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Riverside Jr. High Quiz Bowl team wins third place in state

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Riverside Junior High Quiz Bowl team won third place in state. Pictured are, from left: Front -- Daniel Willis, Jacob Jordan-captain, Sam Meurer. Back -- Dakota White, Kollin Stone, Kent Hill, Grant Mason. Not pictured - Wes Sanders.
(Town Crier photo/Revis Blaylock)
Riverside Junior High Quiz Bowl team won third place in state. The team won first place in Regional qualifying them to go to state in Hot Springs on Saturday, Feb. 26.

They played six games and were only defeated once.

Quiz bowl team members are Jacob Jordan-captain, Daniel Willis, Dakota White, Wes Sanders, Kent Hill, Sam Meurer, Grant Mason, and Kollin Stone. Ms. Brenda Hutcheson is the coach and Scott Dunkerson is the judge. Devon Austin and Erin Jordan are scorekeepers.

"It was a long day of competition and the team did very well," Ms. Hutcheson said.

Jacob Jordan was named to the All Tournament Team in Regional and All Tournament Team in State. To qualify for the All Tournament team a student must average five correct answers per game. Jacob had at least 12 correct answers every game.

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