Meet the Candidates for Homecoming Court 2018


The 2018 JSU Homecoming Court candidates were announced at the third annual Homecoming Showcase on Aug. 30. A panel of judges selected the following candidates:

Candidates for Homecoming Queen

  • Taylor Ann Beckham, a pre-health biology major from Clifton, Tenn.
  • Brooke Bennefield, a special education major from Rainbow City, Ala. 
  • Jenna Bennett, a finance major from Pelham, Ala.
  • Madison Burrell, a family and consumer science major from Jacksonville, Ala. 
  • Briana Caudle, a psychology and criminal justice major from Huntsville, Ala. 
  • Dayleigh Dorsett, a nursing major from Sardis City, Ala. 
  • Ann-Katherine Dothard, a nursing major from White Plains, Ala. 
  • Ashlee Goff, a psychology and child development major from Dallas, Ga. 
  • Jessica Ray, a biology and exercise science and wellness major from Clay, Ala. 
  • Camden Swatts, a dietetics major from Beauregard, Ala. 

Candidates for Homecoming King

  • Stone Alexander, a pre-health biology major from Centre, Ala. 
  • Eric Cline, a biology major from Jacksonville, Ala.
  • Antonio Dix, a pre-health and emergency management major from Newnan, Ga. 
  • Jack Gehrdes, a political science major from Huntsville, Ala. 
  • Cody Hooks, a secondary education major from Hoover, Ala. 
  • Kuvvat Jorayev, a computer information systems major from Turkmenistan
  • Jakobe Perry, a political science and English major from Birmingham, Ala. 

Campus will have the opportunity to meet the candidates in person at the Meet & Greet on Sept. 10, 5-7 p.m., in the Theron Montgomery Building Auditorium. Voting will take place online on Sept. 25, 12:01 a.m. to 4 p.m., with the big announcement of Homecoming Court at 7 p.m. that same evening in Leone Cole Auditorium. Homecoming will be held on Sept. 29.