Category: Announcements

Jan 30

Fresno HS Tournament (March 10)

The Northern California Quiz Bowl Alliance and Fresno State are pleased to announce that Fresno State will host the first Fresno Quiz Bowl Tournament for High School Teams on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Location: This tournament will take place at California State University, Fresno. Check-in will begin at 9:00AM, we will have a lunch break …

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Jan 15

California Cup #3 Registration

California Cup #3 is taking place on Saturday, February 10 at Saint Francis HS in Mountain View. Tournament details can be found here. Registration takes place via this form. California Cup #4 is taking place on Saturday, March 3 (location TBA). Registration for #4 will open following the conclusion of #3.

Dec 11

Sacramento Spring Middle School Tournament @ Sylvan (Mar 17)

The Northern California Quiz Bowl Alliance and Sylvan Middle School are pleased to announce that Sylvan will host the Sacramento Spring MS tournament on Saturday, March 17, 2018. This tournament will feature a JV division (for new(er) teams) and a Varsity division (for more experienced teams). Registration will begin at 9:00AM and we plan to …

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Dec 05

Bellarmine Winter Tournament (January 13)

NCQBA and Bellarmine College Prep are pleased to announce that the Bellarmine Winter Tournament will be held on Saturday, January 13, 2018. This competition features separate Competitive, Standard, Novice, and Middle School Divisions. Location: This tournament will take place at Bellarmine College Preparatory, 960 W Hedding Street, San Jose, California. Check-in will begin at 8:30AM …

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Nov 26

Sacramento Winter HS Tournament @ Laguna Creek (Jan 27)

NCQBA and Laguna Creek HS are pleased to announce that the Sacramento Winter HS Tournament will be held on Saturday, January 27, 2018. This competition features separate Varsity and JV divisions. Location: This tournament will take place at Laguna Creek HS, 9050 Vicino Drive, Elk Grove, California. Registration will begin at 9:00AM and we plan …

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Nov 14

Davis Classic Tournament (Dec 16)

The first Davis Classic Quiz Bowl Tournament for High School teams will be held on Saturday, December 16. Registration will begin at 8:30AM and we plan to start round 1 at 9:00AM. All teams will play in one division; we will not have separate JV and Varsity divisions. The field cap is 16 teams. Location: …

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Oct 29

Cal Cup #1 Results / Cal Cup #2 Registration

Congratulations to Guilder A for winning the Competitive Division, to BASIS A for winning the Standard Division, and to Monta Vista for winning the Novice Division at Cal Cup #1! Thank you to all of our team and Berkeley staff for your help! Competitive Results are here. Standard and Novice Results are here. Overall Cal Cup standings …

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Oct 17

2017-2018 California Cup

Registration is now open for Cal Cup #1, to be held on Sunday, October 29 at UC Berkeley (with the possibility of expanding to include rooms at Berkeley HS). We apologize for the announcement delay. New for this year: Cal Cup tournaments this year feature 3 divisions: Competitive, Standard, and Novice (instead of the usual JV and …

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Oct 17

Sacramento Winter MS Tournament @ da Vinci (Dec 2)

The Northern California Quiz Bowl Alliance and Leonardo da Vinci K-8 School are pleased to announce that da Vinci will host the Sacramento Winter MS tournament on Saturday, December 2, 2017. This tournament will feature a JV division (for newer teams) and a Varsity division (for more experienced teams). Location: This tournament will take place …

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Sep 01

East/South Bay Novice Tournaments (Oct 14)

The first high school quiz bowl tournaments of the year in the Bay Area will be the annual Fall Novice tournaments on Saturday, October 14; registration is now open. The South Bay tournament will take place at St. Francis HS in Mountain View; the East Bay tournament will take place at Berean Christian HS in Walnut Creek. Schools may compete at either …

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