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Gonzaga/St. Anselm's Tournament RESCHEDULED (3/7/10)

Post by Kouign Amann » Tue Jun 02, 2009 11:18 pm

***THIS POST IS NOW LARGELY IRRELEVANT. PLEASE SEE NEW ANNOUNCEMENT HERE***
***RESCHEDULE INFORMATION IS HERE***

This is a rather preliminary announcement for a tournament to be co-hosted by Gonzaga and St. Anselm's on Saturday, February 6, 2010, lovingly subtitled the ZIGZAG (Zanily Imaginative GonZaga/Anselm's Games). Please note that pretty much all of the following information is subject to change in the next year, and all the words like "probably" and "tentatively" will be more firmly clarified in the fall, when a mass informational email will be sent out.

We are definitely leaning towards ordering an HSAPQ set. The field will absolutely capped at 36 teams, if we begin approaching that number. The format will probably be morning bracketed round robin prelims, followed by lunch, followed by a sixteen team elimination playoff, with consolation matches being provided for those who do not make the top sixteen.

This tournament will be a PACE NSC Qualifier.

The price for this tournament will probably be $60, plus or minus all those usual pluses and minuses.

All enquiries regarding further information should be directed to either me (prof.whoopieNOSPAMHERE@gmail.com) or Fr. Ken Meehan (kmeehanSPAMDENIED@gonzaga.org). All matters of registration, however, should be directed solely to Fr. Meehan, preferably with something like "Gonzaga Quizbowl Tournament Registration" in the subject line. If I receive any sort of registration-y email, I will simply reply back asking for it to be resent to the correct person.

Please rest assured, this tournament will indeed happen this season.

For what it's worth, the running field:
Nobody. Surprise-surprise.

Interest:
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Post by Down and out in Quintana Roo » Tue Jun 02, 2009 11:54 pm

This would be awesome, Aidan. Really hope this works out. Since we're going to concentrate on PACE more next year, it would be nice to, you know, actually play in an NSC format tournament before we attend NSC in May, unlike this season.

Let me/us know what we can do to help make this happen.
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Post by DumbJaques » Wed Jun 03, 2009 1:45 pm

followed by a sixteen team elimination playoff,
This is kind of weak for an otherwise great set at a location likely to draw lots of top teams. Would you consider changing it?
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Post by Mechanical Beasts » Wed Jun 03, 2009 2:03 pm

Also it's hard to choose 16 from 42; first and second from each of seven brackets, plus two paper wildcards, seems to be the most natural way. 42's a tough number because you want to minimize byes in any event; you're essentially sold on having at least one. I'd maybe make two championship brackets of seven, or else have prelim brackets of seven and then two championship brackets of six.
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Post by Kouign Amann » Wed Jun 03, 2009 3:27 pm

If you would like to discuss changes to the format, I would suggest emailing Fr. Meehan. When we were discussing format the other day, running a short tournament with as few staff as possible staying after lunch seemed like a priority to him. I myself would also prefer bracketed playoffs, but that idea didn't meet much support. Perhaps you can talk him out of it.
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Post by The King's Flight to the Scots » Wed Jun 03, 2009 4:46 pm

An addendum: Now that PACE has abandoned its old format, it is at the least uncertain that HSAPQ will continue making NSC-style packets. Right now, we're waiting for HSAPQ to address this.

EDIT: Clarity.
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Post by Adventure Temple Trail » Wed Jun 03, 2009 6:27 pm

ColJade wrote:An addendum: Now that PACE has abandoned its old format, it is at the least uncertain that HSAPQ will continue making NSC-style packets. Right now, we're waiting for HSAPQ to address this.
Reduced-NSC format was fun during the regular season - an "old NSC-format" set or two from HSAPQ wouldn't go entirely unappreciated even if PACE changes the format for their nationals.

