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by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sat Dec 22, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '18-19
Replies: 55
Views: 11478

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

In fact, they have not played a single NY team all year. I'm confused by your reasoning here. They're much more a part of the MA circuit then they are a part of ours. They should not be ranked on this poll. They played against both Troy and Ithaca at MIT Fall. You're right that they are more part o...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Wed Nov 14, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY Date Claims 2018-19
Replies: 13
Views: 4400

Re: NY Date Claims 2018-19

February 9, 2019 is the Geneva Invitational (IS-181) at Geneva HS, Geneva, NY.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Nov 12, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Geneva (NY) Invitational - February 9, 2019 - NAQT IS-181
Replies: 0
Views: 1816

Geneva (NY) Invitational - February 9, 2019 - NAQT IS-181

The Geneva High School Quizbowl team will be hosting the second annual Geneva Invitational Quizbowl Tournament on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Geneva High School in Geneva, New York. Registration for the teams participating in the tournament will commence at 7:45 with staff and player meetings at 8...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Tue Aug 14, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '18-19
Replies: 55
Views: 11478

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

In upstate New York, it's Ithaca A and Troy, and everyone else is a long way below (Cooperstown returns only one player from their SSNCT quarterfinalist team, Fayetteville-Manlius graduated Matt Hasenwinkel, and no MasterMinds team has the experience or canon knowledge to even begin to deal with Ith...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Jan 01, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Geneva (NY) Quizbowl Invitational (IS-172, January 27, 2018)
Replies: 0
Views: 1000

Geneva (NY) Quizbowl Invitational (IS-172, January 27, 2018)

The first-ever Geneva Invitational quizbowl tournament will take place at Geneva High School in Geneva, NY, on Saturday, January 27, 2018. This tournament will use NAQT IS set IS-172, meaning that it will be of the same difficulty as November's BrainBusters Fall tournament at Ithaca (high school reg...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Nov 13, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017
Replies: 6
Views: 2953

Re: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017

Ithaca A first-sentence powered/20d the final question cycle to overcome a 100-point deficit with three tossups remaining and defeat Delaware Valley A 330-320 to win their 5th BrainBusters Fall championship in dramatic style at Ithaca HS on Saturday. Fayetteville-Manlius defeated Troy 345-220 in the...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2018 NAQT HSNCT: Congratulations Plano West!
Replies: 47
Views: 19415

Re: 2018 NAQT HSNCT: May 26-27, Atlanta

Compared to what NAQT stands to gain (maybe not in 2018, but in future years), I don't think a few extra packets would be a significant burden at all. Suppose the field expands to 400 teams in 2019 (96 more than last year), and let's also make the simplifying but probably untrue assumption that 304 ...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2018 NAQT HSNCT: Congratulations Plano West!
Replies: 47
Views: 19415

Re: 2018 NAQT HSNCT: May 26-27, Atlanta

A small point about what Joshua said: the friendly collusion that he posits could happen would not necessarily prevent teams from playing each other in the prelims. It would prevent them from playing each other in the first seven rounds of the prelims. Not being a member of NAQT I am not privy to th...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Tue Nov 07, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2018 NAQT HSNCT: Congratulations Plano West!
Replies: 47
Views: 19415

Re: 2018 NAQT HSNCT: May 26-27, Atlanta

I actually think that this format was a quite clever way to deal with something that doesn't seem to be a huge problem now, but was going to become one in the next couple of years if it wasn't dealt with somehow - the ever-increasing field size. With this system, NAQT does not have to turn teams awa...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:07 am
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: The State of Good Quizbowl, State-by-State, 2017 Edition
Replies: 25
Views: 12346

Re: The State of Good Quizbowl, State-by-State, 2017 Edition

and it's important for people to do the digging into the finances and see who might have an interest in preventing good quizbowl in an area. I missed this comment from Chris in one of the responses above. This is absolutely a major part of what is going on in upstate New York with regards to Master...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Oct 12, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017
Replies: 6
Views: 2953

Re: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017

Field update (10/12/2017) (teams/buzzers/staffers) - ** denotes small school Registration deadline is October 28. We may extend this deadline some in order to get the field to a more logistically convenient number of teams, but that is completely at our discretion and registrations after that date a...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017
Replies: 6
Views: 2953

Re: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017

Field update (9/27/2017) (teams/buzzers/staffers) - ** denotes small school Amherst (1/1/0) Berwick (2/0/1) Brighton (2/0/0) Delaware Valley (2/2/1) (**) Geneva (2/4/3) (**) Greene (1/0/0) Ithaca (4 est./1/?) (**) Moravian Academy (2/0/0) Troy (1/0/1) Wallenpaupack (2/2/1) 19 teams (3 Traditional Pu...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Sep 25, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: The State of Good Quizbowl, State-by-State, 2017 Edition
Replies: 25
Views: 12346

