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MVHS Academic Decathlon Team Places 4th in AZ Academic Decathlon Regional Tournament

 IMAGE: MVHS Academic Decathlon Team  Congratulations to the Academic Decathlon Team who placed 4th in the 36th annual Division III Arizona Academic Decathlon Regional Tournament on February 1-2, 2020. The team competed against 14 other schools in 10 events, 3 judged by judges, and 7 written tests all focused on the curriculum theme “In Sickness and in Health; An Exploration of Illness and Wellness.” 

This outstanding academic performance at the Regional Tournament has advanced the Mountain View High School team to the 2020 Arizona Academic Decathlon State Competition to be held on March 6 and 7, 2020. The competition will be at Hamilton High School in Chandler. 

The Academic Decathlon winning team consisted of members: Devin Ackermann, Trevor Chrismer, Jose Cocio, Victoria King, Brody Knutson, Sydney Reinert, Ashley Rigg, Leilani Serbousek, Lydia Snyder.   

Individual medals were won by the following students:​

Lydia Snyder

    -Gold in Literature

Sydney Reinert

    - Silver in Interview

Brody Knutson

    - Bronze in Science

Devin Ackermann

    - Gold in Economics

Trevor Chrismer

    - Bronze in Science (Scholastic Category)

    - Gold in Speech

Victoria King

    Bronze in Speech

Jose Cocio

    - Bronze in Literature

    - Bronze in Science (Varsity Category)

    - Silver in Essay

 

Coaches: Head Coach Christy Barr and Assistant Coach Antonio Solazzi