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by mastaloo
Mon Oct 08, 2012 12:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE
Replies: 23
Views: 11015

Re: MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE

Remember, we still need an official registration with the above information as well as an emergency contact number sent to [email protected].
by mastaloo
Mon Oct 08, 2012 12:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NY/NJ Date Claims 2012-2013
Replies: 107
Views: 614808

Re: NY/NJ Date Claims 2012-2013

Just thought I would post this here, but we're hosting a tournament on October 20th that might be appealing to teams in the South Jersey area who aren't going to LIFT. Here's the link: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewto ... =1&t=13474
by mastaloo
Sat Sep 22, 2012 3:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE
Replies: 23
Views: 11015

Re: MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE

Original post updated with time/location details.
by mastaloo
Tue Sep 18, 2012 11:48 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE
Replies: 23
Views: 11015

Re: MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE

Just a heads up, this tournament is now a platinum certified PACE NSC tournament. That means that the top 25% of teams will earn a spot to go to PACE nationals! Even more incentive to sign up.
by mastaloo
Sun Sep 16, 2012 2:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE
Replies: 23
Views: 11015

Re: MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE

So this is taking place in a little over a month, and we have plenty of field space left! Don't forget to register.
by mastaloo
Mon Aug 27, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: DC/DE/MD/VA Date Claim '12-'13
Replies: 112
Views: 42898

Re: DC/DE/MD/VA Date Claim '12-'13

Just to clarify, we're using IS-124 for the Blue Hen Invitational.
by mastaloo
Mon Aug 27, 2012 6:25 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE
Replies: 23
Views: 11015

MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament - 10/20, Newark DE

The University of Delaware Academic Competition Club is pleased to announce the first MSU/UD Collaborative Tournament, which will take place on Saturday, October 20th at the UD campus in Newark, Delaware. We will be using a house-written set created by both our team and members of the Michigan State...
by mastaloo
Mon Apr 02, 2012 12:14 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: 2012 ICT: question-specific discussion
Replies: 48
Views: 12281

Re: 2012 ICT: question-specific discussion

I forget the exact theme of the bonus, but I congratulate whoever wrote the bonus part on fado music. Never expected that to come up.
by mastaloo
Mon Apr 02, 2012 9:49 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ICT Prediction Thread
Replies: 111
Views: 39570

Re: ICT Prediction Thread

Just to clarify, we brought the same sectionals team plus one player, and I think the 4th player (Matt) really helped us in tight situations, whereas we had lost some of those close games at SCT. And I don't want to sound corny, but I just want to give a shout out to all of the teams in the top brac...
by mastaloo
Tue Mar 20, 2012 11:59 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Delaware State NAQT Championship - CANCELLED
Replies: 18
Views: 3601

Re: Delaware State NAQT Championship - Mt. Pleasant HS, March 31

I'll try to recruit as many people as possible tomorrow at practice, but I have no guarantees as to how many people will go.
by mastaloo
Sun Mar 11, 2012 12:24 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

As to the Caesar Rodney buzzer system being used for a playoff, you should have interrupted the round and asked to switch out the buzzer system if you were ready to leave. Coming in afterwards and berating everybody for using the system is...well, ludicrous. Nobody pays attention to whose buzzer sy...
by mastaloo
Sat Mar 10, 2012 6:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

Summary: GDS A won in an advantaged final over Kony Island (RM), with Charter coming in 3rd and Oakland Mills in 4th. Unfortunately, I don't know when stats will be posted as they need to be reentered. Thanks to everyone for coming, and we hope you enjoyed the tournament!
by mastaloo
Fri Mar 09, 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

This means that the top two teams from each bracket will make the playoffs and then replay their previous game during the playoff round robin. Am I correct in assuming that the prelims games are not counted (that there is no difference between 5-1 and 6-0)? Yeah, we'll just base playoff record on t...
by mastaloo
Fri Mar 09, 2012 4:53 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

Saint Joe's was given a plaque to honor its Championship last year---it never received the traveling trophy. So I assume the trophy is still in the possession of the U of Delaware's quizbowl team. Whoops, that must have been an oversight. I'll look into what happened. As for the schedule, we plan o...
by mastaloo
Sun Mar 04, 2012 1:18 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

