Academic Decathlon Team state bound

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Regional-ChampsFriendswood High School Academic Decathlon team won the Regional Competition in the 6A division at Alvin High School this past weekend.

They won 49 individual medals and placed 3rd in the Super Quiz competition. They will compete in Dallas for the state championship the last week of February.  With the score from the regional meet, this team has the fifth highest score in 6A.

The team members are Joseph Rasmussen, Claire Zehentner, Dana Royall, Rainer Horn, Matt Tarver, Joachim Bendixen, Zach Lewis, Sarah Beth Diller, and Rachel Mims.

We also have three awesome alternates who help so much behind the scenes.  Thanks to Hannah Xia, Emily Rodriquez, and Zach Etzell.

Individual Honors

HONORS DIVISION:

Joseph Rasmussen

2nd Overall

3rd Lang and Lit

2nd Music

2nd Science

1st  Art

3rd Math

3rd Economics

2nd Essay

 

Dana Royall

5th Overall

1st Music

1st Science—perfect score

2nd Art

2nd Economics

 

Claire Zehentner

3rd Lang and Lit

3rd Music

2nd Science

3rd Economics

2nd Speech

 

SCHOLASTIC DIVISION:

Rainer Horn

2nd Overall

1st Lang and Lit

1st Music

1st Science

1st Art

3rd Math

1st Economics

 

Matt Tarver

3rd Overall

3rd Science

3rd Art

2nd Math

2nd Essay

 

Joachim Bendixen

5th Overall

1st Math

3rd Speech

1st Interview  perfect score

 

VARSITY DIVISION:

Zach Lewis

5th Overall

3rd Art

2nd Economics

1st Speech  perfect score

1st Interview perfect score

 

Sarah Beth Diller

1st Speech perfect score

3rd Interview