VHS literary criticism team places at district contest
Ten Vernon High School students placed in events during the High School District Academic UIL Contest on Wednesday, March 27 in Burkburnett with five members of one team and another student advancing to the regional contest scheduled for April 12-13 in Lubbock.
Rachel Roth placed third in copy editing to advance to regionals.
Also advancing to regionals are members of the literary criticism team which placed first in team competition. Team members include Zephyn Quintero, Eli Goodman, Bryson Perkins and Brandon Goins.
Alyssa Chiev placed fourth in accounting and was named alternate to regionals.
Other individual contest results included:
–Addison Ragland, sixth in copy editing.
–Caroline Taylor, sixth in current events.
–Quintero, third in literary criticism.
–Goodman, fourth in literary criticism.
–Perkins, sixth in literary criticism.
–Goins, eighth in literary criticism.