2018 ACF Fall @ University of Maryland, College Park (11/3)

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2018 ACF Fall @ University of Maryland, College Park (11/3)

Post by rlaljani »

I am pleased to announce the Mid-Atlantic site of ACF Fall 2018, to be held at University of Maryland, College Park on Saturday, 3 November 2018. Games will tentatively take place in the Francis Scott Key building on the University of Maryland campus. The opening meeting will start at 9:00, and games will begin immediately after this meeting is finished.

Registration for this event has two steps:
First, please write to us at [email protected] with team name, number, and buzzer/staffer information.
Second, fill out the central ACF Fall registration form with all relevant information. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIp ... g/viewform

Base fee: $135
Buzzer: -$5/functional system
Staffers: -$10/staffer
Shorthanded fee (teams of 1 or 2 players): $60
"New to Quizbowl" discount: $100

Packet Discounts/Penalties:
Any team with at least one person on it who played a regular, collegiate, academic quizbowl tournament prior to September 1, 2017 is required to submit a packet, unless it is a high school team.

Half-packet templates will be sent out to your team after you have submitted the registration form. If you have questions on the submission guidelines, email them to [email protected] and they'll clarify.

Please submit packets to [email protected] and use “ACF Fall 2018: [Team Name]” in the subject line.

Submission schedule
September 8: -$30
September 22: -$15 (-$30 if optional)
October 6: no penalty (-$15 if optional)
October 13: +$25
October 20: +$50
Packets submitted later than October 20 will receive an additional penalty.

Note Regarding Highschool Teams
High school teams are not allowed to register for this mirror of ACF Fall. If however, we receive interest from high school teams, we may petition ACF and eligibility will be decided on a case-by-case basis.

For more information, consult the global announcement or email the editors at [email protected]
Rohan Laljani
University of Maryland, College Park
Noble Rot
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Re: 2018 ACF Fall @ University of Maryland, College Park (11/3)

Post by Noble Rot »

Thank you to all the teams that came out to ACF Fall this year - we hope you had a great time. Congratulations to Maryland A, who cleared the field to win the Maryland site of ACF Fall this year. Full stats can be found here: http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/5396/

If there are any mistakes with the statistics, please email me at [email protected].
Alex Echikson
Richard Montgomery '16, University of Maryland '20