Cloud Co. Comm. College Quiz Bowl Team Takes 3rd At State Finals

Members of Cloud County Community College’s quiz bowl team took third place at the Kansas Quiz Bowl State Championship this past weekend. Pictured, left to right, are: National Academic Quiz Tournament representative Chad Kubichek, James Allen, Belleville, Kan.; Hannah Owens, Winchester, Kan.; Joshua Tubbs, Longford, Kan.; and Benjamin Jacques, Mahaska, Kan.

Cloud County Community College’s quiz bowl team participated in the Kansas Collegiate Quiz Bowl State Championship April 12 and 13, and came away with a third place finish.

Members of Cloud’s team are James Allen (captain), Benjamin Jacques, Hannah Owens, and Joshua Tubbs.

The event was held at Salina Area Technical College, and consisted of nine community colleges from across the state. Those participating included Allen County, Coffeyville, Cowley College, Dodge City, Fort Scott, Garden City, Johnson County, Neosho County, and Cloud.

Cloud County’s James Allen won the first place individual award for answering the most toss-up questions correctly.