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This is to announce the 2nd annual UGA Juniorbird Tournament ("No
witty name this year") will be held at the UGA Student Learning
Center on Saturday Oct 15, 2005

This tournament is open to teams and players who meet at least one of the following requirements:

1-A student at a 2yr college/university
2-a student who is a freshmen or sophomore (either by credit hours
or year standing) at a 4yr school
3-a student who has never played at a major regional tournament
(either NAQT or CBI) before Oct 15, 2005
4-a student who had never played Div II at the NAQT National
tournament prior to Oct 15, 2005
5- a student who has never played a quizbowl match of any kind

Fees and other info will follow in a few days.

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Post by UGAQuizdogs »

I forgot to add.....


The packet is IS #52. This packet is being used at the Alabama JC
State Tournament on Oct 22, FYI.
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Fees.....


Base fee: 115
Each additional team: +40

Discounts:

Reader: -5
Buzzer: -5 each (limit 2)

Travel:
0-100 miles: no discount
101-200: -10
200+: -15

New school fee (for those who have never played at the UGA Juniorbird
before (that being back in 2003): $95 for one team (additional team
fee still applies).

If you have money issues, please email and we'll work something out.

[email protected] uga dot edu...

Thanks
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Thus far, the following teams have signed on for the UGA NAQT Juniorbird on Oct 15, 2005:

UGA (2 house teams)
South GA (1 or 2 teams)
Macon St
GA Perimeter (2 teams)
Oxford College (2 or 3 teams)*
Dalton State
North Carolina (1 or 2 teams)*
Shorter College*
Valencia CC (1 or 2 teams)
Southern Virginia Univ*

*Denotes new schools that will play at the Juniorbird for the first time.

There would be at least a single RR with some sort of playoff TBD.

There's still plenty of time to sign up. If you're interested and have been emailing the Bellsouth address given, stop. It's dead. I cant get DSL where I live. Ergo, the new email for the UGA CBAT is

[email protected]

This will be the official email for ALL UGA CBAT events, FYI.

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As of Sep 23, here is a list of the schools and teams that will be attending the UGA NAQT Juniorbird on Oct 15.

-UGA Red/Black/Silver
-NC State Wolf/Pack*
-Dalton State
-Southern Virginia*
-Vanderbilt*
-Duke
-UNC Tar/Heel*
-Valencia Black/Red
-SGA Gold/Black
-Oxford A/B*
-GPC Red/Gold
-Shorter College*
-Macon State
-Georgetown (KY)*

*= first timers to the tournament

It's obvious that some of the team designations will change, esp UNC and NC State- I just did that on the fly. If you wish to rename you teams, please let me know. Otherwise, that's what we'll use.

Format TBD, but expect either timed rounds OR untimed 20/20. Due to the number of teams, there will be balanced (to the best of my ability)divisions with attention paid to multiple school teams and school rivalries. Game format MIGHT be three divisions of 7 with a playoff system of the top eight to twelve (8-12) teams overall. Heck we try to accomodate all the teams in the playoffs if we can work the numbers.

Start time should be around 9am with round 1 at 930 or thereabouts. More on that as we get closer. We hope to be done by around 5pm or so.

Also, it's not too late to sign up. If you're interested, please let me know at [email protected]

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With a week left, I wanted to email everyone about the upcoming UGA Juniorbird tournament:


1- Teams- as it stands today, here are the schools and teams that will be coming to Athens. If the number of teams has changed in ANY way, please email me ASAP so I can make appropriate changes. They are, in no real order:

UGA (4)
South GA (2)
NC State
Dalton St
Macon St.
Duke (2)
Oxford (2)
UNC (2)
UTC
Southern VA
Valencia CC (may still be split into 2 teams- I’ll know by Friday)
GA Perimeter (2)
Wofford
Furman
Vanderbilt
Shorter Coll.

I have recieved checks from GPC and Dalton State. Please remember to make checks payable to Robin Richards.

