Veteran/Novice Component

This chart shows the number of veterans and novices out of the total number of contestants in each conference by year.

Also shown by year are the total number of schools represented in each conference. 

Year Veterans Total # of Contestants Veteran Percentage Novice Percentage Number of Schools Represented
1A
2018 5 23 22% 78% 11
2017 10 21 48% 52% 8
2016 7 24 29% 71% 9
2015 6 23 26% 74% 9
2014 6 24 25% 75% 10
2013 7 26 27% 73% 10
2012 6 26 23% 77% 11
2011 11 24 46% 54% 10
2010 8 23 35% 65% 8
2009 8 23 35% 65% 9
2008 11 23 48% 52% 8
2007 5 21 24% 76% 7
2006 6 25 24% 76% 10
2005 6 24 25% 75% 9
2004 12 25 48% 52% 10
2003 6 23 26% 74% 10
2002 7 20 35% 65% 10
2001 5 16 31% 69% 8
2000 5 15 33% 67% 6
1999 6 16 38% 62% 8
1998 7 15 47% 53% 7
2A
2018 12 20 60% 40% 5
2017 7 22 32% 68% 7
2016 8 22 36% 64% 7
2015 7 22 32% 68% 7
2014 12 24 50% 50% 8
2013 11 23 48% 52% 8
2012 6 24 25% 75% 9
2011 5 24 21% 79% 9
2010 9 23 39% 61% 10
2009 12 25 48% 52% 10
2008 9 21 43% 57% 7
2007 3 20 15% 85% 6
2006 10 23 43% 57% 8
2005 6 23 26% 74% 8
2004 4 22 18% 82% 7
2003 10 22 45% 55% 8
2002 6 20 30% 70% 10
2001 4 15 27% 73% 7
2000 5 18 28% 72% 10
1999 6 17 35% 65% 9
1998 4 18 22% 78% 10
3A
2018 8 24 33% 67% 9
2017 10 24 42% 58% 9
2016 11 23 48% 52% 8
2015 7 24 29% 71% 9
2014 5 22 23% 77% 7
2013 1 23 4% 96% 8
2012 8 24 33% 67% 9
2011 3 23 13% 87% 8
2010 10 24 42% 58% 10
2009 9 25 36% 64% 9
2008 8 24 33% 67% 10
2007 9 24 38% 62% 9
2006 10 24 42% 58% 10
2005 6 24 25% 75% 11
2004 9 24 38% 62% 8
2003 8 25 32% 68% 11
2002 1 22 5% 95% 12
2001 6 18 33% 67% 8
2000 4 19 21% 79% 10
1999 4 14 29% 71% 6
1998 3 17 18% 82% 9
4A
2018 5 25 20% 80% 10
2017 6 23 26% 74% 9
2016 2 25 8% 92% 10
2015 7 23 30% 70% 8
2014 7 25 28% 72% 10
2013 11 21 52% 48% 6
2012 8 23 35% 65% 8
2011 6 24 25% 75% 11
2010 4 22 18% 82% 7
2009 11 23 48% 52% 8
2008 6 23 26% 74% 9
2007 5 23 22% 78% 8
2006 5 25 20% 80% 10
2005 3 24 13% 87% 9
2004 3 23 13% 87% 10
2003 2 25 8% 92% 12
2002 3 21 14% 86% 11
2001 4 16 25% 75% 8
2000 5 17 29% 71% 9
1999 2 18 11% 89% 10
1998 5 19 26% 74% 11
5A
2018 9 23 39% 61% 8
2017 6 22 27% 73% 7
2016 7 24 29% 71% 9
2015 9 21 43% 57% 7
2014 10 26 38% 62% 11
2013 7 24 29% 71% 10
2012 6 25 24% 76% 10
2011 3 24 12% 88% 10
2010 8 22 36% 64% 8
2009 4 23 17% 83% 8
2008 5 22 23% 77% 7
2007 8 25 32% 68% 11
2006 2 27 7% 93% 12
2005 6 23 26% 74% 10
2004 7 24 29% 71% 10
2003 3 25 12% 88% 10
2002 2 20 10% 90% 10
2001 2 17 12% 88% 9
2000 3 16 19% 81% 8
1999 3 19 16% 84% 11
1998 3 17 18% 82% 8
6A
2018 9 25 36% 64% 11
2017 5 22 23% 77% 8
2016 10 25 40% 60% 11
2015 7 24 29% 71% 9