Academic UIL Claims 2nd at District; 19 Qualify for Regionals

Academic UIL Claims 2nd at District; 19 Qualify for Regionals

Mallorie Joplin, Reporter

On March 26th, 2022 about 35 PHS high school students traveled to Callisburg High School to compete in the Academic UIL District contest in a variety of events. There’s a whopping number of 19 kids that are being taking to regionals this year and we’re so excited! There was a good amount of individual honors for the people who competed individually and scored high on the leader board. These people include:

Calculator Applications- 1st Place Team- Regional Qualifier 

  • Ashley Brandon – 1st Place
  • Riggs Arterberry – 3rd Place
  • Antonio Ramirez – 4th Place

Computer Applications

  • Sarah Lacey – 3rd Place- Regional Qualifier 

Computer Science- 1st Place Team- Regional Qualifier 

  • Charles Marks – 1st Place
  • Hayden McFarland – 3rd Place
  • McKenna Burton-Eernisse – 4th Place
  • Charles Johnson

Copy Editing

  • Reece Pagel – 3rd Place- Regional Qualifier 

Current Issues and Events- 1st Place Team- Regional Qualifier 

  • Miguel Carrillo – 1st Place
  • Halim Rifai – 6th place
  • Eleanor Larson
  • Logan Reynolds

Editorial Writing

  • Magen Dow – 5th Place

Feature Writing

  • Antonio Ramirez – 4th Place- Regional Alternate

Headline Writing

  • Karla Ramirez – 3rd Place- Regional Qualifier 
  • Reece Pagel – 4th Place- Regional Alternate

Informative Speaking

  • Eleanor Larson – 3rd Place- Regional Qualifier 

Mathematics

  • Antonio Ramirez – 6th Place

News Writing

  • Karla Ramirez – 3rd Place- Regional Qualifier 
  • Mikayla Espolt – 6th Place

Number Sense- 1st Place team- Regional Qualifiers 

  • Charles Johnson – 2nd Place
  • Faith Hooper – 3rd Place
  • Collin Perryman – 5th Place
  • Colin Wallace – 6th Place

Prose Interpretation

  • Kelli Muncy – 3rd Place

Spelling- 2nd Place Team- Regional Qualifier 

  • Reece Pagel – 1st Place
  • Halim Rifai – 6th Place
  • Micah Thompson- 11th Place