Academic Tournament Schedule and Results

See results below

See the 2021 tournament matches on the FCPS YouTube channel here.

Walkersville High School is the regular season winner for 2020!

The 2021 schedule is now available. Fourth round categories are as follows (all dates are Fridays):

Week #1 - Friday, January 8, 2021: TOPIC: Elelments and the Periodic Table

 
Match 1 Brunswick Linganore Tuscarora  
Match 2 Frederick Gov. Thomas Johnson Middletown  
Match 3 Catoctin Oakdale Urbana Walkersville

Week #2 - Friday, January 15, 2021: TOPIC: Empires and Emperors

 
Match 1 Linganore Oakdale Urbana  
Match 2 Gov. Thomas Johnson Tuscarora Walkersville  
Match 3 Brunswick Catoctin Frederick Middletown

Week #3 - Friday, January 22, 2021: TOPIC: American Authors and their Works (20th Century)

 
Match 1 Brunswick Frederick Oakdale  
Match 2 Catoctin Tuscarora Urbana  
Match 3 Gov. Thomas Johnson Linganore Middletown Walkersville

Week #4 - Friday, January 29, 2021: TOPIC: Notorious Criminals

 
Match 1 Brunswick Catoctin Gov. Thomas Johnson  
Match 2 Middletown Urbana Walkersville  
Match 3 Frederick Linganore Oakdale Tuscarora

Week #5 - Friday, February 5, 2021: TOPIC: Latin America Geography (Central, Caribbean and South America)

 
Match 1 Catoctin Linganore Walkersville  
Match 2 Frederick Middletown Oakdale  
Match 3 Brunswick Gov. Thomas Johnson Tuscarora Urbana

Week #6 - Friday, February 12, 2021: Book to Screen Adaptations

 
Match 1 Catoctin Frederick Urbana  
Match 2 Brunswick Tuscarora Walkersville  
Match 3 Gov. Thomas Johnson Linganore Middletown Oakdale

Week #7 - Friday, February 19, 2021: TOPIC: Summer Olympics

 
Match 1 Catoctin Middletown Tuscarora  
Match 2 Gov. Thomas Johnson Linganore Oakdale  
Match 3 Brunswick Frederick Urbana Walkersville

Friday, February 26, 2021: Final Championship Date - TOPIC: The Supreme Court

Winners
Match 1 Seed #3 Seed #2 Seed #1  

Results and Statistics

This section will be updated during the tournament season.

Academic Tournament: 2020 in Review

Congratulations to Walkersville High School, 2020 Academic Tournament champions! Brunswick High earned second place, and Urbana High earned third place. Congratulations to all the teams for another amazing season!

Mr. Kevin Kendro was awarded the Curriculum Specialist's Award named in memory of Charles "Chuck" Thomas, a longtime Brunswick Coach.

Frederick High School won the inaugural SPIRIT Award (Sportsmanship, Positivity, Integrity, Respect, Inspiration, Teamwork) by accumulating spirit points throughout the season. 

Don't forget to support the Frederick County teams competing in the "It's Academic" tournament Saturday mornings at 10 AM on WJZ-TV.

Articles

Walkersville Students Win Academic Tournament
Dr. Alban's Blog, "Being a Champion"
Walkersville High wins county academic tournament, Frederick News Post, February 21, 2020