Kelly Hobson and Colton Jarisch, both of Austin, were married at 5 p.m. on April 13, 2012 at Vista West Ranch in Dripping Springs, TX. Rev. Russell Pickavance officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Laurie and Mike Hobson, of Buda. The groom is the son of Phyllis and Daren Jarisch, of Victoria. He is the grandson of Tom and Greta Seitz, of Palestine, TX, Tom Kyle and the late Mignyonne Kyle, of Mathis, and MaryAnn Jarisch and the late Harvey Jarisch, of Victoria.
Ashton Dapp, of Austin, friend of the bride, attended as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Carrie Twedten, of Charlotte, NC, friend of the bride, Helen Fasken, of Austin, friend of the bride, Andrea Hobson, of Valdosta, GA, sister-in-law of the bride, and Christina Hobson, of Austin, sister-in-law of the bride. Olivia Van Der Post, of Buda, TX and Layla Legler, of Lake Ville, MN, attended as flower girls. Readings were given by Cara Jansa and Robert Legler.
Brandon Jarisch, of Abilene, brother of the groom, served as best man. Groomsmen were Johnny Gilbert, of Austin, friend of the groom, Jordan Nguyen, of Austin, friend of the groom, Michael Hobson, of Valdosta, GA, and Justin Hobson, of Austin, brother of the bride. Nikko Legler, of Lakeview, MN and James Van Der Post, of Buda, served as ring bearers.
Ushers were Jake Dragseth, of Minneapolis, MN, cousin of the bride, and Jason Moon, of Victoria, cousin of the groom.
A reception was held following the ceremony at Vista West Ranch in Dripping Springs. The couple honeymooned in Europe, Italy, France, and Spain, and will reside in Austin.
The bride is a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College with a degree in Political Science. She is employed by Facebook in Austin.
The groom is a graduate of St. Edwards University with degrees in Finance and International Business. He races bicycles with Mercy Elite Cycling and works for Pedal Hard Training Center.
The bride and groom met while working at a triathlon clothing company.