Jesse and Kelsey Elam


How did you meet?

We met by being on the rodeo team together. I, Kelsey, was a sophomore that was the teams photographer, videographer, secretary, you name it. Jesse was a freshman bull rider from Alabama!

What activities did the campus offer couples

Anything that happened on campus, we went together! From sporting events to Big Money Bingo and and SAB events! We could work out together, go play pool, and hang out at the Barn! Since we were both AG majors, we even worked on SAU farm together!

What did the two of you do for fun/dates?

Rodeos, bull ridings, and more rodeos!

How many years have you been together?

We started dating in October 2011, and then married in the SAU arena in May 2015!!! So little over 4 years!

Are there any special memories of you two on campus?

Nothing is a special as our wedding day! How many people get to get married within a football field of where they took their first picture together and where the center of our life was, SAU Rodeo.

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