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by Illinois Admin
Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Midwest Championship @ UIUC (4/21/18)
Replies: 4
Views: 4027

Re: Midwest Championship @ UIUC (4/21/17)

The field is now open to any who wish to attend. If you would like to register, please send me an email indicating how many teams you would like to register, how many buzzers you can bring, and if you will be providing any staff. Hope to see you there! EDIT: The field is now full but we are actively...
by Illinois Admin
Mon Feb 12, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois '17-'18
Replies: 154
Views: 54352

Re: Illinois '17-'18

Here is the final order of NAQT State 1. Uni (Urbana) A (Small School 1) 2. Auburn 3. Fremd A 4. Southwestern A (SS 2) 5. IMSA 6. Fremd B 7. Williamsville (SS 3) 8. Carbondale 9. Mahomet-Seymour 10. Macomb (SS 4) 11. Uni (Urbana) B (SS 5) 12. Byron (SS 6) 13. Carl Sandburg 14. Palatine 15. Homewood ...
by Illinois Admin
Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois '17-'18
Replies: 154
Views: 54352

Re: Illinois '17-'18

Starting On Sunday February 11th at noon, the field for the Midwest Championship will officially open up to everyone. More info can be found here . If you would like to sign up before then, contact me and I will see if you have received and invitation. If you have not, I will either approve you to e...
by Illinois Admin
Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:57 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois '17-'18
Replies: 154
Views: 54352

Re: Illinois '17-'18

The IHSSBCA will be hosting Team Illinois Tryouts on February 11th, the Sunday after NAQT state, in Urbana, IL. If you are interested in attending these tryouts, please fill out the following form: https://goo.gl/forms/S3F3yKUQ2YdXekUe2 It is important to note that with the continuing uncertainty r...
by Illinois Admin
Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals 2018 @ UIUC
Replies: 8
Views: 4711

Re: ACF Regionals 2018 @ UIUC

Thanks to Illinois for hosting this tournament -- it ran long, but that didn't seem like the fault of the organizers. My only complaint was that no paper copies of schedules were provided. I don't know who won overall, but Michigan A won the D2 title by virtue of being the only such team in the top...
by Illinois Admin
Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals 2018 @ UIUC
Replies: 8
Views: 4711

Re: ACF Regionals 2018 @ UIUC

Update: I have learned that more staff will likely be available for this so the field will almost certainly expand again so please do not hesitate to sign up more teams.
by Illinois Admin
Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:50 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals 2018 @ UIUC
Replies: 8
Views: 4711

ACF Regionals 2018 @ UIUC

The Academic Buzzer Team at UIUC is pleased to announce that we will be hosting the 2018 Great Lakes mirror of ACF Regionals on January 20th. I, Bradley McLain, will be serving as tournament director. More information about this set can be found here . We are softcapping this at 20 teams but will ex...
by Illinois Admin
Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Midwest Championship @ UIUC (4/21/18)
Replies: 4
Views: 4027

Re: Midwest Championship @ UIUC (4/21/17)

After consulting with the teams in attendance, this event will be run on PACE NSC rules (20 point powers, bouncebacks, etc).
by Illinois Admin
Sun Dec 03, 2017 4:33 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois '17-'18
Replies: 154
Views: 54352

Re: Illinois '17-'18

Now that I've got some more data guess I'll update my rankings (although Stevenson's and Homewood's kickoffs not having stats yet limits this): Tier 1: These are the teams that I expect to most prominently represent Illinois at both nationals (and be in strong contention for trophy placement). These...
by Illinois Admin
Sun Dec 03, 2017 2:18 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Midwest Championship @ UIUC (4/21/18)
Replies: 4
Views: 4027

Re: Midwest Championship @ UIUC (4/21/17)

Field (12/16):

Confirmed:
Auburn (1/1)
Barrington (1/1)
DCC (MI) (1/1)
Glasgow (KY) (1/0)
Homewood-Flossmoor (2/2)
Mahomet (1/1)
Saint Joseph (IN) (1/0)
Sandburg (1/0)
Uni (2/0)
Woodford County (KY) (1/0)
by Illinois Admin
Sun Dec 03, 2017 2:17 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Midwest Championship @ UIUC (4/21/18)
Replies: 4
Views: 4027

Midwest Championship @ UIUC (4/21/18)

