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by Mcow2
Sat Mar 02, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: Feeling Trapped in Hudson Valley(NY)
Replies: 8
Views: 3221

Re: Feeling Trapped in Hudson Valley(NY)

Thanks for all of the responses; they were very helpful. I've decided that, for now, my best course of action to get involved with pyramidal quizbowl is to aim at hosting and attending one pyramidal event next year. I've also contacted some of my teammates about going to the Millrose tournament, how...
by Mcow2
Tue Feb 19, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: Feeling Trapped in Hudson Valley(NY)
Replies: 8
Views: 3221

Feeling Trapped in Hudson Valley(NY)

As many of you know Hudson Valley NY, in particular Westchester County, is one of :chip: 's greatest strongholds. I've played under this ruleset for three going on four years, and I want to get out. I have only gotten a little taste of pyramidal NAQT tournaments (Columbia Cup 2016, SCOP Novice 2017)...
by Mcow2
Sun Oct 09, 2016 7:56 pm
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: Looking to start playing "Good Quizbowl"
Replies: 7
Views: 5780

Re: Looking to start playing "Good Quizbowl"

This is exactly the right attitude to have and it's great to hear that you took the right things out of your tournament experience yesterday! Many former NAC schools have joined the regular quizbowl circuit in recent years including past NAC powerhouses like Manheim Township, High Tech, and others....
by Mcow2
Sun Oct 09, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: Looking to start playing "Good Quizbowl"
Replies: 7
Views: 5780

Re: Looking to start playing "Good Quizbowl"

I'm assuming you're the team coach, so correct me if I'm wrong. But to throw in my tidbit of advice, just be as into the game as your players are. Get excited about it. That helps more than anything. If you can get them going to a decent amount of tournaments, then that experience adds up- and in a...
by Mcow2
Sun Oct 09, 2016 9:02 am
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: Looking to start playing "Good Quizbowl"
Replies: 7
Views: 5780

Looking to start playing "Good Quizbowl"

I would like to start by giving some information on our school. We are a small (<500) non selective high school in New York who wants to get into "good quizbowl". Our school, due to our location has been participating in Qunlimited quizbowl for quite a while. We "won" second place in last year's NAC...