February 27, 2017
Villa Rica High School placed 3rd in Division 1 (large school) at the State Academic Decathlon competition at Berkmar High School this past weekend. The following team members earned individual medals: Devin Hodges (Honors Division)1st in Social Science, 2nd in economics; Brendan Porter (Scholastic Division) 1st in Social Science, 2nd in science, 1st in music, 1st in art, 1st in economics, 1st in literature; Heather Cook (Varsity Division) 2nd, in Interview, Avery Hill (Honors) 3rd in literature. Brendan Porter also earned the overall Points for the Scholastic Division and overall highest score of all contenders in all divisions with an individual score of 7243.7. Congratulations to our VRHS Wildcat Academic Decathlon Team!
Coaches: Cynthia Cox, Russell Bennett, and Sarah Triplett. Team members and alternates Matthew Tosh, A'nia Sims, Kaitlyn Jones, Heather Cook, Caleb Barto, Shelby McGatva, Avery Hill, Brendan Porter, Jason Couch, Vanessa Bagwell, Dakota Cox, Devin Hodges, Amanda Luallen.