On Friday, October 13, 2017, Plainview hosted its annual invitational knowledge meet. The meet began with a written round, which was followed by four oral rounds. Schools that competed in the meet were Manzanola, Plainview, Holly, Eads, Crowley County, Springfield, Las Animas, McClave, and Walsh.
In the A-Team competition, Manzanola placed first; Plainview placed second, and Holly placed third. In the B-Team competition, Eads C placed first; Holly placed second, and Eads B placed third.
Members of the Plainview teams are A: Benji Davis (junior), Olivia Specht (sophomore), Grant Specht (senior), and Lydia Splitter (senior); and B: Kayla Wanderlingh (junior) and Kyle Scott (sophomore). Plainview is coached by Ruth Fees, English, Reading, and Spanish teacher.