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by njsbling
Sat May 10, 2014 12:48 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Where Will You Be Going To College Next Year? 2013-14
Replies: 45
Views: 18045

Re: Where Will You Be Going To College Next Year? 2013-14

Anyone who wants to play quiz bowl in college should be aware of this spreadsheet , which contains contact information for most known teams. If you want to get in touch with a team or join its emailing list, the people listed in the spreadsheet are probably the right people to ask (I am the contact...
by njsbling
Sat May 03, 2014 4:35 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT Mirror @ UC Berkeley (May 3)
Replies: 1
Views: 1985

Re: MUT Mirror @ UC Berkeley (May 3)

Stats at lunch: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... _at_lunch/

Congrats to Stanford A for smashing the field and winning the MUT Berkeley mirror. A big thanks to all of the staffers!!

Final stats here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... ts/finals/
by njsbling
Sun Apr 27, 2014 11:17 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: How successful has NHBB been at promoting regular quizbowl?
Replies: 18
Views: 6471

Re: How successful has NHBB been at promoting regular quizbo

Some places where there is now History Bowl events and no good HS QB events (to my knowledge) include: eastern Washigton, Wyoming, Nebraska, Central Florida, western Tennessee, Hawaii, and northern Idaho (until this year Portland, OR was in this list and I'm very optimistic that some of these areas ...
by njsbling
Sat Apr 19, 2014 8:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: California Cup at UC Berkeley (April 19-JV Only)
Replies: 17
Views: 12739

Re: California Cup at UC Berkeley (April 19-JV Only)

Congrats to Davis A for winning a thrilling final over Guilder A to win the Berkeley Novice tournament! A great job to Davis for winning all 4 JV Cal Cup tournaments! Great job to Julian from Davis for being the top scorer! A big thanks to all of the Berkeley and team staffers! Full stats/results he...
by njsbling
Mon Apr 14, 2014 7:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT Mirror @Claremont Colleges (April 12th)
Replies: 6
Views: 4017

Re: MUT Mirror @Claremont Colleges (April 12th)

Glad to hear that USC finally played and great job to CalTech! Travis informed me stats would probably be up sometime around Thursday night.
by njsbling
Sat Mar 15, 2014 8:47 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NAQT Northern California State (Berkeley, 3/15)
Replies: 8
Views: 2739

Re: NAQT Northern California State (Berkeley, 3/15)

Congrats to Bellarmine A which beat Guilder A 400-280 in the first game of an advantaged final to win the NAQT NorCal State Championship! A big thanks to all of the staffers!

Stats/Results here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... ts/finals/
by njsbling
Fri Mar 14, 2014 3:22 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Cane Ridge @ UC Berkeley (March 9)
Replies: 4
Views: 2583

Re: Cane Ridge @ UC Berkeley (March 9)

Congrats to Washington for defeating Berkeley A 180-130 in a one game final It was actually 260-190, if I remember correctly. Fun tournament and a thrilling final! Glad you came and had fun! The scoresheet from the final round says 190 for UW and 130 for Berkeley A. (UW beat Berkeley A 260-190 in r...
by njsbling
Wed Mar 12, 2014 1:49 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: A pyramidal Canadian championship?
Replies: 22
Views: 7576

Re: A pyramidal Canadian championship?

This sounds like a great idea! I am fairly confident that a Vancouver event with NAQT questions will happen sometime in the Fall and I would be happy to help with outreach for other areas as needed.
by njsbling
Sun Mar 09, 2014 9:09 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Cane Ridge @ UC Berkeley (March 9)
Replies: 4
Views: 2583

Re: Cane Ridge @ UC Berkeley (March 9)

Congrats to Washington for defeating Berkeley A 190-130 in a one game final to win the Berkeley mirror of Cane Ridge! A big thanks to our staffers: Jacob Reed, Sumukh Sridhara, Henry Maltby, and Tanay Kothari.

States/Results here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... ts/finals/
by njsbling
Tue Mar 04, 2014 10:57 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: SUBMIT at UC Berkeley [3/8/14]
Replies: 10
Views: 4882

Re: SUBMIT at UC Berkeley [3/8/14]

Any updates on when/where we need to be and what the schedule will be (same for CRR)? On Saturday, teams should arrive at 205 Dwinelle Hall at 9AM for registration; we plan to begin at 9:30AM. On Sunday, teams should arrive at 183 Dwinelle Hall at 9AM for registration; we plan to begin at 9:30AM. A...
by njsbling
Sun Mar 02, 2014 8:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: CA Quizbowl Championship -- Rio Americano Regional (3/2/14)
Replies: 3
Views: 1938

