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Olney High School UIL

 

 UIL/TMSCA/Speech-Debate Meet Results

 On Saturday, November 11, Olney, Bellevue, Rider, Petrolia, Nocona, and Henrietta competed

 in the first UIL invitational meet in conjunction with TSMCA. Here are Olney’s results:

 Accounting: Lindsy Piedra - 1st Place

 Jacob Hernandez -2nd Place

 Florivonne Hernandez - 3rd Place

 Alex Castro - 4th Place

 Calculator Applications: Angel Alvarado- 1st Place 12th grade

 Aidyn Bitner- 2nd Place 11th Grade

 Caleb Johnson- 4th Place 11th Grade.

 Jeffry Flores- 1st place 10th Grade

 Sophie Roach- 1st Place 9th Grade

 Braelyn Casteel- 2nd Place 9th Grade

 Darla Castillo- 3rd Place 9th Grade

 OHS- First Place Team (Alvarado, Bitner, Roach, Johnson)

 Current Issues: Ellie Hinson - 2nd Place tie

 Lexi Paul - 4th Place tie

 Ben Norris, Moira Watkins, Foster Sullivan also competed

 Literary Criticism: Sophie Roach - 2nd Place

 Peyton Valdez - 3rd Place

 Seth Nash - 5th Place

 Mathematics: Angel Alvarado- 1st Place 12th Grade

 Peyton Valdez- 2nd Place 12th Grade

 Ellie Hinson- 5th Place 12th Grade

 Aidyn Bitner- 2nd Place 11th Grade

 Caleb Johnson- 4th Place 11th Grade

 Jeffry Flores- 1st Place 10th Grade

 Adrian Gonzalez- 2nd Place 10th Grade

 Brason Brock- 5th Place 10th Grade

 Sophie Roach- 1st Place 9th Grade

 Braelyn Casteel- 2nd Place 9th Grade

 Colby Johnson- 3rd Place 9th Grade

 Darla Castillo- 4th Place 9th Grade

 Jaxxon Laurent- 5th Place 9th Grade

 OHS- 1st Place Team (Alvarado, Bitner, Valdez, Johnson)

 Number Sense: Angel Alvarado- 2nd Place 12th Grade

 Peyton Valdez- 3rd Place 12th Grade

 Aidyn Bitner- 1st place 11th Grade

 Caleb Johnson- 3rd Place 11th Grade

 Adrian Gonzalez- 2nd Place 10th Grade

 Morgan Simmons- 4th Place 10th Grade

 Jeffry Flores- 5th Place 10th Grade

 Sophie Roach- 1st Place 9th Grade Colby Johnson- 2nd Place 9th Grade

 Jaxxon Laurent- 3rd Place 9th Grade

 OHS- 1st Place Team (Bitner, Alvarado, Roach, Valdez)

 Science: Peyton Valdez- 4th Place 12th Grade

 Angel Alvarado- 5th Place 12th Grade

 Aidyn Bitner- 6th Place 11th Grade

 Colby Johnson- 2nd Place 9th Grade

 Jaxxon Laurent- 3rd Place 9th Grade

 OHS- 3rd Place Team (Valdez, Johnson, Bitner, Johnson)

 Social Studies: Allison House - 2nd Place

 Jacob Hernandez - Tie 3rd Place

 Ben Baran - Tie 3rd Place

 Spelling: Ben Norris - 6th Place

 Brason Brock, Bladimer Ramiariz, Emily Marquez, Brianna Gallindo also competed

 Informative Speaking: 1st Place: Morgan Simmons

 2nd Place: Joselyn Marquez

 4th Place: Ava Stewart

 Persuasive Speaking: 1st Place: Sawyer Edgington

 CX Debate: 1st Place: Allie Barrington and Joselyn Marquez

 2nd Place: Maddox Johnson and Foster Sullivan

 LD Debate: 2nd Place: Sawyer Edgington

 Congratulations to these hard-working kids!

 

 

 

 

State Qualifiers for Congress!

Congress

Allie Barrington (senior), Morgan Simmons (sophomore), and Ava Stewart (freshman) competed at the UIL Regional Congress meet in Wichita Falls on Monday, Nov. 13. Morgan placed 1st, Allie placed 2nd, and Ava placed third. These three students will now advance to the State UIL Congress Meet on the UT Austin campus on January 10. If any of these students advance to day two of the competition, they will debate at the State Capitol building on January 11. 

 

 

UIL/TMSCA Meet 

Please join us on November 11, 2023, for a UIL tournament (excluding: journalism, prose, poetry, hands-on computer science, and Congress) in conjunction with TMSCA in Olney. TMSCA will use Tournament Test 4 and run on the TMSCA testing schedule (all mathematics and science events). Academics will use 3rd party materials from Hexco with written tests for accounting, current events, social studies, literary criticism, and spelling. UIL topics for LD and CX debate will be used and UIL rules will be followed. Entries will be on Tabroom for speech and debate.

