The 2017 University of Houston-Victoria Homecoming king and queen finalists pose for a group photo Monday as the sun sets over Pyramid Row. Pictured on the bottom row are Joel Leon, left, Christina Chavarria, Diane Cabrera, Ke’Andre Green and Ashanti Wardlow. On the top row are Kyle Davison-Gordon, left, Janitha Jendrzey, Amy Vacek and Christopher McDonald. Blue McCreary is not pictured. The king and queen will be announced Saturday between games of a UHV baseball doubleheader against Texas College at Riverside Stadium. The first game starts at 12:30 p.m. Also Saturday, UHV student organizations will hold a carnival from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Well Reds, an alternative pop rock quartet, will perform.
The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region, offers courses leading to 70 bachelor’s and master’s degree programs and concentrations in the schools of Arts & Sciences; Business Administration; and Education, Health Professions & Human Development. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus, as well as a teaching site in Katy, 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.