ALES takes fourth in Governor's Cup

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The Abraham Lincoln Elementary School team brought home the hardware at the Regional Governor's Cup competition March 23 at West Marion. Competing against 17 teams, ALES placed fourth overall and made school history as this has never been accomplished before.


Sydney Pepper, a student at Hodgenville Elementary School, won the arts and humanities assessment. Her coach is Traci Weaver.

The Quick Recall team placed fourth overall. Team members are Gavin Whitehouse, Gabi Faught Biven Turner, Isaiah Pruitt, Mason Lane, Nick Vazquez, Simon Coy, Seth Lawson, Samuel Goff and Victor Helm.

Nick Vazquez placed fifth and Mason Lane placed third in science.

Simon Coy placed third in math.Faught placed third in arts and humanities.

Mason Lane placed fifth in social studies.

Turner placed sixth in arts and humanities out of 22 entries; Coy placed sixth in language arts out of 20 entries; and Helm placed seventh out of 24 in social studies.