Spring Valley’s Quiz Bowl Club sent three teams to the 28th CavChallenge at Dorman High School on January 13th.
Our Junior Varsity Team comprised of (from left to right in picture) Siddarth Gianey (10), Jareer Imran (10), Alyssa Williams (10), Abhi Nair (10), and Fatima Jatoi (10), won their division!
Our Varsity A team comprised of (from left to right in picture) Sparsho De (9), Sirawit Shimpalee (9), Isak Jatoi (11), Paul Dubberly (11), and Atifah Jatoi (12), made it to the quarterfinals and narrowly missed advancing to the semifinals round. Isak Jatoi earned the honor of the highest scoring individual in the preliminary rounds. He will be competing in the first Individual Player National Championship Tournament (IPNCT) on Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Chicago, Illinois.
Our Varsity B team comprised of (from left to right in picture) James Andreen (9), Kristina Trifonova (11), Elizabeth Dillon (11), Jasdeep Singh (12), and Paulina Trifonova (9) also had a good showing but did not make it to the playoffs round. Congratulations to all of these brilliant young people!
Congratulations to the following Orchestra students! On Saturday, 1/13, they were selected, by successful audition, to participate in the 2018 SCMEA All-State Orchestras (9/10 and 11/12) This event takes place on February 23-25, 2018, at Anderson University, in Anderson, South Carolina.
Great win last night as we defeated River Bluff 33-25. I was really happy with the way we competed and played hard and played unselfish. Micheal Neal 15pts., Joshua Felder 7pts., Sayvon Jackson 4pts., Jordan Whitfield 3pts., Leon Moore 2pts., Christion Grant 2pts.
Really proud of the effort and energy and togetherness we played with to defeat a very good Dutch Fork team 38-37. Our scorers of the game were: Cortland Shell 11pts., Joshua Felder 11pts., Micheal Neal 8pts., Hy-Kein Nhan 4pts., Sayvon Jackson 2pts., and Jordan Whitfield 2pts.
Congradulation to the Boys Basketball Team for the win over River Bluff 55-54. Our top scorers was Julian Smith with 12 points, Rashaad Williams 10 points, Jamal Williams and Axcel Alice both with 9 points, Jakobie Elkins and Ja'lon Roberson added 6 points.
This brings our record to 9-6 over all and 3-1 in the region
The JV Lady Vikings defeated River Bluff 42-33. Scorers were Mary Shadd, 12 pts; Delana Bailey 11 pts; Maryah Lance and Malaysia Irby 6 pts each, Jaslynn Lyles 4 pts and Brianna Drayton with 3 pts. Great Team effort. Overall Record 5-3; Region: 4-0. We will be back in action against a undefeated Dutch Fork team on Thursday at 5:30 here at Spring Valley. Come out and support the teams!