Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/2015)

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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Frauny Von Smiley » Thu Feb 26, 2015 10:56 pm

I still require the Skype ID of the following people who I am under the impression are still playing:

Eric Mukherjee
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Ben Zhang
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by vcuEvan » Thu Feb 26, 2015 11:18 pm

Frauny Von Smiley wrote:I still require the Skype ID of the following people who I am under the impression are still playing:

Eric Mukherjee
Evan Adams
Ben Zhang
I don't think any of us is playing. We didn't register.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Frauny Von Smiley » Fri Feb 27, 2015 1:24 pm

At the moment we have five teams registered, so if there is anybody who wishes to register at the last minute that would be enormously helpful.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Valefor » Fri Feb 27, 2015 1:39 pm

The easiest solution may just be for me to drop. At this point, it looks like I would be playing solo, anyway.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Knot Gneiss » Fri Feb 27, 2015 2:34 pm

Frauny Von Smiley wrote:At the moment we have five teams registered, so if there is anybody who wishes to register at the last minute that would be enormously helpful.
Did you get my email/are you counting the team of me + Ben Zhang among these five? If so, we can drop to even out the field if a sixth team doesn't register.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Frauny Von Smiley » Fri Feb 27, 2015 2:56 pm

Knot Gneiss wrote:
Frauny Von Smiley wrote:At the moment we have five teams registered, so if there is anybody who wishes to register at the last minute that would be enormously helpful.
Did you get my email/are you counting the team of me + Ben Zhang among these five? If so, we can drop to even out the field if a sixth team doesn't register.
I am indeed counting you among those five.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Frauny Von Smiley » Fri Feb 27, 2015 3:42 pm

Current Field

Team 1: Tejas, Kenji, Mike, Doug

Team 2: Jacob, Jake, Nick, Rama

Team 3: Jason Chang, Corry, Kevin, Hideohiro

Team 4: Dylan, Alejandro, Jonathan, Sid

Team 5: Benji, Ben

Possible solo team of Jason Thompson
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Valefor » Fri Feb 27, 2015 8:50 pm

Actually, it looks like a work project is going to keep me from having enough free time to play. So, I think I am definitely out, unfortunately.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Eddie » Fri Feb 27, 2015 9:44 pm

Frauny Von Smiley wrote:Current Field

Team 1: Tejas, Kenji, Mike, Doug

Team 2: Jacob, Jake, Nick, Rama

Team 3: Jason Chang, Corry, Kevin, Hideohiro

Team 4: Dylan, Alejandro, Jonathan, Sid

Team 5: Benji, Ben

Possible solo team of Jason Thompson
As a slight correction, Team 3's members include Jason Cheng and Hidehiro.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Frauny Von Smiley » Sat Feb 28, 2015 4:10 pm

The tournament information will be sent out later today.

I still need email addresses from Ben Zhang, Corry Wang, Kevin Wang, Hidehiro Anto, and Jonathan from Rutgers. I am also missing Jonathan from Rutgers' Skype ID.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Amizda Calyx » Sat Feb 28, 2015 4:37 pm

If there's any eleventh-hour need to fill out a team or anything, I'd be down to join. Email me at joellesmartATyahoo.com
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Urech hydantoin synthesis » Sat Feb 28, 2015 5:45 pm

My email is ben[dot]zhng1[at][google's mail service]
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Post by Cold Stone Steve Austin » Sat Feb 28, 2015 6:40 pm

My email is hidehiro.anto at gmail.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by 1992 in spaceflight » Sat Feb 28, 2015 7:17 pm

Nick let us know yesterday that he was out for Oxford Open, so we may have a spot on our team (it depends on if the person I've asked responds).
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by The Ununtiable Twine » Sat Feb 28, 2015 9:50 pm

The Two Hearts of Kwasi Boachi wrote:Nick let us know yesterday that he was out for Oxford Open, so we may have a spot on our team (it depends on if the person I've asked responds).
Eric Douglass is joining our team.
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Post by Periplus of the Erythraean Sea » Sat Feb 28, 2015 10:05 pm

I'm willing to show up and play after around 4PM if someone wants me on their team. Email me at gamegeek2 [at] gmail [dot] com and skype me at will.alston4
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Frauny Von Smiley » Sun Mar 01, 2015 9:01 pm

After being tied going into a one game final, team 35 Tons of Fake Egyptian Butter (Eric Douglass, Jacob O'Rourke, Jake Sundberg, and Rama Rangaraju) defeated team The Bread of Our Generation (Benji Nguyen and Ben Zhang) to win the tournament.

I am working on stats right now.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Frauny Von Smiley » Sun Mar 01, 2015 9:52 pm

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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Periplus of the Erythraean Sea » Sun Mar 01, 2015 10:13 pm

I only played the last game and half of the second-to-last game with Jasper, so my GP should be 1.5

EDIT: There also seem to be a significant number of stat errors for Tejas/Mike/Kenji/Doug team. Most dramatically, Doug seems to have fixed his negging problem by getting negative five negs in a game - a truly astonishing feat! There's also a round where they are listed with something like 1 PPB.
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Post by sephirothrr » Sun Mar 01, 2015 10:21 pm

Likewise, Jacob O'Rourke did not play round 5 and most (if not all) of round 6.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by 1992 in spaceflight » Sun Mar 01, 2015 10:23 pm

I missed round 4 after tossup 13, round 5 and round 6 until tossup 17 (I had to take a friend back home to St. Louis, because the weather yesterday got pretty bad).

EDIT: I see Rama ninja'd me, but I figure specifics on what rounds I missed would be helpful.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Frauny Von Smiley » Sun Mar 01, 2015 10:32 pm

I'll look into all of this. I've been running on little sleep the past few days so it's entirely possible that I made a few mistakes.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by The Ununtiable Twine » Sun Mar 01, 2015 10:35 pm

The Two Hearts of Kwasi Boachi wrote:
I missed round 4 after tossup 13, round 5 and round 6 until tossup 17 (I had to take a friend back home to St. Louis, because the weather yesterday got pretty bad).

EDIT: I see Rama ninja'd me, but I figure specifics on what rounds I missed would be helpful.
Yes, I can confirm this is correct. Thanks to the readers for putting on a fun tournament!
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by sephirothrr » Sun Mar 01, 2015 10:36 pm

Frauny Von Smiley wrote:I'll look into all of this. I've been running on little sleep the past few days so it's entirely possible that I made a few mistakes.
I don't mean to detract from the tournament - I'm really glad you decided to hold an online mirror! It was lots of fun!
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Post by The Ununtiable Twine » Mon Mar 02, 2015 3:14 am

Round 3's score between Benji and Jonathan/Alejandro seems a bit low - perhaps this is the right score but it seems really low compared to the others.
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Re: Announcement: Oxford Open North America Online (03/01/20

Post by Alejandro » Tue Mar 03, 2015 1:08 am

The Ununtiable Twine wrote:Round 3's score between Benji and Jonathan/Alejandro seems a bit low - perhaps this is the right score but it seems really low compared to the others.
Those numbers look correct. It was a low-scoring game.
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