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women playing solo

Post by dxdtdemon » Fri Dec 11, 2009 7:10 pm

I saw that at some tournament this year, Miriam Nussbaum of Cornell played solo. Anyway, I was wondering if anyone knew of any other female quizbowlers who have played solo at a non-singles tournament.
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Re: women playing solo

Post by Mettius Fufetius » Fri Dec 11, 2009 8:51 pm

I can't for the life of me figure out why you consider this important or interesting, but here is a data point: Nina Charap played solo for Emory at ACF Fall (Georgia Tech). Also, I hear Hannah Kirsch is planning to do this at ACF Winter (UGA site).
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Re: women playing solo

Post by Sen. Estes Kefauver (D-TN) » Fri Dec 11, 2009 9:04 pm

Hannah already played solo at the 2008 ICT.
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Re: women playing solo

Post by Auks Ran Ova » Sat Dec 12, 2009 2:01 am

This thread:

1. sucks
2. is vaguely creepy
3. contributes nothing to history
4. sucks

Bye-bye, thread!
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