The Yellow Medicine East Knowledge Bowl Team competed in the State Tournament this past weekend. They competed against a team of YME teachers as a send off. The tournament started with a written section. YME scored 29 points, putting them in 23rd out of 24 teams. But the day was just getting started.
YME came out swinging during the first oral rounds. They scored 12 in the first and 11 in the second round, moving them up to 18th place. The third round was tougher, they only managed to score 4 points against East Central and Murray County Central. In the 4th round, they rallied and scored another 12 points.
The team finished in 21st place overall having scored 78 points total. This tied them with Fisher. Glencoe Silver lake won with a total of 127 points.