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Kirtland Central High School was celebrating more than student excellence during last week’s 120th Day Count Assembly. The school rewarded student quality by presenting certificates, but it didn’t stop there, it also made sure their hard work was noticed beyond the classroom and celebrated by their peers. And their peers responded with loud noise.
The Math Department selected students who improved their technical writing and challenged themselves, working until problems were solved: Colton Warner (9th grade), Crimson West (10th grade), Jaben Haws (11th grade), and Zachary Burrell (12th grade).
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UPDATE: Team Russell won the Skyhawk Remix Game, 37 to 34 (Team rosters below). Also, the audience voted for Hanna Begay and Kaden Nelson as their most valuable players. Great celebration!
Newcomb High School will hold a celebration game between the Newcomb Lady Skyhawks and the Newcomb Skyhawks to congratulate their basketball teams on making the state tournament. The Honorary Officials for the Skyhawk Remix Game are Ben Tensay, CCSD Athletic Director - Head Official, and Videna Silvers - Newcomb Substitute Teacher - Official. The event will include audience voting on the MVP of the Game. During halftime of the game, the state wrestling qualifiers will be honored: match 1, Jawaun Charles vs Tyler Howe, match 2, Shaundale Davis vs Sheridan Staley. Admission is free.
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Not only was there a great crowd and perfect weather, there was plenty of local pride. The streets were lined with signs, ribbons, confetti, and the flash of smart phones. Everywhere you looked, people cheered.
That was the scene today during the Parade of Champions, an event organized by the Central Consolidated School District (CCSD) to honor this year's competing scholars and athletes, and their success in local and state competitions.
The floats represented many events, ranging from science fairs to state basketball tournaments.
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The Central Consolidated School District will hold a parade honoring this year's competing scholars and athletes on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in Shiprock.
The parade is open to the public and starts at 10 a.m.
Our school teams in several floats will be joined by representatives from the school board and district.
The parade will begin at Shiprock High School and march to the Shiprock Chapter House.
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Update: The Lady Chieftains won the 4A finals by defeating Hope Christian 47-42.
Earlier today, Shiprock High School’s Lady Chieftains played an exciting game against Robertson High School. Shiprock won the game 61-56 in overtime and are now headed to the 4A finals.
“It was a pretty close game, but our defense was outstanding and it made the difference,” said Coach Larenson Henderson right after the game.
The Lady Chieftains will take on Hope Christian in the 2017 U.S. Bank State Basketball Championships - Class 4A - Girls tournament.
Photos courtesy of Curtis Ray Benally.