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by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Jul 30, 2016 10:24 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Would You Recommend Working for NHBB?
Replies: 75
Views: 43476

Re: Would You Recommend Working for NHBB?

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by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:38 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 4167

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016

Field (8/16 as of 10/28/16)

Illinois (1 team, 2 buzzers, 1 mod)
Mizzou (1 team)
WUSTL (1 team)
Oklahoma (1 team, 2 buzzers)
SEMO (1 team)
Tamil Tigers (1 team)
Truman State (1 team)
Bad Hombres (1 team)
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:35 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 5272

Re: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017

Field (43-44/48 as of 2/7/17) Tuscumbia (ss) (1 team, 3 buzzers, 1 moderator) Orchard Farm (ss) (2 teams, 1 buzzer, 1 moderator) Northwest (1 team) Clayton (1 team) Washington (3 teams, 5+ buzzers, 3+ staff) Hannibal (2 teams) DeSmet Jesuit (2 teams) Oakville (1 team, 1 buzzer, 1 staff) Webster Grov...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jul 27, 2016 10:19 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 4167

Penn Bowl Mirror at WUSTL, October 29, 2016

Greetings! I'm Sean Phillips and for the fifth year in a row I am pleased to announce that Washington University in St. Louis will be hosting a mirror of Penn Bowl, this year on October 29, 2016. For information on the packet distribution/intended difficulty level I refer you to this post: http://ww...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jul 27, 2016 10:13 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 5272

WUHSAC XIX (BHSAT MIRROR) FEBRUARY 18, 2017

The Washington University Academic Team is excited to announce the nineteenth annual WUHSAC, to be held at Washington University in St. Louis on Saturday, February 18th, 2017. This is as in the previous three years, President's Day Weekend, which (weather permitting) is an ideal way to use the holid...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Jun 25, 2016 10:38 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: WUSTL Mirror of 2016 NASAT-June 25, 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 11770

Re: WUSTL Mirror of 2016 NASAT-June 25, 2016

This day was a lot of fun. I want to thank the teams for their great spirit and attitude all day. I'd also like to thank the staff Kevin Stockman, Abby Kuchnir, Marshall Mullins and Peter Kahn. It was a pleasure to work with each and every one of you today and you were all such top notch pros! I hop...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jun 22, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: WUSTL Mirror of 2016 NASAT-June 25, 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 11770

Re: WUSTL Mirror of 2016 NASAT-June 25, 2016

Dear All, So it looks like we have six teams registered at present for the NASAT mirror on Saturday. Please communicate to your teammates to be in Seigle Hall, Room L006 starting at 8am with an eye to starting rounds by 8:30. Seigle Hall is building 97 on this map: https://wustl.edu/wp-content/uploa...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Feb 14, 2016 1:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

In addition to our top two teams, Clayton B beat Marquette for third place. Orchard Farm was the only small school to make top 16 and won the small school title outright. Woodford County B was the only JV team to make top 8 and thus won the JV title outright. Congrats to all!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Feb 14, 2016 10:00 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

I don't think words adequately express the gratitude I feel for my kick butt staff yesterday who helped make WUHSAC XVIII from a crazy dream into this very real thing. I feel bad because I only got to speak to some of them at most for 90 seconds. Here goes and if I forget anyone I'm sorry: thanks to...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Feb 14, 2016 1:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

Stats through the superplayoffs:

http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/3488/

Then Hannibal won two in a row to defeat Woodford County A for the title. I'll have more to talk about tomorrow when I can properly collect myself.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Feb 10, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

Barring any last minute issues, our field is posted above.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jan 27, 2016 8:58 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

We have been approved by MSHSAA and are also PACE Platinum!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Jan 16, 2016 7:22 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MLK XVII at the University of Michigan (01/16/16)
Replies: 11
Views: 5628

Re: MLK XVII at the University of Michigan (01/16/16)

You're missing Chi D v. Michigan C.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Jan 12, 2016 11:53 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

We are in the process of getting approval from MSHSAA and PACE. When we have confirmation, I will post!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jan 06, 2016 12:34 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

We are now full. If you wish please join our waitlist.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Jan 05, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

