Leesburg, Va. (March 30, 2015) – The Woodgrove High School Academic Team won the Virginia High School League (VHSL) 4A State Scholastic Bowl on Saturday, February 28, at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg.
Woodgrove was the 4A North Regional Champion coming into the State Finals and knew its toughest competition would come from Loudoun Country High School, which was regional runner-up. The State Championship ended with Woodgrove making a clean sweep of opponents. Loudoun County was runner-up. Woodgrove scored 800 points, Loudoun County 795. This reverses the final results of last year’s State Championship. (Loudoun County’s Reese Fugenzi was named to the All-State Scholastic Bowl Team after scoring 295 points in the state competition.)
Members of the champion Woodgrove team include:
- Nazneet Anwari
- Taylor Chatfield
- Logan Czarnecki
- Michael Dragon
- Ammon Frederick Harteis
- Saajid Hasan
- Sierra Raney
- Barbara Regan
- Michael White
- Josef Zimmerman
Regan, Harteis, Czarnecki and Hasan led the team through the regionals and states.
Woodgrove is coached by Bob Kane and Louise Spicer.