Team Okaloosa Recognized For Winning State Championship

Team Okaloosa was recognized at the May 11 School Board meeting for being the State Academic Team Champions in the Commissioner’s Academic Challenge (Division 2) held the weekend of April 11- 12 at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

Team Members

Natalie Harris - Choctawhatchee High School
Sophia Bergmann - Niceville High School
Tyler Gaedecke - Niceville High School
Matthew Nelson - Niceville High School
Ian Kampert - Rocky Bayou Christian School
James Sung - Rocky Bayou Christian School

Student Observers

Jonathan Ingram - Collegiate High School
Max Dyell - Collegiate High School


Carol Bernich, District Coordinator of Academic Teams
Julie Mosley, Co-Coach - Rocky Bayou Christian School
Dr. Mike Mosley, Co-Coach - Rocky Bayou Christian School

In addition to being first in the state, Sophia Bergmann was named to Team Florida, and Bernich was tapped to be the Coach for Team Florida at the National Championship to be held at Walt Disney World from June 13-16, 2015.