Consumer Bowl Team Wins South Jersey Regionals

On April 10, the MFS Consumer Bowl Team won the South Jersey Regional competition. The team will go on to defend the school’s state title on May 16 in Trenton. The team members are: captain Alex Horn ’17, Alex Barrett ’17, John Barton ’17, Bailey Butterworth ’20, and Josh Strauss ’20. History Teacher Judy van Tijn advises the team.

The New Jersey High School Consumer Bowl is a quiz-show style competition in which students test their knowledge on consumer affairs. The competitors are asked a host of questions on issues affecting buyers of goods and services, such as Ponzi schemes, investment fraud, and insurance policies. The competition is sponsored by the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs.