Westminster's Upper School academic teams picked up several accolades this spring.
The varsity academic team swept Division V at the Georgia Academic Team Association State Championship, earning the team its ninth consecutive state title. The team—Alejandro Lim '19, Jessica Lao '19, Cole Walker '19, Ridings Bald '20, and Emre Duvenci '20—won all six of its matches. Individually, Jessica placed second overall in the competition.
At the junior varsity state championship, the team—Johnny Fang '20, Aaron Yu '21, Emre Duvenci '20, Sarah Lao '21, David Goetze '20, and Muskaan Gupta '21—was undefeated in Division IV.
At the History Bee and Bowl State Championship on March 3, the School's varsity team, comprised of Jay Granade '18, Jackson Kottke '19, Jessica Lao '19, Alejandro Lim '19, and Cole Walker '19, finished in second place. Alejandro was the state runner-up in the individual Bee competition. The JV team—Emre Duvenci '20, David Goetze '20, and Keiran Smith '21—reached the quarterfinals.