NASAT

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The National All-Star Academic Tournament (NASAT) is run by High School Academic Pyramid Questions. It is a national tournament for state all-star teams, meaning that only one team from each state or Canadian province is allowed to enter in the tournament. The first occurrence of this tournament was held June 12-13, 2010 at Vanderbilt and was well-received.

NASAT is not the first tournament to use state all-star teams, since that is done by PAC/NTAE. However, it is the first tournament using all-star teams to feature pyramidal questions and one-on-one matches.

Results by year

Year Champion Second Third Fourth Location Field Size Stats Set
2010 Pennsylvania (State College) South Carolina (Dorman and Southside) Illinois (Auburn, Ignatius, OPRF, Stevenson) Virginia (Maggie Walker and TJ) Vanderbilt 16 prelims overall [1] Audio from the 2010 second-place match
2011 Texas (LASA and Seven Lakes) Illinois (Auburn, Ignatius, OPRF, Stevenson) Ohio (Copley, Warren G. Harding, Northmont, Olmsted Falls, Solon, Walnut Hills) California (Bellarmine, Rancho Bernardo, University) Maryland 10 [2] [3]
2012 California (Bellarmine and Escobar) Illinois (Auburn, Carbondale, Loyola, Latin School) New York (Hunter and Ardsley) Georgia (Centennial, Norcross, Alpharetta, Bainbridge, and Brookwood) Ohio State 13 [4] [5]
2013 Missouri (Ladue) Texas (Cistercian, Harmony, LASA, St. John's) California (Arcadia, Bellarmine, Foothill, Torrey Pines) Ohio (Dublin Scioto, Northmont, Olmsted Falls, Solon) Ohio State 13 [6] http://www.hsapq.com/downloads/tournament41/
2014 Texas (LASA, St. John's, Harmony, St. Mark's) Illinois (Auburn, IMSA, Stevenson) California (Menlo, Westview, Saratoga, Arcadia) New Jersey (High Tech, East Brunswick, St. Joseph) Ohio State + Blackwell Columbus 17 [7] http://www.hsapq.com/downloads/tournament52/

Results by team

Note that the column "Finals" includes any finish in the top two, even though there have not been finals in the traditional sense at several NASATs.

State 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Played Wins Finals Medals Top 4s
Arizona 13 X X X X 1 0 0 0 0
California 7 4 1 3 3 5 1 1 3 4
Delaware X X X X 15 1 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 6 7 X X X 2 0 0 0 0
Florida X X X X 9 1 0 0 0 0
Georgia X 5 4 11 13 4 0 0 0 1
Illinois 3 2 2 6 2 5 0 3 4 4
Indiana X X 13 12 12 3 0 0 0 0
Kentucky 10 8 11 7 11 5 0 0 0 0
Maryland X 6 X X 5 2 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts X X X X 16 1 0 0 0 0
Michigan X X X 5 17 2 0 0 0 0
Minnesota X X 12 13 X 2 0 0 0 0
Missouri 12 9 6 1 8 5 1 1 1 1
New Hampshire 15 X X X X 1 0 0 0 0
New Jersey X 10 8 10 4 4 0 0 0 1
New York 9 X 3 9 14 4 0 0 1 1
North Carolina X X 7 X X 1 0 0 0 0
Ohio 8 3 9 4 7 5 0 0 1 2
Oklahoma 14 X X X X 1 0 0 0 0
Pennsylvania 1 X X X X 1 1 1 1 1
South Carolina 2 X X X X 1 0 1 1 1
Tennessee 11 X X X 10 2 0 0 0 0
Texas 5 1 5 2 1 5 2 3 3 3
Vermont 16 X X X X 1 0 0 0 0
Virginia 4 X 10 8 6 4 0 0 0 1