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by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Mon Jan 25, 2010 10:07 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 4090

Re: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?

http://naqt.com/stats/tournament-teams. ... nt_id=3223

Here are stats from Alabama's sectional, I know they're all on the website but I figured I'd post the url here to be grouped with the others.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Mon Jan 25, 2010 8:30 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CC Predictions 09-10
Replies: 153
Views: 20038

Re: CC Predictions 09-10

I'm going to go all John Madden and make a bold prediction that the winning team will be the one who answers more toss-ups than the other team.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Jan 24, 2010 3:50 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 4090

Re: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?

I sent Lucy a message on FaceBook and she hasn't responded yet, I hope to hear something soon.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Jan 24, 2010 2:49 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 4090

Re: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?

Kwang the Ninja wrote: So they're not playing CCCT?
Hmmm, it would appear not. That sucks, I always like playing against Slade. Maybe we'll see them at ICT assuming we all make it.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Jan 24, 2010 2:09 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 4090

Re: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?

Mr. Young or Chris, have either of you heard of any of the Georgia teams like GPC attending a Sectional? I thought they would either come to ours or one of the Florida ones since there wasn't one in Georgia. I know GPC has Robert Slade for his last year and when I talked to them he said they planned...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Jan 24, 2010 11:53 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 4090

Re: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?

Mr. Young I'll talk to Lucy at Jeff State to see if she can't send it along.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Jan 24, 2010 1:29 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 4090

Re: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?

To add to the unbelievable sectional results, Northeast and Snead finished 1 and 2, respectively, at the Alabama Sectional.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sat Jan 23, 2010 12:18 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

Snead would prefer to play on the A-Set as it appears to be our only viable option since Penn Bowl seems unlikely. We'd love to come to UA and have a little fun at a tournament even if it is A-Set.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Thu Jan 21, 2010 1:27 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

Jeff I believe you are very correct, I don't know a single person on the CC Circuit who would have to write a packet. Penn Bowl may be very doable now, but of course this is all up to the UA Quiz Team and of course the Penn Team as well.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Thu Jan 21, 2010 11:24 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

I think people are asking for a MUT Mirror? Please. That would be extremely awesome as MUT is one of the tournaments Snead has talked about all year. In this case, I realized the lack of warning and predetermined details, so it's mostly to cater to our local CCs. Though I do see a lot of Penn Bowl ...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Thu Jan 21, 2010 3:17 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

UA is actually one of the places I'm considering, along with just about every other college in Alabama. If I get lucky enough to swing one of those 5 Community College Honors scholarships I'll definitely be at UA
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Thu Jan 21, 2010 2:57 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

Oh we're coming to Alabama ourselves if you do Penn Bowl, I meant we couldn't go to like USC or something 4-5 hours away unless he took us. Tuscaloosa is reasonable, and besides, it's Tuscaloosa!!
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Thu Jan 21, 2010 2:39 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

OK, I said my piece, I'll lighten up. A few comments, though. Mark: The long trips are not necessarily always good for your gameplay, however fun they may be. If you have a trip that lasts more than 10 hours, it tends to hurt you, but 6 or 7 hours isn't that bad, even though it seems like it would ...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Wed Jan 20, 2010 10:30 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

Snead would be interested in a Penn Bowl Mirror. I just talked to Casey Lowery and I'm pretty sure Northeast would be interested as well.

