Congratulations to the MHS Academic Decathlon team! After weeks of long Thursday nights practicing, they competed in the State competition in February and took home the state championship.

In the Varsity division, Jamison Crabb tied for Gold in Math, Braxton Derringer took home Gold in Science, and Megan Johnson had an outstanding performance, winning Gold in 9 out of 10 subjects and Gold overall in the Varsity division.

In the Scholastic division, Alex Wolfe won Gold in Math, while Lexi Watkins took home Gold in Science and tied with Angelo Gee for Gold in Literature.

In the Honors division, Emma Heacock earned Gold medals in Art, Literature, Math, and Music, and took home Gold overall in the Honors division, while Campbell Cox won Gold medals in both Economics and Science.

Congratulations to all members of the team, and a huge thank you to those who have volunteered their time to help out so far this season.

For more information, text or call Caleb Hughes at 812.727.4316 or email