Week of Sept 17, 2018
Last week of the Six Weeks/Skyward
Senior Panoramic Picture
Items dropped off to students
Patriot Day Celebration
Midland High recognized Patriots’ Day with ceremony at Midland High Flagpole on Tuesday, September 11. The ceremony began at 0800 with the raising of the Stars and Stripes by the MHS AFJROTC Honor Guard to full staff as the Midland High Band played the National Anthem. Upon completion of the National Anthem, the flag was lowered to half-staff as Taps was played. Guest speakers for the ceremony included Federal District Judge David Counts and Mayor Jerry Morales along with the Country Sheriff, Fire Chief, and several police officers representing Midland’s first responders. Dr. Leslie Sparacello closed the ceremony by once again recognizing the importance of the day and thanking the guests for coming.
Seniors creating FAFSA ID's
September 17-19- MHS completing the FSA ID's with seniors.
October 15-18 - MHS completing applications to MC with seniors
Men's Golf Wins in Monohans
Tennis Wins over Odessa
The Midland High tennis team opened District 2-6A play on Tuesday with a convincing 15-4 victory over Odessa High at the Midland High tennis courts. Nine of the matches went to a third-set tiebreaker and MHS won six of them. MHS next plays at Odessa Permian at 4 p.m. Sept. 18.
MIDLAND HIGH DEF. ODESSA HIGH, 15-4
MHS winners listed first unless otherwise noted
1.Tyler Stewart def. Joseph Thomas, 6-0, 6-0; 2. Cole Carriger def. Sebastian Mora, 6-0, 6-4; 3. Nathan Boles def. Juan Diaz, 4-6, 6-1, 10-5; 4. Sean Daugherty def. Greg Andrade, 6-3, 6-4; 5. Ulysses Alvarez, OHS, def. Connor Carriger, 6-7, 7-5, 10-8; 6. Robert Rodriguez def. Joe Alvarado, 6-3, 6-5
1.Carriger-Carriger def. Thomas-Franco, 6-3, 6-2; 2. Boles-Daugherty def. Diaz-Mora, 6-3, 6-4; 3. C. Reece-W.Dworsky def. Alvarez-Moreno, 6-1, 1-6, 10-7
1.Shaquila Sarapao def. Azarre Quezada, 7-5, 6-1; 2. Camille Courtney def. Kaysza Cox, 6-2, 6-2; 3. Harley Daniels, OHS, def. Shannon Hickey, 6-3, 6-3; 4. Laynie Gordon def. Melany Tarrango. 4-6, 6-4, 10-8; 5. Chase Flowers def. Jazmine Arenivas. 6-1, 4-6, 11-9; 6. Shelby Mayhew, OHS, def. Savannah Brown, 6-4, 4-6, 10-5
1.Sarapao-Hickey def. Quezada-Arenivas, 6-2, 3-6, 10-7; 2. Gordon-Flowers, 6-3, 1-6, 10-8; 2. Gordon-Flowers def. Tarrango-Daniels, 6-3, 1-6, 10-8; 3. Mayhew-Lampton, OHS, def. Venegas-Ochoa, 4-6, 6-0, 10-5
Stewart-Courtney def. Andrade-Cox, 6-1, 6-2
Midland High Softball players will be participating in the high school Fall Ball league starting October 4th. Games are played at M.U.G.S. on Thursday nights.
Last Week to Order Shirts
Fall Choir Concert
Mandatory Rehearsal - Monday, 09.17, 4:30-6p @ Bowie PAC. Students may choose to walk, drive, or ride the 9 blocks north on "A" Street to the venue. The rehearsal will end promptly at 6:00p. Students needing transportation home will need to be picked up AT 6:00 at Bowie PAC - "A" Street parking lot. For your child's safety, thank you in advance for your consideration by arriving EARLY to pick your child up.
Fall Concert - Tuesday, 09.18, students meet at 6:00p @ Bowie PAC dressed and ready to go: choir shirt (tucked in), khakis (pants or skirt - no shorts), closed-toe shoes (no sandals or flip-flops).
The concert will begin at 7:00p.
Varsity Tenor-Bass Choir, Varsity Treble Choir, Combined Mixed Choir, and Varsity Singers will be performing selections from the All-Region literature. The Non-Varsity Treble Choir (MFHS girls) will not perform.
Jeff Fentem, Director