EDIT: We only have 5 people, but I might could get a couple buddies to come join us so that we might have enough for 2 teams. 1 team for sure though
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Wed Jan 20, 2010 9:22 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

I hope I didn't project that A-sets were good preparation for CCCT. I just meant any tournament in general could only help us prepare, whether it be Penn Bowl, IS-Set or whatever else. I'm not sure how much of a pattern will reciprocate this year, but the 2007 iteration of Ackbar featured all CC tea...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Wed Jan 20, 2010 8:37 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

Snead and more than likely Northeast as well (and maybe a couple other CCs) would love a Penn Bowl Mirror

EDIT: If you use IS-92 none of the CCs will be able to attend due to it being used at our Sectionals this coming weekend.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Wed Jan 20, 2010 6:45 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

A MUT mirror in Alabama would be very very awesome.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Wed Jan 20, 2010 1:45 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

You know Fred I hadn't even thought about that. I was wondering myself why there wasn't a mirror announced in the SouthEastern region. I believe U-LM is doing a mirror of it but that would be inaccessible to most teams around here. I'd love to get a chance to play Penn Bowl.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Tue Jan 19, 2010 7:16 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

I didn't know that part, a set change could always work, even if it was an A-Set. I believe the only non A-Set we aren't using is IS-94. The chances of IS #94 being ready by January 30th are nil (its current first use is scheduled for February 27th, and meanwhile we have an SCT to finish). Let me a...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Tue Jan 19, 2010 1:30 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

Dangit Bobo you ruin everything! (Kidding) I didn't know that part, a set change could always work, even if it was an A-Set. I believe the only non A-Set we aren't using is IS-94. Any type of tournament, be it A-Set, IS, or ACF-style could only serve as a type of warm-up for CCCT
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Tue Jan 19, 2010 12:09 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

All right. We've garnered a bit of interest, enough for maybe 5 or 6 CUT teams, and Alabama hopes to throw in some of our own new and somewhat inexperienced players. Cost and location will be announced as soon as I get e-mails back from those that are in charge of those things. There will definitel...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Mon Jan 18, 2010 11:02 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl Trash Mirror - Berry College - 2/27/2010
Replies: 13
Views: 2256

Re: Penn Bowl Trash Mirror - Berry College - 2/28/2010

I would so come to this if it wasn't CCCT weekend. Of course they way things are the CCCT may just be a "show up here and hope it's the right location" type of tournament the way things are going.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: MS Teams in HS Tournaments?
Replies: 10
Views: 1286

Re: MS Teams in HS Tournaments?

Having been in this situation once before, I think MS teams in High School tournaments can be very beneficial. My 8th grade year our middle school team was riding an undefeated record, finished 66-2, and Lee Henry somehow got us into Alabama's high school state NAQT tournament. We ended up placing 7...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Tue Jan 12, 2010 7:24 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30
Replies: 66
Views: 8211

Re: UA Admiral Ackbar Invitational Tournament - January 30

Snead will probably be interested in sending a team (even if it's just me) to this.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Fri Jan 08, 2010 1:06 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 4090

Re: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?

This isn't a definite list by far, but seeing as how I haven't heard any updates, which may be partially be due to us not starting back yet, but based on last year's sectional and attendance at ACBL events thus far here is what I'll forecast: Snead (1) Northeast (1-2) Jeff State (1 maybe 2 depending...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Mon Jan 04, 2010 1:45 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)
Replies: 60
Views: 16572

Re: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)

I also forgot to add above that we have 1 player who is non-lit who could probably help in some capacity.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Mon Jan 04, 2010 1:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Minnesota Undergrad Tournament 2010 (3/6/2010)
Replies: 51
Views: 23655

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Minnesota Undergrad Tournament 2010 (3/6/2010)

Yeah not having it on 2/27 would be a good idea it seems, as Snead and maybe a couple other CCs might be interested in attending. I've mentioned this tournament to my teammates periodically and the interest is growing because we only get to play IS/A-Series in the CC Circuit and would love to play o...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Jan 03, 2010 8:36 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)
Replies: 60
Views: 16572

Re: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)

I think the CCCT site is in serious flux right now. Right now I'm thinking the Motel 6 just off I-75 in Ocala. Or maybe we'll see y'all in Orlando for our ninth hosted tournament this year! Sigh. Anyway, I always like playing lit questions, but I'll staff this, assuming I'm there. I wouldn't compla...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Jan 03, 2010 5:22 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)
Replies: 60
Views: 16572

