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by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jun 27, 2018 5:06 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: NASAT MIRROR AT WUSTL 6/30
Replies: 4
Views: 1768

Re: NASAT MIRROR AT WUSTL 6/30

I will be emailing teams Friday morning with final details (There's been an issue with getting rooms.) but please plan to be on campus by 8:30 with rounds to start by 9.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: NASAT MIRROR AT WUSTL 6/30
Replies: 4
Views: 1768

NASAT MIRROR AT WUSTL 6/30

We are hosting a mirror of NASAT at WUSTL on June 30th. A google spreadsheet will be forthcoming to expedite team creation. I'll also post the particulars on fees but it shouldn't be more than the other mirrors. I, Sean Phillips, will be TD and please email me at seanqb1982@gmail.com for any and all...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Mon Feb 19, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

Dear All, Thank you so much for what was one of the great experiences of my life. It was truly an honor and privilege to put this on for so many brilliant young people and awesome coaches. Please come back any time. Full stats have been since the event ended but here is the link to it: http://www.hs...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

We are now certified as PACE platinum meaning the top 25% of teams will qualify for PACE NSC!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:04 am
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: On talking about high schoolers
Replies: 14
Views: 6326

Re: On talking about high schoolers

So basically you aren't and never have actively investigated but if someone wants to unburden their conscience you'll listen. Is that your position?
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Dec 16, 2017 12:24 am
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: On talking about high schoolers
Replies: 14
Views: 6326

Re: On talking about high schoolers

NAQT also, as best as I can tell, made what I feel to be an understandable but not truly serious effort to respond to these incidences. I'm glad they will no longer use Periscope, but surely we deserve a fuller response than Jonah's brief apology. I believe if the most powerful organization in a ga...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Mon Dec 04, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

We have expanded to 60. This is our final expansion but I will take a waitlist. Please let me know if you want to be on standby.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Nov 29, 2017 3:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

Wait list is created, please let me know if you'd like to be added. If you've already registered but have had a change of plans, please let me know so I can promptly update waitlisted teams!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament III-11/11/17
Replies: 14
Views: 4940

Re: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament III-11/11

So I'll do the initial posting of most results since Jacob ran this thing after working his real job overnight and is currently tucked in my spare room to get some much deserved sleep. I'll leave the thank you's and other stuff to him. Ladue A claimed their second WUFAT in 3 years beating Miami Vall...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Nov 01, 2017 10:05 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

And Moberly snags spot 54 to fill the field! We will waitlist for now and revisit the cap once we have reservations!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Nov 01, 2017 8:51 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

One spot remains before we start our waitlist!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Oct 29, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

Two spots remain! I will start a waitlist once they fill and will examine increasing the cap once we draft a schedule for a >54 team field and reserve the rooms.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:09 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

alexdz wrote:Just as a point of clarification, South Callaway should be marked as small-school eligible, right?
Good catch. I had that in my handwritten notes just not the typed ones.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:34 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

With the inclusion of DCC I'm uping the cap to 54.I'm willing to go higher.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Oct 22, 2017 11:40 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: Quizbowl and Mental Health
Replies: 30
Views: 12588

Re: Quizbowl and Mental Health

I couldn't get out of bed. There was nothing physically wrong with me. I just couldn't get out of bed. I'm sure I peed but I don't know. And I did this for two days during SLU Law's fall break in 2004. That's the first time it occurred to me that maybe I was depressed. I grew up in a medical family,...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Oct 22, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

And now last year's finalists MICDS and Ladue are in the field.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Fri Oct 20, 2017 5:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

The addition of defending champion MICDS and Westminster of Georgia means we have six spots left!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

Westminster makes the fourth state represented!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Oct 18, 2017 7:44 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

Culver Academies of Indiana brings us to 3/4 full!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Thu Oct 05, 2017 5:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

The first cap is now 2/3 full!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Oct 03, 2017 10:12 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

We are now at half of the first registration cap! Please be sure to enter as soon as you can!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Fri Sep 29, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

Re: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

Field (58/60) Orchard Farm (2 teams, 1 buzzer, 1 moderator) (ss)* Washington (3 teams, TBA buzzers, 1 + moderator/staff) **x2 Webster Groves (1 team) Priory (1 team, 1 buzzer, 1 moderator) Hallsville (2 teams, 1 buzzer, 1 moderator) (ss) St. Charles Lutheran (2 teams, 1 buzzer, 1 moderator) Louisian...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Fri Sep 29, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5504

WUHSAC XX (BHSAT mirror) February 17, 2018

The Washington University Academic Team is excited to announce the twentieth annual WUHSAC, to be held at Washington University in St. Louis on Saturday, February 17th, 2018. This is as in the previous years, President's Day Weekend, which (weather permitting) is an ideal way to use the holiday by s...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Sep 23, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Missouri S&T Collegiate Novice - Sept. 23, 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1029

Re: Missouri S&T Collegiate Novice - Sept. 23, 2017

It was with great pleasure I got to read at Missouri S&T's first tournament in years today as it was VERY good! Rachel was a strong, confident TD who had a firm grasp on what she was doing the whole time and ran an excellent 12 team event with 10 rounds done by 4:15. Congrats to Mo S&T on their win ...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Aug 26, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: Yale's BHSAT XXVII available for hosting in Spring 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 3854

