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by thomasgnd
Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: Qwiz Camps - Summer 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 6014

Re: Qwiz Camps - Summer 2019

Come Qwiz with us--in Maryland, Alabama, Illinois, and Ohio.

We will be thrilled to have you as we build upon our journey to teach the game the best we know how!
by thomasgnd
Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: *WILL OCCUR* Nation Ford Falcon Open, Fort Mill SC, 02.03.18
Replies: 2
Views: 1906

*WILL OCCUR* Nation Ford Falcon Open, Fort Mill SC, 02.03.18

This event WILL take place on 03 February 2018, as originally planned. An official tournament announcement is forthcoming from Blair Tate and Susan Javon, the Nation Ford team's sponsors. I will link to that announcement once it is made.
by thomasgnd
Mon Jun 26, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: South Carolina 2017-18
Replies: 7
Views: 4131

South Carolina 2017-18

Greetings, folks! We want to build a robust quizbowl schedule for teams from the state of South Carolina for the coming year. Please message me at thomasgnd@gmail.com with questions/concerns and/or requests to have your event added. The more tournaments we have in the state, the better, so consider ...
by thomasgnd
Mon Aug 01, 2016 5:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: An Apology and an Announcement
Replies: 19
Views: 11513

Re: An Apology and an Announcement

Super like, Greg. That is all.
by thomasgnd
Tue Jun 28, 2016 11:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NHBB for Middle and Elementary Levels (Chicago, IL 6/9-6/12)
Replies: 86
Views: 36529

Re: NHBB for Middle and Elementary Levels (Chicago, IL 6/9-6

More than 20 years ago, three men, JR Barry, Hodges Lewis, and Jim Garrick, for whom I have the utmost in respect, launched a small business called ACE. Their idea was to improve and enrich the experience of students who play quizbowl, no matter those students' home states or experience levels. The ...
by thomasgnd
Tue Mar 08, 2016 2:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Season Ender, 4.30.16, Spartanburg SC, NAQT IS-154
Replies: 2
Views: 1842

Re: Dorman Season Ender, 4.30.16, Spartanburg SC, NAQT IS-15

Field (16):
Brevard
Chapman
Daniel
Dutch Fork x 2
Eastside x 2
Greenville
Irmo
JL Mann
Northside Christian
Palmetto
Providence Day
Spartanburg
Wade Hampton x 2

Middle-school division (6):
Dawkins x 2
Gable
Landrum x 2
Northside Christian
by thomasgnd
Tue Mar 08, 2016 11:36 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Season Ender, 4.30.16, Spartanburg SC, NAQT IS-154
Replies: 2
Views: 1842

Re: Dorman Season Ender, 4.30.16, Spartanburg SC, NAQT IS-15

We are offering buzzer discounts of $5 per WORKING buzzer system to reduce the registration fee. Teams may bring an unlimited number of systems.
by thomasgnd
Tue Feb 16, 2016 11:50 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2/27/16: 2016 South Carolina NAQT State Championship
Replies: 3
Views: 3431

Re: 2/27/16: 2016 South Carolina NAQT State Championship

I just want to make sure it is clear that, unfortunately, Dorman will not be able to attend. Please disregard/remove our position on the field list.
by thomasgnd
Sun Jan 24, 2016 7:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BMAD @ Wilmington Charter, Delaware 2/20/16 (SCT-d2)
Replies: 15
Views: 6491

Re: BMAD @ Wilmington Charter, Delaware 2/20/16 (SCT-d2)

Thanks very much for your consideration. We hope to be able to attend.
by thomasgnd
Sun Jan 24, 2016 1:35 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BMAD @ Wilmington Charter, Delaware 2/20/16 (SCT-d2)
Replies: 15
Views: 6491

Re: BMAD @ Wilmington Charter, Delaware 2/20/16 (SCT-d2)

I ask because of the extreme nature of this weather event, and I'd appreciate the response to be from someone who is affiliated with Wilmington Charter. Outside opinions really aren't necessary. Thanks.
by thomasgnd
Sun Jan 24, 2016 12:28 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BMAD @ Wilmington Charter, Delaware 2/20/16 (SCT-d2)
Replies: 15
Views: 6491

Re: BMAD @ Wilmington Charter, Delaware 2/20/16 (SCT-d2)

