Seven middle schools competed in the district 8AA UIL contest hosted by Early Middle School on December 5, 2008. San Saba Sixth graders who competed were Jantzen Bell, Shelby Butler, Marissa Coffman, Julian Coronado, Drew Daniel, AJ Gamboa, Brianna Gonzales, Andrea Jimenez, Luis Macias, Benito Martinez, McKenna Maxcey, Hailey Osbourn, Cody Phelps, Bryon Riggs, Leigh Riggs, Britney Rixse, Rubi Rojas, Shae Scott, Ridge Smith, Joy Trujillo, Jeremy Vaughn, Garrett Welch, and Emiliano Zapata. Seventh graders competing were Marissa Anaya, Kaylie Braja, Elizabeth Bryant, Allison Christian, Cosme Diaz, Mikayla Eden, Kolton Ellis, Wesley Gates, Joely Haverland, Kristen Isham, Morgan Jimenez, Ashton Krueger, Allison Nettleship, Nickie Ortiz, Dylan Rosales, Candace Saldivar, Jennifer Watkins, Jordan Watson, and Geryn Young. Eighth graders competing were Sean Argote, Karlee Cromer, Joanna Crosby, Abby Dellis, Taylor Duffy, Nicole Furr, Ana Karen Guerro, Kolton Haverland, McKenzie Hibler, Jeffery Hoyt, Ethan Ingram, Kayla Kutin, Joe Lindsey, Jarrett Mathis, Alexa Maxcey, Hector Paez, Dusty Parum, Kristen Reynolds, Savanah Rios, Katie Ross, Lane Schultz, Jared Steger, Luis Vega, and Heather Wilcox.
The final district results for San Saba students are:
Editorial Writing 8, 1st, Joannah Crosby, 6th Kayla Kutin; Ready Writing 6, 2nd, Hailey Osbourn, 3rd, Andrea Jimenez; Ready Writing 7, 1st, Nikki Ortiz; Ready Writing 8, 1st, Joannah Crosby; Science 11, 5th, Jared Steger; Mathematics 7, 4th, Jordan Watson, 6th, Jennifer Watson; Mathematics 8, 5th, Joannah Crosby; Dictionary Skills 7, 1st, Nikki Ortiz, 3rd, Morgan Jimenez, 4th, Mikayla Eden; Dictionary Skills 8, 4th, Heather Wilcox; Art 6, 4th, Benito Martinez; Art Team 6, 3rd, Shelby Butler, Benito Martinez, Hailey Osbourn, Leigh Riggs; Art 7, 6th, Ashton Krueger; Maps, Graphs, & Charts 7, 3rd, Wesley Gates; Listening Skills 6, 2nd, Rubi Rojas; Listening Skills 8, 4th, Joe Lindsey; Spelling 7, 1st, Nikki Ortiz, 6th, Jennifer Watkins; Spelling 8, 3rd, Heather Wilcox, 5th, Joannah Crosby; Social Studies 6, 3rd, Jantzen Bell, 6th, Rubi Rojas; Social Studies 7, 6th, Wesley Gates.