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Monday September 27, 2010
Saturday October 16, 2010

We will be using an Invitational Series set written by National Academic Quiz Tournaments, and we will use the same game format as last year (20 tossups with 30 point rebounding bonuses, and tossups will have -5 point penalties for an early buzz that is incorrect, and powers, or an extra 5 points for a correct early buzz).

Saturday November 13, 2010

THE LEXINGTON JV TOURNAMENT IS CANCELLED BECAUSE OF SCHEDULING CONFLICTS. For more information, email tournament manager Jim McCrary (jmccrary@lexington.k12.mo.us) or Coach Beth McCrary (bmccrary@lexington.k12.mo.us) .

The Bill Currie Memorial Tournament, named in honor of a recently deceased faculty member, will be held on November 13th, 2010. This tournament will be a mirror of BATE; more information on that tournament can be found here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=10426. Each packet will consist of 20 tossups, each with a 3-part non-rebounding bonus, with each part being worth 10 points. This tournament will feature negs--deduction of 5 points for answering incorrectly before the moderator has finished reading the question.

Saturday November 20, 2010

St. Charles Community College will be hosting its first ever high school tournament on November 20th, 2010. We will be using questions from the SCOP set. For more information, please check here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=9958&p=198265&hilit...

Games will consist of 20 Tossups and 20 Bonuses. The team that answers a tossup correctly gets to collaborate on a bonus. Players have 5 seconds to answer after buzzing in and 5 seconds after a tossup or bonus is finished being read to answer.

Hancock High School in St. Louis County will be hosting our annual fall tournament on November 20th. This is the 5th year for our tournament and it continues to get bigger and better every year.
We have had a fantastic turnout the past few years and hope for more of the same this year. If you are interested in participating, please respond via e-mail ASAP, as we expect to fill up quickly. I will then send you our information packet via e-mail. Thank you for your time and we hope to see you at Hancock in November.

Steve Kelly
Scholar Bowl Sponsor
Hancock High School

Saturday December 04, 2010
Saturday January 22, 2011

This tournament is for freshman (9th graders) only.

Saturday February 05, 2011
Start: 02/05/2011 08:11

The De Smet J.V. Invitational tournament will be held at De Smet Jesuit High School on Feb 5, 2011. The field will be limited to 24 teams, additional teams per school allowed on first come basis.. J.V. is defined as only Freshmen or Sophomores. Registration begins at 8 a.m., and the coaches meeting will be at 8:30 a.m. Please enter the school by way of the commons door on the Emerson Rd (Highway 270) side of the school. All teams are requested to bring a buzzer system (ten dollar discount). Please make checks payable to De Smet Jesuit High School.

Saturday February 26, 2011

Unfortunately, the tournament has been cancelled for this year.

Saturday March 05, 2011

The Missouri Quizbowl Alliance would like to invite you to the fourth annual NAQT Missouri Qualifier, to be held on the campus of the University of Missouri in Columbia on March 5, 2011.

This tournament will be run in the twenty tossup/bonus format on NAQT IS-104. Games consist of twenty tossups worth ten points each followed by non-rebounding bonuses worth up to thirty points. Tossups will feature "powers" (additional points awarded for correct buzzes very early in the question) and "negs" (five point deductions for incorrect answers before the question is finished).

Tuesday March 08, 2011
Start: 03/08/2011 04:45

Format: Missouri state format with only three quarters to speed
up the games. A Swiss pairing format will be used for
the four games played. The questions are written by myself
and have lots of current events and trivial knowledge. Math
questions will not go above algebra II level.

Participants: Freshmen and sophomores. Teams made up of any
combination.

Cost: $25.00 per team.

Awards: Team plaques for top four teams.
Top eight individuals receive medals.

Contact:

Branson High School

Saturday March 12, 2011
Saturday March 19, 2011
Saturday March 26, 2011

Lexington High School will host its annual varsity academic tournament on Saturday, March 26, 2011. If sufficient teams enter, the field will be divided into two divisions. The top four finishers in each division will receive trophies, and members of champion teams will receive medals. All-Tournament teams for both divisions will be named, and those players will receive medals. We will use Missouri format, and NAQT -- the district and state provider -- will supply the questions. The tournament will also serve as a NAQT national championship qualifying tournament.

Saturday April 02, 2011

Email registration information to: Susan Sheeley ssheeley@salem.k12.mo.us The tournament is open to junior varsity players only. No seniors and no underclassmen who have played mostly as a varsity player or who played varsity in previous district or state competitions.

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