Quiz Bowl team defeats Ivy League school

Liberty University’s Quiz Bowl team defeated four opponents in Virginia Commonwealth University’s tournament Saturday, Oct. 4. During the tournament, the team answered questions covering biology, chemistry, literature, art, sports and popular culture. Liberty’s varsity team beat Virginia Tech 215-100 and the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) 125-105. Liberty’s junior varsity team …

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Quiz Bowl ranks 20th at nationals

Success — With a 20th place finish, the Quiz Bowl team had its best season in school history. Photo provided

Team defeats six universities, scores 190 points against tournament champion Harvard in first trip to ICT Liberty University’s Quiz Bowl team ranked 20th in the national Intercollegiate Championship Tournament (ICT) March 29, according to Jim Nutter, Quiz Bowl coach. The tournament took place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Rosemont, …

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Quiz Bowl qualifies

Team to go to nationals The Liberty University Quiz Bowl team placed fourth out of 13 teams in the National Academic Quiz Tournament (NAQT) Mid-Atlantic sectional held at Virginia Tech Feb. 8 and qualified for its first trip to the national Intercollegiate Championship Tournament (ICT) in Chicago March 28-29, according …

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Quiz Bowl team competes

The Liberty University Quiz Bowl team fought hard during the National Academic Quiz Tournament (NAQT) Sectional tournament February 8-10, placing 8th in its region and defeating its first-ever Southeastern Conference (SEC) teams. According to Dr. James Nutter, the quiz bowl team coach, Liberty played well and placed respectably, but the …

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Quiz Bowl dominates Big South

Team — Quiz Bowl members won big this weekend. Photo provided

Liberty University’s Quiz Bowl team triumphed over Gardner-Webb Saturday, Jan. 26, 170 to 100, capturing Liberty’s seventh Big South Conference victory in eight years. The victory over Gardner-Webb has provided the team with a perfect 6-0 record, according to Coach James Nutter. “I’ve always enjoyed playing Gardner-Webb’s team. We managed …

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Quiz Bowl team schools competition

Polos — Quiz Bowl Novice A team members Jon Bateman, Doug Stephens, Abbie Brubaker and Greta Hanks posed after a tournament. Photo provided

Liberty University’s Quiz Bowl team defeated the University of Virginia for the first time ever and Virginia Tech for the second time in last Saturday’s Collegiate Novice 3 Tournament. The tournament, which took place at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va., was geared toward freshman and sophomore students who had not …

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Quiz Bowl wins Big South Conference

Champions — Liberty’s Quiz Bowl team placed third at  Saturday’s regional tournament at Virginia Tech. Photo provided

Team finishes third in regional tournament against several ACC, Southern Conference schools Liberty University’s Quiz Bowl team competed in tournaments in consecutive weekends in January and February. Liberty went undefeated for its second year in a row in the Big South Conference tournament on Saturday, Jan. 28, at Winthrop University …

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A sport to test mental endurance

A-team — Liberty Quiz Bowl’s Varsity A-team poses after their competition at the University of Virginia. Photo provided

Liberty University Quiz Bowl team excels at Duke, University of Virginia tournaments Groans of defeat were present on the lips of Virginia Tech quiz bowl students Saturday, Oct. 8, as Liberty University’s team annihilated the competition. Liberty University took two quiz bowl teams, a Varsity A-team and a Varsity B-team, …

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