In what many have described as a stunning victory of seismic proportions, Achimota School beat the crowd favourite St. Thomas Aquinas Senior High at the just ended maiden Greater Accra Regional Championship of the National Science and Maths Quiz.
The contest was tipped to be a fierce one as the two-time winners endured pressure from Wesley Grammar School in the first two rounds before exerting their dominance on the game.
The two contestants for Achimota gave an excellent display of speed and accuracy and it paid off in the end, earning them a record 73 points for the Greater Accra region.
The students of Achimota School who were in their numbers at the quiz hall to give their support couldn’t keep calm.
READ ALSO: Can Ghanaian universities admit SHS students
They sent deafening and unending cheers into the hall, asserting their victory.
St. Thomas Aquinas Senior High, otherwise called Old Toms were expected to march Achimota boot for boot but they were caught off guard.
They ended the contest with 37 points.
Chemu Senior High slayed giants, Presec Legon to reach the final but it appears they used all their firepower as they scored only 33 points.
Students of Achimota School kept cheering their contestant, filling the hall with echos of their anthem.