UIL Academic Team Wins Overall Sweepstakes Champion

UIL Academic Team Wins Overall Sweepstakes Champion

Aimee Rast, Staff Writer

This past weekend, the UIL Academics team competed at the tenth annual Seven Lakes Invitational and achieved the title of Overall Sweepstakes Champions. The team competed against many 6A schools. Several students placed in each category.

Number Sense (coach Christine Kilcoyne)

          1st Place Team

          3rd – Ryan Chhong

          4th – Radha Malhotra

Ready Writing (coach Canita Lee)

          6th – Jared Ramos

          10th – Katie McCarver

Calculator Applications (coach Christine Kilcoyne)

          1st Place Team

          2nd – Ryan Chhong

          7th – Radha Malhotra

          10th – Alan Zhang

Current Issues and Events (coach Laura Higley)

          1st – Alanna Craige

          4th – Michelle Chen

Spelling and Vocabulary (coach Canita Lee)

          3rd Place Team

          5th – Jennifer Ho

News Writing (coach Jill Chumley)

          2nd – Alanna Craige

          4th – Khushi Ramlogun

Feature Writing (coach Jill Chumley)

          1st – Khushi Ramlogun

Editorial Writing (coach Jill Chumley)

          2nd – Caleb Churchman

Headline Writing (coach Jill Chumley)

          6th – Hanna Homer

          10th – Caleb Churchman

Journalism Overall – 2nd Place Team

Science (coaches Kellie Putnam, Breanne Heath, and Esther Johnson)

          4th – Ryan Chhong

 Social Studies (coach Karen Sheffield)

          2nd Place Team

          2nd – Derek Detter

          5th – Reagan Wiginton

Mathematics (coach Christine Kilcoyne)

          3rd – Ryan Chhong

          7th – Radha Malhotra

Make sure to congratulate all of these students who placed and represented the school well.