The Academic Bowl team and coaches are on the way to the Kentucky School for the Deaf in Danville, KY to compete in the Gallaudet Southeast Regional Academic Bowl Meet from February 25th-27th. MSD has competed in the Academic Competition for 18 years.
Our Academic Bowl team is: Jaleah Dortch (Senior), Jasmine McCray (Senior), Shakeedra Hubbard (Junior) and Ricky Church (Senior). This team is coached by Ms. Kitty Love and Mrs. Gale Hartling.
If you would like to learn more about the Academic Bowl for Deaf and Hard of Hearing high school students, please see below:
From the ab.gallaudet.edu webpage:
The Academic Bowl for Deaf and Hard of Hearing High School students was established with the goal of fostering the pursuit of academic excellence, promoting a spirit of academic competition and sportsmanship, and providing social opportunities for the development of collegiality and lifelong friendships.
Every year, Gallaudet University hosts five Regional competitions for up to 90 teams of Deaf and Hard of Hearing high school students. 24 teams will then advance to the National competition held at Gallaudet every year.
If you would like to follow the BULLDOGS progress during the Academic Bowl Competition, please click the link below: