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by JA01
Sun Nov 22, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: MOQBA Novice Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (1/9/21)
Replies: 4
Views: 348

Re: MOQBA Novice Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (1/9/21)

Important Update:

This tournament is going to take place over Zoom rather than Discord and Buzzin.Live will be used as a buzzer system. Both Zoom and Buzzin.Live are free to use.
by JA01
Tue Nov 10, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: MOQBA Novice Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (1/9/21)
Replies: 4
Views: 348

Re: MOQBA Novice Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (1/9/21)

Teams cannot have won 3 or more high school tournaments (at any level) in a school year and cannot have scored 50+ ppg at a novice tournament, 30+ ppg at a regs tournament, or 10+ ppg at a nats tournament. Teams can ask for the tournament director to grant exceptions. Do you mean for the 50/30/10 p...
by JA01
Tue Nov 10, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: MOQBA Novice Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (1/9/21)
Replies: 4
Views: 348

MOQBA Novice Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (1/9/21)

I am pleased to announce that Stony Brook will be hosting a high school novice tournament on January 9, 2021. The tournament will be using the MOQBA Novice set . Date & Time The tournament will take place on January 9, 2021 and will begin at 10 am ET . Location The tournament will take place online ...
by JA01
Tue Nov 03, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: ACRO-Demia Online Tournament - 11/15/20
Replies: 21
Views: 2708

Re: ACRO-Demia Online Tournament - 11/15/20

Will free agents have to assemble their own team or will the TD make teams consisting of free agents?
by JA01
Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)
Replies: 8
Views: 1939

Re: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)

Thank you to all who participated in this tournament! We hope you all enjoyed! Thank you to all the staffers who put on a great tournament! Also special thanks to Michael Kearney for co-TDing and making sure everything ran smoothly. Congratulations to Brandeis A for coming in 1st place! Also congrat...
by JA01
Thu Oct 15, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)
Replies: 8
Views: 1939

Re: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)

Logistics emails have been sent to staff and teams. If you have not received one, please notify me ASAP
by JA01
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)
Replies: 8
Views: 1939

Re: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)

This tournament is in need of staffers. If you are interested, please email [email protected]
by JA01
Sun Oct 04, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)
Replies: 8
Views: 1939

Re: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)

Since the UNC site is already at 19 teams, does that mean one of those teams and any additional teams from the Lower Mid-Atlantic that want to play ACF Fall will be moved to play at this site? How are you going to decide who plays at which site? Sorry for the late reply. At this time, I am not exac...
by JA01
Fri Oct 02, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)
Replies: 8
Views: 1939

Re: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)

Update: This tournament is now the overflow site for the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. This tournament will be co directed by Michael Kearney.

Original post has been edited to reflect these changes
by JA01
Wed Sep 30, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Databases and Quizbowl Software
Topic: PACE Online Tournament Training Sessions
Replies: 4
Views: 801

Re: PACE Online Tournament Training Sessiosn

Have you considered recording the training sessions for those who cannot attend on the given dates?
by JA01
Mon Sep 28, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Databases and Quizbowl Software
Topic: TJ Electronic Scoresheets
Replies: 7
Views: 1666

Re: TJ Electronic Scoresheets

Stony Brook used these scoresheets for our latest tournament. They are very intuitive, especially for TDs. Occasionally we had some problems where the scoresheet would display VALUE in the total score columns. Later on in the tournament, we discovered that one of the teams had to be on the left side...
by JA01
Sun Sep 27, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: A Statement on Stony Brook Quiz Bowl
Replies: 6
Views: 1956

Re: A Statement on Stony Brook Quiz Bowl

Also can this be moved to collegiate discussion?
by JA01
Sun Sep 27, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: A Statement on Stony Brook Quiz Bowl
Replies: 6
Views: 1956

A Statement on Stony Brook Quiz Bowl

As some may know, Stony Brook hosted the northeast mirror of LIT on September 26. There were a decent amount of problems for me to step back and reassess everything. I was the co tournament director and the sole stat keeper for the tournament and it can be concluded that I was to blame for most of t...
by JA01
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: Databases and Quizbowl Software
Topic: Introducing YellowFruit.
Replies: 63
Views: 15229

Re: Introducing YellowFruit.

