DCA gained district win in Governor’s Cup competition

Published 4:55 pm Monday, February 18, 2019


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Danville Christian Academy students participating at the Governor’s Cup Competition, front row, from left, Brycen Montgomery, Emoree Martin, Beckett Martin, Catherine Bushnell, Miley Francis, Melina Wilkinson; back row, Samuel Fielder, MaKala Sizemore, Cole Dadisman, Grace Meyer, and Coach Samantha Underwood.

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Danville Christian Academy (DCA) participated in the Governor’s Cup competition held Saturday, Feb. 9. These amazing kids had a great day competing in Elementary Governor’s Cup for the first time in school history.

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DCA earned its first ever district win in a Quick Recall match. Six students placed in the written assessments, and DCA students also received the Sportsmanship Award. Coach Samantha Underwood responded to the day with the following statement. “We are so proud of these kids for their hard work, effort, and attitude. They represented DCA well. The future is as bright.”

Written Assessments: Arts & Humanities – Emoree Martin, first place; Social Studies – John Hockersmith, first place; Science – Brycen Montgomery, second place; Science – Cole Dadisman, fifth place; Composition – Miley Francis, fifth place; Language Arts – Catherine Bushnell, fifth place.