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Miller Grove ISD Announces UIL Excellence

Miller Grove ISD had a successful outcome at their Academic District UIL competition, with many students advancing to Regional competition.

The participating students placed as follows:

  • Andi Resendiz(Sr)-6th-Ready Writing
  • Jamilyn Hensley(Fr)-3rd Ready Writing-Adv to Regionals
  • Celeste Robertson(Fr)-5th Editorial Writing
  • Bailee Shipp(Soph)-3rd Feature Writing, 1st Prose-Adv to Regionals
  • Jorja Bessonett(Sr)-1st informative speaking-Adv to Regionals, 4th Ready Writing
  • Michaela Ewasko(Sr)-4th Literary Criticism
  • Jocelyn Helterbrand(Sr)-1st Prose-Adv to Regionals, 6th Literary Criticism
  • Landon Burnett(Fr)-4th Informative Speaking
  • Jolee Fox(Sr)-1st Persuasive Speaking-Adv to Regionals, 1st LD Debate-Adv to Regionals
  • Kavan Smith(Soph)-3rd Persuasive Speaking-Adv to Regionals
  • Jagger Qualls(Jr)-3rd LD Debate-Adv to Regionals, 4th Persuasive Speaking
  • Lainy Burnett(Jr)-2nd Prose-Adv to Regionals
  • Kyli Melton(Soph)-6th Prose
  • Kayti Brignon(Jr)-3rd Prose-Adv to Regionals
  • Addison Stanton(Jr)-4th Prose
  • First Place overall speaking team
  • Second Place literary criticism team
  • One Act Play-4th Place


  • Michaela Ewaszko(Sr) Piano Solo and Ensemble 1 Rating advancing to State in May


  • Two junior high and one high school Robotics teams advanced to state competition on April 10th for high school and April 17th for Junior High
  • JH- Sebastian Tovar(7th), Yahir Santana(7th), Kaden Hiller(7th), Alessandro Alvarez(8th), Blanca Culbertson(8th)
  • High School-Aiden Yudell (Fr), George Back(Fr), Hannah Nalls(Fr)
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Author: Chad Young

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