Exceptional Students

Matchwits

Congratulations to the Peyton High School Matchwits team on their excellent season! On 3/12 and 3/13. PHS Matchwits competed at the State Knowledge Bowl Championships at CSU.  There are approximately 180 teams 1A-5A in the state of Colorado.  The top 60 get invited to the State Championships.  The teams have the opportunity to compete for a classification state championship, as well as for the Governor’s Cup, which is the final competition among the top three point totals.  The Governor’s Cup is open to all 5 classifications.   The Panthers finished with 190 total points, which was good enough for 6th overall!  With the 190 points, they were crowned 2A State Champions! 
Please congratulate the following students on their achievement-

Seniors- Stephanie Mooty, Kyle Mooty, Andrew Hendricks, and Matthew Garnhart

Juniors- Anna Nast, Mikhala Miller, Leigha Kuster, and
Catherine Hendricks

Freshmen- Gracie Carrelo


Letter of Intent Signing 

Congratulations to Kaylee Kearse!  She signed her Letter of Intent on 4/12 to attend the University of Wyoming to compete in both cross country and track for the Cowgirls!  Well done Kaylee!


Scholarships

Senior student Kyle Mooty has been selected as a semifinalist for the National Merit Scholarship, which only includes 15,000 students nationwide!  Of those 15,000, 7,500 will be selected to receive the scholarship.  Final results will be available in May, congratulations and best of luck to Kyle!

Congratulations to senior Shian Hanks on being elected as a recipient of the Daniels Scholarship.  This award is giving to students in the four state region of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.  Well done Shian!

 


Basketball Honors

On Friday April 6th, Peyton High School had three athletes participate in the 2A/3A Southern Colorado Basketball Classic at UCCS.  The following athletes were selected by Black Forest League coaches to compete in the All Star game and Three Point Shooting Contest. Shelby Miller and Shian Hanks competed in the Three Point Shooting Contest. Skylar Botos competed for the Blue Team in the All Star Classic.

Congratulations to the PJHS Boy’s Basketball team on their undefeated record and CCAL Championship!


Music Honors

Coming Soon!!


Junior High Wrestling

Congratulations to the PJHS Wrestling Team on their CCAL League and Tournament Championship!  The team went undefeated in all league dual meets.