Mathews Scholastic Bowl team heads to state tourney

Allison Scribe - Posted on Feb 06, 2013 - 01:06 PM

The Mathews High School Scholastic Bowl team placed second in Saturday’s Region A tournament at Colonial Beach, qualifying the squad for the state tournament.

The Blue Devils went 7-1 in the district, decisively winning the regular season. The district tournament took place on Jan. 12. Mathews went undefeated, winning three matches in a row to capture the title. Elizabeth Ransone was named second team All-District and Allison Scribe was named first team All-District. Scribe was also named Tidewater District MVP.