"The Wilburton Academic Team has almost twenty members this year. They are split into two squads a varsity and junior varsity team. Both squads compete in the Blue Mountain Academic Conference. Currently the junior varsity team is undefeated and ranked first. The varsity is in 3rd place with a 10 wins and 7 loses. The varsity team is lead by Captain Roy Phipps. The varsity team competed in OSSAA district competition in early October and earned the top seed. They will have the top seed at regional competition on November 12. Regionals will be held in Wewoka. The varsity team will also be featured on the television show I Want Answers! this fall." - Lisa Baker, Academic Team Co-Sponsor
The Academic Team sponsors are Mrs. Baker and Mr. Bockus.