Re: The State of Good Quizbowl, State-by-State, 2017 Edition

Upstate NY's MasterMinds is pyramidal-ish, but still seems to struggle in translating those teams to pyramidal invitationals in general. MasterMinds uses decent pyramidal questions (NAQT A sets). It is still bad quizbowl, however, because it does absolutely everything else wrong. The little bit of ...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Wed Sep 13, 2017 10:55 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017
Replies: 6
Views: 2953

Re: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017

Even at this early date (2 months before the event), the field for BrainBusters Fall VI is now over 25% full. Remember to get your registrations in sooner rather than later!
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Fri Aug 04, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017
Replies: 6
Views: 2953

Re: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017

Field update (9/13/2017) (teams/buzzers/staffers) - ** denotes small school

Amherst (1/1/0)
Brighton (2/0/0)
Delaware Valley (2/2/1)
(**) Geneva (2/4/3)
(**) Greene (1/0/0)
Ithaca (4 est./1/?)
Wallenpaupack (2/2/1)

14 teams (3 small schools), 10 buzzers, 5+ staffers
Cap = 48 teams
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Aug 03, 2017 11:56 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017
Replies: 6
Views: 2953

BrainBusters Fall VI (Ithaca HS) - 11/11/2017

We are pleased to announce that the Sixth Annual BrainBusters Fall quizbowl tournament will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2017, at Ithaca High School in Ithaca, NY. We realize that this is Veterans’ Day weekend, but due to the unavailability of facilities at IHS on other weekends during the mont...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ Date Claims '17-'18
Replies: 38
Views: 17566

Re: NY/NJ Date Claims '17-'18

Geneva (NY) High School will be hosting a NAQT IS set tournament on Saturday, January 27, 2018.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Wed May 24, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ Date Claims '17-'18
Replies: 38
Views: 17566

Re: NY/NJ Date Claims '17-'18

November 11 is the tentative date for Brainbusters Fall VI: Mission to Ithaca. This is subject to change if it turns out to be a major standardized testing date (IHS is the main local site for that) or if it's bad for a lot of the local schools that regularly play. It will be played on a yet to be d...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Oct 03, 2016 10:13 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Brainbusters Fall V (Ithaca HS 11/19/16) - OFFICIAL ANNOUNCE
Replies: 3
Views: 2103

Re: Brainbusters Fall V (Ithaca HS 11/19/16) - OFFICIAL ANNO

The tournament field is now two-thirds full, as of October 3.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Sep 19, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Brainbusters Fall V (Ithaca HS 11/19/16) - OFFICIAL ANNOUNCE
Replies: 3
Views: 2103

Re: Brainbusters Fall V (Ithaca HS 11/19/16) - OFFICIAL ANNO

Two months before the tournament, we are already at 20 teams registered (of a projected soft cap of 36). Get those registrations in ASAP if your team(s) is interested in playing!
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sat Sep 17, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: '16-'17 NY/NJ/LI/PA/Surrounding Area Discussion
Replies: 29
Views: 10075

Re: '16-'17 NY/NJ/LI/PA/Surrounding Area Discussion

(and upstate NY lol) WIth the graduations of Eric Wolfsberg (now at Delaware) and Brighton's David Kilbridge (now at Georgetown), Ithaca A is far and away the top team in upstate New York for 2016-17, so much so that I can't see another team in upstate even taking a single game off of them this sea...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sat Sep 17, 2016 8:34 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: SSNCT and Charter School Eligibility
Replies: 43
Views: 18097

Re: SSNCT and Charter School Eligibility

The definition of "selectivity" among charter schools can also be quite dicey. Not meaning to single out AMSA, but I'll just use them as an example here of one type of selectivity that does go on at charter schools that have random-lottery admissions: self-selectivity. I highly doubt that there are ...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Aug 25, 2016 1:33 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Brainbusters Fall V (Ithaca HS 11/19/16) - OFFICIAL ANNOUNCE
Replies: 3
Views: 2103

Re: Brainbusters Fall V (Ithaca HS 11/19/16) - OFFICIAL ANNO

Current field (asterisk denotes small school): Amsterdam (1) Berwick (1) Brighton (2) Cato-Meridian (1)* Cooperstown (2)* Delaware Valley (2) Dundee (1)* Fayetteville-Manlius (1) Geneva (2)* Greene (1)* Ithaca (4) Lakeland (1) * Lisgar (1) Marcus Whitman (2)* Milford (1) * Notre Dame (2) * Oneonta (...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Aug 25, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Brainbusters Fall V (Ithaca HS 11/19/16) - OFFICIAL ANNOUNCE
Replies: 3
Views: 2103

