Congratulations to Coppell, who placed first at the Tal Atkins Memorial Quiz Bowl Tournament held at Caddo Magnet High School. C.E. Byrd A placed second, followed by West Monroe A and Dutchtown A. The sixteen team field came from across Louisiana, with Coppell traveling from the Dallas area. Full results are available here and will be available on the NAQT website soon. Click on the schedule link above to find a list of upcoming Quiz Bowl tournaments in Louisiana.
The 2017-18 Quiz Bowl season starts off with several early tournaments. Caddo Magnet High School will be hosting its Tal Atkins Quiz Bowl Tournament on September 9th in Shreveport. Click here to register for the tournament using the NAQT registration system. If you have not created an account there, you will need to do so to register for a tournament. A list of Quiz Bowl tournaments in Louisiana can be found in the "schedule" tab. A full listing of all tournaments around the country using NAQT questions can be found on their website.
The Louisiana Quiz Bowl Association (LQBA) would like to begin updating next year’s tournament schedule as soon as possible. If you are interested in hosting a tournament at your school, but don’t know where to start, please let us know! We would love to help you get started! Hosting a tournament is a great opportunity for your team to fundraise so you can participate in other quiz bowl events. If you have already scheduled a tournament for next year, please send that information to firstname.lastname@example.org. We want to coordinate with tournaments across the state to maximize the number of tournaments available to students. We also want to invite all Louisiana quiz bowl coaches and alumni to our annual board meeting. The meeting will be held on Saturday, June 17 at…
Three schools from Louisiana participated at SSNCT in Chicago at the end of April: North Caddo (Traditional Public), St. Martin's Episcopal (Charter/Private), and Episcopal School of Acadiana (Charter/Private). St. Martin's placed third while ESA placed 6th in the Charter/Private division. Bryce Monier from St. Martin's and Sam Hebert from ESA were the top 2 individual scorers in their division! The complete statistics are available at the NAQT website here St. Martin's and ESA had a brief moment to take this photo. What great representation from LA schools!