Lauren Henrickson, daughter of Julie and Jeff Day and the late Donald Henrickson Jr. of Lexington, and Austin Mullen, son of Daryle and Patti Mullen of LaGrange, were crowned the University of Kentucky homecoming queen and king during halftime at the UK-EKU football game on Saturday night, according to a UK news release.
Henrickson is a senior majoring in integrated strategic communications; she is pursuing a certificate in innovative and entrepreneurial thinking, with a minor in psychology. She was sponsored in the homecoming royalty candidacy by Alpha Delta Pi. She is a Singletary Scholar, Honors Program student, a member of the UK Dance Team and music chair of Alpha Delta Pi sorority.
Mullen is a senior finance, marketing and business management major and was sponsored by Alpha Delta Pi. Mullen is the university's student body president. He is a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity and served on the leadership of DanceBlue and Wrap Up America.