Congratulations to the TA debate team which finished second overall at the VHSL State Tournament this past weekend! Leading the way was the state champion Policy team of Parker Estes and Emily Howe. The team of Danielle Cave and Ellie Miller were the runners-up in Policy. Gabriela Leija-Hernandez finished 12th in Student Congress. Emily also received the medal for First Speaker in Policy, while Parker earned his second state title in Policy Debate. They finished with a perfect 6 - 0 record at the tournament. Congratulations to Kaelyn Spickler and Allison Miller who also contributed to TA’s historic team achievement!
Congratulations to the FCCLA members who competed April 7-9th in Virginia Beach. Noemi Sosa and Monserrat Sanchez competed in the Focus on Children event and won a gold medal. Jordan Bridges and Tori Moats competed in the Illustrated Talk category and also won a gold medal. Jordan and Tori were also ranked in 2nd place overall and therefore receives the invitation to compete at the national level in Nashville in July. TA FCCLA also received award ribbons for Families First, Career Connection, Financial Fitness, FACTS, Public Relations, Membership, and being a part of the FCCLA Foundation. Congrats to all our FCCLA members on their awards received.
The Turner Ashby Destination Imagination teams did an excellent job representing us at the State tournament on Saturday, April 8 at Atlee High School. The Destination Procrastination team placed 1st in the Structure Challenge - In It Together. Team members are Reilly Breeden, Hannah Hirtriter, Jack Breeden and Logan Breeden. The BGNT team placed 2nd in the Technology Challenge-Show and Tech. Team members are Toby Swortzel, Brooke Moore, Natalie Spruhan, and Grace Pierantoni. Both teams will perform at the Global Finals tournament at the University of Tennessee in May.
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