NAQT Southern California State Championship

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NAQT Southern California State Championship

Postby rogerlin » Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:56 pm

Arcadia Quiz Bowl is proud to announce this year’s iteration of NAQT Southern California State Championship.

DATE AND LOCATION:
SoCal State Champs will take place on Saturday, 24 March 2018 at Arcadia High School: 180 Campus Dr. Arcadia, CA 91007. Registration will begin at 8:00 A.M in Room C101 and matches shall begin promptly at 9:00 A.M.
A map of the school can be found here:
http://ahs.ausd.net/modules/groups/home ... teplan.jpg

ELIGIBILITY:
The varsity division is open to all high school and students. There will not be a novice division.

SoCal State Champs has received Gold certification from PACE, meaning the top 10% of the field will qualify for PACE. The top 15% of the field will qualify for HSNCT.

REGISTRATION:
Register below
https://www.naqt.com/registration/choos ... n_id=10793

After registration, a confirmation email will be sent out. Tournament fees should be paid at the tournament with either cash or checks (make checks out to Arcadia Quizbowl).

COST:
The registration fee is $80 per team that is established in the SoCal circuit and $70 for subsequent teams.

DISCOUNT:
$5 Discount for each working buzzer set.
$5 Discount for every 50 mi travelled, calculated using Google Maps from your school to Arcadia High School.
$10 Discount for every staffer sent to the tournament.

FORMAT:
Each round will be played as two untimed halves of 10 tossups each. Official NAQT rules will be used.
The tournament shall use NAQT SCT 18 Set and shall adhere to official NAQT rules, with the exception that matches shall be run as untimed halves of ten questions each. In addition, ACF rules will be followed regarding timing and tiebreakers. A preliminary round robin in the morning shall be followed by round robin playoffs in the afternoon based on win-loss records. Ties shall be resolved on the basis of points per bonus within brackets, and ties crossing different brackets shall be resolved on the basis of points per game.

The field will cap at 40 teams.

FOOD AND PARKING:
A light breakfast will be provided in the registration room(Room C101).
Within walking distance (15 min), there is a mall with a large food court. Closer options include Chinese fast food and Subway.
Parking will be ample in the lot on El Monte Blvd.

PRIZES:
Book prizes will be awarded separately to top individual scorers.

Inquiries: All inquiries can be sent to arcadiaquizbowl@gmail.com or through the SoCal Quiz Bowl Facebook Page.
Thank you!
Roger Lin
Arcadia High School
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