My YellowFruit was working fine until I went to export the full report. Then it froze for about 2 minutes and finally crashed. When I tried to reopen it, all that came up was a java script error. I can't seem to open any of the files I saved to the program.
by JA01
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

First and foremost, I would like to thank everyone who took part in this tournament! I hope everyone enjoyed it. With that being said... during the tournament, players private messaged tournament directors via Discord to express their concern at possible cheating going on. After reading the concerns...
by JA01
Thu Sep 24, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

We will not be accepting any more registrations. We have an official field of 30 teams. Logistics emails have been sent. If you have not received one, let me know. There will be a staff meeting on Friday 9/25 at 8pm ET. If you cannot make that time, then come in at 8:15 am on Saturday morning. There...
by JA01
Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

As of 9/19, all teams on the wait list have been placed into the field. We actually still have one spot left . If any school wants to fill that last spot, please sign up ASAP. First come, first serve. We also still need some more staffers. If any teams want to provide a staffer, please let me know A...
by JA01
Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

Can you publicize the wait list?
Just added waitlist to field post
by JA01
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

To account for bonuses, we have changed the start time to 9 am ET. Anyone interested in staffing can sign up with this form. https://forms.gle/ALmJRjuqNgbXvvmg6 This form is for outside staffers not affiliated with a team competing at this tournament. Outside staffers will be paid $20 USD. (We have ...
by JA01
Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:13 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

Outside staffers that are not affiliated with a team participating in this tournament will be paid $20 USD. Please either respond to this thread or email [email protected].com if you are interested. Although the 16 team field cap has been met, schools may still register. They will be put on a wait l...
by JA01
Sun Sep 13, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

I’ve made an error in the eligibility for this tournament. Closed high school teams ARE allowed to play this mirror. Original post edited to reflect this.
by JA01
Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

We’re about 2 weeks out until the tournament. Get those registrations in!
by JA01
Sun Sep 06, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)
Replies: 8
Views: 1939

2020 ACF Fall at Stony Brook University (10/17/2020)

I am pleased to announce that the Northeast overflow Mid-Atlantic and Northeast site of 2020 ACF Fall will be held at Discord on Saturday, October 17, 2020. The tournament will take place virtually on Discord. The opening meeting will begin at 9:45 am ET and gameplay will begin at 10 am ET. I, Jade ...
by JA01
Thu Aug 27, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

Due to complications with Stony Brook's Student Government, we actually won't be able to accept payments until the day of the tournament, Sept. 26. The day of the tournament, each team will receive an email with payment info that will include a summary of any possible discount. Also as of now, check...
by JA01
Sun Aug 23, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)
Replies: 25
Views: 4529

Re: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)

The Bail Project and Feeding America has received $350 each from this tournament. Thanks again for everyone who participated!
by JA01
Thu Aug 20, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

Re: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

Post reserved for field. Initial field of 16 teams but is subject to change based on interest and staffers. 30/30 (Number of teams, staffers) Bowdoin College (1/0) Harvard (3/0) MIT (4/0) Brandeis (5/1) Belmont (1/0) NYU (3/0) Yale (2/2) Brown (1/0) Illinois (2/1) Columbia (2/1) Cornell (2/0) Amhers...
by JA01
Thu Aug 20, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)
Replies: 13
Views: 3817

LIT Northeast Online Mirror Hosted by Stony Brook (Sept. 26)

I hope everyone is doing well and staying safe. The quiz bowl team at Stony Brook University will be hosting an online mirror of Longhorn Invitation Tournament (LIT) on Saturday, September 26th, 2020. More information on the set is available with this link https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php...
by JA01
Sun Aug 16, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)
Replies: 25
Views: 4529

