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by Arras Agility
Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: CALISTO (Regular HS, 2020)
Replies: 7
Views: 2854

Re: CALISTO (Regular HS, 2020)

CALISTO is 68% complete, and still looking for mirrors in many regions! We have also decided, on Ankit's suggestion, to waive the mirror fee for teams that hosts would charge $10 or less from schools classified under Title I of the ESEA; we hope that this policy will help hosts in efforts to expand ...
by Arras Agility
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:17 am
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: CALISTO (Regular HS, 2020)
Replies: 7
Views: 2854

Re: CALISTO (Regular HS, 2020)

As of 9/17/19, CALISTO is 83% written. Current Mirrors: Pennsylvania: State College HS -- January 11 Illinois: Loyola Ultima @ Loyola Academy -- January 18 Northeast Missouri: PAWS @ Palmyra HS -- February 8 Southwest Missouri: MARS @ Fort Osage HS -- February Mid-Atlantic: Richard Montgomery HS -- ...
by Arras Agility
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:14 am
Forum: Mirror requests
Topic: CALISTO (Regular HS, 2020)
Replies: 7
Views: 2854

CALISTO (Regular HS, 2020)

CALISTO (CALIfornia Spring TOurnament), a regular-difficulty high school set, will be available for mirrors starting January 4, 2020. Writers/Editors The set will be written by various Californians, and head-edited by Justin French. Our subject editor team currently consists of Shahar Schwartz (Lite...
by Arras Agility
Sat May 18, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Triton Pre-Nats @ UCSD (5/18)
Replies: 6
Views: 1483

Re: Triton Pre-Nats @ UCSD (5/18)

Thanks to everyone who staffed or attended! "Team WV" won the tournament in the second game of an advantaged final against a team of Noah Prince and Nolan Dannels. Complete stats are up.
by Arras Agility
Mon May 06, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Triton Pre-Nats @ UCSD (5/18)
Replies: 6
Views: 1483

Re: Triton Pre-Nats @ UCSD (5/18)

Eric is right that this tournament is primarily targeted towards high school teams. There are few enough high school teams in SoCal at a high enough level that this tournament would in all likelihood not be feasible as a high school-only nats-prep tournament - just last Saturday on a HS-regular set,...
by Arras Agility
Mon May 06, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Triton Pre-Nats @ UCSD (5/18)
Replies: 6
Views: 1483

Re: Triton Pre-Nats @ UCSD (5/18)

This tournament has changed questions from ICT DII and will instead be run on Florida Spring as an open tournament. Eligibility is now open to all players who haven't played the set, which in particular means IPNCT and ICT participants are now eligibile.
by Arras Agility
Sun May 05, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Triton Pre-Nats @ UCSD (5/18)
Replies: 6
Views: 1483

Triton Pre-Nats @ UCSD (5/18)

The UCSD Quizbowl team will host Triton Prenats, to be held at UCSD on Saturday, May 18, 2019. The tournament will be run on Florida Spring . This is an open tournament, so college teams, high school teams, chimera teams, and college alumni are all allowed to play. A team formation spreadsheet is av...
by Arras Agility
Sun May 05, 2019 2:03 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Triton Spring IX @ UCSD
Replies: 1
Views: 1467

Re: Triton Spring IX @ UCSD

This happened today; congratulations to Arcadia A, who cleared the field by four games to win the Varsity division, and Francis Parker, who won the second game of an advantaged final against Arcadia C in JV. Thanks to all the players and staffers who came! Stats are here.
by Arras Agility
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:13 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Triton Spring IX @ UCSD
Replies: 1
Views: 1467

Triton Spring IX @ UCSD

The UCSD Quizbowl team will host Triton Spring IX, to be held at UCSD on Saturday, May 4, 2019. The tournament will have a Varsity division, mirroring BHSAT , and a Junior Varsity division, tentatively mirroring IS-184A. Eligibility: The Varsity division will be open to all high school teams. The Ju...
by Arras Agility
Sat Apr 21, 2018 2:28 am
Forum: Miscellaneous High School Quizbowl
Topic: Where are you going to college next year? (2018)
Replies: 29
Views: 13798

Re: Where are you going to college next year? (2018)

I'll be going to UC San Diego, and plan to play and staff and such.
by Arras Agility
Fri Dec 29, 2017 2:28 am
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: On the Predictive Value of HSQBRank + the Poll
Replies: 17
Views: 8080

Re: On the Predictive Value of HSQBRank + the Poll

Antrobus63 wrote:
alistairgray42 wrote:last year I maintained my own rankings spreadsheet, which basically reimplements Fred Morlan's method...
Wow, this is awesome. Do you have one for this year??
Nothing complete enough to be released.
by Arras Agility
Thu Dec 28, 2017 1:49 am
Forum: National and Regional Comparisons and Discussion
Topic: On the Predictive Value of HSQBRank + the Poll
Replies: 17
Views: 8080

Re: On the Predictive Value of HSQBRank + the Poll

I can answer some of the questions in this thread, because last year I maintained my own rankings spreadsheet , which basically reimplements Fred Morlan's method (with some differences in that I only added teams scoring better than certain thresholds, and a few other differences). I also inputted Mo...