As always the residence halls, fraternities and sororities had colorful ways of acting out the Homecoming theme at Songfest Friday night. Winners of the 2009 Best Overall category for “Color Your World” were the men of Pi Kappa Alpha and the women of Kappa Delta (here doing a Japanese dance).songfest
Participants’ Choice winners Phi Mu (here at the end of their spectacular number) and Anderson Hall also won for Best Choreography and Most Creative, respectively. The other awards went to Phi Kappa Tau, Most Comical; Sigma Kappa, Best Theme Development; and Alpha Gamma Delta, Most Musical.songfest phi mu
By the way, never say that Songfest emcees Abigail Watkins, left, and Madison Osborne are un-cool.watkins and osborne songfest
At the end of evening, freshmen LeRon Collier of Russellville and Morgan Floyd of Richmond were crowned Homecoming Prince and Princess.homecoming prince and princess
You can see AGD had a rousing circle-up prior to their 10th Anniversary Brunch. After the AGD Gala at Cardome Center Saturday night, coordinator Korey Snodgrass reported: “The ball went over really well. We had many alums there dancing and catching up with other alums. Many of the newer alums were there to catch up with those still in the chapter. We had a great turn out for the entire day.”AGD Cricle up
Also celebrating a big anniversary (100th nationally anyway, 81st on campus) were the Lambda Chi’s, who gathered in full force after their brunch, then later on Saturday night for a gala in Lexington.lamb anniversary
While the brunches were going on, Coach Happy Osborne invited some of his past hardwood stars show his current team a thing or two in the Varsity-Alumni Basketball Game. Here, alum Barry Bowman tries to drive around Vincent Crutcher. The “legends” hung in there for the first half…before the legs gave away.basketball
Unfortunately, soggy fields meant the soccer alumni had to play a 4-on-4 game indoors at the George H.W. Bush Fitness Center; but a sunny Sunday permitted the softball alumni (pictured) to have their game out at the Athletic Complex.soggy soccer
You already know the exciting ending of our football Tigers’ upset victory over Cumberlands on Saturday. But, did you hear that Phi Mu has had a 3-peat with Homecoming queens?!! Here, 2009 queen Ciera Mills is flanked by ’07 queen Calie Goins, left, and ’08 queen Sarah Hopkins.queens
Ciera, a senior Psychology major from Belfry, KY, and PHA senior Sam Chinn, a Philosophy major/Religion minor from Louisville, posed for the official Homecoming King and Queen photograph with President Bill Crouch and his wife, Jan.homecoming king and queen 09