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For Immediate Release

March 2, 2012

Contact: Lesley Fry at (419) 995-8671 or Pam Joseph at (419) 995-8284

Ohio State Lima hosts WBL Scholastic Bowl Tournament

Varsity and JV teams from nine high schools will compete

The Ohio State University at Lima will host its sixth annual Western Buckeye League Scholastic Bowl Tournament starting at 9:30 a.m., Fri., March 9, 2012. Competition rooms are in Galvin Hall. Registration and the award ceremony are in Reed Hall. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. Trophy presentations will start sometime between 2:00–2:15 p.m. in the Martha W. Farmer Theatre for the Performing Arts in Reed Hall.

High school teams from around western Ohio will go head-to-head in an exciting round-robin scholastic bowl tournament. Varsity and junior varsity teams are from Bath, Celina, Defiance, Elida, Kenton, Shawnee, St. Marys, Van Wert and Wapakoneta. More than 100 students are scheduled to compete.

Awards will include Varsity Tournament Champion and Runner-up, First Place and Runner-up for JV, and an All Tournament Team. The WBL Scholastic Bowl Tournament is sponsored in part by the Mercer Savings Bank.

For more information, contact Roger Nimps at (419) 995-8369. Visit the website at Lima.OSU.edu/quizbowl/.