UIL Academics Wins 6A District Championship

Posted by PISD Communications on 4/4/2019

Prosper UIL Academics bounded into 6A with high hopes and aspirations. The largest district in the stateUIL of Texas, the academic competition was intense to say the least. In the end, Prosper won the UIL Academic District Championship is a very tight race edging out Plano West by only 9 points 354.5 to 345.5.

Congratulations to all students and coaches. Those placing and/or advancing to Regionals are:

 

Calculator Applications (Coach Thomas Gomez)

District Champion - Logan Davenport - Advancing to Regionals

2nd place - Austin Garner - Advancing to Regionals

3rd place - Aryan Dhanraj - Advancing to Regionals

5th place - Rehaan Merchant - Advancing to Regionals

1st place team

 

Computer Applications (Coach Lindsey Smith)

District Champion - Evan Ballard - Advancing to Regionals

4th place - Kelly Trinh - Alternate to Regionals

5th place - Zane Smith

 

Copy Editing (Coach Lisa Roskens)

District Champion - Paige Ruder - Advancing to Regionals

3rd place - Annika Kern - Advancing to Regionals

 

Editorial Writing (Coach Lisa Roskens)

4th place - Amanda Hare - Alternate to Regionals

6th place - Kennedy Wyles

 

Feature Writing (Coach Lisa Roskens)

2nd place - Isabella Abraham - Advancing to Regionals

5th place - Ryan Stanley

 

Headline Writing (Coach Lisa Roskens)

District Champion - Isabella Abraham - Advancing to Regionals

2nd place - Amanda Hare - Advancing to Regionals

3rd place - Haley Medeiros - Advancing to Regionals

 

News Writing (Coach Lisa Roskens)

District Champion - Kennedy Wyles - Advancing to Regionals

 

Top Journalism Team

 

Lincoln Douglas Debate (Coach Seth Phillips)

3rd place - Alec Antonakakis - Advancing to Regionals

 

Mathematics (Coach Thomas Gomez)

2nd place - Logan Davenport - Advancing to Regionals

5th place - Rehaan Merchant - Advancing to Regionals

Top Team Advancing to Regionals - Logan Davenport, Rehaan Merchant, Jason Brown, and Krishnan Prashanth

 

Poetry Interpretation (Coach Vicki Kirkley)

District Champion - Brittany Wood - Advancing to Regionals

3rd place - Charlize Fedele - Advancing to Regionals

 

Ready Writing (Coach Lauren Hodum)

5th place - Khayla Silverio

 

Science Physics top score - Logan Davenport - Advancing to Regionals

 

Social Studies (Coach Carrie Butts)

5th place - Aseda Obuobisah

 

Additionally the UIL One Act Play won at the district level advancing to Regionals under the direction of Vicki Kirkley. Cast and crew members were:

 

 

Name

Role

 

Arbaiza. Abraham

Alternate

 

Cyranowicz. Kaitlyn

Loud Stone

 

Fedele. Charlize

Little Stone

 

Gann. Bayleigh

Big Stone

 

Gerretsen. Reed

Alternate

 

Gilmore. Jillian

Crew

 

Haggard. Annabelle

Crew

 

Hale. Eileah

Crew

 

Heil. Seth

Orpheus

 

Kuhn. Jessica

Big Stone

 

Lamberson. Lia

Alternate

 

Marlin. Abigail

Crew

 

Mendez. Zoe

Interesting Man/Child/Lord of

 

Miller. Hayden-Avery

Loud Stone

 

Mongaras. Emily

Big Stone

 

Paape. Noah

Alternate

 

Plasky. Benjamin

Crew

 

Schoop. Avery

Little Stone

 

Smith. Elizabeth

Loud Stone

 

Sutton. Carynne

Eurydice

 

Walls. Danielle

Little Stone

 

Williams. Quinton

Father