The 24th Annual ESU #11 Senior High Academic Quiz Bowl was held at 8:30 a.m. on April 27th at the Nebraska Prairie Museum. Thirteen teams from the ESU #11 area competed. Teams were: Alma, Arapahoe, Axtell, Bertrand, Cambridge, Elwood, Eustis-Farnam, Franklin, Holdrege, Loomis, Minden, Southern Valley and Wilcox-Hildreth. The top two teams from that competition participated in the Nebraska State ESU Senior High Academic Quiz Bowl. Those teams were Alma and Bertrand.
Beginning at 1:00 p.m., twenty-five teams from 13 ESUs competed at the 18th annual Nebraska State ESU Senior High Academic Quiz Bowl including: Adams Central, Arcadia, Banner County, Central City, Chambers, Chase County, Columbus, Elgin, Elkhorn South, Exeter-Milligan, Johnson-Brock, Kearney, Medicine Valley, Mullen, Omaha Westside, Nebraska City Lourdes CC, Norris, North Platte St. Patrickʼs, Rock County, Superior, Valentine, Wahoo and Wisner-Pilger along with the top two ESU #11 teams (Alma & Bertrand).
The Quiz Bowl competitions were sponsored by ESU #11 in Holdrege.