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by orangecrayon
Mon Feb 12, 2007 1:13 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Road to Minneapolis: NAQT ICT bid prediction thread
Replies: 83
Views: 35355

There were only three DI UG teams at the South SCT, but I'd be very surprised if Harding didn't get a bid anyway. I think all the other UG winners on that list had at least four teams at their stie (but don't take my word as gospel).
by orangecrayon
Sun Feb 11, 2007 9:37 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: South SCT (02/10/07) hosted by Ok State
Replies: 28
Views: 15124

Thanks, Jake...

I e-mailed out partial stats this afternoon. Will be sending out full results within the next day or so. Am still going through, double- and triple-checking everything. (I love our stat guy, but it was his first time using SQBS and it shows from time to time.)
lkb
by orangecrayon
Sun Feb 11, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: South SCT (02/10/07) hosted by Ok State
Replies: 28
Views: 15124

Here's my reading of the situation: Early in the day, there was a 3-way tie for one spot in a higher playoff bracket, and it was broken with two half-games. Late in the day, there was a 3-way tie for one title, and it was attempted to be broken by a different method which failed twice. And your int...
by orangecrayon
Sun Feb 11, 2007 6:17 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: South SCT (02/10/07) hosted by Ok State
Replies: 28
Views: 15124

South SCT final results

Wow, didn't expect quite so many people to weigh in on our tournament. As mentioned in a previous post by DVader, UT-Austin won the overall DI title and Harding was the top undergrad team. After a double round robin with byes, the final DI standings were: 1. UT-Austin (grad), 11-1 T2. Texas A&M ...
by orangecrayon
Mon Feb 05, 2007 7:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: OK NAQT State Tourney (02/24/07) @ OSU-Stillwater
Replies: 9
Views: 4356

Field update

As of Feb. 5:

Altus
*Bethel
*Blackwell
Broken Arrow
Edmond Home School Co-op
Edmond Memorial x2/3
Edmond Santa Fe x2
*Haileyville
*Hilldale
*Muldrow
*Oktaha
Ponca City
*Wagoner

Unconfirmed: *Drummond, Lakewood Christian, Oklahoma Christian, *Porter
by orangecrayon
Sun Feb 04, 2007 4:51 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: South SCT (02/10/07) hosted by Ok State
Replies: 28
Views: 15124

Final field count

OK, so the deadline is passed and the field is set. Here's who we're expecting... Division I Harding (UG) Louisiana-Lafayette (UG) Oklahoma (grad) Rolla (grad) Texas A&M (grad) Tulsa (UG) UT-Austin (grad) Total: seven (three UG, four grad) Division II Harding x2 Hendrix Kansas State x2 Oklahoma ...
by orangecrayon
Tue Jan 30, 2007 4:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: OK NAQT State Tourney (02/24/07) @ OSU-Stillwater
Replies: 9
Views: 4356

Field update

The field as of Jan. 30:

Altus
*Bethel
*Blackwell
Broken Arrow
Edmond Home School Co-op
Edmond Memorial x2/3
Edmond Santa Fe x2
*Hilldale
*Muldrow
*Oktaha
Ponca City
*Wagoner

Unconfirmed: *Drummond, Oklahoma Christian, *Porter
by orangecrayon
Mon Jan 29, 2007 5:07 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: South SCT (02/10/07) hosted by Ok State
Replies: 28
Views: 15124

Field update

As of Jan. 29... Division I Harding (UG) Louisiana-Lafayette (UG) Oklahoma (grad) Rolla (grad) Tulsa (UG) UT-Austin (grad) Division II Harding x2 Hendrix Kansas State x2 Oklahoma x2/3 Rolla SWOSU Tulsa x2 UT-Austin Also coming: UT-Dallas (divisions unknown) Buzzers/volunteers/timers Harding: 2-3/0/5...
by orangecrayon
Mon Jan 29, 2007 4:18 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: OQBA Tulsa Chall. V (1/27/2007) at U. of Tulsa (OK)
Replies: 17
Views: 6898

