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GMC Prep School's Literary Team wins state championship

(GMC Prep School's Literary Team are the 2017 state champions.)

Georgia Military College (GMC) Prep School’s Literary Team wins the Georgia High School Association’s (GHSA) State Literary Championship for the third year in a row. GMC hosted this event on Saturday, March 18, at their Milledgeville Campus. 41 high schools from around the state competed in the Class A public and private divisions for the championship title. Despite entering the competition with a six event deficit, GMC’s team performed magnificently and won three individual state titles and two state runner up titles which was enough to claim the top team prize.

“We are incredibly proud of all of our GMC literary contestants at both the area and state events and are excited to share another state championship with our school and community,” said Mark Weaver, GMC Prep School’s Fine Arts Director.

The Prep School’s Fine Arts Department has won six state championship titles since 2013. The winners from this year’s state competition are listed below:

State Champion Team – GMC Prep School
State Champion Boys Solo – Wyatt Spivey
State Champion Boys Quartet – Wyatt Spivey, Max Hopkins, Nick Weldon, Jim Rowell
State Champion Duo Interpretation – Max Hopkins and Andy Watkins
State Runner Up Dramatic Interpretation – Sarah Wilson State Runner Up Rhetorical Essay – Tyler Gray