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by AKKOLADE
Wed Jun 29, 2022 7:20 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting June 25
Replies: 4
Views: 1019

Re: IQBT NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting June 25

Queen's University has announced their site will be July 16.
by AKKOLADE
Wed Jun 29, 2022 3:33 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting June 25
Replies: 4
Views: 1019

Re: IQBT NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting June 25

We have just added a mirror site on August 27 at Valencia Community College!
by AKKOLADE
Mon Jun 20, 2022 6:36 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

I wanted to thank everyone who helped make this year’s NASAT possible. First of all, I have to start with the editorial team. Clark Smith helped guide the production of what I thought is a very strong question set. He also edited the auditory fine arts, religion, mythology, philosophy, and some of t...
by AKKOLADE
Mon Jun 20, 2022 2:09 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

There is now a set discussion server. If you played the main site, a link has been sent to your team's contact. Staff have also received a link. Participation on the server is dependent on following our Code of Conduct and Honor Code, as linked to in the server. Those who don't will be removed from ...
by AKKOLADE
Mon Jun 20, 2022 2:03 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting June 25
Replies: 4
Views: 1019

Re: IQBT NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting June 25

IQBT is pleased to announce three future mirrors for this tournament.

The University of Maryland and Queen's University are both going to host mirrors in July. IQBT will also host at least one, possibly two, open online mirrors later this summer.
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 19, 2022 8:37 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

Congratulations to New Jersey A on winning NASAT! Illinois Blue put up a valiant effort in their attempt to win. This New Jersey's first win, and their first time ever finishing higher than fourth. Illinois had won the five previous NASATs. I will get a tournament thread up tomorrow. Tonight, I am h...
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 19, 2022 7:52 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

Michigan defeated Pennsylvania for sixth place. Maryland Gold defeated North Carolina for fourth place. Illinois Blue defeated Missouri A to earn a place in a disadvantaged final against New Jersey A. Illinois Blue subsequently won the first game against New Jersey A. The remaining match will begin ...
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 19, 2022 6:24 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

Missouri A will face Illinois Blue for the right to face New Jersey A in the finals. The loser of this game finishes third. New Jersey A will have advantage in a best of three final; one win will give them the title, the winner of Missouri A & Illinois Blue must win two in a row. Maryland Gold a...
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 19, 2022 2:28 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

The games carrying over into the playoffs are already added into this playoffs stat report! https://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/7 ... _playoffs/
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 19, 2022 2:17 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

Congratulations to this year's NASAT All-Stars! They are selected on the basis of the top individual scorers from the preliminary games, excluding tiebreakers. This year's All-Stars are: Gabe Forrest, Missouri A, 59.5 PPG Aiden Dartley, New Jersey A, 58.5 PPG Anish Kodali, Pennsylvania, 54.5 PPG Ben...
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 19, 2022 2:11 pm
Forum: Databases and Quizbowl Software
Topic: Introducing YellowFruit.
Replies: 81
Views: 28455

Re: Introducing YellowFruit.

If I enter a game as a forfeit and then go back to edit that game, it freezes YellowFruit.
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 19, 2022 1:52 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

Here's an updated schedule with playoff seeding.
by AKKOLADE
Sun Jun 19, 2022 9:27 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

Here is an updated schedule with Zoom links for Sunday.
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 18, 2022 7:51 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

Stats are now updated through round 8!
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 18, 2022 3:01 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

We will be keeping the preliminary stats updated at https://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/7 ... ry_rounds/
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 18, 2022 11:19 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

I've attached the schedule to this post. If you wish to spectate, please append (spectator) to your display name.

If you may play a mirror later this summer, do not spectate!
by AKKOLADE
Sat Jun 18, 2022 7:34 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

Best of luck to all competing teams this weekend!
by AKKOLADE
Wed Jun 15, 2022 4:12 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Staffers for NASAT wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 991

Re: Staffers for NASAT wanted

I am still short a couple people from where I'd like to be on Sunday. If you're available and would like to help, please let me know!
by AKKOLADE
Wed Jun 15, 2022 1:32 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

It will be on Zoom. I am preparing an email to teams that I hope to get sent out later today.
by AKKOLADE
Thu Jun 09, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Staffers for NASAT wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 991

Re: Staffers for NASAT wanted

I can still use some staff for this tournament. Please let me know if you're available!
by AKKOLADE
Thu Jun 09, 2022 2:18 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

With the addition of North Carolina, we are now at 23 teams!
by AKKOLADE
Mon Jun 06, 2022 12:20 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

We're now up to 22 teams.

Registration is fully open through Sunday, June 12. After that, any last minute registrants can only get in the field if it would not disrupt our planned schedule for the tournament.
by AKKOLADE
Thu Jun 02, 2022 4:46 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

The addition of Minnesota puts us at 20 teams this year.
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 30, 2022 3:42 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

Congratulations to Rohan Ganeshan for coming out on top of the high school division of this event! Gabriel Forrest was second and C Y of Barrington, Illinois was third. Rohan was the top player in science. Gabriel topped the field in arts and RMP. C Y was number one in geography and history. Soren G...
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 30, 2022 3:39 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 7
Views: 1204

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

Congratulations to the winner of our open division, Matt Jackson! He came out on top in a field of 14 players. Ned Tagtmeier took second and Walter Z took third. On a category-by-category basis, Jackson was tops in current events, history, RMP, and social science. Walter Z was number one in arts. Ne...
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 30, 2022 3:36 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

With the additions of Asia, California, and Liberia to the field, we now have 17 teams that have registered.
by AKKOLADE
Tue May 24, 2022 8:37 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

Best of luck to everyone playing this event today!
by AKKOLADE
Tue May 24, 2022 8:37 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 7
Views: 1204

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

Best of luck to everyone playing this event today!
by AKKOLADE
Sat May 21, 2022 9:24 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 7
Views: 1204

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

A prior version of this announcement listed the set as consisting of 60 tossups; it actually consists of 40 tossups. I apologize for my error.

