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Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
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Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
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Number of Schools in the Preliminary Competition: 42
Number of Teams in the Preliminary Competition: 84
National Competition teams (Buff):
Metro Deaf School
Phoenix Day SD
National Competition teams (Blue):
Kendall Demonstration Elementary School
New Mexico SD
Buff National Championship match:
Texas SD defeated CSD Fremont
Buff Sportsmanship Award:
Buff Most Outstanding Player:
Trey Johnson, 8th grade, Texas SD
Buff All Stars:
Tyler Cardoso, 8th grade, CSD Fremont
Daniel Soudakoff, 8th grade, CSD Riverside
Mujahid Zafar, 7th grade, Metro Deaf School
Leslie Njingang, 8th grade, Northwest Maryland
Jacqueline Albert, 8th grade, Phoenix Day SD
Harrison Oliver, 8th grade, Rochester SD
Dashiel Ferguson, 6th grade, Texas SD
Caleb Zapadinsky, 8th grade, Wisconsin SD
Blue National Championship match:
Kendall Demonstration Elementary School defeated New Mexico School for the Deaf
Blue Sportsmanship Award:
Blue Most Outstanding Player:
Pax Holcomb, 5th grade, Kendall Demonstration Elementary School
Blue All Stars:
Landen Gonzales, 8th grade, CSD Fremont
Gianna Wheeler, 6th grade, Indiana SD
Adrien Ercolino, 6th grade, New Mexico SD
Tisha Mandahar, 7th grade, Smithfield MS
Ambria Goldstein, 8th grade, CSD Riverside
Coffey King, 7th grade, Kendall Demonstration ES
Alejandra Acosta, 8th grade, Phoenix Day SD
Leah Ortiz, 7th grade, Venado MS
Green National Champions:
Wisconsin School for the Deaf
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