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by eshan pokhrel
Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT) 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Re: Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT) 2020

If anyone is interested in staffing ASBOT, don't hesitate to sign up on our Google Sheet: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/ ... sp=sharing

We're looking for 2-4 individuals and will pay $20 for staffing the full tournament, and $10 for half.
by eshan pokhrel
Sun Oct 11, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: (10/10/20) Southeastern Online Middle School Academic Tournament (SOMSAT) 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 1249

Re: (10/10/20) Alabama Online Middle School Academic Tournament (AOMSAT) 2020

Congratulations to Howard A (GA) for winning SOMSAT! Howard A finished with a perfect 10-0 record, defeating the second-place team, Monrovia A, twice in enthralling matches to secure the championship. Additional congratulations to our top two scorers on the day, Charles Heydt (148.5 ppg) and Tate Os...
by eshan pokhrel
Tue Sep 08, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: (10/10/20) Southeastern Online Middle School Academic Tournament (SOMSAT) 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 1249

Re: (10/10/20) Southeast Online Middle School Academic Tournament (SOMSAT) 2020

Mr. Rutsky, We didn't realize the confusion of the name "OMSAC" until you brought it up, sorry about that. We've decided to rename the tournament "Southeast Online Middle School Academic Tournament, or SOMSAT" and open it to all middle school teams across the Southeast. Thank you for pointing out ou...
by eshan pokhrel
Tue Sep 01, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT) 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Re: Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT) 2020

This will serve as a field update post. Current Field: West Point A (AL) Arab A (AL) Arab B (AL) Arab C (AL) Westbrook Christian (AL) Baldwin Arts and Academics (AL) Monrovia A (AL) Monrovia B (AL) Monrovia C (AL) Hartselle A (AL) Hartselle B (AL) Once again, the sign-up link will be attached below:...
by eshan pokhrel
Sun Aug 23, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT) 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Re: Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT) 2020

Yes, that decision will be made a little over a month before the date of the tournament, once we can confirm/deny Madison County School System teams’ entrances.
by eshan pokhrel
Wed Aug 19, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT) 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT) 2020

Hello, I am excited to announce the first Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT)! ASBOT will be using the TAILS question set, a middle school/easy high school set. This tournament will be hosted on December 5, 2020, and is open to all Middle Schools within the state of Alabama . Because of th...
by eshan pokhrel
Tue Aug 18, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: South Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Alabama 2020-2021 Discussion Thread
Replies: 12
Views: 1003

Re: Alabama 2020-2021 Discussion Thread

I'd like to clarify that ASBOT is separate from SOMSAT. You can find the ASBOT registration at this link: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/19Q0mABQ6tmCg2XqvQvRckob6PMT7_uMxTkcUXDZm8c8/edit?usp=sharing You can find the SOMSAT registration here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1pdRl-s5NGK...
by eshan pokhrel
Mon Aug 17, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: South Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Alabama 2020-2021 Discussion Thread
Replies: 12
Views: 1003

Re: Alabama 2020-2021 Discussion Thread

Karan, you are a little misinformed on the situation. 1) We have been working on these questions since July, as we are using some of the sets from the Madison County tournament at ASBOT (Which is why MadCo SS teams are not permitted to enter at this time ). 2) The article you reference pertains to h...
by eshan pokhrel
Mon Aug 17, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Middle School Quizbowl Announcements & Discussion
Topic: (10/10/20) Southeastern Online Middle School Academic Tournament (SOMSAT) 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 1249

(10/10/20) Southeastern Online Middle School Academic Tournament (SOMSAT) 2020

Good day, Vishal Rameshbabu (@Vixor), Neil Sethi (@nsethi0423), and I (@eshan pokhrel) are hosting the Alabama Online Middle School Academic Tournament (SOMSAT), an IQBT Rookie Mirror. This tournament was initially open to any schools in the Southeastern United States. Due to our early season date, ...
by eshan pokhrel
Mon Aug 17, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: South Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Alabama 2020-2021 Discussion Thread
Replies: 12
Views: 1003

Re: Alabama 2020-2021 Discussion Thread

Thank you, and we look forward to the West Point tournament ourselves.
by eshan pokhrel
Mon Aug 17, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: South Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: Alabama 2020-2021 Discussion Thread
Replies: 12
Views: 1003

Re: Alabama 2020-2021 Discussion Thread

Hello, I am excited to announce the first Alabama Scholars Bowl Open Tournament (ASBOT)! ASBOT will be using the TAILS question set, a middle school/easy high school set. This tournament will be hosted on December 5, 2020, and is open to all Middle Schools within the state of Alabama . Because of th...
by eshan pokhrel
Thu Aug 13, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Alabama 2019-2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 55
Views: 13538

Re: Alabama 2019-2020 Discussion Thread

Will there be a 2020/2021 thread for tournaments/etc?
by eshan pokhrel
Sat Jun 13, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Alabama 2019-2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 55
Views: 13538

Re: Alabama 2019-2020 Discussion Thread

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by eshan pokhrel
Sat Mar 07, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Alabama 2019-2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 55
Views: 13538

Re: Alabama 2019-2020 Discussion Thread

When will invitationals for next year be finalized? I'm trying to get a jump start on next season since we don't have varsity state to look forward to (somehow). If you have or will have any information, email me at [email protected].

Thanks