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'''South Callaway High School''' is a public high school in Mokane, Missouri, which has fielded a quizbowl team for quite a few years.
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'''South Callaway High School''' is a small public high school in Mokane, Missouri. The quiz bowl ("Scholar Bowl") team has seen several years of regional success. The district's middle school also fields a 7th and 8th grade team which competes with other middle schools and junior highs in the area, while elementary schoolers from the district are able to compete in a tossups-only event within the Show-Me Conference.
 
 
The middle school also fields a team, coached by Kelly Hanna, which competes with other middle schools and junior highs in the area.
 
  
 
==MSHSAA History==
 
==MSHSAA History==
 
*1992-1995 - ''[[MACA|Missouri Academic Association]] era'' - No information available.
 
*1992-1995 - ''[[MACA|Missouri Academic Association]] era'' - No information available.
*1996 - Placed second in the [[MSHSAA]] state championships, losing to [[Richland]].  At this time, the school was in MSHSAA class 2.
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*1996 - Placed second in the [[MSHSAA]] state Class 2 championships, losing the finals match to [[Richland]].
 
*1997 - Placed fourth in the MSHSAA state Class 2 championships.
 
*1997 - Placed fourth in the MSHSAA state Class 2 championships.
 
*1998-2004 - No information available.
 
*1998-2004 - No information available.
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*2007, 2008- Placed second in the C3D4 championships, losing to [[Hallsville]].
 
*2007, 2008- Placed second in the C3D4 championships, losing to [[Hallsville]].
 
*2009 - Placed second in the C3D7 championships, losing to Hallsville.
 
*2009 - Placed second in the C3D7 championships, losing to Hallsville.
*2010 - Did not proceed to afternoon finals in C3D7.
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*2010 - Did not qualify for semifinals in C3D7.
 
*2011 - Eliminated in C2D8 semifinals with a loss to Eugene.
 
*2011 - Eliminated in C2D8 semifinals with a loss to Eugene.
*2012 - Did not proceed to afternoon finals in C2D8.
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*2012 - Did not qualify for semifinals in C2D8.
*2013 - Placed third in the C2D4 championships.
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*2013 - Eliminated in C2D4 semifinals with a loss to New Haven.
 
*2014 - Placed second in the C2D4 championships, losing to New Haven.
 
*2014 - Placed second in the C2D4 championships, losing to New Haven.
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*2015, 2016 - Eliminated in C3D6 semifinals with a loss to Osage.
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*2017 - Champions of the C2D9 tournament over Fayette. Lost sectional tournament to [[Calvary Lutheran]].
  
 
==Opponents and Rivalries==
 
==Opponents and Rivalries==
 
South Callaway formerly competed in the Mid-Missouri Conference against teams from Southern Boone, North Callaway, Harrisburg, and Hallsville. In 2012, the school became a member of the Show-Me Conference alongside nine other schools, including a very active [[Tuscumbia]] program.
 
South Callaway formerly competed in the Mid-Missouri Conference against teams from Southern Boone, North Callaway, Harrisburg, and Hallsville. In 2012, the school became a member of the Show-Me Conference alongside nine other schools, including a very active [[Tuscumbia]] program.
  
The school was classified by MSHSAA as Class 3, District 4 in the 2004 and 2006 cycles, and as Class 3, District 7 in the 2008 cycle, when the number of districts was doubled and the sectionals system was created. By 2010, enrollment numbers forced South Callaway to be bumped to Class 2, where they were placed in District 8. The 2012 cycle saw a move to Class 2, District 4.
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The school was classified by MSHSAA as Class 3, District 4 in the 2004 and 2006 cycles, and as Class 3, District 7 in the 2008 cycle, when the number of districts was doubled and the sectionals system was created. By 2010, enrollment numbers forced South Callaway to be bumped to Class 2, where they were placed in District 8. The 2012 cycle saw a move to District 4. Enrollment in 2014 was large enough for South Callaway to be bumped to Class 3, District 6, but the 2016 enrollment cycle saw a return to Class 2 in District 9.
  
