SFHS Book Club Holds Mock Hunger Games

Allison Hallam

On Monday January 24, 2011, the Spanish Fork High School Book Club held a Mock Hunger Games activity after school. After reading the book series of the same name, the Book Club conceived their own version of the Hunger Games. The “Games” were a combination of fun and competitive activities from hop-scotch and sword fights to blowing up balloons and Twister. Each player faced different obstacles, wherein they would battle for the win in the last and final test – a game of Twister. The winner of the 2011 Mock Hunger Games was Paige [Insert Last Name].

SFHS DECA, Association of Marketing Students, Do Well at Competition

Matthew Christiansen

Recently, the DECA Club of Spanish Fork High School made their school proud. Tanner Holt placed first in the Sports Marketing competition and the rocking tag team of Austin Vincent and Kathne Madsen honored our school with another finalist medal and highest test score award. This year, SFHS DECA chapter has had an increase in membership and is having a great deal of success! As shown by their outstanding showmanship and business skills, it is fair to say that the prestigious Spanish Fork DECA is doing well.

SFHS Swim Team Glides Through Region Swim Meet

Tanner Holt and Max Turner

This past weekend the Spanish Fork Swim team participated at the region swim meet in Uintah. The team’s hard work was seen not only by many members cutting significant amounts of time off their races, but placing second overall in region. Along with taking second, many swimmers qualified for state in their individual races. Jesse Roberts took the gold medal for Spanish Fork in the 100 yard freestyle swimming a 49:49. While, Colten Christensen swam well, dropping in his 200 yard freestyle time to a 1:58.

Juniors Are Represented with a Plethora of Joy!

Sarah Nelson

Last week was junior week at Spanish Fork High School: which included
a fun activity every day. On Tuesday to kick of the week everyone received
a bottle of bubbles because you're never too old to enjoy the magic of
blowing bubbles! Also on Tuesday the juniors got out for lunch 10
minutes earlier than the rest of us; which Ashley Voss said was
"freaking Awesome! The best part of junior week!"
Wednesday was a little more contingent upon the rest of the student
body; it was "high-five a junior" day. It created an even friendlier,

SFHS Participates in Theatre Conference

Jared Tuckett

The Spanish Fork High School Theatre Department was able to participate in the Utah Theatre Association Conference last week. The conference was held at Dixie State College in St George, Utah. The students attending were able to go to theatre workshops, watch plays, and shows performed by Off the Cuff Improv, and Aerial Angels. The guest artists for the conference were Jason Danieley and Marin Mazzie, the stars of the Broadway show Next to Normal. They conducted workshops and performed a show for the students. The keynote speaker was Cary Trivanovich, a pantomime entertainer.