01/06/2011 01:07 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

St. Louis Team Wins Beer Pong World Series (VIDEO)

A St. Louis-area team was crowned with the ultimate college honor this week: World Champions of Beer Pong.

The team, who call themselves Standing Ovation, beat 507 teams from 9 countries to claim the $50,000 grand prize in the World Series of Beer Pong.

Entrants, who paid $1,110 to participate in the finals, convened in Las Vegas.

Watch below as Standing Ovation triumphs.