AD students shine at Nationals

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Four Friendswood High School Academic Decathlon students participated in the USAD National Competition which also included 15 teams from China and two from England as well as the 40 US teams representing their states. Nationals was held in Madison, Wisconsin, this past weekend. Our students definitely made us proud.

Joachim Bendixen won the gold medals in Art, Interview, Speech.

Hannah Xia won gold in her division of Art.

Daniel Devoll placed third in the nation in Lang and Lit.

Audrey Isaak won the silver medal in Speech.

The coaches of the Academic Decathlon program are Renae Simons, Elizabeth Woodley and Fred Lewis.

Sarah Thomas participated in the National USAD online competition in April.

We are proud to announce that she receive the gold medal in literature and the silver in math.