Baptist Prep Upper School Junior High Quiz Bowl Team participated in the Morrilton January Jamboree, Saturday, January 9th with 101 junior high & high school teams in attendance. Captained by Austin Crook, he was joined by 9th graders: Elizabeth Byrd, Tom Cornwell, Lucas Ellis, Ryan Jones, and Cooper Parks, and 7th graders: Parker Roberts, Brayden Sullivan, Alex Swindle, and Jacob Yates.
Playing round-robin in the morning matches, Baptist Prep beat North Little Rock, Morrilton, and Lake Hamilton.
Seeded second after lunch and playing single elimination, we beat Morrilton and Lake Hamilton once again, loosing only to 7A Conway's all 9th grade team.
We came away with the second place trophy and Austin was recognized as the the third highest individual scorer of the tournament! Congratulations Jr. High Quiz Bowl.