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Fishing Team
Congratulations to Hunter Conatser and Luke Patton for qualifying for the bassmaster national championship June 19-24. They qualified by placing 12th in points on the tournament trail.

York Track
York track participated in the Sub Sectional field events on Tuesday. There are 17 schools in our Subsection. Abi Tate got 1st in the Discus out of 28 Abi got 2nd in the shotput out of 24 Abi is an automatic qualifier in the shotput & discus to compete @ Sectionals. Kaitlin Smith set a new school record in the triple jump at 24 feet 4 inches and got 10th out of 17 schools. Logan Jones got 3rd out of 38 in shotput and is an automatic qualifier for sectionals Bryan Asberry got 6th out of 38 in the shotput and is a at large qualifier for Sectionals Mason Cravens got 5th out of 22 in the triple jump and is a at large qualifier for Sectionals To qualify for Sectionals top 3 places is automatic qualifiers, then next best 6 between the 2 Subsectionals qualify for a total of 12 individuals. Abi, Logan, Bryan, Mason are in top 36 athletes in their respective events for the entire state out of 500 A-AA schools.

Culture Beyond Language
The Spanish and German classes made yarn art as a project. The art is in the vocational building outside of Coach A's room. Make sure to check it out!


Rotary Club 5k Run
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Birthday Bash for Sgt. York Family

The family of Sergeant Alvin C. York was recognized on the World War I Hero's birthday, December 13, 2016 during half-time of the YAI Lady Dragons' basketball game. York family members present were Sgt. York's three surviving children, (front row, left to right) Andrew Jackson (Andy) York, Betsy Ross York Lowery, and George Edward York, seated. Several other third and fourth generation members of the York family were also present. The York Family was also honored with a reception in the YAI Library prior to the game.

May
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 Graduation
May
22
 Finals (22nd-23rd)
May
25
 Grade Card Day
June
5
 Summer School (June 5 - June 15)


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