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by smithp5
Tue May 28, 2013 4:06 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2013-2014
Replies: 48
Views: 17848

Re: North Carolina 2013-2014

@Salman: Noted and updated.
by smithp5
Tue May 14, 2013 3:17 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2013-2014
Replies: 48
Views: 17848

Re: North Carolina 2013-2014

NC Tournament Directors have been discussing dates for various Quiz Bowl tournaments during 2013-2014 school year. The preliminary calendar for NC 2013-2014 (subject to change) is as follows. Packets used at each tournament have not yet been determined. Please note also that the SAT dates have not b...
by smithp5
Sat Apr 20, 2013 5:01 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NCATA Championship--4/20/2013 (Greensboro, NC)--HSAPQ 33
Replies: 6
Views: 2137

Re: NCATA Championship--4/20/2013 (Greensboro, NC)--HSAPQ 33

Congratulations to East Chapel Hill A for going undefeated and winning 1st place at the NCATA Championship. Early College at Guilford A finished in second with an 8-1 record. More information to come!

Stats combined: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... _combined/
by smithp5
Sat Apr 20, 2013 12:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NCATA Championship--4/20/2013 (Greensboro, NC)--HSAPQ 33
Replies: 6
Views: 2137

Re: NCATA Championship--April 20, 2013 (Greensboro, NC)

Stats through the first 7 rounds: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/1424/stats/ncata_championship_prelims/standings/ Edit: The teams were divided into two divisions (with one "House" Team filling out division A, games against this team do not count in the standings). The Top 3 teams in each d...
by smithp5
Tue Apr 02, 2013 2:15 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NCATA Championship--4/20/2013 (Greensboro, NC)--HSAPQ 33
Replies: 6
Views: 2137

Re: NCATA Championship--April 20, 2013 (Greensboro, NC)

Another update soon to come aobut payment for the tournament. Edit: And that update is here. NCATA has been able to cover its expenses for the upcoming tournament and are making the tournament a free tournament for NC high school teams. Thus, there is no registration fee. We hope to get as many team...
by smithp5
Tue Mar 19, 2013 10:20 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NCATA Championship--4/20/2013 (Greensboro, NC)--HSAPQ 33
Replies: 6
Views: 2137

Re: NCATA Championship--April 20, 2013 (Greensboro, NC)

Field update (13 teams, 10 buzzers, 3 "extra" staffers): East Chapel Hill (3 teams, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers) Chapel Hill (1 team, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers) Guilford (3 teams, 2 buzzers, 1 staffer) Richmond Senior (1 team, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers) South Caldwell (1 team, 3 buzzers, 1 staffer) Northwood (1 team...
by smithp5
Thu Mar 14, 2013 11:41 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NCATA Championship--4/20/2013 (Greensboro, NC)--HSAPQ 33
Replies: 6
Views: 2137

Re: NCATA Championship--April 20, 2013 (Greensboro, NC)

Please note the change above: the location of the tournament has changed to Guilford College and is not at UNCG-Greensboro. I will also send an update e-mail out to interested teams. Field update will follow soon. Thank you!
by smithp5
Thu Feb 28, 2013 3:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NCATA Championship--4/20/2013 (Greensboro, NC)--HSAPQ 33
Replies: 6
Views: 2137

Re: NCATA Championship--April 20, 2013 (Greensboro, NC)

*This is the full announcement for the NCATA Championship--4/20/2013* The North Carolina Academic Team Association is pleased to announce that we will host an NCATA Championship on Saturday, April 20th, 2013. This is a high school Quiz Bowl tournament that will take place from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Th...
by smithp5
Sun Feb 24, 2013 7:42 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Wake Forest University Brain Summit, NC - 2/16/2013 [IS-120]
Replies: 13
Views: 3975

Re: Wake Forest University Brain Summit, NC - 2/16/2013 [IS-120]

Haven't been watching the board lately, just saw this. Bradley and Jeff, I'll send you an e-mail with any discrepencies I see with Early College at Guilford data.
by smithp5
Mon Jan 21, 2013 2:30 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NCATA Championship--4/20/2013 (Greensboro, NC)--HSAPQ 33
Replies: 6
Views: 2137

NCATA Championship--4/20/2013 (Greensboro, NC)--HSAPQ 33

The North Carolina Academic Team Association (NCATA) is pleased to announce that it plans to host a state-wide Quiz Bowl tournament for interested high schools on April 20, 2013. The tournament is scheduled to be held in Greensboro, NC. More details about the tournament will be provided soon.
by smithp5
Sun Nov 18, 2012 3:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Tar Heel Cup @ UNC (11/17/12)
Replies: 14
Views: 4250