Contact the following if you have any questions: 

              Sherry Livingston (HS Academics:  slivingston@olneyisd.net) 

               Lani Caffey(HS Speech/Debate: Icaffey@olneyisd.net)

               Courtney Hantz (HS TMSCA: chantz@olneyisd.net)

               Olney HS  940-564-5637

 We hope to see you in November!

Speech Registration

http://olneyuil.tabroom.com

UIL Registration

Tentative schedule: November 11, 2023, TMSCA/ UIL/Speech/Debate Invitational meet

 

Website: http://www.olneyisd.net

 

3rd place State Mathematics3rd Place State Mathematics

3rd place State Number Sense3rd place State Number Sense

 

2023 State UIL Results 

 

Ten (10) OHS students traveled to the University of Texas in Austin on Tuesday, May 16, to compete in the State UIL contests held on Wednesday, May 17 through Thursday, May 18. These ten (10) students represent 1st place teams of Calculator Applications, Computer Science, and Mathematics. They are also part of the 2nd place Number Sense team who will be going as the Wildcard. Two students will be advancing as individuals in Lit Crit and Informative Speaking. Great day to be a Cub!

 

Calculator Applications:  5th place team at State Coached by Courtney Hantz

Katelynn Bailey - 8th place at State

Jennifer Martinez -11th place at State

Angel Alvarado - 20th Place at State

Aidyn Bitner - 22nd Place at State


 

Computer Science: 5th Place team at State Coached by Sabrina Laurent

Aidyn Bitner - 10th Place at State 

Caleb Johnson - 16th Place at State 

Angel Alvarado - 18th Place at State 

Liher Del Rio Martinez - 19th Place at State 

 

Literary Criticism:  Coached by Kathy Harper

Richard Walp - 14th at State

 

Mathematics: 3rd Place Team at State  Coached by Courtney Hantz

Angel Alvarado - 6th Place at State 

Thanyathon Tueanwiradet - 8th Place at State

 Aidyn Bitner -9th Place at State 

Jennifer Martinez -10th Place at State
 

Number Sense:  3rd Place Team at State Coached by Greg Roach

Angel Alvarado -  7th Place at State

Aidyn Bitner - 9th Place at State

Peyton Valdez -10th Place at State

Katelynn Bailey - 18th Place at State

 

Informative Speaking:    Coached by Ari Livingston Bernhardt

Adelade Edgington - 4th place at State

Congratulations to all!

 

 

Regional UIL

Regional UIL Results -- Overall Sweepstakes Regional Runner-up

 

Thirty-three (33) OHS students traveled to Grayson College in Denison on Thursday, April 20, to compete in the Regional UIL contests held on Friday, April 21, and Saturday, April 22. Olney finished 2nd out of 52 teams as the Regional Runner-up with a total of 225 points. Olney was only 44 points behind 1st place Lindsay and was 33 points ahead of 3rd place Muenster.  Out of the students competing, ten (10) will advance to State in Austin on May 16-18. These ten (10) students represent 1st place teams of Calculator Applications, Computer Science, and Mathematics. They are also part of the 2nd place Number Sense team who will be going as the Wildcard. Two students will be advancing as individuals in Lit Crit and Informative Speaking. Speech team placed 3rd out of 13 teams. Great day to be a Cub!

 

Accounting: 4th Place Team out of 8 teams (Cooper Lane, Florivonne Hernandez, Bladimir Ramirez, Nataley Kelly) They competed against 35 students. Coached by Sherry Livingston

 

Cooper Lane - 7th Place 

Bladimir Ramirez - 15th Place

Florivonne Hernandez -16th Place 

Nataley Kelly - 29th Place

 

Calculator Applications: 1st Place Team out of 9 teams  (Jennifer Martinez, Angel Alvarado, Aidyn Bitner, Katelynn Bailey, Jeffry Flores) Advancing to State  They competed against 41 students. Coached by Courtney Hantz

 

Katelynn Bailey - 3rd Place State Qualifier

Angel Alvarado - 4th Place 

Jennifer Martinez - 5th Place

Aidyn Bitner - 6th Place

Jeffry Flores - 8th Place 

 

Computer Science: 1st Place Team  out of 7 teams (Aidyn Bitner, Angel Alvarado, Caleb Johnson, Liher Del Rio Martinez) Advancing to State They competed against 43 students.  Coached by Sabrina Laurent

 

Aidyn Bitner - 2nd Place State Qualifier

Angel Alvarado - 9th Place

Liher Del Rio Martinez - 10th Place

Caleb Johnson - 12th Place 






 

Current Issues: 2nd Runner-up out of 9 teams (Moira Watkins, Ellie Hinson, Hallie Cuba, Ben Norris)   They competed against 43 students. Coached by Sherry Livingston

