University High School (Irvine)

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University High School
University High School logo
School Founded '70
Team Established Reestablished 2009
History
City Irvine, California
Team Colors Navy Blue, Columbia Blue and White
Principal Kevin Astor
Head Coach Christopher Esposito
Associate/Other Head Coach(es)
National Championships None
State Championships None
Regional/County Championships None
Region/County Location Orange County
Highest Finish 25th at California State 2018
School Website http://universityhigh.org/

University High School is a public high school located in Irvine, California. University is in the Irvine Unified School District. Its Academic Decathlon team reached the state finals of the California Academic Decathlon for the first time in 2018.

Performance Chart[edit]

Year Round 1 Score Round 1 Rank Regionals Score Regionals Rank Pre-State Rank State Score State Rank
2018 DNC DNC 41,223.6 5 35 44,179.5 25
2017 DNC DNC 35,288.8 7 DNQ DNQ DNQ
2016 DNC DNC 33,588.8 12 DNQ DNQ DNQ
2015 DNC DNC 37,033.3 8 DNQ DNQ DNQ
2014 DNC DNC 34,146.9 9 DNQ DNQ DNQ

Rosters[edit]

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Alyssa Liang
Charlie Xu
H3
Pranavsai Iddamsetty
S5
S6
Robert Lewis
V8
V9
Amy Zhao
Angela Dong
Alyssa Liang
Lakshmi Kannan
Samadi Karunasundera
Zaina Deaifi
Maxwell Gallardo
Shaina Fraser
Robert Lewis
Amy Zhao
Angela Dong
Yuchen Fan
Ariana Zhu
Eric Nguyen
Vanessa Tian
Jenna Bush
Shaina Fraser
Nithish Azhakappan
Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari
Kyle Chen
Adam Lin
Abhijit Rege
Hamzah Alam
Daniel Simanjuntak
August Carleton
Robert Pan
Ariadne Dimarogonas
H1
H2
H3
S4
S5
S6
V7
V8
V9

Overall Individual Scores[edit]

Updated as of 2018.

Top E-Nationals Scores[edit]

Honors
Place Student Year Score
1 Kyle Chen 2018 7,287.9
2
3
4
5
Scholastic
Place Student Year Score
1
2
3
4
5
Varsity
Place Student Year Score
1
2
3
4
5

Top State Scores[edit]

Honors
Place Student Year Score
1 Kyle Chen 2018 9,121.3
2 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 2018 7,946.9
3 Adam Lin 2018 7,033.9
4
5
Scholastic
Place Student Year Score
1 Hamzah Alam 2018 7,034.0
2 Abhijit Rege 2018 6,468.6
3 Daniel Simanjuntak 2018 6,429.6
4
5
Varsity
Place Student Year Score
1 Ariadne Dimarogonas 2018 6,909.1
2 August Carleton 2018 6,699.6
3 Robert Pan 2018 4,553.0
4
5

Top Regionals Scores[edit]

Honors
Place Student Year Score
1 Kyle Chen 2018 8,656.2
2 Alyssa Liang 2015 8,556.7
3 Winston Chang 1991 8,467.0
4 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 2018 7,815.3
5 Amy Zhao 2017 7,507.4
Scholastic
Place Student Year Score
1 Hamzah Alam 2018 7,253.8
2 Vanessa Tian 2017 5,654.7
3 Abhijit Rege 2018 5,506.0
4 Ariana Zhu 2017 5,479.0
5 Daniel Simanjuntak 2018 5,120.1
Varsity
Place Student Year Score
1 Ariadne Dimarogonas 2018 6,088.6
2 August Carleton 2018 5,903.8
3 Shaina Fraser 2017 5,396.3
4 Nithish Azhakappan 2017 4,421.6
5 Robert Pan 2018 4,042.9

Super Quiz Team Score[edit]

Place Raw Score Adjusted Score Year Competition
1 68/84 4760 2018 Regionals
2 62/84 4340 2018 State
3 46/72 3450 2015 Regionals
4 42/72 3150 2016 Regionals
5 41/72 3075 2017 Regionals

Individual Events[edit]

