By Mila Besich Lira
There is no doubt about it but Superior has some super kids, and this year the Student Council at Superior High School has planned out a great homecoming week for the students and the community. One of the traditions of the homecoming traditions is the crowning of the King and Queen during half time of the Homecoming football game. Candidates for the King and Queen Royalty are: Amber Hernandez, Maria Barreras, Ariel Alonzo, Adrian Johnson, Christopher Villaverde and Caesar Villalobos. These candidates will be selected via a vote of the student body at SHS.
The candidates are all Seniors at SHS.
Queen Candidates are:
Amber Hernadez is the daughter of Shawn Ortega, her guardians are Jessica and Manuel Castillo. Amber is an all around athlete at SHS. After High School she plans to become a fire fighter.
Maria Barreras is the daughter of Susie Contreras and David Barreras. Maria is also involved with her class and school activities. After high school she would like to pursue a career in the medical field.
Ariel Alonzo is the daughter of Michael and Virginia Contreras. She is involved with many school organizations and is a leader on and off the athletic fields.
King Candidates are:
Adrian Johnson is the son of Adrian and Candi Contreras. During his years at SHS he has been involved in many athletics and Career Technical Programs. Adrian plans on attending Universal Technical Institute after high school. He plans on becoming a diesel mechanic.
Christopher Villaverde is the son of Tabitha and Chris Villaverde. Chris has been an active member in many school organizations including Student Council and Career Technical programs. After high school Christopher plans on completing his Associates Degree in Electrical Instrumentation.
Caesar Villalobos is the son of Valerie Serrano and Robert Villalobos. Caesar has been a skilled athlete during his career at SHS and has also been involved in the Career Technical Educational programs at the high school. Following high school Caesar plans on training to become a mechanic.
The public is invited to attend the homecoming activities throughout the week. The homecoming parade is scheduled for 4 p.m. on Main St. Following the parade there will be a tail gate party starting at 5 p.m. on the south patio of the Junior Senior high school. The football game kick off is at 7 p.m. The Superior Panthers will play the Fort Thomas Apaches for their final game of the season.