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by Scottietodd
Wed Oct 14, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: The 2021 Jesse Brown Small School Showcase
Replies: 0
Views: 539

The 2021 Jesse Brown Small School Showcase

Hello everyone, The Kentucky Quiz Bowl Alliance is excited to announce the 2nd Annual Jesse Brown Small School Showcase, which will be held virtually this year on Saturday, January 30th, 2021. This tournament is a free event and is by invitation only. Schools that are invited include past participan...
by Scottietodd
Fri Oct 02, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The 2020 Scottie
Replies: 1
Views: 726

Mirrors

Mirrors as of October 2, 2020

October 17, 2020: Sparta Fall Tournament ( MO)
October 17 and Dec 5, 2020: Calvary Lutheran Invitational (MO)
October (2020) - February (2021) - Northeast in the Know League (OH)
by Scottietodd
Tue Sep 29, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Groger Ranks 2020-21
Replies: 2
Views: 1259

Re: Groger Ranks 2020-21

Outstanding. Thanks!
by Scottietodd
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: The 2020 Scottie
Replies: 4
Views: 2363

Re: The 2020 Scottie

So as a follow up to Dylan's question, we will be having 0.5/0.5 Pop Culture/Trash and 0.5/0.5 Current Events instead of 1/1 PC/T. Thanks.
by Scottietodd
Wed Jul 15, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: Men of Quizbowl, We Should Talk.
Replies: 14
Views: 4482

Re: Men of Quizbowl, We Should Talk.

Thank you to everyone for these comments and this thread. As al older person who is relatively new to Quizbowl (53 and 9), I have not read these forums as much as I probably should have and was directed here by a friend. I like to think that (at least in principle if not in practice) the vast majori...
by Scottietodd
Mon Jul 06, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: Running Zoom Tournaments
Replies: 67
Views: 10968

Re: Running Zoom Tournaments

Yes, this is indeed the case and I will report back on how well it works/doesn't. I'm probably also going to explore server boosting and whether it makes a difference. I am really glad to hear this! We will be running the Scottie with 32 teams using either Zoom or Discord on September 19th and it i...
by Scottietodd
Thu Jun 04, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: The 2020 Scottie
Replies: 4
Views: 2363

Re: The 2020 Scottie

Thank you for the question Dylan. Despite the fact that we advertise the Scottie as fall and early spring, we had mirrors all the way until literally 4 days ago (May 31). Many of the current events question are quite stale after 8 to 10 months. So we extended geography to 1/1 and intend for much, if...
by Scottietodd
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: The 2020 Scottie
Replies: 4
Views: 2363

The 2020 Scottie

Hello everyone! I am pleased to announce the 2020 Scottie, to be held on Saturday, September 19, 2020. The Scottie will be held REMOTELY this year by Glasgow HIgh School due to the uncertainty of the Covid pandemic. The Scottie is a house-write by current and former players and staff for Glasgow Hig...
by Scottietodd
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The 2020 Scottie
Replies: 1
Views: 726

The 2020 Scottie

Hello! I am pleased to offer the 2020 Scottie for mirrors during the fall of 2020 and early spring of 2021. The Scottie is intended as a regular difficulty tournament for high school but will probably not be appropriate for novice tournaments. The Scottie will include 13 sets with a set for tiebreak...
by Scottietodd
Sun Mar 01, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky Individual Championship (KIC)
Replies: 1
Views: 829

Re: Kentucky Individual Championship (KIC)

Congratulations to Andrew Kelley of Middlesboro for winning the Kentucky Individual Championship today. Runner up was Ayog Prasad from Russell Independent. Andrew and Ayog also had a good day in the content competitions, with Andrew winning the History competition, while Ayog claimed both the Scienc...
by Scottietodd
Mon Jan 20, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky Individual Championship (KIC)
Replies: 1
Views: 829

Kentucky Individual Championship (KIC)

Hello to all! The Kentucky Quiz Bowl Alliance is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual KIC - Kentucky Individual Championship, to be held at Woodford County High School (180 Frankfort St, Versailles, KY 40383) on Sunday, March 1, 2020. We will again be using the Scobol Solo and Masonics sets and will a...
by Scottietodd
Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season
Replies: 14
Views: 7795

