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by Self-incompatibility in plants
Thu Feb 18, 2010 7:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware 09-10
Replies: 93
Views: 11289

Re: Delaware 09-10

Heh, we actually will now have 5 teams. Sorry about the confusion.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Tue Feb 16, 2010 10:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware 09-10
Replies: 93
Views: 11289

Re: Delaware 09-10

We would like to try 4 rounds before lunch. Why shouldn't we be able to do that? Do we have enough qualified moderators? Are people coming from UD to help like we expected? How about four rounds before lunch, and we can do a partial round robin. That way the schedules can be diversified at least a ...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:38 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: T-Party Discussion Forum
Replies: 20
Views: 2771

Re: T-Party Discussion Forum

Played it at the VCU site.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Thu Feb 11, 2010 5:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament RESCHEDULED (3/7/10)
Replies: 191
Views: 27161

Re: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament RESCHEDULED (3/7/10)

Alright everybody, here we go: This is the official re-announcemnt of ZIGZAG, to be held at Gonzaga College High School on Sunday, March 7th, 2010. Pretty much all relevant information stays the same. Please make sure you re-register, using the same method as before: email me with any questions, bu...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sun Feb 07, 2010 6:06 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: '09-10 HS Midseason Poll - Congratulations State College!
Replies: 137
Views: 17740

Re: '09-10 HS Midseason Poll - Congratulations State College!

Hope to see you soon---there's still time for Prison Bowl, you know---Lily has been waiting for weeks to get the field to 24. Care to come up our way for waht promises to be a great tournament? I bet Lily would love for 3 more teams to come---so, why not CR---or some other gifted team reading this ...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Wed Feb 03, 2010 11:35 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament RESCHEDULED (3/7/10)
Replies: 191
Views: 27161

Re: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament (2/6/10) at Gonzaga (DC)

Dave Breger wrote:I too vote Feb. 21st.
Let me just throw it out there that February 21st isn't the best date for Caesar Rodney...

March 21st works great though!
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Tue Feb 02, 2010 8:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NAQT Qualifiers around DC
Replies: 21
Views: 1807

Re: NAQT Qualifiers around DC

There aren't any in the works as far as I know. You could go down to Williamsburg on the 13th. As for the ones in Delaware: One of them is a state championship, so Marylanders wouldn't be able to play. The other one, Blue Hen, is going to be using some bizarre format. I think you might be able to a...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Tue Feb 02, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament RESCHEDULED (3/7/10)
Replies: 191
Views: 27161

Re: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament (2/6/10) at Gonzaga (DC)

What's going on March 27th? Sundays are an option, as well, but i don't know if we (personally) can do two tournaments in two days, considering the driving that'll take us. I can tell you right now that we will have issues if February 20th and 21st eaten up by tournaments, since 3/4 of our A team w...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Tue Feb 02, 2010 8:39 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament RESCHEDULED (3/7/10)
Replies: 191
Views: 27161

Re: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament (2/6/10) at Gonzaga (DC)

I think we painfully realized that virtually every Saturday is flawed while discussing rescheduling for the TJ tournament. Most Sundays are still open though, I think. Are you guys adverse to hosting the tournament on a Sunday? Edit: If Saturday, February 13th is taken, how about Sunday, February 14...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sat Jan 30, 2010 8:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NAREN at TJ (1/30/10)
Replies: 105
Views: 116224

Re: NAREN at TJ (1/30/10)

March 20th is the Blue Hen tournament at UD, so we couldn't make it that date either. Would doing it on the same say as the mirror on March 27th work? According to the date claim topic, UVA is planning to host the VA State Championship that day, which TJ will likely be attending. Gah! What about ea...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sat Jan 30, 2010 7:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NAREN at TJ (1/30/10)
Replies: 105
Views: 116224

Re: NAREN at TJ (1/30/10)

March 20th is the Blue Hen tournament at UD, so we couldn't make it that date either. Would doing it on the same say as the mirror on March 27th work?
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sat Jan 30, 2010 6:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NAREN at TJ (1/30/10)
Replies: 105
Views: 116224

