nursing, Monument, CO

King Candidates

  • Jeremy Vangelder, senior, Pueblo, CO
  • Anthony Ball, senior, Vista, CA
  • Jordan Moniz, junior, Las Vegas, NV

Homecoming Royalty (left to right): Anthony Ball, Jeremy VanGelder, Jordan Moniz, Timothy

Homecoming Royalty (left to right): Anthony Ball, Jeremy VanGelder, Jordan Moniz, Timothy "Wayne" Pigott, Bailey Bair, Anna Jordan, Fredlina Atencio, and Yamile "Jam" Ingles.

Colorado State University - Pueblo is a regional, comprehensive university emphasizing professional, career-oriented, and applied programs. Displaying excellence in teaching, celebrating diversity, and engaging in service and outreach, CSU-Pueblo is distinguished by access, opportunity, and the overall quality of services provided to its students.

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