GPQB Mid-Season Poll, 2017-18


The first half of an eventful quizbowl season has brought upsets, intense runs, and several surprises. Our panel had as difficult a decision as ever, with more and more good teams every year. Without further ado, here is GPQB’s midseason poll. There were 14 voters for this poll, which is a record. GPQB polls are conducted AP style.

#1) Lehigh Valley Academy, 138 Points (=, 12 first place votes)
#2) Downingtown STEM, 125 Points (+1, 2 first place votes)
#3) Alagar Homeschool, 104 Points (+1)
#4) Friends Select, 93 Points (+1)
#5) Great Valley, 84 Points (-3)
#6) Manheim Township, 69 Points (+3)
#7) Allderdice, 47 Points (+3)
#8) Delaware Valley, 42 Points (-2)
#9) Henderson, 40 Points (-1)
#10) Downingtown East, 13 Points (-3)

Also receiving votes were: State College (6), Winchester Thurston (5), Penn Manor (3), and Hempfield (1)

The poll panelists were: Mitch Alday, Ryan Bilger, Paul Birch, Chris Chiego, Emily Dickson, Alex Dzurick, Ben Herman, Ashish Kumbhardare, Sebastien La Duca, Andrew Nadig, Rebecca Rosenthal, Colton Sanden, Alex Sankaran, Steven Silverman.

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