Past Tournaments

2018 Sparta Fall Tournament

10/27/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Sparta High School
Field cap: 
18
Fees and discounts: 

  • First team: $65
  • Additional teams: $60
  • Discount for travelling more than 100 miles each way (determined by Google Maps): $10
  • Discount for providing a working buzzer set: $5 (maximum $10)
  • Discount for providing competent staff: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)
All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
WHAQ III
Question Format: 
Standard 20/20 Format - no powers, no negs, bouncebacks

Our tournament will consist of a minimum of eight games for all teams in the standard 20/20 format, with the following modifications:

Contact
Kyle Hill and Philip Hopkins

Hallsville Fall Academic Tournament VI (10/27/2018)

10/27/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Hallsville High School
Field cap: 
24
Fees and discounts: 

base fee (first team from each school): $70
second or subsequent teams: $65
travel discount (100 miles or more one way): -$5 per school
buzzer discount (must work for eight players; limit two per school): -$5

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
NAQT IS-177
Question Format: 
20/20
Contact
Scott Allen

Outstate Missouri Academic Rendezvous (OMAR)

04/07/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Moberly High School
Field cap: 
24
Fees and discounts: 

  • First team: $70
  • Additional teams: $65
  • Discount for travelling more than 100 miles each way (determined by Google Maps): $10
  • Discount for providing a working buzzer set: $5 (maximum $10)
  • Discount for providing competent staff: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)
  • Discount for attending MYST on January 20th: $10
All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
NAQT IS-173A
Question Format: 
20/20, powers, no negs, rebounding bonus, golden tossup in event of overtime

Registration form: http://tinyurl.com/RegisterFor2018OMAR/

Contact
Kyle Hill and Kathy Brandon

Bulldog Regional Interscholastic Challenge (BRIC)

03/17/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Mexico High School
Field cap: 
18
Fees and discounts: 

  • First team: $65
  • Additional teams: $60
  • Discount for travelling more than 100 miles each way (determined by Google Maps): $10
  • Discount for providing a working buzzer set: $5 (maximum $10)
  • Discount for providing competent staff: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)
All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
Illinois Masonic Series
Question Format: 
20/20, no negs, rebounding bonus, golden tossup in event of overtime

This tournament will consist of a minimum of eight games for all teams in a modified national format:

Contact
Kyle Hill and Dale Schenewerk

2018 MACA MS State Academic Tournament

03/17/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Hallsville
Field cap: 
65255
Fees and discounts: 

Base fee (first team from each school): $75 (teams will receive a $15 discount if they provide a scorekeeper or moderator)
Second or subsequent teams: $55
Buzzer discount (must work for eight players; limit two per school): -$5
Minimum entry fee: $20

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
NAQT MS #26
Question Format: 
20/20

The Missouri Academic Coaches Association (MACA) is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the third annual Middle School State Academic Tournament on March 17th at Hallsville High School. This tournament is open to teams of 7th and 8th grade students.

Games will consist of 20 tossups worth ten points each, followed by three-part bonuses worth up to thirty points. Tossups will include powers (extra points for answering a tossup early). The question set for the tournament will be NAQT MS #26.

Contact
Scott Allen

2018 MACA JV State Tournament

03/10/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Helias HS
Field cap: 
24
Fees and discounts: 

Base fee (first team from each school): $75 (teams will receive a $15 discount if they provide a scorekeeper or moderator)
Second or subsequent teams: $55
Buzzer discount (must work for eight players; limit two per school): -$5
Minimum entry fee: $20

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
Olympia Questions
Question Format: 
20/20

Games will consist of 20 tossups worth ten points each, followed by three-part rebounding bonuses worth up to thirty points. Tossups will NOT include powers or negs. The questions will be provided by Olympia Academic Competition Questions.
We anticipate using two full round robins in the morning and afternoon with an advantaged final to decide the champion depending on the number of teams registered.

Contact
Scott Allen

Hallsville Invitational VI

02/03/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Hallsville
Field cap: 
18
Fees and discounts: 

base fee (first team from each school): $70
second or subsequent teams: $65
travel discount (100 miles or more one way): -$5 per team
buzzer discount (must work for eight players; limit two per school): -$5

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
DEFT
Question Format: 
20/20

This tournament will feature the twenty tossup/bonus format using the DEFT set by Darien HS. (This set is also being used at the Piasa Bird Invite on 1/13/18. So if you are attending that tournament you won't be able to attend this one.) Games consist of twenty tossups worth ten points each followed by non-rebounding bonuses worth up to thirty points. Tossups will feature "powers" (additional points awarded for correct buzzes very early in the question) and "negs" (five point deductions for incorrect answers before the question is finished).

Contact
Scott Allen

The Winter Academic Invitational (TWAIN)

01/27/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Hannibal High School
Field cap: 
36
Fees and discounts: 

  • First team: $65
  • Additional teams: $60
  • Discount for travelling more than 100 miles each way (determined by Google Maps): $10
  • Discount for providing a working buzzer set: $5 (maximum $10)
  • Discount for providing competent staff: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)
All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
GSAC XXV
Question Format: 
20/20, powers, no negs, rebounding bonus, golden tossup in event of overtime

This tournament will consist of a minimum of eight games for all teams in a modified national format:

Contact
Kyle Hill and Amy Sternke

Moberly Young Scholars Tournament (MYST)

01/20/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Moberly High School
Field cap: 
12 in each division
Fees and discounts: 

All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

First team: $65
Additional teams: $60
Discount for travelling more than 100 miles each way (determined by Google Maps): $10
Discount for providing a working buzzer set: $5 (maximum $10)
Discount for providing competent staff: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)

Additionally, novice teams that participate in MYST are eligible for a $10 discount off their registration fee for the Outstate Missouri Academic Rendezvous, set for April 7th at Moberly High School.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
SCOP 8
Question Format: 
20/20, powers, no negs, rebounding bonus, golden tossup in event of overtime

We will host a junior varsity/novice division and a middle school/junior high division. Middle school/junior high programs must be properly registered with MSHSAA in order to participate. There will be no roster restrictions for the MS/JH division; the JV division will have a roster restriction:
All freshmen may compete. NO seniors may compete.
Sophomores who have not competed at HSNCT, SSNCT or PACE NSC may compete.
Juniors who have not previously competed at any 20/20 tournament may compete.

Contact
Kyle Hill & Kathy Brandon

South Shelby Winter Invitational (SS WIN)

01/06/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
South Shelby High School
Field cap: 
18
Fees and discounts: 

First team: $65
Additional teams: $60
Discount for travelling more than 100 miles each way (determined by Google Maps): $10
Discount for providing a working buzzer set: $5 (maximum $10)
Discount for providing competent staffer: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)

All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
NAQT IS-171A
Question Format: 
20/20, powers, no negs, rebounding bonus, golden tossup in event of overtime

This tournament will consist of a minimum of eight games for all teams in a modified NAQT/national format:

  • Each game shall consist of two halves of ten tossups each, with each correct tossup followed by a three-part bonus.
  • Correct tossup answers are ten points each, with an additional five-point “power” awarded for a correct answer given before a pre-determined point in the tossup.
  • Unlike other NAQT/national tournaments, we will NOT assess a five-point penalty for interrupting the moderator during the tossup with an incorrect answer.

Contact
Kyle Hill & Ann Neubauer