Forgive me if this post is untoward, but will any thought be put into changing the date of this event since extreme weather throughout the Mid-Atlantic region forced most SAT testing centers to reschedule the Jan23 test for Feb20? We will not be able to attend for this reason if the tournament remai...
by thomasgnd
Sat Jan 16, 2016 6:20 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cav Challenge, 1.16.16, Spartanburg SC, CALI set
Replies: 3
Views: 2269

Re: Dorman Cav Challenge, 1.16.16, Spartanburg SC, CALI set

Thanks to everyone who attended. We had a good event. Dunbar A defeated Southside A in a close final, and Russell topped James Island for third place. The quarterfinalists were Danville A, Eastside A, Spartanburg A, and TJ Classical A. Brevard, Riverside A, Riverside B, SCGSSM, Southside B, Southsid...
by thomasgnd
Mon Jan 11, 2016 9:47 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cav Challenge, 1.16.16, Spartanburg SC, CALI set
Replies: 3
Views: 2269

Re: Dorman Cav Challenge, 1.16.16, Spartanburg SC, CALI set

As of today, the field for this tournament stands at 32, and because of logistical issues that have arisen, it is now CLOSED. We are happy to add further interested teams to our waiting list, and we apologize for having to close the field. Unfortunately, the change is unavoidable from a practical st...
by thomasgnd
Tue Dec 15, 2015 10:39 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cav Challenge, 1.16.16, Spartanburg SC, CALI set
Replies: 3
Views: 2269

Re: Dorman Cav Challenge, 1.16.16, Spartanburg SC, CALI set

We are happy to report that the registration fee for this event has been reduced to $65 per team from the previous $85. Spots in the field remain. Contact me at thomasgn@spart6.org to register!
by thomasgnd
Sun Nov 22, 2015 7:48 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 11th Annual Hoover Invitational (11/21/15)
Replies: 15
Views: 7319

Re: 11th Annual Hoover Invitational (11/21/15)

We enjoyed the event very much. Thanks to Hoover for doing a great job hosting.
by thomasgnd
Tue Nov 17, 2015 6:22 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: VCU Winter VIII at VCU (12/05/15; Richmond, VA)
Replies: 7
Views: 3925

Re: VCU Winter VIII at VCU (12/05/15; Richmond, VA)

Is a field update available?
by thomasgnd
Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:44 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Glasgow Scottie Invitational 8/29/15
Replies: 2
Views: 2322

Re: Glasgow Scottie Invitational 8/29/15

We want to take a minute to thank Glasgow for one of the best events we have attended in quite a while. Congratulations on a job very well-done, and congrats to DCC on its victory.
by thomasgnd
Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:41 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Tarheel Cup at UNC Chapel Hill (10/10/15)
Replies: 6
Views: 3433

Re: Tarheel Cup at UNC Chapel Hill (10/10/15)

Do you have a field update at this point?
by thomasgnd
Fri Jun 19, 2015 12:12 pm
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: Dorman Season Ender, 4.30.16, SpartanburgSC, NAQT MS-18
Replies: 0
Views: 1424

Dorman Season Ender, 4.30.16, SpartanburgSC, NAQT MS-18

The Dorman Quizbowl Team is pleased to announce its Season Ender, to be held on Saturday, 30 April 2016 on our campus at 1050 Cavalier Way, Roebuck SC 29376. We are conveniently located at I-26 exit 28, the intersection between I-26 and US-221 just south of Spartanburg SC. The event will use an NAQT...
by thomasgnd
Fri Jun 19, 2015 12:11 pm
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: Dorman Fall Tourney, 10.31.15, SpartanburgSC, SCOP Novice 6
Replies: 0
Views: 1346

Dorman Fall Tourney, 10.31.15, SpartanburgSC, SCOP Novice 6

The Dorman Quizbowl Team is pleased to announce its Fall Tournament, to be held on Saturday, 31 October 2015 on our campus at 1050 Cavalier Way, Roebuck SC 29376. We are conveniently located at I-26 exit 28, the intersection between I-26 and US-221 just south of Spartanburg SC. The event will use th...
by thomasgnd
Fri Jun 19, 2015 12:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Season Ender, 4.30.16, Spartanburg SC, NAQT IS-154
Replies: 2
Views: 1842

