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: Fifth
State tournament record as coach: 77-26

Team Information

Region: Metro
State Championships: 6 (1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2016, 2019)
Medlar Cups: 1 (2007)

2019-2020 Results

Overall A team record: 48-20
Overall B team record: 33-15
Overall C team record: 15-7

Vermont State Tournament
A Team:
14-6
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity: 2-3
245 Missisquoi 75
100 Essex A 235
105 Champlain Valley A 400
170 South Burlington A 335
255 Mt. Mansfield 115
Franklin Regional: 5-0
475 Missisquoi B 10
390 Richford A 5
475 BFA-St. Albans A 120
500 Enosburg 55
260 Cabot 230
Addison Regional Varsity: 4-1
290 Middlebury A 265
290 Essex A 155
250 South Burlington A 405
365 Mt. Abraham 45
380 Lamoille 110
First-Round Playoffs: 3-2
220 Champlain Valley 430
380 Rice Memorial 115
330 Windsor 155
420 Lamoille 205
215 South Burlington 460
B Team: 13-5
\Chittenden Regional JV B: 2-3
Franklin Regional: 4-0
Addison Regional Varsity: 5-0
JV State Playoffs Large: 2-2
C Team: 4-1
Addison Regional JV A: 4-1
     
NAA National Academic Championship: 6-2
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Preliminary Rounds: 5-1
365 Blountstown (Fla.) 135
295 Bishop Garrigan (Iowa) 90
410 Pingry (N.J.) B 160
290 Pingry (N.J.) A 335
250 Bayfield (Colo.) 160
310 Ellicottville Central (N.Y.) 200
Round of 32
365 John Cooper (Texas) 255
Round of 16
355 Hastings (N.Y.) 405
Other Tournaments:
	Sue Pasco Opening Tournament: A 7-3, third place; B 6-4
	Great Halloween States Tournament: 8-2
	Pre-Holiday Academic Tournament: A 7-1, fifth place; B 5-3; C 6-2
	Vermont NAQT Championship: A 4-6, sixth place; B 6-3; C 5-4
	Scholars' Bowl Online Tournament: A 2-1, third place; B 3-0, JV champion
Results from Recent Seasons

Overall A team record: 47-22-1
Overall B team record: 28-30
Overall C team record: 9-14

Vermont State Tournament
A Team:
17-6, state champions
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity: 2-3
185 Champlain Valley A 445
270 Mt. Mansfield 180
240 Essex A 265
355 Rice Memorial 95
265 South Burlington 330
Green Mountain Regional Varsity: 4-1
210 Champlain Valley A 400
280 Montpelier A 180
215 Lamoille A 135
285 Champlain Valley B 190
325 Spaulding A 75
Addison Regional Varsity: 4-1
270 Essex A 295
340 South Burlington 240
500 Spaulding 65
230 Mt. Mansfield A 105
190 Middlebury B 180
First-Round Playoffs: 4-1
325 Essex A 295
530 Spaulding 95
330 Middlebury A 275
300 South Burlington A 390
445 Burr and Burton 255
Quarterfinals
350 Essex 315
Semifinals
400 South Burlington 300
Championship
450 Champlain Valley 390
 
NAQT National Championship Tournament: 5-5
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Preliminary Rounds
355 Shaker Heights (Ohio) 65
265 Saratoga (Calif.) B 165
85 Westminster (Ga.) 610
35 Rockford Auburn (Ill.) 560
285 Millennium (Ariz.) 95
240 Saratoga (Calif.) B 220
260 Mira Loma (Calif.) 185
115 East Brunswick (N.J.) 505
150 Mission San Jose (Calif.) 490
150 Hamilton (Ariz.) 225
 
NAA National Academic Championship
Burlington B:
1-5
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Preliminary Rounds
270 Elkhorn South (Neb.) 305
170 Johnson Central (Ky.) 375
200 Elkhorn (Neb.) 265
170 Booker T Washington (Okla.) 360
145 Plano West (Texas) 250
290 Golden Gate (Fla.) 145
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
	2017-18 -- 12-10, semifinalists
	2018-19 -- 12-4, quarterfinalists
Superlatives From Other Tournaments
	Panasonic Academic Challenge: Fourth place, 2001; Semifinalist, 1997, 2000
	NAQT National Championship: Second-round playoffs, 2016
	National Academic Championship: Round of 16, 2020
	Sue Pasco Opening Tournament: Champion, 2015; Second place, 2016; Third place, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2007, 2008, 2019; Fourth place, 2011, 2014; Semifinalist, 1999
	Vermont NAQT Championship: Champion, 2016; Second place, 2015, 2019; Third place, 2008, 2012; Fourth place, 2009; Fifth place, 2007
	Pre-Holiday Academic Tournament: Champions, 2008, 2014, 2015; Fourth place, 2007, 2011, 2017; Fifth place, 2019
	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: Second place, 2018; 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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