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by FCPanther
Mon Jan 10, 2011 8:05 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament
Replies: 10
Views: 2123

Re: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament

The FCAT is scheduled for Saturday. Here's a field update, now let's hope the weather cooperates. School varsity "B" Fleming Co. 1 1 Henry Clay 1 0 MVNH 1 0 Boone Co. 1 0 Pikeville 1 1 Johnson Cent. 1 1 Lafayette 1 1 Daviess Co. 1 0 Campbell Co. 1 2 Simon Kenton 1 1 Paintsville 1 1 Russell 1 1 Mason...
by FCPanther
Sun Dec 19, 2010 3:59 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament
Replies: 10
Views: 2123

Re: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament

Field update: As of 12-19-2010 Attending: Henry Clay MVNH Boone County Pikeville Johnson Central Lafayette Daviess County Fleming County Campbell County Simon Kenton Russell Mason County Montgomery County Bishop Brossart Adair County There are a few additional teams/coaches that have expressed inter...
by FCPanther
Sun Dec 05, 2010 2:33 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '10-'11
Replies: 128
Views: 23505

Re: Kentucky '10-'11

Nick, According to what was rolled out at the coaches' conference the changes will go something like this: (keep in mind this is for HS, the middle school rules for numbers of questions, toss up length, and timing may be slightly different). 1. Toss ups and bonuses will be paired (but from different...
by FCPanther
Thu Oct 14, 2010 4:33 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament
Replies: 10
Views: 2123

Re: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament

Invitations and registration forms have been emailed to coaches of all schools that have participated in the FCAT over the last five years, and to several others that have expressed interest. If there's anyone out there that would like to play a quick recall tournament before District Governor's Cup...
by FCPanther
Sat Aug 21, 2010 8:58 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament
Replies: 10
Views: 2123

Re: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament

Faiyad, I'm not sure if you're asking what questions we'll use this year or next so I'll go on and answer both inquiries. The 2011 FCAT will use the same question writer that we have for the last couple of years. There won't be a huge change in the length or quality. They'll be pretty good questions...
by FCPanther
Fri Aug 20, 2010 1:39 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament
Replies: 10
Views: 2123

Re: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament

The 2011 edition of the Fleming County Academic Tournament is still scheduled for January 15th at Fleming County High School. Entry fee will remain $60 for first the first team and $30 for each additional squad. We do ask that teams bring a working buzzer and a moderator or judge. We will have a "B"...
by FCPanther
Tue Aug 03, 2010 6:11 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '10-'11
Replies: 128
Views: 23505

Re: Kentucky '10-'11

Nick, You're right in that while they are still considered students at their home schools it is certainly a complicating factor, particularly when ADA funds still go to that home school. I don't know if there are stipulations on what competitions those students would be permitted to take part in for...
by FCPanther
Tue Aug 03, 2010 3:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '10-'11
Replies: 128
Views: 23505

Re: Kentucky '10-'11

Gatton students may participate in Governor's Cup but must do so from their home school (the school that receives their Average Daily Attendance funds). While they are enrolled at Gatton they are also still considered to be students at their sending school which enables them to particpate in their h...
by FCPanther
Thu Jul 29, 2010 3:53 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: CANCELLED: Super Smart Brothers Brawl
Replies: 80
Views: 19988

Re: Super Smart Brothers Brawl (duPont Manual Tourney Interest)

February 12 is an ACT date and the 19th is regional Governor's Cup.
by FCPanther
Sat Jul 24, 2010 11:38 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: CANCELLED: Super Smart Brothers Brawl
Replies: 80
Views: 19988

Re: Super Smart Brothers Brawl (duPont Manual Tourney Interest)

Any news on a date or whether there will be a middle school division?
by FCPanther
Thu Jun 03, 2010 9:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: CANCELLED: Super Smart Brothers Brawl
Replies: 80
Views: 19988

Re: Super Smart Brothers Brawl (duPont Manual Tourney Interest)

two quick questions:

1. Has a date been set for certain?

2. Have decisions been made regarding whether or not there will be JV and middle school competitions as well?
by FCPanther
Mon May 17, 2010 7:17 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: GCAT Interest
Replies: 34
Views: 3985

