It’s academic: Blanchester top SBAAC Quiz Team


Blan top SBAAC Quiz Team

Wilmington High School academic quiz team coach Dillon Oney (right) gives his Hurricane last-minute advice prior to the match Saturday against Bethel-Tate during the SBAAC Academic Quiz Team tournament at WHS.

Wilmington High School academic quiz team coach Dillon Oney (right) gives his Hurricane last-minute advice prior to the match Saturday against Bethel-Tate during the SBAAC Academic Quiz Team tournament at WHS.


The Blanchester High School academic quiz team, winners of the SBAAC tournament Saturday at Wilmington, from left are: seated, Regan Grogg, Nicolas Lansing and Teresa Zhang; standing, Matt O’Neill, Brady Phillips, coach Tony Blevins, Molly Campbell, Annie Trovillo, Jacob Lansing, Alyssa Griffith, Carter Stevens. Team members not present for the photo were Bryce Bandow, Lily Collins and Savanna Schutte.


WILMINGTON — The Blanchester Wildcats defeated No. 1 seed Georgetown 58-38 in the championship game of the SBAAC Academic Quiz Team tournament held Saturday at Wilmington High School.

The Wildcats had defeated the G-Men earlier in the tournament 38-37.

Wilmington went 1-1 in the tournament with 29-17 upset win against No. 3 seed Bethel-Tate. The Hurricane was knocked out of the tournament by Felicity, 49-26.

East Clinton defeated Williamsburg 25-15 but lost to New Richmond and Felicity.

Wilmington High School academic quiz team coach Dillon Oney (right) gives his Hurricane last-minute advice prior to the match Saturday against Bethel-Tate during the SBAAC Academic Quiz Team tournament at WHS.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/02/web1_image2.jpgWilmington High School academic quiz team coach Dillon Oney (right) gives his Hurricane last-minute advice prior to the match Saturday against Bethel-Tate during the SBAAC Academic Quiz Team tournament at WHS.

The Blanchester High School academic quiz team, winners of the SBAAC tournament Saturday at Wilmington, from left are: seated, Regan Grogg, Nicolas Lansing and Teresa Zhang; standing, Matt O’Neill, Brady Phillips, coach Tony Blevins, Molly Campbell, Annie Trovillo, Jacob Lansing, Alyssa Griffith, Carter Stevens. Team members not present for the photo were Bryce Bandow, Lily Collins and Savanna Schutte.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/02/web1_blan-winning-team.jpgThe Blanchester High School academic quiz team, winners of the SBAAC tournament Saturday at Wilmington, from left are: seated, Regan Grogg, Nicolas Lansing and Teresa Zhang; standing, Matt O’Neill, Brady Phillips, coach Tony Blevins, Molly Campbell, Annie Trovillo, Jacob Lansing, Alyssa Griffith, Carter Stevens. Team members not present for the photo were Bryce Bandow, Lily Collins and Savanna Schutte.
Blan top SBAAC Quiz Team