 

Ellie Hinson - 4th Place State Alternate

Moira Watkins - 9th Place 

Hallie Cuba - 35th Place

Ben Norris - 40th Place



 

Literary Criticism: 2nd Place Team out of 9 teams (Richard Walp, Jennifer Martinez, Aidyn Bitner, Seth Nash) They competed against 40 students.  Coached by Kathy Harper

 

Richard Walp - 2nd Place State Qualifier

Jennifer Martinez - 6th Place 

Aidyn Bitner - 19th Place

Seth Nash - 29th Place

 

Mathematics: 1st Place Team out of 9 teams (Angel Alvarado, Jennifer Martinez, Aidyn Bitner, Thanyathon Tueanwiradet) Advancing to State  They competed against 40 students.  Coached by Courtney Hantz

 

Jennifer Martinez - 2nd Place State Qualifier

Thanyathon Tueanwiradet - 3rd Place State Qualifier

Angel Alvarado - 4th Place

 Aidyn Bitner - 6th Place 



 

Number Sense: 2nd Place Team out of 9 teams (Aidyn Bitner, Katelynn Bailey, Angel Alvarado, Peyton Valdez) Advancing to State as Wildcard  They competed against 48 students. Coached by Greg Roach

 

Katelynn Bailey -  3rd Place State Qualifier

Aidyn Bitner - 5th Place

Angel Alvarado -  11th Place 

Peyton Valdez -14th Place 






 

Science: 2nd Runner-up out of 9 teams (Peyton Valdez, Jennifer Martinez, Angel Alvarado, Liher Del Rio Martinez) They competed against 52 students.   Coached by Sabrina Laurent

 

Peyton Valdez - 7th Place-- Biology 2nd

Jennifer Martinez - 24th Place

Angel Alvarado - 30th Place

Liher Del Rio Martinez - 42nd Place



 

Social Studies: 5th place team out of 9 teams (Allison House, Justin Simmons, Jacob Hernandez, Peyton Elliott)  They competed against 40 students. Coached by Sherry Livingston

 

Allison House - 11th Place 

Justin Simmons - 14th Place 

Jacob Hernandez - 30th Place

Peyton Elliott - 37th Place



 

Spelling: 4th Place team out of 8 teams (Lindsy Piedra, Ben Norris, Richard Walp, Brianna Gallindo)   They competed against 38 students. Coached by Kathy Harper

 

Lindsy Piedra - 7th Place

Ben Norris - 13th Place 

Brianna Galindo - 18th Place

Richard Walp - 20th Place

 

Headline Writing: Coached by Mindi Kimbro

 

Richard Walp - 4th Place State Alternate


 

Informative Speaking:    Coached by Ari Livingston

 

Adelade Edgington - 1st Place State Qualifier

Joselyn Marquez -  4th Place State Alternate

Morgan Simmons - 5th Place State Alternate


 

LD Debate:    Coached by Ari Livingston

 

Lauren Pham - 7th Place

Joselyn Marquez - 15th Place

Other students who competed but did not place in Regional events include: Adelade Edgington in Prose, Allie Barrington in Poetry, Sawyer Edgington and Rodolfo Arce in Persuasive Speaking, and Ryan Conder in News Writing.  

 

Congratulations to all!


District UIL Competitors
 

District UIL Champions

 

Forty-six (46) OHS students traveled to Archer City on Friday, March 24, and Monday, March 27 to compete in the District UIL contests. Olney finished 1st with a total of 754.5 points out of 1645 points awarded.  Other competing schools include Archer City -- 2nd place, Seymour -- 3rd place, Petrolia -- 4th place, Windthorst -- 4th place, and Nocona -- 5th place.  Out of the students competing, thirty-three (33) will advance to Regional on April 21-22. Regional contest will be held at Grayson College in Dennison, Texas. Great day to be a Cub!

Regional UIL Qualifiers

 

Accounting: 1st Place Team (Cooper Lane, Florivonne Hernandez, Bladimir Ramirez, Nataley Kelly) Advancing to Regional  Coached by Sherry Livingston

Cooper Lane - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Florivonne Hernandez - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier

Bladimir Ramirez - 5th Place

 

Calculator Applications: 1st Place Team  (Jennifer Martinez, Angel Alvarado, Aidyn Bitner, Katelynn Bailey, Jeffry Flores) Advancing to Regional  Coached by Courtney Hantz

Jennifer Martinez- 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Katelynn Bailey - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier

Angel Alvarado - 3rdPlace Regional Qualifier

Aidyn Bitner - 4th Place tie

Jeffry Flores - 4th Place tie

 

Computer Science: 1st Place Team (Aidyn Bitner, Angel Alvarado, Caleb Johnson, Liher Del Rio Martinez, Rodolfo Arce) Advancing to Regional   Coached by Sabrina Laurent

