Adam Kemezis

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Adam Kemezis
Noted Subjects:
History, Arts
Current Collegiate Team None
Past Collegiate Teams Michigan (2001-2006), Stanford (1998-1999)
High School Team
Middle School Team None

Adam Kemezis received his PhD in classical history from Michigan in 2006 and is currently a professor of history at the University of Alberta, and last appeared in quizbowl at the 2007 Chicago Open.

Adam Kemezis played on the Stanford team which won the 1998 NAQT ICT, the Michigan teams which won the 2002 and 2005 ICT, the Michigan teams which won the 2001, 2002, and 2005 ACF Nationals, the Michigan team which finished second at the 2001 ICT, and the Michigan teams which finished second at the 2003 and 2006 ACF Nationals. For an individual player, only Andrew Yaphe and Seth Teitler have played in more national finals matches or won more national championships. Adam also was on the 2002 Michigan College Bowl national championship team. He is the only player to win the NAQT ICT, ACF Nationals, and the College Bowl national championship in the same year, and one of a small group of players to have won both national quizbowl championships and the College Bowl championship in his career as a whole.