Two Academy teams competed in the Bergen County History Bowl tournament on December 18th at Torah Academy in Teaneck, NJ. The varsity team took first place overall, winning their second History Bowl tournament. The junior varsity team came in second place in the JV division. Both teams qualified for the History Bowl National Championships in their respective divisions.
A separate History Bee was held with the following individuals placing among the top ten individuals:
Pratik Mishra (Varsity - 3rd place)
Ayush Parikh (Varsity - top ten)
Anthony Wang (Varsity - top ten)
Akhil Maheshwary (JV - top ten)
Jatin Lankada (JV - top ten)
The History Bowl Team is coached by Academy history teacher Christopher Price. Full team photos are below.
The varsity team consists of seniors (from left to right) Nirmal Prakash, Abhinav Singh, Ayush Parikh, Anthony Wang, and Pratik Mishra.
The junior varsity team consists of (from left to right) freshman Sean Wang, sophomores Dhiren Shah, Akhil Maheshwary, Jatin Lankada, and freshmen Avinash Kumar and Manas Harbola.