Troy High School Homecoming Set for Friday, September 21st
The Troy High School Homecoming week is based on the theme “Deflate the Patriots,” referencing the Christian Preparatory Patriots from Lenexa, KS, the team the Trojans will be hosting on Friday night.
The candidates are Skylee Myers, Brynna Pierce, Lizzie Schultz, Amanda Stock, Gus Collins, Reid Jasper, Marcus Martinez, and Brayden Wiedmer. The crowning will be at 6:30 p.m., before the Friday night game, September 21, against Christ Prep.
Spirit Days at Troy High School will include: Meme Monday, Teacher Tuesday, Decade Wednesday, Beach Thursday, and Blue & White Friday. Other activities include a bonfire Monday night (8:45pm) at the 4H, the annual Powder Puff football game Wednesday at 6:00pm at the high school field with white washing activities after, and Movie Night Thursday night for students in grades 9-12 at the football field (Friday Night Lights will be showing, and the Booster Club will be serving hot dogs, popcorn, and water). To end the Spirit Week activities, the pep rally will begin at 2:45pm Friday. The rally will feature a candidates’ activity, cheers, and the pep band, all following a parade to Main Street from the school. The public is encouraged to attend.
The excitement comes to an end that evening with the crowning of the queen and king and the game itself, followed by the annual dance at the high school.
Skylee Myers is the daughter of Rena and Doug Dishon. She has participated in volleyball, cheer, dance, and softball. Her post-secondary plans include Colorado Northwestern Community College and flight attendant school.
Brynna Pierce is the daughter of Shane Pierce and Dianna Lynn Pierce. She has been involved in cheer, dance, and volleyball. Her post-secondary plans include majoring in animal science at Kansas State University.
Lizzie Schultz is the daughter of Keith and Betsy Hinds. She has been involved in volleyball, cheer, dance, basketball, softball, peer mentor, drama, and band. Her post-secondary plans include attending Kansas University to major in human development on her path to becoming an OB/GYN.
Amanda Stock is the daughter of Donald and Angela Stock. She has participated in dance, volleyball, basketball, track, FFA, Student Council, and T-Club. Her post-secondary plans include majoring in animal science with an emphasis in pharmaceuticals.
Gus Collins is the son of Mike and Kayla Collins. He has participated in football, basketball, baseball, and FFA. His post-secondary plans include working at Votruba Archery as an operation and land manager.
Reid Jasper is the son of Michelle and Steve Bowe and Kelly Jasper. He has been involved in cross country, basketball, football, FFA, T-Club, and National Honors Society. His post-secondary plans include majoring in exercise science or business.
Marcus Martinez is the son of Becky and Leon Martinez. He has participated in football, basketball, power lifting, baseball, track, FFA, Student Council, and T-Club. His post-secondary plans include joining an apprenticeship program.
Brayden Wiedmer is the son of Erica Thomas and Bryson Wiedmer. He has participated in baseball, football, and FFA. His post-secondary plans include joining the Marines.