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by nick.
Mon Nov 16, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Lightning Run (HS Open) (11/20/20)
Replies: 2
Views: 1436

Re: Lightning Run (HS Open) (11/20/20)

Field for this closes tonight at 10 PM EDT, to keep this tournament at maximum efficiency the rules have been slightly revised so powers are 20 points, and no points are received for buzzing in after the end of the question, field cap is 18. You should receive a logistics email late tonight or tomor...
by nick.
Wed Nov 11, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: AQBL November: Eastern
Replies: 1
Views: 710

Re: AQBL November: Eastern

Field: (22) Borkle Rock (VA) Churchill A (MD) Churchill B (MD) Wichita East Yarmouth (ME) University of Toronto High Schools Valhalla (NY) Greenwich A Greenwich B North Babylon A North Babylon B Regis A Baker (AL) DuPont Manual Currey-Ingram A Currey-Ingram B Rickards A Rickards B Hoover White Stati...
by nick.
Wed Nov 11, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: AQBL November: Western
Replies: 1
Views: 598

Re: AQBL November: Western

Field: (16)
"Biryani Boys"
Clinton A (SC)
Clinton B (SC)
DCC A
DCC B
DCC C
DCDS A
DCDS B
DeWitt
Hudson A (WI)
Illinois Valley Central
Mercy
Western Reserve Academy
Winnebago
Los Altos
Newport (WA)

Registration closes at 10:30 PM EDT Tonight.
by nick.
Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Quizbowl
Topic: Expanding Online Quizbowl and Improving the Online Tournament Experience
Replies: 3
Views: 716

Re: Expanding Online Quizbowl and Improving the Online Tournament Experience

Having sent a lot of emails (to both established teams and less established teams), there seems to be a few things restricting teams from joining online. 1. A lot of teams only have school issued chrome-books for computers to use, which generally cannot be used for discord tournaments. This and stin...
by nick.
Tue Oct 20, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Single-Subject Events
Topic: 2020-21 IAC Varsity/JV Online League Events [REGISTRATION OPEN]
Replies: 2
Views: 1080

Re: 2020-21 IAC Varsity/JV Online League Events [REGISTRATION OPEN]

Hello, I would like to comment on the mess that was the first night of the Tuesday IAC C Set League. As someone who has been actively playing NHBB and IAC events for the past 3 years, and genuinely enjoys playing History Bowl and the assorted events, I have to say I am deeply disappointed with how t...
by nick.
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Ithaca Fall Tournament IX Online (11/21/20) [NAQT IS-197]
Replies: 9
Views: 1703

Re: Ithaca Fall Tournament IX Online (11/21/20) [NAQT IS-197]

It looks like the google form isn't accepting registrations, excited for this tournament
by nick.
Tue Oct 13, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: 2020 ACF Fall at Ridgewood High School (HS only) (10/17/2020)
Replies: 3
Views: 1656

Re: 2020 ACF Fall at Ridgewood High School (HS only) (10/17/2020)

ACF Fall @ Ridgewood has been designated a platinum qualifier for PACE NSC, meaning that the top 25% of our field (rounded up to the nearest integer) will qualify for PACE NSC. This does mean there will be a webcam requirement for players to keep with PACE Standards.
by nick.
Wed Oct 07, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Lightning Run (HS Open) (11/20/20)
Replies: 2
Views: 1436

Lightning Run (HS Open) (11/20/20)

I will be running Lightning Run, a hs open duos tournament on MOQBA Novice, on Friday, November 20th, 2020 for experienced high school players. Date and Time The tournament will take place on November 20th on Discord, starting at 6:30 PM EST. All players and coaches should be logged onto the server ...
by nick.
Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Maroon Bowl II @ The Internet (Hosted by Ridgewood High School) (1/17/2021)
Replies: 0
Views: 559

Maroon Bowl II @ The Internet (Hosted by Ridgewood High School) (1/17/2021)

