Gilmer celebrated Homecoming Friday, proclaiming Allyson Crabtree the Homecoming Queen. She is the daughter of Lloyd Allen and Robin Crabtree and was escorted by Slade Morris.
The pregame ceremonies began with the announcement of the sweethearts of the various organizations on campus.
The Avid Sweetheart is senior Tally McBride, the daughter of Keith and Debbie McBride. She was escorted by Skylar Hollis.
Band Sweetheart Kat Ivey, a senior, the daughter of Rusty Ivey and Dorothy Miller, was escorted by Steven Lewis.
Cheerleading Sweetheart Anna Potter, a senior, is daughter of Yale and Carla Potter. Diundra Thomas was her escort.
Courtney McCellon, the daughter of David McCellon, was named the Choir Sweetheart. She was escorted by Trey Washington.
Sweetheart of the Buckeye Stars, Dereshia Brown, the daughter of Derrek and Yolanda Brown, was escorted by Justus Cheatham.
The FFA Sweetheart, Kayla Smith, is the daughter of Tommy and Melinda Smith.
Jackson McQueen was her escort.
Senior Chelsey Alexander, the daughter of Matt and Wendy Alexander, was named the Football Sweetheart. She was escorted by Travis Carter.
NHS Sweetheart, Danielle Plunk, a senior, is the daughter of Andy and Marie Plunk. Jared Plant was her escort.
Senior Katerina Wachter, the daughter of Robert and Penny Wachter, was the ROTC Sweetheart. Dakota Crocker escorted her.
Student Council Sweetheart Haley Yazell, a senior, is the daughter of Ron and Joyce Yazell. Micheal Hendrix escorted her.
Theater Sweetheart, Brooke Davis, the daughter of Jerry and Samantha Davis, was escorted by Blake Rice.
Volleyball Sweetheart, Angela Oglesby, is the daughter of Orlando and Debbie Smith. Josh Walker escorted her.
Worth the Wait Sweetheart Lativia Johnson, a senior and the daughter of Dorothy Johnson, was escorted by Xavier Fluellen.
Yamboree Duchess, Kaitlin Johnston, the daughter of Janet Johnston, was escorted by Dylan Bowman.
The Homecoming Court consisted of two representatives from each of the three under classes and four senior duchesses.
From the freshmen class, Diamond Fluellen and Kara Smith were the duchesses, with Johnny Perez and Riley Coleman their escorts.
Morgan Long and Peyton Carter were the sophomore duchesses. They were escorted by Blevin Burns and McLane Carter respectively.
Junior Duchesses Emily Buettner and Karlie White were escorted by Jaidon Parrish and Tanner Barr.
In addition to Allyson Crabtree, the senior class was represented by Duchess Brittney Tullar, the daughter of Kenneth and Lorye Tullar, escorted by Clay Gunby; by Duchess Jasmin Jones, the daughter of Red and Gaby Jones, escorted by Brandon Barnes; and Duchess Zaneta Ray, the daughter of Andre and Keisha Bates, escorted by Patrick Finch.