Posted Date: 04/15/2019
The high school UIL Academic Team competed at the regional meet Fri. and Sat., April 12-13, at Grayson College in Denison. Senior Soleil Landreth advanced to state in a new journalism event called Copy Editing, a 15-minute event that tests students’ editing skills. She earned second place and will compete at the state meet on Fri., May 3, at the University of Texas in Austin.
Other journalists earning a medal on Friday were junior Michael Contreras, who placed fourth—first alternate to state—in Headline Writing. Soph. Hayley Salinas finished in fifth place in Feature Writing.
On Sat., soph. Parker Weger also finished in fifth place in Current Events & Issues.
Congratulations to all the regional qualifiers, and good luck to Soleil at State!