1/29/2013 9:42:00 AM KBowl teams finish fifth, eighth in own meet
Windom's senior high Knowledge Bowl team brought competition to Windom Monday night and the hosts came away with fifth- and eighth-place finishes in the seven-school, 18-team meet.
A team from Murray County Central took the top spot with 48 points, followed by Mt. Lake 2 with 41 points, Springfield 2 with 39 points and Mt. Lake 1 with 38.5 points.
The Windom team of seniors Ryan Helmoski, Abby Resch, JaDee Janssen and Nicholas Wolter finished fifth with 37.5 points. The team had consistent rounds of 13, 11 and 11 points and competed in the top two rooms in the second and third rounds.
Windom 2 of junior Max Sykora and freshmen Katie Kelly, Nate White and Adam Farag finished eighth with 29.5 points. The foursome got off to a strong start, scoring 18 points in the opening round, but mustered just six and three points in the final two.
Windom travels to Lamberton for the Red Rock Central meet Monday.