ACF Fall mirrors for HS

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ACF Fall mirrors for HS

Post by hornetvtol » Tue Aug 08, 2017 4:03 pm

Hi,
Do any of you guys know about any ACF Fall mirrors for high school? Preferably in the Southwest, as I live in Nevada, but I'm not picky.
Thanks so much.
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Re: ACF Fall mirrors for HS

Post by idek » Tue Aug 08, 2017 5:23 pm

I don't believe info for ACF Fall is out yet, so ACF Fall mirrors in the South are still in question.

Edit: Speaking of which, where are the ACF Fall mirrors in TX usually held?
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Re: ACF Fall mirrors for HS

Post by An Economic Ignoramus » Tue Aug 08, 2017 5:55 pm

If you don't mind a long commute, Northern Illinois usually holds one. This being an Illinois tournament, there would be a pretty high caliber of competition for you there.
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Re: ACF Fall mirrors for HS

Post by El Salvadoreno » Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:49 pm

I do not know if it is happening again this year but according to this thread there was one last year in Norcal which I assume is closer to Nevada than Illinois.
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Re: ACF Fall mirrors for HS

Post by idek » Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:54 am

They just posted the announcement, check this out:

armitage wrote:This is the announcement for ACF Fall 2017.

We are claiming the weekend of November 4, 2017, for ACF Fall.

Fees:
Base fee: $135
Buzzer: -$5/functional system
Staffers: -$10/staffer
Shorthanded fee (teams of 1 or 2 players): $60
"New to Quizbowl" discount: $100

Packet submission:

Any team with at least two people on it who played a regular, collegiate, academic quizbowl tournament prior to September 1, 2016 is required to submit a packet, unless it is a high school team attending a high school-only mirror. If you have any questions about your team's packet status, please email us at fall17acf@gmail.com.

The submission schedule is:
September 9: -$30
September 23: -$15 (-$30 if optional)
October 7: no penalty (-$15 if optional)
October 14: +$25
October 21: +$50

Further penalty for packets later than October 21.

Hosting:

Please contact us at fall17acf@gmail.com if you are interested in hosting.

We are hoping to find mirrors in the following regions, to be updated as sites are confirmed.

New England -
Northeast -
Mid-Atlantic -
South Atlantic -
Southeast -
South Central -
South -
Pacific NW -
Southern California -
Northern California -
North -
Great Lakes -
Midwest -
Canada -
UK -

Registration:

We will put up a registration form when more sites are confirmed.
If you want to request a half-packet distribution earlier, please email me at your convenience at fall17acf@gmail.com.
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