The Franklin County High School Academic Team earned third place overall in Regional Governor’s Cup competition held at Lafayette High School on Saturday, Feb. 18.
The Future Problem Solving Team, coached by Kim Karsner and comprised of Rishabh Kapoor, Parks Mason, Parker Sornberger, and Caitlyn Barnes, placed 2nd and will advance to State in March.
Rishabh Kapoor, with a score of 47/50 on his assessment, won first place in Science. Christian Thompson earned fourth place honors in Social Studies. Paul Portmann earned 3rd place in regional Written Composition. All three will advance to State.
The Quick Recall Team – Rishabh Kapoor, James Pack, Christian Thompson, Jennah Ruebens, and Parks Mason – placed 3rd in Quick Recall after defeating Western Hills twice, Tates Creek, and losing twice to eventual champions, Dunbar.