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by SoLegit12
Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: CAST at UNC (3/23/13)
Replies: 9
Views: 3733

Re: CAST at UNC (3/23/12)

UNC Quiz Bowl is currently in negotiations over possible appearances by Roy Williams (our men's basketball coach) and certain Tar Heel men's basketball players.

Including this guy. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_0pSvBFgDU

You want to come.
by SoLegit12
Wed May 30, 2012 10:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12
Replies: 86
Views: 31826

Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

Changing my status to definitely playing quiz bowl next year, barring :bees: or something. Still @ UNC with the one and only Ryan Rosenberg
by SoLegit12
Sun Apr 01, 2012 4:13 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12
Replies: 86
Views: 31826

Re: Where Will You Be Going to College Next Year? 2011-12

I will be attending UNC Chapel Hill next year and I am not entirely sure about my quiz bowl prospects.
by SoLegit12
Mon Mar 12, 2012 11:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Waylon Jennings Memorial @ Ohio State (5/12/12)
Replies: 23
Views: 7476

Re: Waylon Jennings Memorial @ Ohio State (5/12/12)

Interest is expressed by me.
by SoLegit12
Tue Jan 10, 2012 11:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NAQT IS 111 Dunbar Spring Tournament (2/11/12)
Replies: 3
Views: 1298

Re: NAQT IS 111 Dunbar Spring Tournament (2/11/12)

Count on at least me being there.
by SoLegit12
Mon Jan 09, 2012 3:33 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wildcat XIV at Northwestern (5/20/12)
Replies: 17
Views: 6905

Re: Wildcat XIV at Northwestern (5/20/12)

duPont Manual (x2) expresses interest.
by SoLegit12
Mon Jan 09, 2012 3:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Midwest Championship at Northwestern (5/19/12)
Replies: 52
Views: 21538

Re: Midwest Championship at Northwestern (5/19/12)

duPont Manual (x2) expresses much interest.
by SoLegit12
Tue Nov 08, 2011 12:15 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: DAFT III (11/5/11)
Replies: 23
Views: 6189

Re: DAFT III (11/5/11)

For any and all spectators, none of Manual's A team could make it, so each letter is the one below it.
by SoLegit12
Sat Oct 15, 2011 5:54 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: U of L Academic Challenge 10/15/11
Replies: 8
Views: 2536

Re: U of L Academic Challenge 10/15/11

On behalf of all the Manual teams, I would like to thank U of L and its quiz bowl team for running a great, efficient, on-time tournament.
by SoLegit12
Tue Sep 20, 2011 5:58 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: U of L Academic Challenge 10/15/11
Replies: 8
Views: 2536

Re: U of L Academic Challenge 10/15/11

Please update the field
by SoLegit12
Sun Sep 18, 2011 5:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Ezell-Harding Academic Tournament - September 17, 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 6112

Re: Ezell-Harding Academic Tournament - September 17, 2011

1st--DCC
2nd--Johnson Central A
T-3rd--duPont Manual and Dunbar B
T-5th--Dunbar A, USN A, Dorman A, others (sorry, I don't remember them)
Ulster Clay Pigeon Shooting Association wrote:
unleashmayhem wrote:DuPont Manual defeating Dunbar A.
What exactly constitutes this as an "upset"?
I would like to know this as well.

Edit: Grammar
Edit II: Remembered Dorman A
by SoLegit12
Fri Sep 16, 2011 8:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011-12 Pre-/Early Season Poll: Congrats to Hunter A!
Replies: 3
Views: 2219

Re: 2011 High School Pre-/Early Season Poll

Just wondering if this happened on schedule.
by SoLegit12
Sun May 29, 2011 10:34 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Pre-Nationals Poll Results: Congrats #1 State College!
Replies: 7
Views: 3169

Re: Pre-Nationals Poll Results: Congrats #1 State College!

