FHUHS students in televised eventApril 03,2013FHUHS students in televised event
BURLINGTON — The Northeast Sports Network will air state-finals matches of the Vermont-NEA Scholars’ Bowl on Saturday.
The Scholars’ Bowl is the state’s official high school question-and-answer academic competition. Twelve teams from schools around the state will be competing for the title at the University of Vermont. At least eight of those schools will have matches broadcast on NSN and coverage will include both semifinals and the championship match.
The tournament will begin at 10 a.m. with matches in the Medlar Cup, the tournament’s second-tier competition. Top performers in the Medlar Cup will advance to join the tournament’s top seeds in the afternoon. The action will culminate with semifinals starting at 12:45 p.m., and the state championship match at 1:45 p.m.
At 10 a.m., Burr and Burton Academy will square off against Bellows Free Academy in St. Albans. At 10:30 a.m., Fair Haven Union High School will face St. Johnsbury Academy. At 12:15 p.m., Middlebury Union High School will take on the Medlar Cup runner up.
The Northeast Sports Network can be found online at nsnsports.net. For more information about the Vermont-NEA Scholars’ Bowl, visit scholarsbowl.org.MORE IN This Just InBy Amy Ash Nixon Full StoryRICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 410 CE, Visigoths sack Rome and it isn't the first time, either; in 1859, Titusville, Pa., the first commercially viable oil well comes in; in 1918, the only World War I battle fought on U.S. soil in Nogales, Ariz. 0Rutland Herald content editor Rich Alcott uploads data direct to your head: On this day in 410... Full Story
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