The Ridgewood High School Quiz Bowl Team is excited to announce the second annual Maroon Bowl on Sunday, January 17th, 2021. The tournament will take place on Discord and will use the SATURNALIA question set. Myself (Nick Pruitt) and Aum Mundhe (also of Ridgewood High School) will be acting as Tourn...
by nick.
Sat Oct 03, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: 2020 ACF Fall at Ridgewood High School (HS only) (10/17/2020)
Replies: 3
Views: 1656

Re: 2020 ACF Fall at Ridgewood High School (HS only) (10/17/2020)

Since the Field Link isn't working, here is the field:

Belmont (1)
Phillips Andover (1)
Roeper (1)
East Brunswick (2)
Miami Valley (1)
Ray-Pec (1)
Westview (1)
DCDS (2)
DCC (2)

Total (12)
by nick.
Tue Sep 29, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (10/14/20-5/1/2021)
Replies: 6
Views: 1270

Re: The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (10/14/20-5/1/2021)

Reminder that registration for the Fall Season of NJMAL Closes this Sunday! Both Days will have a final cap of 20 teams. Get those registrations in!
by nick.
Sat Sep 19, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: (See other thread for details about STASH 2020-2021 Mirroring)
Replies: 3
Views: 5814

Re: STASH Set Available for Summer/Fall 2020 Mirrors (HS NATS level)

Just curious, what are the current mirroring plans for this set?
by nick.
Sat Sep 05, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021
Replies: 14
Views: 2300

Re: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021

ACF Fall @ Ridgewood online will be on October 17th
by nick.
Sat Sep 05, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: 2020 ACF Fall at Ridgewood High School (HS only) (10/17/2020)
Replies: 3
Views: 1656

2020 ACF Fall at Ridgewood High School (HS only) (10/17/2020)

I am pleased to announce that the Northeast/Mid Atlantic High School site of 2020 ACF Fall will be held at Ridgewood High School (online) on Saturday, October 17, 2020. The tournament will take place virtually on Discord. The opening meeting will begin at 9:45 AM EDT and gameplay will begin at 10 AM...
by nick.
Sat Sep 05, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: Qblitz is back for 2020-2021!
Replies: 1
Views: 277

Re: Qblitz is back for 2020-2021!

For the High School and Middle School challenges, how many rounds are guaranteed, couldn't find it on the website
by nick.
Fri Sep 04, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (10/14/20-5/1/2021)
Replies: 6
Views: 1270

Re: The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (10/14/20-5/1/2021)

Note: Currently this is being pushed the start of this back to October 14th for Wednesday league and October 27th for Tuesday league so teams have time to meet and recruit. New schedule will be in the original post. New registration deadline is October 4th for Fall and Full Season.
by nick.
Fri Sep 04, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Announcements from the AQBL
Replies: 2
Views: 767

Re: Announcements from the AQBL

Hello,

As the AQBL has gotten 40 registrations from teams eligible for our promotion, we have no more free spots for September. Thanks to all of the teams who took advantage of our promotion.
by nick.
Tue Sep 01, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (10/14/20-5/1/2021)
Replies: 6
Views: 1270

Re: The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (9/23/20-5/1/2021)

Initial registration for Fall and the two season package closes on September 10th. Get your registrations in!
by nick.
Tue Aug 18, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: AQBL September Tournament @ The Northeast (9/12/20)
Replies: 1
Views: 689

AQBL September Tournament @ The Northeast (9/12/20)

The American Quiz Bowl League will be hosting a Northeast (New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, Ontario (east of Hamilton and Sudbury), Quebec, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador) Regional Mirror of th...
by nick.
Sun Aug 09, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: IKEA Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Discord (10/3/20)
Replies: 18
Views: 4235

IKEA Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Discord (10/3/20)

Hello everyone! I am happy to announce the Mid-Atlantic Mirror of IKEA, a medium difficulty college set written by the Georgia Tech and Columbia quiz bowl teams, which you can read more about here . The set will be around Terrapin 2016/DRAGOON difficulty, a 2.5 on Ophir's Calendar. This mirror will ...
by nick.
Sun Aug 09, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: DC Metro Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: DC Metro Date Claim for 2020-2021
Replies: 24
Views: 3967

