For the first time, all registered teams had to take a screening test (via VP with Gallaudet judges) in order to qualify for the Regional competitions. 85 teams registered and 80 teams advanced to the Regional competitions.


2019 Midwest

2019 South

2019 West

2019 East


2019 AB Nationals

Number of Screening Test teams: 85

Number of Regional teams:77

Number of National teams:20

National Competition teams:

CSD Fremont
CSD Riverside
EDCO @ Newton North HS
Edmonds Woodway HS (WA)
Idaho Educational Services for the Deaf and Blind
Indiana SD
John Hersey HS (IL)
Kansas SD
Lexington SD
Maryland SD
Marie Philip School (MA)
Model Secondary SD
New Mexico SD
Oklahoma SD
Pinellas County District (FL)
Rochester SD (NY)
Virginia SDB
Washington SD
Wisconsin SD
W.T. Woodson HS (VA)

Webcast Link for Championship and Third Place matches:

Individual Competition Results:

1st place- Franco Bippus, Sr, Indiana SD
2nd place- Donovan Holmes, Soph, CSD Fremont
3rd place- Josh Brodie, Sr, Kansas SD
4th place- Spencer Willey, Sr, CSD Riverside

National Championship match:

John Hersey High School defeated CSD Riverside, 75-50

Third Place match:

MSSD defeated Indiana SD, 52-42

Sportsmanship Awards:

John Hersey HS
Lexington SD

Most Outstanding Player:

Yael Lenga, Jr, John Hersey HS

National All Stars:

Clark Barrett, Soph, CSD Riverside
Franco Bippus, Sr, Indiana SD
Alicia Chang, Jr, Newton North HS
Tyler Glennon, Sr, Maryland SD
Nathaniel Wilson Jacob, Jr, Model Secondary SD
Christian Taode Ogden, Jr, Virginia SDB
Vipin Suren, Jr, Pinellas County District
Spencer Willey, Sr, CSD Riverside

John Hersey HS Team Roster:

Yael Lenga
Winter Ly
Sergio Romero

JHHS National Championship

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