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Virginia Tech High School Fall Tournament at Virginia Tech (9/21/2019)

Posted: Fri Jul 19, 2019 11:14 pm
by A_Wilson
Virginia Tech will be hosting a high school tournament on September 21st, 2019.

Location:
McBryde (225 Stanger Street) or New Classroom Building (1455 Perry Street)

Question Set:
NAQT Invitational Series #185A set (IS-185A)

Registration Fee:
$60/team

Discounts:
Experienced Staffer: -$10
Working Buzzer Set: -$5
New to Quizbowl: -$10
Travel Discount (per 150 miles one way from Virginia Tech) : -$10

All checks can be made payable to Academic Competition Organization

Field:
The number of teams for this tournament will initially be capped at 20, although we may expand depending on interest and resources.

Team Size
6 players can be on a team, although only 4 can play at a time. Schools fielding more than 6 players should register an additional team

Registration:
Email [email protected] with:
-Team name
-Number of Teams
-Number of Buzzers
-Number of Staff
-Any applicable discounts

On the day of the tournament, registration will start at 8:15 AM, and rounds should start at 9:00 AM
Thanks, and we hope to see you in Blacksburg soon!

Re: Virginia Tech High School Fall Tournament at Virginia Tech (9/21/2019)

Posted: Tue Sep 03, 2019 1:47 pm
by meebles127
Would it be possible to get a field update?

Re: Virginia Tech High School Fall Tournament at Virginia Tech (9/21/2019)

Posted: Wed Sep 11, 2019 10:03 am
by WVquizbowlmom
Hi, I sent an email July 28, but have not heard back. Are you still hosting the tournament? George Washington High School’s new coach needs to know before asking for student commitments.

Re: Virginia Tech High School Fall Tournament at Virginia Tech (9/21/2019)

Posted: Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:24 pm
by A_Wilson
Hi Everyone!

Location Update: We will be in McBryde Hall.
Here's the current field for the tournament:

School: number of teams/buzzers/confirmed staffers

Gate City: 2/1/0*
Salem HS: 1/2/0
Massanutten Regional Governor's School: 1/0/1
Carroll County HS: 1/1/0*
Jefferson Forest HS: 2/2/2
East Chapel Hill: 1/0/0
Norfolk Academic Guild: 2/0/0
Richlands HS: 1/0/0
Cave Springs: 4/2/1*
Virginia Episcopal School: 2/0/0
NKA Homeschool Collective: 1/0/0
Honaker: 2/1/0
CHS: 1/1/0
Hidden Valley: 1/2/0*

Total: 22/11/4
*: Might be able to bring more than confirmed.

Re: Virginia Tech High School Fall Tournament at Virginia Tech (9/21/2019)

Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:25 am
by WVquizbowlmom
George Washington is still trying to sign up teams. The new coach said that she registered. We have two teams who want to go. Please look for my email that I just sent you.

Re: Virginia Tech High School Fall Tournament at Virginia Tech (9/21/2019)

Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:26 pm
by A_Wilson
Final Field Update.

Gate City: 2/1/0*
Salem HS: 1/2/0
Massanutten Regional Governor's School: 1/0/1
Carroll County HS: 1/1/0*
Jefferson Forest HS: 2/2/2
East Chapel Hill: 1/0/0
Norfolk Academic Guild: 2/0/0
Richlands HS: 1/0/0
Cave Springs: 4/2/1*
Virginia Episcopal School: 2/0/0
NKA Homeschool Collective: 1/0/0
Honaker: 2/1/0
CHS: 1/1/0
Hidden Valley: 1/2/0*
George Washington HS: 2/1/1

Total: 24/12/5

Re: Virginia Tech High School Fall Tournament at Virginia Tech (9/21/2019)

Posted: Mon Sep 16, 2019 2:57 pm
by mithokie
Blacksburg HS would like to register 3 teams. I sent an e-mail as well.