Wellington Elementary helped us send off Summer Owens in style this morning. She will hit the courts in San Antonio tomorrow morning in the state tennis tournament. Good luck Summer! We are rooting for you! 🚀🎾🚀
Madison Waters advanced from the Area 1 scholarship interview process today. Her application will now move on to the state level. Congratulations Madison!
Wellington High School One Act Play is going to state for only the second time in school history. The first time was in 1981. Order your state shirt by tomorrow (Tuesday, April 26th) at 2pm by clicking on the link below. https://gogearup.io/wellington-stoap22
There were some beautiful young ladies and future Lady Rockets on the high school stage today. Here are your results from the three pageants held today. Little Miss Wellington 2022 Winner-Perrie Reyna 1st runner up-Alaeja Archie 2nd runner up-Callahan Cantu 3rd runner up-Summer Valles 4th runner up-Claire Mock Junior Miss Wellington 2022 Winner-Ava Kate Inman 1st runner up-Claire Kane 2nd runner up-Myrical Roland 3rd runner up-Ava Peters 4th runner up-Jazlynn Coffee Teen Miss Wellington 2022 Winner-Maggie Tillman 1st runner up-Rilynn Southerland 2nd runner up-Jorgia O’Rear Congratulations to all the girls!
A huge thank you to Angel’s Subs and Sweets, Bawcom’s Supply, and TBerry’s for donating the gift bags for our judges today. These three businesses always support our community. Thank you so much! Join us at 2pm for all three pageants.
Teen Miss Wellington 2021 Harlee Gomez will give her crown away TODAY (Sunday, April 24th) in the high school auditorium. The pageants will start at 2pm with the Teen Miss Wellington followed by Little Miss and Junior Miss. Cost will be $5 at the door and all proceeds will go to scholarships for our graduating seniors!
One act play cast and crew will be pulling into town around 12:30. Sorry for the delay, but these kids have been up since 6am. Their technical rehearsal was at 7am this morning, they performed at 2pm, and awards weren’t announced until after 8pm. Show your support by welcoming them back to town even if you are in your pajamas!
Here is the full list of awards from your state bound one act play today under the direction of Lana Tillman. Please welcome them into town around 11:45 or midnight. We’ll post an exact time when they are close to town. Best Performer/Best Actress-Madi Armstrong All-Star Cast-Hadlee Gomez Honorable Mention All-Star Cast-Summer Neufeld Technical Awards-Dylan Skelton (Stage Manager) & Jacey Clark (Lights) Other cast and crew include: -Brianna Aguero -Israel Acosta -Brandon Cooper -Blaire Forrester -Currie Forrester -Abby Garcia -Harlee Gomez -Cece Granadoz -Jackson Jones -Marcus Lopez -Addy Mock -Christell Melendez -Jaci Porter -Caleb Strickland -Kaseten Welch
For the first time since 1981, Wellington High School One Act Play is going to state! We did it Wellington!!! Awards will be posted soon, but please be watching for a time to welcome home our state advancing play with a police escort!
Here are the final results of the regional academic competition held yesterday on the campus of West Texas A&M University in Canyon. Results were not fully posted until after 3pm today. Congratulations to Madeleine Kane. She placed 3rd in Ready Writing at the UIL Regional Academic meet, earning a place at the State UIL competition in Austin on Friday, May 6. Congratulations also goes to Suzi Lopez. She placed 6th in the Social Studies competition at the UIL Regional Academic meet. She, Nick Self, and Martin Perez placed 2nd as a team and are the state alternate team. 🚀🚀🚀
Blood drive is this Wednesday at the Wellington Ambulance Barn from 3 to 6pm.
Junior Miss Wellington 2021 Hartley Kane will give her crown away TOMORROW (Sunday, April 24th) in the high school auditorium. The pageants will start at 2pm with the Teen Miss Wellington followed by Little Miss and Junior Miss. Cost will be $5 at the door and all proceeds will go to scholarships for our graduating seniors!
The regional one act play contest is today at Randall High School in Amarillo. Contest starts at noon and we are the third play of the day. Go Wellington OAP! 🚀🎭🚀
Little Miss Wellington 2021 Kenlea Martin will give her crown away in two days on Sunday, April 24th in the high school auditorium. The pageants will start at 2pm with the Teen Miss Wellington followed by Little Miss and Junior Miss. Cost will be $5 at the door and all proceeds will go to scholarships for our graduating seniors!
Good luck to the following students who are representing WHS today at the Regional Academic Meet on the campus of WTAMU. Barret Phillips, Accounting; Caleb Weinette, Spelling and Vocabulary; Jordan Nation, Calculator Applications; Jontae Roland, Physics; Martin Perez, Social Studies; Luis Moreno, Spelling and Vocabulary; Nick Self, Current Issues and Events and Social Studies; Suzi Lopez, Social Studies; Marlene Jantes, Spelling and Vocabulary; Madeleine Kane, Ready Writing; Summer Owens, Poetry Interpretation; and Rileigh Henard, Spelling and Vocabulary. Not pictured are Jacey Clark, Accounting, and Addy Mock, Headline Writing. 🚀🚀🚀
Skyrocket baseball is headed to the playoffs!! Get your playoff shirt now featuring the 2022 roster on the back! Orders close Thursday, April 28 @ 2pm. No extras will be ordered. 🚀⚾️🔥 Click on the link below to order. https://gogearup.io/wellington-basepl22
You have another chance to see The Miracle Worker at 2pm TODAY in the high school auditorium. This performance is free of charge and open to the public. You won't want to miss it!
Our Skyrockets put up a fight, but fell to the Clarendon Broncos by a final score of 4 to 6 this afternoon on Senior Night. Pending the outcome of the next few games, Rockets should finish as the district runner-up and second seed in the UIL state baseball playoffs. Thanks for a great season to our seniors Creighton Killian, Marc Ramirez, Antonio Rodriguez, and Kayden Valles. 🚀⚾️🚀
The regional golf tournament is complete and WHS junior Caleb Weinette has advanced to state as an individual! He placed 4th overall in the competition, but advances to state as the 2nd individual medalist. He broke 80 for the first time in a high school golf tournament with a score of 79. Caleb is the son of Gene and Brandi Weinette. Congratulations Caleb! The state golf tournament will be played May 9th and 10th at Lions Municipal Golf Course in Austin. Great season Skyrocket golf! 🚀⛳️🚀
It’s senior night at the ballpark tonight as our Rockets host the Clarendon Broncos in a game that will decide the district champion. Let’s pack the park and cheer loud for the red and white as we honor Kayden Valles, Marc Ramirez, Antonio Rodriguez, and Creighton Killian. You won’t want to miss tonight’s game at 4:30. Share this post with the caption "pack the park Rockets." Also, the home game originally scheduled for this Friday against Kress has been scheduled to next Saturday, April 30th at 11am. Today and April 30th are your last two chances to see Skyrocket baseball at home.