The school's largest rivalry was by far that with Hallsville, a formidable conference and district opponent. Some regional rivalries are present against schools like Fulton, Eugene, Fatima and Southern Boone.
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The school's largest historical rivalry was by far that with Hallsville, a formidable conference and district opponent. The team has also played several high profile matches against teams from Osage and New Haven.
  
 
==Tournament Attendance==
 
==Tournament Attendance==
South Callaway's tournament attendance has been consistently sparse or nonexistent in recent years. The schedule had mostly consisted of conference duals, a conference tournament and the occasional county tournament. In 2008, the team attended multiple tournaments, including the [[Warrenton Tournament|Warrenton Warrior Classic]] and the [[William Woods Academic Tournament]]. Despite fervent invitation from the [[Missouri]] team at a location less than an hour away, the team has not yet entered any of Missouri's tournaments. Increased awareness of [[MOQBA]] events in the area and the presence of MOQBA secretary [[Alex Dzurick]] as a former middle school coach may lead to a South Callaway team eventually becoming more active in the circuit.
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South Callaway's tournament attendance has been consistently sparse or nonexistent in recent years. The schedule still largely consists of conference events (mainly dual matches). In 2008, the team attended multiple tournaments, including the [[Warrenton Tournament|Warrenton Warrior Classic]] and the [[William Woods Academic Tournament]]. Increasing numbers of [[MOQBA]] events in the area may lead to a South Callaway team eventually becoming more active in the local circuit.
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By winning the 2017 St. Elizabeth Invitational, the team earned a bid to the [[SSNCT]] which they accepted.  
  
 
==Middle School/Elementary==
 
==Middle School/Elementary==
South Callaway's middle school program has become more active recently, competing in three recent iterations of the winter middle school tournament at Tuscumbia. In 2011, the team went 2-6 in a field of 10. In 2013, the MS team went 3-5 over the course of the day. Tuscumbia Winter again served as the only pyramidal event for the 2014 MS squad, where they went 2-7. The team also competed in a pyramidal quad at Hallsville in February 2014.
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South Callaway's middle school program has become more active recently, such as by competing in recent iterations of the winter middle school tournament at Tuscumbia. The team has also competed in pyramidal quad tournaments at Hallsville.
  
The 6th grade team, coached by Alex Dzurick, competed at the 2013 Tuscumbia Winter tournament in the elementary division, taking home third place (6-2 record) in their first-ever outing. The 6th graders also attended the Show-Me Conference-sponsored (non-pyramidal) Knowledge Bowl for elementary teams where they took 5th place in the 6th grade division. At the 2013 Knowledge Bowl, South Callaway's 5th grade team took home 1st place under coach Leah Cave. Two teams of 6th graders competed at the 2013 Tuscumbia Spring tournament where they took 3rd and 5th places, amassing records of 4-3 and 3-4.
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The 6th grade team, coached by Alex Dzurick, competed at the 2013 Tuscumbia Winter tournament in the elementary division, taking home third place (6-2 record) in their first-ever outing. The 6th graders also attended the Show-Me Conference-sponsored Knowledge Bowl for elementary teams where they took 5th place in the 6th grade division. At the 2013 Knowledge Bowl, South Callaway's 5th grade team took home 1st place under coach Leah Cave. Two teams of 6th graders competed at the 2013 Tuscumbia Spring tournament where they took 3rd and 5th places, amassing records of 4-3 and 3-4.
  
==Active Alumni==
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==Alumni==
[[Alex Dzurick]] (Class of 2008) - formerly of [[Missouri]], former middle school coach (2012-2013)
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[[Alex Dzurick]] (Class of 2008) - currently at [[Illinois]], formerly of [[Missouri]], former middle school coach (2012-2013)
  
 
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Revision as of 15:35, 28 April 2017

South Callaway
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Location:
Mokane, MO
Club President None
Coaches Leah Cave
State Championships
National Championships
National Appearances Unknown
Program Status Unknown
School Size Unknown

South Callaway High School is a small public high school in Mokane, Missouri. The quiz bowl ("Scholar Bowl") team has seen several years of regional success. The district's middle school also fields a 7th and 8th grade team which competes with other middle schools and junior highs in the area, while elementary schoolers from the district are able to compete in a tossups-only event within the Show-Me Conference.

