Ali Volker and Alex Binder were married Dec. 18, 2010, at St. Nicholas of Myra Catholic Church, Hays, with Father Kevin Weber officiating.

Parents of the couple are Mike and Kathy Volker and Rick and Gayla Binder, all of Hays.

The bride was escorted by her father.

Honor attendant was Emily Volker, sister of the bride. Attendants were Courtney Mullen, cousin of bride, and Jessica Roberts and Jennifer Baalmann, friends of the bride. Junior attendant was Grace Volker, sister of the bride.

Best man was Matthew Binder, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Zach Binder, brother of the bride, and Michael Billinger and Drew Steffen, friends of the groom.

Flower girl was Annie Wasinger. Ringbearer was Jeffrey Heimann.

The bride is a graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School and Benedictine College. She is pursuing a graduate degree in occupational therapy at Rockhurst University.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Hays High School and Benedictine College. He is pursuing a graduate degree in economics from the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

The newlyweds are at home in Kansas City, Mo.