Mason High School is advancing 15 students to Regional in academic competitions to be held in Brenham on April 23rd. MHS students scored 244 point at the district meet held in Center Point on March 27th. Students placing 1st through 3rd will compete at regional and those placing 4th will advance as alternates.
MHS Students placing included:
Feature Writing-Paden Hemphill-5th
Headline Writing-Mackenzie Mitchell 1st and Havana Schmidt 4th
Informative Speaking-Jenny Smith 1st, Dyllan Hofmann 2nd ,and Matt Clark 5th
LD Debate-Matt Clark 3rd
Literary Criticism- Michael McGowan 3rd and
Literary Criticism Team- 2nd Place Advancing Team: McGowan, Rachel Collette, Yolanda Gonzales, and Amanda Hudson
News writing: Miriah Kidd 2nd
Persuasive Speaking: Alex Martinez 4th
Poetry: Ellie Blair 2nd, Bianca Jaquez 3rd, Myles Banner 4th
Prose: Tie for first place: Star Longoria and Jenny Smith, Amber Herrera 6th
Ready Writing-Havana Schmidt 1st
Spelling and Vocabulary: Havana Schmidt 2nd and Samantha Jordan 6th
Mason Speech Team finished 1st while the Spelling and Vocabulary and Literary Criticism Teams ranked second.
Coaches for advancing students include: Glendene Underwood, Kelly Guice, Gay Nesloney. Jacki Maenius worked with all oral reading students.
Here is a rundown on the Regional Meets that Mason will be competing in next week. (April 19-24)
Monday 19 Boys and Girls Golf
Tuesday 20 Boys and Girls Golf
Wednesday 21 Boys and Girls Tennis
Thursday 22 Boys and Girls Tennis
Friday 23 UIL Literary - Prose, Poetry, Informative Speaking, Spelling, Persuasive Speaking, Feature Writing, Headline Writing, Ready Writing, LD Debate, and Literary Criticism
Saturday 24 One Act Play