This weekend on 12/17 the Hooch Quizbowl Team traveled to New Trier high school in Chicago, IL for their invitational tournament. They played several top-ranked teams in the Uber-Competitive division. They played on a collegiate-level set.
Hooch A lost only two games in the tournament, beating the top-ranked team in prelims, finishing in 3rd place overall. Hooch B beat the defending national champions and Hooch A in an upset game, finishing 5th overall. The B team showed great potential! Individual awards were also earned by Ashwin Ramaswami from Hooch A (5th top scorer) and Kevin Huang from Hooch B (6th top scorer).
Stats for the tournament are available here: https://neg5.org:3000/t/SyoC94fNe/stats