Mercyhurst Prep Quiz Bowl Tournament

NOTE: Unfortunately, this year’s Quiz Bowl has been canceled. Coaches who have registered will receive an email from Katrin Ayrapetov with more details.

We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to next year’s Quiz Bowl.


Quiz Bowl is a fast-paced buzzer competition in which teams of four players compete to answer questions that cover academic subjects like literature, history, and science as well as the broader world of popular culture, sports, and current events.

The students can expect a day of fun and fast-paced competition with teams from local middle schools. Individual and team prizes awarded, and competitors will be provided with lunch.

You can register up to four teams with four players on each team.  Although not required, each team may also include one alternate player.

WHEN: March 28, 2020, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: Mercyhurst Preparatory School

Deadline for Registration: March 16, 2020
Deadline for Early Registration: March 9, 2020

Tournament Director: Katrin Ayrapetov (

The questions in the tournament are based on middle school curriculum, so any student will be able to participate without prior preparation. If students wish to practice answering Quiz Bowl questions, free practice packets are available here:


First Team: $70.00
Second Team: $60.00
Third Team: $50.00
Fourth Team: $40.00

Buzzer System Discount: $20.00 per buzzer system
Early Registration Discount: $20.00 per school