TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama has named its 2021 homecoming court with five candidates after a student election. On Friday, Oct. 22, the homecoming queen will be announced at the annual bonfire.
The candidates are: Laney Ackles, Noelle Fall, Montana Fouts, Savanah Lemon and McLean Moore.
Laney Ackles is a senior from Norfolk, Virginia, majoring in psychology, and educational policy and reform. Her platform brings attention to Tuscaloosa’s Arts ‘n Autism program.
Noelle Fall, a marketing major from Birmingham, Alabama, is partnering with Culverhouse DEI Mentoring and Diversity in the Business Bridge Program.
Montana Fouts, a senior from Grayson, Kentucky, majoring in psychology and new creation, is known for being on the UA softball team. She aims to Be the Blessing for the campus by bringing enthusiasm to not only athletics but in day-to-day life.
Savanah Lemon, a senior majoring in public health from Nashville, Tennessee, is working with the Boys and Girls Club of Tuscaloosa, connecting UA athletes with youth in the Tuscaloosa community.
McLean Moore’s platform is Big Brother Big Sisters of Tuscaloosa, a program that matches young adults with youth in the community. Moore is a senior from Tuscaloosa double majoring in finance and economics.
The University of Alabama, part of The University of Alabama System, is the state’s flagship university. UA shapes a better world through its teaching, research and service. With a global reputation for excellence, UA provides an inclusive, forward-thinking environment and nearly 200 degree programs on a beautiful, student-centered campus. A leader in cutting-edge research, UA advances discovery, creative inquiry and knowledge through more than 30 research centers. As the state’s largest higher education institution, UA drives economic growth in Alabama and beyond.