Slightly longer results posts, courtesy of an e-mail Eric sent out Saturday night: Congratulations to North Kansas City High School who dominated the fifth Annual OQBA Tulsa Challenge, held at the University of Tulsa. NKC, led by junior (!) Charlie Dees, averaged over 590 points per game in prelimin...
by orangecrayon
Mon Jan 22, 2007 12:49 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: South SCT (02/10/07) hosted by Ok State
Replies: 28
Views: 15124

Field update

Division I Harding (UG) Louisiana-Lafayette (UG) Oklahoma (grad) Rolla (grad) Tulsa (UG) UT-Austin (grad) Division II Harding x2 Hendrix Kansas State x2 Oklahoma x2/3 Rolla Tulsa x2/3 UT-Austin Buzzers/volunteers/timers Harding: 1?/0/5 Hendrix: 1/1?/1 Oklahoma: 3/1/0 Rolla: 1/1/1 Tulsa: 1?/1/0 UT-A...
by orangecrayon
Tue Jan 16, 2007 6:51 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: South SCT (02/10/07) hosted by Ok State
Replies: 28
Views: 15124

Additional specs and field update

Two additional specs I forgot to include in the initial announcement: — Check-in starts at 8:30 a.m., with a brief rules meeting starting soon after. Matches should (ideally) start no later than 9:15 a.m. — If you are able to bring timers, please let me know. We're offering a $10 discount for ea...
by orangecrayon
Wed Jan 10, 2007 5:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: OK NAQT State Tourney (02/24/07) @ OSU-Stillwater
Replies: 9
Views: 4356

field update

Altus
*Bethel
Broken Arrow
Edmond Memorial x2/3
Edmond Santa Fe x2
*Hilldale
*Muldrow
*Wagoner

Pending: *Drummond, Edmond Home School Co-op, Oklahoma Christian, *Porter, *Warner
by orangecrayon
Tue Dec 05, 2006 9:30 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Announcement: South SCT (02/10/07) hosted by Ok State
Replies: 28
Views: 15124

Announcement: South SCT (02/10/07) hosted by Ok State

The Oklahoma State University Quiz Bowl team will host a sectional championship tournament on Feb. 10, 2007. Due to scheduling conflicts at our Stillwater campus, the tournament will be at the University of Tulsa ( not to be confused with OSU-Tulsa). The fee structure: $120 for the first team $100 f...
by orangecrayon
Tue Dec 05, 2006 12:56 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT Sectionals
Replies: 60
Views: 24591

It's actually $80 for Sectionals for new teams (not sure if it's teams consisting of new players or just new programs). So that's some incentive for us to go this year if they'll ever announce a site that doesn't take an Atlas rocket for us to get to. I'm pretty sure that discount is just for new p...
by orangecrayon
Mon Dec 04, 2006 1:19 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: NAQT Sectionals
Replies: 60
Views: 24591

They have more hosts listed, but is there going to be no Southeastern site? 10 hours to Oklahoma State is a long way for us to go, and it's going to be farther for schools to the east of us... Yeah, it'd be nice to know for us as well. If we wind up being the only four-year site south of the Mason-...
by orangecrayon
Sun Nov 19, 2006 7:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: OK NAQT State Tourney (02/24/07) @ OSU-Stillwater
Replies: 9
Views: 4356

RESULTS: OK NAQT State Tourney (02/24/07) @ OSU-Stillwater

The Oklahoma State University College Bowl team is pleased to announce that it will host the 2007 Oklahoma NAQT State championship on Feb. 24 at the Stillwater campus. This tournament is not affiliated with OSSAA, does not have a qualifying tournament (i.e. sectionals, regionals, area) and is open t...
by orangecrayon
Sun Sep 24, 2006 6:09 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: L. L. Lewis Cup (9/23/06) at OSU Stillwater (OK)
Replies: 4
Views: 2792

L. L. Lewis Cup results

We had 13 teams come out to Stillwater Saturday for this year’s L.L. Lewis Cup. After seven preliminary rounds, the teams were seeded and placed in a single-elimination bracket. Team records after seven rounds: 1. Tulsa Booker T. Washington Black, 6-0 (BTW wins ppg tiebreaker) 2. Edmond Memorial A...
by orangecrayon
Wed Aug 09, 2006 9:42 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: L. L. Lewis Cup (9/23/06) at OSU Stillwater (OK)
Replies: 4
Views: 2792

