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GMC Prep Literary Team Wins Area Championship - 5th Consecutive Year
For the 5th consecutive year, GMC Prep School’s Literary Team has captured the Area Literary Championship. The competition was held today at First Baptist Church in Milledgeville. The Area 4 Championship is made up of schools in Georgia High School Association Regions 6, 7, and 8; schools competing included Lincoln County High School, Trion High School, Commerce High School, Mount Zion High School, Twiggs County High School, Glascock High School and GMC Prep. After a long day of competition, the GMC Team solidly defeated rival schools with one of our highest scores ever in Region/Area competition.
Team Event Totals:
GMC Prep School – 66 Team Points (Area Champion)
Mount Zion High School – 28 Points (Area Runner Up)
Trion High School – 21 Points (3rd)
Lincoln County High School – 18 Points (4th)
Wyatt Spivey – Area Champion Boys Solo
Regan Thornton – Area Champion Girls Solo
Max Hopkins, Wyatt Spivey, Jim Rowell and Nick Weldon – Area Champion Quartet
Lyssa Blair, Hannah Rice and Annaleah Phillips – Area Champion Trio
Nick Weldon – Area Champion Dramatic Interpretation
Audrey Harris – Area Champion Rhetorical Essay
Sarai Mapp – Area Runner Up Extemporaneous Speaking Domestic Topics
Peyton Mims – Area Runner Up Humorous Interpretation
Sarai Mapp and Dean Kelleher – Area Runner Up Duo Interpretation
Megan Leben – 3rd Place Personal Essay
Andy Watkins – 3rd Place Argumentative Essay
Jack Watkins – 3rd Place Extemporaneous Speaking International Topics
Our Team now moves to the State Championship on March 12th at Wesleyan College in Macon.
Congratulations to our amazing GMC Prep Students on a solid win, and thanks to all of the GMC Family for supporting our students and Fine Arts Programs!