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Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/10/18

Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:40 pm
by Youngster Joey
Johns Hopkins University is pleased to announce that we will be mirroring the 2018 Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) on Saturday, March 10, 2018. This tournament is geared towards new or lesser experienced college players, as the set difficulty will be below regular. More information on the set can be found here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewto ... =8&t=20424.

Eligibility:
All current high school and undergraduate students are eligible to play. Graduate students can obtain permission to play from Young Fenimore Lee at [email protected]. Generally, only less-experienced graduate students who played their first tournament in the 2017 - 2018 school year will be granted permission. All teams must be composed of students from the same school.

Location:
The tournament will take place at Johns Hopkins University, located at 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218. Room locations will be in Gilman Hall. A map of campus can be found here: http://cis.jhu.edu/images/campus_map_0907.pdf. Parking is available at the South Garage, at the flat rate of $9 per day.

Entry Fees and Discounts:
Base Fee: $110 per team
Buzzers: -$5 per each working buzzer system
Travel: -$10 per 200 miles traveled one way
Staffing: -$10 per competent staffer (limit one per team)

Payment must be made on the day of the tournament either by cash or check only. Please make checks out to "Johns Hopkins University."

Registration:
To register, please complete this form: https://goo.gl/forms/wEO7DgyxqibXnsx53. The field will initially be capped at 16 teams.

Please contact us at [email protected] if you have any questions.

Re: Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/1

Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:43 pm
by Youngster Joey
Registered Teams (16/16):
School | # Teams | # Buzzers | # Staffers
Carnegie Mellon | 2 | 0 | 2
Delaware | 1 | 0 | 0
Dred Defenders | 1 | 1 | 0
Gettysburg | 1 | 1 | 0
Johns Hopkins | 3 | 3 | Enough
Langley | 2 | 2 | 0
Maryland | 3 | 1 | 1
Penn | 1 | 1 | 0
Sally Hemings | 1 | 0 | 0
Scranton | 1 | 0 | 0

Re: Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/1

Posted: Mon Feb 12, 2018 9:19 pm
by Youngster Joey
Reminder that this tournament is happening in a little less than a month. We welcome all interested high school and college teams to sign up!

Re: Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/1

Posted: Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:52 pm
by Youngster Joey
The field has reached our tentative cap of 16 teams. We are currently in the process of expanding the field.

Re: Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/1

Posted: Fri Mar 02, 2018 6:35 pm
by Youngster Joey
UPDATE: The field has been expanded to 18 teams.

Re: Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/1

Posted: Fri Mar 02, 2018 8:42 pm
by The Squamous Homarid
Hello,
Wilmington Charter originally signed up as we had anticipated a date change for this event and since JHU has decided to stick with the original date (which is also the date of our middle school tournament), we regretfully have to go through with the decision to drop our team from the event.

Re: Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/1

Posted: Sat Mar 10, 2018 7:03 pm
by Youngster Joey
Congratulations to Penn for winning an advantaged final against Sally Hemings! Thanks to all teams for coming!

Re: Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/1

Posted: Sat Mar 10, 2018 10:19 pm
by wcheng
My thanks to the JHU team for running this tournament! The rounds went smoothly and were well-organized. I would definitely consider attending future tournaments at JHU.

Re: Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/1

Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2018 2:23 am
by Youngster Joey
wcheng wrote:My thanks to the JHU team for running this tournament! The rounds went smoothly and were well-organized. I would definitely consider attending future tournaments at JHU.
Thanks Weijia for these kind words! We definitely look forward to hosting more college tournaments in the upcoming future.

Re: Stevenson Memorial Tournament (SMT) at Johns Hopkins 3/1

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:53 am
by Your Genie Felon, Me
Thank you to everyone who played this mirror of JHU, and thank you to JHU for hosting! A private discussion forum is open to get comments on the set – to join the private forum, go to User Control Panel -> Usergroups -> Select "2018 SMT Discussion" -> Click "Submit". Thank you all!