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by Speedygrapes
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '19-20
Replies: 17
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Re: NY/NJ/CT/PA/DE Discussion '19-20

The situation that arose last Saturday with our team was due to a poor miscommunication on our part. We apologize to anyone who was either directly or indirectly affected by this. On the topic of Tenafly, I definitely wouldn’t count us out after Princeton. Our A team was at half strength, due to Ale...
by Speedygrapes
Thu Dec 13, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: Theory
Topic: NAQT vs Housewrite
Replies: 8
Views: 7582

Re: NAQT vs Housewrite

Thanks everyone for all responses! Speaking for the Hunter team, we do not take the least offense to people making the (very obvious) statement that we play better on NAQT. After all, it's good to be recognized for being good. And I'm sure most other teams better at NAQT than other sets would agree ...
by Speedygrapes
Sun Dec 02, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Theory
Topic: NAQT vs Housewrite
Replies: 8
Views: 7582

NAQT vs Housewrite

Often while reading discussions comparing different quizbowl teams, I see the phrase "X team is really good on NAQT sets" or "Y team plays well on housewrites." What does this mean? I have played on both types of sets and have always noticed that there are a lot more trash questions in NAQT sets. Lo...