Granbury High School students won big at an invitational UIL academic meet at Grandview High School on Feb. 8.
The teams scored first-place wins in accounting (team), calculator applications (team and individual), editorial writing, feature writing, Lincoln-Douglas debate, news writing, number sense, ready writing and social studies (team).
The competing students received the following recognitions:
Accounting (Team): Joseph McLean, Lan McLellan, Kayla Schmeets, first.
Accounting (Individual): Joseph McLean, second; Kayla Schmeets, third; Lan McLellan, fifth
Calculator Applications (Team): Austin Akerley, Scott Bannert, Lizbet Briones, first
Calculator Applications (Individual): Scott Bannert, first; Lizbet Briones, third; Austin Akerley, sixth
Current Issues and Events (Team): Zenon Martin, sixth
Current Issues and Events (Individual): Zenon Martin, second
Editorial Writing: Audrey Gandy, first; Samantha Linton, second; Kalyn Carpenter, third; Abby Shupe, fourth
Feature Writing: Samantha Linton, first; Kalyn Carpenter, second; Audrey Gandy, third; Katie Stipp, fifth
Headline Writing: Kalyn Carpenter, second; Samantha Linton, third; Katie Stipp, fifth; Audrey Gandy, sixth
Informative Speaking: Blake Beatty, fifth
Lincoln-Douglas Debate: Alexis Woody, first; Jennifer Rodriguez, second; Jocelyne Espinoza, fourth
Literary Criticism: Abby Shupe, fifth; Rebecca Morrison, sixth
Mathematics (Team): Austin Akerley, Lizbet Briones, Brandon Rush, second
News Writing: Kayyn Carpenter, first; Audrey Gandy, second; Katie Stipp, third; Samantha Linton, fourth
Number Sense (11-12 Team): Austin Akerley, Scott Bannert, first
Number Sense (11-12 Individual): Austin Akerley, fifth; Scott Bannert, sixth
Number Sense (9-10 Individual): Madison Miller, fifth
Persuasive Speaking: Hailey Chapman, fourth
Prose Interpretation: Cassandra Trevino, fourth
Ready Writing: Audrey Gandy, first; Samantha Linton, second; Katie Stipp, third; Kayln Carpenter, fourth
Science (Team): Scott Bannert, Brandon Rush, second
Science (Individual): Scott Bannert, fourth; Brandon Rush, sixth
Social Studies (Team): Angel Cline, Kiran Lachman, Orion Snodgrass, Sherree Waters, first
Social Studies (Individual): Sherree Waters, first; Orion Snodgrass, second; Kiran Lachman, fourth; Angel Cline, sixth
Spelling: R.J. Vyce, fifth
In January, the GHS team earned sweepstakes honors at the first invitational meet of the season at North Crowley High School. The District 7-4A contest will be March 24-25 in Arlington.
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