WHS Academic Challenge team places first in state
Westlake High School’s Academic Challenge team took first place in the Ohio AcChal Tournament at Shaker Heights High School on Oct. 19. The WHS team finished 6-1, defeating Beaumont School in the championship round to take the title. High school teams competing in the tournament included Beaumont, Black River, Fairport Harbor, Riverside, Shaker Heights, Western Reserve, Wickliffe and Westlake.
WHS Academic Challenge team members are, pictured from left: Kevin Xu, Logan Evans, Richard Garber, Rhett Bilski, Matt Taylor and Zahraa Abdulameer.