The Millburn High School Quiz Bowl Team had a successful weekend at the Colonia Arch Academic Competition. Pictured above in the back row (from left to right) are members Satyen Gupta, Chase Harrison, Luc Sigaud, Dylan Liu, Wesley Hu, Arjun Gupta, Coach Peter Urban, and Ian Strausmann. In the front row (from left to right) are Christopher Shan, Eli Schechner, Michael Tai, and Elliot Sotnick. Credits: Satyen Gupta
Millburn Quiz Bowl Team Succeeds at Colonia
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.