BCHS wins Regional Academic Sweepstakes
Bridge City High School attended the 3A Regional Academic Meet at Blinn College in Brenham on Saturday, April 12. Bridge City had 140 total points to win the sweepstakes trophy. The nearest competitor had 103.5 points. This was an overwhelming lead for a regional competition.
Madison Davis won first place in Editorial Writing. Her coach is Caroline Hennigan.
The mathematics team won first place. Individually, Nick Robertson, first; Randy Dupuis; second, Brett Bertles, fifth; and Stephen Dotson , sixth.
The calculator team was also first. Again Nick, Randy, Brett, and Stephen placed first, second, fifth and sixth. The calculator team turned in the highest region score in the state.
The number sense team placed second. Nick Robertson placed third and Stephen Dotson placed fourth.
The coach for the math events is Faye Parish.
The computer science team of Nick Robertson, Brett Bertles, Randy Dupuis, and Mike Freuden finished second. Individually, Nick Robertson finished second. The computer science team wild carded to state by virtue of having the highest second place team score in all of the regions. The computer science coach is Jamye Martin.
The UIL Academic State Meet will be held in Austin on the University of Texas Campus on Friday and Saturday, May 2 and 3.