EDIT: aaaaand I am blind and didn't check the Nationals boards before posting.
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Post by lagazzaladra » Sun Jun 07, 2009 5:58 pm

TJ will probably be interested in this.
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Post by The King's Flight to the Scots » Tue Jun 16, 2009 1:20 pm

Now that HSAPQ's PACE format has been discontinued, we will likely use HSAPQ's ACF-format, but with bouncebacks. However, we have not yet decided how to value the power marks.
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Post by Down and out in Quintana Roo » Tue Jun 16, 2009 1:26 pm

Maybe you should just mimic the rules that PACE is going to use for their national tournament in June, just so teams can say they've practiced on that exact format sometime before the end of the year.
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Post by The King's Flight to the Scots » Tue Jun 16, 2009 2:03 pm

Caesar Rodney HS wrote:Maybe you should just mimic the rules that PACE is going to use for their national tournament in June, just so teams can say they've practiced on that exact format sometime before the end of the year.
We will certainly consider that, but we need to talk to Father Meehan before making a decision. I suspect he would be fine with it, but I cannot say for certain. I've only said what I have because Fr. Meehan was very much in favor of bouncebacks when we spoke to him.
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Post by Down and out in Quintana Roo » Tue Jun 16, 2009 2:14 pm

ColJade wrote:
Caesar Rodney HS wrote:Maybe you should just mimic the rules that PACE is going to use for their national tournament in June, just so teams can say they've practiced on that exact format sometime before the end of the year.
We will certainly consider that, but we need to talk to Father Meehan before making a decision. I suspect he would be fine with it, but I cannot say for certain. I've only said what I have because Fr. Meehan was very much in favor of bouncebacks when we spoke to him.
Bouncebacks rock. We'd love to have a tournament that uses them once sometime in the "regular season," so, yeah... go for that.
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Post by The King's Flight to the Scots » Tue Aug 18, 2009 1:44 pm

Slight update: the field cap is at 36, since that's a much nicer number to work with.
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Post by at your pleasure » Tue Aug 18, 2009 1:58 pm

Whitman is interested.
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Post by Down and out in Quintana Roo » Tue Aug 18, 2009 3:16 pm

Rock. You know we want to come to this too.
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Post by Kouign Amann » Sat Aug 22, 2009 12:35 am

Update: This tournament is now a PACE qualifier.
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Prof.Whoopie wrote:Update: This tournament is now a PACE qualifier.
And make the field cap not the spawn of Satan.
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Prof.Whoopie wrote:Update: This tournament is now a PACE qualifier.
NIIIIIIICE!!!
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Post by johnsona » Mon Aug 24, 2009 9:43 pm

St. Andrew's from Ridgeland, MS is interested in this tournament. If you have more information/registration form, please email to johnsona@gosaints.org.
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Post by Robbie Ram » Thu Oct 01, 2009 5:00 pm

Robinson would like to "express interest", since we seem to enjoy getting trounced by much higher-calibre teams than our own.
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Post by Fr. Ken Meehan » Sat Nov 07, 2009 12:38 am

This is Ken Meehan at Gonzaga, at three months before our tournament of February 6th, just to let you know the tournament is definitely "on"; we are working to find a reputable source for questions, after receiving no response to an inquiry made to our preferred outfit, Mr. Gioia's HSAPQ. Shall we pay more and see if NAQT can accommodate us? I'm open to mirroring someone's also -- considered responding to the offer by Hunter HS that's having a tournament February 27th, but they may not have their questions done three weeks earlier, or may draw some teams that would also consider coming to ours. My cohort at St. Anselm's, Aidan Mehigan, will soon be sending you details about our way of proceeding, once we get the commitment for question sets finalized. DC -- with our school's great location -- deserves to have a worthy tournament!

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Post by t-bar » Sat Nov 07, 2009 9:18 pm

Fr. Ken Meehan wrote:considered responding to the offer by Hunter HS that's having a tournament February 27th, but they may not have their questions done three weeks earlier, or may draw some teams that would also consider coming to ours.
I obviously can't speak officially on this, but if I remember correctly Matt Weiner announced today at VCU Fall that VCU Spring would be a mirror of Prison Bowl. Since this change doesn't seem to have been reflected in the official announcement, If this is complete BS I apologize for my mishearing. However, the potential field drain is something to consider.
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Post by wexs883198215 » Sun Nov 08, 2009 10:45 pm

Hm...what's happening to HSAPQ...
Their site isn't being updated with upcoming events and such either.

