The Mount Carmel Invitational featured twenty teams from Louisiana, Mississippi, and Florida. In the Varsity division, both Jesuit and St. Martin’s Episcopal entered the final match undefeated. Jesuit led 230-220 after 13 questions; down the stretch, Eddie Redman had two powers to help clinch the game for Jesuit. In the final match, Bryce Monier had five powers to lead St. Martin’s. Behind Jesuit and St. Martin’s, Lusher took third place and Fontainebleau A took fourth.
In the JV & Novice bracket, St. Martin’s B team emerged victorious with a perfect 10-0 record. The leading scorer for St. Martin’s B was ninth-grader Clara Conatser. St. Paul’s and Fontainebleau B tied for second with 7-3 records.
Trophies were presented to the top scorers in the varsity preliminary matches. They were Bryce Monier, Eli Issokson (Lusher), Caleb Rogers (Jesuit), and Matthew Bonner (Holy Cross).