2016 AQME Quiz Champions, Konongo Odumasi Senior High School is set to defend their crown this year when the Zonal Competition bounces back on the 18th of November, 2016 at four selected venues. This year’s quiz competition will be highly competitive as most of the schools have already started preparations to put themselves in shape for the zonal round.Konongo Odumasi Senior High overcame stiff competition from eleven other schools in the finals of the 2016 Ashanti Regional SRC ACME Quiz Competition to be crowned Champions of the 2nd edition of the of the special regional competition held at Kumasi Girls over the weekend.
“KOSS emerged champions after overcoming Nyinahin Catholic SHS and T.I. Amass “
KOSS emerged champions after overcoming Nyinahin Catholic SHS and T.I. Amass Fomena who placed 2nd and 3rd respectively. Toase managed 4th position while T. I. Amass Kumasi placed 5th with KNUST SHS placing 6th. The keenly contested quiz competition in English Language, Social Studies and Current Affairs saw two different sets of 6 schools battle each other for a top three finish qualification to the final.
The twelve schools that made it to the final following zonal elimination competitions last term included, Fomena Amass, Sekyeredumasi, Amaniampong, Simms, Nyinahin, TOSS, Kofiase Adventist, KNUST SHS, Konongo Odumasi, Armed Forces, St. Micheal’s SHS and After three rounds of competitive exercise the following six schools emerged as finalists for the final phase; T.I. Amass Ksi, T.I. Amass Fomena, KOSS, TOSS, KNUST and Nyinahin Catholic SHS to set up an exciting finish.
After close of the competition in the grand finale, Konongo Odumasi emerged as the 2016 ACME QUIZ CHAMPIONS of the Ashanti Region taking over the mantle from St. Monica’s SHS who disappointingly failed to make it to the finals. Nyinahin Catholic emerged 2nd with an awesome performance whilst T. I. Amass Fomena placed 3rd. TOSS managed 4th position with Amass Phobia and KNUST picking the 5th and 6th slots.