Photos by Souad Abul-Khoudoud
Russell Middle School’s Quick Recall team competed at the 2017 Governor’s Cup State competition in Louisville, KY the weekend of March 12 - 13. After winning match after match in Quick Recall, the team came out first undefeated. Left to Right - Jacob Nance, Duncan McGinnis, Ashley Steele, Billy Gussler, Arnav Dharmaghadda, Jackson Raich, Ayog Prasad, Will Prater, Anushka Valsan, Izzy McCloud, Harper Grizzle, and Sara Abul-Khoudoud. The middle school placed 2nd overall in the state of Kentucky. The team overall was 7.25 points shy of the first place winner, Johnson County Middle School.
Anushka Valsan placed first at State in Language Arts.
Ayog Prasad placed first in Mathematics at the State Competition.
Claire Wilson placed first in Composition at the State Competition.