2024 Education Magazine

Excellence In Education Lincoln Daily News January 2024 Page 33 Finally, the hard work from the previous contests paid off on December 9 when the Agronomy team traveled to The University of Pictured students are (L-R)Dean Martin, Alec Martin, Issac Pulliam, and Scout Tschantz at the University of Illinois State Contest. Illinois to compete in the State Contest. They competed against 50 other agronomy teams across the state of Illinois. Overall, the team placed fifth with Dean Martin being our high individual placing eleventh. Other members included Alec Martin, Scout Tschantz, and Isaac Pulliam. “We had a great agronomy season with very hard working students. The kids learned a great deal throughout the course of the semester, and their dedication and extra hours have certainly paid off,” Mr. Allen stated. Article by: Linda Smith, MPHS Instructional Coach