Academic Challenge

Picture Gallery,
Sam Houston State University
Academic Challenge State Championship
April 20 & 21, 2001

Sponsored by:
Coca Cola, the SHSU Honors Program and Sam Houston State University

2001 Texas State Champions: Cistercian

from RIGHT to LEFT:  David Daly, 
Chris Edgemon, John Davies, Andrew Gregg, and Father Gregory Schweers

2001 Texas State Finalist: St. John's


Third Place: Jesse Jones 

Fourth Place: Memorial 
left to right: Dorothy Blodgett, Raman Shah, Avi Syam, David Tang, Nakul Gupta, Nancy Mitchell.

Schools Participating in the 2001 Texas State Championship
Bellaire High School
Coach, Ida Medlen
Cistercian Preparatory
Coach: Father Gregory Schweers
From right to left: David Daly, Father Gregory Schweers, John Davies, Chris Edgemon, and    Andrew Gregg
Forth Worth 
Coaches: Robert Adams
and Sharon Hamilton
 Huntsville High School
Coach: Janet Fair
Jesse Jones High School
Coach: Daphane Howard
 Klein High School
Coach: Don Robinson
Klein Forest High School
Coach: Naomi Fanett
Lamar High School
Coach: David Nathan
Memorial High School
Coach: Dorothy Blodgett
left to right: Avi, Nancy, David, Raman,Nakul.
Plano East High School
Coach: Suellyn Chesal
St. John's School
Coaches: Alice Nelson and Ted Curry
Temple High School
Coach: Judy West
Weatherford High School
Coach: Gail Shewmake
Westfield High School
Coach: Peggy Gordon
Ysleta High School
Coaches: Paul Cain, Ruth Hanson and Veronica Torres
Sam Houston State University Honor Students
Katherine in Charge!
Ground Zero: The Coaches' Only Room
Jennifer Ewing: Honor Student

Debbie Perez: Honor Student
Thank you to the SHSU Honor Students:
We could not host the tournament without you!



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