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Solon
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Location:
Solon, OH
Coaches Peter Bergman
State Championships OAC: 2016
NAQT: 2016
National Championships None
National Appearances HSNCT: 2003-2005, 2008-2019, 2021
NSC: 2001-2005, 2007, 2010, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2021
Program Status Active
School Size 1,700
NAQT Page link

Solon High School is a public high school in Solon, Ohio. Solon is currently coached by Peter Bergman, who succeeded Bob Weiser in 2014. Its quiz bowl program has consistently been one of the top teams in the state. Solon's most recent state championships were the 2016 OAC State Tournament and the 2016 NAQT Ohio State Championship. They host the Comet Winter Clash Invitational annually in February, and used to hold the Solon Fall Tournament. Solon's top national finishes include 4th place at the 2005 HSNCT and 5th place at the 2015 HSNCT.

Current A Team

  • Grant Maiorana (12th)
  • Shayak Chakrabarti (12th)
  • Prahalad Rao (11th)
  • Rohan Navaneetha (11th)
  • Ethan Feldman (11th)

Notable former players

Tournament results

Year Tournament Wins Tournaments Won Overall Record Win Percentage
2003-2004 1 IN State Championship 25-6 .806
2004-2005 1 OH State Championship 29-6 .829
2005-2006 8-5 .615
2006-2007 19-19 .500
2007-2008 26-8 .765
2008-2009 1 Poland Winter 'Nvitational 63-17 .788
2009-2010 3 Tippecanoe Academic Challenge XIV
2009 BRAVE Falcon Invitational
2010 South Range Invitational
74-13 .851
2010-2011 3 Mellon Bowl VIII
Tippecanoe Academic Challenge XV
SAT/ACT Invitational
60-17 .779
2011-2012 2 2011 South Range Invitational
2012 Warren G. Harding BHSAT Mirror
64-25 .719
2012-2013 5 2012 South Range Invitational
Tippecanoe Academic Challenge XVII
Winter War Invitational II
2013 Olmsted Falls Battle Buzz
2013 Brush Invitational
66-10 .868
2013-2014 2 2013 Fall Kickoff Tournament @ Olmsted Falls
2014 Olmsted Falls Battle Buzz
68-24 .739
2014-2015 2 2014 South Range Invitational
2015 Olmsted Falls Battle Buzz
108-32 .771
2015-2016 7 Bull Bowl XV
Halloween Academic Contest @ Kenyon College
Tippecanoe Academic Challenge XX
10th Annual Rowdy Raider Invitational
St. Patrick's Invitational
2016 NAQT Ohio State Championship
Northmont Pre-Nationals Invitational
102-15 .872
2016-2017 47-27 .635
2017-2018 1 Solon Northeast OH League 107-36 .748
2018-2019 5 Brookfield Fall Gathering III
2018 Hicksville Invitational
Eastside Quizbowl League Tournament
2019 Brush Invitational
2019 Great Lakes Regional Academic Championship @ Case Western Reserve University
134-30 .817
2019-2020 1 2019 Waynedale Fall Invitational 66-24 .733
2020-2021 9 Wolfie Bowl
Columbian Exposition VII
AQBL October Invitational
Tippecanoe Academic Challenge XXV
Plymouth Academic Quiz Tournament 4
2021 Comet Winter Clash Invitational
AQBL March Invitational
Wolverine Bowl
AQBL April Invitational
162-40 .802
2021-2022 (ongoing) 3 Miami Valley Fall Kickoff Tournament
Beavercreek Fall Invitational
Tippecanoe Academic Challenge XXVI
43-4 .915