The Academic Buzzer Team at UIUC is pleased to announce our Midwest Championship tournament, occurring on April 21st. Iain Carpenter and Bryan Lu will be serving as tournament directors. We will be using FACTS for this. This event will be used as a nationals prep event, and thus we will be restricti...
by Illinois Admin
Sat Dec 02, 2017 11:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HFT Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)
Replies: 5
Views: 3258

Re: HFT Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)

Congratulations to Mahomet for winning our mirror of HFT! They defeated IMSA in the first round of an advantaged final 245-190 for the championship. Rounding out the top 4 are Uni A and Uni B. Thank you to everyone who came out to play this event and we hope you had fun! Also thank you to the staffe...
by Illinois Admin
Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HFT Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)
Replies: 5
Views: 3258

Re: HFT Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)

Stats can be found here
by Illinois Admin
Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HFT Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)
Replies: 5
Views: 3258

Re: HFT Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)

This event will now be a mirror of HFT. The FACTS mirror will be pushed back to April for our Midwestern Championship nats-prep event.
by Illinois Admin
Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:11 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HFT Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)
Replies: 5
Views: 3258

Re: FACTS Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)

Field: [10/10]
Bloomington
Centennial
IMSA
Mahomet
Sandburg (2)
Streator
Uni (3)

The field is now closed. A logistics email will be sent out (along with an invoice) will be sent out later this week. See you guys on Saturday!
by Illinois Admin
Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:07 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HFT Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)
Replies: 5
Views: 3258

HFT Mirror @ UIUC (12/02)

The Academic Buzzer Team at UIUC is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a mirror of HFT on December 2nd. I, Bradley McLain, will be serving as TD. We are going to be soft capping this at 12 teams. FEE STRUCTURE: $60 per A team, $40 for all B, C, ... teams -$5 per buzzer system (up to -$10) -...
by Illinois Admin
Sat Nov 04, 2017 11:30 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)
Replies: 4
Views: 2576

Re: ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)

Congratulations to Chicago A for taking first in UG and overall and to Chicago C for winning D2. Chicago B got second and Illinois A got third.

Thank you to everyone who helped make this tournament happen and thank you to everyone who came and played!
by Illinois Admin
Sat Nov 04, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)
Replies: 4
Views: 2576

Re: ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)

by Illinois Admin
Tue Oct 31, 2017 12:24 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)
Replies: 4
Views: 2576

Re: ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)

EDIT: The field is now closed. I will be sending out a logistics email tonight. If you do not receive one, please email me at bamclai2 AT illinois DOT edu
by Illinois Admin
Mon Oct 16, 2017 11:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois '17-'18
Replies: 154
Views: 54352

Re: Illinois '17-'18

In light of Illinois' first tournament (Earlybird) I'll post a ranking. 1. Stevenson -my no. 1 until proven otherwise 2. Auburn -Ethan squared up nicely with Joe and Tora from Wayzata so I consider me impressed 3. Fremd -if they really didn't lose anyone then I expect them to contest the top spot wi...
by Illinois Admin
Sat Oct 07, 2017 12:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Earlybird @ UIUC (10/07/17)
Replies: 6
Views: 4561

Re: Earlybird @ UIUC (10/07/17)

Stats can be found here:https://neg5.org/t/B1h-LSvsb/stats#H1JF-pkhb

Congratulations to Auburn A for taking first. Wayzata* took second, IMSA third, and Uni A took 4th.

Thanks to everyone who came out today to play and to staff and make this a great event!
by Illinois Admin
Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Earlybird @ UIUC (10/07/17)
Replies: 6
Views: 4561

Re: Earlybird @ UIUC (10/07/17)

The field is now locked at 24 teams. If there is enough interest, we can potentially be moved up to 30 teams, but expect this to be the final field size. There is still one spot left in the 24 so let me know if you'd like to claim it. See you guys in two weeks!
by Illinois Admin
Mon Sep 04, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)
Replies: 4
Views: 2576

Re: ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)

Field [18/20]:
Chicago [5]
Illinois [5]
Knox [1]
Princeton [1]
Purdue [1]
WUSTL [5]
by Illinois Admin
Mon Sep 04, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)
Replies: 4
Views: 2576

ACF Fall @ UIUC (11/4)

Hello everyone! The Academic Buzzer Team at UIUC is pleased to announce our mirror of 2017 ACF Fall on November 4th. I, Bradley McLain, will serve as TD. We are soft capping this event at 20 teams. If there is sufficient interest and staff available we will expand the field. For teams that wish to a...
by Illinois Admin
Sun Aug 20, 2017 10:27 am
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: New AMSQG announcement
Replies: 15
Views: 8971