I agree with Joe, I wouldn't have a problem with combining teams to maximize the amount of people who can play. Payment would have to be sorted out among the combined team, however.
by mastaloo
Thu Mar 01, 2012 5:52 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

This is unfortunately a bad date for us. Several of my students have reported conflicts, including SAT. This may be the first year we miss both the Delaware (insert season) Open and the Blue Hen. So, it turns out we may be able to do this. Still awaiting one more confirmation. Excellent, just send ...
by mastaloo
Thu Feb 23, 2012 1:41 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

I did, I actually just emailed you 1 minute ago. I was just waiting for a more definite number, I'll go ahead and put you down in the field.
by mastaloo
Thu Feb 23, 2012 1:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

Updated info in the first post. Also, this tournament is happening in 2 weeks, we still have plenty of open space in the field!
by mastaloo
Fri Feb 03, 2012 8:55 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

So this tournament is taking place in nearly a month, and there's still plenty of room in the field! I'm keeping an updated list of registered teams in the first post.
by mastaloo
Sun Dec 18, 2011 1:36 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10
Replies: 44
Views: 10549

Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware - 3/10

The University of Delaware Academic Competition Club is pleased to announce Blue Hen Invitational XIV, which will take place on Saturday, March 10 at the UD campus in Newark, Delaware. We will be using NAQT IS set 115. Fees: First Team: $65 Second Team: $60 Subsequent Teams: $55 Buzzer System -$10/ ...
by mastaloo
Sun Dec 18, 2011 1:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: DC/MD/VA/DE Date Claim '11-'12
Replies: 96
Views: 35511

Re: DC/MD/VA/DE Date Claim '11-'12

Sounds good, my email is [email protected].
by mastaloo
Sat Dec 17, 2011 12:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: DC/MD/VA/DE Date Claim '11-'12
Replies: 96
Views: 35511

Re: DC/MD/VA/DE Date Claim '11-'12

Delaware will officially be hosting the Blue Hen Invitational on 3/10, and we're using IS-115.
by mastaloo
Tue Aug 16, 2011 10:01 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: DC/MD/VA/DE Date Claim '11-'12
Replies: 96
Views: 35511

Re: DC/MD/VA Date Claim '11-'12

I'd tentatively like to claim 3/10 for the Blue Hen tournament at UD. However, we're also looking at 3/17 as a possible date, so I'll try to get a more definite answer soon.
by mastaloo
Mon Aug 15, 2011 8:16 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: VCU Trash Discussion
Replies: 27
Views: 4359

Re: VCU Trash Discussion

Off the top of my head, I can't remember hearing many tossups on internet related things (i.e. memes). I don't play trash enough to know if this is the current trend, and I understand that the answer space is limited, but it would've been nice to hear a few questions on that topic. That being said, ...
by mastaloo
Fri Aug 12, 2011 2:52 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)
Replies: 96
Views: 25735

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)

On a more quizbowl-relevant note, our team would be glad to have a free agent join us if someone randomly shows up tomorrow. I'll give said person a pat on the back if they know any science.
by mastaloo
Fri Aug 12, 2011 7:52 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)
Replies: 96
Views: 25735

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)

For the people who are playing basketball, would any of you be able to give me a ride to the Hampton Inn on Baltimore Ave. afterwards? Or is there a campus shuttle that would drop me off in that area? It seems too far to walk from campus.

EDIT: Hotel fail.
by mastaloo
Thu Aug 11, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)
Replies: 96
Views: 25735

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)

Saturday or Sunday? I might be able to play Saturday.
by mastaloo
Thu Aug 04, 2011 11:10 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)
Replies: 96
Views: 25735

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)

Thanks, just checking. The edit threw me off.
by mastaloo
Thu Aug 04, 2011 10:59 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)
Replies: 96
Views: 25735

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)

Neeraj Vijay and I are tentatively interested in attending both days. We're still waiting to hear from a few other people before we make a final decision. At this point, it would be far preferable if you joined up with an existing [currently registered] team that is short handed (for VCU Open; you'...
by mastaloo
Wed Aug 03, 2011 9:57 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU OPEN TRASH (8/14)
Replies: 43
Views: 11926

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU OPEN TRASH (8/14)

Bill Tressler, Neeraj Vijay, Roger Craig, and I will be bringing a team.
by mastaloo
Wed Aug 03, 2011 9:42 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)
Replies: 96
Views: 25735

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)