One spot remains before we begin our final wait list! If you'd like that last spot please email me at the above address ASAP!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Thu Dec 03, 2015 6:43 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

We are expanding the field for the FINAL time to 48 teams! If you would like to guarantee your spot in the field, please do so as soon as possible!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Nov 22, 2015 9:57 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Missouri Open Mirror at MSU
Replies: 45
Views: 22003

Re: Missouri Open Mirror at MSU

No seriously why did anyone decide don't take in more buzzers? Did you just want to tempt fate or are you slow? Hell, if you manage to avoid 3 rooms full of South Carolinian vomit and a knife-wielding staffer your first time out, you have for instance done better than me. OK I definitely want to he...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Nov 22, 2015 4:02 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Missouri Open Mirror at MSU
Replies: 45
Views: 22003

Re: Missouri Open Mirror at MSU

No seriously why did anyone decide don't take in more buzzers? Did you just want to tempt fate or are you slow?
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Nov 21, 2015 9:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Missouri Open Mirror at MSU
Replies: 45
Views: 22003

Re: Missouri Open Mirror at MSU

Steeve Ho You Fat wrote:As a word of advice, sometimes in life things don't go your way. It's an important life skill to learn how to deal with that reasonably instead of acting like a child.
And I slide up to Joe Nutter with a bottle of wine, a box of cookies and an ear dying for the dish. :)
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Nov 18, 2015 11:24 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: HFT X at Harvard (11/14/15)
Replies: 25
Views: 10910

Re: HFT X at Harvard (11/14/15)

Your prelims also don't really make any sense since they aren't in brackets. One team looks like it had one prelim game vs. others that had five? Also, that's not how Petra Kvitova spells it.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Nov 15, 2015 2:25 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

So we have hit our cap of 42. I'm going to entertain the idea of upping to 48 but I won't decide until after thanksgiving. From here on there are the following restrictions: We will create a first come first served waitlist. However, any team providing competent (as determined by myself or a trusted...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Nov 04, 2015 9:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

In order to accommodate the considerable interest we have received, we have decided to increase our team cap at the moment to 42! This means 4 more spots are available!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Nov 01, 2015 11:15 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

This might be the earliest it happened but WUHSAC has hit its cap! I will post later this week but I expect to increase it so if you still wish to register, please email me!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Oct 31, 2015 1:25 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

With the addition of Woodland County, we are now up to 35 teams with one spot remaining before I wait list!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Oct 24, 2015 8:33 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)
Replies: 9
Views: 5137

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)

Congratulations to Michigan A for beating U of Chicago A in the second game of an advantaged final! WUSTL was third and Louisville took our fourth place trophy. Combined stats: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/3356/stats/combined/ Thanks to all teams for enthusiastically getting through what...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Oct 20, 2015 7:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

remember when I said we were only a little over two thirds full? Yeah Ladue just claimed half of those. Six spots left!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Mon Oct 05, 2015 8:55 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)
Replies: 9
Views: 5137

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)

So we have once again expanded the cap to 24 teams. This will be the FINAL expansion! If you would like to get in, I have two spots remaining but you need to email me ASAP! I will be emailing representatives from all the teams later in the week with basic info.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Sep 30, 2015 1:04 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)
Replies: 9
Views: 5137

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)

Cap is full. If you'd still like to register I will open a wait list and am exploring how much more I can reasonably expand.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Sep 29, 2015 11:46 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)
Replies: 9
Views: 5137

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)

Three spots remaining under the current cap. I hope to increase to 20 teams if there is interest, but beyond that I reserve the right to prioritize teams who bring capable staff.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Thu Sep 03, 2015 9:47 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

The addition of Bolton HS gives us our first out of state school!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Sep 01, 2015 10:31 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)
Replies: 9
Views: 5137

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)

Michigan brings us up to double digits meaning we will be using the auditorium for our morning meeting/awards. I am upping the cap to 18 teams.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Aug 26, 2015 9:53 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

The addition of Clayton HS puts our field at half full! Still plenty of space available!
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Aug 25, 2015 11:55 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)
Replies: 9
Views: 5137

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)

