Mid-South Championship @ Itawamba, MS; NAQT IS-168 (3/24/18)

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Mid-South Championship @ Itawamba, MS; NAQT IS-168 (3/24/18)

Post by aeteacher » Mon Sep 25, 2017 12:09 pm

Event: Mid-South Championship, Scholars Bowl tournament using NAQT IS-168

Location: Itawamba AHS, 11900 Hwy 25 South, Fulton, MS 38843

Tournament Director: Chris Johnson, cjohnson@itawambacountyschools.com;
school phone 662-862-3104

Date: Mar. 24th

Time: Registration starts at 8:00 AM in the Itawamba commons until 8:30
Coaches meeting at 8:40 in alumni room; Competition starts at 8:50

Competition: Each team will play in 5 rounds before lunch. Then, all teams will be seeded to play similarly skilled teams after lunch for 2-3 more rounds. Total number of rounds will be determined by the number of team entries. Middle school teams will play a modified round-robin. This tournament is a national qualifier for NAQT and PACE (gold-level tournament). All stats will be kept and submitted to NAQT thus we will follow standard NAQT rules but with 2 halves of 10 toss-ups and bonuses instead of timed rounds.

*Tournament is currently capped at 24 HS teams and 12 MS teams.

Deadline: Applications will be accepted from Jan. 29th to Mar. 17th or until the tournament is filled. Teams will then be placed on a waiting list.
All team updates will be maintained on this page.

Cost: $65 for the 1st team; $50 for 2nd and following teams; $10 discount for buzzers brought to competition (max of 2 discounts given); $10 discount for distance driven (100 miles per google maps) (max of 1 distance discount).

Lunch: Pizza and drinks will be sold at lunch for $5 per person (2 slices of pizza and a canned drink/water bottle) to expedite game play after lunch. Snacks will be sold throughout the day at $1 (candy bars, chips, etc) as well as drinks at $1 (water, canned sodas).

Hospitality Room: Coaches and adult chaperones will have access to the hospitality room where coffee, water, sodas, and snacks will be available during the competition.

Confirmed High School Field:
Itawamba 3 (4)
West Jones
West Lauderdale 2
South Panola 2
Tishomingo County

Interested High School Field:
Pickens Academy

Confirmed JV/Middle School Field:
Itawamba AHS 1 (2)
Itawamba AC 2
Dorsey 1 (1)
West Lauderdale 2 (?)
Chris Johnson
AP Lit, Accelerated English, Gifted Humanities
Itawamba Agricultural High School

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