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by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)
Replies: 2
Views: 1306

Re: St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)

Some well-deserved updates: We'll be meeting in Room 236 in the DUC. Check-in will run from 9 AM to 9:30 AM, with the aim of starting games as close to 9:30 AM as possible. I'm going to leave team signups open until Friday, June 28th at Noon Central Time. This will give me time to finalize and send ...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: Set Collaboration Thread-2019-2020 Season
Replies: 7
Views: 1167

Set Collaboration Thread-2019-2020 Season

Hello everyone, I figured now would be a good time to post a thread for collaborating on writing sets for the upcoming year. If you would be interested in collaborating with a team or are an existing set who would like to have some more writers, now would be a good time to post looking for assistanc...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: RULFO at PACE NSC
Replies: 24
Views: 4725

Re: RULFO at PACE NSC

Has a meeting place been determined for the opening meeting?
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)
Replies: 9
Views: 7527

Re: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)

Once it's approved, the set will show up here. Thanks to all of our hosts who hosted, and all of the players who played this year!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night
Replies: 17
Views: 2963

Re: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night

I'm not saying recording the discussion isn't a good idea, but don't you think this is more important than whatever side events are being run that night? I know you've apologized already, Casey, but I want to respond to this. A lot of people who would want to attend this (such as myself) have alrea...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night
Replies: 17
Views: 2963

Re: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night

I really want to be there, but this is unfortunately going to conflict with META and Imaginary Landscapes. Is it possible this could get recorded for those of us who can't be there and posted online later? We do plan to record this and post it online later. We know that there are a bunch of other s...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: National Tournaments
Topic: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night
Replies: 17
Views: 2963

Re: Women in Quizbowl Panel Discussion @ HSNCT Saturday Night

I really want to be there, but this is unfortunately going to conflict with META and Imaginary Landscapes. Is it possible this could get recorded for those of us who can't be there and posted online later?
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun May 19, 2019 12:50 am
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 10626

Re: HSQBRank 2018-19: Is Happening

AKKOLADE wrote:
Sat May 18, 2019 9:59 pm
I've updated the above post with a few additional adjustments I've calculated.
I'm curious as to why WHAQ isn't on your list?
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue May 14, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)
Replies: 9
Views: 7527

Re: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)

We have one more mirror this weekend at Colorado. I'll be posting the set next week.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon May 06, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: NAQT, Outreach, and Social Media
Replies: 26
Views: 4438

Re: NAQT, Outreach, and Social Media

Since NCTs run on timing, I don't think there's any actual risk of one game finishing entirely ahead of another game played on the same questions. Actually, this happens somewhat frequently, and it makes liveblogging question content for the prelims infeasible. The card system requires that game-de...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Apr 29, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)
Replies: 2
Views: 1306

St. Louis Open NASAT Mirror (6/29/2019)

Hello, quizbowl! I’m pleased to announce that Washington University in St. Louis will be hosting a mirror of the NASAT set on June 29, 2019 as the academic portion of the St. Louis Open! I, Jacob O’Rourke, will be directing it. We’re also planning on mirroring a trash tournament on Sunday, June 30th...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: Rock and Roll Hall of Shame @ SSNCT
Replies: 10
Views: 1375

Re: Rock and Roll Hall of Shame @ SSNCT

What time do you expect to start the tournament on Friday night?
by 1992 in spaceflight
Wed Apr 24, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror
Replies: 4
Views: 1795

Re: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror

The mirror is going to be on June 29th. Expect an announcement to come by Friday or Saturday.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Apr 22, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror
Replies: 4
Views: 1795

Re: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror

I was a doofus and got the date of the last Saturday in June wrong. If this would affect your participation, please let me know if reserving rooms for June 29th would cause you to not attend.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: Where are you going next year? (Collegiate 2019)
Replies: 32
Views: 10149

Re: Where are you going next year? (Collegiate 2019)

I am going to WUStL's Brown School of Social Work to get a 2-year MSW degree. Their program will allow me to reach a years-long dream of being a Professional Person Who Talks About Sex All the Time. I'm not sure if my program will allow me time to play, study, or travel but I expect that I'll at le...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror
Replies: 4
Views: 1795

Re: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror

If you are interested in attending the WUSTL mirror of NASAT, please make sure to vote on the poll by Wednesday, April 24. I'll be discussing reserving rooms with the WUSTL team at practice that night.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror
Replies: 4
Views: 1795

