Georgetown Fall Invitational: 10/20/18 (IS-176A)

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Georgetown Fall Invitational: 10/20/18 (IS-176A)

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We are pleased to announce that Georgetown will be hosting its Fall Invitational on Saturday, October 20, 2018 using NAQT’s IS-176A question set. The top 15% of the field will qualify for NAQT’s High School National Championship Tournament.
EDIT: Also, this tournament is Gold certified by the Partnership for Academic Competition Excellence, so the top 20% of the field will qualify for National Scholastics Championship as well.

Location: The tournament will be hosted on Georgetown campus in the Edward B. Bunn Intercultural Center (commonly known as the ICC). Registration will begin at 8:00 am outside room ICC 115, and we expect round 1 to start at 9:00 am. Parking is available for free on weekends in the Southwest Garage. A map of campus is available at maps.georgetown.edu.

Fees
Base fee: $70 per team
Working buzzer system discount: -$5
Experienced staffer discount: -$10
Travel discount: -$10 (over 150 miles each way)
Minimum fee: $45

Registration
To register, please send an email to [email protected] with the number of teams, working buzzers, experienced moderators you plan on bringing, and if you will be using the travel discount. Please also provide the name and telephone number of a contact for the team. Please pay either in advance or on the day of the tournament. We will be accepting cash and check (if you choose check, please make it out to “Georgetown University Quiz Bowl”).
We have a soft cap of 30 teams but may adjust given staffer availability.
EDIT: Expanded the field cap to 30 teams

Field (teams, buzzers, staffers)
Total: (28, 21, 5)
Richard Montgomery (4, 4, 0)
The Gunston School (1, 1, 1*)
Centennial High School (5, 3, 0)
Langley High School (4, 2, 2)
Thomas Jefferson (5, 2, 0)
Marshall High School (1, 1, 0)
Longfellow (2, 1, 0)
Georgetown Preparatory School (1, 3, 1)
George Washington High School (1, 2, 0)
Montgomery Blair (2, 0, 1)
Washington Lee High School (1, 1, 0)
Benjamin Banneker (1, 1, 0)
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Re: Georgetown Fall Invitational: 10/20/18 (IS-176A)

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Re: Georgetown Fall Invitational: 10/20/18 (IS-176A)

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Thank you to all teams who came to the tournament!
The following teams placed first through fifth:
1. Montgomery Blair A
2. Richard Montgomery A
3. George Washington
4. Centennial A
5. Langley B
Those teams qualify for NAQT's High School National Championship Tournament. Along with the team placing 6th, Thomas Jefferson A, those teams also qualify for PACE's National Scholastics Championship.

Stats can be found here:
http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/5262/
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