Congratulations to all the band students who auditioned this past Saturday with over 1,000 of the best musicians in the state for a spot in the All-State Band and Orchestra. Emma Manning was selected to the All-Virginia Concert Band on flute and will participate in the event in April in Richmond. Congratulations Emma Manning.
A huge congratulations to the FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team that won the state contest on Saturday, February 16, 2019! The following members will now represent TA FFA at Nationals in October: Shelvin Arey, Paul Craun, Jacob Craun, Matt Williams, Bonnie Rhodes, Rachel Craun and Madison Nelson. A job well done on your victory. We are so proud of you!
The TA Boys' and Girls' Swim Team had ten swimmers compete at the Regional Meet on Friday, February 8, 2019. Grayson Blye qualified in the 50 Freestyle and the Boys' 200 Freestyle Relay of Jack Sellers, Brett Heatwole, Seth Furry and Grayson Blye. He also qualified for the State Swim Meet by swimming a state cut. Also representing TA, were Aldo Heredia, Ally Eberly, Mycala Kiracofe, Ally Adams, Emma Burkholder, and Gillian Hedrick. Overall, everyone swam great and dropped time in their events.
The Forensics team had a great showing at Saturday’s (2/5/19) Regional Tournament, with the Knights finishing second overall. Leading the way were Region Champions Emily Villacrusis in Humorous Interpretation and Ian Phillips in Prose Interpretation. Also medaling were Abby Villacrusis, 2nd in Storytelling, and Ben Neher, 3rd in Extemporaneous Speaking. All four of them advance to the Super Regionals on Saturday, March 2, 2019. Asher Davis and Evan Gillette finished 4th in Humorous Duo and will be alternates for the Super Region. Joe Blanton rounded out the team scoring, placing 6th in Prose. Great job by the entire team!
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