KPAQT VI: Kings Park, NY (April 16, 2016) (IS-155A)

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Rob Celeste
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KPAQT VI: Kings Park, NY (April 16, 2016) (IS-155A)

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Kings Park High School will be hosting its sixth annual Quiz Bowl Tournament (KPAQT VI) on Saturday April 16, 2016 (200 East Main Street, Kings Park, NY 11754). We are centrally located on Long Island making it easy for schools throughout the tri-state area to attend. The location of the high school is 40 minutes East of Manhattan.

This tournament will use NAQT's Invitational Series set IS-155A. Questions are 20/20 format with 20 tossups in a round each accompanied by bonus questions valued up to 30 points.

The day will begin with registration at 7:30 a.m., moderator/scorekeeper meeting at 8:30 a.m. and the first round beginning at 9:00 a.m. The teams will be randomly bracketed to compete in five preliminary rounds.

The top performing teams (based on win-loss record) will compete in round-robin style playoff rounds. The top 10% of teams will qualify for NAQT National’s Tournament. More information will be provided as registration forms are completed and returned.

Base fee: $80 for the first team and $70 for each additional team. There is no limit to the number of teams that attend from one school.
Buzzer discount: $10 off school's total fee for each fully functional system).
Moderator discount: $10 off school's total fee. Coaches, parents, and students all count so long as they don't play and have experience moderating.
Travel: $10 off the school's fee for every 150 miles travelled one-way from your school's address to Kings Park High School (utilizing Google Maps).

For this tournament, you MUST complete the registration form on Google at: ... o/viewform

Once your registration is received, your school’s information will be updated on the forums. However, feel free to contact me if you have any questions. If you know of any schools that would like to attend, just forward them the link to this announcement.

Payment is due on the day of the tournament. Besides cash, checks can be made out to “Kings Park High School.”

No breakfast will be provided this year. However, a list of local eateries will be provided to each team in the event you wanted to leave for lunch. As in the past, there will be an option for schools to order pizza which will be delivered to the high school. More will be provided as we approach the tournament date.

Any questions, you may contact me at: [email protected] We look forward to seeing you on April 16th!

Teams Attending (As of 4-13-16)

Earl L. Vandermuelen: 2/1/0
Smithtown West: 2/2/0
North Babylon: 1/3/0
The Wheatley School: 2/1/0
Stuyvesant: 1/0/0
East Brunswick: 2/2/0
Kellenberg: 3/4/2
Half Hollow Hills East: 2/2/0
Plainedge: 2/0/0
Huntington: 1/1/2
Half Hollow Hills West: 1/0/0
Gotham: 1/0/0
Valley Stream South: 2/2/0
Bro. Fox Latin School: 1/0/0

Total Teams to Date: 23
Rob Celeste
Kings Park High Quiz Bowl Coach
Kings Park, NY