Mena Public Schools recently held the Mena Invitational Quiz Bowl tournament for fourth, fifth, and sixth grade students. Mena’s teams each placed at the meet and are pictured.
There were ten teams and the Mena 4th grade GT students took fourth place. Back row from left to right is Dax McMellon, Andrew Erickson, Eli Swall, Denton Warner, and Lynnlee Cook. Front row is Brandon Dong, Tripp Hensley, Jake Sherer, Mackenzie Vega, and Jackson Thompson.
The middle picture [PICTURED TOP] is of the sixth grade GT Quiz Bowl team. They placed third amongst 12 teams on January 11th. Back row from left to right are Elaina Aleshire, Hailey Emerson, Amy Gragg, Jocelyn Biard, Heidi Wells, and Robert Hill. Front row is Maddox Medlin, Hudson Vacca, and Sophia Vacca.
The picture on the right is of the 6th grade Quiz Bowl team. They won first at the DMEC Quiz Bowl tournament on January 26th out of six teams. Back row left to right are Heidi Wells, Elaina Aleshire, Hailey Emerson, Jocelyn Biard, and Rayden Laird. Front row is Hudson Vacca, Sophia Vacca, and Maddox Medlin.