By Millie Martinez
The Academic Decathlon team placed 8th out of 22 schools in the first round of competition on Jan. 28. The next round is scheduled for February 18.
Many of our decathletes won awards:
Valeriia Lytvak, varsity – 2nd in music, 4th in science, 5th in language and literature
Ryan Allibone, scholastic – 6th in economics
Aaron Borda, varsity – 5th in social science, 6th in music, 6th in math
David Krasnicki – 5th in language and literature
Alina Qureshy, varsity – 6th in social science, 5th in math, 4th in art and 1st in language and literature
Vincent Fernandez, honors – 4th in science, 5th in art, highest team score.
The team has put much dedication and time to be where it is right now. The Brainiacs are honored to represent our school in such a prestigious organization and thankful for the time that our coaches put into the team.