What a year, Knowledge Bowlers! Thanks for taking the time to come to the annual dessert/awards banquet Wednesday, 3/28, to celebrate our growth and success. We handed out 18 academic letters, 40 service bars that denote each year of involvement in knowledge bowl past the first, and 18 “lamp of knowledge” pins for those just beginning their CHS Knowledge Bowl careers. Wow!
Here’s a quick recap of the season:
- How many members and teams? 58 members made up 5 Varsity and 5 JV teams.
- Our league – Columbia Gorge – including Camas, Stevenson, Columbia Adventist Academy, White Salmon, Union, and Washougal. 15 Varsity and 15 JV teams.
- What are the meets like? Written Round, Oral Rounds, Round Robin Format.
- Our Region – SW WA, ESD 112. 27 Schools with 42 Varsity and 39 JV teams total.
- Knowledge Bowl Statewide – All 9 ESD Regions participate, with 200+ schools involved this year.
- Varsity League – We finished 1st, 3rd, 5th, 6th, and 7th out of 15 4A teams in our league.
- JV League – We finished 1st, 2nd, 3rd , 4th, 5th, , out of the 15 JV teams in our league, out of 39 in region.
- 5 out of 5 JV teams qualified for the JV Regional Tournament: They placed 1st, 3rd, 4th, 6th, and 7th out of 9.
- 5 Varsity teams competed at the 4A Regional Tournament, placing 1st, 2nd, 6th, 7th, and 8th out of 9.
- One Varsity team qualified for state and they took 7th Place in the 4A State tournament, pretty awesome!
Many thanks to the kids for a fine and fun year. Thanks especially to the graduating seniors. We will miss you! And thank you so much to the parents and guardians for supporting our program.