2- Format. We will be discussing this during the week, but the tournament will be one of two types:

1. untimed 20/20 with three 8 teams divisions* and a 24 team playoff
2. timed NAQT style tournament with three 8 team divisions and a 24 team playoff

**divisions will be balanced as much as possible with attention given to A/B teams and other matters



3- Schedule- Here it is:

8am-9am: Team registration, UGA Student Learning Center (note this is NOT the Tate Center, where some teams took part in the June Hybrid- the SLC is the large building next to the Tate) Room TBA on the main door.
9am-915am- team meeting
915ish- 1st round (of 7)
Before lunch- Optional music round (if we can pull it off). If you want to do one, let me know)
Lunch sometime around noon- expect at least 1hour 15 min
Continue divisional round robin
Music round finals (while we finish stats)
Announcement of teams in brackets
Playoffs until ???? (Building closes at 7pm, but I doubt it will be that late.

If you have any questions, please let me know.
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Here are the results of the UGA Juniorbird Tournament:

To make a long story short (too late):

Vanderbilt beat NC State in a thrilling timed final. NC State nearly caught up to tie Vandy, but lost 350-315.

Here are the team stats, invdividual stats and scores of all the games.

Thanks to all who came,
Robin
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Team W L T Pct PPG PAPG Mrg 15 10 -5 TUH PPTH P/N BH BPts P/B
Vandy 8 0 0 1.000 392.5 137.5 255.0 25 75 15 0 0.00 1.67 100 2090 20.90
UGA Red 8 1 0 0.889 363.3 138.9 224.4 17 76 12 0 0.00 1.42 93 2315 24.89
UGA Silver 8 1 0 0.889 402.8 135.6 267.2 35 66 23 0 0.00 1.52 101 2555 25.30
Duke white 8 1 0 0.889 375.6 166.1 209.4 32 74 13 0 0.00 2.46 106 2225 20.99
Duke Blue 7 2 0 0.778 358.9 185.0 173.9 21 76 16 0 0.00 1.31 97 2235 23.04
NC State 7 2 0 0.778 310.6 174.4 136.1 23 75 15 0 0.00 1.53 98 1775 18.11
UNC Ninja 6 2 0 0.750 354.4 155.6 198.8 18 76 16 0 0.00 1.12 94 1885 20.05
Oxford A 5 4 0 0.556 241.1 201.7 39.4 17 69 16 0 0.00 1.06 86 1305 15.17
Valencia A 5 4 0 0.556 187.8 215.6 -27.8 14 58 20 0 0.00 0.70 72 1000 13.89
UNC Pirate 5 4 0 0.556 182.2 233.9 -51.7 17 51 17 0 0.00 1.00 68 960 14.12
SVU (Southern VA) 5 4 0 0.556 315.6 202.2 113.3 28 58 20 0 0.00 1.40 86 1940 22.56
UTC 4 5 0 0.444 167.8 248.9 -81.1 5 57 19 0 0.00 0.26 62 960 15.48
Valencia B 3 6 0 0.333 100.6 262.8 -162.2 10 36 16 0 0.00 0.62 46 475 10.33
UGA Black 3 6 0 0.333 223.9 240.6 -16.7 17 59 26 0 0.00 0.65 76 1300 17.11
Wofford 3 6 0 0.333 176.7 282.8 -106.1 10 49 8 0 0.00 1.25 59 990 16.78
Shorter 2 7 0 0.222 80.6 296.7 -216.1 4 41 10 0 0.00 0.40 45 305 6.78
Dalton St 1 8 0 0.111 151.7 252.2 -100.6 9 48 14 0 0.00 0.64 57 820 14.39
Oxford B 1 8 0 0.111 85.0 303.9 -218.9 4 33 0 0 0.00 inf 37 375 10.14
GPC Red 0 9 0 0.000 52.8 309.4 -256.7 5 24 20 0 0.00 0.25 29 260 8.97
GPC Gold 0 9 0 0.000 20.6 350.0 -329.4 0 14 8 0 0.00 0.00 14 85 6.07

