The young men in the photo competed at TAPPS 2A State Track Meet on Saturday. On the left Trevor Wilson (#957) competed in the 110M Hurdles and took 5th place. Caleb Starnes (#956) on the right, competed in the 100 M Dash and also took 5th place.
Tyler Schmitz, a junior at New Braunfels Christian Academy, was selected to participate at the United States Military Academy - West Point Summer Leaders Experience (SLE) for high school juniors going into their senior year. Being selected means the student meets the profile of an accepted West Point Candidate. The SLE is a fast-paced program of academic classes, military training, physical fitness training and intramural athletics conducted during the first week in June each year. West Point Cadets serve as squad leaders for all aspects of the week-long seminar. Approximately 500 high school juniors are selected to attend the seminar this year from an applicant pool of approximately 6000 students. Tyler is an outstanding student who also recently earned his Eagle Scout Rank through Troop 828 in Bracken.
The NBCA Tennis Team completed District competition on 16 April. NBCA result highlights include:
Travis and Turner Isley - First in District for Boys Doubles Tennis.
Kevin Higgs - Third in District Boys Singles Tennis.
Boys Tennis Team - Second place in District Boys Tennis
NBCA Tennis Team overall - Third place in District.
Congratulations to Charlotte Weston for placing 2nd at the TAPPS State Ready Writing competition at Concordia University on April 6.
-Winning essay is entitled "Beauty in the Darkness."
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students attended the State Conference in Houston, Texas February 27th thru March 2, 2013 where they completed in individual and team contest. May 8th they will travel to Nationals in Orlando, FL to compete in the National Leadership Conference. There will be over 6,000 students attending this contest. Thanks for your prayers for them during state contest and we request continued prayers as they advance to the national level.
Kay Franklin, Advisor and Nita Eckert, Advisor
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