The MMHS Ellevés competed at the UVU Invitational Drill Competition at UVU on December 15, 2018. They placed 1st in Kick, 3rd in Hip Hop, 3rd in Military, and 4th in Dance. This was a very competitive competition with most of the top 5A drill teams competing.
Maple Mountain also took four of the five places in the 5A/6A Drill Down. Makiah Staheli won 1st place, Sydnee Winegar won 2nd, Kacey Melton won 3rd place, and Abbie Jackson won 4th place. Congratulations drill team!
Our FBLA club did SO WELL at their Region Competition! These 13 awesome students brought home a total of 34 certificates and medals with their top 5 finishes! MMHS placed 3rd overall behind two chapters who nearly quadrupled their size. What a competitive group; we are so proud! Here is the list of our students and their achievements. Please congratulate them when you see them.
Andrew Lott- 1st place in Sports and Entertainment Marketing, 1st place in Personal Finance, 3rd place in Client Service, and 3rd place in Marketing
Joshua Spackman takes a Business Management class as a concurrent enrollment student though UVU. As part of this class, students are required to write a business plan. Students can enter a competition by submitting a business plan for a $500 cash prize. If they win our school competition, they qualify to compete at UVU against students from other schools for a $1000 cash prize. Joshua Spackman and other students submitted business plans and interviewed like the "Shark Tank" TV show. Joshua won the $500 and will be competing at UVU for the $1000 prize.
The MMHS Ellevés competed in their first competition of the season, The Wasatch Drill Invitational Competition, at Wasatch High School on Saturday, December 1. The Ellevés competed in the Pom, Hip Hop, Military, Dance, and Kick categories.
The Ellevés won 1st place in the Pom category, 1st place in the Hip Hop category, 1st place in the Military category, 1st place in the Dance category, and 1st place in the Kick category. The Ellevés also won the 5A Overall Sweepstakes award. The team was very excited and pleased with their success!
Where do you want to see yourself in five years?
I see myself in SLC teaching philosophy/world religions at a high school and working towards my doctorates degree in philosophy at the University of Utah.
What are your favorite hobbies?
Writing, reading, photography, learning Korean, petting cats and eating rice.
If you could have a conversation with anyone from history, who would it be and what would you ask them?
Valerie Friant and Jentrie Reid have been selected as student athlete "Prep of the Week" honoree's for making the 5A All State drill team recently. Valerie and Jentrie participated in an audition along with many other drill team members throughout the state. Only a select few made it to the final cut as all state members. Jentrie and Valerie are dedicated, outstanding members of our drill team who also excel in the classroom. Congratulations girls and good luck to you and your team the rest of the year!