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2008 Cardinal Junior Classic

Saturday, October 25, 2008

Picture of cruciferous zugzwang here

The Stanford Quiz Bowl Club hosted the annual Cardinal Junior Classic for high school quiz bowl teams on October 25, 2008.

Nineteen teams were divided into brackets of nine and ten, competing in the Old Union and Nitery, respectively. After nine rounds of preliminaries, Old Union had Mission San Jose A at the top, compiling a perfect 8-0 record, followed by Bellarmine B, which went 6-2. In the Nitery bracket, Bellarmine A was perfect through preliminaries, 9-0, while Harker went 8-1.

Congratulations to Mission San Jose A, who defeated Bellarmine A for the first place trophy in the finals game. The third place game was won by Harker, who defeated Bellarmine B.

Full statistics for preliminaries have been published.

Plaques were awarded for the top four individual scorers:

  1. Eliot, San Mateo HS
  2. Anand Natarajan, Harker
  3. Garrett Kingman, Bellarmine A
  4. Nikhil Desai, Bellarmine B