Eastern Wyoming College Hosts Academic Challenge
March 8, 2007
TORRINGTON, WY - Four high school teams from around the state of Wyoming competed at the Wyoming Academic Challenge, hosted by Eastern Wyoming College, Saturday, February 17. The three to four-member teams participated in five rounds of competition and answered questions ranging from current events to mathematics and literature. Schools participating were: Riverside, Cheyenne East, Sheridan and Midwest.
The winning team was from Sheridan with a total of 125 points. The winners included Becky Rapf, Corey Peacock and Jennifer Rogers. Second place went to a team from Cheyenne East who received 122 points. The students on the 2nd place team were Adam Lee, Steven Lerner, and Evan Courtney. Riverside was the third place team with a total score of 106 points. The students on that 3rd place team were David Vanderpool, Brock Snider, and Jonathan Cauffman.
Plaques and medals were presented to the winning teams and students on the first place team were presented scholarships to attend EWC for the 2007-2008 academic year.
For more information, please contact Marilyn Miller at 307.532.8311.