Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 10/3/13
Four UofL Student-Athletes were announced as Homecoming Court Candidates today, at an event kicking off the Homecoming festivities. Luke Hancock and Russ Smith from Louisville men’s basketball team were selected, as well as Jake Smith and Sarah Hammond from football and women’s basketball respectively. If any of them were to win the award it would mark the fourth straight year a student –athlete received the honor. Louisville basketball players Kyle Kuric and Peyton Siva won Homecoming King in 2010 and 2011 respectively, and women’s soccer player Angela Uremovich won in 2012. The four were nominated by either an on-campus organization or their dorm, and had to pass a round of interviews. Louisville students now must now face some hard questions while voting on these and the other 16 candidates for Homecoming King and Queen in an online election. Do they want the 2013 Final Four Most Outstanding Player to be their King? What about the man that plays center for Teddy Bridgewater? Does...
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