A Barehanded Telethon Mirth Gun wrote:Will individual ballots be posted?
Bump
by SoLegit12
Sun Apr 24, 2011 10:13 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky NAQT (4-23-11) at U of L
Replies: 12
Views: 2903

Re: Kentucky NAQT (4-23-11) at U of L

For anyone analyzing these stats for rankings/thought, I was terribly sick (as anyone could see/hear at this tournament). I was 1/3 of our team, so I went, terrible headache, cough, and all. It turns out coughing means you mishear questions. (Who knew?)
by SoLegit12
Mon Jan 03, 2011 4:34 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Culver (IN) Jan. 29, 2011 Varsity and Frosh/Soph Tourneys
Replies: 30
Views: 6421

Re: Culver (IN) Jan. 29, 2011 Varsity and Frosh/Soph Tourneys

I'm cancelling all Manual teams, sorry Blessman
by SoLegit12
Sat Jan 01, 2011 4:39 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: University of Louisville Academic Challenge
Replies: 94
Views: 21529

Re: University of Louisville Academic Challenge

Since there were 30 teams, the top 6 qualified. They were: duPont Manual A Northmont Walnut Hills A Adair County B duPont Manual B Simon Kenton A unless I am messing up the stats page Given the highlighting, I think Danville got in ahead of SK. Highlighting indicates NAQT qualification, not place. ...
by SoLegit12
Sat Jan 01, 2011 4:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: University of Louisville Academic Challenge
Replies: 94
Views: 21529

Re: University of Louisville Academic Challenge

Since there were 30 teams, the top 6 qualified. They were:
duPont Manual A
Northmont
Walnut Hills A
Adair County B
duPont Manual B
Simon Kenton A

unless I am messing up the stats page
by SoLegit12
Wed Dec 22, 2010 4:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 PACE NSC
Replies: 114
Views: 164017

Re: 2011 PACE NSC

To the PACE Certification Committee: I noticed that you do not have Cheshire listed as a PACE qualifier from Connecticut, but Cheshire finished 4th at Yale's FAcT on October 23rd, earning the 4th and final qualifying spot for FAcT. I am sure the TD from Yale---I think it is John Lawrence---can conf...
by SoLegit12
Sat Dec 18, 2010 6:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)
Replies: 100
Views: 44558

Re: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)

dtaylor4 wrote:Stevenson A, Auburn A, and DCC A finished with one loss. Seeded in the aforementioned order based on PPG, one-game tiebreakers.
PPG? What happened to PPB?
by SoLegit12
Sun Dec 12, 2010 10:07 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 12 packets. 24 teams. Stacked field.
Replies: 45
Views: 11294

Re: 12 packets. 24 teams. Stacked field.

Still, no matter how PPG is bad, no one has (or can) refute the argument that PPB distinguishes by enough margins, meaning a secondary indicator should take place. Teams that have 22.43 PPB compared to those 22.41 PPB are virtually similar except for one bonus part Look, these sort of arguments are...
by SoLegit12
Sun Dec 12, 2010 2:09 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)
Replies: 100
Views: 44558

Re: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)

Lunch, consisting of Lou Malnati’s pizza and other delectable delights, will be served at an appropriate point. Will this (I'm hoping deep-dish) pizza be complimentary? It is included in your registration fee, deep-dish, and amazing. (and sylleptic) Now I see what a UChicago education can do for me...
by SoLegit12
Sun Dec 12, 2010 1:13 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)
Replies: 100
Views: 44558

Re: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)

jonah wrote: Lunch, consisting of Lou Malnati’s pizza and other delectable delights, will be served at an appropriate point.
Will this (I'm hoping deep-dish) pizza be complimentary?

Edit: Parenthesis
by SoLegit12
Sat Dec 11, 2010 7:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 12 packets. 24 teams. Stacked field.
Replies: 45
Views: 11294

Re: 12 packets. 24 teams. Stacked field.

Still, no matter how PPG is bad, no one has (or can) refute the argument that PPB distinguishes by enough margins, meaning a secondary indicator should take place. Teams that have 22.43 PPB compared to those 22.41 PPB are virtually similar except for one bonus part
by SoLegit12
Fri Dec 10, 2010 2:52 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)
Replies: 100
Views: 44558

Re: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)

duPont Manual is going to send a second team! Yeah!
Either division, which ever would be better for you.
by SoLegit12
Wed Dec 08, 2010 10:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 12 packets. 24 teams. Stacked field.
Replies: 45
Views: 11294

Re: 12 packets. 24 teams. Stacked field.

