The girls in track who qualified for the Area Meet on April 17 are: Jonae Isaac, Brittany Schantini, Alexis Smith, Patricia Finchum, Breanna Leon, Michaella Ray, Camerin Edmonds, Kaylee Strickland, and Shaycee Blankenship. The boys in track who qualified for the Area meet are: CJ Bryant, Dathan Seymour, Derek Templeman, Jakari Dillard, N'Keal Bailey, James Nash, Devin Swain, Marquis Thomas, Jourdan Blake, Justin Cullum, Mathias Savage, and Michael Bowers. Congratulations! Several Panthers were named to the All District Basketball Teams: Marquis Thomas, MVP; N'Keal Bailey Sixth Man of the Year; Jakari Dillard and David McKinzie, First Team; Fayola Oyatayo, Second Team; Jonas Honea and Dennis Lockman, all district second squad! Congratulations Players! Princeton Powerlifting did well in the boys Regional Meet. Darius Rivera placed first in the 123-pound class lifting a total of 1,000 pounds. Logan Teel finished third in the 220-pound class with a 1301-pound total. Darius will compete in the state meet in Abilene on March 23. Logan will also go as the first alternate for Region 6. Bravo! Four Lady Panthers were named to the All District Basketball Team: Jonae Isaac, Offensive MVP; Corbin Gillespie, Newcomer of the Year; Kaylee Strickland, First Team; and Brooke Campbell, Second Team. Congratulations Ladies!!
Ashleigh Evans wins first place and Connor Owen takes second at the District Golf Meet and they are heading to Regionals! The girls Golf Team and the boys Golf Teams both won 3rd place in the district! The Girls Team members are: Ashleigh Evans, Kailey Marksberry, Michaella Ray, Kaelah Marvin and Raygan Cook. The boys team members are: Connor Owen, Trenton Williams, Jared Carlisle, Jake Bowland and Graham Godwin. Applause Golfers!
In the Area Land Judging Contest the PHS Team ranked 11th in Area V and 4th in District V. Congratulations Chase Seabolt, Brandon Ferguson, Justin England, and William Samargis! FFA students did very well at recent competitions! At Tarlton March 21 Nick Cantey in Entomology ranked 15th out of 193 contestants and Michaela Brown in Equine Judging was 190th out of 895 participants; at West Texas A&M March 22 Nick Cantey in Entomology ranked 3rd out of 50 contestants, Justin England in Land Judging ranked 38th out of 90 contestants, and Michaela Brown in Equine Judging ranked 46th out of 282 contestants; at Clarendon on March 23 Nick Cantey ranked 7th out of 51 contestants, Case Hendrix in Equine Judging ranked 19th out of 204 contestants, Justin England in Land Judging ranked 56th out of 91 contestants, Michaela Brown in Equine judging ranked 56th out of 204 contestants, and Brandon Ferguson in Land Judging ranked 67th out of 91 contestants. Congratulations! The Horse Team of Michaela Brown, Laura Smith, Case Hendix, and Cody Clahoun will compete in area on March 28. Go Team!!
Rosa Hernandez and Darius Rivera were voted as Students of the Month for March! Bravo! Beatriz Beltran and Richard Parelli were selected as Students of the Month for February. Congratulations!! Rosa Hernandez and Juan Castaneda were voted Students of the Month for January! Bravo! Chancey Thompson and Nathan Cofield were chosen Students of the Month for December! Congratulations!! Nancy Millan and Francisco Beltran were voted Students of the Month for November. Bravo! Rachael Mukweyi and Jason Limon were selected as Students of the Month for October. Applause! Danytza Castillo and Taylor "Big T" Jones were chosen September Students of the Month by the PHS Faculty! Congratulations!
PHS Academic Team won 1st place at the district UIL Academic Meet, besting Melissa 622 to 489! The Journalism Team won 1st place, One Act Play took 1st and advances to area, CX Debate took 1st and advanced two teams to state, and 56 students qualified for Regionals! Congratulations to the entire team! Click for results!
PHS JV Tennis Team excels at District! Zach Torres took 1st in boys singles, Bella Rutherford won 1st and Kimmie Lyday won 3rd in girls singles! Applause!! PHS Tennis Team won 2nd at District! Kyle Collins and Kevin Alarcon won 2nd in doubles and advanced to Regionals. In girls doubles, Monica Becker and Avery Hutchinson won 3rd and Jacki Wolf and Erin Koeppen took 4th. In singles, Valen Chapman won 4th in girls and Josh Perkins won 4th in boys.In mixed doubles, Sissy Peters and Chase Beebe earned 3rd and Nellie Largent and Rex Meeks took 4th. Congratulations Team!! At the Trenton tournament Josh Perkins won 1st in boys singles and Nathan Cofield earned 1st in the Consolation Bracket. Bravo!!
PHS Winter Percussion took 1st in their class at the Brewer High School Competition! Bravo! Congratulations to the 83 PHS Band students who earned 84 medals in the UIL Solo & Ensemble Contest February 2 in Celina. Fifty members qualified for State and nine members qualified in two events! Bravo! Click for full results!
The PHS Debate Team qualified nine students for the National Forensic Tournament this summer! Qualifiers are: Tiffany Browne and Juan Castaneda in Policy Debate; the team of Priscilla Ortiz and Paola Martinez and the team of Jon Islas and Kristen Chapa in DUO; Jasmyn Benavides in US Extemp; Erin Burke in Dramatic Interp; and Caleb Roberts in Humorous Interp. Three first alternates also qualified: Rae Mukweyi in Congressional Debate and International Extemp; and the team of Connor Morrison and Madison Hall in DUO. Princeton also won the Top Speech Team Award for the second year in a row and Emily Butris was selected as Student of the Year for the Yellow Rose NFL District, one of 50 national finalists. These debators are headed to the National Tournament in Birmingham, Alabama June 16-21! Congratulations all!!!
Chele Naudin signed for soccer at the University of Central Arkansas, and Diana Mukweyi will run cross country at the University of Southern Arkansas. In football N'Keal Bailey will play at the University of Texas at San Antonio; Taylor "Big T" Jones will compete at the University of Mary Hardin Baylor; and Nick Phillips will continue at West Texas A&M. Alyssa Thompson will play volleyball for Ranger College and Breanna Leon will play at Eastfield College. Congratulations all!
PHS and Clark JHS students can now check-out ebooks 24/7! The books can be read online with an Internet connection or downloaded to be read anywhere, anytime. Download the free Follett Shelf App for your iPad or Android tablet or on your computer, laptop, or netbook go to https://wbb28677.FollettShelf.com. Click on the title above for more directions.