Bear Cub Corner

Caroliña Jacqueline Carr, born April 28, to Fabian Carr and Rachel Sarabia, BA ‘99, of San Antonio. Big sister is Olivía Raquél Carr.

Abel Ezra Carrasquillo, born Feb. 17 to Manuel E. Carrasquillo, BA ’05, and Daisy J. Carrasquillo, BA ’09, of Anna, TX. Big brothers are Samuel, 3, Daniel, 2, and Gabriel, 1.

Matthew Wesley Clark, born May 23, to Amber and Nathan Clark, BBA ’08, of Houston. Aunts and uncles are Champ Clark, BS ’06, MSEd ’08, Caleb Clark, BFA ’15, and Emily Roberson Clark, BA ’14.

Hannah Ann Clifton, born Nov. 24, 2021, to Doug Clifton, BSEd ‘09, and Kim Parks, of Houston. 

Journey Love Frank, born Oct. 15, 2021, to Mitchell, BSEM ’13, and Courtney Frank, BBA ’13. Older brothers are Ellis Strong and Valor True. 

Jack Aidan Gordon, born April 21, 2021, to Danny and Jennifer Stanley Gordon, BSEd ‘04, in St. Petersburg, FL. Brothers are Luke Daniel, 9, and William Alfred, 6.

Ava Joy Hazel, born July 10, 2021, to John Hazel, BA ’16, and Abbey Sapp Hazel, BSFCS ’15. Grandparent is Lorri Black Sapp, BS ’88.

Truett Dane Heady, born Feb. 23, 2021, to Trent Heady and Sarah Heady, BA ‘11,of San Antonio. 

Jameson Wesley Hill, born June 29, to Erin Albin Hill, BS ‘14, MDiv ‘19, MSW ‘19, and Jonathan Hill, MSEd ‘18, of Waco.

Cooper Burke Howerton, born June 17, to Kyle, BA ‘15, and Kristen Ritch Howerton, BA ‘16, of Waco. Grandparents are Kurt, BS ‘82, MS ‘84, and Karen Robb Ritch, BA ‘83, MBA ‘84, and Kent Howerton, MBA ‘82. Uncle is Jared Howerton, MBA ‘10. Aunt is Dr. Lauren Howerton Thomas, BS ‘15.

Gracelyn Clare Huizinga, born Feb. 17, to Matt Huizinga, BBA ‘18, MAcc ‘18, and Mary Huizinga. 

Evelyn Elizabeth Kimball, born July 28, to Doug Kimball, BBA ‘12, and Emily Kimball of Thornton, CO.

Lukas James Kimmel, born July 16, 2021, to Clint Kimmel, BM ‘12, and Jessica Kimmel of Sugar Land, TX. Sister is Anna Grace. Uncle is James Kimmel, BM ‘08, MM ’10. Aunt is Christen Zbranek Kimmel, BMEd ‘10.

Emory Lynn Kirk, born Jan. 26, to Aubrey Kirk, BBA ‘16, and Declan Kirk, BS ‘16, of Lubbock, TX. Grandparents are Jay Allison, BBA ‘78, MS ‘80, JD ‘81, and Jenny Allison, BSEd ‘78, MSEd ‘80. Great grandparents are Edna Reid, BA ‘51, and Bryce Reid, BSPhEd ‘51, MSPhEd ‘51. Sibling is Miles Richard Kirk, 2.

Ava Lynn Macias and Levi Brandon Macias, born April 7 to Jeremy Macias, BSME ‘16, and Rebecca Macias of Elko, NV.

Grace Kathleen Medina, born Jan. 28, to Hector Medina, MBA ‘17, and Nicole Medina of Sacramento, CA.

Ruby Noelle Moore, born Jan. 15, 2021, in Carmel, IN to Kyle Moore, BBA ‘14, and Rachael Moore. 

Preslee Brooke Moran, born on July 1, to Shane Moran and Brooke Melton Moran, BBA ’17, of The Woodlands, TX.

Cyprus Jerry Mulenos and Olive Elizabeth Mulenos, born Oct. 13, 2021, to Nick Mulenos, BSECE ‘12, and Lauren Spann Mulenos, BSFCS ‘13, of Los Angeles, CA.

Elijah Lee Myers, born to Chris and Amber Myers, MSW ’10, MDiv ’12, of Brandon, SD. 

Olivia Grace Ouano, born Sept. 14, 2021, to Ivan Ouano, BBA ‘04, and Jennifer Nguyen, BS ‘02. 

Natalia Riddell, born July 21, to MaryAnn and Greg Riddell, BBA ‘01 of Plano, TX.

Ke’iona, Lai’anna and Ea’iona Shanks, adopted on April 14, to Sterling, BSEd ’11, and Meredith Shanks, BA ‘12. 

Evan Bear Thorne, born March 17 to James and Ashley Thorne, BSFCS ’07, of Fort Worth, TX. 

Davis Arthur Wall, born July 13, to Jeff and Ashley Wall, BSEd ‘08, of Lakeway, TX.

Clara Jane Webbon, born Feb. 15, to Daniel Webbon, BM ’11, and Janna Webbon, BA ’14. Family includes grandparents Ed Webbon, BM ’81, and Lori Webbon, BM ’81; aunts Maddy Grace Webbon, BA ’14, Rachel Hensley, BA ’14; and great-grandfather George Elam, MC ’51. 

Zachary Thomas Wendel, born Jan. 20, to Brittany Gardner Wendel, BA ‘10, and Greg Wendel, of Aledo, TX. Big sister Olivia is 3.

Forest Marvin Williams, born March 25 to Harold and Jennifer Williams, BFA ’00, of Corinth, TX.