Maddie Anthony and Macguire Rose, two senior students at The Brook Hill School, were crowned as the 2017 Brook Hill Homecoming Queen and King, respectively, during a ceremony held prior to the Brook Hill Guard varsity football team’s Homecoming district contest against the Bishop T.K. Gorman Crusaders Friday, Oct. 13, at Herrington Stadium.
At the ceremony, Anthony and Rose were presented with their royal crowns by the 2016 Brook Hill Homecoming Queen and King, Lauren Eden and Jordan Day.
“We’re honored to have these students representing our senior class and our school,” said Brook Hill, in a release. “These students are prime examples of what we hope our students will become; they work hard, are kind to others, and exemplify Christ-like character.”
Anthony is the daughter of Tim and Heather Anthony. While attending Brook Hill, Anthony has participated in the school’s Student Council and choral program, and has also served as a college ambassador and athletic representative.
Athletically, Anthony has represented the Lady Guard athletic program on the varsity volleyball, cheerleading, softball, and basketball teams.
After graduation, Anthony plans to attend either Oklahoma State university in Stillwater, Okla., the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Ark., or Texas Tech University in Lubbock for nursing school.
Rose is the son of Corey and Tammy Rose. At Brook Hill, Rose has been a member of the school’s choir program, Student council, and Cannon Guard, while also serving as a student representative.
Rose has also participated in a number of athletic programs at Brook Hill, including varsity football, soccer, and tennis.
After graduation, Rose plans to attend college and major in mechanical engineering.
Other senior female students nominated for 2017 Brook Hill Homecoming Queen included Katy Dulany and Meimei Zeng.
Dulany is the daughter of Ken and Lori Dulany. As a student at Brook Hill, Dulany has been involved with the school’s Fine Arts department and Student Council.
She has also competed for the Lady Guard athletic program in the sports of volleyball and basketball.
After graduation, Dulany plans to attend Baylor University in Waco and major in communications.
Zeng is the daughter of Yuan Xin Zeng and Shaoquang Huang. She has represented Brook Hill as a member of the school’s choir and drum line programs.
Zeng is currently undecided on her future plans after graduating from Brook Hill.
Likewise, other senior male students nominated for 2017 Brook Hill Homecoming King included Noah Engelhardt and Campbell Fletcher.
Engelhardt is the son of Craig and Carol Engelhardt. While attending classes at Brook Hill, Engelhardt has participated in the school’s National Honor Society, as well as in the Guard cross country program.
After graduation, Englehardt plans to take a year off and go into Youth With A Mission, and then pursue a career in filmmaking.
Fletcher is the son of Rod and Heather Fletcher. As a Brook Hill student, Fletcher has been involved with Student Council and choir, and has served as an athletic representative and college ambassador.
Athletically, Fletcher has represented the Guard athletic program on the varsity football, basketball, and baseball teams.
After graduation, Fletcher plans to attend Texas A&M University – College Station and major in business.
A total of two students from each of the Brook Hill freshman, sophomore, and junior classes were also chosen by their classmates to fill spots on the 2017 Brook Hill Homecoming Court, serving in the roles of duchesses and dukes.
Students from the Brook Hill freshman class selected as duchess and duke candidates include Izzy Brondreth and Mason Barker.
Brondreth is the daughter of john and Samantha Brondreth. As a Brook Hill student, she has participated in the school’s choral program, as well as on the Cadets drill team and the Lady Guard volleyball, basketball, and softball teams.
Barker is the son of Craig and Cherie Barker. While attending Brook Hill, he has participated in the Guard’s athletic program in the sports of baseball, football, and basketball.
Students from the Brook Hill sophomore class selected as duchess and duke candidates include Kristin Burrow and Cole Fitzgerald.
Burrow is the daughter of Richard and Amy Burrow. During her time at Brook Hill, Burrow has been a member of the Guard yearbook staff, while also participating on the varsity cheerleading squad and the TAPPS State Competition Cheer squad.
Fitzgerald is the son of Patrick and Amy Fitzgerald. As a Brook Hill student, he has been a part of the school’s orchestra and Student Council, while also serving as a student representative.
He has also represented the Guard athletic program through his participation on the Guard baseball and football teams.
Students from the Brook Hill junior class selected as duchess and duke candidates include Bethany Nelson and Pierre Bakouetila.
Nelson is the daughter of Michelle and Scott Nelson. In her first year at Brook Hill, Nelson has been involved on the Lady Guard cheerleading squad.
Bakouetila is the son of Me’dard and Jeanelte-Agathe Bakouetila. While attending Brook Hill, he has participated on the Guard soccer, tennis, and track and field teams.
In the Homecoming football game, the Brook Hill Guard varsity football team was defeated by the Bishop T.K. Gorman Crusaders, 28-3.