Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2009-11-07
Mary Laura Rogan of Vestavia Hills, Ala., was crowned Samford University’s 2009 Homecoming Queen Saturday, Nov. 7. A senior English major, she is the daughter of Janis and Fred Rogan.
Bee Frederick of Montgomery, Ala., was named Honor Escort. A senior communication studies major, he is the son of Carol and Beebe Frederick.
The queen and honor escort were elected by vote of the Samford student body. They were recognized during halftime of the Samford football against Georgia Southern.
About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.