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UHV to crown Homecoming king and queen on Saturday

The 2018 University of Houston-Victoria Homecoming Court poses Monday at Jaguar Hall Commons. Pictured are Alec Thompson, left, Olajumoke Awe, Genesis Corona, Faizon Matthews, Lashanta Green, Jacklyn Medina, Victor Nenque and Jesse Gonzales. The Homecoming king and queen will be announced Saturday between games of a UHV baseball doubleheader against Huston-Tillotson at Riverside Stadium. The first game starts at noon. Also on Saturday, UHV will hold a 5K Jog for jaX, and the Riverside Food Truck Festival will take place. Other Homecoming events taking place this week through Saturday include an alumni banquet, talent show, powderpuff game and carnival. For a full list of events, visit www.uhv.edu/homecoming.

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region, offers courses leading to more than 65 bachelor’s and master’s degree programs and concentrations in the schools of Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education & Human Development, and Nursing. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus as well as teaching sites in Fort Bend and Harris counties, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. Since its founding in 1973, UHV has provided students with a quality university education from excellent faculty at an affordable price.