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Julie Beckwith

Altamont distinguished itself again at the Alabama Junior Classical League Convention they co-hosted with Samford University, Feb. 24-25, 2017. Altamont Latin students secured 13 state titles, including the coveted certamen championship for the tenth time in the past eleven years. Joining certamen team members James Patterson, Aaron Miller, Jeet Patel, and Kuleen Sasse as state title holders are repeat state mythology bee champion Ajani Salvary, Spencer Skidmore, Lisa Zhu, Asher Desai, John O'Brien, Naren Jetty, James Gregory, Max Renfro, Lucy Pless, and Afra Ashraf.

Complete results are listed below:

State Champions
James Patterson, Aaron Miller, Jeet Patel, and Kuleen Sasse–Certamen Team
Spencer Skidmore – Advanced Customs
Lisa Zhu – Derivatives I
Asher Desai – Advanced Derivatives
John O'Brien – Advanced Geography
Naren Jetty – ½ Grammar
James Patterson (AJCL Proconsul) – Advanced Heptathlon
James Gregory – History I
Max Renfro – History II
Ajani Salvary – Mythology I
Lucy Pless – Advanced Reading
Afra Ashraf – Advanced Vocabulary

Second Places
Audrey Williams – Vocabulary I
Robert Luke – Advanced History
Greyson Parham – Mottoes I
Hampton Walker – Mottoes II
Wei Shiow Fong – Advanced Mottoes
Bay Stackpole – Mythology II
Aaron Miller – Advanced Mythology
William Coleman – Advanced Oratory
Josiah Brock – Heptathlon I
Jack Swanner – Grammar II
Maddie Thomas – Geography II
Zoe Zahariadis – Advanced Essay
Jeet Patel – Advanced Geography
Marge Powell – ½ Customs

Third Places
Ashlynne Wever – Advanced Heptathlon
Tatianna Sanders – History I
James Hoyt – Advanced History
Sri Ponnazhagan – Advanced Mottoes
Paige Beckwith – Mythology II
Chandni Patel – Advanced Mythology
Ariel Dean – ½ Reading
Meghan Goyal – Vocabulary I
Beverly Perkins – Customs I
Catherine Bamford – Advanced Customs
Cameron Kennedy – Advanced Derivatives
Liam Banks – Geography I
Kuleen Sasse – Advanced Grammar

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