Tricounty News

EV-W Knowledge Bowl advances to sections

The EV-W Varsity I Knowledge Bowl team was among six teams from the Small School Division to advance from subsection play Friday in St. Cloud.

The team of Deb Holdvogt, Kirby Knutson, Patrick Latcham, Travis Massicotte, and Erin Salo placed sixth with 84 points. The finish earned them a spot in the section Knowledge Bowl tournament Monday, March 18, at Celebration Church in Sartell.

St. John’s Prep I finished in the top spot, followed by Watertown-Mayer II, St. John’s Prep II, Mayer Lutheran I, Watertown-Mayer I and EV-W I. All six teams will compete at sections for a chance to go to state.

The EV-W Varsity II team of Cody Asfeld, Brandon Faber, Connor Flaschenriem and Austin Gunderson also faired well, finishing eighth with 79 points, just five points out of sixth.

Team results:

1. St. John’s Prep 1 - 115;

2. Watertown-Mayer II - 103.5;

3. St. John’s Prep II - 99.5;

4. Mayer-Lutheran I - 94.5;

5. Watertown-Mayer I - 89;

6. EV-W I - 84;

7. Mayer-Lutheran II - 81;

8. EVW II - 79;

9. Kimball - 77.5;

10. Holdingford - 76;

11. Braham I - 66;

12. Rush City I - 65;

13. Holdingford II - 61.5;

14. Rush City II - 45;

15. Braham II - 43.