Re: GCAT Interest

Sounds good there...only thing in KY that I can think of then would be Derby Festival IF that moves back to the spring. Last I heard the plan was to try that sometime in the fall. Don't know how well that would spread things out in Jefferson Co. with Manuel and U of L also planning fall tournament d...
by FCPanther
Sun May 16, 2010 8:43 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: GCAT Interest
Replies: 34
Views: 3985

Re: GCAT Interest

The first couple of weeks in May are AP exams. The first Saturday in particular would probably be bad since that's right in the middle, and I would surmise that many participants could be preoccupied with exams.
by FCPanther
Tue May 04, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: University of Louisville Academic Challenge
Replies: 94
Views: 22294

Re: University of Louisville Academic Challenge

Fleming will be playing JV Challenge (and will try to get back to Wright State, I just hadn't looked that far ahead at the schedule) so that weekend is out for us. Whatever works for the majority of your teams is fine with us.
by FCPanther
Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:18 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: University of Louisville Academic Challenge
Replies: 94
Views: 22294

Re: University of Louisville Academic Challenge

Fleming County is planning on bringing two and possibly three squads.
by FCPanther
Tue Apr 20, 2010 12:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Super Smart Brothers Brawl (duPont Manual Tourney Interest)
Replies: 1
Views: 429

Re: Super Smart Brothers Brawl (duPont Manual Tourney Interest)

Fleming County is interested especially if you can find a way to space things out with U of L.
by FCPanther
Tue Apr 20, 2010 12:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament
Replies: 10
Views: 2123

Re: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament

Glad to hear you're planning on making the trip...thus far that's four teams, in addition to us, that have already told me they plan to be here finances, weather, and nature permitting. The very early (8 months ahead of time) field has us with teams from: Johnson Central Campbell Co. Grayson Co. Ada...
by FCPanther
Tue Apr 20, 2010 12:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: GCAT Interest
Replies: 34
Views: 3985

Re: GCAT Interest

Scott,

I like the look of the format and Fleming is interested. Obviously we're a year away and things can change, but if it's at all possible we'd like to come.

Good luck with the tournament and we hope to see you there, and hopefully before.

kg
by FCPanther
Mon Apr 19, 2010 6:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament
Replies: 10
Views: 2123

2011 Fleming County Academic Tournament

The 2011 edition of the Fleming County Academic Tournament is scheduled for January 15th at Fleming County High School in Flemingsburg, Kentucky. The tournament is great late tune up heading into District Governor's Cup competition. As such, we'll keep the matches in that format (although in the int...
by FCPanther
Mon Apr 19, 2010 6:35 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

I just got the confirmation from my principal today. The 2011 edition of the Fleming County Academic Tournament will be Saturday January 15th at Fleming County High School in Flemingsburg Kentucky. With us keeping the date that close to district Governor's Cup we will keep the format the same as Gov...
by FCPanther
Mon Apr 19, 2010 6:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: GCAT Interest
Replies: 34
Views: 3985

Re: GCAT Interest

Scott, Glad to hear that Grayson is going to give your tournament a go. Now about those questions: 1. HSAPQ or NAQT would probably be your best bet. Something pyramidal will draw more top flight teams. If you go with something more quick recall oriented there are lots of question sources but some of...
by FCPanther
Fri Mar 19, 2010 1:32 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

My understanding for State Governor's Cup 2011 is that it will be downtown Lexington and will incoroporate Heritage Hall, the Radisson, and the Hyatt. I know that there has been a great deal of money poured into those hotels for renovation and the more central location makes sense. On a side note I ...
by FCPanther
Tue Feb 23, 2010 7:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

I stand corrected. Scott thanks for the clarification.
by FCPanther
Tue Feb 23, 2010 7:38 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

I know they reseed based on record and points....ie a 2-0 team plays a 1-2, but I'm not sure if they seed 1-8 from the top bracket and 1-8 from the bottom, or if it's redrawn completely 1-16. I'll have to look that up. I didn't really look at it that closely since Grayson Co. pretty well took care o...
by FCPanther
Tue Feb 23, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