Re: CA Quizbowl Championship -- Rio Americano Regional (3/2/

Congrats to Davis for defeating Mira Loma 265 to 110 in a one game final to win the Sacramento Regional CA QB Championship! All three teams received a trophy and qualified for the April 5 Fresno State CA State Championship Tournament! A big thanks to Gary Blenner at Rio Americano for reserving the c...
by njsbling
Sun Mar 02, 2014 8:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: CA Quizbowl Championship -- Stanford Regional(3/1/14)
Replies: 5
Views: 2802

Re: CA Quizbowl Championship -- Stanford Regional(3/1/14)

pghsquizbowl wrote:When and where will the full stats of yesterday's tournament be posted?
I believe the scoresheets will be sent to HSAPQ and they will post the full stats; check back later in the week.
by njsbling
Mon Feb 24, 2014 6:33 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Napoleon @ Evergreen Valley (May 17)
Replies: 3
Views: 2865

Re: Napoleon @ Evergreen Valley (May 17)

This event will be held on May 17 @ Evergreen Valley HS in San Jose, CA.
by njsbling
Sun Feb 23, 2014 10:39 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: CA Quizbowl Championship -- Stanford Regional(3/1/14)
Replies: 5
Views: 2802

Re: CA Quizbowl Championship -- Stanford Regional(3/1/14)

Field (8):
Albany
Bellarmine
College Prep
Evergreen Valley
Les Quizrables
Pacific Grove
Palo Alto
Valley Christian
by njsbling
Sun Feb 23, 2014 10:37 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: CA Quizbowl Championship -- Rio Americano Regional (3/2/14)
Replies: 3
Views: 1938

Re: CA Quizbowl Championship -- Rio Americano Regional (3/2/

Field (3):
Davis
Mira Loma
Rio Americano
by njsbling
Sun Feb 23, 2014 9:18 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT Mirror @ UC Berkeley (May 3)
Replies: 1
Views: 1985

MUT Mirror @ UC Berkeley (May 3)

UC Berkeley will be running a mirror of the Minnesota Undergraduate Tournament on Saturday, May 3. This tournament is for undergraduate students (HS teams may play) but graduate students may not play. We will have a field cap of 14 teams. We will have registration at 105 Dwinelle Hall at 9AM. Base f...
by njsbling
Sat Feb 22, 2014 10:26 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals - Seattle & Online - 2/22/14
Replies: 20
Views: 7772

Re: ACF Regionals - Seattle & Online - 2/22/14

Good job, Mike, and thanks to the moderators. Glad you could play, Oxford! Great job to Stanford.
by njsbling
Fri Feb 21, 2014 7:45 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Regionals 2014 Global Announcement
Replies: 48
Views: 25073

Re: ACF Regionals 2014 Global Announcement

Which packets will be used?
by njsbling
Sat Feb 15, 2014 3:38 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Nationals 2014: April 12 & 13 at Columbia University NYC
Replies: 102
Views: 74056

Re: ACF Nationals 2014: April 12 & 13 at Columbia University

Will there be an update as to the teams that have submitted a packet?
by njsbling
Wed Feb 12, 2014 12:02 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: SUBMIT at UC Berkeley [3/8/14]
Replies: 10
Views: 4882

Re: SUBMIT at UC Berkeley [3/8/14]

Mike Bentley wrote:Cane Ridge is definitely happening, right? Are you going to post an announcement for it?
Yes, announcement is here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewto ... =8&t=15546
by njsbling
Wed Feb 12, 2014 12:02 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Cane Ridge @ UC Berkeley (March 9)
Replies: 4
Views: 2583

Cane Ridge @ UC Berkeley (March 9)

Berkeley will be hosting a mirror of Cane Ridge on Sunday, March 9 (day after the SUBMIT mirror @ Berkeley). The tournament is Open (anyone can compete), although it is near Nationals-level difficulty (not accessible to newer teams). More information about the set can be found here: http://www.hsqui...
by njsbling
Sat Feb 08, 2014 9:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT SCT West at Berkeley (2/8/14)
Replies: 6
Views: 2458

Re: NAQT SCT West at Berkeley (2/8/14)

Thanks to Jeff for running the tournament and a big thanks to all of the staffers!

