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CCHS Academic Team Advances to State Governor's Cup, Finishes 2nd in Region

CCHS Academic Team Advances to State Governor's Cup, Finishes 2nd in Region

Calloway County High School Academic Team will advance to the Governor's Cup state tournament after finishing second overall at the Region 1 KAAC Governor’s Cup competition on February 17th.

The Lakers hosted 16 schools including Ballard Memorial, Caldwell County, Carlisle County, Crittenden County, Fulton County, Graves County, Hickman County, Livingston County, Marshall County, McCracken County, Mayfield Independent, Murray, Paducah Tilghman, St. Mary, and Trigg County High Schools. McCracken County took first place with 55 total points, while the Lakers earned 2nd with 46 points. Murray High and Marshall County rounded out the top four with 9 and 6 points respectively.

Arts and Humanities: 2nd place Maya Munoz, 5th place Nathaniel Fowler

Language Arts: 2nd place Aubrey Naber (ranked 10th in the state), 4th place Kaylee Tharp

Math: 1st place Amber Wu (ranked 1st in the state)

Science: 2nd place Connor Pile

Social Studies: 3rd place Ezra Foote, 4th place Nathaniel Fowler

Composition: 1st place Amber Wu, 3rd place Vayla Carlisle

The Lakers are coached by Erica Gray, Lane Springer, Cassidy McAllister, Margaret Richter, Dan Thompson, and Jayden Morris.

Pictured L to R:

Back row: Aubrey Naber, Aiden Hooper, Tommy Gomez, Sean Williams, Ezra Foote, Nathaniel Fowler

Front row: Elizabeth Lanier, Addi Pervine, Kaylee Tharp, Amber Wu, Maya Munoz.