Latin Convention 2014
Hunter Russell November 24, 2014
The foreign language department held their annual Latin Convention at Central High School on November 22. Bearden, Catholic, Stem, ESK, and Central attended. Members of Central and Bearden’s Latin Club organized the event’s showcase at our school.
2014 Knoxville Latin Convention Placements:
1st place: Lower certamen (Casey Robbins, Ryanna Runyon, Samantha Runyon, Blake Walker, Steven Williams)
3rd place: Upper certamen (Savannah Debord, Hunter Russell, Austin Shepard, Dakoda Sumlin)
3rd place: Lower Latin language (Casey Robbins)
2nd place: Lower Latin language (Steven Williams)
2nd place: 2D Art (Elly Berkan)
2nd place: Skit (Jareth Beeler, Maxwell Blackstock, Kristen Cox, Amber Dodson, Justin Edrosolano, Raquel Flynn, Casey Robbins, Samantha Runyon, Austin Shepard, Steven Williams)
2nd place: Javelin (Jareth Beeler)
1st place: Javelin (Zack Runyon)
2nd place: Room trivia - mythology (Raquel Flynn, Hunter Russell, Austin Shepard, Dakoda Sumlin)
This year's convention was successful and fun thanks to Central volunteering our school. The event helps bring schools together for healthy competition in good spirits and develops foreign language amongst those studying Latin and ancient Roman culture.