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by catheyme
Sat Mar 07, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2015 NAQT SC State Championship - March 7 - Wofford College
Replies: 3
Views: 2364

Re: 2015 NAQT SC State Championship - March 7 - Wofford Coll

Spartanburg A over Dorman A for the championship. Stats coming in moments.
by catheyme
Fri Mar 06, 2015 12:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2015 NAQT SC State Championship - March 7 - Wofford College
Replies: 3
Views: 2364

Re: 2015 NAQT SC State Championship - March 7 - Wofford Coll

For those who'd like to follow along, stats and standings will be updated in near-real time at these links: Preliminary rounds: http://webs.wofford.edu/catheyme/2015/2015Prelims_standings.html (only teams in the Spackler and Venkman divisions are eligible for the playoffs) Playoff rounds: http://web...
by catheyme
Thu Nov 20, 2014 4:01 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2015 NAQT SC State Championship - March 7 - Wofford College
Replies: 3
Views: 2364

2015 NAQT SC State Championship - March 7 - Wofford College

The 2015 NAQT South Carolina State Championship will be held on March 7 on the campus of Wofford College in Spartanburg. Registration for the event is now open. The costs associated with running the tournament will be covered by the College, so there will be no registration fee this year; we only as...
by catheyme
Thu Feb 13, 2014 11:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College FREE Tournament 2/15/14 (POSTPONED)
Replies: 3
Views: 1757

Re: Wofford College FREE Tournament 2/15/14

Due to the weather, we've had to postpone. Details to follow.
by catheyme
Tue Feb 11, 2014 2:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College FREE Tournament 2/15/14 (POSTPONED)
Replies: 3
Views: 1757

Re: Wofford College FREE Tournament 2/15/14

For those interested, stats and standings will be posted here:

http://webs.wofford.edu/catheyme/2014/r ... dings.html
by catheyme
Wed Aug 28, 2013 3:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College FREE Tournament 2/15/14 (POSTPONED)
Replies: 3
Views: 1757

Wofford College FREE Tournament 2/15/14 (POSTPONED)

Wofford College will again host its slightly-less-than-annual quiz bowl tournament on February 15, 2014. Aside from travel costs and the promise that you'll bring a buzzer set if you can, there is no charge for participation (I think we'll be able to cover lunch for players and coaches again this ye...
by catheyme
Tue Mar 12, 2013 3:03 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT at Alabama (3/16/13)
Replies: 18
Views: 5416

Re: MUT at Alabama (3/16/13)

Is the distance discount for one-way distance or round trip?
by catheyme
Sat Feb 23, 2013 1:22 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT at Alabama (3/16/13)
Replies: 18
Views: 5416

Re: MUT at Alabama (3/16/13)

Wofford will be there with one team and one buzzer set.
by catheyme
Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:50 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT at Alabama (3/16/13)
Replies: 18
Views: 5416

Re: MUT at Alabama (3/16/13)

Wofford will likely bring a team. When is the registration deadline?
by catheyme
Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:58 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free tournament at Wofford College 3/3/2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2187

Congrats!

Congratulations to Dorman A, who defeated Flowery Branch in the final match.
by catheyme
Sat Mar 03, 2012 2:59 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free tournament at Wofford College 3/3/2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2187

Re: Free tournament at Wofford College 3/3/2012

The preliminary rounds are complete, groups have been restructured, and we're on for the afternoon rounds. Follow stats here, if you're so inclined:
http://webs.wofford.edu/catheyme/2012/W ... dings.html
Styx is the top group, followed in order by Lethe, Phlegethon, and Acheron.
by catheyme
Thu Mar 01, 2012 1:22 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free tournament at Wofford College 3/3/2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2187

Re: Free tournament at Wofford College 3/3/2012

I have updated the field for this weekend's tournament. Statistics will be updated in near-real-time here: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/3387022/Wofford ... dings.html.
by catheyme
Mon Feb 06, 2012 10:13 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free tournament at Wofford College 3/3/2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2187

Field update

The field is full at 24 teams:


