Throughout the year, KAAC member schools host invitational tournaments in preparation for Governor’s Cup.

Send your tournament information to [email protected] – include:

  1. Name of tourney, date(s) and location
  2. Entry fee, including any discounts
  3. Format or other rules
  4. Contact person and phone/email
  5. Other info you deem pertinent

2023 Cardinal Classic (MG) Tournament

South Laurel Middle School - London, KY

November 11, 2023

Tournament is made up of two divisions:  varsity and 6th grade.  Schools can enter up to two varsity teams and one 6th grade team.

Content assessment is done from your home school during the week leading up to the tournament.

Top ten in each division and each subject will receive medals.  Top 4 quick recall teams in each division will receive a trophy.

Pool play in the morning followed by seeded pool play in the afternoon.  Every team will play 6 matches.

Cost:  $70 for the first team, $60 for a second team, and $50 for a third team.

For more info, please contact [email protected]

Corbin High School

NAQT tournament on Saturday, November 18. We will be using NAQT questions with slightly adapted NAQT rules. The registration fee is $100, with a cap of 16 teams. Here is the link to register: . If you have any questions, you can contact us at [email protected] or [email protected].

Heather Price Invitational

Elementary Tournament

Morgan Elementary School  -  Paducah, KY

November 18, 2023

2nd Annual Turkey Bowl Invitational

November 18, 2023 - Estill County Middle School

$75 registration fee, $40 for each additional quick recall team (max 3)

We are competing in all 5 content areas, Quick Recall, and English Composition

Rules will follow KAAC Governor's Cup. Quick Recall Teams are guaranteed 4 matches. Top 5 in each content and English composition with top 2 quick recall teams in a Gold and Silver division recognized. An overall Turkey Bowl Champion trophy will be awarded based on earned points.

Those interested may complete this registration form: and will be invoiced after close of registration.

2024 Fleming County Academic Tournament (FCAT)

January 6, 2024 at Fleming Co High School

Teams will play 3 pool play matches in the morning that will seed the afternoon's playoff rounds.

Will be using the IceQuickle set 3 and the KAAC quick recall format.

There is a varsity and a "B" division.

Entry fee is $90 for the first team from your school and $45 for a second team.

Contact Kent Grannis   [email protected]