Brainbusters Fall V (Ithaca HS 11/19/16) - OFFICIAL ANNOUNCE

This is the official announcement that the Fifth Annual BrainBusters Fall quizbowl tournament will take place on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2016, at Ithaca High School in Ithaca, NY (1401 North Cayuga Street, Ithaca, NY 14850). Registration will take place from 7:30-8:30 am, with players’ and staffers’ ...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sat Jul 09, 2016 3:20 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall V tentative info (Ithaca HS, 11/19/16)
Replies: 1
Views: 1066

Re: BrainBusters Fall V tentative info (Ithaca HS, 11/19/16)

Current field:
Cooperstown (2+)*
Delaware Valley (2)
Fillmore (1)*
Ithaca (3+)
Lisgar (1+)
Wallenpaupack (1+)

* denotes Small School
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Fri Jul 08, 2016 11:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall V tentative info (Ithaca HS, 11/19/16)
Replies: 1
Views: 1066

BrainBusters Fall V tentative info (Ithaca HS, 11/19/16)

Brainbusters Fall V will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Ithaca HS in Ithaca, NY. We will be using a NAQT IS set to be determined that will be different from the one used at Delaware Valley's Tri-State Tussle on October 15 (since we expect significant overlap between the fields), and hopef...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Jun 09, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NY/NJ Date Claims '16-'17
Replies: 45
Views: 22683

Re: NY/NJ Date Claims '16-'17

The tentative date for BrainBusters Fall V at Ithaca High School is November 19. It's the same date as LIST at Kellenberg, and will probably be held on the same question set, so teams located in between upstate New York and Long Island could choose one or the other to play at. LIST's field will prob...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sun May 15, 2016 11:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: East Brunswick May Invitational 2016 @EBHS (05/14/16)
Replies: 9
Views: 5681

Re: East Brunswick May Invitational 2016 @EBHS (05/14/16)

So what do you recommend? Having teams prepay going forward. It's not the standard way things are done on the circuit (although no one seems to have a problem doing so for NAQT nationals and PACE NSC for some reason), but there's nothing saying that you HAVE to do things the standard way, and in fa...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Fri Feb 26, 2016 11:18 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Solo Tournament, Geneva (NY) HS, 2-27-2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2262

Re: BrainBusters Solo Tournament, Geneva (NY) HS, 2-27-2016

Due to a lack of signups, BrainBusters Solo for this year has been cancelled.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Dec 14, 2015 3:53 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: Pete Rose Reinstatement Scholarship Tournament
Replies: 32
Views: 13351

Re: Pete Rose Reinstatement Scholarship Tournament

To say that I am interested in playing this at HSNCT, either solo or with teammates, is an understatement along the lines of saying that Bert Blyleven had a "fair-to-middling" curveball. Count me in right now.

--Scott
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Dec 14, 2015 3:28 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MLK at University of Rochester (01/16/16)
Replies: 7
Views: 3815

Re: MLK at University of Rochester (01/16/16)

Cortland State (in other words, me playing solo, at least until the semester actually starts and I can work on starting up a club and recruiting teammates) is interested in playing this. Please tentatively sign us up for 1 team and 1 buzzer system.

--Scott
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sat Dec 05, 2015 4:53 pm
Forum: Theory
Topic: Vocabulary: A Brief Lesson for Teams
Replies: 13
Views: 5916

Re: Vocabulary: A Brief Lesson for Teams

I suppose a policy (either targeted at specific teams or imposed across-the-board) of requiring payment in advance with no refunds could help, but that may not be practical in all regions. Bingo! Not to mention that, assuming that the school itself is paying the bill, this is the way that most scho...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Nov 16, 2015 3:22 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015

Complete stats are posted at http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/3216/ . Casey Wetherbee of champion Ithaca A finished as the #3 overall scorer (#2 of the people who played the entire tournament) despite not negging a single time during the course of the tournament. The only other case I know o...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sat Nov 14, 2015 8:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015

Ithaca A won its third BrainBusters Fall title in four years by defeating Brighton A (Rochester, NY) 430-190 in a one-game final. Ithaca finished with a perfect 11-0 record, and Brighton, in only its second non-MasterMinds invitational tournament appearance, finished 10-1. In a rematch of last year'...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sun Nov 08, 2015 7:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Solo Tournament, Geneva (NY) HS, 2-27-2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2262

BrainBusters Solo Tournament, Geneva (NY) HS, 2-27-2016

This is a preliminary announcement that the Third Annual BrainBusters Solo tournament will take place on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Geneva High School in Geneva, New York. This tournament is an all-tossup affair for individual players of all skill levels, and will mirror a slightly reordered and...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Nov 05, 2015 8:42 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015

