Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by Your Genial Quizmaster » Wed May 11, 2011 9:57 pm

As promised, stats have now been posted to Scobo Tournament Central:

http://results.scobo.net/utcquizbowl
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by 49-Mile Scenic Drive » Thu May 12, 2011 12:46 am

Have you decided on a date for the HSNCT Mirror/Potential Trash Tournament yet Charlie?
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by Your Genial Quizmaster » Mon May 16, 2011 10:12 pm

49-Mile Scenic Drive wrote:Have you decided on a date for the HSNCT Mirror/Potential Trash Tournament yet Charlie?
Thanks for asking, Matt... er, Mark. It's a fine segue into my next post. We had originally been aiming for mid-to-late June, but owing to recent family concerns, we are now seriously considering the weekend of July 9-10. Any thoughts, comments, etc., are welcomed.
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by 49-Mile Scenic Drive » Tue May 17, 2011 12:35 am

That weekend should be perfectly fine. As long as I know 30 days in advance, count some random assortment of people and myself to be there for both tournaments.
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by Charbroil » Tue May 17, 2011 11:38 am

So, I emailed about mirroring this over the summer a few weeks ago, and got one email from the utcacfediting@gmail.com address asking who would be playing, then nothing. Thus, I was wondering how consideration of my question about mirroring was coming along, since we would appreciate have the opportunity to mirror this for SCC's summer tournament.
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by Rococo A Go Go » Tue May 24, 2011 5:04 pm

Your Genial Quizmaster wrote:
49-Mile Scenic Drive wrote:Have you decided on a date for the HSNCT Mirror/Potential Trash Tournament yet Charlie?
Thanks for asking, Matt... er, Mark. It's a fine segue into my next post. We had originally been aiming for mid-to-late June, but owing to recent family concerns, we are now seriously considering the weekend of July 9-10. Any thoughts, comments, etc., are welcomed.
There's a possibliity (at least we've talked about it) of a contingent of people heading from the hills and streams of south central Kentucky down to Chattanooga for the HSNCT mirror. July 9 sounds like a good date to us, as long as we know in advance so we can get off work and everything.
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by minusfive » Fri Jun 03, 2011 9:08 am

Charbroil wrote:So, I emailed about mirroring this over the summer a few weeks ago, and got one email from the utcacfediting@gmail.com address asking who would be playing, then nothing. Thus, I was wondering how consideration of my question about mirroring was coming along, since we would appreciate have the opportunity to mirror this for SCC's summer tournament.
A couple of Canadian schools (McMaster is the prospective host) are also interested in mirroring this tournament in mid-June, and have contacted who they believe to be the organizers. The courtesy of a reply to them would be appreciated.
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by Scipio » Fri Jun 03, 2011 12:24 pm

Here's the thing: I'd be all right with allowing this to be mirrored, but there are some details I want to work out first with Charlie (who, due to some unfortunate family circumstances, is apparently on temporary e-mail silence). Also, I'd like to do some desperately needed proofreading of the finished packets.

If I don't hear from him by Sunday, I'll see if I can call and work out the details. I'll then get back in touch with you then. Does that work?
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by The Ununtiable Twine » Tue Jun 07, 2011 9:37 pm

Will an announcement about the HSNCT mirror be coming soon?
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by Your Genial Quizmaster » Wed Jun 08, 2011 7:22 pm

For those interested in mirroring, I apologize for the delay. As many of you know, this has been a bad year to be related to me. I'll get with Seth ASAP to iron out any remaining details. Thanks.
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by Sen. Estes Kefauver (D-TN) » Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:50 pm

Any news on this? I'm a person near to a site interested in running it, and I of course want to attend, so if you can make this arrangement happen quickly so I and others can mark it off on our calendar that would be very appreciated.
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by Scipio » Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:56 pm

Yes, actually. I have been in touch with Charles Hang, and we've managed to work out the terms for packet use. I'll leave it to him to announce, but things are arranged on my end.
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Re: Moon Pie Classic at UT-Chattanooga 4/30/2011

Post by Sen. Estes Kefauver (D-TN) » Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:57 pm

Wonderful.
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