Dorman Season Ender, 4.30.16, Spartanburg SC, NAQT IS-154

The Dorman Quizbowl Team is pleased to announce its Season Ender, to be held on Saturday, 30 April 2016 on our campus at 1050 Cavalier Way, Roebuck SC 29376. We are conveniently located at I-26 exit 28, the intersection between I-26 and US-221 just south of Spartanburg SC. The event will use NAQT se...
by thomasgnd
Fri Jun 19, 2015 12:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Fall Tourney, 10.31.15, SpartanburgSC, SCOP Novice 6
Replies: 0
Views: 1284

Dorman Fall Tourney, 10.31.15, SpartanburgSC, SCOP Novice 6

The Dorman Quizbowl Team is pleased to announce its Fall Tournament, to be held on Saturday, 31 October 2015 on our campus at 1050 Cavalier Way, Roebuck SC 29376. We are conveniently located at I-26 exit 28, the intersection between I-26 and US-221 just south of Spartanburg SC. The event will use th...
by thomasgnd
Fri Jun 19, 2015 11:56 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cav Challenge, 1.16.16, Spartanburg SC, CALI set
Replies: 3
Views: 2269

Dorman Cav Challenge, 1.16.16, Spartanburg SC, CALI set

The Dorman Quizbowl Team is pleased to announce its 26th Cavalier Challenge, to be held on Saturday, 16 January 2016 on our campus at 1050 Cavalier Way, Roebuck SC 29376. We are conveniently located at I-26 exit 28, the intersection between I-26 and US-221 just south of Spartanburg SC. The event wil...
by thomasgnd
Tue Jan 20, 2015 2:11 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cav Challenge, 01.17.15, Spartanburg SC, HERMES Set
Replies: 3
Views: 4273

Re: Dorman Cav Challenge, 01.17.15, Spartanburg SC, HERMES S

Congratulations to Chattahoochee A and Dunbar, the varsity and JV champions of our event. Stats are posted at http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/2824/. As always, we enjoyed hosting everyone, and we look forward to a great field at next year's 26th Cavalier Challenge, to be held at DHS on Satu...
by thomasgnd
Mon Dec 29, 2014 4:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: SC HSAPQ Championship, 02.28.15, Univ of SC, Columbia SC
Replies: 11
Views: 4956

SC HSAPQ Championship, 02.28.15, Univ of SC, Columbia SC

This event will take place at USC-Columbia. There is no limit to the number of teams a school may register. Eric Douglass, who heads the quizbowl program at USC, will be in charge of planning and hosting the event. To register or to gather more information, contact him at ericd25@hotmail.com. We hop...
by thomasgnd
Sun Dec 14, 2014 6:24 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: CATT X (Johns Creek, GA) - 12/13/14
Replies: 12
Views: 6602

Re: CATT X (Johns Creek, GA) - 12/13/14

Thanks to everyone at Chattahoochee for a fantastic tournament, as always. We enjoyed it greatly.
by thomasgnd
Thu Nov 20, 2014 5:41 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2015 NAQT SC State Championship - March 7 - Wofford College
Replies: 3
Views: 2278

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

This is excellent news! Dorman greatly looks forward to it.
by thomasgnd
Thu Nov 20, 2014 5:40 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cav Challenge, 01.17.15, Spartanburg SC, HERMES Set
Replies: 3
Views: 4273

Re: Dorman Cav Challenge, 01.17.15, Spartanburg SC, HERMES S

Registrations continue to come in for the 25th Cavalier Challenge. We have no cap on this field, and we would love to host as many of you as would like to come. We can promise you a positive experience, as Dorman can now boast a quarter century of hosting quizbowl events. See you in South Carolina o...
by thomasgnd
Thu Nov 20, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HFT IX @ Harvard (11/15/14)
Replies: 105
Views: 57103

Re: HFT IX @ Harvard (11/15/14)

My A and B teams attended this tournament, and we played our morning rounds at the SOCH site, which saw the majority of the logistical issues. My B team was not finished with preliminary rounds until 2pm, at which point we all made our way to Harvard Square for an incredibly fast lunch. Both of my t...
by thomasgnd
Thu Nov 20, 2014 8:53 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals Southeast at Vanderbilt (1/24/15)
Replies: 6
Views: 4099

Re: ACF Regionals Southeast at Vanderbilt (1/24/15)

Dorman will bring 2 teams. Please email me the registration link once it is available: thomasgn@spart6.org.
by thomasgnd
Tue Oct 07, 2014 5:39 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: South Carolina '14-15
Replies: 6
Views: 2768

