North Lamar places 2nd in state tournament

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PARIS, TX-- The North Lamar High School academic team recently received their 3A UIL trophy, after placing second at the state tournament.

Seventy-four 3A Academic Teams from across Texas competed at the state meet at the University of Texas, with only Argyle scoring more points than North Lamar.

School officials say this is the highest ranking the school district has ever received.

In addition to the students success. North Lamar's UIL Coach Kristi Hodgkiss was named the National Speech and Debate Coach of the Year.