Tech bopped its way to victory

Mr. and Miss Tennessee Tech 2019. Brady Hancock, Phi Gamma Delta, and Brookland Gordon, Phi Mu.
(Photo by Jamie Sauve)

Tucker Stadium filled with homecoming cheer watching Brookland Gordon and Brady Hancock receive Miss and Mr. Tennessee Tech.

Gordon, representative of Phi Mu and Hancock of Phi Gamma Delta.

“I was so excited and grateful when I heard my name called, I am excited to be able to represent our university alongside Brookland at events on campus,” Hancock said.

Phi Mu also won overall with their partners Pi Kappa Alpha in the homecoming championship involving competitions throughout the homecoming week.

Leading up to the game, 10,000 people gathered to watch the homecoming parade make its way down North Dixie.

The parade included the grand marshal, Vice President of Student Affairs Marc Burnett, high school marching bands and floats created by student organizations.

During Saturday’s game, the Golden Eagles dominated the first half and went on to beat Jacksonville State University 37-28, improving their season record to 6-4.