Scotus Central High School will crown its homecoming royalty Friday night following the home football game against Wahoo. The following students are candidates for homecoming king and queen, with biographies provided by Scotus Central High School:
Shelby Brandenburgis the daughter of Mike and Kim Brandenburg. She is being escorted by Isaak Liebig, son of Abie and Terry Wulf and Ryan and Mariela Liebig. Shelby is involved in soccer, cheerleading, NHS, HOSA, Leadership Club,GodTeens, and the Shepard's Program. Shelby has been involved in JC Camp, Steubenville, and works at Tooley’s. Awards and honors she has received includeAHonor Roll, and a letter winner in cheer and soccer. Shelby enjoys hanging out with friends, going on walks, sleeping, and playing with her dog Ron.
Ashley Hoffmanis the daughter of Chris and Julie Hoffman.Sheis being escorted by Blake Wemhoff, the son of Joe and Amy Wemhoff.Ashleyis actively involved in volleyball, track and field, cheer, HOSA, journalism, Shepherd’s Program, andGodTeens. Ashley has attended the Steubenville Conference and works at The Broken Mug. She received letters in volleyball, track and field, and cheer. Ashley enjoys hanging out with her family, friends, and dog. After graduation Ashley plans to attend a four-year college and become a dental hygienist.
Emma Lindhorstis the daughter of Mark and Nicole Lindhorst.Sheis being escorted by Alex Zoucha, son of Rick and Cheryl Zoucha. Emma is actively involved in cheer, HOSA, FBLA, and Campus Ministry. She has also attended Steubenville conferences, is a member ofGodTeens, the Shepherd’s Program, was a JC camp counselor, and works at The Broken Mug. Honors Emma has received includeAHonor Roll, cheer captain, and is a letter winner in basketball and cheer. She enjoys spending time at the lake, sunsets, and watching Mike and Molly. After graduation Emma plans on attending Capitol Beauty School in Omaha to study esthetics and cosmetology.
Jace Nelsonis the daughter of Darla Orender and Quentin Nelson. She is being escorted by Evan Ostdiek, son of Angela and Michael Ostdiek. Jace is actively involved in cheer, HOSA, Campus Ministry,GodTeens, and the Shepherd’s Program. She has been involved in JC Camp, and currently works at Collin’s Chiropractic and Acupuncture and the Broken Mug. Awards and Honors Jace has received include being a letter winner in cheer and soccer, cheer captain, and A-honor roll. When Jace has free time, she enjoys playing with her dog, Bear, hanging out with her friends, and taking pictures of the sky. After graduation Jace plans to attend UNO and major in biology.
LindsayOhnoutkais the daughter of Jeff and DebOhnoutka. She is being escorted by Nick Zoucha, son of Troy and Elaine Zoucha. Lindsay is actively involved in softball, track, Student Council, Journalism, HOSA, Leadership Club,GodTeens, and the Shepherd’s Program. Lindsay is involved inVolunTeenfor the Columbus Hospital. She enjoys hanging out with friends, taking long naps, binging movies, and listening to music. After graduation Lindsay plans to attend the College of St. Mary in Omaha to play softball and major in nursing.
Neleigh Slivais the daughter of Chuck and Kathy Sliva.Sheis being escorted by Jackson Hanson, son of Randy and Janet Hanson.Neleighis actively involved in HOSA, Leadership Club,GodTeens, and works at Dales Community Federal Credit Union as an office assistant. Neleigh attends St. Anthony’s Parish and has been involved in JC camp and the Steubenville Conference.Awards Neleigh has receivedincludeAHonor Roll. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, going on jeep rides, and playing with her dog Charlie. After graduation Neleigh plans to attend Northeast Community College and major in elementary education.
Mark Buhmanis the son of Phil and Jeana Buhman. He has been involved in JC Camp, Steubenville Conferences, and Christ Lutheran Youth Group. Mark attended the 2022 Cornhusker Boys’ State Conference and is an NHS officer. He is a member of Mock Trial, One-Act, musical, Speech, Campus Ministry, journalism, and Shamrock Singers. Awards and honors Mark has received include Academic All-Conference, StraightAHonor Roll, Letters in Vocal Music and One-Act, and a vocal solo superior rating at the 2022 District Music Contest. In his free time, he enjoys golfing, coin collecting, hunting, playing cards with his family, and walking hisbeaglePenny. After graduation Mark plans to attend a four-year college.
TrentonCielochais the son of Tim and CareeCielocha. He is a multi-year letter winner in football, soccer, and basketball. Trenton is a member ofGodTeensand the Shepherd’s Program. Awards and honors he has received include Class B All-State Honorable Mention for soccer, Class C-1 All-State Honorable Mention for football, Athlete of the Week, and two State Journalism awards. Trenton has also been a football captain for two years and a soccer captain. In his free time, he works in the Hy-Vee meat department and enjoys hanging out with “the boys.” After graduation Trenton plans to attend the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and major in business and finance.
Jack Faustis the son of Dr. Cory and Tricia Faust. He is a member of Student Council, Shepherd’s Program, Revolution,GodTeens, HOSA, Men’s Group, Leadership Club, and is an NHS officer. He has attended Steubenville Youth Conference and is a graduate of Youth Leadership Columbus. Jack is a two-year letter winner in football, basketball, and baseball. His honors include StraightAHonor Roll, Academic All-Conference, Academic All-State, Football All-Conference Honorable Mention, Basketball All-Conference, Holiday Basketball All-Tournament Team, 2021-22 Male Lifter of the Year, and is a captain of the football team. Jack enjoys walking his dog Kramer, golfing, and reigning as the 5-time Fehringer Classic ping-pong champion. After graduation Jack plans to attend UNK or UNL.
Ted Fehringeris the son of Tom and Angie Fehringer. He is a National Honor Society officer, member of Student Council, involved in Mock Trial, Newspaper staff member, Scotus Football Commentator, and a letter winner in soccer and tennis. Awards and honors Ted has received include StraightAHonor Roll, Academic All-State, Academic All-Conference, and All-State honorable mention in soccer. Ted enjoys playing ping pong, jeopardy, and cards with friends. After graduation Ted plans to attend a four-year college and major in biology.
Alex Fergusonis the son of Derek and Cheryl Ferguson. Alex is actively involved in football, soccer, band, drumline, campus ministry,GodTeens, Shepherd’s Program, and Leadership Club. Alex has attended JC Camp, Quest, Steubenville Conference, March for Life, volunteers at ARC Camps, works at Apple Barrel, and umpires youth baseball and softball. Awards and honors Alex has received include A and B Honor Roll, letters in football, soccer and band, All Conference andAllDistrict in football, received superior ratings in district band and drumline, and is a captain of the football team. Alex enjoys hanging out with family and friends, golfing, participating in the Fehringer Classic’s, and fishing trips with family. After graduation Alex plans to attend a four-year college and major in education.
Carter Filipiis the son of Dustin Filipi and Kendra Blaser. Carter has been actively involved in basketball, soccer,GodTeens, and Leadership Club. He has been involved in JC Camp, the rowdy dowdy student section, and works in theHyVeemeat department. Awards and honors Carter has received include StraightAHonor Roll, letter winner in football, basketball, and soccer, and has received Academic All- State in soccer twice. Some of his hobbies include golfing, watching romantic comedies, hanging out with friends and family, and spending time with his girlfriend. After graduation Carter plans to attend the University of Nebraska Lincoln and major in finance.