TJIAT @ TJHSST, 3/25/17 [BASQT II]

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TJIAT @ TJHSST, 3/25/17 [BASQT II]

Postby AwkwardDioxide » Wed Feb 01, 2017 4:33 pm

Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology is pleased to announce that we will be hosting the annual Thomas Jefferson Invitational Academic Tournament (TJIAT) on March 25th , 2017.

QUESTION SET:
The tournament will mirroring BASQT II, a regular-difficulty high school set. More set details are available here:

viewtopic.php?f=109&t=18742&p=325385

TJIAT's current field cap is 20, but this may be increased depending on room availability. Please sign up by 3/18/2017. Teams will be limited to 6 people at maximum, and schools planning to bring more than 6 students must register multiple teams. During the rounds, up to 4 students are permitted to play at any given time, and up to 2 students can sub out at halftime. Teams are also allowed to have fewer than 4 people.

LOGISTICS:
Registration will begin at 8:15 AM, and the opening meeting will start at 9:00 AM. We will explain the rules and regulations for new Quizbowl teams, and basic breakfast foods will be provided. Pizza will be available for order in the morning. The tournament will be held at TJHSST (6560 Braddock Road, Alexandria, VA 22312). Our tournament is set for March 25th if weather permits, but if not, we will reschedule for a later date when the time comes..

FEES:
Registration fees per team:
$70 for schools that regularly participate in pyramidal quizbowl
$45 for schools that are new to pyramidal quizbowl

DISCOUNTS:
-$5 per each fully functional buzzer set, defined as having at least 8 working buzzers
-$10 for moderators with reading experience for pyramidal quizbowl tournaments
-$10 for teams travelling over 150 miles
Minimum fee of $45 for schools that regularly participate in pyramidal quizbowl

Registration fees can be paid through cash or by check. Checks should be made payable to TJHSST Quizbowl with your school’s name and Registration Fee in the memo line. While payment the day of the tournament is preferable, mailing it in advance will work as well. Anything sent via mail should be addressed to TJHSST Quizbowl c/o John Laffey at 6560 Braddock Road, Alexandria, VA, 22312.

SIGN UP HERE:
https://goo.gl/forms/wafrC0xjwbnvKK0q1

CURRENT FIELD: (teams, buzzers, staff)

Detroit Catholic Central High School (2, 1, 0)
Gar-Field High School (1, 1, 0)
Kilmer Middle School (1, 0, 0)
Longfellow Middle School (2, 2, 0)
Marshall High School (1, 1, 0)
McLean High School (1, 1, 0)
Montgomery Blair High School (4, 1, 0)
Quince Orchard High School (1, 1, 0)
Richard Montgomery High School (1, 3, 0)

Total: 14, 11, 0

Please direct any questions to the Thomas Jefferson Quizbowl officers at tjhsstquizbowl@gmail.com. We hope to see you in March!
Last edited by AwkwardDioxide on Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:56 pm, edited 4 times in total.
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Re: TJIAT @ TJHSST, 3/25/17 [BASQT II]

Postby AwkwardDioxide » Mon Feb 06, 2017 10:19 am

The field has been updated as of 2/6/2017.
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Re: TJIAT @ TJHSST, 3/25/17 [BASQT II]

Postby AwkwardDioxide » Mon Feb 13, 2017 11:28 pm

There's more than a month left to register for TJIAT! PM me over the forums or email tjhsstquizbowl@gmail.com if you have any questions.
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Re: TJIAT @ TJHSST, 3/25/17 [BASQT II]

Postby AwkwardDioxide » Tue Mar 07, 2017 8:29 pm

The field has been updated, there's a bit under two more weeks to register for TJIAT!
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Re: TJIAT @ TJHSST, 3/25/17 [BASQT II]

Postby AwkwardDioxide » Sun Mar 19, 2017 2:40 pm

Signups are now closed for this tournament, so the field has been finalized above. Additional logistical information will be sent out to registered teams through email!
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