Jan Piedad joins her competitors at the state academic meet.
Three traveled to Austin for the 5A Academic State Meet and three brought home medals.
Making it through the stress of a live interview, senior Jan Piedad took second place in Feature Writing. She joined 60 others from 1A to 5A in interviewing the new UIL Interscholastic League Academic Director, Dr. David Stevens.
Junior Miguel Guevara took home the fourth-place medal in Social Studies. His contest included questions about history and some specific books about history.
Senior Emily Knaub who was sixth in Informative Speaking, a high-pressure contest in which students have 30 minutes to prepare a seven-minute speech on a specific topic.