The National History Bee and Bowl is pleased to announce the 2020 Northern California History Bee and Bowl Championships. The date and tournament site of this event will be posted here as soon as they have been set. This tournament will run on our A Set of questions, and is open to all schools and students, regardless of what state they are from, as long as they have not yet played our A Set. For further information, please contact the tournament coordinator, Marshall Mullins, at Thanks for your interest in our tournament, and we look forward to seeing you later this year!


The National History Bee and Bowl held its 2019 Northern California Championships History Bee and Bowl at Saratoga High School in Saratoga, CA on Sunday, April 7.  Congratulations to our champions!

Varsity History Bowl: Team Pi-oneers
Junior Varsity History Bowl: Archbishop Mitty
Middle School History Bowl: Churchill

Varsity History Bee: Jason Hong, Saratoga
Junior Varsity History Bee: Jason Wu, Lynbrook

Thanks to the teams who attended, and thanks as well to everyone who assisted with reading and scorekeeping throughout the day. Special thanks to Matt Torrens, who coordinated the hosting arrangements at Saratoga, as well as Raynell Cooper for directing the tournament!