EDIT: Oh yea, forgot to say we were interested :oops:
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Post by Kouign Amann » Sun Nov 08, 2009 10:53 pm

I have recently been informed that we have indeed been promised Set 10 for use at this tournament. Once Fr. Meehan looks over the announcement I sent him, full details will be posted, and info will be sent out. We promise! Sorry this is taking so long to get ironed out.
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Post by Nine-Tenths Ideas » Sun Nov 08, 2009 10:57 pm

I should probably mention that Blake or at least "Oh look I'm putting something in quotation marks how zany" high school is interested.
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Post by paulsausville » Tue Nov 10, 2009 6:29 pm

Aldo Montoya wrote:I should probably mention that Blake or at least "Oh look I'm putting something in quotation marks how zany" high school is interested.

oh hey, I can actually go to this one
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Post by btressler » Sun Nov 15, 2009 4:37 pm

Prof.Whoopie wrote:I have recently been informed that we have indeed been promised Set 10 for use at this tournament. Once Fr. Meehan looks over the announcement I sent him, full details will be posted, and info will be sent out. We promise! Sorry this is taking so long to get ironed out.
Is this the same set being used at Penn this Saturday? If so, that would affect us, CR, and TJ (but I don't have a good suggestion on how to fix the set conflict).
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Post by Down and out in Quintana Roo » Sun Nov 15, 2009 4:39 pm

I think UPenn is using set 9, Bill... (their website is all kinds of out-of-date) so it would make this one okay.
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Post by Self-incompatibility in plants » Sun Nov 15, 2009 4:48 pm

Btw, we will be making this tournament with one buzzer set, and one moderator. So you can put us down as being registered.
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Post by Fr. Ken Meehan » Tue Nov 17, 2009 4:30 pm

Fr. Meehan here -- We have definitely committed to using Question Set 10 -- and I have been informed by the financial officer of HSAPQ that they are not releasing this set until the end of January -- it has been promised to us for the geographical area from which we expect to draw on February 6th. My cohort, Aidan of Anselm's, will have details about the tournament coming to everyone by next week. Meanwhile you can email me if you're pretty sure you want to come,to secure an early reservation. Thanks! kmeehan@gonzaga.org

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***RESCHEDULE INFORMATION IS HERE***
The official announcement for this tournament is now making its long awaited debut. The format has been lovingly ripped off of Matt Weiner's because I like his style.

This is the official announcement for the ZIGZAG (Zanily Imaginative GonZaga/Anselm’s Games), a high school academic quiz bowl tournament to be hosted by the combined quiz bowl clubs of Gonzaga College High School and St. Anselm’s Abbey School, on Saturday, February 6th, 2010.

This tournament will take place at Gonzaga, located in downtown Washington, DC, near Union Station. The exact address is 19 Eye Street NW, Washington, DC 20001.

PARKING: Parking is available on the school grounds. Follow the security guard on duty if necessary.

TIMES: Registration will run from 7:30 to 8:45. An opening meeting will then follow, with the goal of starting Round 1 as soon as possible after 9:00.

AFFILIATION: This tournament will be affiliated with the Partnership for Academic Competition Excellence and will be an opportunity to qualify for the National Scholastics Championship (http://www.pace-nsc.org), which is run by PACE and will occur the weekend of June 5, 2010.

QUESTIONS: The questions will be provided by High School Academic Pyramid Questions (Tournament Set # 10), and will feature games of 20 ten-point tossups, each with 30-point bonuses, untimed. We are considering including “negs” and “powers” on tossups, and “bounce-backs” on bonuses, and will announce a decision on tournament day.

FORMAT: Our ideal tournament format is for a maximum of 36 teams. In the morning preliminaries, the teams will be divided into six brackets of six teams each and play five-game round-robins in rounds 1-5. Any ties will be broken, and after lunch the teams will then be ranked and re-bracketed, with all bracket champs going into one new bracket, second-placers into another, and so on down the line. Over rounds 6-10, each new bracket will play another round-robin. The tournament championship will be decided by a final (of up to two games if necessary) between the top two teams in the championship bracket.

In the event that fewer than 36 teams register, the format will change accordingly. All teams will be offered a minimum of 9 games in any format, should they desire to play them. Trophies will be awarded to the top three teams, and special book prizes will be awarded to the top five individual scorers.

