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Varsity to Nationals; JV State Champs

ANKENY, Iowa (April 4, 2019) - The Ankeny High School varsity Quiz Bowl Team is on to nationals after winning the Iowa High School Quiz Bowl Championship.  The team won on the last question against Ames High School.  They broke every quiz bowl school record this year and finished the regular season with a record of 66-5.  The team will represent the state of Iowa at Nationals in Chicago this summer.

 

Junior varsity (JV) captured the State JV Tournament for the second year in a row.  They defeated Valley High School to retain their title.

 

"I am so proud of these students," said Nathan Coombes, Quiz Bowl coach.  "Since the program began five years ago, we've made history by winning a record nine state championships among the different teams."