Re: NAREN at TJ (1/30/10)

I liked the set so far, but unfortunately I won't be able to play on it (Curse you, Mac McGarry!). 2 hour round trip to beat GDS C and play half a game against a house team is not how envisioned this going down. But oh well. Good luck on the 20th. I think we're going to send a team to this but I'm ...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Tue Jan 26, 2010 3:51 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NAREN at TJ (1/30/10)
Replies: 105
Views: 116224

Re: NAREN at TJ (1/30/10)

Snow is certainly coming, it's just a matter of how much. A lot of Maryland/Virginia teams should have no problem coming, but it's going to be tough for us, as i said, having to rely on a lot of two-lane roads in Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland before the Bay Bridge. Having talked to my ...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:43 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware 09-10
Replies: 93
Views: 11289

Re: Delaware 09-10

Dr. Isaac Yankem, DDS wrote:
I've got about 20 kids (maybe more!) excited for this one.
lol, it will be interesting to see how many actually make it, but I hope they all do... I'm just doubtful is all.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Thu Jan 14, 2010 8:06 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware 09-10
Replies: 93
Views: 11289

Re: Delaware 09-10

Could people check this for accuracy, etc. http://www.charterschool.org/clubs/academicbowl/statesinfo.php I will send it out by next Monday to coaches. Addendum: Is everyone good with using set 92? Close tournaments using the set are the William and Mary event on 2/13 and Pittsburgh on 3/20. That l...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sun Jan 10, 2010 2:01 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Spring Offensive at HSNCT (5/29/2010)
Replies: 217
Views: 78020

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Spring Offensive at HSNCT (5/29/2010)

I'm looking forward to maybe playing this.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sat Jan 09, 2010 1:57 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: VCU Spring Semester Tournament III -- January 23, 2010
Replies: 47
Views: 11202

Re: VCU Spring Semester Tournament III -- January 23, 2010

Could we get a quick field update please? Caesar Rodney is really looking at going to this, but the field in attendance at this tournament is a big factor we would like to look at.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Wed Jan 06, 2010 10:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware 09-10
Replies: 93
Views: 11289

Re: Delaware 09-10

My advisor is going to talk to our administration about the possibility of having the tourney at Mount; I should have a firmer yes/no before next Friday. Mathcomp... I don't want to start a massive Internet fight, but I feel that we should play with these tossups included. This is the NAQT state ch...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Tue Jan 05, 2010 9:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: VCU Spring Semester Tournament III -- January 23, 2010
Replies: 47
Views: 11202

Re: VCU Spring Semester Tournament III -- January 23, 2010

If our state tournament doesn't end up on this day, Caesar Rodney might be interesting in going. We shall see.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Fri Jan 01, 2010 4:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: DWI - University of Delaware - 03/06/2010
Replies: 54
Views: 8251

Re: DWI - University of Delaware - 03/06/2010

If this date is free for us, Caesar Rodney would be very interested in attending this if the MUT set was mirrored.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Fri Dec 18, 2009 7:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware 09-10
Replies: 93
Views: 11289

Re: Delaware 09-10

Oh! This is pretty much directed to Mr. Tressler, but at some point, I would like to have a discussion about what is going to happen with the DE NASAT team (assuming we will be having one, that is).
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Fri Dec 18, 2009 7:38 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware 09-10
Replies: 93
Views: 11289

Re: Delaware 09-10

Also, I just want to emphasize that Charter A is sooooooo much better than we are, and I sadly don't see that changing anytime soon.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Fri Dec 18, 2009 7:22 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware 09-10
Replies: 93
Views: 11289

Re: Delaware 09-10

More analysis from me when I get back home tonight, but I just want to say that there is no way our B team is better than Charter D, or even Charter E, or maybe even Charter F. Charter's teams in the JV bracket both had excellent bonus conversions, better than the B team's conversion rates, and thos...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Thu Dec 17, 2009 7:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Camps
Replies: 11
Views: 2588

