Students compete at academic meet, journalism team advances to region


The UIL Academic District competition was held Saturday, March 24 at Belton High School.

Junior Jenna Williams 4th Place Computer Applications

Senior John Fuller 1st Place Headline Writing*
1st Place Editorial Writing*
2nd Place News Writing*
3rd Place Feature Writing*
4th Place Current Issues & Events

Junior Emma Raleigh 3rd Place News Writing*
5th Place Headline Writing

Freshman Jesse Baxter 3rd Place Editorial Writing*

The Journalism Team of John Fuller, Emma Raleigh, Jesse Baxter, Emily Nash, Eva Araujo, Andrea Mendes placed second and was just 2 points behind the first place team.

*Students will advance to region competition on April 21 at Baylor University