If you would like to have an announcement included in School news, send your news release and any photos to email@example.com.Compiled by Bill KiserLake Norman High Odyssey of the Mind: The team added another honor in late May, finishing fourth in its problem-solving category at the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals in Lansing, Mich.The Lake Norman team, which advanced to the World Finals by winning the North Carolina championship a month earlier, competed against teams from 37 states and 12 countries, including China, Russia, South Korea and Japan.The World Finals were May 22-25 at Michigan State University.Rockford (Mich.) High won the category title, followed by North Atlanta (Ga.) High, Anglo-Chinese Independent School of Singapore, China and Lake Norman.Team members are sophomores Hailey Clark, Cailey Goodway and Patrick McClanahan; junior Tiffany Fuller; and seniors Logan Maloney, Alex Morales and Alex Wynn.Bandys High Senior photos: July 15-16, site to be determined. Details were to be sent to rising seniors the first week of July. Volleyball camp and tryouts: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. July 29-30, gymnasium. Tryouts are scheduled for 8:30 a.m.-noon and 6-8 p.m. Aug. 1; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 2; and 8:30-11:30 a.m. Aug. 3.Lake Norman High PTSO technology upgrade campaign: The school’s Parent-Teacher-Student Organization has launched a fundraising campaign to upgrade equipment in the school’s technology department. Details online at http://iss.schoolwires.com//site/Default.aspx?PageID=41421.South Iredell High Lady Vikings summer softball camp: 9 a.m.-noon July 15-17, school softball field. Open to female players age 8 to rising ninth-graders. Each campers must bring her own glove, bat, cleats, batting helmet with face mask, mouthpiece and sliding attire, as well as water and any medical necessities. Signup fee is $50 per player, camp is limited to 30 players. Registration form available at the school’s website. Information: call 704-807-5123 or 704-437-0791. Lady Vikings youth basketball camp: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 29-31, main gymnasium. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Signup fee is $40 per player, or $35 per player from same family (minimum of two players). Registration forms available at the school’s website.
Monday, Jul. 08, 2013
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