WSUM Trivia Battle

Congratulations to our 2017 WSUM Trivia Battle Winner: 

First Place = Aluminasty (38,567 points)

Second Place = Crouching Caker, Hidden Paddle (32,900 points)

Third Place = The Number M (15,900 points)

Fourth Place = Old People (12,233 points)

Firth Place = Team Tesch (6,400 points) 


Thank you to everyone who took part in this year's trivia battle. We love you all!


See the attached for the full score sheet, questions, and answers. After the winner is announced, teams have 48 hours to submit appeals to for consideration. All decisions by Friends of Madison Student Radio regarding the final scoring and winner of the competition are final. After the 48 hour appeal window, the winning team’s captain will be contacted with instructions for claiming their prize. 


Rules of Trivia: 

Each team is given one attempt to answer each question.  Answers will be submitted online; teams will be given specific instructions for submittal before the contest begins.  Teams are given approximately 5-10 minutes per question in which to respond with an answer.  This amount of time may vary, depending on the radio content and the host.  All teams that respond correctly are given an equal share of the 2000 points that a question is worth, with a minimum of 5 points and a maximum of 500 points.

PRIZES:  First Prize is Cash equal to one half (50%) of the Team Registration Fees.  Second Prize is a set of steak knives.

FUNDRAISING: After Prizes have been awarded, the remainder of the Team Registration Fees goes to Friends of Madison Student Radio, and will be used in support of WSUM Student Radio.