North Texas senior with Down syndrome wins homecoming queen

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by Chris Hawes / WFAA

WFAA

Posted on October 1, 2011 at 12:43 PM

Updated Saturday, Oct 1 at 1:01 PM

AZLE, Texas — On Thursday, News 8 told you about Mariah Slick, an 18-year-old Azle high school student with Down syndrome who was nominated to be the school's homecoming queen.

The winner was announced at halftime of Azle's football game Friday night. Mariah's name was called.

The Slick family embraced on the field as the crowd gave Mariah a standing ovation.

E-mail chawes@wfaa.com

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