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Fall Events Calendar

Here is a list of Texas Quiz Bowl events for this fall. You may register for events via the NAQT links on the right of each event or via email to tqbamail@gmail.com. Middle School/Elementary Sep 23 [DAL] Hornet Hullabaloo III … Continue reading

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Announcing Texas Quiz Bowl Academy!

This fall, Dr. Romero will be teaching science (11 a.m.) , history (1 p.m.), and humanities (3 p.m.) classes on Sundays.  Each class period will include 50 minutes on instruction in a specific topic area, 50 minutes of targeted practice … Continue reading

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New Study Guides Available!

The Pookie Collection is the set of novice quiz bowl packet sets written for the Texas Quiz Bowl Camp from 2013 through 2016. The collection includes 7o packets (each with at least 20 tossups and 20 bonuses) and more than 2800 … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Candace Benefiel

Candace Benefiel July 7, 1957 – August 1, 2017 It is with great sadness that Texas Quiz Bowl Alliance (TQBA) announces the passing of Candace Benefiel following a fight with cancer. Candace worked with TQBA as a mentor and advisor … Continue reading

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Taylor Finishes 5th to Lead Texas HSNCT Contingent

William Golden lead Katy Taylor to a tied-for-fifth-place finish at NAQT’s High School National Championship Tournament last weekend in Atlanta. Taylor was eliminated by eventual repeat national champion Hunter (NY). Finishing two rounds behind Taylor, tied for 15th, were St. John’s, … Continue reading

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2017 Quiz Bowl Summer Camp!

Registration for the 2017 Texas Quiz Bowl Summer Camps at the University of Texas at Dallas has begun. Please visit this online form to register your student. Students may register to attend one of two sessions Session A: July 9-15 … Continue reading

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Quail Valley, TH Rogers lead Texas MSNCT Contingent

Quail Valley and TH Rogers A finished tied for 21st at 7-5 to lead the 33 Texas teams at the 2017 Middle School National Championship Tournament this weekend at DFW. Nine Texas teams went 5-3 on Saturday to reach the playoffs. Cistercian … Continue reading

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St. Mark’s wins Texas Quiz Bowl Championship

St. Mark’s is the 2017 TQBA champion! The team of John Crawford, Patrick Magee, Abdullah Akbar and Connor Pierce beat St. John’s 390-240 in the final after each team lost one match out of 11 during the day. This same quartet is … Continue reading

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St. Mark’s wins NAQT Small School National

Congratulations to St. Mark’s School of Texas, Coach Paul Mlakar, seniors John Crawford and Patrick Magee, junior Abdullah Akbar, and sophomore Connor Pierce for winning the Charter and Private School portion of the 2017 NAQT Small School National Championship held … Continue reading

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St. Mark’s School of Texas wins Middle School State!

Congratulations to St. Mark’s for their 265-200 victory over St. John’s in the first game of an advantaged final to win the eighth TQBA Middle Grades Championship. The Lions finished the day 8-2. The four other teams in the finals … Continue reading

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