Re: New AMSQG announcement

I would like to say first and foremost thank you to everyone who has posted in this thread and shared their concerns about this set. We have listened to these concerns and have revamped our distribution to better reflect what teams will be facing at nationals. Religion/Mythology 1/1 (.5 each) Lit: 3...
by Illinois Admin
Sat Aug 19, 2017 12:34 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Earlybird @ UIUC (10/07/17)
Replies: 6
Views: 4561

Re: Earlybird @ UIUC

SHM wrote:Paul Laurence Dunbar would like to bring 1-2 teams
Glad to hear it! I'll add you to the field.
by Illinois Admin
Sat Aug 05, 2017 11:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Earlybird @ UIUC (10/07/17)
Replies: 6
Views: 4561

Re: Earlybird @ UIUC

Field (24/24):
Bradley-Bourbonnais [2]
Carl Sandburg [3]
Centennial
Champaign Central
Glenbard North
Glenwood
Homewood Flossmoor (2)
IMSA
Latin [2]
Mahomet
Rockford Auburn [2]
Rolling Meadows
Springfield [2]
University Lab (Urbana) [3]
Wayzata*
by Illinois Admin
Sat Aug 05, 2017 10:38 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Earlybird @ UIUC (10/07/17)
Replies: 6
Views: 4561

Earlybird @ UIUC (10/07/17)

The Academic Buzzer Team at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is pleased to announce this years Earlybird Tournament on Saturday, October 7, 2017. I, Bradley McLain, will be serving as TD. We are soft capping this event at 24 teams. QUESTIONS: We will be mirroring Maryland Fall set for ...
by Illinois Admin
Sat May 13, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017
Replies: 9
Views: 4812

Re: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017

Stats are posted here:https://neg5.herokuapp.com/t/Bk36zc7xW/stats#SyUMI5Xeb

Congrats to DCC A for taking home first place. DCC B got 2nd, Wayzata 3rd, and Auburn 4th. Thanks again to all of the staff who made this happen and all the teams that traveled out here to play!
by Illinois Admin
Tue Apr 25, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017
Replies: 9
Views: 4812

Re: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017

The field is now closed.
Edit: Updating field availability
by Illinois Admin
Fri Apr 21, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017
Replies: 9
Views: 4812

Re: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017

So the field is now open to anyone who would like to attend. To sign up, please fill out this form: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__goo.gl_forms_m9XK5xRNGmCxZrCA2&d=DwMFAw&c=8hUWFZcy2Z-Za5rBPlktOQ&r=5Bs6iIffi-nNjGg4OE0djfJpH3hZcjW1fmYQ9EDY6to&m=uwgIobM4HAtSb-VimZzyHd7nVH7mklDspc...
by Illinois Admin
Tue Apr 18, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017
Replies: 9
Views: 4812

Re: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017

All of the invitations have been sent out. If you did not receive one and want to attend, please email me at bamclai2@illinois DOT edu. On the 22nd the field will be opened and the waitlist will be moved into the active field. Teams with soft reservations will lose priority to any registered team on...
by Illinois Admin
Sat Apr 08, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017
Replies: 9
Views: 4812

Re: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017

If you are not on this list or are outside the Midwest and would like to attend, please email me.

EDIT: removed teams whose contact info was acquired.
EDIT: Thank you Beaver Creek for helping find the remaining team's contact info
by Illinois Admin
Thu Apr 06, 2017 10:36 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017
Replies: 9
Views: 4812

Re: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017

Father Comstock wrote:Harrison would like to soft reserve a spot. If it gets to 7 sometime soon, please let me know. Why is it capped at only 8 teams?

EDIT: I read. Question answered.
Spots are initially reserved for those who are on the invite list. You will be added to the waitlist in the meantime.
by Illinois Admin
Wed Apr 05, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017
Replies: 9
Views: 4812

Re: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017

Field:
Auburn
DCC A
DCC B
Harrison
Homewood Flossmoor
University Lab (Urbana) A
University Lab (Urbana) B
Wayzata

Waitlist:

EDIT: formatting
EDIT: field updates
by Illinois Admin
Wed Apr 05, 2017 10:30 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017
Replies: 9
Views: 4812

Illinois Pre-Nats Octangular: 5-13/2017

The Academic Buzzer Team at the University of Illinois is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Prison Bowl Mirror on May 13th, 2017. I, Brad McLain, will be serving as tournament director. More information on this set may be found here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=1...