Player Team GP 15 10 -5 TUH PPTH P/N Pts PPG
Paul Vandy 8.0 18 65 13 0 0.00 1.38 855 106.88
Abhinav Duke white 9.0 24 60 7 0 0.00 3.43 925 102.78
Sara UNC Ninja 8.0 12 45 5 0 0.00 2.40 605 75.62
Sean Valencia A 9.0 11 45 10 0 0.00 1.10 565 62.78
Micheal Duke Blue 9.0 9 40 5 0 0.00 1.80 510 56.67
Noah UGA Red 9.0 10 37 3 0 0.00 3.33 505 56.11
Matt NC State 9.0 10 38 6 0 0.00 1.67 500 55.56
Sri Oxford A 9.0 8 38 10 0 0.00 0.80 450 50.00
Nick UGA Silver 9.0 14 25 4 0 0.00 3.50 440 48.89
Erik SVU 9.0 11 32 11 0 0.00 1.00 430 47.78
Brice UNC Ninja 8.0 6 27 10 0 0.00 0.60 310 38.75
Alex UGA Black 9.0 10 22 9 0 0.00 1.11 325 36.11
Jacob UTC 9.0 4 30 8 0 0.00 0.50 320 35.56
Mark Valencia B 9.0 7 28 14 0 0.00 0.50 315 35.00
Chris UGA Silver 9.0 10 20 7 0 0.00 1.43 315 35.00
Arthur Duke Blue 9.0 7 23 6 0 0.00 1.17 305 33.89
Noah UNC UNC Pirate 9.0 8 20 7 0 0.00 1.14 285 31.67
John SVU 9.0 10 12 1 0 0.00 10.00 265 29.44
Hal Shorter 9.0 2 27 9 0 0.00 0.22 255 28.33
Jon UGA Silver 9.0 9 17 11 0 0.00 0.82 250 27.78
Tejas Wofford 9.0 4 22 7 0 0.00 0.57 245 27.22
Jason Oxford A 9.0 6 18 5 0 0.00 1.20 245 27.22
Leonard Dalton St 7.0 1 17 0 0 0.00 inf 185 26.43
Paul NC State 8.0 8 12 7 0 0.00 1.14 205 25.62
Dalen UNC Pirate 9.0 5 19 7 0 0.00 0.71 230 25.56
Vedhans Wofford 9.0 4 17 1 0 0.00 4.00 225 25.00
Justin NC State 8.0 2 16 0 0 0.00 inf 190 23.75
Ruth UTC 9.0 1 18 0 0 0.00 inf 195 21.67
Alan UGA Black 9.0 3 18 9 0 0.00 0.33 180 20.00
Colleen UGA Red 9.0 3 15 4 0 0.00 0.75 175 19.44
Johnathan UGA Black 9.0 4 15 8 0 0.00 0.50 170 18.89
Corey NC State 3.0 2 3 1 0 0.00 2.00 55 18.33
Kenisha Oxford B 9.0 2 13 0 0 0.00 inf 160 17.78
Zed Duke white 9.0 5 10 4 0 0.00 1.25 155 17.22
Matthew UGA Red 9.0 3 12 3 0 0.00 1.00 150 16.67
Akash Duke Blue 9.0 5 10 5 0 0.00 1.00 150 16.67
Nathan Dalton St 8.0 2 10 0 0 0.00 inf 130 16.25
Meredith Dalton St 4.0 2 8 9 0 0.00 0.22 65 16.25
Julie UNC Pirate 9.0 4 10 3 0 0.00 1.33 145 16.11
Ben Oxford B 9.0 1 13 0 0 0.00 inf 145 16.11
Tyler Vandy 8.0 4 7 1 0 0.00 4.00 125 15.62
Jessie Dalton St 2.0 0 3 0 0 0.00 0.00 30 15.00
Brendon GPC Red 9.0 4 16 18 0 0.00 0.22 130 14.44
Paul UGA Red 9.0 1 12 2 0 0.00 0.50 125 13.89
Brit SVU 9.0 3 11 7 0 0.00 0.43 120 13.33
Charles NC State 6.0 1 6 1 0 0.00 1.00 70 11.67
Alex (Ox A) Oxford A 9.0 1 9 1 0 0.00 1.00 100 11.11
Mich Valencia B 9.0 3 6 2 0 0.00 1.50 95 10.56
Clint Shorter 9.0 1 8 0 0 0.00 inf 95 10.56
Robert Dalton St 6.0 1 6 3 0 0.00 0.33 60 10.00
Michelle Oxford B 9.0 1 7 0 0 0.00 inf 85 9.44
Joe SVU 9.0 4 3 1 0 0.00 4.00 85 9.44
Brad Wofford 7.0 0 6 0 0 0.00 0.00 60 8.57
Felicia Dalton St 9.0 3 4 2 0 0.00 1.50 75 8.33
Anne Duke white 9.0 3 4 2 0 0.00 1.50 75 8.33
Celestia Shorter 9.0 1 6 1 0 0.00 1.00 70 7.78
Jaclyn Valencia A 9.0 2 5 2 0 0.00 1.00 70 7.78
Valerie Oxford A 9.0 2 4 0 0 0.00 inf 70 7.78
Shay Wofford 2.0 1 0 0 0 0.00 inf 15 7.50
Clay UGA Silver 9.0 2 4 1 0 0.00 2.00 65 7.22
Liz Wofford 9.0 1 4 0 0 0.00 inf 55 6.11
Scott Valencia A 9.0 1 8 8 0 0.00 0.12 55 6.11
Benny GPC Gold 9.0 0 6 2 0 0.00 0.00 50 5.56
Dalice GPC Gold 9.0 0 5 0 0 0.00 0.00 50 5.56
Kiera GPC Red 9.0 1 4 1 0 0.00 1.00 50 5.56
Max Vandy 8.0 2 1 0 0 0.00 inf 40 5.00
Kelsey UGA Black 9.0 0 4 0 0 0.00 0.00 40 4.44
Jimmy UTC 9.0 0 9 11 0 0.00 0.00 35 3.89
Andre UNC Ninja 8.0 0 3 0 0 0.00 0.00 30 3.75
Sarah Vandy 8.0 1 2 1 0 0.00 1.00 30 3.75
Alice Duke Blue 9.0 0 3 0 0 0.00 0.00 30 3.33
Grady GPC Red 9.0 0 3 1 0 0.00 0.00 25 2.78
Stephanie Valencia B 9.0 0 2 0 0 0.00 0.00 20 2.22
Tiffany UNC Pirate 9.0 0 2 0 0 0.00 0.00 20 2.22
Chris GPC Gold 9.0 0 3 3 0 0.00 0.00 15 1.67
Shawn GPC Red 9.0 0 1 0 0 0.00 0.00 10 1.11
Elyssa UNC Ninja 8.0 0 1 1 0 0.00 0.00 5 0.62
Jill NC State 2.0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0 0.00
Jessie GPC Gold 9.0 0 0 3 0 0.00 0.00 -15 -1.67

