Eastern Wyoming College Hosts Academic Challenge

Five high school teams from around the state of Wyoming competed at the Wyoming Academic Challenge, hosted by Eastern Wyoming College, Saturday, February 15. The three to five-member teams participated in four rounds of competition and answered questions ranging from current events to mathematics and literature. Schools participating were: Big Horn, Campbell County, Lovell, Riverside, and Sheridan.

First Place was Big Horn with a total of 895 points. Big Horn also won the small school competition.

Second place went to Campbell County with 735 points.

Third place was Sheridan with 585 points.

Plaques and medals were presented to the winning teams and students on the first place team were presented scholarships to attend EWC for the 2014-2015 academic year.

For more information, please contact Becky Lorenz, 307.532.8210.