Re: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)

CAMP will be posted to the archives soon. If anyone is up for it, I can read some questions over the main qb Discord tomorrow. Thank you all for participating! Stats can be found here https://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/6504/ Please please please pay the entry fee if you haven't already. All the p...
by JA01
Sun Aug 16, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Longhorn Invitational Tournament (LIT, Fall 2020)
Replies: 25
Views: 11997

Re: Longhorn Invitational Tournament (LIT, Fall 2020)

Has my email been received about hosting a northeast mirror? My email is [email protected]

Edit: spelling
by JA01
Thu Aug 13, 2020 12:12 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)
Replies: 25
Views: 4529

Re: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)

Cheynem wrote: Wed Aug 12, 2020 10:34 am Are there any updates on this? Is August 15 going to work?
CAMP is still on for August 15. The logistics emails have been sent to both players and staff. If you haven't received it, email me at [email protected]
by JA01
Thu Aug 06, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: Wolfie Bowl HS Regs 2020-2021 Available for Mirrors HS OPEN ONLY
Replies: 0
Views: 529

Wolfie Bowl HS Regs 2020-2021 Available for Mirrors HS OPEN ONLY

Hello all, (I finally got some wifi, thank god) I am happy to announce that we are making Wolfie Bowl available for mirrors for the 2020-2021 season. This set is available for HS OPEN ONLY mirrors. This means that the field will consist of chimera teams. We made this decision as to not over saturate...
by JA01
Tue Aug 04, 2020 11:49 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)
Replies: 25
Views: 4529

Re: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (August 8)

I’m sorry to say that I have to postpone CAMP due to my power being out from a storm. The electric company says it be back up for a couple days and I can’t run a tournament without a charged computer. The new date will be August 15. I apologize for an inconvenience. Feel free to reach out to me thro...
by JA01
Tue Aug 04, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021
Replies: 14
Views: 2304

Re: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021

Stony Brook will host a mirror of MOQBA Novice on January 9th online and exclusively for the New York, New Jersey, Connecticut Tri State Area.
by JA01
Sat Aug 01, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)
Replies: 25
Views: 4529

Re: CAMP I Online Film Tournament for Charity (August 8)

I apologize for the lack of announcements and updates. This tournament is still happening and all participants should receive an email with the server link within the next couple days. Payments can be made via Venmo @Jade-Anderson-32 or PayPal [email protected].com From there, they will be donated to...
by JA01
Sat Aug 01, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]
Replies: 28
Views: 5104

Re: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]

Wolfie Bowl happened and it was a moderate success! I'd like to thank all the players who competed. Everyone did so well and it was great that the set was mostly well received. I'd also like to thank the staff. They did a great job even when stuff got confusing. We really couldn't have done it witho...
by JA01
Fri Jul 31, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]
Replies: 28
Views: 5104

Re: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]

Wolfie Bowl Subcategory Distribution EDIT: This has been fixed so that every value more or less adds up to the road category distribution. Some may not add up to exactly 1 because of decimals. I apologize for what might be the ugliest distribution ever. I also apologize for doing the math incorrect...
by JA01
Thu Jul 30, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]
Replies: 28
Views: 5104

Re: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]

IMPORTANT UPDATE We are two days away from the tournament. We need everyone to pay their entry fees as well as join the server. If you have not gotten the server link or unsure if you have paid yet, please contact [email protected].com There will be a staff meeting on Friday 3pm ET for staffers who ...
by JA01
Mon Jul 20, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]
Replies: 28
Views: 5104

Re: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]

Current field can be found here https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13IyT3s_ugimpfzITg8KD81OGBNOSjLo5yIlIHiuIsAw/edit?usp=sharing Feel free to message questions about the field. We have a decent amount of teams on the waitlist. We'd love to extend the cap if we can get enough staffers. Any of tho...
by JA01
Wed Jul 15, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Scattergories 4 online (8/22/20)
Replies: 12
Views: 3466

