Pettisville wins Jr. High Quiz Tournament


SMS students compete

The Pettisville junior varsity team.

The Pettisville junior varsity team.


The Pettisville varsity team took home the traveling trophy after winning the Fulton County Junior High Quiz Tournament.


Photo provided

The Fulton County Junior High Quiz Tournament was held last week at the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center (NwOESC) in Archbold.

Over 80 students in grades six through eight participated in the Junior Varsity and Varsity double-elimination event. Teams from Archbold Middle School, Evergreen Middle School, Pettisville Junior High, Pike-Delta-York Middle School, Swanton Middle School, and Wauseon Middle School competed.

For the second year in a row, Pettisville was crowned both the Junior Varsity and Varsity team champions. The Varsity team remained undefeated during their respective rounds and battled it out with Delta for the win. The final score was 22-9. Wauseon was runner-up to Pettisville in the Junior Varsity bracket with a final score of 16-12.

Winning students were awarded engraved medals. Pettisville also took home the traveling trophy for their Varsity win to display in their building for the next school year.

Participants included:

Archbold: Sam Bentz, Jace Castillo, Elsie Mello, Gavin Miller, Kira Murillo, Avery Roth, Jade Whitacre, Bo King, Sapphire Engler, Corbin Hicks, Connor Plassman, Luke Ward, Payton Weible, Esther Wyse, Ella Yoder, Camryn Stuckey, Eric Voll, Angel Morales.

Evergreen: Isabelle Bonaminio, Noah Christian, Levi Emmons, Weston Placzkiewicz, Lyla Radel, Samson Blanchong, Adrienne Dilley, Liliana Fay, Sophia Goodson, Lindsey Hendricks, Joseph Okos, Lissa Roesti.

Pettisville: Genevieve Heising, Caroline Sterken, Ryan Bishop, Anneka Wesche, Gavin Sifuentes, Evan Price, Caleb Lako, Darrah Shaw, Kayden Dominique, Zeb Shaw, Kali Delgado, Josh Morris, Rylee Bevard, Kendall Vickery, Sophie Beltz, Kinsey Yoder, Alissa VanDenBerghe.

Pike-Delta-York: Joshua Hildebrand, Brodie Kennedy, Gavin Cansky, Madison Inkrott, Elaina Hilyard, Ana Gilders, Alivia Rodriguez, Lainey Bilek.

Swanton: Logan Feuerstein, Jordan Deaver, Hailey Frosch, Lauren Reynolds, Laci Walborn, Morgan Nijakowski, Ellie Sgro, James Bates, Nickson Chapman, Gabriel Graham, Jakson Stultz, Seth Tedrow, Gabbie Orner, Jocelyn Villagomez, Jordan Nijakowski, Beyla Remer, Julianna Avery.

Wauseon: River Cantu, Landon Ringenberg, Bethani Tibbs, Natalie Woodruff, Mia Barajas, Abigail Kissel, Jacob Klopfenstein, Drew Ringenberg, Malachi Wyse, Nathan Young.

The event was coordinated by Stacey Parrish, Education Consultant, from the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center. Moderators were Ashley Ensign, Alison Luderman, and Jane Myers, all from the NwOESC.

The Pettisville junior varsity team.
https://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2022/03/web1_thumbnail_JV-Winners-Pettisville-2022.jpgThe Pettisville junior varsity team.

The Pettisville varsity team took home the traveling trophy after winning the Fulton County Junior High Quiz Tournament.
https://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2022/03/web1_thumbnail_Varsity-Winners-Pettisville-2022.jpgThe Pettisville varsity team took home the traveling trophy after winning the Fulton County Junior High Quiz Tournament. Photo provided
SMS students compete