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Lee, Hammer are new Wayne High royalty

Homecoming royalty was crowned Wednesday night at Wayne High School. The court is pictured here with (from left) 2016 Queen Emily Matthes, Shania Anderson, Megan Keiser, Jamie Gamble, Kennedy Maly, King Mason Lee, Queen Kylie Hammer, Jack Osnes, Nate Burrows, Beau Bowers, Ryan Jaixen and 2016 King Lathan Ellis. At front are crown bearers Leilah Bracher and Liam Rockhill. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions)

Long live the new king and queen of Wayne High School — Mason Lee and Kylie Hammer were crowned as Homecoming Royalty during a ceremony Wednesday in the Wayne High School lecture hall.

Emma Walling and Skylar Cooper presented the candidates as they walked on to the stage. The presentation of the crown and tiara was made by last year’s king and queen, Lathan Ellis and Emily Matthes, along with crownbearers Liam Rockhill and Leilah Bracher.

King Mason Lee is the son of Tom and Cindy Lee, and Queen Kylie Hammer is the daughter of Scott and Melissa Hammer.

The rest of the homecoming court includes:

The new king and queen at Wayne High School, Mason Lee and Kylie Hammer, were crowned during Wednesday’s Homecoming Coronation ceremony. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions)

King Candidates
— Jack Osnes, son of Thom and Julie Osnes
— Nate Burrows, son of Rob and Traci Burrows
— Beau Bowers, son of Brian and Amy Bowers
— Ryan Jaixen, son of Mike and Sara Jaixen

Queen Candidates
— Shania Anderson, daughter of Mike Anderson
— Megan Keiser, daughter of Ray Keiser and Jodi Schulte and Mark and Jenny Putnam
— Jamie Gamble, daughter of Randy and Laura Gamble
— Kennedy Maly, daughter of Kevin and Carla Maly