Cadets Win State Knowledge Bowl

News Date : 04/10/2017

For the first time ever, Saint Thomas Academy placed two teams at State.

On April 7, 2017, at Cragun’s Resort in Brainerd, one team won the state championship title – and set a school record for points - and the other placed tenth.

There are 288 schools in the state that play Knowledge Bowl, fielding over 900 teams. 

Twenty-four teams competed in the large school division (STA plays “up”). Big Lake placed second and Chaska was third.  

STA has advanced to state 16 of the past 17 years.

STA previously won the State Knowledge Bowl in 2002 and 2005.  

Champions
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Sean McQuillan ’18, Joe Boyle ’17, Jake Marvin ’17, and Dan Riehm ’17

10th place
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​ Will Treacy ’17, Sam Goaley ’18, Alex Hoverson ’17, Peter Holmes ’19, and Jack Rowe ’18

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