Re: Quizbowl Camps

Thanks for the input everyone! I'm so glad coaches urged me to come to this board. I've learned so much! You'll see many more questions posted from me in the coming days as I try to navigate through this sometimes confusing, acronym-laden world of quizbowl...that at my school until this year, had b...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Mon Nov 30, 2009 8:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Prison Bowl III at Hunter HS (NYC) - 2/27/10
Replies: 135
Views: 128553

Re: Prison Bowl III at Hunter HS (NYC) - 2/27/10

It is very possible that CR will now be attending this tournament.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Mon Nov 30, 2009 8:28 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: VCU Season Finale Tournament IV -- April 24, 2010
Replies: 58
Views: 85441

Re: VCU Season Finale Tournament IV -- April 3, 2010

The issue isn't necessarily the observance of Holy Saturday, as much as it is traveling to various destinations for Easter. I know I will be traveling to go see family on Saturday, and I think other people on my team are as well. Despite wanting to attend this tournament, I really can't find a way t...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:15 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament RESCHEDULED (3/7/10)
Replies: 191
Views: 27161

Re: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament (2/6/10) at Gonzaga (DC)

Go ahead an put us down for one team, one buzzer set, and one moderator. I suppose there is a chance we could bring another team, but it's very unlikely.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sun Nov 15, 2009 4:48 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament RESCHEDULED (3/7/10)
Replies: 191
Views: 27161

Re: Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament (2/6/10) at Gonzaga (DC)

Btw, we will be making this tournament with one buzzer set, and one moderator. So you can put us down as being registered.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Caesar Rodney Rider Bowl (April 17th, 2010)
Replies: 105
Views: 25908

Re: Caesar Rodney Rider Bowl (April 17th, 2010)

Trey, You will be happy to learn, if you have not noticed on these boards already, that Princeton & Rutgers will host the NJ NAQT STATES on February 13th, so it no longer conflicts with the CRRB. I am sorry to hear that Virginia schools will now not be able to come because of the change in question...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Tue Nov 10, 2009 11:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Caesar Rodney Rider Bowl (April 17th, 2010)
Replies: 105
Views: 25908

Re: Caesar Rodney Rider Bowl (April 17th, 2010)

So, having had a series of emails with Matt Weiner, it seems likely that we will be using a set of reformatted HSAPQ produced VHSL questions. This would seem to destroy your desire to have TJ (and all other Virginia teams) attend your tournament. I'd expect, however, that we're talking about a smal...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Tue Nov 10, 2009 1:11 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: A New Novice Tournament?
Replies: 16
Views: 3025

Re: A New Novice Tournament?

I just want to voice that I really like this idea, and that I truly look forward to another chance to compete in a college novice tournament this year after I missed EFT and ACF Fall. That is of course, if high schoolers are even allowed to compete in this. Regardless though, I hope everything works...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sat Nov 07, 2009 12:29 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Caesar Rodney Rider Bowl (April 17th, 2010)
Replies: 105
Views: 25908

Re: Caesar Rodney Rider Bowl (April 17th, 2010)

It seems like things with the NJ State Championship date4 conflict is going to be worked out so that the tournament will not be on April 17th, meaning the the date of CRRB will almost certainly remain on the 17th. However, if things remain desperate and the date of the NJ tournament is still in jeop...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Fri Nov 06, 2009 12:30 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NEW JERSEY NAQT STATE CHAMPIONSHIP APRIL 17, 2010??????
Replies: 16
Views: 2071

Re: NEW JERSEY NAQT STATE CHAMPIONSHIP APRIL 17, 2010?

Edward Powers wrote:I know---hence I edited my post in order to try to persuade the hosts tp re-consider the date, for SJHS and SHP both committed early on to your Rider Bowl and so I hope the hosts have been given enough lead-time to avoid a conflict with the CRRB.
Okay. Thanks, Mr. Powers. That is all we can ask.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Fri Nov 06, 2009 12:21 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NEW JERSEY NAQT STATE CHAMPIONSHIP APRIL 17, 2010??????
Replies: 16
Views: 2071

Re: NEW JERSEY NAQT STATE CHAMPIONSHIP APRIL 17, 2010?

