|Vermont's high school
academic competition for more than 30 years.
|Welcome to the home of competitive academics in the state of Vermont. Since the 1983-84 school year, the Vermont-NEA Scholars' Bowl has been challenging teams of high school students to show their smarts in a fast-paced question-and-answer format. This year Essex High School conquered a field of 26 teams from around the state to earn the right to represent Vermont in national competition.|
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SCHOLARS' BOWL CHAMPION
Coach Lea Ann Smith (left to right) and team members Matt Bergeron, Cole Blondin, Martin Deutsch, Jason Yin, Omkar Borse and Peter Feehan hold the trophies after Essex beat South Burlington to win the Scholars' Bowl state championship March 29 at the University of Vermont. (Photo by Kevin Commo)
|Essex Repeats as Vermont-NEA
Scholars' Bowl Champion
Essex High School won its second straight Vermont-NEA Scholars' Bowl championship on March 29, winning a pair of hard-fought matches to claim the state title as the 2013-14 season came to a close at the University of Vermont. Essex fended off South Burlington's final-round comeback to win the championship match, 395-325, and capture the state title for the fifth time overall. Essex, which finishes the season with a 37-1 record agaisnt Vermont opponents, also faced a challenge from Champlain Valley in the semifinals before emerging with a 440-305 victory. South Burlington, the runner-up for a fourth straight year, returned to the final with a 410-295 victory over Burlington in the semifianls. Spaulding won the second-tier Medlar Cup before falling to South Burlington in the overall quarterfinals. CLICK HERE for all the scores.
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