Woodford County High School wrestler Harrison Courtney recently became the fifth wrestler in state history and the second WCHS wrestler to win four state titles. Courtney is also the first to win six regional titles. Courtney's high school wrestling career ended with 249 wins and only fifteen losses ranking ninth all-time nationally. In the team standings, WCHS ranked sixth in the tournament. Other notable finishers were Travis Krauziewicz at third, Trey Gentry at fourth, Mack Logsdon at fifth, and Robert Bracco at seventh.
Middle School Teacher Published
Congratulations to Woodford County Middle School health teacher Jessica Hamilton Hall whose article on alcohol use among Appalachian teens will be published in The American Journal of Health Behavior.
Woodford County High School Band Members Win Awards
Several Woodford County High School marching band members competed the KMEA solo and ensemble festival recently. Receiving Distinguished ratings were Daniel James, solo snare drum; Kelly Corrigan, solo flute; Tayler Bambach, solo flute; Rachel Betts, solo french horn; and students from the school's Percussion Studies class, Percussion Ensemble.