Brandon Johnson and Erica Hector were crowned Mr. and Miss St. Catharine College during halftime of the Patriot mens’ basketball game against Lindsey Wilson College on Saturday.
Hector is a junior from Louisville, Ky. She is a Liberal Arts major who serves as point guard for the women's JV basketball team and plays right field for the softball team. Erica is a huge UK Wildcat fan and she likes to dance and entertain. She loves SCC with all of her heart.
Johnson, a senior from Elizabethtown, Ky., is a double major in Management and Marketing. He is the captain of the mens' varsity basketball team where he serves as a forward. He is also involved in the "Patriot Pal" program which involves reading to kids. After college, he plans to play basketball overseas.
Ashley Cardenas is a junior Criminal Justice major from orange County, Calif. She serves as a pitcher for the softball team. Ashley enjoys hanging out with her friends and family when she is back home. She also enjoys shopping and getting her nails done.
Amanda Chesser is a senior Marketing and Management major from Springfield, Ky. She is Vice President of the Student Government Association and President of the Marketing and Business Club. She is involved with Campus ministry and is on the stage crew for the Drama Club. She is also a part-time library assistant for the campus library. She enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her boyfriend Chris. She also likes to take pictures and scrapbook.
Ciara Gibbs is a sophomore Criminal Justice major from Louisville, Ky. and is a member of the womens' basketball team. She has volunteered at the Boys & Girls Club, the Angle Tree Program and the Susan G. Komen Walk for a Cure. She is a member of the "Ride Wit Me" motorcycle club and enjoys singing, dancing and making people laugh. She also hosts a show on YouTube called "Real Women Know".
Mandy Gray is a junior Elementary Education major from Princeton, Ky. She is a Student Ambassador, member of the volleyball team and a member of the cheerleading squad. She also serves on the SGA and as a Student Orientation staff leader. Outside of SCC, she is a vacation bible school teacher, a Youth incorporated volleyball coach and a member of the St. Catharine Relay for Life team. Mandy enjoys painting, drawing, playing sports and being active. She also loves playing the guitar and spending time with her friends and family.
Megan Metcalf is a junior Early Childhood Education and Sports Leadership major from Bardstown, Ky. She is a Student Ambassador, captain of the womens' varsity soccer team and a member of the cheerleading squad. Her other community involvements include serving as a coach of the Under 17 girls' soccer team. She loves to travel abroad. She loves archery and has shot a Matthew's bow. Megan feels being involved at St. Catharine College has made a huge difference in her life.
Corey Elliott is a sophomore from Somerset, Ky. He is a charter member of the SCC bowling team. He also likes to play basketball and ping pong, as well as spending time with his friends.
Sheldon Lucas is a sophomore Biology major from Ajax, Ontario, Canada. He is a member of the mens' soccer team. Away from SCC, he is a camp counselor and group leader at WHBC. He is also a huge sports fan and video gamer.
Chris Mattingly is a senior Liberal Arts and Psychology major from Loretto, Ky. He serves as the President of the SGA, member of the Drama Club and serves on the St. Catharine College Board of Trustees. He also volunteers at the Sansbury Care Center with the Current Events Group. He also serves as a work study assistant at SCC. His interests include the board game Risk, playing Playstation 3, hiking and hanging out with his friends and his girlfriend, Amanda Chesser.
Steven Osborne is a senior Liberal Arts and Humanities major from Springfield, Ky. He has been a Student Ambassador and is a charter member of the Student Orientation staff. He enjoys outdoor activities such as camping, hiking and rock climbing. He says he needs a campfire in order to breathe. He also loves playing guitar.
Doug Perry is a senior Psychology major from Lebanon, Ky. He serves as the Chair of the Student Government Judiciary Council, is a member of the Drama Club and the Shakespeare Club. He is also an avid reader, video gamer and writer. After college, Doug plans to join the United States Coast Guard.
Mr. & Miss St. Catharine College is an honor bestowed upon two SCC students who are nominated by students, faculty and staff at St. Catharine College, and selected by vote of the student body.