2017 Virginia Tech Fall Kickoff 9/16/17 [IS-167A]

Post high school tournament announcements and results here, along with logistical information. Interest checks, opinions, and other in-depth discussion of tournaments should go in the forum below.

2017 Virginia Tech Fall Kickoff 9/16/17 [IS-167A]

Postby Technomario » Tue Jul 18, 2017 5:39 pm

Virginia Tech is pleased to announce our Fall Kickoff Tournament, to be held September 16, 2017 on IS-167A.

Location
The tournament will take place at New Classroom Building located on 1455 Perry Street. A map of campus can be accessed here.

Question Set
This tournament will be using IS-167A graciously provided by NAQT.

Qualification
The top 15% of teams from this tournament will qualify for HSNCT; held on the weekend of May 25-26 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta Georgia. In addition 20% of teams (rounded up to the nearest integer) will qualify for PACE NSC on the weekend of June 2-3, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Reston outside of Washington DC.

Fees
First Team: $70
Every Additional Team: $60

Discounts
Experienced Moderator with Laptop: -$10
Working Buzzer Set: -$5
New To Quiz Bowl: -$30
Travel Discount (per 100 miles away from Virginia Tech) : -$10

Minimum Fee: $30 per team

Team Size
Teams are limited to six players, and only four can play at any one time. If a school wishes to field more than six players, they must register an additional team.

Field
This field will be initially capped at 24 teams, but we may expand this number if resources allow.

Registration
To register please fill out this Google Form with all pertinent information.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeuDHlah_sMsuUkSmlB8jYwfmzxTu48ChcnIdO0rv_yYWlBiw/viewform

On the day of the tournament, registration will begin at 8:15, and matches will be starting at 9:00.

Please Feel Free to contact us via email at virginiatechquizbowl@gmail.com with any questions regarding the tournament.

Thank you, and we hope to see you in Blacksburg!
Last edited by Technomario on Wed Aug 30, 2017 8:20 pm, edited 3 times in total.
Nick Luca
B Reed Henderson High School '16
Virginia Tech '20
User avatar
Technomario
Lulu
 
Posts: 17
Joined: Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:17 pm
Location: Blacksburg, VA

Re: 2017 Virginia Tech Fall Kickoff 9/16/17 [IS-167A]

Postby Technomario » Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:31 pm

Current Field (As of 9/13/17) (Teams/Buzzers/Mods)
Thomas Jefferson Classical (1/0/0)
Langley (1/2/0)
James River (1/1/2)
Northmont (1/1/0)
Gate City (1/1/1)
Blacksburg (3/2/1)
Eastern Montgomery (2/1/0)
Virginia Episcopal (1/0/0)
Hidden Valley (2/2/0)
Carroll County (1/1/1)
McLean (1/1/0)
Christiansburg (1/0/0)
George Washington (2/1/1)
Cave Spring (3/1/2)
Tazewell (1/0/0)
Jefferson Forest (1/1/0)

Total 23/15/8

Waitlist
Last edited by Technomario on Wed Sep 13, 2017 10:32 am, edited 17 times in total.
Nick Luca
B Reed Henderson High School '16
Virginia Tech '20
User avatar
Technomario
Lulu
 
Posts: 17
Joined: Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:17 pm
Location: Blacksburg, VA

Re: 2017 Virginia Tech Fall Kickoff 9/16/17 [IS-167A]

Postby Technomario » Wed Aug 30, 2017 8:17 pm

I'm pleased to announce that the Virginia Tech Fall Kickoff has been awarded Gold certification by PACE!! This means that the to 20% of teams will qualify for PACE NSC on the weekend of June 2nd-3rd, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Reston outside of Washington D.C.
Nick Luca
B Reed Henderson High School '16
Virginia Tech '20
User avatar
Technomario
Lulu
 
Posts: 17
Joined: Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:17 pm
Location: Blacksburg, VA

Re: 2017 Virginia Tech Fall Kickoff 9/16/17 [IS-167A]

Postby Technomario » Sat Sep 09, 2017 10:20 am

The field is officially capped at 24 teams. All additional teams will be placed on a wait list.
Nick Luca
B Reed Henderson High School '16
Virginia Tech '20
User avatar
Technomario
Lulu
 
Posts: 17
Joined: Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:17 pm
Location: Blacksburg, VA

Re: 2017 Virginia Tech Fall Kickoff 9/16/17 [IS-167A]

Postby Technomario » Sat Sep 16, 2017 1:50 pm

Nick Luca
B Reed Henderson High School '16
Virginia Tech '20
User avatar
Technomario
Lulu
 
Posts: 17
Joined: Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:17 pm
Location: Blacksburg, VA

Re: 2017 Virginia Tech Fall Kickoff 9/16/17 [IS-167A]

Postby Technomario » Sun Sep 17, 2017 11:27 am

Sorry for the delay, but here are the combined stats.
http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/4452/stats/combined/

Cave Spring took 1st, McLean took 2nd, and Northmont, Hidden Valley and Blacksburg all tied for 3rd. Special thanks to all the VTACO volunteers!
Hope everyone had a great time and we hope to see you in Blacksburg again.
Nick Luca
B Reed Henderson High School '16
Virginia Tech '20
User avatar
Technomario
Lulu
 
Posts: 17
Joined: Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:17 pm
Location: Blacksburg, VA


Return to Regular Season Tournaments

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 2 guests