Homecoming Week begins
Left to right: Prince Blaiz Wright, Princess Brookelyn Daniels, King Baylor Bean, Queen Brynlee Bastian, Duke Ryan Hubbard, Duchess Preslie Bennett
As the time approaches for all Dragons to return home to their den, Homecoming Week is in full swing. Students at MHS have a full slate of activities and events planned for the week, highlighted by a full week of sports, a bonfire, Friday’s parade, and the football game against West Jefferson.
The parade is scheduled to start at 12:00 noon, and follow the usual course through town to the high school. A Booster Tailgate will be held at the end of the parade. The game itself is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. Friday night. Make sure to come out to support your team! The Homecoming Dance will be held from 8:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Royalty for Homecoming week has been elected, and they will be the featured stars at many of this week’s events. But who are your Homecoming Royalty, you ask?
This year’s King and Queen are Baylor Bean and Brynlee Bastian.
Baylor, the son of Von and Debra Bean, is the Student Body Vice President, and active in basketball, track, cross country, and Future Health Professionals (HOSA). He has a CAN certification, and an EMT certification, and is finishing school with an Associate’s degree. He is a Distinguished Dudes winner, and enjoys being outdoors, playing sports with his siblings, skiing, and seeing new places.
Brynlee Bastian is the daughter of Beth and Clint Bastian. She is the Student Body President, and involved in cross country, track, journalism, and BPA. Brynlee is a 1st attendant in Distinguished Young Women, a multi-time state medalist for track and cross country, and also has her CAN certification. She loves to be outside hunting with her brother and dad, and spending time on the boat in Bear Lake. Her favorite things are Tori, being tan, karaoke, shoes!, and being the best sister to her siblings.
This year’s Prince and Princess are Blaiz Wright and Brookelyn Davis.
Blaiz is the son of Eldon and Lisa Wright. He is involved with wrestling and football. He placed fourth in wrestling last year at state.
Brookleyn is the Public Relations Officer on the Student Council, and the recipient of a DYW Scholastic scholarship, as well as the Be Your Best Self scholarship. She loves chocolate, horror movies, sleeping, and crocheting.
The Duke and Duchess are Ryan Hubbard and Preslie Bennett.
Ryan, the son of Brittny and Todd Hubbard, is on Student Council and Seminary Council. He is a State Baseball Champion, and on the foorball and basketball teams as well. He enjoys hunting, and he loves school so that he can socialize with his peers.
Preslie, daughter of Haylee and Hadley Bennett, is very much involved in rodeo, including a trip to National High School Finals. She is also attending Cosmetology School.