Re: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season

RECENT EDITS IN BOLD Hello everyone, I am please to offer the 2019 Scottie for mirrors during the fall of 2019 and early spring of 2020. The actual Scottie will be played at Glasgow High School on Saturday, September 21, 2019 and mirrors may be held beginning with that date. Distribution and writin...
by Scottietodd
Fri Sep 27, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season
Replies: 14
Views: 7795

Re: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season

Sounds good Josh. I'll be in touch!
by Scottietodd
Sun Sep 22, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The BUTTERSCOT
Replies: 4
Views: 4223

Re: The BUTTERSCOT

Gae Bulg wrote: Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:11 am
TheAngryBavarian wrote: Thu Sep 19, 2019 11:16 am Would teams be able to do both BUTTERSCOT and Scottie or is there too much correlation between the two sets? Thanks in advance.
Seeing as BUTTERSCOT is just condensed Scottie questions with most of the answerlines kept, no.
Correct. Thanks Danny.
by Scottietodd
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season
Replies: 14
Views: 7795

Re: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season

That's great Cortney. We'll have it polished and ready.
by Scottietodd
Sat Jul 27, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: TAPIR Set Available for 2020 Mirrors
Replies: 13
Views: 7371

Re: TAPIR Set Available for 2020 Mirrors

OOOhhhhh. Cheaper than $10. I apologize. We have reasons for pricing ours that low that I won't get into. I regretted posting as soon as I sent anyway. There wasn't really any need for me to be sensitive. A set is good or bad. Thanks for clarifying Mike and apologies again Jacob.
by Scottietodd
Sat Jul 27, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: TAPIR Set Available for 2020 Mirrors
Replies: 13
Views: 7371

Re: TAPIR Set Available for 2020 Mirrors

The $10 mirror fee norm is a holdover from quite a long time ago, and really should have gone up to $15 by now. If you believe that sets should be cheaper than that, you either believe that producing good questions doesn't deserve even remotely fair compensation, or you don't believe that sets need...
by Scottietodd
Thu Jul 25, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season
Replies: 14
Views: 7795

Re: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season

Please check out the Butterscot!...an "easier" version of the Scottie for more inexperienced teams.

https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic ... 09&t=22978
by Scottietodd
Thu Jul 25, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The BUTTERSCOT
Replies: 4
Views: 4223

The BUTTERSCOT

Hello everyone, I am excited to announce the first ever BUTTERSCOT! (Kudos to Josh Rutsky for the catchy title.) The Butterscot will be an update, or companion, to the 2019 Scottie that will be more friendly for novice to middle of the road high school teams. (The 2019 Scottie can be seen here) http...
by Scottietodd
Thu Jul 25, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season
Replies: 14
Views: 7795

Re: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season

Thank you Charlie. I'll be in touch pretty soon.
by Scottietodd
Sat Jul 20, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 2019-20
Replies: 7
Views: 4325

Re: Kentucky 2019-20

The 2019 Scottie will be Saturday, September 21, 2019. Register here:viewtopic.php?f=1&t=22727
by Scottietodd
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season
Replies: 14
Views: 7795

Re: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season

Absolutely Trey. I'll be in touch.
by Scottietodd
Fri May 24, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY
Replies: 72
Views: 39340

Re: 2019 IQBT NASAT - 6/22 and 6/23, Lexington, KY

Kentucky will be fielding two teams this year. Rosters include the following: DJ Banks (12) - Henderson County Shashank Bhatt (12) - Paul Laurence Dunbar Andrew Kelley (11) - Middlesboro Harrison Jenkins (12) - Henderson County Keaton Martin (10) - Woodford County Angus Maske (12) - Paul Laurence Du...
by Scottietodd
Tue May 21, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season
Replies: 14
Views: 7795

The 2019 Scottie - Available for 2019-20 season

RECENT EDITS IN BOLD Hello everyone, I am please to offer the 2019 Scottie for mirrors during the fall of 2019 and early spring of 2020. The actual Scottie will be played at Glasgow High School on Saturday, September 21, 2019 and mirrors may be held beginning with that date. Distribution and writin...
by Scottietodd
Tue May 21, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: The 2019 Scottie (September 21, 2019)
Replies: 0
Views: 3298

The 2019 Scottie (September 21, 2019)

Hello everyone! I am pleased to announce the 2019 Scottie, to be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019. We are planning on hosting future Scotties on the 3rd Saturday in September to avoid the SAT, Labor Day, and ACT weekends. The Scottie will be held at Glasgow High School, 1601 Columbia Avenue, Gla...
by Scottietodd
Wed May 08, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 2018-19
Replies: 15
Views: 9806

Re: Kentucky 2018-19

Along those same lines, I want to let everyone know that we are moving the Scottie to the third Saturday in September beginning this year. So the Scottie will be on September 21, 2019.

