BALLINGER- Ballinger Junior High School participated last week in the UIL academic meet in Ozona, Texas. In the school competition Ballinger Junior High placed second. Other remarkable results are the first places by Eighth grader James Rouse in chess, Eighth grader John Nelson in Science II, Sixth grader David McKinnon in Oral Reading, and Seventh grader Zakk Ottmers also in Oral Reading,

2011 UIL Academic meet results

Name Place

School- BJHS 2nd

Chess

Sixth Grade

Paul McDaniel 3rd

Seventh Grade

Hayley Turney 6th

Eighth Grade

James Rouse 1st

Spelling

Sixth Grade

Caitlin Virden 6th

Social Studies

Sixth Grade

David McKinnon 4th

Eighth Grade

Meredith Gray 6th

Science II

Eighth Grade

John Nelson 1st

Josh Jakotowitez 3rd

Ready Writing

Seventh Grade

Zakk Ottmers 2nd

Audrey Brown 3rd

Kaci O'Bryant 4th

Art

Sixth Grade

Paul McDaniel 2nd

Listening

Sixth Grade

Ryon Matschek 3rd

Seventh Grade

Zakk Ottmers 2nd

Peyton Jackson 3rd

Impromptu

Eighth Grade

Mattie Dixon 6th

Ready Writing

Eighth Grade

Tiana Sanchez 6th

Oral Reading

Sixth Grade

David McKinnon 1st

Becca Holden 5th

Seventh Grade

Zakk Ottmers 1st

Drew Crenshaw 6th

Eighth Grade

Loni Rico 2nd

James Rouse 5th

Number Sense

Sixth Grade

Jon Binder 3rd

Jason Elliott 5th

Seventh Grade

Audrey Brown 3rd

Eighth Grade

Layne Halfmann 5th

Music Memory

Sixth Grade

Avery House 4th

Team 3rd

Avery House, Becca Holder, Savanna Stronge and Josh Gilliland

Dictionary Skill

Sixth Grade

Lauren Landers 4th

Seventh Grade

Dakota Boone 5th

Eighth Grade

Esmeralda Gonzalez 6th

Map Graphs and Charts

Sixth Grade

Haley Cullen 4th

Kinley Gray 6th

Seventh Grade

Audrey Brown 6th

Eighth Grade

Tanner Gore 4th

Davis Matschek 6th

Editorial Writing

Seventh Grade

Hannah Heidenheimer 4th

Eighth Grade

Mattie Dixon 5th

Tanner Gore 6th

Mathematics

Sixth Grade

Jon Binder 4th

Kinley Gray 4th

Seventh Grade

Audrey Brown 5th

Eighth Grade

Tiana Sanchez 4th

Modern Oratory

Seventh Grade

Peyton Jackson 5th

Eighth Grade

Josh Jakotowiez 5th