DATE POLL: WUSTL NASAT Mirror

I'm directing the annual summer NASAT mirror at WUSTL. Since I keep forgetting to post this, I'd like to post the date poll for this summer's mirror. Please select which weekend you would be most likely to attend a mirror. We'll likely do a trash event after the main event, so please let me know if ...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Apr 01, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: GOLBEZ -- A Video Games Tournament (Saturday Night @ ICT and HSNCT 2019)
Replies: 68
Views: 12034

Re: GOLBEZ -- A Video Games Tournament (Saturday Night @ ICT and HSNCT 2019)

I don't know if I told you this, Jason, but I'm willing to staff.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Mar 26, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: CANCELLED: Trash Side Events Weekend at Purdue -- July 6/7, 2019
Replies: 43
Views: 4960

Re: GAUGING INTEREST: Trash Side Events Weekend at Purdue?

Auks Ran Ova wrote:
Tue Mar 26, 2019 4:07 pm
I too would very much like to come to a UIUC side event weekend again but would very much like it to not be the weekend after CO.
I think having a week in between side event weekend and chicago open is a good idea. Is UIUC open to doing the 17-18 of August?
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)

Full wrap-up time! Congratulations to Ladue A, who defeated St. Joseph Central A 410-115 in the second game of the advantage final to win the tournament! Hallsville A defeated Priory A 390-140 in their round 11 superplayoff game to take third place. Some much-needed thank you. Thanks go out to: Char...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)

Full stats are available here.

Congratulations to Ladue A, who defeated St. Joseph Central A in the second game of the advantage final to win the tournament! A full wrap-up will come tomorrow.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Feb 16, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)

Prelim stats are available here. The 8 teams still in championship contention are Ladue A, Webster Groves, Priory A, Coppell (TX), St. Joseph Central A, John Burroughs, Hallsville A and Ladue B.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)

If anyone wants to follow along from home (especially to see who is in championship contention after round 8), I highly recommend you join the Remind App classroom for this tournament. Text @wuhsacx to 81010 to receive texts when we send out messages.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Thu Dec 27, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Truman Bowl VI (02/23/2019)
Replies: 2
Views: 1018

Re: Truman Bowl VI (02/23/2019)

We will be using NAQT's IS-182A for this tournament. You can find a list of what tournaments have or will be using the set here.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Dec 22, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: Is Festivus happening?
Replies: 11
Views: 4049

Re: Is Festivus happening?

A Very Long Math Tossup wrote:
Sat Dec 22, 2018 1:42 pm
Silverman wrote:
Fri Dec 21, 2018 8:11 pm
So is this happening? I sadly don't have a packet but I'll definitely play; the packets announced so far all sound fun.
It is now.
If you'd like to read your packet, please sign up on this form as soon as you can. Thanks!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Dec 17, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Truman Bowl VI (02/23/2019)
Replies: 2
Views: 1018

Re: Truman Bowl VI (02/23/2019)

Field (3/18):
-Kirksville [3 teams, ? buzzers, ? staffers]
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Dec 17, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Truman Bowl VI (02/23/2019)
Replies: 2
Views: 1018

Truman Bowl VI (02/23/2019)

Hello Coaches! I am pleased to announce that Truman Bowl VI will be taking place on the campus of Truman State University on February 23rd, 2019. We hope to use an NAQT set; once NAQT lets us know if we can use a set, we will update all teams with the set number and what other tournaments in Missour...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)

The WUHSAC field has filled! I highly recommend that you still register for a spot on the waitlist, as it is entirely possible teams will drop in the two months between now and the tournament.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Dec 03, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Georgetown Winter: 12/1/18 (WHAQ III)
Replies: 4
Views: 2944

Re: Georgetown Winter: 12/1/18 (WHAQ III)

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Dec 03, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Quaker Fall Open IV @ Penn [EFT/WHAQ]
Replies: 4
Views: 3454

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Quaker Fall Open IV @ Penn [EFT/WHAQ]

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Nov 26, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: CSI XIII (11/17/18) @ Cave Spring HS (Roanoke, VA)
Replies: 4
Views: 2593

Re: CSI XIII (11/17/18) @ Cave Spring HS (Roanoke, VA)

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Nov 23, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)

PACE has certified WUHSAC XXI as a platinum qualifier, which means the top 25% of teams (top 12 if the field fills) will receive bids to the 2019 NSC.
by 1992 in spaceflight
Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament IV-11/10/18
Replies: 11
Views: 4799

