From left, Shaye McAuliffe, Ciaran Cordial, Andrew Woods, Michael Schwartz and Austin Mix -- all members of the Beaufort High School Academic World Quest team -- ponder a practice question from coach Debi Kidd as they prepare on Tuesday for their upcoming appearance in the national championship competition to be held over the weekend in Washington, D.C. The team advanced to the final round last month when it won a sudden-death playoff with Hilton Head Island High.
From left, Shaye McAuliffe, Ciaran Cordial, Andrew Woods, Michael Schwartz and Austin Mix -- all members of the Beaufort High School Academic World Quest team -- ponder a practice question from coach Debi Kidd as they prepare on Tuesday for their upcoming appearance in the national championship competition to be held over the weekend in Washington, D.C. The team advanced to the final round last month when it won a sudden-death playoff with Hilton Head Island High. Jay Karr
From left, Shaye McAuliffe, Ciaran Cordial, Andrew Woods, Michael Schwartz and Austin Mix -- all members of the Beaufort High School Academic World Quest team -- ponder a practice question from coach Debi Kidd as they prepare on Tuesday for their upcoming appearance in the national championship competition to be held over the weekend in Washington, D.C. The team advanced to the final round last month when it won a sudden-death playoff with Hilton Head Island High. Jay Karr

Beaufort High team faces national test in Washington this weekend

April 23, 2013 8:24 PM