Stats here: http://naqt.com/stats/tournament-teams. ... nt_id=5300
by njsbling
Sat Feb 01, 2014 6:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: California Cup at UC Berkeley (April 19-JV Only)
Replies: 17
Views: 12739

Re: California Cup at UC Berkeley (Jan 19 / Feb 1 / Apr 12)

JV Prelim Stats Here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/2018/stats/jv_prelims/ Varsity Prelim Stats Here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/2018/stats/varsity_prelims/ Congrats to Davis A for winning the JV division of Cal Cup #4 with a record of 11-0! Full JV stats/results here: http:...
by njsbling
Sun Jan 19, 2014 9:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: California Cup at UC Berkeley (April 19-JV Only)
Replies: 17
Views: 12739

Re: California Cup at UC Berkeley (Jan 19 / Feb 1 / Apr 12)

Congrats to Bellarmine A for winning the Varsity division of Cal Cup #3 today at UC Berkeley! A big thanks to our moderators and staffers and thanks to Maggie Walker for letting us use their set. Stats are here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... all_games/
by njsbling
Sun Jan 12, 2014 8:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: California Cup at UC Berkeley (April 19-JV Only)
Replies: 17
Views: 12739

Re: California Cup at UC Berkeley (Sun, Jan 19 / Sat, Feb 1)

This past week we learned that we are not able to reserve enough rooms for Cal Cup #3 on January 19 so we are *moving the JV division to Saturday, April 19* . The Varsity division games will still occur on Sunday, January 19 . We will have a field cap of 12 for Varsity. Cal Cup #4 will still occur (...
by njsbling
Sat Jan 11, 2014 8:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Sacramento Winter Tournament (Jan 11)
Replies: 2
Views: 1786

Re: Sacramento Winter Tournament (Jan 11)

Congrats to Davis A which won the Sacramento Winter Tournament with a record of 10-0. Full stats here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... all_games/

A big thanks to our moderators: Jeff, Ashley, and Joe. A big thanks to our host, Jesuit HS!
by njsbling
Wed Jan 08, 2014 8:38 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Napoleon @ Evergreen Valley (May 17)
Replies: 3
Views: 2865

Re: Napoleon (location TBD) (May 17)

This event will now be held on May 17 (not Jan 25). Location in the Bay Area TBD.
by njsbling
Fri Jan 03, 2014 8:09 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Napoleon @ Evergreen Valley (May 17)
Replies: 3
Views: 2865

Napoleon @ Evergreen Valley (May 17)

BAAL will hold the "BAD YEAR FOR NAPOLEON" quiz bowl tournament at Evergreen Valley HS (San Jose, CA) on Saturday, May 17. We will have a JV and a Varsity section. Please arrive by 9:30 am for registration; we plan to begin the competition at 9:45AM. We will be using the IMSANITY 4 set. We will be p...
by njsbling
Sun Dec 08, 2013 10:52 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BAAL Horace @ Hillsdale (San Mateo, CA, Dec 8)
Replies: 5
Views: 1744

Re: BAAL Horace @ Hillsdale (San Mateo, CA, Dec 8)

Congrats to Palo Alto A which defeated Davis B in a one game final to win the BAAl Horace tournament @ Hillsdale. A big thanks to Hillsdale for hosting.

Stats / Results here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... all_games/
by njsbling
Mon Nov 18, 2013 5:20 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BAAL Horace @ Hillsdale (San Mateo, CA, Dec 8)
Replies: 5
Views: 1744

Re: BAAL Horace @ Hillsdale (San Mateo, CA, Dec 8)

We are aware and scheduled this event on the Sunday to avoid conflicts with History Bowl. We have already reserved rooms and announced the event so I don't think changing the date will be feasible at this point.
by njsbling
Mon Nov 18, 2013 3:52 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BAAL Horace @ Hillsdale (San Mateo, CA, Dec 8)
Replies: 5
Views: 1744

BAAL Horace @ Hillsdale (San Mateo, CA, Dec 8)

BAAL urges you to seize the day and play in the BAAL Hillsdale Horace Quizbowl tournament on *Sunday*, December 8 @ Hillsdale HS (3115 Del Monte St, San Mateo, CA) Registration at 9:30 AM, rules meeting to follow. First round at 10:15 AM. We plan to finish by 4PM. Everyone will play 7-8 games (forma...
by njsbling
Sat Nov 09, 2013 10:15 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: California Cup at UC Berkeley (April 19-JV Only)
Replies: 17
Views: 12739

Re: California Cup at UC Berkeley (Sat, Nov 9 / Sat, Nov 23)

Congrats to Amador C which cleared the field with 9-0 to win the JV section of Cal Cup #1. A big thanks goes out to all of the moderators and scorekeepers. We'll see everyone on November 23 for Cal Cup #2 !

