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by sec\caulfiej
Fri Oct 16, 2009 5:33 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Centennial It's Academic Tournament (12/13)
Replies: 104
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Re: Centennial It's Academic Tournament (12/13)

Pardon my distraction.

"Martialled" should have read "marshalled."

I concede. . . that the single-elimination format is not perfect for every tournament.
by sec\caulfiej
Fri Oct 16, 2009 12:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Centennial It's Academic Tournament (12/13)
Replies: 104
Views: 28378

Re: Centennial It's Academic Tournament (12/13)

There are a number of factors that recommend the single elimination format for smaller local tournaments. 1. They preclude the possibility of a tie at the end of a round. Four team round-robin playoffs create the possibility of a tie at the end of the round robin, which necessitates additional playo...