Scores of games (prelims)
NC State 220 UTC 210
UNC Ninja 380 Shorter 85
Vandy 355 UGA Black 205
UGA Red 480 GPC Red 10
Valencia B 155 Wofford 120
Valencia A 300 Duke Blue 230
UNC Pirate 240 Dalton St 105
UGA Silver 310 Oxford A 155
UGA Black 285 Oxford B 130
Shorter 165 GPC Gold 25
Valencia B 140 GPC Red 15
Valencia A 195 Dalton St 170
Duke white 585 UTC 35
UNC Ninja 420 SVU 170
Duke Blue 375 Oxford A 190
Vandy 280 NC State 275
UNC Pirate 330 Wofford 155
UGA Silver 455 Valencia B 110
Vandy 425 UTC 55
Valencia A 235 UNC Pirate 115
Duke Blue 435 UGA Red 155
NC State 355 Oxford B 0
UGA Red 360 UGA Silver 265
NC State 370 UGA Black 205
SVU 475 Oxford B 40
UTC 300 GPC Gold 30
Oxford A 325 Wofford 135
Duke Blue 475 UNC Pirate 100
Valencia A 285 GPC Red 65
Duke white 475 Shorter 15
UGA Red 475 Valencia B 80
UGA Silver 345 Dalton St 125
UNC Ninja 410 Oxford B 100
SVU 380 Shorter 110
UTC 195 UGA Black 160
Duke white 400 NC State 165
UGA Red 335 Wofford 140
Vandy 440 GPC Gold 10
Oxford A 345 GPC Red 80
UNC Pirate 255 Valencia B 75
Duke Blue 390 Dalton St 150
UGA Silver 400 Valencia A 155
Oxford B 165 GPC Gold 85
Duke white 300 SVU 275
UNC Pirate 275 Oxford A 120
UNC Ninja 355 UGA Black 170
Duke white 315 Oxford B 80
Dalton St 205 GPC Red 50
Wofford 220 Valencia A 165
UNC Ninja 355 UTC 110
UGA Silver 370 Duke Blue 195
Shorter 145 Oxford B 60
NC State 420 GPC Gold -5
Oxford A 300 Valencia B 60
UGA Red 380 UNC Pirate 45
Duke white 345 UGA Black 180
Vandy 315 SVU 240
Vandy 470 Shorter 15
SVU 290 UTC 75
UGA Red 280 Oxford A 130
Valencia A 175 Valencia B 15
NC State 305 UNC Ninja 225
UGA Black 280 GPC Gold 0
UGA Silver 500 UNC Pirate 0
Duke Blue 335 GPC Red 50
Wofford 205 Dalton St 200
Wofford 260 GPC Red 140
Vandy 500 Duke white 220
UNC Pirate 280 GPC Red 60
UGA Red 400 Dalton St 100
UGA Silver 525 Wofford 115
NC State 370 Shorter 50
UTC 310 Oxford B 110
Oxford A 320 Valencia A 135
Duke Blue 425 Valencia B 110
UNC Ninja 435 GPC Gold 45
SVU 340 UGA Black 240
Oxford A 285 Dalton St 165
UGA Black 290 Shorter 75
SVU 465 GPC Gold 5
Duke white 260 UNC Ninja 255
UGA Red 405 Valencia A 45
NC State 315 SVU 205
UGA Silver 455 GPC Red 5
Valencia B 160 Dalton St 145
Duke white 480 GPC Gold -10
Duke Blue 370 Wofford 240
Vandy 355 Oxford B 80
UTC 220 Shorter 65