Man, this is really unfortunate. Are Princeton and Rutgers not going to ACF Nats this year?
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sat Oct 31, 2009 6:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT
Replies: 127
Views: 21989

Re: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT

Also, I don't think there are enough teams in the West to justify nationals being on the West Coast.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sat Oct 31, 2009 6:40 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT
Replies: 127
Views: 21989

Re: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT

I've had different events at Nashville, and that city always seems to work out well for the conferences I've attended. I've also had another similar event in Dallas, which was a great city for a conference/convention. If I recall correctly, the public transportation system was amazing. I think the p...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Mon Oct 19, 2009 11:24 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Thoughts on HSAPQ's Place in the High School Market
Replies: 45
Views: 13335

Re: Thoughts on HSAPQ's Place in the High School Market

While I now worry about whether or not we can still use HSAPQ for our tournament at CR in the spring, I really do believe that all of these steps were highly necessary, and I have now had my faith restored in HSAPQ. Thank you, Matt and the rest of HSAPQ, for taking these imperative steps to ensure t...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Mon Oct 19, 2009 9:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Collaborative Middle School Tournament: Writer Signup
Replies: 28
Views: 5128

Re: Collaborative Middle School Tournament: Writer Signup

I will commit to being a regular writer. 10/10 seems more than doable.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Mon Oct 19, 2009 7:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Proposing: Collaborative Middle School Tournament
Replies: 45
Views: 5904

Re: Proposing: Collaborative Middle School Tournament

I'd be more than willing to help out with this in any facet possible, most likely with writing questions. Just get in contact with me some time.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sun Oct 18, 2009 2:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: TJIAT (10/17/09)
Replies: 140
Views: 34553

Re: TJIAT (10/17/09)

Against Elizabeth Seton, Thomas from Charlottesville B answered 30 questions? That has to be a record of some sort!
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sun Oct 18, 2009 2:13 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: TJIAT (10/17/09)
Replies: 140
Views: 34553

Re: TJIAT (10/17/09)

MoCity02 wrote:
BGSO wrote:St. Anselms

10 Caesar Rodney W 315 135 20 15.75 3 295 98.33


That doesn't seem right
What you've never 100'd a bonus before?
It was impressive to see, to say the least...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Wed Oct 14, 2009 9:42 pm
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: Quizbowl basics handout for newcomers
Replies: 6
Views: 13808

Re: Quizbowl basics handout for newcomers

I think some kids at CR might be getting this at our next practice. Thanks a lot, Lily, this is great!
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sat Oct 03, 2009 10:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Princeton High School Academic Tournament 10/03/09- Results
Replies: 54
Views: 16337

Re: Princeton High School Academic Tournament 10/03/09- Results

Wow. Congrats in order for Charter. Nice job. The skill and talent of that school/program never cease to amaze me.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Mon Sep 28, 2009 10:17 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: TJIAT (10/17/09)
Replies: 140
Views: 34553

Re: TJIAT (10/17/09)

CR would like to register only one team, not two. Thanks.
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Sat Sep 26, 2009 8:21 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Maryland Fall Tournament (9/26/09)
Replies: 140
Views: 23721

Re: Maryland Fall Tournament (9/26/09)

questions (while horribly edited and with many typos) were largely great What in the world does this mean? That there were many typos, and more specifically, a ton of repeats in the bonuses. Edit: let me add though, that I still really liked this set, and thought that the quality was great of the q...
by Self-incompatibility in plants
Tue Sep 22, 2009 7:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware 09-10
Replies: 93
Views: 11289

Re: Delaware 09-10

Now that there's an actual discussion going on: When would you guys like the DE State Championship to be? With Comcast gone, we could do it in February. The only things on my calendar at this time are: 1/30 I want to play in Penn Bowl with some of my seniors 2/6 there is a small chance we'll go to ...