|PCHS competes in District Quiz Bowl Tournament|
On Tuesday, April 6, the PCHS Quiz Bowl team traveled to Sutherland to compete in the ESU 16 District Quiz Bowl Tournament.
This was a double elimination tournament consisting of 12 teams: Maxwell, Brady, Arthur, Ogallala, North Platte St. Patrick’s, Sutherland, Hyannis, Stapleton, Thedford, Hershey, Perkins County and Paxton.
Perkins County defeated Thedford and Hershey before losing to North Platte St. Patrick’s and Paxton, tieing for fourth place honors.
North Platte St. Pat’s and Paxton ended up going first and second in the tournament, respectively, and earned trips to the State Quiz Bowl Tournament to be held later this month in Holdredge.
Perkins County Quiz Bowl competitors included: Elisa Carlson, Amara Meyer, Erik Hagan, Josh Sexson, Darrell Patten, Max Jones, Danielle Spitz-McCannon, Calla Mailand, Tori Osler and Trevor Lee. The team is coached by Deanne Bishop.