Congratulations to the Academic Decathlon team for their first place finish in the state competition medium school division held this weekend at Creighton University.
Team members who competed are Jill Ruane, Lena Le, Jessica Trat-Thai, Tim Bonham, Chloe Bertelsen, Emma Ryder, Andrew Galardi, Beau Larsen, Luke Blankman, Eric Liu, and Darien Talkington.
Individual medal winners are Darien Talkington, a gold medal in essay competition and a bronze medal in math; Eric Liu, a gold medal in math; Beau Larsen, a silver medal in literature and economics; and Jill Ruane, a gold medal for being the top scorer from Gross Catholic.
The team will now prepare for online nationals which will take place in April.
Way to go, team!