Good morning Talawanda, today is Monday September 26th, 2016
If you are interested in being a Senior Helper for this year’s PRIDE day, please pick up an application in Room 301. You must be approved before becoming a volunteer, and the due date for this form is this Friday.
Attention all students! FCA, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, will be meeting Wednesday, right after school, in room 220. Daniel Wetzel will be sharing with us this week. Bring a friend and hope to see you there!
Attention Current NHS Members: Please meet in Ms. Alfonsi’s room immediately after school TODAY to make plans for tapping. If you have another commitment, please see Ms. Alfonsi during the school day.
Results are in from the District Land Evaluation Competition held last Thursday near Hillsboro Ohio. The Talawanda FFA sent two teams to the competition, and we are happy to report that both teams have qualified to advance on to the State Finals in two weeks. The Urban Judging team finished 2nd / 15 teams! Individuals in the event were Cody Kiefer who finished 1st high individual, AJ Schwab who was 2nd high individual, Joseph Copeland 7th, Austin Lake 9th, Dakota Kiefer 15th, and Michael Schwab 19th. All six of our team finished in the top quarter of the total individuals. GREAT JOB. The rural Judging team also finished – 2nd out of 20 teams! Individuals in the event were Spencer Crauder 2nd high individual, Jacob Schlichter 7th, Brandon Eschenbrenner 10th, Peyton Weekley 11th, Eliza Jones 16th, and Ben Eichler 23rd. All six of these FFAers finished in the top 20% of the contest. Good luck to Cody, AJ, Joseph, Austin, Spencer, Jacob, Brandon, and Peyton at the State Finals in two weeks. GO AGGIES.
Only one birthday for today: Noah Staton turning 15
Home Games for Today: Girls JV Tennis vs. William Henry Harrison at 4, Boys JV and Varsity Soccer vs. Middletown, JV playing at 5 while Varsity plays at 7
Talawanda Cross Country ran at Harrison Saturday and held their own against a strong field that included key SWOC competitors. Girls took 7th overall, with Personal Best performances from Awesome Asya Walsh, Zoe “More” Moore, and Super Shayla Allen. The boys’ team took 8th overall and had Personal Bests from Dylan “Gettin’ It Done” Shumway, Alex BadBoy Bowie, Quinn Mountain Man Kissell, and Connor the Great Woodin. Great job, Running Braves!
The JV Boys Soccer team shut out the Badin Rams Saturday scoring 6 and allowing none. Dallas Josey, Jasper Ralinovsky, Tristan Fontaine, & Wallace Kelly all scored. Another clean sheet for Ben Marks and Tom Winkler in goal. Come on out and support your Braves Kickers tonight vs. Middletown and Thursday vs league rival Edgewood. GO BRAVES SOCCER!
The Talawanda Varsity Football team had a great game edging Little Miami 45-44 last week. Amongst all players in the win, quarterback Logan Kamphaus is a nominee for WCPO Channel 9’s Player of the week! He is currently leading the vote out of 13 players across Cincinnati! Vote for him now on wcpo.com
Have a great day Talawanda!