Alex Academic team members Dustin Tolson, Cooper Shebester, Kade Bauman and DarlaAnn Pettijohn participated in an Academic Meet held at the University of Oklahoma in Norman on April 18.
Alex TSA qualifies for Nationals
Alex Technology Students of America (TSA) Tech Bowl team took second place in the state Tech Bowl competition on April 8, 2015, qualifying them to compete at Nationals. The team placed as follows:
Communication Challenge: 3rd and 4th Go Green Manufacturing: 2nd Inventions and Innovations: 6th Manufacturing Prototype: 3rd Oklahoma T-Shirt Design: 1st and 10th Promotional Graphics: 4th and 5th Graphic Design: 1st and 2nd Technology Bowl Written Test: 1st Technology Bowl Oral: 2nd Projects Fair: 3rd Water Infrastructure: 2nd
Good job, Longhorns!
Baseball takes on Ninnekah at home
Brycen Otey (left) makes a play from second base and Danyon Snyder (right) catches the pop fly for an out from centerfield during the Alex Jr. High baseball game against Ninnekah on
Above, Brayden Tanner gets the out at first and, below, Tony Williams tries to make a play at second base against the Ninnekah Owls. Longhorn High School Baseball also played Ninnekah on April 17.
Geography students put new spin on "Food Pyramid"
Works of ancient (edible) art: A lesson in Mr. Byrne's geography class inspired Samantha Underwood (left) to construct a pyramid from sugar cubes and brown sugar. Maria Guzman (right) made her own pyramid from rice.
Fundraiser: Lady Longhorn High School Basketball will wait tables for tips at the Feedlot on Friday, April 24. Get out there and support a good cause!
Amber Otey, newly named 2015-2016 Lady Longhorn Head Basketball Coach, announced that the team is now selling these "super awesome" teeshirts with the logo "Small Town Team-Living a Big Dream." The shirts are produced by WingT's on super soft cotton with or without glitter for $22. To order, get in touch with Mrs. Otey or a member of the girls basketball team.
Girls Basketball held a bake sale on Saturday, April 11, 2015, and raised over $2000 for High School and Jr. High team activities.
Longhorn sports teams continue Spring competitions
Left, Paige Luna makes an incredible backwards catch during the Alex vs. AmPo Slow Pitch Softball game on Friday, April 10. Right, Jacob Otey competes in the High School open 400-meter run at the Elgin Track Meet, also held on April 10.
Kylie Baxter and Maddlyne Morris handoff the baton in the 800-meter relay at the Elgin Track Meet where the Longhorn High School and Jr. High track teams competed on April 10.