Students celebrate Knowledge Bowl success

Members of the fifth and sixth grade Knowledge Bowl team from Maple Lake Elementary celebrated their success at the January 12 championship meet at Becker.

In the final meet of the season, the local team captured sixth place in a field of 30 teams.

Shown with a cake at last week’s celebration were (front) Lauren Nelson, Dezarae Decker, Annie Schwede, Ashley Hertwig, Stephanie Neidenfeur, Chris Karvonen, Justin Bidwell, Kris Anderson, Travis Colbert, (row two) Gene Kosciolek, Clay Rosine, Alix Nunke, Meghan Couette, Danae McGregor, Mykenna Bressler, Brittany Hancock, Brittany Negley, Jonathon Loftis, Nick Mavencamp, (back) Gary Welch, Chris Salveson, Cody Triplett, Principal Dan Olberg, Coach Scott Ambrosier, Jen Upcraft, Kaiti Clark, Assistant Janel Rosine.