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Itawamba Invitational IV, Sept 22, NAQT 176-A

Posted: Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:50 pm
by aeteacher
Event: Itawamba Invitational IV, Scholars Bowl tournament using NAQT IS-176-A

Location: Itawamba AHS, 11900 Hwy 25 South, Fulton, MS 38843

Tournament Director: Chris Johnson, cjohnson@itawambacountyschools.com;
school phone 662-862-3104

Date: Sept. 22nd

Time: Registration starts at 8:00 AM in the Itawamba commons until 8:30

Coaches meeting at 8:40 in alumni room; Competition starts at 8:50

Competition: Each team will play in 5 rounds before lunch. Then, all teams will be seeded to play similarly skilled teams after lunch for 2-3 more rounds. Total number of rounds will be determined by the number of team entries. Middle school teams/JV teams will play a modified round-robin. This tournament is a national qualifier for NAQT and PACE (gold-level tournament). All stats will be kept and submitted to NAQT thus we will follow standard NAQT rules with 2 halves of 10 toss-ups and bonuses.

*Tournament is currently capped at 16 HS teams and 8 JV teams. (will expand as resources become available)
Deadline: Applications will be accepted from August 24th to Sept. 19th or until the tournament is filled. Teams will then be placed on a waiting list.

All team updates will be maintained at http://www.hsquizbowl.org

Cost: $65 for the 1st team; $50 for 2nd and following teams; $5 discount for buzzers brought to competition (max of 2 discounts given); $10 discount for distance driven (100 miles per Google maps) (max of 1 distance discount). MINIMUM of $50 per team

Lunch: Pizza and drinks will be sold at lunch for $5 per person (2 slices of pizza and a canned drink/water bottle) to expedite game play after lunch. Snacks will be sold throughout the day at $1 (candy bars, chips, etc) as well as drinks at $1 (water, canned sodas).

Hospitality Room: Coaches and adult chaperones will have access to the hospitality room where coffee, water, sodas, and snacks will be available during the competition

Confirmed
Varsity: # team (buzzers)
Itawamba 2(6)
Madison Central 2(?)
West Lauderdale 2 (?)
Caledonia 2(1)
Booneville 2(?)
Hamilton 1(1)
Kossuth 1 (0)
South Panola 2 (?)
Alcorn Central ? (?)
Lamar 2 (0)
TCPS 3 (0)
Meridian 2(o)
French Camp 2(1)

JV:
Itawamba 2 (0)
Dorsey 1(1)
Pinebelt 1(?)

Expressed Interest:
MSMS
Tupelo

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Re: Itawamba Invitational IV, Sept 22, NAQT 176-A

Posted: Sun Sep 23, 2018 11:30 pm
by AKKOLADE
This is the 2018-19 High School Set Feedback Form. This is used to return feedback on the question set you played to the team that put the set together. Meaningful, constructive feedback from those that were at this tournament, whether as a staffer, coach or player, is welcome via this form.

Re: Itawamba Invitational IV, Sept 22, NAQT 176-A

Posted: Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:11 am
by aeteacher
The tournament went very well with many newer teams playing.

The results are posted at https://www.naqt.com/stats/tournament/s ... nt_id=9796

Congratulations to all those who competed. Lots of teams showed a vast improvement from the tournament last year.