NEBRASKA CITY – The Lourdes Central Catholic academic decathlon team advanced to state competition under the umbrella theme of “the 1960s”after competing in regionals earlier this month.
The 12-member team earned 68 medals in six subject areas.
Medalists in the honors division were Paul Shawhan, Cathy Shawhan and Luke Partsch.
Medalists in the scholastic division were Ethan Roberts and Piper Monson.
Other medalists were Grant Draus and Jazmin Rodriguez.
The Lourdes Academic Decathlon team is coached by Tammy Partsch and Tom Dinville.
Team members are: