Illinois Scholastic Bowl News

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.

Congratulations to 2017 Hall of Fame inductees David Adkins (Springfield), Anna Morris (Herrin), and John Rathbun (Peoria Woodruff), and to 2017 Rob Grierson Friend of Scholastic Bowl award recipient Tom Egan!
Congratulations to this year’s All-State teams!
Congratulations to the 2017 Illinois State Champions!

NAQT Illinois State Champions: Stevenson (Lincolnshire) A
NAQT Small-School State Champions: Southwestern (Piasa) A
Masonic Class 1A State Champions: Riverdale (Port Byron)
Masonic Class 2A State Champions: Latin (Chicago)
Masonic Class 3A State Champions: Stevenson (Lincolnshire)
IHSA Class A State Champions: Timothy Christian (Elmhurst)
IHSA Class AA State Champions: IMSA (Aurora)

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Download a printable calendar for high school or middle school.

Upcoming Events: NAQT Small School Nationals (4/28-30), Pre-Nationals Tourney at UIUC (5/13), NAQT High School Nationals (5/26-28), PACE Nationals (6/10-11), NASAT (6/24-25)
Upcoming MS Events: IESA Regionals (Wednesday, 4/26), IESA Sectionals (Monday, 5/1), IESA State (Friday, 5/5)
Updated Statistics: ATROPHY

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The March issue of Scholastic Visions features photos of the champions of IHSSBCA Turnabout tournaments, the All-Sectional and All-State teams, the 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.