Academic Triathlon

  • Academic Triathlon is a creative thinking competition that teaches and rewards creative and divergent thought processes, cooperative brainstorming, general intellect, leadership and creative dramatics. It is available for students in grades 5 & 6 (Challenger Division) and grades 7 & 8 (Cross-Trainer Division). Competitions take place once per month from December-April. Member districts take turns hosting.
     
     
    The '18-'19 Schedule is as follows:
    Round Robin I - December 7, 2018 @ Stewartville MS/HS
    Round Robin II - January 11, 2019 @ Triton
    Round Robin III - February 8, 2019 @ Pine Island Elementary School
    Regionals - March 1, 2019 @ Byron Middle School 
    State Tournament - April 6, 2019 @ Metro Area
     
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    Academic Triathlon Meet Results
     
    Round Robin 1 - December 7, 2018 @ Stewartville
     
    Red Challenger 9-Team Meet
    1st Place - C074 - Byron
    2nd Place - C078 - Kasson-Mantorville
    3rd Place - C084 - Stewartville
     
    Yellow Challenger 8-Team Meet
    1st Place - C083 - Stewartville
    2nd Place - C073 - Byron
    3rd Place - C085 - Triton
     
    Blue Cross-Trainer 6-Team Meet
    1st Place - X042 - Byron
    2nd Place - X044 - Kasson-Mantorville
     
    Green Cross-Trainer 6-Team Meet
    1st Place - X043 - Byron
    2nd Place - X041 - Byron
     
    Round Robin 2 - January 11, 2019 @ Triton
     
    Red Challenger 9-Team Meet
    1st Place - C074 - Byron
    2nd Place - C083 - Stewartville
    3rd Place - C073 - Byron
     
    Yellow Challenger 8-Team Meet
    1st Place - C072 - Byron
    2nd Place - C079 - Pine Island
    3rd Place - C080 - Pine Island
     
    Blue Cross-Trainer 6-Team Meet
    1st Place - X043 - Byron
    2nd Place - X040 - Byron
     
    Green Cross-Trainer 6-Team Meet
    1st Place - X041 - Byron
    2nd Place - X042 - Byron
                                             

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  • For Mind Sprint #1 teams had to design a mascot for their USAT team. The teams were very creative with their designs and below are some of the mascot creations they came up with. Some teams even came up with a chant/cheer for their mascot.

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    He helps our team, he helps us get to Victory! Lets get to work and do the cheer so that we can succeed.

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    Go dogs go you can do it and everyone will know.

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    Unpeel your inner roars! Don't slip on your inner fears!

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    Let's go ziggles! Let's go ziggles! Play so hard, that you might giggle!

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    Everybody read now! Let's get reading, reading! I wanna see it

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