Groesbeck students bring back numerous awards from Grandview UIL Tournament
Journal Staff Report
Groesbeck students competed in a variety of events this past weekend (Feb. 11) at the Grandview UIL tournament.
Dusty Roberts placed second in Current Issues; Dani Venegas placed second in Calculator, 9/10 Division, along with teammates Vincent Nguyen, who placed fourth and Natleigh Burns placed fifth.
In Ready Writing, Kathryn Anderson placed sixth.
In Spelling, Jocelyn Martinez placed first, Humberto Cruz placed third, Brenda Rios placed fourth and Moises Rocha placed sixth.
Overall, Groesbeck placed first as a team in Spelling.
In Accounting, J.W. Hamilton placed third; Feature Writing, Mikayla Stanford placed fourth; Editorial Writing, Haley DeFriend placed fifth and in Headline Writing, Haleigh Hardin placed fourth and Chloe Weihausen placed fifth.
In Poetry, Moises Rocha placed first and Cinny Zhao placed sixth and in Persausive Speaking, Kaytlin Cox placed third.