Academic Octathlon Regional Championship

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On Saturday, Katie Ellis and Fred Lewis took eight FHS students to Seven Lakes High School in Katy to compete in the Academic Octathlon Regional Championship. After a full day of non-stop testing and essay writing FHS emerged as the Region II Academic Octathlon Champions with a first place overall finish. Team members won 20 individual medals as FHS surpassed second highest scoring team by over 700 pts. These students have worked tirelessly throughout this school year and are excited to begin studying for next year in hopes of making the Academic Decathlon team.

Team Members
• Adam Boehnke
• Rebecca Throop
• Michael Diamond
• Jude Kehres
• Carly Stuart
• Jason Brickley
• Kyle Massey
• Brennan Gukhool
• Alternate - Audrey Nguyen

Individual Awards
• Adam Boehnke - 1st Place Individual Overall Score (Honors Division), 1st Place Music, 2nd Place Literature, Economics, Social Science, 3rd Place Science
• Jude Kehres - 3rd Place Individual Overall Score (Scholastic Division), 2nd Place Literature, Social Science, 3rd Place Music
• Jason Brickley - 1st Place Individual Overall Score (Varsity Division), 1st Place Literature, Music, Art, Social Science, 3rd Place Essay, Economics
• Brennan Gukhool - 1st Place Economics, 2nd Place Social Science, 3rd Place Literature

Team Awards
• Overall Team Championship - 1st Place
• Super Quiz Relay - 2nd Place

“Please congratulate these students on their outstanding effort and a fantastic ending to their season,” said Fred Lewis Academic Octathlon Sponsor.