2017-2018 Tournaments

2017–2018 Downloadable Tournament Calendar

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All dates are Saturdays unless otherwise noted.

October 7: Earlybird at the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)
Maryland Fall set
Contact Brad McLain

October 14: IHSSBCA Novice at multiple sites
SCOP Novice 8 set
Contact Kristin Strey
Fenton (Bensenville) site: contact Mike Laudermith
Southwestern (Piasa) site: contact Matt Hasquin

October 21: Falcon Kickoff Frosh-Soph
Question set TBA
Contact Grace Mayell

October 28: Scobol Solo at New Trier (Winnetka)
Competition for individual players
Scobol Solo question set
Contact David Reinstein

November 4: Curtis Butterfield Memorial Frosh-Soph Tournament at Moline
Frosh-soph teams only
Question set TBA
Contact Nick Pitz

November 18: David Riley Memorial Kickoffs at multiple sites
NAQT set TBD
Contact Sharon Lorinskas

December 2: Harvard Fall Tournament mirror at Auburn (Rockford)
Harvard Fall Tournament set
Contact Linda Greene

December 2: Mike Hendricks Memorial Tournament at Blue Ridge (Farmer City)
Class A, non-blacklisted, and Class AA frosh-soph teams only
NAQT set TBD
Contact Evan Miles

December 23: New Trier Varsity at New Trier (Winnetka)
Question set(s) TBA
Contact David Reinstein

January 6: Knights’ Challenge at Auburn (Rockford)
Frosh-soph and middle school teams only
Question set TBA
Contact Linda Greene

January 6: Macomb Rotary
Question set TBA
Contact Suellyn Rieckelman

January 13: IHSSBCA Turnabouts at multiple sites
NAQT set TBD
Contact Mike Laudermith

January 13: Piasa Bird Invitational at Southwestern (Piasa)
Question set TBA
Contact Matt Hasquin

January 13: IMSANITY at IMSA (Aurora)
National prep tournament
IMSANITY 5 set
Contact Dennis Loo

January 20: Ultima at Loyola (Wilmette)
Rolling Meadows-Beavercreek Collaborative Tournament set
Contact Denise Kreb

January 20: Winnebago Invitational
Question set TBA
Contact Kristin Strey

January 27: Huskie Bowl at Northern Illinois University (DeKalb)
Question set TBA
Contact Alec Krueger

January 27: The Winter Academic Invitational (TWAIN) at Hannibal (MO)
GSAC set
Contact Kyle Hill

Tuesday, February 7: IHSA Sectional Seeding Meetings at your Sectional host site
Coaches determine the rankings for the teams in their Sectional, decide on Regional hosts, and discuss any questions or recommendations they have for the IHSA State Series.

February 17: Masonic Sectionals at multiple sites
Questions by David Reinstein, et al.
Contact Dale Thayer

March 3: Masonic State Championship at Bloomington
Qualification required at Masonic Sectionals
Questions by David Reinstein, et al.
Contact Dale Thayer

Monday, March 5: IHSA Regionals at multiple sites
Questions by Brad Fischer, et al.
Contact Kraig Garber

March 10: IHSA Sectionals at multiple sites
Qualification required at IHSA Regionals
Questions by Brad Fischer, et al.
Contact Kraig Garber

Friday, March 16: IHSA State Championship at the Peoria Civic Center
Qualification required at IHSA Sectionals
Questions by Brad Fischer, et al.
Contact Kraig Garber

April 14: ATROPHY at Northern Illinois University (DeKalb)
Question set TBA
Contact Alec Krueger

April 21: Pre-Nationals Tournament at the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)
Question set TBA
Contact Brad McLain

April 27-29: National History Bee and Bowl at the Crystal Gateway Marriott (Washington, DC area)
Questions by NHBB
Contact David Madden

April 27-29: NAQT Small School National Championship Tournament at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare (Rosemont)
Questions by NAQT
Contact the SSNCT hotline

May 25-27: NAQT High School National Championship Tournament at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis
Questions by NAQT
Contact the HSNCT hotline

June 2-3: PACE National Scholastic Championship at the Hyatt Regency Reston (Washington, DC area)
Questions by PACE
Contact Marianna Zhang

TBA: National All-Star Academic Tournament
Questions by HSAPQ
All-Star tournament; the IHSSBCA will bid to send Team Illinois
Contact Cody Voigt