The Chatham High School Academic Team is having one of its most successful seasons yet. Their most impressive accomplishments have included winning and placing in several large events.
The CHS A Team, which consists of seniors Yulan Zhang and Felicia Guo and juniors Armen Panossian and Ameya Phadnis, won the Marine Academy of Science and Technology (MAST) Tournament on Oct. 7, placing first out of 28 participating teams. This CHS team also won the Donovan Catholic Academic Challenge on Nov. 30 and Dec. 7, again beating out 25 other teams.
In November, CHS Academic Team A won the BioTech Tournament, also hosted by Donovan Catholic, this time beating more than 30 teams.
In its largest competition yet this year, the NorJAC Academic Challenge at Leonia High School, the CHS Academic Team A placed second out of the 62 teams that competed.
The CHS Academic Team looks forward to its next competition, the Sandy Hook Pop Culture Tournament hosted by the Marine Academy of Science and Technology (MAST), on Jan. 27.