The championships test students on economics, art, music, math, language, literature, as well as physical and social sciences.
Team Captain Neil Paik says the team adopted the /*Obama*/ campaign slogan, "Yes, we can." Paik says he got the president to repeat the campaign slogan right before they left.
It was the third trip to the /*Oval Office*/ for team coach Larry Jones. The Moorpark team met with President /*Bill Clinton*/ after winning the 1999 championship and with President /*George W. Bush*/ in 2003.