Montgomery High School

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Montgomery High School At a Glance
Member of SO since 1996
Best finish, regionals 1st, 2004, 2013, 2017
Best finish, state 1st, 1997-2005
Best finish, nationals 13th, 2004
Website [1]


Montgomery High School, in Skillman NJ, is a New Jersey C Division school with nine State titles, tied with West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South for the most of any Division C Team in NJ. Its highest placement at Nationals is 13th. From 1997-2001, Montgomery Township School district perennially sent both its middle school and high school to Nationals. However, in 2006, a new contender, West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South, defeated Montgomery HS, and began a period of dominance that continues today. Despite this, Montgomery continues to be a contender for the State title, consistently placing Top 4 at the State Competition. Its feeder school is the Division B Montgomery Middle School.

On January 31st 2015, MHS hosted its first and New Jersey's first practice tournament, Cougar Invitational, which saw a turnout of 26 teams. On February 6th 2016, MHS hosted its second annual invitational which hosted 28 teams. MHS did not run the Cougar Invitational in 2017. The tournament website can be found here: [2]

Year Regionals States Nationals
1997 X 1st 33rd
1998 X 1st 21st
1999 X 1st 31st
2000 X 1st 29th
2001 X 1st 20th
2002 X 1st 27th
2003 X 1st (130) 14th
2004 1st (44) 1st (94) 13th
2005 2nd (56) 1st (117) 16th
2006 6th (91) 6th (183) -
2007 3rd (69) 4th (148) -
2008 4th (78) 4th (153) -
2009 4th (85) 4th (200) -
2010 4th (74) 4th (172) -
2011 2nd (53) 3rd (172) -
2012 6th (111) 6th (272) -
2013 1st (59) 4th (189) -
2014 5th (85) 4th (180) -
2015 3rd (63) 4th (138) -
2016 3rd (52) 3rd (137) -
2017 1st (32) 2nd (88) -
2018 1st (24) 3rd (107) -

Invitational Results

Year Islip Cornell Conestoga Yale Cougar Tiger MIT Princeton Penn
2014 - - - - - 9th (274) - - -
2015 - - 8th (262*) - 5th (168) - - - -
2016 16th (327) - - 7th (264) 3rd (166) - - - -
2017 - 1st (120) - 1st (190) - - - 2nd (169) 6th (205)
2018 12th (291) 4th (158) - - - - 17th (506) 1st (193) 13th (374)
  • In years marked with a * more points were awarded for better places.