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by AKKOLADE
Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting 6/30
Replies: 10
Views: 1124

Re: NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting 6/30

Nope, just an error. Sorry. It’s been corrected.
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: Please label your buzzers
Replies: 0
Views: 269

Please label your buzzers

I had a buzzer left behind this weekend. I think it’s one of those Andersons with the black cloth bag. It has no way of identifying whose buzzer it was on the system. Another team could not find their buzzer. It looked essentially the same as the first buzzer, but it was put in a bag which was then ...
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting 6/30
Replies: 10
Views: 1124

Re: NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting 6/30

Could we get an update on the list of mirrors? I know that WuStl is hosting one next weekend and I would like to see if there are any more mirrors that have been confirmed. I mistakenly left out the WUStL one. That’s been corrected. At this time, these are the only confirmed mirrors per my notes. I...
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 23, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting 6/30
Replies: 10
Views: 1124

Re: NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting 6/30

NASAT is still looking for mirrors!
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 23, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

Congratulations to our champion, Illinois A! Illinois clinched their fourth straight NASAT championship with a 330-215 win against Ohio A in the final. Govind Prabhakar lead Illinois in points in the final with 50 points, while Ethan Ashbrook scored 30. Hari Parameswaran went 5-2 to score 40 points ...
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

Congratulations to the top ten preliminary scorers at this year's NASAT! 1. Karan Gurazada (Stanford Online), California, 74.29 PPG 2. William Golden (Katy Taylor), Texas, 71.43* 3. Hari Parameswaran (Beavercreek), Ohio A, 71.43 4. Ethan Strombeck (Rockford Auburn), Illinois A, 46.67 5. Fred Zhang (...
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 23, 2019 6:18 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

I've updated the playoff schedule to change a couple of games around and correct the numbering of rounds.
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 22, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

There's been a slight schedule change. We will play through round 11 today. We will start with round 12 tomorrow morning at 8:30 a.m. We have moved our Sunday start time up half an hour.
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 22, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

The playoff schedule is attached.
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

Here is the updated schedule for Fajita.
by AKKOLADE
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

Fajita group will have a slightly adjusted schedule in the morning since no games will be played in 139.
by AKKOLADE
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

Here is the schedule for the preliminary rounds.
by AKKOLADE
Thu Jun 20, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: ACRO-Demia: Global Announcement
Replies: 5
Views: 507

Re: ACRO-Demia: Global Announcement

How many packets are you expecting to have?
by AKKOLADE
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

I'll fix that; thanks for pointing it out.
by AKKOLADE
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

I need the following teams to fill out the following form: California, Kentucky, Missouri, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, & Texas.

https://forms.gle/pmFdWMjYrEgvLgzs5

If you've already posted or emailed me your rosters, just indicate that in the appropriate field.
by AKKOLADE
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

A partial list of things to do this weekend outside of the tournament. Please note that just because I'm mentioning them doesn't mean that the tournament will be done in time for you to make it to these events on time. My priority is making sure the tournament runs well. General calendars of events:...
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: Help PACE with Outreach By Filling Out This Form
Replies: 0
Views: 321

Help PACE with Outreach By Filling Out This Form

This is a form you can use to indicate willingness to help PACE achieve our outreach goals if you're a non-member of PACE. It is six questions long and should take you just minutes to fill out. You can find it here. Please note that this form is not related to becoming a member of PACE, is not an of...
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 15, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

Kentucky B has dropped, so there's a spot in the field open.
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 15, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

ATTN: Team Ohio: I need the chaperone/primary team contact for your teams to email me. Tyler Benedict's email is set up to be away until August, so unless he's still checking that, the info needs to be going somewhere.
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 15, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

I have just sent the first information email to teams.
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 15, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

I'm capping the field at 24 for now. If you are interested in coming, you are not in the field, and you have not contacted me yet, please do so ASAP by emailing me at fred@iqbtnasat.com. I will be starting a waitlist if necessary.
by AKKOLADE
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

I believe Virginia has settled on bringing two teams, which I believe will bring us to a final tally of 24 teams.

If you are very interested in coming, please contact me ASAP at fred@iqbtnasat.com so I can make plans for staffing.

