Huntington University crowns 2013 Homecoming court

Essie Kaufman and Justin Pope Essie_Kaufman_James_Pope
Jordan VanEngen and Kyle GeissJordan_VanEngen_Kyle_Geiss
Molly Gropp and Nate Sullivan Molly_Gropp_Nate_Sullivan
Breanna Amico and Ashish Dhingra Breanna_Amico_Ashish_Dhingra
Elizabeth Ellis and Justin White Elizabeth_Ellis_Justin_White
Olivia Knispel and Edwin Chow Olivia_Knispel_Edwin_Chow

HUNTINGTON, Ind.— The Huntington University student body announced its 2013 Homecoming court over the weekend. Seniors Nate Sullivan of Hermitage, Pa., and Essie Kaufman of Grabill, Ind., were crowned king and queen during an evening ceremony on Oct 4. Homecoming & Family Weekend was Oct. 4-5.

The senior attendants were Kyle Geiss of Granville, Ohio; Wes Johnson of Danville, Ind.; James Pope of San Diego, Calif.; Jordan VanEngen of Byron Center, Mich.; Kelsey Merrick of Elgin, Ill.; and Molly Gropp of Orland, Ind.

The junior attendants were Ashish Dhingra of Haryana, India, and Breanna Amico of Indianapolis.

The sophomore attendants were Justin White of Clymer, N.Y., and Elizabeth Ellis of Spring Arbor, Mich.

The freshmen attendants were Edwin Chow of Campbell, Calif., and Olivia Knispel of Churubusco, Ind.

Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).


Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director