It’s Academic TV Tournament Win

May 4, 2016

Words: Vaishnavi Mahalingam Centennial’s It’s Academic won the Baltimore Metro Championship for the It’s Academic TV Show on Saturday, April 30. This is the second year in a row that Centennial’s team has won the competition, and the seventh time in 13 years. Captain Gary Tse, Kevin Costello...

History Bowl Regional Championship

March 14, 2016

Words: Vaishnavi Mahalingam On Saturday, March 12, 36 teams participated in the History Bowl Capital Region Championship. At the end of the tournament, five of Centennial’s teams qualified for the National Championship, which will take place in Virginia on April 23. Senior Aniruddha Rao won a silver...

It’s Academic

February 24, 2016

Words: Vaishnavi Mahalingam On Sunday, February 14, tryouts for the Maryland Quiz Bowl All-Stars were held in preparation for the National All-Star Academic Tournament, which will take place at the University of Kentucky in mid-June. Two Centennial students, juniors Siri Neerchal and Jason Li, were...

It’s Academic Victory

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February 9, 2016

Words: Sandy Eichhorn On Saturday, February 6, Centennial's It's Academic TV Team, composed of senior captain Gary Tse, senior Kevin Costello, and junior Siri Neerchal, defeated Hereford and Reservoir High Schools 675 to 385 to 260 respectively. The air date of the competition will most likely be at th...

It’s Academic at the History Bowl Tournament

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November 18, 2015

Words: Caroline Chu On Sunday, November 15, Centennial’s It’s Academic team sent seven teams to the History Bowl Tournament. The tournament was held at Saint Anselm College in the DC Metropolitan area. The Centennial A team, comprised of captain Gary Tse, Kevin Costello, Siri Neerchal and Jason Li...

It’s Academic- Georgetown University Invitational Tournament

November 3, 2015

Words: Brianna Belt and Bridget Israel On Saturday, October 31, Centennial High School sent their four best It's Academic teams to the Georgetown University Invitational Tournament. Centennial's A team had two signature victories going 11-1 over Thomas Jefferson A, the highest ranked team in Virginia...

It’s Academic Defeats Old Mill and Carver Center

October 27, 2015

Words: Vaishnavi Mahalingam On Saturday, October 24, the Centennial It's Academic TV team defeated Old Mill and Carver Center 655 points to 435 and 320, respectively. The TV team consisted of captain and senior Gary Tse (who returns after his Superbowl-winning performance last May), senior Kevin Co...

It’s Academic Tournament

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October 20, 2015

Words: Vaishnavi Mahalingam On Sunday, October 18, Centennial’s It’s Academic Club sent nine teams to the Blake Academic tournament. The tournament, which took place in Montgomery County, had a total of 30 teams competing. The Centennial A team, comprised of Kevin Costello, Jason Li, Siri Neerchal...

It’s Academic Wins TV Super Bowl

May 19, 2015

Words: Chy Murali On May 16, Centennial’s It’s Academic team came in first place in the It's Academic TV Super Bowl in Washington, DC. It will air on June 27 at 7 pm on WJZTV Channel 13 and WRCTV Channel 4. The team consisted of seniors Ryan Heslin, Anant Mishra, and junior Gary Tse. Alternates included...

It’s Academic Takes the Prize

March 17, 2015

Words: Madhu Lal The It’s Academic team hosted the Capital Region Championships for the National History Bowl on Saturday, March 7. The event housed 30 different groups from distinct schools, all of whom competed head to head in a variety of history related competitions. Teams are split into differen...

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