Timpson Bear Update: UIL Team Places 2nd in Academic Meet

March 30, 2015 - According to Academic UIL Director Pat Crawford, the THS academic team placed second overall in the district UIL meet. The top three places in each event will compete at the Regional meet.

  • Accounting - Cadie Belrose (4th place)
  • Calculator Applications - ConnorTimmons (3rd place)
  • Current Issues - Jesse Spruiell (2nd place), Jamie Moore (5th place)
  • Computer Applications - Vanesa Pacheco (5th place), Patience Brannon (6th place) 
  • Editorial Writing - Cheryl Gossett (4th place)
  • Feature Writing - Paytin Dillon (2nd place), Darian Hutto (3rd place)
  • Headline Writing - Jamie Moore (4th place)
  • Literary Criticism - Jarid Barton (3rd place)
  • Mathematics - Kaela Hudman (3rd place) 
  • Number Sense - Connor Timmons 5th
  • Poetry Interpretation - Robert Torres (1st place), Deon Woods (3rd place), Aislyn Kimzey (6th place)
  • Prose Interpretation - Whitley Cantrell (3rd place), Bethany Lindgren (5th place), Molly Sanford (6th place) 
  • Ready Writing - Kim Lewis (6th place)
  • Chemistry - James Marshall (1st place)
  • Science - James Marshall (3rd place), Martin Meja (5th place)
  • Social Studies - Blake Johnson (1st place), Hortencia Jimenez (3rd place)
  • Spelling and Vocabulary - Mamie Clifton (2nd place)
  • TEAM Points - (2nd place) Journalism, (2nd place) Number Sense, (2nd place) Science, (1st place) Social Studies, (2nd place) Speech

Mrs. Crawford said, " The students did a wonderful job and I am very proud of them and their dedication in working hard to prepare for the meet." Principal Ron Lindgren said he appreciates the students and their coaches for representing Timpson High School so well. In the attached photo, THS staff proudly display UIL plaques. Student photos will be in Monday Bear Updates.