Melissa Wilson and Jake Sprenkle were married July 18, 2009, at North Oak Community Church, Hays, with Ken Ediger officiating.

Parents of the couple are Ross and Cindi Wilson, La Crosse, and David and Lori Sprenkle, Dodge City.

The bride was escorted by her father.

Honor attendant was Meagan Wilson. Attendants were Hali Sprenkle, Tiffany Schmitt, Becca Petersen and Danielle Richards.

Best man was Ryan Bird. Groomsmen were Brian Totten, Russell Holzman, Derrick Burkhard and Rustin Wilson. Ushers were Micheal Sterling, Colby Culver and Mike Schmitt. Candlelighters were Shaylei Davis and Madison Wilson.

Flower girl was Malynn Beil. Ringbearer was Oliver Harmon.

The bride is a 2006 graduate of La Crosse High School and plans to graduate in May from Emporia State University. She is employed at ESB Financial, Emporia.

The bridegroom is a 2006 graduate of Dodge City High School and attended ESU. He is employed at Sherwin-Williams, Emporia.

Following a wedding trip to Colorado, the newlyweds are at home in Emporia.