Re: Yale's BHSAT XXVII available for hosting in Spring 2018

The WUHSAC will be FEBRUARY not March. I will post when back to school gives me a moment to do so appropriately.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Mon Feb 20, 2017 10:31 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3997

Re: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017

The first thanks goes to the amazing staff for donating yesterday and making it to where we could even have a day that was a long afternoon. A good director is as good as his or her staff and mine really worked themselves down especially those dealing with the technical issues or protests that slowe...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Feb 04, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2017 NAQT Midwest SCT at WUSTL on Feb. 4, 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1974

Re: 2017 NAQT Midwest SCT at WUSTL on Feb. 4, 2017

I would like to thank everyone for coming to the 2017 NAQT Midwest Sectional Championship tournament at WUSTL today! Northwestern won the Division 1 title with a record of 10-1 while the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign B claimed the Division 2 title over Chicago D with a record of 11-1! Stat...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Jan 17, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2017 NAQT Midwest SCT at WUSTL on Feb. 4, 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1974

2017 NAQT Midwest SCT at WUSTL on Feb. 4, 2017

The Washington University Academic Team is pleased to announce that we will be the hosts of the Midwest NAQT Sectional Championship Tournament on February 4, 2017. Location: This tournament will take place at WUSTL. The precise meeting rooms will be posted closer to the date of the tournament. Fees:...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Fri Nov 04, 2016 7:46 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3997

Re: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017

I'd like to welcome our first out of state entry, Strake Jesuit of Houston, Texas, into the field! Ten spots remaining!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Oct 29, 2016 7:01 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 3230

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016

Congratulations to Oklahoma for beating Mizzou in an advantaged final 320-250! Thanks to all teams for coming!

Prelim stats are here:

http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... s/prelims/

and Combined are here:

http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... /combined/
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Fri Oct 28, 2016 8:39 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 3230

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016

Registration is closed. Schedules are sent. Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:11 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Penn Bowl 2016 (10/22/16)
Replies: 54
Views: 25521

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Penn Bowl 2016 (10/22/16)

Glad to know the public is allowed to post in a public forum.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:00 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Penn Bowl 2016 (10/22/16)
Replies: 54
Views: 25521

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Penn Bowl 2016 (10/22/16)

I'm directing one of your mirrors. I'm one of your "partners" in this enterprise. I've made a lot of money for your team over the years, checks which were cashed and money spent by your team. I have a vested interest in my event having quality. I have a vested interest in my customers having a good ...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Oct 23, 2016 2:26 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Penn Bowl 2016 (10/22/16)
Replies: 54
Views: 25521

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Penn Bowl 2016 (10/22/16)

To piggy back off of Vasa but having run a 21 team Penn Bowl mirror with prelim brackets I can say with perfect confidence that if it takes you an hour to set up for playoffs, you're doing it wrong. But then again I've never had to write the set as it was being run before so there is that. Penn-ance...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Oct 23, 2016 12:04 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Penn Bowl 2016 (10/22/16)
Replies: 54
Views: 25521

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Penn Bowl 2016 (10/22/16)

Will there be a discussion group created for the set?
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Fri Oct 21, 2016 3:25 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3997

Re: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017

3/4 full! Still plenty of time for the remaining spots!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Oct 16, 2016 7:02 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Eureka Kickoff Tournament (10/15/2016)
Replies: 12
Views: 3520

Re: Eureka Kickoff Tournament (10/15/2016)

I would like to thank the amazing work of Jacob O'Rourke and Michael McDonald for what was such a fun event! Eureka was an amazing host and I had a blast! Good job to all teams involved!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Thu Oct 13, 2016 2:50 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 3230

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016

Current field should be listed as well as edits for when and where registration will be!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Sep 24, 2016 7:02 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: NAQT Collegiate Novice at WUSTL (Sep 24, 2016) (IS-158C)
Replies: 2
Views: 1083

Re: NAQT Collegiate Novice at WUSTL (Sep 24, 2016) (IS-158C)

http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... ats/final/

Stats are at the above link. I'm glad to have seen everyone today and hope you all had an awesome time with us!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Sep 13, 2016 10:01 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3997

Re: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017

Now over 2/3 full! Thanks to all who have registered thus far and I'm looking forward to it!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Thu Sep 08, 2016 8:45 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 3230

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016

Sorry for the intermittent updates as we have started our new semester at school. I have decided to up the cap at the moment to 16 teams which gives us some room, so if you are interested in coming please let me know!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Aug 23, 2016 8:55 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3997

Re: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017

Now half full! Thanks for the interest and keep it coming!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Aug 10, 2016 8:29 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3997

Re: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017

Currently 1/3 full! Still plenty of space!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Jul 30, 2016 10:48 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Would You Recommend Working for NHBB?
Replies: 75
Views: 30531

Re: Would You Recommend Working for NHBB?

It is impossible to have free discussion in a community when the threat of frivolous legal action from wealthy thin-skinned narcissists to rattle critics their business interests is on the table. I state again that this puts you in the hallowed company of CBI and Chip Beall. [/quote] Don't forget T...