The Stanford Quiz Bowl Club hosted a high school tournament, Cardinal Junior Classic, on Sunday,
Dec. 7, 2003.
Eight teams competed on IS #39. provided by NAQT.
After a complete round-robin, teams were seeded for the playoffs as follows:
1. Bentley A (6-1)
2. Mission San Jose A (6-1)
3. Harker (6-1)
4. Mission San Jose B (3-4)
5. Bentley B (3-4)
6. Bentley C (2-5)
7. Berkeley (2-5)
8. American (0-7)
For the playoffs, teams were separated into two brackets. Within each
bracket, the 1st and 4th place teams played and the 2nd and 3rd teams
played. Then the winners of those two matches then played for the #1 spot in
the breacket (the loser getting the #2 spot). The losers of the
first-round playoff matches played for the #3 spot in the bracket (the loser getting the #4 spot).
Bentley A (1) def. Mission San Jose B (4) by a score of 305-110.
Harker (3) def. Mission San Jose A (2) by a score of 230-210.
Bentley A (1) def. Harker (3) by a score of 335-190 to win the tournament
(Harker gets second).
Mission San Jose A (2) def. Mission San Jose B (4) by a score of 390-75
to take third (Mission B gets fourth).
Bentley B (5) def. American (8) by a score of 215-95.
Berkeley (7) def. Bentley C (6) by a score of 220-160.
Berkeley (7) def. Bentley B (5) by a score of 185-90 to take fifth
(Bentley B gets sixth).
Bentley C (6) def. American (8) by a score of 275-60 to take seventh
(American gets eighth).
1. Bentley A
3. Mission San Jose A
4. Mission San Jose B
6. Bentley B
7. Bentley C
Detailed stats for the round-robin, including the top individual scorers
can be found here
Detailed stats for the playoffs can be found here; since teams were power-matched
in the playoffs, individual stats from those matches may be skewed.
The top teams and individuals were awarded books.
At the end of the day, each school was given a complete copy of the
The tournament was an NAQT qualifier; Bentley A and Harker qualified for
the NAQT High
School National Championship Tournament.