UIL winners

This past Saturday, SHS competed at the UIL Academic District Meet hosted in Big Spring many students place.

UIL WinnersAccounting:

Richee Sosa 2nd place

Calculator Applications:

Benjamin Kerr 3rd place

Computer Science:

Carlos Galindo 1st place

Brandon Fisk 5th place

Copy Editing:

Rhys Grant 3rd place

Current Issues and Events:

Benjamin Kerr 6th place

Feature Writing:

Ian McLeod 6th place

Headline Writing:

Modesto Estrada 1st place

Informative Speaking:

Jaxon Angeley 4th place

Carson Posey 5th place

Tana Rackley 6th place

Lincoln Douglas Debate:

Yasmin Thamez 2nd place

Xachariah Johnson 5th place

Tana Rackley 6th place

Literary Criticism:

Elizabeth Smith 4th place

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Persuasive Speaking:

Shelby Powell 2nd place

Kyle Beights 5th place

Xachariah Johnson 6th place

Poetry Interpretation:

Jaxon Angeley 5th place

Prose Interpretation:

Carson Posey 5th place


Benjamin Kerr 4th place

Social Studies:

Xachariah Johnson 6th placeUIL WinnersAnd along with Carson Posey and Kyle Beights, the Social Studies team placed 2nd overall


Yasmin Thamez 4th

UIL WinnersThe Speech and Debate Team also placed second overall and SHS placed third overall as a school.

Those who placed 1st, 2nd, and 3rd will advance to the Region meet, which will be held at Texas Tech University on April 26th and 27th.

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Congratulations to all of those who placed, as well as all the students who took time out of their schedule to practice and compete, the teachers who helped coach and sponsor, Mr. Tate for showing up at the meet to support our students, and Mr. Gillespie for serving as our UIL academic coordinator.