The Friendswood Academic Octathlon team competed against 14 other schools on Saturday at Seven Lakes High School in Katy. The FHS team won 3rd place overall, 2nd place in Super Quiz and 17 individual medals.
With Honor students, three placed. Kyle Flick won second place overall. He was awarded second place in Language and Literature, Math, Social Sciences, third in Music, Economics, Science, and Art. Benjamin Kuo was awarded 2nd in Mathematics and Nickolas Ess was awarded third in Social Sciences. Jillian Puma won third place in Art at the Scholastic level.
The FISD team consisted of members Kamryn Ditta, Nickolas Ess, William Eustace, Kyle Flick, Benjamin Kuo, Tanner Lawson, Thomas Mataro, Joshua Nichols, Jillian Puma, and Garrett Turner. Coaches are Dianne Hanegan and Kelly Browning.