Academic Tournament Schedule and Results

See results below

Walkersville High School is the regular season winner for 2020!

The 2020 schedule is now available. Fourth round categories are as follows (all dates are Fridays):

Week #1 - Friday, January 3, 2020: TOPIC: Star Wars

Host Team
Match 1 Catoctin Urbana Linganore Walkersville
Match 2 Frederick Brunswick Walkersville Urbana
Match 3 Tuscarora Middletown Oakdale Gov. Thomas Johnson
Match 4 Gov. Thomas Johnson Tuscarora Frederick Oakdale

Week #2 - Friday, January 10, 2020: TOPIC: Physics

Host Team
Match 1 Gov. Thomas Johnson Catoctin Oakdale Tuscarora
Match 2 Tuscarora Walkersville Linganore Catoctin
Match 3 Middletown Brunswick Urbana Linganore
Match 4 Frederick Middletown Linganore Brunswick

Week #3 - Friday, January 17, 2020: TOPIC: World War II

Host Team
Match 1 Oakdale Frederick Urbana Middletown
Match 2 Gov. Thomas Johnson Walkersville Middletown Frederick
Match 3 Tuscarora Brunswick Catoctin Walkersville
Match 4 Gov. Thomas Johnson Brunswick Linganore Catoctin

Week #4 - Friday, January 24, 2020: TOPIC: Shakespeare

Host Team
Match 1 Oakdale Linganore Brunswick Tuscarora
Match 2 Tuscarora Urbana Middletown Oakdale
Match 3 Frederick Catoctin Walkersville Urbana
Match 4 Gov. Thomas Johnson Walkersville Urbana Frederick

Week #5 - Friday, January 31, 2020: TOPIC: Hall of Famers (MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL)

Host Team
Match 1 Gov. Thomas Johnson Urbana Tuscarora Brunswick
Match 2 Middletown Catoctin Brunswick Gov. Thomas Johnson
Match 3 Frederick Linganore Oakdale Middletown
Match 4 Walkersville Oakdale Catoctin Linganore

Week #6 - Friday, February 7, 2020: TOPIC: 90s Music

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

Week #7 - Friday, February 14, 2020: TOPIC: Geography of Islam

Host Team
Match 1 Oakdale Urbana Walkersville  
Match 2 Catoctin Linganore Frederick  
Match 3 Tuscarora Middletown Brunswick  
Off this week: Lowest scoring team in Match 1, Week #6

Friday, February 21, 2020: Final Championship Date - TOPIC: 1920s

Winners
Pre-Match Play-In Tuscarora Catoctin    
Match 1 Brunswick Linganore Tuscarora/Catoctin Winner Brunswick
Match 2 Frederick Urbana Gov. Thomas Johnson Urbana
Match 3 Walkersville Oakdale Middletown Walkersville
Match 4 winner match 3 winner match 2 winner match 1  

Results and Statistics

Current Rankings Average Score
1. Walkersville 2.56
2. Frederick 2.50
3. Brunswick 2.31
4. Linganore 2.31
5. Urbana 2.25
6. Oakdale 1.81
7. Middletown 1.69
8. Gov. Thomas Johnson 1.64
9. Tuscarora 1.44
10. Catoctin 1.31
Weekly Raw Scores Week One Week Two Week Three Week Four Week Five Extra
match
Week Six Week Seven Week Eight Total Average
Brunswick 13 10 19 16 32 10 13 11 - 124 15.50
Catoctin 6 6 4 5 9 11 9 5 - 55 6.88
Frederick 11 17 19 17 21 16 14 21 - 136 17.00
Gov. Thomas Johnson 13 18 9 10 12 8 4 off - 74 10.57
Linganore 10 12 14 16 12 23 18 13 - 118 14.75
Middletown 17 11 14 14 8 12 14 10 - 100 12.50
Oakdale 10 12 11 2 7 21 13 9 - 85 10.63
Tuscarora 9 1 11 14 12 10 7 11 - 75 9.38
Urbana 22 10 11 16 16 8 20 11 - 114 14.25
Walkersville 12 19 28 15 11 23 16 20 - 144 18.00

 

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