MSHSAA History

  • 1992-1995 - Missouri Academic Association era - No information available.
  • 1996 - Placed second in the MSHSAA state Class 2 championships, losing the finals match to Richland.
  • 1997 - Placed fourth in the MSHSAA state Class 2 championships.
  • 1998-2004 - No information available.
  • 2005 - Placed second in the MSHSAA district championships of Class 3, District 4, losing to Osage.
  • 2006 - Champions of the C3D4 tournament. Placed fourth in the MSHSAA state Class 3 championships.
  • 2007, 2008- Placed second in the C3D4 championships, losing to Hallsville.
  • 2009 - Placed second in the C3D7 championships, losing to Hallsville.
  • 2010 - Did not qualify for semifinals in C3D7.
  • 2011 - Eliminated in C2D8 semifinals with a loss to Eugene.
  • 2012 - Did not qualify for semifinals in C2D8.
  • 2013 - Eliminated in C2D4 semifinals with a loss to New Haven.
  • 2014 - Placed second in the C2D4 championships, losing to New Haven.
  • 2015, 2016 - Eliminated in C3D6 semifinals with a loss to Osage.
  • 2017 - Champions of the C2D9 tournament over Fayette. Lost sectional tournament to Calvary Lutheran.

Opponents and Rivalries

South Callaway formerly competed in the Mid-Missouri Conference against teams from Southern Boone, North Callaway, Harrisburg, and Hallsville. In 2012, the school became a member of the Show-Me Conference alongside nine other schools, including a very active Tuscumbia program.

The school was classified by MSHSAA as Class 3, District 4 in the 2004 and 2006 cycles, and as Class 3, District 7 in the 2008 cycle, when the number of districts was doubled and the sectionals system was created. By 2010, enrollment numbers forced South Callaway to be bumped to Class 2, where they were placed in District 8. The 2012 cycle saw a move to District 4. Enrollment in 2014 was large enough for South Callaway to be bumped to Class 3, District 6, but the 2016 enrollment cycle saw a return to Class 2 in District 9.

The school's largest historical rivalry was by far that with Hallsville, a formidable conference and district opponent. The team has also played several high profile matches against teams from Osage and New Haven.

Tournament Attendance

South Callaway's tournament attendance has been consistently sparse or nonexistent in recent years. The schedule still largely consists of conference events (mainly dual matches). In 2008, the team attended multiple tournaments, including the Warrenton Warrior Classic and the William Woods Academic Tournament. Increasing numbers of MOQBA events in the area may lead to a South Callaway team eventually becoming more active in the local circuit.

By winning the 2017 St. Elizabeth Invitational, the team earned a bid to the SSNCT which they accepted.

Middle School/Elementary

South Callaway's middle school program has become more active recently, such as by competing in recent iterations of the winter middle school tournament at Tuscumbia. The team has also competed in pyramidal quad tournaments at Hallsville.

The 6th grade team, coached by Alex Dzurick, competed at the 2013 Tuscumbia Winter tournament in the elementary division, taking home third place (6-2 record) in their first-ever outing. The 6th graders also attended the Show-Me Conference-sponsored Knowledge Bowl for elementary teams where they took 5th place in the 6th grade division. At the 2013 Knowledge Bowl, South Callaway's 5th grade team took home 1st place under coach Leah Cave. Two teams of 6th graders competed at the 2013 Tuscumbia Spring tournament where they took 3rd and 5th places, amassing records of 4-3 and 3-4.

Alumni

Alex Dzurick (Class of 2008) - currently at Illinois, formerly of Missouri, former middle school coach (2012-2013)