Why PPB? Why not use PPG? It aggregates tossup and bonus abilities to be more accurate across a tournament. I guess it goes to the whole thing in the rankings forum, but I think for a single tournament PPG would be better For cross-bracket comparisons, especially assuming imperfect seeding, PPB mak...
by SoLegit12
Wed Dec 08, 2010 9:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 12 packets. 24 teams. Stacked field.
Replies: 45
Views: 11294

Re: 12 packets. 24 teams. Stacked field.

Why PPB? Why not use PPG? It aggregates tossup and bonus abilities to be more accurate across a tournament.
I guess it goes to the whole thing in the rankings forum, but I think for a single tournament PPG would be better
by SoLegit12
Tue Dec 07, 2010 6:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cavalier Challenge - 1/22/11 (Spartanburg, SC)
Replies: 18
Views: 6186

Re: Dorman Cavalier Challenge - 1/22/11 (Spartanburg, SC)

Will there be a 4-quarter format this year?
by SoLegit12
Mon Dec 06, 2010 6:06 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)
Replies: 100
Views: 44558

Re: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)

Hilltopper22 wrote:
SoLegit12 wrote:duPont Manual (aka the dirty duPont) will most probably be sending at least one team. Uber. We will be shorthanded.

Edit: Division
Edit x2: Decisiveness
I take it that you won't be attending our tournament.
Yeah, sorry
by SoLegit12
Sun Dec 05, 2010 8:51 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: On-going season rankings
Replies: 391
Views: 97626

Re: On-going season rankings

Chandragupta Maurya wrote:There could be a poll like the preseason one mentioned in another thread that was made up of ballots from people who submit them - that would be interesting
As in a midseason poll?
by SoLegit12
Sun Dec 05, 2010 7:20 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)
Replies: 100
Views: 44558

Re: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)

duPont Manual (aka the dirty duPont) will most probably be sending at least one team. Uber. We will be shorthanded.

Edit: Division
Edit x2: Decisiveness
by SoLegit12
Sat Dec 04, 2010 11:19 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 PACE NSC
Replies: 114
Views: 164017

Re: 2011 PACE NSC

All of the tournaments posted about in this recent discussion are being considered for the next round of certification voting. Is there a way the PACE certification committee could post minutes/tournaments for consideration for upcoming meetings? That would make things easier to see and add additions
by SoLegit12
Fri Dec 03, 2010 9:33 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: All videos of Quiz Bowl
Replies: 205
Views: 127338

Re: All videos of Quiz Bowl

Andrew Jackson's Compatriot wrote:I believe I can probably find some videos of the Comcast Challenge in case anyone wants to laugh at what Henry Gorman looked liked when he was a sophomore
Please!
by SoLegit12
Thu Dec 02, 2010 5:43 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Culver (IN) Jan. 29, 2011 Varsity and Frosh/Soph Tourneys
Replies: 30
Views: 6421

Re: Culver (IN) Jan. 29, 2011 Varsity and Frosh/Soph Tourneys

Nope if it is true that it's Gov Cup, I will try my best to come solo. Or let the fr0sh/soph go to the fr0sh tourney
by SoLegit12
Thu Dec 02, 2010 5:13 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Culver (IN) Jan. 29, 2011 Varsity and Frosh/Soph Tourneys
Replies: 30
Views: 6421

Re: Culver (IN) Jan. 29, 2011 Varsity and Frosh/Soph Tourneys

Hilltopper22 wrote:
SoLegit12 wrote:Penn Bowl would be sweet
Isn't this the same day as Governor's Cup District?
I care about Governor's Cup because?
by SoLegit12
Tue Nov 30, 2010 10:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: University of Louisville Academic Challenge
Replies: 94
Views: 21529

Re: University of Louisville Academic Challenge

Will this get PACE-affiliated soon?
by SoLegit12
Tue Nov 30, 2010 10:03 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)
Replies: 100
Views: 44558

Re: ADVANTAGE (12/18/2010) at New Trier (Winnetka, IL)