Thanks!
by Scottietodd
Fri Mar 22, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 2018-19
Replies: 15
Views: 9806

Re: Kentucky 2018-19

Just as an early FYI: Glasgow High School will LIKELY be hosting the 2019 Scottie on Saturday, September 14th this year and the 2nd Saturday of September in the future. There is still a chance that we will keep it during the last weekend of August (except for when on Labor Day weekend like this year).
by Scottietodd
Sat Mar 09, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky Pre-Nationals Mixed Team
Replies: 0
Views: 2181

Kentucky Pre-Nationals Mixed Team

The KQBA is pleased to announce the 2019 Kentucky Pre-Nationals Mixed Team event for individuals in Kentucky. The competition will be held in White Hall at the University of Kentucky on Saturday, April 20, 2019. We will be using the Sectional Championship Tournament (SCT) (II) from NAQT. While the f...
by Scottietodd
Tue Mar 05, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky Individual Championship
Replies: 1
Views: 2020

Re: Kentucky Individual Championship

Hello everyone. I thought our first ever Individual Championship in Kentucky went well today! We had 36 students from across the state to compete, and I hope everyone had a good time. Angus Maske of Dunbar defeated Shashank Bhatt, also of Dunbar to be named our first ever KIQBC champion. Harrison Je...
by Scottietodd
Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 2018-19
Replies: 15
Views: 9806

Re: Kentucky 2018-19

Jangar wrote: Mon Mar 04, 2019 7:14 pm Will any stats from the KIQBC be posted online?
Maybe..... I plan on enlisting Ramapriya, and he and I will try to come up with a way to format the data in an understandable manner. However,
this will most likely be after Gov Cup State on March 16-18.

Thanks for your interest!
by Scottietodd
Sun Mar 03, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 2018-19
Replies: 15
Views: 9806

KIQBC

Hello everyone. I thought our first ever Individual Championship in Kentucky went well today! We had 36 students from across the state to compete, and I hope everyone had a good time. Angus Maske of Dunbar defeated Shashank Bhatt, also of Dunbar to be named our first ever KIQBC champion. Harrison Je...
by Scottietodd
Tue Jan 08, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 2018-19
Replies: 15
Views: 9806

Re: Kentucky 2018-19

The Kentucky Individual Championship (KIC) sponsered by the KQBA is up. Check it out here:
http://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=22268
by Scottietodd
Mon Jan 07, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky Individual Championship
Replies: 1
Views: 2020

Kentucky Individual Championship

The Kentucky Quiz Bowl Association (KQBA) is excited to announce our first ever Individual State Championship to be held at the University of Louisville on Sunday, March 3, 2019. We are having this event the day after the NAQT State Championship at U of L on Saturday, March 2, 2019 so that players c...
by Scottietodd
Thu Jan 03, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Scobol Solo and Masonics 2018-19
Replies: 11
Views: 10008

Re: Scobol Solo and Masonics 2018-19

Kentucky will be hosting using the Scobol Solo at the University of Louisville on Sunday, March 3. Thanks!
by Scottietodd
Fri Dec 14, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 2018-19
Replies: 15
Views: 9806

Re: Kentucky 2018-19

Nick, would you mind putting that the Southern Kentucky History Bee and Bowl will take place at Glasgow High School on January 5th, 2019 please? Thanks!
by Scottietodd
Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Scobol Solo and Masonics 2018-19
Replies: 11
Views: 10008

Re: Scobol Solo and Masonics 2018-19

We are definitely planning on using Scobol in Kentucky and possibly Masonics as well. Members of the KQBA are meeting this Saturday to finalize details, so I should have some dates available for you soon after. Thanks.
by Scottietodd
Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Scobol Solo and Masonics 2018-19
Replies: 11
Views: 10008

