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The FHS Academic Team competes in the FCPS Academic Tournament. Open to students in all grades. We are looking for members who love math, science, history, geography, literature, pop culture, or general trivia!

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Dorris, Roan, Pondoc named All-County Academic Tournament Team

Congratulations to Zach Dorris and Jamie Roan for being selected to the First Team, All-County Academic Tournament Team.  Chris Pondoc was selected to the Second Team. Zach, Jamie, and Chris were selected among 350+ student participants throughout the county. This is the inaugural year for the All-County Academic Tournament Team. Out of the 350+ student

Cadets earn 2nd seed at next weeks County Academic Team Championship

Frederick High School‘s Academic Team has earned the 2nd seed in next weeks County Championship March following wins over both Catoctin and Linganore Friday Night. Frederick scored 21 points to Linganore’s 13, and Catoctin’s 5. Special shout out to senior Sydney Robinson for her all around strong play.

The Cadet Academic team splits with Brunswick and Walkersville

Frederick split Friday night’s Academic Team results to come in 2nd place for the evening. The Cadets defeated Brunswick 14-13, but falling to Walkersville 14-16, in a close back and forth match. Fridays special category was 90’s music and FHS did well in the category. Frederick will face Catoctin and Linganore next week.

FHS advances to “It’s Academic” Semifinals on final buzzer question

The Frederick High School Academic Team will advance to April’s semifinal round after defeating Urbana and Severna Park on the shows taping Saturday afternoon. The Cadets won on the broadcasts last question with a quick buzzer response to end the show and advance. The Academic Team who this past Friday also claimed the FCPS number

Cadet Academic Team claims #1 ranking, defeats Linganore and Oakdale

The Frederick High School Academic Team defeated both Linganore and Oakdale Friday night at FHS. The Cadets who are now ranked #1 in the FCPS standings, received performance from Captain Zach Dorris and Aidan Carney. The team will travel to Baltimore today to tape the second round of the “It’s Academic” TV show. Next week’s

The Cadet Academic team defeats Catoctin, takes down #1 ranked Walkersville

Frederick High School Academic Team defeated Catoctin and previously top ranked Walkersville Friday night 17-5-15. Team was lead by captain Jamie Roan and a special shoutout to the Shakespeare Squad. Next Friday night Frederick will take on Linganore and Oakdale. The special category is four major sports halls of fame.

Frederick’s Academic Team defeats Urbana and Oakdale, 19-11-11

Frederick High School’s Academic Team scored 19 points during Friday nights competition to take down both Urbana and Oakdale who each scored 11. Friday’s special subject was WWII. The Cadets received strong performance by Aidan Carney, Zach Dorris, Jamie Roan, and Chris Pondoc.

FHS Academic Team finishes 2nd

Frederick High Schools Academic Team finished 2nd Friday evening in their match against Linganore and Middletown held at the FHS auditorium. The Cadets defeated the Knights but fell to Linganore during the second week of county competition. Captains, Zach Dorris and Jamie Roan gave a strong performances on the night, as did Chris Pondoc. Next

Academic team splits into first night of competition

Frederick’s Academic team split their matches on the opening night of competition Friday evening at FHS. The Cadets first matched pitted then against Walkersville and Brunswick where FHS was leading going into the final round. Frederick rebounded in their second match to defeat Tuscarora and Thomas Johnson. The Cadets are currently ranked #4 and in the

Frederick wins on It’s Academic. Show will air December 14th

FHS Academic Team taped the It’s Academic tv show today at NBC4 Studies in Washington, DC. The team was represented by Zach Dorris, Chris Pondoc, and Jamie Roan. The Cadets won beating Archbishop Spalding from Severn, MD and the Key School from Annapolis. The show will air on Saturday, December 14 at 10:00am on channel