Proclamation Signed For "ECMS Academic Team Appreciation Day"
Moriah Peterson, story and photos:
The ECMS Academic Team was honored at Fiscal court on July 9, 2018 for their recent success in being named Junior National Academic Champions.
Edmonson County, who won the New Orleans division, edged out Johnson County Middle School (KY) for the National Championship title. Johnson County won the Orlando division of the tournament with a perfect 8-0 record, the same as EC; however, Edmonson County averaged 414 points per game, while Johnson County averaged 393 points per game.
The team was named National Champions on June 18, 2018.
A proclamation by Judge Will Cannon was signed to observe July 10, 2018 ECMS Academic Team Appreciation Day in Edmonson County.