Hackett High School held its 2013-14 Basketball Homecoming Ceremony on Monday, January 13th, as the Hackett junior high hornets hosted Johnson County Westside. The ceremony included an introduction of the homecoming royalty, their escorts, and the attendants. Following the introductions of the homecoming royalty, the junior high and senior high queens were crowned. Madison Byrd was crowned the junior high basketball homecoming queen, while Nicki Lasiter was crowned as the senior high basketball homecoming queen. April Spence, Hackett High School teacher, emceed the ceremony. The Hackett High School cheerleaders decorated for the event and participated in the ceremony, led by their sponsor, Tracy Cooper. The following list details the entire homecoming royalty, their escorts, and the attendants:
Royalty and Escorts:
7th Grade Maid: Miss Taylor Burrows. She is escorted by her father Marc Burrows and Hunter Post, son of Robert and Dianne Post, and Aaron Silva, son of Joe and Michelle Silva. Taylor is the daughter of Kandee Burrows and Marc Burrows and granddaughter of MaryAnn Fortner, Mike Burrows, Bonnie Cravey and Rick Cravey. Hobbies and activities include playing basketball and tennis.
7th Grade Maid: Miss Cierra Jeremiah. She is escorted by her father DJ Jeremiah and grandfather Dale Johnson and Trevor Gates, son of Tommy and Nikki Gates, and Traiden Hall, son of Candie Hall and Ralph Hall. Cierra is the daughter of DJ Jeremiah and Carey Jeremiah and granddaughter of Dale Johnson and Kathy Johnson. Hobbies and activities include playing basketball and attending church.
8th Grade Maid: Miss Madison Bailey. She is escorted by her father James Bailey and Tyler Edwards, son of Carla and Jonathan Mathis, and Beau Nelson, son of Ricky and Julie Nelson. Madison is the daughter of Tura and James Bailey and granddaughter of Lenare and Shirley Hanry and Bernadette Bailey. Hobbies and activities include playing basketball and softball.
8th Grade Maid: Miss Haley Davis. She is escorted by her father Sonny Davis and Tanner Hamilton, son of Missy and Marty Hamilton, and Malachi Crone, son of Brandi and Draper Crone. Haley is the daughter of Sonny and Christy Davis and granddaughter of Barbara and J.V. Shaw and Dianna and Butch Prater. Hobbies and activities include attending church and cheering.
9th Grade Maid: Miss Sydney Bobbitt. She is escorted by her uncle Greg Martin and Matthew Anderson, son of Nancy Anderson and Zen Valencia, son of John and Natalie Valencia. Sydney is the daughter of Cathey and Rick Alexander and granddaughter of Teri Roth and Brant Bobbitt and great granddaughter of Margie Peerson. Hobbies and activities include playing basketball and spending time with friends.
9th Grade Maid: Miss Madison Byrd. She is escorted by her father Wesley Byrd and Blaine McFarland, son of Jennifer McFarland and Curtis McFarland, and Ely Stormes, son of Ty and Holley Stormes. Madison is the daughter of Wesley and April Byrd and granddaughter of Bobbi and Randy Gann, Bobby Byrd and Robin and Roger Richey. Hobbies and activities include Attending church and spending time with family.
10th Grade Maid: Miss Brittany Post. She is escorted by her father Robert Post and Jantzen Terrell, son of Jackie and Stephanie Terrell, and. Brittany is the daughter of Robert and Dianne Post and granddaughter of Gorge and LeaAnna Post and Benny and Marta Henry. Hobbies and activities include riding her horse and playing basketball.
10th Grade Maid: Miss Briannah Steeful. She is escorted by her brothers Brooks Norris and Brevan Steeful, and Colby Hall, son of Gary and Susie Hall, and Noah Fisher, son of Melissa and Kenneth Fisher. Briannah is the daughter of Brian and Kim Steeful and granddaughter of Ken Steeful and Cheryl Ingrasha. Hobbies and activities include cheerleading.
