JACK (HFT) @ Georgetown: 2/17/18

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JACK (HFT) @ Georgetown: 2/17/18

Post by shrayo » Thu Jan 11, 2018 10:17 pm

Georgetown will be hosting its Spring Tournament, JACK (Jesuit Academic Competition of Knowledge), on Saturday, February 17, 2018. We will be mirroring the HFT question set.

Location: The tournament will be hosted on Georgetown campus in the Edward B. Bunn Intercultural Center (commonly known as the ICC). Registration will begin at 8:00 am outside room ICC 115, and we expect round 1 to start at 9:00 am. Parking is available for free on weekends in the Southwest Garage. A map of campus is available at maps.georgetown.edu.

Fees:
Base fee: $70 per team
Working buzzer system discount: -$5
Experienced staffer discount: -$10
Travel discount: -$10 (over 150 miles each way)
Minimum fee: $45

Registration:
To register, please send an email to quizbowl@georgetown.edu with the number of teams, working buzzers, experienced moderators you plan on bringing, and if you will be using the travel discount. Please also provide the name and telephone number of a contact for the team. Please pay either in advance or on the day of the tournament. We will be accepting cash and check (if you choose check, please make it out to “Georgetown University Quiz Bowl”).
We have a soft cap of 28 teams but may adjust given staffer availability.

Field (teams, buzzers, staffers):
Total (11, 7, 0)
Sally Hemings (5, 1, 0)
Early College at Guilford (1, 0, 0)
Manheim Township (2, 0, 0)
Ed W Clark (1, 0, 0)
St. Luke's (1, 1, 0)
Centennial (1, 5, 0)
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Re: JACK (HFT) @ Georgetown: 2/17/18

Post by Kyuuan Era » Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:38 pm

Congratulations to Sally Hemings A for winning the tournament following an advantaged final against Centennial!

Full statistics are available here. Thanks to all teams for participating and have a safe trip back in the snow!
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Re: JACK (HFT) @ Georgetown: 2/17/18

Post by cat » Sun Feb 18, 2018 12:58 am

Thanks to Kevin and Georgetown for hosting the tournament!
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Re: JACK (HFT) @ Georgetown: 2/17/18

Post by jiholius » Mon Feb 19, 2018 8:42 pm

Hope everyone who competed at Georgetown enjoyed the HFT XII set! FYI, we have set up a private forum for set discussion. To join the private forum, go to User Control Panel -> Usergroups -> Select "2017 Harvard Fall Discussion" -> Click "Submit".
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