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by Smuttynose Island
Sun Nov 03, 2013 6:39 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)
Replies: 37
Views: 14005

Re: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)

UMD B won the tournament as well as the UG title.
UNC A finished second in both the main field and the UG field. They were the highest placing DII team
Delaware A finished second in the DII field.
by Smuttynose Island
Sat Nov 02, 2013 7:26 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)
Replies: 37
Views: 14005

Re: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)

After several drops we are down to 21 teams.
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Oct 30, 2013 1:37 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)
Replies: 37
Views: 14005

Re: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)

Golran wrote:Where on the campus is this taking place, where should we park, and at what time should we be there?
Teams need to be in New Cabell 291 by 9am on November 3, 2013. Expect an email with further information later today.
by Smuttynose Island
Mon Oct 14, 2013 5:38 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)
Replies: 37
Views: 14005

Re: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)

With a total of 24 teams officially registered for this tournament, I am temporarily closing registration until I can make sure that we have enough staffers to expand. Any further registrations will simply result in a team being added to the waitlist.
by Smuttynose Island
Mon Oct 07, 2013 3:48 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)
Replies: 37
Views: 14005

Re: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)

Would it be possible to move this tournament back to the next Saturday? I think Saturdays are a bit more convenient for some people...it's also the last two days of Princeton's fall break so if it were moved back we would definitely attend. Unfortunately, moving the tournament again to a different ...
by Smuttynose Island
Fri Sep 27, 2013 2:36 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)
Replies: 37
Views: 14005

Re: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA

After some discussion, we have decided to move the date of this tournament to 11/3/2013. We apologize for the inconvenience that this move may cause for certain teams. An email will be sent out within 24 hours to all registered teams informing them of this change.
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Sep 25, 2013 12:22 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations LASA A!!!!! - 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll
Replies: 7
Views: 3998

Re: Congratulations LASA A!!!!! - 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll

MorganV wrote:It doesn't affect the placement, but you mistakenly gave my vote for Rockford Auburn (IL) to... another Rockford Auburn (IL) at the bottom of the list.
This has been fixed.
by Smuttynose Island
Tue Sep 24, 2013 12:23 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations LASA A!!!!! - 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll
Replies: 7
Views: 3998

Re: 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll

Christ, I Know wrote:Any update on this?
I was waiting on hearing back from some people. Results are currently being tallied. I apologize for the delay.

*I discovered something else that needed clarification. Since all other results are tallied, expect a much delayed pre-season poll to come out later today.
by Smuttynose Island
Tue Sep 24, 2013 12:18 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)
Replies: 37
Views: 14005

Re: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA

I have updated the field with a list of teams that have told me, via email, that they are attending this mirror of ACF Fall. If your team is not listed and you have filled out ACF's registration form, then I suggest that you email me so that I too know that you are coming. Additionally, due to an ov...
by Smuttynose Island
Sun Sep 15, 2013 11:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations LASA A!!!!! - 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll
Replies: 7
Views: 3998

Re: 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll

Voting for this is now closed. I will post the results by Saturday.
by Smuttynose Island
Thu Sep 05, 2013 11:34 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations LASA A!!!!! - 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll
Replies: 7
Views: 3998

Re: 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll

In the interest of receiving more ballots, I am extending the deadline by one week. Ballots are now due on September 14th, 2013.
by Smuttynose Island
Thu Sep 05, 2013 1:09 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2014 NASAT: June 14-15 at Ohio State
Replies: 46
Views: 56473

2014 NASAT: June 14-15 at Ohio State

High School Academic Pyramid Questions announces that it will be holding the fifth HSAPQ National All-Star Academic Tournament on June 14-15, 2014 at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. The tournament will convene at 8:30 AM on Saturday, June 14 and run until about 6 PM, then conclude from ...
by Smuttynose Island
Fri Aug 23, 2013 12:21 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations LASA A!!!!! - 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll
Replies: 7
Views: 3998