Re: Tar Heel Cup @ UNC (11/17/12)

perlnerd666 wrote:Thanks to UNC for running a tournament that finished exactly at 5:30 (on time), according to my watch; very impressive for 10 rounds. All of our teams enjoyed themselves yesterday.
Seconded. Thanks to UNC for continuing a great NC Quiz Bowl tradition.
by smithp5
Sat Oct 13, 2012 8:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)
Replies: 11
Views: 2917

Re: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)

Full Final Standings for Quaker Bowl 2012: (1) Raleigh Charter A (2) East Chapel Hill A (ECH = East Chapel Hill throughout stats) (3) NCSSM A (4) NCSSM B (5) Enloe A (6) South Caldwell A (7) Raleigh Charter B (8) NCSSM C (9) NCSSM D (10) Green Hope (11) East Chapel Hill B (12) East Chapel Hill C (13...
by smithp5
Sat Oct 13, 2012 6:10 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)
Replies: 11
Views: 2917

Re: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)

Thank you to everyone who came to Quaker Bowl! First place: Raleigh Charter A Second place: East Chapel Hill A Third place: NCSSM A Fourth place: NCSSM B These teams have qualified for the HSNCT. Stats and more details will posted later tonight. Once stats are posted, please send me an e-mail at ECG...
by smithp5
Sat Oct 13, 2012 2:55 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)
Replies: 11
Views: 2917

Re: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)

Stats posted through 5 preliminary morning matches: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/1099 Teams are currently in playoff brackets. Top 8 (by W/L then PPB) were divided into two top playoff brackets of 4 and are in a round robin. Middle 8 and Final 8 were divided in the same way. Cross-matche...
by smithp5
Fri Oct 05, 2012 11:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)
Replies: 11
Views: 2917

Re: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)

@Inan: Got it--thank you!
by smithp5
Tue Sep 25, 2012 9:43 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)
Replies: 11
Views: 2917

Re: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)

Brice:
Forsyth County has traditionally been tough, but we've tried some outreach that way. Having a tournament at Wake Forest again this year will probably help revive (or activate) some of that area.
by smithp5
Mon Sep 24, 2012 2:04 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)
Replies: 11
Views: 2917

Re: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)

Field: (24 teams, 13+ buzzers) *Grimsley (1 team, 1 buzzer) *East Chapel Hill (3 teams, 1 buzzer) *Enloe (2 teams, 1 buzzer) *Raleigh Charter (3 teams, 2 buzzers) *NCSSM (5 teams, 1 buzzer) *Northwood (2 teams, 1 buzzer) *Bassett (1 team, 1 buzzer) *Southeast Guilford (1 team, 1 buzzer) *South Caldw...
by smithp5
Mon Sep 24, 2012 1:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)
Replies: 11
Views: 2917

Re: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)

The Quaker Bowl has been certified as Platinum by PACE, which means that the top 25% of teams (rounded up) will qualify for PACE NSC (in addition to HSNCT). Updates will also be made soon about the current field.
by smithp5
Fri Aug 31, 2012 9:04 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)
Replies: 11
Views: 2917

Re: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012

Ashwin:
Based on previous experience, we will most likely be able to accomodate more than two teams from a school, but would like to make sure each school gets a chance first.
by smithp5
Wed Aug 22, 2012 2:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)
Replies: 11
Views: 2917

Quaker Bowl--October 13, 2012 (Greensboro, NC)

*This is the full announcement for the Quaker Bowl--10/13/2012* The Academic Team at The Early College at Guilford is pleased to announce that we will host the 4th Quaker Bowl on Saturday, October 13, 2012. This is a high school Quiz Bowl tournament that will take place from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. The ...
by smithp5
Sun Jun 10, 2012 9:57 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2012-2013
Replies: 41
Views: 15851

Re: North Carolina 2012-2013

Since it has been requested by other coaches, let's go ahead and centralize dates here. I've added confirmed date claims to the list, just let me know if something needs to be added. Note: I'll add a little bit of color to this calendar... Local tournaments Out-of-state tournaments Traditional schoo...
by smithp5
Fri Jun 01, 2012 11:39 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2012-2013
Replies: 41
Views: 15851

Re: North Carolina 2012-2013

The Early College at Guilford would like to claim October 13, 2012 for Quaker Bowl. (This is a week earlier than previous incarnations because there has been a slight change in our school's schedule). More details will be forthcoming.
by smithp5
Wed May 30, 2012 7:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2012 NASAT: June 16-17 at Ohio State
Replies: 112
Views: 35140

Re: 2012 NASAT: June 16-17 at Ohio State

Team North Carolina will be:
Gareth Fowler (Guilford)
Natan Holtzman (Enloe)
William Holub-Moorman (East Chapel Hill)
Jacob Reed (East Chapel Hill)
by smithp5
Sat Apr 14, 2012 3:48 pm
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: The Early College at Guilford: Shaker Bowl II (4/14/2012)
Replies: 1
Views: 1136

