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Regional ChampionshipsSouthwestQuidditch Cup

Texas State University and Lone Star win Southwest Regional Championship

Texas State University - San Marcos won the collegiate division title and Lone Star Quidditch Club won the community division title at the Southwest Regional Championship in Wichita Falls, Texas.

As previously announced, the gameplay schedule for this tournament was revised from what was originally released, due to a change in the number of fields available. Read more here.

22 teams participated in the regional championship, which took place at GWFSA Soccer Complex in Wichita Falls, Texas on February 24-25, 2018. The list of competing teams is available below. Those in bold qualified for US Quidditch Cup 11. At this tournament, eight bids went to the collegiate division and three bids went to the community division. 88 teams will be attending the national championship in Round Rock, Texas over April 14 and 15, 2018. Information about qualifying for an at-large bid is available here.

Texas A&M Quidditch forfeited the collegiate championship match against Texas State University, San Marcos. Earlier in bracket play, UTSA Club Quidditch forfeited the semifinal match against Texas Quidditch. In the community division, Lone Star Quidditch Club and Texas Cavalry simultaneously forfeited the final community championship match. These forfeits have been entered in the standings, per USQ policy.

Texas State University. Photo by San Marcos

Collegiate Division

Austin Quidditch
Baylor University
DeathRow Quidditch Team
Louisiana State University
Loyola University New Orleans Quidditch
Oklahoma State University
San Marcos Sharknados
SHSU Quidditch
Texas A&M Quidditch
Texas Quidditch
Texas State University - San Marcos
Texas Tech Quidditch
The Silver Phoenix
Tulane University
University of Arkansas
UTSA Club Quidditch

Lone Star Quidditch Club. Photo by Miguel Esparza

Community Division

290 Bluebonnets
Bad and Rougie Quidditch Club
Houston Cosmos Quidditch Club
Lone Star Quidditch Club
Texas Cavalry
Valkyries

Texas Cavalry. Photo by Miguel Esparza

Scores

Scores for the entire tournament are available here. Additional information is available in the Schedule and Scores spreadsheet here.

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US Quidditch wishes to congratulate Texas State University - San Marcos and Lone Star Quidditch Club, along with all qualifying and competing teams who raised funds, traveled to the event, and played tough and exciting games. USQ is especially grateful to its volunteers, referees, snitch runners, and staff who helped plan and run the event.

Special thanks to Wichita Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau for their support of the Southwest Regional Championship.