Congratulations LASA A!!!!! - 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll

LASA A from Texas is ranked number one in the 2013-2014 HSQB Pre-Season Poll. LASA A received 9 out of 12 possible first place votes. St. John's (TX), Bellarmine (CA), Dorman A (SC), and IMSA A (IL) complete, in that order, the top 5 of this year's pre-season poll. St. John's received two first plac...
by Smuttynose Island
Fri Aug 09, 2013 3:48 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)
Replies: 37
Views: 14005

Re: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA

And we have our first registration, with VCU registering two teams. We look forward to more teams signing up for the Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall mirror in the coming months!
by Smuttynose Island
Sun Aug 04, 2013 12:22 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Who wrote what
Replies: 32
Views: 3737

Re: Who wrote what

I'd like to thank Eric Mukherjee and Saul Hankin for submitting TUs on the 8888 Uprising and intifadas, respectively.
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Jul 31, 2013 1:57 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: VCU Open Playtesting
Replies: 14
Views: 4135

Re: VCU Open Playtesting

I'd like to playtest some of the history for this tournament starting at 10 pm EST on July 31, 2013. I will be using the same channel as Cody.
by Smuttynose Island
Tue Jul 09, 2013 5:00 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)
Replies: 37
Views: 14005

2013 Mid-Atlantic ACF Fall Mirror - UVA (11/3/13)

Registration is temporarily closed. You may still sign up to be on the waitlist What? - UVA's Mid-Atlantic Mirror of ACF Fall When? - November 3, 2013 Where? - UVA, Charlottesville, VA To register please email me at dgh4bp[AT}virginia[dot]edu. Please include how many teams you are bringing and what...
by Smuttynose Island
Mon Jul 08, 2013 10:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations Ladue!! - Post-Nationals HSQB 2012-2013 Poll
Replies: 2
Views: 1995

Re: Post-Nationals HSQB 2012-2013 Poll

Results have been compiled. Unfortunately, I do not have internet access at the moment. Once my access to the internet has been restored, I will post the results. I apologize for the delay and appreciate everyone's patience.
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Jun 26, 2013 11:04 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Urgent Call for Unity (July 21, 2013)
Replies: 121
Views: 26808

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Urgent Call for Unity (July 21, 2013)

I'm still looking for a teammate for this. If anyone out there wants to play this tournament, but doesn't have a partner, then let me know.

EDIT: Or if you are on a two-person team and don't mind playing with a third person.
by Smuttynose Island
Fri Jun 21, 2013 9:13 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations Ladue!! - Post-Nationals HSQB 2012-2013 Poll
Replies: 2
Views: 1995

Congratulations Ladue!! - Post-Nationals HSQB 2012-2013 Poll

Ladue Horton Watkins HS from Missouri is your 2012-2013 Post-Nationals Poll Number One! With 12 of the possible 15 first place votes, Ladue beat out LASA A from TX for the first place spot. LASA A recieved the other 3 first places votes. Rounding out the top five were Loyola A from Illinois, Dorman ...
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Jun 19, 2013 8:05 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State
Replies: 46
Views: 17309

Re: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State

Euler's Constant wrote:Could someone change my name in the stats from Nichoals to Nicholas? Thanks.
Sure, but give me a day or so. Speaking of fixing stats, if you find any errors please let me know via PM or by emailing me at dgh4bp[at]virginia[dot]edu
by Smuttynose Island
Sun Jun 16, 2013 12:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2013 NASAT Set & Tournament Discussion
Replies: 57
Views: 11911

2013 NASAT Set & Tournament Discussion

Post your comments about the 2013 NASAT Set & Tournament in this thread.
by Smuttynose Island
Sun Jun 16, 2013 8:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State
Replies: 46
Views: 17309

