Rend Lake College’s 13th annual Homecoming is scheduled for Thursday, February 12, and students will be casting their ballots to decide who will reign as king and queen.
The events of Homecoming Day include:
**RLC Lady Warriors basketball team taking on Lincoln Trail’s Lady Statesmen at 5:30 p.m.
**Introduction of the candidates for Homecoming King and Queen at approximately 6:45 p.m.
**The Warriors squaring off against the Lincoln Trail Statesmen at 7:30 p.m.
**Homecoming Dance, disc jockey and food from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. in the Jimmy J. Fulks Aquatics Center Lobby
**Coronation of the King and Queen at 9:45 p.m.
Rend Lake College students will be voting for Homecoming royalty from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Tuesday, February 10, and Wednesday, February 11, in the Student Center.
Candidates were nominated by the various athletic, academic and other organizations on campus. Students must be active participants of these organizations in order to become candidates.
The candidates for Homecoming King and Queen and the groups they represent are:
**Adam Nagreski (Benton) and Laura Zettler (Sesser) -- Student Ambassadors
**Sara Rose Pillers (Mt. Vernon) -- RLC Times
**John Major (Mt. Vernon) and Danielle Kaufman (Ina) -- Golf
**Laura Hamilton (Mt. Vernon) -- Tennis
**Shane Garner (Sesser) -- Baseball
**Jordan Crotser (Thompsonville) and Kathleen Boyles (Mt. Vernon) -- RLC Thespians
**Cody Chullen (Benton) and Allison Staley (Mt. Vernon) -- Phi Theta Kappa
**Howard Harper (Sesser) -- Track
**Chuck Still (Benton) -- Men’s Basketball
**Kasey McMurray (Valier) -- Cheerleaders
**Sarah Newbury (Sesser) -- Horticulture and Plant Science Club
**Heather Taylor (Carlyle) -- Women’s Basketball
For more information about Homecoming events, contact Monica Clark at (618) 437-5321, Ext. 1285.