Comet Winter Clash - Solon, OH 2/16/19, 2/17/19 NAQT IS 183, MS 28, EFT

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Comet Winter Clash - Solon, OH 2/16/19, 2/17/19 NAQT IS 183, MS 28, EFT

Post by pbergman » Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:52 pm

Comet Winter Clash 2019
Solon High School will be hosting our annual two day tournament on February 16-17 2019. We have renamed the event the Comet Winter Clash, but the basics (with a few changes) remain the same!

Saturday 2/16/19
High School Tournament on NAQT IS 183
Middle School Tournament on NAQT MS 28
Solon Trash at conclusion of High School Finals

Sunday 2/17/19
Solon Sunday Tournament on 2018 Early Fall Tournament

Saturday February 16th will be our 16th annual NAQT High School tournament, run on Invitational Series 183. We will guarantee 10 matches for Varsity teams. Standard NAQT scoring, untimed 20 question matches. Field cap to be determined. We will field a JV division if warranted.

We will concurrently run the Solon Middle School Tournament on NAQT MS 28. Greenfield McClain High School is also running this set in March. This will be played with standard NAQT scoring, untimed 20 question matches. 8 matches will be guaranteed per team.

After Saturday’s finals, we will play a free TRASH tournament, open to players, coaches, adults, etc. This will be run on Solon Trash 4, with 4-5 packets of 20TU/20B. Unlike past years, we are requiring ahead-of-time sign-ups for this event so that we can create an appropriate schedule. If you sign up, please plan on staying until around 6:30 PM so that all teams who have signed up can get the full slate of games.

Sunday February 17th will be our 8th annual PACE format tournament, run on Early Fall Tournament 2018. We will guarantee 10 matches for Varsity teams. PACE scoring: 10 point tossups, 20 point powers, bonus bouncebacks, no negs.

Fee Structure:
1st High School Team Saturday: $70.00
2nd High School Team Saturday: $60.00
1st Middle School Team Saturday: $60.00
2nd Middle School Team Saturday: $50.00
Additional teams for High School or Middle School Saturday: $50.00
Saturday Buzzer Discount: $5.00 each, 2 max per team, must be fully functional
Saturday Reader Discount: $10.00 each
1st time NAQT Discount: $25.00 (confirmed at naqt.com)
Sunday EFT: $80.00 per team
Sunday Buzzer Discount: $5.00 each, 2 max
Sunday Reader Discount: $10.00 each

Saturday Schedule:
Check-in: 7:45-8:30 AM
Welcome Meeting: 8:30 AM
Readers’ Meeting: 8:45 AM
Round 1 begins: 9:00 AM
Lunch after Rd. 5
Middle School play should end between 2:30-3:00
High School play should end by 4:00 PM (with the exception of any finals matches)
Trash will run approximately from 4:30-6:30 PM. We will have a very short break after the end of the high school tournament if teams wish to run out for a cup of coffee, etc.

Sunday Schedule
Check-in: 8:00-8:30 AM
Round 1 begins 8:45 AM
Lunch after Round 5
Round 10 should conclude by 4:00 PM (finals if necessary)

Lunch will be available for purchase both days.

To register, simply reply to this message (peterbergman AT solonboe DOT org) with: events, number of teams, and relevant discounts.

We hope to see you in February!!!
Pete Bergman
Academic Challenge Coach
Solon High School

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Re: Comet Winter Clash - Solon, OH 2/16/19, 2/17/19 NAQT IS 183, MS 28, EFT

Post by pbergman » Thu Dec 06, 2018 1:10 pm

Field Update

High School Saturday:
Copley 2
Mayfield 1
Shaker Heights 1
Northmont 1
Olmsted Falls 1
Tippecanoe 2


Middle School Saturday:
Copley 2
Solon 3+
Ratner 2
Tippecanoe 1

Trash Saturday PM
Northmont
Tipp
Coaches (Kilner, Bellas, et al)

EFT Sunday
Solon 2
Northmont
Pete Bergman
Academic Challenge Coach
Solon High School

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