Re: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State

NASAT games will be broadcast live today at the following URLs. Unfortunately, an issue on UStreams side prohibits the viewing of games on laptops. It will be possible to follow each game on your phone though. Room 202: http://ustre.am/LEfJ Room 204: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/nasat-2013---room-2...
by Smuttynose Island
Sat Jun 15, 2013 6:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State
Replies: 46
Views: 17309

Re: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State

California won the tiebreaker against Michigan and are now the fourth seed in the top playoff bracket. Full Prelim stats can be found here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/1432/stats/prelims/ Final Prelim Placement: Top Bracket 1. Missouri 2. Texas 3. Ohio 4. California Second Bracket 5. Mi...
by Smuttynose Island
Sat Jun 15, 2013 12:09 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State
Replies: 46
Views: 17309

Re: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State

Is there a link to the schedule that lists which teams are playing in which rooms? Yes, the schedule can be found https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=gmail&attid=0.3&thid=13f4027f964703c4&mt=application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document&url=https://mail.google.com/mail/...
by Smuttynose Island
Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:36 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State
Replies: 46
Views: 17309

Re: 2013 NASAT: June 15-16 at Ohio State

NASAT is currently underway. Livestream Links can be found below: Room 202: http://ustre.am/LEfJ Room 209: http://ustre.am/10jmX Room 206: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/nasat-2013---room-206-2 Room 204: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/nasat-2013---room-204 Room 211: http://ustre.am/10jnn Room 212: htt...
by Smuttynose Island
Sun Jun 09, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2013 NSC: Congratulations, Ladue!
Replies: 78
Views: 51901

Re: 2013 NSC: June 8-9 at University of Maryland, College Park

A slightly delayed liveblog of the final will be kept here: http://hsquizbowl.org/blog/
by Smuttynose Island
Sun May 26, 2013 8:35 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals 2013 General Discussion
Replies: 56
Views: 12704

Re: ACF Regionals 2013 General Discussion

The Two Hearts of Kwasi Boachi wrote:Is this set going to be posted soon?
Is there some reason why this set still hasn't been posted?
by Smuttynose Island
Sun May 26, 2013 12:38 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ACF Feedback
Replies: 3
Views: 1460

Re: ACF Feedback

You could try sending Jonathan Magin (username: magin) a Private Message asking if they received your questions.
by Smuttynose Island
Fri May 24, 2013 5:38 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations Ladue!!! - 2012-2013 Pre-Nationals HSQB Poll
Replies: 5
Views: 2947

Re: 2012-2013 Pre-Nationals HSQB Poll

Congratulations to Ladue High School from Missouri for being voted the number one High School Quizbowl team in the country in the Pre-Nationals poll. Ladue finished with 8 out of a possible 14 first place votes, and received 6 out of 14 second place votes. Bellarmine from California finished second ...
by Smuttynose Island
Tue May 21, 2013 11:51 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations Ladue!!! - 2012-2013 Pre-Nationals HSQB Poll
Replies: 5
Views: 2947

Re: 2012-2013 Pre-Nationals HSQB Poll

Voting for this is closed. Results will be up before HSNCT.
by Smuttynose Island
Mon May 06, 2013 10:40 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congratulations Ladue!!! - 2012-2013 Pre-Nationals HSQB Poll
Replies: 5
Views: 2947

Congratulations Ladue!!! - 2012-2013 Pre-Nationals HSQB Poll

There will not be a podcast. What? – This poll is meant to rank, in order, the top 25 HS teams in the country before HSNCT starts. It is peer-driven. How? – If you’d like to participate then send me your ballot at waddle2357[AT]gmail[DOT]com. Please format your ballot in such a way that I can easily...
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Apr 17, 2013 3:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Specific Question Discussion
Replies: 34
Views: 6122

Re: Specific Question Discussion

and a question in the first finals match had to be thrown out (something to do with the "tryst with destiny" speech), because it was repeating an earlier bonus. I'm sure that Raynor would be interested in hearing more about this if he hasn't already. A search through the database used to make this ...
by Smuttynose Island
Sat Mar 02, 2013 7:20 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: WIT at UVA on 3/2/13
Replies: 3
Views: 1728

