Academic UIL success

On Saturday, Nov. 20, BHS hosted nine schools for a fall UIL Academic Invitational.

The Bryan team earned 15 individual honors with the following students placing in individual events:


Jose Uscanga – 2nd place – Informative Speaking

Nic Buc – 3rd place – Persuasive Speaking

Izamar Martinez – 4th place – Poetry

Ashton Maxwell – 5th place – Poetry


Zuriel Williams – 5th place – Ready Writing

Joseph Haven – 6th place – Calculator Applications

Zamantha Guerro – 6th place – Number Sense

Ricky Lara – 4th place – News Writing

John Fuller – 5th place – News Writing

– 4th Place – Feature Writing

– 6th place – Editorial Writing

Jamie Berthold – 6th place – News Writing

– 2nd Place – Feature Writing

David Gilman – 1st place – Current Issues and Events

Rachel Warden – 2nd place – Current Issues and Events

Team Awards

Current Issues and Events – 1st place

David Gilman, Rachel Warden,

Mary Gibbs, Samantha Weaver

The team will compete again on January 29 at an invitational in Navasota as they prepare for the district meet in March.