Ada Quiz Bowl qualifies for Regionals
Monday, March 11, 2013 6:34 AM
ADA - The Ada High School Quiz Bowl team won the eight team Hardin County Invitational Quiz Bowl Tournament held at Ada High School. Ada opened the competition posting wins over Cory-Rawson, 17-5; Liberty Benton, 16-8; and Kenton, 18-4 before facing Liberty Benton again in the finals.Ada led for much of the second half but Liberty correctly answered the last two questions of the match resulting in a tie score. The Eagles correctly answered three questions in overtime, notching the victory. As this was a double elimination competition, a second championship match was necessary.
The rematch proved to be almost a mirror image of the first. Liberty Benton led much of the match, with Ada down by three questions with only six left. The Bulldogs stormed from behind, correctly answering four of the final six questions.