If you have registered for the tournament and this has caused you to change your mind, please email myself and Qblitz ASAP and we'll get you a refund.
by AKKOLADE
Sat May 21, 2022 9:20 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

A prior version of this announcement listed the set as consisting of 60 tossups; it actually consists of 40 tossups. I apologize for my error.

If you have registered for the tournament and this has caused you to change your mind, please email myself and Qblitz ASAP and we'll get you a refund.
by AKKOLADE
Sat May 21, 2022 3:42 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 7
Views: 1204

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

There are currently seven people signed up for this event in the open division. The deadline to register is 11 p.m. central tomorrow.
by AKKOLADE
Sat May 21, 2022 3:41 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

There's currently only one high school players signed up to play. If we don't get more, we'll have to fold this division into the Open division. The deadline to register is 11 p.m. central tomorrow.
by AKKOLADE
Wed May 18, 2022 4:49 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

We are now up to seven teams registered!
by AKKOLADE
Wed May 18, 2022 4:45 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Pennsylvania NASAT Team Information
Replies: 0
Views: 339

Pennsylvania NASAT Team Information

If you're interested in joining/trying out for the Pennsylvania NASAT team this year, please contact Pete Schmidt here: [email protected].
by AKKOLADE
Tue May 17, 2022 2:20 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online
Replies: 27
Views: 8712

Re: NASAT 2022: June 18 & 19, online

We're very optimistic that we'll get 14 teams registered by the end of the month, but that is the deadline for us to hit that mark and run the tournament. If you're waiting to officially register, please email me at [email protected]!
by AKKOLADE
Tue May 17, 2022 2:02 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '21-22
Replies: 15
Views: 4234

Re: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '21-22

Hey New York schools - if you would be interested in competing in this year's NASAT, please let me know as soon as you can. You haven't played since 2018 and we'd love to have you.
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 16, 2022 9:54 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: A Suggestion for next season
Replies: 6
Views: 1009

Re: A Suggestion for next season

In my opinion, making https://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/ more prominent is going to do a better job of serving those needs than adding subforums.
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 16, 2022 3:27 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: A Suggestion for next season
Replies: 6
Views: 1009

Re: A Suggestion for next season

I feel ambivalent on regional forums. My greatest concern with them is that a border state would miss out on an event because they don't look in all of the subforums they should be looking in. Also, almost all tournament announcement threads rapidly sink off the first page of this subforum once the ...
by AKKOLADE
Thu May 12, 2022 7:39 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT Undergraduate Championship - March 4, 2023
Replies: 4
Views: 2146

Re: IQBT Undergraduate Championship - March 4, 2023

MRNA II will serve as a qualifier for the IQBT Undergraduate Championship. More details about the IQBT Undergraduate Championship can be found here . Posting in this thread since I think my questions are more specifically about this tournament. Can you clarify what this means? Given Em said “a qual...
by AKKOLADE
Wed May 11, 2022 2:10 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 7
Views: 1204

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

Cheynem wrote: Wed May 11, 2022 1:48 pm So, to clarify, these are completely new questions that have never been in a NASAT or will not be in a future NASAT?
Correct. This is the only time they will be played.
by AKKOLADE
Wed May 11, 2022 1:42 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 7
Views: 1204

Re: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

I was asked this, so: this set does not contain questions from this year's set. It was actually written last year by a separate team from last year's NASAT production team; we've been sitting on it since then.
by AKKOLADE
Tue May 10, 2022 11:52 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 7
Views: 1204

IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

IQBT and Qblitz are hosting a set of forty tossups to play on Tuesday, May 24 for use as a warm-up set for next month's NASAT event. These questions will roughly follow the distribution for NASAT. This one-day event will have two divisions: a high school-only division and a open division for any hig...
by AKKOLADE
Tue May 10, 2022 11:51 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

IQBT NASAT Warm-Up - May 24 on Qblitz

IQBT and Qblitz are hosting a set of forty tossups to play on Tuesday, May 24 for use as a warm-up set for next month's NASAT event. These questions will roughly follow the distribution for NASAT. This one-day event will have two divisions: a high school-only division and a open division for any hig...
by AKKOLADE
Tue May 10, 2022 9:53 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT Undergraduate Championship - March 4, 2023
Replies: 4
Views: 2146

Re: IQBT Undergraduate Championship - March 4, 2023

We're planning on hosting this tournament online.
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 09, 2022 4:06 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT Undergraduate Championship - March 4, 2023
Replies: 4
Views: 2146

Re: IQBT Undergraduate Championship - March 4, 2023

We are claiming the date of March 4, 2023.
by AKKOLADE
Mon May 09, 2022 12:41 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Staffers for NASAT wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 991

Staffers for NASAT wanted

I am looking for staffers for this year's NASAT, which is being held online on June 18 & 19. We are looking for moderators & fairness staffers who are available on either or both days.

IQBT is offering $50 per person per day.

If you're interested, please email me at [email protected].
by AKKOLADE
Wed May 04, 2022 6:43 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IQBT NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting June 25
Replies: 4
Views: 1019

Re: IQBT NASAT Available for Mirroring Starting June 25

This post reserved for a list of mirrors.

July 16: Queen's University
July 23: University of Maryland
August 27: Valencia Community College
Date TBA: IQBT Online Mirror