Re: Scattergories 4 online (8/22/20)

Same as Mike Cheyne, I'd be happy to play for a team that isn't full
by JA01
Sun Jul 12, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]
Replies: 28
Views: 5104

Re: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]

We reached our max amount of teams. Any new teams that register will be put on the waiting list. Players who have not registered, but are on a registered team can still sign up. We have a couple spots open still for free agents. Also if you have less than four players of your team and unless you hav...
by JA01
Thu Jul 09, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Quizbowl
Topic: Playtesting for Wolfie Bowl
Replies: 3
Views: 563

Re: Playtesting for Wolfie Bowl

Traditionally, I think it's best to playtest high school questions only with players who are ineligible (i.e. graduated from high school.) Else, you create weird incentives and it's harder to reveal answers because there isn't as much contact between current potential players of this set and colleg...
by JA01
Thu Jul 09, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]
Replies: 28
Views: 5104

Re: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]

JA01 wrote: Thu Jul 09, 2020 11:26 pm
kidgib wrote: Thu Jul 09, 2020 6:51 pm Is there any possibility to see a Google sheets of the teams competing to see exactly who is going and how many teams are participating?
This is the field as of July 9th 11:27pm
Ok I forgot to attach the file

If anyone has any questions, feel free to email or PM me
by JA01
Thu Jul 09, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]
Replies: 28
Views: 5104

Re: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]

kidgib wrote: Thu Jul 09, 2020 6:51 pm Is there any possibility to see a Google sheets of the teams competing to see exactly who is going and how many teams are participating?
This is the field as of July
by JA01
Thu Jul 09, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Quizbowl
Topic: Playtesting for Wolfie Bowl
Replies: 3
Views: 563

Playtesting for Wolfie Bowl

The Stony Brook team is holding playtesting sessions for our upcoming Wolfie Bowl tournament. Sessions will be held July 13-16 at 6 pm EDT over a Discord server. Players that have registered already for Wolfie Bowl CANNOT participate in playtesting. If you're thinking of registering, but have not do...
by JA01
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)
Replies: 25
Views: 4529

Re: CAMP I Online Film Tournament for Charity (August 8)

The field cap is now extended to 16 teams. I advise those who signed up as free agents to arrange a team as soon as possible or I will arrange teams based on the list order on the spreadsheet. Once you do organize a team, email or PM me to let me know. I also might have to put free agents on already...
by JA01
Sun Jun 28, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)
Replies: 25
Views: 4529

Re: CAMP I Online Film Tournament for Charity (August 8)

There about 3 teams in the waitlist as of the time I am writing this. I need more staffers to increase the cap. I hope to increase the cap because I want everyone who wishes to play, play. To reiterate, staffers will be paid $20.
by JA01
Mon Jun 22, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: National Charity QB Tournament
Replies: 20
Views: 3206

Re: National Charity QB Tournament

The notion of writing an entire tournament question set in a month brings a lot of skepticism. Many of the concerns is that the questions will not be of high quality given the amount of time spent writing and editing them. I recommend postponing the tournament until August at the earliest and possib...
by JA01
Mon Jun 22, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CAMP Online Film Tournament for Charity (NEW DATE August 15)
Replies: 25
Views: 4529

Re: CAMP I Online Film Tournament for Charity (August 8)

The 12 team cap is just about full. If I get more staffers, I will raise the cap. Those interested in staffing can sign up on the spreadsheet that’s in the original post. Staffers will be paid $20.
by JA01
Wed Jun 17, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Databases and Quizbowl Software
Topic: How do you add a round to Packetizor format?
Replies: 0
Views: 531

How do you add a round to Packetizor format?

I need to add a round to a format on Packetizor. How do I do that?