From STAFF REPORTS
The Daniel Boone Marine Corps JROTC Academic Team has earned a berth in the JROTC Leadership and Academic Bowl National Championships to be held in Washington D.C., during the 18th-22nd of June 2021.
To qualify, teams must pass through two levels of on-line competition. Of the 2,386 teams representing all four uniformed service JROTC programs that competed in the 2021 academic challenge, 64 have been selected to vie for the National Academic Championship.
A team consists of four players. Questions come from the fields of mathematics, natural and physical science, history, geography, grammar, literature, and current events.
Team members are: Christina Anderson, Zachary Belcher, Logan Clontz, Dylan Conkin, Casey Grindstaff, Phillip Hart, Makenzie Mevis, Owen Peterson, Jackson Ramsey, and Emma Witt.
This is Daniel Boone’s fourth consecutive year of reaching the finals.