For a second year in a row, the Troy High School Quiz Bowl (Masterminds) Team competed in the National Academic Quiz Tournament (NAQT) in Atlanta, GA over Memorial Day weekend. The team of five came in 12th Place out of 336 teams. One player, senior Alex Pyle, came in 4th out of 1,602 players for individual scores.
Just off the heels of their outstanding first appearance at the National Academic Quiz Tournament in Atlanta, GA, the Troy High School MasterMinds have won the New York State Championship. The team beat schools from Buffalo, Syracuse and Rochester and in some cases by more than twice as many points. Alex Pyle was named the All-Tournament MVP.