October 18, 2011
OBU will honor outstanding seniors at the annual Harvest Court ceremony Saturday, Nov. 12, at the 7 p.m. Harvest Festival in Raley Chapel’s Potter auditorium as a part of Oklahoma Baptist University’s Homecoming celebration.
Senior students were nominated by their peers in six different categories: harvest king, harvest queen, best all-around man, best all-around woman, most servant-like man and most servant-like woman. The student body will vote on the finalists, and the winners will be announced during the Harvest Court ceremony.
Harvest Court finalists include:
Harvest King: Sam Breen, a Bible and business administration double major from Sheffield, England; Clay Henderson, a Bible major with history minor from Edmond, Okla.; and Daniel Ray, a biblical languages major with philosophy minor from Chickasha, Okla.
Harvest Queen: Abigail Basler, an exercise science pre-allied health major with natural science minor from Elgin, Okla.; Leslie Fort, a Bible major with minor in teaching English as a Second Language from Houston, Texas; and Beth Stripe, a psychology and education double major from Santa Ana, Calif.
Best All-Around Man: Sam Henderson, a Bible major with business administration minor from Mesquite, Texas; Jake Hooten, a pre-allied health and rehabilitation major with business administration minor from Seminole, Okla.; and Jon Livingston, a worship arts major with graphic design minor from Bixby, Okla.
Best All-Around Woman: Sarah Doretti, an electronic media production major from Santa Ana, Calif.; Mandi Koszalka, a secondary English education major from Independence, Kan.; and Janna Smith, an electronic media production major from Seminole, Okla.
Most Servant-Like Man: Jered Bell, a religion major from Magnolia, Texas; Ben Buchanan, a pre-allied health major with cross-cultural ministry minor from Shawnee, Okla.; and Caio Franca, a biology major from Natal, Brazil.
Most Servant-Like Woman: Katie Denny, a cross-cultural ministry major from Aledo, Texas; JoBeth Hamon, a family and community service major with Bible minor from Prineville, Ore.; and Kristina Smith, a strategic communications major from Petaluma, Calif.