Re: South Carolina '14-15

I would like to take a moment to encourage SC teams to attend the NHBB Regional at Southside on November 15 RATHER THAN the tournament at Clemson, which is scheduled for the same day. The Southside date has been on the calendar for months, and the Clemson event was scheduled in competition with it d...
by thomasgnd
Mon Sep 22, 2014 8:37 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 11/15/14 Clemson University 2014 Tigertown Throwdown
Replies: 4
Views: 2061

Re: 11/15/14 Clemson University 2014 Tigertown Throwdown

This event conflicts with Southside High School's regional for NHBB, which has been scheduled for some months. Many coaches in proximity to Clemson are expressing a desire that you move this event. There is a South Carolina date-claim thread on these forums at http://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic....
by thomasgnd
Mon Sep 22, 2014 8:32 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Ezell-Harding Academic Tournament - Nashville, TN (9/20/14)
Replies: 14
Views: 8285

Re: Ezell-Harding Academic Tournament - Nashville, TN (9/20/

Thanks to Ezell for an enjoyable event, as always, and congratulations to Manual on a well-deserved win.
by thomasgnd
Sun Sep 14, 2014 12:32 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Tar Heel Cup at UNC Chapel Hill (9/13/14)
Replies: 19
Views: 9745

Re: Tar Heel Cup at UNC Chapel Hill (9/13/14)

Congratulations to Northmont on a well-earned victory. We enjoyed the event, despite any delays.
by thomasgnd
Sun Aug 31, 2014 2:48 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cav Challenge, 01.17.15, Spartanburg SC, HERMES Set
Replies: 3
Views: 4273

Re: Dorman Cav Challenge, 01.17.15, Spartanburg SC, HERMES S

The registration form for this event is now attached here. If you wish to register, please fill out a copy and email it to thomasgn@spart6.org. If you prefer, you may also print a copy and mail it to: Dorman High School Attn: Geoffrey Thomas 1050 Cavalier Way Roebuck, SC 29376. We look forward to ho...
by thomasgnd
Sun Aug 31, 2014 2:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Fall Tournament, 11.01.14, Spartanburg SC, NAQT-IS138
Replies: 1
Views: 1703

Re: Dorman Fall Tournament, 11.01.14, Spartanburg SC, NAQT-I

The registration form for this event is now attached here. If you wish to register, please fill out a copy and email it to thomasgn@spart6.org. If you prefer, you may also print a copy and mail it to: Dorman High School Attn: Geoffrey Thomas 1050 Cavalier Way Roebuck, SC 29376. Please note that the ...
by thomasgnd
Sun Aug 31, 2014 2:21 pm
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: Dorman Fall MS Ty, 11.01.14, Spartanburg SC, NAQT-MS11
Replies: 1
Views: 1999

Re: Dorman Fall MS Ty, 11.01.14, Spartanburg SC, NAQT-MS11

The registration form for this event is attached. If you wish to register, please complete it and email a copy to thomasgn@spart6.org. You may also print out a copy and mail it to: Dorman High School Attn: Geoffrey Thomas 1050 Cavalier Way Roebuck, SC 29376. Thanks, and we look forward to hosting you!
by thomasgnd
Mon Aug 11, 2014 10:53 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: JV/Novice Jag Bowl (Oct 25, 2014)
Replies: 13
Views: 4647

Re: JV/Novice Jag Bowl (Oct 11, 2014)

What set are you using?

Also, NAQT's website lists this event as occurring on October 25. Which date is correct?
by thomasgnd
Sun Jul 13, 2014 4:30 pm
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: Dorman Fall MS Ty, 11.01.14, Spartanburg SC, NAQT-MS11
Replies: 1
Views: 1999

Dorman Fall MS Ty, 11.01.14, Spartanburg SC, NAQT-MS11

The Dorman Quizbowl Team is pleased to announce its Dorman Middle School Open, to be held on Saturday, 01 November 2014 on our campus at 1050 Cavalier Way, Roebuck SC 29376. We are conveniently located at I-26 exit 28, the intersection between I-26 and US-221 just south of Spartanburg SC. The event ...
by thomasgnd
Fri Jul 11, 2014 11:37 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cav Challenge, 01.17.15, Spartanburg SC, HERMES Set
Replies: 3
Views: 4273

