The Friendswood High School Mustangs battled the Hightower High School Hurricanes during their Homecoming game on Friday, Oct. 25 at Henry Winston Stadium. The Mustangs reigned victorious in a 21-2 win.
During halftime, Homecoming candidates were escorted onto the field for the winners to be announced. The Homecoming Queen candidates were Ofelia Asemota, Shannon McGill and Anna McHenry.
Deegan Gause, crown bearer, along with his mother Shannon Anders Gause, FHS 2000 Homecoming Queen, and 2018 Homecoming Queen Sallianne Roher, presented Ofelia Asemota with the crown and a bouquet of roses after she was announced as the winner.
The FHS Football Sweetheart candidates included Isabella Guminey, MacKenzie Muecke and Samantha Page.
Caroline Velek, FHS 2018 Homecoming Sweetheart, presented MacKenzie Muecke with a bouquet of roses after she was announced as the winner.
Trophy and flower bearers included Daniela Kerker, daughter of Juliana Cruz Kerker; Ellie Swaty, daughter of Ashley Boatwright Swaty; Micah Chester, daughter of Rachel Brizendine Chester; Anna Hancock, daughter of Lauren Sone Hancock; and Penny Toler, daughter of Jake Toler. The parents named are all members of the FHS 2000 graduating class which was honored that night.
At the start of halftime, the band played the fight song in honor of the faculty and members of the 2000 class who gathered at the 50-yard line during the Homecoming activities. All FHS homecoming preparations are under the direction of Mark Griffon, principal.