The preliminary round of the Ultimate High School Quiz Competition ended today with six schools securing qualification to the main competition.
Most of the pre-contest favorites managed to qualify unlike in some of the contests where there were upsets.
Kumasi High School with 48 points gave a wide gap to the the closest competitor Presby SHS Kwamang to qualify in style along with Presby SHS.
The ssecond contest of the day saw the beautiful ladies from St Monica SHS also qualifying in style with Agona SDA SHS. The ladies proved too strong for the other competing schools as they dazzled them in each round of the contest.
The last contest saw Tweneboa SHS set one of the preliminary highest score with 54 points to send a strong signal about their intention. Nsutaman Catholic picked the last ticket for the day.
With the elimination done now all is set for the main competition as the 28 qualified schools are joined by last year finalists St Mary’s Girls SHS, Opoku Ware School, Kumasi Girls SHS and St Hubert Seminary. The Ultimate High School Quiz Competition is an initiative of the Ashanti Regional Students Representative Council and Ultimate 106.9 Fm in partnership with GES and CHASS.