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GAC Literary Team Named GHSA 5A State Champions
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GAC Literary Team Named GHSA 5A State Champions

Amazing news from GAC! Our team was named the GHSA 5A Literary State Champions on March 18, 2023. This is a huge accomplishment and we couldn't be prouder of our team's hard work and dedication. 

Congratulations to our individual state champions, Emma Denton, for her first place win in Argumentative Essay, and Sydney Barbour for her first place win in the Female Solo category. We are also thrilled to recognize Rebekah Mason, selected as state runner-up in Humorous Literary Interpretation. We can't wait to see what our talented students will accomplish next!

Literary Team Final Individual Results


Argumentative – Emma Denton, Region and State Champion

Literary Analysis – Sophia Nguyen, Region Champion and State 3rd place

Personal – Mia Carlton, Region Runner-up and State 4th place

Extemporaneous Speaking

International – Nathan Johnson, Region Champion

Domestic – Sariyah Williams, Region Champion


Female Solo – Sydney Barbour, Region and State Champion

Male Solo – Guanhan Liu, Region Champion

Trio – Malia Campos, Lorelei Osborne, Laila Washington, Region Champion and State 4th place

Quartet – Aiden Daniels, Jayden Holland, Guanhan Liu, and Thomas Hawkes, Region Champion and State 3rd place

Literary Interpretation

Dramatic – Nicholas Nandlal-Smith, Region Champion

Humorous – Rebekah Mason, Region Champion and State Runner-up

Duo – Ryann May and Valentina Delgado, Region Champion

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