Re: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament IV-11/10/18

Congratulations to the Miami Valley School of Dayton, OH, who defeated Ladue A in the second game of an advantaged final, 390-320, to win the fourth Washington University Fall Academic Tournament. Dunbar A from Kentucky finished third, while Louisiana finished fourth and won the small school title. ...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Nov 10, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: ATHENA II Available for 2018-2019
Replies: 2
Views: 4060

Re: ATHENA II Available for 2018-2019

Santa Claus wrote:
Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:51 pm
List of mirrors in chronological order:

11/10/18 Washington University Fall Academic Tournament IV @ WUSTL
Stats will be live updated to the best of my ability here: http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/5133/
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)
Replies: 9
Views: 7527

Re: WHAQ III Set Available for Mirrors (2018-2019)

The list of mirrors has been updated with a few new mirrors, including at Eastside HS in Georgia, the University of Iowa, and Central Linn HS in Oregon. If your region doesn't have a mirror yet, send me an email!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: RIFT at Rice (WHAQ III, 10/27/18)
Replies: 5
Views: 2398

Re: RIFT at Rice (WHAQ III, 10/27/18)

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: 2018 Sparta Fall Tournament - 27th Oct 2018, Sparta (Mo.) HS
Replies: 4
Views: 1660

Re: 2018 Sparta Fall Tournament - 27th Oct 2018, Sparta (Mo.) HS

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: 2018-2019 California Cup
Replies: 11
Views: 7529

Re: 2018-2019 California Cup

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: SPOOKY IV @ Vanderbilt University (10/27/18)
Replies: 3
Views: 2583

Re: SPOOKY IV @ Vanderbilt University (10/27/18)

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl at Truman State (October 27, 2018)
Replies: 5
Views: 2462

Re: Penn Bowl at Truman State (October 27, 2018)

Thanks to everybody for coming out to the Penn Bowl mirror at Truman State today! Iowa won the first game of an advantaged final, 170-165, against Mizzou to win the tournament. The top 6 scorers of the day were Alex Newman of WUSTL A, Thatcher Chonka of Oklahoma, Alexander Harmata of Mizzou, Ganon E...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: University of Kentucky Fall Championship (10/13/18)
Replies: 3
Views: 2290

Re: University of Kentucky Fall Championship (10/13/18)

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:50 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: MSU Fall Kickoff Tournament 10/13
Replies: 6
Views: 2603

Re: MSU Fall Kickoff Tournament 10/13

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:50 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Triton Fall @ UCSD [10/20/18]
Replies: 6
Views: 2549

Re: Triton Fall @ UCSD [10/20/18]

Thanks for playing the WHAQ III set, everybody! As the set is not clear, please join the "2018 WHAQ Discussion" private group if you want to discuss the set. (Go to your user control panel, click on usergroups, then find "2018 WHAQ Discussion" and join it)
by 1992 in spaceflight
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:33 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament IV-11/10/18
Replies: 11
Views: 4799

Re: Washington University Fall Academic Tournament IV-11/10/18

The field has filled at 48 teams. If you'd like to have a team placed on the waitlist, please let me know!
by 1992 in spaceflight
Fri Oct 26, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)

Field (48/48): -Louisiana* [1 team, 2 buzzers, 0 staffers] -Hallsville* [3 teams, 1 buzzer, 1 staffer] -Coppell (TX) [1 team, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers] -Oakville [2 teams, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers] -Eldon* [2 teams, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers] -Parkway Central [1 team, 0 buzzers, 0 staffers] -Parkway West [1 tea...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Thu Oct 25, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

WUHSAC XXI (2/16/2019)

The Washington University Quiz Bowl team is excited to announce the twenty-first annual WUHSAC, to be held at Washington University in St. Louis on Saturday, February 16th, 2019. This is, as in previous years, President's Day Weekend, which (weather permitting) is an ideal way to use the holiday by ...
by 1992 in spaceflight
Wed Oct 24, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: Penn Bowl at Truman State (October 27, 2018)
Replies: 5
Views: 2462

Re: Penn Bowl at Truman State (October 27, 2018)

In case any of the teams didn't get the logistics email I sent out last night, we'll be meeting in Violette Hall room 1000 on Saturday morning. Check-in will be from 8 AM to 8:45 AM, with a short player meeting to follow.