Art[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Kyle Chen 960 2018 Regionals
1 Kyle Chen 960 2018 Nationals
2 Kyle Chen 880 2018 State
3 Amy Zhao 800 2017 Regionals
4 Angela Dong 780 2017 Regionals
4 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 780 2018 Regionals
5 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 700 2018 State
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Hamzah Alam 660 2018 Regionals
2 Hamzah Alam 560 2018 State
3 Eric Nguyen 520 2017 Regionals
4 Vanessa Tian 440 2017 Regionals
4 Daniel Simanjuntak 440 2018 State
5 Ariana Zhu 360 2017 Regionals
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 August Carleton 500 2018 State
2 Ariadne Dimarogonas 460 2018 Regionals
3 Shaina Fraiser 440 2017 Regionals
3 Ariadne Dimarogonas 440 2018 State
4 August Carleton 420 2018 Regionals
5 Nithish Azhakappan 380 2017 Regionals

Economics[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Charlie Xu 900 2015 Regionals
2 Kyle Chen 880 2018 State
3 Yuchen Fan 860 2017 Regionals
3 Kyle Chen 860 2018 Nationals
4 Angela Dong 820 2017 Regionals
5 Kyle Chen 800 2018 Regionals
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Vanessa Tian 580 2017 Regionals
2 Ariana Zhu 560 2017 Regionals
3 Daniel Simanjuntak 540 2018 Regionals
4 Abhijit Rege 520 2018 Regionals
4 Abhijit Rege 520 2018 State
5 Hamzah Alam 500 2018 State
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Shaina Fraiser 680 2017 Regionals
2 August Carleton 620 2018 State
3 August Carleton 500 2018 Regionals
4 Jenna Bush 480 2017 Regionals
5 Nithish Azhakappan 460 2017 Regionals

Essay[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Amy Zhao 1,000 2016 Regionals
2 Kyle Chen 962 2018 State
3 Kyle Chen 950 2018 Regionals
4 Kyle Chen 905 2018 Nationals
5 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 865 2018 State
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Daniel Simanjuntak 841 2018 State
2 Hamzah Alam 794 2018 State
3 Hamzah Alam 755 2018 Regionals
4 Abhijit Rege 664 2018 State
5 Vanessa Tian 660 2017 Regionals
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Ariadne Dimarogonas 867 2018 State
2 August Carleton 746 2018 State
3 Shaina Fraiser 571 2017 Regionals
4 August Carleton 565 2018 Regionals
5 Robert Pan 533 2018 State

Interview[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Adam Lin 880 2018 Regionals
1 Kyle Chen 880 2018 State
2 Yuchen Fan 746.7 2017 Regionals
3 Amy Zhao 700 2017 Regionals
3 Kyle Chen 700 2018 Regionals
4 Angela Dong 680 2017 Regionals
4 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 680 2018 Regionals
5 Adam Lin 645 2018 State
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Hamzah Alam 985 2018 Regionals
2 Abhijit Rege 935 2018 State
3 Hamzah Alam 890 2018 State
4 Abhijit Rege 785 2018 Regionals
5 Ariana Zhu 770 2017 Regionals
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 August Carleton 925 2018 Regionals
2 Robert Pan 880 2018 Regionals
3 Nithish Azhakappan 870 2017 Regionals
4 Robert Pan 810 2018 State
5 Ariadne Dimaragonas 790 2018 State

Literature[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 960 2018 Regionals
2 Kyle Chen 940 2018 Nationals
3 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 900 2018 State
3 Kyle Chen 900 2018 State
4 Alyssa Liang 880 2016 Regionals
5 Kyle Chen 840 2018 Regionals
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Hamzah Alam 720 2018 Regionals
1 Hamzah Alam 720 2018 State
2 Abhijit Rege 640 2018 State
3 Abhijit Rege 600 2018 Regionals
3 Daniel Simanjuntak 600 2018 State
4 Eric Nguyen 560 2017 Regionals
5 Daniel Simanjuntak 540 2018 Regionals
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Ariadne Dimarogonas 840 2018 State
2 Ariadne Dimarogonas 740 2018 Regionals
3 August Carleton 720 2018 State
4 Shaina Fraiser 680 2017 Regionals
4 August Carleton 680 2018 State
5 Robert Pan 400 2018 Regionals