Results and stats from JV: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... all_games/
by njsbling
Sat Nov 09, 2013 2:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Sacramento Winter Tournament (Jan 11)
Replies: 2
Views: 1786

Sacramento Winter Tournament (Jan 11)

NCQBA and Jesuit High School are pleased to announce that the Sacramento Winter Tournament will be held on Saturday, January 11 , 2014. Location: This tournament will take place at Jesuit High School , 1200 Jacob Lane, Carmichael, California. Registration will begin at 9:30AM and we hope to start ro...
by njsbling
Mon Nov 04, 2013 8:40 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: General Discussion
Replies: 15
Views: 2853

Re: General Discussion

I greatly enjoyed playing this tournament; great job to the editors and packet writers. Overall people at the Berkeley mirror enjoyed the set (although one of our newer members mentioned to me that "the questions felt a lot harder than the ones from the [novice] tournament"). I felt like there was a...
by njsbling
Mon Nov 04, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Sacramento Fall Tournament (Nov 16)
Replies: 1
Views: 1265

Sacramento Fall Tournament (Nov 16)

NCQBA and Mira Loma High School are pleased to announce that the Sacramento Fall Tournament will be held on Saturday, November 16 , 2013. Location: This tournament will take place at Mira Loma High School , 4000 Edison Avenue, Sacramento, California. Registration will begin at 9:30AM and we hope to ...
by njsbling
Sun Nov 03, 2013 12:05 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall 2013 California--UC Berkeley (11/2/13)
Replies: 12
Views: 5073

Re: ACF Fall 2013 California--UC Berkeley (11/2/13)

A big thanks to everyone who made this event possible (Moderators, fill-in house moderators, Jeff, editors, etc); it was a lot of fun! Congrats to Stanford A!
by njsbling
Sat Oct 26, 2013 11:47 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Penn Bowl at Stanford (10/26/13)
Replies: 9
Views: 2714

Re: Penn Bowl at Stanford (10/26/13)

This was a fun tournament; thanks to the moderators and thanks to Stanford for hosting.

Full stats / results here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... standings/
by njsbling
Mon Oct 21, 2013 4:13 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: General discussion
Replies: 10
Views: 1726

Re: General discussion

People at the Berkeley mirror greatly enjoyed the tournament and the set and it was definitely a great way to get many new people involved. Thanks to everyone who made Novice happen again this year. One thing we noticed is that rounds 7 and 8 were more difficult than the other rounds. For example: h...
by njsbling
Wed Oct 16, 2013 3:06 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: California Cup at UC Berkeley (April 19-JV Only)
Replies: 17
Views: 12739

California Cup at UC Berkeley (April 19-JV Only)

The UC Berkeley Quiz Bowl team is pleased to announce that we will be holding the second annual California Cup, a series of four tournaments. The final JV division of this year's Cal Cup will be held on *Saturday, April 19* . We hope to attract many teams from across the state and possibly elsewhere...
by njsbling
Thu Oct 10, 2013 10:45 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: West Coast Schedule Discussion
Replies: 15
Views: 5084

Re: West Coast Schedule Discussion

Cal Poly SLO is now active as well (between LA and the Bay Area). I was very disappointed we couldn't get Collegiate Novice held in SoCal, since it was the best way to get many of the new teams (such as USC, UCLA, etc) involved. Hopefully we can get things together in SoCal soon. It sounds like ther...
by njsbling
Mon Oct 07, 2013 2:48 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall 2013 California--UC Berkeley (11/2/13)
Replies: 12
Views: 5073

Re: ACF Fall 2013 California--UC Berkeley (11/2/13)

We encourage you to join us, Ian! Since you will be traveling far you will receive the travel discount. Has Arizona ever played an ACF tournament before? (If not, you can receive more discounts and such). Please let us know if you have any questions.
by njsbling
Sun Oct 06, 2013 3:43 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BAAL HS Tournament at Menlo (October 5)
Replies: 2
Views: 2032

Re: BAAL HS Tournament at Menlo (October 5)

Congrats to Menlo School which went 4-0 and won the BAAL HS event at Menlo. Due to technical difficulties with laptops, rounds 4-5 were played with 2013 FKT while rounds 1-3 were not.
Stats: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... all_games/
by njsbling
Thu Oct 03, 2013 7:32 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: ACF Fall 2013 California--UC Berkeley (11/2/13)
Replies: 12
Views: 5073

Re: ACF Fall 2013 California--UC Berkeley (11/2/13)

Field (14):
Bellarmine (1)
Cal Poly SLO (1)
Menlo (1)
Stanford (3)
UC Berkeley (7)
UC San Diego (1)
by njsbling
Tue Sep 24, 2013 2:50 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Specific-question discussion
Replies: 12
Views: 1428

Re: Specific-question discussion

Hi Everyone, I wrote the following TUs/Bonuses: TUs: Turkey, PRISM, Apoptosis, Nirvana, Love, American Gothic, Picasso, South China Sea, Gates of Hell, New Zealand, Convergence, Dali, Velocity, Titration, Faust, Schopenhauer Bonuses: Liberty Leading the People / Delacroix / Death of Sardanapalus, Sv...