Illinois Scholastic Bowl News

Grant applications are now open for the spring semester. The spring grant period closes on March 28. Visit the Grant information page to learn more.
Congratulations to NAQT Illinois State Champions Stevenson (Lincolnshire) A, and to Small-School State Champions Southwestern (Piasa) A!
Congratulations to the 2016-17 All-Sectional teams! The All-Sectional teams are posted here.
This year’s awards banquet will be held at 6:00pm on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. For more information about awards given at the banquet, visit the awards page.
Download a 2017-18 membership form to become an IHSSBCA member today!

IHSSBCA members receive access to register for Novice, Kickoff, and Turnabout tournaments, and receive newsletters and access to the IHSSBCA Coaches Handbook. Visit the membership page for more information.

Visit our tournament central pages for high school or middle school.
Download a printable calendar for high school or middle school.

Upcoming Events: Galesburg Rotary (2/25), Masonic State at Bloomington (3/4), IHSA Regionals statewide (Monday, 3/6)
Upcoming MS Events: Barrington Invitational at Barrington Station (3/18), LOST II at Litchfield (3/18)
Updated Statistics: Masonic Sectionals

Hosting a tournament? Download our tournament rules, customizable schedules, and New! a wide variety of differently-formatted scoresheets.
The list of certified moderators is online! You can become a certified moderator by receiving online or card-based reviews from coaches and other certified moderators.
The December issue of Scholastic Visions features photos of the champions of IHSSBCA Novice and Kickoff tournaments, information about how to nominate players for All-Sectional, 2016-17’s first members poll, and more! This issue can be downloaded from the Scholastic Visions archives page. To receive access to this and future issues of Scholastic Visions, become an IHSSBCA member.