Adeleke Ademuyewo of Cincinnati, Ohio, was crowned WKU’s 2017 Coming Home King on Thursday night (March 2).
Ademuyewo, the son of Adelaja and Debra Ademuyewo, is a Construction Management major and was sponsored by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated. He was crowned at halftime of Hilltopper basketball’s victory over North Texas.
First runner-up was Matthew Bunnell of Glasgow, the son of Terry and Debbie Bunnell. He is an Accounting major and was sponsored by Phi Mu.
Second runner-up was Justin Atkinson of St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Michael and Cynthia Atkinson. He is a Hospitality Management and Dietetics double major and was sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated.
Twenty-five Coming Home King candidates were nominated by various campus organizations and departments. More: List of Coming Home King candidates.
Contact: Andrew Rash, (270) 745-2484