Re: The Early College at Guilford: Shaker Bowl II (4/14/2012)

Congratulations to Kernodle B for winning Shaker Bowl II! With nine teams, we played a round-robin tournament, and results may be found here:

http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/96 ... n_results/

Thank you to all teams who came out and we look forward to Shaker Bowl III next year!
by smithp5
Sat Mar 10, 2012 4:04 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2011-2012
Replies: 75
Views: 14161

Re: North Carolina 2011-2012

Results for the preliminary rounds of the NCASA Central District Tournament (IS-114A) are posted at the following website. More information to come.

http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/921
by smithp5
Wed Feb 29, 2012 4:09 pm
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: The Early College at Guilford: Shaker Bowl II (4/14/2012)
Replies: 1
Views: 1136

The Early College at Guilford: Shaker Bowl II (4/14/2012)

The Early College at Guilford Academic Team is pleased to announce that we will be hosting Shaker Bowl II on April 14th, 2012. There is no limit to the number of teams that one school may enter. This tournament is open only to teams from Middle Schools/Junior High Schools, and we would like to restr...
by smithp5
Mon Feb 13, 2012 9:22 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2011-2012
Replies: 75
Views: 14161

Re: North Carolina 2011-2012

Wake Forest is hosting their "Wake Forest Brain Summit" on Saturday, February 25th using IS 109. For more information, please contact Bradley Hicks at HICKBB0 at WFU dot EDU.
by smithp5
Sat Oct 22, 2011 9:59 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2312

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011

And, full stats are now posted. Please let me know if you have any issues!

http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/117
by smithp5
Sat Oct 22, 2011 7:53 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2312

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011

Brief results. More detailed results will soon follow. Note: we played 5 preliminary rounds and rebracketed for playoffs (6 teams in three tiers and a bottom consolation bracket for remaining teams). In the top bracket, 3 teams tied at 3-2 in the afternoon playoff brackets, and 3 teams tied at 2-3. ...
by smithp5
Fri Oct 07, 2011 8:41 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2312

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011

Please let us know at [email protected].com if you are interested in attending Quaker Bowl! Our registration is open through today, Friday, October 7th and we've got a great field lined up as you can see above. For those teams that are registered, you should be getting more information about the tou...
by smithp5
Tue Sep 27, 2011 12:28 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2312

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011

Thread bump...
by smithp5
Sat Aug 27, 2011 10:59 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2312

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011

Field Update (as of 10/21/2011) (24 teams, 14 buzzers for sure, 4 staffers for sure): *Enloe (2 teams, 1 buzzer, 0 staffers) *Thomas Jefferson Classical (2 teams, 2 buzzers, 1 staffer) *East Chapel Hill (1 team, 0 buzzers, 0 staffers) *Green Hope (1 team, 0 buzzers, 0 staffers) *Carlisle (1 team, 1 ...
by smithp5
Mon Aug 15, 2011 11:35 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2312

Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011

*This is the full announcement for the Quaker Bowl--10/22/2011* The Academic Team at The Early College at Guilford is pleased to announce that we will host the 3rd Quaker Bowl on Saturday, October 22, 2011. This is a high school Quiz Bowl tournament that will take place from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. The ...
by smithp5
Fri Jun 17, 2011 6:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Different "Levels" of Teams at a Tournament
Replies: 8
Views: 1855

Re: Different "Levels" of Teams at a Tournament

Thank you for your feedback/testimonials. I will keep this in mind as we plan our tournament.
by smithp5
Wed Jun 15, 2011 3:20 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Different "Levels" of Teams at a Tournament
Replies: 8
Views: 1855

Re: Different "Levels" of Teams at a Tournament

@Charlie: I see your point about the B/C team vs. new team non-distinction. I suppose my concern relates more to creating classification based on inexperience as opposed to grade level. @Nikhil: We were planning to use the same regular set for both levels, so that the distinction would only based on...
by smithp5
Wed Jun 15, 2011 2:32 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Different "Levels" of Teams at a Tournament
Replies: 8
Views: 1855

Different "Levels" of Teams at a Tournament

I have a question regarding the possibility of splitting up teams into different skill level brackets during preliminary rounds. This year I will be directing the Quaker Bowl tournament in Greensboro, North Carolina. One idea our group had for our tournament next year is to split the field into diff...
by smithp5
Tue May 31, 2011 8:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2011-2012
Replies: 75
Views: 14161

Re: North Carolina 2011-2012

Coach Powers: My team and I appreciate the compliment, and I agree with your sentiment that both teams did an excellent job throughout the match. The match certainly could have gone either way and it was a shame after the numerous comebacks and runs from both sides that only one team could come out ...
by smithp5
Tue May 31, 2011 2:33 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2011-2012
Replies: 75
Views: 14161

