The Anacoco High School quiz bowl team recently claimed top honors in the annual Vernon Parish Quiz Bowl tournament held at First Baptist Church of Leesville.

The Anacoco High School quiz bowl team recently claimed top honors in the annual Vernon Parish Quiz Bowl tournament held at First Baptist Church of Leesville.

Anacoco defeated Leesville High School in a sudden death game in the double-elimination event.

Recently, the team competed in the state quiz bowl tournament, where they finished in eighth place in Division II, which included schools from Class 3A, Class 2A, Class 1A, Class B and Class C. T

he team competed in five matches, winning four of them, therefore accumulating enough points to be ranked in the division.

The team consists of captain Bre’ Laughlin, Julian Cecil, Jacob Delassontos, Andrew Everette, Ashley Glaspie and Logan Boline. They are sponsored by Jeannine Wentworth.