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EAHS competes in semifinals of WGAL-Wellspan Brain Busters competition

May 9, 2019- Elizabethtown Area High School’s Brain Busters team recently competed against Cumberland Valley High School in the semifinals of the WGAL-Wellspan Brain Busters competition. Tune in to WGAL on Saturday, May 11 at 8 a.m. to find out whether the team from Elizabethtown was victorious. A victory would place the Bears in the finals where they will compete to become 2019 champion and a cash prize of $5,000.
Brain Busters Team Photo
Team members include seniors Alexander Caylor, Nat McCloud, Ryan Minnich, and Marshall Neece, as well as sophomore Seth Oltmans.

Brain Busters is a single elimination question and answer game pitting two teams of four players against each other. Teams are awarded points for each correct answer over the course of four rounds. This was the fourth match for Elizabethtown Area High School. The team previously defeated Cedar Cliff High School by a score of 380 – 300 in the second round, Hempfield High School by a score of 365-335 in the third round, and Bishop McDeviit High School by a score of 270-260 in the fourth round. Elizabethtown had a first round bye.