Now that we have a packet assignment, the OSU College Bowl team is accepting teams for its annual L. L. Lewis Cup, scheduled for 23 September. Registration specs: The entry fee is $60 for the first team from each school and $50 for each additional team. Teams will be assessed a $15 discount for brin...
by orangecrayon
Tue Jul 18, 2006 12:30 am
Forum: Best of the Best
Topic: July 15 to 24: Recruiting team members
Replies: 45
Views: 40905

In my effort to not ramble too much, somehow the numbers game got left out. To clarify, while three of our four elected officers last year were indeed women, there were six women on a team of 18. That being said, yeah, we've often been the exception to the rule in terms of the number of women we bri...
by orangecrayon
Mon Jul 17, 2006 12:23 am
Forum: Best of the Best
Topic: July 15 to 24: Recruiting team members
Replies: 45
Views: 40905

1. My high school team put up fliers and did PA announcements for tryouts and would usually have a pretty decent tournout...enough for two rounds for freshmen and two rounds for everyone else. At the college level, I'm part of a fairly new team. This fall will be the first year we haven't had an in ...
by orangecrayon
Fri Jul 14, 2006 1:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: L. L. Lewis Cup (9/23/06) at OSU Stillwater (OK)
Replies: 4
Views: 2792

Due to yet another scheduling conflict (this one with an underpublicized Oklahoma City-area tournament), we are moving the L. L. Lewis Cup again , this time to 23 September. Questions, etc. can still be sent to the address in the first post. There will not be any additional date changes on our part ...
by orangecrayon
Fri Jul 07, 2006 1:51 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: L. L. Lewis Cup (9/23/06) at OSU Stillwater (OK)
Replies: 4
Views: 2792

Due to a scheduling conflict on campus, the L. L. Lewis Cup will be pushed back one week to 7 October.

Please direct questions, etc. to the address listed in the above post.

Thanks,
Lenzy Krehbiel
OSU College Bowl
by orangecrayon
Tue Jun 13, 2006 8:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: RESULTS: L. L. Lewis Cup (9/23/06) at OSU Stillwater (OK)
Replies: 4
Views: 2792

RESULTS: L. L. Lewis Cup (9/23/06) at OSU Stillwater (OK)

The Oklahoma State University quiz bowl team will host its annual fall high school tournament, the L. L. Lewis Cup, Sept. 30, 2006 at OSU-Stillwater. Matches will be untimed with 20 tossups, using NAQT questions. Teams are guaranteed at least seven games. Fee structure, registration deadlines, etc.,...
by orangecrayon
Wed Jun 07, 2006 2:12 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Past "Incidents" at NAC/Chip
Replies: 11
Views: 7918

I made three appearances at Chip nationals in high school ('99, '01, '02). My team won it back in the early '90s, finished in the final four the year I didn't go and has been at one of his sites every year since the mid 1980s, so you might say we were one of the schools Mr. Beall was/is fond of. Whi...
by orangecrayon
Tue Apr 11, 2006 1:36 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2006 Oklahoma NAQT qualifier prelim announcement
Replies: 4
Views: 2383

OK state qualifier update

With one week left in the registration period, we've still got room for plenty of teams. The current field is... Drummond* Edmond Home School Co-op x2 Edmond Memorial x2 Edmond Santa Fe x3 Enid Haileyville* Hilldale* Mustang x2 Stillwater Wagoner (Teams eligible for the small school title are design...
by orangecrayon
Thu Feb 23, 2006 2:34 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2006 Oklahoma NAQT qualifier prelim announcement
Replies: 4
Views: 2383

After a false start, we've got a make-up date...
This year's Oklahoma NAQT State qualifier is now scheduled for 22 April. We will accept additional teams and registration changes through 17 April.

Questions, etc. can be sent to your friendly neighborhood TD at lenzy.krehbiel at okstate dot edu.
by orangecrayon
Sat Feb 18, 2006 1:26 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2006 Oklahoma NAQT qualifier prelim announcement
Replies: 4
Views: 2383

Due to inclement weather, the 2006 Oklahoma NAQT State Championships have been postponed. We should be able to announce a make-up date within the next few days.

