BCSD Beta clubs have strong showings at state convention
Published Monday, February 12, 2018
Three Berkeley County School District Schools had strong showings at the South Carolina Beta Club Convention in Myrtle Beach over the weekend.
The Berkeley High School Beta Club took home several team awards, but the most impressive was the team's talent show win for the third straight year.
Berkeley High School's Beta Club showed up at this year's convention in Myrtle Beach with more than 100 students. VIEW VIDEO
Goose Creek High School's Beta Club members claimed several individual awards, and the club was also recognized for increasing participation with the Gold Key Award.
Goose Creek High School's Beta Club took home 22 awards from the weekend convention.
The Stratford High School Beta Club also had a strong showing with 14 members attending the convention and nine awards to celebrate at the end of the weekend.
Though a much smaller team, the Stratford Beta Club took home first place in the scavenger hunt.
All students with wins at the convention qualify to compete in the national competition in June in Savannah.
Breakdown of awards/recognitions
Berkeley High School Beta Club
Five Premiere Performers - Mary Neely Jones, Logan Ponce, Kailey Swiney, Shelby McCutchen and Lily Graham
2nd Place 10th Grade ELA: Kylie Coldren
1st Place 10th Grade Math: Katelyn Thorne Math
2nd Place 10th Grade Spanish: Sebastian Lopez
1st Place 12th Grade Spanish: Usiel Tinoco-Hernandez
2nd Place On-site Colored Pencil: Grace Marker
2nd Place On-site Acrylic Paint: Kelsie Dean
3rd Place Watercolor: Kelsie Dean
1st Place - Club Trading Pin
3rd Place - Campaign Skit
3rd Place - Show Choir
1st Place - Group Talent (3rd year in a row)
Goose Creek High School Beta Club
Gold Key Award for increased participation
1st Place Mixed Media: Kara Hamilton
1st Place Recycled Art: Lewis Lee
1st Place Drawing: Marchaila Singletary
2nd Place Group Talent: Greer Arcomona, Meleana Cabales, Christian Castell, Taylor Rawlinson, Jeramiah Macaspac, Madeline Biron, Arnise Wright, Karen De Guzman, Iris Salvador, Me'Doña Summers, Caitlin Harrison, Ashley Poyner, Megan Bryant, Tyrell Hudlin, Christina DuBois, Da'Niya Shaw, Kennedie Mock
3rd Place Character Skit: Sahmaya Busby, Andrea De La Concha, Ashley DuBois, Megan Klebe, Jalen Miller
2nd Place Division 1 Creative Writing: Lauren James
1st Place Division 1 Poetry: Madeline Flynn
1st Place Fresh Look at Beta: Sahmaya Busby, Ashley Poyner, Veronica Espinal, Megan Klebe
3rd Place Division 1 9th Grade Language Arts: Sahmaya Busby
1st Place Division 1 10th Grade Language Arts: Lauren James
1st Place Division 1 9th Grade Science: Caleb Doan
1st Place Division 1 10th Grade Science: Madeline Flynn
1st Place Division 1 9th Grade Social Studies: Ashley Poyner
1st Place Division 1 9th Grade Spanish: Veronica Espinal
1st Place Division 2 11th Grade Agriculture: Da'Niya Shaw
3rd Place Division 2 12th Grade Agriculture: Megan Bryant
2nd Place Division 2 11th Grade Language Arts: Greer Arcomona
3rd Place Division 2 12th Grade Language Arts: Lauren Reynolds
3rd Place Division 2 12th Grade Social Studies: Christopher Shumard
2nd Place Division 2 11th Grade Spanish: Andrea De La Concha
3rd Place Division 2 Speech: Kendall Vorhis
Stratford High School Beta Club
3rd Place Division 1 9th Grade Andrew Neuroth
2nd Place Division 2 12 Grade Science: Ryan Singer
2nd Place Division 2 12th Grade Social Studies: Victoria Fischer
3rd Place Division 2 12th Grade Spanish: Ashley Rojas
3rd Place Special Talent: Ryan Singer
2nd Place Advertising Design: Isabelle Dojan, Ashley Rojas, Katie Yacu, Tania Yacu
2nd Place Banner: Colette O'Neill
2nd Place Scrapbook: Led by Historian Kaitlyn Evensen
1st Place Spotlight on Service: Katie Yacu
1st Place Scavenger Hunt: Michael Hunt, Cheska Pascual, Kaitlyn Evensen, Ryan Singer, Isabelle Dojan, Andrew Neuroth