Missouri University of Science and Technology crowned the 2016 Homecoming Queen and King at halftime of the Oct. 15 football game between Missouri S&T and Lincoln University.
Abigail Dare, a senior in nuclear engineering from Puxico, Missouri, was named Missouri S&T’s 2016 Homecoming Queen. She was nominated by Pi Kappa Alpha. Scott Schroer, a graduate student in computer science from Iowa City, Iowa, was named Missouri S&T’s 2016 Homecoming King. He was nominated by Pi Kappa Alpha.
Various Missouri S&T student organizations nominated candidates for queen and king. The winners were selected after interviews and a campuswide election that was held the week prior to Homecoming.
First runner-up for 2016 Homecoming Queen was Evan Mateer, a senior in petroleum engineering from Katy, Texas. Mateer was nominated by Chi Omega. Second runner-up was Nicole Cochran, a senior in civil engineering from O’Fallon, Missouri. Cochran was nominated by Lambda Chi Alpha.
First runner-up for 2016 Homecoming King was Alex Mundahl, a graduate student in aerospace engineering from Bloomington, Minnesota. Mundahl was nominated by Chi Omega. Second runner-up was James Liao, a junior in biological sciences from Ballwin, Missouri. Liao was nominated by Residence Hall Association.
Missouri S&T Homecoming activities were held in Rolla Oct. 14-15.