Also game play will be conducted in Eads Hall as in previous years. If we have a sizable amount of teams/participants like last year, we will congregate for registration and awards in January 110, located next to Eads in the southwest corner of the Brookings Quadrangle.
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Tue Aug 25, 2015 11:54 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)
Replies: 9
Views: 5137

Re: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)

Field (21/24 teams as of 10/21/2015) Western Kentucky University (2 teams, 1 buzzer) WUSTL house team (1 team, 2 buzzers) Illinois (2 teams, 3 buzzers) Louisville (1 team, 2 buzzers) Northern Illinois (2 teams, 2 buzzers) Oklahoma (1 team) Michigan (2 teams) SEMO (2 teams, 1 buzzer) Norte Dame (1 te...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Thu Aug 06, 2015 12:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

Re: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Loui

Field (48/48 as of 2/10/16) Tuscumbia (ss) (1 team, 2 buzzers, 1 staff) Hannibal (2 teams) Hallsville (ss) (2 teams, 2 buzzers, 1 staff) Oakville (2 teams, 1 buzzer, 3 staff) Orchard Farm (ss) (1 team, 1 buzzer, 1 staff) CBC (2 teams) Webster Groves (2 teams) Washington (2 teams, 3 buzzers, at least...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Mon Jul 27, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO
Replies: 20
Views: 6799

WUHSAC XVIII (BHSAT Mirror), February 13, 2016, St. Louis MO

The Washington University Academic Team is excited to announce the eighteenth annual WUHSAC, to be held at Washington University in St. Louis on Saturday, February 13th, 2016. This is as in the previous three years, President's Day Weekend, which (weather permitting) is an ideal way to use the holid...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Jul 18, 2015 1:32 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: TrashMasters Mirror at WUSTL (7/11/15, after NASAT)
Replies: 12
Views: 4438

Re: TrashMasters Mirror at WUSTL (7/11/15, after NASAT)

Excuses excuses. Let's discuss what actually happened shall we? Mr. Rollins proffered a set. Said set would be mirrored. Jacob took him up on it. Rollins failed on all conceivable levels and now says that the WUSTL folk can quote "bite my crank". I mean that is just class right there. Why even bothe...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Jul 12, 2015 11:19 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: TrashMasters Mirror at WUSTL (7/11/15, after NASAT)
Replies: 12
Views: 4438

Re: TrashMasters Mirror at WUSTL (7/11/15, after NASAT)

We just ended up doing a shootout on this after a couple of teams withdrew in the past 24 hours. I believe Sean Phillips and Mike Sorice were first and second in the shootout. Saying we did the shootout because teams withdrew is disingenuous at best. We did the shootout because we only received 5 p...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Wed Jun 03, 2015 8:47 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)
Replies: 9
Views: 5137

Penn Bowl Mirror (Lower Midwest @WUSTL-October 24, 2015)

Greetings! I'm Sean Phillips and for the fourth year in a row I am pleased to announce that Washington University in St. Louis will be hosting a mirror of Penn Bowl, this year on October 24, 2015. For information on the packet distribution/intended difficulty level I refer you to this post: http://w...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sun Feb 15, 2015 9:19 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVII, February 14, 2015 (BHSAT set), St. Louis, MO
Replies: 19
Views: 6694

Re: WUHSAC XVII, February 14, 2015 (BHSAT set), St. Louis, M

I want to thank my amazing crew for executing yesterday's event. They really rocked. Special shout outs to Jeff Hill, Charles Hang, Richard Yu, and Gordon Arsenoff! Each did stuff above and beyond! It was a great pleasure and an honor to host this event and the teams definitely helped make that so, ...
by Jeremy Gibbs Paradox
Sat Feb 14, 2015 8:58 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: WUHSAC XVII, February 14, 2015 (BHSAT set), St. Louis, MO
Replies: 19
Views: 6694

Re: WUHSAC XVII, February 14, 2015 (BHSAT set), St. Louis, M

Playoffs, Superplayoffs and finals combined:

http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... rplayoffs/

Congratulations to Hallsville A for winning WUHSAC XVII with a 500-160 win over Savannah in the final! Helias A takes third place overcoming Hannibal in a tiebreak.

More to come!