The Kinston-Lenoir County Friends of the Library recently held its annual Quiz Bowl competition for schools throughout the local area. This competition is an exciting display of knowledge by top students from each of these schools. Participating schools this year included Arendell Parrott Academy, Bethel Christian Academy, Kinston High School, North Lenoir High School, and South Lenoir High School.
The winning team was Arendell Parrott Academy; pictured (from left to right) are Jacob John, Katie Frank, Annika Allen, Alex Urban, Trang Le, and Vicki Kennedy (adviser).
The runner-up team was South Lenoir High School; pictured (from left to right) are (front) Julia Jones, Johnna Tyndall, Yosi Esquivel-Alcantara, Jacob Hunter, (back) Aden Rouse, Devin Likar, Nathalie Uriarte-Ayala, and Ryan Gardner (adviser).
Arendell Parrott Academy will advance to the Eastern Regional Quiz Bowl, sponsored by Northwestern Regional Library, which will be held at the Andy Griffith Playhouse in Mount Airy, NC on April 14, 2018.
Congratulations to everyone who participated in the Quiz Bowl!