University Heights Academy’s lower school academic team won first place at the District 17 Governor’s Cup Academic Competition on Saturday, March 4.  Here are the results:

1st place overall

1st place quick recall :


Bottom row, left to right:   Rudra Patel, Ben Bennett, Evelyn Cotthoff, Prit Patel; Top row, left to right:  Luke Humphries, Matthew Couch, Gargi Shah

Written Competition:

1st—Evelyn Cotthoff


3rd—Benjamin Bennett

5th—Gargi Shah


1st—Rudra Patel

3rd—Gargi Shah

Social Studies:  

2nd—Luke Humphries

3rd—Matthew Couch

5th—Prit Patel

Language Arts:    

2nd—Evelyn Cotthoff

Arts & Humanities:     

1st—Luke Humphries

2nd—Matthew Couch


The UHA team also received the Sportsmanship Award.  These students will compete in the regional tournament on Saturday, March 4.

The lower school academic team is coached by Lauren Cotthoff