Category Archives: High School

Regarding the Tournament at St. Mark’s on February 25

Texas Quiz Bowl Alliance (TQBA) has taken the following actions in tandem with the sanctions imposed by National Academic Quiz Tournaments (NAQT) stemming from results at an event held at St. Mark’s School of Texas on February 25: The program known … Continue reading

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John Paul II repeats as Sparkling City champion

Corpus Christi’s St. John Paul II High School retained its Sparkling City title Saturday in the tournament’s third iteration, defeating Mission’s Juan Diego Academy 355-70 in the tournament final. The semifinalists were London and Port Aransas, while Flour Bluff, Carroll, … Continue reading

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St. Mark’s, Coppell West win season-opener at Greenhill

Congratulations to St. Mark’s A, winners of the Hornet Hullabaloo varsity division via a 440-245 final victory over Strake Jesuit A. Other varsity semifinalists were Cistercian B and Windhaven Park B; rounding out the HSNCT qualifiers were quarterfinalists St. Thomas, … Continue reading

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Led by LASA, Texas contingent excels in HSNCT playoffs

LASA A (14-2) led the TQBA contingent with a fourth-place finish at the 2016 NAQT High School National Championship Tournament on Sunday in Dallas, as the Texas delegation occupied six of the top 33 and 11 of the top 76 … Continue reading

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Follow TQBA’s teams at HSNCT this weekend!

TQBA will once again be updating a Texas Team Tracker spreadsheet during HSNCT on Saturday and Sunday to make our teams’ results easily accessible throughout the day. Use the above link to view our Google sheet as it updates. Navigate between … Continue reading

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LASA 2nd, Harmony Top Small School at NSC

LASA earned another national runner-up trophy Sunday, going 16-4 at PACE NSC and losing a disadvantaged final against Detroit Catholic Central (18-1). Corin Wagen led LASA with 71.67 PPG (through 18 games), while Ethan Russo added 65.56 and Alex Denko … Continue reading

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HSNCT Wrap-up: Harmony earns Top 12 finish

Having covered LASA’s national runner-up performance, let’s look at the remaining Texas teams: Harmony Science Academy – North Austin posted what is believed to be the highest-ever finish by a small school qualifier, tying for eighth place with four other schools, … Continue reading

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Arcadia ends LASA’s three-peat dream

For the first time, NAQT’s High School National Championship first-place trophy is going to Southern California. Justin Nghiem scored 55 points in the final as Arcadia (16-3) High School from the Los Angeles area beat LASA 410-285 in the HSNCT single-game … Continue reading

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Harmony Science Academy-North Austin wins SSNCT

Congratulations to Harmony Science Academy-North Austin, coach Adam Escandell, and the team of Ali Barreh (2015), Henry Hawthorn (2015), Brian Nardone (2015), and Peter Wofford (2017) who won the 2015 NAQT Small School National Championship Tournament on Sunday at the … Continue reading

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Follow TQBA HS State live on Saturday

The Texas High School state championship is day after tomorrow at Seven Lakes HS in Katy. Use this link to view our schedule grid, where we’ll be posting scores throughout Saturday. The tentative matchups for both divisions are already listed … Continue reading

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