Bridge City UIL Regional Academic results announced

Published 11:13 am Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Special to The Leader

BRIDGE CITY — Bridge City High School competed at the UIL Regional Academic Meet at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville on April 22-23, 2016. The following are the results from this contest- in Calculator Applications, Kendall Gibson placed 1st, Jacob Cunningham placed 2nd, and Brandon Curl placed 3rd. The Calculator Applications team of Kendall Gibson, Jacob Cunningham, Brandon Curl, and Zach Dionne took 1st place. The sponsor for Calculator Applications is Daniel Auchenbach.

In Literary Criticism, Tabi Blakeney took 2nd place. The sponsor for Literary Criticism is Diane Grooters.

In Persuasive Speaking, Ruby Sanders took 1st place. The sponsor for Persuasive Speaking is Shannon King.

In LD Debate, Ruby Sanders took 1st place. In Social Studies, Brianna Cross took 5th place. The Social Studies team of Brianna Cross, Zach Dionne, Dane Piper, and Marlee Bradley took 2nd place. The sponsor for these events is Don Miller.

All contestants who took 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place as well as the 1st place team will advance to State competition. The Social Studies team will also advance as the Wild Card team. The UIL State Academic Competition will take place at the University of Texas in Austin on May 23-25, 2016.