By KAROLYN GEPHART
The FHS Academic Decathlon are Regional 6A Champions after competing recently at Clear Springs High School.
The FHS faced 30 teams from 6A high schools. FHS won 32 individual medals. The medals included 16 gold medals, 8 silver medals, and 8 bronze medals. The team had six individual Overall Winners.
They now advance to State competition.
The team members are Audrey Isaak, Adrian Boehnke, Sarah Thomas, Aidan Hernandez, Ben Lewis, Thomas Mataro, Benjamin Parker, Nolan King, and Aidan Mattiuzzo.
Alternates include Jaden Walker, Sebastian Gonzalez, and Anushka Jetly.
Honors member Audrey Isaak received first overall and had the top score of the meet. Schlastic member Aidan Hernandez was also first overall.
On Varsity, Benjamin Parker and Honors member Sarah Thomas were both second overall.
Scholastic member Ben Lewis was third overall and Scholastic member Thomas Mataro was fifth overall.
Perfect scores of 1000 were accomplished by Mattiuzzo in Interview, Lewis in Speech and Isaak in Speech.
FHS AD Coaches are Renae Simons, Elizabeth Woodley and Fred Lewis.