Scholars Bowl Team Places 2nd at JV Tournament
JV Tournament Scholars Bowl
The Hoxie High School scholars’ bowl team traveled to WaKeeney for a JV Scholars’ Bowl Tournament on Nov. 2. The team consists of three juniors Troy Swint, Adam Heim, and Sadie Reynolds, and three freshmen Elyssa Rucker, Levi Gleason, and Wes Reuber.
The competition was a round-robin tournament made up of eight teams: Oberlin, Stockton, Hays, Oakley, Norton, Ellis, Hill City, and Hoxie. There was a three-way tie for third place between Ellis, Hill City, and Norton. With four wins and three losses, Ellis placed third. Hoxie ended the rounds of competition with five wins and two losses to Hays and Hill City and placed second. Hays had six wins and one loss took the tournament and placed first.
The high scorer was Troy Swint with 230 points. Adam Heim scored 70 points and Elyssa Rucker scored 40 points.
The next high school scholars’ bowl tournament will take place at Oberlin on Nov. 10.