Thirty FHS Latin Students Qualify for State Competition

Frenship_F_Logo_blueThirty Frenship High School Latin Club students are heading to the 2017 State Latin Competition after qualifying at the Area D Latin Competition held Saturday, February 11 at Amarillo High School. Students competed in various events to test their knowledge of Greek and Roman language, literature and culture. FHS competed against five other high school and approximately 250 students participated.

The following Frenship students qualified for the state competition in San Antonio at the end of March.

Level I

Luke Blackmon – Elementary Grammar, Mottoes, Reading Comprehension, Latin Vocabulary

KenLea Frederick – Roman Life, Sight Recitation, Vocal Solo

Camden Lathan – Roman History

Cordell Little – Greek History, Decathlon

Gabi Mallindine – Mythology

Christian Meador – Greek Life & Literature, Ancient Geography, Classical Art, Latin Literature, Girls Costume (Iphigenia)

Katie Tucker – Latin Derivatives, Greek Derivatives


Level II

Emily Bayliss – Roman Life, Sculpture

Nathan Broyles – Greek Life & Literature

Tara Findley – Poetry

Christian Lopez – Ancient Geography, Latin Literature

Haley Mimms – Roman History, Mythology, Greek History, Classical Art, Decathlon

Jowie Patano – Mottoes

Monica Saso – Reading Comprehension, Latin Derivatives, Advanced Grammar

Sara Steelman – Mosaics

Jordyn Wainscott – Greek Derivatives, Watercolor/Pastel

Shania Williams – Latin Vocabulary


Level III

Clara Baker – Ancient Geography, Greek History, Classical Art

Ashton Bayliss – Reading Comprehension (Poetry), Roman Life, Poster

Joel Buford – Advanced Grammar

Katie Chaffin – Polychromatic drawing

Jacob Evans – Models

Katrina Matilac – Roman History, Latin Vocabulary, Decathlon, Mixed Media

Molly Smith – Latin Derivatives

Caleb Starr – Mythology, Mottoes

Lexi Voorhies – Greek Life & Literature, Monochromatic drawing, Oil/Acrylic

Jane Whiting – Greek Derivatives


Level IV

Trisha Bolla – Mythology, Advanced Grammar, Latin Vocabulary, Decathlon

Emma Montague – Roman Life

Reagan Thomas – Greek Life & Literature, Ancient Geography, Mottoes, Sight Recitation


Also, the FHS play “Real Housewives of Mt Olympus,” written by FHS student Reagan Thomas, was awarded first place and advances to the state competition.