Number of Regional Teams: 76

Number of National Teams: 10

National Competition Teams:

Alabama School for the Deaf (Southeast)
Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind (West)
Indiana School for the Deaf (Midwest)
John Hersey High School (Midwest)
The Learning Center (Northeast)
Maryland School for the Deaf (Mid-Atlantic)
Monroe #1 BOCES (Northeast)
Mountain Lakes High School (Mid-Atlantic)
Roosevelt High School (West)
South Plantation High School (Southeast)

National Championship match:

Maryland SD defeated Roosevelt HS

Third Place match: 

Mountain Lakes HS defeated John Hersey HS

Sportsmanship Award:

Alabama SD

Most Outstanding Player:

Tyler DeShaw, Senior, Roosevelt HS

Maryland SD Championship Team Roster:

Rachel Benedict
Joshua Feldman
Bruce Persons
Allison Weiner
Derrick Williams

Maryland SD

History of the National Academic Bowl for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

The National Academic Bowl for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing was established in 1996 under the guidance of Astrid Amann Goodstein, who was then the Executive Director of Enrollment Services at Gallaudet. That year, only six schools participated in what was considered a competition...

Academic Bowl

Resource Type: History

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