Lenzy Krehbiel
OSUCB
by orangecrayon
Tue Feb 14, 2006 1:39 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: THE thread for NAQT SCT discussion
Replies: 99
Views: 53737

How on earth is it humanly possible to get through only 12 cycles in 18 minutes? If I was involved in a game like that, I'd have some pretty choice comments for the moderator (to the effect of "show some semblance of hustle, please and thank you. We're supposed to get 10 tossups done a half, n...
by orangecrayon
Wed Feb 08, 2006 1:09 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bad Negs
Replies: 826
Views: 325035

On a free-for-all bonus at practice tonight:
Right: Connecticut
Wrong: Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Still trying to figure that one out...
by orangecrayon
Tue Feb 07, 2006 4:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: OSSAA Oklahoma State Tournament February 4
Replies: 6
Views: 3418

And by that same token, I didn't mean to slight Drummond's title count either, as it's impressive any way you slice it.
by orangecrayon
Tue Feb 07, 2006 1:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: OSSAA Oklahoma State Tournament February 4
Replies: 6
Views: 3418

my bad
by orangecrayon
Mon Feb 06, 2006 7:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: OSSAA Oklahoma State Tournament February 4
Replies: 6
Views: 3418

and Booker T. Washington's 12th since OSSAA started running academic bowl tournaments.
by orangecrayon
Thu Jan 26, 2006 1:27 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Club Fair/Recruiting
Replies: 21
Views: 11276

Unless there's a previous incarnation of the team, you wouldn't find much from before 2003, since the program now in place here wasn't formed until late 2002. And no, Tulsa's not that far from Stillwater. It's about an hour down the turnpike. I have no problem with ACF questions. Trying to get enoug...
by orangecrayon
Wed Jan 25, 2006 9:19 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Club Fair/Recruiting
Replies: 21
Views: 11276

Good luck, miamiqb. In response to the replies to my earlier post, I was simply throwing out what our experience has been. We've used ACF-level questions at interest sessions and similar events and received a lot of blank looks from potential members. The main reason we don't go to ACF events is bec...
by orangecrayon
Tue Jan 24, 2006 9:47 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Club Fair/Recruiting
Replies: 21
Views: 11276

I've had to run the QB booth at Oklahoma State the last couple of times. We're a fairly young organization, too. The two things that have helped pull people in to our booth (since we didn't have a buzzer system at the time) were the trophies—especially the unusual ones from TRASH tournaments—and...
by orangecrayon
Thu Jan 12, 2006 1:59 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bringing In Girls....
Replies: 66
Views: 34821

Re: girls and quizbowl

I don't think I'd like quiz bowl as much if it were not male dominated. Testosterone is a fabulous thing. Amen to that. Have to admit, it's kinda nice to not have to deal with lines in the bathroom (it's happened all of once in my decade-plus in academic bowl). I've been on all sides. I was the onl...
by orangecrayon
Sun Nov 13, 2005 11:20 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2006 Oklahoma NAQT qualifier prelim announcement
Replies: 4
Views: 2383

Formal announcement: 2006 Oklahoma NAQT qualifier

The Oklahoma State University College Bowl team is pleased to announce that it will host the 2006 Oklahoma NAQT State championship on 18 February at the Stillwater campus. This tournament is not affiliated with OSSAA, does not have a qualifying tournament (i.e. sectionals, regionals, area) and is op...
by orangecrayon
Thu Oct 27, 2005 12:03 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2006 Oklahoma NAQT qualifier prelim announcement
Replies: 4
Views: 2383

2006 Oklahoma NAQT qualifier prelim announcement

Oklahoma's NAQT state tournament will be 18 February 2006 at Oklahoma State University. The tournament is open to Oklahoma high schools only and is not affiliated with OSSAA. Specifics (fee structure, deadlines, etc.) will be posted as soon as we get them set. Questions, death threats, bribe attempt...
by orangecrayon
Tue Sep 27, 2005 3:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: formal announcement: Ok State's L.L. Lewis Cup
Replies: 2
Views: 1841

