Saint James Senior Kendall Danielle Hardaway, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Hardaway, was crowned Saint James School’s 2021 Homecoming Queen in halftime ceremonies during STJ’s September 17th match-up against Straughn High School.
Queen Kendall’s court included Freshman Attendant Cameron Hagen, Sophomore Attendant Reilly Taylor, Junior Attendant Kiya Jupiter, and Senior Attendants Sydney Eng and Mary Rodgers Prim. Queen’s Attendants were Senior Chelsea Johnson and Senior Caroline Yancy. The crown bearers were Saint James kindergarten girls whose parents are Saint James alumni. The 2021 crown bearers were Miss Lanier Emory Gallops, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael '00 (Jennifer Sims) Gallops; Miss Virginia Howell Ray, daughter of Mr. Jacob '03 and Mrs. Catherine Steineker ’03 Ray; and Miss Scarlet Dylan Terry, daughter of Mr. Truett ‘06 and Mrs. Alyson Ingram '07 Terry.
After a school-wide homecoming parade, the queen was announced during the afternoon pep rally. Queen Kendall and her court were presented during halftime ceremonies at the homecoming football game that evening. Saint James Board of Trustees Chair, Lt. Col. Dex McCain, Retired, presented Queen Kendall with a silver bowl per school tradition, and Head of School, Dr. Larry McLemore, crowned the 2021 Queen with the assistance of the three crown bearers. The Trojans won the night’s game against the Tigers, 43-6.