Registered Teams (16-17)
- Cistercian (2)
- Coppell West (2)
- Frisco Roach (1)
- Greenhill (3)
- Parish Episcopal (2)
- St. Joseph (1)
- St. Mark’s School of Texas (2)
- St. Mark Plano (2)
- St. Monica (2)
Texas Quiz Bowl is pleased to announce that we will host the first ever Jesuit Prep Bowl on April 02, 2016 at Dallas Jesuit (12345 Inwood Rd, Dallas, TX 75244). This tournament will feature both middle school and elementary divisions. The first teams from any school new to Texas Quiz Bowl events play in this tournament for free.
Location & Parking
To be announced
8:00 to 8:45 Check-in
8:45 to 9:00 Opening meeting
9:15 to 1:30 Preliminary Rounds 1 through 8
1:30 to 2:45 Lunch
2:45 t0 2:55 Playoff Announcement
3:00 to 6:00 Playoff Rounds 9 through 12
Matches & Format
Each team will play 6 preliminary matches at this event. The top 24 middle school teams and the top 12 elementary teams will advance to a single elimination playoff. Each match will feature two halves with 10 tossup/bonus pairs each. The team with the higher score at the end of the 20 tossups will be declared the winner of each match. Any ties during the preliminary rounds will stand. Playoff ties will be resolved with a sudden death tossup. This tournament will be contested with questions from NAQT middle school set IS-18. A sample of questions like those that will be used at this event are available at this link.
Lunch & Snacks
Teams may pre-order pizza ($12 per one topping large) at the morning check-in. Drinks and snacks will be sold beginning at 10 a.m. for $1 per item.
The first teams from any school new to Texas Quiz Bowl events play in this tournament for free. The flat registration fee for all other teams is $120 per team. A discount of $15 is available for a fully functions buzzer lockout system (one per team please). If your team is unable to pay the registration fee to this event, please contact Dr. Romero (cromero-at-texasquizbowl.org) to request a (full or partial) fee waver.
Staff: Romero, Barnes, Bub, Ready, Duggleby, Pierce