BHS Academic Decathlon...
BHS Academic Decathlon Successfully Competes at Regionals...
Posted on 02/06/2013
Sponsor: Tom Poirier, Team Members: Justin Eberchon, Ricky Rose, Nathan Lindsey, Edgar Plett, Ashley Simonsen, Morgan Boyce and Rhianne Reece.

Out of 17 teams competing in the Regional Academic Decathlon Competition, in Yuma, AZ; Benson High School came in 4th place overall. They took 3rd in the Super Quiz Team Relay and brought home a trophy and a plaque.  The individual Medal Winners are... Scholastic: Rhiannon Reece-Gold Medal (1st Place) in Interview and Morgan Boyce- Bronze Medal (3rd Place) in Essay Varsity. In Science: Edgar Plett- Gold Medal (1st Place) and Silver Medal (2nd Place) in Interview and Manuel Santiago-Bronze Medal (3rd Place) in Interview. Congratulations to Ricky Rose, the highest scoring student on our team with 5,600 points and was ranked 12th out of 51 honor students at the competition. GREAT JOB!