The Lubbock High School Academic Decathlon team placed second at the Academic Decathlon National Finals in Frisco this weekend.
Lubbock ISD said the team broke a school record on the way to the medium school state title and earned the highest score across all divisions to advance to the national meet.
The Westerners previously competed at the national finals in 2002, the school district also said.
Academic Decathlon is an international competition and is considered the most rigorous academic competition for high school students.
The national results can be found found here.
Congratulations to all the students from EverythingLubbock.com!