Re: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)

I may have just missed this -- but has NAQT announced the locations of the CCCT and ICT yet? If not, is there an ETA on that? Thanks. As far as I know they haven't announced either one, but all of the CC teams seem to have gotten some indication that CCCT may be in Mobile. I'd assume they'd be anno...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sat Jan 02, 2010 11:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)
Replies: 60
Views: 16572

Re: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)

I'll ask my coach once we have our first practice if he'd be able to moderate it. I'm sure since most of our team will probably want to play it he wouldn't mind. I'll get back to you guys on that.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sat Jan 02, 2010 2:11 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)
Replies: 60
Views: 16572

Re: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)

I'm not sure how many people from CCCT will want to play, but I imagine a good many, which poses me to ask if there will be any sort of a field cap for this or if you would end up doing some type of draft for a doubles event or something if there was over X number of people.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sat Dec 26, 2009 11:10 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: T-Party
Replies: 76
Views: 20634

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: T-Party

Yeah a Florida mirror might be more feasible pending which area of Florida it were held in and whether our coach will take us. We'd love to have attend this tournament as it would serve as a great warm-up for CCCT
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sat Dec 26, 2009 10:48 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: T-Party
Replies: 76
Views: 20634

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: T-Party

Might there be a possibility of another Southeastern area mirror in TN, GA, or AL? This would be something my team would probably be interested in attending but due to funding cuts it has become even more impossible for us to make a trip to South Carolina.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Fri Dec 18, 2009 11:56 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)
Replies: 60
Views: 16572

Re: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola 1-8-10

I saw the RMP thing and wondered but I won't complain either since it will just be 1/0, I really look forward to playing this tournament. If it turns out to be doubles I will be looking for a partner.

EDIT: By playing I mean if this is held at CCCT
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Fri Dec 18, 2009 12:30 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola February 26 (CCCT)
Replies: 60
Views: 16572

Re: Lit/Fine Art Singles @ Chipola 1-8-10

I can certainly say I and maybe a couple other Snead players would play this if it were to be held at CCCT, and I'm sure Casey and some of his teammates would as well in addition to the other teams playing there.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Wed Dec 16, 2009 1:27 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 4090

Re: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?

bt_green_warbler wrote:That sectionals list isn't final (for instance, we're working on a Mississippi site, and there's some chance of a Georgia one.) I believe the CCCT will be the same size as it was last year.
Thanks for clarifying
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Tue Dec 15, 2009 10:52 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 4090

Re: NAQT 2010 CC Sectional Sites?

Does this mean we can expect the field size at CCCT to be lesser than last year? Seems like that's like half as many sectionals as there were.

EDIT: Chris, Casey or myself (or both!) will try to keep you updated with the type of field we're looking at.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Mon Dec 14, 2009 1:20 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Delta Burke 2009 Discussion
Replies: 69
Views: 9223

Re: Delta Burke 2009 Discussion

Speaking on the Mary Apparition bonus, we didn't get the bonus but I thought it was rather hard especially for a novice set. The only one we would've gotten would've been the Guadalupe part with a slight possibility, but very unlikely, of us pulling out Fatima.
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Dec 13, 2009 7:37 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Delta Burke 2009 Discussion
Replies: 69
Views: 9223

Re: Delta Burke 2009 Discussion

I think both Rabelais and Gargantua and Pantagruel are very well-known and I can remember hearing toss-ups on both throughout high school. Now if you had asked about Alcofribas Nasier, the pseudonym he had used, that may have been pushing it for a novice set. I'm sure it would've been converted by t...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sat Dec 12, 2009 1:34 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: KMO results
Replies: 25
Views: 3973

Re: KMO results

Oh, the spect-auk-ular memories from doing this back when I was in High School. I remember we always got out of class for like 2-3 periods and sometimes got pizza. The shouting was quite fun too
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Dec 06, 2009 1:00 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 6th Annual Brindlee Mountain Invitational (Dec. 5, 2009)
Replies: 27
Views: 3734

