Saturday, November 7, saw the 20th edition of the Young Scholars competition hosted by Scranton Prep. The event featured teams from 21 local grade schools in a Scholastic Bowl-style competition, with members of the Prep faculty and student body serving as readers, timers, and scorers. Each school participated in two rounds of questions, with the 9 highest scoring schools advancing to the third round. The winner of each third round match (3 in total) progressed to the championship round, contested on the stage of Prep’s Bellarmine Theater.
Published on: Nov 23, 2015