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Highest Varsity standard point total in one game: 620, achieved by Naperville North in Round 1 at 2016 Northern Illinois History Bowl

Other 600 Point Games: 600, achieved by Wilmington Charter A in Round 2 at 2014 Delaware History Bowl

Highest Junior Varsity standard point total in one game: 550, achieved by Lehigh Valley Academy (one student team) in Round 2 at 2015 Central New Jersey History Bowl. Note that this was a one student team.

Highest known losing score in a standard match: 320 (scored by Middlesex County Academy A against Darien B, who scored 340) in Round 1 of the 2016 Bergen County History Bowl

Largest known 4th quarter comeback: 110 point deficit overcome by Team West Egg B against Middlesex Middle School A in JV Semifinals at 2017 Lower Hudson History Bowl. Game finished 280-260 for West Egg B; at start of 4th quarter, the score was 250-140 for Middlesex Middle A

Highest Combined 5 Round Preliminary Score: 2580 (scored by Hunter College High School A at the 2017 New Jersey History Bowl State Championships) *
* = does not include 2010-2011 season when 2nd and 4th quarters had 10 questions, and all 4th quarter questions were always worth 20 points.

Scores of 40 or higher in the National History Bee Preliminary Rounds:

1. 42 – Michael Borecki, Darien High School (CT), 2016 Bergen County History Bee (Varsity), C Set
2. 41 – Tajin Rogers, Georgetown Day School (DC), 2015 Northern Virginia History Bee (Varsity), B Set
2. 41 – Eric Wolfsberg, Bethlehem Central High School (NY), 2015 Lower Hudson History Bee (Varsity), C Set
2. 41 – Luke Tierney, Hunter College High School (IL), 2016 Northern New Jersey History Bee (Varsity), C Set
2. 41 – Walker Combs, George Washington High School (WV), 2017 West Virginia Winter History Bee (Junior Varsity), C Set (Highest Ever JV Score)
5. 40 – Michael Borecki, Team Borecki (CT), 2015 Connecticut History Bee (Junior Varsity), B Set
5. 40 – Jakob Myers, Naperville North (IL), 2016 Northern Illinois History Bee (Varsity), C Set

Scores of 15 in a National History Bee Preliminary Round:

1. Tajin Rogers, Georgetown Day School (DC), 2015 Northern Virginia History Bee (Varsity), B Set, Round 1
2. Luke Tierney, Hunter College High School (NY), 2015 Long Island Winter History Bee (JV), B Set, Round 3
3. Michael Borecki, Team Borecki (CT), 2015 Connecticut History Bee (Junior Varsity), B Set, Round 3
4. Michael Borecki, Darien High School CT), 2016 Bergen County History Bee (Varsity), C Set, Round 2
5. Walker Combs, George Washington High School (WV), 2017 West Virginia Winter History Bee (Junior Varsity), C Set, Round 1

Youngest Student By Grade to Win a Junior Varsity Regional or State History Bee
Eli Bond, Waddell Elementary School (VA), 5th Grade, 2014 Last Chance History Bee

Youngest Student By Grade to Qualify for the Junior Varsity National History Bee National Championships
Jefferson McDonald, Tuxedo Park School (NY), 4th Grade, 2015 Lower Hudson History Bee

Largest Regional or State Turnout, National History Bowl: 84 teams, 2016 NJ History Bowl State Championships
Largest Regional or State Turnout, National History Bee: 106 students, 2015 Lower Hudson History Bee
Largest Regional or State Turnout, US History Bee National Qualifying Exam: 44 students, 2015 Northern California Fall tournament
Largest Regional or State Turnout, US Geography Olympiad National Qualifying Exam: 53 students, 2015 Lower Hudson tournament