Aidyn Bitner - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Angel Alvarado - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier

Caleb Johnson - 4th Place tie

Liher Del Rio Martinez - 6th  Place

 

Current Issues: 1st Place Team (Moira Watkins, Ellie Hinson, Hallie Cuba, Ben Norris) Advancing to Regional    Coached by Sherry Livingston

Ellie Hinson - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Moira Watkins - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier


 

Literary Criticism: 1st Place Team (Richard Walp, Jennifer Martinez, Aidyn Bitner, Seth Nash) Advancing to Regional   Coached by Kathy Harper

Richard Walp - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Jennifer Martinez - 3rdPlace Regional Qualifier

Aidyn Bitner -  4th Place

Seth Nash - 6th Place

 

Mathematics: 1st Place Team (Angel Alvarado, Jennifer Martinez, Aidyn Bitner, Thanyathon Tueanwiradet) Advancing to Regional    Coached by Courtney Hantz

Jennifer Martinez - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Aidyn Bitner - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier

Angel Alvarado - 3rd Place Regional Qualifier

Peyton Valdez - 4th Place

Thanyathon Tueanwiradet - 5th Place

Katelynn Bailey  - 6th Place

 

Number Sense: 1st Place Team (Aidyn Bitner, Katelynn Bailey, Angel Alvarado, Peyton Valdez) Advancing to Regional    Coached by Greg Roach

 

Aidyn Bitner - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Katelynn Bailey -  2nd Place Regional Qualifier

Angel Alvarado -  3rd Place Regional Qualifier

Peyton Valdez - 5th Place tie

 

Ready Writing:    Coached by Kathy Harper (Richard Walp, Allison House, Rodolfo Arce)

Richard Walp - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Allison House - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier

 

Science: 1st Place Team (Peyton Valdez, Jennifer Martinez, Angel Alvarado, Liher Del Rio Martinez) Advancing to Regional    Coached by Sabrina Laurent

Peyton Valdez - 1st Place Overall Regional Qualifier

Peyton Valdez - 1st Place Chemistry (tie)


 

Social Studies: 1st Place team (Allison House, Justin Simmons, Jacob Hernandez, Peyton Elliott) Advancing to Regional    Coached by Sherry Livingston

Allison House - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Justin Simmons - 4th Place 


 

Spelling: 1st Place Team (Lindsy Piedra, Ben Norris, Richard Walp, Brianna Gallindo) Advancing to Regional    Coached by Kathy Harper

Lindsy Piedra - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier

Ben Norris - 3rd Place Regional Qualifier

Richard Walp - 5th Place


 

Copy Editing:    Coached by Mindi Kimbro ( Eva Ekberg, Richard Walp, Ben Norris)

Richard Walp - 4th Place

 

Editorials:     Coached by Mindi Kimbro (Abby Guerra, Ryan Conder, Cate Rodriguez)

Ryan Conder - 6th Place

 

Feature Writing: Coached by Mindi Kimbro (Cheyenne Slattery, Jaylee Bowers, Taaron Scrogum)

Cheyenne Slattery - 5th Place

Taaron Scrogum - 6th Place

 

Headline Writing: Coached by Mindi Kimbro (Eva Ekberg, Cheyenne Slattery, Richard Walp)

Richard Walp - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier

 

News Writing: Coached by Mindi Kimbro (Tate Gibson, Ryan Conder, Abby Guerra)

Ryan Conder -  2nd Place Regional Qualifier

Abby Guerra - 6th Place

 

Informative Speaking:    Coached by Ari Livingston

Adelade Edgington - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

Joselyn Marquez - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier

Morgan Simmons - 3rd Place Regional Qualifier

 

Persuasive Speaking:    Coached by Ari Livingston

Rodolfo Arce - 1st place Regional Qualifier

Sawyer Edgington - 3rd Place Regional Qualifier

 

CX Debate:    Coached by Ari Livingston

Adelade Edgington/Allie Barrington - Advanced to State

Rodolfo Arce/Aidyn Bitner - Advanced to State

 

LD Debate:    Coached by Ari Livingston

Lauren Pham-1st Place Regional Qualifier

Joselyn Marquez - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier

Anay Santibanez - 4th place Regional Alternate

 

Prose:  Coached by Jasmine Carty

Adelade Edgington - 1st Place Regional Qualifier

 

Poetry:   Coached by Jasmine Carty

Allie Barrington - 2nd Place Regional Qualifier
 

Overall point totals

1st place     Olney                 754.50

2nd place    Archer City         395.00

3rd place     Seymour            249.50

4th place     Petrolia                97.00

5th place     Windthorst           87.00

6th place     Nocona                62.00

 

Speech Points:

Olney           160   Overall winner

Archer City    75

Seymour        28

Petrolia          20

Windthorst       8

Nocona            0