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Illinois Scholastic Bowl News

The IHSSBCA is now accepting applications for our Steering Committee Liaisons for the 2015-2016 Academic Year. Prospective applicants should look at our application guidelines. The deadline for applications is Tuesday, June 9th.

Congratulations to Auburn (Rockford) A for winning the 2015 NAQT Illinois State Championship, and to Small School Champions Macomb A.

Congratulations to Casey-Westfield, Newman Central Catholic (Sterling) and IMSA (Aurora) for winning the 2015 Class 1A, 2A and 3A Masonic Academic Bowl State Championships, respectively.

Congratulations to Auburn (Rockford) and University Lab (Urbana) for winning the 2015 IHSA Class AA and Class A State Championships, respectively.

Congratulations to this year’s All-State Teams; to this year’s Hall of Fame inductees Tom Draski, Bob Pierce, and Deb Voorhees; and to Rob Grierson Friend of Scholastic Bowl Michael H. Wong!

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Updated statistics: ATROPHY at Northern Illinois University
Upcoming tournaments: National History Bee and Bowl (4/24-26), Small School National Championship (4/24-26)

Our 2012-2013 high school tournament statistics have been added to the database at hsquizbowl.org and updated on our 2012-2013 Tournament Central page.

Download our tournament calendar and middle school tournament calendar for a printable view of Illinois scholastic bowl by region.

The March issue of Scholastic Visions features articles about staying involved in scholastic bowl after graduation, Illinois’ three state tournaments, upcoming national tournaments, Turnabout champion teams, and our annual Awards Banquet announcement! Scholastic Visions is free to IHSSBCA members and includes important information to help you throughout the year. For a preview of this issue, visit our new public newsletter page