2016 UIL Academics State Champion Conference A

posted May 27, 2016, 8:27 AM by Joe Cordova   [ updated Jun 6, 2016, 6:26 AM ]

On May 24th & 25th, 2016, eleven KHS students competed in the UIL Academic State Meet in Austin. The Rockcrushers are the 2016 Academic State champions. Knippa dominated the state meet with 134.5 points earning them 1st place over all in the State Meet. The Crushers took the titles in State Champion in the Science & Number Sense Teams and also earned the State Runner-ups in the Math & Spelling Teams.  High School students who participated in Austin
were Dane Stocks, Wes Beltran, Wyatt Barrow, Gage Brown, Mason Adams, Jessica Dong, Jennifer Dong, Bethany Keeney, Candace Suarez, Breelee Neel and Dani Layne. Congratulation to all of our students for a job well done!

Knippa UIL Academic State Results:

Calculator Applications: Dane Stocks, 4th Place;

Informative Speaking: Dani Layne, 5th Place;

Mathematics: Dane Stocks, 3rd Place;

Number Sense: Dane Stocks, 1st Place;

Number Sense: Gage Brown, 6th Place;

Persuasive Speaking: Breelee Neel, 4th Place;

Biology: Wes Beltran, 2nd Place;

Chemistry: Dane Stocks, 1st Place;

Science: Dane Stocks, 1st Place;

Science: Wes Beltran, 2nd Place;

Physics: Dane Stocks, 2nd Place;

Spelling and Vocabulary: Jessica Dong, 2nd Place;

Team Results:

Cross Examination Debate: Knippa HS Team - 3rd Place

Mathematics: Knippa HS Team - 2nd Place

Number Sense: Knippa HS Team - 1st Place

Science: Knippa HS Team - 1st Place

Speech: Knippa HS Team - 2nd Place

Spelling and Vocabulary: Knippa HS Team - 2nd Place