Congratulations to the 2023 High School Cyber Madness Tournament Winners:

Red River High School - 1st place

James Valley CTC - 2nd place

Tioga High School - 3rd place


Participating Schools:

  • Alexander Public Schools – Comets
  • Beach Public Schools – Buccaneers
  • Bismarck High School – Demons
  • Century High School – Patriots
  • Drake-Anamoose Public Schools - Raiders
  • Fargo Public Schools
  • James Valley CTC
  • Legacy High School – Sabers
  • Red River High School – Roughriders
  • Tioga Public School - Pirates
  • Turtle Mountain Community High School – Braves
  • Washburn Public Schools – Cardinals


Bismarck Mandan Welcome Cyber Madness 2023 ND State Cyber Competition with participating school logos

ND Cyber Madness 2023 Recap

ND Cyber Madness 2023 Recap

Interview with 2023 Champions Red River Valley High School

Interview with 2023 Champions Red River Valley High School

Additional 2023 Videos and Interviews

Additional 2023 Videos and Interviews

North Dakota Cyber Madness High School Tournament Bismarck State College February 16-17th 2023


ND Cyber Madness 2023 Agenda

Day 1: February 16th 1:00 – 5:30 PM

  • Welcome and Introduction
  • Education Sessions
  • Icebreaker
  • Social Hour

Day 2: February 17th 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

  • Competition Round 1
  • Competition Round 2
  • Competition Round 3
  • Awards


Bismarck State College National Energy Center of Excellence
1200 Schafer Street
Bismarck, ND 58501

Event was held in the Bavendick State Room


Virtual Badge

Students participating throughout the competition were awarded a virtual badge signifying they have engaged in the 2023 ND High School Cyber Madness event, which was based on content from the Palo Alto Networks Network Security Fundamentals online course. The competition tested material in the areas of:

  • The Connected Globe
  • Physical, Logical, and Virtual Addressing
  • Packet Encapsulation and Lifecycle
  • Network and Endpoint Security Technologies
  • Networking and Security Principles

The ND Cyber Madness High School 2023 planning partners include:

  • North Dakota Information Technology
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Department of Public Instruction
  • Department of Emergency Services
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Palo Alto Networks

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