Hillcrest High School’s theater group, One Act, recently competed in district competitions during which several students earned honors. Honorable mentions went to cast members Stephen Ashworth, Josiah Butso, Sophie Degani, Samy Maanani and Morgan Mayberry. All-star distinctions went to cast members Bailey Grimmett, Steven Haspel and Sarah Loman.

Hillcrest High School junior Madeline Sherrington, a lieutenant on the Panaders drill team, recently represented the school during the North Texas Regional Dance Championships. She is the only Hillcrest soloist to ever place in that competition — and this year, she did for the third time. Her most recent performance earned her a spot as first runner-up in lyrical dance.

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