2015-16 overview

Here's a look at the competitions for the 2015-16 school year:
 

Quiz Bowl

  • Sept. 29: Marion @ Eastbrook, Upland
  • Oct. 1: MHS hosts Kings Academy
  • Oct. 6: MHS hosts Mississinewa
    • Giants won, 270-140
  • Oct. 13: Marion @ Monroe Central, Parker City
    • Giants won, 230-100
  • Oct. 27: Marion @ Kings Academy, Jonesboro
  • Oct. 29: Marion @ Mississinewa, Gas City
  • Nov. 3: MHS hosts Blackford
    • Blackford won 220-180
  • Nov. 5: MHS hosts Monroe Central
    • Giants won 280-100
  • Nov. 11: Marion @ Blackford, Hartford City
    • Giants won 250-150
  • Nov. 12: Marion @ Madison-Grant, Fairmount
    • Giants won 250-130
  • Nov. 16: MHS hosts Madison-Grant
    • Giants won 240-140
  • Nov. 19: MHS hosts Eastbrook
    • Giants won 210-180
  • Dec. 5: Quiz Bowl Tournament at Indiana Wesleyan University - Marion campus: varsity only
  • March 12:  State Championship @ Harrison H.S., Lafayette.

Brain Game

Coach: Dave Tippey

Spell Bowl

  • Oct. 26: Logansport Invitational
    • Giants placed 6th
  • Nov. 2: Area competition, Western H.S., Russiaville
    • Giants placed 2nd in their division, 9th statewide

Academic Super Bowl

  • March 7: Western H.S. invitational
  • March 15: NCC Academic Super Bowl Invitational at MHS
    • Giants earn 1st place in math, 3rd place in fine arts, English
  • April 19: Area competition
    • Giants advance to state finals with first-place ranking in math, fourth-place ranking in science.
  • May 7: State Finals at Purdue University, West Lafayette

Math Team

Mu Alpha Theta

Interstellar Online Math Competition

The Giants compete with teams form all over the nation and the world at In-ter-stel-lar.com
  • Sept. 26: Marion vs. George Mason H.S., Virginia
    • Giants won 27-23
  • Oct. 2: Marion vs. Neenah, Wis.
    • Giants won 26-21
  • Oct. 9: Marion vs. Dunn, Los Olivos, Calif.
    • Giants won 17-0
  • Oct. 16: Marion vs. Roanoke Valley, Va.
    • Giants won 21-20
  • Oct. 21: Marion vs. Bethlehem Catholic H.S., Bethlehem, Penn.
    • Bethlehem won 22-18
  • Oct. 30: Marion vs. Melvin Berman Hebrew Academy, Rockville, Md. (first week of tournament)
    • Giants won 18-13
  • Nov. 6: Marion vs. Saratoga H.S., California
    • Saratoga won 34-22