I noticed the upper/lower bracket thing but wasn't sure if that was a holdover from the previous method of a blind draw. I also understand you're frustation, but even if I'm wrong (and I very well could be) if you finish strong in prelims you wouldn't play Dunbar until the state semis with the resee...
by FCPanther
Tue Feb 23, 2010 7:21 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

Jack, Correct me if I'm wrong, but Pikeville is in a prelim. bracket with: Corbin, Marion Co., and Eastern, so there's no way you'd play Dunbar until the elimination rounds. The second part of my point is this: and perhaps where I could be off. After the prelims single elimination is seeded based on...
by FCPanther
Sat Jan 30, 2010 2:53 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

Any districts actually get to play today? When are most people planning to make things up, our district (38th) will go on Monday.
by FCPanther
Sat Jan 16, 2010 7:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10
Replies: 14
Views: 1994

Re: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10

Johnson Central-A emerged as the champion of the 12th annual Fleming County Academic Tournament. They defeated Pikeville-A in the finals of the tournament. More details as I get through the scoresheets. All in all it was successful day with a VERY strong field of teams, many of which will be making ...
by FCPanther
Sat Jan 16, 2010 7:48 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

Congratulations to Johnson Central for their victory in this year's Fleming County Academic Tournament. They defeated Pikeville in the tournament finals. More details in the FCAT thread.
by FCPanther
Wed Jan 13, 2010 12:48 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10
Replies: 14
Views: 1994

Re: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10

Here's a quick field update for this Saturday's tournament. Varsity division: Fleming County Johnson Central (2) Pikeville (2) Bath Co. Paintsville Madisonville North Hopkins Adair Co. Campbell Co. Bishop Brossart Simon Kenton Henry Clay Lafayette Russell "B" Team Division: Fleming County Campbell C...
by FCPanther
Tue Dec 29, 2009 11:32 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

More details are actually over on the tournament board, but since this is a Kentucky tournament I thought I'd update the field here too. The Fleming County Academic Tournament is on for January 16th. It's a good late quick recall tune up before district. Anyway, here's the field: Varsity: Fleming Co...
by FCPanther
Fri Dec 04, 2009 3:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10
Replies: 14
Views: 1994

Re: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10

Scott I certainly hope that Grayson can still make it. Who is your new coach, I'd like to get the contact information to that person. Also, here is a quick field update: Varsity: Fleming Co. Bishop Brossart Adair Co. Campbell Co. Johnson Central (2) Simon Kenton Mason Co. Paintsville Grayson Co. (2)...
by FCPanther
Wed Nov 18, 2009 1:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10
Replies: 14
Views: 1994

Re: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10

A brief field update: Division A (varsity) Fleming Co. Bishop Brossart Adair Co. Campbell Co. Johnson Central (2) Simon Kenton Mason Co. Paintsville Grayson Co. () "B" team divsion (not necessarily just JV) Fleming Co. Bishop Brossart Campbell Co. (2) Johnson Central Simon Kenton Mason Co. Paintsvil...
by FCPanther
Fri Oct 16, 2009 1:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

Sandy, I've looked at those numbers too (tournament breakdowns) and think it's possible to get something going in this part of the state. That's assuming Russell doesn't revive their tournament, or someone else east of I-75 and North of I-64 doesn't add an event (with a little better geography than ...
by FCPanther
Thu Oct 15, 2009 7:14 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

They weren't Patrick's Press. They were actually produced in Kentucky...but you're right they weren't very good.

I've got a new source from out of state that should be better.
by FCPanther
Wed Oct 14, 2009 2:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

Aaron, I appreciate the input concerning the FCAT. I can tell you that I am aware of the issues relating to the questions, and have changed sources for this upcoming tournament. If the competition sets are comparable to the samples then the quality should be better. It is difficult to find "good" qu...
by FCPanther
Wed Oct 14, 2009 8:16 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

I'm glad to read that Madisonville and Grayson are looking into the possiblities of adding tournaments within the state. We had hoped to get to Grayson's tournament this year. The addition of more tournaments, with different formats certainly adds a great deal of flavor to the state's competition, a...
by FCPanther
Thu Oct 08, 2009 1:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wright State University Rowdy Raider Invitational (12/5/09)
Replies: 47
Views: 7207

