‘Almighty’ Presec-Legon secures slot in NSMQ 2021 Grande Finale after a stiff clash with St. Peter’s SHS and Chemu SHS in the semis

'Almighty' Presec-Legon secures slot in NSMQ 2021 Finals after a stiff clash with St. Peter’s SHS and Chemu SHS in the semis
'Almighty' Presec-Legon secures slot in NSMQ 2021 Finals after a stiff clash with St. Peter’s SHS and Chemu SHS in the semis

Presbyterian Boys Senior High School, popularly known as PRESEC, Legon have qualified to the Grande Finale of the 2021 National Science and Maths Quiz.

This is their 10th appearance in the finals of the National Science and Maths Quiz since its inception.

This win also makes it their third consecutive year of being in the finals. Judging from their previous contests, the ‘Odadeɛs’ were expected to ‘slay’ their contenders.

Presec-Legon faced St. Peter’s SHS and Chemu SHS in a semi-final contest today and won the contest with 50 points.

The all-boys contestants led the race in all five rounds of the contest trailing behind St. Peter’s SHS and Chemu SHS with 34 and 21 points respectively.

Presec-Legon will contest with two other schools in the NSMQ 2021 Finals as finalists.

The victory sent Presec supporters roaring beyond control in the Saarah-Mensah Auditorium at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).

Here is a breakdown of the scores:


End of Round 1:

PRESEC – Legon: 24pts
St. Peter’s SHS: 12pts
Chemu SHS: 8pts

End of Round 2:

PRESEC – Legon: 31pts
St. Peter’s SHS: 15pts
Chemu SHS: 6pts

Problem of the Day scores –

Chemu SHS: 2/10
PRESEC – Legon: 0/10
St. Peter’s SHS: 0/10

End of Round 3:

PRESEC – Legon: 31pts
St. Peter’s SHS: 15pts
Chemu SHS: 8pts

End of Round 4:

PRESEC – Legon: 44pts

St. Peter’s SHS: 31pts

Chemu SHS: 18pts

End of contest:

PRESEC – Legon: 50pts
St. Peter’s SHS: 34pts
Chemu SHS: 21pts

The Odadie boys want to make their seventh trophy by the end of this year’s contest. The opposition’s dream is to see Presec-Legon fall but supporters behind the “boys in blue” say today’s victory is assured.

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Some suggest the school’s secret weapon, the third contestant has never been employed on the show.

They say his presence could easily land the school a spot in the finale.

Source: unitedshowbiz.com.gh

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