Re: 6th Annual Brindlee Mountain Invitational (Dec. 5, 2009)

Aaron I was referring to such a scenario as what happened my Sophomore year. We had went pretty far into big school playoffs, then got eliminated. After a victory against our A-Team, eliminating them, we played Danville. We had an advantage in the match and had we won we would've won the Small Schoo...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sun Dec 06, 2009 1:31 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 6th Annual Brindlee Mountain Invitational (Dec. 5, 2009)
Replies: 27
Views: 3734

Re: 6th Annual Brindlee Mountain Invitational (Dec. 5, 2009)

NAQT does advantages at Nationals for the Championships of both Large and Small Schools and also in most State NAQT Championships, I'm not sure if those were the only two scenarios or not. Advantages are more common than you think, we've used them a few times here in Bama for various tourneys. Most ...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sat Dec 05, 2009 9:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CC Predictions 09-10
Replies: 153
Views: 20038

Re: CC Predictions 09-10

Figured I'd post the results from the LBW-Greenville Tourney 1st-Snead 10-0 2nd-NACC 9-1 3rd-NW Florida - 8-2 Pensacola JC also came to the tournament. I must say I was very impressed by NW Florida's performance, they are a good team. The final with Northeast was very exciting as well, which we narr...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Mon Nov 30, 2009 1:41 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CC Predictions 09-10
Replies: 153
Views: 20038

Re: CC Predictions 09-10

This seems to be the big question from everyone involved with the CCCT. Early speculation has Mobile as the host city, but that is simply a rumor. I am hoping for Mobile, as Lambert's is on the way :grin: As sad as it is to say, especially living in Alabama, my family has seemingly ALWAYS managed t...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Mon Nov 30, 2009 1:25 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CC Predictions 09-10
Replies: 153
Views: 20038

Re: CC Predictions 09-10

I think this will all get settled at CCCT. Yes it shall. There really is no excuse to be made. We all know that Snead beat us at Faulkner without their best player, and that does point towards Snead's ability. In our defense, it was our worst round of the day and the things tossed up that round jus...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Sat Nov 28, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: Quizbowl History Forum
Topic: History project: Top 10 Tournaments of the Decade
Replies: 22
Views: 11474

Re: History project: Top 10 Tournaments of the Decade

The 2009 SCT deserves an honorable mention, at least. It was a pretty damn well written tournament, with only one or two difficulty outliers (the tossup on Miklos Horthy comes to mind.) I also thought it was among the best copy-edited tournaments, and had few issues playing it while running a fever...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Thu Nov 26, 2009 10:48 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT
Replies: 127
Views: 21294

Re: List places you'd like to see the 2011 HSNCT

I would like to see HSNCT hosted somewhere in the Southeast as well. I remember that when I was in high school, our team did not receive enough sufficient funds to travel to Chicago. We did fundraising, but the fundraising only helped to pay the costs of tournament fees around the area. I think it ...
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Wed Nov 25, 2009 12:46 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Mirror of Delta Burke at Bevill - Jasper
Replies: 8
Views: 1688

Re: Mirror of Delta Burke at Bevill - Jasper

sychipola wrote:Link to the stats for the Bevill Delta Burke Mirror: http://results.scobo.net/SQBS.aspx?org= ... =standings
Gracias
by 49-Mile Scenic Drive
Tue Nov 24, 2009 3:56 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Mirror of Delta Burke at Bevill - Jasper
Replies: 8
Views: 1688

Re: Mirror of Delta Burke at Bevill - Jasper

With the help of Stan Young (again!), I'll try to get something up here from Bevill soon. That would be excellent. I e-mailed Mr. Scott seeing if he may have gotten a copy. If so, I'll have him forward them to you if practical. EDIT:He may not have gotten a copy, I'm not sure if they send a copy to...