State Organizations

This page lists various groups that are concerned with organizing middle school quiz bowl at the state and provincial level. Many are official organs of their secondary school activities associations. NAQT is very interested in keeping this list up to date for the benefit of new teams, so please make us aware of any missing or out-of-date information by e-mailing us at

State/Province Organization New Team Contact
Alabama Alabama Scholastic Competition Association Joshua Rutsky
Alabama Independent School Association Michael McLendon
Arizona Arizona Quizbowl Association Bunnie Hadsall
Arkansas Arkansas Governor’s Quiz Bowl Association Carolyn Shry
California Northern California Quiz Bowl Alliance Jeff Hoppes
Southern California Quizbowl Jason Cheng
Georgia Georgia Academic Team Association Robin Richards
Professional Association of Georgia Educators - Academic Bowl for Middle Grades Michelle Crawford
Illinois Illinois Elementary School Association Chris Frasco
Kansas Kansas State High School Activities Assocation David Cherry
Kentucky Kentucky Association for Academic Competition John Bennett
Louisiana Louisiana Quiz Bowl Association Ashley Dugas
Minnesota Minnesota Quiz Bowl Alliance R. Robert Hentzel
Minnesota Knowledge Bowl Susan Ward
Missouri Missouri State High School Activities Association Stacy Schroeder
Nevada Las Vegas Quiz Bowl Alliance Matt Albert
New York Academic Challenge Bowl Scott Kroner
North Carolina North Carolina Association for Scholastic Activities Leon Pfeiffer
Oklahoma Oklahoma Association for Academic Competition Gail Bliss
South Carolina South Carolina Independent School Association Sally Faulling
Texas Texas Quiz Bowl Alliance Chris Romero