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Aca Deca team takes first place in the county!


Bella Vista High School is the winner of the 2019 Sacramento County Academic Decathlon competition. This is 26th county championship for this team since 1988! The team now advances to the State Finals, which will be held March 22–23 in Sacramento. This will be their 29th appearance at the state competition.

This is BV's 26th overall win!  Here’s the medal breakdown:



Gold:     Matt Landuyt        Silver: Wyatt Johnsen, Jake Clausen             Bronze: Will Gustafson, Clay Emory


Gold:    Will Gustafson      Bronze: Quinn Campbell, Wyatt Johnsen, Jake Clausen


Silver:   Matt Laduyt         Bronze: Wyatt Johnsen


Gold:    Will Gustafson, Wyatt Johnsen, Jake Clausen, Matt Landuyt        Silver: Clay Emory


Silver: Matt Landuyt     Bronze: Quinn Campbell


Gold:  Quinn Campbell, Will Gustafson, Wyatt Johnsen   Silver:  Jake Clausen    Bronze: Zach Kerkhoff, Matt Landuyt


Gold:  Will Gustafson

Social Science:

Bronze:   Guy Scangarello, Wyatt Johnsen, Clay Emory


Gold:   Clay Emor    Silver:  Guy Scangarello, Jake Clausen    Bronze: Wyatt Johnsen

Super Quiz:

Gold: Jake Clausen, Clay Emory, Will Gustafson, Wyatt Johnsen, Matt Landuyt     Silver: Zach Kerkhoff   Bronze: Evan Shen

Super Decathlete (Highest scorer in GPA Division)

Gold: Will Gustafson, Jake Clausen     Silver: Wyatt Johnsen, Matt Landuyt      Bronze: Clay Emory