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by Bloomington
Fri Mar 20, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Theory
Topic: Quiz Bowl Podcast- For 10 Points
Replies: 23
Views: 11229

Re: Quiz Bowl Podcast- For 10 Points

Will there be more podcasts with the cancellation of MSNCT?
by Bloomington
Mon Feb 24, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: Generalizing for High school
Replies: 1
Views: 921

Generalizing for High school

Hello my name is Soren Gjesfjeld and I am the Co-Captain of my middle school's quiz bowl team. I am currently a generalist and we are very solid (https://www.naqt.com/stats/tournament/standings.jsp?tournament_id=10944, https://stats.neg5.org/t/x88C2kaUI/2020-barrington-invitational-challenge/team-st...
by Bloomington
Sat Feb 01, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Theory
Topic: Quiz Bowl Podcast- For 10 Points
Replies: 23
Views: 11229

Re: Quiz Bowl Podcast- For 10 Points

I just want to say I love your podcast's and they have been very helpful! Keep up the good work!
by Bloomington
Sun Dec 01, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Theory
Topic: QuizDB settings for MSNCT
Replies: 2
Views: 3754

Re: QuizDB settings for MSNCT

In any kind of studying, it's best to be practicing on questions harder than you're usually going to be playing; that way you'll be seeing clues that appear at the beginnings of tossups or in the hard parts of bonuses more frequently as they're used as middle clues and middle parts at harder diffic...
by Bloomington
Sat Nov 02, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2019-2020 Illinois Discussion
Replies: 40
Views: 12188

Re: 2019-2020 Illinois Discussion

Will there be an Illinois poll like last year?
by Bloomington
Tue Oct 29, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2019-2020 Illinois Discussion
Replies: 40
Views: 12188

Re: 2019-2020 Illinois Discussion

I hear he might be going to IMSA.
by Bloomington
Fri Oct 25, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Theory
Topic: Rethinking Middle School/Novice Difficulty
Replies: 35
Views: 9933

Re: Rethinking Middle School/Novice Difficulty

So what would it say if your team has trouble answering many questions at first? My coach read an MS NAQT packet on Thursday's practice (we are planning to go to the Jr. Wildcat Tournament) are Varsity team, (9 people now) played a solid match against each other (475-270), after that, we brought in ...
by Bloomington
Thu Oct 17, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: IESA Style Set Available
Replies: 7
Views: 6194

Re: IESA Style Set Available

I love this!

This covers my teams abilities exactly, I showed a few of my teammates it today and if we played on it, I think we would do pretty well.

Try to see if the Metcalf tournament would run this.
by Bloomington
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2019-2020 Illinois Discussion
Replies: 40
Views: 12188

Re: 2019-2020 Illinois Discussion

I hear he's pretty good at History and Geo.
by Bloomington
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2019-2020 Illinois Discussion
Replies: 40
Views: 12188

Re: 2019-2020 Illinois Discussion

Montgomery Gold is a Freshman now and is going to U-High.

Other Rising freshmen are Arunabh Ganguli (Stevenson) and Siddhu Bangaru (Springfield)
by Bloomington
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: Theory
Topic: How to build "stamina"
Replies: 20
Views: 9722

Re: How to build "stamina"

At the Barrington invitational, my team brought some donuts on the ride there, and some light snacks, but we didn't eat much. After the first five rounds, we all ate some pizza, and we felt a lot better afterward. But we never really felt that hungry.
by Bloomington
Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Best Individuals in Illinois
Replies: 12
Views: 7369

Re: Best Individuals in Illinois

Any ranks for MSers?