Information will be coming out this weekend.
by AKKOLADE
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: DC Metro Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: DC Metro 2018-2019 Date Claim Thread
Replies: 48
Views: 16288

Re: DC Metro 2018-2019 Date Claim Thread

ATTN: Students who are apparently representing Virginia B & C: you need to register. Please email me at fred@iqbtnasat.com.
by AKKOLADE
Thu Jun 13, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 PACE NSC: Congratulations Thomas Jefferson A!
Replies: 34
Views: 12986

Re: 2019 PACE NSC: June 8-9, Reston, VA

hey now







he’s an all star
by AKKOLADE
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

Teams and staffers can expect to receive emails with information over the next couple of days.
by AKKOLADE
Thu Jun 06, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

It was just an oversight from updating last year’s announcement. I’ve updated it to refer to the correct school year.
by AKKOLADE
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

It looks like we're going to end up with 26-30 teams this year. Registration is still open.
by AKKOLADE
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night
Replies: 17
Views: 2957

Re: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night

Thank you to everyone who came to the panel this weekend! Our panelists did a fantastic job, and we hope to have the discussion uploaded by the end of the week. We will be holding another women in Quizbowl event Saturday evening at PACE NSC this year, so if you missed the HSNCT discussion there is ...
by AKKOLADE
Fri May 24, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '18-19
Replies: 76
Views: 16661

Re: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '18-19

I've been informed that two players from Connecticut are planning on coming to NASAT this year. If you're also from Connecticut and would be interested in attending, feel free to contact me via email at fred@iqbtnasat.com.
by AKKOLADE
Wed May 22, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

No problem!

All-World teams will be coming in the next few days.
by AKKOLADE
Wed May 22, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

Here's the stats file.
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 20, 2019 11:42 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

Thanks for the public lecture on how I’m doing my work wrong without even seeing what that work is, I guess??
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 20, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

Can you please post the code you used to calculate these adjustments and rankings? I think this work should be easily reproducible to make sure it is 100 percent accurate. It’s not code, it’s an Excel sheet where I hand calculate the adjustments. I’d be happy to post the stats I have collected, tho...
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 20, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

ansonberns wrote:
Mon May 20, 2019 1:12 pm

Is it intentional that the All-World teams are in reverse order from usual?
Yes.
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 20, 2019 1:22 am
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

The A-set adjustment is now complete.
by AKKOLADE
Sun May 19, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

I've done everything except for A-sets.
by AKKOLADE
Sun May 19, 2019 6:40 am
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

Because I haven’t got to it yet.
by AKKOLADE
Sat May 18, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

I've updated the above post with a few additional adjustments I've calculated.
by AKKOLADE
Fri May 17, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

I'll keep an updated list of adjustments here. To do: none Sets not being included: PSACA (not enough stats) Sorted alphabetically: A sets -3.21 ACF Fall 3.33 ATHENA 2.1 BHSAT 3.27 Blair Bowl 2.17 BLISS 0.38 CAST -0.65 EFT 7.67 FST 3.80 HFT 1.88 ILLIAC 5.13 MSNCT18 -2.34 Penn Bowl 8.70 Prison Bowl 3...
by AKKOLADE
Fri May 17, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10619

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

My hopeful schedule for the final rankings & All-World rankings:

By Tuesday: Release full rankings
Wednesday: Announce All-World Player of the Year & First Team
Thursday: Announce All-World Second Team
Friday: Announce All-World Honorable Mention Team
by AKKOLADE
Fri May 17, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Help with HSQBRank - 2x check tournament list
Replies: 10
Views: 1482

Re: Help with HSQBRank - 2x check tournament list

If tournaments aren't posted in the tournament database, I don't know about them.
by AKKOLADE
Thu May 16, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Help with HSQBRank - 2x check tournament list
Replies: 10
Views: 1482

Re: Help with HSQBRank - 2x check tournament list

The above tournaments have been entered.

I don't believe there will be a FST adjustment, since I can only find two high school teams that played it.
by AKKOLADE
Thu May 16, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Help with HSQBRank - 2x check tournament list
Replies: 10
Views: 1482

Re: Help with HSQBRank - 2x check tournament list

Is Georgetown Winter the same thing as the Georgetown Spring Tournament run on BHSAT? I believe Georgetown Winter was run on WHAQ III: http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/5379/ Alright, then we're missing the Georgetown Spring Tournament on BHSAT: http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/5728/ I misse...
by AKKOLADE
Wed May 15, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 70
Views: 18646

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

I was asked to post an updated version of the distribution. It's essentially the same it's been since 2017. Overall distribution (20/20): Literature: 4/4 History: 4/4 Science: 4/4 Arts: 3/3 RMP: 3/3 Current Events & Geography: 1/1 Social Science 1/1 Subdistributions Literature: American: 33% British...