Members of the Mound Westonka High School Quiz Bowl team competed at the 2017 Small School National Championship Tournament April 28-30 in Chicago. MWHS placed 19th out of 96 public school teams.
Participants included sophomore Jacob Berg, junior Kate Ferrell, and seniors Sean Engelhardt, Julius Kowalsky, Carter Matt and Garrett Ryan. All team members contributed to the White Hawks making the playoffs on Saturday, before being eliminated in the second round on Sunday.
“I am so proud of our Quiz Bowl teams,” said advisor Deb Vertnik. “Their sportsmanship and respect toward their opponents in their wins AND their losses was dignified and admirable. They represented Mound Westonka in a manner we can all be proud of!”
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