Re: Wright State University Rowdy Raider Invitational (12/5/09)

Fleming County (KY) is planning on sending one team. Registration has already been logged, and I'll have the check in the mail by Monday.

thanks,

kg
by FCPanther
Sat Sep 12, 2009 6:28 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

Any word on results from Danville?
by FCPanther
Sat Aug 22, 2009 12:17 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Grayson County Academic Tournament, November 2009 (CANCELED)
Replies: 14
Views: 2387

Re: Grayson County Academic Tournament, November 2009 (CANCELED)

I hope you can get something together during the second semester. As for dates: January 9th is the state All 'A' so that could impact participation, particularly among small schools (Piarist, Danville, Pikeville, etc) January 16th is the Fleming County tournament so that would definitely knock us ou...
by FCPanther
Sat Aug 22, 2009 10:21 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Grayson County Academic Tournament, November 2009 (CANCELED)
Replies: 14
Views: 2387

Re: Grayson County Academic Tournament, November 2009 (CANCELED)

Scott and Nick, I applaud your timely notification of the need to cancel. Although disappointed that we won't be able to make it to your tournament I appreciate the early heads up. Let me also say that where you are located, in the future you should be able to establish a pretty good tournament, wit...
by FCPanther
Sun Aug 16, 2009 4:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10
Replies: 14
Views: 1994

Re: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10

We can take the tentative off of the FCAT announcement. The 2010 FCAT will be January 16th at Fleming County High School in Flemingsburg, KY. We will play Kentucky's quick recall format with morning pool play rounds giving way to a single elimination seeded tournament in the afternoon. Costs will be...
by FCPanther
Sat Aug 15, 2009 12:30 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 09-10
Replies: 457
Views: 66314

Re: Kentucky 09-10

Fleming County will be attending the U of L tournament and is planning making trips to Grayson County and Vanderbilt (depending on date and funds). We'd like to get to Danville and Dunbar but personal committments make those two days unworkable. In January we will again host our annual quick recall ...
by FCPanther
Fri May 15, 2009 8:31 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 08-09
Replies: 256
Views: 36741

Re: Kentucky 08-09

Nick, KAAC should be setting the 2009-2010 schedule at their next board meeting (which is next week I believe). You might want to check with them before you nail down November 21st. There is a good chance that JV Challenge will be either that weekend or the one before. I know that could be a conflic...
by FCPanther
Thu May 14, 2009 9:56 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10
Replies: 14
Views: 1994

Re: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10

The tournament will be KAAC Governor's Cup format. Everyone will be guaranteed four games (three pool play matches and at least one single elimination match). It seems that with primarily Kentucky teams at that time of year it's a good way to transition into district and regional play. As for a sour...
by FCPanther
Wed May 13, 2009 9:20 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 08-09
Replies: 256
Views: 36741

Re: Kentucky 08-09

Scott,

Fleming County is looking to add an NAQT event sometime next year and would be interested, assuming that your tournament doesn't conflict with something that is already on the schedule. Let me know when you set a date.
by FCPanther
Wed May 06, 2009 6:34 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10
Replies: 14
Views: 1994

Re: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10

Scott,

Glad to hear it. I've sent out early invitation (save the date kind of stuff) to those that attended last year, and to some folks that I thought might be interested this year. Grayson Co. is definitely on that list.
by FCPanther
Tue May 05, 2009 1:40 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky 08-09
Replies: 256
Views: 36741

Re: Kentucky 08-09

Fleming County High School has set January 16th, 2010 as the tentative date for the next Fleming County Academic Tournament. Details are pretty much the same as in years past...Governor's Cup format. $60 entry fee, and morning pool play rounds will be used to seed the single elimination rounds. Cont...
by FCPanther
Tue May 05, 2009 1:38 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10
Replies: 14
Views: 1994

Fleming County Academic Tournament 1/16/10

Fleming County Academic Tournament is tentatively set for January 16th 2010. The tournament will consist of morning pool play rounds that will be used to seed the afternoon elimination rounds. We will play Governor's Cup format. This is a great opportunity for one last tuneup heading into district c...