OSU's fall tournament, now known as the L. L. Lewis Cup, came and went without any major hitches. We had 15 teams in Stillwater Saturday. After nine preliminary rounds, the top eight large school teams and the four small school teams were seeded in single elimination brackets. Small school bracket: ...
by orangecrayon
Wed Jul 27, 2005 2:14 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Middle Grades/Jr. High Quizbowl
Replies: 43
Views: 21627

Oklahoma doesn't have a junior-high program that's officially sponsored by the state, but there are a few state-wide (or some semblance thereof) programs at that level (i.e. OJABA, OAAC) that are privately run.
by orangecrayon
Thu Jul 21, 2005 9:40 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Scheduling and Sporting Events
Replies: 18
Views: 10731

although our football team isn't quite as good as our neighbors to the south, stillwater is pretty much the same as college station and gainesville on game days, only with additional traffic woes brought on by road and stadium construction. trust me, if this wasn't the case, scheduling high school t...
by orangecrayon
Wed Jul 20, 2005 2:50 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Scheduling and Sporting Events
Replies: 18
Views: 10731

it all depends on what the event is, since our football stadium and gym are four blocks down the street from our tournament facilities and we've usually got at least two or more band members. if it's football, men's basketball or wrestling, there's no way i'd schedule a tournament the same day. i've...
by orangecrayon
Sun Jul 10, 2005 9:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Teen Jeopardy Tryouts
Replies: 3
Views: 2701

my younger brother was at the memphis tryout. he and my dad drove over and are using it as a launch pad of a tour of the southeast. haven't heard from him on how he did, though.
by orangecrayon
Thu Jul 07, 2005 11:58 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: formal announcement: Ok State's L.L. Lewis Cup
Replies: 2
Views: 1841

formal announcement: Ok State's L.L. Lewis Cup

Dear Coaches, The Oklahoma State University College Bowl team is pleased to announce our upcoming NAQT tournament, the L.L. Lewis Cup: Naming Rights Not For Sale (formerly known as the OSU High School Invitational), scheduled for Saturday 24 September 2005 on the OSU-Stillwater campus. Round-robin p...
by orangecrayon
Fri Jul 01, 2005 6:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bad Negs
Replies: 826
Views: 325035

we did something like that too, way back in the day. our answer for two years running was "bob dole." forgot what it was after that...
by orangecrayon
Wed Jun 08, 2005 9:52 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Volunteers for online journal project
Replies: 5
Views: 3042

i'm interested. it can serve as a distraction from my senior thesis.
by orangecrayon
Thu Jun 02, 2005 2:41 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: NAC - New Orleans
Replies: 50
Views: 23579

"Regardless, I'm sure nobody in Oklahoma would disagree with the assessment that Holland Hall is a quality team, and I fully expect them to make some noise at NAQT this weekend. Will they win? I'd be very surprised, but I fully figure they'll make playoffs." Byko--Holland Hall is a quality...
by orangecrayon
Mon Apr 25, 2005 5:37 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: prelim tournament announcement--L.L. Lewis Cup (OK State)
Replies: 0
Views: 1439

prelim tournament announcement--L.L. Lewis Cup (OK State)

Barring a major meltdown between now and early September, the Oklahoma State University Quiz Bowl team will host the 2005 L.L. Lewis Cup (previously known as the OSU High School Invitational), scheduled for 24 September 2005 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. More information will be sent out after our final ...
by orangecrayon
Sun Apr 17, 2005 12:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2005 Oklahoma NAQT State Championships
Replies: 5
Views: 2674

results

after nine rounds of prelim matches, team records were: edmond home school co-op, 9-0 edmond memorial "a", 8-1 edmond santa fe, 7-2 hilldale, 5-3 stillwater, 4-4 eufaula "a", 3-5 eufaula "b" 2-7 classen sas, 1-8 edmond memorial "b" 0-9 after nine rounds, the t...
by orangecrayon
Wed Feb 02, 2005 4:42 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2005 Oklahoma NAQT State Championships
Replies: 5
Views: 2674

i stand corrected. our webmaster finally updated our site monday evening with complete information about state.