REGISTRATION AND FEES:
Base fee: $60 for first team; $50 for additional teams. There is no limit to the number of teams who can attend from one school.
Buzzer discount: $10 off total fee for each fully functional system (control box and eight activators all work, please, so we can keep the games moving on schedule). Limit of two buzzer systems per school.
Reader discount: $10 off school's total fee if you can provide a reader. This could be a coach or recommended student who is not playing. Volunteer readers must stay through all the games (except finals) in order to receive credit for their school. Please let us know well in advance if you will bring a reader. We will not need volunteer score-keepers.

TRAVEL DISCOUNT: $10 discount for teams traveling more than 200 miles from your school to ours (as verified by Mapquest).

TO REGISTER: e-mail Fr. Ken Meehan at kmeehan@gonzaga.org (preferably with something about “quiz bowl” and/or “tournament” in the subject line) with the number of teams, buzzers, and readers you want to bring, and a phone number where you can be contacted in case of emergency. You should receive prompt confirmation of your registration. Final information (directions to school, decisions about impending weather, e.g.) will be sent as the tournament time approaches.

METHOD OF PAYMENT: All teams must pay by the day of the tournament, but we will welcome checks by mail ahead of time. We can accept cash, personal checks, or checks from school or school district. Sorry, we have no ability to process purchase orders, credit cards, Paypal, or any other forms of payment.

Please make out checks to “Gonzaga High School.” If you require a pre-tournament invoice in order to have a check cut, let us know as soon as possible so that we can send you the paperwork in time.

TEAM & ROSTER SIZE: There may be a maximum of six players on one team's roster, up to four of whom may play at one time. If you bring more than six players, you must register a second team to have all of them play. There will be a halftime substitution opportunity in each game. Each player may appear on only one team's roster throughout the day. Teams may also play shorthanded if necessary.

FOOD: A delicious breakfast will be served at this tournament. No lunch will be provided; however, Union Station with its many food-court options is a short walk away, and a Subway sandwich shop adjoins the campus.

Please e-mail me if you have any further questions, but remember to email Fr. Meehan with your official registration. We’re looking forward to seeing a wide variety of teams from DC and surrounding states on February 6th.

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Field:
SCHOOL - TEAMS - BUZZERS - MODS
Caesar Rodney - 1 - 1 - 1
Centennial - 1 - 2 - 0
Charter - 6 - 4 - 1
Wilson - 1 - 1 - 0
Bullis - 1 - 1 - 0
GDS - 3 - 1 - 0
Longfellow - 1 - 1 - 0
Maggie Walker - 1 - 0 - 0
Bishop Ireton - 1 - 0 - 0
RM - 3 - 1 - 0
Blair - 1 - 1 - 0
Whitman - 1 - 1 - 0
Quince Orchard - 1 - 1 - 0
TJ - 4 - 1 - 0
Blake- 1 - 1 - 0
Perry Hall - 1 - 0 - 0
WJ - 1 - 1 - 0
Sidwell - 1 - 1 - 0
Robinson - 1 - 1 - 1
Mountain Vista - 1 - 0 - 0
SSSAS - 2 - 1 - 0
Howard - 1 - 1 - 0
Marshall - 1 - 1 - 0
TOTALS: 36 - 23 - 3

Waitlist (in order of reception of request)
Wilson - 1
GDS - 1

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Post by Adventure Temple Trail » Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:12 pm

Since this is probably the only tournament in DC proper not hosted by us, we're definitely going to this. Put us down as "interested" until we find out how many teams, buzzers, etc. we're bringing.
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Post by Self-incompatibility in plants » Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:15 pm

Go ahead an put us down for one team, one buzzer set, and one moderator. I suppose there is a chance we could bring another team, but it's very unlikely.
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Post by Down and out in Quintana Roo » Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:21 pm

Self-incompatibility in plants wrote:Go ahead an [sic] put us down for one team
Yup
one buzzer set,
Yup
and one moderator.
Man, i volunteered to moderate and didn't even know it! :wink: No prob, you knew i would anyway.
I suppose there is a chance we could bring another team, but it's very unlikely.
This is also correct.
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Post by Kouign Amann » Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:23 pm

