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by nick.
Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:56 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Tri-State Area Date Claims 2020-2021
Replies: 8
Views: 782

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: 8
Views: 782

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) (9/23/20-5/1/2021)
Replies: 1
Views: 412

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

Field Update (Teams/Staffers)

Oratory Prep (1/0)
Cedar Hill Prep (2/0)
Teaneck Charter (2/0)
Waldwick (2/1)
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) (9/23/20-5/1/2021)
Replies: 1
Views: 412

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

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: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NJ/NY/PA Date Claims Thread 2019-2020
Replies: 30
Views: 11486

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: 14
Views: 2653

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: 780

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: 4337

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: 1903

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: 2137

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: 2137

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: 53
Views: 12788

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: 2137

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: 2137

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: 53
Views: 12788

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: 966

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: 14
Views: 2653

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: 6076

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: 2137

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 High School Quizbowl
Topic: Introducing pyramidal quiz bowl to Knowledge Bowl circuits
Replies: 15
Views: 1780

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: 966

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: 6076

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: 660

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: 4368

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

Just curious, will there be a published distribution for this packet? Thanks
by nick.
Fri Apr 10, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '20-21
Replies: 14
Views: 2653

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

It's that time of year, so the question now lies. What teams will do well next year in the Tri-State Circuit? What teams will rise high, and what teams will crumble? A poll will probably come around later, but for now, this space is good for predictions.
by nick.
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: James Blair Bowl Online
Replies: 9
Views: 2257

Re: James Blair Bowl Online

sho16 wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 4:54 pm
Is this a regional mirror or open for everyone

I would imagine it is open to everyone
by nick.
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: NMMS 3 Available for Mirrors
Replies: 2
Views: 4539

Re: NMMS 3 Available for Mirrors

Hello,
Would there be any interest in an online mirror of this set given the recent influx of online tournaments?
by nick.
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: BHSAT XXIX Available for Mirrors (2020)
Replies: 10
Views: 5946

Re: BHSAT XXIX Available for Mirrors (2020)

Hello, will BHSAT Online be occurring this spring due to an influx of online tournament demand? Thanks

It looks like BHSAT Online is up at viewtopic.php?f=1&t=23909 so we're good, have a nice day
by nick.
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:21 am
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: Ohio Trash Set Available for Mirrors
Replies: 1
Views: 743

Re: Ohio Trash Set Available for Mirrors

Given the recent boom in online tournament mirrors, would there be any possibility of an Ohio Trash online? Thanks
by nick.
Fri Mar 13, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: Ontario Hybrid 2020 Announcement (Trash + Academic)
Replies: 8
Views: 3084

Re: Ontario Hybrid 2020 Announcement (Trash + Academic)

Hello,

I was curious if an Online Mirror was going to run of this set given the recent boom in online tournament demand
by nick.
Tue Mar 03, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: WORKSHOP at New York University (May 2, 2020) - yup, cancelled
Replies: 3
Views: 1613

Re: WORKSHOP at New York University (May 2, 2020)

Probably should put it out there that NJ States @ Rutgers is now also on 5/2, so that might cause conflicts for some teams.
by nick.
Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Master @ Ridgewood (NJ) (LIT) - 5/9/20
Replies: 2
Views: 660

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

Current Field - Teams/Buzzers/Moderators

Delaware Valley (1/0/0)
by nick.
Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Master @ Ridgewood (NJ) (LIT) - 5/9/20
Replies: 2
Views: 660

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

Ridgewood High School is pleased to announce our first annual Mid Atlantic Spring Tournament Established by Ridgewood (MASTER) pre-nationals tournament, which will take place on Saturday, May 9th, 2020. We'll be mirroring LIT, a HS nationals/medium college level set by UT Austin. MASTER will be held...
by nick.
Sun Jan 26, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NJ/NY/PA Date Claims Thread 2019-2020
Replies: 30
Views: 11486

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

Ridgewood is tentatively claiming May 9th for its MASTER pre-nats tournament. We are planning on mirroring UT Austin’s LIT set, a medium difficulty college set.
by nick.
Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Maroon Bowl (11/23/19) at Ridgewood High School
Replies: 3
Views: 3879

Re: Maroon Bowl (11/23/19) at Ridgewood High School

We have reached our hard field cap of 27. Due to bracketing concerns, the field can only be expanded if we can get at least 3 additional staffers. All other teams will be put on a waitlist. If any team drops out, a team on the waitlist will be automatically added to the field.
by nick.
Thu Oct 24, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Maroon Bowl (11/23/19) at Ridgewood High School
Replies: 3
Views: 3879

Re: Maroon Bowl (11/23/19) at Ridgewood High School

Great news! "Congratulations! PACE (the Partnership for Academic Competition Excellence) has designated your tournament, MAROON Bowl I, as a gold NSC qualifier. This means that the top 20% of teams in your tournament (rounded up to the nearest integer) will qualify for our national high school quizb...
by nick.
Thu Aug 08, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Maroon Bowl (11/23/19) at Ridgewood High School
Replies: 3
Views: 3879

Re: Maroon Bowl (11/23/19) at Ridgewood High School

Current Field - Teams/Buzzers/Moderators East Brunswick (3/2/0) Delaware Valley (2/2/0) "Team QuizDroid" (1/0/0) St Joseph of Metuchen (1/0/0) High Tech (2/2/0) Northern Highlands (2/0/0) Teterboro (1/0/0) Bergen Academies (1/1/0) Saint Peter's Prep (3/2/0) Livingston (1/0/0) Millburn (1/1/0) Tenaf...
by nick.
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Maroon Bowl (11/23/19) at Ridgewood High School
Replies: 3
Views: 3879

Maroon Bowl (11/23/19) at Ridgewood High School

Hello! Ridgewood High School is proud to present the first ever Mid-Atlantic Regional Offensive Of kNowledge (MAROON Bowl), a quiz bowl tournament to be hosted on November 23rd, 2019. We will be mirroring WAIT (Wayzata Academic Invitational Tournament) for our set. You can find out more about the pa...
by nick.
Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Northeast Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: NJ/NY/PA Date Claims Thread 2019-2020
Replies: 30
Views: 11486

Re: NJ Date Claims Thread 2019-2020

Ridgewood would like to claim Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 for our mirror of WAIT
by nick.
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Princeton High School Academic Tournament XXVII (PHSAT XXVII) at Princeton University, 09/28/2019
Replies: 10
Views: 6661

Re: Princeton High School Academic Tournament XXVII (PHSAT XXVII) at Princeton University, 09/28/2019

The Google Form doesn't work, is there any plans on fixing that in the near future or will it be opened closer to the tournament?