Dragons Got Game | Purcell Register
Proving “Dragons Got Game”, Purcell High School will play its second leg against the Christian Heritage Academy Crusaders on Friday at Conger Field Stadium.
Immediately before the 7 p.m. kick-off, there will be the coronation of a homecoming queen and king at 6:30 p.m.
The day’s activities also include a Main Street parade at 1:30 p.m., followed by a downtown cheering assembly at Santa Fe Plaza.
The queen candidates are seniors Jaiden Avila, Alexis Brock and Gracie Smith.
Their guides will be junior Hailey Dempsey, sophomore Gracie Pruitt and first year Emma Lynn.
The senior candidate kings are Dragon football players Zicorrie Davis, Quentin Goforth, Hayden Harp, Titus Mason, Mateo Ramirez, Brodrick Smith, Creed Smith and Xander Springael.
Avila is a member of the Student Council and a member of the National Honor Society. She is on the Superintendent’s Honor Roll and plays on the Lady Dragons basketball team. Her parents are Donna Avila and Isaias Avila.
Brock is a football coach, NHS officer and student council member. She is the daughter of Kristy and Rick Brock.
Smith is a member of the Student Council and the NHS and is on the Director’s Honor Roll. She is also the captain of Purcell Cheer and is part of the golf team. She is the daughter of Jennifer and Bill Smith.
Dempsey has been a football coach for five years and a basketball coach for two. She is on the Superintendent’s Honor Roll and is a member of the NHS. Her parents are Kristin Dempsey and Chris Ray.
Pruitt is a two-year Student Council officer and is on the Superintendent’s Honor Roll. She is a member of Purcell Cheer and the cross country, track and field and basketball teams. She is the daughter of Melissa and Jason Pruitt.
Lynn is an FFA officer and a member of the Student Council. She is part of the director’s honor roll and the Tribe Cheer competition team. Her parents are Amy and Brent Lynn.
Davis is a member of the football, powerlifting and track teams. He is the son of Tammy and Ricky Beasley.
Goforth is on the Principal’s Honor Roll and plays football and baseball. He is the son of Monica Nichols.
Harp is a member of the NHS and is on the Honor Roll. He plays football and baseball. Her parents are Alisha and Zach Harp.
Mason plays soccer and is also on the powerlifting and track teams. He is the son of Rachelle and BJ Mason.
Ramirez plays football and is on the principal’s honor roll. He takes courses at the Mid-America Technology Center. He is the son of Jessica Ramirez.
Brodrick Smith is a member of the football and baseball teams. Her parents are Rachel and Joey Fisher and Gail and Derick Smith.
Creed Smith is a member of the NHS and is on the Superintendent’s Honor Roll. He is part of the football and baseball teams. He is the son of Kara and Dru Smith.
Springael is a Belgian exchange student. He plays football and soccer and also does athletics. His parents are Veerle Leo and Rore Springael. The foster parents are Chasity and Corey Nimsey.
The flower girl and the crown bearer of the court are Maebry Simmons and Trigg Anderson, respectively.
Maebry is in kindergarten and enjoys joy and softball. She is the daughter of Jordan and Jake Simmons.
Trigg is a freshman and enjoys basketball, flag football and his show heifer. Her parents are Tara and Chad Anderson.