Chavez Academic Decathlon Team Finishes 3rd

Posted by Community Relations Department on 12/18/2013

The Academic Decathlon team finished 3rd in the Phoenix Union Academic Decathlon scrimmage, November 22-23.  Chavez was the top finisher among the 12 Phoenix Union schools with 37,551 points, just behind Boulder Creek and Westwood.  The scrimmage was expanded to 19 schools and 400 students this year as teams prepare for the Regional competition at the end of January.  Chavez had two students medal overall in their respective divisions. Mikail Uddin was third overall in the Scholastic Division with 6,725.  Amanda Canez was second overall in the Varsity Division, scoring 6,391.  Chavez had 13 students medal, and had three other students score over 6,000 points-Abraham Hernandez, Marissa Black and Cristian Buelna.