The Bertrand Junior High Quiz Bowl team had a great day at the Alma Quiz Bowl Meet on Tuesday, March 12, 2020. The tournament began as pool play and then concluded with the top two teams from each pool participating in the championship rounds. Bertrand’s pool included Franklin, Southern Valley, and Wilcox-Hildreth.
They first faced off against Wilcox-Hildreth and won 60 to 15. Second, they won a very close match 30 to 25 against Franklin. In their final match of pool play, the opponent was Southern Valley. They dominated during this match with a final score of 95 to 15. They came out of pool play ranked first in the pool. The championship match was played against Alma. Bertrand tied the match up when the final toss-up question was answered correctly. The team was able to secure the win by answering the bonus correctly! It was definitely a very exciting day for the team. Many team members contributed to the success!