Ramachandran siblings demonstrate strong showing in national academic competition
Over Labor Day weekend, Rohan Ramachandran '25 and Ruchika Ramachandran '27 competed in the International Academic Competitions 2021 National Championships. Read on for their impressive results.
By Richard Rosenthal, MS Latin Teacher & Quiz Bowl Coach
Rohan Ramachandran '25 and Ruchika Ramachandran '27 traveled to Washington, DC to compete against some of the most knowledgeable students from all over the country in the International Academic Competitions 2021 National Championships.
Demonstrating an impressive breadth of knowledge, Rohan qualified for the finals in four competitions. He took home third in the National Science Bee, placed fourth in the US History Bee, and finished sixth in both the National History Bee and the National Humanities Bee. Additionally, Rohan made the semifinals in the International Geography Bee and the US Academic Bee. Meanwhile, Ruchika finished ninth in the National Humanities Bee and tied for 12th in the US History Bee.
Head Golf Coach Trent Boysen shares his congratulations to the Girls' Golf Team, Will Barrett '22, and Russ Petty '22, who will all represent USN at the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association Regional Golf Tournament on Monday, Sept. 27 at Riverbend Country Club in Shelbyville. These athletes vied for advancement during the TSSAA District Championship on Thursday, Sept. 23, and with great weather, the Tigers achieved great play, as well. Get the full recap here.
Cross Country teams traveled to Huntsville, Alabama where junior Auldyn Plant set a new record as USN's first girl to run a sub-19 minute 5k. Several other runners set new personal records, too, in an unforgettable day of racing. Read on for a recap from the Cross Country coaches.