HHS Scholastic Bowl

Pictured from left to right: Coach Jessie Rezba, Alex Joffe, Chloe Whalen, Gavin Markoff, Gunnar Tejes, Brock Berg, and Coach Christopher Bachmann.

HERSCHER — The Herscher High School Varsity Scholastic Bowl team placed second in the public school division of the National Academic Quiz Tournaments Small School National Championship on April 24.

A total of 283 students competed in the tournament from 55 public schools and 54 private schools from nine states.

The second place spot marks an improvement from last year, when the team placed fifth in the same tournament.

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