The field for BrainBusters Fall 2015 is now CLOSED. Any further teams that express interest in attending will be added to a first-come, first-served waitlist, and added to the field if a team drops in the week leading up to the tournament. 2015 BRAINBUSTERS FALL FIELD (36) - asterisk denotes provisi...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Nov 05, 2015 8:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Darien (CT) Invitational (1/30/16)
Replies: 14
Views: 5290

Re: Darien (CT) Invitational (1/30/16)

Mike: It is possible that I might be able to staff this if I'm not out of the country that week. It is even more possible if Ithaca plays this, which I don't know if they're planning to do or not. Get in touch with me on Facebook or by e-mail in a month or so, and I'll have a more solid answer for y...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sat Oct 17, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Tri-State Tussle at Delaware Valley HS (Matamoras, PA) 10/17
Replies: 22
Views: 7194

Re: Tri-State Tussle at Delaware Valley HS (Matamoras, PA) 1

Ithaca A defeated Darien A 365-320 in a cross-championship bracket final to win the tournament. Both teams finished 10-1. Delaware Valley A defeated Mnheim Township A for third place.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Wed Oct 14, 2015 4:40 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015

Field updated in original post. There are 7 guaranteed spots left in the tournament, and it is possible but unlikely that the field will be expanded beyond 36 teams, so if you are planning to attend, please let me know ASAP.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sun Oct 04, 2015 6:30 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: New Trier Scobol Solo 10/31 (IL)
Replies: 9
Views: 3723

Re: New Trier Scobol Solo 10/31 (IL)

I should also point out here, for the benefit of the people planning to play the mirror in New York, that while BrainBusters Solo (February 27, 2016 at Geneva HS outside of Rochester, more detailed info forthcoming) will be using the New Trier Scobol Solo question set, the format of play will be dif...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sun Sep 27, 2015 11:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015

Only 9 guaranteed spots remain in the field. After those 9 spots are filled, interested teams will go onto a first-come, first-served waitlist. There is a POSSIBILITY that this tournament's field could expand to a hard cap of 48 teams, but that is completely dependent on how many teams take staffer ...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Sat Sep 26, 2015 7:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: PHSAT XXIII at Princeton (9/26/15)
Replies: 10
Views: 5685

Re: PHSAT XXIII at Princeton (9/26/15)

All I have to say here is wow, Eric. Well done.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Sep 24, 2015 8:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NY / NJ Date Claims, 2015-16
Replies: 65
Views: 28070

Re: NY / NJ Date Claims, 2015-16

BrainBusters Solo, a solo tournament with modified (powermatched) National History Bee format, but mirroring the 2016 New Trier Scobol Solo question set, is being tentatively scheduled for Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Geneva HS (Geneva, NY). Snow date will be in early April, date undetermined.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Sep 21, 2015 7:24 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015

Field updated above. The field is now over halfway full (19/36), although that 36 cap is soft and can be raised if we have sufficient staff and buzzers.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Sep 17, 2015 6:51 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015

PACE has granted BrainBusters Fall 2015 its highest certification (Platinum), and as a result the top 25% (if a 36 team field, the top 9) overall finishers in the field will qualify for PACE NSC 2016 in Chicago.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Sep 14, 2015 9:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015

Field has been updated. Lots of interest so far, but only those 9 commitments.
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Mon Aug 31, 2015 1:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

BrainBusters Fall, Ithaca (NY) HS, Sat, Nov. 14, 2015

I am pleased to announce that the FOURTH ANNUAL BRAINBUSTERS FALL QUIZBOWL TOURNAMENT will take place at ITHACA HIGH SCHOOL in ITHACA, NY on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2015. Exact format will be determined by the number of registered teams, but all teams are guaranteed a minimum of 9 matches. Morning ro...
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Wed Aug 26, 2015 9:33 am
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2015-16
Replies: 76
Views: 40489

Re: HSQBRank 2015-16

From the completely positive interactions that I have had with Corin in the past, it would be so out of character for him to have made those statements that I am 100% confident that he was not the person who did. Someone must be having an extremely boring summer and/or life.

--Scott
by Ithaca Cricket Ump
Thu Jul 09, 2015 7:11 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: The State of Good Quizbowl, State-by-State
Replies: 61
Views: 38029

Re: The State of Good Quizbowl, State-by-State

Masterminds is making improvements upstate, though there's still a ways to go in the Hudson Valley with many schools and in getting Masterminds teams to good quizbowl. It's not like they haven't been reached out to, on multiple occasions. A lot of MasterMinds coaches seem to consider Saturday tourn...