Chapman
Clinton
Dorman (4 teams)
Dutch Fork
Flowery Branch
Fort Mill
Greater Atlanta Christian
Irmo
J.L. Mann
James Island
Mauldin (2 teams)
Oakbrook
Rutherfordton-Spindale
SCGSSM (2 teams)
Southside
Spartanburg (2 teams)
Walhalla
by catheyme
Wed Nov 09, 2011 11:05 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free tournament at Wofford College 3/3/2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2187

Registration details

To register for our tournament, please email me at [email protected].edu. The field this year will be capped at 24 teams. We will accept only one team per school until February 3; at that point, we will open registration to multiple teams from each school. The registration deadline will be February 1...
by catheyme
Mon Oct 10, 2011 11:31 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free tournament at Wofford College 3/3/2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2187

Free tournament at Wofford College 3/3/2012

Wofford College invites entrants to its fourth annual high school quiz bowl tournament on March 3, 2012. As in previous years, the Dean of the College has offered us a budget that will allow us to offer this tournament with no entry fees for the teams. Further details will be posted soon.
by catheyme
Mon Feb 28, 2011 3:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Re: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

...putting Dorman and Southside in the same opening bracket is clearly not fair. I have to respectfully disagree with you. I'm not really sure what you mean by "fair" in this case, but I can't think of any organized competition in the US that shuffles its divisions to make it "fair" to the teams at...
by catheyme
Mon Feb 28, 2011 9:53 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Re: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

While potentially un-balanced for seeding, this is a very interesting way to ensure everybody plays a unique field... kudos haha... That was the idea. I believe that's the best way to handle discrepancies in difficulty among divisions. But, again, I'm happy to hear arguments against this method. Th...
by catheyme
Sun Feb 27, 2011 2:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Re: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

I understand the criticisms; however, I don't feel justified in making a priori judgements about teams. The divisions were selected randomly, under the caveat that no division contain two teams from the same school, and that the numbers of A and B teams stay roughly equal. Similarly, the playoff bra...
by catheyme
Sat Feb 26, 2011 2:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Re: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

Playoffs, round 1: Dorman B (530) vs. Southside B (40) Augusta Christian (190) vs. Dorman D (150) Freedom B (100) vs. Clinton (180) Freedom C (30) vs. Dorman A (540) Southside A (300) vs. Spartanburg A (280) Greenville Tech Charter A (120) vs. Freedom A (310) Greenville Tech Charter B (20) vs. Senec...
by catheyme
Sat Feb 26, 2011 12:25 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Re: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

Stats are live. The first three rounds are up. Enjoy!
by catheyme
Thu Feb 24, 2011 12:25 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Re: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

I've updated the field to reflect the disqualification of TJCA, as well as a couple of other last minute changes.
by catheyme
Wed Feb 23, 2011 7:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Re: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

The field is set; see above. Anyone who is interested can follow the tournament in near-real-time at:
http://webs.wofford.edu/catheyme/2011/W ... dings.html
by catheyme
Wed Feb 16, 2011 10:23 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Re: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

The field for our tournament has been updated above. We will be posting live results on the web; I'll pass along that address when I know it.
by catheyme
Mon Jan 31, 2011 3:02 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Re: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

So far (updated 24 Feb) the field looks like:

Seneca
Clinton
Southside (2 teams)
Greenville Tech Charter (2 teams)
Augusta Christian
Dorman (3 teams)
Spartanburg (2 teams)
Rutherford Early College
Freedom (3 teams)
Mauldin
Greenville
Chapman
Ninety-Six
by catheyme
Mon Nov 01, 2010 1:56 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011
Replies: 22
Views: 8042

Free Tournament at Wofford College 2/26/2011

On behalf of Wofford College, I invite all high school teams to register for our third annual high school quiz bowl tournament. There are no registration fees for this tournament; all we ask is that you bring a buzzer set if you can. The tournament will be held on the 26th of February, 2011, and we'...
by catheyme
Sat Feb 27, 2010 12:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

We're using HSAPQ set 11.