Play-in rounds

Shorter concedes to Dalton
GPC Gold concedes to Valencia B
GPC Red concedes to UGA Black
Wofford def. Oxford B

Round of 16:
UGA Silver def. UGA Black
Duke White def. Valencia B
Vandy def. Dalton St
UNC Ninja def. UNC Pirate
NC State def. SVU
UGA Red def. Wofford

Round of 8:
Vandy def. Oxford A
Duke White def. Duke Blue
NC State def. UGA Silver
UNC Ninja def. UGA Red

Final Four:
Vandy def. Duke White
NC State def. UNC Ninja

Finals (NAQT timed round):
Vanderbilt 350
NC State 315
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The stats seem to be omitting the final RR UNC Ninja-Vandy game, which I wouldn't particularly care about except for the fact that we beat them on the scale of about 400-250 and handed them their only loss of the tournament. Do you happen to have the stats for that handy?

Everybody on our teams agreed the tournament was excellent overall; I'll post some more detailed stuff after I get some sleep.

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Keep in mind I did all this at 1230am, but you are right- it's hard for a team to go 8-0 in a 9-round RR. I guess it was a phantom win to combat that phantom touchdown UGA scored on Vandy last night (not like we needed it anyway)!

ANyways, I found the sheet this morning:

UNC Ninja beat Vanderbilt 420-205 in round 9

For UNC Brice went 2-1-0 and Sara went 2-8-2

For Vandy, Paul went 2-5-3

The resulting loss by Vanderbilt did not cause a change in the 1-20 power rankings for the playoffs.

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Alright; this was arguably my favorite quiz bowl tournament I've went to in my (admittedly limited) collegiate QB experience, which I guess says a fair bit.

There were some problems we ran into that I guess are unavoidable for a tournament the size of this one. The biggest two were probably the moderators and the timing. All of the moderators were definitely eager and doing their best, but there were some problems with moderators speaking too softly, inconsistencies in giving bonus answers (after each part vs. after the entire bonus), and some other minor things. I'd like to show my appreciation again, though, for the Valencia (coach?) Boris, who moderated my team five consecutive rounds and draws a simply incomparable cassowary.

The delays in and of themselves weren't a huge deal; however, they did keep my team from catching most of the music round (and kept our last game out of the initial final stats) and led to some minor crises as we tried to finish the playoffs before they kicked us out of the SLC. Of course, if we hadn't done that we wouldn't have had that spectacular blitz-quizbowl quarterfinal match against NC State. We also had a bit of a problem finding the tournament inside the actual SLC, but if we hadn't been running late that wouldn't have been a real issue.

