2016 Fair Queen Candidates
The 2016 Fair Queen Candidates
Row 1: Isabel Gleason, McKenna Kimmel, Alyssa Cunningham, Lauren Bliss, Sarah Johnson
Row 2: Lianna Sauve, Megan Mellinger, Nikita Glass, LeeAnna Butcher Rittenhouse, Samantha Tran, Camille Holzbauer, Ryleigh Lefever
Update: McKenna Kimmel named 2016 Fair Queen; Lianna Sauve is Runner-UpMcKenna Kimmel won the title of 2016 West Lampeter Fair Queen and Lianna Sauve was named runner-up on Wednesday, September 28. The parade was cancelled due to heavy rain, but the contest was held in the West Lampeter Fire Hall.
Dr. Feeney served as the emcee, a group of fair VIPs were judges, and Martin Meylin's Mr. Lambert acted as the statistician. 2015 Fair Queen Chelsea Hancock and 2015 Runner-Up Delaney Baker gave remarks during judging. After the first round of questions, the contestants were narrowed to five finalists:
- Isabel Gleason
- Lianna Sauve
- McKenna Kimmel
- Lauren Bliss
- Alyssa Cunningham
After a final round of judging, the Runner-Up and Queen were announced. Congratulations to McKenna, Lianna, and all of the candidates on a job well done!
Twelve Lampeter-Strasburg High School students will vie for the title of 2016 West Lampeter Fair Queen. The candidates are sponsored by High School clubs and were selected by the clubs' members and advisors.
The Fair Queen contest will be held on Wednesday, September 28, at 7:30pm. It will be preceded by a parade from the school to the fairgrounds, which begins at 7pm. The 2016 Queen will participate in the PA State Fair Contest held during the State Fair Convention in January, 2017.
Best of luck to all of this year's candidates!
Alyssa is a senior and the daughter of Mark and Mari Cunningham of Lancaster. She will represent the Fellowship of Christian Students. She will be escorted by senior Josh Beiler, the son of David and Keturah Beiler of Lampeter.
Camille is a senior and the daughter of Sheryl and Blaise Holzbauer of Lancaster. She will represent Enigma, the High School's writers' group. Camille will be escorted by senior William McClintock, the son of Jeffrey and Mary McClintock of Lancaster.
Isabel is a senior and the daughter of Jeffrey and Theresa Gleason of Lampeter. She will represent the Ski and Snowboard Club. Isabel will be escorted by senior Jack Drummond, the son of Robert and Jodi Drummond of Lampeter.
Lauren is a senior and the daughter of Brian and Melissa Bliss of Lancaster. She will represent the National Honor Society. Lauren will be escorted by senior Grant Davis, the son of Brent and Leah Davis of Lancaster.
LeeAnna Butcher Rittenhouse
LeeAnna is a senior and the daughter of Carolyn and Thad Rittenhouse of Lancaster. She will represent the L-S Band program. LeeAnna will be escorted by senior Andrew Lines, the son of John and Susan Lines of Lancaster.
Lianna is a senior and the daughter of Paul and Kristin Sauve of Lancaster. She will represent the Varsity Club. Lianna will be escorted by senior Colin Anderson, the son of Brett and Betsy Anderson of Lampeter.
McKenna is a senior and the daughter of Scott and Wendy Kimmel of Lancaster. She will represent Mini-THON. McKenna will be escorted by senior Jordan Williard, the son of Kirk and Joanne Williard of Lancaster.
Megan is a junior and the daughter of Robert and Nancy Mellinger of Strasburg. She will represent the FFA. Megan will be escorted by junior Kyle Spotts, son of Kelvin and Nancy Spotts of Strasburg.
Nikita is a senior and the daughter of Spencer and Dhari Glass of Lampeter. She will represent the Interact Club. Nikita will be escorted by senior Matthew O'Neil, the son of Craig and Susan O'Neil of Lampeter.
Ryleigh is a senior and the daughter of Dwight and Heather Lefever of Lancaster. She will represent Student Council. Ryleigh will be escorted by senior Matthew Paich, the son of Keith and Sherry Paich of Lampeter.
Samantha is a senior and the daughter of Danny Tran and Nikki Nguyen of Lancaster. She will represent the Asian Cultures Club. Samantha will be escorted by senior Conner Shelton, the son of Mark and Heather Shelton of Lancaster.
Sarah is a senior and the daughter of Joe Johnson and Shelley Henry of Lancaster. She will represent Tri-M Music Honor Society. Sarah will be escorted by senior Aron Possler, the son of Franz and Amber Possler of Strasburg.
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