Texas Tech University

2018 Homecoming King, Queen Crowned at Texas Tech vs. Kansas Game

Amanda Castro-Crist

October 20, 2018

Homecoming King and Queen

David Rivero and Abigail Raef were announced during halftime at Jones AT&T Stadium.

David Rivero of Lovington, New Mexico, and Abigail Raef of Amarillo were crowned Texas Tech University's 2018 homecoming king and queen during the halftime show of the Texas Tech vs. Kansas game today (Oct. 20) at Jones AT&T Stadium.

The 2017 homecoming king and queen, Ryan Hawkins of Hobbs, New Mexico, and Casey Fleming of San Antonio, were present during the ceremony. Texas Tech President Lawrence Schovanec and his wife, Patty, crowned the winners.

Rivero, a marketing and management major, represents Beta Theta Pi and Raef, a languages and cultures—classics major, represents Alpha Chi Omega

The student body voted for the winners after the homecoming court was announced Friday (Oct. 19) at the Rowdy Raider Rally at the Student Union Building.