Live results are posted here:

http://webs.wofford.edu/catheyme/2010/2 ... dings.html
by catheyme
Fri Feb 12, 2010 11:59 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

Thanks, Ben. The field has been updated above.
by catheyme
Mon Feb 08, 2010 12:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

I have posted another field update. We still have room for a few more teams!
by catheyme
Tue Feb 02, 2010 10:44 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

Registration is now open for multiple teams from each school. Also, the field has been updated above.
by catheyme
Thu Jan 21, 2010 10:50 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

In order to accommodate some of our volunteers, registration will begin at 8:15 instead of 8:00, with play beginning at 9:00. I apologize for any confusion!
by catheyme
Thu Jan 14, 2010 4:28 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

Here's a schedule update: We will begin registration at 8:00 in Leonard Auditorium (inside Main Building). We will begin play at 8:45. Right now, we will play a full round robin within two divisions, then take the top teams from each for a playoff tournament. A significant change to the number of re...
by catheyme
Fri Dec 11, 2009 2:32 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

Field update: James Island Chapman Rutherfordton-Spindale Rutherford Early College Freedom (3 or 4 teams) Greenville Flowery Branch Dorman Dorman (Freshman Campus) (2 teams) Augusta Christian (2 teams) Clinton Oakbrook Prep Christ Church Episcopal Irmo Ninety-Six Greenville Tech Charter School Natha...
by catheyme
Fri Nov 13, 2009 2:30 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

Also, our tournament will be a PACE qualifier.
by catheyme
Fri Oct 02, 2009 10:32 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

I can now confirm that our tournament will be held on February 27, 2010, using HSAPQ Tournament Set 11. Please see the above website for further details.
by catheyme
Fri Sep 25, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010
Replies: 24
Views: 4167

Wofford College (SC) Tournament 2/27/2010

Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC is hosting a FREE high school tournament scheduled for Feb. 27, 2010. Details can be found here: http://www.wofford.edu/mathematics/cont ... x?id=43376
by catheyme
Sat Sep 27, 2008 9:43 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27
Replies: 17
Views: 2847

Wofford College results

Results today will be posted in near-real time at http://webs.wofford.edu/catheyme/quizbo ... games.html
by catheyme
Wed Sep 03, 2008 4:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27
Replies: 17
Views: 2847

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27

Registration is now open for multiple teams from each school. Please contact me as above if you're interested!
by catheyme
Mon Aug 18, 2008 2:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27
Replies: 17
Views: 2847

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27

Registrants are trickling in, but we still have plenty of spots available. Please contact me at [email protected] if you have any questions!
by catheyme
Mon Aug 11, 2008 12:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: advertising
Replies: 8
Views: 1707

Re: advertising

Third Slovenly Bully wrote:Send mail to North Myrtle Beach while your at it.
To whom should I address it? I sent a note to your principal, asking him to pass it along to your coach. In case that didn't happen, let me know and I'll make sure to get an invitation out to you.
by catheyme
Wed Aug 06, 2008 3:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27
Replies: 17
Views: 2847

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27

We've been assigned Invitational Series #78A. So far, we have two registrants (Greenville and Southside).
by catheyme
Wed Aug 06, 2008 1:17 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: advertising
Replies: 8
Views: 1707

Re: advertising

Done. Thanks!
by catheyme
Tue Aug 05, 2008 7:06 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: advertising
Replies: 8
Views: 1707

Re: advertising

Very helpful. Thanks so much!
by catheyme
Tue Aug 05, 2008 3:55 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: advertising
Replies: 8
Views: 1707

Re: advertising

I'm afraid I'm not familiar with those acronyms... Can you give me a hand?
by catheyme
Tue Aug 05, 2008 2:51 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: advertising
Replies: 8
Views: 1707

advertising

I've posted our tournament announcement on the boards here, and sent emails to several schools. Any other tips for getting the word out about our tournament? Thanks in advance!
by catheyme
Mon Aug 04, 2008 12:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27
Replies: 17
Views: 2847

Re: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27

The College was kind enough to give us some cash to throw this thing. We get to have a (hopefully, really good) tournament, the College gets really good high school students onto our beautiful campus. It's a win-win.
by catheyme
Fri Aug 01, 2008 12:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27
Replies: 17
Views: 2847

Wofford College (SC) Tournament 9/27

Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC is hosting a FREE high school tournament September 27. Details can be found here:
http://webs.wofford.edu/catheyme/qbtourney.htm