Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Knights Garner Medals at U.S. History College Bowl at UNO; Team places 3rd

This past Saturday the Knights competed in the 1st United States History College Bowl at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Students completed an AP US History practice exam consisting of multiple choice questions, free-response essays and a DBQ essay.

15 Mount Michael students won medals.

·       Matt Bohnhoff and Alex Hynes received medals for scoring in the top 10 of the multiple choice section

·       Collin Donahue, Brian Kim and Cameron Engel received bronze medals in essay writing

·       Matt Bohnhoff, Danny Pavlik and Robin Britt received bronze medals for DBQ writing

·       Eun Woo Jee, Thomas Kalil and Peter Xu received silver medals in DBQ writing

·       Kevin Jewell received a silver medal in essay writing

·       Rowan Gruber received a gold medal in essay writing

·       Jacob Eyth and Andy Johannes received gold medals in DBQ writing

·       And the team of Jackson Taylor, Rowan Gruber, Thomas Kalil, Cameron Engel, Alex Hynes and Jacob Eyth finished in 3rd place in the overall team competition