San Diego Regional awards team trophies to the top 6 B schools, 5 C schools per tournament site or up to the number of schools advance to state, whichever number is higher. The team with the lowest overall points ranks 1st. School's placement is based on the best performing team within that school. Event awards will be given to the top 10 teams regardless of schools in each division per tournament site. The number of teams (schools) in each division per tournament site advancing to Southern California State Science Olympiad Tournament will be announced upon receipt of allocation from State. The first placed team in each division at the state tournament advances to National Science Olympiad tournament.