On May 2 six students from Yorktown High School traveled to the UIL Region 4 Academic meet at Blinn College in Brenham to compete in the Division 1A contests. The accounting team, consisting of seniors Abigail Lodeweges, Victoria Pena, and Danielle Penn took home first-place gold medals, with Danielle placing second, Victoria placing fourth, and Abigail contributing to the win in eighth place. Junior Paige Milson tied for first place in spelling and vocabulary, also bringing home a gold medal. All four ladies will advance to the UIL State Academic Meet, which will take place on May 20 at the University of Texas campus in Austin.
Read more in this week's edition of Yorktown News-View.