A-A Invitational Quiz Bowl set for Saturday; public is welcome to attend

Friday, March 23, 2012
Members of one of A-A Quiz Bowl team - Tyler Larson, Neil Marshall, Joe Naperalia and Lexy Tuttle.

The Alta-Aurelia Invitational Quiz Bowl is set for Saturday at the A-A High School. Anyone is welcome to attend - there is no charge.

There will be 16-18 teams participating from all across Iowa. The official schedule will be as follows:

8:45-9:15 a.m. - registration

9:15 a.m. - welcome in gym

Rounds are 30 minutes in length; round one begins at 9:30 a.m. A lunch break will be held from noon-1 p.m. with afternoon rounds beginning immediately after lunch.

If there are only 16 teams, the final round willbe held at 2:30 p.m., if there are 18 teams the final round will be at 3 p.m.

Awards will follow the final match.

Etiquette guidelines audience members must follow:

* No electronic devices (i.e. cellphones, ipads, computers, cameras, etc.) should be on/out during a match.

* Audience members should not be talking during a match.

* Questions are official/confidential, audience members are not allowed to write down or keep quiz bowl questions from a match.

* When a door to a match room is closed, they have to wait to enter until the match is over (doors are not open, nor allowed to be opened and closed during a match).

* Lastly, no signaling or signing of any kind to the players is allowed.