Re: DC Metro Date Claim for 2020-2021

I would like to claim October 3rd for the Mid-Atlantic Mirror of IKEA (college set where closed hs teams can play)
by nick.
Sun Aug 09, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021
Replies: 14
Views: 2300

Re: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021

IKEA Mid Atlantic (which is allowing closed hs teams) will be on October 3rd
by nick.
Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:56 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021
Replies: 14
Views: 2300

Re: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021

Maroon Bowl II is tentatively scheduled for January 17th, 2021 at Ridgewood High School. Set not confirmed.
by nick.
Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021
Replies: 14
Views: 2300

Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021

Might as well get this set up. Accepting Claims from NJ, Eastern PA (east of I-81), CT, NY (South of Albany and Ithaca eastward), and DE. Go Wild. Key: Red: NHBB Blue: NAQT Purple: Novice Orange: Middle School Green: Nationals Black: Housewrite August 29 (SAT) : September 5: September 12 (ACT) : ERI...
by nick.
Wed Jul 22, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (10/14/20-5/1/2021)
Replies: 6
Views: 1270

Re: The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (9/23/20-5/1/2021)

Field Update (Teams/Staffers) Tuesday Fall: Teaneck Charter (2/0) Briarcliff (2/0) Tenafly (2/1) Brielle (4/0) Chapin School (3/0) Logan Township (2/1) Valley MS (1/0) Total: (16/2) (CLOSED) Wednesday Fall: Oratory Prep (1/0) Cedar Hill Prep (2/0) Waldwick MS (2/1) Community MS (1/0) River Dell (3/1...
by nick.
Wed Jul 22, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (10/14/20-5/1/2021)
Replies: 6
Views: 1270

The New Jersey Middle Academic League (powered by the NJQBA) (10/14/20-5/1/2021)

I am proud to introduce the New Jersey Middle Academic League, the newest way to play middle school quiz bowl in New Jersey. Dates: Currently, we are planning on having two sessions throughout our two seasons, one on Tuesday and one on Wednesdays. Dates are here. Matches will be from 7-9 PM EST/EDT ...
by nick.
Thu Jul 02, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NJ/NY/PA Date Claims Thread 2019-2020
Replies: 30
Views: 11941

Re: NJ/NY/PA Date Claims Thread 2019-2020

Will there be a date claims form set up for 2020-2021?
by nick.
Fri Jun 26, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '20-21
Replies: 16
Views: 3619

Re: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '20-21

So, the preseason poll results: Top 20 teams 1. Hunter A (180) 2. East Brunswick A (147) 3. High Tech A (139) 4. Hotchkiss (109) 5. Livingston (93) 6. Hunter B (89) 7. Ridgewood (68) 8. Millburn (34) 9. Teterboro (28, not counting the ballot that gave them 40 points) 10. Choate (13) 11. Darien (11) ...
by nick.
Thu Jun 25, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: Renert's Records - A Vanity Popular Music Set
Replies: 1
Views: 999

Re: Renert's Records - A Vanity Popular Music Set

This looks quite fun. Very excited to play it.
by nick.
Tue Jun 16, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: 2019-20 Groger Ranks Player Poll: RESULTS POSTED
Replies: 35
Views: 5358

Re: 2019-20 Groger Ranks Player Poll

Time to do some player shoutouts: Ben Hu from Millburn might be shadowed by Dean, but he's still t-30 material. Ben is the best science specialist in the Northeast right now, and has put up really good numbers (albeit at a sets) when playing without Dean. As well as having good history coverage, Ben...
by nick.
Fri Jun 05, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: SuMO VI General Announcement
Replies: 6
Views: 2201

Re: SuMO VI General Announcement

Hi, will there be an online summer mirror of this set?
by nick.
Tue Jun 02, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)
Replies: 4
Views: 2493

Re: Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)

The field is now closed, a waitlist will open now to fill any last minute drops
by nick.
Mon Jun 01, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)
Replies: 4
Views: 2493

Re: Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)

Update: Due to a just in time 25th registration, registration deadline is now extended another 24 hours and the new field cap is 28-30 depending on how many teams sign up. Also, if a team drops before tomorrow night, the field becomes autolocked at 24.
by nick.
Sat May 30, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Databases and Quizbowl Software
Topic: Introducing YellowFruit.
Replies: 63
Views: 15224

Re: Introducing YellowFruit.

