The winning Senior High School 2017 Quiz Bowl Team is O’Neill Public! Their coach is Gary Hostert. They are pictured to the right; members include: Spencer Davis, Ehric Strope, Heydon Strope, Jace Stagemeyer, Nathaniel Jennings, and Ezra Bailey-Kelly.
The Runner-Up Senior High School Quiz Bowl Team is Madison High, coached by Robert Fite. They are pictured to the center right. Members include: Annie Romero, Ryan Haskell, G’iovany Ramirez, Mario Esquivel Jr., Esmeralda Tinajero, and Erin Scheffler.
Third place medal winners were Verdigre, coached by Regina Paesl. They are pictured on the bottom right. Their teams members include: Madisen Randa, Emily Knust, Jace Forker, Haylee Klawitter, Alexis Hrbek and Isaac Cook.
Congratulations to O’Neill Public, Madison Public and Verdigre High!
The 2017 ESU 8 Senior High Quiz Bowl competition took place on Wednesday, March 8th in Neligh at the American Legion Hall and at the ESU 8 Main Office. Four rounds of competition took place simultaneously; one at the American Legion Hall and three at the ESU 8 Main office.
Twenty-two (22) teams from schools in the seven counties served by ESU 8 participated in this year’s Senior High School Quiz Bowl. The participating schools are listed below. Each team had at least six (6) members.
The top two teams, O’Neill Public and Madison Public, will go on to represent Educational Service Unit 8 in the Nebraska State ESU Senior High Academic Quiz Bowl! It will be held on Wednesday, April 26th from 1:00 – 5:30pm at the Nebraska Prairie Museum in Holdrege, Nebraska.
Good Luck to O’Neill Public and Madison Public in the State competition!
The twenty-two (22) Senior High Teams that participated in this year’s Quiz Bowl included [Completed Bracket]:
- Battle Creek Senior High
- Chambers Senior High
- Clearwater/Orchard Senior High
- Elgin Public Senior High
- Elkhorn Valley Senior High
- Ewing Senior High
- Lutheran High Northeast
- Madison Senior High
- Neligh-Oakdale Senior High
- Norfolk Catholic Senior High
- Norfolk Senior High
- O’Neill Senior High
- O’Neill St. Mary’s Senior High
- Osmond Community Schools
- Pierce Senior High
- Plainview Senior High
- Pope John XXIII Senior High
- Stanton Senior High
- Stuart Senior High
- Verdigre Senior High
- West Holt Senior High
- Wheeler Central Senior High
Here’s a few other miscellaneous pictures …