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Millburn Quiz Bowl Team Succeeds at Colonia

Satyen Gupta

Saturday, April 12, 2014 • 7:47am

COLONIA, NJ - The Millburn High School Academic Quiz Bowl team, coached by Peter Urban, attended the Colonia Arch Academic Competition (CAAC) on April 5.

All of Millburn’s three team divisions were able to place in the competition’s playoff rounds. The ‘A’ Team, made up of Eli Schechner, Elliot Sotnick, Christopher Shan, and Captain Michael Tai, was champion. Michael Tai was also the second-best scoring individual in the entire tournament.

The ‘B’ Team, consisting of Satyen Gupta, Arjun Gupta, Luc Sigaud, and Captain Chase Harrison, placed third. They were followed by the ‘C’ Team, made up of Wesley Hu, Ian Strausmann, and Dylan Liu, in sixth.

The team will compete at the Garden State Academic Competition at St. Joe’s High School next week, and will also attend the National Academic Quiz Bowl State Championship in May.

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