Academic Teams' Honors

Academic Teams Qualify for National Competition
This is the image for the news article titled Academic Teams Qualify for National CompetitionThe academic teams from Park Hill and Park Hill South high schools qualified for the National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ national competition.

PHHS qualified for nationals after placing in tournaments in Fort Osage and St. Joseph, and Park Hill South qualified at tournaments in Lee’s Summit, St. Joseph and Smithville. In addition, PHHS won its second straight Suburban Conference Championship Scholar Bowl in the gold division, and Park Hill South placed first in the Greater Kansas City Suburban Conference Quads competition.

The PHHS team members are Lawrence Suba, senior; Jessica Kennedy, senior (captain); Collin Streu, junior; Andrew Stockwell, senior; Nick Soulikias, junior; and Abbey Brooks, junior. Suba earned all-conference honors.

The Park Hill South team members are Trent Neutgens, senior; Jonathan Amthor, senior; Thomas Kindle, senior (captain); Ethan Wissmann, senior (captain); Jacob Young, senior; and Evan Morris, senior

Troy Snelling is the PHHS academic team coach, and Nancy Park is the academic team coach for Park Hill South.