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Virginia High School League has academic event at William and Mary Sadler Center

Virginia High School League has academic event at William and Mary Sadler Center

The Virginia High School League held its twentieth annual scholastic bowl on Feb. 25 in the Sadler Center at the College of William and Mary.

 More than 20 teams from around the state competed in by answering questions whose subjects ranged from Beethoven's music to foreign policy, 19th-century poetry and more. A group from Jamestown High finished third out of the four teams in the 4A division. They lost to team a team from Loudoun County, who eventually finished second overall. "You really just can't miss math questions," coach Ryan Gross said under his breath during their last match of the day.  Since Giles began overseeing the event 12 years,...

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