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Wimberley HS Students Compete in UIL Academic Meet - Place 2nd Overall

March 29, 2021

The Wimberley High School UIL Academic team competed at the District 28-4A Meet on March 26-27. WHS students qualified for 21 spots at regionals by finishing in the top-three of their events. In addition, two teams qualified by finishing first. In all, WHS finished in 2nd place at the meet, just 31 points behind first place Boerne HS. Of note, junior Carson Ramsey placed in six events, qualifying for regionals in all six and senior Jackson Delhagen placed in seven events, qualifying for regionals in four of them. The following students/teams placed at the meet: (regional qualifiers in BOLD)

Current Issues
Quinton Mendoza - 1st
Jackson Delhagen - 2nd
Cameron Waida - 4th
Copy Editing
Carson Ramsey  -2nd
Jackson Delhagen - 3rd
Computer Science
Tony Diehl - 4th
Liam McLemore - 5th
Editorial Writing
Carson Ramsey - 2nd
Jackson Delhagen - 4th 
Feature Writing
Carson Ramsey - 1st
Jackson Delhagen - 5th
Headline Writing
Jackson Delhagen - 1st
Carson Ramsey - 3rd
Informative Speaking
Elysia Becken - 3rd
Daniel Morgan - 4th
Kathryn McKinney - 6th
Lincoln Douglas Debate
Josh Bober - 3rd
Literary Criticism
Kathryn McKinney - 4th
Lea Martin - 6th
News Writing
Carson Ramsey - 2nd
Number Sense
Ava Armstrong - 4th
Persuasive Speaking
Jack Garrett - 1st
Jackson Delhagen - 2nd
Poetry Interpretation
Elysia Becken - 1st
Eveleigh Jennings - 2nd
Logan Brookshier - 3rd
Prose Interpretation
Azula Hunter Thiam - 5th
Sarah Rickert - 6th
Ready Writing
Elysia Becken - 3rd
Eveleigh Jennings - 5th
Azula Hunter-Thiam - 6th
Ava Armstrong - 2nd
Thomas Watson - 5th
Social Studies
Quinton Mendoza - 1st
Tillman Martinez - 2nd
Jackson Delhagen - 4th
Natalie Smith - 6th
Spelling and Vocabulary
Carson Ramsey - 2nd
Team Competitions
Current Issues - 1st
Computer Science - 2nd
Journalism - 1st (cumulative scoring - individual events at regionals only)
Literary Criticism - 2nd
Science - 2nd
Social Studies - 1st
Speech - 1st (cumulative scoring - individual events at regionals only)
The Wimberley HS UIL Academic Coordinator is Kyla Brookshier-DeLeon.