North Carolina 2011-2012

Looking ahead to next year, The Early College at Guilford would like to claim the date of October 22, 2011 for the 3rd Quaker Bowl tournament. More details will come later in the year.
by smithp5
Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2010-2011
Replies: 53
Views: 8666

Re: North Carolina 2010-2011

Carangoides ciliarius wrote:So it was just played with bouncebacks? It's hard to read stats i'm not familiar with, sometimes. But, okay.
Just to clarify, the tournament was played without bouncebacks.
by smithp5
Sat Apr 09, 2011 1:02 pm
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: The Early College at Guilford Middle School Tournament
Replies: 2
Views: 1521

Re: The Early College at Guilford Middle School Tournament

Congratulations to Lincoln B who won the tournament by going through the round-robin undefeated! Thomas Jefferson A finished in second place. Thank you to all who came out! Stats for our Middle School Tournament are found at this site: http://results.scobo.net/SQBS.aspx?org=ECGQuizBowl&id=1&page=sta...
by smithp5
Mon Mar 21, 2011 10:43 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Western NC Shootout IV at South Caldwell HS (3/19/11)
Replies: 4
Views: 1571

Re: Western NC Shootout IV at South Caldwell HS (3/19/11)

I must say that this one of the best run tournaments that I've been to. The staff was incredibly accommodating, the field was tough, and the questions were excellent. Natan and Alex of Enloe A are both exceptional players and should be commended along with Cave Spring and Carrboro who were wonderful...
by smithp5
Sun Mar 20, 2011 10:43 am
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: The Early College at Guilford Middle School Tournament
Replies: 2
Views: 1521

Re: The Early College at Guilford Middle School Tournament

Field update for The Early College at Guilford Middle School Tournament: Kiser Middle School (one team, Greensboro NC) The Academy at Lincoln (two teams, Greensboro NC) Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy (four teams, Mooresboro NC) Kernodle Middle School (two teams, Greensboro NC) Northwest Guilford...
by smithp5
Mon Mar 07, 2011 1:00 pm
Forum: Middle school area archives
Topic: The Early College at Guilford Middle School Tournament
Replies: 2
Views: 1521

The Early College at Guilford Middle School Tournament

The Early College at Guilford is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Middle School Tournament on April 9th, 2011. There is no limit to the number of teams that one school may enter. This tournament is open only to teams from Middle Schools/Junior High Schools, and we would like to restrict...
by smithp5
Mon Oct 25, 2010 8:22 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010
Replies: 18
Views: 3871

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010

Thank you for the positive responses to our tournament! Next year's Quaker Bowl is tentatively scheduled for October 22, 2011 (the last Saturday of Guilford College's Fall Break), and we look forward to seeing everyone again! Please send any additional comments about the tournament to [email protected]...
by smithp5
Fri Oct 08, 2010 12:22 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010
Replies: 18
Views: 3871

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010

Hello!
For those teams that have signed up for Quaker Bowl, you will receive information through the e-mail regarding the tournament (format, food, parking information, etc.) by the end of the weekend.
by smithp5
Wed Oct 06, 2010 1:43 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010
Replies: 18
Views: 3871

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010

Just a friendly reminder for those interested in attending the Quaker Bowl that registration will close on Friday, October 8th. Please e-mail us at [email protected].com or fill out the registration form at the link posted above. Friday, October 8th is also the last day for the hotel deal listed abo...
by smithp5
Mon Sep 20, 2010 8:54 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010
Replies: 18
Views: 3871

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010

A field update for Quaker Bowl 2010: *Raleigh Charter (2) *Thomas Jefferson Classical *Weddington *Western Harnett *Grimsley *East Chapel Hill *Dorman (2) *Carlisle *Nash Central *Enloe (2) *Southeast Guilford *Richmond Senior *Greensboro Day *Freedom *Western Guilford *Chapel Hill *Hoggard *E.C. Gl...
by smithp5
Fri Jul 30, 2010 7:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010
Replies: 18
Views: 3871

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010

*This is the full announcement for the Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010* The Academic Team at The Early College at Guilford is pleased to announce that they will host the 2nd Quaker Bowl on Saturday, October 23, 2010. This is a high school Quiz Bowl tournament that will take place from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Th...
by smithp5
Sun May 23, 2010 1:58 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010
Replies: 18
Views: 3871

Re: Quaker Bowl--10/23/2010

Aidan:
Thanks for your reply--we are still working on the first item (the hotels), but there has been some good interest in the tournament so far. I will keep you posted.
by smithp5
Tue May 11, 2010 8:01 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: North Carolina 2010-2011
Replies: 53
Views: 8666

Re: North Carolina 2010-2011

Haha wouldn't that just be wonderful!