Great, then Neeraj, Bill Tressler, and I will be going to both tournaments.
by mastaloo
Wed Aug 03, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)
Replies: 96
Views: 25735

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: VCU Open 2011 (08/13-08/14)

Neeraj Vijay and I are tentatively interested in attending both days. We're still waiting to hear from a few other people before we make a final decision.
by mastaloo
Sat Mar 26, 2011 10:01 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

I'm sorry I don't have stats, but just to clarify the final results, St. Joe's beat Charter A in the final. Thanks to everyone for coming out today and we hope that everyone had a good time.
by mastaloo
Tue Mar 22, 2011 12:52 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

We have a little more than 10 spots still open, so if anyone is still interested in attending make sure to get your reservations in soon.
by mastaloo
Tue Mar 15, 2011 12:55 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

I imagine we will, I don't see why not.
by mastaloo
Mon Mar 14, 2011 5:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

This tournament's happening soon, so those who still want to attend should get their registrations in.
by mastaloo
Sat Mar 12, 2011 9:00 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11
Replies: 21
Views: 4611

Re: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11

Preliminary results: in a thrilling quadruple round robin, Weiner and friends won with an 11-1 record; full stats should be posted soon. Thanks to everyone who played today!
by mastaloo
Mon Mar 07, 2011 2:33 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11
Replies: 21
Views: 4611

Re: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11

Again, just a final call for anyone who wants to play, it'd be great if there were a few more teams in the field. We'll probably field a house a team just to boost that number.
by mastaloo
Thu Mar 03, 2011 11:34 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Minnesota Undergraduate Mirror (3/19/11) at Maryland
Replies: 15
Views: 5365

Re: Minnesota Undergraduate Mirror (3/19/11) at Maryland

Delaware will be sending 1 team for solely MUT.
by mastaloo
Thu Mar 03, 2011 11:04 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11
Replies: 21
Views: 4611

Re: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11

This tournament's happening in a little more than a week, so anyone else who wants to register should do so soon.
by mastaloo
Thu Mar 03, 2011 10:55 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

Location and timing information has been added to the original post.
by mastaloo
Fri Feb 25, 2011 12:34 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11
Replies: 21
Views: 4611

Sack of Antwerp mirror @ U. Delaware, 3/12/11

In response to the cancellation of the mid-Atlantic mirror of Sack of Antwerp, the University of Delaware will now be hosting that mirror on 3/12. The matches will take place in Purnell Hall, with more details to follow regarding scheduling. Prices and discounts will be the same as the main site, so...
by mastaloo
Thu Feb 24, 2011 10:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

In terms of actual location, the tournament will be taking place in Gore Hall and Sharp Lab, which are right next door to each other.
by mastaloo
Thu Feb 17, 2011 11:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

It has now been confirmed that we're using IS-104.
by mastaloo
Fri Feb 11, 2011 2:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

Field update has been added to the original post. Just remember to specify how many buzzers and moderators you will be bringing.
by mastaloo
Sat Feb 05, 2011 1:30 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Re: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

We're probably going to use an NAQT IS set, but I'm not in charge of securing a packet so I can't tell you for sure.
by mastaloo
Fri Feb 04, 2011 4:15 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11
Replies: 30
Views: 8903

Blue Hen Invitational @ University of Delaware, 3/26/11

The University of Delaware Academic Competition Club is pleased to announce Blue Hen Invitational XIII, which will take place on Saturday, March 26 at the UD campus in Newark, Delaware. We will be using NAQT IS set 104. Fees: First Team: $65 Second Team: $60 Subsequent Teams: $55 Buzzer System -$10/...
by mastaloo
Thu Feb 03, 2011 11:56 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: DC/MD/VA Date Claim '10-'11
Replies: 108
Views: 19483

Re: DC/MD/VA Date Claim '10-'11

We would like to run Blue Hen on 3/26. There shouldn't be many, if any, conflicts with VCU's tournament.
by mastaloo
Tue Feb 01, 2011 8:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: DC/MD/VA Date Claim '10-'11
Replies: 108
Views: 19483

Re: DC/MD/VA Date Claim '10-'11

I'm sorry I haven't been able to give a definite date for our tournament. Again, we have winter session right now and nobody is around to discuss details. I'm hoping by this Thursday that we'll have an answer, and we'll just have to go with it at this point.