Re: WIT at UVA on 3/2/13

The goods can be found here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/1319 UMD A swept the field, with VCU finishing second and Blair rounding out the top bracket. I'd like to thank Sarah Angelo, Matt Bollinger, and Matt Weiner for helping staff this tournament. I'd also like to thank Eric Xu and Si...
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Feb 27, 2013 12:13 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: WIT at UVA on 3/2/13
Replies: 3
Views: 1728

Re: WIT at UVA on 3/2/13

Registration for this tournament is now pretty much closed. If you really want to play this, then get in touch with me as soon as possible. Registered teams should expect an email with more details in their inboxes by tomorrow.
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Feb 13, 2013 12:50 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Hey, spoiler warning?
Replies: 22
Views: 5913

Re: Hey, spoiler warning?

Questions should aim for conversion by the people who actually know their stuff. They do! That's the whole point of writing a pyramidal TU. That way, people who know more about a work are more likely to get the TU (although this doesn't mean that the person with more knowledge is guaranteed to get ...
by Smuttynose Island
Thu Feb 07, 2013 11:33 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: WIT at UVA on 3/2/13
Replies: 3
Views: 1728

Re: WIT at UVA on 3/2/13

Field (teams, buzzers, staffers, packet):
Montgomery Blair (1,1,0)
George Mason (1,1,0,+$25)
VCU (1,3-4,1,-$50)
UMD (2, 1, 0, +$0)
House (1, 0, 0, +$0)

Total: (6,5-6,1)
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Feb 06, 2013 3:54 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Let's Talk About Science History
Replies: 44
Views: 8562

Re: Let's Talk About Science History

Cheynem wrote:That wasn't the consensus at all!
Eric Mukherjee can't handle the truth so he substitutes it with his own.
by Smuttynose Island
Wed Feb 06, 2013 9:00 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT Region 3 SCT - University of Delaware (2/9/13)
Replies: 69
Views: 23548

Re: NAQT Region 3 SCT - University of Delaware (2/9/13)

18 rounds of UVA vs Penn vs Maryland on the Knot go go go I volunteer to read for this. Did somebody drop? I'm only seeing 10 D1 teams today, which would simplify matters. Both Alex and I think we can do extra rounds. What exactly that will look like can get finalized after the field size settles. ...
by Smuttynose Island
Sat Jan 26, 2013 9:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congrats Ladue!!!! - Mid-Season HSQB Top 25 Poll
Replies: 34
Views: 31139

Re: Congrats Ladue!!!! - Mid-Season HSQB Top 25 Poll

Also: people completely omitting Bellarmine, Loyola, Cistercian is pretty ridiculous. Although I don't necesarily agree with the decision, I can certainly understand why someone would leave Bellarmine off their ballot. Obviously leaving Loyola and/or Cistercian off a ballot is much less understanda...
by Smuttynose Island
Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:04 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: WIT at UVA on 3/2/13
Replies: 3
Views: 1728

WIT at UVA on 3/2/13

UVA will host a mirror of the Western Invitational Tournament, a regular difficulty packet-submission tournament edited by members of the OSU and Berkeley teams, along with Auroni Gupta, on Saturday, March 2, 2013. Registration will run from 8:30-9:00, and games will start immediately thereafter. Fe...
by Smuttynose Island
Sat Jan 19, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congrats Ladue!!!! - Mid-Season HSQB Top 25 Poll
Replies: 34
Views: 31139

Re: Mid-Season HSQB Top 25 Poll

I am almost ready to posts the results for this, but I am waiting on someone to get back to me about a repeat on their ballot.
by Smuttynose Island
Mon Jan 14, 2013 9:57 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Congrats Ladue!!!! - Mid-Season HSQB Top 25 Poll
Replies: 34
Views: 31139

Re: Mid-Season HSQB Top 25 Poll

Remember that today is the last day that ballots for this will be accepted.