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Thomas Jefferson seniors headed to state girls tennis competition

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Evadne Rodriguez (left) and Thisbe Scholfield-Johnson defeated their opponents from Warrensburg High School Tuesday during the sectional match at TJ. Evadne Rodriguez (left) and Thisbe Scholfield-Johnson defeated their opponents from Warrensburg High School Tuesday during the sectional match at TJ.

NEWS RELEASE ISSUED OCTOBER 17, 2013 BY THE THOMAS JEFFERSON INDEPENDENT DAY SCHOOL

Thomas Jefferson seniors, recently recognized for their outstanding academic performance, are headed to Missouri state girls tennis competition after winning MSHSAA district and sectional championships

They are now on their way to the Class 1 State tournament Oct. 25 and 26 in Springfield. In addition to their prowess on the tennis courts, Evadne and Thisbe are high-achievers academically. Thisbe was recently commended by the National Merit Scholarship program (to three percent of high school students in the nation on PSAT), and Evadne was recently named National Hispanic Scholar (top two percent) by College Board.

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