11th Grade Maid: Miss Nikita Love Forbus. She is escorted by her father Larry Forbus and Jake Walker, son of Sandy Walker and Keith and Tonya Walker, and Tanner Womack, son of Don and Andrea Womack. Nikita is the daughter of Larry and Brenna Forbus. She is a band member and participates in upward bound.
11th Grade Maid: Miss Emily Nicole Goforth. She is escorted by her father Mark Goforth and Kody Taylor, son of Keith and Jodi Taylor, and Colton Byers, son of Brian and Caren Byers. Emily is the daughter of Mark and Paula Goforth and granddaughter of Freda Dunn and J.W. Dunn. She is a member of the Hackett High School marching band and bowling team.
12th Grade Maid: Miss Nicki Lasiter. She is escorted by her father Don Lasiter and Gage Cantrell, son of William Cantrell and Bridget Hasley, and Buddy Nichols, son of Terrell Nichols Jr and Traci Nichols. Nicki is the daughter of Don Lasiter and Lanetta Lasiter and granddaughter of David Lasiter and Sarah Yates. Hobbies and activities include shopping and working on yearbook.
12th Grade Maid: Miss Haley Marie Stringer. She is escorted by her father Chris Stringer and Zach Ray, son of Eddie and Sherrie Ray, and Jestin Morse, son of Shay Morse and Natalie Valencia. Haley is the daughter of Chris and Cristal Stringer and granddaughter of Jessie and Nancy Stringer and Jim and Debbie Welch. Hobbies and activities include attending church and playing softball.
Ashton Marie Sabatucci is the daughter of Aaron Sabatucci and grandson of Rick and Alta Sabatucci. Ashton is in Mrs. Stiles’s class. Hobbies and Activities include spending time with her cousins Caitlin, Colby and Cameran and listening to music.
Jo Jo Cass is the daughter of Jessica and Michael Darty and granddaughter of Darren and Linda Magness, Pepaw and Nanny Ashley Cass, and Cindy and Joel Darty. Jo Jo is in Mrs. Rush’s class. Hobbies and Activities include watching cartoons with big brother Khanen and playing football and basketball.
Isaac Blansett is the son of Michael Blansett and Laura Blansett and grandson of Joe and Cheryl Young and Tomey and Carla Turpin. Isaac is in Mrs. Rush’s class. Hobbies and Activities include playing games and reading.
Jacob Allen Boyster is the son of Gary Boyster and grandson of Dianna Boyster and Billy Boyster. Jacob is in Mrs. Stile’s class. Hobbies and Activities include riding his bicycle and helping daddy and papa work on their race cars.
James Randolph Jr is the son of Amber Neal and James Randolph and grandson of Gene Neal and Debbie Pryne. James is in Mrs. Stile’s class. Hobbies and Activities include playing football and playing super heroes.
Senior High Attendants
Rachel Adriaunna Silva is the daughter of Michelle and Joe Silva and granddaughter of Ronnie and Janette McBride and Mossy and Marie Silva. Rachel is in Mrs. Foot’s class. Hobbies and Activities include play dress up and go to church.
Abbigail Rose Wooten is the daughter of Doug Wooten and Rachel Wooten and granddaughter of Cindy Holley, Mike Willett, Tom Wooten, and Judy Wooten. Abbigail is in Mrs. Foot’s class. Hobbies and Activities include go to her nanny’s house and playing with her brother Ethan
Nicholas Andrew Joseph DuBois is the son of Theresa Dubois and grandson of Susan and Bill DuBois. Nicholas is in Mrs. Foot’s class. Hobbies and Activities include play Wii and outside
Jessie Mendenhall is the daughter of Kevin Mendenhall and April Spence and granddaughter of Sherrie and Gary Infalt and Doris Mendenhall and the late Ray Mendenhall. Jessie is in Mrs. Foot’s class. Hobbies and Activities include gymnastics and basketball
Kamryn Infalt is the daughter of Shane and Lindsey Infalt and granddaughter of Sherrie & Gary Infalt, Ron & Tina Parsons and Sabra Parsons. Kamryn is in Mrs. Foot’s class. Hobbies and Activities include gymnastics and basketball