bowls

Academic bowls combine knowledge with speed

By Eric Villanueva ’11
THE ROUNDUP

At lunch and after school Mondays and Wednesdays, exasperations, excited shouts, laughs and buzzes echo in a cacophony off the vaulted ceilings of Piper 117.

Brophy’s nationally-qualified quiz bowl teams scrimmage each other in these meetings in preparation for a tournament at ASU April 2, and the national championship in Atlanta this summer.