On Saturday, Jesuit High School won the 2013 NAQT Louisiana event at Archbishop Chapelle. The Jesuit A team of Kevin Yokum, Ian Calamari, Mark Alvarez, and Jim Huang (all 2014) finished the day a perfect 8-0 and defeated the Jesuit B team 405-175 in the final to claim the championship.
Notre Dame (Crowley) and Jesuit C finished third and fourth respectively. Top individual performers were led by junior Yokum and two freshmen, Anthony Stoner (Jesuit B) and Maggie Earles (Chapelle), and two juniors Stanley Dai (Jesuit D) and Winston Faulk (Notre Dame). Full Stats are available here.
Louisiana Quiz Bowl plans to host a number of events during the 2013-2014 school season. Plans for our first event are already under way. We expect the event will be held at Archbishop Chapelle on September 14, 2013. Full details regarding this event and others will be posted when they are available.
For players interested in developed their quiz bowl skills over the summer, may we suggest the Texas Quiz Bowl Camp to be held July 28 through August 3rd. Additional details regarding this summer learning opportunity are available.