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Ava High School will celebrate Hoopcoming at the basketball game Friday night when the Bears take on Houston in SCA action.
The junior varsity game begins at 6 p.m. followed by the varsity contest. Hoopcoming coronation will take place between games.
Hoopcoming queen candidates are Makenzie Watterson, Lauren Patton and Hannah Johnson.
King candidates are Phillip Eubanks, Dexter Fish and Austin Gastineau. All candidates are seniors.
The Hoopcoming theme is “Dr. Seuss” and each day this week has a special dress-up emphasis.
Monday was “If I Ran the Circus”; Tuesday was “The Foot Book.” Wednesday’s theme was “Dr. Seuss’s Sleep Book” or “You’re Only Old Once.”
Today’s theme is “Oh, the Places You Will Go”, and Friday is the traditional Blue and Gold Day.
A Hoopcoming dance will be held following the game Friday night until 11 p.m.