Opoku Ware School suffered yet another defeat to Sonrise SHS, debutants at the National Science & Maths Quiz and Science Festival in a nerve-wracking competition.
The Volta Region-based Sonrise SHS left it to the last riddle of the final round to beat their contenders Opoku Ware School and Berekum SHS in the 13th preliminary stage contest.
It was a tough battle. All three finalists were hungry for a win. Mfantsipim School, to win it for the third time and get to keep the trophy, Opoku Ware with the same quest and Adisadel College, to get the trophy for the first time.
Having been to the finals two consecutive times, 2015 and 2016, Adisadel College, was not ready to let go thus, fought fiercely to emerge winners of the 2016 edition of the National Science & Maths Quiz.
The semifinal stage of the 2016 National Science & Maths Quiz (NSMQ) will be held on Monday, June 27, 2016.
The nine schools which have made it to this stage will battle with one another to book one of the three slots in the final stage.