For Immediate Release:
March 26, 2012
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Wakefield Takes Fourth at the Scholastic Bowl State Finals
The Wakefield High School Scholastic Bowl team earned a fourth place finish at the Virginia High School League’s Scholastic Bowl state championship on February 25 at the College of William and Mary.
The varsity team, including senior Rasheeq Ahmed, and juniors Julie Ryland, Brandon Corts, Sam Matzner, and Alec Jackson, won the National District championship by sweeping all seven of its games in early February.
Scholastic Bowl is a competition that tests students’ knowledge of English, math, science, social studies and miscellaneous areas like current events, entertainment, the arts and sports.