Tori won first place at regional in headline writing, qualifying her for state, where she finished in sixth place.
Lauren won second place at regional in calculator applications, advancing her to state.
Fifteen students total traveled to Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches for Region 3 Academic UIL competition on Sat., May 2. Several students competed in multiple events.
In addition to Tori's and Lauren's achievements, senior Jacob Price also placed fourth in calculator applications and the team consisting of Lauren, Jacob, and senior Albert Maldonado and soph. Margarita Coronado placed second.
Freshman Emilee Hall earned a sixth place award in her debut in feature writing. Lauren also finished in sixth place in headline writing.
In extemporaneous speaking, Albert finished sixth in persuasive speaking, and junior Natalie Ferguson finished fifth in informative speaking.