The Chipola College District Board of Trustees presented championship rings to members of the college Brain Bowl team during the board’s regular meeting at the college on Tuesday. The team captured the school’s first ever state Brain Bowl championship in March and finished second in the NAQT National Tournament in April.
Chipola scored National Tournament wins over Wake Forest, Faulkner, and Gulf Coast, and competed with Harvard, Dartmouth, Stanford, MIT, and the University of Florida. The Chipola team captured four tournament wins this season and made it to the semi-finals at two other tournaments.
Brain Bowl team members are Mark Hodge, Jantzen Whitehead, Chuck Bryant, Trey Paul and Mitchell Whitehead. Chipola coaches are Stan Young and Dr. Robert Dunkle.