PHS Knowledge Bowl TeamPlacement Test

The Knowledge Bowl Team at Pullman High School is comprised of about 40 students engaged in academic quiz-style tournaments. 

Recent Awards

2017 State 2A Tournament: 3rd Place

2017 NEWESD 101 Regional Tournament: 1st Place

2017 Inland Empire KB District Varsity Tournament: 2nd Place

2016 2A State Tournament: 4th Place

2016 NEWESD 101 Regional Tournament: 1st Place

2016 Inland Empire KB District Varsity Tournament: 2nd Place

2016 Regional History Bowl Semi-Finalists and Nationals Qualifiers

ABOUT

When: The Regular season Runs from September to February. With district meets occurring monthly from November to February. The Regional Competition (Varsity only) happens in March with the State Competition taking place two weeks after regionals. Practices are Mondays from 3:00 to 4:00pm. 

Who: All Pullman High School students are welcome to join the Knowledge Bowl Team and will compete in district meets as long as they meet the eligibility requirements. 

What: An academic quiz-style team-oriented tournament! Knowledge Bowl is based off of academic knowledge with varied categories such as math, science, grammar, literature, religion, operas, and politics. 

How: To join, students must fill out this registration form and talk to Coach Brown. To compete, players must keep a 3.0 GPA and attend at least two practices leading up to each meet. To compete at the varsity level, players must attend all practices (unless otherwise arranged, or an emergency occurs) and commit to the NEWESD Regional Competition and (hopefully) the State Competition. Team captains must commit to all Varsity standards as well as taking on a leadership role within the team. 

The 2017 PHS Varsity Knowledge Bowl Team after winning the NEWESD Regional Tournament! Pictured (Left to Right) Gillian Oaks, Ryan McCluskey, Jerome Campbell, Declan Edgecombe, Reed Harder, and Adelaide Willis. 

The 2017 PHS Varsity Knowledge Bowl Team after winning the NEWESD Regional Tournament!

Pictured (Left to Right) Gillian Oaks, Ryan McCluskey, Jerome Campbell, Declan Edgecombe, Reed Harder, and Adelaide Willis. 

The 2016 PHS Varsity Knowledge Bowl Team after winning the NEWESD Regional Tournament! Pictured (Left to Right) Front: Daisy Ward, Declan Edgecombe, Coach Brown Back: Jerome Campbell, Ryan McCluskey, Matt Larson

The 2016 PHS Varsity Knowledge Bowl Team after winning the NEWESD Regional Tournament!

Pictured (Left to Right) Front: Daisy Ward, Declan Edgecombe, Coach Brown Back: Jerome Campbell, Ryan McCluskey, Matt Larson