Posted Date: 09/07/2022
North Lamar announced their homecoming nominees Monday, August 22.
Homecoming King Nominees (Left to Right):
Dylan Melvin. Dylan is the son of Diana McGregor and Dirk Melvin. He is involved in One Act Play as well as in the North Lamar High School Band. He is the band's drum major and performed in the State Champion One Act Play: Moon Over Buffalo. He plans to go into music education after high school.
Tyler Nutt.Tyler is the son of Brad and Georgina Nutt. He is the grandson of Ronnie and Raylene Nutt, as well as Billy Ray and Neva Oats. He is a member of the North Lamar Panther Band and won 4th place in State Marching Band Competition. Tyler plans to attend college atTexas A&M University where he will pursue a career in engineering.
Ayden Exum. Ayden is the son of Bo and Elizabeth Exum. He is the grandson of Tommy and Jo Lynn Exum and Jack and Shirley Elliot. Ayden is a member of FCA and Beta. He plays for the North Lamar football and soccer team, as well as participates in track. He has been awarded MVP in track, District Utility plater of the year for football, football All District wide- receiver, and was named football offensive player of the year. After graduation, Ayden hopes to continue his football career and play at a collegiate level, while obtaining a degree in business.
Jackson Brasseux. Jackson is the son of Eric & Erica Brasseux. He is the grandson of Mark and Renee Terry. He is active in North Lamar baseball, basketball and FCA. Jackson has received the honor of being named Red River Valley pitcher of the year, as well as district offensive player of the year. After graduation, he plans to attend Texas A&M where he will play baseball.
Matthew Sandlin. Matthew is the son of Benny and Tawana Sandlin. He is an avid sportsman and athlete. He is involved in baseball, football and golf. His plans are to pursue a business degree with dreams of owning his own construction business.
Homecoming Queen Nominees (Left to Right):
Stevy Hoskins. Stevy is the daughter of Jack & Tracy Hoskins. She is the granddaughter of Jack & Laura Hoskins, and Philip & Michelle Taylor. She is involved in theatre and performed in the State Champion One Act Play: Moon Over Buffalo. She plans to go to University of Texas and pursue a degree in mathematics, as well as meet as many new people as possible.
Becca Dueck.Becca is the daughter of Norma Dueck. She is a member of HOSA, National Honor Society and the award-winning North Lamar Panther Band, where she serves as drumline captain. She has been awarded the Rotary Youth Leadership Award and will graduate as a Texas Scholar. After high school, Becca plans to attend Tyler Junior College, then transfer to UT-Tyler in hopes of becoming a pharmacist. or dermatologist.
Dani Blount. Dani is the daughter of Daniel and Julie Blount. She is the granddaughter of Dan and Pam Blount, Jan and Ed Butterfield. She is a Varsity Cheerleader and has been involved with cheer throughout her 4 years of high school. She has played basketball for 3 years. She is a member of HOSA, Beta Club, and National Honor Society, as well as a Texas Scholar. After graduating, Dani plans to attend The University of Arkansas to pursue a Masters degree of science in speech language-pathology.
Maddie Walters. Maddie is the daughter of Ronny and Alexandria Walters Jr. She is the granddaughter of Danny and Patricia Mason and Ronny and Jannie Walters. Maddie has been involved in Beta Club, HOSA, National Honor Society, FCA, Panther Pack, and is the Vice President of Student Council. She plays basketball and was named Red River Defensive Player of the Year, All District Defensive MVP for 3 years, Team All Around MVP for 2 years, Team Defensive MVP and has made the First Team All District for the past 3 years. Maddie competed in track and was a regional finalist for long and triple jump for 2 years and Team All Around MVP for 3 years. She also plays for NLHS Soccer, where she was named the Offensive Team MVP and made Second Team All District, When Maddie graduates from NL, she plans on attending a college in which she can further her education in the dental field.
Cydnie Malone. Cydnie is the daughter of Chris and Ashley Conklin and Billy and Courtney Malone. She is a member of NLHS Beta Club, National Honor Society, FCA, Student Council, Panther Pack and has been a Varsity Basketball player for 4 years. Cydnie is FCA President and has made 2nd team All District in basketball for 2 years, she also made 1st team all district in basketball for 1 year. She has been named Red River Valley Athlete of the Week for all 3 years of her high school career. After graduation from North Lamar, Cydnie plans to pursue a business and marketing degree before establishing a career in real estate.