UIL Academic District Success

Apr 1, 2019

Our UIL Academic Teams competed this past Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30 at Hendrickson High School for the UIL District Competition.  Several students advanced to UIL Region which will be held at Baylor University on April 12-13. 

Congratulations to the following students in their successes:
Melia Fox – 4th place (Alternate for UIL Region)
Sheryl Lawrence – 6th place
2nd Place Team – Melia Fox, Matthew Jenkins, Sheryl Lawrence, Eric Paredes
Computer Applications
Sheryl Lawrence – 2nd place (Advancing to UIL Region)
Computer Science
Joey Kurkjian – 1st place (Advancing to UIL Region)
3rd Place Team – Govind Joshi, Joey Kurkjian, Sage Sanford, Cooper Ward
Headline Writing
Bailey Wililams – 3rd place (Advancing to UIL Region)
Anna Geppert – 4th place (Alternate for UIL Region)
Connor Ellinor – 5th place
4th Place Team  Journalism Overall (Copy Editing, Editorial, Feature, Headline, Feature Writing)
Lincoln Douglas Debate
Sreya Gandra – 2nd Place (Advancing to UIL Region)
Literary Criticism
Mateo Grasso Goebel – 4th place (Alternate for UIL Region)
4th Place Team – Honor Buffington Mack, Mateo Grasso Goebel, Fariah Mahmood
Number Sense
Srishaan Iyenga – 5th place
4th Place Team – Srishaan Iyenga, Weiyu Lin, Jin Seok Oh, Kevin Tran
Eric Lightsey – 5th Place
Gowri Kamma – 1st place Biology (Advancing to UIL Region)