Six Granbury High School students qualified for the University Interscholastic League Academic State Meet May 20-22 in Austin.
Rachel Rodgers captured the championship in Lincoln-Douglas debate at last week’s regional contest, while editorial writing contestant Preston Flurkey was second in that event.
The accounting team of Austin Bradley, Joseph McLean, Evangelina Oviedo and Kyle Shanahan placed second overall and is advancing to state as a wild card. The group will have the opportunity to defend the school’s Class 4A state titles won in 2010, 2011 and 2012. In the individual competition, Oviedo placed third with Shanahan taking fifth. This marks the 10th year out of 11 – and the fifth in a row – that the GHS accounting team has advanced to state competition.
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