Self-incompatibility in plants wrote:Go ahead an put us down for one team, one buzzer set, and one moderator. I suppose there is a chance we could bring another team, but it's very unlikely.
I will do this, but please email Fr. Meehan as well. He wants to be able to keep track of all the official registrations.
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Post by Kouign Amann » Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:26 pm

I am bad at hitting "edit" instead of "quote." Move along.
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Post by Angry Babies in Love » Sat Nov 28, 2009 12:07 am

RM is very interested in attending.
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Post by wilsonmathteacher » Mon Dec 14, 2009 7:48 pm

Wilson HS is interested in attending and I tried to email Fr. Meehan in late November (twice) and never heard anything back. Is the address you gave correct?
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Post by Kouign Amann » Mon Dec 14, 2009 8:00 pm

wilsonmathteacher wrote:Wilson HS is interested in attending and I tried to email Fr. Meehan in late November (twice) and never heard anything back. Is the address you gave correct?
It is, but I have heard reports from you and others that he doesn't respond consistently. I'm going to try to talk to him about this. If you check the current field, however, you will see he did indeed forward your email to me and that you are registered. If you want to change any of the information there, just email me.
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Post by Sacapuntas » Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:02 pm

We've been talking about trying to get to this tournament. We would bring one team -- this is, however, merely an expression of interest.
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Post by wilsonmathteacher » Tue Dec 15, 2009 7:54 am

Prof.Whoopie wrote:
wilsonmathteacher wrote:Wilson HS is interested in attending and I tried to email Fr. Meehan in late November (twice) and never heard anything back. Is the address you gave correct?
It is, but I have heard reports from you and others that he doesn't respond consistently. I'm going to try to talk to him about this. If you check the current field, however, you will see he did indeed forward your email to me and that you are registered. If you want to change any of the information there, just email me.
Cool, thanks. I didn't think to look at the current field to see if it was updated. No worries then.
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Post by btressler » Tue Dec 15, 2009 8:08 am

Besides the 6 teams and me reading, you can put us down for 4 buzzers.

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Post by Kouign Amann » Wed Jan 06, 2010 8:27 pm

Alright folks, this is now one month away. Get your registrations in.
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Post by Kouign Amann » Mon Jan 11, 2010 7:28 pm

There are now eight spots left, and I have a feeling we may have to start a waitlist sooner than I would like. If you don't want to be on that waitlist, I suggest registering soon.
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Post by Nine-Tenths Ideas » Mon Jan 11, 2010 7:41 pm

Should get word on whether Blake is coming to this by midway through the week. If it isn't, then I'll register as me.
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Post by Nine-Tenths Ideas » Wed Jan 13, 2010 2:58 pm

Alright, I'll just register as Blake. Either way we're bringing a team.
EDIT: And a buzzer set, of course.
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Post by Down and out in Quintana Roo » Wed Jan 13, 2010 4:04 pm

Aidan, this is a tournament that would be nice to have a second team from CR playing. How soon should i register them? I really have no idea if they can make it (or if i can get a parent to help drive), but should i just register one anyway just so i don't lose that spot?
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Post by Kouign Amann » Wed Jan 13, 2010 7:53 pm

Dr. Isaac Yankem, DDS wrote:Aidan, this is a tournament that would be nice to have a second team from CR playing. How soon should i register them? I really have no idea if they can make it (or if i can get a parent to help drive), but should i just register one anyway just so i don't lose that spot?
I'm not really sure. People, what's standard procedure for this? Do teams usually just try to grab a spot even if they're not sure about it? I'd certainly be willing to allow you to do that, I'm just not sure if I should. Feedback for a first-time TD would be helpful.
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Post by wexs883198215 » Thu Jan 14, 2010 9:36 pm

There's no way WJ is missing this. Can I just grab a spot for our team (+1 buzzer system) and wait for my coach to handle the details?
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Post by Kouign Amann » Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:19 pm

wexs883198215 wrote:There's no way WJ is missing this. Can I just grab a spot for our team (+1 buzzer system) and wait for my coach to handle the details?
Sure. Just send Fr. Meehan an email.
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