Pettisville junior high teams swept the Fulton County Junior High Quiz Tournament, Tuesday, March 15, at the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center, taking top spots in varsity and junior varsity competitions.
The Pettisville “Nerd Herd, Jr.,” went up against students from five other teams to win.
Other participating middle schools were Archbold, Evergreen, Pike-Delta-York, and Wauseon.
In all, 69 students were in the competition, which utilized a double-elimination format.
Archbold was second on the varsity and JV levels.
As the tournament winner, the varsity squad took home a traveling trophy for a year and received medals commemorating the achievement. There is no trophy for the JV team.
Rebecca Dorosz, coach, said the high school teams adopted “Nerd Herd” as their unofficial team nickname.
The junior high team became “Nerd Herd, Jr.”