Lusher Invitational Tournament Announcement


Lusher Charter School in New Orleans, Louisiana is pleased to announce that the Lusher Invitational High School Quiz Bowl Tournament will take place on Saturday, November 11. We will be using NAQT’s IS-170 set. Each team is guaranteed at least eight rounds of play. As registration numbers come in, we will be able to let you know how many rounds we anticipate and what the setup on tournament day will look like. We will be using NAQT rules for this tournament, with the exception that matches will not be timed (all matches will consist of twenty toss-ups).

Any questions about the tournament may be directed to

Location and Check-in:
Check-in will begin at 8 am in the Lusher Upper School library (5624 Freret St, New Orleans, LA 70115) and will close at 8:30. The first match will start no later than 9 am.

Ample street parking is available on Nashville alongside the school and on Freret in front of the school.

Registration and Fees:
Base Registration: $60
Buzzer discount: -$10 per working system that is functional for eight players (maximum of one buzzer discount per team).
Moderator discount: -$10 per experienced moderator (maximum of one moderator discount per team). A moderator must be available to help for the entirety of the tournament in order to receive the discount. Moderators will also be provided with lunch.
Payment can be made in the form of cash or a check on the day of the tournament. Checks should be made out to “Lusher Quiz Bowl.”

Lunch will not be provided, except to staff. A number of eating options, including the Tulane University food court, are available within a five-block walk from Lusher.

Registration is through the NAQT online registration system at