Aside from that, I think everyone from our teams had a great time. Having all the games (in our division, at least) in the one alcove of the building was very convenient, the attending teams were diverse in talent, and I was impressed with how smoothly it went off considering that this tournament hadn't been run in two years. We're definitely looking forward to coming back next fall.

Some other assorted notes:
1) It's nothing the host school can control at all, but having three games your team plays (two being playoff games) come down to the last two tossups is always a good way to leave a good impression for your tournament.
2) With the exception of SVU and Oxford A, it was rather odd how cleanly the delineation between the upper and lower teams seemed to be. (Not to imply anything about anybody's programs, of course; I'm sure some teams had lucky days and others were missing players, and I remember hearing something about Valencia splitting up their team for scheduling purposes the day of the tournament.)
3) Speaking of SVU, their team seemed to be composed largely of older members. If so, this means they're probably a fairly young program, in which case I'm impressed with how they performed. Their stat line was one of the odder things to come out of this tournament; I suppose they just lost a lot of close games.
4) If you include the UNCN-Vandy game in the final stats, Abhinav comes out as the #1 scorer by a hair. I don't think anyone else's individual stats were affected significantly. (Congratulations to Vanderbilt on their performance, by the way; excepting the one game, their play throughout the tournament was pretty darn dominating.)
5) How did you do tiebreakers for seeding purposes? I looked through the stats for a few minutes trying to figure it out and got nothing.
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Boris Nguyen is indeed my partner as Valencia QB coach, the sober yin to my raging yang, and though he's pretty much unknown to the QB community outside Florida, he'd be up there with Seth Teitler as one of the nicest folks in the game if more people knew him. I'll pass on your kind words.

Also, so I'm on topic, my players enjoyed the tournament as well, but there was some grumbling about having the same moderator 4-5 times in a row, as mentioned by Brice.
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I'll answer the two main topics from UNC and Valencia:

1-Room assignements: I used the new version of SQBS for the first time, the one that includes a schedule maker. When I made the lists and the schedules, the first room of every round had the same school in the B slot, so I did what any not-truly-understanding-the concept-of schedule-making would do: shift the rooms so that A-B-C-D-E became E-A-B-C-D, etc,etc, not knowing that this really didnt fix the matter, as shown by the fact that Valencia Red (I think) and UGA Black (for certain) were in the same room for five straight games.

To whoever designed SQBS (if they see this): is this a glitch, or do all automatic scheduling systems do this?

2-Seedings: Also again, using SQBS (and please dont read this as me trashing the system, as I, as someone who made a C in stats b/c it was the summer quarter of 1996 and UGA was also hosting the Olympic events), loves the user-friendliness of it), I chose the ranking option of W/L, Head-to-head and PPG to determine the stats. Seeing as I ranked two divsions of 10 teams 1-20 bease on their record of playing only team in their division, I saw it only right to include head-to-head match-ups to perhaps prevent the event that a team that defeated a higher ranked team somehow pole vaulted their way ahead of them if they wound up having similar records (think BCS I guess). When the stats came out (as you can see above) the 4 or 5 5-4 teams got jumbled in that order by SQBS. THat was all the stats system; I cannot explain, and Im sure some stats guy who has waaaaaaaaaaay more free time that I will explain.

And what else have I learned: When you request clocks from NAQT, just have them sent to your house, as none of the student workers at your high school have the sense to tell you there is a package waiting for you in the recieving room. If we had the clocks, time issues would have been non-existant.

As for the 2006 installment of the JB, we have it tentative scheduled for Nov 4 or Nov 11, as once again we're at the mercy of the UGA football schedule. Once we know when TRASH weekend is (the 11th?), we'll make a more concrete announcement.

As always, if anyone who went has questions or comments, please ask. I think one of the thing's a TD should is listen to the people and see if there are ways to make it better (at least for unofficial style tournaments). After all, we're providing them a service, so we should at least provide some good customer service (and yes, that's the four years of retail bookstore hell I endured saying that! :) )

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