Pictured are: Seth Wier, second place, rhetorical essay; John West, third place, domestic extemporaneous speaking; Emily Dixon, first place, international extemporaneous speaking and fourth place, oral interpretation - dramatic; Oliver Yant and Samuel Bruhn, fifth place, oral interpretation - humorous duo; and Christina Kato, Julianna Watson (first place, girls solo) and Tyla Joseph, first place, girls trio.
The results of the THS Literary Team's performance at Area 1-AA competition on Saturday, March 3rd, at Irwin County High School in Ocilla, GA are listed below. First Place Recipients: Emily Dixon- International Extemporaneous Speaking Julianna Watson- Girls Solo Tyla Joseph, Christina Kato, Julianna Watson- Girls Trio
2nd Place Recipient: Seth Wier- Rhetorial Essay
3rd Place Recipient: John West- Domestic Extemporaneous Speaking
4th Place Recipient: Emily Dixon- Dramatic Interpretation- Oral Performance
5th Place Recipient: Samuel Bruhn and Oliver Yant- Humorous Duo- Oral Performance
The students competed against Berrien, Bryan, Early, Fitzgerald, Jeff Davis, Metter, Toombs, and Vidalia school systems. Thank you to Mr. Aston Bryant for working so diligently with the students competing in the musical areas of the contest!
The team finished 3rd overall in the Area competition, and our 1st place recipients are eligible to compete at the State Literary Meet on Saturday, March 17th at Veterans High School just south of Warner Robins, GA.