QND's Quiz Bowl team places third in weekend tournament

Posted: Feb. 8, 2013 11:26 am Updated: Mar. 8, 2013 12:15 pm


Quincy Notre Dame High School's Quiz Bowl team placed third in the Mercer County Quiz Bowl Tournament on Saturday in Aledo.

Twenty-four teams competed, with Newman Central placing first and Morrison second.

QND won its first six matches before falling to Newman Central 143-144 in the semifinal round. QND then beat Galva 120-118 to claim the third-place prize.

The Quiz Bowl team also beat Payson on Tuesday 280-140.