The Mena High School Quiz Bowl Team finished in second place in the 2018 4A Senior High Quiz Bowl Regional Tournament, which was held this past Saturday, March 10. This performance qualifies them for the 2018 Quiz Bowl State Tournament, which will be held on April 7 in Arkadelphia. This makes back-to-back years as Regional Runner-Up, and consecutive years of qualifying for the State Tournament. Mena High School was the host site for this year’s Regional Tournament.
Christopher Thompson, of the MHS Quiz Bowl Team, was one of four students to be named to the All-Tournament Team, and he came within 0.2 points of being the MVP of the Regional Tournament, based on the number of correct answers he gave throughout the day.