The Leopard UIL Academic 5 state qualifiers competed at the 4A State meet held at the University of Texas in Austin on April 22. These students had incredible results: Trevor Hall earned 6th place in Calculator and the calculator team placed 3rd overall!
We had 6 of 8 fishing teams qualify for state ! Congratulations to Landon Prestage and Andre Lawson with a 10th place finish anchored by a 7.95lb fish caught by Andre Lawson. They each were awarded a $500 college scholarship! The THSBA awarded $26,000 in scholarships at the Regional event and there will be a total of $76,000 awarded at the state championship for a total of $130,000 between both Regional tournaments and State.
The Gainesville High School concert band competed at the UIL Concert and Sightreading contest at Argyle High School on Thursday, April 13. The band earned a 2-2-2 on stage and a 1-1-1 in sightreading.
Jenny Liu won 1st place in Spelling and Vocabulary, which qualifies her for State! Trevor Hall won 2nd place in Calculator Applications, which qualifies him for State! The Calculator Applications team of Trevor Hall, Alfredo Moreno, Radhika Bhakta, and Dillon Edington placed 2nd. They had the highest 2nd place score in all four Regions and have all qualified for State! Click to see full results...
The GHS One Act Play “The Kentucky Cycle: Fire in the Hole”, wrapped up an outstanding season at the Area round performance at Denison High School on Saturday, April 1.All Star Cast: Landry Dosher All Star Tech: Andrew Carroll Honorable Mention: Taevion Gilmore and Trevor Hall Dates and times for a public viewing of the play will be announced in the coming weeks.
Congratulations to Jazmin Tejeda and Tori Scott for their strong finishes at the state powerlifting meet. Jazmin had her personal best squat at 275 pounds and finished strong. Tori finished 6th in state at her third straight state meet. As a whole the girls team had an outstanding year and we look forward to a great year next year! Tori will be graduating and Jazmin is a first year powerlifter as a sophomore.
Congratulations to the GHS 2017-2018 GHS Varsity and JV Cheerleaders. Click to see the results of Thursday's tryouts!