Houghton Mifflin HarcourtHistory Channel

The National History Bee and Bowl regrets to announce that its 2018 West Virginia Winter History Bee and Bowl has been cancelled due to weather.  We hope to reschedule this tournament very soon.

This tournament will run on B Set and is open to all students and teams, including those not from West Virginia, as long as they have not played B Set this academic year. For further details and questions, please contact the Tournament Coordinator, Marshall Mullins, at marshall@historybowl.com. Thanks, and we hope that you and your team will be able to join us!

Note: During the lunch break, we will offer the National Qualifying Exams for the US Geography Olympiad / International Geography Bee (one exam serves to qualify students for the National Championships of both competitions) and the US History Bee. Both exams cost $10 and can be signed up for on the day of the tournament; pre-registration is not required. Students planning on taking one exam are recommended not to leave during the lunch break (they can bring a lunch or have a teammate get lunch for them). Students planning on taking both exams should definitely plan on staying at the school for lunch.

2016-17 Academic Year Champions

Varsity History Bowl: George Washington High School
Junior Varsity History Bowl: John Adams Middle School A

Varsity History Bee: William Critchfield, Danville High School
Junior Varsity History Bee: Walker Combs, George Washington High School (who set a new all-time JV prelim points record with 41 pts!)

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Date

TBD

Address

2101 Dudley Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101

Question Set

B

Coordinator

Marshall Mullins

Director

Nick Brumfield

Schedule

  • 8:45
    Doors Open, Check-In Begins
  • 9:15
    Please Arrive By This Time!
  • 9:25
    Opening Meeting
  • 9:55
    History Bowl Round 1
  • 10:30
    History Bowl Round 2
  • 11:05
    History Bowl Round 3
  • 11:40
    History Bee Opening Meeting
  • 12:00
    History Bee Round 1
  • 12:25
    History Bee Round 2
  • 12:50
    History Bee Round 3
  • 1:10
    Lunch / US Geography Olympiad / US History Bee Qualifying Exam
  • 2:20
    History Bowl Round 4
  • 2:55
    History Bowl Round 5
  • 3:35
    History Bee Finals
  • 4:20
    History Bowl Semifinals
  • 4:55
    History Bowl Finals

Teams

  • 1: Parkersburg A
  • 2: Parkersburg B
  • 3: East Fairmont
  • 4: Nitro
  • 5: John Adams Middle *
  • 6: George Washington
  • 7: Fisher Catholic A
  • 8: Fisher Catholic B *
  • 9: Charleston Catholic A
  • 10: Charleston Catholic B
  • 11: Notre Dame (Registration pending)