The WHHS Academic Team defeated Great Crossing High School in Georgetown in the opening match of the Commonwealth Academic League on Monday, September 23rd. Hills led 64 to 46 after the written exams and capitalized on that lead by winning 4 of the 5 quick recall rounds.
Top scores on the written exams included Sarah Davidson in language arts, Chinmay Tope, Gabe True, and Carson Smith in social studies, and Smith and Elizabeth Gardenhire in arts/humanities. In math and science, Nikhil Akula and Gabe True had impressive scores on both exams, including the two highest scores in science in over a decade.
In quick recall, notable scores included Gabe True in math and science, Sarah Davidson in language arts, and Carson Smith in language arts and arts and humanities.
Hills hosts Franklin County on Monday, September 30th. Quick recall should start around 5:00. Everyone is invited to attend.