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What’s the Buzz? · News from NAQT

November 28, 2022

2023 HSNCT Announcement and Logistics Details

NAQT has announced tentative logistics details for its 2023 High School National Championship Tournament (HSNCT), which will be held May 26–28, 2023, at the Hilton Atlanta and the Marriott Marquis in downtown Atlanta. Registration is now open.

November 28, 2022

2023 SSNCT Announcement and Logistics Details

NAQT has announced tentative logistics details for its 2023 Small School National Championship Tournament (SSNCT), which will be held April 28–30, 2023, at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare hotel in Rosemont, Illinois (near Chicago). Registration is now open.

November 28, 2022

2023 MSNCT Announcement and Logistics Details

NAQT has announced tentative logistics details for its 2023 Middle School National Championship Tournament (MSNCT), which will be held May 12–14, 2023, at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare hotel in Rosemont, Illinois (near Chicago). Registration is now open.

November 28, 2022

2023 IPNCT Announcement and Logistics Details

NAQT has announced tentative logistics details for its 2023 Individual Player National Championship Tournament (IPNCT) which will be held April 2, 2023, at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Rosemont, Illinois (near Chicago). Registration is now open.

November 28, 2022

Cyber Monday Sale

For Cyber Monday, NAQT is offering 10% off practice-material orders of $125 or more with promo code 2022CYB.

New School Packages are not eligible for discounts. Orders must be placed by 11:59 pm Central time on Friday, December 2 to be eligible.

November 19, 2022

2023 SCT Host Call

NAQT is pleased to announce that our 2023 Sectional Championship Tournaments will take place the weekend of February 3-5. Both in-person and online hosting options will be available for the 2023 SCT. If your school would like to host SCT this coming February, please use our tournament request form.