Salem Hills’ has had two Sterling Scholars move past the first round and are now competing in the state-wide round next week. Andrea Christensen is trying for the FACS scholarship and Brandon Taylor for the Computer Technology scholarship. During region competition, 19 schools were involved and only five contestants were chosen from each category. Both Andrea and Brandon enjoy the career opportunities that each of their categories are providing them. Good luck to both of them as they move on to state next week!
The Salem hills high school wrestling team topped off their season by placing four people in the top six at the state tournament. Derek mangleson 2nd, Dallin Gividen 4th Craig Finelay 6th and Chase Wilson 6th Prior to this year, the Skyhawks had only placed four people in state in there first two years of existence. “Placing four at state this year was a great accomplishment for the team.” Said head coach TJ Brindly. Since the team was consecutively ranked in the top ten in the state it was not easy to do so.