Global High places third overall in District 9-3A Academics Spring Meet

Waxahachie Global High students competed virtually in the District 9-3A UIL Academic Spring Meet between March 22-29. Competitors who medaled in first, second, and third place will advance to the Region UIL Academic Championships, which will take place on April 16 and 17 at Stephen F. Austin State University.  

Waxahachie Global High placed third overall with 162 points.  


Copy Editing 

Emily Speelman — 6th 


Feature Writing 

Emily Speelman — 6th 


Spelling and Vocabulary 

Emily Speelman — 1st    

Chloe Baldwin — 2nd  

Naysa Watson — 4th 

Global High Team — 1st  


Social Studies 

Emily Speelman — 2nd 

Global High Team — 1st 


Literary Criticism 

Global High Team — 1st 

Emily Speelman — 2nd 

Ashauntee Fairley — 3rd 

 Melody Wilson — 4th 

Cailen Harvill — 6th  


Prose Interpretation 

Ashauntee Fairley — 1st  


Persuasive Extemporaneous Speaking 

Ashauntee Fairley — 1st  


Lincoln Douglas Debate 

Anthony Alvarado — 4th 



Global High Team — 2nd 


Names in bold will advance to the Region UIL Academic Championships.