Hallsville brings home UIL academic state championship for first time
Hallsville — Hallsville High School sophomore Colin Lapic has been competing in math competitions since the sixth grade.
His hard work and determination paid off when his school’s team won the Division 4-A University Interscholastic League Academic State Championship in Austin.
It was the first-ever win for Hallsville in the competition.
The school placed first in literary criticism, calculator applications, and mathematics.
“We have put in a lot of hard work and it’s great to see the payoff,” Lapic said.
Math coach Mike Clay said it was “phenomenal” to see the team progress to a state title.
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