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Live at the 2016 NSC

The 2016 NSC is currently underway! Preliminary rounds are being played right now in the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. Stats will be periodically uploaded onto the Quizbowl Resource database. A directory of teams and their prelim bracket assignments may be found in the tournament schedule. On Twitter, tweets can be found under the hashtag #pacensc.

2016 Cooper Award winners

PACE is extremely pleased to announce that the winners of the 2016 Benjamin Cooper Academic Ambassador Award are Sheryl and Michael Cvijanovich of Matt’s Buzzers. The Cvijanoviches are being recognized for their selfless and generous role in the quizbowl community, granting buzzer sets to teams that need them, and that may not be able to […]

2016 David Riley Coaches Conference

The David Riley Coaches Conference was held at this year’s National Scholastic Championship on Friday night from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. The first hour was oriented to information pertaining to coaches, while the second hour incorporated more of a focus concerning players. Panelists Mike Cheyne, former Minnesota player, 2011 […]

Updated PACE ruleset for the 2016 NSC

PACE is pleased to announce that its official Gameplay Rules for the 2016 NSC have been uploaded to our website. For this year’s NSC, we have re-written our rule set from the ground up, instituting several changes to make the rulers clearer, more internally consistent, and less laden with archaic or informal jargon. Several major […]

2017 PACE NSC: June 10-11, Chicago

The Partnership for Academic Competition Excellence is proud to announce that the 2017 National Scholastics Championship (NSC) will be held at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare on June 10-11, 2017. The Hyatt Regency O’Hare has been the site of the 2016 NSC, as well as numerous quizbowl national championships. PACE looks forward to continuing our partnership […]