Paintsville 6th Grade Academic Team as they battled their way to Championship status during the recent 6th Grade Showcase, hosted by Central Elementary. They were a small group that had to fill many testing spots and play quick recall while struggling through illness, but their fighting spirit prevailed. The small, but mighty quick recall team participated in the new KAAC pool play bracket system, completing six rounds of play as undefeated champions! The Tigers finished the day with an overall score of 59.5, twenty-five points ahead of the competition.
Elementary schools participating in Section 38 of the Kentucky Association for Academic Competition on December 5th were: Central, Flat Gap, Highland, Martin Middle, Meade Memorial, Paintsville, Porter and W.R. Castle. The individual results are as follows: