In 2017, we reduced the number of Regional competitions from 5 to 4 and invited 20 teams to each Regional competition. The number of national teams were also reduced from 24 to 20.


2017 West Region

2017 Midwest Region

2017 South Region

2017 East Region


2017 National Academic Bowl

Number of Regional teams: 79

Number of National teams: 20

National Competition teams:

CSD Fremont
CSD Riverside
Edmonds Woodway HS
Florida SDB
Hinsdale South HS
Indiana SD
Kansas SD
Maryland SD
Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf
Nebraska Regional Programs
Oklahoma SD
READS Collaborative
Rockville HS
Starr’s Mill HS
Texas SD
Washington SD
Wyoming Outreach Services for the D/HH

Webcast Link for Championship and Third Place matches:

National Championship match:

Indiana SD defeated Maryland SD

Third Place match:

Texas SD defeated Rockville HS

Sportsmanship Award:

Mountain Lakes HS
Washington SD

Most Outstanding Player:

Franco Bippus, Sophomore, Indiana SD

National All Stars:

Daniel Eischen, Senior, Hinsdale South HS
Lydia Kopp, Senior, Texas SD
William C’Connell, Senior, Starr’s Mill HS
Cade Patterson, Junior, Maryland SD
Gabi Reimann, Senior, Wyoming
Jack Samuelson, Sophomore, Nebraska Regional Programs
Milo Seal, Senior, Edmonds Woodway HS
Bryan Yun, Senior, Rockville HS

Indiana SD Team Roster:

Franco Bippus
Rynata Fonseca
Kate Lorenzo
Isabella Paulone

Indiana SD

Contact Us

Academic Bowl

Peet Hall 412

(202) 651-5000

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