Re: Scobol Solo and Masonics 2018-19

The Kentucky Quiz Bowl Alliance (KQBA) is interested in using both SCOBOL and Masonics to provide data for NASAT selection in Kentucky this year. We are interested in using the sets either on one day in March or in two parts, in March and April. Do you foresee any issues with this? Please feel free ...
by Scottietodd
Sun Oct 28, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: SHATEYAHRONYA IV @ OBHS 1.12.19 (Delaware, Ohio) OQBA
Replies: 11
Views: 4706

Re: SHATEYAHRONYA IV @ OBHS 1.12.19 (RMBAT/PSACA/SCOP MS)

Tentatively, Glasgow (KY) would like to bring one team.
by Scottietodd
Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Miami Valley School Fall Kickoff, 9/29/18 (IS-177 & MS-27)
Replies: 12
Views: 4487

Re: Miami Valley School Fall Kickoff, 9/29/18 (IS-177 & MS-2

Glasgow High School would like to attend. We have not requested approval yet, but I do not anticipate problems. Thanks!
by Scottietodd
Sun Aug 26, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 2018-19
Replies: 15
Views: 9806

Re: Kentucky 2018-19

I want to thank all of the schools who supported this year's Scottie! The 2018 Scottie was a lot of fun. We had a great time writing the questions and look forward to feedback so that we can get better. Chattahoochee, Miami Valley, and Detroit Catholic Central A beat up on each other a little bit to...
by Scottietodd
Thu Aug 23, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HFT XIII at Harvard (11/10/18)
Replies: 17
Views: 10968

Re: HFT XIII at Harvard (11/10/18)

Glasgow High School (Kentucky) would like to reserve a spot. No discounts.
by Scottietodd
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: The 2018 Scottie Available for Mirrors
Replies: 0
Views: 3238

The 2018 Scottie Available for Mirrors

Hello everyone, The 2018 Scottie will be available for mirrors as of September 22, 2018. The Scottie will take place at Glasgow High School in Kentucky on August 25th, 2018 and will possibly be mirrored on the same day at West Point High School in Alabama. Feedback from those two events will be used...
by Scottietodd
Wed May 23, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: The 2018 Scottie
Replies: 1
Views: 3069

The 2018 Scottie

Hello to all, I am happy to announce that the 2018 Scottie will be held at Glasgow High School in Glasgow, Kentucky on Saturday, August 25, 2018. The Scottie is a house-write by GHS students and staff. Todd Garrison (GHS Coach) and Tyler Reid (New GHS coach and former UK Quizbowl) will oversee the h...
by Scottietodd
Mon May 21, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 2017-18
Replies: 9
Views: 6145

Re: Kentucky 2017-18

The 2018 Scottie will take place this year on Saturday, August 25th. I will be posting the tournament in the next week or two. I just wanted to give an FYI so that you can be on the lookout. Thanks!
by Scottietodd
Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2017 NASAT: June 24-25 at the University of Kentucky
Replies: 68
Views: 52627

Re: 2017 NASAT: June 24-25 at the University of Kentucky

I know that Nick registered a Kentucky team, but do not know if you have our rosters yet.

Daniel McAllister (Danville)
Seth Allen (Woodford)
Zsombar Gal (Dunbar)
Mason Reid (Glasgow)
by Scottietodd
Thu Jun 01, 2017 6:56 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: The 2017 Scottie (Glasgow Scottie Invitational)
Replies: 0
Views: 2578

The 2017 Scottie (Glasgow Scottie Invitational)

Hello Quiz Bowlers: I am happy to announce the 2017 Scottie to be held at Glasgow High School in Glasgow, Kentucky on Saturday, August 26 2017. The past two Scotties have included very strong fields highlighted by 2015 Champion Detroit Catholic Central High School, 2016 Champion Dorman High School, ...
by Scottietodd
Wed May 24, 2017 10:12 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HSQBRank 2016-2017
Replies: 101
Views: 50366

Re: HSQBRank 2016-2017

I also want to chime in and add my thanks to Fred for these great rankings. It is a great to have access to this data and a lot of fun to analyze. Thanks for continuing to do this! Eighty-eight hours! Wow!
by Scottietodd
Wed May 24, 2017 10:09 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Pre-Nats Poll
Replies: 14
Views: 13218

Re: Pre-Nats Poll

Lots of good comments here. I ran into some of the same problems with how to rank teams for which I had a hard time finding data. I am actually less worried about ranking an actual #4 team too low at say #9, than I am about leaving someone out of the top 25 who probably should have been there. As ot...