Dorman Cav Challenge, 01.17.15, Spartanburg SC, HERMES Set

The Dorman Quizbowl Team is pleased to announce its 25th Cavalier Challenge, to be held on Saturday, 17 January 2015 on our campus at 1050 Cavalier Way, Roebuck SC 29376. We are conveniently located at I-26 exit 28, the intersection between I-26 and US-221 just south of Spartanburg SC. The event wil...
by thomasgnd
Fri Jul 11, 2014 11:31 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Fall Tournament, 11.01.14, Spartanburg SC, NAQT-IS138
Replies: 1
Views: 1703

Dorman Fall Tournament, 11.01.14, Spartanburg SC, NAQT-IS138

The Dorman Quizbowl Team is pleased to announce its Dorman Fall Tournament, to be held on Saturday, 01 November 2014 on our campus at 1050 Cavalier Way, Roebuck SC 29376. We are conveniently located at I-26 exit 28, the intersection between I-26 and US-221 just south of Spartanburg SC. The event wil...
by thomasgnd
Sat Jul 05, 2014 1:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Tar Heel Cup at UNC Chapel Hill (9/13/14)
Replies: 19
Views: 9745

Re: Tar Heel Cup at UNC Chapel Hill (9/13/14)

Dorman would like to express interest if you will indeed use the HSAPQ set. Most likely 2 teams.
by thomasgnd
Sun Apr 20, 2014 11:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman SeasonEnder (IS135A), 19 April 2014, Spartanburg SC
Replies: 6
Views: 3406

Re: Dorman SeasonEnder (IS135A), 19 April 2014, Spartanburg

Not entirely. Mountain View is from Georgia, and Brevard is from North Carolina.
by thomasgnd
Sat Apr 19, 2014 3:18 pm
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: Dorman SeasonEnder, 19 April 2014 (Spartanburg SC)
Replies: 2
Views: 2524

Re: Dorman SeasonEnder, 19 April 2014 (Spartanburg SC)

Congratulations to Dawkins Middle School A for winning this year's SeasonEnder's middle-school division. Full stats may be found at http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/2222/stats/middle_school_all_games/. We enjoyed hosting everyone, and we look forward to large turnouts at our slate of events ...
by thomasgnd
Sat Apr 19, 2014 3:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman SeasonEnder (IS135A), 19 April 2014, Spartanburg SC
Replies: 6
Views: 3406

Re: Dorman SeasonEnder (IS135A), 19 April 2014, Spartanburg

Congratulations to Spartanburg High School for winning this year's SeasonEnder. Full stats for the high-school division may be found at http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/2221/stats/high_school_all_games/. We enjoyed hosting everyone, and we look forward to seeing many teams at Dorman for our ...
by thomasgnd
Sun Feb 02, 2014 12:14 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2014 Bulldog Brawl at Cedar Shoals (Feb 1, 2014)
Replies: 16
Views: 3516

Re: 2014 Bulldog Brawl at Cedar Shoals (Feb 1, 2014)

We enjoyed the event. Congrats to Chattahoochee for an excellent comeback in the final round to win the championship.
by thomasgnd
Sun Jan 19, 2014 11:48 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 24th Dorman Cavalier Challenge, 18 Jan 2014, Spartanburg, SC
Replies: 6
Views: 4150

Re: 24th Dorman Cavalier Challenge, 18 Jan 2014, Spartanburg

We were fortunate to see many great performances yesterday at the 24th Cavalier Challenge. As Mr Rountree has already posted, the Varsity division was won by his Chattahoochee GA team. Other teams that advanced to the final-four round robin were Ezell Harding TN in 2nd, Dunbar KY in 3rd, and George ...
by thomasgnd
Mon Dec 16, 2013 12:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman SeasonEnder (IS135A), 19 April 2014, Spartanburg SC
Replies: 6
Views: 3406

Re: Dorman SeasonEnder (IS135A), 19 April 2014, Spartanburg SC

This post has been changed to an announcement for April's SeasonEnder, using NAQT IS135A. If you are seeking information for that event, please disregard the updates underlying the top message that pertain to the October SCOP Novice Mirror, toward which this post was focused before editing. We hope ...
by thomasgnd
Sun Dec 15, 2013 6:18 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 24th Dorman Cavalier Challenge, 18 Jan 2014, Spartanburg, SC
Replies: 6
Views: 4150

Re: 24th Dorman Cavalier Challenge, 01/18/14, Spartanburg, SC

Plenty of spots remain available in our field. If you have yet to hear this year's HSAPQ set, we encourage you to join us on January 18 in the Palmetto State. Private-message or email me!