I really, really, really want to come to this and add a 5th state.
I have to convince everyone else (this is the day after break begins)
by SoLegit12
Sun Nov 28, 2010 2:09 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: On-going season rankings
Replies: 391
Views: 97626

Re: On-going season rankings

If you go by wins and losses, would the difficulty of the opponent be factored in? If not, you'd have a bunch of teams that are overrated because they are in poorer regions. If so, you'd give teams that don't play top teams every tournament a disadvantage. The reason I like PPB so much is that it i...
by SoLegit12
Sun Nov 28, 2010 12:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Tri-State Academic Challenge (KY/OH/WV) 11/20/2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1802

Re: Tri-State Academic Challenge (KY/OH/WV) 11/20/2010

Coach K wrote:
SoLegit12 wrote:Finalists: Campbell County B and Belfry Middle.
Really?
It sounds like it was just a middle school division.
I was confused because the post talks about varsity hs and this page with no other results
by SoLegit12
Sun Nov 28, 2010 12:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Tri-State Academic Challenge (KY/OH/WV) 11/20/2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1802

Re: Tri-State Academic Challenge (KY/OH/WV) 11/20/2010

Finalists: Campbell County B and Belfry Middle.
Really?
by SoLegit12
Sat Nov 27, 2010 6:21 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar
Replies: 48
Views: 12587

Re: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar

Jeremy Gibbs Freesy Does It wrote:Do you mean there is only one HSAPQ set? If so, that's not true for the timeframe you're talking about, they're making more next semester.
Oh ok, thanks.
by SoLegit12
Sat Nov 27, 2010 1:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar
Replies: 48
Views: 12587

Re: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar

Midwest completely slipped my mind. We are actually thinking about going there, so using DII would make no sense. So, we still have Prison Bowl, IS 104, 102, and the HSAPQ sets to work with. They should be enough for any teams in KY that would want to hold a tournament that are not currently planni...
by SoLegit12
Sat Nov 27, 2010 12:20 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar
Replies: 48
Views: 12587

Re: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar

I'm not sure how happy Culver would be if someone held a DII SCT mirror in Kentucky, seeing as how Dunbar and Manual went to theirs last year and it's a shorter drive from both Louisville and Lexington to Culver than to Case. I'm sure no good teams would go to the KY mirror if it were mutually excl...
by SoLegit12
Sat Nov 27, 2010 12:48 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar
Replies: 48
Views: 12587

Re: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar

Plus it's relative position means many southern Ohio teams won't want to go and the same with KY teams.
by SoLegit12
Fri Nov 26, 2010 9:30 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar
Replies: 48
Views: 12587

Re: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar

I thought I made this clear to Nick before. I want the southwestern Ohio teams to go to Case to play PSAT. Also, since PSAT is pretty late in the school year, I was hoping for some other midwestern states to be represented at Case. I offered a couple months ago to let Manual have the set (I would h...
by SoLegit12
Fri Nov 26, 2010 4:32 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar
Replies: 48
Views: 12587

Re: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar

grayson77 wrote:I would love to see either a Prisonbowl and/or PSAT mirror in Kentucky/Nashville.
Saajid Moyen is pretty much denying any chance of a PSAT mirror in KY
by SoLegit12
Fri Nov 26, 2010 12:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bouncebacks on bonuses
Replies: 54
Views: 13947

Re: Bouncebacks on bonuses

David Riley wrote:But does it often happen that the rebounding team (outside of a competitive match or tournament) has more knowledge?
Yes -- plus bouncebacks can often offset bad question writing (tossups/hoses). Plus it's aggravating as [bad word] to watch somebody 0 a bonus when you would've 30d it.
by SoLegit12
Wed Nov 24, 2010 2:40 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar
Replies: 48
Views: 12587

Re: Southeast Quizbowl Tournament Calendar

Just a warning that the Fleming County tournament will be Quick Recall, rather than Quiz Bowl. Teams from out of state should know what they're getting into... It is a timed, terribly restrictive format (hesitation rules) that is not pyramidal. It also has math comp. Edit: Less offensive to KY state...