Burlington High School

School Information

Location: Burlington, Vermont
Mailing Address: 52 Institute Road; Burlington, VT 05401
Enrollment: 950
Nickname: Seahorses
Colors: Blue and White

Coaches

Coach: Kevin Commo
E-mail address:
kcommo@yahoo.com
Year as coach: Second
State tournament record as coach: 34-10

Team Information

Region: Metro
State Championships: 5 (1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2015)
Medlar Cups: 1 (2007)

2016-2017 Results

Overall A team record: 43-25
Overall B team record: 19-24
Overall C team record: 7-19-2

Vermont State Tournament
A team:
12-10, semifinalists
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity: 2-3
245 Rice Memorial 175
220 Essex A 280
225 Mt. Mansfield A 305
195 Champlain Valley A 165
175 South Burlington A 245
Green Mountain Regional Varsity: 2-3
145 Champlain Valley A 410
345 Lamoille A 105
215 Essex A 335
195 Montpelier A 265
270 Spaulding A 160
Addison Regional Varsity: 3-2
305 BFA-Fairfax 115
115 South Burlington A 230
405 Mt. Abraham A 100
90 Essex A 370
300 Rice Memorial A 230
First-Round Playoffs: 4-1
385 BFA-Fairfax 110
465 Cabot 75
340 Rice Memorial 220
365 Middlebury 260
270 Essex 415
Quarterfinal
370 Burr and Burton 255
Semifinals
290 Mt. Mansfied 345
B team: 4-11
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity B: 0-5
Addison Regional JV A: 2-3
JV State Playoffs: 2-3
C team: 1-8-1
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional JV: 1-4
Addison Regional JV B: 0-4-1
 
NAQT National Championship Tournament: 4-6
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Preliminary Rounds
235 LASA C (Texas) 300
95 Buchholz (Fla.) 385
270 Olentangy Liberty (Ohio) 110
205 Darien C (Conn.) 260
235 Collins Hill B (Ga.) 140
10 Lexington B (Mass.) 360
140 Strake Jesuit B (Texas) 220
185 Tuscambia (Mo.) 95
230 Raleigh Charter B (N.C.) 135
70 Santa Monica (Calif.) 335
Other Tournaments:
	Sue Pasco Opening Tournament: A 9-1, runner-up; B 6-4; C 2-7-1
	Great Halloween States Tournament: A 8-2, third place; B 5-5
	Pre-Holiday Academic Tournament: A 6-2, sixth plcace; B 4-4; C 4-4
	ACRONYM at HSNCT: 4-4, fourth place
Results from Recent Seasons

Overall 2015-16 record: 81-10

Vermont State Tournament: 22-0, state champion
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity: 5-0
440 Champlain Valley A 190
455 Essex A 95
390 Mt. Mansfield A 160
295 Rice Memorial A 205
325 South Burlington A 140
Green Mountain Regional Varsity: 5-0
415 North Country A 90
400 Spaulding A 40
355 Montpelier A 60
555 Lamoille 50
455 Champlain Valley A 160
Addison Regional Varsity: 5-0
460 South Burlington A 115
410 Essex A 205
335 Mt. Mansfield A 295
395 Middlebury A 155
390 Rice Memorial A 195
First-round playoffs: 5-0
625 Montpelier 110
545 Burr and Burton 85
530 Middlebury 130
360 Mt. Mansfield 295
440 Hanover 330
Semifinals
470 Champlain Valley 305
Championship
360 Middlebury 290
 
NAQT National Championship Tournament: 7-5
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Preliminary Rounds
390 Lincoln (Fla.) 125
260 AMSA (Mass.) 315
410 Coronado B (Texas) 70
180 East Brunswick (N.J.) 435
235 Eden Prairie C (Minn.) 260
350 Eden Prairie B (Minn.) 220
220 Dublin Jerome (Ohio) 155
260 Providence (N.C.) 325
345 Centennial C (Md.) 170
260 LASA D (Texas) 210
Playoffs
325 Tippecanoe (Ohio) 135
230 Washington (Mo.) 235
Previous State Tournament Results
	1995-96 -- 4-2, ninth place
	1996-97 -- 5-0, state champions
	1997-98 -- 3-1, semifinalists
	1998-99 -- 7-0, state champions
	1999-00 -- 8-0, state champions
	2000-01 -- 10-0, state champions
	2001-02 -- 7-2, semifinalists
	2002-03 -- 5-1, octofinalists
	2003-04 -- 1-4, round of 32
	2004-05 -- 6-2, octofinalists
	2005-06 -- 5-3, Medlar Cup quarterfinals
	2006-07 -- 10-2, fifth place, Medlar Cup champions
	2007-08 -- 4-5, A Bracket relagation
	2008-09 -- 7-4, Medlar Cup finalists
	2009-10 -- 6-9, first-round playoffs
	2010-11 -- 12-10, Medlar Cup semifinalists
	2011-12 -- 15-6, quarterfinalists
	2012-13 -- 14-7, quarterfinalists
	2013-14 -- 10-7, semifinalists
	2014-15 -- 16-2, runners-up
	2015-16 -- 22-0, state champions
Superlatives From Other Tournaments
	Panasonic Academic Challenge: Fourth place, 2001; Semifinalist, 1997, 2000
	NAQT National Championship: Second-round playoffs, 2016
	Sue Pasco Opening Tournament: Champion, 2015; Second place, 2016; Third place, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2007, 2008; Fourth place, 2011, 2014; Semifinalist, 1999
	Vermont NAQT Championship: Champion, 2016; Second place, 2015; Third place, 2008, 2012; Fourth place, 2009; Fifth place, 2007
	Pre-Holiday Academic Tournament: Champions, 2008, 2014, 2015; Fourth place, 2007, 2011
	Great Halloween States Tournament: Champion, 2015; Second place, 2014; Third place, 2016
	Fall Hanover Round Robin: Champions, 2001; Second place, 1996, 1998, 2006; Semifinalists, 2000, 2005, 2007; Quarterfinalists, 1999, 2002
	Vermont History Bowl: Champions, 2015, 2016
	Spring Hanover Round Robin: Champions, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001; Second place, 1996, 1999, 2002; Quarterfinalist, 2003
	ACRONYM at HSNCT: Fourth place, 2017
	Bulldog High School Academic Tournament: Quarterfinalists, 2007; Octofinalists, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2008; Round of 32, 1999
	Bay State Quiz Bowl Classic: Second place, 2001; Fifth place, 2000
	Massachusetts Invitational Spring Tournament: Second place, 2016
	Brown University HS Invitational: Fourth place, 2007
	Seahorse Tournament of Incredible Celebrity Knowledge: Champions, 1999
	Colchester Tournament: Champions, 1997

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