JV Challenge

For ninth and tenth graders


Keep your ninth and tenth graders involved!

The Junior Varsity Challenge is a competitive opportunity designed for Kentucky’s ninth and tenth grade students, who sometimes are “lost” between the middle grades (6-8) and high school (9-12) Governor’s Cup Competition. Teams compete in “sections” of up to 8 teams each.

The registration fee is $90. Click the blue box above to sign up, and check out the participation requirements each school must meet to compete.

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Key Dates

Monday, October 25
Coaches Planning Meeting

Thursday, October 28

Saturday, November 6
Assessments, Quick Recall, Awards


More Information

  • Content based on the Kentucky Program of Studies for ninth and tenth grades
  • There is no required reading for the Language Arts exam
  • All coaches will receive a Coaches’ Guide via email
  • JV Composition and JV Assessments are conducted online.


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