Mathematics[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Adam Lin 1,000 2018 Regionals
2 Angela Dong 971.4 2017 Regionals
3 Adam Lin 942.9 2018 State
3 Kyle Chen 942.9 2018 Regionals
3 Kyle Chen 942.9 2018 Nationals
4 Alyssa Liang 914.3 2016 Regionals
4 Kyle Chen 914.3 2018 State
5 Amy Zhao 885.7 2017 Regionals
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Abhijit Rege 1,000 2018 Regionals
2 Abhijit Rege 942.9 2018 State
3 Hamzah Alam 857.1 2018 Regionals
4 Hamzah Alam 800 2018 State
5 Pranavsai Iddamsetty 742.9 2015 Regionals
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Ariadne Dimarogonas 828.6 2018 Regionals
2 Ariadne Dimarogonas 657.1 2018 State
3 Robert Pan 628.6 2018 Regionals
3 August Carleton 628.6 2018 State
4 August Carleton 457.1 2018 Regionals
5 Shaina Fraser 428.6 2017 Regionals

Music[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Kyle Chen 880 2018 State
2 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 820 2018 Regionals
3 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 800 2018 State
4 Kyle Chen 760 2018 Regionals
5 Kyle Chen 720 2018 Nationals
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Daniel Simanjuntak 640 2018 State
2 Ariana Zhu 440 2017 Regionals
3 Eric Nguyen 400 2017 Regionals
3 Hamzah Alam 400 2018 Regionals
4 Vanesa Tian 360 2017 Regionals
5 Abhijit Rege 340 2018 State
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Ariadne Dimarogonas 720 2018 State
2 August Carleton 540 2018 State
3 Ariadne Dimarogonas 500 2018 Regionals
4 August Carleton 400 2018 Regionals
5 Robert Pan 300 2018 State

Science[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Kyle Chen 1,000 2018 Nationals
2 Alyssa Liang 980 2016 Regionals
2 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 980 2018 State
2 Kyle Chen 980 2018 State
3 Kyle Chen 900 2018 Regionals
4 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 820 2018 Regionals
5 Amy Zhao 780 2017 Regionals
5 Adam Lin 780 2018 State
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Hamzah Alam 880 2018 State
2 Hamzah Alam 800 2018 Regionals
3 Vanessa Tian 780 2017 Regionals
4 Abhijit Rege 760 2018 State
5 Daniel Simanjuntak 680 2018 State
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 August Carleton 720 2018 State
2 Ariadne Dimarogonas 700 2018 State
3 Robert Lewis 600 2015 Regionals
4 Robert Pan 580 2018 State
5 Ariadne Dimaragonas 480 2018 Regionals
5 August Carleton 480 2018 Regionals

Social Science[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Kyle Chen 980 2018 State
2 Kyle Chen 960 2018 Nationals
3 Alyssa Liang 900 2015 Regionals
3 Kyle Chen 900 2018 Regionals
4 Amy Zhao 880 2017 Regionals
5 Charlie Xu 860 2015 Regionals
5 Daniel Talebzadeh Shoushtari 860 2018 State
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Hamzah Alam 880 2018 State
2 Hamzah Alam 780 2018 Regionals
3 Daniel Simanjuntak 740 2018 State
4 Abhijit Rege 520 2018 State
5 Daniel Simanjuntak 500 2018 Regionals
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 August Carleton 760 2018 State
2 Ariadne Dimarogonas 740 2018 Regionals
3 Shaina Fraiser 700 2017 Regionals
4 Ariadne Dimaragonas 680 2018 State
5 August Carleton 640 2018 Regionals

Speech[edit]

Honors
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Alyssa Liang 980 2015 Regionals
2 Adam Lin 910 2018 Regionals
3 Kyle Chen 903.3 2018 Regionals
4 Kyle Chen 865 2018 State
5 Adam Lin 860 2018 State
Scholastic
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Abhijit Rege 910 2018 Regionals
2 Hamzah Alam 856.7 2018 Regionals
3 Abhijit Rege 806.7 2018 State
4 Daniel Simanjuntak 750 2018 State
5 Ariana Zhu 723.3 2017 Regionals
Varsity
Place Student Score Year Competition
1 Ariadne Dimarogonas 910 2018 Regionals
2 August Carleton 836.7 2018 Regionals
3 Ariadne Dimarogonas 835 2018 State
4 Nithish Azhakappan 793.3 2017 Regionals
5 August Carleton 755 2018 State