Eight PTHS students earned individual medals and will advance to the regional competition. Chua earned the 3rd place medal in Math as well as the 4th place medal in Science. Fellow seniors Lambert and Maxx Besaw also earned medals in the Math and Science categories, with Lambert taking 5th overall in Math and Besaw taking 5th in Science.
Rounding out the wins among the seniors were Truitt, who placed 3rd overall in Language Arts and 4th in Social Studies; Criner, who earned the 4th place medal in Language Arts; and Garcia, who will advance to regionals with his 5th place medal in Social Studies.
Sophomores Kight and Kate LeBuhn will also advance to the regional competition following their strong showings at the district competition. Kight was named regional runner up in Composition with her 2nd place overall win. In addition, she captured the 4th place overall medal in Arts & Humanities. LeBuhn’s 5th place designation in Arts & Humanities brought PTHS’ individual medal count to eleven.
Best of luck to the team as it prepares for regionals!
Photo: Wynne, Criner, Truitt, Butler, Chua, Wadley, B. LeBuhn, Kight, Dorris, Besaw, Lambert, Garcia
Not pictured: Gottman, Kelly, Kirchhoff, K. LeBuhn