Ok, so whenever I open YellowFruit 2.5.1 on my laptop, it crashes and I get this crash report. Link to the full report: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Kqm ... sp=sharing
by nick.
Sat May 30, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)
Replies: 4
Views: 2493

Re: Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)

The comment thing is no longer in effect. As well, the field will close at 10 PM EDT on Monday. Get those registrations in! Also, this tournament will conflict with AIME, so if that is preventing your registration that is fine and good luck. Thanks
by nick.
Sat May 23, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)
Replies: 4
Views: 2493

Re: Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)

Due to a major increase in my staffing capacity, the field cap has been upped to 32. Also, due to vandalism of the spreadsheet, teams now have to make a comment to register their team.
by nick.
Thu May 21, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Databases and Quizbowl Software
Topic: Introducing YellowFruit.
Replies: 63
Views: 15224

Re: Introducing YellowFruit.

For me, it appears the mac version of 2.5.1 crashes on launch every time I try to open it. Is that just me or is it widespread?
by nick.
Mon May 18, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: Ohio Trash Online (HS and younger Only) (5/22/20)
Replies: 1
Views: 1161

Re: Ohio Trash Online (HS and younger Only) (5/22/20)

The field closes tonight. Get your registrations in. Thanks
by nick.
Fri May 15, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '20-21
Replies: 16
Views: 3619

Re: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '20-21

The Preseason Poll will close on June 7th, 2020 at 11:58 PM. Keep getting those responses in
by nick.
Fri May 01, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Calendar of Online Events
Replies: 22
Views: 7670

Re: Calendar of Online Events

I will be running a closed HS Mirror of Delta Burke on June 6th, 2020. Forum post is here: viewtopic.php?f=1&p=371039#p371039
by nick.
Fri May 01, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)
Replies: 4
Views: 2493

Delta Burke Online (HS-closed) (Tossup only) (6/6/20)

I will be running an online mirror of Delta Burke Online for High Schoolers on Saturday, June 6th, 2020. If you have any questions, contact me at [email protected].com. The Field will be closed HS. The tournament will be only using tossups and not using bonuses. Set: We will be using Chris Borglum's...
by nick.
Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Quizbowl
Topic: Introducing pyramidal quiz bowl to Knowledge Bowl circuits
Replies: 15
Views: 2202

Re: Introducing pyramidal quiz bowl to Knowledge Bowl circuits

Pat Jewell is the person in charge of the tech end of 3-2-1, she came off really nice in emails so maybe you could work your magic with her.
by nick.
Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: Trash
Topic: Ohio Trash Online (HS and younger Only) (5/22/20)
Replies: 1
Views: 1161

Ohio Trash Online (HS and younger Only) (5/22/20)

I will be running an online mirror of Ohio Trash Online for High Schoolers on May 22nd, 2020. If you have any questions, contact me at [email protected].com. The Field will be HS open. The tournament is intended as a nice way to come down from the AP tests and will start exactly one hour after the l...
by nick.
Tue Apr 21, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Calendar of Online Events
Replies: 22
Views: 7670

Re: Calendar of Online Events

I will be running a HS Online mirror of Ohio Trash on the night of May 22nd. Forum post is here: viewtopic.php?f=19&t=24056
by nick.
Thu Apr 16, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Master @ Ridgewood (NJ) (LIT) - 5/9/20
Replies: 2
Views: 819

Re: Master @ Ridgewood (NJ) (LIT) - 5/9/20

As schools in NJ are now closed until May 15th, this tournament is officially canceled. We recommend that anybody who was going to play this now play TAPIR Online on the same day as it is the most comparable tournament experience. Thank you.
by nick.
Sun Apr 12, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020) [EXPANSION]
Replies: 28
Views: 5101

Re: Wolfie Bowl Online Tournament (August 1, 2020)

Just curious, will there be a published distribution for this packet? Thanks